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Railway budget highlights

Railway budget 6Highlights of the railway budget presented in the Lok Sabha Friday by Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee: * Combines strong economic focus along with inclusion. * Small incidents give us a bad name. * Developed business-oriented policies to aid industry. * Happy to announce through 85 PPP proposals received; set up single-window sustem to take these […] Continue reading Railway budget highlights

r madhavanIt’s only the story and the script that decides the fate of a movie at the ticket window, feels actor R. Madhavan, adding that the spate of small budget films that did well did so because of a good story line. “I think it’s just a coincidence that all the films that did well were […] Continue reading A good story, not budget, decides a film’s fate: Actor Madhavan

Katie Price has decided to cut down all the expenses of her wedding with Alex Reid. Price a.k.a Jordan has cut down the cost of their wedding in every aspect from booze to her hair, from dress to make-up and has even written “save the day” ­invites herself in red ­felt-tip pen, and sent out […] Continue reading Jordan going for ‘budget’ wedding with Reid

Apart from the women’s reservation bill passed by the Rajya Sabha and the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains (Amendment and Validation) Bill, 2010, to replace an ordinance, no significant legislation was passed in parliament in the first part of the budget session.
Some important bills listed for introduction or passage in the budget session:
*The […] Continue reading Important bills likely in Budget Session-II

On Saturday, at the Popular Lecture Series organized by the Indian Institute of Science Alumni Association Science Forum, SRO Chairman K. Radhakrishnan revealed that ISRO is all set to discover low cost access to Space for which several new measures are being taken.
He announced that by the end of 2012, space would be accessible at […] Continue reading ISRO plans to discover low budget access to space