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India urged to focus on farming PDF | Print | E-mail
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Saturday, 21 June 2008 10:29
India urged to focus on farmingIndia must focus more on its agricultural sector in order to sustain long-term economic growth, a leading industrialist has said.

Bharti Group boss Sunil Bharti Mittal called for "serious intervention".

He said the government, private sector and foreign investors all needed to play their part if they wanted to see India's economy grow at the same rate.

"Without agriculture, India cannot move forward," said Mr Mittal in an exclusive interview with the BBC.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2008 14:28
 
Fruit pickers' free for all ends PDF | Print | E-mail
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Saturday, 21 June 2008 10:29
Fruit pickers' free for all ends Fruit farms have stopped "pick your own" strawberries due to people eating too much produce without paying.
Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2008 14:29
 
Diesel hybrids could enter Le Mans PDF | Print | E-mail
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Saturday, 21 June 2008 10:29
Diesel hybrids could enter Le Mans Audi and Peugeot will do battle for victory in the prestigious but gruelling Le Mans 24 Hours motor race this weekend.
Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2008 14:29
 
Car firm to create 600 new jobs PDF | Print | E-mail
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Saturday, 21 June 2008 10:29
Car firm to create 600 new jobs Up to 600 jobs are to be created at car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover in the Midlands.

The announcement comes just weeks after a £700m...

Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2008 14:29
 
Part-time soldiers 'proud to serve' PDF | Print | E-mail
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Saturday, 21 June 2008 10:29
Part-time soldiers 'proud to serve' As the Territorial Army celebrates its centenary with a pageant in The Mall, serving members describe life in the TA and explain what inspires them to serve in the reserve force.
Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2008 10:07