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Will oppose anti-people fuel price hike: SP


September 14th, 2012 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party said the anti-people policies of the Congress-led central government will take the country towards devastation and asserted it would fight the diesel price ... Read more...

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Cinema nobody’s birthright: Varun Dhawan


September 12th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Director David Dhawan's son Varun, who will be making his acting debut with Karan Johar's "Student Of The Year", says that filmdom belongs to everyone ... Read more...

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Women make 50 percent of country’s power: Amitabh Bachchan


August 30th, 2012 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan believes in fair education for all, be it the country's underprivileged or the women folk.The 69-year-old veteran, who is driving home ... Read more...

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‘Heroine’ makers move court on smoking scene rider (Lead)


August 27th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The makers of Bollywood film "Heroine", starring Kareena Kapoor, Monday moved the Delhi High Court against the information and broadcasting ministry's order to display ... Read more...

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BJD intensifies protest against Polavaram project


August 27th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 27 (IANS) Odisha's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Monday intensified its protest against the construction of the multi-purpose Polavaram irrigation project in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh.Thousands of BJD workers and ... Read more...

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Indian security solutions provider acquires British firm


July 15th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Mumbai-based security solutions provider Topsgrup said Sunday it had completed the acquisition of British security firm The Shield Guarding Company Limited.Acquired for 19.5 million pounds, The ... Read more...

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More role for women in population policy: Experts


July 10th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India needs to move away from its "targeted approach" towards family panning programmes that have been in existence under a decade-old policy, experts said here ... Read more...

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Had no other option but support Pranab: SP


June 16th, 2012 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 15 (IANS) Hours after Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav announced support for Pranab Mukherjee as president, party general secretary and MP Kiranmoy Nanda Friday said his ... Read more...

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‘No rift between Samajwadi Party and Trinamool’


June 15th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Scotching speculation of a rift between the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Trinamool Congress, SP general secretary Kiranmoy Nanda Friday said both the parties ... Read more...

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From apparel to laptop accessories, Satya Paul explores new avenues


June 7th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) After designing saris and gowns, Satya Paul, a known brand in fashion, has ventured into making accessories for laptops as they feel fashion is not ... Read more...

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Linda pockets chess title


May 29th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Pondicherry, May 29 (IANS) Local star Linda Rangarajan with 9.0 points emerged champion in the third KACC International FIDE Rating chess tournament (below 2200) here Tuesday.In the final round, Linda ... Read more...

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Rangarajan leads field in chess meet


May 28th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Pondicherry, May 28 (IANS) Local star L. Rangarajan scalped top seed K. Gunasekaran to lead the field with 7.0 points after the seventh round of the third KACC International FIDE ... Read more...

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27 killed, 29 injured in Maharashtra accident (Roundup)


May 28th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Raigad (Maharashtra), May 28 (IANS) A total of 27 people were killed, including six children below 14 years, while on their way back from a wedding and 29 ... Read more...

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Mamata insists on tax moratorium for Bengal


April 21st, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 21 (IANS) In a stern warning to the Congress-led union government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday said it has to accept West Bengal's demand for ... Read more...

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Court questions government on discouraging woman army officers


March 26th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday questioned the government on its approach of discouraging short service commission women officers opting for permanent commission in the army."Why are ... Read more...

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We won’t join UPA, but help it pass budget: SP


March 24th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 24 (IANS) Reiterating Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's prediction that Lok Sabha elections could be held "after a year", its general secretary Kiranmoy Nanda Saturday said ... Read more...

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BSF man held at airport with bullets


February 4th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 4 (IANS) A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper was Saturday detained by security personnel at the Agartala airport following the recovery of some bullets from his baggage, police ... Read more...

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BMW case: Apex court chides police for delay (Lead)


January 11th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday chided Delhi Police for delay in challenging a Delhi High Court order reducing the sentence of Sanjeev Nanda in the 1999 ... Read more...

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BMW case: Apex court chides police for delay


January 11th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday chided Delhi Police for delay in challenging a Delhi High Court order reducing the sentence of Sanjeev Nanda in the ... Read more...

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Bal Bharti student wins UN slogan writing competition


December 13th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Aashna Mahendru, a student of class seven of Bal Bharti Public School, Tuesday won the inter-school online slogan-writing competition which was organised by the United ... Read more...

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Bhagwati India’s next envoy to London?


November 28th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The jockeying for India House, the seat of the Indian high commission in London, seems to be over with the government apparently zeroing in on ... Read more...

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Biman comments hurting Left Front: Partners


November 13th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 13 (IANS) Several partners of West Bengal's opposition Left Front Sunday took exception to its chairman Biman Bose's disparaging remarks on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's district tours ... Read more...

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Niira Radia shuts down public relation firms Vaishnavi, Neucom


October 30th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Niira Radia, the high profile public relations consultant who was alleged to have lobbied hard for a second stint for former Telecom Minister A. Raja's ... Read more...

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Gautam Kurup hopes ‘Thiruppangal’ to be turning point in his career


September 8th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 8 (IANS) Actor Gautam Kurup describes himself as the 'devil from the god's own country'. And now he says that he would make the Tamil moviegoers love to ... Read more...

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NMDC, BEC agreement for Chhattisgarh steel plant


September 6th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 6 (IANS) The National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) Tuesday signed a contract for a coke oven package in its upcoming integrated steel plant in Chhattisgarh with a consortium ... Read more...

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Shammiji told Jaya he’s tired: Big B


August 15th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) His never-say-die attitude had begun to ebb, says megastar Amitabh Bachchan, whose wife Jaya had spoken to Shammi Kapoor a few days before he ... Read more...

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US aid to restore 16th century mausoleum (With Image)


August 12th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Sunderwala Burj, a 16th century mausoleum here, has been given a makeover by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture with financial support from the ... Read more...

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Court directs railways to rehabilitate scavengers


July 27th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the railways to rehabilitate manual scavengers following the introduction of bio-toilets in train coaches.The division bench of Justice Dipak ... Read more...

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$95 mn ADB loan for Himachal tourism infrastructure


July 21st, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 20 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Wednesday inked a $.95.16 million loan agreement with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for strengthening tourism infrastructure, an official statement said.The agreement was signed ... Read more...

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Aga Khan Trust helps restore 16th century tomb


July 19th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Sunderwala Burj, a 16th century mausoleum adjacent to Mughal emperor Humayun's tomb, has been given a major facelift by the Aga Khan Trust for ... Read more...

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49 firearms, 1,000 detonators seized in West Bengal


June 10th, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) At least 49 firearms, 50 rounds of ammunition and 1,000 detonators were seized from two districts of West Bengal Friday, police said."At least 44 firearms were ... Read more...

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Angry at slur, mourning Goa tribals invite cops to a drink


May 30th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 30 (IANS) Angry over a police official's remark that tribal agitators got drunk and created law and order problems during their agitation, the kin and friends of the ... Read more...

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‘Kashmakash’ mundane remake of Tagore novel (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***)


May 20th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Kashmakash"; Cast: Prosenjit, Jishu Sengupta, Raima Sen, Riya Sen; Director: Rituparno Ghosh; Rating; ***How does one go about adapting a popular Rabindranath Tagore novel that's filled with melodramatic coincidences without ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists deny link to Iqbal Kaskar shooting


May 19th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 19 (IANS) Nepal's ruling Maoist party Thursday denied any links with the shooting in India's business capital Mumbai city Tuesday that left an aide of wanted terrorist Dawood ... Read more...

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CPI-M kept us in dark on policy making, says Left partner


May 17th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) Accusing the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) of keeping other Left Front partners in the dark on policy matters in West Bengal, a former minister Tuesday ... Read more...

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