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Private players in n-power may be allowed: scientist
Chennai, Oct 3 (IANS) The country can allow private players into nuclear power generation if the issues of safety - of plant and materials - are taken care of, a leading scientist has said.

Friday, October 03, 2008 5:50:54 PM

Government to spend Rs.20 bn on building girls' hostels
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) India will spend Rs.20 billion ($424.6 million) on building girls' hostels for students of secondary and higher secondary schools in each of the country's 3,500 educationally backward blocks of the country, it was announced here Friday.

Friday, October 03, 2008 5:49:32 PM

Government sanctions Rs.3.25 bn for upgrading madrassas
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The Indian government Friday sanctioned Rs.3.25 billion ($69.2 million) for upgrading madrassas under a scheme for providing quality education in these institutions by introducing subjects like maths and English.

Friday, October 03, 2008 5:48:58 PM

Emami revises offer price for Zandu shares once again
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Emami Ltd, the fast moving consumer goods major, Friday said it has revised the open offer price for purchasing 20 percent stake in Zandu Pharmaceutical to Rs.16,500 per share.

Friday, October 03, 2008 5:47:45 PM

India shrinks 'creamy layer' to expand affirmative action
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) As elections to the Lok Sabha and six state assemblies draw nearer, India's cabinet Friday sharply hiked the income limit to ascertain the 'creamy layer' among other backward castes (OBCs) to make more people from socially deprived groups eligible for affirmative action.

Friday, October 03, 2008 5:47:16 PM

Gujarat Industries to contribute Rs.500 mn to rural welfare
Ahmedabad, Oct 3 (IANS) Shareholders of the state-owned Gujarat Industries and Power Co Ltd have empowered the company board to allocate up to Rs.500 million (Rs.50 crore or about $12.5 million) for social welfare or rural development projects this fiscal.

Friday, October 03, 2008 5:47:00 PM

Government sanctions Rs.3.25 bn for upgrading madrassas
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) The Indian government Friday sanctioned Rs.3.25 billion ($69.2 million) for upgrading madrassas under a scheme for providing quality education in these institutions by introducing subjects like maths and English.

Friday, October 03, 2008 5:46:39 PM

Government to spend Rs.20 bn on building girls' hostels
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) India will spend Rs.20 billion ($424.6 million) on building girls' hostels for students of secondary and higher secondary schools in each of the country's 3,500 educationally backward blocks of the country, it was announced here Friday.

Friday, October 03, 2008 5:00:23 PM

Agartala normal, reward put up for clues to bombers
Agartala, Oct 3 (IANS) Life returned to normal in this capital city of Tripura less than 48 hours after serial blasts left about 100 injured, and the state government announced a cash reward for anyone providing clues about those responsible for the blasts.

Friday, October 03, 2008 4:35:18 PM

Talks between Buddhadeb, Ratan Tata begin over Singur
Kolkata, Oct 3 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata began crucial talks here Friday to decide on the future of the global auto major's stalled Nano small car project at Singur in the state.

Friday, October 03, 2008 4:34:20 PM

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