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UAE provides drinking water to flood-hit Pakistanis


October 15th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 15 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has set up water plants and supply networks in Pakistan's flood-affceted villages to provide clean drinking water to the people, it was announced Saturday.UAE ... Read more...

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62 percent women feel domestic abuse is right!


September 18th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 18 (IANS) If a wife burns the food or demurs to have sex, her husband can beat her. And if she goes out without telling her mother-in-law or ... Read more...

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Delhi JD-U demands removal of contaminated water plants


April 25th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 25 (ANI): Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Delhi unit General Secretary and spokesperson Prabhat Ranjan on Monday expressed displeasure over the black marketing of drinking water in the national capital and ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi an ‘Amul Baby’, says Achuthanandan


April 11th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Palakkad (Kerala), Apr 11 (ANI): Taking a dig at the Congress Party and its leaders, Kerala Chief Minister V. S. Achuthanandan has called Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi an 'Amul Baby'.Everyone ... Read more...

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Prince Charles to build model village in India


January 11th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) Britain's Prince Charles is building an eco-friendly model village for around 15,000 poor people in India, inspired by the slums depicted in Oscar-winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire".The multi-million-pound ... Read more...

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Prince Charles to build ‘green utopia’ for 15,000 poor Indians


January 11th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): The Prince of Wales is planning to build a shantytown for 15000 poor people in India inspired by the one he saw in Slumdog Millionaire.As a part ... Read more...

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Iran fears that Stuxnet worm was specifically made for the country’s nuclear power station


September 24th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There has been an outbreak of the Stuxnet worm in Iran and many believe they were specially made for the country’s nuclear power station. The worm is a ... Read more...

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“Sumoi Mari Gaon,” nature’s gift to Assam


June 17th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Vaschipem KamodangGuwahati, June 17 (ANI): The Sumoi Mari Gaon village on Majuli Island in Assam, lies in the middle of the River Brahmaputra and is blessed with rich bio-diversity and a ... Read more...

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No fare hike, 54 new trains in India’s railway budget (2nd Intro Roundup)


February 24th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Passengers were spared a fare hike, freight rates were cut for grain and kerosene, and 54 new trains proposed in India's $17 billion railway ... Read more...

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No fare hike, 54 new trains in India’s railway budget (Intro Roundup)


February 24th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Passengers were spared a fare hike, freight rates were cut for grain and kerosene and 54 new trains proposed in India's railway budget for ... Read more...

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Railways to set up six drinking water bottling plants


February 24th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday announced setting up of six new bottling plants through public private partnership (PPP). The bottling plants will come up at Ambala (Haryana), ... Read more...

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No fare hikes, 52 new trains announced in India’s rail budget (Roundup)


February 24th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Passengers were spared a fare hike, freight rates were lowered for some essential items and 52 new trains announced in India's rail budget for 2010-11 that ... Read more...

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Railway to set up two water bottling plants near Chennai and Mumbai


December 3rd, 2009 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 3 (ANI): The Railway Ministry to set up two Rail Neer (water) plants in this fiscal.In a reply to the Rajya Sabha, Union Minister of State for Railways, K ... Read more...

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Water rationing in Jharkhand to ensure water supply till next monsoon


August 17th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaRanchi, Aug.17 (ANI): Authorities in Ranchi, the capital city of Jharkhand State, which has been declared a drought hit State, have issued orders for water rationing to ensure adequate ... Read more...

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A million Chinese without tap water after chemical spill


February 21st, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 21 (Xinhua) Carbolic acid spilled into a river from a chemical plant has forced the suspension of tap water supplies to more than one million people in China's eastern city ... Read more...

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India to produce 20,000 MW nuclear power by 2020: Kakodkar


February 18th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 18 (IANS) Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) chairman Anil Kakodkar Wednesday said that despite the current economic slowdown, India will achieve the production target of 20,000 MW of nuclear power by ... Read more...

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Punjab to provide safe drinking water in 471 villages


February 18th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 18 (IANS) Enthused with the response of Reverse Osmosis (RO) drinking water plants that were set up in the Gidderbaha area of Punjab a year ago, the state government is ... Read more...

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Railways to open 52 food plazas at stations


January 5th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corp (IRCTC) will open 52 food plazas at stations across the country, an official statement said Monday.The Railway Board has also given ... Read more...

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Commercial aquatic plants offer cost-effective method for treating wastewater


September 30th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 30 (ANI): Commercial aquatic plants grown in constructed wetlands (CWs) are being touted as inexpensive, low-technology approaches for treating agricultural, industrial, and municipal wastewater to comply with increasingly stringent ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu tsunami-hit get two water plants, health centre


March 25th, 2008 - 7:59 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, March 25 (IANS) Two desalination plants and a healthcare centre, set up by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in partnership with KPMG group of industries as a relief measure for ... Read more...

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India seeking investment from UK in infrastructure sector: Kamal Nath


January 21st, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Union Commerce and Industry Minister Kamal Nath on Monday said that the Centre is seeking investments from the United Kingdom (UK) in the areas like highway projects, ... Read more...

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