ADB to lend $75 mn for 24-hour water supply in Karnataka towns

ADB to lend $75 mn for 24-hour water supply in Karnataka towns

🕔23:17, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) India on Tuesday signed a $75-million loan agreement with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to provide round-the-clock water supply to Karnataka’s four coastal towns of Kundapura, Mangalore Puttur and Udupi, and to improve sanitation infrastructure in

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Google adds support for hashtags on Maps for Android devices

Google adds support for hashtags on Maps for Android devices

🕔23:15, 27.Nov 2018

San Francisco, Nov 27 (IANS) Google has released support for hashtags on Maps for Android devices that would help users to discover recommended as well as new places. The company confirmed support for hashtags rolled out globally on Android devices, TechCrunch

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Smartphones subscriptions in India to reach 1 bn by 2024 : Ericsson

Smartphones subscriptions in India to reach 1 bn by 2024 : Ericsson

🕔23:13, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Smartphones subscriptions in India are expected to reach one billion by 2024 and the total mobile data traffic per month in the country would grow four times by that time, according to an Ericsson report on

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Huawei launches flagship Mate 20 Pro in India for Rs 69,990

Huawei launches flagship Mate 20 Pro in India for Rs 69,990

🕔23:12, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Heating up the competition in India’s premium smartphone market, Chinese giant Huawei on Tuesday launched its flagship Mate 20 Pro device in the country for Rs 69,990. This is the first time a premium Mate series

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Power Minister R K Singh lays down foundation for Chandauti Sub-station

Power Minister R K Singh lays down foundation for Chandauti Sub-station

🕔21:00, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 27 Union MoS (IC) for Power, New & Renewable Energy, R. K. Singh laid down the foundation stone for 400/220/132 kV POWERGRID Chandauti Sub-station which will supply power from Nabinagar Power station and supply to districts of

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Dr. Alka Mittal takes charge as Director (HR), ONGC

Dr. Alka Mittal takes charge as Director (HR), ONGC

🕔20:56, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, 27 November Dr Alka Mittal has joined as Director (HR) of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited today.  A post graduate in Economics, MBA (HRM) and Doctorate in Commerce and Business Studies, she joined ONGC as a Graduate Trainee in

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TOP WRITERS HONOURED AT THE REC-VOW AWARDS IN DEHRADUN

TOP WRITERS HONOURED AT THE REC-VOW AWARDS IN DEHRADUN

🕔13:41, 27.Nov 2018

REC Limited, the Navratna power sector financier, presented the REC-VoW Awards to authors for literary excellence on the 25th of November at the Valley of Word (VoW) Literature and Arts festival in Dehradun. The REC-VoW Awards were given in four

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Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog  addressing at India Energy Forum (IEF) India Power Forum

Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog addressing at India Energy Forum (IEF) India Power Forum

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India, Maldives enjoy special ties: President

India, Maldives enjoy special ties: President

🕔13:01, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 27  India and the Maldives enjoy “a uniquely special, close and friendly relationship”, President Ram Nath Kovind told Maldivian Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid on Tuesday. A Rashtrapati Bhavan communique said Kovind made the remark when the visiting

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NBCC Engages With Contractors to Work on Project Execution Efficiency

NBCC Engages With Contractors to Work on Project Execution Efficiency

🕔10:50, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, 27 November, 2018:  NBCC (India) Limited, a Navratna CPSU under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), recently organised a brainstorming session with its contractors and consultants to discuss ways to achieve efficiencies in project execution. It

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Sunil Arora to be new CEC

Sunil Arora to be new CEC

🕔10:37, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 27  Election Commissioner Sunil Arora is set to head the poll panel after incumbent O.P. Rawat demits office on December 1, official sources said on Monday. A former Rajasthan-cadre IAS officer of 1980 batch, Arora will take

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Trump threatens to block China trade deal

Trump threatens to block China trade deal

🕔10:29, 27.Nov 2018

Washington, Nov 27  US President Donald Trump has said that it was “highly unlikely” he would accept an offer by his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping aimed at averting Trump’s plan to raise tariffs on over $200 billion of Chinese goods

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4th phase of J&K Panchayat polls: Voting begins

4th phase of J&K Panchayat polls: Voting begins

🕔10:28, 27.Nov 2018

Jammu/Srinagar, Nov 27  Voting started normally on Tuesday for the fourth phase of Panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir under tight security arrangements. Voting is taking place at 2,618 polling stations across the state, with 639 in Kashmir division and

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5.0-Magnitude quake strikes south Japan, no tsunami warning

5.0-Magnitude quake strikes south Japan, no tsunami warning

🕔10:27, 27.Nov 2018

Tokyo, Nov 27  An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.0 struck Japan’s southern Ibaraki Prefecture, the weather agency here said Tuesday. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the temblor’s epicenter was located at a latitude of 36.1 degrees

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India’s GDP growth in Q2 likely to slow to 7.5-7.6%: SBI

India’s GDP growth in Q2 likely to slow to 7.5-7.6%: SBI

🕔10:24, 27.Nov 2018

Mumbai, Nov 27  Ahead of the official release of the second-quarter GDP figures, State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday estimated the country’s economy to expand by 7.5-7.6 per cent, slower than the prior quarter, mainly on account of a

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India provides Myanmar aid under friendship project

India provides Myanmar aid under friendship project

🕔10:20, 27.Nov 2018

Yangon, Nov 27  India has extended a $5 million aid to Myanmar in the second round of funding under the Myanmar-India Friendship Project, authorities said on Tuesday. The cash assistance was handed over by Indian Ambassador Vikram Misri to Myanmar

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New oil pipeline launched between Bahrain, Saudi Arabia

New oil pipeline launched between Bahrain, Saudi Arabia

🕔10:17, 27.Nov 2018

Manama, Nov 27  A new oil pipeline was launched on Monday during a ceremony that was attended by leaders from Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. Bahrain’s King Hamad praised strong ties between the two countries as he launched the AB-4 pipeline

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Centre to inject Rs 42,000 crore in state-run banks by March

Centre to inject Rs 42,000 crore in state-run banks by March

🕔10:15, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 27  The government will pump Rs 42,000 crore into debt-laden public sector banks in the remainder of the current financial year to March to improve their financial health, a senior Finance Ministry official said on Monday. “We

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India welcomes release of joint communication on EU’s vision

India welcomes release of joint communication on EU’s vision

🕔10:12, 27.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 27  India on Monday welcomed the release of the Joint Communication by the European Commission on India-EU partnership and said that it refers to the country as an emerging global power that plays a key role in

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Hotels, railway station to be built for Sikh pilgrims in Kartarpur

Hotels, railway station to be built for Sikh pilgrims in Kartarpur

🕔10:10, 27.Nov 2018

Islamabad, Nov 27 The Pakistan government would provide land to Sikh organisations for hotels in Kartarpur, Nankana Sahib and Narowal, and a railway station in Kartarpur to provide state-of-the-art board and lodging facilities, a Minister announced. Federal Minister for Railways

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