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The Hindu
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed Home SecretaryMr. L.C. Goyal, who took charge in February this year, was ordered to seek volu
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed Home Secretary
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
Mr. L.C. Goyal, who took charge in February this year, was ordered to seek voluntary retirement on Monday. Senior IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi replaced L.C. Goyal as the new Home Secretary in the NDA government, the third such change in the past one... Read more
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asianage
Home secretary is shifted due to rift with government?Senior bureaucrat Rajiv Mehrishi being welcomed as the new Home Secretary at No
Home secretary is shifted due to rift with government?
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
Senior bureaucrat Rajiv Mehrishi being welcomed as the new Home Secretary at North Block in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI) Rajiv Mehrishi replaces LC Goyal at North Block In a sudden and surprise move, the Narendra Modi government on Monday gave marching... Read more
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Deepika
National News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsHome Secretary Goyal replaced, Mehrish
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 6 hours ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsHome Secretary Goyal replaced, Mehrishi appointed in his placeNew Delhi: Union Home Secretary L C Goyal was today replaced after only seven months in office following reported differences with the government... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed new home secretary The government on Monday appointed Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi as the ne
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed new home secretary
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
The government on Monday appointed Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi as the new union home secretary. He succeeds L.C. Goyal, who took premature voluntary retirement from service. In a surprising move,... Read more
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Calcutta News
Land Ordinance: PM Modi needs to apologise for wasting ten months of development, says Cong Congress Party spokesperson Anand Sharma on Monday, slammed Prime Minister Na
Land Ordinance: PM Modi needs to apologise for wasting ten months of development, says Cong
Calcutta News / Posted 10 hours ago
Congress Party spokesperson Anand Sharma on Monday, slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the farmers issue and the land bill saying that he needs to... Read more
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New Kerala
Land Ordinance: PM Modi needs to apologise for wasting ten months of development, says Cong Congress Party spokesperson Anand Sharma on Monday, slammed Prime Minister Na
Land Ordinance: PM Modi needs to apologise for wasting ten months of development, says Cong
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
Congress Party spokesperson Anand Sharma on Monday, slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the farmers issue and the land bill saying that he needs to... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed Union Home Secretary Senior IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi was on Monday appointed Union Home Secretar
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed Union Home Secretary
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
Senior IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi was on Monday appointed Union Home Secretary, reports said. His appointment to the coveted post came after the government approved voluntary retirement sought by the... Read more
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Calcutta News
PM Modi appoints Rajiv Mehrishi as Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi on Monday was appointed as the new Union Home Secretary after
PM Modi appoints Rajiv Mehrishi as Home Secretary
Calcutta News / Posted 15 hours ago
Rajiv Mehrishi on Monday was appointed as the new Union Home Secretary after L.C. Goyal took voluntary retirement. Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the appointment of Rajiv Mehrishi, who was... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed Home SecretaryRajasthan cadre IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi became the third Home Secretary to b
Rajiv Mehrishi appointed Home Secretary
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
Rajasthan cadre IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi became the third Home Secretary to be appointed by the Modi government in the past one year. Mr. Mehrishi replaces L.C. Goyal, who took premature voluntary retirement on Monday, barely months after being... Read more
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The Telegraph
Rajiv Mehrishi is new home secretary as Goyal takes VRS after just 6 months at postNew Delhi, Aug 31: The Centre on Monday appointed Rajiv Mehrishi, an IAS office
Rajiv Mehrishi is new home secretary as Goyal takes VRS after just 6 months at post
The Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
New Delhi, Aug 31: The Centre on Monday appointed Rajiv Mehrishi, an IAS officer of the 1978 batch, as the new Union home secretary, after incumbent L.C. Goyal sought and was granted voluntary retirement. Goyal had been appointed home secretary on... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi appoints Rajiv Mehrishi as Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi on Monday was appointed as the new Union Home Secretary after
PM Modi appoints Rajiv Mehrishi as Home Secretary
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
Rajiv Mehrishi on Monday was appointed as the new Union Home Secretary after L.C. Goyal took voluntary retirement. Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the appointment of Rajiv Mehrishi, who was... Read more
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New Kerala
Union Cabinet reshuffles 16 bureaucrats The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointments of se
Union Cabinet reshuffles 16 bureaucrats
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointments of several bureaucratic positions. Shaktikanta Das, Secretary in the Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance has been appointed as... Read more
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Business Standard India
Top FinMin officials reshuffledShaktikanta Das moved from revenue to economic affairs departmentShaktikanta Da
Top FinMin officials reshuffled
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Shaktikanta Das moved from revenue to economic affairs departmentShaktikanta Das moved from revenue to economic affairs department Even as the Budget-making exercise is underway in the finance ministry, the government... Read more
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The Hindu
External debt up 6.6 % in 2014-15Short-term external debt was at $84.7 billion at end-March 2015, down 7.6 per c
External debt up 6.6 % in 2014-15
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Short-term external debt was at $84.7 billion at end-March 2015, down 7.6 per cent from $91.7 billion at the end of March 2014. India’s external debt increased by 6.6 per cent to $475.8 billion in 2014-15, compared to $446.3 billion at the end of... Read more
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Market Watch
Swiss GDP lifted by private spendingZURICH--Switzerland's economy grew in the second quarter as solid private and g
Swiss GDP lifted by private spending
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
ZURICH--Switzerland's economy grew in the second quarter as solid private and government spending offset the impact of the strong Swiss franc on foreign demand for the country's goods, data released Friday showed. Gross domestic product in the three... Read more
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asianage
Centre to start budget plan in AugustThe Modi government is rolling up sleeves for the next Union Budget. To give pl
Centre to start budget plan in August
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
The Modi government is rolling up sleeves for the next Union Budget. To give planners more time for the preparation of Union Budget for the financial year 2016-17, the Centre on Monday decided to advance the budget formulation exercise by over two... Read more
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Business Standard India
FinMin advances Budget prep by over 2 monthsThe Budget-making exercise for 2016-17 is set to start in a day or so, about tw
FinMin advances Budget prep by over 2 months
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
The Budget-making exercise for 2016-17 is set to start in a day or so, about two months early compared to previous years, the finance ministry said on Monday."In consonance with the objective of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Irrigation and New Crops Will Bring Wealth to Farmers in MigoriOnce the economic mainstay of Migori County, sugar cane and tobacco are no more
Irrigation and New Crops Will Bring Wealth to Farmers in Migori
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Once the economic mainstay of Migori County, sugar cane and tobacco are no more. Where to should Migori farmers turn? Governor OKOTH OBADO spoke to EVERLINE OKEWO With sugar cane and tobacco on their death beds here, what else can put money into... Read more
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Business Standard India
BJP and ex-RSS member appointed on Sebi boardA P Sathe, Sumitra Mahajan's brother, has been a part of various companies as a
BJP and ex-RSS member appointed on Sebi board
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
A P Sathe, Sumitra Mahajan's brother, has been a part of various companies as an independent directorA P Sathe, Sumitra Mahajan's brother, has been a part of various companies as an independent director... Read more
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Business Standard India
BJP and ex-RSS member appointed at Sebi boardA P Sathe, Sumitra Mahajan's brother, has been a part of various companies as a
BJP and ex-RSS member appointed at Sebi board
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
A P Sathe, Sumitra Mahajan's brother, has been a part of various companies as an independent directorA P Sathe, Sumitra Mahajan's brother, has been a part of various companies as an independent director... Read more
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New Kerala
RBI to transfer Rs.66,000 crore surplus to government The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced that it will transfer its surpl
RBI to transfer Rs.66,000 crore surplus to government
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced that it will transfer its surplus profit of Rs.65,896 crore to the central government. "The central board of directors of the Reserve Bank of India,... Read more
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Business Standard India
RBI to transfer Rs 65,896 crore surplus to governmentThe Central Board of Directors at its meeting approved the transfer for the yea
RBI to transfer Rs 65,896 crore surplus to government
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
The Central Board of Directors at its meeting approved the transfer for the year ended June 30, 2015, RBI said in statement. The Central bank follows July-June accounting year. RBI had transferred surplus of Rs 52,679 crore for the year ended June... Read more
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Business Standard India
BSNL to outsource mgmt of its 65,000 towersState-run telecom player Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) will soon float a tend
BSNL to outsource mgmt of its 65,000 towers
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
State-run telecom player Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) will soon float a tender for outsourcing operations and management of 65,000 towers across India, as it prepares to form the second-largest tower firm... Read more
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New Kerala
India signs Financing Agreement with World Bank for US$ 104.00 Million The Financing Agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of US$ 104.00 million
India signs Financing Agreement with World Bank for US$ 104.00 Million
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
The Financing Agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of US$ 104.00 million for Additional Financing under National Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project-I (NCRMP-I) was signed... Read more
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Calcutta News
India signs financing agreement with World Bank for NCRMP-II The financing agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of USD 308.40 million
India signs financing agreement with World Bank for NCRMP-II
Calcutta News / Posted 20 days ago
The financing agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of USD 308.40 million for National Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project-II (NCRMP-II) was signed between the Government of India and... Read more
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New Kerala
India signs financing agreement with World Bank for NCRMP-II The financing agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of USD 308.40 million
India signs financing agreement with World Bank for NCRMP-II
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
The financing agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of USD 308.40 million for National Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project-II (NCRMP-II) was signed between the Government of India and... Read more
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New Kerala
BSNL gets in-principle cabinet nod to hive off tower assets The union cabinet on Wednesday gave 'in-principle' approval to hive off tower
BSNL gets in-principle cabinet nod to hive off tower assets
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
The union cabinet on Wednesday gave 'in-principle' approval to hive off tower assets of the state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) into a separate company, an official statement said... Read more
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New Kerala
NSE, NSI to train agents in savings concepts The National Stock Exchange (NSE) and the National Savings Institute (NSI) ha
NSE, NSI to train agents in savings concepts
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
The National Stock Exchange (NSE) and the National Savings Institute (NSI) have teamed up to train NSI agents who act as primary distributors of the National Savings Schemes operated through post offices... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cabinet approves hiving off BSNL tower unitThe Cabinet today gave 'in-principle' approval for hiving off state-run Bharat
Cabinet approves hiving off BSNL tower unit
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
The Cabinet today gave 'in-principle' approval for hiving off state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd's tower assets into a separate company. The department of telecommunications (DoT) has been asked to constitute an inter-ministerial group consisting of... Read more
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Business Standard India
NSE teams up with DEA for conducting awareness programmesNational Stock Exchange (NSE) has tied up with the National Savings Institute (
NSE teams up with DEA for conducting awareness programmes
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
National Stock Exchange (NSE) has tied up with the National Savings Institute (NSI) of the Department of Economic Affairs for conducting awareness programmes to aid in the distribution of the National Savings Schemes (NSS). The distributors of NSS... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bill to check ponzi schemes put on holdIMG under additional secretary, DoEA, looking into all aspects including amendm
Bill to check ponzi schemes put on hold
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
IMG under additional secretary, DoEA, looking into all aspects including amendment of ActA proposed bill to check fraudulent multi-level marketing (MLM) or ponzi schemes has been put on hold by the government.... Read more
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asianage
ED set for own probe in LeakgateThe Enforcement Directorate is set to initiate its own investigations into the
ED set for own probe in Leakgate
asianage / Posted a month ago
The Enforcement Directorate is set to initiate its own investigations into the corporate espionage case being probed by the CBI and the Delhi police. Sources said the agency would probe forex violation, if any, in the case by the suspects, including... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tyagi attended RBI's board meet but may not have taken oathAjay Tyagi, additional secretary in the finance ministry, attended Reserve Bank
Tyagi attended RBI's board meet but may not have taken oath
Business Standard India / Posted a month ago
Ajay Tyagi, additional secretary in the finance ministry, attended Reserve Bank of India’s Chennai earlier this month, but may not have taken oath of secrecy, which all central bank board members have to take apart from signing a scroll. “All the... Read more
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Calcutta News
RBI to issue Rs.10 coins to commemorate "International Day of Yoga" The Reserve Bank of India will shortly put into circulation Rs.10 coins to co
RBI to issue Rs.10 coins to commemorate "International Day of Yoga"
Calcutta News / Posted a month ago
The Reserve Bank of India will shortly put into circulation Rs.10 coins to commemorate the International Day of Yoga which the Government of India has minted. The obverse of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Ajay Tyagi replaces Finance Secretary Mehrishi on RBI board The finance ministry has nominated Ajay Tyagi, Additional Secretary in the De
Ajay Tyagi replaces Finance Secretary Mehrishi on RBI board
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
The finance ministry has nominated Ajay Tyagi, Additional Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs to the RBI board. "In exercise of the power conferred by clause (d) of sub-section... Read more
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Calcutta News
Rs. 10 coins issued to commemorate 'International Day of Yoga' The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will shortly put into circulation Rs. 10 coin
Rs. 10 coins issued to commemorate 'International Day of Yoga'
Calcutta News / Posted 1 months ago
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will shortly put into circulation Rs. 10 coins to commemorate the 'International Day of Yoga' which the Government of India has minted. The design... Read more
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New Kerala
Rs. 10 coins issued to commemorate 'International Day of Yoga' The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will shortly put into circulation Rs. 10 coin
Rs. 10 coins issued to commemorate 'International Day of Yoga'
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will shortly put into circulation Rs. 10 coins to commemorate the 'International Day of Yoga' which the Government of India has minted. The obverse of... Read more
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