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Bihar’s cycle of development - now labourers to get bikes

August 19th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 19 (IANS) First schoolgirls, then boys and now labourers. Pedalling its way to development, the Bihar government has now decided to empower casual labourers with bicycles to improve ... Read more...

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Simultaneous polls impractical: Pranab on Mamata’s proposal

January 9th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 9 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Sunday proposed simultaneous elections to parliament and the state assemblies to cut costs, but Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee termed this impractical.Speaking at a ... Read more...

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Mourinho ‘The Special One’ destined to lead Man U, England: Sneijder

August 1st, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): New Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho 'The Special One' is destined to manage Manchester United and England, according to Dutch playmaker Wesley Sneijder.Real Madrid is just ... Read more...

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Crackdown on illegal mining in Orissa to continue

November 14th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, Nov 14 (IANS) The crackdown on illegal mining in Orissa will continue "as long as necessary", a senior state government official has said here, adding that it is meant ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures: Saira Banu

March 22nd, 2009 - 1:30 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Saira Banu: Saira Banu was born into a Urdu-speaking family in India on August 23, 1944. Her mom's name is Naseem Banu, and she is the granddaughter of a courtesan, Chamiyan ... Read more...

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`Death deprived Mahatma Gandhi of Nobel Peace Prize’

July 22nd, 2008 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 22 (IANS) Mahatma Gandhi did not get the Nobel Peace Prize in 1948, the year he was supposed to after being shortlisted five times, because he was assassinated, said Ole ... Read more...

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Farm loan waiver will not be repeated: Pawar

March 8th, 2008 - 8:53 pm ICT by admin
Beed (Maharashtra), March 8 (IANS) The farm loan waiver announced in the union budget was a one-time affair which will not be repeated, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said Saturday. Addressing a farmers' ... Read more...

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