Nation’s progress linked to science and technology: Modi

Nation’s progress linked to science and technology: Modi

🕔11:41, 3.Jan 2015

Mumbai, Jan 3 Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday said a nation’s progress and its humman development is linked to science and technology but it can also increase inequality and damage the environment. “A nation’s progress and its human development are

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Centre will increase budget for northeast, says minister

Centre will increase budget for northeast, says minister

🕔11:40, 3.Jan 2015

New Delhi, Jan 3  DoNER Minister Jitendra Singh assured chief ministers of the northeastern states that the central government will increase the budget allocation for overall development of the region, a member of the North East Council (NEC) said Friday.

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Modi calls for creating ‘Swachhta Entrepreneurs’

Modi calls for creating ‘Swachhta Entrepreneurs’

🕔11:40, 3.Jan 2015

Mumbai, Jan 3  A Prime Minister Narendra Modi called upon banks to create one lakh “Swachhta Entrepreneurs” within a year, to make the “Swachh Bharat” vision a sustainable reality. “Can we create Swachhata entrepreneurs. There is immense scope in solid

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RailYatri.in launches fog impact predictor

RailYatri.in launches fog impact predictor

🕔11:39, 3.Jan 2015

New Delhi, Jan 3  In order to help innumerable railway passengers who get harassed due to the inordinate delays due to fog in winters, RailYatri.in has launched a fog warning feature in the app. “We launched this feature to help

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Action On N-E Concerns Set Rolling

Action On N-E Concerns Set Rolling

🕔11:34, 3.Jan 2015

Spotlight New Delhi, 3 January : The New Year ushers in hope for the people of the North East, with the Centre’s resolve to address their concern with action. Taking the initial step, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has spelt

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Pakistan rejects Indian report on blowing up of boat

Pakistan rejects Indian report on blowing up of boat

🕔11:15, 3.Jan 2015

Islamabad, Jan 3  Pakistan has rejected India’s claim that the crew of a Pakistani fishing boat blew up and sank their vessel in an attempt to evade capture at the hands of the Indian Navy in a high-speed chase at

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New Year Greeting to the People of Uzbekistan

New Year Greeting to the People of Uzbekistan

🕔10:51, 3.Jan 2015

Dear compatriots!          I have a tremendous privilege at these thrilling festive moments to express my deep respect to you all and extend congratulations from the bottom of the heart on the New Year. I take a great pleasure to convey

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CMD, POWERGRID felicitated with Power Persona of the Year award by CBIP

CMD, POWERGRID felicitated with Power Persona of the Year award by CBIP

🕔10:44, 3.Jan 2015

New Delhi, 03.01.2015 : R.N.Nayak, CMD POWERGRID has been felicitated with the Power Persona of the Year Award by Central Board Of Irrigation And Power (CBIP) in recognition of his contribution for accelerated development of Power Sector. Power Grid Corporation

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BHEL to set up Telangana’s first thermal power plant for Rs 3,810 cr

BHEL to set up Telangana’s first thermal power plant for Rs 3,810 cr

🕔10:42, 3.Jan 2015

New Delhi, January 3: The newly formed state of Telangana has entrusted Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) with the setting up of Telangana’s first Supercritical Thermal Power Plant. Valued at Rs.3,810 Crore, the order for setting up the 1×800 MW

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Koteeswaran new Indian Overseas Bank MD

Koteeswaran new Indian Overseas Bank MD

🕔10:40, 3.Jan 2015

Chennai, Jan 3  R. Koteeswaran has taken charge as managing director and chief executive officer of the government-owned Indian Overseas Bank (IOB), it was announced Friday. In a statement issued here, the bank said Koteeswaran, who was earlier an executive

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CBIP Award 2015 to Power Finance Corporation

CBIP Award 2015 to Power Finance Corporation

🕔12:43, 2.Jan 2015

PFC received “CBIP Award 2015” in the category of “Best Power Financing Company”. R. Nagarajan, Director (Finance), PFC received this award from Union Minister of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Prof. SanwarLalJatin a function organized by

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The PM, Narendra Modi calling on the President, Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan and wishing him Happy New Year,

The PM, Narendra Modi calling on the President, Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan and wishing him Happy New Year,

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2015, Cleaner India?: GET FUNDAMENTALS RIGHT…

2015, Cleaner India?: GET FUNDAMENTALS RIGHT…

🕔10:32, 2.Jan 2015

2015, Cleaner India? GET FUNDAMENTALS RIGHT By Dhurjati Mukherjee Will 2015 see the ‘Clean India’ mega campaign shift gear from photo-ops to genuine and concerted action? Unless the Government takes a holistic view, it may just end up as yet

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Rainy Friday morning in Delhi

Rainy Friday morning in Delhi

🕔10:29, 2.Jan 2015

New Delhi, Jan 2  It was a rainy morning here Friday. The Met office has forecast a cloudy day with the possibility of more rainfall. Over 45 trains were delayed due to the moderate overnight fog. According to the Northern

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AirAsia crash: Eighth body recovered, bad weather hampers search

AirAsia crash: Eighth body recovered, bad weather hampers search

🕔10:27, 2.Jan 2015

Jakarta, Jan 2  Another body from the victims of the crashed AirAsia plane in the Java Sea was recovered Thursday, taking the total number of bodies found till now to eight but bad weather continued to hamper the search operation.

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Jet fuel, non-subsidized-LPG rates cut sharply

Jet fuel, non-subsidized-LPG rates cut sharply

🕔10:23, 2.Jan 2015

New Delhi, Jan 2  In major relief for the country’s beleaguered airlines industry, jet fuel (ATF) rates were Thursday cut by a steep 12.5 percent with international oil prices continuing to plunge going below $55 a barrel. However, there was

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LIC launches co-branded credit card with UAE bank

LIC launches co-branded credit card with UAE bank

🕔10:20, 2.Jan 2015

Dubai, Jan 2  LIC International of India, an arm of India’s top insurance company LIC, has partnered with First Gulf Bank (FGB), a leading bank in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to launch a first-of-its-kind co-branded credit card in the

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RBI warns public against multi-level marketing schemes

RBI warns public against multi-level marketing schemes

🕔10:19, 2.Jan 2015

Chennai, Jan 2  Cautioning the public against multi-level marketing (MLM) activities, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said income under such schemes mainly comes from enrolling new members at high subscription. The central bank also urged people not to fall

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PDP, BJP may shake hands but hiccups remain

PDP, BJP may shake hands but hiccups remain

🕔10:17, 2.Jan 2015

Srinagar/Jammu, Jan 2  The PDP and the BJP, the two largest groups in the Jammu and Kashmir assembly, said Thursday they were prepared to form a government amid signs of problems in stitching an alliance. A day after a Peoples

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Modi to launch Delhi poll campaign Jan 10, BJP to counter AAP

Modi to launch Delhi poll campaign Jan 10, BJP to counter AAP

🕔10:16, 2.Jan 2015

New Delhi, Jan 2  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will Jan 10 formally kick off the BJP’s campaign for the Delhi assembly elections while the state unit plans an “aggressive” fight against the Aam Aadmi Party in the run-up to the

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