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India seeks extension of its flagship projects in Nepal

India seeks extension of its flagship projects in Nepal

🕔15:25, 3.Jul 2014

Kathmandu, July 3  India has sought extension from Nepal for its flagship projects worth billions of rupees where New Delhi has directly injected funds with the receiving parties not required to go through official channels. Among Nepal’s numerous beneficiaries, India

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Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

🕔15:24, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 3  Over 100,000 people commit suicides in India every year on an average. The number of suicides in the past decade has recorded an increase of 21.6 percent, said a government report. The number of suicides increased

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CWC Signs MoA With CMSS

CWC Signs MoA With CMSS

🕔12:41, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 03 : Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Central Medical Services Society (CMSS), an institution  under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, New Delhi for providing warehousing

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The US Senator, John McCain calls on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on July 03, 2014.

The US Senator, John McCain calls on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on July 03, 2014.

🕔11:43, 3.Jul 2014 Read Full Article
Private Sector In Defence Sector: CAN MODI MAKE INDIA BIG PLAYER?…

Private Sector In Defence Sector: CAN MODI MAKE INDIA BIG PLAYER?…

🕔11:35, 3.Jul 2014

Private Sector In Defence Sector CAN MODI MAKE INDIA BIG PLAYER? By Col (Dr) PK Vasudeva (Retd) The BJP-led NDA Government seems to be serious about encouraging private investment in defence, as elucidated in the Party’s election campaign and underscored

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Infosys to pay new CEO $5.08 mn annually

Infosys to pay new CEO $5.08 mn annually

🕔11:32, 3.Jul 2014

Bangalore, July 3 Infosys Ltd will annually pay its new chief executive and managing director Vishal Sikka a whopping $5.08 million (around Rs.30 crore) and stock options (equity shares) equivalent to $2 million, when he joins the company Aug 1.

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Australian firm to set up iron ore pellets units in Telangana

Australian firm to set up iron ore pellets units in Telangana

🕔11:30, 3.Jul 2014

Hyderabad, July 3  An Australian firm has come forward to set up iron ore pellets units in Telangana with an initial investment of Rs.1,000 crore. SSL Consolidate will set up the units in Karimnagar and Siddipet, an official statement said

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Infosys becomes first IT firm to file sustainability report

Infosys becomes first IT firm to file sustainability report

🕔11:30, 3.Jul 2014

Bangalore, July 3  Global software major Infosys Ltd became the world’s first IT firm to file a sustainability report based on the latest global reporting initiative (GRI) framework, the IT bellwether said here Wednesday. “As a value-driven company, we follow

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Akhilesh approves ‘e-pension’ scheme

Akhilesh approves ‘e-pension’ scheme

🕔11:29, 3.Jul 2014

Lucknow, July 3  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav approved the implementation of the ‘UP e-pension system’ for the benefit of lakhs of pensioners in the state. A state government spokesman said under the system, filling up of pension forms,

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Monsoon to hit Lucknow soon

Monsoon to hit Lucknow soon

🕔11:26, 3.Jul 2014

Lucknow, July 3  Monsoon will hit Uttar Pradesh’s capital within next two days, the Met Office said Thursday. After a delay of 13 days, monsoon will arrive in Lucknow and other parts of eastern and western Uttar Pradesh July 4,

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Kejriwal to meet president to demand fresh polls in Delhi

Kejriwal to meet president to demand fresh polls in Delhi

🕔11:25, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 3  AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal along with his party legislators will Thursday meet President Pranab Mukherjee over the alleged “horse trading” by the BJP in Delhi, and will demand fresh assembly elections in the capital. “All AAP

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US envoy for Afghanistan, Pakistan steps down

US envoy for Afghanistan, Pakistan steps down

🕔11:24, 3.Jul 2014

Washington, July 3  James Dobbins has stepped down as US special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, Secretary of State John Kerry said. Kerry said Dobbins’ deputy, Daniel Feldman, will succeed him, Xinhua reported. As the first special envoy for Afghanistan

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Pakistan, Afghanistan to hold key security talks

Pakistan, Afghanistan to hold key security talks

🕔11:22, 3.Jul 2014

Islamabad, July 3  Top Pakistani and Afghan defence officials are scheduled to hold key security talks in Islamabad Thursday, officials said. Afzal Aman, Director General Military Operations (DGMO) of Afghan National Army, will lead a six-member delegation to talks with

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Russia warns of full-scale gas crisis in Ukraine

Russia warns of full-scale gas crisis in Ukraine

🕔11:21, 3.Jul 2014

Moscow, July 3  A full-scale gas crisis is looming in Ukraine unless Kiev settles its multi-billion-dollar debt to Moscow, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Wednesday. “Ukraine does not pay for gas. Their debt is enormous. They are taking gas

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Nepal sets minimum limit for foreign aid, loans

Nepal sets minimum limit for foreign aid, loans

🕔11:20, 3.Jul 2014

Kathmandu, July 3  The Nepal government has for the first time set a minimum limit for the amount under foreign aid, government officials said here Wednesday. Endorsing the new Development Cooperation Policy-2014 this week, the government also has introduced a

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Japan to issue multiple entry visa to Indians for short stay

Japan to issue multiple entry visa to Indians for short stay

🕔11:19, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 3 Japan will issue multiple entry visas for short term stay of Indians from July 3 onwards, the embassy of Japan here said Thursday. “The government of Japan has decided to begin issuance of multiple entry visas

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Government defers hiking LPG, kerosene prices due to local taxes

Government defers hiking LPG, kerosene prices due to local taxes

🕔11:17, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 3  The government decided to defer revising the retail prices of domestic LPG and public distribution kerosene due to the upward revision of state specific costs (SSC) till completion of discussions with state governments. “Revision of retail

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High tax on tobacco will safeguard citizens: Health groups

High tax on tobacco will safeguard citizens: Health groups

🕔11:16, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 3 Health Minister Harsh Vardhan’s proposal to the finance ministry on increasing taxes on tobacco products in the upcoming budget was Wednesday welcomed by various health groups, who said the increase in taxes will help in safeguarding

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CCEA approves modernisation of IP offices

CCEA approves modernisation of IP offices

🕔11:15, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 3  The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) Wednesday approved the continuation of the scheme to modernise and strengthen Intellectual Property (IP) offices during the 12th Plan period (2012-17), entailing an overall project cost of Rs.309.6 crore,

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India seeks explanation from US over BJP snooping row

India seeks explanation from US over BJP snooping row

🕔11:14, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 3  Terming as “highly objectionable” the reports that said the BJP was among the parties which the US National Security Agency (NSA) was authorised to spy upon, India Wednesday summoned a senior US diplomat and sought an

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