Kolkata/Nandigram, Jan 10 (IANS) With the West Bengal government retreating from its aggressive stand, Nandigram was turning peaceful Wednesday after violence over land acquisition for a special economic zone (SEZ) left at least four people dead.
Wednesday, January 10, 2007 12:22:07 PM
Kannur (Kerala), Jan 10 (IANS) An amusement park promoted by the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) is all set to open its gates to visitors in Kerala.
Wednesday, January 10, 2007 10:43:33 AM
Bangalore, Jan 10 (IANS) Indians have founded more engineering and technology companies in the US in the past decade than immigrants from Britain, China, Taiwan and Japan combined. Of all immigrant-founded firms, 26 percent have Indian founders.
Wednesday, January 10, 2007 9:01:20 AM
Shimla, Jan 10 (IANS) Italian apple plants (or rootstocks) do not seem to like the Himalayan soil. The imported plants have failed to grow in the nurseries in Himachal Pradesh.
Wednesday, January 10, 2007 8:22:20 AM
Kolkata/Nandigram, Jan 9 (IANS) In a climb-down from his aggressive stance on industrialisation, West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharya Tuesday asked district authorities to 'tear apart' a land acquisition notification that had led to a violent backlash from Nandigram villagers last week, leading to at least four deaths.
Tuesday, January 09, 2007 10:38:37 PM
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) A facilitation centre that will serve as a single window for overseas Indians in getting investment advisory services will be opened within a year.
Tuesday, January 09, 2007 10:37:31 PM
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) India's organised retail trade is poised to touch the $45 billion mark generating jobs for about 2.5 million people, according to a report released here Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 09, 2007 8:25:03 PM
New Delhi, Jan 9(IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh goes to Cebu City in the Philippines Saturday on a three-day visit to attend the India-ASEAN and East Asian summits that will energise India's growing economic and strategic ties with the region.
Tuesday, January 09, 2007 7:19:56 PM
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The use of technology has been a key driver in India's development and can be used to solve problems in sectors like education, water and health, experts told the fifth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 09, 2007 4:06:50 PM
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) More than material resources, it is knowledge that needs to be tapped from overseas Indians to sustain India's growth, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 09, 2007 3:31:20 PM
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