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Saina as thrilled at Sindhu’s showing as her Rs.40 crore deal


September 19th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) London Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal is as delighted at her Andhra colleague Pusarla Venkata Sindhu's "brilliant showing" in the Chinese Masters Super Series as ... Read more...

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Ashwin, Kohli achieve career-best rankings


September 4th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 4 (IANS) Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin broke into the top 20 for the first time in the ICC rankings for Test bowlers released Tuesday.Virat Kohli, who scored 103 ... Read more...

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Public sector bank’s non-performing assets not alarming: FM (Roundup)


August 18th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Saturday tried to calm the jittery financial sector stating that the rise in non-performing assets (NPAs) of public sector banks ... Read more...

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Ramdin jumps 20 spots amidst controversy


June 13th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 13 (IANS/CMC) Despite the swirling controversy over his ill-advised jibe at Sir Vivian Richards, West Indies wicketkeeper/batsman Denesh Ramdin was the biggest mover in the latest International Cricket Council ... Read more...

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Coal India posts 64 percent rise in net profit


August 13th, 2011 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 12 (IANS) World's largest coal miner by output Coal India Friday posted a 64 percent rise in its consolidated net profit for the first quarter of the current ... Read more...

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Pranab expresses concern as inflation rises to 9.44 percent


July 14th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation rose to 9.44 percent in June from 9.06 percent in the previous month, prompting Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to say that ... Read more...

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Zee TV gets new aqua logo, to focus on women


June 20th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Zee TV, the flagship channel of the Zee Network, Sunday unveiled its new aqua blue logo and look with the tag line "Umeed Se Saje Zindagi". ... Read more...

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Japan’s industrial output edges up in February


March 30th, 2011 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 30 (IANS) Japan's industrial production edged up a seasonally adjusted 0.4 per cent in February from the previous month, which marks its fourth-consecutive monthly increase, government authorities said ... Read more...

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IIT Delhi top university for IT graduates in India


March 8th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, March 08 (ANI/Business Wire): Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, which has been created as a centre of excellence for higher training, has been ranked as India's top university for IT graduates, ... Read more...

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Bilateral trade with US would grow beyond 50 billion dollars in 2011: Anand Sharma


February 7th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 7 (ANI): Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Monday said he is hopeful that India's bilateral trade with the United States of America would grow beyond 50 ... Read more...

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How plants counteract against larger neighbours’ shade


December 18th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Researchers have discovered how plants that 'lose the battle' during competitiveness for light because they are shaded by larger neighbours, counteract.Previously, it was thought that these plants ... Read more...

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Cancer Deaths May Double In The Next Twenty Years, Say Scientists


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
June 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The number of deaths caused by cancer may double in a time span of two decades reported a group from the International Agency for Research on Cancer. This ... Read more...

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Dubai stocks jump on $9.5 bn bail-out for Dubai World


March 25th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 25 (DPA) Dubai's main stock market index jumped nearly 3.5 percent Thursday morning, following the government's announcement it would extend $9.5 billion in new aid to troubled giant Dubai World. The ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation now at 17.58 percent


February 25th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) India's annual food inflation based on wholesale prices fell to 17.58 percent for the week ended Feb 13 from 17.97 the week before, as per official ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation still hovers around 18 percent (Lead)


February 18th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Despite assurances from the government that food prices would soon start coming down, India's annual food inflation based on wholesale prices rose to 17.97 percent for ... Read more...

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TV news ads to cross Rs.18 bn in 2010


January 22nd, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) The ad market on television news channels will cross the Rs.1,800 crore (Rs.18 billion/$390 million) mark this year, says a study. The media lab of the Centre for ... Read more...

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Countdown to Literature Nobel: Amos Oz? Mahasweta Devi? Odds are…


October 7th, 2009 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
By Ashish Mehta New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Bookies are betting heavily on Israeli author Amos Oz to win the coveted Nobel Prize in Literature to be announced Thursday, though odds are accepted ... Read more...

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GDP Report: US Economy Slowing Down But Doing Better Than The Previous Quarter


July 31st, 2009 - 11:10 pm ICT by GD
Fresh reports on Friday indicated that the US GDP has contracted by 1% in the 2nd quarter. In comparison to the previous quarter the contraction has been less and this can ... Read more...

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Oz batsmen move up Reliance Mobile ICC player rankings


July 13th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 13 (ANI): Australia's batsmen are on the move in the ICC Player Rankings for Test batsmen with three of them achieving career-best rankings after a nail-biting finish in the ... Read more...

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Markets continue gaining streak, Sensex up 329 points (Lead)


May 29th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 29 (IANS) Indian equities markets continued their upward movement for the third consecutive day Friday, with a key index ending trade over 329 points higher than its previous close. ... Read more...

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Markets in consolidation mode, Sensex down 46 points


May 21st, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 21 (IANS) Indian equities markets were in consolidation mode a little after noon Thursday, with a key index dipping some 46 points below its last closing figure. The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Markets trading in tight range before noon (Lead)


May 20th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) A key index of the Indian equities markets remained range-bound Wednesday morning after opening weak, as buying interest waned. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock ... Read more...

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Sensex turns volatile as profit booking sets in


May 19th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 19 (ANI): Following a comfortable victory of the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA), Bombay Stock Exchange Benchmark Sensex was trading two percent higher on Tuesday.By 12:03 p.m., the 30-share ... Read more...

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Sensex crosses 12,000-mark, rises 475 points (Roundup)


May 12th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Indian equities soared Tuesday towards close of trade with a key index rising over 475 points from its last closing figure to breach the 12,000-point mark at ... Read more...

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Markets continue upward movement (Weekly Review)


April 25th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Indian equities markets continued their gaining streak this week, with a key index settling at a six-month high of 11,329.05 points Friday. But questions on the sustainability ... Read more...

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Sensex gains 750 points amid uncertain global markets (Weekly Roundup)


January 31st, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) Indian equities markets were on a roll in the week ending Friday with a key index closing 8.64 points higher than its close the previous week.The sensitive index ... Read more...

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Markets continue upward, Sensex gains 253 points (Roundup)


January 28th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) The upward movement in Indian equities markets continued Wednesday for the second day in a row, with a key index ending 2.81 percent higher over its previous close.The ... Read more...

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New knowledge about clouds would help make reliable climate predictions


December 9th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Research at the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands has led to better understanding of the behavior of clouds, which would help to make reliable predictions ... Read more...

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India’’s Julan Goswami loses number one spot in Reliance women bowlers rankings


November 10th, 2008 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov.10 (ANI): India captain Jhulan Goswami has slipped off the top of the Reliance Mobile ICC ODI Womens Rankings for bowlers after a disappointing series against Australia which concluded in ... Read more...

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Equity markets maintain surge morning after trust vote (Lead)


July 23rd, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 23 (IANS) Indian equity markets started a quick climb Wednesday, the morning after the United Progressive Alliance government won the crucial trust vote in parliament, and maintained the upward movement ... Read more...

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Sehwag 12th in the ICC test batsmen’s ranking


March 31st, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, March 31 (IANS) A brilliant 319 against South Africa in the first Test match last week propelled India's Virender Sehwag to 12th place in the Test batsmen's rankings released by the ... Read more...

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Temperatures soar in north India, rains lash south


March 19th, 2008 - 10:21 pm ICT by admin
(All India weather report)New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) This Holi get all the water colours out as the day could be very warm. Unlike in the past few years, Delhiites need not ... Read more...

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Market opens in green but sheds gain during early trade


March 14th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) The Indian equities market Friday opened with an upward movement in line with its Asian peers but soon shed some of its gains and was trading flat. The ... Read more...

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