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Dharavi re-development set to take off

January 4th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Tuesday paved the way for a massive development of central Mumbai's Dharavi, Asia's largest slum, made famous by the Oscar Award winning ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka to relocate 200 elephants for CWG

July 7th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 7 (IANS) Sri Lanka will relocate over 200 wild elephants to develop a new airport and massive games city in the south of the country in a bid ... Read more...

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Railways plans massive development of vacant land

March 11th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The railways plans to utilise some of its 1.13 lakh acres of vacant land to set up factories, cold storages and perishable cargo centres, Minister ... Read more...

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Patil arrives in Syria after ending visit to UAE

November 26th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghDamascus, Nov. 26 (ANI): Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil arrived on a four-day state visit to Syria on Friday afternoon after completing a successful five-day visit to the United ... Read more...

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Syria important for India’s energy security needs: President Patil

November 21st, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghOn Board Air India One, Nov 21 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil, who left on nine day state visit to West Asia on Sunday, described Syria as an ... Read more...

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Ban TV to protect your kids health, says psychologist

August 31st, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) TV should be banned for toddlers and strictly rationed for youngsters to protect them from ill health. Aric Sigman, the associate fellow of the British Psychological Society, describes children ... Read more...

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Army to give logistical support against Maoists: Antony

July 7th, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 6 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday said the armed forces would extend logistical support to the state police and paramilitary forceS in combating the growing Maoist menace in parts ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh seeks central funds for Maoist-hit districts

June 26th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 26 (IANS) Chhattisgarh has sought Rs.4,553.17 crore from the Planning Commission for integrated development of seven districts hit by Maoist violence, an official said Saturday. The finance and planning department has ... Read more...

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Little development around Lalgarh, a year into security operations

June 18th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Sabyasachi Roy Lalgarh (West Bengal), June 18 (IANS) Exactly a year after police and paramilitary forces launched operations to flush out Maoists along with promises of better times, development eludes people in ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh to initiate development in tribal-dominated regions: Chief Minister (Interview)

November 13th, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, Nov 13 (IANS) Hit hard by the Maoist insurgency, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh plans to unleash massive development programmes to better the lot of tribals in the ... Read more...

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Gilani’s ’stuck-record’ K-rant, says friendship with India impossible without resolution

September 30th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.30 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, it seems, makes a special mention in his diary that he has to rake up the Kashmir issue in each of his ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kamal Nath’s $70bn ‘roadshow’ rolls off in London

August 18th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Aug 18 (IANS) Road Transport and Highways Minister Kamal Nath brings his 'roadshow' to Britain Sep 1 to attract British investment into India, which he says will ... Read more...

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Centre for environmental protection assistance to Kashmir: Ramesh

June 21st, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 21 (IANS) The central government will lend all required assistance to Jammu and Kashmir to protect the state's green pastures, heritage mountains, forests, natural springs and streams, Environment Minister Jairam ... Read more...

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Arunachal Pradesh Congress MP blames China for hindering development

June 13th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, June 13 (ANI): Congress MP from Arunachal East Constituency Takam Sanjoy has said the Chinese Government is blocking the development of Arunachal Pradesh by objecting to a loan from the Asian ... Read more...

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Pay problem of armed forces will be resolved: Antony

April 6th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by admin
Tawang, Apr 6 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony on Sunday said that the government will look into the concerns raised by the armed forces regarding the Sixth Pay Commission's recommendation, ... Read more...

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Pratibha Patil to visit Kashmir

April 5th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by admin
Jammu, April 5 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil is expected to visit to Jammu and Kashmir sometime this summer, an official spokesman said here. Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad invited Patil during his ... Read more...

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Killing Maoists is no solution, says ex-minister

March 23rd, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
By Rajeev Ranjan Roy New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Killing Maoist guerrillas will not help end their insurgency unless the benefits of economic development reach the poorest of the poor, says former Madhya ... Read more...

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Benazir, Zardari are a corrupt couple: Pervaiz Elahi

November 14th, 2007 - 2:50 am ICT by admin

Posted in World |