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Plan panel misleading Supreme Court on poverty: BJP

October 3rd, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday termed as "absurd" the Planning Commission's defining urban poor as one earning Rs.32 per day or less and ... Read more...

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China announces control guidelines to avoid price rises

November 18th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by BNO News
BEIJING, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- China on Wednesday announced control guidelines on prices to aid consumers facing rising inflation which rose food prices by 10.1 percent in October, the state-run Xinhua news ... Read more...

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HINDRAF leader urges Kedah Govt. to appoint two Malaysian-Indians in Exco

January 26th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan. 26 (ANI): HINDRAF leader K. Vasantha Kumar has urged the Pan-Malaysian Islamic Party (PAS) Government in Keddah to appoint at least two Indian representatives in the state executive council.The ... Read more...

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