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Everything you need to know about Navin Mandi Konch So: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Washington, May 9 (IANS) Only three Indian dealmakers figure among 100 top tech investors on Forbes Midas List, far outdistanced by China with 17 top dealmakers in the Asian venture market.
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Are you looking for some natural remedies to get rid of skin related problems. Try out rose water as it helps in removing skin clogs and blackheads or you can also opt for aloe vera pack for glowing skin.
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Raninder Singh was Saturday re-elected unopposed as the president of the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI).
Port Louis, Mar 12 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee met his Mauritius counterpart President Rajkeswur Purryag in Port Louis, with an aim to enhance bilateral relations and cooperation to combat militancy and piracy.
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee would leave for Mauritius Monday to be the chief guest at the Indian Ocean island's country's National Day celebrations March 12.
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee is to pay a visit to Mauritius March 11-13 on the invitation of its Prime Minister Navin Ramgoolam.
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) No hardcore romance and no rib-tickling humour - the first Friday of February has three offbeat Hindi films releasing in theatres. "Mai...", "David" and "Listen... Amaya" - each film has a different flavour to offer.
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Singing legend Asha Bhosle's is impressed with humility of ace cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who launched the music of her debut movie "Mai", and says he's always been there for her.
Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) The top 16 jewellers in this metropolis will fight it out for the glittering trophy in the third edition of the four-day Nyuzmakers Cricket Challenge starting Jan 7 in the city, an official said.
New Delhi, Dec. 29 (ANI): Scores of people, mostly youth and students, are staging a peaceful protest and are taking part in a silent march starting from Munirka towards Jantar Mantar to mourn the death of the 23-year-old gang rape victim, who died early this morning at Singapore's Mount Elizabeth Hospital after battling for life since December 16.
New Delhi, Dec 18 (ANI): Describing the twin tasks of improving the pensionary and medical benefits for ex-servicemen as 'subjects of prime concern' and 'as an ongoing process', Defence Minister A.K. Antony today announced that the orders authorizing payment to ex-servicemen and their families accruing from the recent cabinet decisions, hiking pension and other benefits amounting to nearly Rs.2300 crores per annum, would be issued next month.
Port Louis, Dec 2 (IANS/WAM) Mauritius Prime Minister Navin Chandra Ram Ghulam and UAE's Ambassador Eisa Abdullah Al Basha Al Nuaimi have discussed ways to boost bilateral relations.
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) "My wife is priceless," an outraged union minister of state Shashi Tharoor said Tuesday as he took on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for his jibe about a "Rs.50 crore girlfriend".
Tezpur, Oct 23 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has completed its several hundred kilometres-long "Shahid Shradhanjali Yatra" (Martyrs' Tribute Rally) to India-China border in Arunachal Pradesh, paying homage to the martyrs of the historic Sino-Indian War and pressing on the international border security.
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Bhubaneswar, Sep 18 (IANS) Odisha Tuesday approved industrial investment proposals worth Rs.26,076 crore in the state including a mega project worth Rs.16,345.89 crore by state-run National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO).
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar, Sep 8 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Saturday condemned the brutal assault on a woman constable during the clashes that broke outside the Odisha Assembly on Thursday, and added that stringent action must be taken against the accused.
Patna/Bhopal, Sep 6 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray has no business to comment on the working of authorities in Maharashtra or Bihar, including matters related to law enforcement.
New Delhi, Sept 3 (ANI): Reacting to Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackery's anti -north Indian rhetoric, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati has placed the blame on the Maharashtra government.
Noida, Sept 2 (ANI): Extremely upset over the remarks by the founder-chief of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) Raj Thackeray, the Broadcast Editors' Association (BEA) on Sunday called upon the Centre to take appropriate legal action against him for threatening to shut down Hindi news channels in Maharashtra.
Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray has said that there is no need to make the grim predictions and break the morale of NDA activists before the general election of 2014 and he slams BJP leader
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) Hitting out at BJP leader L.K. Advani for predicting a non-Congress, non NDA government in 2014, Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Tuesday said it was akin to conceding defeat "without even entering the boxing ring" and asked the opposition NDA "not to lose heart".
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The area close to an upcoming mosque at an excavated site near the Jama Masjid remained tense Sunday even as two people were arrested and several detained over pelting of stones the night before on policemen posted there. No violence was reported.
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): Former Lok Sabha speaker and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-backed presidential candidate Purno Sangma conceded defeat to UPA-backed candidate Pranab Mukherjee in the 14th presidential election on Sunday.
Jammu, July 14 (IANS) Seventy-four Amarnath pilgrims have died in the first 19 days of the pilgrimage. This was acknowledged officially Saturday by the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) that manages the "yatra" to the 13,500-foot altitude cave shrine devoted to Lord Shiva in the south Kashmir's Pir Panjal range.
Bhubaneswar, July 10 (IANS) The Odisha unit of the Nationalist Congress Party Tuesday sought disqualification of its four legislators who last month defected to the state's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD).
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Opposition-backed presidential candidate P.A. Sangma Monday sought the cancellation of UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee's candidature for the presidential election, alleging that he was holding an office of profit as chairman of the Kolkata-based Indian Statistical Institute (ISI).
Srinagar, June 23 (IANS) Hindu pilgrims reaching north and south Kashmir transit camps for the annual Amarnath Yatra would not be allowed to proceed further before June 25, the official date when the pilgrimage to the cave shrine begins, officials said here Saturday.
Ranchi, June 15 (IANS) All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) candidate Navin Jaiswal won the Hatia assembly by-poll by a margin of over 11,500 votes, defeating the BJP, Congress and JVM-P nominees.
Ranchi, June 15 (IANS) The All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) candidate was leading in the Hatia by-poll while the two national parties, the BJP and Congress, were trailing in the counting Friday.
Baltal Base Camp, June 14 (IANS) Snow and inclement weather have hit the setting up of free kitchen (langar) services at this Amarnath Yatra base camp in north Kashmir, organisers said Thursday.
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) S.Y. Quraishi retired after serving for almost two years as the head of Election Commission on Sunday.
Jammu, May 27 (IANS) Bad weather is hampering efforts to clear the route to the sacred Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir even as the annual Amarnath pilgrimage is scheduled to start in less than a month.
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Mumbai-based music band named Dedh iinch upar has composed a song dedicated to Bollywood's megastar Amitabh Bachchan.
Amid the speculation regarding the consultations for the presidential candidate, Odisha chief minister Navin Patnaik
Washington, May 4 (IANS) Nine Indian origin entrepreneurs feature in this year's Forbes Midas List of technology's best investors for fuelling a bull market for hot young companies.
Srinagar, April 30 (IANS) For the first time, 100 post offices accross the country will register pilgrims for the annual Amarnath Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said Monday as authorities battled massive damage to the Baltal base camp due to snowfall just a month ahead of the 2012 tour.
Jammu, April 21 (IANS) The Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) Saturday announced that the registration for the annual pilgrimage to the cave shrine devoted to Lord Shiva will start May 7.
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) After working in international projects like "Brick Lane" and "Shadows of Time", actress Tannishtha Chatterjee is now focusing on Indian films. She will be seen in "I Love NY", in which she will romance Sunny Deol.
Jammu, April 4 (IANS) Helicopter fares from base camps to the Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir have been slashed by at least 35 percent this year, said an official of the shrine board.
Kolkata, March 27 (IANS) The West Bengal government will establish 341 special markets - 'Kisan Mandi' - to help farmers to sell their produce at the right price, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Tuesday.
Shimla, March 27 (IANS) Public sector Steel Authority of India (SAIL) is not keen on setting up a plant in Himachal Pradesh despite the state government extending facilities, Industries Minister Kishan Kapoor said here Tuesday.
Dhaka, Sep.7 (ANI): India has said that it will take ahead the parleys for an agreement on the sharing of River Teesta waters with Bangladesh.
Dhaka, Sep.6 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh met Bangladesh's Foreign Minister Dipu Moni here on Tuesday on the first day of his two-day visit, aimed at discussing relations between the two countries along with possible breakthroughs on main disputes, including the sharing of rivers water.
Bhubaneswar, June 28 (ANI): Orissa Chief Minister Navin Patnaik has said the decision to ban the participation of children in an anti-Posco protest was taken at the district administration level.
Gangtok, June 20 (ANI): Both the central and state governments are leaving no stones unturned in developing rural areas in the eight northeastern states, as they accommodate a large part of the population of the region.
Islamabad, June 4(ANI): The Sara-i-Alamgir and Mandi Bahauddin police have come up with contradictory statements about the place where slain Pakistani journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad's body was thrown.
Mumbai, Mar. 20 (ANI): The last rites of veteran Bollywood actor Navin Nischol, who passed away on Saturday while en route to Pune, were performed here on Saturday evening.
Mumbai, Mar 19 (ANI): Actor Navin Nischol, who is best known for his television serial Dekh Bhai Dekh, died of a heart attack at his residence in suburban Mumbai today.
Patna, Dec.29 (ANI): Children of a slum school in Patna run a bank to inculcate saving habits among them.
Pune, Dec.9 (ANI): Students of the Pune-based Europe Asia Business School (EABS) recently took part in a three-day event called "Mandi", during which they were asked to sell products manufactured by Navnirmiti, a NGO.
Haldwani (Uttarakhand), Oct.23 (ANI): The Conservator of Forests in Uttarakhand's Haldwani division has 'recruited' an African Rhodesian Richback breed of dog to apprehend poachers.
Srinagar, Aug.26 (ANI): In a major administrative reshuffle, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday ordered transfer of several senior civil and police officials.
New Delhi, Aug 24 (ANI): Former Union Power Secretary Harishankar Brahma has been appointed as the Election Commissioner in the Election Commission of India.
London, Aug.11 (ANI): A British Indian general physician (GP), who ignored a woman cancer patient's symptoms for six years, faces the possibility of being struck off the membership of the General Medical Council on grounds of serious misconduct.
New Delhi, July 30 (ANI): SY Quraishi on Friday took over as the 17th Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) of India.
Guwahati, July 21 (ANI): At a high-level meeting held here on Tuesday, officials of the central and state governments, along with representatives from regional outfits, discussed several issues including ways to socio-economic development in the region.
Guwahati, July 20 (ANI): A tripartite meeting involving the Assam and Central Governments and the All Assam Students' Union (AASU) will be held here today to review implementation of Clauses 6 and 7 of the Assam Accord.
Jamshedpur, July 7 (ANI): Jharkhand police has busted an arms supply racket with the arrest of nine persons from Jamshedpur.
Gaya (Bihar), June 7 (ANI): The Bihar Police arrested a Maoist leader in Bihar's Gaya District on Monday.
New Delhi, Jan 29(ANI): As part of its Diamond Jubilee celebrations, the Election Commission of India (ECI) held bilateral meetings with election commissions of several countries for future collaboration.
New Delhi, Jan.25 (ANI): Congress President and United Progressive Alliance chief Sonia Gandhi on Monday said that there is a need to keep criminals out of the political system.
New Delhi, Jan.23 (ANI): The Editors Guild's has urged the Election Commission to take strong action against both candidates and media persons who violate the disclosure norms of election expenditure in regard to media publicity. It deplored the growing trend in some quarters for political advertisements to be purveyed as news.
Panjim, Jan 1 (ANI): An exhibition beach polo match mesmerised tourists here on New Year's eve.
Bhubaneswar, Dec 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said the Indian economy has witnessed a growth of 8.5 percent during the regime of the current UPA Government.
Ranchi, Oct 26(ANI): Muslim groups and political parties in Jharkhand have requested the Election Commission of India (ECI) to change the date of the poll from November 27, citing Bakr-Eid festival as the reason.
New Delhi, Oct 26 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner Navin Chawla will begin his four-day official visit to Bhutan from today.
New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday announced five-phase election schedule for the Jharkhand Assembly.
Guwahati, Oct 9 (ANI): The Union Home Ministry's Joint Secretary Navin Verma was presiding over a high level meeting here on Friday to review the security situation prevailing in all eight north eastern states.
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Ahead of Maharashtra assembly polls, chief Election Commissioner Navin Chawla has said that voters should go with their families at polling booths in order to prevent bogus voting.
Chandigarh, Sep. 27 (ANI): Paddy farmers in Punjab are perturbed following Iran declaring an embargo on import of the aromatic Indian Basmati rice.
Nainital (Uttarakhand), Aug. 9 (ANI): Civic authorities in Naintal launched a fresh demolition drive of illegal buildings and structures, which were posing a threat to the fragile landscape and environment of the region, on Sunday.
Jabbi LoC Mandi Sector (Poonch, J and K), Aug. 6 (ANI): The Indian Army foiled an attempt by five militants to cross the Line of Control (LoC) from the Jabbi post in the Mandi sector of Poonch district on Thursday.
Jodhpur, July 25 (ANI): Alarming rise in groundwater level in Jodhpur has become a cause of concern for the residents and the administration.
Mumbai, June 26 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner Navin Chawla on Friday said that the Election Commission of India has demanded a power from the Centre which should authorise it to de-register the political parties not contesting elections.
Bhubaneshwar June, 26 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram, who is on a two-day visit to Orissa, today canceled his visit to the bauxite mine of NALCo due to some "technical" problem.
Bhubaneswar, June 26 (ANI): Orissa Chief Minister Navin Patnaik has said that he will discuss with Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram about the state's needs to check Maoists activities.
Bhubaneshwar June 24(ANI): The Orissa government has decided to bring amendments to Orissa Scheduled Tribe and Traditional Dwellers Act, 2006, to pave way for tribals to continue in the land occupied by them.
Jamshedpur, June 2 (ANI): Nine Maoists including five women and hard-core rebels were tracked down and arrested by the police personnel at Jamshedpur, the industrial city of Jharkhand on Tuesday.
Bhubaneshwar, May 18 (ANI): Having registered a thumping victory in State and Lok Sabha elections, the Navin Patnaik-led Biju Janata Dal is all set to form the new Governemt in the Orissa on Tuesday.
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): The Election Commission will formally submit the list of newly-elected Lok Sabha members to President Pratibha Patil on Monday.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil is set to invite the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance, which has emerged as the largest alliance with 262 Lok Sabha seats, to form the next government. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is expected to call on her Monday after a cabinet meeting.
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): A three-member Election Commission (EC) team headed by Navin Chawla will formally submit the list of newly-elected Lok Sabha members to President Pratibha Patil on Monday.
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Election Commission Friday took stock of the arrangements for counting of votes Saturday across the country.
New Delhi/Chennai, May 15 (ANI): The Election Commission has made elaborate security arrangements ahead of vote counting day on Saturday.
New Delhi, May 14 (ANI): The Election Commission has described Maoists as the biggest threat to the recently concluded elections.
New Delhi, May 14 (ANI): CPI-M general secretary Prakash Karat has said the Left's post-poll strategy would centre around preventing the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance from coming to power.
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) An estimated 428 million of India's 714 million electorate voted in the five-phase general elections that saw a turnout of 59-60 percent, the Election Commission announced Wednesday.
Shimla, May 13 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh saw over 55 percent voting for its four Lok Sabha seats that went to polls Wednesday.
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) An estimated 59-60 percent of India's 714 million electorate voted in the five-phase general elections, the Election Commission announced Wednesday.
Shimla, May 13 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh recorded nearly 35 percent voter turnout by 1.30 p.m. Wednesday after a sluggish start to polling in the four parliamentary constituencies.
Shimla, May 10 (IANS) He is 74 and is contesting parliamentary polls after three decades. Veteran Congress leader and five-time former chief minister of Himachal Pradesh Virbhadra Singh, popularly known as Raja Saab because of his royal antecedents, has a lot at stake.
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subhash Arya Saturday complained to the Election Commission about Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit's alleged violation of the model code of conduct.
New Delhi/Jaipur, May 7 (ANI): After some confusion about which polling booth he was listed in, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Navin Chawla on Thursday finally cast his vote in New Delhi.
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) After some confusion about which polling booth he was listed in, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Navin Chawla Thursday voted in the 15th Lok Sabha elections.
Shimla, May 4 (ANI): Election Commissioner V. S. Sampath on Monday advocated an elector's right not to vote, while saying, but this would have to be given shape through a legislation.
Aizawl, May 3 (IANS) The Mizoram government has agreed to take back nearly 35,000 Reang tribals living in refugee camps in Tripura for the past 12 years, officials said Sunday.
Chandigarh, May 2 (IANS) The Election Commission now agrees that holding polls in an Indian summer can sometimes be too hot a task to handle.
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Friday sought the chief election commissioner's (CEC) intervention on a newspaper advertisement by the government-run Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority.
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat Wednesday asked Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Navin Chawla to intervene in the 'gross misuse of official machinery' in Tamil Nadu's Madurai Lok Sabha constituency where Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi's son M.K. Azhagiri is contesting.