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India, Russia target $20 bn trade by 2015

June 21st, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
St. Petersburg, June 21 (IANS) India and Russia have set a target to increase bilateral trade to $20 billion by 2015 from around $9 billion in 2011, Commerce and Industry ... Read more...

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Niger Delta youths learn skills from India

September 9th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Abuja (Nigeria), Sep 9 (IANS) India is helping to provide skills to over 200 youths from Nigeria's oil-rich Niger Delta where there have been years of unrest, said a senior ... Read more...

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Three Al Qaeda leaders arrested in Pakistan

September 6th, 2011 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 6 (IANS/AKI) Three Al Qaeda leaders have been arrested near Pakistan's Quetta city, the Pakistani military said in a statement.Younis Al Mauritania was apprehended together with Abdul Ghaffar ... Read more...

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Karzai backs regional energy projects

February 3rd, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Afghan President Hamid Karzai Thursday said the time has come for regional energy projects to become realities and countries should collaborate more effectively to tap renewable sources ... Read more...

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Iran denies damage to nuke plant computers from Stuxnet cyber worm attack

September 28th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Sep 28 (ANI): Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast has denied reports that a cyber worm had damaged computer systems at the country's nuclear power plant.The Iranian government agency that runs ... Read more...

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Iran confirms its industrial computers under Stuxnet virus attack

September 26th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Sept 26 (ANI): The Iranian government agency that runs the country's nuclear facilities, including those the West suspects are part of a weapons program, has reported that its engineers are trying ... Read more...

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China oil pipeline fire put out

July 17th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 17 (IANS) A massive fire that engulfed a port in northeast China has been put out Saturday, 15 hours after some 2,000 firefighters were pressed into service to contain the ... Read more...

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NDFB threatens to blow up more trains in northeast

July 9th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 9 (IANS) The outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) Friday claimed responsibility for the train blast in Assam that killed a five-year-old and threatened to blow up more passenger ... Read more...

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BP oil disaster threatens goods and services worth far more than BP’s value - Study

June 10th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by BNO News
BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA (BNO NEWS) - The BP oil disaster, hurricanes and wetlands loss threaten a net value of $330 billion to $1.3 trillion in natural system goods and services, according to ... Read more...

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NASA cancels solar probe launch due to bad weather

February 11th, 2010 - 2:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 11 (DPA) High winds forced US space agency NASA to cancel the planned launch of a solar probe Wednesday. The countdown for the launch of the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) was ... Read more...

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NASA ready to launch satellite to explore sun

February 10th, 2010 - 7:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 10 (DPA) NASA planned to launch a solar probe Wednesday to help unlock more secrets about the sun, whose massive storms affect earth's weather and can pose danger to earth ... Read more...

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Bahrain Petro firm completes feasibility studies worth five billion dollars

May 9th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nicosia, May 9 (ANI): The Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO), which wholly owned by the government of Bahrain, has just completed the feasibility studies for four to five projects expected to cost five ... Read more...

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Ossetia conflict between Georgia and Russia expands (Third lead)

August 9th, 2008 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Moscow/Tbilisi, Aug 9 (DPA) The war between Russia and Georgia expanded Saturday, with fighting spilling outside the Caucasian province of Ossetia, both sides moving reinforcements into the region and Georgian President Mikheil ... Read more...

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Niger Delta militants threaten to blow up more oil pipeline

July 24th, 2008 - 1:34 am ICT by IANS
DPA Abuja (Nigeria), July 23 (DPA) The militants of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta Wednesday threatened to destroy a major crude oil pipeline in the region's Chanomi Creek and ... Read more...

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Kazakhs seek new oil and gas export routes to Europe

May 29th, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Kazakhstan will seek new routes to Europe for its oil and gas exports as Central Asia's biggest energy producer raises shipments. This was stated by Kazakhstans ... Read more...

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Underground water leakage through oil pipes in Mehsana creates flood-like situation

November 29th, 2007 - 9:54 pm ICT by admin
Mehsana (Gujarat), Nov 29 (ANI): Underground water is gushing out from oil pipelines in few areas in Gujarat over the past five days, causing flood-like situation. People are facing intense hardships as farmlands ... Read more...

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