mineral water

Eco lessons for India from Himachal Pradesh (Postcard from Kinnaur)


September 21st, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rekong Peo (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 21 (IANS) Your journey to the picturesque and remote district of Kinnaur in Himachal Pradesh will be an object lesson in preserving the environment and ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tata to take ‘Himalayan’ water brand to new markets


August 31st, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) Tata Global Beverages, a part of the Tata Group, Friday said it is working on increasing the penetration of its 'Himalayan' water brand and aiming to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

First NATO container crosses Pakistan-Afghan border


July 6th, 2012 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 5 (IANS) The first container carrying supplies for NATO forces in Afghanistan Thursday crossed the Pakistan-Afghan border after Islamabad reopened the supply route, officials said.The container entered Afghanistan ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Delhi thirsty for water, crisis to deepen


June 21st, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) A serious water shortage in the peak summer months has made life miserable for hundreds of thousands in the Indian capital, sparking street protests. Experts ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘Kitchens becoming style statement in South Asian homes’


May 14th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Often pushed to the background in South Asian homes, the kitchen is becoming a style statement with a spiritual feel, says leading Indian designer Wendell ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Standards made mandatory for consumer items


January 31st, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Manufacturers and traders of consumer items like mineral water, baby food, tea, coffee and soap, besides other articles, will have to sell the products only ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE’s mineral water export up 38 percent


December 11th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 10 (IANS/WAM) UAE's mineral water export rose by 38 percent to about 107 million dhirams (about $13 million) in 2010 compared to the figure in the previous ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Living out of a suitcase, Formula One style


October 30th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 30 (IANS) A Formula One season can be demanding. Teams virtually live out of a suitcase and the drivers and crew are looked after with a lot ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Doraemon in Nobita…’ a disappointing fare (IANS Movie Review)


October 8th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Doraemon in Nobita and the Steel Troops: The New Age"; Director: Yukiyo Teramoto; Voiceovers: Masaharu Fukuyama, Yumi Kakazu, Koji Kato, Subaru Kimura; Rating: **There's an old tradition of treating children's ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Contrasting styles mark Modi, Vaghela fasts


September 18th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 18 (IANS) Contrasting styles mark the venues where Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and former chief minister Shankersinh Vaghela of the Congress are fasting.There was night-long police ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Finnish sauna for jet lag! This one’s right inside an airport


September 18th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Sep 18 (IANS) Steam sauna, mineral water pool, ice therapy, aromatic massages and pebble walk. These are common therapies at spas.But when these are for the asking inside an ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mineral water in hand, Rahul marches in rural India


July 5th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Nangla Bhattauna (Uttar Pradesh), July 5 (IANS) Children and men stood on low walls or climbed trees in villages to snatch a better view of Rahul Gandhi as he ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

China’s state liquor to open offices abroad


May 28th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 28 (IANS) The producer of China's official state liquor is planning to set up five offices overseas to promote the beverage and introduce a part of Chinese culture ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Dhool: A frame to frame copy (IANS Kananda Film Review)


April 30th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Film: Dhool; Starring: Aindrita, Yogi, Prakash Raj; Director: Bharani; Rating **Glam doll Aindrita makes a big impact in Dharani-directed "Dhool" in which she is paired with Yogi. Though the film is ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Italy wine exports beat home consumption for first time


April 8th, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Rome, April 8 (IANS/AKI) The value of Italian wine consumed abroad for the first time last year was more than domestic sales, according to a report by agricultural consumer group ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Hillary Clinton’s handbag contents revealed


March 26th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has an essential list of items she carries in her purse no matter where she travels.Her deputy chief of staff, Huma ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Japan confirms receipt of Indian relief supplies for tsunami victims


March 23rd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar.23 (ANI): The Japanese Foreign Ministry has confirmed receipt of relief supplies from India.A spokesman for the ministry said the supplies had arrived at Tokyo's Narita Airport this morning on Japan ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Parts of Delhi go without water again, relief on Thursday (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Parts of the national capital suffered an acute water crunch for the third consecutive day Wednesday as supply remained affected due to high level of ammonia in ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘Bunga bunga’ parties were dignified soirees, say Berlusconi’s lawyers


January 27th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's lawyers have claimed that his parties were not wild "bunga bunga" orgies but gentle soirees where modestly dressed young women sipped mineral ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Clothes stolen from Nafisa Ali’s boutique


December 7th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) A gang of five persons, including two women, decamped with expensive suits worth Rs.2.5 lakh from actor-activist Nafisa Ali's newly-opened boutique in south Delhi, police said ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

England’s Barmy Army reduced to a battalion in Australia ahead of Ashes


November 4th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Perth (Australia), Nov.4 (ANI): England's Barmy Army will be reduced to a battalion this winter because Australia has become ultra-expensive.Around 40,000 supporters flew Down Under four years ago when England were thrashed ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

India’s new inflation basket has ice-cream and microwave ovens (Lead)


September 14th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Ice-cream, microwave ovens, mineral water and dish antenna are among 241 new items in the basket of commodities making up the official wholesale price index, reflecting ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ice-cream, microwave ovens now in India’s inflation basket


September 14th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Ice-cream, microwave ovens, mineral water and dish antenna are among 241 new items in the basket of commodities making up the official wholesale price index in a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New series of WPI to be based on 2004-05 price


September 13th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The government will introduce a new series of wholesale price index (WPI) from Tuesday that will be based on 2004-05 prices. "A representative commodity basket comprising 676 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

At this spa, watch planes go by


September 11th, 2010 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Helsinki, Sep 11 (IANS) Fancy relaxing in a spa and watching the planes go by? Head for the Helsinki-Vantaa airport where you can savour the facilities for free or pay ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Indonesian volcano erupts for second time (Lead)


August 30th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Aug 30 (DPA) Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra Monday erupted for a second time in as many days, forcing thousands of residents to join the more than 20,000 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sobhraj’s conviction upheld by Nepal Supreme Court (Lead)


July 30th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 30 (IANS) The conviction and life imprisonment awarded to Charles Sobhraj in a 35-year-old murder case was upheld by Nepal's Supreme Court Friday. A division bench of Justices Ram Kumar Prasad ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nepal Supreme Court upholds Sobhraj’s conviction


July 30th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 30 (IANS) Nepal's Supreme Court Friday upheld the conviction and life imprisonment awarded to Charles Sobhraj in a 35-year-old murder case. A division bench of Justices Ram Kumar Prasad Shah and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Simon Cowell spearheads national appeal for Pride of Britain Awards


July 19th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): Music mogul Simon Cowell has spearheaded a national appeal for nominations to Pride of Britain Awards 2010 in a bid to find the nation's unknown heroes.Cowell, 50, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Himachal gets investment proposals worth Rs.1,000 crore


July 8th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 8 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has attracted investment proposals worth Rs.1,000 crore, Industry Minister Kishan Kapoor said Thursday. Various companies in the fields of solar power, electronics, mineral water and food have ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Snoop Dogg celebrates gig with girls-only party


July 6th, 2010 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) Rapper Snoop Dogg celebrated his Wireless festival performance here with a girls-only after-party and more than 20,000 pounds worth of champagne. The "Drop It Like It's Hot" hitmaker ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Women only’ for Snoop Dogg at post Wireless Party


July 5th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 05 (ANI):American rapper Snoop Dogg insisted only women to be allowed into the VIP room at his post-Wireless festival party.Snoop ensured a strict male ban that even extended to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sobhraj verdict on July 14


June 23rd, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 23 (IANS) A sensational murder in Nepal in 1975, that police blame on yesteryear's international crime maestro Charles Sobhraj, could be finally laid to rest next month with ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jennifer Aniston’s flaunts her toned body in Smart water commercial


May 20th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): America's Sweetheart, Jennifer Aniston, has flaunted her perfectly toned body in a new commercial of Smart Water. The 41 year old actress donning a sports bra ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Aniston flaunts toned body in mineral water ad


May 20th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Aniston shows off her toned abdominal muscles in a series of mineral water ads. In the ad, the 41-year-old is seen in a skimpy work-out gear, ... Read more...

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