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New policy to boost manufacturing share in GDP ready

June 3rd, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 3 (IANS) The Indian commerce ministry has drafted a new policy to identify key areas for increasing the share of the manufacturing sector in the national gross ... Read more...

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Ethiopia to host second India-Africa summit

February 21st, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) India Monday announced it will hold its second summit with African states in Ethiopia later this year and underlined that the continent enjoys a special place ... Read more...

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Construction of NH 53 in Manipur in full swing

January 28th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Jan 28 (ANI): The National Highway (NH) 53, which has emerged as the lifeline of Manipur after Naga groups imposed an economic blockade on NH 39 last year, is one of ... Read more...

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India to set up 19 training institutes in Africa

December 10th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) A foreign trade institute in Uganda and a diamond centre in Botswana are amongst the 19 training institutes that India will set up across Africa ... Read more...

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Left did not utilise development funds in Kerala: Congress

October 5th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 5 (IANS) Ahead of the local bodies poll in Kerala later this month, the Congress Tuesday said the Left Democratic Front (LDF) government had utilised only Rs.1,784 crore of the ... Read more...

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China miffed over plan to name stadium after Dalai Lama

January 22nd, 2010 - 9:10 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 22 (IANS/EFE) The Chinese government has said a Costa Rican presidential candidate's pledge to name a stadium in San Jose after Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama "is not in line ... Read more...

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PM’s monitoring unit reviews flagship projects

January 5th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Delivery Monitoring Unit (DMU) in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Tuesday reviewed the progress of 18 flagship projects and identified bottlenecks in their implementation. The projects ... Read more...

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Indian workers at Afghan dam face security nightmare

August 13th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) One of India's flagship projects in Afghanistan, the Salma Dam, has turned into a security nightmare, with its neighbourhood being the battleground for two rival ... Read more...

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Kabil Sibal inaugurates Indo-German Science and Technology Centre

September 9th, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 9 (ANI): Union Minister for Science and Technology Kapil Sibal along with his counterpart Dr. Annette Schavan, Federal Minister of Education and Research inaugurated the Indo-German Science and ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi to hit poorest pockets of Chhattisgarh

April 24th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, April 24 (IANS) Congress MP Rahul Gandhi is set to hit some of the poorest tribal pockets of Chhattisgarh for two days starting Friday. The trip will take him into areas ... Read more...

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South African university starts centre for Indian studies

March 12th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by admin
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, March 12 (IANS) Spurred by rising business interest in trade and investment across the Indian Ocean, the University of the Witwatersrand here has set up a Centre for Indian ... Read more...

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