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Delhiites throng Pragati Maidan on last day of book fair


September 9th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) It was a packed house at Pragati Maidan here Sunday as crowds thronged the venue on the last day of the 18th Delhi Book Fair ... Read more...

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Seven students to represent India at US science fair


April 26th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Seven school students from across the country who excelled in a national science project will go to the US to compete with more than 1,600 ... Read more...

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Book fair concludes, sees over 700,000 visitors


March 4th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Focused on youth and children, the biennial World Book Fair New Delhi, organized by the National Book Trust (NBT) concluded Sunday, after registering over 700,000 ... Read more...

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New website for audio books launched at World Book Fair


February 26th, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Reado, a website of one of India's biggest audio books company, Think Ink Media Inc, was launched Saturday at the World Book Fair 2012 with ... Read more...

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Pakistani traders do brisk business at trade fair


November 21st, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Traditional cotton textiles with embroidery, aromatic spices and handicrafts are among a wide array of goods that have emerged as huge hits for the Pakistani ... Read more...

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Himachal exhibits artefacts at trade fair


November 17th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The centuries-old, globally acclaimed dying art forms of Himachal Pradesh are displayed at the on-going India International Trade Fair here, an official said Thursday.Live demonstration ... Read more...

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Extra metro trains for trade fair


November 17th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The Delhi Metro will run 15 additional trains to manage the anticipated heavy crowds to the Pragati Maidan Metro station, located near the India International ... Read more...

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South African handicrafts huge draw at Delhi trade fair


November 16th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Ceramics printed with ethnic African scenery, natural textiles featuring vibrant Zulu prints and animal trophies crafted with wire mesh from Cape Town are a huge ... Read more...

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Food, handicrafts galore at trade fair


November 12th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Come Monday, the capital will host around 6,000 exhibitors displaying everything from regional handicrafts to international products, which will vie for buyers' attention alongside lip-smacking ... Read more...

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Indian language literature goes to Frankfurt Book Fair


October 10th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) In a first showcase of Indian indigenous writing, a literary panorama featuring works by over 30 language writers will be on display at the Frankfurt ... Read more...

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Hi-tech road safety systems at Delhi fair


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) From smart parking solutions to intelligent transport system - the largest traffic safety expo inaugurated in the capital Monday offers world class solutions for road ... Read more...

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BJP MP’s daughter’s bag with Rs.1.5 lakh stolen from fair


October 3rd, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) An unidentified woman allegedly stole around Rs.1.5 lakh and a mobile phone from an exhibition booth of the daughter of a Rajya Sabha member ... Read more...

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India gets its first online art fair


September 14th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Art fairs in India are entering digital space. The country's first online art fair, India Art Collective, will be held Nov 19-26, a private ... Read more...

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Artist Damien Hirst to attend India Art Fair


September 5th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The fourth edition of India Art Fair, formerly known as the India Art Summit, Jan 25-29 will play host to top international contemporary artists like ... Read more...

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Impeachment debate: Lawyers say judges’ criticism fair


August 21st, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Even as Justice V.S. Sirpurkar of the Supreme Court found "indigestible" the criticism of judiciary during a Rajya Sabha debate to impeach Justice Soumitra Sen ... Read more...

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India gets its second international art fair


April 27th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) After the success of the India Art Summit in Delhi, the scene of action in contemporary art is shifting south with the announcement of the ... Read more...

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Catwalk for dogs and pets for comfort at this fair!


January 22nd, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) An Australian dog trainer has a simple reason for pets becoming more popular in India - late marriages! And the hundreds flocking to a pet fair here ... Read more...

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Book on Mahatma Gandhi released at Delhi Book Fair


December 29th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.29 (ANI): The book titled 'Ek mahatma Ka Abhyudaya', the Hindi translation of renowned author and historian late J.N. Uppal's original English book 'Gandhi Ordained in South Africa' was released ... Read more...

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Rural India to be theme of Delhi Book Fair


December 20th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The dynamics of rural India will be presented through fine print at the 16th edition of the Delhi Book Fair to be held from Saturday in Pragati ... Read more...

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Women khadi weavers a huge draw at Delhi’s Trade Fair


November 26th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.26 (ANI): Women weavers from Andhra Pradesh who are here to participate in the India International Trade Fair 2010 are a big draw.They are demonstrating a step-by-step procedure of the ... Read more...

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People throng food courts at Delhi’s Trade Fair


November 26th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, nov.26 (ANI): People thronged the India International Trade Fair (IITF) food courts to enjoy different delicacies from various provinces of the country in New Delhi.Cuisines like Rajasthani, Gujarati, Kashmiri, and ... Read more...

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Products by jail inmates popular at New Delhi’s Trade Fair


November 17th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.17 (ANI): Products made by Tihar jail inmates are attracting visitors in the ongoing India International Trade Fair (IITF) in New Delhi.Handicrafts, showpieces, snacks, gift items and readymade garments are ... Read more...

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23 additional metro trains to run during trade fair


November 17th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The Delhi Metro will run 23 additional trains to manage the heavy crowd visiting Pragati Maidan during the India International Trade Fair (IITF), officials said Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Pakistani products selling like hot cakes at trade fair


November 16th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Buyers are thronging the Pakistan pavilion at the 30th India International Trade Fair which has over 15 stalls ranging from fabrics to chandeliers to jade and marble ... Read more...

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Organisers asked to reschedule Ramlila trade fair


July 20th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The organisers of Ramlila festivities in the capital have been asked to reschedule their trade fair due to security concerns as it coincides with the Oct 3-14 ... Read more...

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Indian winemakers to compete with West at London Wine Fair


May 16th, 2010 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Eight Indian winemakers will compete with international brewers at the three-day London Wine Fair beginning Tuesday. The Indian Grape Processing Board has handpicked eight wineries from across the ... Read more...

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Get to know Gulf better - at World Book Fair


February 4th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Displaying books on Islam and informational pamphlets, state-run publishers from the Middle East are hoping to increase awareness about the region in India through the World Book ... Read more...

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With books on morality, religion, Turkey debuts at world fair


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Books on morality and religion have caught the attention of quite a few people at the ongoing 19th World Book Fair here. And no, they are not ... Read more...

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Stall on RTI draws crowds at World Book Fair


February 2nd, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) A stall dedicated to spreading awareness about the Right to Information (RTI) is drawing huge crowds at the 19th New Delhi World Book Fair. The stall ... Read more...

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Visitors not all too happy with World Book Fair


February 1st, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Not all is well at the ongoing 19th New Delhi World Book Fair, which according to its organisers, is one of the biggest in the world. For ... Read more...

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Pakistan stalls attract many at World Book Fair


February 1st, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The government-aided National Book Foundation of Pakistan may have pulled out of the 19th New Delhi World Book Fair at the last moment, but the other ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s book foundation pulls out of Delhi fair


January 28th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The National Book Foundation of Pakistan has pulled out of the 19th New Delhi World Book Fair, a few days after the country's chief election commissioner and ... Read more...

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India guest country at Turin book fair


January 19th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Indian literature and publishing is set to make a mark in Europe in the summer of 2010, with India being nominated the guest country at the Turin ... Read more...

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Heavy rush expected on last day of trade fair


November 27th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) A heavy rush is expected on the last day of the Indian International Trade Fair (IITF) Friday, organisers said. The trade fair attracts large crowds on the last ... Read more...

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Buy Afghani almonds, pomegranates at trade fair


November 22nd, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Afghani businessmen have not only brought their sought-after hand woven carpets and lapis lazuli stones to showcase at the India International Trade Fair (IITF) here, but also ... Read more...

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