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Lokpal bill up for debate in Rajya Sabha
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) The government Thursday tabled the anti-graft Lokpal bill in the Rajya Sabha, which had to be adjourned briefly as the opposition insisted on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh being present in the house.

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:55:45 AM

Rajya Sabha adjourned over PM''s absence
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned Thursday as opposition members protested against the absence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, leader of the house, while the upper house was scheduled to take up the Lokpal bill.

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:38:15 AM

Lokpal bill tabled in Rajya Sabha
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) The government introduced the Lokpal bill in the Rajya Sabha Thursday, two days after it was passed by the Lok Sabha.

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:34:35 AM

Tusker tales: What ails captive elephants in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 29 (IANS) Elephants in India may be considered an embodiment of Lord Ganesh, but the status of captive jumbos in Kerala is anything but divine. Experts say the lack of proper medical care as well as money-minded owners pose a serious threat to the magnificent beasts.

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:33:15 AM

Highlights of developments in realty industry (To go with: Tough year for realty, no respite seen in short-run)
Following are the highlights of the developments in realty industry in 2011:

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:20:55 AM

Tough year for realty, no respite seen in short-run (2011 in Retrospect)
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) The realty industry in India faced a negative sentiment in 2011, with developers, buyers and investors caught in a quagmire due to a host of unfavourable conditions, notably a slowdown in the economy, muted flow foreign direct investment, rising inflation, fluid stock market and rising interest rates.

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:20:25 AM

Rajya Sabha: How the numbers stack up
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) As the government Thursday pushed for the Lokpal bill in the Rajya Sabha where it is in a minority, a look at the numbers each party has in the upper house:

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:10:15 AM

Will move amendment on Lokpal: Trinamool
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Unhappy over the issue of setting up of state Lokayuktas, the Trinamool Congress Thursday said that it would move an amendment in the Rajya Sabha.

Thursday, December 29, 2011 11:02:55 AM

Thick fog, nippy winds in Delhi
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Thick fog and an icy breeze made for cold Thursday morning in the capital. The minimum temperature, however, rose to 6.8 degrees Celsius - a notch below average.

Thursday, December 29, 2011 10:57:15 AM

Hazare leaves for Ralegan Siddhi
Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) Anna Hazare left for his home Ralegan Siddhi Thursday, a day after he broke his fast to press for a strong Lokpal.

Thursday, December 29, 2011 10:49:35 AM

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