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UP to wrap up arrangements for Haj pilgrims by Sep 11


September 3rd, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 3 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Monday asked officials to complete all arrangements by Sep 11 for the departure of Haj pilgrims from the state.In separate letters written ... Read more...

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Olympics: Indian boxers Vijender, Jai Bhagwan shine (Second Lead)


July 29th, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Boxers Vijender Singh and his childhood friend Jai Bhagwan set the record straight for India, after the disappointment of Shiva Thapa, as they made their way ... Read more...

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Olympics boxing: Jai Bhagwan marches into round of 16 (Lead)


July 29th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Inspired by chants of "India, India" resonating in the ExCeL London Exhibition Centre, boxer Jai Bhagwan outclassed his Seychelles' opponent Andrique Allisop 18-8 in the lightweight ... Read more...

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Now an event solely dedicated to footwear


March 7th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) After so many fashion events focusing on apparels, the first edition of India Shoes and Accessories Forum 2012 (ISAF) will focus on footwear and leather accessories ... Read more...

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Moscow shops selling cat fur coats?


January 16th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Moscow police are checking retail outlets following reports that some of them were selling Chinese fur coats made of domestic cat skins.An animal protection group ... Read more...

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Anna Hazare starts new blog


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Ralegan-Siddhi (Maharashtra), Nov 22 (IANS) Activist Anna Hazare Tuesday launched a new blog, an aide said.The blog has a lone opening article penned by Hazare - 'Curbing Corruption and ... Read more...

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Kashmir: Nostalgically frozen in time


October 16th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 16 (IANS) The salubrious heights of Kashmir stand frozen -- somewhat early in the year perhaps -- but with a difference. An exhibition of photographs, dated between 1857 and ... Read more...

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NEDFi to back foreign investors’ projects in northeast


February 9th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 9 (IANS) The state-owned North Eastern Development Finance Corporation (NEDFi) is keen to provide financial support to single or joint venture projects involving foreign investors, a top official said here ... Read more...

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Indian envoy welcomed by Sharjah ruler


December 28th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Dec 27 (IANS/WAM) The new Indian Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, M.K. Lokesh, was Monday welcomed by Sharjah ruler Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi. Sheikh Sultan, who is also ... Read more...

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Janet Jackson to start 2011 tour in Hong Kong


December 23rd, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): Singer Janet Jackson's 35-date 2011 world tour will start in Hong Kong.She had asked her website followers to pick the site of her first Number Ones show and ... Read more...

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Post office, food courts, tented township - all set for Congress plenary


December 15th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Food courts resembling airport hangars, a conference hall large enough for a sprint race, rows of neatly laid out tents and even a post ... Read more...

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President Patil opens Indian centre in Sharjah


November 25th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 25 (IANS/WAM) Indian President Pratibha Patil and ruler of Sharjah Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi have inaugurated the Indian Trade Exhibition Centre in Sharjah, it was announced ... Read more...

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Patil inaugurates trade centre, asks UAE to join India’s second Green Revolution


November 25th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Sharjah (UAE), Nov 25 (ANI): To make businessmen reach out to the lucrative Gulf region, visiting Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Thursday inaugurated the India Trade and Exhibition Centre (ITEC), and ... Read more...

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President Patil to visit UAE, Syria to boost trade ties


November 19th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): To further boost India's economic ties with the Gulf region and to promote trade, tourism and investment, President Pratibha Devisingh Patil will be paying a state visit ... Read more...

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Mumbai diamond heist solved, suspects held in Dubai (Third Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) The four jewel thieves - three Mexicans including a woman and a Venezuelan - who carried out the audacious diamond heist worth over Rs.6.6 crore from the India ... Read more...

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Mumbai diamond heist cracked, Interpol help sought (Second Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) Three Mexican nationals carried out the daring diamond heist worth over Rs.6.6 crore from the India International Jewellery Show-2010 here and fled to Dubai, police said Tuesday, adding ... Read more...

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Rs.6.6 cr diamond heist cracked, Interpol help sought (Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) The daring diamond heist of over Rs.6.6 crore from the India International Jewellery Show-2010 here was the handiwork of three Mexican nationals who have fled to Dubai, police ... Read more...

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Rs.6.5 crore diamond heist: Mexican culprits flee to Dubai


August 24th, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) The daring diamond heist of over Rs.6.5 crore from the India International Jewellery Show-2010 here has been cracked by the police on the basis of CCTV footage and ... Read more...

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International food and wine expo in Mumbai next year


June 15th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Showcasing leading national and international brands of food and wine, the third edition of 'Taste' - a trade show dedicated to wine, spirits, food and hospitality industries - ... Read more...

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Tagore plaques in China shine again thanks to Patil


June 3rd, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt Shanghai, June 3 (IANS) "The world talks to me with its pictures and I reply with the music from my soul." A plaque containing these immortal lines by Nobel ... Read more...

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Gujarat kickstarts golden jubilee celebrations


May 1st, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, May 1 (IANS) Gujarat kicked off a year of festivities to mark it's golden jubilee when Chief Minister Narendra Modi, accompanied by former deputy prime minister L.K. Advani, Saturday laid ... Read more...

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Oil exploration, trade on Hasina’s Beijing agenda


March 14th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 14 (IANS) Getting China to join the race for hydrocarbons in the Bay of Bengal and bridging the bilateral trade gap are high on Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's ... Read more...

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‘Indo-US ties a model for Bangladesh and China’


February 24th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 24 (IANS) Bangladesh wants to engage in "a pro-active and balanced diplomacy" with China, akin to the relationship between India and the US, a senior ruling Awami League leader ... Read more...

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Hasina may visit China next month


February 15th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 15 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina may visit China next month and the details of the trip were being worked out, the Chinese envoy here has said. The visit ... Read more...

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Now, Wallace and Gromit-style gadget that cooks breakfast automatically!


October 28th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): For all those people who feel too lazy to prepare their own morning meals, scientists have come up with a machine in the style of Wallace and Gromit ... Read more...

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Mumbai cop ‘catches’ a python!


October 21st, 2009 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai Oct 20 (IANS) A Mumbai policemasn notched a different kind of a 'catch' Tuesday - a full-grown python from a thickly-populated residential area. Returning home Tuesday morning after a night duty, sub-inspector ... Read more...

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It’s India’s Madame Tussauds - with Gandhian theme (With Images)


August 25th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Kolhapur (Maharashtra), Aug 25 (IANS) Children studying gurukul style in the shade of a tree, farmers having lunch in the fields, cowherds milking their cows...The scene is that of a ... Read more...

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CII team to meet Indonesian leaders, captains of industry


August 3rd, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.3 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with the support of Embassy of India, Jakarta, and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, is organizing the "Made ... Read more...

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Kerala to set up Rs.250-crore trade centre


June 30th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 30 (IANS) The Kerala State Industrial Development Corp (KSDIC) has tied up with Fertilisers and Chemicals Travancore Ltd (FACT) to set up a world class trade and exhibition centre in ... Read more...

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Noel Gallagher’s ’scary fun’ at Taiwan gig


April 11th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 11 (ANI): Oasis' Noel Gallagher confessed getting jittery after enthusiastic fans shook up their venue walls during a performance in Taiwan.The rockers played their tunes in front of 18,000 admirers ... Read more...

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Prayers in Leicester for Mumbai terror victims


November 29th, 2008 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Leicester, Nov 29 (IANS) A series of memorial services and prayers were conducted in Leicester to protest the Mumbai terror strikes and mourn the dead, including those with relatives in this city.Leicester ... Read more...

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Sharjah to have Indian trade centre within 15 months


November 19th, 2008 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Nov 19 (IANS) A new Indian Trade and Exhibition Centre to promote Indian trade and business in the Middle Eastern and North African markets will come up here within the next ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi government to launch new job portal


October 13th, 2008 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 13 (IANS) The Abu Dhabi government has announced plans to launch a new virtual job portal to support business in the emirate.The new portal will be launched Oct 19 at ... Read more...

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China to provide cultural feast during Olympics


July 29th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 29 (Xinhua) The Beijing Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (BOCOG) will provide a variety of unique cultural activities during the coming sports gala in August. The Ministry of Culture, ... Read more...

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Malaysia Govt hopes Indian shopping festival will boost business ties


June 3rd, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 3 (ANI): The Malaysian Government hopes that local and Indian businessmen will use the Global Indian Shopping Festival being held here as an opportunity to further strengthen business ... Read more...

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