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2012-10-16 16:56:41

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online India pledged $50 million on Tuesday for strengthening institutional mechanisms on biodiversity conservation in the country. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said, while speaking at the inauguration of the high level segment of the Eleventh Conference of Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity, that India will be using the funds to enhance the technical and human capabilities of national and state-level mechanisms to...

2012-06-11 23:02:12

U.S.-India commercial ties, announcing a series of programs and business events designed to inform important bilateral discussions scheduled between the two governments. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 11, 2012 The U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) today kicked off "India Week" to mark its 37th year advancing U.S.-India commercial ties, announcing a series of programs and business events designed to inform important bilateral discussions scheduled between the two governments, slated for June...

2010-06-01 15:34:00

BRUSSELS, June 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In a letter to Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Member of the European Parliament Ismail Ertug sent a letter with his "heart felt condolences for the terrible tragedy that befell the Indian people on 22nd May through the crash of the Air India Express." As a member of the Transport and Tourism Committee Ismail Ertug is working towards enhancing the security of all means of Transport in the European Union on a daily basis. "The 21st century...

2010-05-11 04:15:00

LONDON, May 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Manmohan Singh, Head of Product Leadership, will Examine the Need for Business, Cultural and Technological Change to Remove Unnecessary Breaks and Reduce Risk in Post-Trade Processing Information Mosaic, the global provider of post-trade automation solutions, will attend the 7th Annual Back Office Forum, 11th - 12th May in Vienna, Austria, and present on eliminating operational risk in the back office through a breakless approach to...

2009-12-02 10:43:00

BRUSSELS, December 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of the European Parliament and Members of the South Asia Peace Forum paid their condolences to the Prime Minister of India Shri Manmohan Singh for the massacre done by terrorists last year in Mumbai. The German Member of the European Parliament Alexander Alvaro for example expressed his solidarity in a personal letter to the Indian Prime Minister. Alvaro wrote words of support and honoured the memory of those who survived, revering their...

2008-08-30 09:01:03

NEW DELHI: Natural calamities can blur political lines, providing at least briefly, a respite from relentless rivalries. But Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's flight to Bihar on Thursday to assess the Kosi disaster looked like a UPA delegation. The flight's passenger manifest did not have any non-UPA representation despite Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar having met the PM on Wednesday and having asked Singh about his plans to visit the state. The CM remained overnight in the Capital and...

2008-08-30 09:00:25

By Andrew Buncombe It is a landscape of despair. The carcasses of dead animals lie adrift in the flood water, rotting and stinking. Entire villages in one of India's poorest states have been washed away and millions of people have been forced from their homes by the worst flooding in the region for 50 years. One aerial photograph showed a railway station - seemingly the only piece of land above water for miles in all directions - on to which countless people were crowded. India's Prime...

2008-07-23 03:00:26

The United States says it looks forward to working with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government on the still-hanging Indo-U.S. civilian nuclear deal. U.S. National Security Council spokesman Gordon Johndroe told the Press Trust of India news agency the United States wants to keep working with the Singh government on strengthening our strategic partnership with India and working on a number of important bilateral issues including a US-India civilian nuclear agreement. His comments came...

2008-07-23 00:00:22

By Andrew Buncombe THE HISTORIC nuclear deal between India and America is set to proceed after the Indian government survived a bitterly-fought vote of confidence, despite dramatic last-minute allegations of bribery by opposition MPs. The coalition government of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress Party leader Sonia Gandhi won the ballot by 275 votes to 256 - a surprisingly comfortable margin of 19. The outcome means the administration will push swiftly ahead with the co-operation...

2008-07-13 00:00:22

NEW DELHI: Amid hectic schedule on Thursday, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visited AIIMS to enquire about the health of two ITBP jawans injured in Monday's suicide attack on the Indian Embassy in Kabul. The two jawans were airlifted from Afghanistan and are currently undergoing treatment at the AIIMS trauma centre. He spoke to the doctors attending on the jawans and gave personal instruction for their special care. The PM will call on the family members of Brigadier RD Mehta and IFS...


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