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Unions denounce fuel price hike


September 14th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) All central trade unions Friday condemned the fuel price hike and said this would further push up prices of food, making the life of "ordinary ... Read more...

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US budget deficit hits $198 bn in March


April 12th, 2012 - 3:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 12 (IANS) The US federal government has registered a budget deficit of about $198 billion in March, the second largest monthly budget gap in the current fiscal ... Read more...

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US reports $232 bn budget deficit


March 13th, 2012 - 4:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 13 (IANS) The US Treasury Department announced Monday that the federal government registered a $231.7-billion budget deficit in February.This marked the biggest monthly budget imbalance in history, and ... Read more...

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Higher benefits won’t spark baby boom: Brazil president


October 12th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Oct 12 (IANS/EFE) President Dilma Rousseff denied Tuesday that the expansion of financial aid for Brazil's poorest citizens will boost the nation's birthrate, as some critics of those programmes ... Read more...

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An apple a day to hit your monthly budget


July 24th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla/Kullu, July 24 (IANS) A box of Royal Delicious costed Rs.1,100 last year. But thanks to this year's dismal production, the same box costs a staggering Rs.2,200 in wholesale markets ... Read more...

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Escalating prices of veggies make the common man sigh


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) When Kamala Devi moved to Delhi from Bihar 10 years back, hoping for a better life, she never thought that some day she would think of going ... Read more...

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Mumbai residents cry foul over high milk price


April 11th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, April 11 (ANI): Many local residents in Mumbai were in for a shock on Sunday morning after learning about the newly hiked milk prices from Rs. 32 to Rs. 34.Residents ... Read more...

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LPG cylinder gets dearer by Rs. 40 in Delhi (Lead)


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday announced increase in the price of LPG cylinders by Rs.40 each, a move that many Delhiites will find hard to digest in the ... Read more...

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Costlier milk pinches Delhiites


March 20th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Already battling rising food prices, Delhiites got a rude shock Saturday as Mother Dairy, one of the biggest suppliers of milk in and around the capital, raised ... Read more...

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Milk prices set to increase in north India: Pawar (Lead)


January 20th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Wednesday indicated that the price of milk would increase in north India on account of a dip in production. "A major problem we ... Read more...

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Television Synopsis: Bigg Boss Season 3 -Synopsis EP 31


November 17th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Surprise! Surprise!Usually Monday mornings are gloomy, but today, the Monday morning brings happiness and excitement in form Zeus. As it is said good things come in small packages – little Zeus makes ... Read more...

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Headley met Mumbai realty agent in October to hire flat


November 13th, 2009 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) Mumbai realty broker Sunny Singh said that the LeT terror suspect David Coleman Headley, in custody of the FBI, and his "wife" had approached him in early October ... Read more...

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Daily commuters, residents’ associations protest bus fare hike (Lead)


October 27th, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Delhi government's move to hike fares in Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses has drawn protests from daily commuters, the poor and residents' welfare associations (RWAs), who ... Read more...

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Soaring vegetable prices add to common man’s misery


July 11th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Forget about the more "fancy" broccoli or mushroom, even the humble potato, tomato and onion are inching away from the common man's home budget. Due to the ... Read more...

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Bangaloreans resent fuel price hike


July 2nd, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 2 (IANS) The residents of Bangalore have expressed widespread resentment over the fuel price hike announced Wednesday which, they feel, would result in increase in prices of other essential products ... Read more...

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Common people, opposition sore over fuel price hike


July 1st, 2009 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Common people and opposition parties alike sharply criticised the government for the hike in the petrol and diesel prices announced Wednesday evening. The Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Flip side of job loss: pack things and enjoy your freedom


March 27th, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
By Simon Parry and Hazel Parry Hong Kong, March 27 (DPA) A black joke doing the rounds in Asian financial circles goes like this. Question: "What's the definition of an optimist?" Answer: "A ... Read more...

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Pakistanis use 130m condoms every year


September 17th, 2008 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sept 17 (ANI): Despite the social dogma associated with sex, people in Pakistan use 130 millions condoms annually, says a new survey.Among the many available methods to curb unwanted pregnancies, ... Read more...

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Home loan borrowers face higher instalment payout (Lead)


July 31st, 2008 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Already hit by spiralling prices of household items, those who have already taken home loans face the prospect of having to cough up higher equated monthly instalments ... Read more...

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Home loan borrowers face higher instalment payout


July 31st, 2008 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Already hit by spiralling prices of household items, those who have already taken home loans face the prospect of having to cough up higher equated monthly instalments ... Read more...

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Rude shock for common man as petroleum products hiked


June 4th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The ten percent rise in petroleum products Wednesday has come as a rude shock for the man on the street, who feels cheated and stunned by the ... Read more...

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PCB suffered Rs 84 cr loss due to postponement of Oz tour


May 9th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 9 (ANI): The PCB had suffered a huge loss of Rs 84 crore due to the postponement of the Aussies tour which was to take place in March this ... Read more...

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Will Monday’s meet on prices lighten people’s burden?


March 30th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by admin
By Rajeev Ranjan Roy New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Feeling the pinch of a rising inflation rate, people are looking forward to some effective measures from the Cabinet Committee on Prices (CCP) that ... Read more...

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