strategic partnerships

Ambani seeks higher power tariff to ensure industry’s health


September 4th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Power tariffs in India will have to go up to reflect the cost it takes to produce electricity and the health of producing companies, Reliance Power ... Read more...

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First Tata-made Sikorsky S-92 helicopter airframe flies (With Images)


August 20th, 2012 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) The first Sikorsky S-92 - a large, twin-engine helicopter that can be used for both civil and military purposes - with a Made-in-India airframe is now ... Read more...

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‘India seeks secure Asia free of terror’


June 29th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) India seeks a secure Asia free from the threats of terrorism and proliferation, a senior diplomat said here Friday."We seek a peaceful and secure Asia ... Read more...

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Sikorsky offers military choppers to India (With image)


March 4th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) US-based Sikorsky, among the world's leading helicopter manufacturers, has offered to make military choppers in India.Sikorsky's Executive Vice President for India and South Asia, Air ... Read more...

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Reliance MediaWorks in expansion mode with south India focus


February 1st, 2012 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Reliance MediaWorks, the entertainment arm of the Anil Ambani-led industrial house, is expanding its domestic operations across films, TV commercials and broadcasting through strategic alliances and ... Read more...

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Reliance Capital mulling bonus, banking entry: Ambani


September 27th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Reliance Capital could consider a bonus issue and make an entry into the banking sector even as it hopes to conclude soon a 26-percent stake sale ... Read more...

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Germany to help India overcome urbanisation challenges


September 23rd, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Germany has offered its high technology to India to overcome the challenges of rapid urbanisation and said for this it will organise a series of ... Read more...

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India to push Rajiv Gandhi plan for n-free world


August 19th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) India is poised to push for universal nuclear disarmament at global fora as a panel, headed by Congress MP Mani Shankar Aiyar, Friday presented ... Read more...

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Microsoft to acquire Skype for $8.5 billion


May 10th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by BNO News
REDMOND, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Skype S.A. for $8.5 billion, after the boards of directors of both companies ... Read more...

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India has a strategic relationship with Russia: Krishna


May 3rd, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Emphasizing that strategic ties help to build on common perceptions on major issues of international relations, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna said that India has a strategic ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi seeks economic ties with Bangladesh, Portugal


January 23rd, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 23 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI) held separate talks with Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Portugal premier Jose Socrates to explore prospects ... Read more...

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Audi India to launch new models, ramp up network


January 17th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 17 (IANS) Buoyed by increasing sales in India, German luxury car maker Audi said Monday that it will launch new models, add more distribution points and invest in brand building ... Read more...

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Premier Wen’s visits to India, Pakistan produced strategic, fruitful results: Chinese FM


December 20th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec. 20 (ANI): Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said on Sunday that Premier Wen Jiabao's visits to India and Pakistan from Dec. 15 to Dec. 19 were fruitful and successful with ... Read more...

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India’s leadership unknown to much of world: Gallup poll


December 1st, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) As India seeks to cement its place as a world leader with its bid for a permanent seat on the UN Security Council, Gallup surveys ... Read more...

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Reliance Big, Tom Hanks in new entertainment venture


October 1st, 2010 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 1 (IANS) Anil Ambani Group's Reliance Big Entertainment Friday said it has forged a joint venture with the production company of Hollywood actor-director Tom Hanks to produce "Electric City" ... Read more...

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Travel management firm Egencia expands footprint to nine more nations


September 30th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Gurgaon, Sept.30 (ANI): Travel management firm Egencia is on an expansion drive, and has announced strategic partnerships with leading travel management companies (TMCs) in Denmark, Finland, Greece, Norway, Philippines, Poland, South Africa, ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan is too important for EU to ignore’


August 13th, 2010 - 4:20 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Aug 13 (DPA) Pakistan is too important for the European Union to ignore and the EU's foreign ministers should discuss it as a priority at their next meeting, the EU's foreign ... Read more...

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India playing a “critical and constructive” role in Afghanistan: US


July 2nd, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Rejecting Pakistan's concerns over India's 'greater' role in Afghanistan, the United States has said that New Delhi was playing a "critical and constructive" role in the war torn ... Read more...

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Closer ties with India, China no threat to either: US


July 2nd, 2010 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 2 (IANS) The United States says its closer relations with India and China should not be seen as a threat to either as all three play an ... Read more...

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US backs India’s involvement in Afghanistan


July 2nd, 2010 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 1 (IANS) The United States has strongly backed India's involvement in Afghanistan, saying New Delhi's "critical and positive role" there was a key part of the war-torn ... Read more...

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Harlequin romance imprint in Penguin-India kitty


June 23rd, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Harlequin Enterprises Ltd, one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, has tied up with Penguin-India to promote its popular imprint MIRA in ... Read more...

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Syria seeks strategic energy, IT partnership with India


June 12th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Syria has invited Indian companies to set up joint ventures and forge strategic partnerships, especially in the fields of energy and information technology, as the two countries ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi hosts workshop to promote sustainable development


April 6th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 6 (IANS/WAM) The municipality of Abu Dhabi and the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company "Masdar" will work jointly to promote sustainable development, general manager of Abu Dhabi city municipality ... Read more...

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Developing nations losing 100 b dollars annually due to trade mispricing


February 20th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.20 (ANI): Trade mispricing is being cited as a key reason for the movement of illicit money across borders than any other single phenomenon, according to a new Global Financial Integrity ... Read more...

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US President Barack Obama welcomes Manmohan Singh to America


November 24th, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Nov 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was a grand reception to welcome the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife Mrs Kaur to the White House. First Hilary Clinton, ... Read more...

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Obama meets Chinese premier, ends `productive’ visit (Lead)


November 18th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 18 (DPA) US President Barack Obama met Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Wednesday as he wound up a first visit to China that featured pledges from both nations to develop ... Read more...

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New envoy sets n-deal, breaking Doha impasse on top of agenda


July 8th, 2009 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 8 (IANS) Barack Obama's nominee to be his envoy in India has set taking the civil nuclear deal forward and breaking the impasse on the Doha Round ... Read more...

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‘Strategic ties with India should be US foreign policy priority’


October 30th, 2008 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 30 (IANS) Citing the India-US civil nuclear deal as a milestone, a senior American diplomat has put building close strategic partnerships with emerging nations like India and Brazil as ... Read more...

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India-EU Summit: PM interacts with European leaders


September 29th, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen Kapoor Marseilles (France), Sept.29 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has begun an interaction with the President of the European Commission, Jose Manuel Barroso, and European Union Commisioner Javier ... Read more...

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Mahindra firm to work with Italian major


February 18th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) Mahindra Defence Systems (MDS), a part of the $6-billion Mahindra Group and provider of bullet-proof vehicles to the armed forces, said it would strategically ally with Italian firm ... Read more...

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Merkel visits Mumbai’s differently-abled children


November 14th, 2007 - 8:15 am ICT by admin
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Rural cooperative banking tops Merkel’s Mumbai agenda


November 14th, 2007 - 8:10 am ICT by admin
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Antony asks armed forces commanders to change mindsets


November 14th, 2007 - 2:47 am ICT by admin
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