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Emu farming spreads wings in Himachal

August 6th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 6 (IANS) It is a poultry bird that does not fly but ensures a steady income. Now a second emu-rearing farm has come up in Himachal ... Read more...

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Tripura gives 12 percent subsidy on power tariff

April 3rd, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 3 (IANS) With an eye on next year's assembly polls, Tripura's Left Front government Tuesday announced a 12 percent subsidy on a 17 percent power tariff hike ... Read more...

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Delhi’s pottery market survives amid posh malls (With Images)

January 17th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The colourful and fragile products on sale are an eerie reminder of the precarious nature of their makers' existence. An eye-catching pottery market, an oasis ... Read more...

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Rollout of uniform format of KYC norms soon, says SEBI

December 17th, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 17 (IANS) Capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), in the final stages of fine-tuning the Know Your Client (KYC) regulations to make them more ... Read more...

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Leyland-Deere to enter wheel-loader segment in 2013

November 22nd, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 22 (IANS) Construction equipment manufacturer Ashok Leyland John Deere Construction Equipment Company Pvt Ltd plans to enter the wheel-loader segment in 2013 after the launch of its backhoe ... Read more...

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Solar power systems to power cell phone towers

May 10th, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 10 (IANS) Bangalore based Indo-Chinese joint venture ALTA-XinTong Solar Tech Pvt Ltd is in the process of finalising a deal to sell 2,000 solar systems to power mobile ... Read more...

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Haryana minister leads by example, adopts black buck

January 7th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 7 (IANS) Haryana Forest Minister Ajay Singh Yadav Friday adopted a black buck under an innovative state government scheme that covers animals and birds in zoos and parks.Yadav handed over ... Read more...

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By 2050, high speed trains will run at 500kmph: Experts

December 10th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 10 (ANI): Experts believe that high-speed trains would run at a skyrocketing speed of 500 kilometers per hour or above in 2050."We will own the technology of operating trains ... Read more...

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Pune zoo launches animal adoption scheme

October 17th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Shivaji SalunkePune, Oct.17 (ANI): The Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park in Pune has launched a programme 'Adopt an Animal' to bring in people's participation in the upkeep of the inmates in the ... Read more...

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Ayaan Ali Khan’s Royal Gesture..

May 8th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 08, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):It's no surprise that Ayaan Ali Khan is one of the promising musicians in this country. After all, music is in his genes.His father Ustad Amjad Ali ... Read more...

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Golf gains popularity in Ludhiana

April 11th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by ANI
Ludhiana, Apr 11 (ANI): Golf is gaining in popularity in Ludhiana, with the opening of new golf course.More and more enthusiasts are now showing interest in the game.This was evident at a ... Read more...

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For Orissa villagers Shah Rukh is a hero, not just a star

September 14th, 2009 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By Byomakesh Biswal Bhubaneswar, Sep 14 (IANS) Laxmi Mondal of Banhipal village in Orissa's Kendrapara district has never watched any of Shah Rukh Khan's movies, as the village has been without electricity ... Read more...

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China’s 2008 Olympic Games sites still attracting millions of visitors

August 10th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug.10 (ANI): Even a year after the 2008 Olympic Games, the world-famous sites are still a major attraction for visitors to Beijing.New business proposals and expansion plans promise to bring even ... Read more...

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Air India awaits Boeing Dreamliner’s takeoff

July 24th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (IANS) Boeing Co. has reported better-than-expected second-quarter results but failed to answer when will its troubled 787 Dreamliner, 27 of which have been ordered by Air India, fly for ... Read more...

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Decline in tourists’ arrival a big jolt to Kerala’s houseboat business

July 18th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelAlleppy (Kerala), July 18 (ANI): A sharp decline in the arrival of tourists has badly hit houseboat business in Kerala, leaving most of them in a difficult condition to struggle ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh transport corp bags fuel efficiency award

October 18th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 18 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) has bagged two awards for fuel efficiency and minimum operational cost from Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, an official ... Read more...

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BEML gets order to develop electrical multiple units for railways

August 22nd, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 22 (ANI): The Railway Board has accepted the proposal of Defence Public Sector Undertaking BEML Ltd designed Stainless Steel Electrical Multiple Unit (SS EMU). These units will be ... Read more...

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Toyota to launch its hybrid sedan in India

August 5th, 2008 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Aug 5 (IANS) Global auto major Toyota Motor Corp plans to introduce its hybrid sedan Prius in India as an answer to soaring fuel prices and growing concerns over ... Read more...

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Delhi to get longest elevated corridor for Commonwealth Games

July 31st, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The Delhi government Thursday decided to construct a dedicated flyover, the longest in Delhi, to connect Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, the main venue of the 2010 Commonwealth Games, ... Read more...

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Jugad, the indigenously built lifeline of people in rural Rajasthan

July 6th, 2008 - 9:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Lokendra Singh Todabhim (Dausa) Rajasthan, July 6 (ANI): If you happen to visit Rajasthan, the chances are that you may come across some odd-looking vehicles zooming past the roads, particularly in ... Read more...

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Every horse has his day

January 10th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Jan.10 (ANI): Retired horses of the West Bengal police training centre need not worry about their future, as the State government has facilitated setting up of special stables for them at ... Read more...

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