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UP to develop hi-tech industrial township in Bulandshahr


September 7th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 7 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh State Industrial Development Corporation (UPSIDC) will develop an integrated industrial township at Chola in Bulandshahr district, around 70 km from the national capital, ... Read more...

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UP restores prime land near Delhi to irrigation department


August 28th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 28 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Tuesday announced that the 895.63 acres of prime land adjacent to New Delhi, transferred to the Noida authority during the Mayawati ... Read more...

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‘Grandparents’ house’ built in Italy


August 17th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 17 (IANS/AKI) The "Grandparents' house", a building comprising 94 public apartments to be assigned to elderly Italian citizens with economic difficulties, has been built near Rome.The public-owned apartments, ... Read more...

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Kids rescued from Russian Muslim sect’s bunker


August 9th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Dozens of children have been rescued from an underground bunker of a Russian Islamist sect where they were living without daylight for a decade, Sky News ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad plots auctioned at record rates


July 24th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 24 (IANS) The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) recorded its highest residential plot auction at Rs.122,000 per square metre, marking a steep hike in real estate prices, an official ... Read more...

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Belgium town creates fake beach for citizens


July 16th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 16 (IANS) A town called Louvain-la-Neuve, located 30 km from Belgian capital Brussels, has laid out a big sand beach at the central square of the town to ... Read more...

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Belgium town creates fake beach for citizens


July 16th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 16 (IANS) A town called Louvain-la-Neuve, located 30 km from Belgian capital Brussels, has laid out a big sand beach at the central square of the town to ... Read more...

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UP invites investment for Lucknow IT park


June 14th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 14 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Thursday stepped up efforts to bring the state on the IT map of India and asked the industry to invest in a ... Read more...

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Kiev opens fan zone for Euro 2012


June 8th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 8 (IANS) Ukraine kicked off its Euro 2012 football festivities Friday with the launch of the Kiev fan zone for football fans.Kiev's 90,000-capacity fan zone, located in the ... Read more...

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Kiev opens fan zone for Euro 2012


June 8th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 8 (IANS) Ukraine kicked off its Euro 2012 football festivities Friday with the launch of the Kiev fan zone for football fans.Kiev's 90,000-capacity fan zone, located in the ... Read more...

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New terminal at Lucknow airport opens June 2


May 31st, 2012 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 31 (IANS) The new terminal at Lucknow's Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport, inaugurated by the union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh May 19, will be opened for use on ... Read more...

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New terminal in Lucknow airport inaugurated


May 19th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 19 (IANS) The new terminal at Lucknow's Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport was inaugurated by Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Saturday.The 20,000 square metre, three-tier building has departure and ... Read more...

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Land price growth slows in China


May 8th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 8 (IANS) Land prices in major Chinese cities continued to rise in the first quarter of 2012 but at a slower pace as the national economy headed for ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad authority approves Rs.200 crore for Delhi Metro extension


April 26th, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, April 25 (IANS) The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) board Wednesday allocated Rs.200 crore to the Delhi Metro for extending its network, besides clearing 12 other proects.GDA Chairman Santosh Kumar ... Read more...

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Scams that rocked defence ministry since 2007 [To go with 'Bribe offer shocked me out of wits: Army chief (Lead)']


March 26th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Army chief General V.K. Singh Monday dropped a bombshell by revealing that a retired lieutenant general had offered him a bribe of Rs.14 crore (Rs.140 ... Read more...

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Israel minister sells luxury apartment after public outcry


March 21st, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, March 21 (IANS) Israeli Defence Minister and former prime minister Ehud Barak has sold his luxury apartment in an effort to deflect public criticism of what was perceived ... Read more...

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China to build museum to preserve Quran copy


February 16th, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 16 (IANS) A county in northwest China will spend four million yuan (around $635,000) to build a museum for the preservation of a 1,000-year-old copy of the Quran.Officials ... Read more...

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Kerala coir products gain market share in Africa, Latin America


February 3rd, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 3 (IANS) Coir, Kerala's golden fibre, is seeing its international market share, especially in Africa, the Middle East and Latin America, growing following a world-wide shift towards eco-friendly ... Read more...

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Beijing home prices drop by 11 percent


January 16th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 16 (IANS) Home prices in Beijing have dropped by 11.3 percent annually in 2011 due to the government's policies to cool the property market, experts said Monday.The average ... Read more...

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Dallas man gifts mansion to 16 years old daughter


January 5th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For one Texas teenager, her 16th birthday was extra sweet. For a present, her father gave her keys to a $1.8 mansion in Dallas.Businessman Dave Anderson ... Read more...

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The Hoff crab named after David Hasselhoff


January 4th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) UK scientists have named a new crab specie The Hoff crab because of its hairy chest. This is the first time that the specie has been ... Read more...

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Metro builds two underground sub-stations


December 29th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) In a first of its kind, Delhi Metro has set up two sub-stations six metres below the ground level that will provide power to the ... Read more...

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Hazare arrives in Mumbai


December 26th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 26 (IANS) Anna Hazare Monday evening reached Mumbai ahead of his three-day agitation for a strong Lokpal bill.Hazare, who looked fit and fine, is likely to halt ... Read more...

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Discarded X-mas cards can fuel 20 moon trips!


December 26th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) Discarded Christmas cards and wrapping paper can fuel 20 moon trips by a double-decker bus and back -- the staggering equivalent of 18 million km. Imperial ... Read more...

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Putin has $180,000 in bank savings


December 23rd, 2011 - 4:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has a total of $179,612 in the bank, Russia's Central Electoral Commission has said.Putin has earned just over half a ... Read more...

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Residents drag wakf board to court over prayers (Lead)


December 22nd, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Residents of south Delhi's Jangpura area Thursday told the Delhi High Court that the Delhi Wakf Board and a charitable society failed to comply with ... Read more...

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China to lay bare birth control at museum


December 19th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 19 (IANS) China, which has the world's largest population of over 1.3 billion, would soon come up with a museum-cum-theme park that tells the story of contraception in ... Read more...

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Pattinson leaves Los Angeles home


December 7th, 2011 - 4:52 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson and girlfriend Kristen Stewart have moved out of their Los Angeles house.The "Twilight" star couple had been renting a 240-square-metre property in the ... Read more...

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Delhi property circle rates rise 15-250 percent


October 31st, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday hiked the circle rates -- minimum prices for sale or purchase of real estate -- by 15-250 percent, with experts welcoming ... Read more...

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New Delhi property circle rates


October 31st, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Delhi government increased property circle rates Monday. Here is the list of old and new circle rates. ... Read more...

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Chinese software park’s success a wakeup call for Indian IT industry


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Chengdu (China), Oct 3 (IANS) It is the fastest growing software park in China and people here claim that every second laptop being sold in the world today runs on ... Read more...

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Greater Noida farmers oppose settlement deal


August 7th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Aug 7 (IANS) A day after Greater Noida administration and farmers of Patwari village reached a consensus on the land acquisition issue, farmers from about 20 nearby villages ... Read more...

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Compensation rate raised for Greater Noida village


August 6th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Aug 6 (IANS) The Greater Noida authority and agitating farmers of Patwari village in Uttar Pradesh Saturday amicably settled issues related to land acquisition, with the administration ... Read more...

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Chinese couple guarding barren island for 25 years


August 1st, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 1 (IANS) A Chinese couple has been guarding a fortress on a barren island off the eastern China coast for the past 25 years. The island, which has ... Read more...

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Greater Noida farmers now want Rs.11,500 per square metre


July 31st, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 31 (IANS) Farmers from Greater Noida Sunday demanded a compensation at the rate of Rs.10,000-11,500 per square metre for their acquired lands, a village headman said.The demand ... Read more...

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