Democracy finally arrives at UN for secretary general’s election

Democracy finally arrives at UN for secretary general’s election

🕔13:10, 27.Feb 2016

United Nations, Feb 27  After 70 years, democracy is finally arriving at the UN for the election of its next head. It will also be the first with women running for the top job.Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s successor is to

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CMD, Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd. (NLC), Sarat Kumar Acharya presenting a dividend cheque of Rs.226.49 crore to the MoS (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal

CMD, Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd. (NLC), Sarat Kumar Acharya presenting a dividend cheque of Rs.226.49 crore to the MoS (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal

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India can gain over $500 bn yearly joining TPP : Economic Survey

India can gain over $500 bn yearly joining TPP : Economic Survey

🕔00:14, 27.Feb 2016

New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) India could experience export gains of more than $500 billion per year, or 60 percent increase, from joining an expanded Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) or participating in a comprehensive Free Trade Area of the Asia Pacific (FTAAP)

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Facebook launches Canvas to bring life into mobile ads

Facebook launches Canvas to bring life into mobile ads

🕔14:32, 26.Feb 2016

New York, Feb 26 The social media giant Facebook on Friday launched Canvas — a new full-screen, immersive mobile ad experience that loads nearly instantaneously when someone taps on a news feed ad — for advertisers across the world.The new

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Japan to restart fourth nuclear reactor

Japan to restart fourth nuclear reactor

🕔14:31, 26.Feb 2016

Tokyo, Feb 26  Japan on Friday will restart its fourth nuclear reactor – unit 4 of the Takahama Nuclear Plant in Fukui Prefecture – after it was shut for leaking contaminated water.It would be Kansai Electric Power Company’s (KEPCO) second

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Economic Survey 2015-16 Highlights

Economic Survey 2015-16 Highlights

🕔13:54, 26.Feb 2016

By Prakash Bhargava Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday tabled the pre-Budget Economic Survey in the Lok Sabha. Here are the Highlights — * Eight percent growth in next couple of years * Indian economy stands out as a haven

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Economic Survey 2015-16 highlights need for more investment in Human Capital

Economic Survey 2015-16 highlights need for more investment in Human Capital

🕔12:45, 26.Feb 2016

Expresses concern at declining educational outcomes, emphasizes efficientcy delivery systems in health sector.   By TN Ashok New Delhi, Feb 26 : The pre budget 2015-16 Economic Survey tabled in Parliament today says  social infrastructure scenario in the country reflects gaps

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India Ranks First in Milk Production, Accounting for 18.5 Per Cent of World Production

India Ranks First in Milk Production, Accounting for 18.5 Per Cent of World Production

🕔12:44, 26.Feb 2016

India Recording A Growth of 6.26 % whereas World Milk Production Increases by  3.1 % Per Capita Availability of Milk in India has Increased from 176 grams per day in 1990-91 to 322 grams per day by 2014-15 Egg and

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Economic Survey 2015-16: Percentage Share of Horticulture Output in Agriculture is more than 33%

Economic Survey 2015-16: Percentage Share of Horticulture Output in Agriculture is more than 33%

🕔12:43, 26.Feb 2016

Over the Last Decade, The Area Under Horticulture grew by about 2.7 % Per Annum and Annual Production Increased by 7 % Production of Horticulture Crops have Outpaced the Production of Food Grain Since 2012-13 The Economic Survey 2015-16 presented

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Economic Survey 2015-16: Services Sector remains the Key Driver of Economic Growth

Economic Survey 2015-16: Services Sector remains the Key Driver of Economic Growth

🕔12:42, 26.Feb 2016

The services sector in India has remained the most vibrant sector in terms of contribution to national and state incomes, trade flows, FDI inflows, and employment.  According to the Economic Survey 2015-16 tabled in Parliament today, the services sector contributed

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Indian Economy — Haven of Macroeconomic Stability, Resilience and Optimism

Indian Economy — Haven of Macroeconomic Stability, Resilience and Optimism

🕔12:42, 26.Feb 2016

Fastest Growing Economy in the World   GDP growth could be 7 to 7.75 % in FY 2016-17  Over 8%Growth Forecast for next two years By TN Ashok New Delhi, Feb 26 : Despite the continuing global meltdown, India’s economy will

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Economic Survey 2015-16: Better off taking the benefit of subsidies

Economic Survey 2015-16: Better off taking the benefit of subsidies

🕔12:41, 26.Feb 2016

Economic Survey 2015-16 finds uneven distribution of Rs. 100,000 crore subsidies going to the better-off merely on account of 6 commodities like gold, LPG, Kerosene, Electricity, railway fares, aviation and turbine fuel (ATF) plus the Small Savings Scheme. The total

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Services Sector, Key Eco Growth Driver at 66.1% in 2015-16 – Economic Survey

Services Sector, Key Eco Growth Driver at 66.1% in 2015-16 – Economic Survey

🕔12:41, 26.Feb 2016

IT Sector Contributes Majorly to FE Earnings  By TN Ashok New Delhi, Feb 26: Services sector dominated by the IT and IT enabled services and telecom sector has remained the main driver of the Indian Economy in FY 2015-16 with

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GST rollout to mark an unprecedented reforms measure in the modern global tax history

GST rollout to mark an unprecedented reforms measure in the modern global tax history

🕔12:40, 26.Feb 2016

Economic Survey 2015-16 proposes widening tax net from 5.5 percent of earning individuals to more than 20 percent, reasonable taxation of the better-off individuals with income from Real Estate and Agriculture, phasing out of the tax exemption Raj.  Higher Property

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Fiscal Deficit target of 3.9% for FY 2015-16 achievable–Economic Survey

Fiscal Deficit target of 3.9% for FY 2015-16 achievable–Economic Survey

🕔12:40, 26.Feb 2016

FY 2016-17 Challenging from Fiscal Point By TN Ashok New Delhi, Feb 26: India’s fiscal deficit target of 3.9 per cent of GDP in FY 2015-16 seems achievable as this assessment is based on the pattern of revenue and expenditure in

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Trade deficit dips to US$ 106.8 bln in April-January 2015-16

Trade deficit dips to US$ 106.8 bln in April-January 2015-16

🕔12:40, 26.Feb 2016

CAD limits at 1.4 percent of GDP during April-September, 2015-16  Foreign Exchange Reserves stand at 351.5 billion US dollars as on 5th February By TN Ashok New delhi, Feb 26 : The pre budget 2015-16 Economic Survey testifies to strong macroeconomic outlook

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Indian Economy needs to create enough “good” Safe Productive well-paying Jobs

Indian Economy needs to create enough “good” Safe Productive well-paying Jobs

🕔12:40, 26.Feb 2016

The Economic Survey 2015-2016 stresses that India being in the midway through its demographic dividend is providing an economic growth in terms of the working age share of the population. Hence to exploit this dividend and meet the growing aspiration

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Economic Survey pegs growth at 7-7.5 percent for 2016-17

Economic Survey pegs growth at 7-7.5 percent for 2016-17

🕔12:39, 26.Feb 2016

New Delhi, Feb 26  The Economic Survey for 2015-16 tabled in parliament on Friday has pegged India’s growth for the next fiscal in the 7-7.75 percent range.Reviewing the major developments during the fiscal, the survey said that according to the

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Positive Changes Sweeping Power Sector

Positive Changes Sweeping Power Sector

🕔12:35, 26.Feb 2016

Survey Suggests Possibility of Achieving Reasonably Greater Progressivity in Tariff Structures with Lower Tariffs for the Poor  New Paradigm of Surplus Power Sets Stage for Continuing Reforms for Powering “One India”  Since the present government came to the power , the

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Nearly two weeks needed to restore Delhi water supply completely: Minister

Nearly two weeks needed to restore Delhi water supply completely: Minister

🕔10:09, 26.Feb 2016

New Delhi, Feb 26  Delhi Water Minister Kapil Mishra on Thursday said that it would take nearly two weeks to completely restore water supply in the national capital.“We cannot restore the water supply fully in the entire city till Munak

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