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‘Global economic slowdown delays South Korean recovery’


September 3rd, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 3 (IANS) Global economic slowdown caused mainly by Europe's fiscal crisis has been delaying South Korea's economic recovery, the nation's finance minister said Monday."Exports showed a minus growth ... Read more...

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South Korean economy shows weaker growth momentum


August 9th, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 9 (IANS) The South Korean economy has seen a weakening growth momentum due to lacklustre exports and domestic demand, the central bank said Thursday."The domestic economy showed weaker ... Read more...

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Blame social jet lag for that tired Monday feeling


July 23rd, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) If getting out of your bed on a Monday morning seems like a Herculean task, then you could be suffering from social jet lag, according to ... Read more...

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India Open: Wan bags men’s title, Li lifts women’s crown


April 29th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) South Korean Wan Ho Shon celebrated his qualification for the London Olympics with a sensational upset win over World No.1 and top seed Lee Chong ... Read more...

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RBI may cut key lending rates by 25 basis points


April 16th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) India's central bank is expected to cut key lending rates by about 0.25 percent or 25 basis points, thereby releasing more funds in the economy, ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 243.45 points lower (Second Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Indian equities closed in the red Thursday, with a benchmark index slipping 238 points as investors were disappointed after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 238 points lower (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Indian equities closed in the red Thursday with a benchmark index slipping 238 points as investors were disappointed after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ... Read more...

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Indian economy to grow by 6.9 percent this fiscal (Lead)


February 7th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) The government Tuesday said the Indian economy is expected to expand by 6.9 percent in the current fiscal -- the slowest in three years ... Read more...

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Indian markets rally for the fifth straight week (Weekly market review)


February 4th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Indian equities markets rallied for the fifth consecutive week with investors buoyed by the hope that the economy could shrug off the sluggishness of the ... Read more...

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Day after rally, Sensex closes flat (Roundup)


January 11th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed on a flat note Wednesday after the previous day's rally as investors turned cautious ahead of quarterly ... Read more...

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CEOs bearish on 2012 investment prospects: CII


December 4th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) A majority of the country's leading CEOs feel that domestic and international investments are likely to register single digit increases or even decline in 2012, ... Read more...

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Monday Night Football: Philadelphia Eagles vs Chicago Bears


November 7th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Philadelphia, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Philadelphia Eagles are relishing their comeback into the season. After a disastrous start, the Dream Team seems to have shrugged off the initial sluggishness and appears ... Read more...

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Watch what you eat this Diwali!


October 22nd, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) For many, the festival of lights is an excuse to indulge in all-night parties, binge eating and mindless drinking, but the aftermath can result in ... Read more...

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Maruti strike continues for fifth day, production hit


October 11th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) A strike at the country's largest car manufacturer, Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant continued for the fifth day Tuesday as a stand-off between striking workers and ... Read more...

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July factory output slowest in 21 months, eyes on rate hike


September 12th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) A sharp fall in capital goods production and overall manufacturing sector resulted in India's factory output in July growing at its slowest pace in 21 ... Read more...

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Tigers in Goa? Forest minister dodges queries


August 8th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 8 (IANS) Goa Forests Minister Filipe Neri Rodrigues questioned the existence of tigers in the state Monday, nearly two years after a male tiger was poached on the ... Read more...

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India also affected by global financial crisis, accepts Mukherjee


February 5th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 5 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said that Indian economy was also affected during the international financial crisis period and it has slowly recovered after the slump.Addressing ... Read more...

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How to minimize stress this holiday season


December 12th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): Holidays are indeed a time to have unlimited fun, but they do bring a lot of stress, as people forget themselves while enjoying the festive period.Hence, here are ... Read more...

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AMC Decides To Cancel The Continuation Of ‘Rubicon’


November 12th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): AMC happens to be a cable television channel of America with its headquarters in New York City. ‘Rubicon’ happens to be a political thriller ... Read more...

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Harry Reid Wins Nevada Senate Race


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Nevada Senate Election results have been declared and the Democrat leader Harry Reid continues to retain his office, defeating Tea Party Favorite Republican Challenger, Sharron ... Read more...

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Teresa Giudice Might Be Leaving “Real Housewives Of New Jersey”


October 20th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sources say that Teresa Giudice might just quit her show "Real Housewives Of New Jersey". The reality star is reportedly demanding a whopping increment in her ... Read more...

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Review Of ‘Machete’ Predominantly States That It Will Be Liked By the Lovers Of Goriness In Films


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The movie writer of Associated Press happens to be David Germain. He has mentioned that Robert Rodriguez, the director of ‘Machete’, broadens the ... Read more...

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Robert Gates, The U.S. Defense Secretary, Blames The American Congress For Destabilizing The Effort Of Civilian Assistance In Afghanistan


August 14th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 13, 2010 (Just Flashed): Robert Gates happens to be the Defense Secretary of America, which is a commanding political position in the federal administration. Gates has now appealed for ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan Claims Bravo Set Her Up


June 24th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lindsay Lohan has blasted BRAVO channel for her new reality show "Double Exposure" with accusations that producers set her up and gave a false representation of ... Read more...

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In-form Mexico beat still unfit Italy


June 4th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, June 4 (DPA) Mexico displayed a fast and entertaining game as they beat world champions Italy 2-1 Thursday in Brussels a week ahead of their debut at the 2010 World Cup ... Read more...

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FIFA scolds Brazil over delays in 2014 World Cup preparations


May 6th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 6 (DPA) FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke strongly criticised Brazil over delays in preparations for the 2014 World Cup. "Brazil is not walking along the right path," Valcke said ... Read more...

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Bad habits claim 12 years of life


April 27th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Four widespread bad habits can claim twelve years of life. In keeping with a fresh exploration, smoking, guzzling alcohol, bodily sluggishness and an unhealthy diet ... Read more...

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With farm output poor, India’s recovery projections premature (Comment)


October 25th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Sushma Ramachandran With the Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council projecting India's economic growth at 6.2-6.75 percent for the current fiscal, the question arises whether industrial output will rebound sufficiently to make ... Read more...

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Why ‘7′ could be Microsoft’s lucky number (Comment)


October 22nd, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Hitesh Raj Bhagat Microsoft Thursday launched the next version of Windows, dubbed Windows 7. The problem is: a majority of current Windows users still use XP, which is getting to be nine ... Read more...

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Postmenopausal women benefit from endurance training


September 19th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) Marilyn Graham was 56 when she signed up for a gruelling hour of cycling each morning for 12 weeks. She was occasionally decked out in a mask, a heart ... Read more...

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14-year prison sentence for SMS joke on Pakistani president


July 19th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Nadeem Sarwar Islamabad, July 19 (DPA) It would seem that in Pakistan there is nothing you need to watch out for more than making a joke about President Asif Ali Zardari ... Read more...

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Titan’s clouds hang onto summer for long


June 4th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Scientists with NASA's Cassini mission, studying Saturn's moon Titan say its clouds are still noticeable in the southern hemisphere while fall is approaching.They monitored Titan's atmosphere for three-and-a-half ... Read more...

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Windows Vista can be made faster


February 8th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 8 (DPA) Windows 7 with its commendable performance improvements may be on the horizon. But for now, most of us have to live with Windows Vista, which can make even ... Read more...

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Birla Corp expects pressure on cement price


January 27th, 2009 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 27 (IANS) Cement manufacturer Birla Corp Ltd Tuesday said cement prices will come under pressure in the current and next fiscals when the expected commissioning of new facilities takes place. ... Read more...

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Noida garment export unit sacks 250 permanent employees


November 13th, 2008 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Nov 12 (IANS) Around 250 permanent employees of a garment export unit have been laid off in what is perceived to be a consequence of the prevailing economic sluggishness, the workers ... Read more...

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