India

Essar Group Seeks New Telecom Inning Via BPL Mobile

Essar GroupMumbai: Planning to provide mobile telephony services from 21 centres, Essar Group has filed for a pan-India licence under BPL Mobile, which would permit it to offer up 2G services in the state.

The group has applied for the license through shippingstop.com, a wholly-owned subsidiary of BPL Mobile. BPL Mobile presently offers GSM services in Mumbai, and has more than 1.1 million subscribers.

India to face tough competition in Asia Cup

Hockey Match
Chennai: From India’s perspective, the seventh version of the Asia Cup Hockey Championship, starting on Friday, assumes much importance as they will be confronting a strong challenge from their Asian counterparts’ enroute to their title defence.

Fortis Plans To Establish Medicity In Gurgaon

Fortis HealthcareRanbaxy promoted healthcare Company, Fortis Healthcare plans to set up a medicity in Gurgaon, and another 28 hospitals by 2010. The group will invest Rs 1,800 crore on the project.

J&K to have International Trade Centre Shortly

Union Minister of State for CommerceSrinagar: Union Minister of State for Commerce, Jairam Ramesh said that the Centre has sanctioned setting up of a Rs 35 crore international trade centre at Pampore in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Indian Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) is making a plan for the projected centre to be submitted to the state government on October 10. The cornerstone would be laid on the 3rd week of October, Mr. Ramesh told newspersons before leaving for Delhi at the end of his three-day visit to the state.

Sonia Visiting South Africa To Brighten Political Relations

Sonia GandhiNew Delhi: United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi will visit Johannesburg soon after this month to perk up political dealings with South Africa, earlier than the IBSA (India, Brazil and South Africa) summit meeting in October that will be attended by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the Presidents of the other two countries.

At a gathering with Union Minister of State for Industry Ashwani Kumar, South African President Thabo Mbeki stated that he was looking forward to make discussions with Ms. Gandhi and with Dr. Singh.

India, Bangladesh Vow Joint Action On Terrorist Groups

New Delhi: India and Bangladesh restated that the use of the territory of any country would not be permitted for fanatic and unlawful actions.

The neighbors alleged that continued group action and information sharing would help them. Both sides decide to begin quick action on data accepted about groupings and factors and other fugitives.

India guaranteed Bangladesh all possible support to its appeal to outline wanted criminals allegedly taking shelter in Indian Territory.

Nuke Deal With India In `National Interest’ - US

Washington: The Bush administration has tried to alleviate worries brought up by various US lawmakers over the civilian nuclear transaction with India.

The administration also added that the conditions of contract were in the country’s ‘national interest’ and exact for treating international non-proliferation ends.

State Department spokesman Sean McCormack told, “We believe that this is the right deal for the US national interest, for our relationship with India, as well as for addressing our concerns about non-proliferation globally.”

The spokesman alleged legislature on both sides was being totally briefed on the conditions of 123 agreement.

Indiabulls Denies Involvement In Fake ‘F&O’ Deals

IndiabullsBrokerage firm, Indiabulls Financial Services, denied media reports hinting their participation in any fake trading or price fixing in the futures & options (F&O) segment.

According to a company release that Indiabulls Securities or any of its group companies have not been concerned in any counterfeit trading or price fixing in F&O division and have not traded directly or indirectly on its own account in the 23 trades on the F&O segment as mentioned in the SEBI order.

Sophisticated Standard Of Living

The presence of number of projects offering comfortable living to residents has made Noida and Greater Noida as the chosen destination for superior lifestyle in the National Capital Region. Grand Venezia International Mall by the Bhasin Group, Czar Suites by Supertech and internationally designed township developed by Omaxe are few of the numerous projects lined up for Greater Noida offering easy connectivity to the capital via the expressway.

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