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‘Nuclear power must for energy security’
India must install fast breeder reactors: Chidambaram
Not good for India to remain in isolation, says M.R. Srinivasan
India not to put any nuclear reactor under safeguards of the IAEA
“Time to curb number of backward castes”
NEW DELHI: “It is time for the court to put restrictions on the number of backward castes as the presence of caste is being felt in every field,” senior counsel K.K. Venugopal said on Wednesday. “The situation in this country ...
Court notice to Centre on wheat import
Insurance for farmers on anvil, says Manmohan
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Wednesday that the government was committed to offering insurance to farmers against risk and was considering a loan insurance scheme to mitigate risk for indebted farmers. Speaking to a ...
Adopt Kuwait model: Centre
NEW DELHI: The government has asked diplomatic missions in countries with a large population of overseas Indian workers, especially female household help, to adopt the “Kuwait model” to help curb their exploitation which has often ...
Cyber crime poses new challenges: Patil
“Offences serious enough to capture the priority attention of lawmakers”
‘Diseases take their toll on national income’
NEW DELHI: The estimated loss in India’s national income as a result of heart diseases, stroke and diabetes in 2005 was $9 billion, and it is projected to exceed $200 billion over the next 10 years. While the corporate sector has ...
UAE to review ban on Indian poultry products
Dubai: The authorities in the UAE have decided to review a ban on Indian poultry products put in place since July after bird flu was detected in Manipur. A high-level Indian delegation urged the UAE and Saudi Arabian authorities to ease ...
Karat seeks Manmohan intervention
Delay in notifying Bill on forest dwellers
Blasts case: judgment copies yet to be given
‘Delay might go in favour of accused’
Pawar defends decision on wheat import
NEW DELHI: Under pressure for importing 7.95 lakh tonnes of wheat at a high price of about Rs 16 a kg against the support price of Rs 8.50 given to domestic farmers, Union Food and Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said that the decision had ...
Dismissal of policemen, political vendetta: SP
LUCKNOW: With the likelihood of the dismissal of around 6,500 police and PAC constables in Uttar Pradesh assuming the form of a legal battle, the Samajwadi Party on Wednesday indicated its willingness to provide legal assistance to the ...
Protest rallies against death of ULFA cadre’s mother
Guwahati: Thousands of people took out rallies in lower Assam’s Nalbari town and a ‘Black Day’ was observed in the State on Wednesday protesting the death of Sabitiri Rajbongshi, mother of ULFA militant Bhaskar, during a ...
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