Bhubaneswar, April 27 (IANS) Unable to repay loans he took to grow crops, a cotton farmer in Orissa committed suicide along with a daughter, media reports said Friday.
Friday, April 27, 2007 1:15:54 PM
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Kerala MPs Friday asked the government to review its decisions to import natural rubber and reduce the import duty on palm oil and other cash crops, saying it would adversely hit farmers.
Friday, April 27, 2007 12:59:50 PM
Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Technology watchdog Gartner Inc. says the mobile laptop market in India is growing at 70 percent annually, with signs of continuity in the trend, even as desktop computer sales seem to have hit a plateau.
Friday, April 27, 2007 12:59:24 PM
Guwahati, April 27 (IANS) Indian and foreign investors are showing interest in setting up businesses in Assam, and the government has announced steps to simplify procedures to make the state capital friendly.
Friday, April 27, 2007 12:40:12 PM
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) Arcelor Mittal Steel's plan to set up a green-field plant in Jharkhand was coming along smoothly, said company officials after a meeting with Chief Minister Madhu Koda here.
Friday, April 27, 2007 11:50:18 AM
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The due date for the seventh and final instalment of J.K. Rowling's famed Harry Potter series to hit the stands is still months away, but pre-bookings for the book have already peaked in India.
Friday, April 27, 2007 10:09:47 AM
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday approved a series of proposals granting 'greater managerial and commercial autonomy' to state-run units following an expert panel's recommendations.
Thursday, April 26, 2007 10:34:58 PM
Keonjhar (Orissa), April 26 (IANS) Irate villagers in Orissa's Keonjhar district Thursday attacked a team of government officials and damaged their vehicles over acquisition of land for a proposed steel plant in the region, said an official.
Thursday, April 26, 2007 10:32:17 PM
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Industry chambers of India and Pakistan are scouting for enhanced bilateral trade with the help of a liberal visa regime and opening up of the Wagah border for smooth flow of business.
Thursday, April 26, 2007 7:25:29 PM
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines Ltd., one of India's leading private carriers, Thursday announced the maiden visit of an Airbus A380 aircraft to India to showcase the airline's second anniversary celebrations from May 7-10.
Thursday, April 26, 2007 7:08:13 PM
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