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17 Delhi schools to get potable water units


September 1st, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Seventeen Delhi government schools would get solar-powered water treatment plants to provide potable water to over 750 students daily in each institution, Chief Minister Sheila ... Read more...

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Lawyers strike hits court work on day two


July 12th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Court proceedings across the country were hit for the second day Thursday as around 1.7 million lawyers boycotted courts on the Bar Council of India's ... Read more...

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‘Looks may decide whether to trust a person’


May 16th, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) Looks more likely decide who we would trust with our money rather than their reputation, says a new study. Researchers from Britain's University of Warwick Business ... Read more...

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Four BSP bungalows in Lutyens Delhi have unauthorised constructions


May 9th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Four government bungalows allotted to the Bahujan Samaj Party in the heart of the national capital have unauthorised constructions and party chief and former Uttar ... Read more...

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HLL Lifecare launches herbal products


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Dec 22 (IANS) Leading condom manufacturer HLL Lifecare Limited, a mini-ratna public sector unit, Thursday launched a herbal cream and oil in association with ayurvedic products firm Arya Vaidya ... Read more...

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Aide quits Bedi’s NGO over travel row


October 25th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Team Anna member Kiran Bedi's travel agent Anil Bal left her NGO India Vision Foundation (IVF) Tuesday, saying his reputation had suffered due to charges ... Read more...

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Pankaj Advani joins kids’ movement


September 28th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 28 (IANS) World billiards champion Pankaj Advani is auctioning his time during the 'Joy of Giving Week' to raise funds for Bangalore based NGO Children's Movement for Civic ... Read more...

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Jagjit Singh remains ‘critical’


September 24th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 24 (IANS) Renowned ghazal singer Jagjit Singh continues to be critical in the Lilavati Hospital, where he was admitted and underwent surgery Friday, a hospital trustee said Saturday.Further ... Read more...

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Jethmalani tears apart Justice Sen’s defence


August 18th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Taking a dig at Justice Soumitra Sen, against whom the Rajya Sabha passed an impeachment motion Thursday, former law minister and Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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‘Parallel Games for disabled if Dow sponsors London Olympics’


August 8th, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Aug 8 (IANS) The Bhopal Gas tragedy survivors as well as those who support their cause worldwide have decided to protest Dow Chemicals' sponsorship of the London Olympics 2012. ... Read more...

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Baba Amte’s widow dies


July 9th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandrapur (Maharashtra), July 9 (IANS) Sadhna Amte, social worker and widow of the legendary messiah of lepers Baba Amte, passed away here Saturday, an official of their NGO said. She ... Read more...

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Supreme Court bars opening of Kerala temple’s sixth vault


July 8th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday said the sixth vault of the Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Kerala will not be opened till the treasures recovered so far ... Read more...

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Money was devotees’ - to build Sai samadhi (Lead)


June 28th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Puttaparthi (Andhra Pradesh), June 28 (IANS) The Sathya Sai Central Trust Tuesday said it had nothing to do with the cash seized by police and that it was ... Read more...

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Venu Srinivasan not linked with Sathya Sai trust: TVS Motors


June 21st, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai June 21 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd Tuesday said that its chairman Venu Srinivasan is not connected with the Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust founded ... Read more...

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Ruia Group to acquire two European firms


May 11th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 11 (IANS) Kolkata-based Ruia Group Wednesday announced it has entered into binding agreements to acquire two automotive sealing systems manufacturing companies in Europe.The companies include Turkey-based Standard Profil ... Read more...

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Nothing was wrong with Baba before March 28: Sai Trust


April 28th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Puttaparthi (Andhra Pradesh), April 28 (IANS) The Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust Thursday clarified that before March 28, when Sathya Sai Baba was admitted to hospital, there was no reason ... Read more...

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Gehlot challenges BJP to prove graft charges


April 23rd, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 22 (IANS) Launching a scathing attack against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot Friday challenged the opposition to prove corruption charges against him.He ... Read more...

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BJP dismisses allegations against Yeddyurappa


March 10th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday dismissed accusations made by Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) that the Karnataka government had shown favours to companies which donated ... Read more...

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Ascetics highlight Yamuna pollution to president


March 8th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura (Uttar Pradesh), March 8 (IANS) More than 100 Vaishnavite ascetics from Maharashtra have requested President Pratibha Patil to help save the Yamuna river from pollution.In a memorandum submitted ... Read more...

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I came back sad and deprived from Shirdi: Preity Zinta


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Unlike her fellow actor Shilpa Shetty who was "at peace" after her visit to Shirdi recently, Preity Zinta has returned with unpleasant memories of ... Read more...

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Ascendas acquires five buildings in Hyderabad’s IT hub


February 24th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Singapore-based Ascendas Property Fund Trustee Private Limited, the trustee-manager of Ascendas India Trust (a-iTrust), Thursday announced that it has reached an agreement with Phoenix Infocity Private Ltd to ... Read more...

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BBC ‘lowering its standards to hire more ethnic minorities’


February 14th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): A former BBC executive has accused the corporation of lowering its standards to hire more ethnic minorities.Indian-born Samir Shah, a former head of current affairs, has cited Radio ... Read more...

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Cameron’s dad gives him tax free 300 K pounds


December 31st, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 31 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has been given 300,000 pounds tax free from his late father's will.Millionaire Cameron escaped paying inheritance duty on the windfall because it ... Read more...

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Bernard Madoff’s Beneficiary Jeffry M. Picower’s Estate To Return $7.2 Billion


December 18th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jeffry M. Picower's widow has recently announced that she would give back an estimated $7.2 billion that her husband received from Bernard Madoff's Ponzi Scheme. Media ... Read more...

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Banned Satyajit Ray Sikkim film screened in Kolkata lands in copyright row


November 12th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 12 (ANI): After nearly four decades, Satyajit Ray's banned documentary 'Sikkim' was finally screened at the Kolkata Film Festival (KFF), only to be tangled in a copyright controversy.A Sikkim-based trust ... Read more...

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Shirdi trust moots action against ‘duplicate’ Sai temples


November 11th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 11 (IANS) The Shri Sai Baba Sansthan Trust (SSBST) is considering legal action against four Sai Baba temples in the country which claim to have samadhis (mausoleum) of the ascetic ... Read more...

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Patil to give away Jamnalal Bajaj awards


October 18th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil will Oct 28 confer the Jamnalal Bajaj awards for the year 2010, an official here said Monday."These annual awards are given out to recognise ... Read more...

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BJP legislator asked to return misused funds - with interest


September 27th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 27 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday held that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Shankar Chaudhari had misused money from the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund for his own ... Read more...

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Sacred sandals of Shirdi Sai Baba travel to London


August 20th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Pandheri NathShirdi (Maharashtra), Aug 20 (ANI): Sandals of Shirdi Sai Baba will be taken to London from here, as hundreds of Non-Resident Indian (NRI) devotees wish to seek his blessings by ... Read more...

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Mandela charity trustee who hid Campbell’s ‘blood diamonds’ quits


August 19th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 19 (ANI): The former head of the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund (NMCF), Jeremy Ractliffe, has resigned from the charity's board after admitting he secretly kept 'blood diamonds' received from ... Read more...

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500 Chiranjeevi Fans Donate Blood To Condemn Allegations


August 13th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Megastar Chiranjeevi has millions of fans, who can go to any extent for the welfare of the actor. Recently, over 500 fans of the star ... Read more...

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NGO backs public boycott of Mumbai taxis Aug 12


August 7th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) Action for good Governance and Networking in India (AGNI), an NGO that works with government agencies for transparency, Saturday announced support to a public boycott of autorickshaws and ... Read more...

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Founder of Lilavati Hospital Vijay K. Mehta dead


July 24th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) Philanthropist and linguist with mastery over 12 languages, Vijay K. Mehta, the founder of Mumbai's prestigious Lilavati Hospital, passed away following a brief illness here Saturday, a family ... Read more...

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No leads on Gandhi’s ‘missing’ belongings


July 11th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 11 (IANS) Investigations into a complaint about the theft of some personal belongings of Mahatma Gandhi from the Kasturbadham memorial near Rajkot in Gujarat seem to have reached a deadend ... Read more...

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Betty White To Be A “Calendar Pin-up Girl” For Wildlife Benefit


July 9th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 88 year old Betty White’s career is on fire right now, with her new hit television show ‘Hot In Cleveland, and recently becoming the oldest person ... Read more...

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