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India, Germany for greater railway cooperation


April 10th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Indian Railways Tuesday said it will shortly finalise a fresh Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with its German counterpart on increasing their cooperation."India and Germany ... Read more...

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Ghana fishes for fibre glass boats from India


September 11th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, Sep 11 (IANS) In a move to prevent boat disasters in Ghana, a delegation from the West African country will leave for India next week to negotiate the purchase ... Read more...

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Low-floor buses bought at high cost: CAG


August 5th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has stated that during 2008-09, Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) procured 2,500 low floor buses (1,000 AC ... Read more...

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Turkey lifts two-year YouTube ban


November 1st, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by BNO News
ISTANBUL, TURKEY (BNO NEWS) -- Turkey on Monday lifted a ban on YouTube that was imposed about two and a half years ago after government officials said it had several insulting videos ... Read more...

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India assures Mozambique help on building rail infrastructure


September 29th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) India Wednesday assured Mozambique of all possible help in developing its rail infrastructure, saying that the two countries should work jointly to strengthen their relations.The Indian assurance ... Read more...

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Israel allows new cars into Gaza for first time in four years


September 21st, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Gaza, Sep 20 (DPA) Israel allowed 20 brand-new cars to enter the Gaza Strip Monday, the first such act since it imposed a blockade on the enclave in 2006, Palestinian officials said. The ... Read more...

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New Zealand Taxi Federation calls for more security after Hiren Mohini’s killing


February 1st, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Feb 1(ANI): Shocked by the killing of Indian-origin taxi driver Hiren Mohini in Auckland's suburb on Sunday, the New Zealand Taxi Federation is calling for compulsory security cameras to prevent such ... Read more...

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Samoans ready for road rage as Pacific paradise shifts lanes


September 7th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 7 (DPA) Samoa's 20,000 motorists were bracing for road rage Monday as the South Pacific island nation switches to driving on the left after keeping to the right in the ... Read more...

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China stages its biggest maritime rescue exercise


September 4th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ningbo (China), Sep 4 (Xinhua) China's maritime rescue services staged their biggest exercise so far in the East China Sea Friday by involving 35 ships, three aircraft and 1,000 personnel. The ... Read more...

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Indian firm seeks contract to build Ethiopia’s rail network


May 24th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Groum Abate Addis Ababa, May 24 (IANS) An Indian project management firm wants to participate in the building of Ethiopia's 5,000-km national railway network that will also link it with neighbouring Djibouti ... Read more...

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FIFA to discuss awarding World Cup earlier


November 24th, 2008 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Nov 23 (DPA) Football's controlling body FIFA Sunday said it was considering announcing the host of the World Cup earlier.Addressing a press briefing on the state of transportation for the 2010 ... Read more...

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Bids invited for consultancy on expressways master plan


June 24th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) The government has invited bids for consultancy services to formulate a master plan for the proposed National Expressway Network - freeways that will be spread across some ... Read more...

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Egyptian ministers to set stage for Mubarak’s India visit


April 10th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) India and Egypt will give fresh impetus to their economic ties when three Egyptian ministers come here over the next one month to set the stage for ... Read more...

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India, Netherlands ink shipping sector MoU


February 12th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.12 (ANI): India and Netherlands signed a Memorandum Of Understanding (MoU) here today in the various areas concerning shipping and port sectors. The Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, ... Read more...

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Bus Operators Association persistently demanding for fares raise


November 23rd, 2007 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, November 23 (PRD), The President of the Bus Operators Association of Thailand, Mrs. Suchinda Cherdchai (สุจินดา เชิดชัย), submitted a document to the Deputy Minister of Transport, Mr. Sansern Wongcha-um (สุจินดา เชิดชัย), ... Read more...

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AOT preparing to clarify Suvarnabhumi case to Administrative Court


November 23rd, 2007 - 12:21 pm ICT by admin
Bangkok, November 23 (PRD) The Deputy Minister of Transport, Mr. Sansern Wongcha-um (สรรเสริญ วงศ์ชะอุ่ม), has instructed the Airports of Thailand (AOT)’s attorney team to prepare their speeches before they will appear before ... Read more...

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