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India offers Qatar 10 percent stake in Petronet
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) India Wednesday offered a 10 percent stake in Petronet LNG Ltd, the state-run procurer of liquefied natural gas (LNG), to Qatar.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:46:44 PM

'Foreign investment in realty driving land prices'
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The influx of foreign investments is responsible for the 'sky high' land prices and should be discouraged in the realty sector, a leading domestic developer said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:21:44 PM

Sanction Kochi Metro, says CPI-M
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Wednesday accused the Planning Commission of refusing to approve the Kochi Metro and sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's 'immediate intervention'.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:17:57 PM

Punjab Cricket Association extends helping hand to former players
Chandigarh, Jan 14 (IANS) The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Wednesday announced financial help for former state players who are not covered under the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) gratis scheme for former cricketers.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 5:13:24 PM

Wanted man killed by police in Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow, Jan 14 (IANS) A man wanted in murder, extortion and abduction cases was killed in a shootout with the police in Uttar Pradesh Wednesday, an official said.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 4:58:13 PM

Jaypee Hydropower told to move power line in Himachal to save forest
Shimla, Jan 14 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has asked hydropower major Jaypee Karacham Hydropower to relocate its transmission lines in the state to avoid felling of trees, Forest Minister J.P. Nadda said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 4:23:30 PM

Markets close on a high
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) The Indian equities markets wrapped up trade on a high Wednesday though profit booking ensued towards closing time, with a key index closing about 3.3 percent above its previous close.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 4:14:06 PM

Set up independent media regulator, Karat tells PM
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat Wednesday sent a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, seeking the establishment of an independent regulatory body to monitor television news channels.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 4:06:37 PM

India, Syria sign oil exploration pact
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) India and Syria Wednesday signed an agreement paving the way for ONGC Videsh, the foreign arm of upstream major Oil and Natural Gas Corp, to explore for oil and natural gas in Syria.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 3:53:12 PM

Mayawati shelves birthday bash, but has gifts galore for poor
Lucknow, Jan 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has decided to 'stay away' from a lavish birthday bash as she turns 53 Thursday, but she will shower gifts on the downtrodden by announcing welfare schemes for them on the occasion.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 3:48:22 PM

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