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2010-06-22 18:13:00

CINCINNATI, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kendle (Nasdaq: KNDL), a leading, global full-service clinical research organization, today announced the Company has opened its new operations center in the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) of the Ahmedabad-Gandhinagar Knowledge Corridor. The new SEZ center represents an important and strategic investment for Kendle and demonstrates the Company's commitment to further invest in Asia/Pacific region to meet customer needs. The center opened Monday,...

2008-08-24 22:57:38

By Rajiv Shah GANDHINAGAR: Gujarat's hope of getting an 8,000-MW mega nuclear power station is coming true as the Nuclear Power Corporation has approved a site between Sosiya and Mithi Virdi on the Saurashtra coast for the plant. An NTC team, headed by its CMD Dr SK Jain, had visited a total of 20 proposed sites all over India, including four in Gujarat. "NTC had conveyed to us that two other sites have also been short- listed, one in West Bengal and the other in Tamil Nadu," an official...

2005-07-02 12:22:39

AHMEDABAD, India (Reuters) - Troops in motorboats rescuedaround 350 children from the first floor of their school hostelafter it was surrounded by floodwaters in India's Gujaratstate, where at least 123 people have died in monsoon flooding. Soldiers and police snatched the students from the firstfloor after the ground floor of the building was submerged inHarup village, 75 km (45 miles) south of Gujarat's main city ofAhmedabad, witnesses and officials said. "Our prime focus was to evacuate...

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