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Industrial output rises in May but recovery probability low (Second Lead)

July 12th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, July 12 (IANS) India's industrial output grew by 2.4 percent in May as against 0.9 percent contraction in the previous month, led by rebound in manufacturing and electricity ... Read more...

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Tata Steel rolls out new corporate campaign

July 21st, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Tata Steel Thursday launched a corporate campaign portraying itself as a state-of-art global steel major which is also dedicated towards social, economic and environmental sustainability."As ... Read more...

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Chinese consumer products popular in Jharkhand

February 20th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
By Aloka Kujur Ranchi, Feb 20 (ANI): Political issues or the trade imbalance with China notwithstanding, there is a serious 'Hindi-Chini bhai-bhai' bonhomie happening in Jharkhand, a region which falls under the ... Read more...

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Smoking scenes on China’s TV screens ‘could mislead teens’

January 9th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 9 (ANI): Smoking scenes on Chinese television channels have become a matter of concern for many tobacco control supporters.Reason: Officials feel these scenes could easily mislead teenagers and leave ... Read more...

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50 radio, TV stations closed in Madagascar

October 8th, 2010 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Oct 8 (IANS) The government of Madagascar has shut down 50 radio and television stations for operating illegally, a minister said.Out of the 300 radio stations and 25 television stations officially ... Read more...

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Afghan president calls for high voter turnout amid attacks (Lead)

September 18th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 18 (DPA) President Hamid Karzai urged Afghans to vote in Saturday's parliamentary election as rocket and bomb attacks struck across the country. "As in every election, we do hope that ... Read more...

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Rocket strikes Kabul hours before voting (Lead)

September 18th, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 18 (IANS) A rocket struck this Afghanistan capital hours before polling for the country's new parliament began Saturday, police said. According to DPA, no one was injured in the ... Read more...

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More airtime for Tamil programmes on Malaysian radio, TV

September 10th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 10 (IANS) Tamil programmes will get more airtime on Malaysian radio and TV, authorities have decided. Malaysia's information, communication, arts and culture ministry agreed to allocate more screening time for ... Read more...

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Mob destroys private radio, TV station in Sri Lanka

July 30th, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 30 (DPA) A private radio and television station was destroyed in a mob attack in Sri Lanka's capital Friday morning, police said. A gang of about 15 men wearing masks entered ... Read more...

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Dhaka asks radio, TV channels to use ‘pure’ Bengali

June 20th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 20 (IANS) The Bangladesh government has asked private radio stations and television channels in the country to be "more neutral and pro-people" and use Bengali language that is "pure", a ... Read more...

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Radio & TV celeb Glenn Beck raked in $32 million in 2009

April 12th, 2010 - 2:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The radio and TV celeb who spreads ‘controversy’ for a living – Glenn Beck, is actually doing quite well financially. According to reports he ... Read more...

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Glenn Beck earned $32 million in 2009

April 11th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Radio & TV celebrity Glenn Beck earned a whopping $32 million in 2009. His earnings are so remarkable that even Forbes did a cover story ... Read more...

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Net beats newspapers as news source, US study finds

March 2nd, 2010 - 6:15 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 2 (DPA) More Americans get their news from the internet than from either newspapers or radio. But television is still the most popular news source, according to a ... Read more...

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Gordon Lightfoot’s death hoax apparently started from Twitter

February 20th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Calgary, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Gordon Lightfoot was pronounced dead on the Internet on Thursday, in a well-planned hoax. Apparently the news started from the social networking, and the micro blogging ... Read more...

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Radio Pakistan ‘peeved’ at Punjab farmers innovative skills

February 1st, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Bathinda, Feb.1 (ANI): Punjab farms are some of the best irrigated areas in India, but if you listen to the Punjabi Durbar programme of Radio Pakistan the fields in Punjab are ... Read more...

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Snow Patrol’s ‘Chasing Cars’ is the most played song of the decade in UK

January 4th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Music licensing body PPL has announced that the Snow Patrol's 2006 song "Chasing Cars" has been announced as the most played some of the decade ... Read more...

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Snow Patrol’s ‘Chasing Cars’ named decade’s most played song

December 30th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Snow Patrol's single 'Chasing Cars' has been named the most widely played song of the past decade.The track failed to make the top five in the UK charts ... Read more...

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Kate Moss joins Performing Rights Society

September 28th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 28 (ANI): Brit supermodel Kate Moss has joined the Performing Rights Society, which protects the rights of UK musicians and songwriters.Moss, 35, has worked with a string of singers, ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh bank wins world’s leading green energy prize

May 30th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by admin
London, May 30 (ANI): The world's leading green energy prize has been awarded to the Aryavart Gramin Bank (AGB) in Uttar Pradesh. The bank will receive prizes of up to 20,000 pounds, ... Read more...

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