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Yemen’s consulate to boost historic ties with Hyderabad


June 7th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 7 (IANS) Yemen's historic ties with Hyderabad are set to get a boost with the Arab nation planning to set up an honorary consulate in the city.Ausaf Sayeed, ... Read more...

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Bulgaria opens consulate in Hyderabad


April 20th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 20 (IANS) Bulgaria is all set to open its consulate in Hyderabad following the appointment of Y. Kiran Kumar, chief executive officer of Suchir India -- a major ... Read more...

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Slovenia invites Indian investments and tourists


December 27th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 27 (IANS) In order to increase the bilateral trade with India, the southern European country of Slovenia is inviting investments in its auto sector while its engineering companies ... Read more...

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Italian gunman kills two immigrants before killing himself


December 14th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by BNO News
FLORENCE, ITALY (BNO NEWS) -- An Italian man killed two Senegalese street vendors on Tuesday and wounded three other Senegalese immigrants before killing himself in the Italian city of Florence, police said.The ... Read more...

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Indian envoy to receive Liberia’s highest award (With Images)


July 24th, 2011 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Monrovia, July 24 (IANS) India's Honorary Consul General to Liberia Upjit Singh Sachdeva will receive the West African nation's highest award, the Knight Grand Commander, from President Ellen Johnson ... Read more...

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Indian gets Togo’s highest civilian award (With Images)


June 16th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) The republic of Togo in western Africa has bestowed its highest civilian award to an Indian national, Chander Verma, the country's former honorary consul in ... Read more...

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Liberia gives clean chit to Indian Consul General


March 1st, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Monrovia (Liberia), Mar. 1 (ANI): The Liberian Foreign Ministry has said there is no record of Upjit Singh Sachdeva, India's Honorary Consul General in Liberia, of seeking or being granted political asylum ... Read more...

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Delhi to host honorary consuls meet


February 12th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The first South Asian regional meet of honorary consuls will be held in the capital Feb 15-17. Organised by Honorary Consular Corps Diplomatique-India (HCCD) under the ... Read more...

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Of eggs, medicines and growing Indian connection in Liberia


January 23rd, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Shubha Singh New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) If you order a couple of fried eggs for breakfast in any restaurant in Monrovia, the capital of Liberia, the eggs are almost certain ... Read more...

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Gatsby rugby tournament to kick-off Nov 20


November 18th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 18 (IANS) The inaugural Gatsby Callaghan Cup Rugby tournament will be held here from Nov 20 to 27, featuring India's top 12 teams.Ruggers from Kerala, Chennai, Kolkata, Orissa, Bangalore, Pune ... Read more...

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India gifts 25 buses to Liberia (With Image)


November 4th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Alaskai Moore Johnson New Delhi/Monrovia, Nov 4 (IANS) India has donated some 25 buses to Liberia to transport students to and from the only institution of higher learning in the West African ... Read more...

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Costa Rican Foreign Minister Salazar calls on S.M. Krishna in New Delhi


October 19th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.19 (ANI): The Foreign Minister of Costa Rica, René Castro Salazar called on External Minister S M Krishna here on Tuesday.The two leaders are believed to have discussed bilateral relations ... Read more...

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‘Indian tour operators need to learn Chinese soon’


October 14th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 14 (IANS) With China likely to become the nation sending out the maximum number of tourists, the Indian tourism industry needs to learn the Chinese language as much as possible, ... Read more...

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Indians in Ethiopia celebrate I-day


August 15th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, Aug 15 (IANS) Indians in Ethiopia gathered Sunday at the Indian embassy here to take part in the 64th Independence Day celebrations. The ceremony began with the hoisting of the ... Read more...

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Indian Band ‘Girish N The Chronicles’ At Suncane Skale Music Competition


July 7th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): A Gangtok based rocked band "Girish "n the Chronicles', has become the first Indian band to compete in Suncane Skale a music festival in Herceg Novi, ... Read more...

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UK Foreign Secretary Miliband says shocked by Chile quake, no word on British casualties


February 28th, 2010 - 2:42 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- UK's Foreign Secretary David Miliband released the following statement on the earthquake in Chile on Saturday. The earthquake left more than 100 people dead and unleashed ... Read more...

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Ayurveda drawing distant Lithuanians to India


December 7th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Like the neighbouring Russians, Lithuanians are flocking to India. Lured first by the sun kissed beaches of Goa and now by the goodness of ayurveda ... Read more...

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Lithuania seeks business tie-ups in India


December 2nd, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Lithuanian foreign minister Vygaudas Usackas, who is on his maiden visit to India, is looking at forging strong ties between the two nations, especially in tourism, business ... Read more...

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Indian students are safe in Queensland


June 17th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), June 17 (ANI): The Indian Australian community in Queensland, Australia, has told a round table forum here that all Indian students residing the state and other southern states are safe ... Read more...

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Venu Srinivasan is new CII president


March 27th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) TVS Motor chairman and managing director Venu Srinivasan has been elected the new Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) president for 2009-10. He succeeds in that post ICICI ... Read more...

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Indians driving tractors in Chad


January 10th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Sikh men with turbans can be seen driving around in Indian tractors on farms in the West African state of Chad, says Ravi Kumar, the honorary Consul-General for ... Read more...

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Russia opens honorary consulate in Hyderabad


October 27th, 2008 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 27 (IANS) Russia Monday opened its honorary consulate in the city with Peter T. Hassan, advisor to the Andhra Pradesh government, taking over as the honorary consul.Russia's Ambassador to India ... Read more...

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Tourists savour Kochis colonial style of living


August 7th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelKochi, Aug 7 (ANI): Tourists visiting Kochi now have a reason to rejoice, as the city''s old colonial houses are being converted into tourist homes.Fort Kochi has a number ... Read more...

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In the land of yen, he promotes curry and India


July 11th, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Tarun Basu Sapporo (Japan), July 11 (IANS) He is known as "Mr India" in this northern Japanese city, owns five Indian restaurants and earlier this week catered to the gastronomic needs of ... Read more...

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Guess which place Lithuanians would love to visit? Goa!


July 6th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Vilnius (Lithuania), July 6 (IANS) Suddenly a lot of people from this tiny Baltic state of Lithuania want to visit India, the prime attraction for them being Goa, with its ... Read more...

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Ex-IAF pilot takes Indian flavours to Lithuania


June 29th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman Vilnius (Lithuania), June 29 (IANS) When he was flying aircrafts, Wing Commander Rajinder Kumar Chaudhary, a retired Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot, had probably never imagined he would someday open ... Read more...

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India helps Haiti slum dwellers turn trash to cash (With Image)


June 22nd, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Patralekha Chatterjee Port-au-Prince (Haiti), June 22 (IANS) Haiti hits the headlines with its coups, rebellions, crushing poverty and food riots. But now there's a ray of hope in one of the toughest ... Read more...

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India should set up consulate in Liverpool: British MPs


June 20th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) Encouraged by Tata's acquisition of Jaguar and Land Rover, a group of British MPs is urging India to open a consulate in the city of Liverpool as well ... Read more...

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British MPs want Indian consulate in Liverpool (Lead)


June 20th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) A group of British MPs encouraged by Tata's acquisition of Jaguar and Land Rover want India to establish a consulate in Liverpool and a direct sea freight route, ... Read more...

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Kamath, Srinivasan take charge at CII


April 30th, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) ICICI Bank managing director and CEO Kundapur Vaman Kamath and Sundaram-Clayton managing director Venu Srinivasan Wednesday took charge as president and vice president respectively of the Confederation ... Read more...

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‘Respecting peoples’ beliefs key to solving Kashmir problem’


March 15th, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by admin
By Abhijit Deb Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Respecting peoples' beliefs will be a key to the solution of terrorism and the Kashmir problem, feels Ireland's Minister of Community and Rural Affairs Eamon O. ... Read more...

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