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JK Tyre actively looking for rubber plantation overseas


July 30th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) JK Tyre and Industries, the number one truck and bus radial tyre maker in India, is "actively" looking for acquisition of rubber plantation overseas for its ... Read more...

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Thackeray slams petrol price hike


May 25th, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Slamming the central government for the hike in petrol prices, Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Friday said liqour was now cheaper than petrol in Maharashtra."Wah re ... Read more...

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Greaves Cotton plans to expand construction equipment, diesel engine range


April 28th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Expanding itse construction equipment product range with a technical tie-up with a Korean company and looking at different four-wheeler makers to power their vehicles with its ... Read more...

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Dakshin Dare Rally: Gill, Nataraj emerge champs


April 13th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, April 13 (IANS) There were no surprises in store as overnight leaders National Champion Gaurav Gill (co-driver Musa Sherif) took the honours in the four-wheeler class while Nataraj Rajanna ... Read more...

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90 percent of Kerala homes have telephone


March 30th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 30 (IANS) Almost 90 percent of households in Kerala have telephone connections (land line or mobile) in 2011, a staggering rise over the 19.1 percent in 2001, according ... Read more...

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Government’s response sought on national traffic management policy


February 6th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) On a plea for formulating a national policy for traffic management and air pollution checks, in keeping with the 2005 WHO guidelines, the Supreme Court ... Read more...

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Mahindra and Mahindra’s January sales up 22 percent


February 1st, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M;) Wednesday reported a 22 percent rise in its January sales at 44,717 units from 36,718 units sold during the corresponding ... Read more...

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Kinetic Engineering to launch two new gearboxes


January 17th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Auto component manufacturer Kinetic Engineering Tuesday said it will role out two new gearboxes for different customers."We have two very important programmes which are ready ... Read more...

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Ahead of polls in 5 states, Mumbai police warn of car thefts


January 11th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) Mumbai police have advised Mumbaikars who own big cars or SUVs like Boleros, Scorpios, Taveras and Innovas to be vigilant as they could be stolen for ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto unveils low-cost four-wheeler (Lead) (With image)


January 3rd, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) India's second largest automaker Bajaj Auto Tuesday made its foray into the four-wheel segment, unveiling a low-cost, eco-friendly automobile -- RE60-- targeting three-wheeler customers to ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto unveils ultra low cost vehicle


January 3rd, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler major Bajaj Auto Tuesday unveiled its first four-wheel vehicle, the ultra low cost RE-60."This is a light weight, 200 cc four-wheel passenger ... Read more...

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Sunny Sidhu tops in Hornbill Motor Rally


December 4th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kohima, Dec 4 (IANS) Sunny Sidhu, the 37-year-old from Chandigarh, won the fifth JK Tyre Hornbill International Motor Rally that concluded here Sunday.Sidhu, who competed in the 100 km autocross ... Read more...

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Rana, Frauwallner seal mountain rally honours


October 17th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 17 (IANS) Ace rallyist Suresh Rana captured the 13th edition of the Maruti Suzuki Raid-de-Himalaya, one of the world's toughest off-road motor rallies, for the seventh time in ... Read more...

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It will be a wet Himachal this weekend


August 13th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 13 (IANS) If you are heading to Himachal Pradesh this extended weekend, beware: the weatherman is predicting heavy rains.Nearly 100,000 tourists, mainly from north India, are expected to ... Read more...

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Exide to expand in two, four-wheeler batteries


July 21st, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) Exide Industries Ltd said Thursday it will expand its capacity for two-wheeler and four-wheeler batteries this fiscal, pumping in Rs.370 crore."It will be funded entirely from ... Read more...

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Blockade brings Telangana train traffic to a standstill (Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 14 (IANS) Rail movement in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh came to a standstill Thursday as agitators demanding a separate state stopped several trains as part ... Read more...

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Nano sweeps Nepal: 350 bookings in 10 days


July 9th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 9 (IANS) "People's car" Nano is poised to sweep Nepal with over 350 bookings in just 10 days since the world's cheapest four-wheeler was launched in the ... Read more...

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Luxury bus service between Manali and Leh reopens


July 2nd, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Manali, July 2 (IANS) The luxury bus service linking this Himachal Pradesh town with Leh in Jammu and Kashmir has been restored, more than six months after it was halted, ... Read more...

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Stage set for South India Rally


June 24th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 24 (IANS) With dark clouds hovering and a threat of heavy rains, the South India Rally, returning to the city after a 11-year break, will pose a strong ... Read more...

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‘King of racers’ aims to conquer Mughal rally


June 23rd, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 23 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh's Suresh Rana, or the 'king of racers' as he is popularly called, is aiming to conquer a motor rally that traverses through the historic ... Read more...

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Motorsport enthusiasts excited ahead of South India Rally


June 16th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) There is a palpable sense of excitement and expectation among hardcore motorsport enthusiasts ahead of the South India Rally scheduled for June 25-26 in and around ... Read more...

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Time for pulsating action on Himachal highway


June 9th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Manali, June 9 (IANS) If you are an intrepid motorist and want to test your nerves in the most inhospitable terrain and tough climatic conditions, then a 475-km long Himalayan ... Read more...

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Nano begins much-awaited Nepal journey


June 1st, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 1 (IANS) Delayed by almost a year, the Nano, the world's least expensive car, finally begins its "Nepal Yatra" in South Asia's poorest country, rolling out on a ... Read more...

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Delhi Police yet to identify murdered and parcelled woman


April 11th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) A young woman's disfigured and half-decomposed body, packed in an old metal trunk by her killer and parcelled from Delhi to Kishangarh area of Ajmer ... Read more...

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WWE Raw: Miss USA 2010 Rima Fakih on ‘Tough Enough’


April 5th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Stone Cold Steve Austin walked to the ring last night on WWE Raw, unlike Sunday night at Wrestlemania, when he rode in on his four wheeler. Austin was ... Read more...

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WWE Wrestlemania XXVII:Michael Cole vs Jerry “The King” Lawler


April 4th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michale Cole came to the ring at Wrestlemania in Atlanta Ga wearing protective gear and orange spandex to speak on and on about how much he was going ... Read more...

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Tips for travel in the snowing Himachal hills (Sidebar)


January 5th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 5 (IANS) If you are keen for some adventure in the hills of Himachal Pradesh in the winter snow, here are a few tips:1. Make sure your trip is planned ... Read more...

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36 Indians have miraculous escape in Nepal


December 25th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 25 (IANS) Three dozen Indian pilgrims and their Nepali guide had a lucky escape Christmas day morning when their bus jumped off the road and fell nearly 15 ... Read more...

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Two killed in Delhi road accidents


December 21st, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Two people were killed Monday in separate accidents on the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor in south Delhi, police said.A 25-year-old driver was killed while three of ... Read more...

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Suresh, Ashish win Raid-de-Himalaya rally


October 16th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 16 (IANS) Suresh Rana and Ashish Moudgil won the 12th edition of the Maruti Suzuki Raid-de-Himalaya, one of the world's toughest motor rallies, in the car and bike categories, an ... Read more...

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Tata Motors launch 4-wheel drive crossover Aria


October 12th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 12 (ANI): Tata Motors launched the first Indian crossover four-wheeler called the Tata Aria.Aria, which is a mingling of the refinement of sedan and the sturdiness of a SUV, is ... Read more...

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Stars help, but script vital, says ‘Do Dooni Chaar’ producer


October 6th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) After series of flops, producer Arindam Chaudhuri is now concentrating on script and screenplay and says his forthcoming film "Do Dooni Chaar" will connect with ... Read more...

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Government decontrols petrol; hikes diesel, kerosene, LPG (Lead)


June 25th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The Indian government Friday freed petrol from administrative control and hiked the prices of diesel, kerosene and cooking gas in a major policy reform that will ... Read more...

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FIA to inspect Chennai race track


June 18th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 18 (IANS) The Madras Motor Race Trust track at Sriperumbudur near here will be inspected over the weekend as part of FIA (Federation Internationale de l'Automobile) certification process. FIA track inspector ... Read more...

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Ali, Epton top in Dakshin Dare Rally (Lead)


June 13th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Ernakulam, June 12 (IANS) The Australian team of Niaz Ali and co-driver Kim Epton emerged winners of the second edition of the Maruti Suzuki Dakshin Dare Rally here Saturday, clocking four hours, ... Read more...

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