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Around 200 villagers fall sick in western Nepal


May 12th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 12 (IANS) Around 200 people in Myagdi district in western Nepal fell sick in the last four days with an unidentified disease, reports said Saturday.The disease affected a ... Read more...

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Janmashtami celebrations begin in Delhi with gaiety


August 22nd, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) With elaborately decorated cradles to mark the birth of Lord Krishna, Janmashtami celebrations began in Delhi Monday with much gaiety.At the ISKCON temple, the day ... Read more...

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Landslides disrupt Konkan Railway traffic


July 18th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 18 (IANS) Two massive landslides within hours have completely disrupted train services on the Konkan Railway route, as heavy rains lashed Goa and nearby areas for the ... Read more...

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Heavy showers disrupt Konkan rail traffic (Lead)


June 17th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 17 (IANS) Thousands of inter-state railway passengers were affected Friday as train services linking Maharashtra to Goa, Karnataka, and Kerala were cancelled and diverted owing to incessant rain ... Read more...

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Make trains rat-free, Congress leader requests Mamata


May 7th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) A Mumbai-based Congress leader Saturday requested Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee to take immediate steps to remove rats and insects causing problems of hygiene and ... Read more...

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Not in favour now of common entrance exam: Apex court told


November 12th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The union health ministry Friday told the Supreme Court that "at this stage" it was not in favour of integrated entrance examination for medical and engineering streams.The ... Read more...

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India’s crude oil production continues to rise


June 29th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) India has seen a substantial rise in crude oil production in the last six months, buoyed by the production increase in the private sector. The latest figure for ... Read more...

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United Breweries to make wine out of litchis in Bihar


April 30th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 30 (IANS) Vijay Mallya-promoted United Breweries (UB) is planning to set up a litchi processing plant at Patahi in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district to make wine, an official said Friday. The company ... Read more...

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Bihar’s litchis are food for wine


April 19th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Imran Khan Patna, April 19 (IANS) It's sweet, pulpy, juicy and perfect wine material. The litchi may soon be seen in a new avatar as two private companies are keen to use ... Read more...

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Bihar to promote litchi liquor


December 5th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 5 (IANS) Time to get tipsy with litchi -- literally. Bihar has accepted a proposal of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) to produce litchi liquor or wine, the ... Read more...

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Government assures refiners for Cairn’s crude


August 29th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Barmer (Rajasthan), Aug 29 (IANS) The government Saturday sought to allay the fears of Cairn India, which started pumping oil from its Rajasthan fields, that it may not find enough refiners ... Read more...

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Centre will help Rajasthan tackle drought: PM


August 29th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Barmer, Aug 30 (IANS) After surveying drought hit areas in Rajasthan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday assured the state that the central government will provide all financial help to mitigate the ... Read more...

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Rajasthan demands refinery, oil firms want more sops


August 29th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Barmer (Rajasthan), Aug 29 (IANS) The Rajasthan government Saturday reiterated its demand for a refinery in the state, but Oil and Natural Gas Commission (ONGC) chairman R.S. Sharma indicated that the ... Read more...

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Cairn starts oil production in Rajasthan


August 29th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by IBNS
Barmer/Kolkata, Aug 29 (IBNS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday inaugurated Cairn India’s Mangala Processing Terminal at Barmer in Rajasthan and dedicated the field to the nation.Mangala is the largest of 25 discoveries ... Read more...

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Barmer oil output will bring prosperity: PM


August 29th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Barmer (Rajasthan), Aug 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday that the inauguration of Cairn India's Mangala oil fields here is bound to bring enormous prosperity to Rajasthan. Speaking after inaugurating ... Read more...

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PM launches Cairn India’s oil fields in Barmer


August 29th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Barmer (Rajasthan), Aug 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday formally inaugurated Cairn India's Mangala oil fields in Rajasthan, site of the country's largest oil discovery in two decades. At a function ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh backs success of Pokhran II tests


August 29th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Barmer (Rajasthan), Aug.29 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Saturday said that a needless controversy had been created over the Pokhran II nuclear tests that took place in May ... Read more...

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PM to launch Cairn’s Mangala production Saturday


August 26th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) In a major boost to India's quest for energy security, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will Saturday kick off Cairn India's oil production from Rajasthan's Mangala fields, ... Read more...

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The ‘third sex’ - ready to vote, but want better lives


April 15th, 2009 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
By Shweta Srinivasan New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Twirling a lock of his shoulder-length hair, Suleiman (name changed) who goes by the name Sulekha stared at a pocket mirror. Checking the lipstick ... Read more...

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Sacked NCW member Nirmala Vankatesh joins BJP


March 5th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 5 (IANS) Nirmala Vankatesh, who was recently sacked as member of the National Commission for Women (NCW), Thursday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), a senior leader of the party ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Block Northern Appraisal Area declared commerciality


January 19th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): The Government has approved a further Declaration of Commerciality (DoC) on the Rajasthan licence RJ-ON-90/1 in North West India. Rahul Dhir Managing Director and Chief Executive ... Read more...

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Cairn India makes oil, gas discovery in Rajasthan


December 22nd, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 22 (IANS) Oil explorer Cairn India has made an oil and gas discovery in Rajasthan's Barmer district, over 480 km from here, it said Monday."The discovery is located approximately 1.5 ... Read more...

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‘Bamboo industry has failed to pick up despite aid’


April 15th, 2008 - 10:44 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The bamboo industry in India is still struggling to cope with the challenges despite the massive financial assistance by the central government and the creation of the ... Read more...

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