Thiruvananthapuram, June 27 (IANS) The Kerala Farmers' Debt Relief Commission is in dire straits as its office has no basic facilities and desperately needs more funds to function, the commission's chairman said here Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 6:11:09 PM
Jaipur, June 27 (IANS) A committee formed by the Rajasthan government to look into the Gujjars' demand for tribal status Wednesday invited representations from the community as well as others by July 16.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 5:54:46 PM
Pune, June 27 (IANS) A special court in Pune framing charges in the multi-million rupees fake stamp paper scam Wednesday cleared a former Mumbai police commissioner and two other police officers of all charges.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 5:25:34 PM
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Global software giant Microsoft Wednesday unveiled yet another initiative to make computer education easier, accessible and affordable for the poor through the use of information, communication and technology (ICT).
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 5:06:54 PM
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Urban Development Minister S. Jaipal Reddy Wednesday urged people to stop opposing urbanization, saying there was 'nothing romantic' about villages in the country.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 4:56:28 PM
Hyderabad, June 27 (IANS) A two-day 'economic blockade' called by Maoist guerrillas had no impact in Andhra Pradesh with police remaining on high alert on areas bordering Chhattisgarh and Orissa, which were hit hard by the blockade.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 4:55:52 PM
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) In the teeth of American objections over the tri-nation pipeline, India, Pakistan and Iran will hold trilateral talks Thursday on various issues relating to the multi-billion dollar project like pricing and transportation of the Iranian gas.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 4:55:12 PM
Patna, June 27 (IANS) While the present day politicians declare assets worth crores, the balance amount of a savings account once held by the country's first president Rajendra Prasad is a meagre Rs.1,432.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 4:52:22 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, June 27 (IANS) Kerala Finance Minister T. M. Thomas Isaac said Wednesday that no decision had been taken to increase the retirement age of government employees.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 4:38:14 PM
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) A two-day 'economic blockade' called by Maoists in six states to protest special economic zones (SEZs) ended Wednesday on a violent note, causing losses of well over Rs.1.5 billion to the economy, officials said.
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 4:29:22 PM
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