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Work culture has vastly improved in Bengal: Mamata


July 26th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) Claiming that her Trinamool Congress-led government has fulfilled 99 percent of the promises made in its election manifesto, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday ... Read more...

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GDA launches call centre in Ghaziabad


July 10th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 10 (IANS) To boost the quality of it's services, the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) Tuesday launched a call centre where citizens can register their grievances and collect information ... Read more...

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Bollywood going through transition: Chandrachur Singh


May 28th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Actor Chandrachur Singh, who has been out of action for health reasons, is back. From films to television he is doing everything and is ... Read more...

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Mamata begins second year - with bouquets, brickbats


May 19th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 19 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee begins her second year in office Sunday after a tumultuous year when the former firebrand opposition leader exhibited her ... Read more...

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CBI facing shortfall of officers: Director


March 23rd, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), March 23 (IANS) India's premier investigation agency Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is facing a shortfall of officers, the agency's director revealed at a function in the ... Read more...

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Didi carries ‘Writers Buildings’ to districts! (West Bengal Newsletter)


November 20th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) It could well be a case of the mountain coming to Mohammed. Living up to the promises she made before the historic April-May assembly elections, ... Read more...

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Lucknow’s school inspector introduces citizens’ charter


September 28th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 28 (IANS) In a unique initiative, Lucknow's district inspector of schools has introduced a citizens' charter, laying down a deadline for completion of every major task in the ... Read more...

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Modi says he has shown what is good governance


September 19th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 19 (IANS) In a speech that clearly betrayed his political ambitions, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Monday asserted he was the first in six decades of independent ... Read more...

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Service level agreements will put an end to middlemen: Dikshit


September 11th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) With implementation of service level agreements (SLAs) under Delhi's Right of Citizen to Time Bound Delivery of Services Act, the role of touts in government ... Read more...

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Compromise major issue that male models face: Bharat Sharma


September 9th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Kota boy Bharat Sharma, a regular at fashion weeks, says there isn't enough work for male models in India and that the young faces who ... Read more...

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Chief ministers should be under Lokpal: Dikshit


August 24th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Wednesday said the proposed Lokpal's jurisdiction should be "broadened" and chief ministers should be brought within its ambit."In order to ... Read more...

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Now Delhi to spread information through SMS


July 23rd, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) With a large chunk of the capital's population using mobile phones, the Delhi government may disseminate important information to people through SMS, Chief Minister Sheila ... Read more...

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Minister makes surprise visit to office


July 4th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 4 (IANS) West Bengal Minister in-charge of Food and Supplies Department Jyoti Priya Mallick Monday paid a surprise visit to a food department office here and cancelled 70 ... Read more...

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‘Office Office’ takes a leap, goes to big screen


June 24th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Popular comedy show "Office Office", about work culture in government offices and plight of a common man, Mussaddi Lal, now moves on to big screen as ... Read more...

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Bihar industrialists laud Chinese work culture (Lead)


June 21st, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 21 (IANS) Bihar can achieve prosperity if it takes inspiration from the Chinese people's dedication and hard work, industrialists who went to Beijing with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar ... Read more...

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Bihar officials laud China’s work culture


June 21st, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 21 (IANS) Bihar can achieve economic prosperity if it takes inspiration from China's dedication and hard work, senior officials who accompanied Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on his visit ... Read more...

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Mamata holds court as she woos industrialists


June 19th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 18 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday held a lively interaction with captains of industry, trying to woo investment for her state.Banerjee patiently heard industrialists ... Read more...

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The Mamata story: Tea diplomacy, recce and a goof up (Kolkata Newsletter)


June 11th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 11 (IANS) "Do you serve good tea? Please arrange tea for all of us." The person manning the grubby employees' canteen at Swasthya Bhavan was almost speechless ... Read more...

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A shot in six months can keep knee surgery at bay


June 3rd, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) At the age of 46, Delhi-based homemaker Smita Awasthi found herself shuttling between hospitals, popping pills and visiting doctors on a daily basis to get ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi slams CPM rule in West Bengal


April 20th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Nalhati (West Bengal), Apr 20 (ANI): Lashing out at the ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM) in West Bengal, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday charged the state government with failing ... Read more...

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Gurudas Kamat releases stamps on six legendary Indian Cinema actresses


February 14th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Gurudas Kamat released a set of six stamps on six legendary actresses of Indian Cinema here last evening.These ... Read more...

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Delhi cabinet panel to help MCD deliver quality services


February 7th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) To help the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) manage its funds and deliver quality services, a committee was set up to look into the civic body's functioning ... Read more...

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Confronting sexism may be ‘antidote’ for workplace distress


November 30th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women who publicly confront instances of sexism in the workplace tend to feel more capable and competent in their jobs and about ... Read more...

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Improve quality for credibility, Modi tells India Inc


November 18th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 18 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Thursday told India Inc that quality was critical for gaining and retaining credibility in an age when products and services were driven ... Read more...

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Commonwealth award to Gujarat department


October 22nd, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 22 (IANS) The Water and Sanitation Management Organisation (WASMO) of the water supply department here has been awarded Commonwealth's CAPAM biannual international award, an official release issued here said Friday ... Read more...

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7 ways your job could shorten your life


October 5th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): If work enriches our lives in many ways, it can shorten them too.Here are the seven ways your job could put you at risk and how you ... Read more...

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Hundreds walk for a happy, healthy heart in Agra


September 26th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 26 (IANS) Hundreds of health-conscious residents of this Taj city Sunday walked to make people aware that a 30-minute walk a day can keep heart diseases at bay. Businessmen, medical practitioners, ... Read more...

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DARPG to soon launch improved public governance redressal system: Chavan


September 24th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 24 (ANI): Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Prithviraj Chavan on Friday said the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) will be launching a ... Read more...

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‘Tiger Woods types’ still harassing women sexually at work


September 11th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 11 (ANI): Sexual harassment of female employees at the workplace still continues as companies fail to manage male workers with similar mental health problems as golfer Tiger Woods.Australian Human ... Read more...

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South Korean president appoints new prime minister


August 8th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 8 (DPA) South Korean President Lee Myun Bak Sunday appointed former provincial governor Kim Tae ho as the country's new prime minister, as part of the biggest government reshuffle the ... Read more...

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Men’s reluctance to take paternity leave works against women


July 12th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 12 (ANI): Male executives are usually unwilling to take up flexible hours and paid parental leave, sustaining a work culture that is fundamentally hostile to women, according to organisers of ... Read more...

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West Bengal Left Front begins 34th year in power


June 21st, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 21 (IANS) Routed in a series of elections that have raised questions about its future, West Bengal's Communist-led Left Front government Monday stepped into the 34th year of its ... Read more...

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Track child’s school progress on your mobile


June 16th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Parents can now keep track of their children's progress at school as well as get regular updates and circulars through a new device. Pinnacle Teleservices Tuesday launched R-Fi, ... Read more...

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Kishore Chanda Deo committee opposes merger of AI-Indian Airlines


March 12th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 12 (ANI): The Kishore Chandra Deo committee's fourth report has observed that the root cause of the ills plaguing the National Aviation Company India (NACIL) was the 'merger' of ... Read more...

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‘Bollywood better organised than southern film industry’


February 18th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Southern actress Sadaa Sayed, who will be seen in Sangeeth Sivan's spooky thriller "Click", says Bollywood has a better work culture than the southern film industry. "I ... Read more...

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