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India seeks Japanese cooperation to run bullet trains


January 13th, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Aiming to benefit from Japanese expertise and cooperation in running bullet trains, Railways Minister Dinesh Trivedi here Thursday discussed the issue with Japanese Minister for ... Read more...

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Gender empowerment modernised kuchipudi, says maestro (With Image)


August 9th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Gender empowerment brought Andhra Pradesh's traditional kuchipudi dance out of its rural confines to the national stage, says noted guru Jayarama Rao, who is ... Read more...

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‘Lenin’s death will leave a big void in compound archery’


October 25th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The tragic death of coach Cherukuri Lenin is a huge loss for the country's archers, feels Commonwealth Games medallists Rahul Banerjee and Jayanta Talukdar.The 25-year-old Lenin died ... Read more...

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Govt. approves upgradation of two additional battalions for NDRF


August 26th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.26 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved upgradation/conversion of two additional battalions for National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).With these two additional battalions the strength of NDRF battalions(bns) will ... Read more...

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Anand, Krishnan to welcome Queen’s Baton Relay in Chennai


August 20th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.20 (ANI): Some of the top names in India sports will welcome the Queen's Baton Relay for the XIX Commonwealth Games 2010 Delhi, which reaches Chennai on August 20 from ... Read more...

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Kerala church slams Yechury’s remark


August 9th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Kerala Catholic Bishop's Conference (KCBC) Monday hit back at the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) by asserting that the church will indulge in politics and it would ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Varma remembers ‘candlelight’ moments with Sridevi


June 5th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Ram Gopal Varma says he's a huge fan of yesteryears actress Sridevi, describing her as a "goddess of beauty", vividly recalling a "candlelight" meeting with her ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb to skip CPI-M politburo meet, focus on law and order (Second Lead)


June 4th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has decided to skip the two-day Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) politburo meeting in New Delhi, citing the state's law ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Telangana movement has not lost its edge: Yaskhi


May 7th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Congress MP Madhu Goud Yaskhi Thursday said the movement for a separate Telangana state carved out of Andhra Pradesh has not lost its edge and has ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Electrification of new Rail sections announced


February 24th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.24 (ANI): Minister for Railways Ms. Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced electrification of three new rail sections which will be taken up during the next financial year.The three ... Read more...

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Vijaywada MP L Rajgopal taken into preventive custody


December 14th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Dec 14 (ANI): Vijaywada Congress MP L Rajgopal, who has resigned in protest against the Centre's nod to initiate the process for the formation of the Telangana state, has been ... Read more...

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Armed forces rescue hundreds in flood-hit states


October 5th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Undertaking one of the biggest relief and rescue operations in the flood-ravaged states of Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, the armed forces have rescued hundreds of marooned people ... Read more...

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Armed Forces rescue over 1300 people in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh


October 5th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5 (ANI): The Armed Forces have rescued over 1300 people so far in the flood-ravaged states of Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.The Army, the Air Force and the Navy ... Read more...

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Nine more cities to have bus rapid transit system


September 25th, 2009 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The government will build bus rapid transit (BRT) systems in nine more cities at an investment of Rs.4,500 crore, Urban Development Minister Jaipal Reddy said here Friday. ... Read more...

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Pune to host junior world volleyball tourney


July 14th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Pune will host the men's under-21 World Volleyball tournament from July 31. Sixteen teams will be participating in the tournament, which will be played at the Balewadi Sports ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

40 bonded labourers rescued in Chhattisgarh


July 1st, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 1 (IANS) Three people were arrested and 40 tribals allegedly being taken away to work as bonded labourers were rescued in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, police said Wednesday. According to ... Read more...

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Two new IITs to commence academic sessions next fiscal


February 16th, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Two new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will commence academic sessions in 2009-10, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee said while presenting the interim budget in the Lok ... Read more...

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Centre approves Rs. 18,238 crore projects for six-lane highways


January 29th, 2009 - 11:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.29 (ANI): The UPA government has approved six laning of 1,409.93 km of highways in various States at an estimated cost of Rs 18,238 crore under the National Highways ... Read more...

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Forest cover shrinking in Bangalore, Kolkata, Ahmedabad


December 11th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Green cover in 10 major cities, including metropolitan cities like Bangalore, Ahmedabad and Kolkata, is shrinking gradually, the Indian parliament was informed Thursday.According to the environment and ... Read more...

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Murdered student’s body to reach India Saturday


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:06 am ICT by admin
London, May 22 (IANS) The body of murdered Indian student Samrajyo Jyothirmayee Vempala was to be flown to her native Andhra Pradesh Thursday, sources said. The body, which was brought from Birmingham ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scattered rainfall brings relief (All India weather report)


May 13th, 2008 - 12:58 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) The weather Monday in many parts of the country remained somewhat pleasant as the sporadic rains and thundershowers brought the temperatures down. The rain and thundershowers will ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Key suspect in student’s rape, murder case held


March 1st, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, March 1 (IANS) The police have arrested a key suspect in the sensational rape and murder case of a young woman student in Vijaywada in Andhra Pradesh. Ayesha Meeran, 19, a ... Read more...

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Six killed, 20 injured in Andhra Pradesh temple stampede


January 3rd, 2008 - 12:46 pm ICT by admin
Andhra Pradesh (Vijaywada), Jan 3 (ANI): At least six people were reportedly killed and 20 others were injured in a temple stampede at Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday morning. The incident ... Read more...

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