India to use more satellites for public services, e-governance: ISRO chief

India to use more satellites for public services, e-governance: ISRO chief

🕔10:11, 2.Sep 2016

Bengaluru, Sep 2  Making optimal utilisation of its space assets, India will use more satellites to deliver public services and ensure e-governance, said a top official on Thursday. “We are working with about 60 departments of the central government and

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PAHAL scheme saved Rs 21,000 crore in India: Pradhan

PAHAL scheme saved Rs 21,000 crore in India: Pradhan

🕔10:09, 2.Sep 2016

Bhubaneswar, Sep 2  Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday said successful implementation of PAHAL, effecting elimination of duplicate and ghost consumers, has resulted in estimated savings of more than Rs 21,000 crore.“Today, we are having more than

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Pradhan Mantri Gram Parivahan Yojana to improve rural connectivity

Pradhan Mantri Gram Parivahan Yojana to improve rural connectivity

🕔10:08, 2.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 2  In a move to give a boost to transportation in rural India, the central government is all set to bring about ‘Pradhan Mantri Gram Parivahan Yojana’ that will make 80,000 commercial passenger vehicles available in the

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Coal India constitutes panel to revise salary of over 3 lakh workers

Coal India constitutes panel to revise salary of over 3 lakh workers

🕔10:07, 2.Sep 2016

Bhubaneswar, Sep 2  Ahead of the Bharat bandh called by various trade unions, Coal India Limited (CIL) has constituted the 10th Joint Bipartite Committee for the Coal Industry (JBCCI) for pay revision of over three lakh non-executive employees working in

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India, Egypt set $8-bn trade target

India, Egypt set $8-bn trade target

🕔09:05, 2.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) India and Egypt on Thursday agreed to increase their two-way trade to $8 billion from $3 billion in the near future. “We are looking at intensifying the dialogue to enhance trade volume to $8 billion from

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7.1-magnitude quake jolts New Zealand, tsunami warning issued

7.1-magnitude quake jolts New Zealand, tsunami warning issued

🕔08:51, 2.Sep 2016

Wellington, Sep 2 (IANS) A tsunami warning was issued after an earthquake, measuring 7.1 on the Richter Scale, hit Zealand’s North Island on Friday, the media reported. The quake hit around 100 km northeast of the East Cape settlement of Te

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GK Satish takes over as Director (Planning & Business Development) at IndianOil

GK Satish takes over as Director (Planning & Business Development) at IndianOil

🕔06:13, 2.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 01 G K Satish has taken over as Director (Planning & Business Development) on the Board of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. (IndianOil) here today. Prior to this, he was Executive Director In-charge (Gas Business) at IndianOil. A

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Ban Ki-moon holds talks with Sri Lankan PM

Ban Ki-moon holds talks with Sri Lankan PM

🕔14:17, 1.Sep 2016

Colombo, Sep 1  UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon held talks with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo on Thursday. The Secretary General, who is on his second official visit to the country since the end of the civil

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K. Sreekant assumes charge of Director (Finance), POWERGRID

K. Sreekant assumes charge of Director (Finance), POWERGRID

🕔14:01, 1.Sep 2016

Delhi, 01.09.2016 : K. Sreekant has assumed the charge of Director (Finance) of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID) on 1st September, 2016. Prior to taking up this assignment, he was working as General Manager (Finance), NTPC. Shri Sreekant has

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15 states ratified GST, a step away from presidential nod

15 states ratified GST, a step away from presidential nod

🕔13:20, 1.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 1  The Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill ratified by 15 states, awaits the magical number of 16 before it is sent to the president for his assent.After Goa became the 15th state to ratify the GST

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Reliance Jio to offer free voice calls, data, roaming till year-end

Reliance Jio to offer free voice calls, data, roaming till year-end

🕔13:19, 1.Sep 2016

Mumbai, Sep 1  Burying all speculation, Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani said on Thursday the commercial operations of Reliance Jio will start from Dec 31. The company also offered several freebies to attract customers.The chairman gave this information while addressing

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India dismisses Iranian news report on Sushma

India dismisses Iranian news report on Sushma

🕔13:17, 1.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 1  The External Affairs Ministry on Thursday described as “totally false” a report carried by an Iranian news website which, citing an Indian media outlet, quoted Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj as saying that China should

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REC signs MOU with Ministry of Power for FY 2016-17

REC signs MOU with Ministry of Power for FY 2016-17

🕔10:38, 1.Sep 2016

Rural Electrification Corporation Limited (REC) signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ministry of Power, GoI,setting out Targets for various Performance Parameters for FY 2016-17. The MoU was signed by Shri P. K.Pujari, Secretary, Ministry of Power and Shri Rajeev

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Curfew imposed in three places in Kashmir

Curfew imposed in three places in Kashmir

🕔09:54, 1.Sep 2016

Srinagar, Sep 1  Authorities on Thursday imposed curfew at three places in the Kashmir Valley Thursday as separatists extended their protest shutdown till September 8.“Curfew has been imposed in areas falling under the jurisdiction of Nowhatta and M.R.Gunj police stations

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Myanmar grants e-visa at three border crossings with Thailand

Myanmar grants e-visa at three border crossings with Thailand

🕔09:53, 1.Sep 2016

Nay Pyi Taw, Sep 1  Myanmar has granted e-visa for tourists and business visitors at three border crossings with Thailand starting from Thursday.The authorities began e-visa services for tourists entering the country through Yangon International Airport on September 1, 2014

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The Secretary of State of the United States of America, John Kerry calls on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi

The Secretary of State of the United States of America, John Kerry calls on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi

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PNB Holds Extra Ordinary General Meeting

PNB Holds Extra Ordinary General Meeting

🕔09:43, 1.Sep 2016

An Extra ordinary General meeting of Punjab National Bank was held on 31.8.2016 at New Delhi to approve the allotment of 16,43,70,768 shares of Rs.2 each at a premium of Rs.126.49 per share amounting to Rs. 2112 crores to Government of India.

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Michel Temer sworn in as new Brazil president

Michel Temer sworn in as new Brazil president

🕔09:38, 1.Sep 2016

Brasilia, Sep 1  Michel Temer was sworn in as the new president of Brazil after Dilma Rousseff was stripped of the presidency by the Senate in an impeachment trial.At a special session of Congress on Wednesday, after the playing of

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Rs 500 cr project fund okayed for Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam

Rs 500 cr project fund okayed for Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam

🕔09:35, 1.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sept 01  The cabinet on Wednesday approved creation of a Project Development Fund (PDF) with a corpus of Rs 500 crore for catalysing the country’s economic presence in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.“The PDF shall be housed in

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Jharkhand Governor Droupadi Murmu to inaugurate First International Conference on LPG in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand Governor Droupadi Murmu to inaugurate First International Conference on LPG in Bhubaneswar

🕔09:35, 1.Sep 2016

Bhubaneswar, Sept 01, 2016 India’s leading research organisation in areas of social and development research, Research & Development Initiative along with leading Public Sector oil companies – Bharat Petroleum Corporation, Indian Oil Corporation & Hindustan Petroleum Corporation have come together

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