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India urged to expand border trade with China


July 27th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) India should facilitate more border trade with China with better connectivity and more commerce opportunities including on the Natu La trading point in Sikkim, says ... Read more...

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Meghalaya to replicate Bhutan’s gross national happiness


February 23rd, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 23 (IANS) Meghalaya in India's northeast wants to replicate Bhutan's model of Gross National Happiness as an index of the state's well-being, says Chief Minister Mukul Sangma."We will ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

South African team envisages interest in low-cost housing scheme (With images)


January 24th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) A South African delegation Tuesday evinced interest in a low-cost housing scheme being executed by the Delhi government, saying it could be replicated in its ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

States woo diaspora for investment


January 9th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 9 (IANS) Chief ministers of several states Monday urged overseas Indians to step up investment, assuring a business-friendly environment.Showcasing the development initiatives launched by their respective governments, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Telangana minister threatens fast-unto-death


August 24th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 24 (IANS) A minister from Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region Wednesday threatened to go on a fast-unto-death from Oct 1 to achieve a separate Telangana state.Infrastructure and Investments Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Goa to launch e-tendering initiative


May 26th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 26 (IANS) The Goa government Thursday is launching an e-tendering initiative, which will enable contractors to bid, compete and be paid for government work projects online, Chief Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UN humanitarian chief calls for temporary halt in Libya


May 10th, 2011 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, May 10 (IANS) All parties need to agree to a temporary pause in the ongoing fight in Libya to allow essential supplies and aid to be ... Read more...

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Battle-scarred Bengal industry seeks poll relief


March 11th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 11 (IANS) As West Bengal's political parties get busy drawing up plans for the upcoming polls, industry captains hope that politicians will focus on issues like infrastructure development ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Karnataka BJP struggles to save Yeddyurappa government


October 7th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) The crisis-ridden Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is pulling out all stops to save its first government in Karnataka by trying to prove majority in the legislative assembly ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Business must be socially responsible: Maharashtra Governor


September 22nd, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Companies must contribute to sustainable economic development to improve lives in ways that are good for business and for development, says Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan. "While a profit ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chennai firm to build Bellary airport in Karnataka (Lead)


August 6th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 6 (IANS) An airport will come up in Bellary, one of Karanataka's most backward districts but in the news over illegal iron ore mining, at a cost of Rs.320 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

European blackberries cultivated in Uttarakhand


June 10th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Chaffi (Uttarakhand), June 10 (ANI): The agricultural experts in Uttarakhand have for the first time successfully cultivated European blackberries and are now encouraging the farmers to grow them on a large scale.Grown ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Haiti quake catastrophe poses unprecedented relief problems: UN


January 16th, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, Jan 16 (DPA) The massive earthquake on Haiti has confronted United Nations' relief organisations with unprecedented problems in trying to cope with the catastrophe, UN humanitarian officials said Saturday. UN Coordination office ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Probe against Parrikar to finish in six months: CBI


October 31st, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 31 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will finish investigation of charges against former chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Manohar Parrikar for financial irregularities, while developing ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China makes inroads into East Africa, gets road contract without bids (Lead)


June 28th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Groum Abate Addis Ababa, June 28 (IANS) China continues to make inroads into Africa, as it bagged yet another major order for building an 80-km expressway in Ethiopia. The order was given ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China makes inroads, signs multi-million dollar deal for Ethiopian road


June 28th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Groum Abate Addis Ababa, June 28 (IANS) China continues to make inroads into Africa, as it bagged yet another major order for building infrastructure in the East African state of Ethiopia.China's state ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Text of emergency proclamation in Pakistan


November 14th, 2007 - 8:23 am ICT by admin
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