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World Bank to support Bangladesh river project

September 21st, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 21 (IANS) The World Bank plans to restart negotiations on a $1.2 billion loan to Bangladesh for building a bridge over the Padma river.Friday's announcement comes after the ... Read more...

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Esha Deol on her growing proximity to Deols

June 15th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) The Deols and Hema Malini's daughters are coming together. Hema's daughters, Esha and Ahana, are in fact very close to their stepbrothers Sunny and Bobby Deol.And ... Read more...

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Hasina’s tri-nation tour to focus on tiger, n-plant

November 21st, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 21 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Sunday began a tri-nation tour to Russia, Belgium and Japan during which she will attend a conference on tigers and discuss investments ... Read more...

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Buenos Aires creates time capsule for 2210

August 12th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 12 (IANS/EFE) The city government in the Argentine capital has launched a project to create a "time capsule" with messages for people living 200 years later. Citizens of the capital ... Read more...

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Historical importance of Brighton bypass confirmed

April 27th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, April 27 (ANI): The Brighton bypass, an Aboriginal site in the path of a major Tasmanian highway, contains the oldest evidence of human habitation in the southern hemisphere, it has been ... Read more...

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Guided by ‘zakat’, a village funds its road and bridge

March 20th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) Guided by 'zakat' - charity as envisaged by the Quran - villagers of Muslim-dominated Shirajpur in Uttar Pradesh have repaired roads, dug wells, established schools and ... Read more...

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Maoist blow up school, bridge in Jharkhand

December 15th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 15 (IANS) Maoists continued their violent activities in Jharkhand's Lohardagga district for the second successive day Tuesday, blowing up a school building, a bridge and setting two vehicles ablaze, police ... Read more...

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Italy to build the world’s largest suspension bridge

February 26th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.26 (ANI): Italy has announced that it will build the world's largest suspension bridge between the mainland and Sicily. Critics say the six billion euros (5.4 billion pound) two-and-a-half mile long bridge ... Read more...

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Merkel sees economic upturn in 2010 after gloomy 2009

November 27th, 2008 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Nov 26 (DPA) German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that 2009 would be a gloomy year for Europe's largest economy, but predicted the situation would improve in 2010."Germany is very strong," ... Read more...

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Australia, India to share clean technologies

March 11th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Melbourne, March 11 (IANS) Australia and India may be bitter rivals on the cricket field, but the two countries are eager to share know-how in clean technologies. The spotlight was ... Read more...

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