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UP to expedite implementation of new industrial policy

September 21st, 2012 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 21 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has directed various departments to expedite the implementation of the new industrial policy.The Infrastructure and Industrial Investment Promotion Policy 2012 was announced ... Read more...

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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...

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IT, BPO sector lead job growth in India

June 30th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Nearly 1 million jobs were created in the organised sector in India during 2010-11, almost 70 percent of it in information technology and outsourcing sectors ... Read more...

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‘We will provide freebies as long as poor people exist’, says Karunanidhi

January 1st, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Jan 1 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi on Saturday said his government would continue to put into action populist schemes as long as poor people existed in the state. ... Read more...

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Kullu’s shawl-weavers seek Govt’s attention

February 21st, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Feb. 21 (ANI): The handloom and handicraft sector of Himachal Pradesh, which is famous for its world-class products like Kullu Shawls, has sought the attention of the Union Government.Traditional handicraft business ... Read more...

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Centre studying silk import problems: Moily

December 9th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Shreeraj GudiNew Delhi, Dec 9 (ANI): Union Law Minister M Veerappa Moily said here on Wednesday that the Centre is seriously considering giving import-related concessions to silk weavers.Briefing media after ... Read more...

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Nuts, bolts, nails packed with explosives in Malegaon blast

September 30th, 2008 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Malegaon (Maharashtra), Sep 30 (IANS) Nuts, bolts, nails and ball-bearings were packed with three kilograms of explosive material in a motorcycle for Monday's bomb blast here that killed two people, forensic ... Read more...

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Sonia underlines need for nuclear power

September 4th, 2008 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Erode (Tamil Nadu), Sep 4 (IANS) Congress president and United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi here Thursday underlined the need for augmenting India's energy needs through nuclear power.Addressing a gathering of Congress ... Read more...

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New generation needs to take over from master weavers

April 18th, 2008 - 11:24 am ICT by admin
By P.S. Anantharaman Ahmedabad, April 18 (IANS) One of the major challenges the Indian handloom industry faces in the era of globalisation is the "reluctance" of the new generation to take the baton ... Read more...

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Composite mills likely to return as clothier for common man

March 24th, 2008 - 10:44 am ICT by admin
By P.S. Anantharaman Ahmedabad, March 24 (IANS) A wheel appears to be turning a full circle in the textile industry. The power loom sector, which in the mid-1980s became the common man's clothier ... Read more...

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Opportunities lead to changing fortunes in Tamil Nadu

March 16th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
(Feature) By T.S.V. Hari Gobichettipalayam (Tamil Nadu), March 16 (IANS) A quiet revolution is sweeping this part of Tamil Nadu famous for its textile industry. Changing land holdings are reducing some to porters. The ... Read more...

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