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Experts look at positives of Rio Earth Summit


July 2nd, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Though the Rio Earth Summit held last month did not come up with any major outcomes, but it did provide a wide canvas of concepts ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Durban climate negotiations to heat up in second week


December 4th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) As the divide between the rich and poor nations remained wide open during the first week of the climate change negotiations at Durban, all eyes ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

South-South cooperation to benefit LDCs: Report


November 17th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) South-South cooperation can be conducive to the emergence of an effective and stronger state in the least developed countries (LDCs), according to a latest report ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India lauds China’s economic reforms, progress


September 26th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 26 (IANS) India Monday lauded China for transforming its economy and said New Delhi can learn many lessons from Beijing's progress."China's economic reforms began a decade and more ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Champions League Twenty20 to feature 10 teams


May 24th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) The Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20), scheduled to be held in South Africa Sep 10-26, will feature 10 teams, the governing council of CLT20 confirmed Monday. Teams from India, Australia, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Student laptops help improve classroom performance


January 22nd, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): A new collection of research suggests that one computer per student leads to better performance.The findings of the studies, published by Boston College's Lynch School of Education, have ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

US official discusses northeast development


December 11th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Dec 11 (IANS) A top US official has discussed with Sri Lankan business leaders ways to rebuild the war-hit northern and eastern parts of the country. The American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Cricket Australia announces revamped second-tier competition to develop spinners


October 1st, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct.1 (ANI): Cricket Australia has announced a revamped second-tier competition aimed to encourage young players and especially spin bowlers.Each second XI team, from the six Sheffield Shield sides plus the ACT, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

North Eastern Region Vision 2020 document outlines strategies for peace


February 26th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Panchayati Raj Minister Mani Shankar Aiyar today said that the North Eastern Region (NER) Vision 2020 document outlines the goals, identifies the challenges and suggests implementation strategies ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Shilpa joins IPL bandwagon, buys stake in Rajasthan Royals (Roundup)


February 3rd, 2009 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) Shilpa Shetty Tuesday became the latest Bolywood star to join the Indian Premier League (IPL) bandwagon when she and London-based NRI businessman Raj Kundra bought a 11.7 percent ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Manipuris discuss militancys impact on development


March 17th, 2008 - 9:41 pm ICT by admin
Imphal, March 17 (ANI): People from various walks of life in Manipur participated in a workshop to discuss the impact of insurgency on development in the State. The discussion titled "Voices ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Four Indian managers to participate in convergys’ emerging leaders program


February 26th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI/Business Wire India): Four Indian managers at Convergys Corporation (NYSE: CVG), a global leader in relationship management, have been selected to participate in Convergys' Emerging Leaders Program in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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