institutional development

Verghese Kurien: rare visionary and astute manager (Tribute)

September 10th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
The demise of Dr Verghese Kurien marks the end of an era. During this era, an import dependent milk deficit nation - where availability per capita per day was 117 gm ... Read more...

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WIPRO computerises five cooperative banks

July 31st, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 31 (IANS) IT bellwether Wipro Ltd Tuesday said it has deployed its core banking solution in five state-run cooperative banks across five country under the National Bank for ... Read more...

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World Bank grants $247 mn to Egypt

August 11th, 2011 - 6:21 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Aug 11 (IANS) The World Bank's Institutional Development Fund (IDF) has attributed $247 million support to Egypt, Xinhua reported Thursday.The IDF will grant the fund worth $ 247.51 million ... Read more...

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Rs.1,354 crore project for northeast roads approved

May 19th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The Indian government Thursday approved an Asian Development Bank (ABD)-assisted proposal to develop 433 km of highways in the country's northeast at an investment of ... Read more...

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World Bank loan to improve West Bengal panchayats

June 9th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 9 (IANS) The rural poor in West Bengal stand to benefit from a $200 million (Rs.9.4 billion) World Bank credit that the state will use to improve the ... Read more...

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India, Canada to cooperate in areas of food processing industries: Sahai

June 7th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI): Minister of Food Processing and Industries Subhodh Kant Sahai on Monday said India and Canada will cooperate in the field of growth and development of technologies for ... Read more...

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World Bank lends Haryana $330 mn to improve power

August 7th, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) The World Bank has approved a loan of $330 million to strengthen power transmission and distribution system in Haryana. The World Bank has allocated the money under ... Read more...

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Nepal celebrates first Republic Day

May 29th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, May 29 (ANI): Nepal's first Republic Day is being celebrated on Friday throughout the nation with various programmes, exactly one year after the Constituent Assembly declared Nepal a republic on May ... Read more...

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Nepal Govt. to announce 84-point programme today

September 10th, 2008 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sept 10 (ANI): The Nepal Government will announce its policies and programmes at the parliamentary session of the Constituent Assembly (CA) today. President Dr Ram Baran Yadav will present the government''s ... Read more...

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Indian economy won’t slow down: Montek

February 16th, 2008 - 12:06 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia Friday said that any slowdown in the world economy would not have much impact on the Indian economy. "Any slowdown ... Read more...

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