The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi presenting the NASI-ICAR Award for innovation and research on Farm Implements 2013

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi presenting the NASI-ICAR Award for innovation and research on Farm Implements 2013

🕔10:05, 30.Jul 2014 Read Full Article
The President, Pranab Mukherjee receiving greeting from a child on the occasion of Id-ul- Fitr, at Rashtrapati Bhavan

The President, Pranab Mukherjee receiving greeting from a child on the occasion of Id-ul- Fitr, at Rashtrapati Bhavan

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Muslims offer prayers on occassion of Eid-ul-Fitr at the Taj Mahal in Agra on July 29, 2014.

Muslims offer prayers on occassion of Eid-ul-Fitr at the Taj Mahal in Agra on July 29, 2014.

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Indians no longer need visa to visit Reunion isla

Indians no longer need visa to visit Reunion isla

🕔09:42, 30.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 29  Indians now do not need a visa to visit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean for stays up to 15 days, French Ambassador to India Francois Richier said Tuesday. “Indian tourists are now

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With joy and prayers, Muslims celebrate Eid in India

With joy and prayers, Muslims celebrate Eid in India

🕔20:00, 29.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 29  Millions of Muslims Tuesday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr across India with joy and devotion, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi praying for “unity and brotherhood in our nation”. In innumerable urban and rural centres, Muslims poured into mosques and

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118 Kerala nurses in Libya want to return

118 Kerala nurses in Libya want to return

🕔19:19, 29.Jul 2014

Thiruvananthapuram, July 29  A total of 118 Kerala nurses working in Libya want to return home in India, said a Kerala government official Tuesday. Speaking to  P. Sudeep, chief executive officer of Norka (the state agency that looks after the

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India to help its nationals leave Libya

India to help its nationals leave Libya

🕔19:13, 29.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 29  With violence gripping Libya, the Indian government said Tuesday that it was making arrangements to facilitate the return of around 4,500 Indian nationals, including 750 nurses. A day after issuing an advisory to Indians to avoid

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Breaking protocol, Nepal PM to personally receive Modi

Breaking protocol, Nepal PM to personally receive Modi

🕔15:35, 29.Jul 2014

Kathmandu, July 29  Breaking protocol, Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala will personally receive his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi when he lands in Kathmandu Aug 3 on a two-day visit. A special welcome ceremony will be organised at the Tribhuvan International

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India needs to increase farm output, says Modi

India needs to increase farm output, says Modi

🕔15:32, 29.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday said India needs to increase its per hectare productivity of crops to meet the growing demand. “The land in the country is not going to increase… so we need to increase

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SJVNL’s Q1 profit 23.61 percent

SJVNL’s Q1 profit 23.61 percent

🕔14:41, 29.Jul 2014

Shimla, July 29  Public sector Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL), a company that owns and operates India’s largest hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh, Monday said it recorded 23.61 percent increase in profit after tax for this fiscal’s first quarter.

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Shimla gets Himachal’s first water-dispensing ATM

Shimla gets Himachal’s first water-dispensing ATM

🕔14:04, 29.Jul 2014

Shimla, July 29  Now, you can buy drinking water by using an ATM card in this Himachal Pradesh capital, the first in the state. Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Monday opened the innovative water dispensing system at the Ridge to provide

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Tripura to get rice from Andhra Pradesh via Bangladesh Thursday

Tripura to get rice from Andhra Pradesh via Bangladesh Thursday

🕔14:00, 29.Jul 2014

Agartala, July 29  Rice from southern India to Tripura via Bangladesh is likely to reach here Thursday, bringing to fruition a three-year-long diplomatic and strategical endeavour between New Delhi and Dhaka. “The first consignment of 5,000 tonnes of rice in

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Heavy rain in Himachal, rivers in spate

Heavy rain in Himachal, rivers in spate

🕔13:56, 29.Jul 2014

Shimla, July 29  The hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to experience moderate to heavy rainfall, causing landslides in some areas and blocking the highways, while all the major rivers and their tributaries were in spate, officials said. While Guler town

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Bengal launches 11 cultural tourism hubs

Bengal launches 11 cultural tourism hubs

🕔13:37, 29.Jul 2014

Kolkata, July 29  Now, visitors to West Bengal can experience rural culture first hand and see how indigenous crafts are fabricated at 11 cultural tourism hubs that were launched across the state recently. Be it the Chauu dance of Purulia,

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Australia approves Adani coal project

Australia approves Adani coal project

🕔13:32, 29.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 29  The Adani Group was Monday accorded approval by the Australian government for its $16.5 billion Carmichael coal mine project in central Queensland. The project in the Galilee Basin, which will become Australia’s largest coal mine, is

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Bhakra water level improves slightly, Pong remains a concern

Bhakra water level improves slightly, Pong remains a concern

🕔13:29, 29.Jul 2014

Chandigarh, July 29  With rainfall in catchment areas not being adequate this year, the water level in reservoirs of the Bhakra Dam and the Pong Dam continues to be lower than in the same period last year, officials of the

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India defence firm bags order from Ecuador

India defence firm bags order from Ecuador

🕔13:26, 29.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 29  Indian security equipment manufacturer MKU Monday said it has bagged an order to provide 40,000 pieces of body armour to Ecuador, which is upgrading the protection ability of its police force. “India is looked upon primarily

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President greets nation on Eid

President greets nation on Eid

🕔13:21, 29.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 29  President Pranab Mukherjee extended his greetings to fellow citizens on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, which will be celebrated Tuesday. “On the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, I extend warm greetings and good wishes to all fellow citizens,

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Government denies bugging at Gadkari’s home

Government denies bugging at Gadkari’s home

🕔13:01, 29.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 29  The government Monday denied bugging of union Minister Nitin Gadkari’s residence, with the home ministry ruling out any probe. Gadkari issued a fresh denial over the issue, even as Congress leaders demanded an investigation. “As already

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The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha briefing the Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Defence, Arun Jaitley

The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha briefing the Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Defence, Arun Jaitley

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