Palm expo opens in UAE

June 16th, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Ras al-Khaimah (UAE), June 15 (IANS/WAM) An exhibition of palm products opened in the UAE emirate of Ras al-Khaimah Friday.Crown prince of the emirate Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr ... Read more...

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Maritime expo opens in Athens

June 5th, 2012 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Athens, June 5 (IANS) An international maritime exhibition opened here Monday.Greek caretaker Prime Minister Panayiotis Pikrammenos inaugurated the five-day biennial Posidonia 2012, Xinhua reported.Over 1,800 exhibitors from 87 countries ... Read more...

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Chinese city to hold charity fair

May 7th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 7 (IANS) A charity-themed expo is scheduled to run July 12-14 in the south China metropolis of Shenzhen, Mayor Xu Qin said Monday.Titled "Development, Integration and Transparency", the ... Read more...

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Hazare’s movement showcased in photo-exhibition

April 8th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Social crusader Anna Hazare travelled from his native village Ralegan-Siddhi Mumbai for inaugurating an exhibition of photographs taken by the driver of a TV OB ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka to hold export meet

March 8th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 8 (IANS) Sri Lanka will hold an export exhibition this month to attract foreign investors, Xinhua reported Thursday.The expo themed "Partnering with the Hub of Asia" will be ... Read more...

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Arabic calligraphy expo opens in Dubai

February 18th, 2012 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 17 (IANS/WAM) An international Arabic calligraphy exhibition has opened here.The 7th Dubai International Exhibition for Arabic Calligraphy was opened Thursday by Federal National Council speaker Mohammed Al Murr. ... Read more...

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‘Scientists should be accountable’

February 6th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 6 (IANS) India's scientific community should learn to deal with public accountability while doing business with the private sector to avoid a repeat of the controversial Antrix-Devas ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host aviation expo

February 4th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 4 (IANS/WAM) The UAE will host an international aviation exhibition March 6-8 in Abu Dhabi, it was announced Saturday.It will be the region's first aviation expo, organiser ... Read more...

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Indians invited to invest in Sri Lanka

December 20th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Indians have been urged to invest in Sri Lanka, now that the long drawn ethnic conflict has ended.The appeal was made Tuesday by Sri Lanka's ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi army chief to review NDA passing-out parade

November 21st, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 21 (IANS) Bangladesh's Army chief, Gen. Mohammed Abdul Mubeen, will review the passing out parade of the 121st course of the prestigious National Defence Academy (NDA) here Nov ... Read more...

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100 world exhibitors at Mumbai cleanliness expo

November 3rd, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 3 (IANS) With the cleaning industry in India registering 40-50 percent growth, around 100 exhibitors from all over the world will participate in the eighth edition of Clean ... Read more...

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Defence expo in March 2012

October 10th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) The next edition of India's official defence exhibition, DefExpo, will be held in March next year, the defence ministry announced Monday.The biennial four-day exhibition, the ... Read more...

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Asian tourism fair opens in Dhaka

September 30th, 2011 - 3:57 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 30 (IANS) Twelve Asian nations, including India, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Nepal, are participating in a three-day tourism fair that kicked off here Thursday."Combined efforts in the promotion ... Read more...

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Zardari returns after China visit

September 3rd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari has returned to Pakistan after a three-day visit to Urumqi in Xingiang province of China and Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan.Zardari attended ... Read more...

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Zardari to begin China visit Tuesday

August 29th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 29 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari will begin his visit to China Tuesday, an official said Monday.Zardari will be in China till Sep 1. He is scheduled ... Read more...

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Pakistani women entrepreneurs showcase their craft

August 26th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 26 (IANS) Garments, leather goods, jewellery, handmade embroidery, dresses, decoration pieces, traditional pots, and bridal accessories are on display at a two-day exposition here of products made ... Read more...

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Stunt pilot dies in Kansas City

August 22nd, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kansas City, Aug 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A stunt pilot was killed instantly when his plane came flying downwards. The accident happened at the downtown Kansas City air show but the Missouri Department ... Read more...

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China sends escort fleet to Gulf of Aden

July 3rd, 2011 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 3 (IANS) A Chinese navy fleet comprising a frigate, destroyer and a supply ship was Saturday dispatched the Gulf of Aden on an escort mission, Xinhua reported.The ships ... Read more...

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10 killed in China accidents

May 7th, 2011 - 4:32 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 7 (IANS) At least six people were killed and 40 injured when a bus overturned in a highway in northwest China, while four people died in a ... Read more...

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UAE seeks to strengthen ties with Australia

May 6th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 5 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates is keen on developing its bilateral relations with Australia, UAE State Minister Reem Ibrahim Al Hashimi here said.Al Hashimi is heading the ... Read more...

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India to hold electrical tools expo in Dhaka

March 13th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 13 (IANS) India and Bangladesh will hold an exhibition of electrical goods and energy equipment here in May.The Kolkata-based Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) will organise the three-day ... Read more...

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UAE to hold defence expo

February 10th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 9 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will hold a defence exhibition from Feb 20 to showcase the country's military capabilities.A total of 151 UAE firms will exhibit their ... Read more...

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Fossilized ancient rabbit skull on display in Beijing

February 7th, 2011 - 3:53 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 7 (IANS) A fossilized skull of an ancient rabbit believed to be about 54 million years old was put on display here for visitors to mark the Chinese lunar year ... Read more...

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Visitors throng fashion and jewellery expo in Hyderabad

January 23rd, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Jan 23 (ANI): Aficionados of lifestyle converged in huge numbers at the ongoing fashion and jewellery expo here to have a glimpse at the attractive creations from fashion and jewellery designers.The ... Read more...

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Kerala to host India’s largest coir expo

January 12th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 12 (IANS) Around 250 national and international exhibitors will participate in the largest ever expo on Kerala coir and natural fibre products Feb 4-7 in Alappuzha. The event is being ... Read more...

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Nagaland aiming to reach out to bigger markets through handloom sector

December 2nd, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Dimapur (Nagaland), Dec.2 (ANI): The Government of Nagaland continues to host exhibitions to enable artisans and crafts persons to reach a bigger market.Recently, a handloom expo was held in Dimapur to ... Read more...

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Afghan handicrafts, dry fruits lure retailers at Delhi IITF

November 22nd, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.22 (ANI): Handicrafts and several other items made by women from Afghanistan lured retail buyers at the India International Trade (IITF) Fair 2010 here over the weekend.Traditional clothes and silver ... Read more...

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Drinking 100 pc fruit juice means higher intake of essential nutrients

November 10th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Fruit juice drinkers were more likely than non-consumers to meet recommended levels of certain key nutrients, reveal researchers at the Louisiana State University Agricultural Center and Baylor College ... Read more...

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China to host global aircraft expo Nov 16

November 9th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) About 70 aircraft models from across the globe will be showcased at the upcoming international aviation expo Nov 16 in China, a media report said Tuesday.The 8th China ... Read more...

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Woman panchayat leader shares experience with Obama

November 9th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) The interaction may have lasted just a few minutes, but for Sharmi Bai, panchayat leader of Abu Road block, in Sirohi district of Rajasthan, interacting with ... Read more...

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Sharjah to take part in World Travel Market expo

November 2nd, 2010 - 1:31 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Nov 1 (IANS/WAM) The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) will participate in the World Travel Market (WTM) expo in London from Nov 8-11.The four-day event is expected to draw ... Read more...

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Driverless vans complete 8,000 miles test drive from Italy to China

October 28th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Shanghai, Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 8,000 mile long journey of a driverless car from Italy to China has been completed successfully.The four electric cars were on a test drive. They were ... Read more...

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Kiwi porn king’s ‘female masturbating’ billboard banned

October 15th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 15 (ANI): Porn King Steve Crow is under fire for putting up a moving billboard displaying an image of a woman woman's naked pelvic area with a halved melon positioned ... Read more...

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Trade fair in Mumbai to bring Hong Kong brands to India

October 7th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 7 (IANS) The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) will hold a Lifestyle Expo of high-quality products and brands in Mumbai later this month to build partnerships between Indian retailers ... Read more...

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Just Born Marshmallow Peeps Halloween Surprise

September 29th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The famous candy maker 'Just Born' recently launched a new line of pumpkin-shaped marshmallow called Peeps. The candies are complete with a chocolate coating ... Read more...

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