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Shanta Kumar’s trust-run hospital opens in Himachal


July 24th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh), July 23 (IANS) A 200-bedded hospital, the dream project of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) vice president Shanta Kumar, was inaugurated here Monday.The multi-specialty medical college ... Read more...

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Ex-RJD MP’s relative among two killed in Patna


July 10th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 10 (IANS) The brother-in-law of former RJD parliamentarian Subhash Yadav was among two people who were shot dead in Bihar capital by unidentified assailants, police said Tuesday.The body ... Read more...

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Indian MPs beat British MPs in Twenty20


April 13th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 13 (IANS) A century by former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin and four wickets for 27 runs by skipper Anurag Thakur helped Indian Parliamentarians to score a 56 runs ... Read more...

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Speaker rejects resignation of 12 Telangana MPs


November 15th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Tuesday rejected the resignations of MPs from Telangana region, including eight from the Congress and that of Telangana Rashtra ... Read more...

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Congress MPs add to Telangana chorus, Lok Sabha disrupted (Roundup)


February 23rd, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Noisy scenes led to repeated disruptions of the Lok Sabha Wednesday as some members, including from the ruling Congress, shouted slogans demanding that the government ... Read more...

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Congress MPs add to Telangana chorus, disrupt Lok Sabha (Second Lead)


February 23rd, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Noisy scenes and repeated disruptions returned to the Lok Sabha Wednesday as some MPs, including from the ruling Congress, shouted slogans and flashed placards demanding that ... Read more...

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Congress MPs from Telangana disrupt Lok Sabha (Lead)


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Noisy scenes and frequent disruptions returned to the Lok Sabha Tuesday as some Congress members Wednesday shouted slogans and flashed placards demanding that a Telangana state ... Read more...

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Congress MPs raise Telangana issue, BJP supports demand (Lead)


February 22nd, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A group of Congress MPs from Andhra Pradesh Tuesday embarrassed their party leadership by raising the demand for a separate Telangana state in the Lok Sabha, ... Read more...

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Congress MPs raise Telangana issue in Lok Sabha


February 22nd, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A group of Congress MPs from Andhra Pradesh Tuesday raised in the Lok Sabha the demand for separate statehood for the Telangana region, causing embarrassment to ... Read more...

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Delhi corporation yet to shift to new block


November 12th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi is yet to start functioning from its new offices in the swanky 28-storey high-rise in the heart of the capital, seven ... Read more...

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Eloquent Obama gets 25 rounds of applause (Sidelights)


November 8th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) US President Barack Obama obviously had the Indian parliament in thrall. For, he received no less than 35 rounds of applause during his 45-minute address Monday. ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh cops hostage crisis still unsolved


September 29th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 29 (IANS) Four Chhattisgarh policemen, of the seven kidnapped by Maoist guerrillas Sep 19, are still in Maoist captivity but safe and about to be released soon, police here said ... Read more...

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Heavy rain cause traffic snarls, water logging in Delhi


August 19th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): Heavy rain created huge traffic snarls and water logging in many areas of Delhi on Thursday.The showers began at 8.45 a.m. for 4.9 mm of rains. ... Read more...

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Advani condoles demise of Jain sage


May 9th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 9 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Sunday condoled the demise of Acharya Sree Mahapragya, the 10th acharya of the Jain Swetambar Terapanth Samaj. The 90-year-old sage died ... Read more...

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Deconstruct stereotypes: Let men and women be good human beings


May 8th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by admin
By Alka Pande – CNSGive me a handful of energetic youth and I will transform India, had said Vivekanand, who recognised the potential of youth power and had said this long ... Read more...

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Man poses as IAS officer, arrested


January 16th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 16 (IANS) A 36-year-old man has been arrested for cheating people by posing as an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer in a Chhattisgarh town and extracting money to pay off ... Read more...

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YSR’s wife files nomination for Pulivendula by-poll


December 1st, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 1 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's wife Vijayalakshmi Tuesday filed her nomination for the by-election to Pulivendula assembly seat in Kadapa district. The by-election to ... Read more...

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First swine flu death takes Pune health officials unawares


August 4th, 2009 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 3 (IANS) The death of a 14-year-old girl due to swine flu here Monday has shocked health officials at how a serious H1N1 patient could remain under treatment in a ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s historical David Sassoon Library and Reading Room reopens


June 14th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, June 14 (ANI): The David Sassoon Library and Reading Room that was set up in 1870 at Mumbai is a treasure trove of both knowledge and information.The library was closed in ... Read more...

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Two soldiers, engineer arrested for Noida bank heist


October 1st, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Oct 1 (IANS) Two army soldiers and a computer engineer, who robbed a bank in this Delhi suburb to buy weapons so that they could "eliminate the corrupt politicians" in India, ... Read more...

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Huge tidal waves hit Kanyakumari, trigger tsunami fears


July 20th, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kanyakumari (Tamil Nadu), July 20 (IANS) Huge tidal waves, nearly 20 feet in height, hit this coastal town of Tamil Nadu for the second consecutive day triggering tsunami fears among the residents. ... Read more...

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Differently-abled children get a joy ride on Air India flight


December 3rd, 2007 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
Cochin, Dec 3 (ANI): Over 100 differently -abled children got a joy ride on an Air India flight named Wings of Care, which took them from Cochin to Trivandrum. This gave them an ... Read more...

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