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Roofers to start production soon at cement plant


September 17th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 17 (IANS) Kolkata-based Roofers Group Monday said it would start commercial production at its newly-built cement plant in West Bengal's West Midnapore district within a couple of days ... Read more...

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Mercedes to increase investments to Rs.850 crore


September 5th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz Wednesday said it plans to increase investment in India to Rs.850 crore by 2014.The company, which has already spent in ... Read more...

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Punjab lawmaker’s sting catches doctor at wrong place


August 30th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 30 (IANS) It is not often that a government doctor gets to treat his boss in a private hospital where he is not supposed to be at all.But ... Read more...

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Hydropower firms owe Rs.264 crore to Himachal government


August 28th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 28 (IANS) Hydropower projects in Himachal Pradesh owe more than Rs.250 crore to the state government, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said here Tuesday. He said the companies ... Read more...

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Kerala’s Onam thanksgiving for migrants


August 24th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 24 (IANS) At a time when people from the northeast have been fleeing cities like Pune, Bangalore and Chennai fearing reprisal over violence against Muslims in ... Read more...

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Sensex down 108 points, bank, capital goods stocks fall


August 24th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 108 points lower in afternoon trade Friday after heavy selling in bank, capital goods and oil ... Read more...

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Sensex recovers initial losses, trading flat (Lead)


August 22nd, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading flat in late afternoon trade Wednesday recouping the early day losses.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of ... Read more...

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Sensex down 37.45 points, capital goods, power scrips fall


August 22nd, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 37.45 points lower in afternoon trade Wednesday as power, capital goods, oil and gas came under ... Read more...

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Matrix offers 30 min free calling to India from US, Britain


August 13th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Matrix Cellular, provider of telecommunication solutions for Indians travelling abroad, Monday said it has launched a new service under which customers can avail 30 minutes ... Read more...

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BGR Energy cuts capex for JVs with Hitachi


August 9th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 9 (IANS) City-based BGR Energy Systems has scaled down capital expenditure for its boiler and turbine joint ventures with Hitachi by Rs.900 crore to Rs.3,500 crore to reschedule ... Read more...

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Now you can call an expert home for filing IT return


July 24th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The government Tuesday announced a new scheme under which any tax payer can seek online help or call an expert home for a nominal fee ... Read more...

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A weekend of fiction for bookworms (IANS Books This Week)


July 21st, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Browse with IANS through the pile of gripping titles, this weekend.Book: "Tigers in Red Weather"; Written by Lisa Klaussmann; Published by Picador; Priced at Rs.550The ... Read more...

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File income tax return online: It’s easier, secure


July 16th, 2012 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) As the July 31 deadline for filing income tax returns looms, there is usually a huge rush among the taxpayers. To avoid the long queues ... Read more...

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Bosch unveils pressure washers for industrial use


July 14th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 13 (IANS) Global supplier of products and services Bosch group has forayed into outdoor cleaning segment by unveiling a range of high pressure washers for industrial use.Customised for ... Read more...

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Karnataka CM-designate Shettar in land deal row


July 12th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 11 (IANS) On the eve of taking over as Karnataka chief minister, Jagadish Shettar was Wednesday caught in an illegal land deal row and a complaint was ... Read more...

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Sensex gains 75 points, FMCG, banking stocks rise (Roundup)


July 5th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 75 points higher Thursday with robust buying in FMCG, banking and capital goods.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 66 points high (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 66 points higher Thursday with robust buying in banking, FMCG and power stocks.The 30-scrip sensitive index ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 31 points down (Roundup)


July 2nd, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Snapping a four-day rally, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 31 points lower at 17,398.98 Monday.Amid volatile trade, the 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 37 points; power, FMCG stocks up


June 28th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 0.22 percent higher in the afternoon session Thursday led by robust buying in power, FMCG and ... Read more...

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Mujib, Russia and Mumbai on the bookshelf (IANS books this week)


June 23rd, 2012 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The bookcart this week has gripping fiction and thought-provoking non-fiction. Browse with IANS... 1. Book: "Barnabas"; Written by Sangeeta Nambiar; Published by Westland; Priced ... Read more...

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Himachal offers sops to employees


June 18th, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 18 (IANS) Barely months ahead of the assembly elections, the Himachal Pradesh government Monday decided to give additional financial incentives to its employees and pensioners.A cabinet meeting, presided ... Read more...

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Cheers for cherry lovers with bountiful Himachal crop


May 27th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 27 (IANS) Cherry lovers can expect a good supply of the luscious fruit this season. Good production of red cherries has once again brought cheers on the faces ... Read more...

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Idea Cellular slashes 3G tariffs by 70 percent


May 22nd, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) After Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular became the second operator to have slashed its 3G tariffs in order to draw demand.The operator slashed its tariffs on ... Read more...

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FICCI calls for radical policy reforms in energy sector


May 7th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 7 (IANS) Voicing its concern over the emerging energy crisis in India, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Monday called for radical policy reforms ... Read more...

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28,000 phones disconnected for making pesky calls


May 6th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Almost 28,000 telephones have been disconnected and over 44,000 notices issued to unregistered telemarketers till April 24 for sending pesky calls and messages, according to ... Read more...

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Hoping to get my taste buds kicking in India: Fatboy Slim (Interview)


May 4th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) He is set for his maiden performance in India and hopes to party the evenings away, but British musician Norman Quentin Cook aka Fatboy Slim, ... Read more...

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ABB to invest Rs.250 crore on power products


April 23rd, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 23 (IANS) Leading power and automation technology group major ABB will invest Rs.250 crore ($47 million) to manufacture high-voltage power products and transformers for domestic users and exports, ... Read more...

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Tripura to launch disaster management project in schools


April 23rd, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 23 (IANS) Tripura will launch a disaster management programme in its schools to enhance the state's preparedness in an event of a natural calamity striking it, an ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 44 points down (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 44 points down in lackluster trading Wednesday, largely due to heavy selling pressure in metal stocks.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Glowing times for online jewellery retailers


April 6th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) There was a time when gold jewellery or diamonds and other precious stones were only bought from the trusted family jeweller. Now the trend is ... Read more...

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At 101, Fauja Singh still running!


April 1st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
London/Chandigarh, April 1 (IANS) As he turned a memorable 101-years-old Sunday, Sikh marathoner Fauja Singh did not have his birthday celebrations on his mind at his London home. Instead, ... Read more...

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Navratri fasting turns into feasting in land of Nawabs


March 29th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 29 (IANS) The nine-day Navratri festival that has traditionally spelt detoxification time is now leaving many souls drooling, with tempting and unheard of recipes on the fasting platter ... Read more...

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Jewellers resume shutdown in Bengal, demand rollback of excise duty


March 29th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 28 (IANS) Jewellers and artisans across West Bengal resumed their indefinite shutdown from Wednesday, demanding rollback of excise duty on unbranded jewellery proposed by union Finance Minister ... Read more...

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Chargesheet in NRHM scam to take time: CBI director


March 23rd, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), March 23 (IANS) It will be some time before the chargesheet in the massive National Rural Health Mission scam in Uttar Pradesh is filed, the director of ... Read more...

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Spirituality, fiction and business on bookshelf (IANS Books Review)


March 17th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) This weekend, the bookshelf explores some profound truths of life. Browse with IANS.1. "Change Your Life, Change the World"; Written by Ryuho Okawa; Published ... Read more...

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