Jalandhar, April 12 (IANS) Jalandhar-born Harjit Gill, the mayor of Gloucestershire, has raced ahead of the British royalty and Hollywood celebrities in an online voting to select the Top-100 people of the English county.
Saturday, April 12, 2008 12:04:27 PM
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) It was the India of the 1990s. The days of 'licence raj', when so much dirty money changed hands due to the government's restrictions on business, were drawing to an end. The country was at a crossroads.
Friday, April 11, 2008 8:33:48 AM
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Recalling his 'seminal contribution' to empowering the Indian diaspora in the US, Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi Thursday condoled the demise of Gopal Raju.
Thursday, April 10, 2008 9:20:38 PM
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) Thursday threatened to file a defamation suit against Kerala parliamentarian P.V. Abdul Wahab for calling a pilot a 'glorified driver'.
Thursday, April 10, 2008 5:55:55 PM
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee looks set to break the Riyadh jinx when he goes to Saudi Arabia April 19 for two days, a long-planned trip that was postponed more than once due to last-minute hitches.
Thursday, April 10, 2008 2:42:43 PM
In another three months, some NRIs may be thinking of sending their children for higher education in India. NRIs in different countries have different reasons for preferring Indian higher education.
Thursday, April 10, 2008 10:42:35 AM
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Pilots of India's flagship carrier, Air India, demanded an apology from Kerala parliamentarian P.V. Abdul Wahab, failing which they threatened to go on strike.
Wednesday, April 09, 2008 8:51:48 PM
Ranchi, April 8 (IANS) Global steel giant Arcelor Mittal, planning to set up a plant in Jharkhand, will soon launch a technical institute in the state, an official said Tuesday.
Tuesday, April 08, 2008 3:26:23 PM
Kolkata, April 8 (IANS) London-based industrialist Swraj Paul was shown black flags by villagers protesting farmland acquisition when he visited the Tata Motors' factory site meant to build the world's cheapest car Nano in Singur near here Tuesday.
Tuesday, April 08, 2008 3:25:38 PM
Bangalore, April 8 (IANS) Indian expatriate philanthropists Vinod Khosla and his wife Neeru Khosla have made a $500,000 donation to the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit charitable organisation promoting the sharing of free content via cyberspace globally.
Tuesday, April 08, 2008 9:56:08 AM
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