Settlement

  • Over 20,000 Indians want to settle on Mars 10-09-2013 07:39 AM

    Washington: India is ranked second in the list of countries whose people are interested in settling on Mars permanently, with as many as 20,747 applying for the opportunity being provided by a non-profit foundation. Mars One will establish a permanent human settlement on the Red Planet in 2023 and is...
  • State Cabinet nod for restructuring of Settlement Operations 16-08-2013 08:22 PM

    Jammu and Kashmir government, on Friday, accorded approval for re-organisation and re-structuring of the institution of Settlement Operations in the state.The decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. "As per the decision, a combined Settlement (Preparation and Upgradation of Records) and Land Records (Maintenance...
  • US: Ranbaxy shares down on $ 500 mn fine 14-05-2013 10:13 AM

    Mumbai: Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd shares were down over 1 per cent in early trade on Tuesday after the generic drugmaker pleaded guilty to US felony charges related to drug safety and will pay $500 million in civil and criminal fines. The settlement is its largest-ever with a generic drugmaker over...
  • Facebook near privacy settlement with FTC: Report 11-11-2011 08:36 AM

    San Francisco: Facebook is finalising a settlement with federal regulators over changes to its privacy policies enacted two years ago, the Wall Street Journal reported. The proposed settlement with the US Federal Trade Commission would resolve charges by privacy advocates that Facebook engaged in deceptive behavior. The settlement, which is...
  • UN says new Israel settlement plans 'unacceptable' 15-10-2011 11:50 AM

    United Nations: UN Secretary General Ban Ki moon criticised Israel on Friday over reports that it plans to build 2,600 more housing units in East Jerusalem, saying further settlement activity was 'unacceptable'. "The Secretary General is deeply concerned at continued efforts to advance planning for new Israeli settlements in occupied...
  • FIH rejects interim settlement between HI-IHF 29-07-2011 08:16 PM

    New Delhi: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Friday dealt a major blow to Sports Ministry's effort of reconciliation between Hockey India and Indian Hockey Federation by rejecting the interim "working relationship" between the two warring bodies. The FIH said that it was "surprised and disappointed" to learn about the...
  • Land Bill: irrigated land won't be acquired 29-07-2011 04:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Land Acquisition Pre-settlement and Rehabilitation Bill 2011 suggests that under no circumstances should multi-cropped, irrigated land be acquired. The government put the Land Acquisition Pre-settlement and Rehabilitation Bill 2011 in public domain on Friday. The draft bill is now available on the Press Information Bureau website. The...
  • Facebook wins dismissal of 2nd Winklevoss case 23-07-2011 01:03 PM

    New York: Facebook Inc won a dismissal of a second lawsuit by the Olympic rowing twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss seeking to boost their $ 65 million settlement with the company and its founder, Mark Zuckerberg. US District Judge Douglas Woodlock in Boston dismissed litigation over the accord, three months...
  • 'Kashmir settlement no precondition for UN seat' 29-09-2010 04:00 PM

    New Delhi: India on Wednesday dismissed suggestions that settlement of Kashmir issue was a precondition set by the US for a permanent seat at the UN Security Council (UNSC), saying that there was no linkage between the two. "There cannot be any links. They are two different aspects and on...
  • Goldman Sachs to pay $ 550 mn as fine 16-07-2010 08:39 AM

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  • Watch: Material girl Madge makes Ritchie rich 17-12-2008 04:07 AM

    The divorce is one of the most expensive celebrity splits ever. ...
  • Earn £ 27,000 a year to settle in UK 05-09-2006 09:58 AM

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  • Sahara terms talks with Jet speculative 16-08-2006 02:24 PM

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