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Op-Ed News
Empower community to end TB: In them lies the solution!Call to Action (C2A) for a TB-Free India. The C2A (a component of USAID-funded
Empower community to end TB: In them lies the solution!
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 hours ago
Call to Action (C2A) for a TB-Free India. The C2A (a component of USAID-funded Challenge TB project of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease - The Union) aims to engage and mobilize multiple stakeholders including... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ajai Shukla: Russia still has a roleumbrella agency that oversees Russia's high-technology industry), I was struck
Ajai Shukla: Russia still has a role
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
umbrella agency that oversees Russia's high-technology industry), I was struck by the changes from the days of the Soviet Union, as also by important similarities. The drab, socialist Moscow of yore has been replaced by a glittering city, peopled... Read more
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New Kerala
Listen to people's 'Mann ki Baat', union leader urges Modi Fourteen transporter associations and trade unions in Goa will ensure that th
Listen to people's 'Mann ki Baat', union leader urges Modi
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Fourteen transporter associations and trade unions in Goa will ensure that the nationwide September 2 strike against central government policies will be total in the state, an union leader... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Indian Court Allows Mauritius Treaty Benefits For AppellantTreaty Benefits For Appellantby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong31 August 20
Indian Court Allows Mauritius Treaty Benefits For Appellant
Tax-News.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Treaty Benefits For Appellantby Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong31 August 2015 Rejecting "treaty shopping" claims, India's High Court of Punjab and Haryana has ruled that India should not tax capital gains from the sale by Mauritian... Read more
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New Kerala
Delegation of MPs, corporate heads to visit Germanyto understand and appreciate various aspects of India-Germany relations through
Delegation of MPs, corporate heads to visit Germany
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
to understand and appreciate various aspects of India-Germany relations through dialogue between MPs of both countries, government officials, industry leaders, policy experts and media, Ficci said. Indian MPs in the delegation include Rajeev... Read more
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New Kerala
27 countries, 2,000 participants at world Hindi meet in Bhopalnoted Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan will attend the closing ceremony on Sept
27 countries, 2,000 participants at world Hindi meet in Bhopal
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
noted Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan will attend the closing ceremony on September 12, which will be presided over by union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Sushma Swaraj said while the earlier such events focused on literature, or Hindi Shitya,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sunita Narain: Back to toilet schoolschoolLast August 15, speaking from the ramparts of the Red Fort, the prime min
Sunita Narain: Back to toilet school
Business Standard India / Posted 16 hours ago
schoolLast August 15, speaking from the ramparts of the Red Fort, the prime minister made a very important announcement-his government would ensure "there is no school in India without separate toilets for boys and girls" by the next Independence... Read more
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New Kerala
BMS opts out CITU September 2 strike The Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) has decided to opt out of the central trade
BMS opts out CITU September 2 strike
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) has decided to opt out of the central trade unions' proposed strike on September 2 for a 12-point charter of demands. BMS General Secretary Virjesh Upadhyay said a decision has... Read more
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New Kerala
Manipur gives land for national sports university The Manipur government has given 337 acres of land for the central government
Manipur gives land for national sports university
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The Manipur government has given 337 acres of land for the central government to set up India's first national sports university in the northeastern state, an official said here on Sunday. "The... Read more
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Business Standard India
D R S Chaudhry: The new mining law is not enoughbut emphasised that "any Band-Aid solution to offset the impact of external fac
D R S Chaudhry: The new mining law is not enough
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
but emphasised that "any Band-Aid solution to offset the impact of external factors would not work". He also said India's iron ore mining capacity should be expanded to curb rising domestic raw material prices and that it is a key way to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Global 'Call to Action Summit 2015' adopts DELHI DECLARATION to end preventable maternal and child deathsto Action Summit 2015 held on 27-28 August 2015 in New Delhi was co-hosted by t
Global 'Call to Action Summit 2015' adopts DELHI DECLARATION to end preventable maternal and child deaths
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
to Action Summit 2015 held on 27-28 August 2015 in New Delhi was co-hosted by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India and the Health Ministry of Ethiopia, in partnership with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Tata... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
August 28, 2015Drew) Lebanese soldiers, left, stand guard as Lebanese activists chant slogans
August 28, 2015
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Drew) Lebanese soldiers, left, stand guard as Lebanese activists chant slogans during a march against the trash crisis and government corruption in Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. To the casual visitor, Lebanon may look like a relative... Read more
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New Kerala
servicemen meet Rajnath Singh, assured of quick implementation of schemeof scheme In a fresh attempt to break the One Rank One Pension (OROP) stalemat
servicemen meet Rajnath Singh, assured of quick implementation of scheme
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
of scheme In a fresh attempt to break the One Rank One Pension (OROP) stalemate, a delegation of ex-servicemen met with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday and were assured that quick action will be taken by the government on the... Read more
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New Kerala
Coal price rationalisation needed: Piyush Goyal The central government is considering rationalising the prices of coal for ce
Coal price rationalisation needed: Piyush Goyal
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The central government is considering rationalising the prices of coal for certain grades based on their calorific value to remove any anomaly in the pricing structure, union Coal and Power Minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Controversial GSAT-6 satellite up in space India's latest communication satellite GSAT-6, which was once embroiled in co
Controversial GSAT-6 satellite up in space
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
India's latest communication satellite GSAT-6, which was once embroiled in controversy, is finally up in space after a textbook launch from here on Thursday. "We have slightly tweaked the configuration of... Read more
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New Kerala
'Indecent' student protests in Kolkata mar Presidency's reputation (News Analysis)198-year-old history, Presidency University (formerly Presidency College) has s
'Indecent' student protests in Kolkata mar Presidency's reputation (News Analysis)
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
198-year-old history, Presidency University (formerly Presidency College) has seen it all - from being a prominent hub of India's nationalist movement, to emerging as hotbed of West Bengal's Maoist agitation. it has churned out elites and Nobel... Read more
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asianage
United States backed India on Kashmir in 1965 Indo-Pak warCaptured Sherman Tank of the Pakistani Army (Photo: Indian Defence News) Washi
United States backed India on Kashmir in 1965 Indo-Pak war
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Captured Sherman Tank of the Pakistani Army (Photo: Indian Defence News) Washington: The US in 1965 had supported India's stand that there should be no plebiscite in Kashmir, declassified US documents of the era indicate. At the peak of the 1965... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP wins Bengaluru civic polls; Modi says thank you!state's ruling Congress to the second place. The victory gladdened Prime Minis
BJP wins Bengaluru civic polls; Modi says thank you!
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
state's ruling Congress to the second place. The victory gladdened Prime Minister Narendra Modi who thanked the voters of India's IT capital for reposing continuous faith in his party and called it a hat-trick after similar wins in Madhya Pradesh... Read more
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Calcutta News
Modi remembers Rani Gaidinliu for freedom struggle role"remembered adequately", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday recalled the co
Modi remembers Rani Gaidinliu for freedom struggle role
Calcutta News / Posted 7 days ago
"remembered adequately", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday recalled the contribution of Naga leader Rani Gaidinliu to India's freedom struggle. Inaugurating the birth centenary celebrations here of Gaidinliu, a Naga spiritual and political... Read more
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Business Standard India
India signs pact for South Asias first trans-national oil pipelinewithin a year of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promise of setting up the pipel
India signs pact for South Asias first trans-national oil pipeline
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
within a year of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promise of setting up the pipeline to boost cross-border to that nation.India's petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who is currently visiting the Himalayan nation, signed a Memorandum of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Maritime tribunal rejects Italy's call for India to free marinesrequest that India provisionally release two marines accused of killing two Ind
Maritime tribunal rejects Italy's call for India to free marines
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
request that India provisionally release two marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen, a setback for the Italian government after a three-year legal battle. However the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea in Hamburg also... Read more
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The Star
Maritime tribunal rejects Italy's call for India to free marinesrequest that India provisionally release two marines accused of killing two Ind
Maritime tribunal rejects Italy's call for India to free marines
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
request that India provisionally release two marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen, a setback for the Italian government after a three-year legal battle. However the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea in Hamburg also... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi remembers Rani Gaidinliu for freedom struggle role"remembered adequately", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday recalled the co
Modi remembers Rani Gaidinliu for freedom struggle role
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
"remembered adequately", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday recalled the contribution of Naga leader Rani Gaidinliu to India's freedom struggle. Inaugurating the birth centenary celebrations here of Gaidinliu, a Naga spiritual and political... Read more
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The Telegraph
Twin FM recipe for 8% growthCalcutta, Aug. 23: Union finance minister Arun Jaitley today expressed confiden
Twin FM recipe for 8% growth
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Calcutta, Aug. 23: Union finance minister Arun Jaitley today expressed confidence of achieving an 8-10 per cent growth rate on increased investment and appropriate mix of policies. "I do believe it is (8 per cent and above growth) achievable... if... Read more
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New Kerala
Jaitley inaugurates Bandhan Bank in Kolkata . Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday inaugurated India's newest ba
Jaitley inaugurates Bandhan Bank in Kolkata
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday inaugurated India's newest bank, Bandhan Bank Ltd, at the Science City Auditorium in Kolkata, at a function attended by regulators, policy makers and... Read more
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New Kerala
Jaitley attacks Congress for stalling GST billGST bill Describing the passage of the stalled Goods and Services Tax Bill as
Jaitley attacks Congress for stalling GST bill
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
GST bill Describing the passage of the stalled Goods and Services Tax Bill as a parameter to measure the maturity of India's political system, union finance minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday made a veiled attack on the Congress for "stalling... Read more
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Business Standard India
Air India avails first tranche of $40 mn loan under ECB routerates, $300 million would be about Rs 1,985 crore while $40 million translates
Air India avails first tranche of $40 mn loan under ECB route
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
rates, $300 million would be about Rs 1,985 crore while $40 million translates to around Rs 265 crore. The central government is providing guarantee for the ECB amount, which would primarily be used for maintenance of aircraft and to meet... Read more
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New Kerala
India and Pakistan were playing 'Verbal Kabbadi' long distance, says Manish Tewari Congress leader and former union minister Manish Tewari on Sunday said that b
India and Pakistan were playing 'Verbal Kabbadi' long distance, says Manish Tewari
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Congress leader and former union minister Manish Tewari on Sunday said that both India and Pakistan were playing a "long distance verbal Kabbadi match" before... Read more
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Business Standard India
Naidu says separatists under control because India is a democracyUnion Minister of Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs M. Venkaiah Naidu
Naidu says separatists under control because India is a democracy
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Union Minister of Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said the Indian Government is keen on maintaining good relations with all neighbouring countries, including Pakistan. After casting his vote in the Bengaluru... Read more
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New Kerala
India's nuclear programme has social relevance: Jitendra Singh Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North-Eastern
India's nuclear programme has social relevance: Jitendra Singh
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Jitendra Singh... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian pharma sector can grow fivefold in 10 to 15 years: Official India's pharmaceutical sector can grow five times in the next 10 to 15 years
Indian pharma sector can grow fivefold in 10 to 15 years: Official
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
India's pharmaceutical sector can grow five times in the next 10 to 15 years and innovation should act as a catalyst in the growth process, a senior official said here on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Air India pilots protest over changes in labour rules, salariesA section of Air India pilots are on a go slow agitation to protest government
Air India pilots protest over changes in labour rules, salaries
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
A section of Air India pilots are on a go slow agitation to protest government move "removing" them from workmen category and proposed changes in salary structure. The agitation led to seven flights getting delayed from Delhi and Mumbai airports... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
India Invites AU Commission Chairperson for the Africa-India SummitEthiopia - — Visiting Vice Minister of External Relations of India, H.E. Mr. Na
India Invites AU Commission Chairperson for the Africa-India Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Ethiopia - — Visiting Vice Minister of External Relations of India, H.E. Mr. Navtej Sarna, has delivered an invitation from India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, to attend the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Cabinet nod for India-Seychelles pact to curb black money In a major move against black money stashed away abroad, the union cabinet on
Cabinet nod for India-Seychelles pact to curb black money
Calcutta News / Posted 11 days ago
In a major move against black money stashed away abroad, the union cabinet on Thursday approved the signing and ratification of an agreement between India and Seychelles for exchanging... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cabinet note on proposed bilateral investment treaty in a monthfinal touches to a note for the proposed bilateral investment treaty (BIT), whi
Cabinet note on proposed bilateral investment treaty in a month
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
final touches to a note for the proposed bilateral investment treaty (BIT), which is expected to be presented before the Union Cabinet, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in about a month's time. The BIT is expected to replace the existing... Read more
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The Hindu
In sign of strengthening ties, Iran no longer on restricted visa listThe Union government has removed Iran from the list of countries put under the
In sign of strengthening ties, Iran no longer on restricted visa list
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
The Union government has removed Iran from the list of countries put under the restricted visa category, indicating that it wants to reach out to the Persian Gulf nation. The Union government has removed Iran from the list of countries put under the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt defends Indo-Pak NSA talksThe government on Thursday defended its decision to not call off the India-Paki
Govt defends Indo-Pak NSA talks
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
The government on Thursday defended its decision to not call off the India-Pakistan National Security Adviser (NSA) talks, despite Pakistani high commission inviting Kashmiri separatist leaders to a reception to meet Sartaj Aziz, the visiting... Read more
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New Kerala
Onions turns dearer, prices likely to go up further (Special Report)the pinch. Onion prices crossed the Rs 70 per kg mark at many places on Thursda
Onions turns dearer, prices likely to go up further (Special Report)
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
the pinch. Onion prices crossed the Rs 70 per kg mark at many places on Thursday with most people complaining that the government was not doing enough to contain the price rise. The Nashik-based National Horticultural Research and Development... Read more
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Business Standard India
Challenges before Air India's new CMDFinancial health: Despite generous equity infusion from government and lower cr
Challenges before Air India's new CMD
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
Financial health: Despite generous equity infusion from government and lower crude prices Air India has been unable to cut down its loss. For 2014-15, the airline is expected to see a consolidated net loss of Rs 5,400 crore, the same as 2013-14,... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet nod for India-Seychelles pact to curb black money In a major move against black money stashed away abroad, the union cabinet on
Cabinet nod for India-Seychelles pact to curb black money
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
In a major move against black money stashed away abroad, the union cabinet on Thursday approved the signing and ratification of an agreement between India and Seychelles for exchanging... Read more
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iol.co.za
India's ‘few policewomen battle sexism’AFPIndian policewomen take part in a self-defence class in New Delhi. Picture:
India's ‘few policewomen battle sexism’
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
AFPIndian policewomen take part in a self-defence class in New Delhi. Picture: Rebecca Conway New Delhi - India's police force is not only drastically short of women, it is also plagued by sexism, with women given menial duties, bypassed for... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Sexism plagues India's few policewomenNew Delhi - India's police force is not only drastically short of women, it is
Sexism plagues India's few policewomen
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
New Delhi - India's police force is not only drastically short of women, it is also plagued by sexism, with women given menial duties, bypassed for promotion and scared to report sexual harassment by male colleagues, a Commonwealth study said on... Read more
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Rappler
Modi on charm offensive as India seeks more cloutsharp critic of Asian neighbors, has confounded expectations with a relentless
Modi on charm offensive as India seeks more clout
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
sharp critic of Asian neighbors, has confounded expectations with a relentless diplomatic charm offensive designed to raise India's standing. In his first 15 months in office, the right-wing premier has travelled to some two dozen countries,... Read more
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BBC News
Trapped in the gutter: The street cleaner with four degreesexamination Mr Yadav sits for brings a new battle for leave to study. The Mumb
Trapped in the gutter: The street cleaner with four degrees
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
examination Mr Yadav sits for brings a new battle for leave to study. The Mumbai municipality is believed to be India's richest local government organisation. It employs more than 28,000 conservancy workers, and about 15,000 contractual... Read more
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Business Standard India
Reforms process 'not a single day story': Sinhaduring the monsoon sessionWith global rating agency Moody's cutting its growth
Reforms process 'not a single day story': Sinha
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
during the monsoon sessionWith global rating agency Moody's cutting its growth forecast for India citing lack of reforms, Union Minister Jayant Sinha today said the government is committed to the reforms process but it is "not a single day story".... Read more
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New Kerala
Talks with NSCN(: Myanmar mum on security clearance for Naga teamto Myanmar to hold talks with NSCN-K chief S.S. Khaplang, the delegation is yet
Talks with NSCN(: Myanmar mum on security clearance for Naga team
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
to Myanmar to hold talks with NSCN-K chief S.S. Khaplang, the delegation is yet to receive the green light from the Myanmar government. The delegation is expected to talk to NSCN-K about resuming the 2001 ceasefire which was abrogated in March this... Read more
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The Telegraph
Govt faces questions in Maggi casethat sought compensation from Nestle for selling allegedly unsafe and mislabell
Govt faces questions in Maggi case
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
that sought compensation from Nestle for selling allegedly unsafe and mislabelled noodles but it repeatedly questioned the government's failure to follow protocols while testing the snack. "As of today, what fresh material do you have to show as... Read more
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New Kerala
Direct flights of Air India Express between Varanasi and Sharjah inaugurated Union Minister of Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Union Minister of S
Direct flights of Air India Express between Varanasi and Sharjah inaugurated
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Union Minister of Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Culture (Independent Charge) and Tourism (Independent Charge) Mahesh... Read more
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New Kerala
Netaji plane crash: An enigma that continues to haunt (Aug 18 is the 70th anniversary of the "disappearance" of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose)at Saigon with his close aide Col. Habibur Rahman on August 17, 1945, purported
Netaji plane crash: An enigma that continues to haunt (Aug 18 is the 70th anniversary of the "disappearance" of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose)
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
at Saigon with his close aide Col. Habibur Rahman on August 17, 1945, purportedly to shift base to the erstwhile Soviet Union and continue his fight for India's independence, crashed in Japanese-occupied Formosa. "It would be the perfect... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India, EU working to end trade huff over generic drugsNEW DELHI: India and the European Union are taking steps to end a trade row spa
India, EU working to end trade huff over generic drugs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
NEW DELHI: India and the European Union are taking steps to end a trade row sparked by an EU ban on Indian pharmaceutical products that New Delhi responded to by cancelling talks on a free trade accord with its largest trading partner, officials... Read more
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