As Modi visits, call for greater trans-Himalayan connectivity

As Modi visits, call for greater trans-Himalayan connectivity

🕔12:38, 3.Aug 2014

Kathmandu, Aug 3 A former minister of Nepal has called for greater land connectivity between China, India and Nepal to raise to a new height regional cooperation between the neighbouring countries as Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Kathmandu Sunday. “Regional

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Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi being received by the Prime Minister of Nepal, Shri Sushil Koirala on his arrival, at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal

Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi being received by the Prime Minister of Nepal, Shri Sushil Koirala on his arrival, at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Modi arrives in Nepal on his maiden visit

Modi arrives in Nepal on his maiden visit

🕔11:35, 3.Aug 2014

Kathmandu, Aug 3 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Nepal Sunday. His special chartered aircraft landed in Kathmandu airport. Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala, senior ministers and the Indian Ambassador Ranjit Rae received him at the airport.

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Nepal trip holds special significance, says Modi

Nepal trip holds special significance, says Modi

🕔20:52, 2.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 2 Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday said he hoped to have fruitful discussions with Nepal’s leaders to help strengthen relations between the two nations. Modi, who travels to Nepal Sunday on a two-day visit, in a tweet

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PM Modi reaches Nepal Sunday leading 101-member team

PM Modi reaches Nepal Sunday leading 101-member team

🕔20:51, 2.Aug 2014

Kathmandu, Aug 2 Narendra Modi, accompanied by a 101-member delegation including seven ministers, arrives here Sunday on a two-day visit, making it the first bilateral visit by an Indian prime minister to this Himalayan nation in 17 years. Both countries

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Facebook users dial 911 over outage, cops frown

Facebook users dial 911 over outage, cops frown

🕔12:53, 2.Aug 2014

New York, Aug 2  Will you call 911 if Facebook goes off the radar? This is exactly some users in Los Angeles did when the popular social networking site Friday suffered its second brief outage in two months. According to

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Pakistan summons Afghan envoy over border attacks

Pakistan summons Afghan envoy over border attacks

🕔11:27, 2.Aug 2014

Islamabad, Aug 2  Pakistan has summoned Afghanistan’s charge d’affaires over another cross-border attack by terrorists, officials said. Pakistan’s foreign ministry said a soldier was killed during “a sniper attack from the Afghan side of the border on a Pakistani military

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WTO fails to reach trade facilitation agreement

WTO fails to reach trade facilitation agreement

🕔11:24, 2.Aug 2014

Geneva, Aug 2  Negotiations at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has failed to agree on the implementation of the trade facilitation agreement as the deadline of July 31 passed. The agreement, a global reform of customs procedures, aimed to improve

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73 killed in Maharashtra’s worst landslide disaster

73 killed in Maharashtra’s worst landslide disaster

🕔11:19, 2.Aug 2014

Pune, Aug 2  The overnight toll in Maharashtra’s worst landslide disaster in Malin village of Pune district went up to 73 Saturday morning with no reports of finding survivors, a top official said here. “We have recovered 73 bodies so

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Andhra plans 14 ports, three international airports

Andhra plans 14 ports, three international airports

🕔11:18, 2.Aug 2014

Hyderabad, Aug 2  The Andhra Pradesh government plans to develop 14 ports and three international airports. While the construction of Kakinada, Krishnapatnam, Gangavaram and Kakinada SEZ ports is underway, the government has sought a report within six weeks on development

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Record generation by Himachal power plant

Record generation by Himachal power plant

🕔11:15, 2.Aug 2014

Shimla, Aug 2 Despite a deficit in monsoon rainfall, public sector Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL) has seen record generation of electricity in July at India’s largest hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh, a company official said Saturday. “Our plant

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Telangana survey to cover 84 lakh households in one day

Telangana survey to cover 84 lakh households in one day

🕔11:14, 2.Aug 2014

Hyderabad, Aug 1 In a massive exercise to ascertain the socio-economic conditions of four crore people in Telangana, about four lakh employees will conduct the Intensive Household Survey in a single day on Aug 19. The survey, aimed at weeding

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Rajasthan takes a big leap in highways construction

Rajasthan takes a big leap in highways construction

🕔11:12, 2.Aug 2014

Jaipur, Aug 2  The Rajasthan State Highways Bill, 2014 was passed in the assembly Friday, seeking to provide for a network of modern and safe highways across the state. This follows Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje’s budget announcement to build 20,000

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India and US to collaborate on aviation safety

India and US to collaborate on aviation safety

🕔11:10, 2.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 2  India and the US Friday entered into an agreement to establish an aviation security equipment testing and evaluation programme as part of their strategic partnership. The agreement was inked between the US Trade and Development Agency

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Korea, Taiwan keen to invest in electronics, hardware: Mamata

Korea, Taiwan keen to invest in electronics, hardware: Mamata

🕔11:09, 2.Aug 2014

Kolkata, Aug 2  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday said Korean and Taiwanese entrepreneurs are keen to invest in manufacture of computer hardware and electronics in the state. “In a significant development, Korean and Taiwanese entrepreneurs are showing interest

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RBI Governor meets Jaitley ahead of monetary review

RBI Governor meets Jaitley ahead of monetary review

🕔11:08, 2.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 2  Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to discuss economic issues ahead of the central bank’s bi-monthly monetary policy review Tuesday. “I caught up on economic issues with the finance minister,” Rajan said

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President calls for cutting down jute production cost

President calls for cutting down jute production cost

🕔11:07, 2.Aug 2014

Kolkata, Aug 2  Calling for a concerted effort by all stakeholders to develop the jute sector, President Pranab Mukherjee said it should be the preferred choice as a packaging material for food grains and sugar. However, he also underscored the

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Colombo apologises to Modi, Jayalalithaa over article

Colombo apologises to Modi, Jayalalithaa over article

🕔20:36, 1.Aug 2014

Chennai/New Delhi, Aug 1 Sri Lanka Friday tendered an “unqualified apology” to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa after an objectionable article was posted on its defence ministry web site — and then deleted in

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Indian PM to Visit Nepal Sunday after 17 years

Indian PM to Visit Nepal Sunday after 17 years

🕔19:32, 1.Aug 2014

By TN Ashok   Diplomatic Editor New Delhi, August 01  After a lapse of 17 years, an Indian Prime Minister will visit Nepal Sunday August 03 for a bilateral meeting as Narendra Modi breaks the ice in Indo Nepal relations as

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Sri Lanka apologises to Modi, Jayalalithaa

Sri Lanka apologises to Modi, Jayalalithaa

🕔19:22, 1.Aug 2014

Chennai, Aug 1 In a damage control exercise after an article on its defence ministry’s website created an uproar in Tamil Nadu, the Sri Lankan government Friday tendered an “unqualified apology” to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and state Chief Minister

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