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‘Diabetes can be found out through hair test first’


September 6th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Trichologist Akshay Batra says that hair is one of the prime source to detect many diseases."Hair has a significant medical content. By looking at ... Read more...

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Book Maneka Gandhi’s animal shelter: Court


May 24th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A Delhi court has directed the registration of a case against a veterinary hospital-cum-shelter, run by Bharatiya Janata Party MP Maneka Gandhi, for causing ... Read more...

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BJP faces rebellion over Kushwaha’s induction (Roundup)


January 6th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The induction of tainted former minister Babu Singh Kushwaha is turning out to be a major headache for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead ... Read more...

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Revolt within, but BJP defends Kushwaha induction


January 6th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday drew flak from its senior leaders Maneka Gandhi and Uma Bharti who raised a revolt against the decision ... Read more...

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Rooting for the underdog! (Feature)


September 25th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) "Whoever said you can't buy happiness for little puppies." When author Gene Hill said this, he probably forgot street dogs and the fact they come ... Read more...

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Congress neck deep in corruption: Maneka Gandhi


August 25th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bareilly, Aug 25 (IANS) Flaying the Congress party and its general secretary Rahul Gandhi, who is also her late husband's nephew, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Maneka Gandhi accused ... Read more...

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Special art mugs to rescue of stray animals


July 13th, 2011 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Want to raise a toast to stray animals? Do it with a porcelain mug carrying designs drawn from 50 top Indian artists.Animal rights organisation People ... Read more...

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Tripura bans animal slaughter in open places


May 27th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, May 27 (IANS) The Tripura government Friday banned slaughtering of animals in open places and temples and threatened tough action against offendors following stringent ciriticism of the practice, officials ... Read more...

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Kanchi Shankaracharya launches political outfit in Tamil Nadu


March 24th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Shankaracharya of Kanchipuram,Jayendra Saraswati launched a political outfit in poll-bound Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.The Tamil Nadu Desiya Aanmiga Makkal Katchi (Tamil Nadu National Spiritual People's Party) ... Read more...

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Varun Gandhi ties the knot, aunt Sonia misses ceremony (Second Lead)


March 6th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), March 6 (IANS) Gandhi scion and BJP MP Varun Gandhi tied the knot with graphic designer Yamini Roy at the Kamkoteshwar temple here Sunday morning, but ... Read more...

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Varun marries Yamini Roy in Varanasi (Lead)


March 6th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), March 6 (IANS) Gandhi scion and BJP MP Varun Gandhi tied the knot with graphic designer Yamini Roy at the Kamkoteshwar temple here Sunday morning with the ... Read more...

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Varun’s wedding reception cancelled


March 1st, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The high profile wedding reception of the Bharatiya Janata Party's young MP Varun Gandhi has been cancelled due to the death of his maternal grandmother, mother ... Read more...

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Varun meets Sonia, invites her to wedding


February 16th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Varun Gandhi Wednesday met United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi at her residence here and invited her to his wedding ... Read more...

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Congress escaping by blaming individual for Emergency: BJP


December 29th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) The Congress is not owning up to the Emergency excesses and is trying to blame an individual for this, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Wednesday ... Read more...

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Ban exports to control food prices: Maneka Gandhi


December 22nd, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Maneka Gandhi Wednesday said the country should stop exports of vegetables, rice and other essential items to control rise in food ... Read more...

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Chief Guest Vidya Balan Presents “Dr Batra’s Positive Health Awards 2010″ In …


November 20th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November, 20, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Dr Batra’s Positive Health Awards 2010 presented by Bajaj Discover, were held at Chowdiah Hall today, with Bollywood star Vidya Balan felicitating the awardees at a glittering ... Read more...

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Sonia, Rahul to be invited for Varun’s wedding: Maneka


September 27th, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Badaun, Sep 26 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and scion of the Nehru-Gandhi family Varun Gandhi is all set to tie the nuptial knot this year and among the ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh: India’s crusading green minister


August 24th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Jairam Ramesh, India's green minister, has found new power in saying no to big industrialists and multi-million dollar projects if he thinks ecological balance is at ... Read more...

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Mock proceedings in parliament; Lalu, Mulayam elected ‘PM’


August 21st, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) It was a mock session in which Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Gopinath Munde became "speaker" and Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Lalu Prasad and Samajwadi Party ... Read more...

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Medical Council of India bill passed in Lok Sabha


August 20th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Friday passed the Medical Council of India (Amendment) Bill without discussion as members were busy staging protests demanding more hike in their salaries. ... Read more...

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High court notice to Varun Gandhi in defamation case


July 28th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday issued notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Varun Gandhi in a defamation case filed by his uncle V.M. Singh. Gandhi ... Read more...

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One more shot at dynasty politics? (Capital Buzz)


July 25th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) If the mother-son duo of Sonia Gandhi-Rahul Gandhi and Maneka Gandhi-Varun Feroz Gandhi top the list of political family heirs in the Lok Sabha, why should ... Read more...

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Four dead monkeys in Agra hospital’s water tank


July 12th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, July 12 (IANS) Unable to bear the stench from the water they had been using for several days, employees of the district hospital here decided to look into the matter and ... Read more...

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Defamation suit filed against Varun Gandhi


June 7th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party leader and member of parliament Varun Gandhi has been dragged to court by V.M. Singh, his uncle and Congress candidate from Uttar Pradesh's ... Read more...

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Book on Indira Gandhi would play important role in improving Indo-Pak ties: Pak writer


May 5th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 5 (ANI): Keeping in view the global situation, it was imperative for both India and Pakistan to work together for improving ties, and her book: "Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi" would ... Read more...

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Maneka seeks judicial probe into Bareilly riots


March 15th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Maneka Gandhi Monday demanded a judicial probe into the violence in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly district. "I want a judicial inquiry into (Bareilly ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha adjourned over Bareilly violence


March 15th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Parties across the political spectrum, including the Congress, the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Monday joined hands against the communal violence in ... Read more...

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Tripura debates Maneka’s plea against animal sacrifice


March 14th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujit Chakraborty Agartala, March 14 (IANS) Maneka Gandhi's appeal to stop animal sacrifice in Tripura's temples has sparked a debate with animal lovers supporting her while others dead against stopping of age-old ... Read more...

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Maneka’s animal rights group attacked


March 6th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) An animal welfare group headed by member of parliament Maneka Gandhi Saturday alleged that a group of butchers opened fire on its team that had stopped 10 ... Read more...

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Maneka Gandhi slams new clauses in Wildlife Act 1942


February 25th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 25 (ANI): Noted animal rights activist and former Union Minister Maneka Gandhi has slammed the Wildlife Protection Act 1942, including the proposed new clauses, and termed it the worst Wildlife ... Read more...

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Many BJP leaders say no to eco-friendly tents at conclave


February 18th, 2010 - 2:06 am ICT by IANS
Indore, Feb 18 (IANS) Many Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, who have converged here for the party conclave, late Wednesday opted not to stay in the eco-friendly tents citing "health problems", ... Read more...

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Nepal ignores Bardot’s plea to halt animal slaughter


November 20th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 20 (IANS) Nepal's coalition government has turned a deaf ear to urgent pleas by celebrated French actress and animal rights activist Brigitte Bardot to prevent the slaughter of thousands of ... Read more...

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Indian help sought as Nepal refuses to ban ritual slaughter


November 3rd, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 3 (IANS) A group of Buddhists from Nepal as well as animal rights organisations have begun urging India's state administrations and animal welfare organisations to help prevent the ... Read more...

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Stop world’s largest animal killing fair in Nepal: Activists


November 1st, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Nov 1 (IANS) Campaigners cutting across different religions Sunday asked the Nepal government to stop a prominent religious fair in the Terai plains where at least 500,000 animals and birds ... Read more...

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BJP needs to have introspection: Maneka Gandhi


October 28th, 2009 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and former union minister Maneka Gandhi Wednesday said the party "needs to have an introspection" after its recent electoral debacles. "There always remains ... Read more...

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