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Pegasus Realty plans Rs 400-cr housing project in Chennai
To commence work by year-end More

Madurai identifies two sites for IT parks
The Madurai District Administration has identified two sites for establishing an IT park and TIDEL Park respectively in the outskirts of the temple city - 280 acres on Madurai Kamaraj University campus and 55 acres near the Mattuthavani ... More

Farmers urge Mettur dam maintenance
The Athur-based United Farmers Association has reminded the Tamil Nadu Government on the immediate need to undertake protective maintenance including checking seepage at the Stanley Reservoir in Mettur considering the fact that the dam is holding ... More

Delhi court rejects ex-MP's plea to go abroad
Complaint of alleged misappropriation of Rs 78 cr More

New Ford Fiesta Diesel Exi launched in Madurai
Ford India has launched its new Ford Fiesta Diesel EXi here. Priced at Rs 6.85 lakh (ex-showroom Madurai), according to Mr.Scott McCormack, Vice President - Marketing, Sales and Service, Ford India. In a release to the press, he ... More

The Hindu Opportunities Fair at Coimbatore
More than 10,000 jobs in IT, ITES and non-IT fields on offer More

MBA admissions
The Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE) has announced admission for its M.B.A. (part time) programme for working executives, who have qualified in the I.CE.T. 2006. Applications form would be available at IPE from today and ... More

Hyderabad's digital map launched
Locating your destination and reaching it via the shortest route will soon become easier in the growing Hyderabad metrocity. A directory of digital maps, carefully prepared using satellite imagery, would give all the useful information required ... More

10,000 sub-market yards coming up
The existing 25 cotton and 12 jute market yards in the State to be modernised. Govt to set up 9 new rythu bazaars More

HUDA plot fetches record rates
The auctions for urban land organised by the Hyderabad Urban Development Authority (HUDA) created a record with the successful bidder quoting as high as Rs 14.45 crore per acre for a five-acre plot on the city outskirts. The auctions on ... More

Contingency plan to tackle scanty rainfall
Cloud seeding mulled; PDS to supply essential items More

Kerala Govt to set up debt relief panel soon
To have powers to write off farmers' debts More

New Skyline SFS project
Leading builders Skyline SFS has unveiled its latest apartment project, Silicon Drive, at Kakkanad in Kochi. The groundbreaking ceremony was held on Sunday, performed by Mr K. Srikant and Mr K. Lava, directors of the company. ... More

Ford launches Fiesta Diesel Exi in Kerala
Ford India has introduced its new Fiesta Diesel Exi in the Kerala market here on Wednesday. Mr Scott McCormack, Vice-President, Marketing Sales and Service, said on the occasion that Ford leads the premium midsize car market in Kerala with over ... More

Eastern Condiments gets ISO tag
Eastern Condiments, the flagship company of the Eastern Group, has announced that it has received the ISO 22000:2005 certification for quality and safety in spices and masala sector. Eastern Condiments is the first company in the country to ... More

Kirtilals launches diamond collection
Kirtilals has launched an exclusive diamond collection called Empress Collection. The collection was launched by the film actor Ms Jyothir Mayee at the company showroom in the city. Priced between Rs 20,000 and Rs 4 lakh, the ... More

Lepakshi sale opens in Kochi
AP handicrafts corporation eyes export market too More

Board of Trade nominee
The Union Ministry of Commerce has nominated Mr A.C. Jose, Chairman of the Coir Board, as a member of the Board of Trade. The board was re-constituted on July 17. The Board of Trade was set up by the Government in July 2004 ... More

Expo on Australian Tiwi culture
As a part of the Australia International Cultural Council events in India, the Kiripuranji (a Tiwi word meaning clever with our hands) exhibition is being organised in Hyderabad during July 22-August 5. The exhibition will ... More

Goa shortlists nine cos for bandwidth project
The Goa Government has shortlisted nine companies for its ambitious project of taking Goa broad band network (GBBN) to all households in the State by December 2007. The last date for submission of quotations for the project has been fixed as ... More

Rajasthan Govt's `Adopt a monument' scheme finds takers
Hawa Mahal `adopted' by State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur More

Breaking the spell of black magic
A proposed law against black magic rituals raises concerns and several unanswered questions. More

Ex-gratia to CBEC staff killed in blasts
The Finance Minister, Mr P. Chidambaram, has sanctioned payment of Rs 5 lakh each to the families of the two employees of the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) who were killed in the recent Mumbai blasts. An official ... More

Ganesh Housing Q1 net up
Ganesh Housing Corporation's profit after tax for the quarter ended June 30, has increased to Rs 7.48 crore from Rs 41.80 lakh in the same period last year. The net profit for the year ended March 31, was Rs 15.33 crore. The ... More

CII moots skills development bank
Favours gradual entry of FDI in retail More

New WagonR launched in eastern India
Maruti Udyog Ltd (MUL) on Thursday launched the new WagonR and the WagonR Duo in Eastern India. The WagonR Duo can run on both petrol and LPG. The running cost of the WagonR Duo LPG version is stated to be 33 per cent less than a petrol vehicle ... More

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