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India’s ICT expertise helping many countries


September 17th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) When Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas came to India earlier this week, the three MoUs inked between the two countries went by largely unnoticed. But the ... Read more...

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India, Tajikistan upgrade ties, sign four pacts


September 3rd, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) India and Tajikistan, the energy-rich Central Asian nation, Monday decided to upgrade their ties to the level of strategic partnership and signed four ... Read more...

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Global scientists descend on Mysore for space summit


July 14th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore (Karnataka), July 14 (IANS) Over 2,500 scientists from 75 countries descended on this city of palaces, for a week-long international space summit, being held in India for the ... Read more...

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India unveils Connect Central Asia policy


June 12th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), June 12 (IANS) India Tuesday unveiled its Connect Central Asia policy that is aimed at greater political, economic and people-to-people engagement with the energy-rich Central Asian countries, both ... Read more...

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India to gift e-network to Central Asia


June 10th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Stepping up its diplomatic footprints in energy-rich Central Asia, India is set to replicate the success of the Pan Africa e-network by creating a similar ... Read more...

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China hands over geostationary satellite to Nigeria


March 20th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Abuja, March 20 (IANS) China has handed over a geostationary satellite to Nigeria after it was successfully positioned in its orbit.The China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC) handed over the ... Read more...

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Economic downturn lends urgency to India-ASEAN partnership: Manmohan Singh


November 19th, 2011 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Nusa Dua (Bali), Nov 19 (IANS) Giving a renewed thrust to India's Look East policy, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday pushed for greater integration with the 10-nation ASEAN through ... Read more...

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Three women scientists involved in satellite project


July 16th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) July 15 (IANS) Three women space scientists are playing an important role for the successful functioning of India's latest communication satellite GSAT-12, launched Friday from the ... Read more...

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Indian rocket blasts off with communication satellite


July 15th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), July 15 (IANS) An Indian rocket carrying the country's latest communication satellite GSAT-12 blasted off from the space port here, 80 km north of Tamil Nadu's ... Read more...

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Indian rocket set for blast-off


July 15th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), July 15 (IANS) Ferrying the country's latest communication satellite GSAT-12A, a fully fuelled up Indian rocket is all set to blast off from the space port ... Read more...

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Indian rocket set for launch Friday


July 14th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 14 (IANS) The stage is set for the Friday launch of India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C17 (PSLV-C17) ferrying the 1,140 kg GSAT-12 communication satellite.The rocket will blast-off ... Read more...

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Benefit from Indian IT expertise, Sachin Pilot tells Africa


March 28th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) African countries can benefit by availing of Indian consultancy services in the software and technology solutions space as the South Asian economic giant has ... Read more...

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India committed to provide life-saving drugs for poor


March 28th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma today reiterated India's commitment to ensure supply of affordable life-saving drugs for poor people.Addressing the 7th CII- Exim Bank Conclave on India ... Read more...

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Space programme can help realise sustainable development: PM


March 26th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 26 (IANS) India's space programme has a vital role in realising sustainable development, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Saturday, asking the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to ... Read more...

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Ahead of May summit, India steps up Africa diplomacy


February 18th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) Ahead of the second India-Africa Forum Summit, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Thursday met his counterparts from over half a dozen African countries and underlined New Delhi's ... Read more...

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India committed to enhancing South Asia’s prosperity: Krishna


February 8th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinThimphu, Feb 8 (ANI): External Affairs Minister SM Krishna on Tuesday said India remains fully committed to enhancing the prosperity of South Asia through implementation of various social development ... Read more...

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GSLV launch suffers technical failure at Stage One


December 25th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Dec 25 (ANI): The launch of India's latest communication satellite GSAT-5P on board GSLV-F06 vehicle from the Sriharikota rocket launch centre in Tamil Nadu failed on Saturday due to technical ... Read more...

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Amity becomes first in India to host “Digitization of Cable TV Distribution System” seminar


December 15th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Noida, Dec 15 (ANI): For the first time in India, Amity Institute of Advance Telecom Training and Research (AIATTR), Amity University organized an awareness seminar on "Digitization of Cable TV Distribution System" ... Read more...

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Govt. approves deputation of Group “A” officers of DoT to TCIL


November 4th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.4 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday gave its nod to the proposal of the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) in relation with deputation of Group "A" officers of Department of ... Read more...

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Obama visit: India, US to partner in Africa anti-poverty drive


October 31st, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) When President Barack Obama sits down for talks with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh next week, India and the US will look to joining hands ... Read more...

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IGNOU spreads wings in Africa via tele-education


September 10th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhulika Sonkar New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The life of Francis Mbangwa, a Kenyan farmer in his late 20s, revolved around crops and fertiliser. He would eagerly wait for the harvest season, ... Read more...

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India launches phase-II of African e-network project


August 16th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 16 (ANI): India launched the second phase of pan-Africa e-network and added 12 more countries to the New Delhi-aided long distance education and tele-medicine programme here on Monday.Conceptualized ... Read more...

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India launches phase-II of African e-network project


August 16th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) India Monday launched the second phase of pan-Africa e-network, adding 12 more countries to the New Delhi-aided long distance education and tele-medicine programme. Speaking to senior ministers of ... Read more...

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India’s Pan-African network gets top prize for innovation (Lead)


August 13th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) In a growing global recognition of India's people-focused diplomacy in Africa, its signature Pan-African e-network project, that seeks to empower the resource-rich continent through tele-medicine and tele-education, ... Read more...

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India’s Pan-African network gets Hermes prize


August 13th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Pan-African e-network, a unique India-aided project that seeks to empower the resource-rich continent through tele-medicine and tele-education, has won a top international prize for innovation in ... Read more...

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India to link 12 more countries to Pan-African network


August 13th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Twelve more African countries will be formally inducted into India's flagship initiatives in tele-medicine and tele-education as part of the Pan-African network that will also establish ... Read more...

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Indian foreign policy combines commitment to national values with dynamic adaptation to intl. enviro


June 2nd, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): The United Progressive Alliance Government on Tuesday stated that India's foreign policy has combined firm commitment to country's core national values with dynamic adaptation to changes in ... Read more...

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Seychelles President to visit India


June 1st, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): The President of the Republic of Seychelles, James Alix Michel, will undertake a three-day visit of India from June 1 to June 3.This will be his second ... Read more...

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From Delhi, Indians to teach students in Africa


May 15th, 2010 - 10:34 am ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Just like a typical classroom scene, a professor will deliver a lecture and students will raise their hands to ask questions. Only here, the teacher ... Read more...

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India would provide 50 ‘SAARC Silver Jubilee Scholarships’: Manmohan Singh


April 28th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
Thimphu (Bhutan), Apr 28 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said India would provide 50 'SAARC Silver Jubilee Scholarships' for meritorious students from SAARC LDC countries for the ... Read more...

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India’s ties with Africa distinct from others: Anand Sharma


March 15th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Commerce Minister Anand Sharma Monday said India's ties with Africa were deeply entrenched in history and the bond between South Asia's economic powerhouse and the continent was ... Read more...

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India plans e-network for small Pacific island states


January 30th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) With UN reforms inching back on the global agenda and keeping climate change negotiations in mind, India is now wooing Pacific small island states with an e-network, ... Read more...

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Telemedicine facility of Pan-African network inaugurated


January 29th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) India is willing to share its expertise with Africa in bridging the digital divide, Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor has said in Addis ... Read more...

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India, Malawi should use Pan African E- Network to re-energize bilateral ties: Ansari


January 8th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLilongwe (Malawi), Jan.8 (ANI): India and Malawi should use the Pan African E- Network to re-energize existing bilateral ties, said visiting Indian Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari.Highlighting the historic ties ... Read more...

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Indo-Zambian ties should progress to exploit enormous opportunities of cooperation: Ansari


January 6th, 2010 - 11:06 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitLusaka (Zambia), Jan.6 (ANI): Expressing confidence about the future of high-level exchanges between India and Zambia, visiting Indian Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari said on Tuesday night that bilateral relations have ... Read more...

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