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RBI, budget big let down for Indian markets (Weekly market review)


March 17th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Indian equities markets closed on a quiet note as several key events like the monetary policy and the federal budget failed to enthuse investors.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Inflation still a concern for RBI as rates left unchanged (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Containing inflation remains the foremost priority for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), which decided Thursday to keep key interest rates unchanged in its mid-quarter ... Read more...

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ADB says China’s GDP to grow 9.6 percent in 2011 (Second Lead)


April 6th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, April 6 (IANS) China's economy is expected to grow 9.6 percent in 2011 as fixed asset investment remains a key driver, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in ... Read more...

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China’s GDP to grow 9.6 percent in 2011: ADB (Lead)


April 6th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, April 6 (IANS) China's economy is expected to grow 9.6 percent in 2011 as fixed asset investment remains a key driver, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in ... Read more...

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NASA debunks one alternate theory to dark energy


March 15th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 15 (ANI): Astronomers have ruled out an alternate theory on the nature of dark energy by using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope.The theory was ruled out after recalculating the expansion ... Read more...

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Now, measure universe 3 times farther using super-sharp radio ‘eye’


February 21st, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): Scientists have managed to increase their ability to measure the cosmos three times farther thanks to the super-sharp radio 'vision' of astronomy's most precise telescope.This may have ... Read more...

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German economy records biggest contraction in 60 years


January 13th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 13 (DPA) The German economy last year posted its biggest contraction since the Second World War as the global financial crisis engulfed Europe's economic powerhouse, the nation's statistics office ... Read more...

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German economy shrank 4.8 percent in 2009


January 13th, 2010 - 8:25 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 13 (DPA) The German economy shrunk by 4.8 percent last year as the global financial crisis engulfed Europe's economic powerhouse, the nation's statistics office is forecast to say Wednesday. But ... Read more...

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Economic gloom lifting in Europe, surveys show


August 21st, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 21 (DPA) The economic gloom which descended on Europe over the last 12 months is slowly continuing to lift, with key surveys released Friday showing industry confidence gaining ground this ... Read more...

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The day the Universe froze


May 9th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 9 (ANI): A new model for dark energy has suggested that the Universe froze about 11.5 billion years ago, when it was a quarter of the size it is today.The ... Read more...

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Economy will grow between 6.1-6.5 percent: CII


May 3rd, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The Indian economy is expected to grow by 6.1-6.5 percent during 2009-10 owing to high growth in key sectors like agriculture and services, according to an industry ... Read more...

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Star Trek warp drive comes closer to reality


August 17th, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug 17 (ANI): Star Trek fantasies of interstellar civilisations and voyages powered by warp drive may no longer be the exclusive domain of science fiction writers, with two physicists from ... Read more...

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Gloss rubs off Australia’s shiny economy


March 22nd, 2008 - 9:19 am ICT by admin
By Sid Astbury Sydney, March 22 (DPA) Unemployment at a 33-year low, a debt-free government, inflation in check and the best-ever terms of trade for Australia's minerals delivering a 16th year of economic ... Read more...

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