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Air India to get Rs.4,000 crore budget support for 2012-13


March 16th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday proposed to pump in Rs.4,000 crore in equity into the ailing national carrier, Air India, in the next fiscal."Budgetary ... Read more...

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Railways plan new model for PPP projects


January 27th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) The Railway Board is planning to formulate a new model for public private partnership (PPP) projects in order to create a level playing field for private ... Read more...

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Defence secretary, Air Chief emphasize need for greater mutual synergy


October 29th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.28 (ANI): The Defence Secretary Pradeep Kumar and the Chief of Air Staff P.V Naik,emphasized the necessity to have greater synergy between Ministry of Defence (MoD) and the IAF HQ ... Read more...

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U.S. provides Pakistan with $45 million for higher education


May 12th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) – The United States awards tens of millions of dollars to support higher education in Pakistan, the U.S. Embassy in Pakistan said Wednesday.U.S. Ambassador Anne W. Patterson and ... Read more...

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ADB assistance increased by 42 percent in 2009: Report


April 22nd, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Manila (Philippines), Apr.22 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved a record 16.1 billion dollars in financing operations, a 42 percent increase over the 11.3 billion dollars approved the previous year, according ... Read more...

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India assures support for Palestinian cause to Abbas (Lead)


February 12th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Friday ended his two-day unannounced visit to India with New Delhi pledging support to an independent Palestine state coexisting with Israel, and ... Read more...

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Tharoor meets Abbas, assures India’s support to Palestine


February 12th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Friday met Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor who reassured the visiting leader of New Delhi's support for peace and ... Read more...

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Palestine President meets Manmohan Singh


February 12th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 12 (ANI): Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, who is on a two-day state visit to India, met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here on Thursday.Both leaders reportedly exchanged views on ... Read more...

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US signs agreements to provide 920 million dollar aid to Pakistan


October 2nd, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 2 (ANI): Following the passage of the Kerry-Lugar Bill, the United States has signed an agreement with Pakistan to provide 920 million dollar fund to resurrect its health, education, governance ... Read more...

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Karzai will be trial during Afghan presidential polls: Expert


August 6th, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.6 (ANI): This year's presidential campaign in Afghanistan has put Hamid Karzai's style of politics on trial, claims Elizabeth Rubin, the Edward R. Murrow fellow at the Washington-based Council on Foreign ... Read more...

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WB promises crisis-hit Pak 1.4 billion dollars this year


October 13th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Oct 13 (ANI): In a bid to expedite investment projects and budgetary lending in economic-crisis-hit Pakistan , the World Bank is learnt to have pledged to provide 1.4 billion-dollar ... Read more...

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Premature to say Musharraf misappropriated US aid to Pak Army: Zardari


August 13th, 2008 - 5:18 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug 12 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said that it would be premature to say that President Pervez Musharraf might have misappropriated the US aid given ... Read more...

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Musharraf denies he misappropriated US anti-terror funds


August 11th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
DPAIslamabad, Aug 11 (DPA) A spokesman for President Pervez Musharraf has denied that the embattled leader had "misappropriated" millions of dollars of military aid provided to Pakistan by the United States since ... Read more...

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Musharraf stole war-on-terror aid: Zardari


August 10th, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Asif Ali Zardari has accused President Pervez Musharraf of siphoning off millions of dollars of American aid given for supporting the war on ... Read more...

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Economic situation in Gaza reaches point of explosion


May 3rd, 2008 - 9:19 am ICT by admin
Nicosia, May 3 (ANI): John Ging, Head of the UN Relief and Works Agency in Gaza, has said that the desperate economic situation prevailing in the Gaza Strip is about to ... Read more...

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Pakistan not to get normal U.S. economic aid


February 25th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb.25 (ANI): Pakistan is not to get the normal US economic assistance for direct budgetary support anymore. Islamabad, however, has received 289 million dollars from Washington on account of war on terror ... Read more...

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US to allay lawmakers concern over financial assistance to Pak


December 11th, 2007 - 1:47 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 11 (ANI): The Bush Administration, seeking to deflect congressional pressure from its Pakistan policy, is shifting the way it channelises financial aid to the Musharraf Government, the Wall Street Journal ... Read more...

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