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11 Indian firms in Forbes Asia’s Fab 50


September 4th, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 4 (IANS) India claims the second-biggest haul after China in Asia's Fab 50 with 11 Indian companies, up from seven last year, figuring in Forbes 2012 list of ... Read more...

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Britannia may go for 6 percent overall price hike


December 17th, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 17 (IANS) Britannia Industries, India's largest biscuits and bakery company, Saturday indicated that it may raise prices of its products due to soaring distribution and raw materials costs, ... Read more...

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European firms tap India’s huge environment technology market


November 15th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 15 (IANS) With India's environment technology market estimated at eight billion euros (approx $10 bn) and growing rapidly, European firms with expertise in energy efficiency, solid waste management, ... Read more...

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Mumbai industrialist J.M. Mansukhani dead


November 1st, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 1 (IANS) Well-known Mumbai industrialist J.M. Mansukhani, patriarch and co-founder of MAN Industries, died here late Monday night, an official said Tuesday. He was 79.Mansukhani is survived by ... Read more...

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Rwanda taps India for food security, investment


October 18th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Rwanda, a rising economy located at the crossroads of Central and East Africa, Tuesday pitched for greater trade with India and sought this country's expertise ... Read more...

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Pakistan to name India ‘most favoured’ trading partner by yearend?


October 2nd, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Pakistan may grant the long overdue most favoured nation (MFN) status to India by the end of this year that will reduce tariff and ... Read more...

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Uniross could break even in two year: Eveready


September 23rd, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 23 (IANS) Eveready Industries (India) Limited (EIIL), a flagship company of the B.M. Khaitan Group, Friday said Uniross SA, a French rechargeable battery maker it acquired two years ... Read more...

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India, New Zealand eye trade pact; discuss IT, agriculture (Lead)


June 28th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) India and New Zealand Tuesday resolved to conclude a free trade area (FTA) agreement by next year and decided to expand their cooperation in ... Read more...

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Venu Srinivasan not linked with Sathya Sai trust: TVS Motors


June 21st, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai June 21 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd Tuesday said that its chairman Venu Srinivasan is not connected with the Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust founded ... Read more...

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India’s defence research agency eyes export markets


September 12th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 12 (IANS) India's premier defence research agency will now have a commercial arm on the lines of the Indian space agency's Antrix to tap export markets, a senior ... Read more...

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Anil Agarwal’s ‘vedanta’ and his $7.9 bn Sterlite group


August 24th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) On the web site of London-based industrialist Anil Agarwal's minerals-to-mining group, there is a telling slogan: "Sustainable development is key part of Vedanta's strategy and overall ethos." Ironically, ... Read more...

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Sterlite Industries charged for evading duty


August 22nd, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 21 (IANS) The customs and excise department Saturday charged Vedanta group's Tuticorin-based Sterlite Industries (India) Ltd for evading duty by mis-declaration of export consignment. The company officials, however, charged the ... Read more...

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India has no plan to ban Dow Chemicals


August 19th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) India has no plan to ban Dow Chemicals in the country while the due process of law will be followed in fixing civil and criminal liabilities of ... Read more...

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Eveready plans to expand product portfolio


July 30th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) Eveready Industries India Ltd is planning to expand its products portfolio to reduce dependency on batteries, a company official said here Friday. "We need to expand our portfolio to ... Read more...

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Eveready hikes battery prices by 5-10 percent


March 13th, 2010 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 13 (IANS) Eveready Industries India has hiked the prices of its range of dry cell batteries by 5 to 10 percent, a senior company official said here. The prices were increased ... Read more...

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Pennar launches facility to manufacture pre-engineered buildings


February 11th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 11 (IANS) PEBS Pennar, a subsidiary of Pennar Industries, India's leading engineered metal products company, Thursday formally launched its new facility near here to manufacture pre-engineered buildings with technical know-how ... Read more...

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Kolkata to host metal exhibition this month


November 9th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) An exhibition on metal, organised by the Indian Institute of Metals, will be held in Kolkata's Science City complex Nov 14-17. More than 40 foreign trade delegations ... Read more...

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Advani sympathises with victims of Balco chimney collapse


September 24th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Thursday expressed his sympathy with the families of those killed and injured in a chimney collapse at a ... Read more...

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Can the BJP or CPM be India’s Labour Party? (Part - II)


July 1st, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
The only other political grouping that could meet the challenge of the emerging situation, the Communist party-in all its shades - finds itself in an equally great political mess. The one difference, ... Read more...

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Eveready close to acquiring European battery company


May 14th, 2009 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) Dry cell batteries and flashlights manufacturers Eveready Industries India is close to acquiring Paris-based Uniross SA, a top official said over a conference call from Frankfurt. Uniross, a ... Read more...

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Eveready expects 10-20 percent topline growth this fiscal


April 27th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 27 (IANS) Eveready Industries India, manufacturer of dry batteries, flashlights and packet tea, expects a 10-20 percent growth in its topline during the current fiscal, a top official said here ... Read more...

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Mukherjee hopes Trinamool-Congress alliance will get people’’s support


March 22nd, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Mar 22 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee hopes of popular mandate in the ensuing elections to the Lok Sabha. After meeting with Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee here on Saturday, ... Read more...

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‘In India, you’ll still get a job’


January 18th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) The "India Shining" story may be under stress by the ongoing economic crisis, but some sectors and career options still hold promise for job seekers this year, ... Read more...

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Sterlite Ind posts Rs.11.51 billion net profit


July 28th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Anil Agarwal promoted Sterlite Industries India Ltd has posted a consolidated net profit of Rs.11.51 billion during the first quarter this fiscal, marginally up from the Rs.11.42 billion ... Read more...

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Vedanta push for Asarco hits bump in US court


June 14th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 14 (IANS) Vedanta Resources' takeover bid of US copper mining giant Asarco hit a bump Friday when a judge of a bankruptcy court in Texas signalled he might give ... Read more...

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Two US Congressmen object to Vedanta’s Asarco takeover


June 12th, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 12 (IANS) Two Congressmen have raised objections over Vedanta Resources' purchase of the US mining company Asarco, expressing concerns about the London-based metals and mining major's environment track record. ... Read more...

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Israel Aerospace Industries, Tata ink defence production pact


May 13th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd (IAI) and India's Tata group have inked a framework agreement for cooperation in the development, manufacturing, marketing and support of defence products in ... Read more...

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