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Kerala in Catch-22 situation over bar timings


August 27th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 27 (IANS) The Kerala government and the state's excise department are in a Catch-22 situation after the Kerala High Court asked the government Monday to file its views ... Read more...

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Mamata-Antony meeting on important Bengal projects


August 18th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony had an 80-minute meeting Saturday with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on issues like Ganges riverfront beautification, a metro project ... Read more...

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Bengal flood toll 14


August 13th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS) The toll in the Bengal floods triggered by heavy rains has risen to 14, with more than 1.4 million people affected, officials said Saturday."Seventy one blocks ... Read more...

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Army organises seminar to foster civilian-military relations


January 11th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Jan 11 (ANI): The Indian Army recently organized a seminar here to foster better relationship between civilians and the military troops operating in the state.Eminent scholars and the army top brass ... Read more...

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Maharashtra claim over Karnataka villages opposed


July 7th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The central government has slammed Maharashtra for staking claim over Gulbarga and Belgaum districts of Karnataka and asked the Supreme Court to dismiss the state's plea ... Read more...

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CPI-M arrogance caused Left defeat: Forward Bloc


June 2nd, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) The Forward Bloc Wednesday blamed the "arrogance and bureaucratic attitude" of the leaders of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) for the worst performance of the ... Read more...

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West Bengal committee to address solid waste management


March 3rd, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 3 (IANS) The West Bengal government has formed an expert committee to address municipal solid waste management and recycling in various urban areas across the state, a minister said Wednesday. "The ... Read more...

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Orissa declares 3,264 villages drought hit


November 24th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 24 (IANS) Orissa Tuesday declared 3,264 villages in the state's 15 districts as drought hit. The government has also declared 42 wards under nine municipal areas in the state drought hit, ... Read more...

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Voting in West Bengal’s municipal polls peaceful


June 28th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 28 (IANS) Voting was held Sunday for 16 municipal bodies in West Bengal in polls seen as the first trial of strength between the ruling Left Front and the opposition ... Read more...

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Tamil stars fast against Karnataka stand on Hogenekkal project


April 4th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 4 (IANS) Tamil film stars belonging to various unions Friday began a daylong protest fast against Karnataka's objections to the drinking water project in Hogenekkal, on the border between Tamil ... Read more...

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Tamil film industry to protest Karnataka stand


April 3rd, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, April 3 (IANS) The stage is set for a protest by the Tamil Nadu film industry against neighbouring Karnataka's opposition to a water project near the interstate border. The decision to ... Read more...

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Tension over Tamil Nadu drinking water project


March 16th, 2008 - 8:16 pm ICT by admin
Hogenakkal (Tamil Nadu), March 16 (IANS): Tension prevailed here Sunday following a visit by a team of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) parliamentarians who were objecting to a Tamil Nadu drinking water project ... Read more...

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