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Philippines implementing reforms to improve air safety rating

September 14th, 2012 - 3:52 am ICT by BNO News
MANILA, PHILIPPINES (BNO NEWS) -- The government of the Philippines is implementing further aviation reforms in the hopes of restoring the country's air safety rating in the United States, officials said on ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

EU needs fiscal, bank integration: Spanish PM

June 6th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, June 6 (IANS/EFE) The European Union should move toward fiscal and banking integration, said Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy.Rajoy also said that the EU should make clear that the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Friends of Pak’ tell it to get its economic reforms in place to ensure survival

October 16th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Oct 16(ANI): The Friends of Democratic Pakistan (FoDP) has stressed on the need for continued efforts by the Pakistan government for sustained economic revival following the recent devastating floods in the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Asia needs water reform to cope with population growth: Study

August 18th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Aug 18 (DPA) Asia needs to improve irrigation and introduce water reform to feed growing populations in the coming decades, a new study said Tuesday. The population in Asia is projected to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

New Uttar Pradesh governor to throw open Raj Bhavan doors

July 28th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 28 (IANS) B.L. Joshi, who was Tuesday sworn in as the new governor of Uttar Pradesh, said he would throw open the doors of the Raj Bhavan to the public. Joshi ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Zardari declares ‘total war’ against militancy

June 1st, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 1 (IANS) Declaring a "total war" against militancy, President Asif Ali Zardari Monday urged all sections of Pakistani society to "defeat the mindset that creates and nurtures militancy". "The war ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Fiji’s President throws out Constitution and appoints himself Head of State

April 10th, 2009 - 10:03 am ICT by admin
FIJI (BNO NEWS) – In a radio address to the nation at 11.30 a.m. on Friday morning, Fiji's President Ratu Josefa Iloilo announced he has abrogated the 1997 Constitution and that he ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Time has come for armed forces’ reforms: Parliamentary panel

February 24th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Saying it was "high time" reforms were brought in the armed forces to address "undesirable discriminatory practices" based on rank and gender bias, a parliamentary panel has ... Read more...

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Need to give prison reforms more importance: Patil

April 25th, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 25 (ANI): Union Minister of Home Affairs Shivraj Patil on Friday called for giving due importance to prison reforms and correctional administration, and assured the State Governments of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Burney presses new Pak Govt to release Sarabjit Singh

March 24th, 2008 - 9:39 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar 24 (ANI): Pakistan caretaker Governments Human Rights Minister Ansar Burney on Monday urged the new incoming government to consider converting Sarabjit Singhs death sentence into life imprisonment on "humanitarian ... Read more...

Posted in National |