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Parties should reconsider their stand on FDI issue vote: Govt

Updated: 26 November 2012, Monday;17:45 hrs (IST)
With a consensus eluding the all- party meeting on the FDI issue, government on Monday appealed to political parties who want discussion on it with a vote to reconsider their stand and hoped that a solution will be found....   | Read..
 

2G spectrum issue: DMK gives notice for discussion in Lok Sabha

Updated: 26 November 2012, Monday;14:22 hrs (IST)
The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam on Monday gave notice for a discussion in Lok Sabha on the 2G spectrum issue, on which it had come under a lot of flak, in the wake of claims ma...   | Read..
 

Parliament adjourned for the third day after uproar over FDI issue

Updated: 26 November 2012, Monday;14:35 hrs (IST)
The storm over the Foreign direct investment in retail rocked Parliament for the third day in a row with a determined Opposition adamant on a discussion on the issue under a ...   | Read..
 

Not possible for Railways to give jobs to all land losers, says Adhir

Updated: 26 November 2012, Monday;15:40 hrs (IST)
The Union Minister of State for Railways Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Monday spoke against granting employment as a rule to all those giving land for rail projects as it would pose ...   | Read..
 

Hands-off policy’s everyday hostages

The Bengal government’s hands-off land policy is no longer an esoteric issue with long-term implications. ...   | Read..
 

Fingers crossed, Metro trains await influx

Metro Rail is bracing for an addition of 30,000 to 40,000 commuters on each weekday after a connection with a local train network locks into place from tomorrow afternoon...   | Read..
 

‘Guinea pig’ fear after trial cloud on three hospitals

Three hospitals in India violated clinical guidelines while testing a drug on patients with heart disease in a trial that a medical expert said also illustrates how IndiaR...   | Read..
 

Assam divide slur on Delhi

The Paresh Barua faction of Ulfa today accused New Delhi of hatching a conspiracy to divide the greater Assamese society by applying the Sixth Schedule of the Constitutio...   | Read..
 

Manipur permit call echoes in Delhi

The joint committee on inner line permit system in Manipur took its demand right to the central government’s doorstep today by organising a demonstration at Jantar Man...   | Read..
 

Singhbhum duo pack a mandarin fruit punch

Mandarin oranges from Singhbhum could soon give the Nagpur variety a run for their money, now that a national agricultural think tank has been smitten by the efforts of two b...   | Read..
 

Wheels for tiger lair, no funds for fuel

A fleet of 20 motorcycles and two SUVs was delivered to the state’s lone tiger hub yesterday, inviting questions from staffers about who would foot the fuel bills in ca...   | Read..
 
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