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The Hindu
Indian border forces on high alert ahead of LoC strikesThe ISI and the Army has been pushing terrorists through this route rather than
Indian border forces on high alert ahead of LoC strikes
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
The ISI and the Army has been pushing terrorists through this route rather than the International Border of late The Union government had kept the Army strike across the Line of Control under the wraps, but had put the forces guarding the border on... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. gathers support for surgical strikesthe strikes conducted by the Indian Special Forces on terror launch pads across
Govt. gathers support for surgical strikes
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
the strikes conducted by the Indian Special Forces on terror launch pads across the Line of Control, the BJP-led NDA government swung into action on Thursday to gather domestic and international support for its action. With most opposition... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress, other opposition parties hail 'surgical strikes' - newkerala.com #125672At an all-party meeting convened by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, top oppo
Congress, other opposition parties hail 'surgical strikes' - newkerala.com #125672
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
At an all-party meeting convened by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, top opposition leaders were briefed by him and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on the four-hour operation carried out beginning around midnight on Wednesday till early... Read more
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International Business Times
In pictures: Tensions rise between India and Pakistan over disputed region of Kashmirin Kashmir region, in Srinagar, India on 9 September 2016Danish Ismail/ Reuters
In pictures: Tensions rise between India and Pakistan over disputed region of Kashmir
International Business Times / Posted 14 hours ago
in Kashmir region, in Srinagar, India on 9 September 2016Danish Ismail/ Reuters More than 80 people, nearly all anti-government protesters, have been killed during the past two months of violence, with thousands more wounded. Tensions have... Read more
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dna
India United: Sonia Gandhi backs surgical strike, backs govtControl (LoC) and insisted that Pakistan bears a "great responsibility" in the
India United: Sonia Gandhi backs surgical strike, backs govt
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
Control (LoC) and insisted that Pakistan bears a "great responsibility" in the continuing cross-border attacks in India. Union Minister Rajnath Singh chaired an all-party meet to brief the leaders of major political parties on the... Read more
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asianage
Political leaders react to surgical strikes in Pak, laud Indian ArmyUnion Minister Manohar Parrikar, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and BJP Presid
Political leaders react to surgical strikes in Pak, laud Indian Army
asianage / Posted 19 hours ago
Union Minister Manohar Parrikar, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and BJP President Amit Shah. (Photos: PTI) We stand with the government in its actions to protect country’s security, Congress President Sonia Gandhi said. New Delhi: Political... Read more
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International Business Times
Read Liam Fox's 'glorious opportunity' speech as trade secretary promises 'smooth' BrexitThe British electorate have given the government a "golden opportunity" to rese
Read Liam Fox's 'glorious opportunity' speech as trade secretary promises 'smooth' Brexit
International Business Times / Posted 19 hours ago
The British electorate have given the government a "golden opportunity" to reset the UK's trading relationships and place the country at the centre of an "increasingly interconnected world", Liam Fox said today (29 September). The claim was part of... Read more
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Calcutta News
India lacks dispute-resolution mechanism over water: ExpertsPrime Minister Narendra Modi met key aides to review provisions of the Indus Wa
India lacks dispute-resolution mechanism over water: Experts
Calcutta News / Posted 22 hours ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met key aides to review provisions of the Indus Waters Treaty with Pakistan and to increase India's use of the river waters. Down south, the Cauvery conflict between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu continues to fester. In... Read more
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New Kerala
India lacks dispute-resolution mechanism over water: newkerala.com #125372Prime Minister Narendra Modi met key aides to review provisions of the Indus Wa
India lacks dispute-resolution mechanism over water: newkerala.com #125372
New Kerala / Posted 22 hours ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met key aides to review provisions of the Indus Waters Treaty with Pakistan and to increase India's use of the river waters. Down south, the Cauvery conflict between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu continues to fester. In... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jaitley hopes for better credit rating after GCI boostUnion Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said he was hopeful global rat
Jaitley hopes for better credit rating after GCI boost
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said he was hopeful global ratings agencies would take note of the significant improvement in India's rank on the Global Competitive Index (GCI), and upgrade its sovereign rating. India climbed 16... Read more
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Business Standard India
With inflation slowing, there is space for monetary easing: Arvind SubramanianThe Economic Survey for 2016-17 will be a completely changed exercise. The one
With inflation slowing, there is space for monetary easing: Arvind Subramanian
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The Economic Survey for 2016-17 will be a completely changed exercise. The one on the eve of the Union Budget will be forward-looking, and there will be another set of documents in July to review the past-year, Chief Economic Advisor Arvind... Read more
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New Kerala
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan join India in skipping Islamabad Saarc Summit ( - newkerala.com #125227its strong commitment to the Saarc process and strengthening of regional cooper
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan join India in skipping Islamabad Saarc Summit ( - newkerala.com #125227
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
its strong commitment to the Saarc process and strengthening of regional cooperation, noted that "the concern of the Royal Government of Bhutan on the recent escalation of terrorism in the region, which has seriously compromised the environment for... Read more
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New Kerala
Government to oppose ICAO's MBM scheme - newkerala.com #125217The minister said the Union Cabinet has approved India's position on ICAO's dra
Government to oppose ICAO's MBM scheme - newkerala.com #125217
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The minister said the Union Cabinet has approved India's position on ICAO's draft MBM and that the government will not join the proposed scheme. "There is an attempt to cap emissions in civil aviation by 2020," Javadekar said at a media briefing... Read more
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DW
SAARC pull-outs: A diplomatic slap to Pakistan? |Pakistan of trying to destabilize Asia by exporting terrorism. Did Modi really
SAARC pull-outs: A diplomatic slap to Pakistan? |
DW / Posted yesterday
Pakistan of trying to destabilize Asia by exporting terrorism. Did Modi really intend to isolate Pakistan? On Wednesday, India's Foreign Ministry announced that Modi would not participate in the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation... Read more
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dna
Govt approves ratification of Paris climate agreementPaving the way for bringing the historic Paris agreement into force, the govern
Govt approves ratification of Paris climate agreement
dna / Posted yesterday
Paving the way for bringing the historic Paris agreement into force, the government on Wednesday approved its ratification which will be formalised on October 2, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The nod by the Union Cabinet comes days after... Read more
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The Hindu
Cabinet clears Paris treaty ratificationIndia’s decision will take the treaty closer to the 55% emissions coverage goal
Cabinet clears Paris treaty ratification
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
India’s decision will take the treaty closer to the 55% emissions coverage goal for its entry into force The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved the ratification of the Paris climate agreement, to be... Read more
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Business Standard India
LED lights makers ask govt to go slow on Ujala procurementLEDs for All (UJALA) scheme squeezing their captive distribution channels, the
LED lights makers ask govt to go slow on Ujala procurement
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme squeezing their captive distribution channels, the LED light manufacturers have asked the government to go slow on the same. Represented by the Electric Lamp and Component Manufacturers Association of India... Read more
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New Kerala
Why E-commerce is a unique solution to connect Small and Medium Enterperises (SME's) in today's technologically advanced world - newkerala.com #124857a sector and it also provides employment to nearly 805.54 lakh of people accord
Why E-commerce is a unique solution to connect Small and Medium Enterperises (SME's) in today's technologically advanced world - newkerala.com #124857
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
a sector and it also provides employment to nearly 805.54 lakh of people according to a written reply in the parliament by Union Minister (MSME) Kalraj Mishra, last year. Unfortunately this sector has been advancing on years of ignorance and lack... Read more
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New Kerala
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan join India in boycotting Islamabad Saarc Summit - newkerala.com #124770its strong commitment to the Saarc process and strengthening of regional cooper
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan join India in boycotting Islamabad Saarc Summit - newkerala.com #124770
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
its strong commitment to the Saarc process and strengthening of regional cooperation, noted that "the concern of the Royal Government of Bhutan on the recent escalation of terrorism in the region, which has seriously compromised the environment for... Read more
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New Kerala
Bangladesh, Bhutan too pull out of Islamabad Saarc Summit - newkerala.com #124769its strong commitment to the Saarc process and strengthening of regional cooper
Bangladesh, Bhutan too pull out of Islamabad Saarc Summit - newkerala.com #124769
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
its strong commitment to the Saarc process and strengthening of regional cooperation, noted that "the concern of the Royal Government of Bhutan on the recent escalation of terrorism in the region, has seriously compromised the environment for the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Let army take over fencing: SonowalAssam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal calls on Union home minister Rajnath Si
Let army take over fencing: Sonowal
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal calls on Union home minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on Tuesday. Picture by UB Photos Guwahati, Sept. 27: Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal today moved the Centre to hand over construction of the... Read more
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New Kerala
India to boycott Saarc Summit in Islamabad, Pakistan says 'unfortunate' ( - newkerala.com #124678but believes that these can only go forward in an atmosphere free of terror. "
India to boycott Saarc Summit in Islamabad, Pakistan says 'unfortunate' ( - newkerala.com #124678
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
but believes that these can only go forward in an atmosphere free of terror. "In the prevailing circumstances, the government of India is unable to participate in the proposed Summit in Islamabad," he said in the statement. Swarup said... Read more
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New Kerala
Deepening bond market a priority, India hit by protectionism: newkerala.com #124632Pointing to the British vote in June to leave the European Union (Brexit), Jait
Deepening bond market a priority, India hit by protectionism: newkerala.com #124632
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Pointing to the British vote in June to leave the European Union (Brexit), Jaitley said: "Besides, the political challenges created by ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) have economic ramifications." Noting that banks' resources are constrained... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian apparel sector aims to increase global market shareof Commerce to capture the market vacated by ChinaTo grab the market share vaca
Indian apparel sector aims to increase global market share
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
of Commerce to capture the market vacated by ChinaTo grab the market share vacated by Chinese apparel manufacturers, India's Clothing Manufacturers' Association of India (CMAI) has signed a memorandum of understanding with China Chamber of... Read more
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New Kerala
India's infrastructure deficit still very large: newkerala.com #124617it comes to resolution," Jaitley said. Speaking about the recently announced d
India's infrastructure deficit still very large: newkerala.com #124617
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
it comes to resolution," Jaitley said. Speaking about the recently announced decision to merge the Railway budget with the Union budget, he said: "Railway budget had become a small percentage of Union budget over the years. There was a need for... Read more
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New Kerala
Ratification of Paris Agreement will hurt India: newkerala.com #124544the various provisions of the Paris Agreement," the CPI-M pointed out. "Parlia
Ratification of Paris Agreement will hurt India: newkerala.com #124544
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
the various provisions of the Paris Agreement," the CPI-M pointed out. "Parliament was assured that this BJP central government will not violate the 'red lines' drawn up by Parliament during the detailed discussion following the Copenhagen... Read more
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The Hindu
Sushma Swaraj's UNGA Address: Narendra Modi, BJP praise speech; Congress expresses disappointmentslogans demanding “freedom” for Kashmir. Congress expresses disappointment Th
Sushma Swaraj's UNGA Address: Narendra Modi, BJP praise speech; Congress expresses disappointment
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
slogans demanding “freedom” for Kashmir. Congress expresses disappointment The Congress on Monday said that had the government taken more concrete steps against Pakistan following the Uri attack, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's... Read more
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New Kerala
Reviewing Tulbul navigation project can put Pakistan on backfoot: Officials - newkerala.com #124179NK Business, New Delhi, Sep 26 : The Indian government's decision at a high-lev
Reviewing Tulbul navigation project can put Pakistan on backfoot: Officials - newkerala.com #124179
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
NK Business, New Delhi, Sep 26 : The Indian government's decision at a high-level meeting on Monday to "review" the suspension of construction on the Tulbul navigation project has given it "a geo-strategic edge" on the protracted water-treaty issue... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The world beat Somali pirates. Can it stop West African piracy?upon a payout of $9.5 million. The rapid decline in piracy off the coast of So
The world beat Somali pirates. Can it stop West African piracy?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
upon a payout of $9.5 million. The rapid decline in piracy off the coast of Somalia has taken the shipping industry and governments by surprise. And there is still debate about what caused Somali piracy to trail off. A big part of the effort... Read more
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Business Standard India
India to ratify Paris Agreement: The landmark climate change deal's journey under Modi govtand set the Oct 2 date Modi's announcement came after uncertainty had clouded
India to ratify Paris Agreement: The landmark climate change deal's journey under Modi govt
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
and set the Oct 2 date Modi's announcement came after uncertainty had clouded the fate of the deal, at least in terms of India's climate change commitments, since the government had attempted to link the success of India's climate change efforts... Read more
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The Economic Times
Air India takes potshots at IndiGo again; AI union says IndiGo ad caused hurtairport escalated over the weekend, with the national carrier putting up a fres
Air India takes potshots at IndiGo again; AI union says IndiGo ad caused hurt
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
airport escalated over the weekend, with the national carrier putting up a fresh advertisement and one of its employee unions threatening action if the low-fare carrier didn't pull down its hoarding. On Sunday, Air India put up a fresh... Read more
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The Economic Times
Potshot and hoarding war between Air India and IndiGo reaches new heightsairport escalated over the weekend, with the national carrier putting up a fres
Potshot and hoarding war between Air India and IndiGo reaches new heights
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
airport escalated over the weekend, with the national carrier putting up a fresh advertisement and one of its employee unions threatening action if the low-fare carrier didn't pull down its hoarding. On Sunday, Air India put up a fresh... Read more
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Business Standard India
MFN or not, trade with Pak 'abysmally' low, says Assochamon Sunday said the special privilege has not made much of a difference as trade
MFN or not, trade with Pak 'abysmally' low, says Assocham
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
on Sunday said the special privilege has not made much of a difference as trade between the two remains “abysmally” low. India's exports to the neighbouring country worked out to $2.17 billion, or 0.83 per cent, of the total Indian outward... Read more
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asianage
Special status to Pakistan had no effect on India-Pak trade: AssochamOut of India's total merchandise trade of USD 641 billion in 2015-16, Pakistan
Special status to Pakistan had no effect on India-Pak trade: Assocham
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Out of India's total merchandise trade of USD 641 billion in 2015-16, Pakistan accounted for a meagre USD 2.67 billion. New Delhi: Amid reports that India is considering withdrawal of most favoured nation (MFN) status to Pakistan in the wake of the... Read more
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asianage
Special status to Pakistan had no effect on India-Pak trade AssochamOut of India's total merchandise trade of USD 641 billion in 2015-16, Pakistan
Special status to Pakistan had no effect on India-Pak trade Assocham
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Out of India's total merchandise trade of USD 641 billion in 2015-16, Pakistan accounted for a meagre USD 2.67 billion. New Delhi: Amid reports that India is considering withdrawal of most favoured nation (MFN) status to Pakistan in the wake of the... Read more
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New Kerala
New projects, not fencing, needed on India-Myanmar border: Nagaland CM ( - newkerala.com #123536Four northeastern states -- Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh --
New projects, not fencing, needed on India-Myanmar border: Nagaland CM ( - newkerala.com #123536
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Four northeastern states -- Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh -- "have already told the central government to stop its plans to fence the India-Myanmar border. The Union government is considering the proposal", said Zeliang, who was... Read more
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The Economic Times
How Sikkim became the cleanest state, and is working towards becoming poverty-free in four yearsIn every village of Sikkim, a former monarchy annexed to India in 1975, people
How Sikkim became the cleanest state, and is working towards becoming poverty-free in four years
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
In every village of Sikkim, a former monarchy annexed to India in 1975, people have a sense of pride that their state is India's first and only open defecation-free state, a record reiterated early this month by a nation-wide sanitation survey... Read more
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The Hindu
Neglect may wipe out oldest finger print bureau in Kolkataperpetrators were. All the investigators had to go by was grainy CCTV footage a
Neglect may wipe out oldest finger print bureau in Kolkata
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
perpetrators were. All the investigators had to go by was grainy CCTV footage and the probe was going nowhere. The State government wanted the CBI to take over but this was refused. Help came from the Finger Print Bureau, which was able to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Shashi Tharoor calls for a refugee policyBusiness Standard. The Congress Lok Sabha MP (Member of Parliament) from Thiruv
Shashi Tharoor calls for a refugee policy
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Business Standard. The Congress Lok Sabha MP (Member of Parliament) from Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala, who recently met Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi, said he was hopeful of a forward movement on the issue. "The home secretary was... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi addresses a rally in Kozhikodelike Keralites in the Gulf, BJP leader Deendayal Upadhaya and the recent Uri at
Modi addresses a rally in Kozhikode
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
like Keralites in the Gulf, BJP leader Deendayal Upadhaya and the recent Uri attacks. He also participated in the reunion gathering of delegates of the erstwhile Jan Sangh of 1967 at the Zamorin’s High School at Tali later in the... Read more
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The Economic Times
The death ward: How AES is taking lifes in UPnot making the task any easier for the medical practitioners or Sundari's worri
The death ward: How AES is taking lifes in UP
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
not making the task any easier for the medical practitioners or Sundari's worried kin. Ward 12 is an important centre in India's fight against AES—a group of clinical neurological manifestations caused by a wide range of pathogens and... Read more
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The Economic Times
EU threatens to impose sanctions on Pakistan over human rights violations in BalochistanNEW DELHI: In what would be a shot in the arm for India's stand on Balochistan,
EU threatens to impose sanctions on Pakistan over human rights violations in Balochistan
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
NEW DELHI: In what would be a shot in the arm for India's stand on Balochistan, the European Union on Friday threatened to impose sanctions on Pakistan for continued human rights violations in its biggest province. Expressing solidarity with the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt cuts import duty on wheat, potato and palm oilseason as flour mills were left with little stock. During the October-March pe
Govt cuts import duty on wheat, potato and palm oil
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
season as flour mills were left with little stock. During the October-March period, most flour mills in India relied on government stocks to keep their pipelines healthy, but with the government's own stock being just enough to meet the... Read more
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The Economic Times
India keen to ink pact with South Africa to import pulsesSouth Africa had sent a draft memorandum of understanding (MoU) to the Indian g
India keen to ink pact with South Africa to import pulses
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
South Africa had sent a draft memorandum of understanding (MoU) to the Indian government regarding procurement of pulses and lentil (masoor dal). Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh today met his South African counterpart Senzeni Zokwana on... Read more
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New Kerala
Sitharaman announces setting up agencies for aquaculture, fisheries in coastal states - newkerala.com #122946be under the aegis of the Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA),
Sitharaman announces setting up agencies for aquaculture, fisheries in coastal states - newkerala.com #122946
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
be under the aegis of the Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA), the nodal body for marine exports under the Union Commerce and Industry Ministry. Voicing concern, she said that despite being a major producer, India's seafood... Read more
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DW
Is Kashmir really an international issue? |Life in the capital Srinagar and parts of the valley has been paralyzed by thes
Is Kashmir really an international issue? |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
Life in the capital Srinagar and parts of the valley has been paralyzed by these protests and a curfew imposed by the state government. Since 1989, Muslim insurgents have been fighting Indian forces in the Indian-administered part of Kashmir - a... Read more
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New Kerala
30 countries, 2,000 delegates gather for India International Sea Food Show - newkerala.com #122876Products Exports Development Authority (MPDEA) and the Sea Food Exporters Assoc
30 countries, 2,000 delegates gather for India International Sea Food Show - newkerala.com #122876
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Products Exports Development Authority (MPDEA) and the Sea Food Exporters Association of India (SEAI) was also attended by Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu among other... Read more
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The Economic Times
Japan and Korea to invest in seafood sector in Indiasector Japan and Korea have expressed interest in investing in value addition o
Japan and Korea to invest in seafood sector in India
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
sector Japan and Korea have expressed interest in investing in value addition of seafood products in India, according to union commerce minister Nirmala Sitaraman. Speaking at the inaugural function of the 20th India International Seafood Show... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan has been isolated over Kashmir issue: Ram Vilas PaswanPANAJI: Pakistan has been isolated in the world over the issue of Kashmir, Unio
Pakistan has been isolated over Kashmir issue: Ram Vilas Paswan
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
PANAJI: Pakistan has been isolated in the world over the issue of Kashmir, Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today said claiming that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's foreign policy was now fetching results. "The world is now convinced that Pakistan is... Read more
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New Kerala
Assure that GST will be applicable from April 1 across India, says Arjun Ram Meghwal - newkerala.com #122345with the states. "We will deliberate the issues and definitely decide in the i
Assure that GST will be applicable from April 1 across India, says Arjun Ram Meghwal - newkerala.com #122345
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
with the states. "We will deliberate the issues and definitely decide in the interest of the nation," said Meghwal. The Union Minister added that the GST is a major initiative that can take India's GDP growth to double digit level i.e. up to 10... Read more
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