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Deccan Chronicle Holdings reject bid for Deccan Chargers


September 13th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) team Deccan Chargers owned by Deccan Chronicle Holdings Ltd. (DCHL) remained unsold Thursday after the sole bid from PVP Ventures was ... Read more...

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Government inks production sharing contract for 5th oil block


September 10th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The government Monday signed a production sharing contract (PSC) for the fifth oil block it had awarded on Aug 28, 2012."PSC for the block (MB-DWN-2010/1) ... Read more...

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Supreme Court extends 2G auction deadline to Jan 11 (Second Lead)


August 27th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday allowed the government to complete the 2G spectrum auction by Jan 11, 2013.The apex court said it will initiate contempt proceedings ... Read more...

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Supreme Court extends 2G auction deadline to Jan 11 (Lead)


August 27th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday allowed the government to complete the 2G spectrum auction by Jan 11, 2013.The apex court said it will initiate contempt proceedings ... Read more...

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DoT to start spectrum auction Nov 12


August 27th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The government Monday said it planned to start e-auction of 2G spectrum Nov 12 and laid out an information memorandum, detailing the rules and regulations ... Read more...

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Four new hydropower projects for Uttar Pradesh


August 23rd, 2012 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 23 (IANS) Four hydropower projects with a combined capacity of 3,400 KW will be set up in Uttar Pradesh in three years, the state government has said.An empowered ... Read more...

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Times Internet selected as auctioneer for spectrum


August 7th, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Gurgaon-based Times Internet Limited (TIL) Monday said it has been selected as the auctioneer to operate the spectrum auction process by the telecom department."This will ... Read more...

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Court modifies CLB order on Unitech auction


August 6th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday modified a Company Law Board (CLB) order and allowed Uninor, a joint venture of Norwegian firm Telenor and Unitech Group, ... Read more...

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Pawan Hans resumes chopper services in Meghalaya


July 25th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 25 (IANS) State-owned Pawan Hans Helicopters Ltd. would resume its services from Thursday in the mountainous Meghalaya state after a gap of 15 months, an official said Wednesday."Pawan ... Read more...

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HAL asks vendors to partner in progress


July 21st, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 21 (IANS) State-run defence behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) Saturday told its global vendors to become its partner in progress than remaining mere suppliers."Vendors have to go beyond ... Read more...

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Little Chinese bowl fetches $2.5 mn!


June 9th, 2012 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) People of the art world are stunned after a little Chinese bowl was sold for 1.6 million pounds (around $2.5 million) during a British auction. ... Read more...

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Hockey India’s league in January with six teams


June 1st, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Hockey India's (HI) ambitious professional league will hit-in during January-February next year with six city-based teams to start with.HI secretary-general Narinder Batra told IANS Friday ... Read more...

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Neyveli Lignite to soon finalise power equipment suppliers


May 29th, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 28 (IANS) Integrated lignite mining-cum-power generator Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd (NLC) will order boilers and turbine generators for its proposed 2x500 MW power plant at ... Read more...

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Azerbaijan joins Georgia in joint bidding for Euro 2020


May 26th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Tbilisi (Georgia), May 26 (IANS) Georgia welcomed Azerbaijan's decision to join it in jointly bidding for the 2020 European Football Championship. "Joint bid will ease efforts to overcome challenges related ... Read more...

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Apex court rejects plea on Parliament audio system bid (Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed a petition by two manufacturers and authorised dealers of digital audio conferencing systems challenging the rejection of their bids for ... Read more...

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Raman Singh defends government in wake of CAG report


April 11th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Defending his government in the wake of a Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report pointing to lapses in awarding a coal exploration contract, Chhattisgarh ... Read more...

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Delhi government gets notice on high security registeration plates


April 11th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to the Delhi government on the plea of a company challenging its decision to disqualify it from ... Read more...

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12-year jail for swindler in China


April 7th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 7 (IANS) A man who duped four people of over 924,000 yuan (about $146,000) while pretending to be a Hong Kong company manager has been sentenced to 12 ... Read more...

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Victor Hugo collection auctioned off for $4.2 mn


April 5th, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, April 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Christie's has sold a group of more than 400 books, paintings, letters and other items from personal collections of French writer Victor Hugo and his ... Read more...

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CBI probe in UP number plate deal


April 4th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 4 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court has ordered a Cental Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the decision of the former Bahujan Samaj ... Read more...

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West Ham eyes Olympic Stadium


March 23rd, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) English Championship side West Ham Friday submitted a new bid to move to the Olympic Stadium after the 2012 Games.The former English premier league outfit failed ... Read more...

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Licence plates costlier than cars in China


February 20th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 20 (IANS) The prices of licence plates in China seem to be going through the roof as in some instances what one pays to buy a licence plate ... Read more...

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Natalie Gulbis’ body paint picture could boost her auction chances


February 17th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The body paint of golfer Natalie Gulbis which was published in the latest swimsuit edition of Sports Illustrated will undoubtedly boost her upcoming auction next ... Read more...

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Brazil privatises three airports


February 7th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Feb 7 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian-led consortiums obtained concessions to operate the country's busiest airport and two smaller terminals, the National Civil Aviation Agency said after Monday's auction at the ... Read more...

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Consolidation to happen in mobile telephony sector: Analysts


February 2nd, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court's order Thursday cancelling 122 telecom licences issued by the UPA government will result in consolidation by existing players and freeing of pricing power ... Read more...

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Proposed Vizhinjam Port clears another hurdle


February 1st, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 1 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Wednesday said Welspun consortium, one of the last two remaining bidders for the proposed Vizhinjam International Container Terminal, has been given ... Read more...

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New policy soon to monitor government buys


November 30th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The government Wednesday unveiled the draft of a new policy that will help bring transparency in public procurements through open competitive bidding.The bill is ... Read more...

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Brazil leases airport to private consortium


November 29th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, Nov 29 (IANS) President Dilma Rousseff signed a concession plan Monday that would allow private investments for the first time in airport construction and operation as Brazil ... Read more...

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China’s national TV draws $2 bn ad auction bids


November 9th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) The annual advertisement auction by China's sole national TV station has drawn record bids totalling 14.26 billion yuan (over $2 billion).These record bids by the China ... Read more...

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Rat Island to be renamed by new owner


October 3rd, 2011 - 11:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 71-year-old retired Port Authority worker says he is going to rename Rat Island after he purchased the 2-and-a-half acre property. The island previously belonged ... Read more...

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Coal India keen on developing abandoned mines


September 20th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 20 (IANS) World's largest coal miner Coal India Limited (CIL) Tuesday said it will go ahead with developing its abandoned mines in partnership with global firms if the ... Read more...

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BGR Energy lowest bidder for NTPC’s mega tender


September 15th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 15 (IANS) Chennai-based engineering-procurement-construction (EPC) contractor BGR Energy Systems Ltd. Thursday announced that it is the lowest bidder in state-run NTPC Ltd's bulk tender for supplying steam turbine ... Read more...

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Himachal losing Rs.150 crore a year on power project


August 23rd, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 23 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh is losing a revenue of over Rs.150 crore (over $32 million) annually as a hydropower project allotted to a Dutch firm by the state ... Read more...

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American football comes to India


August 5th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) American football is coming to India with the launch of Elite Football League of India (EFLI) next year.The inaugural season of the EFLI will be played ... Read more...

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CAG report on Games ignites calls for Sheila to go (Second Lead)


August 5th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The opposition called for Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's resignation after the Comptroller and Auditor General's (CAG) report tabled in parliament Friday alleged she ... Read more...

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