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Nissan to make diesel engines in India


November 17th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 17 (IANS) Japanese automobile major Nissan Motor Company will start making diesel engines in India next year in its effort to increase the local content of its ... Read more...

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Allies, opposition target government over petrol price rise


September 16th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Key allies of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Friday joined the chorus against the petrol price hike, forcing the government to call off a ... Read more...

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Eaton in talks with car makers for its superchargers


September 6th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 6 (IANS) Following the success of its supercharger fitted in Nissan cars made here for export, the Indian arm of US-based diversified industrial products manufacturer Eaton Corporation is ... Read more...

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Renault-Nissan alliance crosses 100,000-engine-mark


August 26th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 26 (IANS) Franco-Japanese automobile partnership Renault Nissan Alliance India Pvt Ltd Friday said it has crossed manufacturing 100,000 petrol engines last month and has started making 1.5 litre ... Read more...

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Hyundai to increase production of Verna


June 28th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor India Ltd Tuesday said it was increasing production of the recently launched variant of sedan Verna that has received over 20,000 ... Read more...

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Bengal minister asks transporters to defer strike


August 7th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 7 (IANS) West Bengal Transport Minister Ranjit Kundu has asked transport operators to defer by 10 days their proposed strike seeking higher sops to offset the fuel price hike but ... Read more...

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Diesel now costs Rs.37.40 a litre in Delhi


July 20th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The cost of diesel in the national capital came down to Rs.37.40 a litre Tuesday as the Delhi government's decision to roll back value added tax (VAT) ... Read more...

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Left deliberately misleading on fuel pricing: Ahluwalia


July 11th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia has charged Left parties with deliberately misleading the public on pricing of petroleum fuels and said there was no alternative ... Read more...

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Train, road services hit during Bihar strike (Lead)


July 10th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 10 (IANS) A strike called by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) to protest against the hike fuel prices hit train and road services in ... Read more...

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Trains stopped in Bihar to enforce shutdown


July 10th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 10 (IANS) Opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) workers Saturday halted trains and blocked roads in several places across Bihar to enforce their statewide shutdown to ... Read more...

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India back on track after a day’s strike


July 6th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Life was back on track across India Tuesday after a day-long crippling strike called by the opposition against rising food and fuel prices cost the economy ... Read more...

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Shutdown hits life in Himachal, minor clashes reported (Lead)


July 5th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 5 (IANS) Shops were closed in many parts of Himachal Pradesh Monday and road and rail services affected as the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Left party workers ... Read more...

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Lukewarm response to shutdown in Tamil Nadu (Lead)


July 5th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 5 (IANS) Normal life remained largely unaffected in Tamil Nadu Monday during the dawn-to-dusk shutdown called by seven opposition parties to protest the hike in fuel prices. The strike was ... Read more...

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Hundreds court arrest in Orissa (Lead)


July 5th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 5 (IANS) Hundreds of activists of non-Congress parties courted arrest in Orissa Monday during a dawn-to-dusk nationwide shutdown to protest against the fuel price hike in India. ... Read more...

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Shutdown hits life in Himachal


July 5th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 5 (IANS) Shops were closed in many parts of Himachal Pradesh Monday and road and rail services affected as the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Communist Party of ... Read more...

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Trains stopped in Uttar Pradesh as shutdown starts


July 5th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 5 (IANS) Rail routes were disrupted and several trains stopped in Uttar Pradesh Monday as the daylong shutdown against the hike in fuel prices began in the state, officials said. "Samajwadi ... Read more...

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Tepid response to shutdown in Tamil Nadu


July 5th, 2010 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 5 (IANS) Normal life remained unaffected in Tamil Nadu Monday as seven opposition parties began a dawn-to-dusk shutdown to protest the hike in fuel prices. Buses and trains were operating ... Read more...

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Trains stopped as shutdown begins in Bihar


July 5th, 2010 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Patna, July 5 (IANS) Several trains were halted in Bihar as the Left parties and the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) began a nationwide shutdown to protest fuel price hike in the ... Read more...

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Shutdown against fuel price hike hits Orissa


July 5th, 2010 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 5 (IANS) The dawn-to-dusk shutdown by non-Congress parties began Monday, affecting normal life in Orissa as road and rail services were hit in the state, officials said. "The movement of ... Read more...

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All-India strike delays Orissa university exams


July 3rd, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 3 (IANS) Exams scheduled for Monday in Orissa universities have been postponed in view of the nationwide shutdown called by political parties to protest the hike in fuel prices, ... Read more...

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JD-U protests hike in fuel prices, says government has failed miserably


June 25th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jun 25 (ANI): Protesting against the UPA Government's decision to increase price of petroleum products, the Janata Dal (United) said on Friday that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Government has ... Read more...

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No fuel hike for now, says EGoM


June 7th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI): The Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on Monday decided to defer a decision on hiking fuel prices, saying that another meeting of the group was required ... Read more...

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Audi launches luxury utility vehicle Q5 in India


June 4th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) German premium segment car maker Audi launched its luxury sports utility vehicle (SUV) Audi Q5 in the Indian market Thursday. The SUV, priced between Rs.38.29 lakh and Rs.44.19 lakh, ... Read more...

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Bangladesh hikes fuel price by up to 37 percent


July 1st, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 1 (IANS) Bangladesh Monday raised the price of fuel by up to 37 percent. This is the second time that the caretaker government of chief advisor Fakhruddin Ahmed has increased ... Read more...

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