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Hindustantimes.com
Sisodia will surrender to Modi: Kejriwal after complaint against deputy CMFebruary 2015. The Saturday’s confrontation is the latest in a series of event
Sisodia will surrender to Modi: Kejriwal after complaint against deputy CM
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 hours ago
February 2015. The Saturday’s confrontation is the latest in a series of events that have pitted the AAP and the BJP-led union government against each other. Kejriwal and his party have accused the Centre of targeting their government and MLAs... Read more
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asianage
Vijender Gupta: No bills returned by home ministryGupta alleged that after being cornered in the water tanker scam, chief ministe
Vijender Gupta: No bills returned by home ministry
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
Gupta alleged that after being cornered in the water tanker scam, chief minister is making false allegations against the Union government. “All bills are under consideration as the Delhi government did not follow the laid down procedure before... Read more
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asianage
Vijender Gupta No bills returned by home ministryGupta alleged that after being cornered in the water tanker scam, chief ministe
Vijender Gupta No bills returned by home ministry
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
Gupta alleged that after being cornered in the water tanker scam, chief minister is making false allegations against the Union government. “All bills are under consideration as the Delhi government did not follow the laid down procedure before... Read more
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New Kerala
Odisha seeks more cities under Smart City tag - newkerala.com #81870June. The project proposal envisaged investment of around Rs 2,500 crore out o
Odisha seeks more cities under Smart City tag - newkerala.com #81870
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
June. The project proposal envisaged investment of around Rs 2,500 crore out of which, Rs 500 crore is expected from the Union Government and rest Rs.2000 crore would be arranged from state government and other sources by way of convergence. The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Attack on Union ministers’ convoy: BJP urges Odisha governor to actBJP, Odisha unit has lost faith on the state government and the police, they ur
Attack on Union ministers’ convoy: BJP urges Odisha governor to act
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 hours ago
BJP, Odisha unit has lost faith on the state government and the police, they urged the governor, as the representative of Union government, to take cognisance of the incident and direct the state government to conduct an independent probe and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Smart Cities Projects is a people's movementare willing to participate, ” M Venkaiah Naidu, urban development minister, sai
Smart Cities Projects is a people's movement
Business Standard India / Posted 21 hours ago
are willing to participate, ” M Venkaiah Naidu, urban development minister, said in his address. On June 25 last year, the Union government had launched the smart city mission and released its mission statement and guidelines. It also shortlisted... Read more
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The Hindu
Left parties oppose 100 per cent FDIof norms in defence and pharmaceuticals sectors. They raised slogans against Pr
Left parties oppose 100 per cent FDI
The Hindu / Posted 23 hours ago
of norms in defence and pharmaceuticals sectors. They raised slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Union government alleging that e they were serving international corporate giants at the cost of domestic interests. “It is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Traders Lament Closure of University of Nigeriadown the school indefinitely as a result of the violent protests embarked upon
Traders Lament Closure of University of Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
down the school indefinitely as a result of the violent protests embarked upon by students under the aegis of the Students Union Government, SUG, of the institution. In a memorandum signed by Prof Uchendu, the university authorities had stated,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Smart Cities can save rural poor from starvation and offer employmenta comprehensive website on the knowledge base developed on the Smart City proje
Smart Cities can save rural poor from starvation and offer employment
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
a comprehensive website on the knowledge base developed on the Smart City project at http://udaipursmartcity.in/ The Union Government had also created a competition between city administrations for setting up the foundation for implementing... Read more
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Business Standard India
IDFC's plan to re-price Esops draws proxy irehave been set aside for key managerial personnel. The voting on the proposals
IDFC's plan to re-price Esops draws proxy ire
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
have been set aside for key managerial personnel. The voting on the proposals ended on Friday. It is understood that the union government, which is a major shareholder, has given its consent to the changes. Unlike Esop modifications made by... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu seeks dismissal of Rajiv Gandhi case convict Nalini’s pleaaffidavit, opposed the plea. It said, before releasing the convicts, the State
Tamil Nadu seeks dismissal of Rajiv Gandhi case convict Nalini’s plea
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
affidavit, opposed the plea. It said, before releasing the convicts, the State government is mandated to consult the Union government since the case was probed by a central agency (CBI). It had written to the Centre on February 19, 2014 to... Read more
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dna
State fails to implement Centre's cadaver donation programmeto sources, in the last few months, the state government and KEM hospital have
State fails to implement Centre's cadaver donation programme
dna / Posted yesterday
to sources, in the last few months, the state government and KEM hospital have been following up on this issue with the union government, but the money promised was not released due to technical reasons. State health department sources said the... Read more
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Business Standard India
ACC rejects Sanjiv Chaturvedi's deputation to Kejriwal's officepositioned at AIIMS, Delhi, but removed from the post of chief vigilance office
ACC rejects Sanjiv Chaturvedi's deputation to Kejriwal's office
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
positioned at AIIMS, Delhi, but removed from the post of chief vigilance officer and fighting several cases against the Union government, had applied for the position which only the Prime Minister-headed ACC has the power to clear. But his... Read more
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Business Standard India
headed panel rejects Sanjiv Chaturvedi's deputation to Kejriwal's officepositioned at AIIMS, Delhi, but removed from the post of chief vigilance office
headed panel rejects Sanjiv Chaturvedi's deputation to Kejriwal's office
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
positioned at AIIMS, Delhi, but removed from the post of chief vigilance officer and fighting several cases against the Union government, had applied for the position which only the Prime Minister-headed ACC has the power to clear. But his... Read more
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Daily News
Plea to enforce fishing rights for Indian fishermen in Lankan waters rejectedThe Madras high court has dismissed as not maintainable a petition which sought
Plea to enforce fishing rights for Indian fishermen in Lankan waters rejected
Daily News / Posted yesterday
The Madras high court has dismissed as not maintainable a petition which sought a direction to Union government to enforce Art. 6 of 1974 Agreement between India and Sri Lanka that “the vessels of India and Sri Lanka will enjoy in each other’s water... Read more
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The Hindu
Plummeting coconut prices shower misery on farmersDevaraj, state secretary of Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS). While farmer
Plummeting coconut prices shower misery on farmers
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Devaraj, state secretary of Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS). While farmers’ leader Kodihalli Chandrashekar blamed Union Government’s policy of allowing imports from Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines for the fall in prices, sources in the... Read more
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Daily News
HC dismisses plea to ensure fishing rights in Katchatheevu watersThe Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed as not maintainable a plea seeking
HC dismisses plea to ensure fishing rights in Katchatheevu waters
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed as not maintainable a plea seeking a direction to the Union government to enforce the 1974 agreement between India and Sri Lanka in letter and spirit to ensure fishing rights of Indian fishermen in the... Read more
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The Hindu
HC dismisses plea to ensure fishing rights in Katchatheevu watersThe Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed as not maintainable a plea seeking
HC dismisses plea to ensure fishing rights in Katchatheevu waters
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed as not maintainable a plea seeking a direction to the Union government to enforce the 1974 agreement between India and Sri Lanka in letter and spirit to ensure fishing rights of Indian fishermen in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt to include forests under Swachh Bharatto include forests under Swachh BharatEnvironment ministry planning to ban plas
Govt to include forests under Swachh Bharat
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
to include forests under Swachh BharatEnvironment ministry planning to ban plastic bags, dustbins inside reserves The Union government on Thursday announced that it would clean up 10 reserves and 10 tourist spots, mostly religious places,... Read more
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New Kerala
Swamy now targets Economic Affairs Secretary, makes light of Jaitley ( - newkerala.com #80982my demand," Swamy said. Swamy said he would wait for events to bear out his al
Swamy now targets Economic Affairs Secretary, makes light of Jaitley ( - newkerala.com #80982
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
my demand," Swamy said. Swamy said he would wait for events to bear out his allegations against Subramanian. "If BJP Union government says that we know all about AS (Arvind Subramanian) but still he is an asset, then I will suspend my demand... Read more
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The Financial Express
Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal calls Congress’ darbars in Punjab a ‘gimmick’sort of misappropriation in the Cash Credit Limit of the state. He said that a
Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal calls Congress’ darbars in Punjab a ‘gimmick’
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
sort of misappropriation in the Cash Credit Limit of the state. He said that all the accounts regarding it were “crystal clear” as the state government merely purchased the foodgrains for the union government and there were no irregularities in th... Read more
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New Kerala
No misappropriation in cash credit limit for food grains: Badal - newkerala.com #80831"All accounts regarding it (CCL) were crystal clear as the state government mer
No misappropriation in cash credit limit for food grains: Badal - newkerala.com #80831
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
"All accounts regarding it (CCL) were crystal clear as the state government merely purchased the food grains for the union government. There were no irregularities in this entire operation," Badal told media on the sidelines of a function in... Read more
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New Kerala
Will suspend demand that Arvind Subramanian be sacked: Swamy - newkerala.com #80715Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian be sacked and wait for events to bear out his
Will suspend demand that Arvind Subramanian be sacked: Swamy - newkerala.com #80715
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian be sacked and wait for events to bear out his allegations against the latter. "If BJP Union government says that we know all about AS (Arvind Subramanian) but still he is an asset, then I will suspend my demand... Read more
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Eye Witness News
S&P says Brexit would prompt swift downgrade of Britainpeople, a record number in the UK, are eligible to vote in today’s EU referendu
S&P says Brexit would prompt swift downgrade of Britain
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
people, a record number in the UK, are eligible to vote in today’s EU referendum. Picture: Facebook. Britain,European Union,United Kingdom,Brexit,Standard and Poors Ratings Services,Standard and Poors,EU vote,Britain votes,theBritish... Read more
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The Financial Express
G7 to issue statement if Britain votes to exit EU: Sourcesa statement stressing their readiness to take all necessary steps to calm marke
G7 to issue statement if Britain votes to exit EU: Sources
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
a statement stressing their readiness to take all necessary steps to calm markets if Britain votes to exit the European Union, government officials with direct knowledge of the preparations said on Thursday. Finance authorities of the G7... Read more
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dna
Delhi assembly panel may summon Lt Guv Jung over scams from Congress' rule: Dy Speakerlodged. "You (LG) have been protecting Smt Dikshit in these four FIRs through
Delhi assembly panel may summon Lt Guv Jung over scams from Congress' rule: Dy Speaker
dna / Posted 3 days ago
lodged. "You (LG) have been protecting Smt Dikshit in these four FIRs through your inaction. Shri Meena, imposed by the Union government as ACB chief, has also colluded with you in this criminal activity. Kindly forward my letter to ACB with a... Read more
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Business Standard India
AAP attacks Najeeb Jung, tells LG to make himself a co-accusedthe LG". "You (LG) have been protecting Smt Dikshit in these four FIRs through
AAP attacks Najeeb Jung, tells LG to make himself a co-accused
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
the LG". "You (LG) have been protecting Smt Dikshit in these four FIRs through your inaction. Shri Meena, imposed by the Union government as ACB chief, has also colluded with you in this criminal activity. "Kindly forward my letter to ACB with a... Read more
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The Hindu
Rs. 6,000 crore special package for textilesThe Union government on Wednesday announced a and apparel sector. The package
Rs. 6,000 crore special package for textiles
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
The Union government on Wednesday announced a and apparel sector. The package, which will be implemented soon, aims to help in creating one crore jobs in the next three years, said Textiles Secretary... Read more
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The Economic Times
Make yourself a co-accused, AAP tell LG Najeeb Jungthe LG". You (LG) have been protecting Smt Dikshit in these four FIRs through
Make yourself a co-accused, AAP tell LG Najeeb Jung
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
the LG". You (LG) have been protecting Smt Dikshit in these four FIRs through your inaction. Shri Meena, imposed by the Union government as ACB chief, has also colluded with you in this criminal activity. "Kindly forward my letter to ACB with a... Read more
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The Hindu
Pardon my Hindithe number of official languages. We are a country of a billion with two hundre
Pardon my Hindi
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
the number of official languages. We are a country of a billion with two hundred tongues, and yet, we are one. That the Union Government could even think that they could condense India’s vast and diverse linguistic history and heritage into one... Read more
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The Hindu
Team leaves for Mozambique to explore pulse importsFacing sharp criticism over the spiralling prices of pulses, the Union governme
Team leaves for Mozambique to explore pulse imports
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Facing sharp criticism over the spiralling prices of pulses, the Union government on Tuesday sent a delegation to Mozambique to explore the options of importing pulses on a government-to-government basis. The high-level delegation is led by Consumer... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Terrorists hiding near Pathankot airbase, says parliamentary panelas we got the information from the villagers, it was very clear to us that they
Terrorists hiding near Pathankot airbase, says parliamentary panel
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
as we got the information from the villagers, it was very clear to us that they are hiding somewhere. We have informed the Union government of about it,” Bhattacharya said. When asked to comment on the permission granted by the Indian government... Read more
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Business Standard India
A K Bhattacharya: The skill of asking for moreThe youngest ministry in the Union government is the ministry of skill developm
A K Bhattacharya: The skill of asking for more
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
The youngest ministry in the Union government is the ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship. But its early journey was a bit slow, even though the mandate of the new ministry was truly grand and central to the success of the government’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India, Bangladesh may soon allow river cruise from Kolkata to Dhakaodd route would be covered by a 14-day long trip. “Vivada Cruises sent proposa
India, Bangladesh may soon allow river cruise from Kolkata to Dhaka
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
odd route would be covered by a 14-day long trip. “Vivada Cruises sent proposals to both the state government and the Union government,” Lt Col (Retd) SR Banerjee, a consultant with the company that operates luxury cruise packages on the River... Read more
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The Hindu
Pardon My Hindithe number of official languages. We are a country of a billion with two hundre
Pardon My Hindi
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
the number of official languages. We are a country of a billion with two hundred tongues, and yet, we are one. That the Union Government could even think that they could condense India’s vast and diverse linguistic history and heritage into one... Read more
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The Hindu
All you need to know about the big ticket FDI reforminvestors can have the cockpit to themselves Opening up foreign investments in
All you need to know about the big ticket FDI reform
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
investors can have the cockpit to themselves Opening up foreign investments in the civil aviation sector, the Union government allowed overseas entrepreneurs, other than airlines, to bring in up to 100 per cent FDI to set up an airline... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Govt allows 100 pc FDI in defence, 4 other sectorsThis is the biggest push since November, when the government had liberalised FD
Govt allows 100 pc FDI in defence, 4 other sectors
Central Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
This is the biggest push since November, when the government had liberalised FDI rules and norms for 15 sectors. ‘’The Union Government has radically liberalised the FDI regime today, with the objective of providing major impetus to employment... Read more
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The Telegraph
Gogoi bins BJP claim on Assam debt statuseconomy. "Every state in the country has liabilities. A state like Gujarat has
Gogoi bins BJP claim on Assam debt status
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
economy. "Every state in the country has liabilities. A state like Gujarat has a debt burden of Rs 2,00,1000 crore. The Union government has liabilities of Rs 27,00,000 crore. Assam has a debt burden of only Rs 35,000 crore," he said. Gogoi... Read more
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The Hindu
FDI in aviation: Foreign investors can have the cockpit to themselvesan Indian partner to set up an airline in the country. Opening up foreign inve
FDI in aviation: Foreign investors can have the cockpit to themselves
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
an Indian partner to set up an airline in the country. Opening up foreign investments in the civil aviation sector, the Union government on Monday allowed overseas entrepreneurs, other than airlines, to bring in up to 100 per cent foreign direct... Read more
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Business Standard India
Subramanian Swamy accuses Arvind Kejriwal of breaching constitutional normsof Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and mala f
Subramanian Swamy accuses Arvind Kejriwal of breaching constitutional norms
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
of Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and mala fide manner. "Since the NCT is where the Union Government is also located, it has become crucial to restore some semblance of governance immediately," said Swamy in... Read more
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New Kerala
Govt introduces 100 pct FDI in civil aviation - newkerala.com #79478New Delhi, June 20 : In a major reform, the Union Government radically liberali
Govt introduces 100 pct FDI in civil aviation - newkerala.com #79478
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
New Delhi, June 20 : In a major reform, the Union Government radically liberalized the FDI regime on Monday and permitted 100pc foreign ownership in defence and civil aviation. The extant FDI policy on Airports permits 100% FDI under automatic route... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi govt eases FDI rules for major Indian sectors - newkerala.com #79476(FDI) further clearing the decks for 100 pc FDI in most sectors, including phar
Modi govt eases FDI rules for major Indian sectors - newkerala.com #79476
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
(FDI) further clearing the decks for 100 pc FDI in most sectors, including pharma, aviation and defence sectors. The Union Government sweepingly liberalized the FDI regime, with the objective of providing major impetus to employment and job... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After Rajan, Swamy trains his guns on Delhi CM Kejriwal, LG Jung(NCT) of Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and
After Rajan, Swamy trains his guns on Delhi CM Kejriwal, LG Jung
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
(NCT) of Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and mala fide manner. Since the NCT is where the Union government is also located, it has become crucial to restore some semblance of governance immediately,” Swamy said in... Read more
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dna
Subramanian Swamy attacks Lt Guv Jung, says he takes instructions from Congress leader Ahmed Patel(NCT) of Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and
Subramanian Swamy attacks Lt Guv Jung, says he takes instructions from Congress leader Ahmed Patel
dna / Posted 5 days ago
(NCT) of Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and malafide manner. Since the NCT is where the Union Government is also located, it has become crucial to restore some semblance of governance immediately," said Swamy in... Read more
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New Kerala
Easing FDI norm will see more M and A deals in pharma: newkerala.com #79422and foreign companies, I am not sure if it would increase the M&A activity in a
Easing FDI norm will see more M and A deals in pharma: newkerala.com #79422
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
and foreign companies, I am not sure if it would increase the M&A activity in a major way," she said. On Monday, the Union government relaxed FDI norms further in key sectors, including pharmaceuticals, by allowing equity up to 74 per cent... Read more
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Business Standard India
Najeeb Jung takes instructions from Ahmed Patel: Subramanian Swamyof Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and malafi
Najeeb Jung takes instructions from Ahmed Patel: Subramanian Swamy
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
of Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and malafide manner. "Since the NCT is where the Union Government is also located, it has become crucial to restore some semblance of governance immediately," said Swamy in... Read more
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New Kerala
FDI ease for defence welcome, but more must be done: newkerala.com #79388New Delhi, June 20 : Experts on Monday called as a welcome move the union gover
FDI ease for defence welcome, but more must be done: newkerala.com #79388
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
New Delhi, June 20 : Experts on Monday called as a welcome move the union government announcement of 100 per cent FDI (foreign direct investment) in defence, but felt more needs to be done to bring foreign investment in India. The liberalised FDI... Read more
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New Kerala
100 pc FDI welcome, but India needs to address whole ecosystem of investment: Expert - newkerala.com #79377to live with this challenge." In a press statement issued here on Monday, the
100 pc FDI welcome, but India needs to address whole ecosystem of investment: Expert - newkerala.com #79377
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
to live with this challenge." In a press statement issued here on Monday, the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said, "The Union Government has radically liberalised the FDI regime today (Monday), with the objective of providing major impetus to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Subramanian Swamy attacks Najeeb Jung, says he takes instructions from Ahmed Ahmed Patelof Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and malafi
Subramanian Swamy attacks Najeeb Jung, says he takes instructions from Ahmed Ahmed Patel
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
of Delhi. The AAP is functioning in a highly arbitrary, unreasonable and malafide manner. "Since the NCT is where the Union Government is also located, it has become crucial to restore some semblance of governance immediately," said Swamy in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Labour Unions Differ Over Offa Poly Rectorship Positionbased on merit. Meanwhile, the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Fed
Labour Unions Differ Over Offa Poly Rectorship Position
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
based on merit. Meanwhile, the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Federal Polytechnic Offa branch and the Student Union Government of the institution seem to be impatient over the delay in the announcement of the new rector of the... Read more
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