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Close battles in the offing at national racing


August 24th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 25 (IANS) Competition is likely to be hotter and closer in more ways than one as the curtain goes up on the third round of the JK Tyre-FMSCI ... Read more...

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President, PM pay tribute on Rajiv Gandhi’s birth anniversary


August 20th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and other dignitaries paid tributes to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his ... Read more...

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President, PM pay tribute on Rajiv Gandhi’s birth anniversary


August 20th, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and other dignitaries paid tributes to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha approves youth institute’s upgrade


August 9th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha Thursday approved a bill to declare the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development in Sriperumbudur as an institution of national ... Read more...

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Kone Elevators plans to export components from new factory


July 6th, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 7 (IANS) City-based Kone Elevator hopes to export elevator components in a major way out of its new new factory by 2015 said a top company official here ... Read more...

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Sarovar Hotels to expand in Africa, India


June 21st, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) Sarovar Hotels Pvt Ltd, a fast-growing hotel chain, is in the process of expanding its African and Indian presence in managing and owning properties, a ... Read more...

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Homage to Rajiv Gandhi on death anniversary


May 21st, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The nation Monday paid homage to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, who was killed on this day 21 years ago in a suicide bomb ... Read more...

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What Lindstrom said on key players in Bofors scam


April 25th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Former Swedish police chief Sten Lindstrom has spoken out on the Bofors artillery guns payoff scandal, which broke out in 1987. Here, in a ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu gets new trains; bio-diesel, windmill plants (Lead)


March 14th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, March 14 (IANS) New express and passenger trains, increase in the frequency of some long-distance and suburban trains, setting up of windmills and completion of the Mass Rapid ... Read more...

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Sacked Hundai workers detained, hunger-strike foiled


November 30th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 30 (IANS) A total of 23 dismissed workers of Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) were detained by the police Wednesday when they attempted to stage a ... Read more...

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Rajiv killers’ pleas adjourned till Nov 29


October 28th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) The Madras High Court Friday adjourned till Nov 29 the hearing on the petitions by the three men convicted for assassinating former prime minister Rajiv ... Read more...

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Hyundai India eyes 10 percent growth in FY12


October 18th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 18 (IANS) Buoyed by the launch of its new small car Eon in India, South Korean auto major Hyundai Tuesday said it is eyeing 9-10 percent sales growth ... Read more...

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Release Rajiv Gandhi killers, appeals Karunanidhi


October 6th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 6 (IANS) DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi Thursday appealed to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi ... Read more...

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India to play major role in Dell’s networking plans


September 13th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) In its drive to become a total information technology (IT) solutions provider, the US-based computer hardware major Dell will double the headcount at its Force 10 ... Read more...

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Rajiv assassination: Kin of other victims fast for speedy hanging


September 9th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 9 (IANS) Supported by a section of the Congress Party, the relatives of those who died in the 1991 blast at Sriperumbudur, which killed former prime minister ... Read more...

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1,000 Youth Congress activists to fast against Tamil Nadu assembly resolution


September 5th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) Around 1,000 members of the Tamil Nadu Youth Congress will go on a day-long fast Tuesday to demand the withdrawal of the state assembly resolution ... Read more...

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National motorbike races hotting up


September 2nd, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 2 (IANS) Going into the fourth and penultimate round of the MRF FMSCI National Motorcycle Championship here this weekend, the titles in various classes are up for grabs ... Read more...

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Hanging of Rajiv killers stayed, Tamil Nadu assembly backs them


August 30th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 30 (IANS) The Sep 9 hanging of the three men sentenced to death for conspiring to assassinate former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi was stayed for eight weeks ... Read more...

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Respect the law: Congress on Rajiv killers


August 30th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 30 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Congress wants the law of the land to be honoured, state party chief K.V. Thangkabalu said Tuesday, after the Madras High Court ... Read more...

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Assembly resolution on Rajiv killers not binding: Khurshid


August 30th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) The resolution passed by the Tamil Nadu assembly asking President Pratibha Patil to review the mercy petitions of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's ... Read more...

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Rajiv Gandhi killers move court for stay of hanging


August 29th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 29 (IANS) The three convicts facing the gallows for their involvement in the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi Monday moved the Madras High Court ... Read more...

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Can’t commute death sentences of Rajiv killers: Jayalalithaa


August 29th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 29 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said Monday that she did not have the power to commute the death sentences of the three convicted in ... Read more...

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Woman torches herself to save Rajiv killers


August 28th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 28 (IANS) The campaign to seek commutation of the death sentences of three convicts in former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination turned tragic Sunday with a woman ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu Congress chief wants Rajiv killers hanged


August 27th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 27 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Congress Chief K.V. Thangkabalu Saturday said the law should take its course in former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination case and the three ... Read more...

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Rajiv Gandhi assassination: three to hang Sep 9 (Lead)


August 26th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 26 (IANS) The three men facing death penalty for the 1991 assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi will be hanged Sep 9 in Tamil Nadu's Vellore ... Read more...

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Rajiv Gandhi killer’s mother demands fresh trial


August 13th, 2011 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 12 (IANS) A day after the president rejected the mercy petitions of three men on death row for former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, the mother of ... Read more...

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President rejects mercy petition of Rajiv killers (Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil has rejected the mercy petition of three men sentenced to death for involvement in former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, an ... Read more...

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President rejects mercy petition of Gandhi killers


August 11th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil has rejected the mercy petition of three men sentenced to death for the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, an ... Read more...

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French auto giant PSA Peugeot to invest Rs.4,000 crore in Tamil Nadu


June 29th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 29 (IANS) Europe's second largest automobile maker PSA Peugeot Citroen (Peugeot) has decided to set up an integrated automobile project near the Tamil Nadu state capital at an ... Read more...

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Motorsport enthusiasts excited ahead of South India Rally


June 16th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) There is a palpable sense of excitement and expectation among hardcore motorsport enthusiasts ahead of the South India Rally scheduled for June 25-26 in and around ... Read more...

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Holiday Inn Express hotel to come up in MahindraWorld City


June 14th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 14 (IANS) Gurgaon-based hotel developer Duet India Hotels Pvt Ltd has decided to build a 140-room Holiday Inn Express hotel at MahindraWorld City - an integrated business city ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Vaidya, Joshua in lead


June 14th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 13 (IANS) Manoj Vaidya (co-driver Uday Kumar) from Nashik, driving a Maruti Suzuki Gypsy, led Banglore's Imran (co-driver Rashid) in a Maruti Esteem by 36 seconds after two ... Read more...

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Congress pays homage to Rajiv Gandhi


May 21st, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 21 (IANS) Congressmen in Tamil Nadu paid homage to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on the occasion of his 20th death anniversary Saturday.Union Ministers G.K. Vasan, V. Narayanasamy, ... Read more...

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Jayanthi, Chandresh Katoch among NCW chief probables


April 7th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Congress spokesperson Jayanthi Natarajan and Lok Sabha member Chandresh Kumari Katoch are among the candidates being considered for the post of chairperson of the ... Read more...

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Hinduja Foundries to reduce workforce


February 16th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 16 (IANS) The city based Rs.391-crore turnover Hinduja Foundries Ltd - part of the Hinduja group - Tuesday signed a new wage agreement that will lay off 300 workers through ... Read more...

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