ONGC felicitates Arjuna Awardees

ONGC felicitates Arjuna Awardees

🕔09:51, 31.Aug 2016

ONGC felicitated its sportspersons who were conferred with the Arjuna Award on National Sports Day. Five of the 15 recipients of Arjuna Award this year are ONGC sportspersons. Shiva Thapa (Boxing), Amit Kumar (Wrestling) and Sourav Kothari (Billiards & Snooker)

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Next monetary policy may be decided by MPC: Jaitley

Next monetary policy may be decided by MPC: Jaitley

🕔09:44, 31.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 31  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here on Tuesday said that the next monetary policy can be decided by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) if the nominees to the committee are finalised.“If nominees on RBI MPC are decided,

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PM inaugurates ambitious water project in Gujarat, revives development plank

PM inaugurates ambitious water project in Gujarat, revives development plank

🕔21:45, 30.Aug 2016

Jamnagar, Aug 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the first phase of the ambitious Rs 12,000 crore  (Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation Yojna) project that aims to satiate the water and irrigation needs of the perennially parched regions of

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India-US trade will be aided by interaction at many levels : Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

India-US trade will be aided by interaction at many levels : Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

🕔21:39, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said India-US trade will get a boost from business-to-business, business-to-government and government-to-government interactions, in a context where new structural reforms like GST will boost growth and the overall development of

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India, US sign military logistics agreement; say not to involve bases

India, US sign military logistics agreement; say not to involve bases

🕔21:34, 30.Aug 2016

Washington/New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) India and the US signed an agreement on sharing military logistics, in a major step forward in closer bilateral defence cooperation, though both sides clarified it will not involve setting up of military bases. The Logistics

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US backs bringing perpetrators of Mumbai, Pathankot to justice : Kerry

US backs bringing perpetrators of Mumbai, Pathankot to justice : Kerry

🕔21:26, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) US Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday said the US continues to support all efforts to bring the perpetrators of the Mumbai and Pathankot terror attacks to justice, and added that there can be no

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Terror attack on Chinese embassy in Kyrgyz capital Bishkek

Terror attack on Chinese embassy in Kyrgyz capital Bishkek

🕔21:20, 30.Aug 2016

Bishkek/Beijing, Aug 30 (IANS) An unidentified assailant on Tuesday rammed a Mitsubishi car into the gates of the Chinese embassy in the Kyrgyzstan capital, causing an explosion that killed him and injured five others. China has strongly condemned the terrorist attack.

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India-US logistics deal to work only on mutual consent: Defence Ministry

India-US logistics deal to work only on mutual consent: Defence Ministry

🕔14:30, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30 The Defence Ministry said on Tuesday that the newly-inked India-US military logistics agreement will work only on mutual consent, and clarified that it does not provide for setting up of bases or an obligation to carry

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Sitharaman, Pritzker begin economy leg of India-US dialogue

Sitharaman, Pritzker begin economy leg of India-US dialogue

🕔14:15, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30  India and the US on Tuesday began the economy leg of their Strategic and Commercial Dialogue, with Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman asking America Inc to join the country’s ‘Make in India’ initiative. Sitharaman first met with

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MoS External Affairs, Gen (Retd.) V K Singh with Ambassador of Vietnam to India, H.E. Mr. Ton Sinh Thanh at the National Day Reception

MoS External Affairs, Gen (Retd.) V K Singh with Ambassador of Vietnam to India, H.E. Mr. Ton Sinh Thanh at the National Day Reception

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Ambassador of Japan to India, Kenji Hiramatsu calling on the Union Minister for Civil Aviation, Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati,

Ambassador of Japan to India, Kenji Hiramatsu calling on the Union Minister for Civil Aviation, Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati,

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Modi reaches Gujarat to inaugurate irrigation project

Modi reaches Gujarat to inaugurate irrigation project

🕔10:43, 30.Aug 2016

Ahmedabad, Aug 30 Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Jamnagar on Tuesday to launch the SAUNI Yojna irrigation scheme, a project he had initiated in 2012 as the Gujarat Chief Minister.“Gujarat warmly welcomes Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Shri @narendramodi ji,” Gujarat

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France calls on World Bank to aid vulnerable states

France calls on World Bank to aid vulnerable states

🕔10:27, 30.Aug 2016

Paris, Aug 30  French President Francois Hollande called on the World Bank to further bolster financial aid to the world’s poorest countries and most vulnerable states, notably in the Sahel and the Middle East. At a meeting with World Bank

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Haryana assembly ratifies GST Bill

Haryana assembly ratifies GST Bill

🕔10:23, 30.Aug 2016

Chandigarh, Aug 30  The Haryana assembly on Monday ratified the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.Finance Minister Abhimanyu, who had moved the motion to this effect, said that the passage of the GST Bill was a revolutionary step.The state, ruled

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India’s biggest telecom spectrum auction deferred by two days

India’s biggest telecom spectrum auction deferred by two days

🕔10:22, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30  India’s biggest-ever telecom spectrum auction has been deferred by two days,to October 1 from September 29, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) said in a revised Notice Inviting Application (NIA) for the auction here on Monday. While

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Sushma, Kerry to co-chair India-US dialogue

Sushma, Kerry to co-chair India-US dialogue

🕔10:21, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and US Secretary of State John Kerry will lead their respective sides at the 2nd India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue here later on Tuesday to review the progress on decisions taken

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‘India-UK trade can be formalised after Brexit’

‘India-UK trade can be formalised after Brexit’

🕔10:19, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30  India and the UK on Monday discussed ways to boost bilateral trade in a new scenario following Britain’s decision to leave the European Union (EU).Talks were held here between Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and the UK’s

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India to stand by Myanmar on its development path: Modi

India to stand by Myanmar on its development path: Modi

🕔10:16, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday assured Myanmar, which has freshly attained democracy, that India will stand by it in every step of its ambition to develop as a modern nation. “Your great nation has entered

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India, Myanmar agree to increase bilateral cooperation

India, Myanmar agree to increase bilateral cooperation

🕔10:15, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30  Reaffirming their commitment to work closely together in all international multilateral organisations, India and Myanmar on Monday agreed that “greater bilateral cooperation” is required to promote inclusive growth and development and to contribute to peace, prosperity and

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Development aid, tackling insurgency figure in India-Myanmar talks

Development aid, tackling insurgency figure in India-Myanmar talks

🕔10:14, 30.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 30  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday assured Myanmar, which has newly attained democracy, that India will stand by it every step of the way in its bid to develop as a modern nation even as both

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