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Chhattisgarh winds up three-year medical course
RAIPUR, JULY 23. The Chhattisgarh Government has decided to wind up the controversial three-year medical course, which was introduced by the previous Congress regime, from this academic session. The State Health Minister, Krishnamurthy Bandhi, ...

Congress MLAs defer resignation
CHANDIGARH, JULY 23.The 19 Haryana Congress MLAs and eight Independents supporting the party have deferred their decision to hand over their resignations to the Assembly Speaker, Satbir Singh Kadian, in view of "positive development'' on ...

No comment: Chautala
CHANDIGARH, JULY 24.The Haryana Chief Minister, Om Parkash Chautala, today refused to comment on the Presidential Reference of the Punjab Termination of Agreements Act saying it was a constitutional matter and only experts were competent to ...

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  • Rs 22,710 crores sought from finance panel
  • Haryana to fill pharmacy seats
  • Chautala takes umbrage at change in loan policy

    Madhya Pradesh
    M.P. furore over Uma's remarks
    BHOPAL, JULY 23.There was furore in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly today and the House was adjourned till Monday as the Opposition members led by the Congress trooped into the well of the House protesting over certain remarks against the Congress ...

    Buch's resignation accepted
    BHOPAL, JULY 23.The resignation of the former State Chief Secretary, Nirmala Buch, who had been appointed Principal Adviser to the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Uma Bharti, after the formation of the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Government in the ...

    Media's role in immunization programmes hailed
    BHOPAL, JULY 23. The urgent need to focus on communication inputs for strengthening routine immunisation programmes was stressed at a State-level meeting of Inter-media Publicity Coordination Committee (IMPCC), a network of media units of both ...

    Port development work may be privatised
    PONDICHERRY, JULY 23. The Health and Labour Minister, E. Valsaraj said today there was a proposal to privatise the port development work in Pondicherry. Replying to V. Vaithilingam (Cong.) during the question hour, he said entrepreneurs had ...

    Entertainment tax slashed
    PONDICHERRY, JULY 23. The entertainment tax levied by the municipalities in the Union Territory was brought down from 35 to 25 per cent, the Local Administration Minister. A. Elumalai, announced in the Assembly today. The decision was taken in ...

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  • BSNL executives stage protest
  • Accused in criminal cases murdered
  • Shelter for stray dogs on the anvil

    Start drought relief works soon: Kisan Sabha
    JAIPUR, JULY 23. The All India Kisan Sabha has demanded commencement of drought relief works in Rajasthan after a formal declaration of the whole State as "drought-affected''. Rajasthan is facing the prospects of one of the severest droughts in ...

    Union Territories
    Health care makes a big hole in pockets: Report
    CHANDIGARH, JULY 23. Despite a large share of the public sector in health care spending, the burden of "out-of-pocket'' spending on households in Chandigarh, one of the most modern cities of the country, is still quite heavy. The pressure ...

    Uttar Pradesh
    Protests galore in U.P. Houses
    LUCKNOW, JULY 23.A determined Opposition today forced repeated adjournments of the two Houses of the Uttar Pradesh legislature, shouting slogans to denounce the law and order situation in the State and highlight the failures of the ...

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