Exporters claim Rs 6,500 cr IGST refund for July-October

Exporters claim Rs 6,500 cr IGST refund for July-October

🕔19:45, 29.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Indian exporters have claimed refunds worth Rs 6,500 crore in the first four months of implementing the Goods and Services Tax (GST), an official statement said on Wednesday. Giving this information, the government also asked exporters

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Stop Polavaram project till pending issues resolved, Odisha urges Centre

Stop Polavaram project till pending issues resolved, Odisha urges Centre

🕔18:35, 29.Nov 2017

Bhubaneswar, Nov 29 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to allow the construction of the Polavaram irrigation project until all pending issues were resolved. “If the multi-purpose project is allowed to be completed

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L&T bags EPC order for 400 mw power plant in Bangladesh

L&T bags EPC order for 400 mw power plant in Bangladesh

🕔18:32, 29.Nov 2017

Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) Industrial conglomerate Larsen and Toubro (L&T) on Wednesday said it has bagged an engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) order for a 400 megawatt (MW) gas-based power plant in Bangladesh. “Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has awarded the contract

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Bali airport reopens after volcanic eruption

Bali airport reopens after volcanic eruption

🕔18:22, 29.Nov 2017

Jakarta, Nov 29 (IANS) The main airport on the Indonesian island of Bali re-opened on Wednesday after remaining shut for two days due to a volcanic eruption which blanketed parts of the island in ash forcing thousands of evacuations. Flights resumed

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Snehlata Shrivastava appointed Secretary-General, Lok Sabha

Snehlata Shrivastava appointed Secretary-General, Lok Sabha

🕔15:53, 29.Nov 2017

New Delhi, 29 November 2017:  Snehlata Shrivastava, IAS (Retd) (MP: 1982) has been appointed as new Secretary-General  of Lok Sabha and Lok Sabha Secretariat in the rank and status of Cabinet Secretary with effect from 1 December 2017. Smt. Shrivastava

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Indo-Estonian music project to enthrall in Delhi

Indo-Estonian music project to enthrall in Delhi

🕔15:47, 29.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Naad Voim, an Indo-Estonian music project, will regale enthusiasts here with versatile and distinctive forms of folk music. Starting on Friday, the music festival vouches to be a blend of Indian classical, tribal and Estonian folk

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N.Korean confirms missile launch, says can strike anywhere in US

N.Korean confirms missile launch, says can strike anywhere in US

🕔15:12, 29.Nov 2017

Pyongyang, Nov 29 (IANS) North Korean state broadcaster on Wednesday said the latest missile launched by Pyongyang is a new ICBM model, dubbed Hwasong-15, capable of reaching entire territory of the US. As is the norm, North Korea’s veteran newsreader Ri

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India 7th target country for Web Application Attacks

India 7th target country for Web Application Attacks

🕔15:08, 29.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) With the digitisation drive gaining momentum, India has been ranked seventh on the list of target countries for Web Application Attacks globally in the third quarter this year, indicating an urgent need to beef up application

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Ivanka calls for ensuring access to capital for women entrepreneurs

Ivanka calls for ensuring access to capital for women entrepreneurs

🕔15:04, 29.Nov 2017

Hyderabad, Nov 29 (IANS) US President Donald Trump’s daughter and his advisor Ivanka Trump on Wednesday called for closing the gender gap in workforce by providing women better access to capital and ensuring better representation in high-value industries. She underlined the

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Tap into opportunities due to IT explosion, President tells Bengal

Tap into opportunities due to IT explosion, President tells Bengal

🕔15:00, 29.Nov 2017

Kolkata, Nov 29 (IANS) Observing that West Bengal was a “slow starter” in IT, President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday urged it to grab the opportunities presented by digital explosion and replicate the past successes of its famous scientific entrepreneurs. “Bengal

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Mytrah Energy to add 500-1,000 MW annually

Mytrah Energy to add 500-1,000 MW annually

🕔14:59, 29.Nov 2017

Hyderabad, Nov 29 (IANS) Renewable energy company Mytrah plans to add 500 MW to 1,000 MW every year of wind and solar power, a top company official said. Mytrah’s current portfolio of 2,000 MW should be fully operational within the next

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Nigeria new attraction for Indian pharma firms

Nigeria new attraction for Indian pharma firms

🕔14:58, 29.Nov 2017

Accra, Nov 29 (IANS) As Indian pharma firms look to increase their footprints in Africa, Nigeria seems to be offering opportunities, as its pharmaceutical market is likely to grow to $3.6 billion by 2026, according to a study by international consulting

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Japan to support South Asia in SDGs, combating terror : Envoy

Japan to support South Asia in SDGs, combating terror : Envoy

🕔14:54, 29.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Stating that the Japan-India relationship is at its best ever in history, Japanese Ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu has said that his country is keen to support South Asia in combating terrorism and attaining the UN’s

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Indonesian airports remain shut as Agung spews fire

Indonesian airports remain shut as Agung spews fire

🕔14:50, 29.Nov 2017

Jakarta, Nov 29 (IANS) The Agung volcano with a deadly history on the popular resort islands of Indonesia’s Bali, has spewed ash 7,600 metre high and closed its international airport for a third day on Wednesday. The Ngurah Rai International Airport

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Indians shun websites that fail to load in 5 seconds

Indians shun websites that fail to load in 5 seconds

🕔14:09, 29.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 29 When it comes to online browsing, two-thirds of Indian users do not wait for even five seconds for a web page to load and move on to next website, a survey said on Wednesday. According to the

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Minister for Defence, Nirmala Sitharaman receiving the Defence Minister of Singapore, Dr. Ng Eng Hen

Minister for Defence, Nirmala Sitharaman receiving the Defence Minister of Singapore, Dr. Ng Eng Hen

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BHEL commissions 30 MW Hydro Unit in Mizoram

BHEL commissions 30 MW Hydro Unit in Mizoram

🕔12:48, 29.Nov 2017

New Delhi, November 29: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the second unit of the 2×30 MW Tuirial Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in the state of Mizoram. Significantly, the unit has been commissioned by BHEL in less than

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A new look of an ancient land

A new look of an ancient land

🕔11:58, 29.Nov 2017

Khorezm is one of the ancient regions of Uzbekistan. The word “Khorezm” is originated from the combination of Persian words “khvar” – sun and “azm” – country, homeland and means “the land of the sun”. “Avesta”, the unique remembrance of

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Final phase of UP civic body polls begin

Final phase of UP civic body polls begin

🕔10:16, 29.Nov 2017

Lucknow, Nov 29  Polling for the third and final phase of civic body polls began on Wednesday amid tight security in Uttar Pradesh. It covers 233 urban bodies spread across 26 districts, including five municipal corporations of Bareilly, Saharanpur, Jhansi,

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US will take care of N.Korean missile launch: Trump

US will take care of N.Korean missile launch: Trump

🕔10:15, 29.Nov 2017

Washington, Nov 29  US President Donald Trump has said “we will take care of it”, reacting to the latest intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test by North Korea, a move that has hiked tensions in the region. Trump told reporters in

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