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Lowering of sales tax on jet fuel required: Assocham

December 29th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Lowering of sales tax on jet fuel, upgradation of airport infrastructure and allowing foreign capital by international airlines in domestic carriers are required for the ... Read more...

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Taxing beedis best way to curb tobacco abuse, says study

April 8th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) The government should increase taxes on tobacco products, especially hike the price of beedis, from the current Rs.14 per 1,000 to Rs.98, to limit 15.5 million premature ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

SRK-Shiv Sena standoff not as heroic or villainous (Comment)

February 8th, 2010 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
By Mayank Chhaya In the Shah Rukh Khan-Shiv Sena standoff the heroism is not as heroic and villainy not as villainous as some in the media are projecting.Khan "standing up" to the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gilani approves Balochistan panel’s proposals

July 28th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 28 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that the proposals of committee on Balochistan have been approved.Talking to mediapersons at the Prime Minister's Secretariat here on ... Read more...

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Forest guards in Assam being trained to tackle poaching menace

June 1st, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, June 1 (ANI): Authorities in Assam are imparting high-tech training to the rangers and other forest guards with an aim to counter the menace of poaching.The two-day training sponsored by ... Read more...

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China presents three-point strategy to resolve market crisis

November 23rd, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, Nov 23 (Xinhua) China has put forward a three-point action plan of macroeconomic policy coordination, reform of financial institutions and sustainable growth as a long term strategy to tackle the global ... Read more...

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Group of Ministers formulate six-point strategy for peace in Orissa

November 20th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneshwar, Nov 20 (ANI): A Group of Ministers (GOM) sent from the Centre to Orissa''s Kandhmal District has announced a six-point strategy to strengthen peace, normalcy and communal harmony in the ... Read more...

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Four point strategy to fight Maoist problem: Koda

August 15th, 2008 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 15 (IANS) Jharkhand is working on a four point strategy to fight the Maoist problem, Chief Minister Madhu Koda said here Friday in his Independence Day speech. "The Maoists have ... Read more...

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Mexico to redouble austerity measures amid food crisis

May 28th, 2008 - 5:09 pm ICT by admin
Mexico City, May 28 (IANS) Mexico will redouble austerity measures as part of an emergency plan to help families deal with the impact of global food crisis, EFE news agency reported Wednesday. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan adopts three-point strategy to curb terrorism

May 23rd, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Islamabad, May 23 (Xinhua) Pakistan has adopted a comprehensive three-point strategy to address militancy and terrorism in the country, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Friday. "The government of Pakistan has a ... Read more...

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Panel calls for action on ‘14-point strategy’ to combat Maoism

March 17th, 2008 - 11:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) The Administrative Reforms Commission (ARC) Monday recommended the implementation of a 14-point strategy announced in parliament to fight Maoism. "A long-term (10-year) and short-term (5-year) programme of ... Read more...

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Indian PM’s Chinese tour to boost friendship: People’s Daily

February 28th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, Jan 11 (Xinhua) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to China next week will boost friendship between the two neighbours and strengthen existing bilateral cooperation, said a signed article in the ... Read more...

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Five-pronged strategy needed to make growth inclusive in Asia: Singapore Minister

January 17th, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by admin
Gurgaon, Jan.17 (ANI): Asian nations need to follow a five-pronged strategy to make the growth process in Asia more inclusive and sustainable, according to Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Community Development, Youth ... Read more...

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Novel anti-cancer strategy targets intercept points for cancer cells

January 4th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): Scientists at the Emory University have made an advancement in the fight against cancer, by developing an anti-tumour compound called SF1126, which represents a unique strategy of targeting ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |