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Left intellectual questions call for consensus on Pranab


June 20th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 20 (IANS) Questioning the Congress' clarion call seeking support for its presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee, leading Left intellectual Ashok Mitra Wednesday took potshots at the finance minister, ... Read more...

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CPI-M lacks inner party democracy: Expelled leader


June 12th, 2012 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 11 (IANS) Lashing out at the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) for lacking inner party democracy, expelled party leader Anil Basu Monday said the ongoing rectification process ... Read more...

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CPI-M expels former party MP for indiscipline


June 11th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 11 (IANS) Former Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) parliamentarian Anil Basu, who had acquired infamy for his lewd comments against Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, has ... Read more...

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Leakages to be plugged before food security implemented


June 10th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The government wants to plug leakages in the public distribution system (PDS) before it implements the ambitious National Food Security Bill and has asked ... Read more...

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Apologize, doctors tell Aamir Khan


May 30th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) An umbrella body of 21 medical institutions Wednesday asked Bollywood star Aamir Khan to apologize for accusing doctors of malpractices in his TV talk show ... Read more...

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Suhel Seth denies ‘casting couch’ comment


May 20th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Adman and actor Suhel Seth has clarified on allegedly accusing filmmakers Subhash Ghai and Mahesh Bhatt of indulging in unethical practices, terming it a case of ... Read more...

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CPI-M suspends former party MP


May 1st, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) Former Lok Sabha member Anil Basu, who acquired infamy for his lewd comments against Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee ahead of the West Bengal assembly ... Read more...

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BJP: hypocrisy of the holier-than-thou (Comment)


January 7th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
After taking the high moral ground on the corruption issue in parliament and on the public stage with Anna Hazare, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has fallen from grace on ... Read more...

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Lokayukta slams Delhi chief minister


July 18th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Delhi Lokayukta (ombudsman) Manmohan Sarin Monday came down heavily on Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, saying she misrepresented facts about the completion of 60,000 low-cost ... Read more...

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Hacker group releases US bank’s e-mails’ after WikiLeaks rumours


March 14th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 14 (ANI): A group called Anonymous last night released material relating to mortgages issued by a major US bank.The release follows month of speculation that WikiLeaks has a ... Read more...

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After diplomatic assault, WikiLeaks to ‘take down a bank or two’


November 30th, 2010 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) After sending shock waves across world capitals leaking a quarter million State Department cables, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has threatened to unleash tens of thousands of ... Read more...

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Health Minister Gulam Nabi Azad ask people to donate organs to save lives


November 27th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.27 (ANI): Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday asked people to donate organs to help the noble cause of saving precious lives.Speaking at ... Read more...

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‘Stiff penalties mooted for unethical practices in organ grafting’


November 27th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Saturday said stiff penalties have been proposed for unethical practices related to organ donation in an amendment to the existing law.Speaking at ... Read more...

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‘Teesta Setalvad not worried about court probe’


November 5th, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 4 (IANS) The Citizens for Justice and Peace, the Mumbai-based voluntary organization fighting for the 2002 Gujarat riot victims, stated Thursday that its secretary, Teesta Setalvad, was not worried ... Read more...

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Check misuse of sex determination law: court


July 6th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday suggested the central government amend the law against sex determination tests for curbing its misuse. Justice S.Muralidhar asked the central government to conduct ... Read more...

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Bribery ‘wrong but unavoidable’ in Oz, claim managers


June 14th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 14 (ANI): Nine out of ten people in Australia think bribery and corruption is wrong but unavoidable, revealed a study of mid-level business managers' attitude to corruption.Aussies working in Sydney ... Read more...

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Bank Of America Settlement Announced, Home Buyers To Be Compensated


June 8th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by GD
Countrywide Financial Corp, which is now a part of Bank of America is going to pay a whopping $108 million settlement fee for charging excess amount of money from the troubled ... Read more...

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‘Paathshaala’, ‘Phoonk 2′ fail to cast spell at box office


April 19th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor-starrer "Paathshaala" and Ram Gopal Varma's "Phoonk 2" have failed to set the ticket windows buzzing. While the former got an average initial footfall thanks ... Read more...

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Macro view of Indian education system in ‘Paathshaala’ (IANS Preview)


April 12th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) 'Commercialisation' and 'unethical practices' related to the education system in the country are some of the issues that director Milind Ukey's debut venture "Paathshaala", which releases ... Read more...

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Prepared to cooperate in land holding probe: Kerala firm


February 16th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 16 (IANS) Harrison Malayalam Ltd (HML), a plantation company that was in the news for allegedly holding excess land, Tuesday said it was prepared to cooperate with any agency for ... Read more...

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Animal House Analogy Drawn By Gartman


December 12th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Analyst Dennis Gartman referred to the cult movie Animal House when talking about American Banking System in the latest edition of The Gartman Letter. His comparison of ... Read more...

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ONGC implements whistle-blower policy


November 30th, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) State-run overseas oil explorer ONGC Ltd has decided to implement the whistle-blower policy which will allow employers to confidentially report suspected unethical or fraudulent acts within the ... Read more...

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Satyam scam prompts Advani to call for ethics in business


January 10th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Jan.10 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and the party''s prime ministerial candidate in the forthcoming general elections this year, L.K.Advani, on Saturday said ethics and values are ... Read more...

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Bollywood workers call off strike


October 3rd, 2008 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) The strike by Bollywood technicians and workers that had paralysed the city-based film industry for the past three days, was called off Friday evening after the producers' association ... Read more...

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Declaration suggests steps to curb organ trafficking, transplant tourism


August 14th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): International organisations have detailed steps to be taken for governing organ donation and transplantation in a declaration that aims to oppose transplant commercialism, transplant tourism and organ ... Read more...

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TDP to launch campaign against UPA Govts failures from today


July 28th, 2008 - 9:46 am ICT by ANI
Krishna (Andhra Pradesh), July 28 (ANI): The main Opposition party in Andhra Pradesh, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) will today launch a campaign against the Congress-led UPA Government making the public ... Read more...

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Prominent NRI psychiatrist suspended from British medical register


April 1st, 2008 - 11:30 am ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, April 1 (IANS) A prominent NRI psychiatrist from Assam, who appeared on British television shows, has been suspended from the medical resister after being found guilty of a ... Read more...

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