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Hudson forgives family’s killer


September 12th, 2012 - 7:23 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 12 (IANS) Singer-actress Jennifer Hudson has forgiven her estranged brother-in law William Balfour for murdering her mother, brother, and nephew because his tough upbringing left him emotionally ... Read more...

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Honda all set to invest in UK


September 6th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The manufacturer of the Jaguar and LandRover models has decided to improve their production plant around Birmingham. On the other, hand Honda has also made ample plans ... 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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Hyundai’s domestic sales up by six percent


September 1st, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor Saturday reported an increase of 5.9 percent in its August domestic sales which stood at 28,257 units over 26,677 units for ... Read more...

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Usha sells stake in Honda Siel Cars to Honda Motor


August 10th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Diversified group Usha International has sold its stake in Honda Siel Cars India (HSCI) to its joint venture (JV) partner Honda Motor of Japan for ... Read more...

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Ford India to export Eco Sport; offers petrol, diesel versions


July 17th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) Ford India Private Ltd., the Indian subsidiary of the US automobile major Ford Motor Company, has beefed up its engine capacity to 340,000 units and would ... Read more...

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As businessmen gobble up farmland, Kashmiri villages lose identity (Feature)


July 15th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Haripora (Ganderbal), July 15 (IANS) Instead of a mud house, Hassan Parray now has a concrete house. His two sons do not go to school barefoot, but wearing branded shoes. ... Read more...

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Renault launches compact SUV Duster


July 5th, 2012 - 5:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) French automobile major Renault Wednesday launched its compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) Duster in one petrol and two diesel versions. The three variants are priced ... Read more...

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Hyundai’s June sales up by 3.5 percent


July 2nd, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor Monday reported a rise of 3.5 percent in its overall June sales, due to increase in exports to Africa and South ... Read more...

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Runaway bride returns home to new toilet in Uttar Pradesh


June 28th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Maharajganj, June 27 (IANS) A young woman, who ran away from her in-laws' house for its lack of toilet, returned Wednesday -- to the same house with an ultra-modern toilet ... Read more...

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Audi launches luxury sports utility vehicle


June 6th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) German luxury car manufacturer Audi Wednesday launched compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) Q3 priced between Rs.26,21,000 and Rs.31,49,000 (ex-showroom Maharashtra).According to the company, in the ... Read more...

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Eon, XUV 500 and Brio most online searched cars: Survey


June 5th, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) A study by a leading agency Tuesday revealed that Hyundai Eon, Mahindra XUV 500, Honda Brio, Tata Manza, Maruti Kizashi and Toyota Liva were among ... Read more...

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Hyundai’s May sales zoom by 16.6 percent


June 1st, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) Friday announced that its total sales including exports grew by 16.6 percent in May to 55,670 units from ... Read more...

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Mercedes-Benz launches new M-Class in India


May 15th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) German luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz Tuesday launched its third generation sports utility vehicle M-Class priced at Rs.56.9 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi)."At the start of this year, ... Read more...

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Hyundai Motor’s April sales up 4.9 percent


May 2nd, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Passenger car major Hyundai Motor Wednesday reported a growth of 4.9 percent in its April sales, including exports, that stood at 52,057 units compared to ... Read more...

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Hindustan Motors upgrades Mitsubishi Montero


April 16th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Automobile-maker Hindustan Motors Ltd Monday announced the launch of upgraded Mitsubishi Montero, a sports utility vehicle.In a statement, Hindustan Motors said the value-added features include new ... Read more...

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Five killed in Rajasthan accident


April 5th, 2012 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 4 (IANS) At least five people were killed and six injured when the sports utility vehicle (SUV) in which they were travelling rammed into a stationary truck on ... Read more...

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Hyundai’s February sales down, exports fall


March 1st, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Due to a fall in exports, Hyundai Motor's February sales were down 0.3 percent at 51,855 units. It sold 52,007 units in the like period ... Read more...

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Renault raises compact car Pulse price


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) French automobile major Renault's Indian subsidiary Thursday raised the price of its compact premium car Pulse by Rs.11,000 to offset rising input costs.The vehicle was launched ... Read more...

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Mahindra and Mahindra receives 5,900 SUV bookings


January 27th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) Automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M;) Friday said it has received around 5,900-plus bookings for its sports utility vehicle (SUV) XUV500 in just two days after ... Read more...

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Ford India to invest Rs.750 crore in Chennai plant


January 20th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) Ford India, the Indian subsidiary of the US-based Ford Motor Company, would invest Rs.750 crore at its plant near here to roll out the new compact ... Read more...

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Renault to launch two more models in India in 2012


January 17th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 17 (IANS) French automobile manufacturer Renault will launch two more cars in India this year of which sports utility vehicle (SUV) Duster will be one.In a statement issued ... Read more...

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Tata Motors unveils Safari variant, concept cars


January 5th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Indian automobile major Tata Motors Thursday unveiled a new variant of its Safari sports utility vehicle (SUV) Safari, the Ultra commercial vehicle and a slew ... Read more...

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Mercedes launches the new M-Class


January 5th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) German automobile major Mercedes-Benz Thursday launched the new version of its M-Class sports utility vehicle and open-top sports car SLS AMG roadster.The SLS AMG roadster ... Read more...

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Volkswagen launches Touareg, Beetle variants


January 5th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) German automobile giant Volkswagen Thursday launched new versions of its sports utility vehicle (SUV) Touareg and small car Beetle. It also unveiled its concept hybrid ... Read more...

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M&M; unveils SUV Rexton, to invest in new platform


January 5th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M;) Thursday unveiled a sports utility vehicle -- Rexton -- from the stables of its subsidiary SsangYong and said it will develop ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki unviels compact SUV


January 5th, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki Thursday unvieled its new compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) on the first day of the 11th Auto Expo, terming the vehicle ... Read more...

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Ford launches new SUV, to invest $142 million


January 4th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Ford Motor Co Wednesday launched a sports utility vehicle (SUV) - EcoSport - ahead of the Auto Expo and said it will invest $142 million ... Read more...

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New launches to dazzle visitors at Auto Expo


January 1st, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) Despite a slowdown in their sales, car makers are all set to dazzle visitors at the Auto Expo 2012 here with their new vehicles and ... Read more...

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Renault to increase prices of Koleos


December 14th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 14 (IANS) Renault India Wednesday said it will raise the price of its recently launched sports utility vehicle (SUV) Koleos from Rs.22.99 lakh to Rs.23.99 lakh from Jan ... Read more...

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Disco-loving cops colour Chandigarh crime scene


December 14th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 14 (IANS) He faked his rank and uniform, drove in a stolen SUV, frequented discotheques and night clubs and did everything to impress girls. While none of this ... Read more...

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Cricketer Harbhajan Singh robbed in Haryana


December 12th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Karnal (Haryana), Dec 12 (IANS) Thieves broke into cricketer Harbhajan Singh's car while he had stopped by at a popular cafe near Karnal town Monday evening and took away ... Read more...

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Hyundai to increase car prices from January


December 7th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor Wednesday said it will hike prices by 1.5 percent to two percent across models from January 2012."The price increase will come ... Read more...

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Australian vehicle sales improve in November


December 5th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 5 (IANS) New vehicle sales in Australia were up 1.5 percent in November, compared to the same month last year, figures released Monday by the Federal Chamber of ... Read more...

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Mahindra to re-open XUV bookings in January


December 3rd, 2011 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra Friday said it will re-open bookings of its new sports utility vehicle (SUV)-- XUV5OO in January 2012."The XUV5OO had received over ... Read more...

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