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Paint industry likely to see single digit growth 2012-13


August 22nd, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) The growth of the Indian paint industry (IPA) could shrink to single-digit this fiscal due to slackening demand following the slowdown in the automotive industry and ... Read more...

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No Russian submarine near US : Pentagon


August 17th, 2012 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Pentagon Thursday denied media reports that a Russian nuclear submarine cruised unnoticed for several weeks in the Gulf of Mexico near the shores of ... Read more...

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Indian Navy inducts n-powered attack submarine


April 4th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Visakhapatnam, April 4 (IANS) The Indian Navy Wednesday inducted a Russian-origin nuclear submarine, INS Chakra, into its fleet, giving its underwater combat capabilities much-needed muscle and becoming the sixth navy ... Read more...

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Nuke-powered submarine to boost India’s underwater warfare capability


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Visakhapatnam, April 3 (IANS) India's naval warfare capability will get one of its biggest boosts in decades when the 8,000-ton Russian-origian nuclear-powered attack submarine INS Chakra is formally inducted into ... Read more...

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Russian submarine to reach Indian shores mid-March


February 28th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) India will become the world's sixth operator of a nuclear-powered submarine next month when Russia's K-152 Nerpa attack vessel reaches the country's shores ahead of ... Read more...

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Russia hands over Nerpa nuclear submarine to India


January 23rd, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's K-152 Nerpa nuclear-powered attack submarine has been handed over to the Indian Navy, a RIA Novosti correspondent reported Monday.In line with the contract worth ... Read more...

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Russian nuclear sub ready for India transfer


December 28th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Nerpa nuclear submarine has finished sea trials and is now ready to be leased to the Indian Navy in the next few days, an ... Read more...

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Leased Russian n-submarine to set sail for India this month end


December 15th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) India is all set to add teeth to its submarine fleet when a potent silent-killer in the form of a leased Russian nuclear-powered vessel ... Read more...

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India, Russia to focus on n-energy, defence during summit


December 7th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) India and Russia will focus on expanding nuclear energy cooperation and building on their long-standing military ties during the three-day visit of Indian Prime ... Read more...

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Russian n-sub for Indian Navy coming soon: Envoy


December 7th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) India's bid to have a Russian-built nuclear-powered submarine in its fleet on a 10-year lease will fructify in the next few months, with Russian ... Read more...

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Four Andhra men killed in US car crash


October 24th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 24 (IANS) Four Indians, all hailing from Andhra Pradesh, were killed in a car collision near Detroit in the United States early Sunday. A pall of gloom has ... Read more...

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Pressure on Jaipal Reddy, others to quit (Lead)


July 5th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 5 (IANS) Parliamentarians and legislators from Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region, who have not yet submitted their resignations, are facing the ire of groups who are pressing ... Read more...

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Quit or face action, Telangana activists tell MLAs


July 5th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 5 (IANS) Groups pressing for a separate state of Telangana have stepped up pressure on MPs, ministers and legislators from the region who have not yet resigned.Activists ... Read more...

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After delays, Scorpene submarine now on track: Navy chief


December 2nd, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Admitting there was a downward trend in its submarine programme, Indian Navy Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma Thursday said the gap would be covered when the nation gets ... Read more...

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Quicken military hardware deliveries, India urges Russia


October 7th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India Thursday raised with Russia the delays in the delivery of military hardware like an aircraft carrier and a nuclear submarine and said a "satisfactory solution" would ... Read more...

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India to get Russian nuclear submarine in March


October 1st, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) India's undersea warfare will receive a major boost after Russia transfers its nuclear-powered K-152 Nerpa attack submarine on a 10-year lease in March next year.The governor ... Read more...

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Online contest on Mahatma Gandhi begins for Delhi kids


August 26th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) An online competition to promote Mahatma Gandhi's ideals among the school children across Delhi commenced Thursday at the Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas ... Read more...

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Sea trials of n-sub for India begin in Russia


August 20th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The sea trials of a nuclear-powered submarine that Russia is leasing to India for 10 years, as also the training of an Indian crew, have begun ahead ... Read more...

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Kannada comedian Shankar dead, few pay last respects


February 28th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 28 (IANS) Kannada comedian B.K. Shankar died after a brief illness Saturday but sadly hardly any from the state's film industry paid their last respects to the actor who has ... Read more...

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Navy to get Russian nuke submarine before July


February 1st, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The Indian Navy will get the Russian-built nuclear-powered Akula-II class attack submarine on a 10-year lease before July this year, a naval official said Monday. The submarine, which ... Read more...

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Russian n-submarine meant for India passes final trials


December 28th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Vladivostok, Dec 28 (RIA Novosti) Russia's Nerpa nuclear attack submarine, which was damaged in a fatal accident during tests in November last year, has successfully passed final trials, a Pacific Fleet spokesman ... Read more...

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Indian Navy personnel to join Russian nuke sub trials


September 4th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Vladivostok, Sep 4 (RIA Novosti) A crew of Indian submariners will take part in sea trials in mid-September of the Russian nuclear submarine which is to be leased to the Indian Navy ... Read more...

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Initial trials of Russian nuclear sub for India completed


July 27th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Khabarovsk (Russia), July 27 (RIA Novosti) The first stage of sea trials of Russia's Nerpa nuclear attack submarine, which was damaged in a fatal accident during previous tests, has been successfully completed, ... Read more...

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Russia to lease only one nuclear sub to India: official


June 22nd, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 22 (RIA Novosti) A Russian official Monday dismissed media reports that Russia planned to lease several nuclear submarines to India, saying the contract envisioned only the transfer of Nerpa nuclear ... Read more...

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Indian team inspects nuclear submarine in Russia


February 11th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Khabarovsk, Feb 11 (RIA Novosti) An Indian team has visited a dock in Russia's Far East where the Nerpa nuclear submarine has been kept since last year's fatal accident, the dockyard's director ... Read more...

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Nuclear submarine accident probe to end in March


January 29th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 29 (RIA Novosti) An investigation into an accident on board a Russian nuclear submarine will be completed by March, a source in the investigation commission said Thursday. The accident occurred ... Read more...

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