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No rollback of diesel price hike, FDI in retail: Chidambaram

September 17th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Monday said the government would not rollback its decision to allow foreign direct investments (FDI) in multi-brand retail and the hike ... Read more...

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Revised SEZ policy in 3-4 weeks: Commerce secretary

July 26th, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) The government hopes to come out with new guidelines to revive Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in three to four weeks, Commerce Secretary S.R. Rao said Thursday."We ... Read more...

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Cuba to start clinical trials of pneumonia vaccine

May 4th, 2012 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, May 4 (IANS) Cuba will begin this year clinical trials of a new pneumonia vaccine developed by the island nation's biotech industry, the official daily Granma said.The vaccine was ... Read more...

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New Mayor for east Delhi civic agency

May 1st, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party's Annapurna Mishra Tuesday took charge of the newly-created east Delhi municipal corporation as its first Mayor after she was elected unopposed ... Read more...

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Essar Oil in pact with IGL for NCR CNG retailing

March 9th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Essar Oil (EOL) Friday entered into an agreement with compressed natural gas (CNG) supplier Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) for erecting pumping facilities at EOL outlets ... Read more...

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Centre scuttling Tamil Nadu’s growth: Jayalalithaa

August 12th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday charged the central government with preventing the state from blossoming.Speaking in the assembly, Jayalalithaa said the central government ... Read more...

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People angry over Ghisingh’s sixth schedule demand: GJM

April 18th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Darjeeling, April 18 (IANS) The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Monday rejected Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) chief Subash Ghisingh's demand for sixth schedule status for the Darjeeling hills and said ... Read more...

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Facebook to be worth $234 billion by 2015

April 1st, 2011 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 1 (IANS) Facebook will have market value of $234 billion by 2015, up from its current valuation of $85 billion, according to an analysis by brokerage ... Read more...

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Cocaine production speeding up destruction of Colombia’s rainforests

February 10th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Scientists have found that cultivating coca bushes, the source of cocaine, is speeding up destruction of rainforests in Colombia and threatening the region's "hotspots" of plant and animal ... Read more...

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Atlanta declared most efficient airport in North America, world

July 23rd, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, July 23 (ANI): The Air Transport Research Society (ATRS) has named Atlanta as the most efficient airport in North America and the world for handling most traffic for the 11th consecutive ... Read more...

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UAE seeks investment in non-oil sector

July 6th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 6 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has decided to promote investment in non-oil sectors to boost the country's economic diversification process. The decision to place the emphasis on ... Read more...

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Google Gets A New Look To Draw Bigger Revenue

May 6th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google is all set to give its competitors a run for their money. The authorities in Google have said that the search results page of the ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves computerising tax administration in states

February 18th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The Union Cabinet Thursday approved a project to computerise administration of commercial taxes in states. Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni said the project with ... Read more...

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Celine Dion is decade’s top earner

January 20th, 2010 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 20 (IANS) Canadian pop diva Celine Dion is the top earner of the decade in the music world. With her total earnings of $747.9 million from albums and concerts, ... Read more...

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Rio Tinto to mine diamonds in Madhya Pradesh

December 31st, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 31 (IANS) Rio Tinto India will soon set up a project for production of diamonds in Madhya Pradesh, the state government has said. "The company has detected a diamond deposit in ... Read more...

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