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Kolkata, Sep 02 (ANI): The West Bengal Fire Department Minister Javed Ahmed Khan today said that the fire which had engulfed the 15th floor of the Chatterjee International Centre building earlier this morning is now under control.
Johannesburg, Sep 1 (ANI): The United States has warned the Israeli government against its plan to expropriate 400 hectares of land in the West Bank as it would cause hindrance in peace efforts, said a State Department official.
Withering Hopes of getting adequate pension Aug 27, 12:20 pm
Kargil, August 27 (ANI)Huddled near the 'thup' (traditional hearth) in a dimly lit room, sixty-three year old Tashi Palmo eyes the stranger in her house with a mixed expression. Her small house in a remote village of Kargil district receives few visitors. The widow raises her eyebrows and asks, "Yearang social pa ina? (Are you from the Social Welfare Department?)" A no for an answer dashes her hopes yet again - she has been expecting someone from the department to turn up.
New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): The Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture organized a workshop on "Agricultural Marketing Reforms and Promotion of E-Marketing" here today.
US announces new bounties for info on top Haqqani leaders Aug 22, 11:45 am
Islamabad. Aug 22 (ANI): The US is offering fresh rewards worth 5 million dollars each for tip-off on the location of four top members of the Pakistan-based Haqqani network and has doubled the bounty for information on the group's leader to 10 million dollars.
Bank of America set to seal record $17 bln deal with Justice Department over faulty mortgages Aug 21, 11:55 am
Washington, Aug 21 (ANI): A report has revealed that the final terms for a record 17 billion dollars settlement between the Bank of America and the Department of Justice have almost been finalized. The United States' second largest bank has been held in the dock by the Justice department for selling faulty mortgage securities that ultimately contributed to the 2008 global financial crisis.
Standard Chartered agrees to pay $300m penalty to NY regulator Aug 20, 1:45 pm
London, Aug 20 (ANI): Following failure to improve money laundering controls, Standard Chartered has reportedly agreed to pay 300 million dollars (180m pound) in penalty to New York's top banking regulator.
Dehradun, Aug. 17 (ANI): The Director of the state meteorological department, Anand Sharma today said that the major damages happening in Uttarakhand are due to more people constructing and living in vulnerable areas.
Monsoon rains give a boost to tourism in Jaipur Aug 16, 5:29 pm
Jaipur, Aug 16 (ANI): Cashing in on a good monsoon, the Department of Tourism in Rajasthan promoted monsoon tourism in the state, and also kicked off tourist activities, as the region's water bodies are brimming with water.
Malaria outbreak claims 79 lives in Tripura Aug 10, 1:53 pm
Dhalai, (Tripura), Aug. 10 (ANI): Over 79 people have died of malaria in Tripura in the past two months, said a senior official of the state health department.
Jammu, Aug.8 (ANI): Mehbooba Mufti, president of the Peoples Democratic Party, today lashed out at the ruling government in Jammu and Kashmir for the abuse of Muzaffar Lankar, the chief engineer of the Jammu and Kashmir Public Health Engineering Department (PHED).
Srinagar, August 8 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Engineers Association today protested against the maltreatment of the chief engineer of the Jammu and Kashmir Public Health Engineering Department by a minister of the state government, which led to him submitting his resignation.
New Delhi, August 8 (ANI): The Chief Patron of the National Panthers Party, Prof. Bhim Singh has expressed his anger over a Jammu and Kashmir Minister's behaviour with the Chief Engineer of the Jammu and Kashmir Public Health Engineering Department, who resigned yesterday after being verbally abused by the former.
Goa PWD minister insists on banning bikinis on beaches Aug 7, 7:26 pm
Panaji, Aug. 7 (ANI): Goa Public Works Department Minister Sudhin Dhavalikar on Thursday said that bikinis should be banned on Goa's public beaches.
US to propose ban on in-flight cellphone calls Aug 5, 4:53 pm
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): The Federal Communications Commission is in the process of allowing expanded use of phones in aircrafts, but the Department of Transportation plans to propose a rule this December that would prohibit making and receiving in-flight calls.
Islamabad, Aug 5 (ANI): A survey has found that Pakistanis spent almost 50 percent of their household budget on food in 2012.
Inebriated CNN correspondent invites 2 mln dollars lawsuit after biting two US embassy medics Aug 5, 11:57 am
New York, Aug 05 (ANI): After a CNN correspondent bit two medics in an inebriated state at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad; the state department of the United States has reportedly launched an investigation into the case.
Police baton charge teachers protesting in Amritsar Aug 4, 10:26 am
Amritsar, Aug 4 (ANI): Police officials in Punjab baton charged members of Elementary Teachers Training(ETT) demanding to bring district schools under the education department.
Residents in L.A. call cops as Facebook goes down Aug 2, 3:12 pm
Washington, Aug 2 (ANI): Residents in Los Angeles called the Police when Facebook went down, according to a tweet from a sergeant in the L.A. County Sheriff's Department (LASD).
New Delhi, Aug.2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has, through a statement issued from his office, reportedly asked all government departments to allow self-certification/ attestation of documents and to reduce the use of affidavits in a bid to ease the hassles faced by the common man.
Kolkata/New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Political leaders today welcomed court's order for a probe by Criminal Investigation Department (CID) against Trinamool Congress (TMC) party MP, Tapas Pal for his controversial remark.
Pradeep Kasni seeks apology from Haryana chief secretary over sending him threat messages Jul 29, 6:25 pm
Chandigarh, July 29 (ANI): Pradeep Kasni, Secretary of the Haryana Administrative Reforms Department, today sought an apology from the state Chief Secretary, for allegedly sending him threat messages on grounds of objecting to the issuance of appointment letters to the SICs and RTSCs .
Pak's constitution curbs religious freedom, says US Jul 29, 11:57 am
Karachi, July 29 (ANI): A report released by the United States Department said that Pakistan's constitution curbs religious freedom and forbids Ahmadis from practicing their religion.
Calcutta High Court orders CID probe in Tapas Pal case Jul 28, 5:58 pm
Kolkata, July 28 (ANI): Calcutta High Court today ordered a Criminal Investigation Department (CID) probe in Tapas Pal case asking for registration of an FIR against him within 72 hours.
Washington, July 26 (ANI): Hillary Clinton in a recent interview referred to Russian President Vladimir Putin as "tough" and "arrogant" and said that he was also capable of exuding charm.
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