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Bhopal cultural festival draws huge crowds

February 1st, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 1 (IANS) The rich culture and artistic diversity of Indian states and at least seven countries are drawing huge crowds at a festival being held in Madhya Pradesh's capital Bhopal ... Read more...

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Prices of better quality Himachal apples firming up

August 1st, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 1 (IANS) Prices of superior grade apples are slowly bouncing back, much to relief to the growers in Himachal Pradesh. "The market has started looking up with prices of superior grade ... Read more...

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Himachal apples no more apple of Nepali and Bangladeshi eyes

July 25th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 25 (IANS) Apples of Himachal Pradesh have failed to attract buyers from Nepal and Bangladesh this season because of their poor quality, traders said here Sunday. Every year a huge chunk ... Read more...

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Prices of Himachal apples fail to bounce back

July 22nd, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 22 (IANS) The prices of apples from Himachal Pradesh have failed to recover despite the arrival of the premium varieties in the market, traders here said Thursday. The prices had crashed ... Read more...

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Opposition calls all-India shutdown July 5 (Lead)

June 29th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The Left parties, AIADMK, Telugu Desam Party, Samajwadi Party, Biju Janata Dal (BJD), Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) and the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) Tuesday called for a ... Read more...

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‘Congress wasn’t proactive against Left in West Bengal’

June 21st, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) A senior Congress MP from West Bengal Monday said Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee and her Trinamool Congress emerged a strong force in state as the Congress ... Read more...

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Delicious Kinnaur apples dominate markets despite low yield

October 4th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 4 (IANS) The world famous Delicious apples from Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district have recaptured the Indian markets this year despite low production and the farmers are getting record prices due ... Read more...

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Monsoon revival brings cheer to Himachal apple growers

August 23rd, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Aug 23 (IANS) The revival of the monsoon in Himachal Pradesh, India's main apple basket, has rekindled the hopes of farmers of getting an optimum output from the ... Read more...

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New design for cheaper and more efficient white light LEDs

April 8th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): In a bid to produce cheap and efficient white light for use in homes and offices, scientists at the Chinese Academy of Sciences have taken a major step ... Read more...

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