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Farm loan waiver a poll stunt: Mayawati
Karnal (Haryana), March 2 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati Sunday said that the Rs.60,000 crore (Rs.600 billion) loan waiver announced for small and marginal farmers in the national budget was nothing but a move aimed at general elections.

Sunday, March 02, 2008 8:08:26 PM

Outsourced e-publishing slated for rapid growth
Chennai, March 2 (IANS) India is becoming a hot destination for outsourced e-publishing work since the country's firms are charging a sixth of the prices prevailing in the West, an seminar organised by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has found.

Sunday, March 02, 2008 5:09:09 PM

Indian firm inks emergency response pact with Austin
Hyderabad, March 2 (IANS) Emergency Management Research Institute (EMRI), a leader in emergency response services, has signed a knowledge sharing agreement with the City of Austin in Texas, one of the best performers in running the '911' emergency.

Sunday, March 02, 2008 5:06:07 PM

Finnair to fly from Chennai, plans to add Bangalore
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) Buoyed by success in Indian sectors, Finnair proposes to start flights from Chennai later this year.

Sunday, March 02, 2008 5:05:37 PM

Chhattisgarh to build four industrial areas
Raipur, March 2 (IANS) Chhattisgarh will invest Rs.5 billion to set up four industrial areas on a total of 6,814 hectares to meet increasing demand of land for industry in the mineral-rich state, official sources said.

Sunday, March 02, 2008 3:05:19 PM

Jharkhand to decide on turnaround of ailing power plant
Ranchi, March 2 (IANS) The Jharkhand government is yet to respond to union Power Minister SushilKumar Shinde's suggestion to hand over an ailing plant to India's largest power generator NTPC Ltd for a turnaround.

Sunday, March 02, 2008 3:04:43 PM

HEC to become Rs.40 bn company in four years
Ranchi, March 2 (IANS) The state-run Heavy Engineering Corp (HEC), set to post profit for the second successive year, will be worth Rs.40 billion in the next four years, a top official has said.

Sunday, March 02, 2008 11:27:12 AM

Call centre to provide information on new Hyderabad airport
Hyderabad, March 1 (IANS) A call centre started functioning Saturday to provide information on the features and facilities of the new international airport at Hyderabad that is scheduled to commence commercial operations March 16.

Saturday, March 01, 2008 10:37:44 PM

Haldia Petrochemicals worried over naphtha duty re-imposition
Kolkata, March 1 (IANS) Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd (HPL), a showpiece joint venture project of the West Bengal government, is worried over the proposal in the union budget to re-impose five percent import duty on naphtha.

Saturday, March 01, 2008 10:05:40 PM

Farmers needn't repay 'unauthorised' moneylenders: Pawar
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) A day after Finance Minister P. Chidambaram waived bank loans to small farmers in the annual budget, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said here Saturday that farmers need not pay back loans taken from 'unauthorised' moneylenders either.

Saturday, March 01, 2008 10:00:43 PM

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