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GM to launch more dealerships


September 14th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) As the launch of its much awaited hatchback Sail U-Va nears, American automobile major General Motor Friday said that it is increasing the number of ... Read more...

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South Korea’s auto production plunges


September 9th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 9 (IANS) South Korea's automobile production plunged 25.9 percent in August from a year earlier due to frequent partial strikes by major automakers, a government report showed Sunday.Auto ... Read more...

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Drug seizure: Himachal court cancels Israeli’s bail


September 7th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 7 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh High Court has cancelled the bail of an Israeli who has been booked for possessing narcotics.Setting aside the bail granted to Moshe Molinas ... Read more...

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Handful of walnuts can boost love life


August 17th, 2012 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 16 (IANS) While having an apple a day is believed to be enough for keeping the doctor away, a US study has suggested a handful of walnuts a ... Read more...

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Tata Motor appoints Karl Slym as managing director


August 14th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) Tata Motor Tuesday announced that Karl Slym has been appointed the managing director of the company, India's biggest truck and bus maker.Slym is expected to take ... Read more...

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India Post to give discount on gold coins this Rakhi


August 1st, 2012 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) India Post has announced a discount of 6.5 percent on gold coins this Rakhi.According to an official statement, the postal service will give a discount ... Read more...

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General Motors imposes lockout at Brazil complex


July 25th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, July 25 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian subsidiary of General Motors said Tuesday that it was suspending production at its manufacturing complex in Sao Jose dos Campos pending an agreement ... Read more...

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Professional chess too hard, says Armenian GM


July 15th, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Tianjin (China), July 15 (IANS) Chess is too "hard" to be taken as a career, says leading Armenian Grand Master (GM) Vladimir Akopian."I don't want my boys to be professional ... Read more...

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South Korea’s auto production grows


July 10th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 10 (IANS) South Korea's automobile production grew 3.4 percent in the first half of this year due to brisk exports that offset sluggish domestic demand, a government report ... Read more...

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Woman drug peddler arrested in Delhi


July 9th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) A 50-year-old woman, who turned to drug peddling to support her family in the aftermath of her husband's death, was arrested here with 300 gm ... Read more...

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Haryana to set up 200 hi-tech mini-dairies


July 2nd, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 2 (IANS) To propel the milk revolution in Haryana, the state government has decided to set up 200 hi-tech mini-dairy units across the state this year (2012-13), an ... Read more...

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Mother of three held for drug peddling


June 12th, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) A mother of three, who became a drug peddler to pay for her husband's medical treatment, was arrested here along with an accomplice, police said ... Read more...

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Humpy leads at women’s chess meet


June 2nd, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Batumi (Georgia), June 2 (IANS) Koneru Humpy of India and Stefanova Antoaneta from Bulgaria kept their unbeaten record intact after day two and six rounds of play at the 2012 ... Read more...

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Calls of Bharat Ratna for Anand gain momentum (Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/Chennai, May 30 (IANS) Saluting Viswanathan Anand for winning the World Chess Championship title for the fifth time, Indian Grand Masters Wednesday described him as the country's greatest sportsperson of ... Read more...

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Calls of Bharat Ratna for Anand gain momentum


May 30th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/Chennai, May 30 (IANS) Saluting Viswanathan Anand for winning the World Chess Championship title for the fifth time, Indian Grand Masters Wednesday described him as the country's greatest sportsperson of ... Read more...

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Chess fraternity pays tribute to Anand


May 30th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Indian Grandmasters Parimarjan Negi and Krishnan Sasikaran hailed Viswanathan Anand for his incredible fifth World Chess Championship title after the Indian defeated Israeli challenger Boris ... Read more...

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Toddler receives world’s smallest artificial heart


May 25th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Italian doctors have saved the life of a 16-month-old boy after they implanted the world's smallest artificial heart in him, Daily Mail reported Friday.The device, which ... Read more...

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Gurgaon police bust drug gang


May 25th, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, May 25 (IANS) Police Friday said they had busted a gang of drug peddlers with the arrest of two people including a Nigerian.Nigerian Henry North and Raghavendra Kumar Jha ... Read more...

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Nigerian drug peddler arrested


March 30th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) A 27-year-old Nigerian was arrested here for drug trafficking and cocaine worth Rs.24 lakh seized from him, police said Friday.Arthur Ezenwa was held by police ... Read more...

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General Motors launches new version of Tavera


March 21st, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) General Motors India Wednesday launched a new version of its multi utility vehicle (MUV) Tavera, compliant with the latest Bharat Stage IV emission norms. The ... Read more...

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General Motors launches new version of Tavera


March 21st, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) General Motors India Wednesday launched a new version of its multi utility vehicle (MUV) Tavera, compliant with the latest Bharat Stage IV emission norms. The ... Read more...

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Blasts target rail tracks in Pakistan


February 27th, 2012 - 5:51 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 27 (IANS) Fourteen low-intensity bombs were detonated on rail tracks in southern Pakistan's Sindh province, a media report said Monday.The explosions took place in eight districts of Sindh, ... Read more...

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GM posts $7.6 bn net profit for 2011


February 17th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Feb 17 (IANS) General Motors Co. has posted a net profit of $7.6 billion for the whole of 2011, but troubles in Europe weakened its earnings and underscored challenges ... Read more...

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Chrysler, Ford sales up in January


February 2nd, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Feb 2 (IANS) US auto sales for the Big Three American automakers were mixed in January as General Motors (GM) sales dropped 6 percent since January last year while ... Read more...

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Vehicle sales up nearly 4 percent in Brazil


January 5th, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 5 (IANS) Vehicle sales in Brazil were up by 3.36 percent to 3.63 million units in 2011, compared with the figures in the previous year, the ... Read more...

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Essar GM gets bail in Maoists ‘payment’ case


January 5th, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 4 (IANS) A court in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district Wednesday granted bail to an Essar general manager who was arrested in September last year on charges of paying 'protection ... Read more...

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‘India needs to hike yield of pulses’


December 22nd, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) Stating that yield per hectare of pulses in India is low compared to the world average, the country's apex body of pulses and grains industry and ... Read more...

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General Motors sells over 186,000 vehicles in October


November 2nd, 2011 - 4:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) The leading US automaker, General Motors Co. Tuesday announced that it sold a total of 186,895 vehicles in October.The sales figures are up two percent from ... Read more...

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Delhi post offices sold 3.5 kg gold on Dhanteras


October 25th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Post offices across the city sold 3.5 kg of gold on the occasion of Dhanteras, the ministry of communications and IT said Tuesday."On the occasion ... Read more...

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Theo Epstein to be the new GM of Chicago Cubs


October 12th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chicago, Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Theo Epstein has been linked with the general manager job of Chicago Cubs. The Cubs are chasing for their lost glory and reports say the 37-year-old is ... Read more...

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Wine can help women in middle-age


September 8th, 2011 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) While it is said an apple a day can keep the doctor away, a new study has suggested a couple of glasses of wine a day ... Read more...

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Stop bill on genetically modified crops, NGOs tells PM


September 5th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Opposing the Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India (BRAI) bill, NGOs Monday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to stop the bill as it compromises with ... Read more...

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Group wants bio-regulatory bill withdrawn


September 2nd, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) A civil society group Friday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to withdraw the Biotechnology Regularity Authority of India (BRAI) bill, saying it lowers the ... Read more...

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General Motors’ August sales up 14 percent


September 1st, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of American automobile major General Motors Thursday reported a growth of 14 percent in its August sales at 9,050 units as against ... Read more...

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Herbicide tolerant GM crops pose serious health threat: Greenpeace


August 4th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Introduction of herbicide tolerant genetically modified (GM) crops, which are at the field trial stage in India, can pose serious threat to health and environment, ... Read more...

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