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Counselling, education ‘can help people recover from bankruptcy’

February 24th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): A recent study has found that counselling and education could help people recover from bankruptcy.University of Illinois economist Angela Lyons, in direct partnership with Money Management International (MMI), ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Just 5mins of ‘green exercise’ can boost mental health

May 2nd, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Just five minutes of exercise in a park, working in a backyard garden, on a nature trail, or other green space can boost mood and self-esteem, according to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Taj, Oberoi ignored pre-26/11 warnings: Probe panel (IANS Exclusive: Part 2 of a 3-part series)

December 28th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Murali Krishnan and Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Coming down heavily on the hotel managements for ignoring specific security warnings, a government-appointed probe panel set up after the 26/11 terror ... Read more...

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India approves new policy to promote biofuels

December 24th, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) In a bid to promote cost-effective clean energy sources, India Thursday approved a new policy that calls for blending at least 20 percent biofuels in diesel ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Gate-crash a screwup, won’t happen again: Obama

December 14th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 14 (IANS) President Barack Obama was angry about the celebrity-hound couple who crashed the White House state dinner for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh last month and promised ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dasmunsi meets Swedish Parliamentary delegation

February 26th, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Swedish Parliamentary delegation led by Speaker of the Riksdag, Per Westerberg, today called on Parliamentary Affairs Minister P. R. Dasmunsi. Dasmunsi apprised the visiting dignitaries of the ... Read more...

Posted in National |