Russian deputy PM to visit India Nov 5

Russian deputy PM to visit India Nov 5

🕔14:11, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Oct 31 Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin arrives in India Nov 5 for an inter-governmental meet, ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to India in December. External affairs ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said at a media

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Sushma Swaraj to visit Mauritius, attend diaspora event

Sushma Swaraj to visit Mauritius, attend diaspora event

🕔14:02, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Oct 31 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj begins a three-day visit to Mauritius from Saturday during which she will participate in the 180th anniversary of the Aapravasi Ghat, where from 1834 and 1920 almost half a million indentured

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PM greets four states on their foundation day

PM greets four states on their foundation day

🕔12:01, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 1  Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday greeted people of Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Haryana on their states’ foundation day. “Greetings to people of Karnataka on Kannada Rajyotsava. May Karnataka scale new heights of progress in the

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IGL not to hike gas prices

IGL not to hike gas prices

🕔12:01, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 1  City gas distributor Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) late Friday said it will not increase prices, although the government had announced a new price for domestic natural gas effective Saturday. “Despite the revision in domestic gas prices

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Delhi Elections: TO HOLD OR NOT TO HOLD?

Delhi Elections: TO HOLD OR NOT TO HOLD?

🕔10:51, 1.Nov 2014

Delhi Elections TO HOLD OR NOT TO HOLD? By Insaf Nagging uncertainty lingers around the nation’s capital Delhi. How soon will elections be held and what form of Government it will have in place, is uppermost on everyone’s mind. Lt

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Nokia will not make handsets in India anymore

Nokia will not make handsets in India anymore

🕔10:49, 1.Nov 2014

Chennai, Nov 01 Nokia, once an iconic mobile handset maker, is shutting down its India plant Saturday at Sriperumbudur near here, a company spokesperson said Friday. “As announced earlier (Oct 7), we are stopping handset production at our Chennai plant

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Indian appointed to UN peacekeeping panel

Indian appointed to UN peacekeeping panel

🕔10:47, 1.Nov 2014

United Nations, Nov 1  UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon has appointed Abhijit Guha, a retired Indian Army Lieutenant General, to a high-level panel to assess UN peace operations. Announcing the formation of the 14-member panel Friday, Ban said it would

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EU seeks talks with Russia over goods duties: WTO

EU seeks talks with Russia over goods duties: WTO

🕔10:46, 1.Nov 2014

Geneva, Nov 01  The European Union (EU) has sought a consultation with Russia over the tariffs the latter imposed on certain agricultural and manufactured goods, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) said Friday. According to the WTO, the EU claimed that

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Investors are again turning to Bengal: Amit Mitra

Investors are again turning to Bengal: Amit Mitra

🕔10:45, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 01  West Bengal Finance and Commerce Minister Amit Mitra said investors were again turning to the state which has over Rs.78,000 crore investments under process, and fresh proposals worth another Rs.120,000 crore. “All are turning towards West

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PM greets people of Karnataka on ‘Kannada Rajyotsava’

PM greets people of Karnataka on ‘Kannada Rajyotsava’

🕔10:43, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 1 Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday greeted people of Karnataka on their state formation day – Kannada Rajyotsava. “Greetings to people of Karnataka on Kannada Rajyotsava. May Karnataka scale new heights of progress in the years to

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Polling stations to be shifted in Jammu and Kashmir

Polling stations to be shifted in Jammu and Kashmir

🕔10:37, 1.Nov 2014

Jammu, Nov 1  The polling stations situated near the border in Jammu and Kashmir would be shifted to safer places if Pakistani forces attempt to disrupt the state assembly election, an official said Saturday. Provincial administration sources told IANS that

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No plans for Modi-Sharif meeting at SAARC: India

No plans for Modi-Sharif meeting at SAARC: India

🕔10:35, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi,Nov 01  India denied any plans for a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif during the SAARC summit in Kathmandu. External affairs ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin, in answer to a query at a

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India to give Sri Lanka Rs.5 mn for mudslide disaster relief

India to give Sri Lanka Rs.5 mn for mudslide disaster relief

🕔10:34, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 01  India pledged Sri Lankan Rs.5 million towards immediate relief to Sri Lankans affected by the mudslide that has claimed several lives and left over a 100 untraced in the island nation’s Badulla district. The medium and

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SC to hear plea for regulatory authority on environment

SC to hear plea for regulatory authority on environment

🕔10:32, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 01  The Supreme Court will hear Nov 14 a plea for setting up of a regulatory authority to look into environmental matters including the impact, assessment and the enforcement of the National Forest Policy as was directed

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Increased tax refunds fuelling fiscal deficit: Jaitley

Increased tax refunds fuelling fiscal deficit: Jaitley

🕔10:31, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 01  The higher fiscal deficit in the current financial year, that has touched 83 percent of the full year’s target, is the result of increased tax refunds, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Friday. “Higher tax refunds are

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The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi attending the swearing in ceremony of the new CM of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi attending the swearing in ceremony of the new CM of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis

🕔10:14, 1.Nov 2014 Read Full Article
The Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Harsh Vardhan presenting the book authored by him “A Tale of Two Drops”

The Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Harsh Vardhan presenting the book authored by him “A Tale of Two Drops”

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