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Karachi is calm after violence (Lead)


March 28th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 28 (IANS) Pakistan's port city Karachi was calm Wednesday, a day after it witnessed large-scale violence over the killing of a political activist.Educational institutes and markets opened Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Case registered in Pakistani activist’s murder


March 28th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 28 (IANS) A day after widespread protests and violence in Karachi over the killing of a Pakistani political activist and his brother, police Wednesday registered a case.A case ... Read more...

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IIMC students yet to get CWG allowance


January 15th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) About 100 students of the city-based Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), whose services were availed of during last year's Commonwealth Games (CWG), are still waiting for ... Read more...

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Northeastern states hail PAP withdrawal


January 8th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal/Aizawl, Jan 8 (IANS) The northeastern states have welcomed the centre's decision to do away with the Protected Area Permit (PAP), a mandatory permit for foreigners to visit the region.The union government ... Read more...

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Chidambaram visits CWG media centre at Pragati Maidan


October 3rd, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 3 (ANI): With barely few hours left for the opening ceremony of the XIX Commonwealth Games, Union Home Minister P Chidambaram visited the 'Main Press Centre' of the 2010 ... Read more...

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Tricolour look for new PIB website


August 20th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting C.M. Jatua Friday launched the newly-designed website of the government of India www.pib.nic.in. Donning the colours of the national flag, the ... Read more...

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Foreign journalists can now apply online for accreditation


August 1st, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Following a directive from the Prime Minister's Office, the Press Information Bureau (PIB) has initiated steps to simplify accreditation procedures for foreign journalists in India. They will ... Read more...

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CBI Director to journos: Be whistle blowers of corruption cases


April 24th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 24 (ANI): Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director Aswani Kumar on Saturday urged media professionals to be whistle blowers in incidents of corruption.Inaugurating a four-day training module for correspondents jointly ... Read more...

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SMS back in Kashmir, DoT withdraws its order


April 16th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 16 (ANI): The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Friday evening decided to withdraw its order imposing restrictions on SMS services in Jammu and Kashmir.In a statement issued here, ... Read more...

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National Press Centre contract signed by Press Information Bureau


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 22 (ANI): The Press Information Bureau (PIB) on Monday signed a contract today with the National Building Construction Corporation (NBCC) Ltd., for the construction of a new National Press ... Read more...

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Central government confirms tiger poached in Goa, state denies


November 24th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 24 (IANS) The controversy over the poaching of a Royal Bengal tiger in Goa earlier this year has taken a fresh twist with central government officially admitting that the animal ... Read more...

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Tweeting away, Tharoor shows the way (Capital Buzz)


July 12th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Move over Press Information Bureau (PIB), Twitter's here! It seems web's latest micro-blogging sensation could be the best public relations tool yet for ministers. Showing ... Read more...

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Neelam Kapur assumes office as Principal Director General, Press Information Bureau


April 1st, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 1 (ANI): Neelam Kapur on Wednesday assumed office as a Principal Director General (Media and Communications) of the Press Information Bureau (PIB).Neelam Kapur succeeds Umakant Mishra who retired ... Read more...

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14th Lok Sabha had 157 postgraduates, 22 PhDs


March 3rd, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) More and more educated people are getting into the Indian parliament. In the 543-seat 14th Lok Sabha, there were 157 postgraduates and 22 doctorate MPs, according to ... Read more...

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Uma Kant Mishra takes over as Principal Director General, Press Information Bureau


December 5th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): Uma Kant Mishra, a senior Indian Information Service (IIS) officer, has been appointed as Principal Director General (Media and Communications) in the Press Information Bureau (PIB). ... Read more...

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Deepak Sandhu to be Media Adviser to the PM


December 3rd, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.3 (ANI): Deepak Sandhu, the Principal Director General of the Press Information Bureau (PIB), is to be the new media advisor to the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh. A ... Read more...

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