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Activists term Rio+20 summit a ‘hoax’

June 23rd, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 23 (IANS) As world leaders ended the Rio+20 summit with a 53-page statement called "The Future We Want", activists have slammed the UN Conference on sustainable development as ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

With Mamata out, four CMs to accompany PM to Dhaka

September 5th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, accompanied by four chief ministers from the northeast, leaves for Bangladesh Tuesday on a visit that is likely to see ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Manmohan leaves Japan, heads to Malaysia

October 26th, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Tokyo, Oct 26 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday left for Malaysia on the second leg of his three-nation Asia tour after a three-day visit to Japan that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India, Canada may ink seven new pacts, four other agreements

June 22nd, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): India is expected to sign agreements for cooperation in civil nuclear energy and social security besides Memoranda of Understandings (MoUs) in mining, higher education, and culture ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India, US pledge to consult each other on global, strategic issues

June 4th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): India and the United States on Thursday pledged to consult with each other on issues of global and strategic importance.The pledge was made through a joint statement after ... Read more...

Posted in World |

No plans to dilute powers of regulators: Pranab

April 10th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Saturday said the government would not dilute the powers of the regulators, who are doing a good job in the current economic situation. Referring ... Read more...

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UAE bank ropes in British business school to educate staff

July 29th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 29 (IANS) The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) Wednesday signed a key partnership agreement with Britain's ifs School of Finance to deliver diploma courses in banking and finance ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pakistani singers leave behind a message of love in Nainital

October 24th, 2008 - 9:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul Goel Nainital, Oct.24 (ANI): A visiting group of Pakistani singers enthralled music lovers in Nainital with the melody of their soulful songs during the annual autumn festival. The Pakistani singers ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India welcomes Zardari’’s statement on J-K militants

October 6th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 6 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs Anand Sharma has welcomed Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari''''s remarks that militants operating in Jammu and Kashmir are terrorists. Zardari''''s ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India, China discuss boundary row, focus on economic ties

June 6th, 2008 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 5 (IANS) India and China Thursday discussed their long-standing border row and the need for maintaining peace along the boundary and also expressed confidence about surpassing the trade target of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India deeply values its ties with Bhutan, to enhance it: Manmohan Singh

May 16th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by admin
By Ashok DixitThimphu, May 16 (ANI): Welcoming Bhutan into the fraternity of democratic nations, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today assured the Bhutanese leadership of India 's full support and cooperation, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |