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India’s retail opening will deepen business ties: US


November 30th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) The United States has welcomed India's decision to allow foreign direct investment in the multi-brand retail sector, saying such economic reforms will further strengthen business-to-business ties ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India’s ‘bold’ retail opening will reduce prices: US body


November 25th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 25 (IANS) A major US trade association has hailed Indian cabinet's "bold" move to approve opening of India's vast multi-brand retail sector to foreign direct investment and expanding ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UN condemns violence against protesters in Bahrain


February 18th, 2011 - 3:51 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Feb 18 (IANS) Condemning the crackdown on anti-government protesters in Bahrain, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has asked authorities to respect human rights as the present situation in the country "calls ... Read more...

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Georgia, North Carolina, and Others Win Obama’s ‘Race to the Top’ Grants


August 25th, 2010 - 12:31 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the United States Education Department, nine states and the District of Columbia have won the second round of President Obama’s 4.35 billion dollar “Race to the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Manmohan Singh condoles demise of former Bangladesh FM Saifur Rahman


September 7th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh has condoled the death of former Bangladesh Finance Minister Saifur Rahman Saheb who died in a car accident today.In his message, ... Read more...

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Infosys’ Nilekani terms poll verdict ‘decisive’


May 16th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) Infosys Technologies co-chairman Nandan M. Nilekani termed the verdict of the 15th Lok Sabha elections "decisive" Saturday and said it was a signal from people to the government ... Read more...

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