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Court notice to Jindal SAW Ltd


March 29th, 2011 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 28 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court has issued notice to Jindal SAW Limited and others in a litigation alleging irregularities of the company to hold a proposed public ... Read more...

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Language use can go on a roller-coaster ride during childhood


February 25th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): A North Carolina State University study has found that language use can go on a roller-coaster ride during childhood as kids adopt and abandon vernacular language patterns."We found ... Read more...

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Growing concern over vernacular, classical literature at Jaipur fest


January 22nd, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) A growing concern to preserve vernacular and classical literature and to popularise it through translations is gradually occupying centre-stage at the sixth DSC Jaipur Literature Festival ... Read more...

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TRAI targets 100 mn broadband subscribers by 2014


December 7th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) India's telecom regulator Tuesday said it was targeting a 10-fold increase in broadband subscribers to 100 million by 2014.The country has 10.29 million subscribers now. "We will ... Read more...

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Ahead of his time, Tagore left a legacy for world (Tribute - May 9 is 150th anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore)


May 8th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Udaya Narayana Singh Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941), the first Asian author to have won the Nobel Prize in literature, still remains an inspiration around the world. A poet, playwright, performer, musician, essayist, philosopher, ... Read more...

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Santhali literature is booming, but needs government help


November 19th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Jamshedpur, Nov 19 (IANS) Contemporary Santhali literature has taken off in a big way since it became an official language of Jharkhand in 2003, but it has not come of ... Read more...

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BJP counters Congress’ ‘Jai Ho’ campaign with satirical poems


March 18th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) With the Congress party's campaign based on the Oscar winning song "Jai Ho" hitting the television, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has hit back with satirical ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi rejects scribes’ prosecution in phone-tapping scandal


November 14th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi told the state assembly Friday that the government has rejected the P. Shanmugham enquiry commission's recommendations to prosecute leading English and vernacular ... Read more...

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Telecom watchdog allows full talk time on recharges


September 1st, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Mobile phone subscribers will get full talk time on recharges following a new a tariff order and a directive issued Monday by India's telecom watchdog TRAI. “Customers ... Read more...

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