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NHRC issues notice to Delhi government, power discom


September 5th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Wednesday issued notice to the Delhi government and a power discom for not extending any medical aid to a person ... Read more...

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‘Invest in research, technology for future of IITs’


April 16th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Increased investment in research, higher monetary assistance and development of technology for industries are the three steps that will ensure a bright future for the ... Read more...

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Rape victims will be given government jobs: Mulayam


January 29th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Siddharth Nagar (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 29 (IANS) Hitting out at the Mayawati government for rising incidents of rape and murder in Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav ... Read more...

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ADB to be tapped for funding Jammu water scheme


January 4th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, January 4 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government will approach the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to seek monetary assistance for the launch of a major water supply scheme.Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh not utilising central funds effectively: Khurshid


August 15th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) Refuting Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's accusation that the central government had neglected her state, Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid Monday said the state has ... Read more...

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Three shot dead in West Bengal


June 2nd, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 2 (IANS) Three people were killed in West Bengal's Burdwan district area Thursday when unidentified gunmen fired indiscriminately at an under-construction building, police said."Three people have ... Read more...

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104 more peaks to open in Leh to boost tourism


May 27th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) With a special focus on development of adventure tourism in the country, the Indian government has given security clearance for opening an additional 104 peaks ... Read more...

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Financial aid to Pak must be stalled until its stance on ‘war on terror’ clear: US Senator


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3(ANI): US Congress needs more information about Pakistan's "commitment to fight against terrorism" before lawmakers again send billions of dollars in aid to the country where elusive Al Qaeda ... Read more...

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Indian construction company to build Afghanistan’s Parliament building


May 1st, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 1(ANI): India-based C&C Constructions Limited has won a Rs.635-crore order to build Afghanistan's Parliament building as well as an Indian chancery complex in the Afghan capital city of Kabul.C&C ... Read more...

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Court tells railways to pay Rs.5 lakh relief to Arunima


April 20th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 20 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court Wednesday directed the Indian Railways to pay a compensation of Rs.5 lakh to national level volleyball player Arunima Sinha whose left leg ... Read more...

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MTV And Comedy Central Pronounce ‘The Comedy Awards’ To Honor Worthy Comedians


January 11th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 11, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): MTV Networks (MTVN), in tandem with Comedy Central (CC), has proclaimed The Comedy Awards (TCA), which would be an affair that would pay tribute to ... Read more...

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Manipur Govt. provides monetary assistance to orphaned children


December 25th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Dec 25 (ANI): Manipur Government has initiated a scheme of extending monetary assistance to those children, who are orphaned due to militancy in the region.In order to expedite financial assistance to ... Read more...

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Action started on Kashmir intelocutors’ recommendations


December 7th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) The recommendations made in the first report of the interlocutors for Jammu and Kashmir have been examined by the government and action initiated on these, an official ... Read more...

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Top Party School Is The University Of Georgia And Penn State University Downgraded To Third Position


August 3rd, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): An appraisal has been conducted by Princeton Review Inc. This appraisal consisted of the rejoinders of 122,000 students of more than 370 American colleges. ... Read more...

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PM grieves loss of lives in train accident


May 28th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) A "grieved" Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday announced monetary assistance of Rs.2 lakh each to the next of kin of the deceased and Rs.50,000 each to ... Read more...

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US should end discrimination towards Pak to ink civil nuke deal: Qureshi


May 4th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 4 (ANI): Reiterating the country's long standing demand, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that the United States must end its 'discriminatory' behaviour and enter into a civil ... Read more...

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US should not exit Afghanistan unless Qaeda leadership is eliminated: Ex-NATO commander


November 19th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.19 (ANI): The United States should not think of vacating Afghanistan until the Al-Qaeda leadership, which is supposedly based in Pakistan, is eliminated, a former NATO commander-in-chief has said.Speaking at ... Read more...

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US still sees Pak with suspicion: Musharraf


October 10th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct.10 (ANI): Former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf has said that even though the US considers Islamabad as an important ally in its 'war on terror', Washington sees it with ... Read more...

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Pakistan a “black hole” for US funds : Report


October 6th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.6 (ANI): Despite the US providing huge amounts of funds to Pakistan to enable it fight the menace of terrorism, Islamabad has failed to ensure that the monetary assistance is utilized ... Read more...

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8 in 10 Pakistanis against US partnership in ‘war on terror’, reveals poll


October 1st, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct.1 (ANI): Notwithstanding the huge monetary assistance that the United States is planning for Pakistan to help the troubled nation fight extremism and reduce anti-America sentiments, a majority of ... Read more...

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Chinese Foreign Minister to visit India in October


September 30th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Sept 30 (ANI): Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi will visit India next month to attend the trilateral Russia-India-China (RIC) meeting in Bangalore.Jiechi will be joined by ... Read more...

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Ekta Kapoor’s ‘Bairi Piya’ in NGO trouble


September 24th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Sep 24 (IANS) Television czarina Ekta Kapoor's latest serial "Bairi Piya" for Colors channel could be in a spot of trouble with a prominent NGO Thursday demanding a ban on ... Read more...

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US to ensure ‘highest standards of accountability’ for Pak aid : US official


August 29th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.29 (ANI): The United States would like to ensure the 'highest standards of accountability' in utilization of aid being provided to Pakistan by the Obama administration in order to make sure ... Read more...

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Pakistan to receive only half of promised US aid


August 28th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Aug.28 (ANI): Pakistan Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen has said Islamabad would receive only the half of the actual monetary assistance promised by the United States, as a huge amount of money ... Read more...

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Pakistan seeks support from donors to restore security


April 15th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, April 15 (DPA) Pakistan Wednesday urged international donor countries to provide support as it tries to restore confidence in the nation's economy and security. "We are here to ask political and economic ... Read more...

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Financial help for 10 mn farmers in four states


October 20th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Nearly 10 million farmers have been helped out in all 31 suicide-prone districts of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, and Maharashtra, Minister of State for Agriculture Kanti Lal ... Read more...

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Scheme for distressed farmers extended by two years


October 8th, 2008 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) The cabinet Wednesday decided to continue with a monetary help scheme worth around Rs.170 billion for distressed farmers in suicide-prone areas of four states in the country.The ... Read more...

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FIFA’’s help, a major boost for football in Sikkim


September 20th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
By Tashi Pradhan Gangtok, Sep.20 (ANI): Nestled in the foothills of Himalaya, Sikkim is widely known for its rich biodiversity. But not many may know it is also the breeding ground ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi reaches out to Etawah Dalit victims


March 15th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by admin
Aminabad (Uttar Pradesh), March 15 (IANS) Congress MP Rahul Gandhi endeared himself to the people of this Uttar Pradesh village, where five members of a Dalit family were killed, by reaching out ... Read more...

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Pak Govt. grants Rs. 1 million for ghazal maestro Mehdi Hasans treatment


December 14th, 2007 - 10:23 pm ICT by admin
Karachi , Dec 14 (ANI): The Pakistan Government has approved one million rupees monetary assistance for treatment of renowned ghazal singer Mehdi Hasan.Caretaker Minister for Sports and Culture Sardar Sikandar Hayat Jogezai ... Read more...

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Half in US want to freeze aid to Pakistan


November 23rd, 2007 - 1:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): Almost half of the Americans want the Bush Administration to cut off monetary assistance to Pakistan until the state of emergency is lifted and democracy is restored in ... Read more...

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