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Research reveals how much of mom, dad are active in us


September 6th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) The massive Encyclopaedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) reveals a human genome infinitely richer and more complex than envisioned even a decade ago, including how much of ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi among 18 women leading Fortune 500


May 9th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) Soft drink major Pepsico's Indian born CEO Indra Nooyi is one of the 18 women who have shattered the glass ceiling to lead America's 500 ... Read more...

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Nippon Life to invest $290 mn in Reliance Capital arm (Lead)


January 19th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) Anil Ambani-led Reliance Capital Thursday said Japan's largest private life insurer Nippon Life will acquire a 26 percent stake in the group's asset management company for ... Read more...

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Nippon Life to buy into Reliance Group arm


January 19th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) Anil Ambani-led Reliance Capital Thursday said Japan's Nippon Life will acquire a 26-percent stake in the group's asset management company for $290 million, taking the overall ... Read more...

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‘Chapter Eleven’, the corporate tale that wasn’t (IANS Book Review)


November 4th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Book: "Chapter Eleven"; Author: Amit Shankar; Publisher: Vista; Price: Rs.495; Pages: 361Chapter 11, which in legal terms means filing for bankruptcy, is the central theme of this supposed peek-a-boo into ... Read more...

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Lenovo pips Dell to become world’s second largest PC maker


October 13th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Oct 13 (IANS) Computer and electronic device maker Lenovo, listed in both Hong Kong and New York, has replaced Dell to become the world's second largest personal computer ... Read more...

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ONGC’s Rs.24 bn Assam project on fast track


July 23rd, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 23 (IANS) The state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) Saturday said it had intensified efforts to implement the ambitious Rs.2,400 crore to replace and revamp ageing installations ... Read more...

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ONGC to commission first power project in Tripura


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 3 (IANS) Despite transportation hiccups, state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) will by year-end partially commission its first 726-MW gas-based thermal power project in Tripura, the ... Read more...

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Naphtha cracker project at Indian Oil’s Panipat complex dedicated to nation


February 15th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Rolling out the canvas for expansion of its operations through downstream integration into petrochemicals, India's largest Naphtha Cracker plant at Indian Oil's Panipat Complex was today dedicated ... Read more...

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IT not hit by Telangana agitation: minister


January 23rd, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 23 (IANS) The situation in Andhra Pradesh following the movement for Telangana has not hit the growth of IT sector in Hyderabad and elsewhere in the state, IT Minister ... Read more...

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Bombardier’s railway production unit in India goes on stream


November 12th, 2008 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Savli (Vadodara), Nov 12 (IANS) US transportation and aviation major Bombardier Inc.'s Indian arm inaugurated here Wednesday India's first fully foreign-owned railway coach manufacturing plant.Bombardier Transportation India (BTI), a subsidiary of Bombardier ... Read more...

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ONGC net falls 5.7 percent on subsidy burden (Lead)


October 30th, 2008 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) India's largest oil producer Oil and Natural Gas Corp recorded 5.7 percent fall in net profit in the second quarter this fiscal, due to a two-fold jump ... Read more...

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ONGC net falls 5.7 percent in second quarter


October 30th, 2008 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), India's largest oil producer, has posted a profit after tax (PAT) of Rs.48.08 billion (about $1.07 billion) in the second quarter ... Read more...

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Pipavav port investing Rs.14.2 bn to expand capacity (Lead, correcting figures)


October 4th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Private sector port major Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd (GPPL) is investing Rs.14.2 billion ($309 million) to build new container yards to ramp up capacity, company officials said. The ... Read more...

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Pipavav port investing Rs.142 bn to expand capacity


October 4th, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Private sector port major Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd (GPPL) is investing Rs.142 billion ($3 billion) to build new container yards to ramp up capacity, company officials said. The ... Read more...

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‘ONGC moves to acquire oil company active in Russia’


July 15th, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 15 (IANS) Indian public sector petroleum company Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has made an approach to acquire Imperial Energy Corp, a London-listed company focussed on Russia, Wall ... Read more...

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HPCL to set up Rs.4 bn jatropha farm in Chhattisgarh


July 14th, 2008 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 14 (IANS) Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) will pump in Rs.4 billion in Chhattisgarh during the next three years for undertaking massive jatropha plantations, a rich source of bio-fuel. The ... Read more...

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Bharat Petroleum net down 91 percent


June 17th, 2008 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) State run fuel marketing company Bharat Petroleum Tuesday reported a 91 percent drop in its net profits for the quarter ended March 31, as margins were hit ... Read more...

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Indian Oil logs first losses in nine quarters


May 28th, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Forced to retail transport and cooking fuels at below costs, Indian Oil Corp, the country's largest refiner, Wednesday reported its first losses in nine quarters amidst warnings ... Read more...

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