Shun sitting and stand for two hours daily in office

Workers must be on their feet for a minimum of two hours daily during office hours to avoid health risks, the first-ever British guidelines by Public Health England and a non-profit organisation Active Working CIC has revealed.

Jun 02, 2015, 14:28 PM IST

Clear your stand on corruption: Cong asks BJP

Congress on Tuesday said it was now up to BJP to demonstrate its stand on corruption.

Jan 03, 2012, 19:52 PM IST

Clear stand on Telangana: Centre to AP parties

The government on Wednesday hoped that
four political parties in Andhra Pradesh will take a call on Telangana issue by end
of December,.

Nov 30, 2011, 19:18 PM IST

‘Coast Guard stand on TN fishermen `outrageous`’

Jayalalithaa`s sharp response came in a letter to PM Manmohan Singh following an affidavit filed by Coast Guard in the Madras High Court.

Nov 26, 2011, 13:32 PM IST

WB: Congress stand that CPI(M) hoarded arms vindicated

WBPCC president Manas Bhuina
on Tuesday said that the seizure of illegal firearms from various
parts of West Bengal vindicated his party`s stand that CPI(M)
had hoarded such arms for use against political opponents.

May 24, 2011, 21:32 PM IST

Nitish says, he stands vindicated on opposition to SEZ

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
on Friday said that he stood vindicated on his opposition to the
Special Economic Zone (SEZ) amid its failure to serve the
purpose for industrial development in the country.

Apr 22, 2011, 20:16 PM IST

Kumaraswamy stands by comments on Gandhi

JD-S leader H D Kumaraswamy on Wednesday
stuck to his controversial remarks that Mahatma Gandhi would
have turned corrupt in the present day politics, within days
after claiming he was misquoted.

Apr 13, 2011, 20:51 PM IST

Drunken drivers made to stand in court for the day, let off

Two men, sentenced to ten days in jail for driving under influence of liquor, by two different magisterial courts have been let off by a sessions judge after being made to stand in the court as punishment till evening.

Mar 30, 2011, 18:20 PM IST

CPI(M) reversing stand on not fielding Achuthanandan a `drama`

BJP in Kerala on saturday termed as a
political drama the CPI-M reversing its stand of not fielding
Chief Minister V S Achuthanandan for April 13 assembly polls.

Mar 19, 2011, 18:16 PM IST

US contradicts Iran`s stand on unrest in Libya

Amid pro-democracy uprising in
several countries of the Middle East, US has slammed Iran for
its recent crack down on protesters inside the country.

Mar 01, 2011, 16:07 PM IST

Gujarat government`s stand on Godhra carnage vindicated: Vyas

Gujarat government`s stand on the
Godhra carnage that it was a pre-planned conspiracy is
vindicated by Tuesday`s judgement in the case, state government
spokesperson Jaynarayan Vyas said.

Feb 22, 2011, 16:12 PM IST

Yechury says Govt`s stand in SC on CVC `inexplicable`

The CPI(M) on Thursday said it was
"inexplicable" as to how the government was saying it was not
aware of the charges against Chief Vigilance Commissioner P J
Thomas while appointing him to the post.

Jan 27, 2011, 22:35 PM IST

2G: Oppn calls Sibal`s zero loss stand bizarre

Opposition parties on Saturday slammed as bizarre, flawed and a cover-up exercise Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal`s stand that there was no loss at all on account of the controversial 2G spectrum allocation debunking CAG estimates.

Jan 08, 2011, 19:10 PM IST

CPM shifts stand on Genetically Modified crops

A CPI(M) leader said that it will be unscientific to oppose in to the introduction of such seeds into the country.

Jan 02, 2011, 13:00 PM IST

NC criticises Sharma`s remark, says it stands for J-K unity

Terming the `azadi` statement of
senior Congress leader and state health minister Sham Lal
Sharma as "unfortunate", the ruling National Conference on Wednesday
said that it always stood for the integrity of Jammu and

Dec 08, 2010, 19:18 PM IST

Tribal land scam: UDF stand vindicated, says Chandy

Senior Congress leader
Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said the UDF stand that there had been
gorss irregularities in transfer of tribal
land at Attappady to a private wind mill
farm had been vindicated by today`s cabinet decision.

Nov 10, 2010, 21:35 PM IST

Ayodhya judgement vindicated BJP`s stand: Naidu

Welcoming the Allahabad High
Court`s judgement on Ayodhya, senior BJP leader M Venkaiah
Naidu on Friday asserted that the judgement "vindicated the
party`s stand that Ayodhya was birthplace of lord Rama."

Oct 01, 2010, 18:12 PM IST

Ram Vilas Paswan supports Sonia`s stand on Naxalism

LJP Chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday lent
support to UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi`s suggestions for
taking strict steps to tackle violence being perpetrated by
Maoists in different parts of the country.

May 21, 2010, 19:42 PM IST

Students toughen stand; no likelihood of early solution in DTU

Around 200 students of the DTU on Friday staged a candle light
vigil in the national capital demanding the removal of their
Vice Chancellor and said they will not sit for any talks until
their demands are met.

Mar 19, 2010, 23:21 PM IST

China `appreciates` Indian stand on Tibet

China on Thursday appreciated the
stand of the Indian government recognising Tibet autonomous
region as an integral part of China and New Delhi’s assertion
not to allow "Tibetan separatist" activities in the country.

Mar 11, 2010, 18:12 PM IST