Textile traders extend 3-day strike against GST

Textile traders extend 3-day strike against GST

🕔20:57, 28.Jun 2017

Kolkata, June 28 (IANS) The ongoing three-day strike of textile traders against imposition of GST, was on Wednesday extended till June 30 after getting support from the Bhartiya Udyog Vypar Mandal which has also called for a trade shutdown on that

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No deferring GST launch : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

No deferring GST launch : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

🕔20:54, 28.Jun 2017

New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Yet again ruling out deferring the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday appealed to the opposition parties, their MPs and states where these parties run the governments to

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Kudankulam n-plant II restarts power generation

Kudankulam n-plant II restarts power generation

🕔20:52, 28.Jun 2017

Chennai, June 28 (IANS) The second 1,000 MW atomic power unit at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) restarted generation on Wednesday morning, said an official of the Nuclear Power Corp of India Ltd (NPCIL). “The unit has been synchronised to

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CBDT signs Advance Pricing Agreements with Indian taxpayers

CBDT signs Advance Pricing Agreements with Indian taxpayers

🕔20:52, 28.Jun 2017

New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has entered into five unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) with Indian taxpayers in June along with a bilateral APA involving the United Kingdom, the Finance Ministry said on Wednesday.

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UCO Bank to raise Rs 3,000 cr capital, hopes to be profitable in FY19

UCO Bank to raise Rs 3,000 cr capital, hopes to be profitable in FY19

🕔20:50, 28.Jun 2017

Kolkata, June 28 (IANS) State run lender UCO Bank, which is planning to raise Rs 3,000 crore capital in the current fiscal, is hoping to turn profitable in the next financial year, an official said on Wednesday. “This year it (return

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India not much affected by global ransomware attack yet : Prasad

India not much affected by global ransomware attack yet : Prasad

🕔20:49, 28.Jun 2017

New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) India has largely remained insulated so far from the massive ransomware attack that started in Ukraine and Russia on Tuesday and was spreading to other parts of world, including Asia, on Wednesday, IT Minister Ravi Shankar

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India’s domestic travel market to reach $48 bn by 2020 : Report

India’s domestic travel market to reach $48 bn by 2020 : Report

🕔20:47, 28.Jun 2017

New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) India’s domestic travel market is expected to grow at 11-11.5 per cent to reach $48 billion by 2020, says a report. The report by Google India, along with Boston Consulting Group (BCG), titled “Demystifying the Indian

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Unions call for strike on August 22 against banking reforms, mergers

Unions call for strike on August 22 against banking reforms, mergers

🕔20:43, 28.Jun 2017

Chennai, June 28 (IANS) The United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) has decided to strike work on August 22 against reforms in the banking sector, said a top leader of the All India Bank Employees’ Association (AIBEA) on Wednesday. “The UFBU

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L&T’s construction arm bags orders worth Rs 2,552 cr

L&T’s construction arm bags orders worth Rs 2,552 cr

🕔10:41, 28.Jun 2017

Mumbai, June 28  India-based multinational L&T on Tuesday said its construction arm has bagged orders worth Rs 2,552 crore across various business segments. According to the company, its transportation infrastructure and water effluent treatment businesses have jointly bagged an EPC

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Modi returns from three-nation tour

Modi returns from three-nation tour

🕔10:38, 28.Jun 2017

New Delhi, June 28 Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to India early on Wednesday morning after his three-nation tour. The Prime Minister visited Portugal, the US and the Netherlands. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj received Modi at the Delhi airport.

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PM, Narendra Modi and the Prime Minister of Netherlands, Mark Rutte witnessing the signing of MoUs between India and Netherlands,

PM, Narendra Modi and the Prime Minister of Netherlands, Mark Rutte witnessing the signing of MoUs between India and Netherlands,

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In Netherlands, Modi pitches for women empowerment in India

In Netherlands, Modi pitches for women empowerment in India

🕔10:24, 28.Jun 2017

The Hague, June 28  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a strong pitch for women’s empowerment, saying he is working for a women-led development of India. “There is a government sitting in the Centre that is thinking about women-led

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Modi invites Dutch investors to India

Modi invites Dutch investors to India

🕔10:17, 28.Jun 2017

The Hague, June 28  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday invited Dutch businesses, particularly its pension funds, to invest in India “where doing business is being rapidly eased” through a series of economic reforms. Modi, who is on an official

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India, Netherlands reaffirm commitment to combat terrorism

India, Netherlands reaffirm commitment to combat terrorism

🕔10:08, 28.Jun 2017

The Hague, June 28  Following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte, India and the Netherlands on Tuesday reaffirmed their commitment to combat terrorism and prevent radicalisation that could lead to violent extremism

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Belgium to invest 7 bn euros to counter extremist content online

Belgium to invest 7 bn euros to counter extremist content online

🕔12:46, 27.Jun 2017

Brussels, June 27  Belgium is to spend 6.8 million euros ($7.6 billion) on a so-called supersoftware to identify terrorists who browse web pages with extremist content, a minister said. On his official Twitter account on Monday, Interior Minister Jan Jambon

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BHEL bags EPC order for 15 MW Solar Photovoltaic Power Plant

BHEL bags EPC order for 15 MW Solar Photovoltaic Power Plant

🕔12:42, 27.Jun 2017

New Delhi, June 27: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has secured an order for setting up a 15 MW Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) Power Plant on Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) basis, in Gujarat. The order has been placed on BHEL

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My Dalit Vs Your Dalit: CASTE PERVADES PRESIDENT’S POLL…

My Dalit Vs Your Dalit: CASTE PERVADES PRESIDENT’S POLL…

🕔12:40, 27.Jun 2017

My Dalit Vs Your Dalit CASTE PERVADES PRESIDEN’S POLL By Poonam I Kaushish The caste genie unleashed three decades ago has now devoured India’s presidency. Bringing things to such a pass that India’s next Presidential contest is not about whether

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2nd n-plant at Kudankulam to restart generation soon

2nd n-plant at Kudankulam to restart generation soon

🕔11:43, 27.Jun 2017

Chennai, June 27  The second 1,000 MW unit at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) will restart generation soon, said a senior official of the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL). The unit was under outage since June 25

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India, US vow to fight terror, boost economic cooperation

India, US vow to fight terror, boost economic cooperation

🕔07:58, 27.Jun 2017

Washington, June 27 (IANS) India and the US on Monday reiterated their commitment to cooperate in the fight against international terrorism even as the two sides agreed to boost economic cooperation following the first ever meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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India’s benefit lies in strong America : PM Modi

India’s benefit lies in strong America : PM Modi

🕔07:52, 27.Jun 2017

Washington, June 27 (IANS) India on Monday said that the best of its benefits lies with a strong and successful America even as the two sides reiterated cooperation in the fight against terrorism. Asserting that the fight against terrorism is the

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