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India shall overcome, Krishna tells US business (Lead)Indian


June 13th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) As India and the US begin their strategic dialogue, India has insisted it will restore investor confidence and regain economic momentum even as a top ... Read more...

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‘US has enormous stake in India’s emergence as a global power’


June 13th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) Saying that US has enormous stake in India's emergence as a global power, President Barack Obama's top adviser on international economic issues has voiced US ... Read more...

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Bring Lokpal Bill or go, Hazare tells government


March 25th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Accusing the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of not being serious about the Lokpal Bill, Anna Hazare Sunday said it must go if it ... Read more...

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US institute looks for Indian partners for energy storage


December 16th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) A US energy research institute is looking for potential industrial partners in India for business collaboration in energy storage, its director said Friday."We are looking at ... Read more...

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India’s military purchases: Only the best should do (Comment)


November 10th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
The US has reiterated a 2005 offer to share hi-tech in defence with India, although this time it appears to be more meaningful and realistic of India's futuristic requirements.For instance, the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kohli, Raina power India to six-wicket victory (Lead)


October 24th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 23 (IANS) Half centuries from Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina gave India a comprehensive six-wicket victory over England at the Wankhede stadium here Sunday, and a 4-0 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

India climbs 10 spots, on global IT industry index


October 14th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) India has climbed 10 spots to reach the 34th ranking on the global IT industry competitive index owing to its strong human capital and research ... Read more...

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India abstains from UNSC vote on Syria


October 5th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 5 (IANS) India has abstained from voting on a UN Security Council resolution threatening sanctions against Syria, which was blocked by Russia and China using ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rahane, Raina power India to 187 in second ODI (Lead)


September 7th, 2011 - 3:58 am ICT by IANS
Southampton, Sep 7 (IANS) Ajinkya Rahane's 54 and Suresh Raina's blistering 40 off 19 balls took India to 187 for eight against England in the rain-hit second One-day International against ... Read more...

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NATO offers missile defence cooperation to India


September 4th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 4 (IANS) In a move that holds great strategic significance, NATO has offered to share its missile defence technology with India to build its capability to shoot down ... Read more...

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US Exim bank to step up financing of Indian projects


July 18th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Export-Import bank of the United States announced Monday it was stepping up its engagement with Indian companies in the area of clean energy, with ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

IT, outsourcing power India’s job market (Second Lead)


June 30th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) India's information technology and outsourcing industries led organised employment growth last fiscal, accounting for 70 percent of the one million new jobs, despite protectionism in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

IGNOU to power India-Africa Virtual University


May 25th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Wednesday announced details of a virtual university for Africa, a day after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh promised ... Read more...

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Tata Power net profit rises but income slumps


May 19th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Tata Power, India's largest private sector electricity generator, Thursday posted a marginal increase of 2.36 percent in its net profit but registered a slump of 2.53 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Finnish energy major Moventas to set up base in India


March 26th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, March 26 (IANS) Finnish company Moventas, one of the largest manufacturers of wind turbine gears in the world, plans to harness India's economic potential by setting up a base ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Terrorists can target India’s nuke plants: Minister


March 15th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar.15 (ANI): Minister of State for Home M.Ramachandran on Tuesday told members of the Lok Sabha that India's nuclear power plants could be targeted by terrorists."In view of the prevailing ... Read more...

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Dhaka Islamists drag India in blame game over 1971 war crimes


December 15th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 15 (IANS) Bangladesh's largest Islamist party, the Jamaat-e-Islami - facing charges of targeting unarmed civilians during the 1971 war - has now accused India of killing a score of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Indian Public Diplomacy keen to access “social media”


December 11th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.11 (ANI): Joint Secretary (Public Diplomacy) of Ministry of External Affairs (MHA) Navdeep Suri said today that India realises the need to have its presence in social media.Addressing people ... Read more...

Posted in National |

ADB signs JV to develop renewable energy in India


November 24th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today signed a joint venture agreement with India's NTPC Ltd. and Kyushu Electric Power Company of Japan to develop and operate 500 megawatts ... Read more...

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Gujarat will power India’s development: Narendra Modi (Lead)


November 23rd, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi made a persuasive pitch to the global business community to consider his state for investment, saying his state's rapid growth will ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India can’t get UN seat without China backing: envoy


November 21st, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) Pakistan's permanent envoy to the UN, Abdullah Hussain Haroon, Sunday said India will never be able to secure a permanent seat at the UN Security ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Arithmetic of Indo-US deals: $10 bn or $15 bn?


November 8th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) The mega commercial deals between Indian and US companies that were announced during US President Barack Obama's visit here have raised one question: Are they worth ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

I had to put Nehru in right perspective: Author-niece (With Image)


November 7th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Jawaharlal Nehru has of late been "misinterpreted" and so it was important to put India's first prime minister in the right perspective through a book, ... Read more...

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India-US defence ties are multi-billion dollar prospect


November 1st, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) As US President Barack Obama comes visiting India this week, expected on the platter are some multi-billion-dollar defence pacts to push bilateral military ties ... Read more...

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Obama, US, popular in India: poll


October 21st, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) When US President Barack Obama travels to India next month, he will visit a country in which both he and the nation he leads are ... Read more...

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GE engine set to power India’s indigenous combat fighter (Lead)


September 30th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 30 (IANS) General Electric's subsidiary GE Aviation was Thursday declared the lowest bidder to supply engines to power India's Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Mark-2, the indigenous second-generation Tejas fighters."GE Aviation ... Read more...

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GE Aviation engine bid lowest for India’s jet fighter


September 30th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 30 (IANS) General Electric's subsidiary GE Aviation was declared the lowest bidder for supplying engines to power India's second generation Tejas fighters, the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Mark-2, a senior ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Somdev, Bopanna power India to Davis Cup World Group


September 19th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Sep.19 (ANI): Scripting a remarkable 3-2 win over Brazil team in the play-off tie here on Sunday, Somdev Devvarman and Rohan Bopanna powered India to the elite Davis Cup World ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sandeep Nair is MAIT president


September 17th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Sandeep Nair Friday took over as the president of the Manufacturer's Association for Information Technology (MAIT) while Alok Bharadwaj became its vice president for 2010-11. Nair is the ... Read more...

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NTPC adds 490 MW to power the Commonwealth Games


July 25th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
BY Rohit Vaid New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) State-run power utility NTPC has added 490 MW, commissioning the second unit of its Dadri plant near here, to power the 2010 Commonwealth Games, beginning ... Read more...

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Tata Power to acquire 20.95 MW wind assets


June 28th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Tata Power, India's leading private sector power producer, Monday said it is acquiring 20.95 MW operating wind assets in Maharashtra from Niskalp Energy. The company will also ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India, US vow to cooperate on terror


June 4th, 2010 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 4 (IANS) With US President Barack Obama according relations with "responsible global power" India "highest of priorities", the two countries have vowed to work together to meet ... Read more...

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Ties with ‘responsible global power’ India, top priority: Obama


June 4th, 2010 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 4 (IANS) Calling US-India relations as "one of the defining partnerships of the 21st century", US President Barack Obama said he plans to visit India in early ... Read more...

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Obama elevated dialogue with ‘emerging global power’ India


May 27th, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 27 (IANS) The US says the Obama administration felt it important to elevate its dialogue with New Delhi as India is a "a great and emerging ... Read more...

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Writers’ community throws weight behind Shashi Tharoor


April 19th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) One of India's best known non-fiction authors, Shashi Tharoor, who Sunday quit as junior foreign affairs minister, should focus on his literary pursuits at this juncture, ... Read more...

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