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Spain, Egypt to create consortium to foster investment


September 11th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Sep 11 (IANS/EFE) Spain's foreign minister announced here Monday the creation of a Spanish-Egyptian consortium to foster bilateral investment and business activity."We're going to get a Spanish-Egyptian consortium under ... Read more...

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India assures US business of a level playing field


June 14th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 14 (IANS) Assuring US businesses of "a level playing field" and "total transparency", India has invited them to take advantage of enormous business opportunities offered by India's plans ... Read more...

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India welcomes Pakistan’s move towards MFN


March 1st, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) India Thursday welcomed Pakistan's decision to move from the "positive list" to a short "negative list," a key step towards towards granting most favoured ... Read more...

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India calls for stepping up anti-terror effort with Israel


January 10th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 10 (IANS) India has called for scaling up counter-terror and economic cooperation with Israel, which has emerged as it second largest supplier of sophisticated military weapons."My visit primarily ... Read more...

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Israel backs India for UN permanent seat


January 10th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 10 (IANS) Hailing India as the "greatest democracy on earth" and "a great culture", Israel has backed India for a permanent seat on the expanded United Nations Security ... Read more...

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Fascinating post-mortem of Indian Left (IANS Book Review)


November 22nd, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Book: "Leftism in India 1917-1947"; Author: Satyabrata Rai Chowdhuri; Publisher:Macmillan; Price: Rs.375In 254 crisp and scholarly pages (including a rich bibliography), this may well be the ultimate work on Indian Leftists ... Read more...

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India pitches for global strategy to fight piracy


November 14th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 14 (IANS) India Monday pitched for a collective global strategy and a joint naval task force to fight the scourge of piracy, that could also include other powers ... Read more...

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India, Nigeria to strengthen economic ties


March 17th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) India and Nigeria Thursday pledged to further strengthen economic ties so that they are commensurate with their "excellent" political ties.This was agreed in a ... Read more...

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Russia flays Pakistan over 26/11, backs India for UNSC, NSG (Roundup)


December 21st, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Underlining their "privileged strategic partnership," India and Russia Tuesday inked a raft of agreements worth billions of dollars, including a contract to jointly build advanced stealth ... Read more...

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Russia asks Pakistan to push 26/11 probe, backs India for UNSC, NSG (Second Lead)


December 21st, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Underlining their "privileged strategic partnership," India and Russia Tuesday inked a raft of agreements worth billions of dollars, including a contract for jointly building a fifth ... Read more...

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Russia confident about India’s Security Council seat


December 20th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) A day before talks between leaders of the two countries, Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov Monday vigorously reiterated his country's support for India's bid for ... Read more...

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Indian, Russian companies ink lucrative deals, target $20 bn trade (Lead)


December 20th, 2010 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Indian and Russian companies Monday signed a clutch of deals worth over $1 billion in diverse areas ranging from pharmaceuticals to IT and telecom as the ... Read more...

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Strategic experts caution over increasing face-offs along China border


June 9th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): Giving an alarming view of the poor border infrastructure, strategic experts have cautioned that increasing face-offs along the China border may lead to firings and skirmishes as ... Read more...

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India, China working for practical solution to border issue: PM


April 14th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS) Ahead of his meeting with Chinese President Hu Jintao in Brazil, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said India and China were working hard to find "pragmatic solution" ... Read more...

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No drift in India-US ties: Manmohan


April 14th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 14 (IANS) Discounting suggestions that Indo-US relations were in a drift or were not as warm as they used to be under the previous Bush administration, Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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Dr. Singh foresees more economic relations with China


April 14th, 2010 - 10:16 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): Before leaving for Brazil to attend the BRIC and IBSA summits in Brasilia, The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, categorically told the media that while there are certain ... Read more...

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With security, trade on mind, Japanese PM arrives in India Sunday


December 25th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama begins his three-day visit to India Sunday that will focus on expanding the security dialogue and adding greater economic content to ... Read more...

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Pratibha Patil begins Britain visit with Diaspora meet


October 26th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Oct 26 (IANS) Pratibha Patil arrived here Monday -- becoming only the third Indian President to come to Britain on a state visit -- for three days ... Read more...

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India eager to strengthen ties with Nepal


August 19th, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Wednesday said that New Delhi wants to build its relationship with Kathmandu.Krishna met Nepal Prime Minister Madhav Kumar ... Read more...

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British MPs to focus on economic ties with India


February 10th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) Former cabinet ministers and other senior British MPs are to launch a new group aimed at developing economic partnership between India and Britain in the midst of a ... Read more...

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Kashmir issue to be resolved according to UN resolutions: Sharif


December 15th, 2007 - 3:05 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 15 (ANI): Former premier Nawaz Sharif, while announcing the election manifesto of his party, has said that every effort would be made to resolve the issue of Jammu and Kashmir, ... Read more...

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