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Ex-wife gets huge cut in Gibson’s retirement package


September 6th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 6 (IANS) Mel Gibson's ex-wife Robyn Denise Moore has reportedly got a huge cut in the actor's pension money in the divorce settlement.As per the divorce ... Read more...

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Himachal roadways employees call off planned stir


June 18th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 18 (IANS) Employees of the state-run Himachal Road Transport Corp (HRTC) Monday called off their proposed two-day strike from Tuesday, an official said here.The decision came after a ... Read more...

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Himachal bus strike hits commuters hard (Second Lead)


June 5th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 5 (IANS) Employees of the state-run Himachal Road Transport Corp (HRTC), which has fleet of over 1,900 buses, Tuesday went on a day's strike, hitting commuters hard.They were ... Read more...

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Himachal bus strike hits commuters hard (Lead)


June 5th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 5 (IANS) Employees of the state-run Himachal Road Transport Corp (HRTC), which has over 1,900 buses, Tuesday went on a day's strike, hitting commuters hard.Protesting employees said the ... Read more...

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State-run buses off Himachal roads, commuters hit hard


June 5th, 2012 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 5 (IANS) Employees of the state-run Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC), which has a fleet over 1,900 buses, Tuesday went on a day-long strike, hitting the commuters hard.Protesting ... Read more...

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Retired employee tries suicide outside Rajasthan court


May 3rd, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 3 (IANS) An 82-year-old retired government employee Thursday attempted to commit suicide at the Rajasthan High Court building here, police said, adding he was depressed over not getting ... Read more...

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Left walks out of Kerala assembly


October 19th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 19 (IANS) The Left opposition Wednesday walked out of the Kerala assembly protesting the state government's decision to disburse salaries and pensions to its employees through three private ... Read more...

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Senior Indian Navy officer sacked for sexual misconduct


March 31st, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) A senior Indian Navy officer found guilty of sexual misconduct while posted in Russia to supervise the refit of the aircraft carrier Admiral Gorshkov, has ... Read more...

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Review Of Red: Can It Be Called A Action Comedy?


November 26th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Director: Robert Schwentke.Starring: Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, Helen Mirren, Sarah Parker.Review:**1/2With a big star cast like Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman and Helen Mirren in 'Red', all of us expected ... Read more...

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Protests over pension reform cripple life in France


October 20th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Oct 20 (IANS) The protests by French labour unions against President Nocolas Sarkozy's pension overhaul plan entered its second week Wednesday, thwarting fuel and other supplies and disrupting normal life across ... Read more...

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Government told to give special pension to army man’s widow


August 5th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday directed the central government to award special pension to the 85-year-old widow of an army man who was denied pension benefits by ... Read more...

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Registration drive for construction worker welfare begins in Delhi


July 25th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): In an attempt to promote welfare of the vast unorganised labour force, the Delhi Government has launched a registration programme for construction workers in New Delhi. ... Read more...

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Gordon Brown ’signed pay cut for his successor at Downing Street’


June 6th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): In his final days as the British Prime Minister, Gordon Brown deprived David Cameron of hundreds of thousands of pounds - the Labour politician accepted a pay ... Read more...

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Phoenix woman pleads guilty for theft of Veteran benefits


February 27th, 2010 - 2:56 am ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) – A Phoenix woman pleaded guilty on Thursday to theft of Government funds from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), prosecutors announced on Friday.Peggy Sue Salazar, 48, ... Read more...

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Rathore gets ministry notice, Hooda assures Ruchika case ‘revisit’ (Roundup)


December 26th, 2009 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chandigarh, Dec 26 (IANS) The home ministry Saturday slapped show cause notices on former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore, convicted in the Ruchika Girhotra molestation case, asking why he should not ... Read more...

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Ministry notices to Rathore; Hooda to reopen Ruchika case (Lead)


December 26th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) The home ministry Saturday slapped show cause notices on former Haryana police chief S.P.S. Rathore, convicted in the Ruchika Girhotra molestation case, asking why he should not ... Read more...

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India signs Social Security Agreement with Luxembourg


September 30th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) India Wednesday entered into a Social Security Agreement with Luxembourg to provide benefits to Indian nationals working in the European country. The agreement, signed by Minister for Overseas ... Read more...

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President inaugurates Armed Forces Tribunal


August 8th, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 8 (ANI): Marking it as an important milestone in the history of the Armed Forces in India, President Pratibha Patil today inaugurated the long-awaited Armed Forces Tribunal (AFT). ... Read more...

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One-rank-one-pension demand accepted: Antony


July 13th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The government has accepted the one-rank-one-pension (OROP) demand for armed forces officers and personnel below officer rank (PBOR) and will also set up a separate pay panel ... Read more...

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Government accepts recommendation of one-rank-one pension for ex-servicemen


July 6th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that the Government has decided to substantially improve the pension of pre 01.01.2006 defence pensioners below officer rank and ... Read more...

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Soldiers, JCOs pension upped; officers ignored (Lead)


July 6th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Indian government Monday partially met the "one-rank-one-pension" (OROP) demand of the armed forces, announcing enhanced pensions for soldiers and junior commissioned officers (JCOs) that will ... Read more...

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European Union MPs abuse expenses to become millionaires


February 23rd, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): A leaked report has revealed how European Union MPs are becoming millionaires at the expense of taxpayers in just one five year term through expenses and allowances.The ... Read more...

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Government rejects ex-soldiers’ ‘one rank one pension’ plea


February 18th, 2009 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Unmoved by India's ex-soldiers' highly emotive plea of for "one rank one pension", which even saw some of them returning their medals, the government has finally nixed ... Read more...

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UK Defence Ministry wastes over 300 million of taxpayers” money through errors


January 27th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.27 (ANI): Over 300 million pounds of the British taxpayers'' money has been lost by the Ministry of Defence due to poor book-keeping and payroll and contract errors, reports The ... Read more...

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Ellen Page may play lesbian role in new film


December 24th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): Ellen Page is all set to take up yet another controversial movie roleshes been tapped to play a lesbian in a real-life inspired film, it has emerged.The ... Read more...

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Tata Steel introduces scheme to cut workforce


December 3rd, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 3 (IANS) India's leading steel maker Tata Steel is introducing an early separation scheme in its Jamshedpur plant in Jharkhand to downsize the workforce, officials said Wednesday.Employees above 50 years ... Read more...

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Kerala announces 5,000 scholarships for Muslims


July 30th, 2008 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 30 (IANS) The Kerala government Wednesday announced 5,000 scholarships for Muslim students. Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan told reporters that the steps for the welfare of the minority community were being ... Read more...

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MoS Defence expresses displeasure over ex-servicemen going on hunger strike


May 27th, 2008 - 7:16 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi , May 27 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju today expressed strong displeasure over ex-servicemen taking to the streets and holding hunger strikes in various ... Read more...

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Pak Govt to lift ban from becoming premier for the third time


December 14th, 2007 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 14 (ANI): The Pakistan Government is all set to lift the ban on third-time premiership and an ordinance in this regard will be issued soon. A Constitutional package was being prepared ... Read more...

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