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All mega projects are on course: Chandy


May 31st, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 31 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Thursday refuted media reports that mega development projects in the state are getting delayed, saying these are progressing as per schedule."I ... Read more...

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Mexican oil giant to spend $24 mn to repair pipeline


December 21st, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 21 (IANS/EFE) State-owned oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, said it planned to spend 329.8 million pesos (about $24 million) to repair a pipeline damaged in an ... Read more...

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Tripura seeks Rs.11 bn World Bank aid to improve power scenario


June 21st, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 21 (IANS) The Tripura government has sought aid of Rs.11 billion from the World Bank to improve the power scenario in the northeastern state, an official said here ... Read more...

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CESC to import coal from South African mine from 2014


April 29th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 29 (IANS) Power utility CESC Ltd, owned by the PRG group, will be able to import coal from a South African mine from 2014, a top executive of ... Read more...

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Infrastructure work satisfies Srinagar residents


November 11th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
By Afzal BhatSrinagar, Nov. 11 (ANI): Srinagar residents are satisfied with the infrastructure development projects after the months of violence, strikes and curfews in Jammu and Kashmir.Jammu and Kashmir's Minister of Public ... Read more...

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Infrastructure work on proposed Kerala port launched


August 16th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 16 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Monday evening inaugurated the work for a connecting road to the proposed Rs.60-billion Vizhinjam port site. This signals the start of the first phase ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan highlights government’s achievements on I-Day


August 15th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 15 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Sunday turned his Independence Day address into an occasion for highlighting his government's performance in the past four years. In his speech after taking ... Read more...

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Dikshit calls on PM, discusses CWG


July 1st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to discuss preparations for the Commonwealth Games here in October, a spokesman said. The chief minister's ... Read more...

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India clears cost hike for Afghan power project (Lead)


June 10th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Signalling its resolve to stay engaged in Afghanistan, the government Thursday approved revised estimates for a hydro-power project in Herat province that has made it costlier ... Read more...

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Indian cabinet okays cost hike for Afghan power project (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


June 10th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) India will spend about Rs.800 crore (around $180 million) in a hydro power project in Herat province of western Afghanistan. The Indian cabinet Thursday approved a ... Read more...

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Indian cabinet okays cost hike for Afghan power project


June 10th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) India will spend about Rs 800 crore (about $18 million) in a hydro power project in Herat province of western Afghanistan. The Indian cabinet Thursday approved ... Read more...

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Agreement to maintain monuments signed


December 21st, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and the Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) have signed an agreement to undertake the maintenance work of a list of ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games projects will be completed in time : Centre


November 26th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 26 (ANI): The Union Government on Thursday expressed confidence that all sports infrastructure projects in Delhi would be completed well before next year's Commonwealth Games.Replying to a question in ... Read more...

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Gill says stadiums for Commonwealth Games will be completed on time


July 7th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Union Sports Minister M S Gill on Tuesday admitted that there have been some lapses in the preparation of venues for the 2010 Commonwealth Games.He, however, assured ... Read more...

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Verizon offers direct connections through Mumbai, Chennai gateways


February 28th, 2009 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) Verizon Business, a global leader in communications and IT solutions, plans to offer direct connections to one of the world's largest global networks through its two international gateways ... Read more...

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IOA welcomes inclusion of hockey in ‘priority’ list


April 24th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Thursday welcomed the re-inclusion of hockey in the "priority" category of the union sports ministry, saying it would give a fillip to ... Read more...

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Dhaka-Kolkata ‘friendship’ train from April 14


March 24th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, March 24 (IANS) India and Bangladesh are set to start the Dhaka-Kolkata 'maitree' (friendship) train by April 14 on Poila Baishakh, Bengali New Year's Day, celebrated on both sides of the ... Read more...

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Bahrain starts work on Middle East’s biggest healthcare project


February 25th, 2008 - 9:06 pm ICT by admin
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, Feb 25 (IANS) Bahrain's Ithmaar Development Co (IDC) has awarded a $69-million contract to Boskalis Westminster Middle East to start reclamation work in the country's northeast coast for what ... Read more...

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