New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) India's booming realty industry will attract foreign direct investment worth $30 billion over the next 10 years, with an annual growth of 30 percent, says a study by a leading industry lobby released Friday.
Friday, June 13, 2008 6:03:39 PM
Siliguri, June 13 (IANS) The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (JGM), agitating for a separate Gorkhaland state in northern West Bengal, Friday deferred its proposed indefinite shutdown in the Darjeeling hills by two days to Monday.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:57:25 PM
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) India Friday appealed to countries to resist "pressure" to issue travel advisories in the wake of "untoward incidents of crime or terrorism" as these have an adverse impact on the livelihood of people solely dependent on the tourism industry.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:56:43 PM
Bhopal, June 13 (IANS) All national parks in Madhya Pradesh will now have offices of the Tiger Foundation Society which would help raise funds for tiger conservation, officials here said.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:48:01 PM
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) One of the best ways to reduce corruption in social, political and trade institutions is to have more community driven projects where the community monitors projects and delivers where stringent law fails, a World Bank official said Friday.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:36:31 PM
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The painful memories came flooding back again - of the smiling, cheerful visages now just dusty photographs with a name - as families of the 59 people who lost their lives in the Uphaar fire tragedy gathered Friday to remember their loved ones.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:25:46 PM
Palakkad, June 13 (IANS) Three people have been arrested in Kerala on charges of killing a wild elephant which intruded into a private plantation and got electrocuted.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:24:04 PM
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) A proposal from global steel-maker Arcelor-Mittal to set up a holding company in India for various projects was among 13 proposals on foreign direct investment worth Rs.15.27 billion ($380 million) cleared by Finance Minister P. Chidambaram.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:23:37 PM
Lucknow, June 13 (IANS) A man jailed in Uttar Pradesh for attempted murder had a murder charge slapped against him Friday after a fellow prisoner he had attacked with a brick bled to death.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:10:00 PM
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) A slum dweller was killed and several huts were damaged when a cargo plane taking off from the Mumbai airport increased the thrust of its engine late Thursday.
Friday, June 13, 2008 5:09:26 PM
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