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Brazil’s economy growing again, says finance chief


September 20th, 2012 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 20 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian economy is accelerating after a slow first half of 2012 and will remain on a growth trajectory, the country's finance minister said Wednesday in ... Read more...

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Pranab to address US-India economic summit Monday


June 26th, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will Monday address senior officials of the US government and top Indian and American businesses at an economic summit in ... Read more...

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India, Africa trade to touch $70 bn by 2015: Minister


May 20th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Trade between India and Africa will touch $70 billion by 2015 even as the South Asian economic giant has become a leading investor in the ... Read more...

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India offers incentives to increase trade with Bangladesh


April 23rd, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) India-Bangladesh trade is set to grow further this fiscal with the South Asian economic giant offering a 25 percent increase in tariff free apparel ... Read more...

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Benefit from Indian IT expertise, Sachin Pilot tells Africa


March 28th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) African countries can benefit by availing of Indian consultancy services in the software and technology solutions space as the South Asian economic giant has ... Read more...

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Invest in Indian jewellery sector: Anand Sharma


March 26th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma has urged global jewellery brands to invest more in India if they want to tap the huge market of ... Read more...

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Churchill’s policies led to Bengal famine: Writer


December 20th, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Britain rose as an economic giant in the early 20th century at the cost of millions in the 1942-43 Bengal famine as, instead of sending ... Read more...

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India in second place in Forbes Asia’s “Best Under A Billion” list


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Singapore, Sep.2 (ANI): Indian animated movie maker Compact Disc India and software company Micro Technologies continue to members of Forbes Asia's "Best Under A Billion" list, even as 151 new companies have ... Read more...

Posted in World |

South Korea president to visit India, Posco boost likely


January 15th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) India is set to roll out the red carpet for South Korean President Lee Myung-bak when he comes here as chief guest for the Jan 26 ... Read more...

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Kerala stockbrokers renamed Geojit BNP Paribas


April 23rd, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Leading Kerala-based retail stockbroking firm Geojit Financial Services Ltd was Thursday renamed Geojit BNP Paribas. BNP Paribas, the Paris-based banking group said it has become the largest shareholder ... Read more...

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Americans watch the India story - from Indus valley to Bangalore


January 6th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 6 (IANS) From the Indus Valley civilisation to the 21st century, India's story through the ages unfolds before television audiences in the US with the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) telecasting ... Read more...

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War no option, India should sustain global pressure: Tharoor


December 11th, 2008 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) India should mount “sustained international pressure” on Pakistan to dismantle terror camps and press the UN to take action against Islamabad for reneging on its anti-terror obligations, ... Read more...

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Singapore school introduces India studies programme


November 23rd, 2008 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 23 (IANS) India's economic growth has spurred one of Singapore's leading high schools to introduce an India studies programme to give its students a better understanding of the history, culture ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

China far ahead, but Kazakhstan still desires India alliance


October 26th, 2008 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Astana, Oct 26 (IANS) Despite being slow off the block, India can still build close economic and trade ties with oil and mineral rich Kazakhstan as the country is keen to attract ... Read more...

Posted in India |

Plus points trump the minuses on Independence Day


August 14th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
(Commentary) By Amulya Ganguli It is not beyond the realms of possibility that this year's Independence Day will prove to be, in retrospect, more memorable than any in the recent past. The claim ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

61 years on, India triumphs odds to celebrate Independence Day


August 14th, 2008 - 7:01 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli India's 61st Independence Day Aug 15 this year will prove to be, perhaps in retrospect, more memorable than any in the recent past. The claim may seem exaggerated in the ... Read more...

Posted in India |

India takes largest share of US investment in Asia-Pacific


July 29th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Singapore, July 29 (DPA) US investments in Asia grew 12 percent last year with the biggest jump coming in India, where acquisitions in the information sector propelled the increase, media reported Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Moody’s expects tightening of India’s monetary policy


June 3rd, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Terming price rise as a threat to social stability in India, a noted global rating agency feels the country's central bank may take further steps to tighten ... Read more...

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Have faith in India, best yet to come: Manmohan


April 18th, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) "India is on the move. I invite you to be partners in India's progress," Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told top strategic experts from a Britain-based think tank ... Read more...

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Official website launched for Volvo Ocean Race India Stopover


April 5th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by admin
By Juhan Samuel Kochi, Apr 5 (ANI): The official Website of the world famous Volvo Ocean Race for its India stopover was recently launched in Kerala. The official website 'volvoracecochin.com' was ... Read more...

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New Zealand Government to probe visa denials to Indian delegation


November 14th, 2007 - 2:52 am ICT by admin
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Posted in World |

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