private industries

Australia wants to partner Kerala in agro-based services

June 18th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 18 (IANS) Australia Monday welcomed the Kerala government's 'Emerging Kerala' 2012 Global Connect initiative and expressed its desire to partner the state in agri and agro-based services and ... Read more...

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Shift thrust to MSME sector: Northeastern states

June 14th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 14 (IANS) The Forum of Industries and Commerce Ministers of North Eastern States (FICMNES) Thursday asked the central government to shift the thrust from big industries to micro, ... Read more...

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Peaceful start to general strike in Maharashtra

February 28th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 28 (IANS) Employees of banks, insurance companies, central government and local bodies as well as workers in several private industries joined a 24-hour all India strike of various ... Read more...

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Mamata’s stubbornness blocking investment: CPI-M

January 17th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Mocking the West Bengal government's initiative to attract investments by organising business summit "Bengal Leads 2012", the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), the state's main ... Read more...

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Bihar’s per capita income lowest, Delhi’s highest

August 22nd, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) A huge inter-state income disparity exists in India, according to official data, which showed that per capita income in the national capital Delhi is almost ... Read more...

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India’s new defence production policy to end dependence on foreign arms suppliers

January 13th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): To become self reliant in the production of defence equipment, weapon systems and platforms, and to reduce its dependence on foreign arms manufacturers, India ... Read more...

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India more important market than Pakistan: Afghan minister

December 5th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Dec 5 (IANS) Afghanistan, ravaged by years of war, considers the Indian market more lucrative than Pakistan and wants both Indian expertise and investment in restructuring its agriculture and ... Read more...

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Generate power, don’t pay tariff

September 12th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 12 (IANS) Consumers in Haryana who generate their own electricity from solar or captive power plants will get a three-year tax holiday, it was announced here Sunday. The Haryana Power Utilities ... Read more...

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Ordinance issued to provide CISF cover to private industries

January 12th, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The Central Industrial Security Force (Amendment) Ordinance, 2009, which came into effect Saturday, will allow deployment of paramilitary troopers at private and joint sector businesses and also ... Read more...

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Job fairs for people displaced by Narmada dams

September 12th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 12 (IANS) A Narmada valley panel will organise job fairs with a view to provide employment to educated youth belonging to families displaced due to construction of various dams in ... Read more...

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Haryana allows six solar power projects

August 31st, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 31 (IANS) Six projects with a total capacity of 12 megawatts (MW) capacity have been allocated by the Haryana Renewable Energy Development Agency (HAREDA) to private developers to generate power ... Read more...

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CPI-M demands quota in private educational institutions

August 16th, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 16 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat Saturday called for a law that will ensure reservation for the scheduled castes (SC), scheduled tribes (ST) and other ... Read more...

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India removes licences for private defence industry

August 1st, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The concept of awarding well-performing private industries that manufacture military hardware has become redundant with the defence ministry saying they don't require a licence from it to ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi reaches out in Amethi

July 15th, 2008 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Jagdishpur (Uttar Pradesh), July 14 (IANS) Congress MP Rahul Gandhi shared tea and sweets with villagers and interacted with elderly people who had been waiting to meet him since morning during a ... Read more...

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ISRO eyes commercial launches to earn cash

May 23rd, 2008 - 1:32 am ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 22 (IANS) After a string of successes, a confident Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is ready to offer its capacities on a commercial basis and ring in its cash registers, ... Read more...

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Eurocopter seeks to consolidate India footprint

February 19th, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by admin
By Vishnu Makhijani New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Unfazed by the cancellation of its proposed deal to sell 197 helicopters to the Indian Army, the world's largest chopper maker Eurocopter has inked a ... Read more...

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