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Mexican farmers to sell commodities on futures market


August 2nd, 2012 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 2 (IANS/EFE) The government and brokers are launching the Market Risk Management Program, which will allow farmers to sell commodities using futures contracts, Mexican officials said.The program's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US lifts ban on Myanmar charity work


April 19th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, April 19 (IANS) The US has lifted a ban on charity works by non-profit groups in Myanmar after the country successfully held its parliamentary elections earlier this month.The US ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BRICS countries mull joint development bank


March 28th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The group of five emerging countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - which represents almost 43 percent of the world's population and ... Read more...

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Jaitley favours conditional inclusion of PM in Lokpal bill


July 5th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Favouring conditional inclusion of the prime minister within the Lokpal's ambit, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley Monday criticised the ministerial draft of ... Read more...

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US slaps further sanctions on Libyan firms


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 22 (IANS) The US has imposed sanctions on more Libyan entities in a bid to add more pressure on Muammar Gaddafi, but lifted sanctions against a government official ... Read more...

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Iran, Pakistan praised for keeping gas deal alive


October 27th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 27 (IANS) India has backtracked from the tri-nation gas pipeline deal under US pressure but credit goes to Iran and Pakistan for keeping the project alive, Dawn said in an ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kochhar and Co. partners with Middle East law firms


August 5th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) City-based corporate law firm Kochhar and Co. has partnered with law firms of Khalid Alnowaiser in Saudi Arabia and Mohammad Issa Odeh (MIO) in the United Arab ... Read more...

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Urgent need to ban porn websites: Chief Justice of India


January 31st, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Chief Justice of India (CJI) K.G. Balakrishnan Sunday said there was an urgent need to ban websites that circulate pornography and hate speeches and emphasized the need ... Read more...

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New regulations for transplantation of human organs


September 17th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 17 (ANI): The Cabinet today approved the amendment proposed by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to the Transplantation of Human Organs Act.The amendment will make the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Looks could often decide your creditworthiness, study shows


March 13th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 13 (IANS) Your looks often could determine whether you are deemed trustworthy or not by financial lenders, according to new research. The paper, by Jefferson Duarte of Rice University and ... Read more...

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Your looks can affect your chances of getting a loan


March 13th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 13 (ANI): Your looks may play a significant role in getting your loans sanctioned, if U.S. researchers are to be believed. Jefferson Duarte at Rice Universitys Jones Graduate School ... Read more...

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CBI team raids Chennai airport


March 2nd, 2008 - 12:16 am ICT by admin
Chennai, March 1 (IANS) A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team Saturday searched the commercial sections of the Chennai airport for alleged irregularities in commercial transactions by airport officials. CBI sources said ... Read more...

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