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Study to save Irrawaddy dolphins

April 30th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, April 30 (IANS) A study was launched to protect the endangered Irrawaddy dolphins in Cambodia's Mekong river, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) said Monday.The Commission for Dolphin Conservation ... Read more...

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‘China requires better family planning over migration’

April 14th, 2012 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 14 (IANS) Chinese authorities believe their country requires a better family planning due to a consistent rise in migrants' population.A senior family planning official has admitted that China's ... Read more...

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US population grows at slowest rate since 1940s

December 22nd, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 22 (IANS) The US population is growing at its slowest pace since the 1940s, authorities said Wednesday.The US saw its population increase by 2.8 million between April 1, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Uttar Pradesh ready for world’s seven billionth baby

October 29th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 29 (IANS) With a UN report saying that the world's seven billionth baby is expected to be born in the country's most populous state Uttar Pradesh Oct 31, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Goa tribals disrupt rail-road traffic, withdraw stir (Second Lead)

May 25th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 25 (IANS) Rail and road traffic in Goa was affected for many hours Wednesday after a massive stir by thousands of tribals over their rights turned ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Now, a survey on status of Bihar’s upper castes

May 6th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 6 (IANS) In a state divided on caste lines, surveys of Dalits, Other Backward Classes and Muslims have been conducted in the past. But in a first of ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh plans 50,000 jobs for tribals

January 5th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 5 (IANS) About 50,000 tribal youths will be provided jobs in Madhya Pradesh during the next three years, Tribal Welfare Minister Kunwar Vijay Shah said Wednesday.The minister said this during ... Read more...

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Non-tribal group calls for shutdown in Jharkhand

October 21st, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Oct 21 (ANI): A non-tribal backward community group called a strike here today to protest the November 17 panchayat polls being held under a legislation that reserves posts for tribals.'The polls ... Read more...

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Atlanta anti-abortion billboards are controversial

February 16th, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Atlanta anti-abortion billboards are causing a lot of controversy, as they claim that the black children are an endangered species. The ads on the billboard feature a ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Christians biggest borrowers among Kerala’s minorities

October 12th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 12 (IANS) Christians in Kerala, who constitute close to 23 percent of the 320 million state population, account for 57 percent of the total advances given by banks in the ... Read more...

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Maharashtra demands hike in Haj pilgrims quota

July 25th, 2008 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) Maharashtra has urged the central government to hike the state's quota for the Haj pilgrimage to 16,000 per year to cater to the growing demand for the pilgrimage, ... Read more...

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