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Parrikar asks armed forces to vacate land


July 19th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 19 (IANS) The tussle between the armed forces and the government over land continues in Goa with Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar saying that getting the army to "vacate ... Read more...

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Police asked to book Gurgaon real estate company


June 8th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 8 (IANS) The Gurgaon district administration has asked the police to register a case against a real estate company here for selling plots of land without a valid ... Read more...

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Railway inspector in dock for corruption


February 26th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided a railway inspector for alleged corrupt activities and amassing huge assets beyond his source of income, an official said ... Read more...

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Chavan accused of favouring private builder


November 3rd, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 3 (IANS) An Independent municipal corporator Thursday accused Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan of changing the zoning of some plots of land in the city to favour ... Read more...

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Malaysian PM says he is touched by spirit of Sikhs


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, May 3 (IANS) Three new gurdwaras will come up in Malaysia on plots of land allotted by Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak who says he is "touched by ... Read more...

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CPI-M insulting national emblem: Trinamool


April 22nd, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 22 (IANS) Retaliating to the Communist Party of India-Marxist's (CPI-M) allegation of using black money in the Bengal polls, the Trinamool Congress Friday claimed the CPI-M had insulted ... Read more...

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Congress refuses to back Rita Bahuguna Joshi on Bhushans


April 20th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi said Wednesday that after allegations of corruption Shanti Bhushan must step down as co-chair of the panel drafting ... Read more...

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Bollywood, Hollywood stars name linked to Dubai property scam


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 3 (ANI): The names of Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba and Hollywood movie star Tara Reid has been used in a property scam in the United Arab Emirates to fleece investors ... Read more...

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Land Scam: Karnataka High Court issues notice to Yeddyurappa


December 7th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec 7 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday issued a notice to Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa in connection with a land de-notification in Bangalore.The directions of the court came following ... Read more...

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Karnataka Governor slams Yeddyurappa over land scam


December 5th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec.5 (ANI): Karnataka Governor H. R. Bhardwaj today slammed Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa for initiating the government probe into the land scam row.Interacting with mediapersons here, Bhardwaj said: "only the ... Read more...

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Bhupen Hazarika bequeaths assets to Lajmi, irks family


December 4th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Dec 4 (IANS) Music maestro Bhupen Hazarika has bequeathed a major portion of his properties and assets to long time companion Kalpana Lajmi, giving her credit for the ... Read more...

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Central Reserve Police to remain in Lalgarh


October 20th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
West Midnapore, Oct 20 (ANI): CRPF Director General K. Vijay Kumar has said the Para- military forces will remain in Lalgarh and operations against Maoists will be intensified if necessary in ... Read more...

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India’s cocoa export to international market increasing


August 20th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by ANI
By S. JaykumarDharampuri (Tamil Nadu), Aug 20 (ANI): India's exports of cocoa to the international market have reached 60 to 70 percent of the total output.More than 2,500 hectares of land ... Read more...

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Vidarbha farmers’ group objects to ‘Peepli Live’


August 14th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Aug 14 (IANS) A farmer's advocacy group in Vidarbha has objected to the content of the just-released Hindi film "Peepli Live", saying it is a wrong representation of the misery of ... Read more...

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Orissa begins land acquisition for POSCO amid opposition (Lead)


July 28th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 27 (IANS) The Orissa government Tuesday began acquiring land for the $12 billion steel project South Korean steel major POSCO has planned in the state's Jagatsinghpur district despite opposition, officials ... Read more...

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Orissa begins land acquisition for POSCO amids opposition


July 27th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 27 (IANS) The Orissa government Tuesday began acquiring land for the $12 billion steel project South Korean steel major POSCO has planned in the state's Jagatsinghpur district despite opposition, ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi gives land to build schools


July 4th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 4 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) will give six plots of land to build private schools. The schools will be built in Khalifa city and Mohamed ... Read more...

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8,500 plots of land ‘misused’ in China


May 5th, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 5 (IANS) Over 8,500 plots of land, measuring more than 38,000 hectares, were "misused" in China in 2009, a government report has said. A survey of 24 provinces said that in ... Read more...

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CBI nabs another Mumbai IT officer in Rs.15 mn bribe case


April 19th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Thane/Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday nabbed a senior Income Tax official in connection with the ongoing probe into the Rs.15 million bribery case against Additional Commissioner ... Read more...

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Three major power plants for Greater Noida


February 28th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 28 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to set up three mega power plants in the Noida and Greater Noida areas to meet the increasing demand of power in ... Read more...

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Trump reveals master plan for ‘world’s greatest golf course’ in Scotland


February 17th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.17 (ANI): American tycoon Donald Trump has revealed his master plan for "the greatest golf course in the world" to be built on a windswept stretch of Scottish coastline.According to The ... Read more...

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600 Indian farmers face eviction from Malaysia’s Cameron Highlands


January 8th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 8 (ANI): Six hundred Indian families, who have been involved in agriculture for the past 50 years in Cameron Highlands, about 214 km north of Kuala Lumpur, are now ... Read more...

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75 Rajya Sabha members sign for Dinakaran’s impeachment (Lead)


December 14th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Seventy-five Rajya Sabha members, led by the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Monday submitted a petition to upper house Chairman Hamid Ansari for impeaching Justice P.D. ... Read more...

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For Australians, houses are bigger-is-better


December 1st, 2009 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 1 (DPA) Australian houses are now double the size of the average house in Europe and three times bigger than homes in Britain, official figures showed. At an average for ... Read more...

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Eight booked for cheating bank of Rs.2.5 crore


November 7th, 2009 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 7 (IANS) Eight people, including four women, were booked for taking a loan of Rs.2.5 crore (Rs.25 million) from a bank by providing fake documents, police said Saturday. "We have received ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh inspector owns assets worth Rs.5 crore


October 9th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 9 (IANS) Simultaneous raids in Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh by the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) at the homes of a state government food and drug inspector have revealed the official ... Read more...

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Noida to reserve plots for weaker section


September 23rd, 2009 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Sep 23 (IANS) The administrative board of Noida, the capital city's suburb, has decided to reserve 18 percent residential plots for the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes (SC/ST) applicants, officials said Wednesday. The ... Read more...

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Mumbai orphanage girls to mark 9/11 by planting vegetable garden


September 11th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) Girls from a orphanage in Mahim here are to plant a vegetable garden in honour of the victims of 9/11 terror attacks in New York, the US consulate ... Read more...

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Musharraf vows to pull Pakistan out of its present crises


July 6th, 2008 - 11:28 am ICT by ANI
Karachi , July 6 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has vowed to pull his country out of its current prevailing turmoil." Pakistan has come to live and will Inshallah survive," he ... Read more...

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NRI duped of land in Gujarat


June 13th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Jamnagar (Gujarat), June 13(IANS) A non-resident Indian who returned to Jamnagar in Gujarat after nearly 20 years of living in London was shocked to find apartment blocks standing on his two plots ... Read more...

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Thai PM urges countrymen to eat less rice, export more


April 20th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, April 20 (DPA) Thai Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej Sunday urged Thais to eat less rice so as to allow farmers to export more. The prime minister noted that farmers could sell ... Read more...

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Punjab Govt. to release rupees 100 crores for Amritsar Master Plan


December 13th, 2007 - 4:33 pm ICT by admin
By Ravinder Singh Robin Amritsar, December 13 (ANI): The Government of Punjab is likely to hand over a cheque of Rs. 100 crores to the Amritsar Municipal Corporation as a part of a ... Read more...

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