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We arent bothered about Nano: Mamata 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
Defending the agitation at Singur which was blamed by the Tatas for the exit of the Nano project from West Bengal, the Trinamool Congress on Monday took umbrage when asked whether it was repentant for the commercial launch of the world's cheapest car from another state.
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AIGs Mouat to give up his bonus, says rage unfair 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
American International Group Inc.'s president for Southeast Asia, Leslie Mouat, said the "abuse" against the insurer's employees amid furor over bonus payments is "unfair," and he would give up his own payout if asked.
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Why bad jokes are easier to remember? 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
Ever wondered why bad jokes are easier to remember than the good ones? Well, scientists claim to have finally unravelled the reason.
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Poll brakes on Centre plan for Tamil Nadu PSU 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
The UPA poured in thousands of crores on revival and life support plans for chronically sick public sector units, while closing only two of them in its five years. Now, towards the fag end of its tenure, the Centre has been forced to do an about-turn on its plan to liquidate a Tamil Nadu-based PSU - thanks to poll pressures.
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India to help Indonesia set up its first commodity exchange 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
India, with around a decade long experience in successfully running commodity exchanges, has offered to help Indonesia in setting up its first such bourse. The move is part of the proposed India-Indonesia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement, for which the talks are scheduled to begin by this year-end.
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Power cuts likely to rise as fuel shortage hits generation 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
Power cuts across the country are expected to rise as the peaking shortage has risen to -13.2% in February, compared to -12.3% in January, according to the latest report compiled by the Central Electricity Authority.
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Spice, L&T, Tech M in race for acquiring Satyam 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
BK Modi-owned Spice group, engineering major L&T and Tech Mahindra have been short-listed by the board of fraud-hit Satyam Computer Services for the next level of the bidding process. The shortlist also includes three other companies, among which are private equity firms.
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PSBs target lower credit growth 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
After foreign banks and private sector banks, it is now the turn of public sector banks to downsize their credit off-take target in 2009-10. While the Reserve Bank of India has set an indicative target of 24% of credit off take for the banks to check slowdown and spur demands, major public sector banks targeting a growth of 20% only.
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Paper cos concerned over pest attack on eucalyptus 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
Many tribal farmers from Pallamadu village in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh, who have been planting eucalyptus trees for years,are a worried lot. A new gall pest that has attacked many eucalyptus saplings is stunting their growth in the village and in various parts of the country.
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If Fiat shows interest to partner Nano, well encourage 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
For Ratan Tata, chairman, Tata Sons , the launch of the Nano was another milestone ever since his company first conceived the project six years ago. On Monday, he responded to a volley of questions from the media on the Nano launch in his characteristic composed demeanour.
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Late mover Advantage 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
Who said that advantage belongs to the first mover alone? Since severing ties with partner JL Morrison & Co three years ago, Nivea India, the 100% subsidiary of the global cosmetics and toiletries company Beiersdorf AG, has managed to push its brands into the top-three league in their respective categories.
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Tata launches the Nano 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
In a year where very few things are going right for Indian industry, Tata Motors chairman Ratan Tata gave it something to feel pleased about. Six years after it was conceptualised, Tata's dream car-the Nano-was commercially launched on Monday. The booking window for the car will open on April 9 and close on April 25. At a time when unsold cars are piling up in the showrooms of several automakers, Tata Motors will make allotments through a lottery.
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FE Editorial : Small car, big country 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
It is common wisdom that India is a very large market for goods and services-with a population of over a billion and a trillion-dollar economy, that seems obvious. What is less obvious is that while it is a very large market, in its characteristics it is quite different from many other very large markets.
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Losing its magic touch 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
Among the many works that lionise General Electric as a model of management excellence is one entitled "If Harry Potter Ran General Electric", which claims to draw lessons for managers from J.K. Rowling's tales of the boy wizard.
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A market approach to energy efficiency 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
India's electricity consumption has been estimated at 660 billion units in 2006-07. The main consumers are industry, agriculture, households, utilities and lighting & heating of buildings. It is estimated that the potential to save energy in all these sectors is around 20%.
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BJP rejects EC advice, says Varun to remain in fray 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
Standing firmly behind scion of Gandhi family, Varun Gandhi, a defiant BJP on Monday rejected the Election Commission's advice asking the party not to nominate the young leader as a candidate from Pilibhit in the Lok Sabha elections.
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Obama to woo America Inc to buy toxic assets 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
The Obama administration is set to announce details of a plan to expand the $700 billion rescue of the financial system that will rely on enticing private investors to buy the troubled assets clogging banks' balance sheets.
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US shoppers likely to remain frugal 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
Shoppers who have cut back on purchases in the grim US economy are likely to continue their conservative shopping habits even if the economy improves, according to a new study.
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Outsourcing services price to dip 5-20% next fiscal 24.3.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
The prices of IT services in outsourcing are anticipated to shrink by 5%-20% globally during 2009 and 2010 due to the uncertain economic climate, IT budget constraints and general market consciousness.
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Man held for holding fake Air Force ID card 24.3.2009 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
CHENNAI: A 52-year-old man was arrested at the airport on Sunday night on charges of holding a fake Air Force identity card. The police said M. Ravichandran alias Chandrasekaran, a native of Tiruchi, told a co-passenger on a flight ...
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