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Merkel pledges support for Ukraine’s development

Merkel pledges support for Ukraine’s development

🕔11:55, 6.Jun 2014

Berlin, June 6  German Chancellor Angela Merkel met Ukrainian president-elect Petro Poroshenko and pledged support for Ukraine’s future development, media reported Friday. Speaking at a joint press conference with visiting Poroshenko, Merkel praised the “fair and free election” held at

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US to work with Egypt’s president-elect

US to work with Egypt’s president-elect

🕔11:53, 6.Jun 2014

Washington, June 6  The US said that it would work with Egypt’s president-elect to advance shared interests, media reported Friday. “The US looks forward to working with President-elect Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Egypt and his government to advance our strategic

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Mercedes-Benz commences local production of S-Class

Mercedes-Benz commences local production of S-Class

🕔11:51, 6.Jun 2014

Pune, June 6  German luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India Thursday commenced the local production of its luxury sedan S-Class 350 CDI from its manufacturing facility in Chakan, Pune. “Mercedes-Benz India for the first time is commencing the body manufacturing for

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Another senior Infosys executive exits

Another senior Infosys executive exits

🕔11:49, 6.Jun 2014

Bangalore, June 6 Another senior executive of Indian IT bellwether Infosys Ltd, Prasad Thrikutam, the senior vice president and global head of strategic sales, marketing and alliances, quit the company, the company said. “Prasad has decided to pursue interests outside

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World food prices falling as weather, geopolitical worries ease

World food prices falling as weather, geopolitical worries ease

🕔11:48, 6.Jun 2014

Rome, June 6  World food prices fell again in May, the second consecutive monthly drop, paced by reduction in worldwide prices for rice and other cereals and grains as good weather and easing geopolitical tensions helped increase supply. The reduction

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Andhra governor invites Chandrababu Naidu to form government

Andhra governor invites Chandrababu Naidu to form government

🕔11:47, 6.Jun 2014

Hyderabad, June 6  Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan invited Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu to form the government. The governor extended the invitation a day after TDP Legislature Party (TDPLP) elected Naidu as its leader. Earlier in

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Delhi Metro’s Phase III stations to have green buildings

Delhi Metro’s Phase III stations to have green buildings

🕔11:45, 6.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 6  The Delhi Metro said all the upcoming stations in the third phase of its expansion will be designed and constructed as green buildings with provisions for conservation of energy and water, among other things. “All the

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MP minister bats for UP government on Badaun, draws Congress’ ire

MP minister bats for UP government on Badaun, draws Congress’ ire

🕔11:45, 6.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 6  Babulal Gaur, home minister in the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh, Thursday came to the defence of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav who are under fire in the

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Telangana government gets rap on loan waiver promise

Telangana government gets rap on loan waiver promise

🕔11:44, 6.Jun 2014

Hyderabad, June 6  Opposition parties in Telangana have come down heavily on the TRS government for allegedly going back on its poll promise to waive off all crops loans of up to Rs.1 lakh. The main opposition Congress and the

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30 percent economic activity in Goa at risk due to global warming

30 percent economic activity in Goa at risk due to global warming

🕔11:43, 6.Jun 2014

Panaji, June 6  Over 30 percent of economic activity in tourism-centric Goa was vulnerable to global warming, a leading academic has said. Mangesh Nagarajan, a senior faculty at the Goa Institute of Management, the state’s topmost B-School, said 1.47 lakh

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Uttar Pradesh suffers as mercury zooms up

Uttar Pradesh suffers as mercury zooms up

🕔11:42, 6.Jun 2014

Lucknow, June 6  Uttar Pradesh is reeling under a severe heat condition with the maximum temperature in many places touching a new high. The mercury soared to a maximum of 47.2 degrees Celsius in Allahabad Thursday, an official said Friday.

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Jammu records season’s highest temperature at 44 degrees

Jammu records season’s highest temperature at 44 degrees

🕔11:40, 6.Jun 2014

Jammu, June 6  Jammu recorded the season’s highest temperature at 44 degrees Celsius Thursday, five degrees above normal, an official said Friday. “Jammu city recorded the hottest day of the season Thursday as the maximum temperature rose to 44 degrees

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Urban development ministry hands over Rs.330 crore to finance

Urban development ministry hands over Rs.330 crore to finance

🕔11:22, 6.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 6 The urban development ministry handed over Rs.330.61 crore – the surplus amount generated from housing projects in the national capital -to the finance ministry. “The Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu presented a cheque of Rs.330.61

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Ranjit Kumar appointed new solicitor-general?

Ranjit Kumar appointed new solicitor-general?

🕔11:13, 6.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 6  The Narendra Modi government is said to have appointed Ranjit Kumar as the solicitor general – the second highest law officer of the country after the attorney general – but the senior apex court lawyer Thursday

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Revised global-standard road safety rules soon: Gadkari

Revised global-standard road safety rules soon: Gadkari

🕔11:12, 6.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 6  Towards overhauling road safety-control following the fatal car accident of BJP leader Gopinath Munde, the government Thursday vowed to bring in new legislation upgrading road safety norms in-line with global standards. Briefing reporters after a meeting

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Jaitley to meet corporates Friday for budget views

Jaitley to meet corporates Friday for budget views

🕔11:10, 6.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 6  Finance minister Arun Jaitley will meet industry leaders Friday for their views on the budget, to be presented in July. Jaitley began consultations Thursday with various stakeholders ahead of the final national budget to be presented

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Modi-Obama summit to reset India-US ties

Modi-Obama summit to reset India-US ties

🕔11:09, 6.Jun 2014

Washington, June 6  The US is looking forward to the first summit meeting between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reset India-US ties that had gone adrift in the last days of the previous government. In what

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Stress on use of solar energy to protect the environment

Stress on use of solar energy to protect the environment

🕔11:05, 6.Jun 2014

Bangalore, June 6  Increasing use of solar energy to protect environment and address the growing need for power across the country was stressed at a green summit here. “It is time to use renewable energy like solar and wind for

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OMCs to spread cooking gas network to rural areas: Pradhan

OMCs to spread cooking gas network to rural areas: Pradhan

🕔11:00, 6.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 6  State-run oil marketing companies will work to spread the cooking gas (LPG) network in rural areas to ensure greater access, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Thursday. Speaking here on World Environment Day, the petroleum minister said

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NDA government will improve the center-state relations : Tripura CM

NDA government will improve the center-state relations : Tripura CM

🕔15:42, 5.Jun 2014

Agartala, June 5  Tripura Chief Minister and senior Left leader Manik Sarkar is hopeful the BJP-led NDA government would improve center-state relations to strengthen India’s federal structure. “It would be expected that the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) led central government

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