biotechnology industries

ADB lends 250 million dollars to help build Bangalore metro rail system

April 1st, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Manila (Philippines), Apr. 1 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is extending up to 250 million dollars for a metro rail system in Bangalore that will bring substantial economic and environmental benefits ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to get new marine biotech park

January 31st, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) A marine biotechnology park will soon be set up near Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu while the state will also get a medicinal plant biotech park, Deputy Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Two NY Community Colleges to receive over $6 million in Recovery Act grants

February 17th, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by BNO News
ALBANY, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) gave grants totaling $6,247,857 to 2 State University of New York (SUNY) Community Colleges for job training in ... Read more...

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Local Welfare in a Global Context: Slums and Urban Welfare in Karnataka’s Development

November 29th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by admin
By Pushpa Achanta, CNSIn September 2006, CIVIC ( organized the above public meeting in Bangalore with Dr. Supriya Roy Chowdhuri, Professor ISEC, Bangalore ( and Mr. Narayanswamy, Joint Director, Karnataka Slum Clearance ... Read more...

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Karnataka corporates want licence for modern weapons

November 29th, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 29 (IANS) Industry captains in India's tech hub Saturday said they want the Karnataka government to permit business houses to buy sophisticated weapons in light of the Mumbai terror attacks."We ... Read more...

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Ancient bacteria may hold key for clean energy in future

August 26th, 2008 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 26 (ANI): Scientists have determined that by tweaking the photosynthetic reactions of cyanobacteria, which is one of the most ancient groups of microorganisms in the world, they might be ... Read more...

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Hindustan Latex to manufacture medical devices

August 21st, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Condom major Hindustan Latex Limited (HLL) Thursday announced it will set up a MediPark near Chennai to manufacture diagnostic devices to boost the Rs.25 billion medical devices ... Read more...

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Accor inks pact for serviced residence project

June 9th, 2008 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Global hospitality major Accor has signed an agreement with Bangalore-based developer Brigade Enterprises to manage and operate a serviced residence project in the city. Scheduled to open ... Read more...

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