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Chinese city to sell off 1,400 cars


April 14th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 14 (IANS) The local government of a city in eastern China will auction 1,400 cars used by government officials as part of a reform measure. The plan was ... Read more...

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Freezing ties: Mamata challenges Congress to walk out (Roundup)


January 7th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) In an indication that all is not well within the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA), West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata ... Read more...

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Temporary problems with allies will be overcome: PM (Second Lead)


January 7th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) As tensions escalated between the UPA and key alliance partner Trinamool Congress, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday tried to soothe the frayed ties, saying ... Read more...

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Temporary problems with allies will be overcome: PM (Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) With tensions escalating with ruling UPA's key alliance partner Trinamool Congress, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday hoped that "temporary problems" with allies will be ... Read more...

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New districts, sub-divisions and blocks for Tripura


December 28th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Dec 28 (IANS) Ahead of its 40th statehood day on Jan 21, Tripura will get four new districts, six sub-divisions and five rural development blocks in order to make ... Read more...

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Heat on FDI grows, government calls all-party meeting


December 5th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Opposition parties Monday stuck to their guns on a complete roll-back of the foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail, forcing the government to call ... Read more...

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Tripura to get more administrative blocks: Chief minister


October 27th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Oct 27 (IANS) The Left Front government in Tripura has decided to create four new districts, six subdivisions and five rural development blocks to take the administration closer to ... Read more...

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Congress praises PM after editors’ conference, pulls up BJP


February 16th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Congress fully utilizing the comments of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh that the Opposition, particularly the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), delayed the introduction of the Constitution ... Read more...

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Zardari extends hand of friendship to Nawaz for Pak’s development


December 20th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 20(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has urged Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif to shun his party's differences with the Pakistan People's Party (PPP).In a letter, ... Read more...

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‘Sarah Palin cost us control of the Senate’: GOP Rep. Bachus


November 9th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 9 (ANI): Alabama Representative Spencer Bachus (R) has alleged that former Alaska governor and vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin was probably the reason for the GOP's failure to take ... Read more...

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US House passes historic Wall Street reform bill


July 1st, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 1 (IANS) In a major victory for President Barack Obama, the US House of Representatives passed a package of sweeping reforms to the financial regulatory system to ... Read more...

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After House victory, Obama braces for Senate battle over health reforms


November 9th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 9 (IANS) After a hard fought victory in the House of Representatives to push for a major overhaul of the US medical system, President Barack Obama is ... Read more...

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Agriculture situation disturbing, says RBI governor


August 14th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 14 (IANS) Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor D. Subbarao Friday said the state of agriculture following poor rainfall was disturbing. Subbarao said that RBI was monitoring the drought-like situation and ... Read more...

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