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No breakdown in talks with Team Anna: Mukherjee

August 25th, 2011 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday night denied that talks between the government and Team Anna on the contentious Lokpal issue had stalemated."Neither there is any ... Read more...

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Russia welcomes US Senate’s ratification of arms cut deal

December 23rd, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has welcomed the ratification of a new US-Russia arms reduction deal by the American Senate but said it will take some time ... Read more...

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2011 World Cup: ICC green signal for umpire review system

July 1st, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, July 1 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided to use the Decision Review System (DRS) during the 2011 World Cup, jointly hosted by India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, in ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha debate over poll reforms remains inconclusive

December 2nd, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Wednesday failed to pass a bill on minor electoral reforms with many members demanding more radical changes in the election law. The ... Read more...

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Dubai International Financial Centre simplifies laws

September 20th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 20(IANS) The United Arab Emirates government has liberalized the company and insolvency laws at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), WAM News agency reported Sunday. The updates in the Companies Law ... Read more...

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Two anti-terror bills passed in Lok Sabha

December 17th, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Wedensday evening unanimousy passed two anti-terrorism bills that will help the government overhaul the security scenario in the wake of the Mumbai terrorist attacks.The ... Read more...

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