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Wearability factor gets prominence at LFW


August 5th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) The wearability factor seems to have inspired most of the young designers at the ongoing Lakme Fashion Week-Winter Festive 2012. From Payal Kapoor, to Mayank Anand ... Read more...

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Jay Shree Tea fetches higher returns


July 26th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 25 (IANS) A higher price of tea in the market during the current financial year is likely to help in protecting the bottom line of city-based Jay Shree ... Read more...

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Distance makes heart grow fonder - does it? (Feature)


May 8th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) New Delhi-based Pritha Mishra, 25, is in a fix. Her boyfriend of five years has been beckoned to New York for a year-long assignment. ... Read more...

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Corruption major roadblock in India’s development: Court


March 23rd, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday observed while punishing six persons, including a bank manager, that corruption was a major roadblock in India's development.The Central Bureau of ... Read more...

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The white ghost of the Himalayas: A vision in the snow (Feature)


March 11th, 2012 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Srinagar, March 11 (IANS) Some days ago, on a wind-swept, desolate mountainside in Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil district, infra-red cameras captured a shape moving about in the cold winter ... Read more...

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Sand mafia attacks cops, officials in Madhya Pradesh


March 10th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 10 (IANS) Within two days of the killing of Indian Police Service Officer Narendra Kumar Singh by the mining mafia in Madhya Pradesh's Morena district, there was another ... Read more...

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Strike amid low business sentiment uncalled for: Industry


February 28th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Kolkata, Feb 28 (IANS) India's industry termed Tuesday's general strike called by 11 central trade unions as "unfortunate and completely misplaced" at a time of economic slowdown and low business ... Read more...

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India ranks high in corruption-hit nations: Court


February 12th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) India ranks prominently high in the list of countries plagued by corruption, a Delhi court has said while handing down one year imprisonment to ... Read more...

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Nippy Thursday across north India (Roundup)


February 9th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) The cold wave continued unabated across north India Thursday as temperatures dipped across the region. Bright sunshine in most places could not provide respite from ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Taj city shivers at 1.7 degrees


February 9th, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 9 (IANS) Temperature in the Taj city dipped to a shivering 1.7 degrees Celsius Thursday, an icy breeze neutralizing the effect of bright sunshine.At the 17th century Taj ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Convict denied fund money for daughter’s marriage


January 15th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, 15 Jan (IANS) A man serving a life term in Tihar Jail for the murder of a 10-year-old boy approached a Delhi court seeking permission to use his ... Read more...

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Agra fogged out, records season’s lowest


December 19th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 19 (IANS) The city of Taj Mahal was literally fogged out Monday morning, slowing down traffic to a crawl and causing a couple of minor accidents. It also ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Indian languages fest ends


December 18th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The curtain came down on the three-day Samanvay IHC Indian Languages Festival here Sunday with a call to renew the literary fraternity's commitment to promoting ... Read more...

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Helping hands spread warmth among Agra poor


November 30th, 2011 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Nov 30 (IANS) With the winter chill setting in, helpful souls in the Taj city have begun setting up night shelters for the poor, complete with bonfires, quilts and ... Read more...

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I will appeal to higher court: Sukh Ram


November 19th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Shimla, Nov 19 (IANS) Former union minister Sukh Ram, who was Saturday sentenced to five years rigorous imprisonment in a 1996 telecom scam case by a Delhi court, said ... Read more...

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Metro worker killed in accident


November 18th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 18 (IANS) A 37-year-old labourer was killed at a construction site of Jaipur Metro when he was run over by a dumper Friday, said police. It was the ... Read more...

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Rita Bahuguna’s plea sent to high court chief justice


November 8th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday asked the chief justice of the Allahabad High Court to place before an appropriate bench Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Rita ... Read more...

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Mitsuhashi given top billing in ITF Futures tennis


November 6th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 6 (IANS) Japan's Junn Mitsuhashi (385) has been top seeded ahead of India's V.M. Ranjeet (565) and Rohan Gajjar (602) in the main draw of the ITF Futures ... Read more...

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Complex heart surgery on 26-week premature baby


October 18th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Oct 18 (IANS) A 26-week premature baby girl suffering from congenital heart disorder was successfully treated in this satellite town of the national capital, a doctor said Tuesday. An ... Read more...

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Search for missing nurse more seriously: High court


September 26th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Sep 26 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court Monday told the police to undertake "more serious efforts" in the search for a missing nurse who allegedly features on a CD ... Read more...

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NALCO chief’s bail plea dismissed


September 11th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Remarking that when corruption "flows from top to bottom" it is likely to pollute the entire institution, a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court ... Read more...

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Two killed in building collapse (Lead)


July 16th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 16 (IANS) Two people were killed and 18 injured when a five-storey building under construction collapsed in Ghaziabad Saturday, police said.The incident occurred in Shalimar Garden area around ... Read more...

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Ex-NALCO chief’s bail plea rejected


June 9th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Thursday rejected the bail plea of former National Aluminium Limited Corp (NALCO) chairman-cum-managing director A.K. Srivastava, who ... Read more...

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Taj city’s daily struggle for water


May 25th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Agra, May 25 (IANS) The city of the Taj Mahal is becoming infamous for its dirty and scarce drinking water. Despite being situated on the banks of the river Yamuna, ... Read more...

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Agra prays for Yamuna floods to wash away garbage


May 24th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 24 (IANS) "Flood again, Yamuna maiyya, (Mother Yamuna) and wash away all the garbage." That was the special prayer hundreds of men, women and children gathered at the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Agra’s unique Jal Sewaks return


May 16th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 16 (IANS) Agra's unique voluntary force of Jal Sewaks has returned, running a network of over 50 water huts to provide safe, cool and free drinking water to ... Read more...

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Student killing: Three cops sent to judicial custody


May 9th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) A Delhi court Monday sent three Uttarakhand policemen to judicial custody till May 13 after they surrendered before it in the 2009 killing of an ... Read more...

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Student killing: Four cops sent to judicial custody


April 28th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) A court here Thursday sent four Uttarakhand policemen to judicial custody till May 9 and issued fresh non-bailable warrants against three others in the 2009 ... Read more...

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Hundreds join Save Yamuna rally in Agra


March 27th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 27 (IANS) Hundreds of activists and religious leaders joined the Save Yamuna rally here Sunday, shouting slogans and demanding action against those responsible for polluting the river.The Yamuna ... Read more...

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Good Samaritans bring warmth to Agra’s shelterless


January 1st, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 1 (IANS) A healthy rivalry among social workers and voluntary agencies has helped set up a dozen night shelters for the poor and the homeless in this city of the ... Read more...

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Night shelter for homeless opens in Agra


November 21st, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Nov 21 (IANS) A night shelter for the homeless was inaugurated here Sunday to help them face the winter chill, an activist of a voluntary group said.The shelter, which can accommodate ... Read more...

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Sonia, Rahul dividing India, says RSS leader


November 8th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 8 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's (RSS) agitation across the country Nov 10 is in protest against the policies of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi ... Read more...

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L&T Infra to increase exposure to non power core sectors


October 20th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 20 (IANS) Larsen and Toubro Infrastructure Finance Company (L&T Infra) will increase its exposure to non-power sector, a top company official said Wednesday."Currently, the distribution of loans to power sector ... Read more...

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India on verge of CWG medals record as 16 gold medals at stake on Day 8


October 11th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 11 (ANI): With 16 gold medals at stake on the eighth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games, India would be keen to continue the impressive run as they are ... Read more...

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Prayers on banks of flooded Yamuna in Agra


August 29th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 29 (IANS) Hundreds of Yamuna lovers (bhakts) assembled at the ghats in this Taj city Sunday evening to worship and perform 'aarti' to the flooded river flowing majestically to the ... Read more...

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