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Go Air in talks with European carriers for maintenance work

April 19th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 19 (IANS) With its fleet size set to expand, low cost carrier Go Airlines is in talks with two European carriers for an aircraft maintenance and spare parts ... Read more...

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Metallica show cancellation ‘epic failure’, say upset fans

October 29th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Oct 29 (IANS) First it was the cancellation of Bryan Adams concert in February and now Metallica's much-awaited gig here, and fans are really sore.The cancellation of Metallica's ... Read more...

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Demand to designate Goa port as pharma export zone

August 2nd, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 2 (IANS) The Rs.6,500 crore pharmaceutical industry in Goa will stand to benefit by millions of rupees if Mormugao is scheduled as a designated port for exports of ... Read more...

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Three hydel power plants to come up in Mizoram

July 18th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, July 18 (IANS) The state-owned North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Ltd. (NEEPCO) will set up three power plants in Mizoram, generating a total of 1,526 MW, officials said here ... Read more...

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Bryan Adams’ rescheduled concert also called off

February 17th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The Bryan Adams concert in Delhi, rescheduled for Feb 20, has been cancelled again due to "logistical issues", a statement issued by Netsurf Entertainment, the presenter of ... Read more...

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Richard Branson to serve as ’stewardess’ after losing a bet

November 15th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Richard Branson is all set to serve as a flight stewardess after he lost a bet with Lotus F1 boss Tony Fernandes. It ought to ... Read more...

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New Zealand denies Delhi CWG opening ceremony boycott reports

October 3rd, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 3(ANI): New Zealand has categorically denied that they are planning to boycott the Delhi Commonwealth Games' opening ceremony on Sunday.A New Zealand Olympic Committee spokesperson said that the team ... Read more...

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Goa’s offshore casino operators withdraw petition

September 23rd, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 23 (IANS) Offshore casino operators in Goa Thursday withdrew their petition filed before the Bombay High Court, seeking relief against a state government order issued last year which directed the ... Read more...

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Goa shipyard to work out deal with Coast Guard: Official

August 30th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 30 (IANS) The Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) is in dialogue with the Coast Guard to make the shipyard a one-stop-shop for all repair and maintenance work of the maritime force's ... Read more...

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Poll panel working to make NRI voting practical: New CEC

July 30th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Election Commission is discussing the various "logistical issues" to make voting rights "practical" for non-resident Indians (NRIs), the new Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) S.Y. Quraishi said ... Read more...

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Taliban cell leader and other suspected insurgents captured throughout Afghanistan

July 25th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Numerous suspected insurgents, including a Taliban cell leader and a Haggani sub-commander, were captured by Afghan and coalition forces on Saturday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) ... Read more...

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Headley questioning: US ground rules to apply, say lawyer

March 24th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayank Chhaya Chicago, March 24 (IANS) Predetermined ground rules will govern any questioning of Mumbai terror plotter David Coleman Headley by Indian investigators, his lawyer has said."The way an actual interrogation or ... Read more...

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IAF chief urges commanders to build capabilities for cyber space

October 21st, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal PV Naik, emphasized on the modernization process oh the Air Force that would include preserving, maintaining, upgrading and ... Read more...

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Plans to bring Man U to Australia fail

July 18th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 18(ANI): The Football Federation Australia's plans to bring English football giants Manchester United to Australia, in the wake of terrorist strike in Jakarta, has failed due to some logistical ... Read more...

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Goa Carnival organisers put terror concerns aside

February 13th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 13 (IANS) Notwithstanding security concerns in the aftermath of the Mumbai terrorist attacks, the Goa Carnival later this month will take place on the promenade along the picturesque Mandovi river, ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan begin to ‘cement’ ties

May 21st, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by admin
By Manish Chand Islamabad, May 21 (IANS) "See how times have changed; now it's the Pakistan army that is helping to build India!" This witty one-liner, referring to Pakistani company Fauji Cement that ... Read more...

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Mugabe ‘to fight on’ says party amid calls for his exit

April 4th, 2008 - 10:48 am ICT by admin
DPA Johannesburg/Harare, April 4 (DPA) A Zimbabwean government spokesman has said that embattled President Robert Mugabe would fight tooth and nail to retain the presidency despite his party's defeat in parliamentary elections and ... Read more...

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