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In Taj city, pavements taken over by vendors et al (Letter from Agra)


June 10th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 10 (IANS) Millions of rupees have been spent on laying tiled pavements all across this Taj city but an army of vendors and others have occupied them, leaving ... Read more...

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Brazil calls on oil firms to operate responsibly


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 22 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff called on oil companies to operate responsibly and comply with all environmental regulations after a new crude leak was detected ... Read more...

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‘No damage to EVMs in Lucknow strong-room’


February 26th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 26 (IANS) The Election Commission Sunday denied any damage to the electronic voting machines (EVMs) due to seepage from an overhead water tank in a strong-room where the ... Read more...

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Renovation work at Jagannath temple on hold


December 7th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 7 (IANS) Crucial renovation work at the 12th century Jagannath temple complex in Puri, Odisha is likely to be delayed by a week due to a stalemate between ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu power crisis may ease


June 4th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 4 (IANS) The acute power crisis in Tamil Nadu may ease a bit this year with a unit of a power plant near here likely to start generation ... Read more...

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Sreedharan happy with cleanliness at Metro stations


January 23rd, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Delhi Metro chief E. Sreedharan says he is happy over the state of discipline and cleanliness at stations.In an interview to IANS, Sreedharan underlined that it takes ... Read more...

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Technician found dead in tobacco factory


January 19th, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 18 (IANS) A technician was found dead in mysterious circumstances inside the International Tobacco Company (ITC) factory here, police said Tuesday. The family claimed he was murdered and accused the ... Read more...

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CIA Initiates WTF, ‘Wikileaks Task Force’, To Evaluate The Harm Produced By Wikileaks


December 23rd, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The task force, established to appraise the harm engendered by the exposé of clandestine American ambassadorial cables by WikiLeaks, is abbreviated as WTF. This is ... Read more...

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Human onslaught weighs heavy on Himalayan town (Letter from Himachal)


November 28th, 2010 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Rekong Peo (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 28 (IANS) It is a picturesque town located at a height of 2,670 metres with the Kinner Kailash range of the Himalayas as its ... Read more...

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Trapped NASA Mars Rover finds more evidence of water on ‘Red Planet’


October 29th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): The presence of water on Mars has become more evident, suggests a new NASA finding.Scientists have revealed that the ground where NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit became stuck ... Read more...

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Gulf-spill oil consumed by microbes far more than thought earlier


October 21st, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): According to new research, the amount of oil consumed by microbes living at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico may be far more than previously thought."Because of ... Read more...

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Salman Rushdie’s heritage house in Himachal crumbling (With Image)


September 20th, 2010 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Solan (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 20 (IANS) Salman Rushdie's ancestral home, where the acclaimed India-born British novelist spent many summer vacations as a child, is succumbing to the ravages of time ... Read more...

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Researchers at the Gulf of Mexico say they’ve found layer of oil on seafloor


September 15th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by BNO News
ATLANTA, GEORGIA (BNO NEWS) – Researchers on Wednesday at the Gulf of Mexico said that they have found a layer of oil as thick as two inches coating the sea floor in ... Read more...

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India needs to improve implementation of social schemes


September 15th, 2010 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) India has done well in eradicating poverty, improving healthcare and primary education, but lax implementation of programmes has been the main hurdle in achieving the ... Read more...

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Landslide blocks National Highway in Sikkim


September 1st, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Tashi PradhanTopakhani (Sikkim), Sep 1 (ANI): Frequent landslides due to heavy rains in Sikkim have blocked the National Highway 31-A, the Mangan-Singtam highway and have disrupted movement on roads."Due to landslides ... Read more...

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Unknown chemical leak noticed from sinking ship


August 11th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) A minor leakage of a chemical has been reported from the sinking Panamanian ship MSC Chitra even as an international team of salvagers initiated attempts to stop containers ... Read more...

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Oil spill under control, says Chavan


August 10th, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 10 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on Tuesday said no fresh leakage has been reported from the sinking Panamanian vessel off the Mumbai coast, adding that the clean up ... Read more...

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Possible cause of one form of bowel disease identified


August 3rd, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 03 (ANI): Scientists have found one possible cause of irritable bowel syndrome-a small piece of RNA that blocks a substance protecting the colon membrane, leading to hostile conditions that can ... Read more...

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CWG stadia witnesses rainwater seepage on inauguration day


August 1st, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.1 (ANI): Already shrouded in scam controversy, the organisers of the Commonwealth Games had a difficult day to handle on Sunday, as rainwater seeped though the roof of a stadia ... Read more...

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John Kerry Does Not Attach Too Much Significance To The Leaked Documents Of The American Military On The Afghanistan War


July 27th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, July 27, 2010 (Just Flashed): Confidential papers of the American military had seeped out over the weekend that illustrated, in a detailed manner, the difficulties and the obstacles that the American ... Read more...

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BP Well Cap Not Effective In Controlling Oil Leak


July 19th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New Orleans, July 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Officials who have been monitoring the blown-out oil well off the Gulf of Mexico have found seepage on the ocean floor which indicates that ... Read more...

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Kanshi Ram memorial to get silicon coat


July 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 19 (IANS) The barely one-year-old Rs.750 crore Kanshi Ram Memorial here is to be given a special silicon coat to provide a shield against seepage and discolouring of the ... Read more...

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US orders BP to submit oil well cap release plan


July 19th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): The US government has ordered British Petroleum to submit a plan for reopening its capped well in the Gulf of Mexico amid concerns that oil may be ... Read more...

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ED to probe money transfer in Satyam scam: Khurshid


July 13th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 13 (ANI): Minister of State for Corporate Affairs Salman Khurshid on Tuesday said the Enforcement Directorate probing the financial irregularities in the multi-crore Satyam scam is investigating if ... Read more...

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Gurgaon hit by water woes, residents write to president


June 1st, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 1 (IANS) Gurgoan is facing a shortage of 20 million gallons of water every day, according to an organisation formed by residents of the city adjoining the national capital. They ... Read more...

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FDA Adds A Warning About Liver Deterioration On Weight Loss Pills


May 27th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of America has discharged a warning to the American citizens that there exists a probability of massive harm to ... Read more...

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Kids living in apartments with nonsmokers still exposed to smoke


May 2nd, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Children who live in apartments are exposed to secondhand smoke, even if they don't live with smokers, a new study has found.The research from the University of Rochester ... Read more...

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220 Hepatitis E cases in Shimla since January: Minister


March 3rd, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 3 (IANS) As many as 220 people in the Himachal Pradesh capital have tested positive for Hepatitis E in the past two months, state Health Minister Rajeev Bindal said Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Buddhists in Shimla demand PWD to handover monastery


January 23rd, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Jan. 23 (ANI): Buddhists have been demanding the legal possession of a monastery in Rampur town of Shimla district from the Himachal Pradesh Public Works Department (PWD).The foundation stone of the ... Read more...

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The price of ‘development’ - Ghaziabad colonies layered with concrete


January 12th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
By S.P. Singh Ghaziabad, Jan 12 (IANS) Many colonies in Ghaziabad are losing whatever green cover they had and turning into concrete jungles - all in the name of development, residents of the ... Read more...

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Haryana tells oil firms to shift depots from residential areas


November 17th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 17 (IANS) Concerned over the devastation caused by the recent oil depot fire near Jaipur, the Haryana government has asked leading public sector oil companies to review and shift their ... Read more...

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Rains postpone DJ Tranzatma’s concert


September 12th, 2009 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) California-based disc jockey Lokesh aka Tranzatma, who was to play at the Garden of Five Senses here Saturday, will perform his concert "Say No to Racism" Sep ... Read more...

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Historic haveli of Soojan Singh in Pindi on verge of crumbling due to Govt. apathy


March 26th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Mar.26 (ANI): The palatial haveli of Rai Bahadur Soojan Singh is in shambles these days due to lack of proper maintenance.The grand palace built by Rai Bahadur in 1893 for his ... Read more...

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Pak authorities ignore Mohenjodaro


February 24th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.24 (ANI): The historical Mohenjodaro site is in shambles as the Pakistan Government ignored reports of continuous pilferage of relics. Severe seepage has also damaged the ancient site. The major tourist spot, ... Read more...

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Rail link to Kashmir Valley may have to be realigned


February 15th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 15 (IANS) The proposed 70-km rail link between Katra in the Jammu region and Qazigund in Kashmir Valley may have to be realigned because of geological obstacles, pushing the project ... Read more...

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