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Iran to get full control of Bushehr in December


September 5th, 2012 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iran will be on its own with its first nuclear power plant after Russia officially hands Bushehr over at the end of December, a Russian ... Read more...

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Iranian first n-plant running at ‘full capacity’


September 1st, 2012 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti)Iran's first nuclear power station has begun operating at full capacity, a Russian firm said Friday.The plant's launch in August 2010 prompted Israel and other nations ... Read more...

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Kris Jenner wants her own talk show


July 19th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you think you have had too much of the Kardashians then get ready for one more. HollywoodLife.com has reported exclusively that Kris Jenner, the enigmatic ... Read more...

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Australian mining firm picks Wipro for IT solution


June 15th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 14 (IANS) Australian mining firm MMG has selected Indian IT bellwether Wipro Technologies for providing a key IT solution as its key strategic partner, the global software services ... Read more...

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French firm Altran expanding India operations


April 26th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 26 (IANS) French major Altran Technologies is expanding its operations in India to tap the domestic market and serve its global customers in aerospace, automotive, railways and energy ... Read more...

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Nicki Minaj new face of Pepsi


March 20th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 20 (IANS) Rapper Nicki Minaj has signed a multi-million dollar deal to front the campaign for Pepsi's new drink called Pop.Derek Jackson, head of Glu agency who ... Read more...

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Sarkozy promises technology transfer in fighter jet deal


January 31st, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy Tuesday said the multi-billion dollar deal for Dassault Aviation to supply advanced combat jets to Indian Air Force (IAF) will come ... Read more...

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India to pick combat fighter by mid-December


November 18th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 18 (IANS) India will pick by mid-December a Medium Multi-Role Combat Aircraft (MMRCA) in a multi-billion dollar deal, the Indian Air Force chief, Air Marshal Norman Anil ... Read more...

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HCL Technologies signs deal with Deutsche Bank


September 21st, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) HCL Technologies Wednesday said it had signed a five-year multi-million dollar deal with the Dutche bank's capital markets arm to provide it application support solutions."The ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Charlie Sheen shopping $10m tell-all book?


February 27th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 27 (ANI): Troubled actor Charlie Sheen is reportedly hunting for a 10-million-dollar deal to release his memoirs.He reportedly told gossip TMZ that he wants to lift the lid on ... Read more...

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ECB faces legal threat over ill-gotten’ Stanford gains


February 3rd, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.3 (ANI): The England and Wales Cricket board faces the threat of legal action to return 3.5 million dollars it received from the ill-fated deal with disgraced financier Sir Allen Stanford.According ... Read more...

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Airbus Lands Record $16B Order With IndiGo


January 12th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday a record jet order was revealed by Airbus in what they called the largest such order in the history of commercial aviation. The 15.6 billion dollar ... Read more...

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IPL owners ignore Anderson, seven other England Ashes heroes


January 10th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan.10 (ANI): Indian Premier League (IPL) owners have ignored fast bowler James Anderson and seven other Ashes winning England players in the two-day auction for the fourth edition of the event.Of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Baldwin slaps suit on Costner over BP oil spill share scam


December 24th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 24 (ANI): A friend of actor Stephen Baldwin has claimed that Kevin Costner cheated him out of millions in a scheme that stemmed from the devastating BP oil spill ... Read more...

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Glazers family all set to sell Manchester United


December 22nd, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): The Glazers family will sell Manchester United and there is no doubt about it, according to a top official.The news has now opened the door for the Qatar ... Read more...

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Johnson opts out of IPL gravy train


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 22 (ANI): Australian left-arm fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has opted out of the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), where he could have got a 1.5 million dollar ... Read more...

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Leighton Meester lands $3m Vera Wang fragrance deal


November 6th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 6 (ANI): Actress Leighton Meester has apparently landed a 3 million dollar deal to be the face of Vera Wang's new fragrance.The "Gossip Girl" star just signed a ... Read more...

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Pfizer to Buy King Pharmaceuticals for $3.6 Billion


October 13th, 2010 - 1:53 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday, Pfizer made the announcement that they will be purchasing King Pharmaceuticals in a 3.6 billion dollar deal which will only add to the portfolio of the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indian Air Force’s first C-130J Super Hercules takes to skies


October 6th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Marietta, Oct 6 (ANI): The first of six C-130J Super Hercules made for the Indian Air Force took to the skies for its maiden flight on Tuesday at Marietta in Georgia.To ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Large US firms borrowing money at ultra low interest, but not for giving jobs


October 4th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 4 (ANI): Large American corporations are borrowing vast sums of money for next to nothing, simply because they can, even as most people in the country continue to reel ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Leon Panetta to pressurise Pak to lie low over Kashmir issue, Indo-US arms deal


September 30th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 30 (ANI): Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director Leon Panetta is expected to visit Pakistan this week, reportedly for pressurising Islamabad to stay cool over the Indo-US arms deal and ... Read more...

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Jolie not writing any memoir


September 29th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) A representative for Angelina Jolie has dismissed rumours that the actress has signed a multi-million dollar deal to tell the story of her life in a new ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Supreme Court says Vodafone must pay up in Rs. 12,000 crore tax case


September 27th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 27 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday refused to grant relief to Vodafone in the Rs 12,000 crore tax case.While refusing to stay the Bombay High Court order, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

J.Lo hasn’t yet helped her old school despite huge ‘Idol’ deal


September 24th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 24 (ANI): While Jennifer Lopez has snagged a whopping 12 million dollar deal with 'American Idol', she hasn't as yet give some of her millions to her old ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pak fast bowler Irfan still awaiting NOC from PCB to play for Kolkata in IPL


September 11th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 11 (ANI): Pakistan fast bowler, Mohammad Irfan, has been waiting for a no-objection certificate (NOC) from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), to finalize a 75,000 dollar deal with Indian Premier ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Clint Eastwood turned down ‘Superman’ and ‘James Bond roles’


September 9th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 9 (ANI): Client Eastwood has revealed that he turned down roles like 'Superman' and 'James Bond' in his early career.The veteran actor said that he was offered a huge sum ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pak fast bowler Irfan seeks PCB’s permission to join Kolkata Knight Riders


September 9th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sep 9(ANI): Pakistan fast bowler Muhammad Irfan has sought the permission from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to finalize a 75,000 dollar deal with Indian Premier League (IPL) franchisee Kolkata Knight ... Read more...

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Aishwarya Chooses Privacy Over Million Dollar Deal


September 7th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bachchan family is known to have preferred to keep their family and personal life private. Recently, Amitabh Bachchan expressed publicly about his concern over privacy through ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lara Bingle lands $250K Speedo deal


July 29th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 29 (ANI): Australian model Lara Bingle has landed a 250,000-dollar deal with swimwear range Speedo.Bingle, the former fiancé of Australian cricketer Michael Clarke, was briefed about the deal at ... Read more...

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UK envoy to US says release of Lockerbie bomber was a mistake


July 16th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): Britain's ambassador to the United States, Sir Nigel Sheinwald, has admitted that freeing Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset Al-Megrahi from Scottish prison last year was a major mistake.Sheinwald's admission ... Read more...

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Russell Brand may host radio show again


June 30th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 30 (IANS) British comedian Russell Brand may host his own radio show in the US soon. The "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" star has been offered a multi-million dollar deal by Sirius ... Read more...

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Russell Brand eager to have children


June 30th, 2010 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (IANS) British comedian Russell Brand is eager to have kids with fiancee Katy Perry. "I'm envisaging one - it's a giant kid that's just pooed all over London! I ... Read more...

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No restriction on Pak over use of F-16s : PAF chief


June 28th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 28 (ANI): Pakistan Air Force (PAF) chief Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman has said that the PAF would utilise all its assets, including the newly inducted F-16 fighter ... Read more...

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PAF inducts three F-16s received from US in its fleet


June 27th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) on Sunday formally inducted the first three of the 18 F-16 C/D Block 52 fighter jets bought from the US into its ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US to deliver first three of 18 F-16s to Pak today


June 26th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 26 (ANI): The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) would receive the first three of the 18 F-16 fighter jets from the US today (Saturday).Three F-16s are scheduled to arrive at ... Read more...

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