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Kerala a friendly place for manufacturing units: Apollo Tyres


September 13th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 13 (IANS) Contrary to general perception, Kerala is a friendly place to locate manufacturing units, Apollo Tyres Chairman Onkar S. Kanwar said Thursday.He said labour unions in the ... Read more...

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Himachal accident toll rises to 15 (Lead)


January 13th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 13 (IANS) The deaths in a road accident in the interiors of Himachal Pradesh's Shimla district has risen to 15, officials here said Friday.A state roadways bus carrying ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Himachal accident


January 12th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 12 (IANS) At least eight passengers were killed Thursday evening when a state roadways bus skidded off the road and rolled down the hills in Himachal Pradesh's upper ... Read more...

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80 houses gutted in Himachal (Second Lead)


December 24th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 24 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government announced a relief of Rs.200,000 to around 60 families whose houses were gutted in a devastating fire at a remote village in ... Read more...

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65 houses gutted in Himachal (Lead)


December 24th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 24 (IANS) A devastating fire gutted 65 houses and left an entire village in shambles in a remote part of Himachal Pradesh's Shimla district Saturday."More than 60 houses ... Read more...

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65 houses gutted in fire in Himachal village


December 24th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 24 (IANS) In a devastating fire, 65 houses were gutted in Himachal Pradesh's Shimla district early Saturday. However, there has been no loss to human life."More than 65 ... Read more...

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Government will address exporters’ concerns: Sharma


October 11th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma Tuesday met industry leaders and assured them the government would address their concerns, especially related to foreign trade."Cost ... Read more...

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Buchi Babu cricket: Maharashtra, Kerala in final


August 27th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 27 (IANS) Seamer Dominic Joseph Muthuswamy claimed four wickets for 53 runs and helped Maharashtra beat Mumbai by 152 runs in the semi-finals of the All-India Buchi Babu ... Read more...

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Himachal rivers in spate, alert sounded


July 26th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 26 (IANS) Rivers in Himachal Pradesh are in spate following continuous moderate to heavy rainfall across the state and people living near the banks have been warned, officials ... Read more...

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CBI admits goof-up, action against three for terror list error


May 20th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has owned up its mistake of including a man who is in a Mumbai jail in the the ... Read more...

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India’s 50 Most Wanted hiding in Pakistan: Another found in Mumbai (Lead)


May 20th, 2011 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) In an embarrassing goof-up, another man named in India's Most Wanted list of terrorists allegedly hiding in Pakistan was found to be in a ... Read more...

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CBI admits mistakes in terror list


May 20th, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has owned up the mistake of including a man who is in a Mumbai jail in the the list ... Read more...

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Apollo Tyres mulls plants in east Europe, third quarter net down


February 11th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 11 (IANS) Truck and car tyres major Apollo Tyres is planning to set up car radial tyre plants in Eastern Europe where labour costs are comparatively low, and go in ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy scoreboard: Delhi vs Mumbai, Day Four


December 18th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Following is the final scoreboard of the Ranji Trophy Super League match between Delhi and Mumbai at the Roshanara Club here Saturday:Mumbai first innings: 267 all out Delhi ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy scoreboard: Delhi vs Mumbai, Day two


December 16th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The followin is the scoreboard of the Ranji Trophy Super League match between Delhi and Mumbai at the close of second day's play at the Roshanara Club ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Jaffer props up Mumbai innings


December 9th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) An unbeaten 66 by Wasim Jaffer held the Mumbai innings together as the visitors made 180 for four on a truncated second day against Tamil Nadu in the ... Read more...

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Apollo Tyres Q2 profit declines 59 percent


November 11th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Apollo Tyres Thursday reported a net profit at Rs.53 crore for the second quarter ended Sep 30 as against Rs.129 crore during the same period last fiscal, ... Read more...

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Vardhman to set up another facility in Himachal


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 2 (IANS) The Vardhman Group would set up one more spinning facility in Himachal Pradesh by next year."The single window clearance and monitoring authority at its meeting held here today ... Read more...

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BlackBerry given more time to solve deadlock over private data


October 12th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The central government Tuesday decided to give more time to BlackBerry maker, Research in Motion (RIM), for providing Indian intelligence agencies access to the private data ... Read more...

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Nestle to set up facility in Himachal


October 3rd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 3 (IANS) Dairy products major Nestle India will set up a food and beverage manufacturing unit in Himachal Pradesh with an outlay of Rs.250 crore, an official said Sunday."Nestle has ... Read more...

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Apollo Tyres eyes more revenue from overseas operations


September 28th, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) Tyre manufacturer Apollo Tyres is expecting to mop up more revenue from its foreign operations in the next five years, a top official said here Tuesday. "Now our overseas ... Read more...

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Tyre manufacturers request government intervention to cut losses


July 30th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelKochi, July 30 (ANI): The tyre industry in Kerala has requested government intervention over the surging input cost of natural rubber and asks the government to intervene.India's top tyre firms ... Read more...

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Minister inaugurates organ transplant unit


June 12th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 12 (IANS) Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Ghulam Nabi Azad inaugurated the Organ Transplant Unit at Artemis Health Institute (AHI) in Gurgaon Saturday. A two-day workshop on pelvic surgery ... Read more...

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President awards Shaurya Chakra to three ITBP officers


April 27th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 27 (ANI): President Pratibha Devi Singh Patil awarded Shaurya Chakra to three Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) officials during a ceremony held in Ashoka Hall of Rashtrapati Bhawan on Monday. ... Read more...

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Apex court gets it right in fourth attempt


April 22nd, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Conceding it erred, the Supreme Court has released four Madhya Pradesh natives who were sent to jail by it in November 2008, in a 1991 murder-cum-riot case, ... Read more...

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Apex court offers to correct error that landed 4 in jail


April 20th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday gave a ray of hope to four people languishing in jail allegedly due to a queer judicial error when it offered to correct ... Read more...

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Meghalaya lawmakers gave fake bills for foreign jaunt: report


March 19th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 19 (IANS) A one-day study tour to London was converted to a 10-day jaunt to European countries in 2006 by some Meghalaya legislators who produced "fake and inflated" bills for ... Read more...

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‘Jyoti Jalaile’ an Instant Hit


March 16th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Devotional songs in Bollywood films have, off late, started becoming more and more popular, as the professional renditions of traditional songs give it that extra touch to make ... Read more...

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Two brothers, paramilitary heads, separated by five months?


January 30th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Two brothers -- one of whom is set to lead the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) while the other heads the Border Security Force (BSF) -- ... Read more...

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Nayar puts Mumbai on top against Delhi in Ranji semis


January 3rd, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) Abhishek Nayar scored an unbeaten century to propel defending champions Mumbai to 329 for four at stumps against Delhi on the first day of their Ranji Trophy semi-final ... Read more...

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Two killed in Himachal cloudburst (Lead)


August 7th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 7 (IANS) Two members of a family, including a child, were killed in a cloudburst in Himachal Pradesh, an official said Friday. "Two members of a family, including a child, were ... Read more...

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Himachal cloudburst leaves two dead


August 7th, 2009 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 7 (IANS) Two people including a child were killed in a cloudburst in Himachal Pradesh, an official said Friday. "Two members of a family were killed in a cloudburst near Dharmpur ... Read more...

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Himachal poll war hots up as Congress names candidates


March 15th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 15 (IANS) The hills of Himachal Pradesh have warmed up to the April-May general elections, with the Congress finally naming candidates for three of the state's four parliamentary seats - ... Read more...

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Trooper killed in Kabul blast cremated in Himachal village


July 8th, 2008 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 8 (IANS) The body of Roop Singh, the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) constable who was among the four Indians killed in a terror attack on the Indian embassy in Kabul ... Read more...

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Body of Kabul martyr to reach Himachal Tuesday evening


July 8th, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 8 (IANS) The body of Roop Singh, the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) constable who was amongst the four Indians killed in a suicide bomb attack on the Indian embassy in ... Read more...

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