President-elect of UN General Assembly, Mr. Mogens Lykketoft calling on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi

President-elect of UN General Assembly, Mr. Mogens Lykketoft calling on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi

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President of India’s greets Uzbekistan on the eve of Independence Day

President of India’s greets Uzbekistan on the eve of Independence Day

🕔20:14, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, August 31 The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the eve oftheir 24th Anniversary of Independence Day (September 1, 2015). In a

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India, Australia to ink agreement in mining sector

India, Australia to ink agreement in mining sector

🕔20:07, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) India and Australia are likely to sign a bilateral agreement to prepare a roadmap for using latest technologies in exploration during the four-day visit of union Steel and Mines minister Narendra Singh Tomar to Australia beginning

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Indian Delegation of MPs, corporate heads to visit Germany

Indian Delegation of MPs, corporate heads to visit Germany

🕔18:55, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) A delegation of parliamentarians and corporate heads from India is headed for Germany on a five-day study tour from Tuesday, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Ficci) said on Monday. The Indian delegation, whose

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Petrol Diesel prices reduced by Rs. 2 and 50 paisa

Petrol Diesel prices reduced by Rs. 2 and 50 paisa

🕔18:50, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31 With global crude oil in free fall, Indian Oil Corp (IOC) on Monday cut the prices of petrol by Rs.2 a litre and of diesel by 50 paise, both prices inclusive of levies in Delhi, with

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Web-based system launched for DBT projects

Web-based system launched for DBT projects

🕔15:24, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31  Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday launched a web-enabled information management system for the department of biotechnology (DBT) projects. It is expected to avoid delay in processing project proposals and allow access to

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China blasts toll rises to 158

China blasts toll rises to 158

🕔15:19, 31.Aug 2015

Beijing, Aug 31  The death toll in the warehouse explosions in China’s Tianjin city has risen to 158 while 15 others still remain missing, rescue authorities said on Monday. The dead include 94 firefighters, 11 policemen and 53 civilians. The

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Black money: Swiss banks ask Indians to use compliance window

Black money: Swiss banks ask Indians to use compliance window

🕔15:18, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31  Swiss and other European banks have asked Indian customers to avail the ongoing one-time compliance window granted by the tax department for disclosure of foreign assets.The call has been made in the wake of the final

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PM releases digital audio CDs of Ramcharitmanas

PM releases digital audio CDs of Ramcharitmanas

🕔15:16, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday released a digital version of epic Ramcharitmanas, a set of digital audio compact discs produced by All India Radio. “The strength of Akashvani is immense and I fully understand it.

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Rajiv Mehrishi appointed new union home secretary

Rajiv Mehrishi appointed new union home secretary

🕔15:08, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The central government on Monday appointed Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi as the new union home secretary. He succeeds L.C. Goyal. “The prime minister has approved the appointment of Rajiv Mehrishi as union home secretary for a

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Address by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan H.E. Mr. Islam Karimov at the Opening Ceremony of the Tenth «Sharq Taronalari» International Music Festival

Address by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan H.E. Mr. Islam Karimov at the Opening Ceremony of the Tenth «Sharq Taronalari» International Music Festival

🕔14:43, 31.Aug 2015

Dear participants of the festival! Distinguished guests! Ladies and gentlemen! First of all, allow me from the bottom of my heart to congratulate you, my dear ones, participants of the Sharq Taronalari International Music Festival in the ancient and beautiful

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Australia launches ‘selfie’ service to attract tourists

Australia launches ‘selfie’ service to attract tourists

🕔14:09, 31.Aug 2015

Melbourne, Aug 31  Taking the selfie experience to another level, Australia has launched a selfie service as part of a campaign to attract tourists to the country.To participate in “GIGA Selfie” events, tourists are required to stand on a predetermined

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New policy for small, medium industries: Jayalalithaa

New policy for small, medium industries: Jayalalithaa

🕔14:06, 31.Aug 2015

Chennai, Aug 31  Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Monday said her government will come out with a new policy for the growth of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME).She also told the assembly that a multi-storied industrial complex

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Modi greets Malaysia on Independence Day

Modi greets Malaysia on Independence Day

🕔14:04, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted the people of Malaysia on their Independence Day.“Greetings to people of Malaysia on their Independence Day. We cherish our deep-rooted ties with Malaysia,” the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), in

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Rajiv Mehrishi appointed new union home secretary

Rajiv Mehrishi appointed new union home secretary

🕔14:03, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31  The central government on Monday appointed Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi as the new union home secretary. He succeeds L.C. Goyal.“The prime minister has approved the appointment of Rajiv Mehrishi as union home secretary for a period

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Satya Murty new director for IGCAR

Satya Murty new director for IGCAR

🕔14:02, 31.Aug 2015

Chennai, Aug 31  Distinguished scientist S.A.V. Satya Murty will take over as the next director of fast breeder research unit Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), said a statement.According to a statement issued by IGCAR on Monday, Murty, now

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Rupee Slide: HEAR THE WARNING BELL? …

Rupee Slide: HEAR THE WARNING BELL? …

🕔13:39, 31.Aug 2015

Rupee Slide HEAR THE WARNING BELL? By Shivaji Sarkar The crashing rupee, falling interest rates, flight of capital from stock markets, not jettisoning Manmohanomics and no new economic paradigm are affecting the Indian economy. The rupee unfortunately is touching the

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Airtel, Idea hike post-paid data tariff

Airtel, Idea hike post-paid data tariff

🕔10:35, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31  Telecom operators Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular have hiked charges for post-paid customers by 20 percent in various circles, including the national capital.As per information posted on the companies’ websites, Airtel has raised data tariffs in

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Kejriwal launches amnesty scheme for power consumers

Kejriwal launches amnesty scheme for power consumers

🕔10:33, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday launched a one-time amnesty scheme for lakhs of electricity consumers in the city who had not cleared their dues because of various reasons ranging from inflated bills to power

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Over 300 cities identified for Housing for All scheme

Over 300 cities identified for Housing for All scheme

🕔10:32, 31.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 31 The government has identified over 300 cities and towns across nine states for implementing its Housing for All scheme, an official statement said on Sunday.“Three hundred and five cities and towns have been identified in nine states

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