US sees great potential for doing business with India: envoy

US sees great potential for doing business with India: envoy

🕔11:35, 29.Mar 2016

Washington, March 29  With India embarked on transformative economic programmes, the US sees great potential for doing business with India and to work for India’s rise as an economic powerhouse, according to Indian ambassador Arun Singh.India, in turn sees the

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Myanmar lifts emergency in western state

Myanmar lifts emergency in western state

🕔11:34, 29.Mar 2016

Yangon, March 29  The Myanmar government has lifted the state of emergency imposed on western Rakhine state since 2012, said an announcement of the current President’s Office published on Tuesday.The state of emergency was lifted across the state as no

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Highlights of Delhi Budget 2016-17

Highlights of Delhi Budget 2016-17

🕔11:33, 29.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 29  The following are some of the highlights of the Delhi Budget for 2016-17:Items on which Value Added Tax (VAT) is proposed to be slashed from 12.5 percent to 5 percent* Sweets and Namkeens* Readymade garments costing

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Kashmir governor approves supplementary budget for three months

Kashmir governor approves supplementary budget for three months

🕔11:32, 29.Mar 2016

Jammu, March 29  Jammu and Kashmir’s State Administrative Council (SAC) which met here on Monday under the chairmanship of Governor N.N. Vohra, approved supplementary budget for three months for the state.“The SAC approved the ‘On Account Appropriation’ for a period

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India’s economy a bright spot due to good policies: Modi

India’s economy a bright spot due to good policies: Modi

🕔11:32, 29.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that India’s economy was a bright spot in the world due to his government’s good policies and not good fortune. Addressing ‘Bloomberg India Economic Forum 2016’ meeting here, he

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PM announces new measure to improve labour market

PM announces new measure to improve labour market

🕔11:29, 29.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced that recruitment scores for government jobs will be made available to the private sector, as a new measure to improve the labour market and benefit the unemployed.“Finally, let me

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Boost development to enhance women’s role in preventing conflicts: India

Boost development to enhance women’s role in preventing conflicts: India

🕔11:28, 29.Mar 2016

United Nations, March 29  Drawing attention to the challenges posed by women’s under-representation in roles for preventing and ending conflicts, India has said that problem has to be met through broader development programs targeting women.“The issue of Women, Peace and

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‘India, Pakistan must show more maturity in bilateral relations’

‘India, Pakistan must show more maturity in bilateral relations’

🕔11:28, 29.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 29  Leading former diplomats and experts on Monday called on governments of both India and Pakistan to show more maturity in handling bilateral relations. “We are 69-year-old countries. We are grownups and why don’t we take responsibility

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MIT India Conference to build on ‘Startup India’ initiative

MIT India Conference to build on ‘Startup India’ initiative

🕔11:27, 29.Mar 2016

Washington, March 29  Celebrating the achievements of India, the MIT India Conference will focus on how to create a thriving startup ecosystem in India to put Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Startup India” initiative into action.Organized by the MIT Sloan School

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Protests erupt as Pakistan probe team heads to Pathankot

Protests erupt as Pakistan probe team heads to Pathankot

🕔11:26, 29.Mar 2016

Pathankot, March 29  Protests erupted near the Pathankot airbase on Tuesday morning as Pakistan’s Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probing the terror attack on the air base headed to Pathankot town in north Punjab.Activists of Punjab’s main opposition Congress party held

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Tata Sons proposes to increase stake in AirAsia India

Tata Sons proposes to increase stake in AirAsia India

🕔15:30, 28.Mar 2016

Mumbai, March 28  Industrial conglomerate Tata Sons on Monday proposed to increase its stake in AirAsia India to 49 percent.According to Tata Sons, it plans to increase equity stake in AirAsia India to 49 percent from its existing stake of

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CIL to hold special forward e-auction for power producers

CIL to hold special forward e-auction for power producers

🕔15:29, 28.Mar 2016

Kolkata March 28 State-run Coal India Limited (CIL) will conduct a special forward e-auction for power producers, including captive producers, on March 30 and 31, the company said in a notice.“The special forward e-auction phase V will be conducted as per

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President, Pranab Mukherjee presenting the Padma Bhushan Award to Anupam Pushkarnath Kher,

President, Pranab Mukherjee presenting the Padma Bhushan Award to Anupam Pushkarnath Kher,

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ONGC Board approves Field Development Plan

ONGC Board approves Field Development Plan

🕔15:14, 28.Mar 2016

ONGC Board approves Field Development Plan (FDP) for development of Cluster 2 fields of Deep-water NELP Block KG-DWN-98/2 Highlights:  Investment  :USD 5,076.37 million (INR 34,012 Crore)  Total Oil Production : 23.526 MMt  Total Gas Production : 50.706

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NTPC Organizes Third LENR-India Forum Meeting

NTPC Organizes Third LENR-India Forum Meeting

🕔13:50, 28.Mar 2016

The 3rd LENR-India discussion forum meeting was jointly organised by NETRA, R&D wing of NTPC Ltd and National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS) in Bangalore recently. Cold fusion or Low Energy Nuclear Reaction (LENR) technology is under research for achieving energy

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Haryana cabinet clears bill for Jat reservation

Haryana cabinet clears bill for Jat reservation

🕔12:58, 28.Mar 2016

Chandigarh, March 28  The Haryana cabinet on Monday cleared the bill that proposes to provide reservation to five communities, including the politically-dominant Jat community.The bill is likely to be brought in the state assembly later on Monday.Haryana Chief Minister Manohar

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President confers Padma awards

President confers Padma awards

🕔12:57, 28.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 28  President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday conferred Padma awards on 56 eminent personalities, including Dhirubhai Ambani (posthumously), actor Anupam Kher and former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai, at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan here.Mukherjee

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BHEL commissions 40 MW Hydro Power Plant in West Bengal

BHEL commissions 40 MW Hydro Power Plant in West Bengal

🕔12:21, 28.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 28: Just a month after the commissioning of the first 40 MW hydro electric generating unit at the Teesta Low Dam Hydro Electric Project (HEP) Stage-IV in West Bengal, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the

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Sharif cancels Britain visit after Lahore attack

Sharif cancels Britain visit after Lahore attack

🕔12:04, 28.Mar 2016

Islamabad, March 28  Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has cancelled his visit to Britain following the deadly Easter Sunday suicide attack in a Lahore city park that left at least 70 people killed and over 250 injured, a media report

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Lahore blast: Narendra Modi calls up Nawaz Sharif

Lahore blast: Narendra Modi calls up Nawaz Sharif

🕔12:03, 28.Mar 2016

w Delhi, March 28  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called up his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif and offered his “deep condolences” to the victims of the terror attack in Lahore park blast that left at least 69 dead, mostly women

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