Bharti Airtel to invest Rs.60,000 crore

Bharti Airtel to invest Rs.60,000 crore

🕔14:30, 30.Nov 2015

New Delhi, Nov 30 Aiming to provide better quality network, Bharti Airtel on Monday said it will invest Rs.60,000 crore in the next three years.“The programme, called Project Leap, will see a network transformation. Large parts of this investment will improve

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President greets Central African Republic on its National Day

President greets Central African Republic on its National Day

🕔14:20, 30.Nov 2015

New Delhi, Nov 30  President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday extended his greetings to the president and people of Central African Republic (CAR) on their National Day.“It gives me great pleasure to convey to you, to the government and the people

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7th Pay Panel Hike: FEW ENJOY, BULK SUFFERS…

7th Pay Panel Hike: FEW ENJOY, BULK SUFFERS…

🕔10:37, 30.Nov 2015

7th Pay Panel Hike FEW ENJOY, BULK SUFFERS By Shivaji Sarkar The Government continues to be the best employer. The Seventh Pay Commission increase of salaries by 23.5 per cent testifies this. It benefits approximately two crore people, less than

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Obama ‘optimistic’ about climate summit success

Obama ‘optimistic’ about climate summit success

🕔09:41, 30.Nov 2015

Washington, Nov 30 US President Barack Obama on Sunday said he was “optimistic” about sealing a global climate agreement at the upcoming two-week UN conference in Paris.“What makes this gathering different is that more than 180 nations have already submitted plans

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Thousands take part in climate change protest in Amsterdam

Thousands take part in climate change protest in Amsterdam

🕔09:40, 30.Nov 2015

The Hague, Nov 30  Around 6,000 to 7,000 people demanded measures to protect the climate in a demonstration held in Amsterdam on Sunday, a day before the opening of the United Nations climate change conference in Paris.The participants took part

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Hollande expects ‘political impulse’ at climate summit

Hollande expects ‘political impulse’ at climate summit

🕔09:39, 30.Nov 2015

Paris, Nov 30  The gathering of world leaders in Paris to negotiate ways to combat climate change should provide “a political impulse” to reach a “binding” and “ambitious” deal, French President Francois Hollande said on Sunday.“If I had to judge

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India’s financial conditions better over previous quarter: CII-IBA

India’s financial conditions better over previous quarter: CII-IBA

🕔09:38, 30.Nov 2015

New Delhi, Nov 30  Ahead of the Reserve Bank of India’s fifth bi-monthly policy review for this fiscal next week, industry chamber CII on Sunday said the country’s overall financial conditions have shown a healthy improvement, thanks to low cost

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Japan to give Rs.5,500 crore loan for Metro Rail projects

Japan to give Rs.5,500 crore loan for Metro Rail projects

🕔09:37, 30.Nov 2015

New Delhi, Nov 30  Japan will give development assistance loans worth Rs.5,479 crore for the Chennai and Ahmedabad Metro projects, an official statement said on Sunday.“The latest initiative is the agreement signed between the governments of India and Japan for

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Modi reaches Paris to attend climate summit

Modi reaches Paris to attend climate summit

🕔09:36, 30.Nov 2015

Paris, Nov 30  Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Paris on Sunday to attend the Conference of Parties (CoP) 21 climate summit that will begin on Monday. Modi is scheduled to launch a 122-country solar alliance with French President Francois

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RBI’s 5th monetary policy review of fiscal on Tuesday

RBI’s 5th monetary policy review of fiscal on Tuesday

🕔09:34, 30.Nov 2015

Mumbai, Nov 30  The fifth bi-monthly monetary policy review of the current fiscal by the Reserve Bank of India, to be announced on Tuesday is unlikely to propose any further rate cuts, analysts aver.In its previous policy review on September

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Nepal detains, frees Indian security personnel

Nepal detains, frees Indian security personnel

🕔09:33, 30.Nov 2015

New Delhi/Kathmandu, Nov 30  Nepali security forces on Sunday arrested two Indian security personnel after they intruded into the Himalayan nation while chasing smugglers, a senior official said. The detainees were later released by the Nepali authorities.A Sashastra Seema Bal

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Lok Sabha to discuss incidents of intolerance on Monday

Lok Sabha to discuss incidents of intolerance on Monday

🕔09:32, 30.Nov 2015

New Delhi, Nov 30  The Lok Sabha is scheduled to discuss on Monday the “situation arising out of incidents of intolerance” in the country, an official statement said.“A Motion of Notice given under rule 193 by P. Karunakaran (CPI-M) and

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Indian Army chief to visit Sri Lanka

Indian Army chief to visit Sri Lanka

🕔09:32, 30.Nov 2015

New Delhi, Nov 30  Indian Army chief Gen. Dalbir Singh will visit Sri Lanka from Monday to discuss various issues and enhance military cooperation between the two nations, an official statement said.“During his visit, General Dalbir Singh is scheduled to

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Prime Minister, Narendra Modi being received on his arrival at Paris to attend COP21 Summit, in France on November 29, 2015.

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi being received on his arrival at Paris to attend COP21 Summit, in France on November 29, 2015.

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S.K.Acharya, CMD, NLC honoured with  Life Time Achievement Award

S.K.Acharya, CMD, NLC honoured with Life Time Achievement Award

🕔07:53, 30.Nov 2015

Sarat Kumar Acharya, CMD, NLC was felicitated with Life Time Achievement Award on the concluding day of the “16th Annual Green Tech Sustainability & CSR Conference, 2015 held at Hyderabad on 27th and 28th of November,2015, for leading HR ,

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New Indo-Israeli long-range surface-to-air missile successfully tested

New Indo-Israeli long-range surface-to-air missile successfully tested

🕔15:11, 28.Nov 2015

Mumbai, Nov 28  India’s first long-range surface-to-air missile (LRSAM) -designated Barak 8 – jointly designed and developed by Israel’s IAI and India’s DRDO has been successfully flight tested from an Israeli naval Platform, an official said here on Saturday.The test

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Quake hits Japan

Quake hits Japan

🕔11:29, 28.Nov 2015

Tokyo, Nov 28  An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit Hokkaido prefecture of Japan on Saturday, the country’s meteorological agency said.The temblor, having a depth of 80 km in the Pacific off the Nemuro peninsula, occurred at 11.51

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Delhi to scrap ‘No Detention Policy’ till class 8

Delhi to scrap ‘No Detention Policy’ till class 8

🕔11:28, 28.Nov 2015

New Delhi, Nov 28  Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday introduced the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Delhi Amendment) Bill, 2015, in the assembly for scrapping of ‘No Detention Policy’ up to

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Javadekar hopeful of ‘good climate agreement’ in Paris

Javadekar hopeful of ‘good climate agreement’ in Paris

🕔11:26, 28.Nov 2015

By Prakash Bhargava New Delhi, Nov 28  Ahead of global climate summit in Paris starting next week, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday expressed hope that the world would be able to come out with a “good climate agreement” to

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Albania, India sign MoU on diplomatic passport holders

Albania, India sign MoU on diplomatic passport holders

🕔11:25, 28.Nov 2015

Tirana, Nov 28  Albania and India have signed an agreement on the removal of visa requirements for diplomatic and service passport holders between the two countries, Albanian Foreign Affairs Ministry has said.The agreement will serve the interests of both countries

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