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`US should balance short-run, medium-term fiscal adjustment’


August 3rd, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 3 (IANS) US policymakers should balance their efforts at immediate and medium-term fiscal adjustment to avoid negative impact on the fragile US economic recovery, the International Monetary Fund ... Read more...

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Coal India targets 615 mn tonnes output in five years


June 6th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Government-run Coal India Ltd Wednesday said it has targetted production of 615 million tonnes of coal during the 12th Five Year Plan period that began ... Read more...

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Deadlock continues in Andhra assembly (Lead)


February 21st, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 21 (IANS) In a spillover from the previous week, the Andhra Pradesh assembly remained paralysed Tuesday with opposition parties insisting on a debate on the liquor syndicate ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

RBI gives banks draft guidelines on capital regulation


December 30th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Friday released draft guidelines for implementing Basel III capital regulation in India aimed at improving the banking sector's ability ... Read more...

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US-Pakistan conflict risk higher than India-Pakistan: Survey


December 10th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 10 (IANS) An influential think-tank has rated a conflict with Pakistan as among the top potential threats facing the United States in 2012, but downgraded the potential for ... Read more...

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Anti-graft activists in Goa demand tabling of Lokayukta bill


September 7th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 7 (IANS) The spillover of Anna Hazare's campaign in New Delhi for a stringent Lokpal bill has reached Goa, with activists demanding the reinroduction of the Lokayukta ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh national park inundated


August 23rd, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 23 (IANS) Release of water from overflowing dams in Nepal has flooded large parts of the terai belt in Uttar Pradesh, including areas of the Dudhwa National Park, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Sonia intervenes to resolve Meghalaya leadership crisis


May 6th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 6 (IANS) Congress chief Sonia Gandhi has called Friday Lyngdoh, president of the party's Meghalaya unit to New Delhi for talks to resolve the internal bickering among ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

World’s deadliest volcano in Africa waiting to explode


March 31st, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 31 (IANS) Mount Nyiragongo, one of the world's deadliest volcanos, is waiting to explode and turn Goma, a city of a million people in the Democratic Republic ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Where have all the sparrows gone? (With Images) (March 20 is World House Sparrow Day)


March 19th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
For a long, long time, the chubby, chirpy house sparrow lived in our midst aplenty. Now, you can't find them in the urban environment any more. All this has happened in ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Jobless spouse can affect partner’s performance


February 23rd, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) Stresses of an unemployed spouse can hurt the job performance of the partner but ignoring the stresses of a spouse's job search does not bode well for the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

No need to evacuate Pak nationals from Egypt as situation ‘almost normal’: Envoy


February 8th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 8(ANI): Pakistan's Ambassador to Egypt Seema Naqvi has said there is no need to evacuate Pakistani nationals from the country, as life is almost back to normal there now.Initially, the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Texas Governor Perry backs sending U.S. troops into Mexico to combat drug cartels


November 20th, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by BNO News
AUSTIN, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- Republican Texas Governor Rick Perry said he would support sending U.S. troops into Mexico to combat drug cartels.Gov. Perry, during an interview with MSNBC on Thursday said ... Read more...

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‘Bigg Boss’ spillover: Ali accuses Sara’s parents of lying


November 14th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) So did they, or did they not tie the knot two years ago? While Sarah Khan's parents claim the grand "Bigg Boss" nikah on television ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cabinet approves 107 new Kendriya Vidyalayas


June 25th, 2010 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) Thursday approved a proposal for setting up 107 new Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) during the remaining period of the Eleventh ... Read more...

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Kyrgyz violence attempt at ethnic cleansing: Security group


June 15th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, June 15 (DPA) The Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) issued a statement Tuesday that labelled the violent clashes in Kyrgyzstan as an attempt at ethnic cleansing. The wording was ... Read more...

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Stories of Akbar, marriage and space: A hearty bouquet (IANS Books This Week)


June 3rd, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Here are five new books to add to your reading list this week: 1. "Akbar: The Mighty Emperor": Written by Kavitha Mandana, published by Penguin-Puffin, priced at Rs.150.For ... Read more...

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Mangalore Airport runway to increase, says Praful Patel


May 30th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Union Minister of State Praful Patel on Sunday said the runway length of Mangalore Airport will be increased from the present 8,000 ft to 9,000 ft to ... Read more...

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158 dead as AI plane overshoots Mangalore runway, hurtles down cliff (Intro Roundup)


May 23rd, 2010 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
By V.S. Karnic and Minu Jain Mangalore (Karnataka), May 22 (IANS) At least 158 people were killed when a packed Air India Express flight from Dubai crashed Saturday while landing at Mangalore's ... Read more...

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159 dead as AI plane overshoots runway, hurtles down cliff at Mangalore (Roundup)


May 22nd, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Karnic and Minu Jain Mangalore (Karnataka), May 22 (IANS) At least 159 people were killed when a packed to capacity Air India Express flight from Dubai crashed Saturday while landing ... Read more...

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Last minutes of the ill-fated AI flight


May 22nd, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mangalore (Karnataka), May 22 (IANS) From landing to plunging down a cliff - the last minutes of the Air India Express flight that crashed here Saturday morning killing 159 people: - ... Read more...

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Obama ordered drone attacks on Pak ‘inspiring anti-American fanaticism’: Congressman


April 24th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.24 (ANI): A U.S. Congressman has condemned the unmanned drones strikes ordered by President Obama in western Pakistan, arguing that such tactics are inflaming radical Islamic factions."I do not support the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Maoist suspect held in Gujarat


March 17th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 17 (IANS) A suspected Maoist rebel was arrested from Gujarat's Surat town Wednesday, police said. According to police, Niranjan Mahapatra was living in the labour area of Pandesara for quite ... Read more...

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Pakistan hopes for strategic dialogue with US this year


February 18th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 18 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday hoped that its strategic dialogue with the US would be scheduled expeditiously and would be held in the first half of 2010. The strategic dialogue was ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

My Name Is Khan A Triumphant Entry For Star-Fox In Bollywood


February 18th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Star-Fox, the American co-producers of Karan Johar's "My Name Is Khan' are mighty pleased with the outcome of their first international collaboration.Interestingly the music in MNIK ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Islamabad is ‘five-star jail’, says Baloch leader


December 16th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Baloch leader Mir Hassan Bizenjo Wednesday described Islamabad as a "five-star jail", saying the Pakistani capital did not differ from Kabul from the security point of view. "The ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Beware terror spillover from Af-Pak: Army chief


November 3rd, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) India needs to be on guard against the spillover of terrorism from the Afghanistan-Pakistan region, Indian Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor said Tuesday. "The whole region (Afghanistan-Pakistan) is ... Read more...

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Army fears ’spillover’ terror from Pakistan in Kashmir


October 31st, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct 31 (IANS) The Indian Army Saturday ruled out Taliban presence in Jammu and Kashmir but warned of a possible "spillover" if the situation in Pakistan worsened. ... Read more...

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India expresses concern over growing Taliban terror


October 16th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 16 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Friday expressed concern over the Taliban's terror activities in the region and said forces of terror within Pakistan are threatening ... Read more...

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Pak seals Afghan border to prevent spillover following US surge in Taliban’s heartland


July 11th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 11 (ANI): Pakistan has sealed its border with Afghanistan and has reportedly deployed huge number of troops along the region bordering the Helmand province in the neighboring country, where ... Read more...

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Kashmir, Maoism, gay status high on home minister’s agenda (Lead)


July 1st, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said that delegation of more responsibility to police in Jammu and Kashmir, tackling Maoist violence and resolving the legal status of ... Read more...

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Chidambaram unveils second action plan under 100-day agenda


July 1st, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday outlined the second action plan for his ministry, as part of the agenda for the first 100 days of the government, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Education outlay growing, but how much being spent?


June 26th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) The government's allocation in the education sector has steadily increased but how effectively is the money being spent? - a policy research organisation questions in a recent ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Increase in Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal worrisome: Indian Army chief


May 29th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Indian Army chief General Deepak Kapoor Friday expressed his concern over reports of Pakistan's efforts to increase the number of its nuclear warheads. "If the media reports are ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US may ask Pak for concessions on Indo-Afghan trade issue during trilateral talks


May 5th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 5 (ANI): The forthcoming trilateral talks between the US President Barack Obama and his Pakistan and Afghanistan counterparts may see the United States mounting pressure on Islamabad to allow ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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