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China vows to resolve boundary dispute peacefully


September 21st, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 21 (IANS) China Friday vowed to resolve its differences with neighbours concerning territorial rights through friendly negotiations.China will be more determined to pursue peaceful development, and implement the ... Read more...

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Argentine oil firm looks to attract investors


August 31st, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Aug 31 (IANS/EFE) The CEO of Argentine state-run oil firm YPF has expressed confidence in the company's future and urged multinational corporations to come on board as partners ... Read more...

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India, US to assist Sri Lanka military


June 5th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 5 (IANS) India and the US have agreed to provide enhanced training facilities for military personnel from Sri Lanka, it was announced Tuesday.This followed meetings Sri Lankan Defence ... Read more...

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Nippon’s pact for 26-percent stake in Reliance asset firm


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) Nippon Life Insurance Company Thursday signed final agreements with Anil Ambani-led Reliance Capital to acquire a 26-percent stake in its asset management company for $290 million."The ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan keen to expand civil nuke ties with India


February 15th, 2012 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Kazakhstan is keen to expand civil nuclear ties with India, its envoy here said Wednesday.Ambassador Doulat Kuanyshev said the two strategic partners should look beyond ... Read more...

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List of Sahara’s grievances against BCCI


February 13th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The following is the list of grievances raised by Sahara before the Board of Control for Cricket in India:BCCI had committed for a joint statement ... Read more...

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Kinetic Engineering and Kinetic Motor to merge


December 9th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Dec 9 (IANS) In a strategic move, two Firodia Group companies, Kinetic Engineering and Kinetic Motor, would merge into a single entity."We are confident that amalgamation of Kinetic Motor ... Read more...

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Rolls-Royce, HAL setting up aero engines production facility


December 7th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) India's public sector Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and British aero engines manufacturer Rolls-Royce Wednesday commenced construction of a new joint manufacturing facility in Bangalore, where ... Read more...

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China backs Pakistan for UNSC seat


October 19th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 19 (IANS) China has backed Pakistan in its desire to gain a seat on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), Xinhua reported.China attaches great importance to Pakistan's request ... Read more...

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India seeks science & technology-driven partnership with US


October 5th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 5 (IANS) Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao wants India-US strategic partnership to be driven by a vibrant science & technology eco-system to address the priority needs of both ... Read more...

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American Airlines orders 460 new planes from Boeing and Airbus


July 20th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by BNO News
FORT WORTH, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- AMR Corporation, the parent company of American Airlines and American Eagle, on Wednesday announced a huge order with Airbus and Boeing to acquire 460 new aircraft ... Read more...

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India, US making ‘great strides’ in security ties (Lead)


July 19th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Visiting US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Tuesday said India and America were making "great strides" in expanding their ties on security and counter terrorism.Clinton, ... Read more...

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Had productive meeting with Krishna: Hillary


July 19th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Visiting US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Tuesday described as "very productive" her talks with External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna that focused on counter-terror ties ... Read more...

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`South America is priority for Brazil’s foreign policy’


April 21st, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 21 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said Wednesday that the priorities of her foreign policy is the integration of South America and closer relations with ... Read more...

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US Special Forces in Pakistan at Pak Govt’s invitation: State Department


April 13th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13(ANI): The United States has said that its military trainers in Pakistan are at the invitation of the Pakistan Government to support security systems programs in the country, and that ... Read more...

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Zardari aides hope Pak, US will ‘work out differences’ on Raymond Davis’ detention


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 10(ANI): Aides to Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari have expressed confidence that Islamabad and Washington can amicably resolve a diplomatic crisis over the detention of double-murder accused US diplomat Raymond ... Read more...

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Congress pats UPA for India’s global stature, talks tough on Pakistani terror (Lead)


December 20th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Commending the United Progressive Alliance government for enhancing India's global stature, the ruling Congress party Monday touted the government's achievement in putting terrorism on the global agenda ... Read more...

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Afghan officials dismiss split between US and Kabul govt over Karzai criticism


November 16th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Nov 16 (ANI): As a damage control measure following Afghan President Hamid Karzai's criticism of the U.S. military's use of special operation raids, his government officials have claimed that the ... Read more...

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India, US ties enter new phase: PM


October 30th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain On Board Air India One, Oct 30 (IANS) India and the US have entered a new phase of "cordiality and understanding", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Friday after ... Read more...

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India had no specific information on 26/11: Krishna


October 21st, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Sandhya SharmaNew Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna has said that India had received only "general and non-specific" information prior to the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.Talking ... Read more...

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Pak rejects Afghan NSA’s ‘double faced’ commitments against terror accusation


August 24th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 24 (ANI): Pakistan has rejected Afghan national security advisor Rangin Dadfar Spanta's remarks accusing Islamabad of playing a 'double game' by backing militant groups like the Taliban and Al-Qaeda ... Read more...

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Supporting ‘double faced’ Pak, US’ biggest “strategic failure”: Afghan NSA


August 24th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.24 (ANI): Accusing Pakistan of playing a double-game of supporting Al-Qaeda and the Taliban even as it continues to ask for more help from the international community to weed out ... Read more...

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Pak in denial mode following ISI- Afghan Taliban nexus proof in leaked US military data


July 26th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 26(ANI): Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States, Husain Haqqani, has called the leak of classified US military documents on the Afghan war as "irresponsible", and insisted that his nation ... Read more...

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High-speed train revs into Johannesburg for World Cup


June 8th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 8 (DPA) A high-speed train service revved into action in South Africa Tuesday, linking Johannesburg's international airport, Africa's biggest, with the World Cup host city in record time. The 25.4-billion-rand ($3.2 ... Read more...

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UPA government has failed in tackling terror: Rajnath


May 31st, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 31 (IANS) Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Rajnath Singh Monday charged the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government with failing to convince the US that most terrorist activities ... Read more...

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Iran allows IAEA to inspect new enrichment site


April 25th, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 24 (DPA) Iran will allow the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to inspect its new enrichment site in Natanz in central Iran, the Iranian envoy to the IAEA said Saturday. Ali-Asqar ... Read more...

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HAL forms JV with Rolls-Royce for aero engine part


March 30th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 30 (IANS) State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) Tuesday announced a joint venture (JV) with Rolls-Royce of Britain to manufacture compressor shroud rings for aero engines. The 50:50 JV will build a ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh hopes to build enduring partnership with Obama


November 22nd, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) Ahead of his Tuesday summit with President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has expressed the hope that the two sides can work together to ... Read more...

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India seeks Obama’s reaffirmation of nuclear deal: Manmohan Singh


November 22nd, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) At his Tuesday summit with President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh would seek "a positive reaffirmation" of his administration to carry forward their landmark ... Read more...

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US should be ‘more liberal’ in transferring technologies: Manmohan Singh (Lead)


November 20th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 20 (IANS) Ahead of his upcoming summit with President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has expressed the hope that the the US will be "more liberal" ... Read more...

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Malay Govt. asks businessmen to use Indian, Chinese links for economic development


November 16th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 16 (ANI): The Malaysian Government has advised businessmen to use the country's multi-racial cultural, especially links with India and China, as an asset for economic relationships and developments.Minister ... Read more...

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US says aid to Pakistan to meet threat to three nations


October 24th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 24 (IANS) The United States says it views India as an important strategic partner and is providing aid to Pakistan in an open and transparent manner to ... Read more...

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Sweden vies with US, France to sell warplanes to Brazil


September 18th, 2009 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Sep 18 (EFE) Sweden is ready to sell fighter jets to Brazil for half the price of French- or US-made aircraft and will give the South American country the capability to ... Read more...

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India, France agree to strengthen cooperation on countering terrorism


July 14th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashParis, July 14 (ANI): India and France on Tuesday reiterated their commitment to strengthen cooperation on countering the menace of terrorism.A statement released after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's working ... Read more...

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Himalayan region to adopt environment-friendly technologies


September 25th, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 25 (ANI): A memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been signed today between the Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development (GBPIHED) and the International Centre for ... Read more...

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