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South Delhi to get skill training school for uneducated


August 28th, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Taking additional charge of the Delhi transport ministry, Ramakant Goswami Tuesday said a training institute will be set up near Qutub Minar in south Delhi ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Portfolio reshuffle in Delhi cabinet


August 28th, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Monday reshuffled the portfolios of her ministers, sources in the government said.Health Minister A.K. Walia, who held several portfolios, has ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Delhi government to allot plots to physically challenged


June 19th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The Delhi government Tuesday announced that industrial plots would be allotted to physically challenged people.Labour and Industry Minister Ramakant Goswami said the physically challenged would ... Read more...

Posted in World |

22 industrial clusters to be redeveloped in Delhi


June 11th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has paved the way for redevelopment of 22 industrial clusters in the city through the notification of regulations in this ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Former India fast bowler Surendranath dead


May 5th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Former India fast bowler Raman Surendranath died here Saturday morning after prolonged hospitalisation. He was 75.Surendranath, a retired colonel in the Indian Army, will be ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Betrayed in love, undertrial hangs himself in jail


April 27th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 27 (IANS) In yet another case of suicide in Gurgaon, an undertrial prisoner at Bhondsi prison in the district allegedly hung himself to death in the early hours ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Bhupen Hazarika conferred Padma Vibhushan posthumously


March 22nd, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Late singer Bhupendra Kumar Hazarika was Thursday posthumously conferred India's second highest civilian award Padma Vibhushan by President Pratibha Patil.The other two who received ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

SP sends maximum women candidates to UP assembly


March 7th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) Mulayam Singh Yadav is known to strongly oppose the women's reservation bill, but his Samajwadi Party (SP) has sent the highest number of women candidates ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Rebels make Goa parties wobble ahead of polls (Goa Newsletter)


February 17th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 17 (IANS) As the March 3 assembly polls inch closer, rebellion has surfaced in Goa's political ranks, with those who have been denied party tickets threatening to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bhopal has twin reasons to rejoice this R-Day


January 26th, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 26 (IANS) For this Madhya Pradesh capital city, and its Dhrupad vocalist duo the Gundecha brothers, the 63rd Republic Day has brought twin reasons for being ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

22 Padma Shris for art


January 25th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Twenty-two people, including vocalist Fariduddin Dagar and theatre veteran Joy Michael, will get the Padma Shri in the field of art, it was announced here ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Vijay Amritraj inspires brave-hearts of Mumbai Marathon


January 14th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) A 70-strong contingent of heart patients from the renowned Asian Heart Institute (AHI) will join 39,000 fit runners Sunday at the high-profile 9th Standard Chartered ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

4,472 industries to exit Delhi residential areas


January 13th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) A total of 4,472 industrial units functioning in Delhi's residential and non-conforming areas will be moved out and set up in the capital's new industrial ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Delhi to construct Rs.3,100 crore industrial hub


November 22nd, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Delhi government will set up a Rs.3,100 crore multi-level manufacturing hub to encourage non-polluting small and medium industries in the capital, Delhi Industries Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

GoM set up for Delhi’s unauthorised colonies


September 12th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) A group of ministers (GoM) of the Delhi government will be looking into the problems and the state of unauthorised colonies in the capital and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Woman, two sons murdered in Uttar Pradesh


August 6th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 5 (IANS) A woman along with her two minor sons was found murdered inside her house in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district Friday, police said.Renu, 35, and ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Delhi has new labour comissioner


July 11th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Ramesh Tiwari is Delhi's new labour commissioner. He replaced C.P. Tripathi on Monday.Delhi Labour Minister Ramakant Goswami discussed matters related to child labour, placement agencies, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Diskhit inaugurates effluent treatment plant


July 9th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Saturday inaugurated a Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) at Bawana Industrial Estate here for treating effluents and polluted water discharged ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Delhi aiding construction workers’ children’s study


June 29th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) The Delhi government has given financial assistance of Rs.13.20 crore to the children of registered construction workers studying in various government schools in the capital, Labour ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Political tussle over Delhi industrial estates intensifies


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) A tussle over 22 industrial estates in the capital has intensified with the Congress-controlled Delhi government insisting these be handed over to it by the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Delhi to have 40 centres for street children: Dikshit


June 14th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The Delhi government has decided to set up 40 centres for the overall development of street and working children, said Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit here ... Read more...

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Minister pushes for speedy relocation of west Delhi slum


May 28th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Delhi Labour, Industries and Environment Minister Ramakant Goswami Saturday wrote to union Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath for speeding up the relocation of 4,000 families ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Helpline in Delhi soon against child labour


April 27th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) In a bid to tackle child labour and handle complaints from workers, a toll free helpline would soon be launched by Delhi Chief Minister Sheila ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘India does not represent cheap healthcare’


April 21st, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) A top Indian doctor has termed as "misconception" US President Barack Obama's statement that India represents "cheap healthcare".In a statement issued here late Wednesday, well-known ... Read more...

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Students faint after made to stand in sun


April 20th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), April 20 (IANS) Several students in a prominent Uttar Pradesh school Wednesday fainted and many became sick after they were forced to stand in the sun as ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Cow or swamp deer? Madhya Pradesh debates


March 12th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 12 (IANS) Its leaders and supporters may worship the cow, but the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Madhya Pradesh is in no mood to replace the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Minimum monthly wages in Delhi hiked by 15 percent


February 23rd, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The Delhi government Wednesday hiked the minimum monthly wages for skilled and unskilled labourers by 15 percent in view of inflation. The decision was taken at a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Delhi CM Dikshit reshuffles her cabinet


February 16th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit reshuffled her cabinet on Wednesday inducting Ramakant Goswami, the 67-year-old MLA from Rajender Nagar constituency as a minister.The new cabinet was sworn ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ajay Devgn launches ticketing, entertainment portal


January 10th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 10(IANS) Ajay Devgn Monday launched his online venture Ticketplease.com here and said that he will blog for the website and interact with fans.The portal will provide tickets for movies, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

With bye-bye to 2010, hopes turn to 2011


January 1st, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) As the New Year dawns, hope runs high among the people. While most saw 2010 as a year of transit from bad times to better ones - ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

PM’s heart surgeon Panda escapes unhurt in accident (Second Lead)


December 27th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Guwahati, Dec 27 (IANS) Eminent cardiac surgeon Ramakant Panda, who had last year conducted heart surgery on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, was involved in a minor road accident in eastern ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

PM’s heart surgeon Panda injured in car accident (Lead)


December 27th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 27 (IANS) Cardiac surgeon Ramakant Panda, who had last year conducted a heart surgery on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, was Monday injured in a road accident while on a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Harbhajan creates record with his run fest (Statistical highlights)


November 14th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 14 (IANS) Harbhajan Singh's 269 runs in the ongoing Test series against New Zealand is a record by a number eight batsman and the Indian offspinner has surpassed former ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Poor people are most hard-hit by TB, COPD and tobacco


November 6th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant – CNSTobacco use, tuberculosis (TB), and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are all burgeoning problems in resource poor settings. The evidence of their potentially devastating effects on global public ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Addressing poverty in TB control: The Thailand experience


November 4th, 2010 - 3:08 am ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant – CNSAt the tuberculosis (TB) and poverty sub-working group meeting which was held recently in India (29-30 October 2010), the experience of Thailand in responding to TB particularly ... Read more...

Posted in Feature, Health, Thailand |

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