Post-Doklam, Bhutanese King arrives on four-day India visit

Post-Doklam, Bhutanese King arrives on four-day India visit

🕔15:24, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 31  Close on the heels of the standoff between Indian and Chinese troops in the Doklam region of Bhutan, Bhutanese King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, accompanied by Queen Jetsun Pema Wangchuk and Prince Jigme Namgyal Wangchuk, arrived

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Samsung reports $9bn profit in Q3

Samsung reports $9bn profit in Q3

🕔14:28, 31.Oct 2017

Seoul, Oct 31  South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics achieved a net profit in the third quarter of 11.1 trillion won ($9.89 billion), a 245 per cent increase from a year earlier, boosted by the strong returns from its chip

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UP has 25% of country’s districts poor in social indices: NITI Aayog CEO

UP has 25% of country’s districts poor in social indices: NITI Aayog CEO

🕔14:25, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 31  Over one-fourth of 201 districts where India fails in education, health and nutrition fronts are located in Uttar Pradesh alone, followed by Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said on Tuesday. “If you

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Patna HC orders equal pay for contractual teachers in Bihar

Patna HC orders equal pay for contractual teachers in Bihar

🕔14:00, 31.Oct 2017

Patna, Oct 31  The Patna High Court in a historical verdict on Tuesday said the demand of thousands of school teachers on contract in Bihar of equal pay for equal work is right and has to be made applicable. After

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SAIL executives receive CVC Awards 2017

SAIL executives receive CVC Awards 2017

🕔13:27, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, 31 October, 2017: Vice President of India, Shri. M Venkaiah Naidu conferred Vigilance Excellence Awards 2017, to three SAIL executives who were among the Vigilance executives of various organisations to receive the maiden Vigilance Excellence Awards 2017, constituted for

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The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi flagging off the Run For Unity, on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi flagging off the Run For Unity, on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

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Popcorn Patriotism: IS IT ONLY A SONG?…

Popcorn Patriotism: IS IT ONLY A SONG?…

🕔10:59, 31.Oct 2017

Popcorn Patriotism IS IT ONLY A SONG? By Poonam I Kaushish Does one have to wear his patriotism on the sleeves? Not necessarily if the Supreme Court has its say and way when it revisited its November last order which

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Australian Parliamentary Delegation led by Stephen Parry, President of the Australian Senate, calls on Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

Australian Parliamentary Delegation led by Stephen Parry, President of the Australian Senate, calls on Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

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Newly-elected New Zealand PM to visit Australia

Newly-elected New Zealand PM to visit Australia

🕔10:44, 31.Oct 2017

Canberra, Oct 31 Australian Prime Malcolm Turnbull on Tuesday announced that his newly-elected New Zealand counterpart Jacinda Ardern will visit the country on November 5, saying he was looking forward to meet her. Confirming the visit at a press conference

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Trump to announce new Fed Chair on Thursday

Trump to announce new Fed Chair on Thursday

🕔10:42, 31.Oct 2017

Washington, Oct 31 US President Donald Trump will announce his pick for the next Chair of the Federal Reserve on Thursday, the media reported citing White House officials. All indicators so far are that Trump is most likely to nominate

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President, Vice President pay tributes to Sardar Patel

President, Vice President pay tributes to Sardar Patel

🕔10:41, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 31  President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday paid tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his 142nd birth anniversary. Kovind remembered Patel as “India’s Man of Iron, of Integrity and of Integration”

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PRIME MINISTER OF ITALY CALLS ON THE PRESIDENT

PRIME MINISTER OF ITALY CALLS ON THE PRESIDENT

🕔10:37, 31.Oct 2017

His Excellency Mr Paolo Gentiloni, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Italy, called on the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (October 30, 2017). Welcoming the Prime Minister of Italy to India, the President

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Prime Minister of the Republic of Italy, Paolo Gentiloni calling on the Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu

Prime Minister of the Republic of Italy, Paolo Gentiloni calling on the Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu

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India, Italy sign six agreements

India, Italy sign six agreements

🕔10:29, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 31  India and Italy on Monday signed six agreements, including in the areas of railway safety and energy, following delegation-level talks headed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Italian counterpart Paolo Gentiloni here. The two

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India, Italy can take trade beyond $8.8 bn: Modi

India, Italy can take trade beyond $8.8 bn: Modi

🕔10:26, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 30  Praising the strong ties between India and Italy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said there is potential for both the countries to take bilateral trade beyond $8.8 billion. “India and Italy have shared very good

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Italy, India together in opposing protectionism: Italian PM

Italy, India together in opposing protectionism: Italian PM

🕔10:23, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 30  Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni on Monday said his country and India are together in opposing increasing protectionism as it is not in the interests of global trade. In a talk on “Italy, the EU and

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Indian CEOs propose institutionalising roundtable with Italy

Indian CEOs propose institutionalising roundtable with Italy

🕔10:19, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 31  In a bid to boost business relations with Italy, Indian industry on Monday called for institutionalising a roundtable of company chief executives from both countries that would meet on a regular basis. According to a release

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India, China hold border meet in Arunachal Pradesh

India, China hold border meet in Arunachal Pradesh

🕔10:15, 31.Oct 2017

Itanagar, Oct 31  India and China on Monday held a Border Personnel Meeting at Bumla near Arunachal Pradesh’s Tawang and a “thaw” in relations was evident at the meet, an official statement said. The meet, that comes months after a

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World Bank loans $200 mn for Assam farm sector

World Bank loans $200 mn for Assam farm sector

🕔10:13, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 31  India signed a $200 million loan agreement with World Bank on Monday to facilitate investment in the agricultural sector and increase productivity in Assam, an official statement said. “The Government and the World Bank today (Monday)

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Global meet on Indian space industry in November

Global meet on Indian space industry in November

🕔10:10, 31.Oct 2017

Bengaluru, Oct 31  A two-day international seminar focusing on the opportunities in the Indian space industry will be held in New Delhi from November 21, an official said here on Monday. “The objective of the seminar is to bring together

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