provisional results

40 percent of rural India lives on Rs.33 a day


August 1st, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Forty percent of rural India lives on Rs.33 a day, official data showed Wednesday, exposing the hollowness of the tall claims of economic reforms and ... Read more...

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Gill, Takale lead in Dakshin Dare Rally


April 10th, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Waynad, April 10 (IANS) Treading his way rather carefully, National champion Gaurav Gill (co-driver Musa Sherif) led his Mahindra team-mate Lohitt Urs (Chapong Chaiwan) by three minutes, 35 seconds at ... Read more...

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India showed strong growth amid global slowdown: IMF


March 15th, 2012 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 15 (IANS) Even as overall growth in the G20 slowed in the fourth quarter of 2011, growth increased strongly in India and Indonesia, modestly in the United States, ... Read more...

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India growth increased strongly in Q4: IMF


March 14th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 14 (IANS) Growth in India and Indonesia increased strongly, increased modestly in the United States, but slowed somewhat in China even as overall growth in the G20 slowed ... Read more...

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Employment in industries rose by 4.1 percent in 2009-10


December 30th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Total employment in industries in India in terms of number of persons engaged rose by 4.1 percent while salary grew by 13.6 percent in 2009-10 ... Read more...

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Gaurav Gill clinches National Rally Championship


December 11th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneshwar, Dec 11 (IANS) Gaurav Gill (co-driver Musa Sherif) of Team MRF sealed the overall title in the 2011 Indian National Rally Championship with a round to spare as the ... Read more...

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Double for Rajvirudhan, Feroz Khan in JK Tyre National Racing


September 18th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) Despite winning their respective races, Ameya Walavalkar of Mars Racing (Formula LGB Swift) and Vishnu Prasad (Polo R Cup) went under stewards' scanner and typically, ... Read more...

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Farooq Abdullah fears Indians will become gays due to declining sex ratio


April 13th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 13 (ANI): Showing a matter of concern towards India's sex ratio, Minister of New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah today said 'we will all become gays'.Addressing the India Water ... Read more...

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Andhra population at 84.6 million, up 11 percent


March 31st, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad/New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The population of Andhra Pradesh has gone up by 8.4 million during the last decade to touch 84.6 million, according to provisional results of the ... Read more...

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Child sex ratio worst since Independence: Census 2011


March 31st, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The child sex ratio in the country (0-6 years) has declined to touch the lowest levels since Independence, provisional results of Census 2011 have revealed.Registrar ... Read more...

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0-6 age group population declines by five million


March 31st, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The population of children (0-6 years) in the country has recorded a decline of about five million over the previous census, according to provisional results ... Read more...

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India’s population rises to 1.20 billion (Lead)


March 31st, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) India's population has touched 1.20 billion (121 crore), indicating a rise of 17.64 percent, according to provisional results of the 15th Census released Thursday.The male ... Read more...

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Enumerators to get security cover in Maoist-hit areas in Bengal


February 3rd, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Security cover will be given to the enumerators for the next round of the census in the Left Wing Extremist (LWE) affected areas of West Bengal, a union ... Read more...

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First Parliamentary Elections Held In Kingdom Of Tonga


November 25th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nuku'alofa, Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In what is believed to be one of the most significant chapters in the history of the tiny island nation of Tonga, people of the ... Read more...

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Violence erupts after opposition candidate Conde wins Guinea’s first free presidential election


November 17th, 2010 - 3:26 am ICT by BNO News
CONARKY, GUINEA (BNO NEWS) -- Violence on Tuesday erupted in Guinea after the electoral commission announced that opposition candidate Alpha Condé won the first free presidential elections in the West Africa country.Condé ... Read more...

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Chavez allies suffer a cutback in the congressional majority


September 28th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the preliminary results released on Monday by the Venezuelan National Electoral Council, President Hugo Chavez's party has maintained control of the Venezuelan Congress.The results show ... Read more...

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Kenyans flock to vote on crucial referendum


August 4th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Aug 4 (DPA) Kenyans came out in droves early Wednesday to vote in a referendum on a new constitution, part of the reform process aimed at avoiding a repeat of the ... Read more...

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Re-vote in two Sri Lanka parliamentary districts opens


April 20th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 20 (DPA) Voting began Tuesday in two districts of Sri Lanka where polls were cancelled due to irregularities during parliamentary elections held on April 8, officials said. The re-vote is being ... Read more...

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Ruling party heading for victory in Sri Lanka election (Lead)


April 9th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 9 (DPA) The ruling party in Sri Lanka led by President Mahinda Rajapaksa appeared to be heading for a convincing victory in the parliamentary elections, officials said Friday. According to results ... Read more...

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Ruling party heading for victory in Sri Lanka election


April 9th, 2010 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 9 (DPA) The ruling party in Sri Lanka led by President Mahinda Rajapaksa appeared to be heading for a convincing victory in the parliamentary elections, officials said Friday. According to results ... Read more...

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Togo president elected for second term


March 7th, 2010 - 5:52 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Lome (Togo). March 7 (DPA) Togo's president has won a second term in office, according to provisional results by the West African Nation's Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) Saturday. Faure Gnassingbe received 1.2 ... Read more...

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Gabon votes to replace late leader Bongo


August 31st, 2009 - 3:23 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Aug 31 (DPA) Gabon went to the polls Sunday in an election expected to continue the family dynasty of Omar Bongo, who ran the oil-producing nation for over 41 years until ... Read more...

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Even before declaration, Karzai’s victory marred by vote-rigging allegations


August 24th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug. 24 (ANI): As the raw polling station data declared Hamid Karzai's as Afghanistan's re-elected president in a landslide victory, allegations of vote-rigging have begun to surface. Early figures from campaign ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh government wins trust vote (Fourth Lead)


July 22nd, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government won the crucial confidence motion in India's parliament by a surprisingly large margin confounding sceptics who had predicted a cliffhanger. After the ... Read more...

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Berlusconi to make comeback as Italy premier


April 15th, 2008 - 8:19 am ICT by admin
DPA Rome, April 15 (DPA) Italian media tycoon Silvio Berlusconi, 71, was expected to be appointed prime minister of Italy for a third time after his centre-right coalition won the country's general election ... Read more...

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