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Crime, taxes may force many Britons to leave

April 16th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) Crumbling road and rail networks, high rate of crime and rising taxes may force at least 500,000 wealthy Britons to leave the country in the next ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Zardari woos China’s business houses

September 1st, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 1 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari has invited China's industrial giants and large business groups to enjoy the benefits of Pakistan's investment-friendly and incentives-driven policies by investing in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ghana aims to be West Africa’s IT hub - with India’s help

May 30th, 2011 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Accra, May 30 (IANS) Inspired and aided by India, the Ghanaian government is taking measures to make information technology (IT) a key driver of its economy and transform the country ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Save water or face connection cut, Bangaloreans told

April 20th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 20 (IANS) After months of appeals, campaigns and warnings failed to impress residents of this tech hub to harvest rain water, a deadline has now been set with ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Indian students have highest transition rate to work in New Zealand

February 19th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Amandeep Kaur Wellington, Feb 19 (IANS) Students from India have the highest rate of transition to work in New Zealand after completing their studies, followed by their Chinese counterparts, a minister has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian economy remains attractive place for investments: Pranab Mukherjee

January 8th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 8(ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday noted that India still remained a favoured destination for international players to invest.Mukherjee said this while addressing delegates of the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Indigo plantation may resume in Pakistan after a century

October 26th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 26 (IANS) A project has been initiated by a local organisation in Pakistan's Sindh province for the revival of indigo cultivation that was abandoned in the region almost 100 years ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Modern humans may have evolved 80,000 years earlier than previously thought

December 4th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): A new study of sophisticated stone tools found in Ethiopia has led scientists to suggest that modern humans may have evolved more than 80,000 years earlier than ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Tata announces

June 20th, 2008 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) Tata has said it will invest 700 million pounds in Jaguar Land Rover, creating 600 jobs. The Indian company said it will recruit engineers to work on "sustainable ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India is ’second home’ for Pakistani band Jal

April 21st, 2008 - 11:13 am ICT by admin
By Shweta Sharma New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) India is like a "second home", say members of the popular Pakistani rock band Jal who have produced chartbusters like "Woh Lamhey" and "Aadat". "Though ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |