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Air-conditioner sales to grow this summer


March 8th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 8 (IANS) Despite higher prices and confusion over the star rating system, this summer may be a "cool" one for air conditioner makers who are projecting around ... Read more...

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Asma Jahangir urges rivals India and Pakistan to bring common people closer


March 16th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinWagah, Mar 16 (ANI): Terming India and Pakistan's exchange of views initiative or "people to people contact" as being meant for the privileged classes, Pakistani human rights activist Asma ... Read more...

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Rs.2,300 crore Cyber City announced in Kerala


February 17th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 17 (IANS) Housing Development and Infrastructure Limited (HDIL) Thursday announced a Rs.2,300 crore Cyber City project near here which is expected to generate 60,000 new direct jobs."HDIL Cyber City will ... Read more...

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Blue Star eyes 9 percent market share in room air-conditioning


January 24th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 24 (IANS) Air-conditioning and commercial refrigeration major Blue Star is eyeing a nine percent market share in room air-conditioning segment by selling 270,000 units of air-conditioners in FY12, a top ... Read more...

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Panasonic to source refrigerator compressors from Tecumseh


December 9th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Tecumseh India, one of the country's largest independent manufacturers of compressors for air-conditioning and refrigeration products, Thursday announced it has bagged a compressors order for Panasonic refrigerators ... Read more...

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Nation pays homage to Indira Gandhi on her 93rd birth anniversary


November 19th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): Nation paid homage to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 93rd birth anniversary today.A number of functions and welfare programmes are being organised across the country ... Read more...

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Nation pays tribute to Indira Gandhi on her 26th death anniversary


October 31st, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 31 (ANI): The nation on Sunday paid tributes to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 26th death anniversary.President Pratibha Devisingh Patil, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Himachal clears six industrial proposals


August 9th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 9 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Monday cleared six industrial proposals worth Rs.267.68 crore, an official said here. The projects will provide employment to 1,353 people in the state, a government spokesperson told ... Read more...

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Hubble discovers hyperfast star hailing from Milky Way’s core


July 23rd, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has come across a hypervelocity star - which is moving three times faster than our sun - hailing from the Milky Way's core. ... Read more...

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A miniature replica of Akal Takht to revisit Operation Blue Star


June 6th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, June 6 (ANI): A miniature artist has created a replica of the Akal Takht in Amritsar to highlight its condition at the time of 1984's Operation Blue Star. ... Read more...

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Minor fire at restaurant in central Delhi


April 3rd, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) A minor fire broke out in a closed restaurant-cum-bar in central Delhi Saturday afternoon, fire officials said. No casualties were reported in the incident. The incident took ... Read more...

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Blue Star eyes Rs.150 crore revenue from AC segment


February 10th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 10 (IANS) Blue Star is eyeing Rs.150 crore revenue from its room airconditioning business in the last quarter of the current fiscal to post an annual growth of 15 percent, ... Read more...

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Netherlands team arrive to play practice matches


November 27th, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 27 (IANS) The Netherlands national cricket team arrived here Friday to play some practice matches against a local club. The 14-member team will play four 50-over matches and two Twenty20 ... Read more...

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Sikh student federation launches Bhindranwale sticker drive in Ludhiana


November 9th, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by ANI
Ludhiana, Nov. 9 (ANI): Activists of Sikh student federation here on Monday released posters and stickers of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, the main architect of militancy in Punjab, calling him a "saint."Protestors took ... Read more...

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Heather Mills ‘has a new man in her life’


August 22nd, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 22 (ANI): It seems Heather Mills has finally moved on after her split with Paul McCartney, as she was recently spotted with a guy who is a rookie driver ... Read more...

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Blue Star to votes for Green Buildings


August 20th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IBNS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IBNS) Blue Star will be providing comprehensive LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) consultancy services for Green Buildings.LEED is one of the most popular international rating systems ... Read more...

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Jon Gosselin flying solo happily


July 27th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IBNS
July 27 (IBNS) A twin-date with Kate Major and another single romantic trip to Saint-Tropez with Hailey Glassman seldom pull down Jon Gosselin’s blithe unconcern towards ‘solitary’ journey. "At this point ... I'm ... Read more...

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Radio Pakistan still hopes to revive Khalistan agitation


July 13th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Abohar, July 13 (ANI): Radio Pakistan in its latest broadcast has attempted to provoke communal sentiments in Punjab.In its Punjabi Darbar programme, it mentioned about the Blue Star Operation of 1984 ... Read more...

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Radical Sikh group takes out ‘genocide remembrance march’ in Amritsar


June 3rd, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, June 3(ANI): Sikh radicals on Wednesday took out a 'genocide remembrance march' in Amritsar to mark the start of events linked to the 25th anniversary of 'Bluestar' the military operation.The focus ... Read more...

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Jessica Biel wants to act with beau


May 25th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Hollywood actress Jessica Biel says she "would love" to star in a film with beau Justin Timberlake. The 27-year-old actress, who recently set up home with the singer, has ... Read more...

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Sikh organisations to mark 25 years of Operation Bluestar


May 24th, 2009 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, May 24 (ANI): Sikh organizations will observe the 25th anniversary of their protest against the Indian Army's storming of the Golden Temple complex in June 1984 to evict heavily armed Sikh ... Read more...

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Hubble detects “cosmic fountain of youth” in space


April 22nd, 2009 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 22 (ANI): The Hubble Space Telescope celebrated its 19th anniversary by detecting a peculiar galactic system that contains several galaxies, along with a "cosmic fountain" of stars, gas, and ... Read more...

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SGPC seeks apology from Antony on false statement in Rajya Sabha


February 20th, 2009 - 10:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh Robin Amritsar, Feb.20 (ANI): The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandhak Committee (SGPC), the premier governing body of the Sikhs, has sought an apology from Defense Minister A. K. Antony for ... Read more...

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Astronomers discover Universes hottest white dwarf


December 13th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A team of German and American astronomers have discovered the hottest white dwarf in the Universe, using NASAs space-based Far-Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer (FUSE).Known as white dwarf KPD ... Read more...

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Mika makes Jalandhar to dance on his tunes


December 12th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan Kapoor Jalandhar, Dec.12 (ANI):Indi-pop singer Mika was at his best when he performed at the Bagpiper Mauja hi Mauja concert in Jalandhar. With Mika churning out his best numbers one after ... Read more...

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Hubble captures image of two of Milky Ways most colossal stars


November 26th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Nov 26 (ANI): The Hubble Space Telescope has captured the image of a pair of stars that are two of our galaxys most massive stars.They have, until recently, been shrouded ... Read more...

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Nation pays homage to Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary


November 19th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): Nations pays homage to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 91st birth anniversary today. The National integration week also begins on this day. Union Home Minister ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi calls 1984 incidents wrong and tragic


November 18th, 2008 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh Robin Amritsar, Nov.18 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday described anti Sikh riots of Delhi as wrong and incidents in Punjab that took place in 1984 as ... Read more...

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Nation pays homage to Indira Gandhi


October 31st, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 31 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari led the nation in paying homage to Indira Gandhi on her 24th anniversary of the Martyrdom here ... Read more...

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Blue Star net profit falls in second quarter


October 27th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Blue Star, the country's largest central air-conditioning and commercial refrigeration company, Monday reported a near Rs.10-million dip in its net profit in the second quarter this fiscal.In ... Read more...

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John McCain’’s daughter is addicted to tattoos!


September 18th, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 18 (ANI): Senator John McCain''s daughter Meghan is keen on getting another tattoo on her body.The 23-year-old already has a tiny blue star on her foot.According to ... Read more...

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Radio Pakistan falsely projects negative impact of farmers suicides and Blue Star operation in East


August 30th, 2008 - 9:17 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Aug. 30 (ANI): Pakistan Radio in its latest anti-India diatribe has tried to provoke public sentiments again over the 1984 Blue Star Operation and incidents of farmers'' suicides citing non-remunerative ... Read more...

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Jessica Alba stole the name Honor for her daughter from a friend


July 17th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): The Into the Blue star Jessica Alba has revealed that naming her daughter Honor was originally an idea conceived by one of her friends.The 27-year-old actress ... Read more...

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A serious contender for title of the brightest star in Milky Way


July 16th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): A new star discovered in the center of the Milky Way is a serious contender for the title of the brightest star in our galaxy.Nicknamed the Peony ... Read more...

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Blue Star bags Rs.1.04 bn Delhi Metro project


July 15th, 2008 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) Air-conditioning solutions provider Blue Star has bagged Rs.1.04 billion ($24 million) order from Delhi Metro Rail Corp Ltd to provide total air-conditioning to seven metro stations. Blue Star ... Read more...

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