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The Telegraph
Gloriously variedThe achievements of the Parsis are well known. A community numbering some 70,00
Gloriously varied
The Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
The achievements of the Parsis are well known. A community numbering some 70,000 people has produced some of India's greatest patriots (Dadabhai Naoroji, Bhikaji Cama); its most prominent and philanthropically oriented business houses (the Tatas, the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why Lamka will not bury its deadThe impunity provided to state's armed forces and the manoeuvres of the politic
Why Lamka will not bury its dead
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The impunity provided to state's armed forces and the manoeuvres of the political class and intelligence agencies to manage India's "frontier", coupled with the racism people from the region face in the mainland, have left generations alienated from... Read more
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dna
Two years of Modi govt: 49% people feel 'no change' while 15% think situation has worsened, shows surveyWith the Modi government close to completing its two years in office, a new sur
Two years of Modi govt: 49% people feel 'no change' while 15% think situation has worsened, shows survey
dna / Posted yesterday
With the Modi government close to completing its two years in office, a new survey on Saturday said nearly half of the respondents (49 %) feel "no change" in their living standards while another 15 % feel the situation has actually worsened. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Two years of Modi government: Survey says nearly half feel 'no change'NEW DELHI: With the Modi government close to completing its two years in office
Two years of Modi government: Survey says nearly half feel 'no change'
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
NEW DELHI: With the Modi government close to completing its two years in office, a new survey today said nearly half of the respondents (49 per cent) feel "no change" in their living standards while another 15 per cent feel the situation has actually... Read more
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New Kerala
Goyal launches 'UJALA' scheme in Madhya Pradesh - newkerala.com #56970New Delhi, Apr 30 : Government of India's National LED programme - Unnat Jyoti
Goyal launches 'UJALA' scheme in Madhya Pradesh - newkerala.com #56970
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Apr 30 : Government of India's National LED programme - Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA)was launched on Saturday in Madhya Pradesh by Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Union Minister for State (IC)... Read more
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The Telegraph
Gloriously variedThe achievements of the Parsis are well known. A community numbering some 70,00
Gloriously varied
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The achievements of the Parsis are well known. A community numbering some 70,000 people has produced some of India's greatest patriots (Dadabhai Naoroji, Bhikaji Cama); its most prominent and philanthropically oriented business houses (the Tatas, the... Read more
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SiliconIndia
U.S. Welcomes Indias Interest In Joining APECWASHNINGTON: The US has welcomed India's interest in joining Asia-Pacific Econo
U.S. Welcomes Indias Interest In Joining APEC
SiliconIndia / Posted yesterday
WASHNINGTON: The US has welcomed India's interest in joining Asia-Pacific Economic Corporation (APEC) and said it would hold talks with New Delhi in this regard. "We welcome India's interest in joining APEC. I said this directly to my Indian... Read more
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The Telegraph
Gloriously variedThe achievements of the Parsis are well known. A community numbering some 70,00
Gloriously varied
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The achievements of the Parsis are well known. A community numbering some 70,000 people has produced some of India's greatest patriots (Dadabhai Naoroji, Bhikaji Cama); its most prominent and philanthropically oriented business houses (the Tatas, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
South India's first underground metro in Bengaluru has been worth the waitBENGALURU: The mood was buoyant as a crowd of weather-beaten but enthusiastic B
South India's first underground metro in Bengaluru has been worth the wait
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
BENGALURU: The mood was buoyant as a crowd of weather-beaten but enthusiastic Bengalureans boarded South India's first underground metro at Dr BR Ambedkar station on a sultry Friday evening. The jubilant mood was palpable even among the dozenodd... Read more
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New Kerala
Venkaiah Naidu, Siddaramaiah flag off south India's first underground Metro - newkerala.com #56687Bengaluru, April 29 : Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu and Karna
Venkaiah Naidu, Siddaramaiah flag off south India's first underground Metro - newkerala.com #56687
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Bengaluru, April 29 : Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu and Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday flagged-off the much awaited East-West corridor of Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) - south India's first... Read more
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Business Standard India
Denial of visas to Chinese dissidents embarrasses Modi govtThe Narendra Modi government's U-turn on issuing a visa to Uyghur dissident Dol
Denial of visas to Chinese dissidents embarrasses Modi govt
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The Narendra Modi government's U-turn on issuing a visa to Uyghur dissident Dolkun Isa to attend a China focused conference on democracy in Dharamsala, the seat of the Tibetan government in exile, and later refusing visas to two other Chinese... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's investments into UK more than doubled in 2015LONDON: India's investments in the UK zoomed nearly 65 per cent in 2015, establ
India's investments into UK more than doubled in 2015
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON: India's investments in the UK zoomed nearly 65 per cent in 2015, establishing it as the third largest source of foreign direct investment (FDI) into Britain after the US and France. A new report released here also found that the number of... Read more
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New Kerala
2015-16 worst year for MGNREGA, 23 percent drop in assets created ( - newkerala.com #56248After spending about Rs.3.5 lakh crore ($51 billion) - almost equal to India's
2015-16 worst year for MGNREGA, 23 percent drop in assets created ( - newkerala.com #56248
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
After spending about Rs.3.5 lakh crore ($51 billion) - almost equal to India's subsidy and pensions budget for 2015-16 - over 10 years on the world's largest rural jobs programme, it has provided less than half the guaranteed 100 days of employment... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rajeev Kher: A trade policy agenda for India-IIAn essential element of India's trade policy agenda has to be a state-of-the-ar
Rajeev Kher: A trade policy agenda for India-II
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
An essential element of India's trade policy agenda has to be a state-of-the-art technical regulatory systemThe Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement was signed early this year. No one has asked... Read more
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New Kerala
RIL entitled to recover costs on unviable gas finds: Parliament panel - newkerala.com #56116holds Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is entitled to recover all costs incurred o
RIL entitled to recover costs on unviable gas finds: Parliament panel - newkerala.com #56116
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
holds Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is entitled to recover all costs incurred on unviable gas discoveries since the government's directorate general of Hydrocarbons had allowed the company to retain the entire KG-D6 block area in the first... Read more
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New Kerala
Visas not issued to two Chinese activists - newkerala.com #56095New Delhi, April 28 : Following reports in the media that the government has re
Visas not issued to two Chinese activists - newkerala.com #56095
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi, April 28 : Following reports in the media that the government has revoked visas issued to two Chinese activists planning to come to India for a conference, it is reliably learnt that visas were in fact not at all issued to these two... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kanika Datta: What if the Nano project had stayed in Bengal?giveaways in terms of tax breaks, soft loans and subsidies, some of them spanni
Kanika Datta: What if the Nano project had stayed in Bengal?
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
giveaways in terms of tax breaks, soft loans and subsidies, some of them spanning 30 years, that the erstwhile Left Front government offered to attract the country's largest corporate group - concessions that then Chief Minister Narendra Modi was... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress should trust Italian court's decision: Jitendra Singh - newkerala.com #55620New Delhi, Apr. 28 : Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jit
Congress should trust Italian court's decision: Jitendra Singh - newkerala.com #55620
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi, Apr. 28 : Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitender Singh on Thursday appealed to the opposition Congress party not to disrupt proceedings in Parliament, and warned that continuing with tactic would eventually go... Read more
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New Kerala
'Cow worship more to do with rural economy than religion' - newkerala.com #55611worshiping cows should not be strictly linked to religiosity as this had more t
'Cow worship more to do with rural economy than religion' - newkerala.com #55611
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
worshiping cows should not be strictly linked to religiosity as this had more to do with creating a strong rural economy, union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has said. "Even these days, any rural family that breeds a cow will never die... Read more
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Deepika
Business News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsIndia's World Bank ranking has improve
Business News Detail
Deepika / Posted 3 days ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsIndia's World Bank ranking has improved: SitharamanNew Delhi, Apr 27 (PTI) India's World Bank world ranking on 'Ease of Doing Business' has improved from 142 to 130 now, government said in Rajya Sabha... Read more
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The Economic Times
SECI prompts a rooftop solar revolution with 500MW tendergives consumers an incentive to abandon the grid - called 'utility death spiral
SECI prompts a rooftop solar revolution with 500MW tender
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
gives consumers an incentive to abandon the grid - called 'utility death spiral'. Rooftop projects are a key part of the government's massive expansion plan in renewable energy and its commitments in global climate talks. India has a target of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Quiet first trial of freight corridorgoods opened between Durgawati and Sasaram in Bihar While the nation was busy c
Quiet first trial of freight corridor
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
goods opened between Durgawati and Sasaram in Bihar While the nation was busy celebrating the launch of Gatimaan Express, India's first semi-high speed train a month back, Indian Railways was busy scripting history on a parallel front. The... Read more
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New Kerala
NIA visit to Pakistan still in limbo - newkerala.com #55388of reference mutually agreed on the basis of reciprocity with the Pakistan JIT
NIA visit to Pakistan still in limbo - newkerala.com #55388
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
of reference mutually agreed on the basis of reciprocity with the Pakistan JIT team" that visited India last month, the government informed parliament on Wednesday. Minister of State for Home Affairs Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary told the Rajya... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Who's doing the PR for Dolkun IsaBe ready to see from tomorrow our newspapers painted red with India's "freedom"
Who's doing the PR for Dolkun Isa
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
Be ready to see from tomorrow our newspapers painted red with India's "freedom" brigade outraged at the denial of visa to Dolkun Isa. The first stone will be cast in the Indian Parliament--having just begun its session--where the issues of drought... Read more
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New Kerala
UAE insurance regulators' cooperation MoU approved - newkerala.com #55349New Delhi, April 27 : The government on Wednesday approved a memorandum of unde
UAE insurance regulators' cooperation MoU approved - newkerala.com #55349
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi, April 27 : The government on Wednesday approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation between India's insurance regulator and Insurance Authority of United Arab Emirates (UAE). The decision was taken by the union... Read more
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dna
Ease of doing business: India's World Bank ranking improved from 142 to 130, says govtIndia's World Bank world ranking on 'Ease of Doing Business' has improved from
Ease of doing business: India's World Bank ranking improved from 142 to 130, says govt
dna / Posted 4 days ago
India's World Bank world ranking on 'Ease of Doing Business' has improved from 142 to 130 now, government said in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. "Out of 189 countries, India had ranked 142, it has now improved to 130. We wish it improves even further,"... Read more
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New Kerala
Rural jobs scheme: Three northeastern states on top, two at bottom - newkerala.com #55099the national average of 48.51 days. (One hundred days makes for a perfect 10.)
Rural jobs scheme: Three northeastern states on top, two at bottom - newkerala.com #55099
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
the national average of 48.51 days. (One hundred days makes for a perfect 10.) According to a performance report of the union rural development ministry, Mizoram and Sikkim were second and third by providing 68.55 and 66.97 days of jobs in the... Read more
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dna
Journalist Jagendra Singh honoured posthumously for bravery by Mumbai Press Club2015 by some local policemen and criminals for the expose. Singh had worked for
Journalist Jagendra Singh honoured posthumously for bravery by Mumbai Press Club
dna / Posted 4 days ago
2015 by some local policemen and criminals for the expose. Singh had worked for Hindi language media for 15 years. The UP government has claimed that the journalist had set himself on fire. A writ petition was filed by journalist Mudit Mathur from... Read more
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New Kerala
Is China provoking India to aim at it's soft belly? - newkerala.com #54980action groups in Dharamsala from April 28 is bound to mark a watershed in the h
Is China provoking India to aim at it's soft belly? - newkerala.com #54980
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
action groups in Dharamsala from April 28 is bound to mark a watershed in the history of India-China relations. Contrary to India's established policy of playing the underdog or a hesitant victim, New Delhi appears to be shifting to the combat mode... Read more
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Business Standard India
RedInk award for T N Ninanthe Business Standard Group as an institution with high editorial standards," t
RedInk award for T N Ninan
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
the Business Standard Group as an institution with high editorial standards," the Mumbai Press Club said. Piyush Goyal, Union minister for power, coal, new and renewable energy was the guest of honour at the awards function. Goyal said... Read more
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Deepika
National News Detailcrisis, BJP today sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishr
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 4 days ago
crisis, BJP today sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishrat Jahan issue, alleging that the UPA government stood with LeT to prove a "terrorist" as a nationalist. In the first Parliamentary Party meeting after... Read more
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Business Standard India
A K Bhattacharya: Much more than numbersthe growth rate projected is in real or nominal terms has influenced the other
A K Bhattacharya: Much more than numbers
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
the growth rate projected is in real or nominal terms has influenced the other targets as wellWith the Narendra Modi government unveiling its agenda for action to transform India, the focus is naturally on the big numbers that have been put... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets rebound; Nifty tops 7,9008 cents per ABY share in cash. ABML is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange.
Markets rebound; Nifty tops 7,900
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
8 cents per ABY share in cash. ABML is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. Also, its peer Tata Steel gained 2%. India's largest pharmaceutical company Sun Pharmaceuticals on Monday entered into a public private partnership (PPP) with the... Read more
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dna
BJP plans to firefight Uttarakhand row by raising Ishrat Jahan and VVIP chopper scam issue in Parliamentcrisis, BJP on Tuesday sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and
BJP plans to firefight Uttarakhand row by raising Ishrat Jahan and VVIP chopper scam issue in Parliament
dna / Posted 5 days ago
crisis, BJP on Tuesday sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishrat Jahan issue, alleging that the UPA government stood with LeT to prove a "terrorist" as a nationalist. Naidu and Jaitley articulated BJP's position In the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets open lower on weak Asian cues; Sensex down 100 pointsrecommends buy on Bajaj Auto, Petronet LNG; sell on Divis LabsSTOCKS IN FOCUS I
Markets open lower on weak Asian cues; Sensex down 100 points
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
recommends buy on Bajaj Auto, Petronet LNG; sell on Divis LabsSTOCKS IN FOCUS ITC was down 1.2% on reports stating that the government is working on a proposal to completely ban foreign direct investment (FDI) in the tobacco sector. Among other... Read more
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Business Standard India
Subdued opening expected ahead of US FOMC meetof cigarette makers such as ITC, Godfrey Philips and VST Industries may witness
Subdued opening expected ahead of US FOMC meet
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
of cigarette makers such as ITC, Godfrey Philips and VST Industries may witness pressure on reports stating that the government is working on a proposal to completely ban foreign direct investment (FDI) in the tobacco sector. Some of the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Roads not takenAfter World War II, there was a surge of decolonization, beginning with India's
Roads not taken
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
After World War II, there was a surge of decolonization, beginning with India's independence in 1947; Britain and France found someone to hand over power to in colony after colony and left in a hurry. Some of their local successors had fought for... Read more
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New Kerala
ICMR, Sun Pharma come together to eradicate malaria - newkerala.com #54378related to it. The research body also signed an agreement with the pharmaceuti
ICMR, Sun Pharma come together to eradicate malaria - newkerala.com #54378
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
related to it. The research body also signed an agreement with the pharmaceutical company and the Madhya Pradesh government to establish a malaria elimination demonstration project titled 'Malaria Free India' under the public-private... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fixing judicial delaysAttention to problems of India's judiciary overdueAttention to problems of Indi
Fixing judicial delays
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Attention to problems of India's judiciary overdueAttention to problems of India's judiciary overdueThere can be no two opinions that the sight of the Chief Justice of India nearly breaking down in public when discussing the... Read more
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New Kerala
ICMR, Sun Pharma come together to eradicate malaria - newkerala.com #54353related to it. The research body also signed an agreement with the pharmaceuti
ICMR, Sun Pharma come together to eradicate malaria - newkerala.com #54353
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
related to it. The research body also signed an agreement with the pharmaceutical company and the Madhya Pradesh government to establish a malaria elimination demonstration project titled 'Malaria Free India' under the public-private... Read more
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New Kerala
New cess funds toilets, farmers as Rs.1.3 lakh crore lies unused ( - newkerala.com #54135telephone and club bills nationwide – refers to the Swachh Bharat Cess, one of
New cess funds toilets, farmers as Rs.1.3 lakh crore lies unused ( - newkerala.com #54135
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
telephone and club bills nationwide – refers to the Swachh Bharat Cess, one of 10 levies that go directly to the central government and are expected to reach Rs 1.65 lakh crore ($25.3 billion) this 2016-17 financial year. The Rs.1.65-lakh-crore... Read more
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New Kerala
I resent what Hindutva is doing to Hinduism: Nayantara Sahgal ( - newkerala.com #54014the situation in the country is worse than the Emergency era, but said figures
I resent what Hindutva is doing to Hinduism: Nayantara Sahgal ( - newkerala.com #54014
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
the situation in the country is worse than the Emergency era, but said figures like Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar offer hope. Speaking to IANS on the sidelines of the first edition of the Dehradun Literature... Read more
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dna
Maharashtra government set to introduce gender budgetingMaharashtra government is set to introduce "gender budgeting" that will ensure
Maharashtra government set to introduce gender budgeting
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Maharashtra government is set to introduce "gender budgeting" that will ensure 50% benefit of gender neutral schemes to reach women. The women and child development department is scheduled to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UNICEF... Read more
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dna
Rio 2016: Goodwill ambassador Salman Khan splits sporting world; IOA counters criticismrole of goodwill ambassador? Why are they fooling the people of this country?"
Rio 2016: Goodwill ambassador Salman Khan splits sporting world; IOA counters criticism
dna / Posted 6 days ago
role of goodwill ambassador? Why are they fooling the people of this country?" Milkha seconded the wrestler, urging the Union government to revise the decision. "India has produced so many sportspersons who have given their sweat and blood for... Read more
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The Telegraph
Modi bats for grassroots leadershipDay in Jamshedpur on a day Jharkhand's main Opposition party, the JMM, had call
Modi bats for grassroots leadership
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Day in Jamshedpur on a day Jharkhand's main Opposition party, the JMM, had called a bandh to denounce the ruling BJP state government's recent local residents' policy as 'anti-native'. In his 45-minute speech at JRD Tata Sports Complex, the venue... Read more
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Business Standard India
Transforming India needs planninginitiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the end of last year. In December,
Transforming India needs planning
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the end of last year. In December, eight teams of secretaries to the Government of India were formed and allotted a theme to focus on; on New Year's Eve, they made presentations to the PM and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Agenda for changeinitiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the end of last year. In December,
Agenda for change
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the end of last year. In December, eight teams of secretaries to the Government of India were formed and allotted a theme to focus on; on New Year's Eve, they made presentations to the PM and... Read more
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New Kerala
Kanhaiya predicts 'social revolution' in India - newkerala.com #53853at a rally in Pune. Dwelling on a wide range of issues confronting the country
Kanhaiya predicts 'social revolution' in India - newkerala.com #53853
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
at a rally in Pune. Dwelling on a wide range of issues confronting the country, the Jawaharhal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) president posed questions about the Modi government "squandering" public resources for giving huge media ads,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Air India grappling with Dreamliner woesplanes with five latest version (B 787-900) aircraft, the proposal did not find
Air India grappling with Dreamliner woes
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
planes with five latest version (B 787-900) aircraft, the proposal did not find favour with its board. Significantly, the Government-run airline has also been forced to take the delivery of three B 777-300ER planes, which it wanted to cancel... Read more
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dna
Air India's woes with 'game-changer' Dreamliner continueplanes with five latest version (B 787-900) aircraft, the proposal did not find
Air India's woes with 'game-changer' Dreamliner continue
dna / Posted 7 days ago
planes with five latest version (B 787-900) aircraft, the proposal did not find favour with its board. Significantly, the Government-run airline has also been forced to take the delivery of three B 777-300ER planes, which it wanted to cancel... Read more
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