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by Raj
18 Jul 2008 08:26
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)
Replies: 2768
Views: 397621

Re: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)

G Subramaniam wrote:
You can also try IFN, INP, and some other closed end funds


Thank you very much for the information.
by Raj
18 Jul 2008 04:57
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)
Replies: 2768
Views: 397621

Re: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)

I have actually made money in Indian stocks over the last few months I invest in EPI, an ETF run by wisdomtree.com, traded on NYSE GS, According to this website, EPI has lost money since its inception. http://www.wisdomtree.com/etfs/fund-details.asp?etfid=51 Question to gurus: I want to invest in I...
by Raj
29 Jun 2008 23:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 5460
Views: 624627

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Singha wrote:East Germany was the
pioneer and most successful practitioner in the past. recall they used to occupy 3rd place
in olympics medals mostly - a country with barely 50mil souls.


Wikipedia says East germany had a population of about 16 million.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_Germany
by Raj
14 Jun 2008 16:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3797
Views: 323630

Re: Indian Education System-2

Stan, are these figures correct? slide 17 Country ~Acres No Cos Emp Inv $ China 10000 100 10000 1 m 110b Singapore 75 2 6.4b USA 400 100 150 40k 2.8b UK 15 70 1000 75 k 3.4m Hungary 179 1000 170k France 1000 6k 500m India 10 1 ~100 5k 60m
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 05:41
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian M&A Deals
Replies: 315
Views: 56573

Re: Indian M&A Deals

Essar hikes offer for Esmark to $19 a share Severstal was also roped in as the "white knight" by Arcelor CEO when Mittal tried to acquire it. Mumbai, June 11 Essar Steel has increased its offer to acquire West Virginia-based Esmark Steel by about 12 per cent to $19 a share to out-bid riva...
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 05:25
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Telecom Folder
Replies: 1163
Views: 196351

Re: Indian Telecom Folder

Bihar, MP drive mobile growth DELHI: The growth of Indian telecom market is propelled not just by the subscriber base of metros and large cities, but by otherwise under-developed states of Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, according to a report by industry body Assocham. Bihar registered maximum increase i...
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 05:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1592
Views: 275677

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

Reliance Jamnagar refinery will cost half that of others AHMEDABAD: The export-oriented Rs.270 bn (over $6.3 bn) refinery that Reliance Petroleum Ltd (RPL) is setting up in Jamnagar will incur half the cost of a similar Greenfield plant anywhere in the world, the company said in its 2007-08 annual ...
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 05:13
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Global Economy
Replies: 2339
Views: 471550

Re: GLOBAL ECONOMY

Home price drop means $4 trillion in lost capital NEW YORK: No one knows when the credit crisis will end. But when it does, US home prices may have lost a third of their value, high-yield bond valuations will hit levels close to those seen during the last recession, and what may amount to $1 trilli...
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 05:10
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1592
Views: 275677

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

Oil may peak at $150-170 soon: Commerzbank FRANKFURT: The oil price could peak at $150-170 in the next three months and then retreat quickly by the end of the year, a Commerzbank analyst said on Wednesday. Oil should come back down to under $100 in 2009 but the days of $40 or $50 a barrel are long ...
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 05:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1592
Views: 275677

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

Oil prices overvalued by at least 40%: EU The price of oil is overvalued by at least 40 percent and should fall to around $80 to $90 per barrel over the longer term, a top European Union economic adviser was quoted as saying on Wednesday. Klaus Gretschmann, director general for internal market issu...
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 05:03
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Infrastructure News & Discussion
Replies: 711
Views: 163248

Re: Infrastructure News & Discussion

State likely to reject Anil bid for Nhava Link MUMBAI: The Reliance Energy Limited-led consortium's bid to construct the Mumbai TransHarbour Link (MTHL) between Sewree and Nhava may be scrapped by the cabinet subcommittee on infrastructure headed by chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh on Thursday. Acc...
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 05:00
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Autos Thread
Replies: 3776
Views: 461129

Re: Indian Autos Thread

Tata Motors to pursue more acquisitions MUMBAI: Leading automaker Tata Motors said on Tuesday that it is looking at further acquisition opportunities and strategic alliances in India and abroad and is seeking to raise USD one billion in debt or equity from overseas market. Tata Motors, which comple...
by Raj
12 Jun 2008 04:55
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)
Replies: 2768
Views: 397621

Re: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)

http://www.dnaindia.com/report.asp?newsid=1170309 Windfall for Tatas as Bumi yields more Indonesian firm discovers an additional 442 million tonnes of coal reserves MUMBAI: Tata Power’s $1.2 billion investment in the coal assets of Bumi Resources has hit pay dirt, with the Indonesian mining company...
by Raj
15 Aug 2007 03:28
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Contribution to Science & Technology
Replies: 740
Views: 171863

Re: Proud to be Indian

Vande mataram..... ..... PROUD TO BE AN INDIAN. Let the world know what we stand for. India never invaded any country in her last 100000 years of history. ... Sanskrit is the mother of all the European languages. .... Andrew Theogift Jeyanth S Engineer I don't have time to go through all your "...
by Raj
14 Aug 2007 16:44
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Contribution to Science & Technology
Replies: 740
Views: 171863

Re: Proud to be Indian

Vande mataram..... ..... PROUD TO BE AN INDIAN. Let the world know what we stand for. There are 3.22 Million Indians in America. 38% of Doctors in America are Indians. 12% of Scientists in America are Indians. 36% of NASA employees are Indians. 34% of MICROSOFT employees are Indians. 28% of IBM emp...
by Raj
23 Mar 2007 11:47
Forum: Religion Discussion Archive
Topic: Religion Thread 4
Replies: 321
Views: 80474

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by Raj
23 Mar 2007 06:26
Forum: Religion Discussion Archive
Topic: Religion Thread 3
Replies: 338
Views: 71225

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by Raj
28 Dec 2006 07:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: NRI Investment in India and R2I Financial Concerns
Replies: 208
Views: 53876

http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/newstex/IBD-0001-13061564.htm Pending Funds Plan To Track Indian Stocks Every few months, news arrives to say that might be changing. In October 2005, Halter Financial Group launched its Halter USX India index to lay the groundwork for future Indian ETFs....
by Raj
17 Sep 2005 07:19
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Developments in Indian Agriculture
Replies: 106
Views: 29686

Foodgrain production poised for a jump EW DELHI: Winter oilseed output is expected to fall because of poor rains, but a higher crop area will boost grain production, the farm ministry said on Friday. Winter grain output is estimated to rise to 105.3m tonnes from 103.3m last year, Union agriculture ...
by Raj
17 Sep 2005 06:43
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Biotech News & Discussion
Replies: 396
Views: 103271

Ranbaxy drug gets US nod

Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration, to manufacture and market Gabapentin tablets used to treat seizures.
by Raj
05 Sep 2005 02:25
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Biotech News & Discussion
Replies: 396
Views: 103271

Biocon plans to double headcount http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/2005/09/05/stories/2005090502320300.htm THE headcount of Biocon Ltd will double from around 2,000 now to 4,000 within two years, according to Ms Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Chairman & Managing Director. The Bangalore-headquartered bi...
by Raj
11 Mar 2005 06:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Biotech News & Discussion
Replies: 396
Views: 103271

Merck plans to set up 100% subsidiary in India http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/1048259.cms MUMBAI: German drug major Merck KGaA plans to set up a 100% subsidiary in India. In a statement received by the BSE, Merck KGaA’s wholly owned subsidiary Merck Holding Gmbh has submitted an ap...
by Raj
18 Oct 2000 05:21
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: The State of Indian Science
Replies: 30
Views: 17907

Re: The State of Indian Science

<A HREF="http://web.mit.edu/facts/research.html" TARGET=_blank>http://web.mit.edu/facts/research.html</A> <BR>1999 Research budget is 257 million dollars (approx)<P>What is the the Indian Research budget?
by Raj
21 Nov 1999 09:09
Forum: Military History Archive
Topic: Operation Polo, Nizam, Razakars: Some questions
Replies: 34
Views: 19695

Re: Operation Polo, Nizam, Razakars: Some questions

<BR>Admins: This thread should be archived.
by Raj
19 Nov 1999 12:05
Forum: Military History Archive
Topic: Operation Polo, Nizam, Razakars: Some questions
Replies: 34
Views: 19695

Re: Operation Polo, Nizam, Razakars: Some questions

IIRC,<BR> Father of the MIM chief( Owaisi) was one of the Razakar leaders. <P>Badar might be able to dig some info on this.<P>ps: I might be wrong.
by Raj
21 Oct 1999 04:48
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Indo/US relations - what next ?
Replies: 34
Views: 18014

Re: Indo/US relations - what next ?

From Economictimes<P><BR> Clinton trip to India on despite coup in Pakistan <P><BR> US President Bill Clinton is determined to visit India and his trip<BR> will be unaffected by the military coup in Pakistan, according to<BR> the US ambassador to New Delhi Richard Celeste. <BR> In a video conference...
by Raj
04 Oct 1999 12:16
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Strategic Affairs - II
Replies: 27
Views: 12283

Re: Strategic Affairs - II

Maybe you know about this site before, anyways<BR>India and Israel Evolving Strategic Partnership<BR> <A HREF="http://www.biu.ac.il/Besa/books/40pub.html" TARGET=_blank>http://www.biu.ac.il/Besa/books/40pub.html</A>
by Raj
26 Sep 1999 01:30
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: History of India
Replies: 49
Views: 29316

Re: History of India

Sagar,<BR>IIRC Ireland means the land of Aryans?<BR><p>[This message has been edited by raj (edited 25-09-1999).]
by Raj
20 Sep 1999 08:57
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: History of India
Replies: 49
Views: 29316

Re: History of India

Some websites related to Ancient Indian History<BR> <A HREF="http://www.hindu.org/publications" TARGET=_blank>http://www.hindu.org/publications</A> <BR> <BR> <A HREF="http://www.hindu.org/publications/fgautier/rih.html" TARGET=_blank>http://www.hindu.org/publications/fgautier/rih.html</A> <BR> <A HR...
by Raj
20 Sep 1999 04:42
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: India planning another nuclear test: Shamshad
Replies: 40
Views: 15898

Re: India planning another nuclear test: Shamshad

From the NATION , Puki newspaper.<P> India plans to test multiple nuclear devices <P>WASHINGTON (APP)-A leading English newspaper published from Vancouver, Canada has<BR>reported that India is planning to carry out another series of nuclear tests in Pokhran,<BR>Rajasthan.<BR>The newspaper, quoting i...

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