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Britain opens visa application centre in Bangalore

May 21st, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore,May 21 (IANS) Britain Monday opened a new visa application centre here to expedite processing time for residents of Karnataka planning to visit the European country for business, leisure or ... Read more...

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Schengen visa processor VFS expands operations

April 18th, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 18 (IANS) Leading outsourcing and technology services specialist for diplomatic missions, VFS Global, has expanded its operations in India's tech hub to process applications for Schengen visa to ... Read more...

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South Korea opens visa application centre in New Delhi

April 2nd, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) South Korea Friday opened its first visa application centre in India and said it would outsource the facilities to a private firm in a bid ... Read more...

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Haryana can generate 1,019 MW power from surplus biomass: Report

January 12th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 12 (IANS) Over 1,019 MW of power, enough to make Haryana self-reliant, can be generated from the surplus agricultural and forest biomass available in the state, a study revealed Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Indian satellite to check greenhouse gas, aerosol emissions

September 28th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 28 (IANS) India will launch a dedicated satellite in 2012 to monitor greenhouse gas and aerosol emissions, Union Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh said here Tuesday. "In addition ... Read more...

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Data from Chandrayaan moon mission to go public

September 5th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Bhargavi Kerur Bangalore, Sep 5 (IANS) Voluminous scientific data, including rare images of the moon, from India's maiden lunar mission Chandrayaan-1 will be made public by the year-end."People will have free ... Read more...

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Jamia Millia introduces online tracking of applications

June 14th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The Jamia Millia Islamia University here has announced the launch of an online tracking system to help students get any admission related information. The system will help students ... Read more...

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Naveen Patnaik’s security beefed up after threat e-mail

March 28th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 28 (IANS) Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's security has been beefed up following email threat allegedly from 'Maoists', warning him to stop Operation Green Hunt in the state, police said. "We ... Read more...

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Blame game as Orissa government website hits snag

March 13th, 2010 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 12 (IANS) The Orissa government website has gone blank since last two days due to some technical snag and officials of the state government and the National Informatics Centre (NIC), ... Read more...

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VXL Technologies launches safety device for seafarers

March 4th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 4 (IANS) To help the seafarers in distress, VXL Technologies has launched a global positioning system (GPS) based search-and-rescue beacon, called Distress Alert Transmitter (DAT), a company official said ... Read more...

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Britain student visa seekers queue up to beat changed rules

September 29th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 29 (IANS) Hundreds of youth and their relatives camped in the complex housing the British visa application centre here for the last two nights, seeking to beat the Oct 1 ... Read more...

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South Africa prepares for second satellite launch in March

February 4th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Feb 4 (IANS) South Africa will launch its second satellite from Kazakhstan's Baikonur space station March 25 to monitor disasters like floods, oil spills and wild fires in the country. The ... Read more...

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British visa firms to partially resume work in Pak after security review

October 5th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 5 (ANI): The private firms in Pakistan handling visa applications for the British High Commission, will soon partially resume their operations, after shutting down its centres across the country ... Read more...

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More visa centres in Britain: Keith Vaz

October 4th, 2008 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Indian-origin British MP Keith Vaz Saturday appealed to the Indian government to open more visa centres across Britain for the benefit of the ethnic Indian community.“I ... Read more...

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Britain to send Sri Lankan visa forms to Chennai

June 5th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 5 (IANS) The British high commission here has decided to transfer some Sri Lankan visa applications to its mission in Chennai from June 9, it was announced Thursday. "The British ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Indian mission in UK to outsource visa application process

May 28th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by admin
London, May 28 (ANI): The Indian High Commission in the UK will outsource the visa application process from Thursday, bringing relief to nearly half a million Britons visiting India annually. One ... Read more...

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Space research gets Rs.36 billion

February 29th, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) In order to maintain India's growth and global presence in space, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Friday allocated Rs.36 billion for space research during 2008-09 in areas like ... Read more...

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