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In China, growing discontent over car restrictions


August 15th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 14 (IANS) There is a growing discontent across China with speculation that more cities will follow Beijing and Guangzhou and limit the number of new cars.Beijing started capping ... Read more...

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Beijing car sales to plummet in 2011


December 24th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 24 (IANS) Car sales in Beijing will plummet from last year's 890,000 units to 400,000 units in 2011 because of the city's new traffic rules, experts say.Beijing adopted ... Read more...

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West Bengal cabinet takes pro-learning decisions


November 4th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 3 (IANS) In conformity with the right to education act, the West Bengal cabinet Thursday approved a 'no-detention policy' for promoting all students up to Class 8 but ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi Indian schools to have 20,000 seats by 2013


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, Apr 22 (ANI): The Abu Dhabi Education Council plans to provide more than 20,000 seats in Indian schools, while introducing another three new Indian schools by the 2012-13 academic year, ... Read more...

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Beijing hikes parking fee to ease traffic congestion


April 1st, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 1 (IANS) Beijing Friday started charging higher parking fees in non-residential areas in a bid to get cars off the city's overcrowded roads.The fee is now 10 yuan ... Read more...

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Mixed response to quota in nursery admissions


February 11th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) As Delhi's schools Friday continued announcing their final lists for nursery admissions, many poor parents in Delhi expressed relief over the 25 percent reservation of seats for ... Read more...

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Car licence lottery held in traffic choked Beijing


January 26th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 26 (IANS) The first ever car licence plate lottery was held Wednesday in Beijing, a city where 800,000 new cars took to the overcrowded roads last year.The lottery system has ... Read more...

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Tripura not to follow new education policy yet


January 17th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 17 (IANS) The Left Front government in Tripura will not follow the central government's guidelines for school admissions as the state is yet to pass the necessary laws, officials said ... Read more...

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Nursery admission process to begin in all Delhi schools Monday


January 2nd, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Nursery admissions in Delhi will start in a full-fledged manner Monday as parents gear up to brave the cold while queuing up at schools for buying application ... Read more...

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Beijing puts limits on new vehicle registrations to stem traffic jam epidemic


December 24th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 24 (ANI): Beijing has announced new traffic measures, including limiting registration of new vehicles, in a major effort to tackle traffic jams on roads in China's capital city.China Daily ... Read more...

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Parents await Delhi’s new nursery admission system


December 14th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) The Delhi government's decision to balance both the point and lottery systems in the new nursery admission guidelines that are likely to be announced Wednesday, has drawn ... Read more...

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Delhi nursery admission guidelines out Wednesday


December 13th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The confusion prevailing over nursery school admissions in Delhi is expected to be over Wednesday as the government would issue a formulated guideline system, Delhi's Education Minister ... Read more...

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A Clothing Exchange Party Can Refresh Your Wardrobe


September 20th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Clothes and accessories are one of the weaknesses of women. However, at times it so happens that you get bored of your own wardrobes and think ... Read more...

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Punjab Police bust inter-state lottery racket


June 15th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ludhiana, June 15 (IANS) Punjab Police Tuesday claimed to have busted an inter-state lottery racket worth crores of rupees with the arrest of 13 people here. Nearly Rs.1.16 crore, 34 mobile phones, one ... Read more...

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Two million Soccer World Cup tickets already sold


January 28th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 28 (ANI): The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has dispelled fears of poor attendances at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa after announcing that two million tickets of ... Read more...

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Select a Seat selling tickets for Taylor Swift concert


December 5th, 2009 - 1:54 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wichita, Dec 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Taylor Swift who swept all the recent music awards is in very high demand if the sale of her concerts are anything to go by. Besides ... Read more...

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New York City Marathon 2009


November 2nd, 2009 - 1:13 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The ING New York City Marathon 2009 starts at 8:20 am in Central Park today. The ING New York City Marathon 2009 is going to ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh Haj committee to demand increase in quota


September 28th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) With more devout from the state applying for the Haj pilgrimage, the Uttar Pradesh State Haj Committee Monday decided to request the central Haj committee to increase its ... Read more...

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More tickets for Jacko’s comeback gigs up for grabs


June 24th, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): More tickets for Michael Jackson's comeback concerts in London are to go on sale.The "limited" number of extra seats, estimated to cost hundreds per show, had previously ... Read more...

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Statue of Liberty crown to reopen to tourists on July 4


May 9th, 2009 - 11:24 am ICT by ANI
New York, May 9 (ANI): American Interior Secretary Ken Salazar has announced that the crown of the Statue of Liberty will be reopened to tourists on July 4, to mark the 233rd ... Read more...

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Swine flu pandemic ‘could kill 750,000 in UK’


May 1st, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): Up to 1.2 million people could be hospitalised and 750,000 killed if the swine flu pandemic sweeps the nation, according to draft Government guidance about an outbreak.As patients ... Read more...

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Statue of Liberty will open for the public again on July 4th


March 25th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.25 (ANI): The Statue of Liberty, which has been closed to visitors sine the 9/11 attacks in 2001, will be open to the public again from July 4, 2009. The New ... Read more...

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Sports city to be built at Noida


May 1st, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by admin
Noida, May 1 (IANS) In view of the Commonwealth Games being held in 2010, the New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (NOIDA) in its board meeting Thursday decided to establish a world-class sports ... Read more...

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Criminal lawsuit filed against former Thai prime minister


March 10th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, March 10 (DPA) Thailand's Assets Examination Committee (AEC) Monday filed a criminal lawsuit against former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra and 46 others for attempting to change the state lottery system in ... Read more...

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Rights group wants Andhra’s centuries-old ’stick fight’ ritual to stop


November 14th, 2007 - 2:40 am ICT by admin
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