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Global retail stores seen only in 23 out of 53 eligible cities
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) With states now to decide whether or not they will permit global multi-brand retailers set up their stores, the going appears smooth in just 23 out of 53 eligible cities, given the political reactions of each state government.

Monday, November 28, 2011 6:14:29 PM

FDI in retail will be a tsunami for economy: Karunanidhi
Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail will be a tsunami that will hit the country's economy badly, said DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M.Kaunanidhi Monday.

Monday, November 28, 2011 6:13:25 PM

India, Bulgaria ink healthcare deal
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) India and Bulgaria signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on healthcare and medicine here Monday to increase cooperation in the sector, a statement said.

Monday, November 28, 2011 6:02:27 PM

194 nonagenarians to cast vote in Himachal bypolls
Shimla, Nov 28 (IANS) More than 190 nonagenarians are eligible to vote in the Himachal Pradesh assembly bypolls slated for Nov 30, an official said here Monday.

Monday, November 28, 2011 5:58:41 PM

Infosys woman manager found hanging at home
Bangalore, Nov 28 (IANS) An assistant manager with Infosys Ltd was found hanging in her apartment in a suburb here, police said Monday.

Monday, November 28, 2011 5:56:56 PM

Haryana bypolls campaigning ends, voting Wednesday
Chandigarh, Nov 28 (IANS) Campaigning by various political parties and candidates for the by-elections to the Adampur and Ratia assembly seats in Haryana ended Monday evening.

Monday, November 28, 2011 5:53:21 PM

Bengal lottery industry flays five-fold tax hike
Kolkata, Nov 28 (IANS) With the West Bengal government announcing a five-fold increase on the draw charge levied on lotteries, distributors and stockists Monday closed down operations claiming their business had become unviabble.

Monday, November 28, 2011 5:52:57 PM

Rollback FDI in retail to let parliament run: BJP
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday said parliament will run smoothly from Tuesday if the government rolls back the decision to allow 51 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail.

Monday, November 28, 2011 5:35:27 PM

Karunanidhi speaks to Kanimozhi, is happy at her bail
Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) A visibly relieved DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi Monday spoke to his daughter and party MP Kanimozhi after she was given bail by the Delhi High Court and said he was happy.

Monday, November 28, 2011 5:34:23 PM

Odisha wants rollback of FDI decision
Bhubaneswar, Nov 28 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday criticised the central government for not consulting states before allowing foreign equity in the retail sector and demanded that it be withdrawn immediately.

Monday, November 28, 2011 5:31:08 PM

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