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Two drown off Mumbai’s Juhu beach


August 20th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Two men Monday drowned off Juhu beach after they went for a swim in the sea, police said here."Two men were found drowning at the beach ... Read more...

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Maruti violence may be planned: cops


July 21st, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 21 (IANS) Violence in Maruti's plant at Manesar in Haryana Wednesday, in which a top company executive was killed, may be the result of a planned action by ... Read more...

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Pilots accuse Air India of retracting on its commitment (Lead)


July 7th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) The Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) has accused Air India of retracting on its commitment to "sympathetically" consider their grievances even as nearly 300 pilots having allegiance ... Read more...

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Pawar lauds rescue operations during Mantralaya fire


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) NCP chief and union minister Sharad Pawar Friday praised the city disaster management, rescue teams and fire brigade for their efficient handling of Thursday's Mantralaya fire ... Read more...

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Ikea’s racism row over employment of security guards


June 13th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Croydon, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Swedish company Ikea is now involved in a racism row after it employed a number of security officers to prevent “gypsies” from entering its car ... Read more...

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Shrinking space for dead in Hyderabad (Feature, With Images)


May 15th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 15 (IANS) "Mar ke bhi chain na paya to kidhar jayenge? (If there is no peace in death, then where will I go?" This Urdu couplet from Ibrahim ... Read more...

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Moderate intensity quake in Kashmir Valley


February 4th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 4 (IANS) A moderate intensity earthquake rocked the Kashmir Valley Saturday morning, disaster management officials said. No damage to life or property has been reported so far."The magnitude ... Read more...

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Poll panel launches institute for election management


June 18th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The Election Commission of India Friday launched an advanced resource centre of learning, research, training and extension for participatory democracy and election management, officials said.The ... Read more...

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Factory guards fire at protesting workers, injure eight


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), May 3 (IANS) At least eight workers of a private factory here were injured Tuesday after the company's guards opened fire at them following a clash between ... Read more...

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MCI calls meeting to reform medical curriculum


March 28th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The Medical Council of India will Tuesday hold a critical meeting to revise the medical syllabus and look into other reforms in the undergraduate and ... Read more...

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Madrassa teacher held for sodomising student


March 23rd, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Faizabad (Uttar Pradesh), March 23 (IANS) A 'madrassa' (seminary) teacher here has been arrested for allegedly sodomising a 13-year-old student after holding him captive for three days, police said Wednesday.Shakib ... Read more...

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Indonesia’s Merapi death toll rises to 191, international flights again cancelled


November 10th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by BNO News
YOGYAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll in Indonesia's Mount Merapi eruptions risen to 191 on Wednesday as international airlines again cancel and postpone routes to and from the region.Disaster management ... Read more...

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Seeking nature’s help may help develop more effective security systems


May 21st, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 21 (ANI): Security systems could be more effective if officials took a cue from how organisms deal with threats in the natural world, according to a new study by University ... Read more...

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British Airways to face a strike again


May 16th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The British Airways is set to face a strike all over again. The officials at the British Airways are trying their very best to abort ... Read more...

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Games village to have prayer rooms for athletes of all faiths (With Images)


March 29th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The Commonwealth Games village in east Delhi, where athletes will be staying during the games in October, will have a special building with prayer rooms ... Read more...

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South Florida Water Officials Vote To Keep Everglades Restoration Plan Active


March 14th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez West Palm Beach, Florida, Mar 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) South Florida water management officials have approved a six month contract extension by an unanimous vote, which would provide a new lease ... Read more...

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Case slapped on five-star hotel for serving sea cucumber


March 9th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) A case has been filed against a south Delhi five-star hotel for serving sea cucumber - a protected marine animal, a statement by the environment ministry said ... Read more...

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Modi reviews disaster management preparations ahead of Cyclone Phyan


November 11th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov. 11 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi called an emergency meeting to review disaster management preparations on the oncoming Cyclone Phyan, which is expected to hit the Gujarat ... Read more...

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Historic Brookdale Lodge Suffers Damage Due To Fire


August 19th, 2009 - 10:46 pm ICT by GD
According to the sources around 60 Brookdale Lodge residents were left homeless on Tuesday night following a three-fire alarm that ravaged some apartments attached to the historic lodge in the Santa Cruz ... Read more...

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Air India looking at pruning incentives to overcome losses


July 18th, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Cash-strapped state-run carrier Air India is reworking the employees' productivity-linked incentive (PLI) scheme as part of its restructuring plan. PLI accounts for almost half of the company's ... Read more...

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China tightens norms on share transfers in SOEs


April 16th, 2009 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 16 (Xinhua) China Thursday announced new regulations to tighten share transfers in state-owned enterprises (SOEs) in a bid to stop state assets ending up in private hands. The State-owned Assets Supervision ... Read more...

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Tripura gets Rs.2.58 bn reward for financial discipline


November 20th, 2008 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 20 (IANS) The central government has awarded Rs.2.58 billion to Tripura for being the best state in terms of financial management, officials said here Thursday."As per the guidelines of the ... Read more...

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IIM Ahmedabad to launch carbon finance course


August 5th, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Rafat Quadri and Asit Srivastava Ahmedabad/Lucknow, Aug 5 (IANS) After the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIML), it is now the turn of IIM Ahmedabad to launch a programme on environmental management ... Read more...

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Heavy rain kills nine in Colombia


May 29th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by admin
Bogota, May 29 (IANS) At least nine people have been killed and 32 injured in incidents related to heavy rain for the past two days that paralysed normal life across Colombia, Spain's ... Read more...

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Fire at Gujarat chemical factory brought under control


April 4th, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by admin
Ankleshwar (Gujarat), Apr 4 (ANI): After nine hours of fire fighting, fire officials brought under control the devastating fire, which had broken out at a chemical factory in Gujarat. A major fire ... Read more...

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