Brazilian agribusiness faces shrinking global demand

August 8th, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 8 (IANS/EFE) Production in Brazil's agri-industrial sector fell 3.9 percent in the first half of the year compared with the same period of 2011, a statistics ... Read more...

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Empowering lives, transforming villages - the self-help way (March 8 is International Women’s Day)

March 7th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bodh Gaya (Bihar), March 7 (IANS) Bimla Devi of Bara village in Bodh Gaya block of Gaya district mobilised over 200 women to block traffic movement on the highway ... Read more...

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ITC fourth quarter net profit up 24.6 percent

May 20th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) FMCG major ITC Friday reported a 24.63 percent rise in net profit to Rs.1,281.48 crore, helped by a continued good show of the company's cigarettes business.During ... Read more...

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Texas A&M University Footballer Dies In Car Accident

September 5th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Llano County, Sep 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kendrick Cutsinger, a West Texas A&M football tight end player died in a car accident on Friday. The news of the death of Kendrick ... Read more...

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Most new farmland comes from cutting tropical forest

September 4th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 4 (ANI): A new study has revealed that more than 80 percent of the farmlands created in the tropics between 1980 and 2000 came into existence after cutting forests.As a ... Read more...

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Aussies urged to eat camel meat to help tackle their population explosion

August 5th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 5 (ANI): Reports indicate that Australians are being urged to eat camel meat to help tackle the population explosion of the species in the country.According to a report in The ... Read more...

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IIM-Lucknow increases student intake, course fee

March 16th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by admin
By Prashant K. Nanda Lucknow, March 16 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow (IIM-L) will admit 330 students for its two-year management programmes starting in the new academic year. It has also increased ... Read more...

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