West Bengal Investment proposals in the state jumps…

23 May 2006 # PTIKolkata: Investment proposals in West Bengal jumped 133.1 per cent to Rs 175,970 million during 2005, compared to Rs 75,384.2 million the previous year."Industrial Enterprenuer Memorandum have increased significantly. Out of…

BJP to launch literacy drive among Muslims

23 May 2006 # PTIDhanbad: The BJP would launch a special drive to increase literacy among Muslims in Jharkhand to prevent them from being "used as a vote bank".Kamal Khan, the in-charge of the cell,…

One lakh sex workers suffer from HIV/AIDS

23 May 2006 # PTINew Delhi: Nearly one lakh women sex workers in the country suffer from HIV/AIDS, according to a government survey.The statistics are as per the HIV Sentinel Surveillance (HSS) conducted by the…

Modi's Gujarat says no to Aamir's Fanaa

Press Trust of India, Ahmedabad, May 23, 2006       Fearing attacks on theatres in the state, the Multiplex Association of Gujarat has decided not to screen Bollywood actor Aamir Khan's forthcoming film Fanaa in multiplexes…

Kerala to develop Kochi airport at Rs 3,500…

Press Trust of India, Thiruvananthapuram, May 23, 2006                   The Kerala Government on Tuesday said it will undertake development works worth Rs 3,500 crore in the Kochi International Airport."The work would be…

27% OBC quota to be implemented: UPA, Left

NEW DELHI, MAY 23 (PTI)The UPA coordination committee and the Left Parties tonight decided to implement the 27 per cent reservation for OBCs in higher educational institution in letter and spirit."The percentage of reservation for…

Is BJP planning to bring Subhash Kashyap into…

By Pankaj Yadav, New Delhi: In what is being described as the first instance in the parliamentary history of the country, the Lok Sabha today passed a resolution admonishing former secretary general Subash Kashyap for…