New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Inviting foreign equity to build India's infrastructure, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Monday said the country needed $320 billion in the sector over the next five years.
Monday, February 05, 2007 3:40:14 PM
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Capping a century old row, a tribunal here Monday allocated the largest share of the Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu at 419 thousand million cubic (TMC) ft and gave neighbour Karnataka 270 TMC.
Monday, February 05, 2007 3:33:38 PM
Bangalore, Feb 5 (IANS) India is willing to collaborate with international players to operationalise aerospace weapons and platforms, ranging from combat aircraft, early warning systems and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) to tactical missiles and military propulsion systems, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said here Monday.
Monday, February 05, 2007 1:10:20 PM
Kolkata, Feb 5 (IANS) Prohibitory orders were re-imposed in Singur, the volatile West Bengal constituency on boil over farmland acquisition for a car project, following fresh violence in the area ahead of Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's rally there Monday.
Monday, February 05, 2007 1:09:31 PM
Shimla, Feb 5 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh hydel project, whose waters are expected to reach Delhi by 2010, will begin work soon, state government officials said here Monday. The project is being financed almost entirely by the Delhi government.
Monday, February 05, 2007 1:08:46 PM
In a scathing denouement, a group of intellectuals led by historian Sumit Sarkar who visited West Bengal's Nandigram and Singur areas have stated categorically that the people of these areas were not consulted about the land acquisition programme. This indicates a clear disconnect between the ruling Left Front and its cadres - the rural masses of Bengal.
Monday, February 05, 2007 8:24:50 AM
Jaipur, Feb 4 (IANS) The four-day Stonemart fair, which displayed stones and stone products by both national and international participants, recorded business deals worth Rs.6.5 billion before it ended here Sunday.
Sunday, February 04, 2007 8:17:07 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 4 (IANS) After nearly three years of discussions, the fate of the proposed Rs.15 billion ($340 million) Smart City project to be built at Kochi by Dubai Internet City (DIC) is likely to be decided in the coming week.
Sunday, February 04, 2007 7:24:16 PM
Nagpur, Feb 4 (IANS) Nine debt-ridden farmers in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra ended their lives over the weekend, according to information received here Sunday.
Sunday, February 04, 2007 6:27:31 PM
Chennai, Feb 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's water wars with its neighbours are due to hot up once again, beginning with a tribunal delivering its final verdict on the state's share of the Cauvery river water with Karnataka on Monday.
Sunday, February 04, 2007 6:25:19 PM
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