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Work on international stadium at Lucknow gains momentum


August 25th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 25 (IANS) The ambitious project of building an international class stadium and cricket academy in the state capital has gained momentum with the appointment of three companies as ... Read more...

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Chinese company to supply Olympics pin badges for 2016 Rio Games


August 5th, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Beijing Huajiang Culture Development Co. Ltd. has secured a contract to provide Olympic pins badges to the next edition to be held in Rio de Janeiro ... Read more...

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China sends 10,000 tablet computers to Thailand


June 21st, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 21 (IANS) A Chinese company has sent 10,000 tablet computers to Thailand, where the government plans to hand the devices to grade 1 primary school students.The tablets were ... Read more...

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Four die from cyanide poisoning in China


June 10th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 10 (IANS) Four workers have died and two were hospitalised after being poisoned by cyanide at a chemical plant in east China, officials said Sunday.The incident took place ... Read more...

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China races to build world’s second tallest skyscraper


December 28th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Dec 28 (IANS) Work crews have completed the foundation for the world's second tallest building one month ahead of schedule and are now constructing the ground structure of the ... Read more...

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Dutch airlines to buy Chinese gutter oil


November 29th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 29 (IANS) The KLM Royal Dutch Airlines plans to buy old cooking oil collected from restaurant gutters in China for use as fuel in its commercial fleet.SkyNRG, one ... Read more...

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Now robots become chefs in Chinese restaurant


February 18th, 2011 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Feb 18 (IANS) Visitors to a fast-food restaurant in Shanghai may be pleasantly surprised when they are served food cooked by two robot chefs.The robot chefs at the Wishdoing restaurant on ... Read more...

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Bangladesh Grameen Bank denies diverting millions of aid money to other projects


December 4th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Dec 4 (ANI): Bangladeshi micro-credit pioneer Grameen Bank's Muhammad Yunus has described allegations of diverting millions of dollars of aid money from the bank, as "total fabrication and baseless."The BBC quoted ... Read more...

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Malaysian firm set to become first to produce antibiotic-free eggs


July 9th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 9 (ANI): A Malaysian company hopes to become the first in Asia to produce antibiotic-free chicken eggs.According to The Star, Luheng Agriculture Technology Sdn Bhd has come up with ... Read more...

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Belgium improves the quality and volume of its aid for poorest countries


June 10th, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by BNO News
PARIS (BNO NEWS) – Belgium continues its commitment to improve the quality and volume of its aid for poorest partner countries, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) announced on Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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12 Tata firms keen to invest in Karnataka, says official


May 31st, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 31 (IANS) At least 12 companies of the $70-billion Tata Group have shown interest in investing in Karnataka and help develop infrastructure, a senior official said Monday. "A delegation of ... Read more...

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Scottish author’s one-post-a-day Twitter book will finish in 2025!


October 24th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): A Scottish author has found a rather difficult way to write his new book-by posting each sentence on the micro-blogging website Twitter.Peter Urpeth yesterday began posting his novel, ... Read more...

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Repco Infra eyes Rs.100-crore projects in Tamil Nadu


October 3rd, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 3 (IANS) City-based Repco Infrastructure Development Co is in talks with the Tamil Nadu government to develop vacant land on build-operate-transfer (BOT) basis. "We are discussing various BOT projects with the ... Read more...

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Dunlop to resume production in Sahaganj factory soon


September 3rd, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Kolkata-based tyre manufacturer Dunlop India will resume production at its Sahaganj factory in West Bengal around the Durga Puja festival in late September, a top company official said ... Read more...

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Prolonged power cuts result in shutdown of industries in Kanpur


August 11th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by ANI
Kanpur, Aug 11 (ANI): The once flourishing industries of Kanpur is facing problems due to the prolonged power cuts, forcing the industrialists to either shutdown their business or seek alternatives.The industrialists ... Read more...

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Dunlop may shut West Bengal unit again


July 25th, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 25 (IANS) Tyre maker Dunlop India may suspend operations at its Sahaganj factory in West Bengal if electricity connection is not restored within 15 days, a top official said here ... Read more...

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Two Nigerians held in Delhi for lottery fraud


May 27th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Two Nigerians have been arrested here for cheating internet users by promising them lottery money and then taking "money transfer charges" from them, police said Wednesday. The ... Read more...

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Cleveland Cavaliers promise to set their records straight


May 27th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
The Cleveland Cavaliers are all set to play in one of their most important series in recent times- the Eastern Conference finals. The two most important people in the team that are ... Read more...

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L&T bags orders worth Rs.518.2 crore


May 19th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Engineering and construction major Larsen and Toubro (L&T) Tuesday said its Oman subsidiary had secured three orders worth Rs.518.2 crore ($108.5 million) in the Gulf country. Out of ... Read more...

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Tata group launches low-cost housing programme


May 6th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Tata Housing Development Co Wednesday launched a low cost housing project under the banner 'Shubh Griha', offering property in the price band of Rs.3.9 lakh to Rs.6.7 lakh ... Read more...

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Kasab asks to meet Waghmare, terror trial to begin April 15 (Lead)


April 6th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Mohammed Ajmal Amir alias Kasab, the lone Pakistani terrorist captured alive in the 26/11 attack, Monday expressed a desire to meet his advocate Anjali Waghmare as the special ... Read more...

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Agriculture extension systems should be strengthened in India


February 18th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by admin
By Amit DwivediThe arrangements for agricultural extension in India have grown, over the last five decades, in terms of activities, organizational types and available manpower. However, public investments in agriculture, (investments in ... Read more...

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Joint venture for upgrading Nagpur airport approved


February 11th, 2009 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) The government Wednesday approved a joint venture between the Airports Authority of India (AAI) and Maharashtra Airport Development Co (MADC) - promoted by the Maharashtra government - ... Read more...

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Boeing signs deal with Maharashtra Airport Development Co.


January 31st, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Jan 31 (IANS) Aircraft maker Boeing Saturday signed a land lease agreement with Maharashtra Airport Development Co. (MADC) for setting up a $100-million maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility."We will have ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh hopes financial crises wont result in job losses


November 3rd, 2008 - 10:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday asked India Inc to refrain from knee-jerk reactions like lay-offs after admitting that India was not untouched by the global ... Read more...

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Shirdi airport project gets approval


June 25th, 2008 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 25 (IANS) Shirdi, renowned for its Sai Baba temple, will soon be on India's air map, proving a boon to religious tourism in Maharashtra. The state government Wednesday announced its ... Read more...

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Bayern Munich to open football academy in West Bengal


April 29th, 2008 - 8:18 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 29 (IANS) One of the leading football clubs in Europe, FC Bayern Munich, has evinced interest to set up a football academy in West Bengal, Kolkata-based real estate major Bengal ... Read more...

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Oman to have $1-bn healthcare city


March 18th, 2008 - 6:46 pm ICT by admin
(Gulf Business Capsule)Dubai, March 18 (IANS) Majan Development Co (MDC) has become the latest to enter Oman's booming real estate market, announcing that it is planning a 400 million Omani riyals ($1 ... Read more...

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Bahrain starts work on Middle East’s biggest healthcare project


February 25th, 2008 - 9:06 pm ICT by admin
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, Feb 25 (IANS) Bahrain's Ithmaar Development Co (IDC) has awarded a $69-million contract to Boskalis Westminster Middle East to start reclamation work in the country's northeast coast for what ... Read more...

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