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India getting aircraft to track cyclones

February 28th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) India is acquiring a weather reconnaissance aircraft in order to ensure better forecasting of cyclones, National Disaster Management Authority vice chairman Shashidhar Reddy said here ... Read more...

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Selena Gomez receives death threat

October 18th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 18 (IANS) Singer-actress Selena Gomez is terrified after she received a death threat.The Los Angeles Police Department's Threat Management Unit is investigating the matter after the singer ... Read more...

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World Bank offers $200 million loan to Kerala (With Images)

July 5th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The World Bank has offered a $200 million interest-free loan to Kerala to help strengthen its local government system, a statement said here Tuesday.Some 978 ... Read more...

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Rs.1,354 crore project for northeast roads approved

May 19th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The Indian government Thursday approved an Asian Development Bank (ABD)-assisted proposal to develop 433 km of highways in the country's northeast at an investment of ... Read more...

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Japanese loan for crop diversification in Himachal

February 18th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 18 (IANS) Japan has committed a multi-billion loan to Himachal Pradesh for crop diversification, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said Friday."For implementation of the Rs.321 crore Himachal Pradesh Crop Diversification ... Read more...

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Funds approved for phase two of unique identification number project

July 22nd, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The authority set up to collect data for the issue of tamper-proof biometric identity cards to each of India's 1.17 billion citizens has been granted Rs.3,023 ... Read more...

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UAE sets up public debt management unit

September 7th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 7 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) finance ministry has set up a special unit to manage public debt, WAM news agency reported Monday. The Public Debt Management Unit will, ... Read more...

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Despite glitches, ISRO confident of Chandrayaan-I completing mission

July 18th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, July 18 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) first lunar mission Chandrayaan-I may have suffered technical setbacks within a year of its launch, but the organisation ... Read more...

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Credit Suisse reports $1.71 bn profit in first quarter

April 23rd, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, April 23 (DPA) Banking giant Credit Suisse Group reported Thursday a net profit of 2 billion Swiss francs ($1.71 billion) in the first quarter of 2009, in part owing to a ... Read more...

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Roberto Zagha World Bank’s new country director for India

January 23rd, 2009 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) The World Bank has appointed Roberto Zagha as the new country director for India, it was announced Friday."Zagha arrived here Friday for a one-week visit, where he ... Read more...

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Government gives nod to ambitious 1,412 km road projects in north eastern States

January 9th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.9 (ANI): Home Minister P.Chidambaram today said that the Government has approved an ambitious proposal intended at improving road connectivity in Arunachal Pradesh linking all its 16 district headquarters, ... Read more...

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