A delegation led by the Ambassador of Israel to India, Daniel Carmon calls on the Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh

A delegation led by the Ambassador of Israel to India, Daniel Carmon calls on the Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh

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PM hopes Japan visit will begin new chapter

PM hopes Japan visit will begin new chapter

🕔19:11, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29 Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday expressed confidence that his visit to Japan would open a new chapter in the relationship between the two countries and take their strategic and global partnership to the next “higher” level.

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Bullet train, n-energy on Modi’s Japan agenda (Curtain Raiser)

Bullet train, n-energy on Modi’s Japan agenda (Curtain Raiser)

🕔19:06, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29 Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday begins a five-day visit to Japan, hoping to boost ties in infrastructure, trade, defence and civil nuclear energy. This is his first sojourn outside South Asia since he took office in

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KCR promises to make Hyderabad most happening city

KCR promises to make Hyderabad most happening city

🕔18:07, 29.Aug 2014

Hyderabad, Aug 29 (IANS) Promising to turn Hyderabad into the most happening city in the country, Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao Friday announced that 1,000 km long world-class roads will be laid in the city at a cost of

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New environment, aviation secretaries named

New environment, aviation secretaries named

🕔18:00, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29 The central government Friday appointed Steel Secretary G. Mohan Kumar as defence production secretary while Ashok Lavasa was made environment and forests secretary, an official statement said Friday. According to the appointments cleared by the appointments

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Kelkar panel for market-linked gas price to producers

Kelkar panel for market-linked gas price to producers

🕔17:57, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29  A committee led by former finance secretary Vijay Kelkar has recommended market-linked pricing for domestic natural gas, even as a committee of secretaries is reviewing the formula recommended by the C. Rangarajan panel. A consultation paper

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Neighbourhood in focus while marking out red lines (100 days of Modi government)

Neighbourhood in focus while marking out red lines (100 days of Modi government)

🕔16:38, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29 The foreign policy inbox of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has Indeed been full right from the day of his swearing in. While the accolades have poured in for the prime minister’s outreach to neighbours and

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Trade, culture redeem dented India-Pakistan ties

Trade, culture redeem dented India-Pakistan ties

🕔15:22, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29  India may have called off the Aug 25 foreign secretary-level talks with Pakistan, but this hasn’t dampened the enthusiasm of trade associations and businessmen who are bridging the dented relationship through exhibitions and cultural exchanges to

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Coal block allocations: CBI files closure report against Kumar Mangalam Birla

Coal block allocations: CBI files closure report against Kumar Mangalam Birla

🕔15:20, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29 The CBI has filed a closure report in the coal block allocation scam against industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla and others in a court here, sources said Friday. The Central Board of Investigation (CBI) Thursday filed its

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Jayalalithaa re-elected AIADMK general secretary

Jayalalithaa re-elected AIADMK general secretary

🕔15:17, 29.Aug 2014

Chennai, Aug 29  Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK general secretary J. Jayalalithaa was Friday unanimously re-elected for the party’s top post. The party announced that Jayalalithaa has been elected unanimously as its general secretary. In a statement issued here,

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20 health centres for senior citizens in Delhi

20 health centres for senior citizens in Delhi

🕔15:15, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29  At least 20 Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) centres will be started for senior citizens in Delhi Sep 1 onwards for free consultation, a statement said Friday. Unveiling a project with wide ramifications for the public

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Pakistani Army chief to meet PM

Pakistani Army chief to meet PM

🕔15:14, 29.Aug 2014

Islamabad, Aug 29  After holding talks with leaders of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Friday, army chief General Raheel Sharif is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif later in the day. PTI leader Imran

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Major decisions of the Modi government in 100 days

Major decisions of the Modi government in 100 days

🕔13:07, 29.Aug 2014

* Panel created to locate the estimated Rs.50,000 crore ($8 billion) in ‘black money’ estimated to have been stashed away in tax havens abroad. * The previous government’s 62 panels, called Groups of Ministers (GOMs) and Empowered Groups of Ministers

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‘India needs Financial Conditions Index’

‘India needs Financial Conditions Index’

🕔13:02, 29.Aug 2014

Chennai, Aug 29  Changes in financial market variable have an impact on the real market but the launch of several financial products has resulted in more variables to account for in economic estimates, stated a research paper put out by

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Modi tones up governance, lays out policy roadmap (100 days of Modi)

Modi tones up governance, lays out policy roadmap (100 days of Modi)

🕔13:00, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29  Narendra Modi has sought to mark his first term as prime minister with some distinct initiatives in terms of both policy and governance style – direct communication with the people, faster decision-making, a disciplined bureaucracy, thrust

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Oil companies propose laying pipelines along rail tracks

Oil companies propose laying pipelines along rail tracks

🕔11:58, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29 : State-run fuel producing and marketing companies have proposed laying of pipelines along railway tracks in order to avoid the long delay in setting up pipelines to transport crude, petroleum products and gas in the country.

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Modi greets nation on Ganesh Chaturthi

Modi greets nation on Ganesh Chaturthi

🕔10:21, 29.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday greeted the nation on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. “On Ganesh Chaturthi, we bow to Lord Ganesh. May Lord Ganesh shower his blessings on us and enrich our lives with peace,

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Australian PM to visit India, Malaysia

Australian PM to visit India, Malaysia

🕔10:20, 29.Aug 2014

Sydney, Aug 29  Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced Friday that he will travel to India and Malaysia next week. On Abbott’s first visit to India as prime minister, he said he will visit New Delhi and Mumbai to strengthen

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Obama says mulling options against Islamic State

Obama says mulling options against Islamic State

🕔10:15, 29.Aug 2014

Washington, Aug 29  US President Barack Obama said Thursday he has asked his administration to prepare a range of military options against the Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq and Syria. At a press conference in White House, Obama said

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World’s longest garland honours Indian spiritual guru in US

World’s longest garland honours Indian spiritual guru in US

🕔10:12, 29.Aug 2014

New York, Aug 29  Over 200 meditation students of Sri Chinmoy from 35 countries, including India, have set a new Guinness world record for the World’s longest fresh flower garland to honour the Indian spiritual leader. Joining them at an

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