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MPs seek probe into Jayalalithaa wiretap


March 3rd, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 3 (IANS) Fourteen AIADMK MPs have urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to order a judicial probe into the alleged tapping of party leader J. Jayalalithaa's phones by ... Read more...

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SBI-AISECT introduce mobile banking services


October 20th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 20 (ANI): Financial Inclusion Scheme has taken a new turn with the State Bank of India (SBI) launching mobile banking services in Madhya Pradesh (M.P.) in collaboration with ... Read more...

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Mobile vans to check food quality in Delhi


October 12th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Popular eating joints in the capital will soon have their food tested for safety by mobile labs of London-based food quality certification agency TQS Global Management ... Read more...

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Azad inaugurates “State of the Art Blood Mobile” van on National Voluntary Blood Donation Day


October 1st, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 1 (ANI): Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Gulam Nabi Azad inaugurated the first "State of the Art Blood Mobile" van at Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital here on ... Read more...

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Delhi government acts to curb dengue


August 22nd, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) The Delhi government has swung into action to contain the rise in dengue cases by issuing a host of advisories and announcing several services while urging Delhiites ... Read more...

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Effect of chemicals in vegetables to be studied: Trivedi


August 5th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) With the use of chemicals like oxytocin and copper sulphate to ripen fruits and vegetables becoming a matter of concern, Minister of State for Health Dinesh Trivedi ... Read more...

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Punjab sanctions Rs.110 crore for veterinary facilities


June 13th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 12 (IANS) The Punjab government Saturday sanctioned over Rs.110 crore for new veterinary poly-clinics and hospitals. According to animal husbandry officials, nine new poly-clinics, 70 block level veterinary hospitals and dispensaries ... Read more...

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Book your rail tickets at IITs, IIMs, courts, courtesy Mamata


February 24th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) People will soon be able to book their railway tickets at Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs), high courts and hospital campuses, ... Read more...

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Indian Railways to induct E-ticket based mobile vans


February 24th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.23 (ANI): Minister for Railways Ms. Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced extension of scope of 'Mushkil-Aasan' scheme.Presenting the Railway Budget for 2010-11 in Parliament Ms. Mamta said e-ticket ... Read more...

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Indian Railways to introduce double-decker trains


February 24th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced that the Indian Railway would introduce double-decker train-sets as a pilot project.Presenting the Railway Budget for the year 2010-2011 ... Read more...

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Highlights of Railway budget 2010-11


February 24th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI: Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday presented the railway budget in the Parliament.The highlights of the Railway budget 2010-11 are as follows:Plan to raise Rs 10,000-20,000 ... Read more...

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Railways urged to provide mobile van service to ferry elderly people


February 20th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.20 (ANI): Bharatiya Patita Uddhar Samiti (BPUS) President Kharati Lal Bhola has requested Indian Railways to ensure mobile van service to ferry senior citizens, as they have to confront a ... Read more...

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Train tickets from mobile vans in Kolkata


January 8th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 8 (IANS) Railway tickets can now be bought from mobile vans in Kolkata. Christened 'Mushkil Aasaan', the pilot project provides for positioning mobile ticketing vans near shopping malls and busy ... Read more...

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Railways’ mobile ticketing vans project from Jan 8


January 2nd, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kamarhati (West Bengal), Jan 2 (IANS) Indian Railways will Jan 8 launch a pilot project of selling tickets from mobile vans at Tollygunge in south Kolkata, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee said ... Read more...

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Don’t drink and drive on New Year’s Eve, warns Delhi Police


December 30th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Delhi Police Wednesday warned of strict action against people driving dangerously and under the influence of alcohol in the national capital on New Year's Eve. "Police teams ... Read more...

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IOC depot fire abating, health of residents affected (Lead)


November 4th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 4 (IANS) A massive fire at the Indian Oil Corporation's (IOC) depot in Sitapura near here abated somewhat Wednesday, six days after it broke out, but many residents from nearby ... Read more...

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India can be world diabetes capital, warns Keith Vaz


October 25th, 2009 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 25 (IANS) Launching a mobile testing unit for diabetes in Goa, British MP Keith Vaz Sunday warned that India would be the world capital for diabetes if measures were ... Read more...

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Mobile vans to rescue the mentally ill abandoned in Delhi


October 25th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Kanu Sarda New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Taking note of the shocking saga of former model Gitanjali Nagpal, who was found begging on the streets of the capital, the government is soon ... Read more...

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Major push to expand ticketing network in rail budget


July 3rd, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A host of proposals were unveiled in the rail budget Friday to facilitate the purchase of tickets not just from stations, but also mobile vans, post ... Read more...

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Railway passenger reservation system to be expanded


July 3rd, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Indian Railways plans to improve the Passenger Reservation System (PRS) in a big way.In the Railway Budget 2009-10 presented to the Lok Sabha today, ... Read more...

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Suicide attack in Peshawar kills three, injures 13


June 12th, 2009 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 11 (IANS) Three people were killed and 13 others, all of them policemen, were injured Thursday in a suspected suicide attack in Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan's North West ... Read more...

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Terrorists may strike Lahore again: Pak Intelligence


June 3rd, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 3 (ANI): The security has been tightened in Lahore following inputs from Pakistani intelligence agency suggested that terrorists could once again target the city.A comprehensive security plan has been ... Read more...

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Acute water crisis in Orissa


May 13th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
Bolangir (Orissa), May 13 (ANI): The residents of Bolangir in Orissa are facing an acute water crisis due to the intense heat wave and drought conditions.The depletion of water table is due ... Read more...

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Visually imparted caste vote in Delhi for the fourth phase


May 7th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi / Jaisalmer (Rajasthan), May 7 (ANI): As hundreds of thousands of people voted in the national capital on Thursday despite scorching heat, several visually impaired voters also exercised their franchise ... Read more...

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Priyanka Gandhi exhorts people to vote for Amethi’s development


April 14th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Amethi, Apr 14 (ANI): Priyanka Gandhi on Tuesday exhorted people to vote for her brother Rahul Gandhi for the continuous growth of the area."You have always supported us. I can ... Read more...

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Over 350 booked for drunken, dangerous driving in Delhi


January 1st, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) As many as 353 people were booked for driving dangerously and under the influence of alcohol in the national capital on New Year's Eve, police said Thursday. ... Read more...

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Stern action on New Year’s eve against drunken driving


December 30th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Delhi Police Tuesday warned of strict action against drink-and-drive binges as well as revelry that goes on the wrong side of the law on New Year's eve.“We ... Read more...

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Heavy polling in Rajasthan: Election Commission


December 4th, 2008 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Rajasthan witnessed heavy polling Thursday to elect a new 200-seat assembly with the Election Commission putting the preliminary estimate of the turnout between at 65 and 68 ... Read more...

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BJP, Congress deploy traditional and modern campaign tools in Rajasthan


November 14th, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 14 (IANS) Political parties in Rajasthan are all set to deploy traditional and modern tools of communication to reach out to the voters.The 200-member state assembly goes to the polls ... Read more...

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GE spearheads affordable healthcare for all in rural India


September 27th, 2008 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 27 (IANS) General Electric (GE) Healthcare has embarked on an ambitious mission to take modern healthcare to semi-urban and rural areas of India, make treatment affordable and disseminate the message ... Read more...

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Villagers in bird-flu hit Tripura lament paltry compensation


April 26th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by admin
Kalakacchya (Tripura), Apr 26 (ANI): Villagers in bird-flu hit Tripura have complained about the lack of adequate compensation from the government, even as culling of poultry continues to stave off avian ... Read more...

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More than half of male population of Khairpur in Sindh booked as rioters


January 4th, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Jan 4 (ANI): More than 125,000 people across the Khairpur district of Sindh province in Pakistan have been booked for rioting after the tragic death of former premier Benazir Bhutto on ... Read more...

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