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Free ride on Gurgaon expressway till Sep 25


September 20th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 20 (IANS) Motorists will continue to enjoy a toll-free, hassle-free and non-chaotic run through the Gurgaon-Delhi expressway toll plaza till Sep 25 with the Punjab and Haryana High ... Read more...

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SC declines to interfere with expressway’s toll order


September 12th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday declined to interfere with a Punjab and Haryana High Court order making the Gurgaon-Delhi expressway toll-free, allegedly resulting in a loss ... Read more...

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Tata Motors forays into Indonesia


September 11th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 11 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors said Tuesday it is starting a new subsidiary in Indonesia to foray into both passenger and commercial vehicles."We will establish deeply rooted ... Read more...

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More time for probe into graft plea against Dikshit


September 4th, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) A special court here Tuesday granted more time to the anti-corruption branch to file a status report on a corruption complaint against Chief Minister Sheila ... Read more...

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Tata Motors unveils Xenon pick-up


September 4th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Tata Motors, India's largest commercial vehicle manufacturer, Monday strengthened its product portfolio in the pick-up segment with the launch of its Xenon."The pick-up segment is growing ... Read more...

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Shutdown affects normal life in Assam


August 27th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Aug 27 (IANS) Normal life was affected in most districts in Assam Monday due to the 12-hour dawn-to-dusk shutdown called by the Bajrang Dal in protest against the recent ... Read more...

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Paint industry likely to see single digit growth 2012-13


August 22nd, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) The growth of the Indian paint industry (IPA) could shrink to single-digit this fiscal due to slackening demand following the slowdown in the automotive industry and ... Read more...

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Ashok Leyland’s sales grow, Bajaj Auto dip in July


August 2nd, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 2 (IANS) City-based commercial vehicle major Ashok Leyland Ltd closed July with higher sales compared to the number of vehicles sold during the same month in 2011, while ... Read more...

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Mahindra & Mahindra grows 19 percent in July


August 1st, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) Utility vehicle major Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd (M&M;) closed July with 19 percent growth in sales selling 47,059 units.In a statement issued Wednesday, M&M; said the ... Read more...

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Shriram Transport Finance to expand into rural areas


July 25th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 25 (IANS) Used truck financier Shriram Transport Finance Company is planning to expand its network to rural India where it sees good demand growth."Currently the company has around ... Read more...

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Tata Motors Group’s June sales up 6 percent


July 16th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors Group Monday reported an increase of six percent in its June global sales including healthy sales growth of Jaguar Land Rover ... Read more...

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Bosch unveils pressure washers for industrial use


July 14th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 13 (IANS) Global supplier of products and services Bosch group has forayed into outdoor cleaning segment by unveiling a range of high pressure washers for industrial use.Customised for ... Read more...

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China’s auto sales up nearly three percent


July 11th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 11 (IANS) China's automobile sales hit 9.6 million units in the first half of 2012, up 2.93 percent year-on-year, the auto industry association said Wednesday.Sales of passenger vehicles ... Read more...

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District judge to decide jurisdiction issue in Dikshit case


July 6th, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) A city court Friday sent the corruption case against Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit and others to the district and sessions judge for further consideration on ... Read more...

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Renault-Nissan’s Indian plant to cater to Danone’s mega order


July 5th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 5 (IANS) The Indian plant of Franco-Japanese Renault-Nissan Alliance will also cater to the 15,000 vehicle ordered by French food company Danone for its operations spread across 25 ... Read more...

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Complaint against Dikshit sent to higher court


July 5th, 2012 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Wednesday sent a complaint of corruption against Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and others to a higher court for considering its territorial jurisdiction.Hearing ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto’s June sales down six percent


July 2nd, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler major Bajaj Auto Monday reported a decline of six percent in its overall sales, including exports, in June which stood at 345,162 units ... Read more...

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Tata Motors halts production at Jamshedpur plant


June 28th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Ranchi, June 28 (IANS) Tata Motors Thursday halted production at its Jamshedpur plant for three days to adjust production targets with shrinking demand."Production at the Jamshedpur plant is being ... Read more...

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Tata Motors’ May sales up 12 percent


June 15th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors Friday reported an increase of 12 percent in its global sales, including that of Jaguar Land Rover brands, in May at ... Read more...

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Car sales growth lowest in last seven months


June 11th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Domestic passenger car sales recorded the slowest growth in the last seven months in May at 2.78 percent and stood at 1,63,229 units from 1,58,809 ... Read more...

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Court seeks police report on complaint against Dikshit


June 8th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A city court Friday asked Delhi Police to file a report on a complaint of corruption against Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit and others.Hearing a private ... Read more...

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Anti-pollution drive in Delhi from June 11


June 7th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Delhi government will launch an anti-pollution drive from June 11 during which private and commercial vehicles will be checked and fined if found running ... Read more...

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Tata Motors operationalises Karnataka plant


June 6th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dharwad (Karnataka), June 6 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors said Wednesday that its new unit in Dharwad, Karnataka, has started operations and would manufacture commercial vehicle models like the Ace ... Read more...

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Tata Motors sales rise 4 percent in May, Nano sales jump


June 1st, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Tata Motors Friday reported a four percent rise in total sales, including exports, in May that stood at 64,347 units against the like period of ... Read more...

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Private US spacecraft lands in Pacific Ocean


June 1st, 2012 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The first private spaceship, the Dragon, undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) Thursday, and landed in the Pacific Ocean.The Dragon's bell-shaped capsule plunged into ... Read more...

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Shutdown hits train traffic in Odisha


May 31st, 2012 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 31 (IANS) The movement of trains and commercial vehicles was hit in several parts of Odisha Thursday as the shutdown against the hike in petrol prices, ... Read more...

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Tata Motors scrip down on concerns over JLR


May 30th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) The scrip of automobile giant Tata Motors slid Wednesday as concern grew over the company's plans to expand capital expenditure on its Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) ... Read more...

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Ashok Leyland net in 2011-12 down by 10 percent


May 14th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Hit by higher finance cost, increased depreciation and a muted market in its southern strongholds, Hinduja group's flagship company Ashok Leyland posted around 10 percent reduction ... Read more...

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Volvo Eicher eyes 15 percent share of heavy commercial vehicles market


May 11th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 10 (IANS) Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV), a joint venture between Swedish auto major Volvo and India's Eicher Motors, is eyeing 15 percent share in the heavy commercial ... Read more...

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Life in Assam hit by shutdowns, blockade


May 7th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 7 (IANS) Normal life was disrupted across Assam Monday due to separate shutdowns called by two community-based groups in support of their demands and blockade of the national ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto’s April sales up four percent


May 2nd, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Two and three-wheeler major Bajaj Auto Wednesday reported a four percent increase in its total sales, including exports, in April at 381,590 units from 367,309 ... Read more...

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Tata Motors sales down 7 percent in April


May 1st, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors Tuesday reported a decline of 7 percent in its total sales including exports in April which stood at 60,086 units from ... Read more...

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Magma to roll out housing finance, gold loan business FY13


April 27th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 27 (IANS) Magma Fincorp will roll out housing finance and gold loan businesses this fiscal. The city-base non-banking finance company is also awaiting the insurance regulator's nod to ... Read more...

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Prices of China-made automobiles fall


April 11th, 2012 - 4:01 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 11 (IANS) The prices of China-made automobiles fell slightly last month while those of imported vehicles rose, the country's top planning agency said Tuesday.Prices of automobiles in March ... Read more...

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Gehlot presents populist budget with eye to coming polls


March 26th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 26 (IANS) With an eye to the coming state assembly elections by the end of next year, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, who also holds the finance ... Read more...

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