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Karnataka global investors’ meet kicks off


June 7th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 7 (IANS) The second edition of the Global Investors' Meet (GIM 2012) got underway Thursday amid fanfare to promote the state as a premier investment destination in diverse ... Read more...

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Once bitten, Karnataka not shy to woo investors again


June 6th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 6 (IANS) Unfazed by the poor record of implementing the investment proposals that were flagged at the previous Global Investors' Meet (GIM 2010), the Karnataka government is ... Read more...

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Creative stone works draw huge crowds at trade fair


February 2nd, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 2 (IANS) Rich stone varieties across India, latest techniques for chipping stones in different hues, and about 300 artisans carving stunning shapes under one roof are attracting ... Read more...

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Karnataka gets Rs.1.10-lakh crore investments in agri-business


December 2nd, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 2 (IANS) Karnataka attracted investment proposals of Rs.1.10 lakh crore (Rs.1.1 trillion) in agriculture and allied sectors at the first Agri-business and Food Processing summit held here for ... Read more...

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Karnataka farmers’ bid to disrupt agri-summit thwarted


December 1st, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 1 (IANS) Police Thursday detained about 200 protesting farmers when they attempted to disrupt Karnataka's first Global Agri-business and Food Processing Summit at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre ... Read more...

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Karnataka to use farm lands as equity in agri ventures (Lead)


December 1st, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 1 (IANS) The Karnataka government would make a new law to use agricultural land as equity in agro-based ventures but ensure that farmers retain the land ownership, ... Read more...

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Karnataka farmers to protest against agri-summit


December 1st, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 30 (IANS) Even as the Karnataka government braces to hold the global agri-business and food process summit in this tech hub Thursday, leading farmers' organisations in the state ... Read more...

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UFI seeks to set up international exhibition centre in Haryana


November 29th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 29 (IANS) The Haryana government Tuesday announced the setting up of a high-level working group to look into a proposal by UFI, the global association of exhibition industry, ... Read more...

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‘Construction equipment industry needs more skilled workforce’


November 26th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 26 (IANS) The Indian earthmoving and construction equipment (ECE) industry would require around two million skilled workforce by 2020 for operating and maintaining huge volumes of machinery in ... Read more...

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Karnataka holding agri-biz summit to woo investments


November 25th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 25 (IANS) The Karnataka government is holding a two-day global agri-business and food processing summit here Dec 1-2 to attract huge investment in the farm sector."As agriculture and ... Read more...

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Taj unveils its biggest hotel in Bangalore


September 8th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 8 (IANS) India's leading hospitality chain, Taj Hotels and Resorts of the Tata group Thursday unveiled its biggest property in this tech hub with 327 rooms and suites.Branded ... Read more...

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Karnataka bids to become hub of international conferences


May 26th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 26 (IANS) Karnataka plans to cash in on scores of international conferences being held across the globe by building a convention centre that can seat 6,000 people and ... Read more...

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Dubai to host Middle East’s largest agri-business expo


March 20th, 2011 - 6:27 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 20 (IANS/WAM) Dubai will host the Middle East's largest agri-business expo March 29-31, it was announced Saturday.The AGRAme 2011 will be organised by the Institute for International Research ... Read more...

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Indian industry should create 100 million jobs: Plan panel


January 20th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) As the backbone of the Indian Industry, the manufacturing sector should create about 100 million jobs over the next 15 years to sustain a high growth rate, Planning ... Read more...

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South Asia’s largest machine tool expo opens in Bangalore


January 20th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) South Asia's largest machine tool exposition got underway Thursday in this tech hub to showcase the latest technological trends and products used by the Indian manufacturing industry.Organised ... Read more...

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23 countries to participate in machine tool expo


January 6th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 6 (IANS) Exhibitors from 23 countries, including the US for the first time, will participate in the Jan 20-26 Indian metal-cutting machine tool exhibition (Imtex 2011) here, the largest trade ... Read more...

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Karnataka okays second phase of Bangalore Metro


November 10th, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 9 (IANS) The Karnataka government late Tuesday approved the second phase of the Bangalore Metro project (51 km) at a cost of a whopping Rs.14,774 crore (Rs.147.74 billion)."The cabinet has ... Read more...

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ISRO offers road map for private firms in space business (Lead)


August 25th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 25 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Wednesday urged the private sector to come up with innovative technologies to join hands with it to tap the growing space ... Read more...

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Space expo begins in India’s tech hub


August 25th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 25 (IANS) The second international space exhibition and conference began here Wednesday with global space agencies and vendors showcasing their latest technologies, products and services. Organised by the state-run Indian ... Read more...

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Bollywood fashion displayed at Dubai Bride Show


April 8th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 8 (IANS/WAM) Latest fashion trends of Bollywood presented by Indian designer Vikram Phadnis are catching the eyeballs at the four-day Dubai Bride Show. Phadnis is taking part in the event for ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson statue from India could grace Neverland (With Images)


February 6th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir BalajiBangalore, Feb 6 (IANS) Over seven months after his death, Michael Jackson is etched in the hearts of millions of fans - and also in 12 feet of black ... Read more...

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Bangalore cycles for cause of environment, fitness


October 11th, 2009 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 11 (IANS) Cycling as a fun and sporting event received a major boost in India's IT-hub Bangalore as around 6,000 enthusiasts took part in BSA Hercules Cyclothon Bengaluru '09 here ... Read more...

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German’s Lower Saxony state to open Mumbai office


October 3rd, 2008 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 3 (IANS) The German state of Lower Saxony will shortly open an office in Mumbai to facilitate trade and business relations with Maharashtra, it was announced here Friday.Minister-President (Chief Minister) ... Read more...

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Olympic Fine Arts exhibition opens (Beijing Olympics Sidelights)


August 13th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 13 (IANS) Apart from organising a flawless Olympic Games, China has given the thousands of visitors from across the world an option to quench their thirst for aesthetics. An exhibition ... Read more...

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Indians top Bahrain’s expat labour list


June 17th, 2008 - 7:27 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 16 (IANS) Nearly 32,000 Indian workers have registered with Bahrain's Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) over the weekend at a labour enrolment festival. Indians, at 31,734, topped the list of ... Read more...

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Indians top list in Bahrain worker registration fest


June 9th, 2008 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, June 9 (IANS) Indians topped the list of expatriate workers registering with Bahrain's Labour Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) over the weekend at a labour enrolment festival being held in ... Read more...

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