Courting Bollywood and selling Wales in India

April 15th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch. Sounds like gobbledygook! Well, not exactly. It's a village in Wales which sports the longest place name in Europe, says a smiling Carwyn ... Read more...

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Jamia chancellor, Akbarally’s founder F.T. Khorakiwala dead (Lead)

July 5th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) Fakhruddin T. Khorakiwala, the chancellor of New Delhi's Jamia Milia Islamia and a business tycoon who founded the Akbarally's chain of department stores in Mumbai, passed ... Read more...

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Task force to look into pharma industry’s problems: Azad

September 4th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Assuring the Indian pharma industry of the government's support, Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Saturday said the government has decided to constitute a task force ... Read more...

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V. Shantaram’s Race Awards for excellence

December 26th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Jyothi VenkateshKiran Shantaram, the son of the late doyen among filmmakers- V. Shantaram who had founded the "Race Awards' seventeen years ago in memory of his father said that though ... Read more...

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Rajasthan police busts major fake drugs preparation racket

December 23rd, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Dec 23 (ANI): The Rajasthan Police on Wednesday busted a huge fake drugs preparation racket under the labels of reputed pharmaceutical companies.According to police two people have been arrested in connection ... Read more...

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Wockardt gets US nod for Tamsulosin capsules

September 29th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 29 (IANS) Pharma major Wockhardt Tuesday got the US Food and Drug Administration's (USFDA) tentative approval for marketing Tamsulosin Hydrochloride capsules. Tamsulosin is being used for treating non-cancerous enlargement of prostate, ... Read more...

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Reliance Mobile plans contest around Champions Trophy (Business Capsule-Two)

August 20th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Anil Ambani-led Reliance Mobile, a "global partner" of the ICC Champions Trophy 2009, Thursday announced that it will hold interactive contests surrounding the tournament. The contest will be ... Read more...

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Apollo Hospitals shelves plans to buy Wockhardt units

June 17th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) Apollo Hospitals has shelved plans to buy a "basket of hospitals" from Wockhardt, a senior company official said here Wednesday. "There is a lot of synergy between us, but ... Read more...

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British Conservative Party leader meets Indian CEOs

June 16th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) The man tipped to be the next prime minister of Britain met with key Europe-based CEOs of Indian companies Monday, and promised to make Britain more business-friendly if ... Read more...

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Wockhardt scrip nose-dives 20 percent

April 1st, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) The stock of healthcare major Wockhardt fell 20 percent on the Bombay Stock Exchange following reports that the company would be referred to the corporate debt restructuring (CDR) ... Read more...

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CBSE ties up with Fortis, Apollo to produce paramedics

June 1st, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), in collaboration with tertiary care hospitals like Fortis, Apollo and Wockhardt, is introducing a new course in ... Read more...

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Bangalore drives India’s biotech sector growth

April 25th, 2008 - 7:16 am ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 24 (IANS) India's silicon hub Bangalore dominates not only in IT, but also in biotechnology, accounting for about 60 percent of the country's export pie, an official said here Thursday. ... Read more...

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Indian companies invest $10 bn in US, create 30,000 jobs

February 20th, 2008 - 11:16 am ICT by admin
By Mayank Chhaya Chicago, Feb 20 (IANS) Indian companies, with an investment of over $10 billion, were introduced to America as a growing and influential force employing tens of thousands of Americans. India's ... Read more...

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‘India ready to heal the world,’ says Apollo Hospitals chief

November 14th, 2007 - 1:54 am ICT by admin

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