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UAE delivers aid for Libyan schools


September 2nd, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Sep 1 (IANS/WAM) About 20 tonnes of stationery, school bags, and clothes for displaced students have been delivered by the UAE's Red Crescent Authority (RCA) to the Libyan ... Read more...

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Watson supports Africa schools charity


August 25th, 2012 - 3:50 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) "Harry Potter" actress Emma Watson has shown her support for a charity supplying vital equipment to schools in Sub-Saharan Africa.Back to School Shop work to raise ... Read more...

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23 killed in Maharashtra bus accident (Lead)


May 28th, 2012 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Raigad (Maharashtra), May 28 (IANS) At least 23 people were killed and another 10 injured when a tempo hit two stationery private mini-buses on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway early Monday, officials ... Read more...

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18 killed in Maharashtra bus accident


May 28th, 2012 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) At least 18 people were killed when a stationery private mini-bus was rammed from the rear by a tempo on the Mumbai-Pune highway near Khalapur early ... Read more...

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Stolen NATO army kits on sale in Pakistan!


March 18th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) Stockpiles of NATO military equipment meant for use against the Taliban are being sold in Pakistan's black market, a British media report said.Stolen military-issue knives, ... Read more...

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Taliban set ablaze Afghan school


March 10th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, March 10 (IANS) Suspected Taliban militants have set a school on fire in Afghanistan, Xinhua reported Saturday.The incident took place Friday night in Badghis province, over 550 km ... Read more...

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V-Day fallout: Agra boy killed by classmates (Lead)


February 17th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 17 (IANS) A 15-year-old boy was killed by two of his classmates after they had an altercation on the Valentine's Day over his befriending a girl, and the ... Read more...

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Bhopal tragedy survivors burn Chidambaram’s effigy


January 14th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 14 (IANS) The survivors of the Bhopal gas tragedy Saturday burnt an effigy of Home Minister P. Chidambaram to protest the decision of a ministerial panel not ... Read more...

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Bhopal gas survivors to sit on ‘dharna’ from Tuesday


January 2nd, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 2 (IANS) The survivors of the Bhopal gas tragedy Monday announced an indefinite 'dharna' (sit-in) from January 3, demanding correction in figures of those killed and injured in ... Read more...

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Difficult to accept dad’s death, says Soha


October 19th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS) It is difficult for cricket legend Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi's family to accept his death, Bollywood actress and his daughter Soha Ali Khan said Wednesday."I recall ... Read more...

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Bhopal shuts down for gas tragedy affected


October 11th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 11 (IANS) The Bhopal bandh called Tuesday by five organizations for the first time in their fight for justice since 27 years of the gas tragedy got good ... Read more...

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Bhopal gas tragedy survivors call shutdown Oct 11


October 8th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 8 (IANS) For the first time in their 27-year fight for justice, Bhopal gas tragedy survivors will hold a day-long shutdown Oct 11 here, seeking correct government figures ... Read more...

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Ramlila with a quiz show and prizes!


October 5th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 5 (IANS) It's a Ramlila with an "educational touch"! Display your knowledge of the epic Ramayana the mythological play is based on and win prizes.The Aishbagh Ramlila Committee, ... Read more...

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Maharashtra starts eliminating fake school students


October 3rd, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) To weed out bogus pupils, the Maharashtra government Monday initiated a drive to verify the number of students on the rolls of aided private and ... Read more...

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Cop, two others rape minor in Uttar Pradesh


September 23rd, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 23 (IANS) Three people, including a policeman, have been booked for raping a minor in Uttar Pradesh's Mau district, an official said Friday. While the victim is in ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton to visit Mumbai


September 6th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) Ending weeks of speculation, heiress and international celebrity Paris Hilton will arrive Mumbai later this month to launch her line of handbags and accessories in ... Read more...

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Major fire in Uttar Pradesh commercial complex


September 5th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 5 (IANS) Goods worth lakhs of rupees were destroyed in a major fire that broke out in a commercial complex in Uttar Pradesh?s Kanpur district Monday, an official ... Read more...

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Chaos, mismanagement at stadium gates


September 2nd, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 2 (IANS) Chaos and mismanagement reigned supreme at the city's Salt Lake stadium gates with people remaining stranded in lengthy queues as security personnel took an inordinately long ... Read more...

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Back to school, British mums dressing up to kill


August 31st, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) With just a few days left for British children to join back to their schools after summer recess, their mothers are having a busy time ironing ... Read more...

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Bhopal gas survivors burn effigy of corruption


August 9th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Aug 9 (IANS) More than 200 survivors of the Union Carbide gas disaster burnt an effigy symbolising corruption and demonstrated against "Corruption in medical care, rehabilitation and compensation disbursement".The ... Read more...

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Paper clip boosts yield of de-addiction drugs


August 8th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 8 (IANS) Sheer chance can tip the odds in favour of success and help research in ways that scientists could have never thought or planned for. For instance, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Malaysian Indian couple promotes education among poor


April 25th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 25 (IANS) A young ethnic Indian couple in Malaysia has appealed to people to donate books, stationery, uniforms and food to help in the education of poor ... Read more...

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Man kills self after shooting at wife, son


April 9th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh), April 9 (IANS) A businessman here took his life after firing at his wife and teenaged son in a car, police said Saturday. The man's wife and ... Read more...

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Orissa Police set up a medical camp in Gajapati


January 23rd, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
Gajapati (Orissa), Jan 23 (ANI): Orissa Police set up a medical camp and distributed free medicines to tribals here on Sunday as a confidence-building measure.In an attempt to gain the trust of ... Read more...

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UAE aid agency helps Palestinian school kids


January 21st, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 21 (IANS/WAM) The Red Crescent Authority (RCA), a humanitarian aid agency of the United Arab Emirates has distributed schoolbags and stationery in various schools of Palestine.More than 7,000 students ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian call centres should deal with British health data: Official


January 4th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 4 (IANS) Health information about Britons should be handed over to Indian call centres to save money, as offices in Delhi and Pune deal with such work at a "fraction" ... Read more...

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Lucknow’s ten-year-old girl gets admission in college in science stream


December 30th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Kamna HajelaLucknow, Dec.30 (ANI): Sushma Verma of Lucknow has obtained special permission to enter the portals of a college at the age of 10 years in her quest for a degree ... Read more...

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Bhopal tragedy victims to protest during Obama visit


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 3 (IANS) Bhopal gas tragedy survivors who have been fighting for justice for the last 26 years plan to bring their plight to the notice of US President Barack ... Read more...

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Stolen supplies for Afghan-bound NATO forces recovered from Peshawar mill


October 21st, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Oct 21 (ANI): Four NATO transport containers that had been stolen in Pakistan while on their way to Afghanistan have been recovered, the city police said.Khazana Police Station House Officer (SHO) ... Read more...

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The creation of ‘button sinker’ courtesy DESI Jeans


September 27th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The designers of DESI Jeans have created something very unique in denim for women. The women always complain of chipping off their nails while trying to button ... Read more...

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Flood fears abate in Taj city


September 17th, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 16 (IANS) With no further rise in the water level in the Yamuna, people living along the banks of the river in Agra heaved a sigh of relief Thursday. The water ... Read more...

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Offer for wards of Haryana employees


August 2nd, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 2 (IANS) Announcing a bonanza for wards of government employees, Haryana Monday said it will bear the expenditure on stationery, school shoes, uniforms and transportation of children of state government ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Goldblum sold pens before acting happened


July 19th, 2010 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) Hollywood actor Jeff Goldblum sold stationery over the phone before he ventured into acting. The "Jurassic Park" star had only one job other than acting, where he spent a ... Read more...

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Kareena is arranging books, stationery for donation


July 2nd, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor, who has been busy with her back-to-back shooting schedules, is taking time out to arrange books and stationery items for donation to NGOs ... Read more...

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Bhopal gas victims file RTI plea on nuclear liability bill


May 4th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) A group of Bhopal gas tragedy survivors Tuesday filed a Right to Information (RTI) plea at the Prime Minister's Office seeking to know whether the central government ... Read more...

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