Himachal’s cement production to go up

March 22nd, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 22 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh is annually producing more than nine million tonnes of cement and the amount will further increase with the commissioning of a new facility in ... Read more...

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Nippon Life to invest $290 mn in Reliance Capital arm (Lead)

January 19th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) Anil Ambani-led Reliance Capital Thursday said Japan's largest private life insurer Nippon Life will acquire a 26 percent stake in the group's asset management company for ... Read more...

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No question of rejoining Congress: Jagan

September 6th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) YSR Congress chief Jaganmohan Reddy Tuesday said he will never rejoin the Congress or align with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).However, he was willing ... Read more...

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CBI continues searches in Jagan, Emaar cases

August 19th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 19 (IANS) For the second day Friday, the CBI continued its searches at offices and homes of those believed involved in alleged illegal assets of Y.S. ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu plans new industrial, land takeover policies

August 4th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Thursday decided to come out with new industrial and land acquisition policies to attract investment.The state, which is ranked seventh among Indian states in ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa faces new charges, and quit demands

June 22nd, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, June 22 (IANS) A day after the Karnataka high court remarked that the state seemed to have become number one in corruption, Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Wednesday ... Read more...

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ACC quarterly profit dips 10.86 percent

April 26th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Cement major ACC Ltd Tuesday reported a 10.86 percent decline in its net profit for the quarter ended March 31, which stood at Rs.350.17 crore as ... Read more...

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Rich politician Jagan has Rs.365 crore assets

April 15th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 15 (IANS) Former MP and president of newly-floated YSR Congress Party Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy is perhaps one of the richest politicians in India, with declared assets of Rs.365 ... Read more...

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North cements hopes of Ashes berth with unbeaten 94 against Victoria

October 24th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct. 24 (ANI): Australian middle-order batsman Marcus North has done his chances of securing a spot in the Ashes squad no harm by scoring an unbeaten 94 for Western Australia in ... Read more...

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Larsen and Toubro post Rs.666 crore Q1 profit

July 27th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Engineering and constructions giant Larsen and Toubro (L&T) Tuesday registered a profit Rs.666 crore in the first quarter of this fiscal as compared to Rs.578 crore in ... Read more...

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Spinal cement may help bone marrow cancer patients

January 15th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) New technologies like organic cement used in repairing spinal fractures might soon help bone marrow cancer patients. A project led by University of Leeds engineers will focus on the ... Read more...

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Sudden cash flow in Indian hockey

January 13th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 13 (IANS) After struggling to pay players their outstanding dues, Hockey India (HI) now suddenly finds itself in the midst of cash flow with state governments, corporates and Bollywood ... Read more...

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Agra to face two-day power blackout

July 5th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Agra, July 5 (IANS) Many parts of this Taj Mahal city will experience a blackout for two days beginning Sunday due to electrical works being done on an expressway linking Agra, ... Read more...

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Seven killed in extremist attack in Assam

April 20th, 2009 - 10:14 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Apr 20 (ANI): Seven persons, including five Assam Police Battalion personnel, were killed when DHD (Jewel) extremists attacked on a convoy of Vinay Cement Factory in troubled North Cachar Hill District ... Read more...

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Dhoni a balanced captain: Tendulkar

April 14th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) India's batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar was all praise for skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, saying he has a sharp brain and does not complicate things. Speaking at a ... Read more...

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Breastfeeding cements mother’s bond with baby

January 27th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 27 (IANS) Breastfeeding cements a mother's bond with her baby and prevents mothers from neglecting them in later life, the latest findings have confirmed. Previous research, which Lane Strathearn, University ... Read more...

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Kingfisher is official airline of DLF IPL

April 10th, 2008 - 4:35 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines has been chosen the official carrier for the DLF Indian Premier league (IPL) cricket tournament beginning April 18 in Bangalore. Kingfisher will extend its services to ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh attracts investments worth Rs.100 bn

February 15th, 2008 - 10:54 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh), Feb 15 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government Friday signed memoranda of understanding (MoUs) at an investors' meet here that would bring investments to the tune of Rs.103.1 billion ($2.6 ... Read more...

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Biological cements to repair ‘burst fractures’ of the spine on the anvil

November 14th, 2007 - 3:01 am ICT by admin

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Swearing at the workplace is the best stress-buster!

November 14th, 2007 - 2:24 am ICT by admin

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