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‘Economic connectivity precondition for South Asia political stability’

July 13th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Expanded economic connectivity through trade and investment is the precondition for political stability in South Asia, Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai said here Friday.He was speaking ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Networks, not size, determine cities’ economic prosperity

August 31st, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 31 (ANI): A city's well-connected networks play a role in its economic prosperity and not its size, says a new study.Michigan State University sociologist Zachary Neal found that the rise ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

World Cup: Pakistan football makers have a ball

June 30th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Igor G. Barbero Sialkot (Pakistan), June 30 (IANS/EFE) The replica of the ball of the World Cup in South Africa and most of the 40 million footballs that the big brands sell ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Corporates can invest in national security programme: India Inc

November 9th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) As the 26/11 attack anniversary draws closer, a business forum Monday noted that terrorism has the capability to "create unforeseen global crisis" and suggested that ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Colombia to build 1,800 km highway to link with Venezuela

October 21st, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Oct 21 (IANS) With an aim to improve trade in the region, Colombia is planning to build a nearly 1,800-km highway to link its Pacific coastal region with Venezuela, EFE news ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China, not India to be focus of US attention in rising Asia

May 1st, 2008 - 11:16 am ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 1 (IANS) China will be the focus of American attention in the 21st century with the rise of Asia as China, India, Japan and emerging powers compete for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Iran’s nuclear pursuits threat to Europe: Sarkozy

March 21st, 2008 - 11:24 pm ICT by admin
DPA Cherbourg (France), March 21 (DPA) French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Friday that the country's nuclear arsenal was "strictly defensive," and warned that Iran's nuclear pursuits were a threat to European security. Speaking ... Read more...

Posted in World |