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Gujarat wants centre to bend rules on power allocation
Chennai, Aug 2 (IANS) The Gujarat government has asked for all the power from the proposed 1,000 MW project in a joint venture with the state-run Neyveli Lignite Corp (NLC) in Tamil Nadu, though the norms are that at least 57 percent of the electricity generated to be fed to the national grid.

Saturday, August 02, 2008 9:47:14 AM

London, New York, get set to savour northeast Indian delicacies
Kolkata, Aug 2 (IANS) The West may be high on tikka and tandoori, but here come meat with bamboo shoot, cooked wild herbs, banana stems and more. Dishes from India's northeast are set to invade palates in London, New York and Paris through a new restaurant chain.

Saturday, August 02, 2008 8:34:47 AM

Private sector urged to invest in infrastructure
Hyderabad, Aug 1 (IANS) Urban Development Minister S. Jaipal Reddy Friday called upon the private sector to invest in the country's infrastructure, which requires $1.5 trillion by 2017 to sustain the economic growth.

Friday, August 01, 2008 11:29:33 PM

Ecuador eyes Indian cooperation in mining sector
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) To usher in investment in the mining sector, Ecuador is in talks with a few private companies in India that are interested in exploring the mining potential in the Latin American country, Ecuador Ambassador to India Carlos Abad said here Friday.

Friday, August 01, 2008 10:07:47 PM

Banks urged to raise money through low-cost deposits
Bangalore, Aug 1 (IANS) Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Friday exhorted state-run banks to mobilise funds through low-cost deposits for mitigating the burden of high interest rates.

Friday, August 01, 2008 9:39:10 PM

Oil ministry wants Reserve Bank to buy oil bonds
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The petroleum ministry wants the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to resume buying oil bonds for oil marketing companies to ease their acute cash crunch, a senior official aid Friday.

Friday, August 01, 2008 9:03:25 PM

'Russian aircraft carrier could cost India $2 bn more'
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) India could end up paying a staggering $2 billion more for a Russian aircraft it has bought from Russia for $1.5 billion, a defence ministry source said Friday.

Friday, August 01, 2008 8:33:25 PM

Air India, Air India Express mull fare hike in festive season
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) To encash the rise in traffic during the festive season, Air India and its low-cost carrier Air India Express plan to increase the fares by 10 to 15 percent on various sectors during October-November, an official said Friday.

Friday, August 01, 2008 7:08:04 PM

Loopholes persist in India's new defence purchase policy (News Analysis)
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) India's new defence purchase policy enunciated Friday has at least two glaring loopholes that will enable its circumvention, even as it provides the private sector much cause for cheer.

Friday, August 01, 2008 6:45:36 PM

Ecuador targets $1 bn export to India by 2010
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) Ecuador is targeting nearly $1 billion in total volume of exports to India by 2010, the South American nation's ambassador said here Friday.

Friday, August 01, 2008 6:41:52 PM

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