Samsung tops shrinking global smartphone market in Q1 2018

Samsung tops shrinking global smartphone market in Q1 2018

🕔10:05, 2.May 2018

New Delhi, May 2  As global smartphone market declined for the second successive quarter in the first quarter of 2018, Samsung remained the leader, shipping 78 million devices and capturing 21.7 per cent market share, Counterpoint Research said on Wednesday.

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90% of world’s population breathes badly polluted air: WHO

90% of world’s population breathes badly polluted air: WHO

🕔10:02, 2.May 2018

Geneva, May 2  Nine out of every 10 people on the planet breathe air that contains high levels of pollutants and kills seven million people each year, according to a new World Health Organization (WHO) study released on Wednesday. The

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Telecom Policy 2018’s draft aiming at $100 bn investment released

Telecom Policy 2018’s draft aiming at $100 bn investment released

🕔10:00, 2.May 2018

New Delhi, May 2  The government on Tuesday released the draft National Telecom Policy 2018 aiming to attract investments of $100 billion in the Digital Communications sector by reforming the licencing and regulatory regime in the country along with promoting

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S.C. Khuntia appointed IRDAI Chairman

S.C. Khuntia appointed IRDAI Chairman

🕔09:58, 2.May 2018

Chennai, May 2  The Central government has appointed Subash Chandra Khuntia as the new Chairman of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), said a senior official. A 1981 batch IAS officer and a former Chief Secretary of Karnataka,

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India, Japan agree to work on electric vehicle development

India, Japan agree to work on electric vehicle development

🕔19:52, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1  India and Japan on Tuesday agreed to initiate discussions on development of electric vehicles (EVs) by collaborating at a policy dialogue on next generation zero emission vehicles, an official statement said. According to an Indian Power

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GAIL signs Loan Agreement with SBI for general capital expenditure

GAIL signs Loan Agreement with SBI for general capital expenditure

🕔19:40, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1, 2018: GAIL (India) Limited  and State Bank of India today signed  a Rupee Term Loan Agreement of Rs 2,000 crores having a door to door tenure of 15 years. The purpose of the loan is for

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MAJOR GENERAL ANNAKUTTY BABU ASSUMES OFFICE OF ADG, MNS

MAJOR GENERAL ANNAKUTTY BABU ASSUMES OFFICE OF ADG, MNS

🕔19:35, 1.May 2018

Major Gen Annakutty Babu assumed the charge of Additional Director General, Military Nursing Service (MNS), here today. She took over the reins from her predecessor Major General Elizabeth John who retired yesterday. She hails from Koothattukulam in Ernakulum district of

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Ministry of Shipping sets Sagarmala Programme  in motion by empaneling law firms

Ministry of Shipping sets Sagarmala Programme in motion by empaneling law firms

🕔19:30, 1.May 2018

Sagarmala Programme of Ministry of Shipping, Government of India will partake investments of approximately US$ 123.08 billion (INR 8 Lakh Crore) in the area of port modernization, new port development, port connectivity enhancement, port linked industrialisation and   coastal community development

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Industrial Welding batch launched at SDI, Raebareli

Industrial Welding batch launched at SDI, Raebareli

🕔19:25, 1.May 2018

May 1 2018; Raebareli: Students of first batch of Pipe Fitter (City Gas Distribution) program have successfully passed the assessment test last month and found gainful employment in City Gas Distribution Projects undertaken by GAIL’s Joint Ventures M/s Green Gas

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PNB aims for 12 lakh crore business by FY’19

PNB aims for 12 lakh crore business by FY’19

🕔19:19, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1, 2018: Punjab National Bank’s (PNB) Circle Head Conference held at its Head Office in Dwarka concluded on Monday. The guidance from PNB leadership for FY ’19 is total business of INR 12 lakh crore which will

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Telecom panel gives nod to in-flight connectivity in Indian airspace

Telecom panel gives nod to in-flight connectivity in Indian airspace

🕔15:59, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1 Calling and texting from aircraft will soon become a reality as the Telecom Commission on Tuesday has approved in-flight connectivity, facilitating both voice and data calls and date surfing in Indian airspace, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan said

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Sri Lankan President reshuffles cabinet

Sri Lankan President reshuffles cabinet

🕔14:45, 1.May 2018

Colombo, May 1  Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday reshuffled his unity government following months of political unrest between the two main coalition partners, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) and the United National Party (UNP). Some of the

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Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman and Permanent Secretary (Defence), Republic of Singapore Chan Yang Kit

Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman and Permanent Secretary (Defence), Republic of Singapore Chan Yang Kit

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India’s digital drive inspires me: Michael Dell

India’s digital drive inspires me: Michael Dell

🕔12:08, 1.May 2018

Las Vegas, May 1  Complimenting India on its digital drive, Michael Dell, Chairman and CEO of Dell Technologies, said that he gets inspired by what the country is doing to transform its society and economy. “IndiaStack, for example, is a

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59th Maharashtra Foundation Day Celebrated in the National Capital

59th Maharashtra Foundation Day Celebrated in the National Capital

🕔12:04, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1:  The 59th Maharashtra State Foundation Day was celebrated at Maharashtra Sadan today.  The Principal Secretary and Resident Commissioner, Smt. Abha Shukla hoisted the National Flag in both the State Guest Houses located at Copernicus Marg and

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BHEL bags order for largest Hydro Power Project in Nepal

BHEL bags order for largest Hydro Power Project in Nepal

🕔11:30, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1: Amidst stiff international competition, BHEL has secured a prestigious order for executing 900 MW Arun-3 Hydroelectric Project from SJVN Arun-3 Power Development Company (SAPDC), Nepal. Notably, once completed, this will be the largest Hydropower project in

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President, PM wish Gujarat, Maharashtra on Statehood Day

President, PM wish Gujarat, Maharashtra on Statehood Day

🕔10:20, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1  President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday wished the people of Gujarat, and Maharashtra on their Statehood Day. “On the occasion of Gujarat Day, warm greetings and best wishes to the people

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WhatsApp CEO quits Facebook over ‘data privacy’ concerns

WhatsApp CEO quits Facebook over ‘data privacy’ concerns

🕔10:19, 1.May 2018

San Francisco, May 1 n a jolt to Facebook, WhatsApp co-founder and CEO Jan Koum has decided to move on amid reports that he had a difference of opinion with parent company Facebook over data privacy, encryption and other issues.

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US-China Investor Forum to be held in Omaha

US-China Investor Forum to be held in Omaha

🕔09:50, 1.May 2018

New York, May 1  Investors from the US and China will meet in the US city of Omaha, the hometown of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, on Friday to explore cooperation opportunities between the two countries. Yahoo Finance, partnering with the

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Kim agrees to meet Trump at demilitarized zone: CNN

Kim agrees to meet Trump at demilitarized zone: CNN

🕔09:50, 1.May 2018

Washington, May 1  North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has agreed to meet US President Donald Trump at the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas, an informed source told CNN here. South Korean President Moon Jae-in convinced Kim to meet

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