New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Guided by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and industry lobbies, several hundred Indian companies have started affirmative action at workplace to prevent spread of HIV infection and help those infected get a conducive work environment.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:50:38 PM
Chandigarh, Dec 20 (IANS) The Haryana government Wednesday amended the rules governing the private educational institutions in the state in a bid to regulate them.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:50:22 PM
Chennai, Dec 20 (IANS) Five Sri Lankan Tamil MPs met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi here Wednesday and sought his help in ending civilian killings in the island nation.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:50:08 PM
Hoshiarpur, Dec 20 (IANS) The district and sessions court here Wednesday convicted three persons, including a woman, for murdering 16-year-old schoolboy Abhi Verma in February last year.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:49:31 PM
Chandigarh, Dec 20 (IANS) In a major police reshuffle and with less than 10 weeks to go for Assembly polls in Punjab, the government has transferred nine senior superintendents of police (SSP) in the state.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:49:13 PM
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) In a frank admission, Delhi High Court judges R.S. Sodhi and P.K. Bhasin admitted Wednesday that acquittal of all the accused in Jessica Lall's murder had shaken people's faith in judiciary.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:48:27 PM
Amritsar, Dec 20 (IANS) Punjab's farmers, reeling under debts of over Rs.250 billion and hoping for a bailout package from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Wednesday got no assurance or announcement from him in this regard.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:48:11 PM
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Delhi High Court Wednesday sentenced Manu Sharma to life imprisonment for murdering ramp model Jessica Lall in 1999, ending a crusade for justice that pitted much of the society against the rich and mighty.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:46:50 PM
Kendrapada (Orissa), Dec 20 (IANS) Hundreds of Dalits in Orissa will embrace Buddhism protesting against the alleged government failure to protect their right of entry into a temple despite a court order, a Dalit leader said Wednesday.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:46:30 PM
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The Commonwealth Business Council (CBC) has lauded the civilian nuclear deal between Indian and the US and said it sends a clear signal that Washington views India as a major economic power of the future.
Wednesday, December 20, 2006 8:43:58 PM
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