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Padma Vibhushan for philosopher Chattopadhyaya
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) D.P. Chattopadhyaya, founding chairman of the Indian Council of Philosophical Research, has been honoured with the Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian honour, while management guru C.K. Prahlad, economist Isher Judge Ahluwalia and historian Ramachandra Guha are among the Padma Bhushan recepeints this year.

Monday, January 26, 2009 12:39:40 AM

Management guru C.K. Prahlad among 9 NRIs/PIOs honoured with Padma awards
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) Noted management guru C.K. Prahlad and Khalid Hameed, a member of Britain's House of Lords, are among the nine NRIs/PIOs to be conferred with the Padma series of civilian awards in the Republic Day honours list.

Monday, January 26, 2009 12:27:23 AM

Air India Express begins flight to Kuwait from Thiruvananthapuram
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 24 (IANS) The first Air India Express flight from Thiruvanathapuram to Kuwait took off from the airport here Saturday evening.

Saturday, January 24, 2009 8:25:27 PM

Body of Indian techie killed in US brought home
Hyderabad, Jan 20 (IANS) The body of Akshay Vishal, a techie who was shot dead in Arkansas last week, was flown in here Tuesday from the United States.

Tuesday, January 20, 2009 5:31:27 PM

Chinese have more clout than Indians in Canada: Dosanjh
Chandigarh, Jan 17 (IANS) Despite the presence of more Indian origin members in the Canadian parliament compared to the Chinese, the Indians hold less clout, feels Punjab-born MP Ujjal Dosanjh.

Saturday, January 17, 2009 3:51:02 PM

Remittances to Kerala set to fall
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 17 (IANS) Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac Saturday said the state is soon going to feel the heat of the economic slowdown as remittances from abroad are certain to fall in the coming months.

Saturday, January 17, 2009 3:44:53 PM

Achuthanandan to launch welfare fund for diaspora in Dubai
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 15 (IANS) Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan Thursday announced that he would travel to Dubai February end to inaugurate the collection to a welfare fund being set up for the diaspora.

Thursday, January 15, 2009 8:00:36 PM

Satyam's Raju spent first night in jail like ordinary prisoner
Hyderabad, Jan 11 (IANS) Once in the list of the richest Indians, disgraced founder and former chairman of Satyam Computers B. Ramalinga Raju and his brother B. Rama Raju spent Saturday night in the Chanchalguda jail and slept on the floor along with 26 other prisoners accused of petty crimes like theft.

Sunday, January 11, 2009 11:09:01 AM

Once in same jail as Gandhi, Naidoo gets Pravasi Award
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Two years ago, Parmanathan 'Prema' Naidoo stood in the doorway of the cell at the Fort in Johannesburg, now the premises of the Constitutional Court in a democratic South Africa, and recalled the torture he had undergone as an apartheid-era prisoner in the same jail where young lawyer Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi had been imprisoned almost a century earlier and later Nelson Mandela as well.

Saturday, January 10, 2009 12:39:22 PM

Pratibha Patil calls for restructuring IMF, World Bank
Chennai, Jan 9 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil has called for restructuring the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank on a broad basis as, she said, the global economy is integrated.

Friday, January 09, 2009 7:13:09 PM

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