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Rahul to visit Amethi


September 12th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi will be in his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi in Uttar Pradesh over the next two days, his office informed ... Read more...

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Fix criteria for PDS monitoring panels, SC tells centre (Lead)


August 30th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday asked the government to spell out the criteria for the composition of vigilance panels to monitor the public distribution system (PDS) ... Read more...

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Extra subsidised rice to poor in 12 districts in Northeast


July 23rd, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 23 (IANS) The central government has provided additional quota of rice at a subsidised rate for the poor living in 12 backward districts in the northeast, a state ... Read more...

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Take back sacked pilots and we will end strike: Air India union (Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Grappling with a contempt of court notice, the agitating Air India pilots Wednesday extended an olive branch to the government saying they would end the ... Read more...

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2G: Raja aide shares information on Kalaignar TV (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A former aide of jailed former communications minister A. Raja Wednesday told a special court hearing the 2G spectrum allocation case that he knows from ... Read more...

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Rahul behind weak Lokpal bill, says Hazare


December 9th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Dec 9 (IANS) Anna Hazare Friday blamed Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi for the government's weak version of the Lokpal bill and said in the present ... Read more...

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Villagers left out of rural power scheme: Greenpeace


May 10th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh), May 10 (IANS) A large section of people in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh district have been left out of the Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY), a scheme ... Read more...

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Greens to assess central power scheme in Uttar Pradesh


April 6th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, April 6 (IANS) Amidst a looming energy crisis in Uttar Pradesh, environment and rights organisations Wednesday announced launch of a social audit of a central government scheme for rural ... Read more...

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Central Vigilance Committee on PDS visits Assam tomorrow


March 2nd, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Mar 2 (ANI): The Central Vigilance Committee on Public Distribution System (PDS), headed by Justice D P Wadhwa, is scheduled to visit different parts of Assam beginning on Thursday.Justice Wadhwa, who ... Read more...

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Rahul to visit Amethi Friday


March 25th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 25 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi will Friday embark on a two-day visit of his parliamentary constituency Amethi, a party spokesperson said Thursday. "Rahulji will review the progress of ... Read more...

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Overhaul policing system to arrest the alarming human rights violations by police


August 7th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant, CNSThe Indian government should take major steps to overhaul a policing system that facilitates and even encourages human rights violations, Human Rights Watch said in a report released in ... Read more...

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Cleanliness conquers indignity in modern Kurukshetra war


November 2nd, 2008 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kurukshetra (Haryana), Nov 2 (IANS) At the arena of the war in the Indian epic Mahabharata, another age-old evil is about to be conquered. In about 400 of the 417 villages of ... Read more...

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Cine workers’ strike has hit TV shootings, says producer


October 28th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) Leading television producer Dheeraj Kumar has claimed that 75 percent of TV shootings have been affected due to a strike by cine workers demanding higher wages."The shooting of ... Read more...

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Congress to hold mass meeting in Uttar Pradesh to expose financial bunglings


October 19th, 2008 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 19 (IANS) Alleging that the Mayawati-led Uttar Pradesh government has failed to implement the National Rural Employment Gurarantee Scheme (NREGS) in the state, the Congress party will hold a mass ... Read more...

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Speed up flood relief measures: Sonia


September 26th, 2008 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi Friday instructed officials in her Rae Bareli constituency in Uttar Pradesh to speed up flood relief measures and distribute the compensation ... Read more...

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Sonia to visit her constituency in Uttar Pradesh


September 25th, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 25 (IANS) Sonia Gandhi, Congress president and MP from Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh, will be visiting her constituency Friday, sources in the party said."She (Gandhi) will be on a ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi promises more industrial training centres in constituency


August 23rd, 2008 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sultanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 23 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Saturday promised the residents of Sultanpur in Uttar Pradesh that more industrial training centres would be opened to enable the educated ... Read more...

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Rahul promises modern sports facilities in Amethi


August 22nd, 2008 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Sultanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 22 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Friday promised to create modern sports facilities in his Amethi Lok Sabha constituency.His remarks came after witnessing the finals of an ... Read more...

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Redefine poverty line level, says Raman Singh


March 25th, 2008 - 11:15 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, March 25 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Tuesday urged the central government to redefine poverty line level so that the 'real poor' would get the benefits of the public distribution ... Read more...

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Ekta Kapoor yields to workers’ demands on payment


March 3rd, 2008 - 10:08 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) Indian television soap queen Ekta Kapoor finally gave in to conditions laid down by the Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) after the latter directed its 22 ... Read more...

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