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Customs release restored print of Uday Shankar’s ‘Kalpana’ (Lead)


July 30th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) After a delay of 25 days, the restored digital print of "Kalpana" - noted dancer Uday Shankar's 1948 film on experimental dance - was finally handed ... Read more...

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Customs release restored print of Uday Shankar’s ‘Kalpana’


July 30th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) After a delay of 25 days, the restored digital print of "Kalpana" - noted dancer Uday Shankar's 1948 film on experimental dance - was finally handed ... Read more...

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Himachal court allows Ford to construct ski resort


June 29th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 29 (IANS) In a major relief to Alfred Ford of the Ford Motor Company, the Himachal Pradesh High Court has given clearance to his upcoming multi-billion dollar ... Read more...

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Activist raises query on Sachin’s penalty


May 5th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 5 (IANS) A right to information activist Saturday raised questions whether cricketer Sachin Tendulkar had paid the penalty imposed on him last year for illegally occupying his ... Read more...

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I-League clubs skip last meeting of ad-hoc committee


May 4th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Despite making hue and cry over the sorry state of the I-League, top clubs Friday skipped the last meeting of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) ... Read more...

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Hindustan Salts keen on mining in Himachal


April 3rd, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 3 (IANS) State-run Hindustan Salts Ltd has again shown interest in mining rock salt in north India's only mines located in Himachal Pradesh, state Industries Minister Kishan Kapoor ... Read more...

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ISRO to release reports on Antrix-Devas deal


January 31st, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) Indian space agency chief K. Radhakrishnan Tuesday indicated he will soon release reports of two committees on the controversial Antrix-Devas deal, which led to the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu power generator to float tenders for two power projects


January 30th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 30 (IANS) The power generation and distribution arm of Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd (TANGEDCO) will soon issue tenders for two of its proposed power projects ... Read more...

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Deregulate savings bank account product wholly: PNB chief


August 24th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 24 (IANS) Stressing the need to deregulate the savings account product in its entirety, a top official of the state-run Punjab National Bank Wednesday said mere deregulation of ... Read more...

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HI calls meeting of selectors, coaches to sort out players’ issue


August 24th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) has called a meeting of the selectors and the coaches to discuss the issue of Sandeep Singh and Sardara Singh leaving the ... Read more...

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After a decade, Pakistani brides get some acceptance


March 10th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Gurdaspur (Punjab), March 9 (IANS) It was one moment that they had endlessly waited for. And on Wednesday, three women from Pakistan took the oath in this north Punjab town, ... Read more...

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Delay in clearances affecting coal production: official


February 23rd, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 22 (IANS) World's largest coal miner, Coal India Limited Tuesday said a number of projects have got stuck with the central environment and forests ministry refusing to give the necessary ... Read more...

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Rs.2,300 crore Cyber City announced in Kerala


February 17th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 17 (IANS) Housing Development and Infrastructure Limited (HDIL) Thursday announced a Rs.2,300 crore Cyber City project near here which is expected to generate 60,000 new direct jobs."HDIL Cyber City will ... Read more...

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Court stops work on Tata housing project in Punjab


January 20th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 20 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court here Thursday stopped the construction of a controversial multi-storey housing project being executed by Tata Housing Development Company (THDC) in an ... Read more...

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Chennai eco park’s opening by PM gets red signal


December 30th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) The inauguration of the Adyar Eco Park or Adyar Poonga in Tamil Nadu by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will not happen Jan 3 - the project has ... Read more...

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Consortium of banks sought for Vizhinjam port


November 16th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 16 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Tuesday said a consortium of banks has been envisaged to raise Rs.2,500 crore as initial funding for the proposed port at Vizhinjam ... Read more...

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Orissa clears 16 new industrial project proposals


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 2 (IANS) Orissa's single window clearance committee Friday cleared 16 new project proposals of Rs.6,500 crore, an official said.The projects proposals by 16 private companies were cleared by the committee ... Read more...

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Bikes for cyclists finally arrive but stuck at Delhi airport


September 14th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The imported bikes of the Indian cyclists for the Commonwealth Games finally arrived here Sunday after an year's wait, but are still lying at the Delhi International ... Read more...

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Infrastructure work on proposed Kerala port launched


August 16th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 16 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Monday evening inaugurated the work for a connecting road to the proposed Rs.60-billion Vizhinjam port site. This signals the start of the first phase ... Read more...

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Work on Kishenganga hydroelectric project underway


August 12th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.13 (ANI): Minister of External Affairs S.M.Krishna said on Thursday that the work on Kishenganga Hydroelectric Project is in progress.In a written reply to a question in the Rajya ... Read more...

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OC officials visit stadiums to check facilities


August 10th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Following the uproar over non-completion of Commonwealth Games venues, top Organising Committee officials are visiting the various stadiums to check the facilities. The Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (CGOC) ... Read more...

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Technical teams moved to games venues: Lalit Bhanot


August 3rd, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 3 (ANI): Lalit Bhanot, the Secretary General of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (CGOC), has said the designated technical teams for the Commonwealth Games have been shifted to respective ... Read more...

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Technical teams have moved into stadiums: Top CWG official


August 2nd, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Technical teams have already moved into various stadiums to start work on overlays, though the venues will be formally taken over only after getting the mandatory clearances ... Read more...

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Neutrino project to get clearances despite protests


July 30th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 30 (IANS) Despite opposition from local people, the Rs.960-crore neutrino observatory project in Theni district of Tamil Nadu will get necessary regulatory clearances, Department of Atomic Energy Secretary Srikumar Banerjee ... Read more...

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Karachi-bound ship with explosives to be probed


June 26th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) The Karachi-bound ship with explosives from Bangladesh and intercepted on the Hooghly will be brought to the Kolkata dock for a thorough investigation, police said Saturday. The ... Read more...

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Explosive-laden vessel bound for Karachi intercepted (Lead)


June 26th, 2010 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) A Karachi-bound explosive-laden vessel from the Bangladesh port of Chittagong was intercepted by the security agencies on the Hooghly river channel Friday evening, officials said. The vessel - 'Agean ... Read more...

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Indian generic drugs to get easy access to Singapore


May 11th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) An Indian generic drug, which has got regulatory approvals in the US, Britain, EU, Canada and Australia, can now access the Singapore market without going through the ... Read more...

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Investors meet on Kerala’s Vizhinjam port next month


March 15th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 15 (IANS) An investors meet will be held next month for the proposed Vizhinjam port in Kerala and work on the project will start during the tenure of the Left ... Read more...

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Visa, politics no reason for Pak players missing IPL-3: India


January 21st, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.21 (ANI): Rubbishing Pakistan's claim that its eleven players did not win Indian Premier League contracts because of politics or visa concerns, the Ministry of External Affairs said Thursday that ... Read more...

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India to Pakistan: Don’t blame us, 17 cricketers got visas


January 21st, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) Rejecting Pakistan's suspicions about New Delhi's hand in the absence of Pakistani cricketers from the Indian Premier League (IPL), India Thursday asked Pakistan to introspect on the ... Read more...

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Pakistan tops the list in IPL auction registration


January 3rd, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Twenty-six Pakistani cricketers are among 97 overseas players who have registered for the Jan 19 auction of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Pakistan's young batting sensation Umar Akmal ... Read more...

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Have to work overtime to finish Games related projects: Dikshit


November 13th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Friday reviewed the progress of several Commonwealth Games (CWG) related projects and stated that her government would "have to work overtime to ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro begins trial runs on new standard gauge line


July 29th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Trial runs were carried out Wednesday on Delhi Metro's first standard gauge line connecting north and north-west parts of the national capital. Standard gauge lines are lesser in ... Read more...

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Reduce tax on household items to spur demand: Assocham


June 10th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) Wednesday called on the government to bring down tax on household purchases to less than 20 percent from over ... Read more...

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‘Qatar consulate in Mumbai destroyed valuable artefacts’


June 3rd, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 3 (IANS) A co-operative society in Mumbai Wednesday alleged that one of its members - Qatar consulate - has destroyed a wall and valuable artefacts of the building and has ... Read more...

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