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India Diplomatic Bag Found in French Alps After 46 Years


August 30th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
French Alps, Aug 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A bag carrying Indian diplomatic mail has been found in the French Alps after 46 years. The bag has been found at a place where an ... Read more...

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20 kg of gold bars found on Paris train


January 3rd, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) A suitcase containing 20 kg of gold bars has been found on a train near Paris, BBC reported Tuesday.A bomb squad was called in after a ... Read more...

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Crisis in Chhattisgarh’s mini steel plants


November 14th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 14 (IANS) Dozens of mini steel plants in mineral-rich Chhattisgarh Monday suspended production amid a raw material shortage and high power tariffs. The plant owners have sought the ... Read more...

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Coin minted in 1789 auctioned in Australia


July 5th, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 5 (IANS/EFE) A coin minted in Spain in 1789 for Britain, and which was in circulation during the first years of the British colony in Australia, has been ... Read more...

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Electrotherm launches innovative casters


May 16th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, May 16 (IANS) Electrotherm (India) Limited, leading manufacturer of induction melting furnaces and allied equipment, Monday announced the launch of its innovative modular continuous casting machine meant for the ... Read more...

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Nalco records excellent production, sales rise


April 3rd, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 3 (IANS) State-run National Aluminium Company Limited (Nalco) recorded excellent production and sales results during 2010-11, the company said Sunday.While the company has achieved highest-ever cast metal production ... Read more...

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NALCO introduces aluminium T-ingots


March 24th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 23 (IANS) The state-owned National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) Wednesday said it has started production of the superior aluminium T-ingots for the first time in the country.The production ... Read more...

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Nearly 50,000 Chhattisgarh steel workers face job loss (Lead)


November 20th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 20 (IANS) About 50,000 workers employed with 175 mini steel plants in Chhattisgarh face a threat of job loss as factory owners have announced closure of their units in ... Read more...

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Bhilai plant wins trophy for best steel unit


November 13th, 2009 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 13 (IANS) Bhilai Steel Plant, the flagship unit of the state-run Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL), has won the "Prime Minister's Trophy" for the best integrated steel plant in ... Read more...

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Pre-Columbian societies knew how to extract gold


October 22nd, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 22 (ANI): A team of geologists and archaeologists has found clues that pre-Columbian societies knew a sophisticated metallurgy technique to extract gold.When Spanish conquistadors seized the Inka emperor Atawalpa in ... Read more...

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Inflation further dips to -1.55 per cent


July 9th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 9 (ANI): Inflation dipped to minus 1.55 per cent for the week ended June 27 from -1.30 per cent in the previous week.The fall in inflation has been reported despite ... Read more...

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Inflation rate drops to a six-year low of 2.43 per cent


March 12th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 12 (ANI): Inflation has fallen to a more than a six-year low of 2.43 per cent for the week ended February 28, against the previous week''s 3.03 per ... Read more...

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Inflation slips to 5.07 percent


February 5th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): After rising consecutively for two weeks, the inflation figures showed a slip to 5.07 percent. The inflation rates declined primarily due to falling prices of fruits and ... Read more...

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US gets new evidence on Iranian nuke intrigue


January 16th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.16 (ANI): American security and law-enforcement officials have reportedly gathered fresh evidence of Iran trying to evade sanctions and acquire metals from China used in high-tech weaponry, including long-range nuclear ... Read more...

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Many of the worlds famous Viking swords are fakes


December 27th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): New research has revealed that many Vikings paid for fake swords, which had forged the mark of authentic ones, almost a thousand years ago.According to a report ... Read more...

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Export duty on iron products, customs duty on ATF scrapped


October 31st, 2008 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The government has withdrawn export duty on certain iron and steel products and removed the basic customs duty on Aviation Turbine Fuel from Saturday.The finance ministry in ... Read more...

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PM concerned about ongoing financial crisis


October 26th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Onboard Air India One, Oct 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh while talking to reporters on board his special aircraft on his way back to New Delhi from Beijing, has ... Read more...

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Inflation in India falls to 11.07 per cent


October 23rd, 2008 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): Riding on back of lower prices of food and non-food items inflation fell to 11.07 per cent for the week ended October 11, from 11.44 per ... Read more...

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Indian American helps design cheaper, better solar cells


September 15th, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) An Indian-American researcher is working with a team of Utah University engineers to design cheaper, lighter and better solar cells. Dinesh Rakhwal, doctoral student in mechanical engineering, said: ... Read more...

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Fire in Chennai supermarket, two employees ‘missing’ (Second Lead)


September 2nd, 2008 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) A fire in Saravana Stores, a major supermarket in Chennai's main shopping district T. Nagar, raged for over five hours Monday. Two employees of the supermarket were reported ... Read more...

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Nalco to invest Rs.400 bn in expansion projects


June 4th, 2008 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 4 (IANS) India's second largest producer of aluminium National Aluminium Co Ltd (Nalco) Wednesday announced that it would invest around Rs.400 billion ($9.5 billion) in the next five years in ... Read more...

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Ankit Metals plans Rs.10 bn capacity expansion


May 15th, 2008 - 9:32 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 15 (IANS) Ankit Metal and Power Ltd (AMPL) plans to invest Rs.10 billion over the next three years to increase its production capacity, a company official said here Thursday. "We ... Read more...

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Shipwreck laden with treasures found off Namibian coast


May 2nd, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by admin
DPA Windhoek (Nambia), May 2 (DPA) Geologists prospecting for diamonds off the Namibian coast discovered a shipwreck laden with gold coins, cannons and elephant tusks on the seabed, reports said Friday. The remains ... Read more...

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Reliance to invest $7.5 bn for two microchip units


April 3rd, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries, a giant in areas ranging from oil exploration to petrochemicals, proposes to invest $7.5 billion over the next 10 years to set ... Read more...

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