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Hooda seeks subsidy on solar pumps
CHANDIGARH: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Wednesday urged Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah to increase the Central subsidy on solar pumps from Rs.50,000 to at least Rs. two lakh, issue detailed ...
Sexual harassment case report sought
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said on Wednesday that he had asked Home Secretary Krishna Mohan to submit a report regarding the alleged sexual harassment at Haryana Police Academy at Madhuban in district ...
Jammu & Kashmir
Army jawan commits suicide
Srinagar: An Army jawan allegedly committed suicide using his service rifle inside a camp in Pulwama district of south Kashmir on Wednesday, official sources said. Sepoy Deewan Singh posted with third battalion of Rashtriya Rifles, ...
BJP loses Sagar, eunuch to be Mayor
Bhopal: While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) scored a thumping victory in the first phase of the civic bodies’ elections in Madhya Pradesh, it witnessed a rude shock in the Sagar district of the Bundelkhand region where Kamla Bai, a ...
Puducherry State Wide Area Network launched
Seeks to provide connectivity among government offices
Events on educational opportunities in the U.K.
PUDUCHERRY: British Council has lined up a series of events on Thursday and Friday about pursuing education in the United Kingdom. Meeting with principals and placement officers of key educational institutions to discuss educational and ...
Service tax ‘mela’ conducted
PUDUCHERRY: The Commissionerate of Central Excise and Service Tax, Puducherry, conducted a Service Tax Mela 2009 on Wednesday. About 25 persons availed themselves of the services at the mela. It was organised to create awareness of the ...
Held for chain snatching
PUDUCHERRY: The D-Nagar police on Wednesday arrested a person involved in several chain snatching incidents and recovered 18 sovereigns of gold jewellery from his custody. The accused, Deva of Pudu Nagar at Muthupillaipalayam, was arrested ...
PUDUCHERRY: The Public Works Department has gone online in selecting bidders for various works. Chief Minister V. Vaithilingam on Wednesday launched e-tender facility at the Chief ...
Punjab Govt’s claim of becoming power surplus rubbished
Private schools still shutdown in Punjab
Chandigarh: Over 2,600 private schools across Punjab on Wednesday continued their shutdown for the second day after the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) recently disaffiliated 187 schools for not complying with its rules. Thousands ...
Raje gets relief in land scam case
High Court stays proceedings
Crops to be procured on commercial rates
JAIPUR: The Rajasthan State Cooperative Marketing Federation (RAJFED) has decided to procure agricultural produces worth Rs.174 crore from farmers on the commercial rates in both rabi and kharif seasons during 2010-11. The procurement may also ...
Talks on sugarcane price fail
Congress, Rashtriya Kisan Mazdoor Sangathan threaten to intensify agitation
MBBS student commits suicide
Lucknow: A final year MBBS student of Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University here allegedly committed suicide by jumping into river Gomti. Jyoti Rani, a native of Hardoi had gone missing since Tuesday evening and a suicide note ...
Tigress found dead in Corbett Park
Dehra Dun: A tigress was found dead on Wednesday in Sarpduli range of the Jim Corbett National Park, the second death of a big cat in the Reserve in less than four days. The carcass of a tigress was found flowing in Ramganga river in ...
Kolkata’s air quality improves
Kolkata: The city air quality has improved following the implementation of the programme of phasing out of polluting public vehicles, West Bengal Environment Minister Sailen Sarkar has said. There has been a substantial reduction in level of ...
Cancellation of chemical hub project in West Bengal ruled out
“Fishermen would loose livelihoods to project in Nayachar”
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