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65 percent Kerala LPG users use six units a year: Chandy


September 19th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 19 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Wednesday said 65 percent of the seven million LPG users in the state use six or less than six gas cylinders ... Read more...

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Heavy rains increase water in Himachal’s Pong dam


August 25th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 25 (IANS) Heavy rainfall in Himachal Pradesh has further increased the water level in the Pong dam, which meets the irrigation requirements of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan, dam ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves decline by $250 million


August 25th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 25 (IANS) India's foreign exchange (forex) reserves declined by $250 million to $288.91 billion for the week ended Aug 17, 2012, the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) data ... Read more...

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Water rises in Himachal’s Pong dam


August 21st, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 21 (IANS) The water level in Himachal Pradesh's Pong dam, which meets the irrigation requirements of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan, rose again due to continuous moderate to heavy ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Telecom tariffs to rise 37 to 49 paise at Rs.1,400 crore reserve price: COAI


August 6th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Telecom tariffs would rise 37 to 49 paise per minute led by the cabinet's decision to fix the reserve price for the 2G spectrum auction ... Read more...

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Putin bans internet alcohol advertisements


July 21st, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin Saturday signed a law prohibiting advertising of alcohol drinks over the Russian segment of the internet and print media, the Kremlin ... Read more...

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Russian lower house bans internet alcohol ads


July 7th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's lower house of parliament, the Duma, Friday approved a law that prohibits advertising alcohol drinks in the Russian segment of the Internet and print ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves down $0.76 billion


June 30th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves (forex) fell by $0.76 billion to $288.62 billion for the week ended June 22, official data showed.The RBI is believed to have ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves grow to $289 bn


June 23rd, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves (forex) grew by $2 billion to $289.39 billion for the week ended June 15, official data showed.The forex recovered in the week ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves grow to $287.37 billion


June 17th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) After falling for five straight weeks, India's foreign exchange reserves grew by $1.52 billion to $287.37 billion for the week ended June 8, 2012, official data ... Read more...

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Over 400,000 Nepalis leave for jobs overseas


June 12th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 12 (IANS) More than 400,000 Nepali youths have left the country in 10 months of the current fiscal year in search of jobs, a media report said. The ... Read more...

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Sanjay Gupta finds it hard to shoot in Mumbai


June 2nd, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta has dropped his plans to build a film studio near Mumbai. Instead, he feels Gujarat has better prospects for locations to use in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Neyveli Lignite Corp to add 1,000 MW this fiscal


May 28th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 28 (IANS) Integrated lignite mining-cum-power generator Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd (NLC) hopes to add around 1,000 MW this fiscal to its existing 2,740 MW capacity, a top company ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

22 mn Chinese seek migration to US


April 24th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) Experts in China have called for more measures from the government to stop the outflow of talent after an American study said 22 million Chinese want ... Read more...

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Government working to get information on black money: President


March 12th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The government had taken steps to open channels for wider information on black money from foreign countries, President Pratibha Patil said Monday and stressed ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pakistanis to witness increased power outages


March 10th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 10 (IANS) People across Pakistan are likely to witness increased electricity outages as the country's Tarbela and Mangla water reservoirs have touched dead level, affecting hydel power generation, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Food security bill not sustainable: ADB official


December 20th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The food security bill, that seeks to legally entitle majority of India's population to cheaper foodgrains, is not sustainable as it would put further ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rupee to stay volatile on uncertain economic outlook


December 18th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The Indian rupee, that has weakened almost 16 percent against the US dollar since the beginning of the year, is likely to remain volatile ... Read more...

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More people leaving than immigrating to Spain


November 28th, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 28 (IANS/EFE) The economic crisis that broke out in 2008 will result in a net outflow of people from Spain seeking work, the first time since figures have ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s foreign investment drops


November 22nd, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 22 (IANS) The State Bank of Pakistan's latest data show that investors remained cautious in injecting foreign investment in Pakistan, which witnessed a fall of 58 percent in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Europe should help Greece to avoid crisis: Greek PM


October 16th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, Oct 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The European Union should help Greece to avert the default, otherwise consequences would be unpredictable for all EU members, Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou said.In ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

NALCO bags top export Capexil award


October 3rd, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Oct 3 (IANS) The state-owned National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) Monday said it has bagged the top export Capexil award for its outstanding export performance during 2010-11.Capexil is a ... Read more...

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Sensex pares intra-day losses (Second Lead)


August 8th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) A benchmark for the Indian equities markets Monday crawled up, recouping some of its intra-day losses as traders shopped for bargains, picking up stocks which ... Read more...

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Report on ways to curb black money in six months


August 5th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) A committee set up to recommend ways to curb generation of black money and its routing will submit its report within six months, Minister of ... Read more...

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Indians invested $43.92 bn overseas in 2010-11


June 22nd, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Foreign direct investment outflow from India more than doubled to $43.92 billion in 2010-11 as compared to $17.98 billion in the previous year on the back ... Read more...

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US experts to help ONGC cap gas leak at Tripura well


June 18th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 18 (IANS) State-owned exploration giant ONGC has sought US experts' help to plug a leaking gas well in western Tripura from which natural gas continued to gush out ... Read more...

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ONGC yet to cap gas leak at its Tripura well


June 17th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 17 (IANS) Despite battling non-stop, ONGC engineers have so far failed to plug a leaking gas well in western Tripura from which natural gas continued to gush out ... Read more...

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Gas leak continues at ONGC well in Tripura (Lead)


June 15th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 15 (IANS) Natural gas continued to leak from an ONGC well in western Tripura Wednesday, nearly 24-hours after the leak was first detected, officials said. Experts and engineers ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Gas leak continues at ONGC well in Tripura


June 15th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 15 (IANS) Gas continued to leak Wednesday from an ONGC well in western Tripura, even as experts and engineers continued their battle to cap the well, an official ... Read more...

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Panel on black money holds first meeting


June 9th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) A government panel headed by Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) chairman Prakash Chandra held its first meeting Thursday to examine ways to trace and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Graft, bureaucracy dent India’s global image: Expert (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) India will be able to achieve double-digit economic growth only if it reforms its bureaucracy and curbs widespread corruption, both of which have dented the ... Read more...

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Graft, bureaucracy denting India’s global image (Interview)


June 9th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) India won't be able to achieve double-digit economic growth unless it reforms its bureaucracy and curbs widespread corruption, both of which have dented the country's ... Read more...

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New directorate to probe financial crimes


May 30th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) With voices of protest against black money and graft getting shriller, the government Monday announced a new agency that will probe all criminal matters ... Read more...

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India commissions study on black money


May 29th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The Indian government said Sunday it had commissioned a study to examine how black money is generated and recommend ways to bring it back into ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Outflow of highly radioactive water from Japan n-plant stops (Lead)


April 6th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, April 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The outflow of highly radioactive water into the sea from Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has stopped, the Kyodo news agency reported Wednesday.In an ... Read more...

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