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PM to inaugurate Bathinda refinery


April 19th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 19 (IANS) The Rs.21,500 crore Guru Gobind Singh Refinery near Bathinda town - the largest investment in Punjab since independence - will be formally inaugurated by Prime ... Read more...

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New checkpost opened at Attari, to boost sub-continental trade (Second Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), April 13 (IANS) Trade between India and Pakistan through the land border route is expected to go up almost 10 times with the formal inauguration Friday of ... Read more...

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New integrated checkpost opened at Attari, to boost Indo-Pak trade (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), April 13 (IANS) Trade between India and Pakistan through the land border route is expected to go up almost 10 times with the formal inauguration Friday of ... Read more...

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New integrated check post opens at Attari


April 13th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), April 13 (IANS) Business between India and Pakistan through the land border route is expected to go up almost 10 times with the formal inauguration Friday ... Read more...

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NDA gets an Army Public School


April 12th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 12 (IANS) India's premier military training establishment, the National Defence Academy (NDA) here, Thursday announced that it has upgraded its NDA English School into an Army Public School, ... Read more...

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New check-post launched at Attari


April 8th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), April 8 (IANS) The newly constructed integrated check post (ICP) at Attari, along the international border between India and Pakistan Sunday saw a soft launch prior to ... Read more...

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City Museum depicting Hyderabad’s history inaugurated


March 12th, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad , March 11 (IANS) The historic city of Hyderabad Sunday added another landmark with the formal inauguration of City Museum, said to be the first of its kind in ... Read more...

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ICCR to open regional centre in Bhopal


March 4th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 4 (IANS) The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) is all set to open its 17th regional centre in the Madhya Pradesh capital.The organisation, which promotes Indian art ... Read more...

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Krishna to open new Indian embassy complex in Beijing


February 6th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Seeking to scale up India-China ties despite differences over some issues, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna heads to Beijing Tuesday on a three-day visit ... Read more...

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Reactivated airfield in Arunachal strategic: IAF chief


November 18th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 18 (IANS) Reactivation of an advanced landing ground (ALG) at Vijayanagar on the Sino-Indian border in Arunachal Pradesh is of strategic importance for the region, Indian Air Force ... Read more...

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New Sangeet Natak Akademi museum to open next month


July 18th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The National Museum of Performing Arts, a new archive to preserve and showcase documentary material in possession of the Sangeet Natak Akademi (SNA), will ... Read more...

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Hindu Temple of St. Louis launching grand expansion project


April 23rd, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 24 (ANI): Well known Hindu Temple of St. Louis in Ballwin (Missouri, USA) is reportedly embarking upon a majestic expansion project.Temple is planning to expand its south side with ... Read more...

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Nizam’s palace turned Taj Hotel opens


November 4th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 4 (IANS) Falaknuma Palace, one of the historical landmarks of Hyderabad and which was once owned by the erstwhile nizams, has been thrown open as luxury hotel.After 10 years of ... Read more...

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Army chief confirms probe into Mumbai skyscraper scam


October 28th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): Chief of Army Staff, General V.K. Singh, has confirmed that the army is investigating the alleged role of senior officers in the multi-storeyed Adarsh Co-operative Housing ... Read more...

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800 delegates to attend PBD-Africa in Durban


September 17th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) With 2010 being the 150th anniversary of the arrival of the first indentured sugarcane labourers from India, PBD Africa - India's mini connect with its diaspora - ... Read more...

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CWG main stadium inaugurated in Delhi (Second Lead)


July 27th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The remodelled, 60,000 capacity Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium -- showpiece venue for the Commonwealth Games's opening and closing ceremonies and athletic events - - was finally inaugurated Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Bihar’s famed coaching institute now in Assam


July 11th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, July 11 (IANS) The famed Super 30, a coaching institute in Patna which prepares 30 poor students for the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) entrance exam free of ... Read more...

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Delhi’s new airport terminal set for formal inauguration Saturday


July 2nd, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The swank new terminal at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here, touted among the largest and most modern in the world, is all set for formal ... Read more...

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Metro to connect Delhi and Gurgaon Monday


June 20th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Ending the long wait of commuters for an effective transport system connecting Delhi and its satellite town Gurgaon, the much-awaited Qutub Minar-HUDA City Centre corridor of the ... Read more...

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Gujarat celebrates golden jubilee (Second lead, changing dateline)


May 1st, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, May 1 (IANS) Gujarat Governor Kamla Beniwal Saturday formally kicked off the state's golden jubilee celebrations in Ahmedabad with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national leadership in attendance ... Read more...

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US envoy inaugurates international food festival in Delhi


March 11th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11(ANI): The US Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer on Thursday inaugurated an annual international food festival 'Aahar-2010' in the national capital.Incidentally, the hallmark of this year's event ... Read more...

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Kamal Nath calls for better road network


January 6th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Road Transport and Highways Minister Kamal Nath Wednesday said development of better roads and road network was the key to inclusive growth and safe travel. "We have one ... Read more...

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Gujarat to host international kite festival


January 6th, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 5 (IANS) Gujarat is all set to host a five-day international kite festival, which will draw participants from 34 countries next week, officials said Tuesday. The 20th international kite festival ... Read more...

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Pravasi Bharatiya Divas set to get 1,500 delegates (Lead)


December 23rd, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) From Jan 7-9, the next annual jamboree of overseas Indians - Pravasi Bharatiya Divas - is expected to see nearly 1,500 delegates, 14 chief ministers and ... Read more...

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1,500 delegates expected at Pravasi Bharatiya Divas


December 23rd, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Nearly 1,500 delegates are expected to participate in the eighth annual jamboree of overseas Indians, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Jan 7-9, the government said Wednesday. With a number ... Read more...

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Bangladesh PM’s office goes solar to encourage green energy


November 26th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 26 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has installed a solar power system at her office to encourage green energy expansion in her power-starved nation. The country's single largest solar ... Read more...

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World snooker inaugurated at Hyderabad


November 14th, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 14 (IANS) Andhra chief minister K. Rosaiah formally inaugurated the 35th IBSF world snooker tournament here Saturday at an hour-long function which was also attended by union Information and ... Read more...

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Hyderabad gets anti-terror hub, to have training centre too (Lead)


July 1st, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 1 (IANS) Hyderabad will soon get a regional centre of the National Security Guard (NSG), Home Minister P. Chidambaram said here Wednesday while inaugurating a regional hub of the ... Read more...

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Hyderabad gets NSG hub, to have training centre too (Lead)


July 1st, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 1 (IANS) This city will soon get a training centre for over 5,000 commandos, Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram said here Wednesday while inaugurating a regional hub of the ... Read more...

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Nathu La trade to resume on Monday


May 3rd, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Gangtok (Sikkim), May 3 (ANI): The fourth edition of the annual Sino-Indian border trade at Nathu La, one of the three trading border posts between China and India, will resume on Monday ... Read more...

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Kerala’s first district IT park to come up at Kollam


January 4th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 4 (IANS) Technopark officials here are finalising the master plan for the first district level IT park in Kerala, to come up at Kundara near Kollam.M. Vasudevan, a senior Technopark ... Read more...

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Kandhamal killings split Orissa Maoists on religious lines


December 30th, 2008 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Berhampur (Orissa), Dec 30 (IANS) The killing of a Hindu leader and his associates that triggered attacks on Christians in Orissa have split the Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) on religious lines ... Read more...

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Stage set for Commonwealth Youth Games (Lead)


October 11th, 2008 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 11 (IANS) Despite some last-minute glitches, the stage is set for the gala inauguration by President Pratibha Patil of the Commonwealth Youth Games-2008 (YG-2008) at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex ... Read more...

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Kalam enthrals Singapore, tells students to become lifelong learners


August 27th, 2008 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Aug 27 (IANS) Former Indian president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Wednesday unveiled his vision for a knowledge-driven world in which creativity and courage would help future generations."Armed with creativity, righteousness and courage, ... Read more...

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Classes begin at new IIT in Patna


August 7th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 7 (IANS) Classes began at the new Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) here Thursday, a day after the orientation programme. The institute will operate this year out of a temporary ... Read more...

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