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Situation in Europe not as bad as perceived: EU official


August 22nd, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 21 (IANS) Stating that the situation in Europe is not as bad as is generally believed, European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF) CEO Klaus Regling Tuesday asserted that the ... Read more...

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Regling to deliver first IISS Oberoi Lecture


August 15th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Klaus Regling, CEO of European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF), will deliver the First IISS Oberoi Lecture here Aug 21 on "The Euro and the Future of ... Read more...

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EIH to rethink Kabini project in Karnataka


August 8th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 7 (IANS) Hospitality major EIH Ltd Tuesday said it would "rethink" its upcoming Kabini jungle lodge project in Karnataka as it is facing uncertainty.The company's Oberoi Vanyavilas, situated ... Read more...

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Threat to heritage hotel stops construction work in Shimla


July 20th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 20 (IANS) The ongoing construction of lawyers' chambers, which triggered landslides and threatened the foundation of the Oberoi Group's prime British-era hotel here has been stopped, an official ... Read more...

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Landslip threat forces Shimla’s heritage hotel to close


July 16th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 16 (IANS) As land has slipped in the vicinity of its prime Britsh-era hotel in Shimla, a landmark in the Himachal Pradesh capital city, the Oberoi Group has ... Read more...

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Garden of Shimla’s heritage hotel caves in


June 19th, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 19 (IANS) The boundary wall and the garden of a hotel, a 1898 heritage building in the Himachal Pradesh capital, caved in early Tuesday because of an ... Read more...

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EIH posts 90 percent hike in net profit


May 29th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 29 (IANS) EIH Limited, a member of The Oberoi Group, Tuesday announced that it has clocked a 89.68 percent hike in its net profit to Rs.122.42 crore during ... Read more...

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Top Punjab leaders are worth Rs.250 crore (Lead)


January 12th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 12 (IANS) That they were super-rich was never in doubt but the top political leadership in Punjab, especially from two families, are worth nearly Rs.250 crore ($48 ... Read more...

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Top Punjab leaders are worth Rs.200 crore


January 12th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 12 (IANS) That they were super-rich was never in doubt but the top political leadership in Punjab, especially from two families, are worth nearly Rs.200 crore ($38.5 ... Read more...

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Nod for official audit of Shimla’s prized Wildflower Hall


July 15th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 15 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India has given the nod for a special audit of the Oberoi Group's Wildflower Hall, a landmark luxury hotel ... Read more...

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Shimla’s Wildflower Hall hotel to face special audit


June 29th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 29 (IANS) Oberoi Group's Wildflower Hall, a landmark luxury hotel on the outskirts of this popular hill resort that is the preferred choice of high-value tourists, is ... Read more...

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Shimla goes without water


June 24th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 24 (IANS) This popular tourist town of Himachal Pradesh, once the favourite summer retreat of the British, has been facing an acute water shortage for the past three ... Read more...

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Priyanka’s summer cottage being dismantled again


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Charabra (Himachal Pradesh), April 22 (IANS) The walls of Priyanka Vadra's dream house in this picturesque village are being pulled down - not because of any dispute. Apparently the ... Read more...

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10-year-old wants park in Shimla, writes to high court


September 19th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 19 (IANS) A 10-year-old girl has written to the chief justice of the Himachal Pradesh High Court, urging him to ensure that a playground is provided to children in Shimla ... Read more...

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Priyanka’s Shimla cottage runs into rough weather


September 13th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Sep 13 (IANS) Priyanka Vadra's dream cottage, being built in the wooded Charabra hills near here, has run into rough weather -- literally. Heavy rains have washed away ... Read more...

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Himachal to check construction of high-rise buildings


August 18th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 18 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government plans to amend building by-laws to check the construction of high-rise buildings in Shimla, a minister said Wednesday. "We are planning to bring amendments to ... Read more...

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Defining moment expected for corporate mergers, takeovers (Comment)


July 18th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Jagannadham Thunuguntla There is widespread anticipation regarding possible revision of the threshold limit for mandatory open offers for the purpose of takeovers from current level of 15 percent to 25 percent. If ... Read more...

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No plans of sell stake: EIH Chairman


July 9th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The promoters of East India Hotels have no plan to sell stake in the company, P.R.S. Oberoi, founder and chairman of the Oberoi group, said Friday. "We have ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan president ends Shimla visit


June 11th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 11 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Friday left for New Delhi after a one-and-a-half-day private visit to this Himachal Pradesh state capital. "President Mahinda Rajapaksa, his wife Shiranthi, their ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan president tours Shimla


June 10th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 10 (IANS) After wrapping up official talks in New Delhi, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Thursday began a one-and-a-half day sojourn in this Himachal Pradesh state capital. "Rajapaksa along with ... Read more...

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Environment notice to Wildflower Hall stayed


May 29th, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 28 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh High Court Friday stayed the notice of the state pollution control board to Oberoi Group's Wildflower Hall hotel, issued earlier this week, for violating ... Read more...

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Himachal issues notice to Oberoi’s Wildflower Hall


May 23rd, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 23 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government has issued a notice to Oberoi Group's Wildflower Hall hotel on the outskirts of this capital town for violating environment norms, an official ... Read more...

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The Oberoi: A new chapter after 26/11


April 21st, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Seventeen months after the 26/11 terror attacks that shook not just the financial capital of India but the whole world, the Oberoi Group's luxury hotel at Nariman Point ... Read more...

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Security beefed up in Udaipur after Al Qaeda email threat


April 9th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Udaipur, Apr 9 (ANI): Police have tightened security around the famous Udaivilas Palace hotel in Udaipur after the hotel manager received a threatening email from Al Qaeda.The email was sent on ... Read more...

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A new-look Oberoi to reopen in Mumbai April 24


April 5th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) The Oberoi Group Monday announced the reopening of the Oberoi Hotel here April 24 - exactly 17 months after the Nov 26, 2008, Mumbai terror attack. The adjoining hotel, ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka visit Shimla


October 20th, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 20 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her daughter Priyanka Vadra reached the Himachal Pradesh capital Tuesday to oversee the construction of Priyanka's cottage near here, an official said. Gandhi ... Read more...

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East India Hotels plans Rs.250 crore investment (Lead, Changing dateline)


August 20th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 20 (IANS) East India Hotels (EIH), the flagship company of hospitality major Oberoi Group, will likely have a capital expenditure of Rs.250 crore till 2011, a top company official said ... Read more...

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East India Hotels eyes Gulf for expansion


August 20th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) East India Hotels (EIH), the flagship company of hospitality major Oberoi Group, is setting up two hotels in the Gulf region, one at Abu Dhabi and the ... Read more...

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Jaswant expresses shock over book ban (Lead)


August 20th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 20 (IANS) A day after being expelled from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Jaswant Singh expressed shock at the Gujarat Government banning his book on Mohammed Ali Jinnah and likened ... Read more...

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Jaswant Singh heads for Delhi


August 20th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 20 (IANS) A day after being expelled from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Jaswant Singh left for New Delhi Thursday morning after a two-day sojourn here. "This (Thursday) morning he left ... Read more...

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Jaswant Singh expelled from BJP (Lead)


August 19th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 19 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh was expelled from the primary membership of the party Wednesday, two days after the release of his controversial book ... Read more...

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Jaswant Singh in Shimla but stays away from BJP leaders


August 19th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 19 (IANS) Cast into the shadow with his plaudits for Mohammed Ali Jinnah, veteran BJP leader Jaswant Singh is here for the three-day party meeting beginning Wednesday but has ... Read more...

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In Himachal hills lies Priyanka Gandhi’s dream cottage


June 21st, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, June 21 (IANS) A cottage tucked away in the hills, amid cherry and apple trees, with deodars lining the road. That's the dream house of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress ... Read more...

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Sonia, Priyanka leave Shimla for Delhi


June 16th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 16 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi, who was on holiday here along with her daughter Priyanka Vadra and her grandchildren, left for Delhi Tuesday afternoon, officials said. "Gandhi and her ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka holidaying in Shimla


June 15th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 15 (IANS) Almost a month after the Congress returned to power with increased strength in the Lok Sabha polls this year, party president Sonia Gandhi is in a holiday ... Read more...

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