India important investment destination, but challenges remain: Ernst-Young

July 11th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) India may still be an important investment destination for global companies but its complex tax structure, difficulty in repatriation of cash from investments and corruption ... Read more...

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WTO Doha round shouldn’t reopen old issues: India

May 25th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Attempts by developed countries to reopen old issues in the WTO Doha round negotiation would be "counter-productive" and the talks should build on the progress ... Read more...

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Bangladesh, Sri Lanka to boost trade

April 20th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 20 (IANS) Bangladesh and Sri Lanka have sought to have "strong political relations" as well as a boost in trade at the end of the visit here ... Read more...

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Mobiles set to debut on Australian airways

July 30th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 30 (ANI): The communications watchdog in Australia has given the green light for travellers to use their mobiles during flights.The new ruling by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) ... Read more...

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Caribbean nations seek close ties in agriculture sector

March 19th, 2010 - 5:36 am ICT by IANS
Paramaribo (Suriname), March 19 (IANS) Agriculture ministers of the Caribbean nations are meeting here Thursday to strengthen ties in the farming sector, Prensa Latina reported. Strategies to develop cooperation in the agriculture sector ... Read more...

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Mullen urges India, Pakistan to refrain from public spats

January 27th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.27 (ANI): US Joint Chiefs of staff Admiral Mike Mullen has urged India and Pakistan to restrain themselves from publicly accusing each other and to avoid disputes which could further destabilise ... Read more...

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Eco-friendly vehicles rally held in Delhi

November 22nd, 2009 - 7:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.22 (ANI): A first-ever rally of eco-friendly vehicles with the theme 'Save the Earth' was hosted in the national capital on Sunday.Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit flagged off the ... Read more...

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No residue of Monarchy will be kept in Nepal, says Prachanda

April 21st, 2008 - 8:35 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, Apr 21 (ANI): Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-M) chairman Prachanda on Monday said that no residue of the monarchy would be held in reserve.Keeping aside the doubts about whether the ... Read more...

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