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Sensex erases day’s highs, up 180 points (Lead)


July 27th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday was trading 180 points up in the late afternoon trade.Erasing its early day gains on profit booking, ... Read more...

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Sensex surges 284 points on firm cues from global markets


July 27th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday was trading 284 points up in afternoon trade amid firm global cues and fresh buying in beaten ... Read more...

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Tube Investments eyes Rs.500 crore revenue


December 7th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 7 (IANS) Multi-product company Tube Investments of India Ltd is confident of sizeable orders from oil exploration, packaging and can manufacturing sectors for its industrial chains next fiscal ... Read more...

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Laid-off Nepal workers follow in Hazare’s shoes


September 6th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 6 (IANS) Scores of militant workers, whose hostilities forced ITC's joint venture in Nepal to shut down its state-of-the-art garments factory in the Terai plains last month, ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps to 18 months low on uncertain global cues (Weekly market review)


August 27th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Benchmark indices of Indian equities markets slumped to a one-and-a-half year low during the week just ended on heavy selling pressure by foreign institutional investors ... Read more...

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Anand Sharma calls for expansion of India-Morocco ties


April 29th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 29(ANI): Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma met with Moroccan Trade Finance Minister Abdellatif Mazouz here today and discussed bilateral relations and economic cooperation.Sharma and Mazouz were ... Read more...

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KEC International bags Rs.550 crore orders


April 13th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Power transmission major KEC International Ltd. Wednesday said that it has bagged orders worth Rs.550 crore ($123 million) in India and Brazil for constructing transmission lines."The ... Read more...

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Dominican Republic wants to deepen ties with India (Lead)


February 4th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) The Caribbean nation of Dominican Republic Friday said it looked forward to deepening and strengthening ties with India, saying both had lots in common.President Leonel Fernandez said ... Read more...

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Dominican president for deepening ties with India


February 4th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) India and the Dominican Republic have so much in common that ties have to be strengthened and deepened, President Leonel Fernandez said here Friday. "The Dominican Republic ... Read more...

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Dominican Republic assured of Indian investment


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) India has assured the Dominican Republic that it will encourage Indian businessmen to invest in the Caribbean nation's hospitality, tourism, renewable energy sources, film industry and IT ... Read more...

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Sun TV moves to increase revenue from North American markets


November 29th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) Sun TV Network Ltd has appointed Global Media Management LLC and World Media Connect LLC to manage and grow its distribution and advertisement revenue, respectively, in North America.According ... Read more...

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Dr Reddy’s acquires US-based oral penicillin facility


November 24th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Pharmaceutical major Dr Reddy's Laboratories Wednesday said it has entered into an agreement with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) for acquiring its oral penicillin facility.According to a regulatory filing by the ... Read more...

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Diamonds in demand, prices soar in Surat


November 18th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by ANI
Surat, Nov.18 (ANI): Increasing demand of diamonds in the international markets prompted traders in Surat to hike the prices of rough diamonds by seven to 20 percent.Diamond-trading companies have supplied new diamonds ... Read more...

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US to offer security pact to Pakistan: NYT


October 19th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 19 (IANS) To repair ties damaged by the American military's tough new stance in the region, the Obama administration will offer Pakistan a multi-year security pact complete with ... Read more...

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Infosys to expand back office operations in Poland


September 6th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 6 (IANS) Infosys Technologies is set to expand its back office operations in Poland in the next two years to offer business process outsourcing (BPO) services to more European and ... Read more...

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Twitter hopes to earn money with special deals


July 18th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 18 (DPA) The popular microblogging service Twitter is exploring new business models. The newest idea is special deals for Twitter users. The deals would be financed by companies that use ... Read more...

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New Morning-After Pill Awaits FDA Approval


June 15th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar New York, June 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Like "Plan B" another "morning after pill" is awaited to be launched in American markets if it gets approved by the FDA. The "morning ... Read more...

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Pak’s participation in nuclear security summit legitimises its nuke programme:Gilani


April 15th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.15 (ANI): Describing his Washington visit as 'successful', Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that Islamabad's participation in the just concluded two-day nuclear security summit has 'boosted the ... Read more...

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Tata Nano to be featured at New York design museum


December 12th, 2009 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 12 (IANS) The Tata Nano, designed to be the world's most affordable car, will be on view at prestigious Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York's from ... Read more...

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Volkswagen CC is all set to create raves in the American markets, this fall


May 9th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
Volkswagen CC is all set to turn the heads of the American car buyers once it is launched in the United States of America, next fall. The car was first introduced ... Read more...

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Bamboo keyboards provide eco-friendly option to computer users


April 20th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 20 (ANI): Nowadays, keyboards made of bamboo are a rage in China, as they provide a more environment-friendly alternative to the usual keyboard made of plastic.As hi-tech brings ... Read more...

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Markets stay in the red as global cues weaken (Lead)


February 11th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) was at 9,503.68 points, 1.49 percent or 143.79 points lower than Tuesday's close. It had opened at 9,462.14 points, lower than ... Read more...

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Gadget that turns iPod into breathalyser hits UK markets


December 2nd, 2008 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 2 (ANI): A gizmo that can convert an iPod into a breath analyser is up for grabs in the UK.The iBreath, which can be plugged into the music system, ... Read more...

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Educomp acquires 51 percent stake in US-based firm


May 20th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Knowledge-based company and e-learning solution provider Educomp Solutions said Tuesday it has invested $24.5 million for acquiring 51 percent stake in US-based Learning.com, a provider of web-enhanced instruction. ... Read more...

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Essar group to acquire US steel maker for $1 bn


May 1st, 2008 - 8:26 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The Ruia-controlled Essar Steel Holdings Thursday disclosed it is acquiring the US-based steel producer Esmark Inc for an estimated $1 billion. "The proposed tender offer was unanimously ... Read more...

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Ambitious 15-year anti-terror US plan for FATA, NWFP revealed


December 24th, 2007 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec 24 (ANI): An ambitious 15-year anti-terror investment plan is ready for implementation after it is cleared by the US Congress under a policy to eradicate extremism through development of the ... Read more...

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Cranes Software’s Q2 revenue up 38 pc


November 14th, 2007 - 2:51 am ICT by admin
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Russian aviation chief predicts that India and Russia will be the third global aviation hub


November 14th, 2007 - 2:35 am ICT by admin
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