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Cabinet nod to changes in marriage laws bill

May 17th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) The union cabinet Thursday approved changes in the Marriage Laws (Amendment) Bill which will further secure the interests of women in divorce cases.Sources said ... Read more...

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Chavan accused of favouring private builder

November 3rd, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 3 (IANS) An Independent municipal corporator Thursday accused Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan of changing the zoning of some plots of land in the city to favour ... Read more...

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Use carpet area of house to levy stamp duty: Builders

September 21st, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) The Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industry (MCHI) has welcomed Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan's move to ensure that carpet area is used as the common measurement unit ... Read more...

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SMEs to be exempt from capital gains tax: Official

July 20th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) A proposal to exempt small and medium enterprises (SMEs) from capital gains tax has received in principle approval from the finance ministry, an official said ... Read more...

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London apartment sells for $221 million

April 19th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, April 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Telegraph has reported that an apartment in London has been bought for 135.4 million pounds. That figure is massive because when converted to the dollar, the ... Read more...

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New Zealand to spend 8.5 billion dollars on Christchurch rebuild

April 12th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Christchurch, Apr 12(ANI): New Zealand Finance Minister Bill English has said the government will spend about 8.5 billion dollars over the next few years to help the rebuilding of Christchurch.At least 150 ... Read more...

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Pranab’s son, daughter-in-law own assets worth Rs.5 crore

April 6th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Nalhati (West Bengal), April 6 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's son Avijit, who has filed his papers as a Congress nominee for the West Bengal assembly polls, owns ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

All Christchurch quake-hit homes to be assessed

March 11th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Christchurch (New Zealand), Mar.11 (ANI): All 180,000 Christchurch houses will be assessed for damage over the next eight weeks in a speeded-up Earthquake Commission (EQC) process.The New Zealand Herald quoted Earthquake Recovery ... Read more...

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Brit tycoon re-allowed to host ’sex orgies’ in mansion after judge lifts ban

January 15th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): A British property developer and entrepreneur, who had been banned from hosting 'sex parties' at his 20 million pounds mansion, could do so again after a judge lifted ... Read more...

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Haryana reduces stamp duty on property for servicemen

November 9th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 9 (IANS) The Haryana government Tuesday announced a one percent reduction in stamp duty for serving and retired defence personnel purchasing a residential property, dwelling unit or plot in the ... Read more...

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Haryana betters its own land acquisition policy

November 3rd, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 3 (IANS) Haryana's land acquisition policy, which has been touted to be the best in the country and protects the rights of farmers, has just got better.In a pre-Diwali ... Read more...

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Community cop ‘ran sleazy sex parlour with wife’

October 18th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): A police community support officer has reportedly been charged with running a brothel along with his wife for six years.Cops allegedly found five prostitutes working at the residential ... Read more...

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Mukesh Ambani to shift to his new abode in Mumbai

October 16th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct.16 (ANI): Industrialist Mukesh Ambani will soon move into his new mansion valued at 1.8 billion U.S. dollars in Mumbai.Reportedly, the multi-storeyed glass tower is inspired by the Hanging Gardens of ... Read more...

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Court directs status quo on sale of Sikandra road property

September 17th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sept 17 (IANS) The Delhi High court Friday directed status quo in a case related to the sale of a Rs.117-crore residential property at 7, Sikandra road in the national ... Read more...

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Residents biggest sufferers due to shops in homes: Court

July 20th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday said the plight of Delhi residents was getting worse due to illegal construction and mushrooming of commercial activities in residential areas. "The plight of ... Read more...

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Fire at Indian restaurant in Australia

July 6th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 6 (IANS) Four people had a miraculous escape after an explosion in an Indian restaurant severely damaged the property. Police are hunting for two men seen running from the scene after ... Read more...

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Michigan man pled guilty to multimillion dollar loan fraud

March 12th, 2010 - 4:48 am ICT by BNO News
DETROIT, MICHIGAN (BNO NEWS) – A Michigan man pleaded guilty to a multimillion dollar loan fraud scheme, prosecutors said Thursday.Paul Bashi, 27, of Royal Oak and formerly of Washington Township, Michigan, admitted ... Read more...

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UK Banks To Encounter Stringent Stress Tests

March 11th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mar 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Banks in the United Kingdom are going to find themselves amidst rigid stress tests with the aim of guaranteeing that it has the ability to withstand ... Read more...

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Nicolas Cage sued again, this time for $36.7m

December 25th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Nicolas Cage has been sued by a real estate company over failing to repay more than 5 million dollars in loans.Cage, 45, has said that he's facing financial ... Read more...

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Cage faces another $36.7 million lawsuit

December 25th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 25 (IANS) First his partner sued him and now Hollywood star Nicolas Cage is facing another multi-million dollar lawsuit filed by a real estate company. The 45-year-old, who says he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Is Tiger Woods having an affair?

November 25th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There have been unconfirmed reports that the Golf King Tiger Woods has been having an affair. His marriage to his wife Elin Nordegren is on ... Read more...

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NRIs to get immediate property possession in Chandigarh

October 19th, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 19 (IANS) Non Resident Indians (NRIs) having property in the union territory of Chandigarh can now gain immediate possession of both residential and non-residential property, officials said here Monday. "We ... Read more...

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Swraj Paul defends claiming 110,000 pounds in parliamentary expenses

October 4th, 2009 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 4 (IANS) Indian-origin industrialist Swraj Paul said Sunday he had done "nothing wrong" after a newspaper disclosed he had claimed 110,000 pounds in expenses as a member of Britain's upper ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

One-bedroom Hong Kong flat sells for record $3.16 mn

September 15th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Sep 15 (DPA) A one-bedroom flat in a luxury Hong Kong development has sold for a record $3.16 million in a sign that the city's property slump is over, a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Show me the money Mr.Jha

April 7th, 2009 - 11:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
It was interesting to read in the news papers last week that producer-director Prakash Jha is, amongst the richest candidate contesting the Lok Sabha elections in the first phase on 16th ... Read more...

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J-K Government suspends 10 officials for Aug.23 clash in Poonch

September 7th, 2008 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sept.7 (ANI): The Deputy Commissioner of Poonch has on the instructions of the Jammu and Kashmir Government,suspended 10 more officials for inciting the public through their provocative statements last month. A ... Read more...

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‘Indians to spend 10-15 bn pounds in buying British homes’

August 11th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Indians are expected to spend between 10 and 15 billion pounds over the next decade in buying homes in Britain, a leading British estate agent was quoted saying ... Read more...

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RBI changes risk weight limit for housing loans

June 17th, 2008 - 8:26 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Monday announced changes in its risk weight limits for housing loans doled out by urban cooperative banks (UCB). The risk weight system ... Read more...

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No end to Craig McDermott’s woes

June 6th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 6 (IANS) There is no end to former Australian fast bowler Craig McDermott's woes. After an acrimonious stint with his second wife, McDermott's financial life is in tatters now. The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Celine Dion named and shamed by water authorities

May 26th, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Canadian singer Celine Dion has been put to shame by the water authorities in Florida after she used over 6.5 million gallons of water at her home ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China, India and Vietnam top property growth markets

March 6th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, March 6 (DPA) China, India and Vietnam are ranked as the top three hot property growth markets in the Asia-Pacific region for the next five years, a survey said Thursday. Senior ... Read more...

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