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US eyes infrastructure spending in India, emerging economies


September 21st, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) With India and other emerging economies set to spends trillions of dollars to build infrastructure, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is hoping that they would ... Read more...

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Mamata visits dengue patients, repeats tips to fight disease


September 6th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sept 6 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday paid a surprise visit to a private hospital to monitor treatment of dengue patients and for the second ... Read more...

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Lower EMIs for consumer durables, Chidambaram tells PSBs (Lead)


August 18th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Saturday called for increased consumer spending as a booster shot to the sagging economy and asked bankers to lower EMIs ... Read more...

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Panasonic India eyes Rs.25,000 crore turnover by 2015


June 25th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) Panasonic India has set an ambitious target to emerge as a $5 billion (Rs.25,000 crore) turnover company within 2015 by drawing up investment plans worth $300 ... Read more...

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Consumer durables prices to go up again


June 10th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) If you were planning to buy a refrigerator or an air conditioner this month, do it soon. Companies are about to raise the prices of ... Read more...

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Shooting in Petrozavodsk is a miracle: Tannishtha


February 21st, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Actress Tannishtha Chatterjee says shooting for Joe Wright's "Anna Karenina" was a surreal experience in the northwestern Russian town of Petrozavodsk, where the temperature ... Read more...

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Avoid keeping meat in fridge: Pakistani expert


November 13th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 13 (IANS) People should avoid keeping meat in refrigerators for over 10 days as such a practice destroys the proteins and affects its hygiene, which could cause food ... Read more...

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LG Electronics’ earnings turns into red in Q3


October 26th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 26 (IANS) LG Electronics said Wednesday that its earnings turned into the red in the third quarter due to struggling smartphone business.Consolidated operating loss, which includes losses from ... Read more...

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E-waste growth gallops


September 13th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 13 (IANS) Millions of tonnes of toxic e-waste - comprising discarded computers, refrigerators, mobile phones, TV sets and printers - are contaminating our air, oceans, fresh water, soil ... Read more...

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Samsung India plans 40 percent turnover growth to clock $5 bn


September 9th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 9 (IANS) Digital technology major Samsung Electronics plans a turnover growth of 40 percent for 2011 to clock $5 billion in India this year, a top company executive ... Read more...

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50 mn home appliances sold in China’s countryside


July 7th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 7 (IANS) Over 50 million home appliances were sold in China's countryside in the first half of 2011, the authorities said.It took place under a policy to promote ... Read more...

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Godrej eyeing 25 percent refrigerator market share


May 26th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 26 (IANS) Godrej & Boyce Mfg Co Ltd, one of the largest players of home appliances, is aiming to grow at 25 percent rate in volume terms in ... Read more...

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Dayanidhi Maran confident of DMK coming back to power


March 29th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 29 (ANI): Campaigning ahead of Tamil Nadu assembly polls, Union Textile Minister Dayanidhi Maran has said he was confident that his party would win again as the State Government ... Read more...

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Samsung launches 3-day all-India free service camp


March 10th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Electronics major Samsung India Thursday launched a three- day-long free service camp across the country from March 11 for its cooling products including air-conditioners and ... Read more...

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Former winners fight against computer in Jeopardy!


February 15th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The last episode of the show “Jeopardy” did put humans against a machine.Former winners of the show, Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter, were bought face ... Read more...

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World’s first surviving septuplets celebrate turning 13


December 31st, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): The world's first surviving septuplets celebrated their 13th birthday recently.Kenny, Alexis, Natalie, Kelsey, Nathan, Brandon and Joel McCaughey were born to Bobbi and Kenny McCaughey, devout Christians from ... Read more...

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Panasonic to source refrigerator compressors from Tecumseh


December 9th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Tecumseh India, one of the country's largest independent manufacturers of compressors for air-conditioning and refrigeration products, Thursday announced it has bagged a compressors order for Panasonic refrigerators ... Read more...

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Stuffing Recipes Create Buzz On The Web Before Thanksgiving


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar November 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With Thanksgiving round the corner, people all over the world have been scrambling the web to get the ultimate recipes for the special dinner. While the ... Read more...

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China Creates World’s Fastest Supercomputer


October 29th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Chinese have stepped up to replace the United States as the maker of the world’s fastest supercomputer. At conference which was held at a research center in ... Read more...

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Nearly 60, a refrigerator that still works well


October 25th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 25 (IANS) This refrigerator in Britain may look dull as compared to modern appliances, but it certainly is sturdy as it has been functioning without any repair for nearly 60 ... Read more...

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Homes are home to infections, says report


October 21st, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Household is where the maximum number of infections are born, a global hygiene council (GHC) study report said Thursday."Nearly 90 percent of infections originate in our households ... Read more...

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DDA taking over 700 Games Village flats (Lead)


October 18th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) Monday started the process of taking over 700 of the 1,168 Commonwealth Games Village flats from the Organising Committee (OC), officials said."We ... Read more...

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DDA starts process of taking over Games Village flats


October 18th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) Monday started the process of taking over the Commonwealth Games Village flats from the Organising Committee (OC), officials said."We have begun the ... Read more...

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Sonam to endorse Electrolux home appliances


October 4th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) Bollywood actress and style icon Sonam Kapoor has been roped in as the brand ambassador of Electrolux home appliances.The 25-year-old will be endorsing the company's refrigerators, washing ... Read more...

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Top Indian sports persons check into Village


September 30th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Beijing Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra and bronze medallist Vijender are among 464 Indian athletes who have checked into the Commonwealth Games Village, ... Read more...

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Ozone layer ‘no longer disappearing, will return to full strength by 2048′


September 21st, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 21 (ANI): UN scientists have confirmed that the ozone layer is no longer disappearing and could be back to full strength by the middle of this century.The phasing out of ... Read more...

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Proud on meeting ozone targets before time: Jairam Ramesh


September 16th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sept 16 (IANS) Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh Thursday expressed faith in India's ability to meet the targets set to control the depletion of the ozone ... Read more...

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Panasonic India to relaunch Sanyo brand


September 10th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 10 (IANS) Panasonic India is all set to relaunch Japanese consumer durable brand Sanyo in the country by April next year, a top official said here Friday. "We want to market ... Read more...

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Three freeze to death inside refrigerator in Sudan


August 27th, 2010 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
Khartoum (Sudan), Aug 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Three people in Port Sudan city froze to death in a refrigerating facility which charged $2 per hour for sitting inside it. A few local businessmen have ... Read more...

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Fears of epidemic after mudslide in China


August 13th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 13 (IANS) Corpses buried under the debris in mudslide-hit Zhouqu county in China have raised fears of a disease epidemic, officials said as the toll in the disaster reached 1,144 ... Read more...

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Will Prader Willi Syndrome Victim Be Jailed?


July 27th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Will Matthew Hummel really be arrested? The 20 year old boy has been issued an arrest warrant for stealing food from a neighbor's house. It has ... Read more...

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Manufacturing industries log double-digit growth in Q1: CII


July 17th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Majority of the country's manufacturing industries registered double-digit growth in the first quarter of this fiscal, a survey conducted by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and ... Read more...

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Heavy rains, floods in northern India sets vegetable prices soar high


July 11th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 11(ANI): The after-effects of heavy rains and floods in northern India are being felt across the country, as prices of vegetables have shot over 25 to 30 per cent.Owing ... Read more...

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Raipur’s potter families hope for delayed rains


June 5th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, June 5 (IANS) Not that they want others to sweat and suffer, but around 50 potter families selling earthen pots on the outskirts of the Chhattisgarh capital want the ... Read more...

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Maytag Recalls 1.7 million Dishwashers For Fire Risk


June 4th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Home appliances giant Whirlpool's Maytag unit has recalled 1.7 million dishwashers yesterday.The cause of the recalling is the fire risk that the dishwashers posed. There ... Read more...

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