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Cairn India and PetroSA deal on oil exploration in South Africa


August 16th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Oil and gas producer Cairn India Thursday signed a farm-in agreement with PetroSA, South Africa's national oil company, for crude oil and natural gas exploration ... Read more...

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India needs its own culture of strategic thought: Ansari


October 22nd, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Vice President Hamid Ansari Saturday advocated the need for India to develop a culture of strategic thought and called for creating a national resource-base of ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro to set up amusement park


July 26th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) In a bid to widen its resource base, Delhi Metro will build an amusement park, an official said Tuesday."Delhi Metro will set up a 15 ... Read more...

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Allahabad Bank eyes business growth of 24 percent (Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) The state-run Allahabad Bank has targeted a business growth of 24 percent during the current 2011-12 financial year, a top bank official said here Friday.The ... Read more...

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Allahabad Bank eyes business growth of 24 percent


June 10th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) The state-run Allahabad Bank has targeted a business growth of 24 percent during the current financial year 2011-12, a top bank official said here Friday.The bank ... Read more...

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Plan panel to examine states’ complaints on Finance Commission


November 26th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 26 (IANS) The Planning Commission has constituted a high level committee to look into complaints that the 13th Finance Commission (2010-2015) has deprived many states like Tripura of its ... Read more...

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Cairn now puts Rajasthan oil field at 6.5 bn barrels (Lead)


March 23rd, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Energy major Cairn India Tuesday announced an increase in the total potential resource of its Rajasthan block to 6.5 billion barrels of oil equivalent (boe), which will ... Read more...

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Cairn revises Barmer oil field upwards to 6.5 bn barrels


March 23rd, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Energy major Cairn India, which operates the biggest on-land oilfield in Rajasthan's Barmer district, said the oil potential from this field had been revised upwards to 6.5 ... Read more...

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Shabana Azmi learns Punjabi while leg heals


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) Shabana Azmi has found an inventive way of spending her time while she waits for her fractured leg to heal. She has been learning Punjabi ... Read more...

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Shabana Azmi Learns Punjabi from Wheelchair


March 22nd, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 22, 2010, (Sampurn Wire): Whilst tending to her fractured leg, Shabana Azmi has now found an inventive way to spend her time around the house. She has lately been learning ... Read more...

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Expert group supports World Bank governance reform


October 22nd, 2009 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) An expert group that included India has suggested a number of steps to reform the World Bank Group's governance while commending the Bank for expanding initiatives ... Read more...

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Low oil prices force merger of Canadian giants


March 24th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, March 24 (IANS) With global oil prices well below their production costs, Canada's top two energy companies have decided to merge to create one of the world's biggest oil ... Read more...

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India adopts integrated energy policy to sustain its economic growth


January 12th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.12 (ANI): Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora on Monday said that the country has of late adopted an integrated energy policy that would enable it to fuel ... Read more...

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Mani Shankar Aiyar reviews development work in Manipur villages


December 16th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by ANI
By L.C.K Singh Imphal, Dec.16 (ANI): Several people in Manipur despite living in a challenging environment marred by militancy are steadily exploring possibilities for economic advancement. Union Minister of Development of North East ... Read more...

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Arid aquaculture can provide livelihood for residents of worlds drylands


November 12th, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Researchers have cited arid aquaculture as an effective potential alternative livelihood for people living in desertified parts of the worlds expanding drylands.The option came up as part ... Read more...

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ONGC plans to invest $800 mn in Imperial Energy


August 31st, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) The Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) plans to invest around $800 million in Imperial Energy Plc if and when ONGC Videsh takes over the foreign company."We will ... Read more...

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Government gives another Rs. 10 bn to IIFCL


August 14th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) The government Thursday doubled to Rs.20 billion the authorised share capital of the state-owned India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL), which plays the key role in financing ... Read more...

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Cabinet authorizes share capital increase of IIFCL


August 14th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 14 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today gave its approval for increasing the authorized capital of India Infrastructure Finance Company Limited (IIFCL) from Rs. 1000 crore to Rs. 2000 ... Read more...

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Hindustan Zinc announces exploration success


April 17th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by admin
Udaipur (Rajasthan), April 17 (IANS) Hindustan Zinc Ltd (HZL) Thursday announced that its ongoing exploration activities had yielded significant success with an increase of 28.7 million tonnes to its reserves and resources, ... Read more...

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Hindustan Zinc announces exploration success


April 17th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Apr 17 (ANI/Business Wire India): Increase in reserves and resources by 28.7 million tonnes containing 4.0 million tonnes of zinc-lead metal, prior to depletion. -- Increase in mine life by nearly ... Read more...

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