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Eating wisely can lower carbon footprint: Study (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) Consumers can help curb greenhouse gas emissions by reducing the quantity of food they buy, serve and waste, a study says.According to the study conducted at ... Read more...

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Eating wisely can lower carbon footprint: Study


May 14th, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 14 (IANS) Some 360,000 tonnes of milk poured down kitchen sinks in Britain creates a carbon footprint equivalent to exhaust emissions of 20,000 cars annually, or 100,000 tonnes ... Read more...

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India’s growth projection lowered as global recovery stalls


January 24th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) With the global recovery threatened by intensifying strains in the euro area and fragilities elsewhere, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slightly lowered India's growth projections ... Read more...

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IMF sees internationalisation potential for Indian rupee


October 19th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 19 (IANS) The Indian rupee, the Brazilian real, the Chinese renminbi, the Russian ruble and the South African rand have been identified in an International Monetary Fund (IMF) ... Read more...

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ADB warns fast-growing Asian economies of middle income trap


May 4th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Hanoi, May 4 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in its report on Wednesday that fast-growing Asian economies cannot afford to fall into the middle income trap when seeking to move ... Read more...

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India set to grow at 8.4 percent in 2011: IMF


January 25th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 25 (IANS) Essentially predicting no change in its previous estimate of 8.4 percent growth for India in 2011 dipping to eight percent in 2012, the International Monetary Fund ... Read more...

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With India, China leading, Asia set to match US, Europe


June 16th, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 15 (IANS) With India and China leading, Asia's economy will be as large as that of the US and Europe, accounting for more than a third of global ... Read more...

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Peru’s silver output up 30 percent


May 14th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, May 14 (IANS/EFE) Silver output in Peru, the world's leading producer of the precious metal, totalled 17,000 metric tonnes between 2005 and 2009, and showed a 30 percent increase over the ... Read more...

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Toyota to boost hybrid production: Report


January 18th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Jan 18 (DPA) Toyota Motor Corp plans to double its production of hybrid cars to one million units in 2011, economic daily Nikkei reported Monday. Toyota plans to add about 10 new ... Read more...

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Manmohan in Pittsburgh for G20 summit


September 24th, 2009 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Pittsburgh, Sep 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Thursday for the G20 summit that will take stock of the state of the world economy following the year-long ... Read more...

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G-20: India to seek greater role in managing global economy


September 24th, 2009 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Pittsburgh, Sep 24 (IANS) As the leaders of the world's 20 largest economies gather here Thursday to review their efforts to stem global recession, India is expected to pitch for a ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh leaves for G20 summit in Pittsburgh


September 23rd, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday left for the US to attend the G20 summit in Pittsburgh hosted by President Barack Obama. The summit will take stock of ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh leaves for G20 Pittsburgh Summit Wednesday


September 22nd, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh leaves Wednesday for the two-day G20 Summit in Pittsburgh where he is expected to make a strong pitch for a much larger ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India, China to post 6-8 percent growth: Canadian report


September 3rd, 2009 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 3 (IANS) The global economy is turning the corner and India and China will lead the world out of recession, said a Canadian economic report Wednesday. The report called 'Economic Directions' ... Read more...

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Japan’s major automakers cut output in April


May 28th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, May 28 (DPA) Japan's major automakers suffered production cuts in April amid declining sales caused by the global economic turmoil, the firms said Thursday. Leading carmaker Toyota Motor Corp's global output plunged ... Read more...

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G20 leaders pledge $1 trillion to kick start global economy


April 2nd, 2009 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan and Dipanker De Sarkar London, April 2 (IANS) World leaders Thursday agreed to pledge $1 trillion more to the International Monetary Fund and other institutions to tide over the ... Read more...

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IMF lowers India growth to 5 percent as global economy plummets


January 29th, 2009 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has lowered India and China's growth projections for 2009 to 5 percent and 6.75 percent respectively as it forecast world growth falling to ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh meets Germen Chancellor Angela Merkel


October 25th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen Kapoor Beijing, Oct 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today called on German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of the seventh two-day Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Beijing. ... Read more...

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China world’s third largest motor producer in 2007


April 5th, 2008 - 10:57 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, April 5 (Xinhua) China's output of motor vehicles ranked the third in the world after Japan and the US in 2007, according to statistics from the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers ... Read more...

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China’s economy overestimated by 40 pct: World Bank


December 18th, 2007 - 2:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec.18 (ANI): India is the fifth largest economy in the world, while the Chinese economy, the second largest, is overestimated by 40 percent, according to a World Bank study that was ... Read more...

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