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Jammu and Kashmir cabinet meets in remote LoC village


September 12th, 2012 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 12 (IANS) As part of his government's policy to carry governance to the doorsteps of people living in the far-flung areas of the state, Jammu and Kashmir Chief ... Read more...

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Mishra killing: Plea to quash case dismissed


August 17th, 2012 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday dismissed the petition of Ranjan Dwivedi, one of the accused in the 1975 assassination of then railway minister L.N. Mishra in ... Read more...

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Improve facilities, extend Amarnath yatra period: BJP


August 14th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday demanded in the Rajya Sabha that the central government extend the time limit for the Amarnath Yatra and ... Read more...

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Fareed Zakaria pays the price for plagiarising (Lead)


August 11th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 11 (IANS) Celebrated Indian-American journalist Fareed Zakaria paid the price for what he himself called "a terrible mistake" and "a serious lapse" as Time magazine and CNN suspended ... Read more...

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The easiest test in the world (The Funny Side)


August 3rd, 2012 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Asia IS the best place to be educated, according to a global survey I read recently. I was astonished. Education elsewhere must be REALLY bad. I mentioned this to a ... Read more...

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People fail when stakes are high, study finds


May 10th, 2012 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) High stakes and financial bonanzas offered in sports or game shows actually drive participants to perform poorly because of the fear of losing their potentially lucrative ... Read more...

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Employees take to the streets to save Uninor in India


April 18th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Employees of telecom service provider Uninor, which stands to lose all its licences following the Supreme Court order cancelling 122 telecom licences issued in ... Read more...

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Isinbayeva targets last Olympic gold before retirement


April 18th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, April 18 (IANS) Russian pole vault queen Yelena Isinbayeva has said the only thing that can stop her winning a third straight Olympic gold medal in London this summer ... Read more...

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Coal India to ink fuel supply pact before April 20 (Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 16 (IANS) Bringing relief to the country's power sector, Public sector Coal India Limited (CIL) Monday said it would sign a Fuel Supply Agreement (FSA) with power companies ... Read more...

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India to continue Iran oil supplies: Reddy


March 13th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 13 (IANS) India will continue its oil supplies from Iran, Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy said here Tuesday."We'll continue to receive supplies from Iran," Reddy said in answer ... Read more...

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Review sought of ruling on public servant’s prosecution


March 1st, 2012 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The central government Thursday moved the Supreme Court seeking the review of its Jan 31 verdict, which held that the sanction for the prosecution of ... Read more...

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Delhi makes 26 more services time-bound


February 24th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Issue or renewal of factory licenses, certified copies of revenue records, and duplicate ration cards were among the 26 more services Friday brought under the ... Read more...

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Guardiola unsure of future with Barcelona


February 19th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 19 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola says he has still not made up his mind about extending his contract with the Spanish club.Guardiola's current contract expires at ... Read more...

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Apex court suggests changes in corruption law


January 31st, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday urged the government to make changes in the Prevention of Corruption Act to fix a time frame of three months for ... Read more...

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Golden Ball winner Stoichkov is coach of Bulgarian club Litex


January 6th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lovech (Bulgaria), Jan 6 (IANS) Hristo Stoichkov, 45, a former Barcelona soccer star and Golden Ball winner, has been named coach of the Bulgarian soccer club Litex.Stoichkov's contract has no ... Read more...

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AFSPA: Omar meets PM, Chidambaram; no time limit, says Antony


November 15th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Even as Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday sounded positive after meeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Home Minister P. Chidambaram here ... Read more...

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Rural jobs scheme: Biometric attendance for workers


August 30th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) There will soon be biometric attendance for Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) workers to bring in more transparency and reduce irregularities, parliament ... Read more...

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Coal India awaits environment clearance for 13 projects


August 30th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Thirteen coal mining projects of Coal India Ltd are pending with the environment and forests ministry for approval, Environment and Forests Minister Jayanthi Natarajan told ... Read more...

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Lokpal panel to meet Sep 7 to decide on time limit: Singhvi


August 29th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) While stressing that "it is not possible to fix a time limit" for the parliamentary standing committee to give its recommendations on the Lokpal ... Read more...

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Himachal assembly’s new bill penalizes officials


August 26th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 26 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh assembly Friday unanimously passed the Public Services Guarantee Bill which aims to ensure that government services are provided to people within a fixed ... Read more...

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Anna movement anti-democratic: Somnath Chatterjee


August 22nd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee says the Anna Hazare-led movement against corruption is undemocratic and the prime minister is an honest person."If the ... Read more...

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Public opinion sought on Lokpal, Team Anna terms it diversion (Second lead)


August 20th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) As Anna Hazare continued his protest fast against the government's Lokpal bill, the chairman of a parliamentary standing committee examining the bill Saturday said the ... Read more...

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Public opinion sought on Lokpal, Team Anna rejects move (Lead)


August 20th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) As Anna Hazare continued his protest fast, a parliamentary standing committee Saturday invited public suggestions on the Lokpal Bill. Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal dismissed ... Read more...

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Public opinion sought on Lokpal Bill


August 20th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) As Team Anna continues with its agitation, a parliamentary standing committee Saturday invited public suggestions on the Lokpal Bill.The parliamentary standing committee on personnel, public ... Read more...

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Manhattan short film fest comes to Mumbai again


July 9th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) For the second time in a row, the Manhattan Short Film Festival (MSFF) will take place here Sep 25-Oct 2 and woo movie buffs with futuristic ... Read more...

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Disband Bengal medical council, NGO asks Mamata


July 4th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 4 (IANS) Terming the West Bengal Medical Council (WBMC) as "corrupt" and "rotten", an NGO fighting against medical negligence Monday urged Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to disband ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian plans kids next year


June 22nd, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) Socialite Kim Kardashian, who is engaged to rocker Kris Humphries, is planning to start a family next year."I'm sure at some point in the next year ... Read more...

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Court rejects plea on pre-natal test disclosures


June 21st, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 20 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday rejected a petition seeking restoration of a 30-day time limit for sharing information with the authorities on the use of pre-natal ... Read more...

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Punjab approves ‘Right to Service Ordinance 2011′


June 7th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 7 (IANS) The Punjab cabinet Tuesday approved the Right to Service Ordinance, 2011, to ensure the delivery of citizen centric services like making of driving licence, arms licence ... Read more...

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Orissa delays prosecution of officers: Activists


April 18th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 18 (IANS) Orissa has failed to decide on requests by the vigilance department for sanction to prosecute as many as seven senior officers, anti-corruption group Transparency International said ... Read more...

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Veteran Oz Test cricketers told to score to keep place intact: Chappell


April 14th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 14 (ANI): Australia's ageing Test stars may not be replaced immediately from the squad, but selectors have made it clear that they must contribute more than runs to command places ... Read more...

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Gujarat to review time limit for departmental probes


December 28th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 28 (IANS) The Gujarat government will review its rules which permit a maximum of 380 days for concluding a departmental inquiry against an employee, an official indicated here Tuesday.The indication ... Read more...

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Traffic warden slaps ticket on car with dead driver


December 10th, 2010 - 11:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A traffic warden slapped a ticket on a car which had a dead driver in it. Since the car had stayed in the car park for ... Read more...

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Nisar Ahmed Banned From Teaching For Life


October 25th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Nisar Ahmed, the 46 year old school teacher was banned for life by The General Teaching Council of England. The reason for enforcing such ... Read more...

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New love test to tell if relationship will succeed


October 8th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) A love test designed by scientists can tell what the chances are of a relationship being a success. Researchers have used the quiz to predict the outcome ... Read more...

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