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India signs gas supply pact with Turkmenistan


May 23rd, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Awaza (Turkmenistan), May 23 (IANS) India Wednesday signed a gas sales and purchase agreement (GSPA) with Turkmenistan for the $7.6-billion Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline project."For us, the signing of the ... Read more...

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India to get gas from Turkmenistan


May 17th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) India will now get natural gas from the Central Asian nation of Turkmenistan after the union cabinet Thursday approved its purchase through the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India ... Read more...

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Teesta, extradition pact high on agenda of India-Bangladesh talks


May 4th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) India and Bangladesh are set to hold the maiden meeting of their newly-minted joint commission Monday that will seek to accelerate bilateral ties across ... Read more...

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Moscow hails Mali political settlement


April 10th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Monday hailed the conclusion of an agreement on restoring constitutional order in the west African nation of Mali, where a military junta has seized ... Read more...

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India, UNDP to sign framework pact


March 13th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) India and the UN's top global development network Wednesday will sign a framework cooperation pact that is aimed at leveraging New Delhi's expertise for bolstering ... Read more...

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Indian air chief for Malaysia to promote military ties (Lead)


January 30th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) chief, Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne, Monday left for Malaysia on a four-day visit for talks with military leaders ... Read more...

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Indian air chief on Malaysia visit to promote military ties


January 30th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) chief, Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne, Monday left for Malaysia on a four-day visit for talks with military leaders ... Read more...

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India, Thailand to boost anti-terror cooperation, to sign FTA (Second Lead)


January 26th, 2012 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Seeking to elevate their ties to strategic partnership, India and Thailand Wednesday signed six pacts in areas ranging from defence, security to trade and ... Read more...

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Suzuki terminates alliance with Volkswagen


November 18th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 18 (IANS) Suzuki Friday terminated its two-year-old alliance with Volkswagen, alleging that the German company did not honour its commitments and said that it will sue the company ... Read more...

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India is at your side, PM tells Maldives


November 12th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Male, Nov 12 (IANS) In the first address by a foreign leader to the Maldivian parliament, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday underlined India's resolve to build stronger relations with ... Read more...

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India signs umbrella pact with Maldives, to fight terror


November 12th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Male (Maldives), Nov 12 (IANS) Amid China's foray in this Indian Ocean island nation, India Saturday inked an umbrella agreement with the Maldives to intensify cooperation in diverse areas, ... Read more...

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`India, Bangladesh boundary row resolution to bring goodwill’


September 9th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 9 (IANS) Meghalaya gained 240 acres, but lost 41 acres as India and Bangladesh resolved their boundary row, said Chief Minister Mukul Sangma who added that it ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh deal will bring prosperity: Meghalaya CM


September 9th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 9 (IANS) Meghalaya has lost 41 acres of land as India and Bangladesh have demarcated their boundaries but the overall agreement will only bring "goodwill and prosperity" ... Read more...

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Exports to India can be doubled: Bangladesh


September 7th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 7 (IANS) Exports to India can be doubled if "non-tariff barriers are resolved", said a Bangladeshi minister Wednesday, as 46 textile items of the neighbouring country have ... Read more...

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List of India-Bangladesh pacts signed Tuesday


September 6th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 6 (IANS) Here is a list of pacts that India and Bangladesh signed Tuesday during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's two-day visit that began Tuesday:* Framework Agreement on ... Read more...

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US clears Nepal for investment


June 29th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 29 (IANS) Despite continued political instability in Nepal and the largest party in the ruling alliance still tagged a terrorist organisation by the US State Department, Washington is ... Read more...

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Khurshid to visit Bangladesh for water talks


June 14th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Indian Minister for Water Resources Salman Khurshid is to visit Bangladesh soon to finalise an agreement on sharing of waters of Teesta and Feni ... Read more...

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BRICS seeks revamp in global monetary system (Roundup)


April 14th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 14 (IANS) Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - the BRICS group of fastest growing economies - Thursday called for a revamp in the global ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh cautions BRICS nations not to be complacent


April 14th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Sanya (China), Apr. 14 (ANI): BRICS nations today signed framework agreement which enables these nations to grant credit in local currencies, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said.He said: "Our designated banks have ... Read more...

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BRICS credit: Local currencies to replace dollar


April 14th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 14 (IANS) Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - the BRICS group of fastest growing economies - Thursday signed an agreement to use their own ... Read more...

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India, Thailand agree to double trade by 2014


April 6th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 6 (ANI): India and Thailand have agreed to double trade volume by 2014, which currently stands at six billion dollars.In a joint statement issued here late on Tuesday, ... Read more...

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India, Thailand target $10 billion trade by 2012


April 5th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) India and Thailand target to increase bilateral trade to $10 billion by 2012 from $6.7 billion in 2010 as the two countries broaden their ... Read more...

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India, Russia sign 30 pacts


December 21st, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 21 (ANI): India and Russia on Tuesday signed 30 crucial deals in several key areas, including nuclear cooperation, defence, pharmaceutical and space technology sectors.Besides deciding to enhance cooperation in ... Read more...

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Congress backs Kochi infotech project


December 9th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala) Dec 9 (IANS) With the Kerala government trying to revive the much delayed Kochi infotech project, the opposition Congress Thursday said it was ready to play any role in its ... Read more...

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Kerala delaying Kochi project, insists Smart City Dubai


December 2nd, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 2 (IANS) Two days after receiving an ultimatum from Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan, Smart City Dubai Thursday said it was the state government which was delaying the Kochi infotech ... Read more...

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G20 leaders undertake to secure sustainable, balanced economic growth


November 12th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
Seoul, Nov 12 (ANI): The G20 leaders have adopted a Declaration following their summit meeting in Seoul, and signed some additional documents, specifically, a framework agreement to secure sustainable and balanced economic ... Read more...

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Left parties to hold protest during Obama visit


October 29th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The Left parties Friday said a countrywide protest would be held Nov 8 to coincide with US President Barack Obama's visit to India, for demanding justice ... Read more...

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India signs deal for Turkmen gas through Afghanistan, Pakistan


September 20th, 2010 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) India, along with Pakistan, Afghanistan and Turkmenistan, Monday signed the gas sales purchase agreement (GSPA) for the trans-national pipeline project, which will transport gas from Turkmenistan to ... Read more...

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UAE posts $599 mn trade surplus with India


September 4th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 4 (IANS/WAM) UAE's trade surplus with India rose to 2.2 billion dirhams ($599 million) in the first quarter of 2010 from a deficit of 7.3 billion dirhams in the ... Read more...

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India-South America trade deal to be expanded


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Sep 3 (IANS) India's Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Jyotiraditya Scindia said here Thursday that India and a trade bloc of South American countries have agreed to expand a ... Read more...

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India-ASEAN services, investment pact negotiations reviewed


August 27th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Da Nang (Vietnam) Aug 27 (ANI): Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Anand Sharma met commerce ministers from ten ASEAN Member States at Da Nang, Vietnam, today to review India-ASEAN services and ... Read more...

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Taiwan leader seeks closer ties with mainland China


July 12th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou has called for closer ties with mainland China following the signing of a historic trade pact by the two sides last month. In ... Read more...

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Taiwan’s ‘Grand’ thaw with China (With Images)


June 30th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Taipei, June 30 (IANS) This is a story of cross-strait camaraderie that is enacted in the Grand Hotel in the Taiwanese capital every day. Once a symbol of defiance to ... Read more...

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China, Taiwan sign historic economic pact (Lead)


June 29th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing/Taipei, June 29 (IANS) Building upon two years of cross-strait thaw, China and Taiwan Tuesday signed a historic Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) that is expected to boost trade and investment between ... Read more...

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China, Taiwan sign landmark economic pact


June 29th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 29 (IANS) China and Taiwan Tuesday signed the long-awaited Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA). Aiming to establish a systematic mechanism for enhancing cross-Strait economic cooperation, the ECFA was agreed upon by ... Read more...

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