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Patnaik transferred, Satyapal Singh is new Mumbai top cop (Third Lead)


August 23rd, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) Mumbai Police Commissioner Arup Patnaik was shunted out Thursday, a top home department official said, after coming under criticism over the manner in which he ... Read more...

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Four new NIDs to come up (With Images)


December 12th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Industry and traditional design are closing ranks in India, with plans to set up four new National Institutes of Design (NIDs) to meet the growing ... Read more...

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Lalit Kala Akademi to award 10 young artists


August 24th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Lalit Kala Akademi, India's apex body of art, will give out awards to 10 young contemporary artists at its annual national exhibition beginning in ... Read more...

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Gujarat’s Saputara, a getaway among verdant hills (With Images)


August 1st, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Saputara (Gujarat), Aug 1 (IANS) A hill station in Gujarat? It is true. The western coastal state boasts of a pretty little hill station Saputara, or the abode of ... Read more...

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Industry hoping for implementation of rail projects


February 24th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 24 (IANS) On the eve of the railway budget, the industry was Thursday hoping the budget will see fast implementation of projects, reduction in freight of essential commodities and ... Read more...

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Coca-Cola planning to cash in on cricket World Cup fever


February 17th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) Soft drinks giant Coca-Cola will launch its street cricket series in the middle of the World Cup to cash in on the cricket fever in the country.Coca-Cola ... Read more...

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Jaipal Reddy holds emergency meeting to discuss oil adulteration issue


January 27th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Union Petroleum Minister Jaipal Reddy on Thursday chaired an emergency meeting to discuss the oil adulteration issue and to chart out a course of action to root ... Read more...

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Sonawane killing: Maharashtra gazetted officers go on strike


January 27th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Manmad (Maharashtra), Jan 27 (ANI): Gazetted officers across Maharashtra are on strike in protest against the brutal killing of Additional Collector Yashwant Sonawane at Manmad in Maharashtra.The officers will hold rallies across ... Read more...

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Cyber crimes on steep rise


January 21st, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) With the ever increasing population of netizens in the country, the number of cyber-crimes in the country is also rising sharply, says data released by the National ... Read more...

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Onion prices fall in Nashik, Azadpur: Government


December 21st, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The government Tuesday said its decision to ban onion exports till Jan 15 had started yielding results, with wholesale prices falling in Nasik in Maharashtra and at ... Read more...

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We’ll crackdown on hoarders and black marketers: Dikshit (Lead)


December 21st, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) With onion prices touching the sky, the Delhi government said Tuesday it will crack down on hoarders and black marketers of the commodity and was also expecting ... Read more...

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The onion crisis is here again…


December 1st, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) With its retail prices soaring all across northern India, the humble onion has triggered a crisis that is worrying authorities. In a space of a ... Read more...

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UN meet: Indian rag pickers demand financial support


October 7th, 2010 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Three Indian rag pickers Wednesday addressed the UN climate change conference in China and demanded financial support for their contribution in fighting climate change.Baidabai Gaikwad from Pune, ... Read more...

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Three Indian rag pickers to address climate change conference


October 5th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Three rag pickers from India will address the UN climate change conference in China Wednesday where they will share their experiences on the steps taken by them ... Read more...

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Now shopping for branded products just a remote-click away


August 4th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Tired of trawling the streets under the scorching sun for your shopping? Help is at hand -- a 24-hour television shopping channel is coming to your rescue ... Read more...

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Mallya’s liquor firm is world’s second largest in sales


April 8th, 2010 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 7 (IANS) Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya's United Spirits Ltd. became the world's second largest liquor firm, with sales volumes of 100 million cases in fiscal 2009-10, the company said ... Read more...

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Maharashtra rapped for failure to protect migrants


March 18th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) The Maharashtra government has been hauled up by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) for failing to protect migrants from a hate campaign launched by Raj ... Read more...

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Mamata Banerjee inaugurates auto hub in West Bengal


March 13th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 13 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday inaugurated an automobile hub at Shalimar in Kolkata's twin district Howrah. "The first automobile hub has been opened up in record time and ... Read more...

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Railways catering policy under revision: Mamata


February 24th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday that the railway catering policy in under revision.Presenting the Railway Budget for the year 2010-2011, Banerjee said: "Since ... Read more...

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Income tax raids at 70 addresses linked to Madhu Koda


October 31st, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Oct 31(ANI): The Income Tax department on Saturday conducted nationwide raids at 70 addresses linked to former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda and others allegedly involved in unaccounted money transaction during ... Read more...

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Income Tax sleuths raid 70 places of Madhu Koda, associates (Lead)


October 31st, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Income Tax Department, which is probing a disproportionate assets charge against former Jharkhand chief minister and MP Madhu Koda, Saturday conducted raids at 70 places in eight ... Read more...

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BJP-Shiv Sena election manifesto promises quota for poor


September 28th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sep 28(ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)- Shiv Sena alliance has came out with notable promises in its manifesto for the Maharashtra State assembly elections, which includes 15per cent quota in ... Read more...

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12 more swine flu deaths take India’s toll to 48


August 21st, 2009 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Twelve more swine flu deaths were confirmed in India Friday, taking the total number of deaths from the H1N1 virus to 48, the union health ministry said ... Read more...

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Government revises swine flu toll to 28


August 19th, 2009 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) After days of denial, the central government Wednesday revised the number of swine flu deaths to 28 from 25 though no fresh deaths were reported. The country ... Read more...

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No new H1N1 death, but cases mount to 2,000


August 18th, 2009 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) For the second consecutive day Tuesday, no swine flu death was reported in the country, but 99 fresh influenza A(H1N1) virus cases were detected, taking the total ... Read more...

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Record 220 new swine flu cases in India (Roundup)


August 17th, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) A record 220 people tested positive for influenza A (H1N1) Monday, taking the total number of infected persons in the country to 1,928 but no more deaths ... Read more...

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23 dead, 107 new swine cases in India


August 14th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) India's swine flu toll rose to 23 Friday and 107 new cases were detected positive for the viral infection, taking the total number of those affected by ... Read more...

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Swine flu: Death toll rises to 18


August 13th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by IBNS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IBNS) With a nine-month-old child dying of the deadly H1N1 virus in Pune, the death toll in swine flu rose to 18 Thursday in India.The 18th victim-Swabhiman Kamble, was ... Read more...

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Swine flu toll goes up to 15


August 12th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by IBNS
Nasik, Aug 12 (IBNS) Swine flu has now claimed 15 lives in India. A doctor in Nasik, a 41-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman in Pune succumbed to swine flu on Wednesday. The ... Read more...

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Swine flu claims four lives, toll rises to 11 (Second Intro Roundup)


August 12th, 2009 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai/Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 11 (IANS) India was gripped by a swine flu scare Tuesday and authorities stepped up efforts to curb the spread of the contagious virus that claimed four victims, taking ... Read more...

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Swine flu kills three more in India, toll is 10 (Intro Roundup)


August 11th, 2009 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) A swine flu scare gripped India Tuesday as the contagious virus spread to newer areas and claimed three victims, taking the nationwide death toll in just ... Read more...

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Prostitution racket busted in Bhopal, 15 people arrested


June 20th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 20 (IANS) An inter-state prostitution racket was busted in the Madhya Pradesh capital with the arrest of 15 people, including six girls, in the past two days, police here said ... Read more...

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My Chinese co-star is sweet, cooperative, says Shilpa


February 1st, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Actress Shilpa Shetty, who plays an Odissi dancer in an upcoming Sino-Indian film venture titled "The Desire", is full of praise for her Chinese co-star Xia Yu, whose ... Read more...

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Migrants row resurfaces in Maharashtra


January 27th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Nasik, Jan 27 (ANI): Activists of Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) attacked a school at Nasik in Maharashtra where a cultural programme of the north Indians was in progress on ... Read more...

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Maharashtra cabinet reshuffled


December 8th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec.8 (ANI): Ashok Chavan, the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra has reshuffled his cabinet soon after assuming office. Chavan has dropped Minister of textiles Satish Chaturvedi , Minister of State for ... Read more...

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