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Government to introduce new food standardisation norms (With Images)


September 21st, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The government will further strengthen food safety in the country by introducing standards regulations to bring quality of Indian food items at par with international ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Amar Chitra Katha to release animation film


July 31st, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Comic book series Amar Chitra Katha (ACK) will release its first feature film, "Sons of Ram - Heroes will Rise", in association with Cartoon Network Nov ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian animation industry ready to take off: Ketan Mehta (Interview)


July 28th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Indian animation industry is on a growth trajectory given not just the talent pool and lower costs but also the treasure trove of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian jewellery showcased at US show


June 2nd, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Las Vegas, Nevada, June 2 (IANS) Sixty five leading Indian jewellery exporters are showcasing works incorporating a seamless blend of the best international quality and workmanship with Indian design making ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Anita Dongre goes crowdsourcing way to find designer


May 2nd, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Fashion designer Anita Dongre is hunting for an accessory designer for her company AND Designs India Ltd and is taking the crowdsourcing way to discover ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Industry wants laws to be implemented for food quality


March 28th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Captains of the food and beverage industry Wednesday said all food laws and regulations should be brought under one bracket and implemented on all brands, be ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Shemaroo to release its 3D film online first


October 15th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd. is set to take a detour from the usual theatrical film launch by releasing its 3D animation superhero film "Super K" ... Read more...

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Orchid industry blooms in Sikkim


February 24th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Sikkim, Feb 24 (ANI): The orchid industry is proving to be an enterprising avenue for local plant growers in Sikkim.Orchids are popular with plant growers commercially, as they are expensive and a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Carlsberg opens fifth brewery in India


December 1st, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Danish brewer Carlsberg Wednesday said it has opened its fifth brewery with an investment of Rs.128 crore in Medak in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region.The state-of-the-art brewery ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

CBSE wants to set up Research and Development Centre in PPP mode


November 10th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.10 (ANI): The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has proposed to establish a Centre for Assessment, Evaluation and Research on Private Public Partnership (PPP) mode.Informing about this, the Minister ... Read more...

Posted in National |

IHG and Amrapali Group launch Holiday Inn Express


October 28th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) Thursday launched Holiday Inn Express, one of the fastest growing hotel brands in the limited service category, in India with city-based realty developer ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

IGNOU to make 100 mn rural youths computer literate (Lead)


February 22nd, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Monday joined hands with technology firm Srei Sahaj e-village to make 100 million youths in rural India computer literate. ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

USER REVIEW: Blue (2009)


October 17th, 2009 - 4:44 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
While most movie critics have done their job of dissecting BLUE to be a directorial disaster and having a weak story line, what they have actually done is to benchmark it ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Pritish Nandy Communication’s The Accident will send a chill down your spines


June 20th, 2009 - 4:42 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Forget mindless blood and gore, PNC's next horror-cum-psychological fare, Accident, will really send a chill down your spine and keep you on the edge of the seat. Produced by Pritish Nandy ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Biocon to fund innovation cell at Hyderabad B-school


June 8th, 2009 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 8 (IANS) India's biotechnology major Biocon Ltd. Monday announced the setting up of a cell for innovation management at Hyderabad's Indian School of Business (ISB) with a corpus of Rs.1 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Taleban now controls Swats emerald mines


March 25th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.25 (ANI): A pact between the Pakistan Government and theTehreek-e-Nafaz-e-Shariat-e-Mohammadi (TNSM), a Pakistani militant organisation with Wahabi and Deobandi leanings, has allowed the Taleban to take control of emerald mines ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ahmedabad gets its first Marks and Spencer store


December 10th, 2008 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 10 (IANS) UK-based retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) Wednesday opened its first exclusive store here. "We are happy to bring the M&S brand to Ahmedabad as we grow in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Let a dozen NRI-PIO universities bloom(Commentary)


May 29th, 2008 - 11:42 am ICT by admin
By Kul Bhushan Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) can cheer the good news that a special university for education of their children will open its doors next year in ... Read more...

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‘Possibility of sabotaging Arjun tanks cannot be ruled out’(First Lead)


April 25th, 2008 - 7:38 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The defence ministry Thursday said a conspiracy could be in play to "sabotage" the main battle tank (MBT) Arjun project, even as Indian Army chief Gen. Deepak ... Read more...

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Army chief to inspect Arjun tank


April 24th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Indian Army chief Gen Deepak Kapoor will inspect the indigenous main battle tank (MBT) Arjun Thursday after it failed the just concluded winter trials. Kapoor will visit ... Read more...

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Parsvnath ties up with two Saffron Group funds for Mumbai project


April 17th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Parsvnath Developers Limited has inked an agreement Thursday with two Saffron Group-managed funds, Yatra Capital Limited and Saffron India Real Estate Fund I, for the development of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indigenous battle tank fails winter trials: army


April 16th, 2008 - 11:47 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) An indigenous main battle tank (MBT) that has been in the development for nearly 36 years has failed to deliver at the just-concluded winter trials, the Indian ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Dubai to host geospatial intelligence conference


April 10th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, April 10 (IANS) The Defence Geospatial Intelligence Middle East conference would be held here April 27-29 with the participation of experts from the world's leading geospatial intelligence organisations, WAM news agency ... Read more...

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Footwear brand Aokang to invest Rs.3 bn in India


March 25th, 2008 - 9:29 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Keen to cash in on the increasing fashion consciousness among youngsters, leading global footwear brand Aokang announced that it would invest Rs.3 billion ($75 million) in India ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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