Partnerships

  • Do away with toll plazas; devise new revenue model: Assocham 13-02-2014 07:47 PM

    New Delhi: A day after Maharashtra witnessed agitations against toll plazas, industry body Assocham on Thursday suggested the government do away with toll collection in this format and devise a new model on the lines of the one operational at airports across the country. "The model of user charges of...
  • Pakistan origin gay denied partnership visa in Australia 03-01-2014 01:21 PM

    A Pakistani origin gay will be deported from Australia next week after his application for a partnership visa was rejected, a media report said on Friday. Ali Choudhry who grew up in the US had been living in Brisbane for four years after having a relationship with a Brisbane doctor...
  • Chidambaram meets Lew, raises Indian concerns over visa issues 13-10-2013 11:19 PM

    Finance Minister P Chidambaram, on Sunday, met his American counterpart Jack Lew and raised concerns of Indian IT companies on visa issues in the comprehensive immigration reform bill which is currently under the consideration of the Congress. Lew, who led the American delegation for the annual India-US Economic and Financial...
  • Lok Sabha passes amended Land Bill; Judicial Bill gets Rajya Sabha's nod 05-09-2013 07:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Land Acquisition Bill, which seeks to provide just and fair compensation to farmers while ensuring that no land can be aquired forcibly, has been passed by the Lok Sabha with amendments while the Rajya Sabha passed the Judicial Appointment Bill. The Upper House passed Constitutional Amendment Bill...
  • US takes pride in 'indispensable partnership' with India 16-08-2013 05:04 AM

    The United States greeted India on its Independence Day saying it takes pride in "our indispensable partnership" and looks forward to working together for peace, democracy, and prosperity in Asia and around the world. In a press statement Secretary of State John Kerry recalled his recent visit to India for...
  • United States to sell 145 howitzer guns to India in $885 million deal 10-08-2013 03:21 AM

    The United States proposes to sell India 145 M777 155mm Light-Weight Towed Howitzer field guns to India in a $885 million deal as part of the growing India-US strategic partnership, the Pentagon, the US defence department, announced. The US said the sale of these howitzers -- guns that are able...
  • Flat to every slum dweller in Delhi if we come to power: BJP 04-08-2013 08:31 PM

    New Delhi: Vying to return to power in the national capital after 15 years, Delhi BJP on Sunday promised to provide flats to each and every family living in over 600 slum clusters if it wins the assembly polls slated for November. Addressing a 'Jhuggi-Jhopri' convention at Talkotara stadium organised...
  • Joe Biden in Mumbai to focus on US-India trade partnership 24-07-2013 08:07 AM

    Mumbai: US Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Mumbai late Tuesday night. During his Mumbai visit, he will focus on the US-India trade partnership. He is expected to speak at the Bombay Stock Exchange. He will also attend a round table conference with Indian business leaders later in the day...
  • ISRO looking for more participation of private players 02-07-2013 04:15 AM

    Sriharikota: With its workhorse PSLV creating a niche for itself in the space industry across the globe, ISRO is looking for the more participation of private players in joint ventures, a top official said on Monday. "Over 400 industrial firms are already working with us. PSLV has created a niche...
  • China, India pledge to strengthen ties 11-05-2013 04:25 AM

    Beijing: China-India relations have "strategic significance" and "global impact" as both are large developing countries and emerging markets, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang told India's visiting External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid in Beijing on Friday. Later, Khurshid also met Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi, who also pledged to strengthen ties between...
  • SBI enters into partnership with Industrial Bank of Korea 11-05-2013 03:45 AM

    Mumbai: State Bank of India on Friday said it has entered into a partnership with the Industrial Bank of Korea to help the Korean small businesses doing business here in the country. The agreement will help about 480 Korean small and medium enterprises operating in the country, SBI said in...
  • Pipavav Defence in talks with DCNS for tie-up 17-04-2013 04:45 PM

    New Delhi: Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Company Ltd (PDOECL) is in "advanced stages" of discussions with DCNS for a strategic partnership, which may include selling some stake to the French defence major. "We are at an advanced stage of discussion with the French company, DCNS, a world renowned warship...
  • Indo-Russian military relationship set to flourish in spite of Gorshkov delay

    BARAKA |  Surya Gangadharan
    With less than a month to go for Russia's President Vladimir Putin's visit to Delhi, the two sides appear to have "stabilised" the military relationship...

  • Tata Sky, Ericsson partner to offer catch-up TV 05-12-2011 03:36 PM

    New Delhi: Sweden's telecom and media equipment maker Ericsson today said it has supplied Tata Sky with an advanced TV system, which will help viewers watch on-demand and catch-up TV. The deployment is one of the first in the world to be based on Ericsson's Media Delivery Network (MDN), a...
  • Wal-Mart, Facebook unveil partnership 11-10-2011 10:26 AM

    Chicago: Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Facebook Inc unveiled a partnership on Tuesday to help the world's largest retailer connect customers with its local stores. Wal-Mart launched My Local Walmart, a page that lets the retailer's roughly nine million Facebook fans follow what is happening at stores in their neighborhoods. The...
  • Intel to partner with Google 14-09-2011 10:27 AM

    San Francisco: Intel Corp and Google Inc launched a development partnership on Tuesday, the latest effort by the world's dominant maker of PC microprocessors to break into the booming smartphone market. The two companies will work together to optimise future versions of Google's Android mobile software for Intel's "Atom" processors,...
  • Essar seeks 'partnership of equals' 19-02-2007 04:07 PM

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  • India, Japan to step up business ties 16-12-2006 04:00 PM

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  • Lee, Hesh spoil Olympic dream? 15-12-2006 08:01 AM

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  • Lalu to build hotels on railway land 11-11-2006 05:40 PM

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