World’s 20 richest $70bn poorer, India has 84 billionaires: Forbes

World’s 20 richest $70bn poorer, India has 84 billionaires: Forbes

🕔09:51, 2.Mar 2016

New York, March 2  More than $70 billion has been wiped off the wealth of the world’s 20 richest people following a slump on global financial markets, according to Forbes’ latest annual ranking of billionaires. India has the fourth largest

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Connectivity key to India’s progress: Sushma Swaraj

Connectivity key to India’s progress: Sushma Swaraj

🕔09:50, 2.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 2  Connectivity is the key to India meeting its promises of growth, employment and prosperity, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday.“Connectivity today is central to the globalisation process,” Sushma Swaraj said while delivering the inaugural

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Prabhu inaugurates bar coding, rail auto hub

Prabhu inaugurates bar coding, rail auto hub

🕔09:50, 2.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 2  Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday unveiled bar codes for unreserved tickets to prevent fraud and a rail auto hub near Chennai.“This new bar coding system on unreserved rail tickets will stop possible fraudulent activities which

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PNB Flags Off Roadshow of Financial Inclusion Campaign

PNB Flags Off Roadshow of Financial Inclusion Campaign

🕔09:44, 2.Mar 2016

In order to accelerate the momentum of Financial Literacy work through 251 Financial Literacy Centres of all banks imparting Financial Literacy amongst un-Banked, Rural poor living in far flung areas & Urban poor & un-Banked masses in the State of

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BHEL bags Rs.5,600 Crore order in Tamil Nadu

BHEL bags Rs.5,600 Crore order in Tamil Nadu

🕔09:41, 2.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 2: Reposing confidence in BHEL’s technological and project execution capabilities, the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Selvi J. Jayalalithaa, handed over the Letter of Award (LoA) for setting up of the Main Plant Package for the 2×800

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CMD, Power Finance Corporation Ltd. (PFC), M.K. Goel presenting the interim dividend cheque of Rs.402.71 crore for the Financial Year

CMD, Power Finance Corporation Ltd. (PFC), M.K. Goel presenting the interim dividend cheque of Rs.402.71 crore for the Financial Year

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CMD, Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd. (SJVN), R.N. Misra presenting the interim dividend cheque of Rs.167.99 crore for the Financial Year

CMD, Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd. (SJVN), R.N. Misra presenting the interim dividend cheque of Rs.167.99 crore for the Financial Year

🕔09:36, 2.Mar 2016 Read Full Article
REC pays Rs. 718.52 cr interim dividend to GOI

REC pays Rs. 718.52 cr interim dividend to GOI

🕔21:04, 1.Mar 2016

New Delhi, Mar 01 Rajeev Sharma, Chairman and Managing Director of Rural Electrification Corporation Limited (REC), a Navratna Public Sector Undertaking under Ministry of Power, presented RTGS credit advice towards payment of Interim Dividend for the Financial Year 2015-16, amounting to

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Only 60 percent of interest accrued after April 1 taxable

Only 60 percent of interest accrued after April 1 taxable

🕔16:04, 1.Mar 2016

Chennai, March 1  The central government on Tuesday clarified that only some portion of the interest accrued on Employees Provident Fund (EPF) contributions made after April 1 this year will the taxed while the principal will continue to remain tax

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Micromax launches seven-inch 4G tablet

Micromax launches seven-inch 4G tablet

🕔16:03, 1.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 1  Indian smartphone maker Micromax on Tuesday launched its first 4G tablet – Canvas Tab P702, with seven-inch HD IPS display and 3000mAh battery.The tablet will be exclusively available on e-tail website Snapdeal starting from March 1,

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India’s 2016-17 budget credit positive: Moody’s and Fitch Ratings

India’s 2016-17 budget credit positive: Moody’s and Fitch Ratings

🕔14:57, 1.Mar 2016

Chennai, March 1  Global credit rating agencies — Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) and Fitch Ratings — termed India’s fiscal budget for 2016-17 as credit positive for sovereign rating, but pointed out certain uncertainties. “The budget is modestly credit positive for

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Nepal PM to visit China

Nepal PM to visit China

🕔14:42, 1.Mar 2016

Kathmandu, March 1  Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli will pay an official visit to China towards March end, the media reported on Tuesday.A meeting of the Council of Ministers took a formal decision on Monday evening regarding the trip,

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Canada to help rebuild quake-hit Nepal

Canada to help rebuild quake-hit Nepal

🕔14:41, 1.Mar 2016

Kathmandu, March 1  Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) has announced to help rebuild Nepal following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the Himalayan nation in April 2015, a statement said here on Tuesday.The $1.2 million investment that was announced

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Modi may attend global Sufi meet in Delhi

Modi may attend global Sufi meet in Delhi

🕔14:40, 1.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 1  Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to attend the first World Sufi Forum (WSF) – an event that will highlight India as the “global centre for moderate” Islam – to be held here this month, organisers

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Our Pygmy Leaders: TALK INNANETIES AS REALITY BITES…

Our Pygmy Leaders: TALK INNANETIES AS REALITY BITES…

🕔11:12, 1.Mar 2016

Our Pygmy Leaders TALK INNANETIES AS REALITY BITES By Poonam I Kaushish  Where is my India going? Most important, where are our leaders taking it? To hell it seems. I agonise over these questions as a battle royale rages in

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Petrol price cut by Rs.3.02 a litre, diesel hiked by Rs.1.47

Petrol price cut by Rs.3.02 a litre, diesel hiked by Rs.1.47

🕔10:14, 1.Mar 2016

New Delhi, Feb 29  State-run Indian Oil Corp moved in contrary directions on Monday, cutting the petrol price by Rs.3.02 a litre, but raising diesel by Rs.1.47, both at Delhi, with corresponding changes in other states and effective midnight.

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Food Security Act to be implemented in UP from Tuesday

Food Security Act to be implemented in UP from Tuesday

🕔10:14, 1.Mar 2016

Lucknow, March 1 The Food Security Act is set to be implemented across Uttar Pradesh from Tuesday, an official said.Once the act comes into effect, poor families will get wheat at Rs. 2 and rice at Rs. 3 per kg.Until now,

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NASA announces plans to build supersonic passenger jet

NASA announces plans to build supersonic passenger jet

🕔10:13, 1.Mar 2016

Washington, March 1  US space agency NASA announced that it is planning to build a supersonic passenger jet which will be as quiet and efficient as possible, the media reported on Tuesday.NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on Monday said that it

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‘Pakistan-US strategic dialogue strengthened ties’

‘Pakistan-US strategic dialogue strengthened ties’

🕔10:12, 1.Mar 2016

Islamabad, March 1  Pakistan Prime Minister’s Adviser on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz said the strategic dialogue with the US has further strengthened bilateral relations, the medi reported on Tuesday.Aziz made the comments along with US Secretary of State John Kerry

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