The year when Telangana state became a reality

The year when Telangana state became a reality

🕔11:33, 29.Dec 2014

Hyderabad, Dec 29  The year just ending will go down in history as the one which brought the curtain down on Andhra Pradesh, which has existed for 58 years, and the one which fulfilled long-cherished aspirations of people of Telangana

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AirAsia management meets families of those on board missing plane

AirAsia management meets families of those on board missing plane

🕔11:32, 29.Dec 2014

Kuala Lumpur, Dec 29  The AirAsia management Sunday met family members of those on board missing flight QZ8501 to update them on the latest developments and reconfirmed their commitment to offering assistance. “We are deeply shocked and saddened by this

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UP on alert after Bengaluru blast

UP on alert after Bengaluru blast

🕔11:31, 29.Dec 2014

Lucknow, Dec 29  An alert has been sounded across Uttar Pradesh Monday after a low intensity blast killed a woman and injured three in Bengaluru late Sunday, an official said. District officials across 75 districts have been asked to remain

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Bengaluru blast terror attack: Kiren Rijiju

Bengaluru blast terror attack: Kiren Rijiju

🕔11:29, 29.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 29  The low-intensity blast in Bengaluru is a “terror attack” possibly carried out by SIMI, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said Monday. “Definitely, it is a terror attack,” Kiren Rijiju told the media here

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The Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Information & Broadcasting, Arun Jaitley addressing at the National Workshop

The Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Information & Broadcasting, Arun Jaitley addressing at the National Workshop

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Dense fog envelops UP, rail and air transport crippled

Dense fog envelops UP, rail and air transport crippled

🕔10:21, 29.Dec 2014

Lucknow, Dec 29 Most parts of Uttar Pradesh were blanketed by a dense fog Monday morning. With the cold wave continuing unabated, return of fog compounded the inclement weather, and crippled rail and air transport. More than four dozen trains

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Flipkart to promote handicrafts, products of small sellers

Flipkart to promote handicrafts, products of small sellers

🕔10:19, 29.Dec 2014

Bengaluru, Dec 29  Leading e-retailer Flipkart said it has tied up with Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) and Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association (Kassia) to promote sale of handicrafts and products of small sellers and local entrepreneurs from across

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Foreign investment in Indian capital markets touches $2 bn in December

Foreign investment in Indian capital markets touches $2 bn in December

🕔10:18, 29.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 29  Foreign investors have put in $2 billion in the Indian capital markets in December till date, taking this year’s total inflows to a whopping $42 billion since January, latest data showed. Net investment by overseas investors

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Reliance Industries’ Nagothane site to be shut for four weeks

Reliance Industries’ Nagothane site to be shut for four weeks

🕔10:17, 29.Dec 2014

Mumbai, Dec 29 Reliance Industries said that under a planned turnaround at its Nagothane manufacturing site, the cracker and some of the downstream units will be shut for four weeks, starting around mid-January 2015. The company said in a statement

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‘Missing AirAsia plane maybe at the bottom of the sea’

‘Missing AirAsia plane maybe at the bottom of the sea’

🕔10:16, 29.Dec 2014

Jakarta, Dec 29  The AirAsia plane which vanished Sunday with 162 people onboard on its way from Indonesia to Singapore is likely to be at the bottom of the sea, said Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency chief Bambang Soelistyo

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Obama says, Afghanistan still ‘dangerous place’

Obama says, Afghanistan still ‘dangerous place’

🕔10:15, 29.Dec 2014

Washington, Dec 29 US President Barack Obama acknowledged Sunday that Afghanistan is still a “dangerous place” as US-led coalition forces formally ended their 13-year-long combat mission in the country. “Afghanistan remains a dangerous place,” the president said in a statement

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Russia to supply coal, electricity to Ukraine

Russia to supply coal, electricity to Ukraine

🕔10:14, 29.Dec 2014

Moscow, Dec 29  Russia will provide 500,000 tons of coal to Ukraine per month, as well as 9 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak said Saturday. “500,000 tons of coal would be delivered per month and

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Airbus offers full support to AirAsia flight probe

Airbus offers full support to AirAsia flight probe

🕔10:13, 29.Dec 2014

Paris, Dec 29  European aircraft manufacturing consortium Airbus has announced full support to the probe into the disappearance of the AirAsia flight QZ8501 while it was flying from Indonesia to Singapore Sunday, with 162 passengers on board. Airbus announced its

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Australian aircraft joins search for missing AsiaAir flight

Australian aircraft joins search for missing AsiaAir flight

🕔10:12, 29.Dec 2014

Sydney, Dec 29  An Australian military aircraft Monday joined the search operation for missing AsiaAir flight QZ8501, which vanished over the Java Sea Sunday. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop phoned her Indonesian counterpart, Retno Marsudi, shortly after the plane’s disappearance

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North India shivers; season’s coldest in Delhi, UP toll now 125

North India shivers; season’s coldest in Delhi, UP toll now 125

🕔10:09, 29.Dec 2014

New Delhi/Srinagar/Lucknow/Shimla/Jaipur/Chandigarh/Patna, Dec 29  It was a bone-chilling day across northern India Sunday, as Jammu and Kashmir’s Leh recorded its coldest temperature at minus 17 degrees Celsius and Delhi saw the season’s coldest day at 2.6 degrees. While seven people

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Odisha to get Rs.2 lakh crore from coal auction in 20-years

Odisha to get Rs.2 lakh crore from coal auction in 20-years

🕔10:08, 29.Dec 2014

Bhubaneswar, Dec 29  Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Odisha would get about Rs.2 lakh crore from the auction of coal blocks in next 15-20 years. “The coal bearing states would get huge benefit from the coal block auctions. Odisha alone

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AAP promises special status for Delhi’s villages

AAP promises special status for Delhi’s villages

🕔10:07, 29.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 29  The AAP Sunday promised it would give special status to Delhi’s over 360 villages if voted to power in the capital. “The Aam Aadmi Party government will give special status to every village in Delhi. The

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Electronic development fund for start-ups soon: Prasad

Electronic development fund for start-ups soon: Prasad

🕔10:00, 29.Dec 2014

Kochi, Dec 29  Recommending replication of Kerala’s Startup Village model in other states in India to boost entrepreneurship, union Communication and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Sunday said the government will set up an electronic development fund for start-ups

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Jan Dhan, anti-black money steps major achievements: Ministry

Jan Dhan, anti-black money steps major achievements: Ministry

🕔09:59, 29.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 29  Listing its salient initiatives, the union finance ministry Sunday cited the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), the Varishtha Pension Bima Yojana (VPBY) and actions taken to curb black money as its major achievements in the

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Centre aims to provide 24X7 power to all by 2019

Centre aims to provide 24X7 power to all by 2019

🕔09:58, 29.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 29  The central government is on target to meet its ambitious goal to give uninterrupted electricity to all homes across India, an official said here Sunday. “Comprehensive state-specific action plans for 24×7 power to all homes is

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