Hulk and Witsel cost 40 millon euros each: Zenit

September 7th, 2012 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian champions Zenit St. Petersburg paid 40 million euros each for Brazil striker Hulk from Porto and Belgium midfielder Axel Witsel from Benfica, Zenit general ... Read more...

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Coal India’s Q2 net profit up 74 percent

November 12th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 12 (IANS) Maharatna company Coal India Limited Saturday reported a 74 percent rise in its net profit to Rs.2,593 crore in the second quarter ending Sep 30, from ... Read more...

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Goa mining scam: PAC report blames nexus, takes no names (Roundup)

October 5th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 5 (IANS) Triggering a political storm, the Goa assembly's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) probing the Rs.3,500 crore illegal mining industry, cited a nexus between politicians and officials for ... Read more...

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China sends emergency aid to Libya

August 18th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 18 (IANS) China has sent emergency aid for common people in war-torn Libya, a media report said Thursday.The first batch of emergency relief materials, sent by the Red ... Read more...

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Adam Hollioake declared bankrupt in Australia

July 16th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Adam Hollioake, former England Test cricketer and Surrey captain, has been declared bankrupt in Australia.The Guardian reported that the Australian-born player's property development company, the Hollioake ... Read more...

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Facebook topples Google as the most visited website in US in 2010

January 1st, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): Facebook has claimed the Internet's top spot from Google as the most visited website in the United States in 2010, according to a new study from online ... Read more...

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India is an inspiration: Rwandan minister

October 25th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Rwanda, a Commonwealth nation in eastern Africa that is trying to evolve as a nascent democracy, wants the Indian government to get more of its ... Read more...

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Tecpro Systems allots shares to eight anchor investors

September 23rd, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) Material handling company Tecpro Systems will hit the capital market Monday with an initial public offering (IPO) to raise around Rs.268 crore. The company has allotted 13,23,000 shares at ... Read more...

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Bank strike affects individuals and corporates alike

August 7th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) A strike by over a million employees of 25 state-run banks was affecting both individual and corporate customers Friday, the second day of the two-day strike over ... Read more...

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Russian arms exports to increase by $800 mn in 2009

May 27th, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 27 (RIA Novosti) Russian arms exports are expected to increase by $700-$800 millon in 2009 despite the global credit crunch and considerable fall in arms purchase by India and China, ... Read more...

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Britain to become most populus EU country by 2050, says UN

March 13th, 2009 - 4:42 am ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) Britain is set to become the most populus country in the European Union (EU) by 2050, fuelled by nearly 200,000 new migrants every year, the global organisation has ... Read more...

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Ranbaxy posts Rs.1.6 bn profit in last quarter

July 29th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) India's largest drug manufacture Ranbaxy Laboratories announced Tuesday a net profit of Rs.1.6 billion ($39 million) on a consolidated basis in the second quarter of this year ... Read more...

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