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Rwanda delegation to visit India for investment


October 17th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) A business delegation from Rwanda led by Agriculture Minister Agnes Kalibata will visit Indian metros staring with New Delhi Tuesday to attract investment in the ... Read more...

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Nobel menu card show comes to capital


October 13th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The legacy of the Nobel will tour India in a five-city roadshow Oct 15-23 with 25 events showcasing the culture, art and spirit of innovation ... Read more...

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‘Dum Maro Dum’ team wants Asha Bhosle for stage shows


March 29th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) A series of musical evenings entitled "Dum Maro Dum Nite" are being planned across Indian metros over the next two weeks and the team wants ... Read more...

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From humble loaf to slice of multi-grain joy (With Images)


March 11th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Time was when bread came in white or brown, and anything more sophisticated would entail a drive to a special bakery. But just walk down ... Read more...

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Metro coaches were reserved as Delhi does not respect women: Sreedharan


January 24th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Prathiba Raju and Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Delhi Metro had to reserve coaches for women as Delhi is "one city where they don't respect their women", Delhi ... Read more...

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Kapil and Monika To Grace Kolkata Couture Fashion Week


August 30th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The popular designer duo of Kapil and Monika Arora are different from their ilk. The two have a design belief that portrays understated luxury and glamour. ... Read more...

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Jamia Millia Islamia students paint global concerns


July 13th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Art students of the Jamia Millia Islamia have portrayed the concerns of the world in colours in a show, "A Step Ahead", at the M.F. Husain Gallery ... Read more...

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Transportation experts support congestion tax on cars


June 10th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Urban transport experts Thursday supported Urban Development Minister S. Jaipal Reddy's view of imposing a road congestion tax on motorists, saying it will help in reducing pollution ... Read more...

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Fresh terror alert in Indian metros


December 25th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Intelligence agencies Friday sounded a terror alert in Kolkata, Mumbai and Delhi following reports that terrorists had sneaked into these cities to target vital installations. Home ministry ... Read more...

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Indian art mart churned - and moved on (Flashback 2009)


December 15th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Art has always been an enduring bet. The Rs.2,000-crore (Rs.20-billion) Indian art market managed to hold its own despite a 30 percent drop in prices ... Read more...

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Police bust Indian-run sex racket in Kathmandu (Lead)


November 11th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 11 (IANS) Nepal police have busted a major call girl racket being run by an Indian with tentacles in major Indian metros and with audacious plans to expand ... Read more...

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Indian’s budding sex empire in Nepal busted


November 11th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 11 (IANS) Within a week of uncovering a Chinese sex workers' network here, Nepal police have now busted a budding sex empire run by an Indian with tentacles ... Read more...

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Village heads to take part in Delhi half marathon Sunday


October 30th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) It is usually the city folk who are seen taking part in the marathons in Indian metros. But Sunday's Airtel Delhi half-marathon will see heads of various ... Read more...

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Rao’s Nepal visit highlights India’s security concerns


September 15th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 15 (IANS) Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao's Nepal visit will be followed by a meeting between the home secretaries of the two countries to discuss the 'entire gamut of ... Read more...

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Sound, beats, music…DJing as a career option!


April 13th, 2009 - 9:00 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Disc Jockeys have been around in Indian metros for quite some time now, many pursuing it as a part-time opportunity to earn some extra ... Read more...

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South India more attractive for investors: Assocham


April 5th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Metros in South India are more attractive for infrastructure projects than their counterparts in the other parts of the country, an industry lobby report said Sunday. According ... Read more...

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GMR, Malaysia Airlines to set up aircraft repair facility


February 27th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 27 (IANS) A GMR-led consortium that operates the city airport, and MAS Aerospace Engineering, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Malaysia Airlines, have floated a 50:50 joint venture to set-up a maintenance, ... Read more...

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India welcomes Nepal crackdown on fake currency network(To go with Nepal police bust Karachi-Kathmandu terror link)


December 21st, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 21 (IANS) India Sunday welcomed the investigation by Nepal police that ended with the busting of a fake Indian currency racket and the arrest of one of the kingpins, a ... Read more...

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Nepal police bust Karachi-Kathmandu terror link


December 21st, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Dec 21 (IANS) Close on the heels of the Mumbai savagery, Nepal police have uncovered a terror link between Kathmandu and Pakistan's Karachi city with the arrest of members of a ... Read more...

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Charcoal artist, life’s reflections and philosophical art (Rainbow Palette - IANS weekly art roundup) (With Images)


November 21st, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) A journey through the national capital's bylanes of high art and related activities threw up variety this week: Ajay De's icons in charcoalLife for Mumbai-based artist ... Read more...

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Orchid Designs to sell Swedish ewe modular kitchens


October 30th, 2008 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 30 (IANS) The city-based Orchid Designs Ltd has tied up with Swedish kitchen maker Nobia AB to market the latter's ewe modular kitchens in India, a company official said here ... Read more...

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Spanish capital Madrid seeks to deepen ties with Indian metros


October 21st, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Eyeing business opportunities and increased tourism, the Spanish capital of Madrid is seeking to deepen its engagement with Indian metros, particularly New Delhi, by showcasing its expertise ... Read more...

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In Assam, Bodo looms are now weaving success stories


June 30th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Guwahati, June 30 (IANS) Till two years ago, 45-year-old Motori Brahma, a Bodo woman from Rowmari village in Assam, was doing menial jobs to feed her family of five, including ... Read more...

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Revised fuel prices in Indian metros


June 4th, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Following are the new prices of transport and cooking fuels in the four metros announced by Indian Oil Corp, after the Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs permitted ... Read more...

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Tourists can tune in with Time Out in luxury cabs


April 5th, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by admin
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Business travellers and other tourists from abroad will soon have a ready reckoner on the entertainment hotspots in Indian metros. Time Out, a leading lifestyle ... Read more...

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Mumbai, Delhi among world’s dirtiest cities


March 2nd, 2008 - 10:24 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 2 (IANS) Mumbai and Delhi are among the 25 dirtiest cities in the world while the four Indian metros and Bangalore are among the 20 densest cities, according to ... Read more...

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Infiniti Retail to increase presence in metros


February 21st, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Infiniti Retail Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Sons, Thursday said it was going to concentrate on Indian metros. "We are currently concentrating on the metros. ... Read more...

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