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Turkish language course flavour at Jamia


August 5th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Indicative of the growing interaction between India and a nation that straddles the Asian and European continents, Turkish language courses are the hot flavour at ... Read more...

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Sarovar Hotels to expand in Africa, India


June 21st, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) Sarovar Hotels Pvt Ltd, a fast-growing hotel chain, is in the process of expanding its African and Indian presence in managing and owning properties, a ... Read more...

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British university joins hands with Mumbai college


April 6th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Britain-based University of Westminster Friday signed a memorandum of understanding with Mumbai's HR College of Commerce and Economics to expand its Indian scholarship programme, officials said."India ... Read more...

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Indian footprint growing in Art Dubai


February 5th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Art Dubai, one of the biggest art showcases in the Gulf, is seeking to position itself as a crucial international platform for Middle Eastern and ... Read more...

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200-year-old Swedish security co. ramps up Indian presence


December 8th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) A 200-year-old Swedish security company that has had a presence in India for 79 years is ramping up its presence with a fresh infusion of ... Read more...

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History of Indian presence in Britain showcased


November 25th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) A showcase that opened here Friday celebrates the often overlooked history of Indian presence in Britain with reproductions of posters, pamphlets, diaries, newspapers, political reports ... Read more...

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China dangles $1 bn to woo the Caribbean


September 14th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Port-of-Spain, Sep 14 (IANS) China opened its purse-strings wide to fork out a $1 billion loan for governments in the Caribbean that has a strong Indian presence since the past ... Read more...

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South Australia beckons Indian investors


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 2 (IANS) The South Australia province Tuesday invited Indian investors to tap the huge potential of the largely unexplored mining sector along with education and renewable energy segments."We ... Read more...

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Indian presence not against Pakistan: Karzai


June 12th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 12 (IANS) Calling Islamabad "a conjoined twin", Afghan President Hamid Karzai has said that the Indian presence in his country is not aimed at "brother" Pakistan."Indian presence in ... Read more...

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Indian presence in English Premier League doubles


May 23rd, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS) With Blackburn Rovers surviving relegation and Queens Park Rangers back in top-flight, Indian presence in the forthcoming season of English Premier League is all set to ... Read more...

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In PM’s Kabul visit, a message of long-term support amidst insecurity


May 14th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 14 (IANS) When Prime Minister Manmohan Singh reached the flat, mud-hued city of Kabul surrounded by the majestic Hindu Kush range, he had one missive to carry ... Read more...

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IPR key for Indian manufacturing sector: Expert


April 21st, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 21 (IANS) India is a big market for telecom products and services but most of them are imported and there is a royalty payment for every new line ... Read more...

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Merger regulation could impede economic growth: CII


April 4th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr. 4 (ANI): Expressing concern about the notification of provisions of the Competition Act 2002 relating to regulation of mergers, CII said, "The move is ill-timed given the present economic ... Read more...

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Of love and longing for India: a French woman’s journey


January 20th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
By Shubha Singh New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Christelle Gourdine, a French national of Guadeloupean and Indian origin, has been fascinated by her Indian roots for many years. But she is surprised and ... Read more...

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Congress plenary to seek probe into right-wing forces’ terror links (Second Lead)


December 18th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The Congress, which began its 83rd plenary session here Saturday, is likely to ask the government to probe the terror links of right-wing groups like the ... Read more...

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Scientific expedition completed to mark 30 years of Indian presence in Antarctica


December 1st, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 1(ANI): A scientific expedition to South Pole was launched from the Indian Station 'Maitri' at Antarctica to mark 30 years of Indian presence in the Earth's southernmost continent.An eight-member ... Read more...

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India a nation of immense power and presence: UAE daily


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 23 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE), home to a large number of Indians, recognises that "India is now a spearhead of the future markets and a nation ... Read more...

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Obama visit: All the president’s desis


October 24th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 24 (IANS) Not only does US President Barack Obama view ties with India as a "defining partnership" of the 21st century, but he also banks on a ... Read more...

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India launches phase-II of African e-network project (LEAD)


August 16th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) From talking about Ugandan students in India to thanking African nations for the hospitality extended to Indian ships, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Monday gave a personal ... Read more...

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India to show presence through Indo-Russian robotic mission


August 13th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): India and Russia have jointly started working on a robotic mission, whereby the Russian-built four-legged platform will deliver around 35kg of scientific equipment to the lunar surface and ... Read more...

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‘Britain should recognise re-emerging India’


August 1st, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Britain needs to recognise the oppor­tunities presented by a re-emerging India, Business Secretary Vince Cable says, while reflecting on his visit to India as part of Prime ... Read more...

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Pakistan did not oppose US-India n-deal: Zardari


July 11th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) Pakistan did not oppose the India-US civil nuclear deal and it expects similar pacts from other countries, President Asif Ali Zardari has said. "When India was going with ... Read more...

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MTR Foods to go national; double revenue by 2012


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 22 (IANS) City-based processed food manufacturer MTR Foods has drawn up an ambitious plan to go national and double its revenue to Rs.500 crore by 2012, a top company official ... Read more...

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India likely to get role in Afghan military affairs


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, June 22(ANI): The ongoing row between the NATO forces and allied European countries regarding provisions of training for the Afghan National Army is reportedly paving way for 'legalized' Indian presence in ... Read more...

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Lucrative business innings for India at Cannes 2010


May 22nd, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) An official entry of "Udaan", the second appearance of Mrinal Sen's classic "Khandahar", over 50 Indian companies with more than 150 movies to sell -- the ... Read more...

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Karan Johar missing Cannes (Snippets)


May 14th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar, who attended the Cannes International Film Festival last year, misses being a part of the gala event this year. "Missed being at Cannes this ... Read more...

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India’s role very important in Afghanistan: German Envoy


May 7th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, May 7 (ANI): Germany has hailed India's role in capacity building, and development in infrastructure and education sectors in war torn Afghanistan.German Ambassador to India Thomas Matussek ... Read more...

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World Champion Dan claims his first Asian badminton title


April 18th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Olympic and three-time World champion Lin Dan of China claimed his maiden Asian title with a 21-17, 21-15 win over Wang Zhengming while Xuerui Li overcame a ... Read more...

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Pak doesn’t want any Indian military, intelligence presence in Afghanistan: Haqqani


April 17th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.17 (ANI): Pakistan's Ambassador to the US Hussain Haqqani has said that his country would not want India to establish any military or intelligence base in Afghanistan, which would prove ... Read more...

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India not competing with any other country in Africa: Tharoor


March 5th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) India is not in any competition with other countries in Africa, Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor said here Friday. "India's Africa policy stands on ... Read more...

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Kathmandu attacks: Indian media tycoon dead, MD shot at (Second Lead)


March 2nd, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, March 2 (IANS) Less than 24 hours after a media tycoon of Indian origin was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in southern Nepal, the Indian managing director of an ... Read more...

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US ‘wary’ of Pak ability to break Taliban-Qaeda nexus in Afghanistan through dialogue


February 10th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb.10 (ANI): Pakistan's latest move offering to negotiate between Taliban factions, over which it has certain influence, such as the Haqqani group, has put the United States in a ... Read more...

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Pakistan offers to talk to Taliban to stem India’s influence: NYT


February 10th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 10 (IANS) Pakistan has offered to mediate with Taliban factions in return for a friendly Afghanistan and ways to stem the growing Indian presence there, the New York ... Read more...

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Beyonce top winner at Grammy’s with six awards (Roundup)


February 1st, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 1 (IANS) Pop diva Beyonce Knowles took home six golden gramophones at the 52nd annual Grammy Awards and became the top winner at the star-studded event. The singer ... Read more...

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Rahman, Gulzar, Tanvi share Grammy for ‘Jai ho’


February 1st, 2010 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 1 (IANS) Music maestro A.R. Rahman shared the Grammy award for the best motion picture song "Jai ho" with veteran lyricist Gulzar and Tanvi Shah who wrote the Spanish ... Read more...

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