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Want out of Trinamool alliance, Congress leaders tell Chidambaram


July 6th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 5 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday faced a volley of questions from the West Bengal Congress leadership, which expressed a desire to walk out of ... Read more...

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Haryana students to be made aware on NRI marriages


April 25th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 24 (IANS) With an aim to effectively deal with the problems related to the marriages involving non-resident Indians (NRIs), the Haryana government has decided to launch an awareness ... Read more...

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India votes against Sri Lanka, tries to pacify Colombo (Second Intro Roundup)


March 22nd, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Geneva, March 22 (IANS) India Thursday voted for a US-backed resolution urging Sri Lanka to probe rights abuses in the war on the Tamil Tigers, but quickly underlined ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka vote in line with our stand: PM


March 22nd, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday said India's support to the US resolution at the UN against alleged Sri Lankan war crimes was in line ... Read more...

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Insurance firms might find draft bancassurance guidelines difficult


January 3rd, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 3 (IANS) The draft guidelines on bancassurance by the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority (IRDA) may turn out to be difficult for a few insurance companies in the country, ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill not under duress, all views considered: Pranab (Lead)


December 27th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday forcefully countered the opposition's charge that the Lokpal bill has been tabled under duress and stressed that all proposals ... Read more...

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Bill not tabled in a hurry: Pranab


December 27th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday forcefully countered in the Lok Sabha the opposition's charge that the Lokpal bill has been tabled in a hurry ... Read more...

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PDP opposes foreign investment in retail


December 3rd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 3 (IANS) The main opposition Peoples Democratic Party in Jammu and Kashmir Saturday came out against foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail and asked the central government to ... Read more...

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Pros and cons of foreign equity in retailing


November 25th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Following are the main issues raised by those in favour of foreign equity in multi-brand retailing and those opposed to it:Those against:- It will lead to closure of tens of thousands ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

The pros and cons of foreign equity in retailing


November 24th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The following are the main issues raised by those in favour of foreign equity in multi-brand retailing and those opposed to it:Those against:- It will ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

MFN to India step in the right direction: Pakistani daily


November 4th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 4 (IANS) Pakistan's decision to grant Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India is a step in the right direction as this country "really needs greater harmony in ... Read more...

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Kids can’t be carbon copy of parents: Esha (Movie Snippets)


October 30th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Being a star child has its own pros and cons, says Esha Deol, the elder daughter of yesteryear stars Dharmendra and Hema Malini."I don't ... Read more...

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Government for consensus to amend AFSPA: Chidambaram


September 1st, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The government is trying to build a consensus to amend the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), which gives the armed forces legal immunity ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves draft Lokpal bill, PM out of ambit (Lead)


July 28th, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday approved the draft of an anti-corruption Lokpal bill - to be introduced in the monsoon session of parliament from Aug 1 ... Read more...

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Time to reflect on Pakistan’s jihad enterprise: daily


May 12th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 12 (IANS) It is time to reflect on "the jihad enterprise the Pakistani state has been peddling for the last four decades", a Pakistani daily said, adding ... Read more...

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RBI seeks feedback on savings deposit rate deregulation


April 28th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Thursday issued a discussion paper seeking feedback from various stakeholders on proposed deregulation of interest rates on savings bank deposits.During ... Read more...

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India differs with China on BRICS currency


April 11th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 11(ANI): While China is pressing BRICS grouping hard to shun US dollars as an exchange currency and is urging rest of the partners to use local currencies as an ... Read more...

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Neil carries on working with broken finger


February 15th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) Neil Nitin Mukesh fractured his finger in three places but he bore the pain and continued shooting for his next film "Players". The talented ... Read more...

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Leighton Meester Speaks About Her Role In “The Roommate”


February 5th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Highly anticipated Christian E. Christiansen directed movie "The Roommate" hit the silver screen on Friday. Though the movie received mixed response from the critics and the ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ ex-mistress offered $1m to work at brothel


February 4th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Tiger Woods' former mistress Rachel Uchitel has been offered 1 million dollars to work at the notorious Moonlite Bunny Ranch in Nevada.Dennis Hof, the brothel's owner, rang ... Read more...

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New York Senator Charles Schumer To Ban “Bath Salts”


January 31st, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Senator Charles Schumer of New York has revealed that he wants the federal government to ban the consumption of the two dangerous drugs that are available ... Read more...

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‘Matrix’ fourth and fifth to be in 3D: Keanu Reeves


January 25th, 2011 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Actor Keanu Reeves has revealed that the fourth and fifth sequel to "The Matrix" are underway and are set to be in 3D.The actor who appears as ... Read more...

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Homebrew Kits To Accelerate The Process Of Homebrewing


January 11th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For more than thousand years home brewing has been practiced in many parts of the world. Home-brewing kits have been introduced in the market to make ... Read more...

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‘Lot of acquisition’ for Fortis in 2011


January 10th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 10 (IANS) Fortis Group's overseas arm Fortis Global Healthcare will focus on Asia, Australia and the Middle East as it eyes "a lot of acquisition" this year, its promoter Malvinder ... Read more...

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Congress does tightrope walk at Telangana meeting


January 6th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) With its leaders from Andhra Pradesh divided along regional lines on the demand for a separate state of Telangana, the Congress had a varying response at ... Read more...

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Can apps help us keep our New Year’s resolutions?


December 26th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): Today there is an app for almost everything, from losing weight to finding a job. Can any of them help us keep our New Year's resolutions?Yes and no, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nicholas Chelimo And Belainesh Gebre Win Honolulu Marathon 2010


December 13th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Honolulu, Dec 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) World's sixth largest marathon, known as the Honolulu Marathon took place on Sunday and Nicholas Chelimo from Kenya took away the coveted prize money after ... Read more...

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2G scam: UPA postpones meeting on opposition’s JPC demand


December 6th, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): The scheduled meeting of the Congress party and other members of UPA to discuss the pros and cons of allowing a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe ... Read more...

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2G Scam: Cornered UPA veering around to having a JPC


December 6th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): The UPA Government and the Congress party are reportedly veering around to allowing a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe in to the 2G spectrum scam.Congress sources ... Read more...

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Ben Affleck turns down opportunity to direct new ‘Superman’


November 30th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 30 (ANI): Hollywood actor-turned-director Ben Affleck has turned down an offer to helm the new 'Superman' film.Affleck says he didn't want to take on such a big film so early ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4: The Uncut Scenes


November 29th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
 This week, the show had the edited portions where the inmates discussed the two-day visit of the Hollywood star Pamela Anderson. Each one said she was really sweet and that she ... Read more...

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Is Google going to takeover Groupon?


November 22nd, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mountain View, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a buzz in the air that Google is planning to takeover the online discount service Groupon. According to reports by Bloomberg, Groupon has ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

How Much House Do I Need? Some Tips


November 16th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After recession hit the world, the new rule of the has become to buy as much house as one needs. A house is the reflection of ... Read more...

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Sleeping on a problem throws up the right solution


November 1st, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) Facing a tough decision? Just sleep over it and you'll come up with the right answer.Those who consciously struggle with a difficult question are more likely to get ... Read more...

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‘Sleeping on a problem’ may be the best way to solve it


November 1st, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 01 (ANI): A research has suggested that the best way to solve a complicated problem is to distract yourself for a few minutes with something else or sleep on it ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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