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Smart City: Expansion of list to distribute benefits of urban development evenly, says realty industrycities, saying it will distribute the benefits of urban development more evenly
Smart City: Expansion of list to distribute benefits of urban development evenly, says realty industry
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
cities, saying it will distribute the benefits of urban development more evenly across the country and drive growth. The Union Government on Tuesday announced the names of 13 new cities which will be developed under the Smart City Mission. It... Read more
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The Economic Times
Delhi government presents plan for cleaning Yamuna to Centreof the Yamuna river. They have incorporated almost all points suggested by the
Delhi government presents plan for cleaning Yamuna to Centre
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
of the Yamuna river. They have incorporated almost all points suggested by the Union Water Ministry as well." "The Union government assures its support to this initiative of cleaning the river and will implement this Yamuna turnaround plan... Read more
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The Economic Times
'Expansion of smart cities list to evenly distribute benefits'cities, saying it will distribute the benefits of urban development more evenly
'Expansion of smart cities list to evenly distribute benefits'
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
cities, saying it will distribute the benefits of urban development more evenly across the country and drive growth. The Union Government today announced the names of 13 new cities which will be developed under the Smart City Mission. "This is a... Read more
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Business Standard India
A K Bhattacharya: Two lessons after two yearsa difference. In any case, the combined annual expenditure of all the state gov
A K Bhattacharya: Two lessons after two years
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
a difference. In any case, the combined annual expenditure of all the state governments is now much higher than what the Union government spends in a year. This was not so until 2011-12. The Modi government must take states on board to ensure... Read more
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The Hindu
Lucknow, Warangal among 13 smart cities announced by govt.allowed to enter the smart city competition Lucknow, Warangal and Panaji are a
Lucknow, Warangal among 13 smart cities announced by govt.
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
allowed to enter the smart city competition Lucknow, Warangal and Panaji are among the13 smart cities selected by the Union government on Tuesday. The others are Dharamsala, Chandigarh, Raipur, New Town Kolkata, Bhagalpur, Port Blair, Imphal,... Read more
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Business Standard India
What's ailing GSPC: 5 challenges faced by the PSUdevelopment of the block as against the estimate of $2.75 billion presented in
What's ailing GSPC: 5 challenges faced by the PSU
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
development of the block as against the estimate of $2.75 billion presented in its field development plan presented to the Union government. The report goes on to say that 12 more development wells are yet to be completed under the plan, which... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
For Some U.K. Farmers, Business Looks Better Without 'Brexit'he says. "The subsidies are a vital part of my business income at the moment."
For Some U.K. Farmers, Business Looks Better Without 'Brexit'
KPBS San Diego / Posted 12 hours ago
he says. "The subsidies are a vital part of my business income at the moment." Those are farm subsidies from the European Union — government payments to support farmers, ensure the food supply and regulate the cost of commodities. They make up... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Milestones - UNIBEN Gets Female SUG President, Abeshi Exits Immigration and Other Things We Saw Last Weekforeign exchange crisis.. Lauretta Obakpolo, a 400-level Pharmacy student, has
Milestones - UNIBEN Gets Female SUG President, Abeshi Exits Immigration and Other Things We Saw Last Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
foreign exchange crisis.. Lauretta Obakpolo, a 400-level Pharmacy student, has been elected President of the Students' Union Government (SUG) of the University of Benin (UNIBEN). She won the election after beating five other candidates with... Read more
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The Hindu
Lucknow, Warangal among 13 smart cities announced by govt.enter the smart city competition Lucknow, Warangal and Goa's Panaji are among
Lucknow, Warangal among 13 smart cities announced by govt.
The Hindu / Posted 14 hours ago
enter the smart city competition Lucknow, Warangal and Goa's Panaji are among the list of 13 smart cities selected by the Union Government on Tuesday. Twenty-three cities, with the highest ranking from as many States and Union Terrritories, which... Read more
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Lucknow tops list of new smart cities; 12 others announcedproject. Under the Smart City Mission, 100 cities across the country will be d
Lucknow tops list of new smart cities; 12 others announced
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
project. Under the Smart City Mission, 100 cities across the country will be developed as smart cities by 2019-20 with the Union government providing financial support to the extent of Rs 48,000 crore over five years. In the first round announced... Read more
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Two years of Modi govt: BJP Union Ministers to tour Maharashtra to propogate Centre's achievementsWith Narendra Modi-led Union government completing two years in office on May 2
Two years of Modi govt: BJP Union Ministers to tour Maharashtra to propogate Centre's achievements
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
With Narendra Modi-led Union government completing two years in office on May 26, the state would have 26 Union ministers touring Maharashtra to propagate achievements of the Union government in the last two years. All the BJP MLAs, MLCs and MPs... Read more
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The Economic Times
8 macro triggers that could sway the market todayeach year of a 30-year contract, reports a business newspaper. The so-called mo
8 macro triggers that could sway the market today
The Economic Times / Posted 18 hours ago
each year of a 30-year contract, reports a business newspaper. The so-called model concession agreement (MCA) is used by Union government-owned ports while granting rights to private firms for developing cargo-handling facilities. Thos isexpected... Read more
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dna
Smart City: These 13 cities may qualify for the second roundproject. Under the Smart City Mission, 100 cities across the country will be d
Smart City: These 13 cities may qualify for the second round
dna / Posted yesterday
project. Under the Smart City Mission, 100 cities across the country will be developed as smart cities by 2019-20 with the Union government providing financial support to the extent of Rs 48,000 crore over five years. In the Fast Track... Read more
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Business Standard India
GSPC struggles as KG basin gas eludes itblock was awarded to it in the third round of auctions held under the new explo
GSPC struggles as KG basin gas eludes it
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
block was awarded to it in the third round of auctions held under the new exploration and licensing policy by the Union government in 2003. With 80 per cent interest, GSPC is the operator of the block and Canada's GeoGlobal Resources and... Read more
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New Kerala
Vice-President's wife endorses 'Om' during Yoga - newkerala.com #67623students of the Madarsa Al-Noor in Aligarh. Some Muslim organisations had prot
Vice-President's wife endorses 'Om' during Yoga - newkerala.com #67623
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
students of the Madarsa Al-Noor in Aligarh. Some Muslim organisations had protested against the reported move by the Union government to make chanting of 'Om' mandatory on International Yoga Day. However, Union Urban Development Minister M.... Read more
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The Financial Express
Vemula case: Inquiry Commission to submit report by August 1suicide by Vemula had triggered a huge political storm with opposition parties
Vemula case: Inquiry Commission to submit report by August 1
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
suicide by Vemula had triggered a huge political storm with opposition parties launching a massive attack at the Union Government over the issue. According to official sources, the Justice (retd) Ashok Kumar Roopanwal commission has met... Read more
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The Hindu
Vemula case: Inquiry Commission to submit report by August 1The suicide by Vemula had triggered a huge political storm with opposition part
Vemula case: Inquiry Commission to submit report by August 1
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The suicide by Vemula had triggered a huge political storm with opposition parties launching a massive attack at the Union Government over the issue. The one-man commission of Inquiry constituted by the HRD Ministry to look into the circumstances of... Read more
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dna
Rohith Vemula suicide: Inquiry Commission to submit report by August 1The suicide by Vemula had triggered a huge political storm with opposition part
Rohith Vemula suicide: Inquiry Commission to submit report by August 1
dna / Posted 2 days ago
The suicide by Vemula had triggered a huge political storm with opposition parties launching a massive attack at the Union Government over the issue. According to official sources, the Justice (retd) Ashok Kumar Roopanwal commission has met... Read more
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dna
RSS-affiated Muslim body thanks NDA govt for providing justice in Malegaon caseMuslim Rashtriya Manch, affiliated to RSS, today hailed the Union government fo
RSS-affiated Muslim body thanks NDA govt for providing justice in Malegaon case
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Muslim Rashtriya Manch, affiliated to RSS, today hailed the Union government for providing justice to those who were "released" in the Malegaon blast cases and demanded compensation for them. Addressing a press conference here, Mohammad Afzal,... Read more
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The Hindu
Innovation University planned in TumakuruJayachandra has said that the State government is planning to establish an “Inn
Innovation University planned in Tumakuru
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Jayachandra has said that the State government is planning to establish an “Innovation University” in association with the Union government on the premises of HMT (Hindustan Machine Tools) Watches Limited in Tumakuru. After releasing a book on the... Read more
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New Kerala
Food ministers to discuss price stabilisation, onion export price - newkerala.com #66521and Madhya Pradesh, the food ministry has said that the states should also come
Food ministers to discuss price stabilisation, onion export price - newkerala.com #66521
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
and Madhya Pradesh, the food ministry has said that the states should also come forward and buy the produce. "The union government can provide support to such states and could pay up to 50 percent as assistance under the Price... Read more
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The Telegraph
NGO to contest any ordinance on NEETNew Delhi, May 20 (Agencies): The Union government has decided to use an ordina
NGO to contest any ordinance on NEET
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi, May 20 (Agencies): The Union government has decided to use an ordinance to bypass the Supreme Court judgment on a common entrance test for medical and dental colleges from this year, but is likely to be hauled to court. The ordinance,... Read more
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New Kerala
Kejriwal urges Modi to go ahead with NEET - newkerala.com #66377are left high and dry," Kejriwal said in the letter to Modi, a copy of which he
Kejriwal urges Modi to go ahead with NEET - newkerala.com #66377
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
are left high and dry," Kejriwal said in the letter to Modi, a copy of which he shared in his tweet. However, the union government earlier in the morning cleared the ordinance to defer the implementation of NEET. Several BJP MPs and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eight Things You Didn't Know About the University of Fort Harewith Rhodes University at one point In March 1951, Rhodes University and Fort
Eight Things You Didn't Know About the University of Fort Hare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
with Rhodes University at one point In March 1951, Rhodes University and Fort Hare became affiliated.This came after the Union Government had an inquiry into the future of the structure of university education in South Africa. At that time,... Read more
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New Kerala
Food ministers' conference to discuss price stabilisation - newkerala.com #66320and Madhya Pradesh, the Union Food Ministry has said that the states should als
Food ministers' conference to discuss price stabilisation - newkerala.com #66320
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
and Madhya Pradesh, the Union Food Ministry has said that the states should also come forward and buy the produce. "The union government can provide support to such states and could pay up to 50 percent as assistance under the Price... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP breaks Congress hold in Assam: 5 key takeaways from the victoryof the party. Any state election with PM Modi as campaigner-in-chief might easi
BJP breaks Congress hold in Assam: 5 key takeaways from the victory
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
of the party. Any state election with PM Modi as campaigner-in-chief might easily turn into a referendum on the Union government, which may divert the attention from local issues. BJP was wise enough to use PM Modi sparing in Assam and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
JAMB's Computer Tests More Valuable - Provostoperate open door policy and any decision we will take that concerns the studen
JAMB's Computer Tests More Valuable - Provost
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
operate open door policy and any decision we will take that concerns the students, we always ensure that the Students' Union Government (SUG) is part of it. Still, as part of our effort to ensure cordiality between students and management is... Read more
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The Financial Express
Supreme Court bench to examine validity of entry taxwould have to be decided by a larger bench of nine judges due to conflicting ju
Supreme Court bench to examine validity of entry tax
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
would have to be decided by a larger bench of nine judges due to conflicting judgments by various high courts, even as the Union government has said it wants a goods and services tax to be imposed across the country to rationalise state levies such... Read more
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The Economic Times
Palm oil industry's profits slip 25%, small firms shut shopoperating officer, Adani Willmar, which produces edible oil under the brand For
Palm oil industry's profits slip 25%, small firms shut shop
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
operating officer, Adani Willmar, which produces edible oil under the brand Fortune. The industry has been asking the Union government to give plantation status to palm crop for the last ten years and also to amend the land laws. Mehta said,... Read more
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The Financial Express
Acceleration of last year may not continue in the current fiscal as pvt investment still awaymay reduce their combined capital expenditure as they look to implement the rec
Acceleration of last year may not continue in the current fiscal as pvt investment still away
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
may reduce their combined capital expenditure as they look to implement the recommendations of 7th pay commission and the Union government aims to narrow the fiscal deficit. The report pointed that the capital expenditure by Union and state... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's Palm oil profit slipped 25% last yearoperating officer, Adani Willmar, which produces edible oil under the brand For
India's Palm oil profit slipped 25% last year
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
operating officer, Adani Willmar, which produces edible oil under the brand Fortune. The industry has been asking the Union government to give plantation status to palm crop for the last ten years and also to amend the land laws. Mehta said,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ground Work for Isles' Oil and Gas Explorationmuch awaited discovery, after it was allowed to develop its own natural resourc
Ground Work for Isles' Oil and Gas Exploration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
much awaited discovery, after it was allowed to develop its own natural resources independently. Since the approval by the Union government, after Zanzibar's long time demand to have natural resources removed from the list of Union matters,... Read more
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The Hindu
Centre plans to auction surplus PSU land to industryThe Union government is examining the possibility of making a bank of all its s
Centre plans to auction surplus PSU land to industry
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
The Union government is examining the possibility of making a bank of all its surplus land holdings across the country from which parcels could be auctioned to private industry. The move is to ensure that non-availability of land doesn’t dampen new... Read more
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New Kerala
Government sets up 5-member panel to relook key financial act - newkerala.com #64955New Delhi, May 17 : The union government on Tuesday constituted a five-member c
Government sets up 5-member panel to relook key financial act - newkerala.com #64955
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
New Delhi, May 17 : The union government on Tuesday constituted a five-member committee for a comprehensive review of the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) Act, an official statement here said. The FRBM panel, which was announced by... Read more
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Business Standard India
Banks pick up 75% of UDAY bondssector entities like mutual funds and banks have picked up 8 per cent of the bo
Banks pick up 75% of UDAY bonds
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
sector entities like mutual funds and banks have picked up 8 per cent of the bonds amounting to Rs 9,030 crore. The Union government expects a large chunk, amounting to around Rs 3 lakh crore liabilities accumulated by state power... Read more
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The Economic Times
Maharashtra to scrap canals; will lay pipelines for water supplyPrime Minister Narendra Modi on May 7 had instructed the state governments to a
Maharashtra to scrap canals; will lay pipelines for water supply
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May 7 had instructed the state governments to adopt closed pipeline system for water supply. The Union government has set a target of increasing water utilisation by 20 per... Read more
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The Economic Times
With clarity in FDI rules, Amazon will invest more: Amit Agarwal, Amazon IndiaThe Union government in March allowed 100% foreign direct investment ( FDI ) in
With clarity in FDI rules, Amazon will invest more: Amit Agarwal, Amazon India
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
The Union government in March allowed 100% foreign direct investment ( FDI ) in electronic marketplaces — which are online platforms for merchants to sell their wares — but not in ecommerce companies that manage their own inventory. That, along with... Read more
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dna
NEET row: Will meet PM, says Devendra Fadnavisupon students from Maharashtra, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said
NEET row: Will meet PM, says Devendra Fadnavis
dna / Posted 7 days ago
upon students from Maharashtra, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said that his government is approaching the Union government for availing relief from the examination for students from Maharashtra. Speaking to media persons at... Read more
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Central Chronicle
PM, Anandiben review drought situation at high- level meetingstorage capacity of 42.3 billion cubic feet water, benefitting 6.32 lakh hectar
PM, Anandiben review drought situation at high- level meeting
Central Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
storage capacity of 42.3 billion cubic feet water, benefitting 6.32 lakh hectares. Senior officials from the state and the union government were also present. The meeting, which resolved that the Centre and the state should work together, was told... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre's support helps WPI take an upward troll: ASSOCHAM - newkerala.com #64202profitability," he added. "While inflation represented by the CPI for monetary
Centre's support helps WPI take an upward troll: ASSOCHAM - newkerala.com #64202
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
profitability," he added. "While inflation represented by the CPI for monetary policy is within the target level of the union government and the RBI, therefore the focus of the policymakers should now shift to revive gross domestic product... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Congress seeks SC-monitored probe in Malegaon blast casethe case. Clean chits have been given to ABVP leader, Sadhvi Pragya and five o
Congress seeks SC-monitored probe in Malegaon blast case
Central Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
the case. Clean chits have been given to ABVP leader, Sadhvi Pragya and five others in the 2008 Malegaon blast case by the Union government. ‘’Mr Sharma said,’ NIA has now become ‘Namo Investigation Agency’ being misused for the sole purpose of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
National body proposed to save Kashmiri language from dyingHoping to succeed where the erstwhile UPA government failed, the BJP-led Union
National body proposed to save Kashmiri language from dying
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
Hoping to succeed where the erstwhile UPA government failed, the BJP-led Union government has proposed the formation of a national council to prevent the Kashmiri language and its original script – Sharada – from becoming extinct. The UPA had... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP busy in character assassination of Congress leaders: Jitin Prasadaunder its control. If there is any wrongdoing, it should have exposed and punis
BJP busy in character assassination of Congress leaders: Jitin Prasada
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
under its control. If there is any wrongdoing, it should have exposed and punished the errants. "I am sorry that the Union government is just busy in making eloquent speeches and maligning Congress instead of taking proper action," the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Joint Venture company with Karnataka to be set up in 3 months for Indian Railways projects: Suresh Prabhustep forward to ensure the company is operationalised and take up infrastructur
Joint Venture company with Karnataka to be set up in 3 months for Indian Railways projects: Suresh Prabhu
The Financial Express / Posted 9 days ago
step forward to ensure the company is operationalised and take up infrastructure projects,” he added. In February, the Union government had cleared a proposal allowing the Railways to form JV companies with state governments with equity... Read more
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Business Standard India
JV company with Karnataka to be set up in 3 months: Suresh Prabhustep forward to ensure the company is operationalised and take up infrastructur
JV company with Karnataka to be set up in 3 months: Suresh Prabhu
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
step forward to ensure the company is operationalised and take up infrastructure projects," he added. In February, the Union government had cleared a proposal allowing the Railways to form JV companies with state governments with equity... Read more
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The Economic Times
JV company with Karnataka to be set up in 3 months: Suresh Prabhustep forward to ensure the company is operationalised and take up infrastructur
JV company with Karnataka to be set up in 3 months: Suresh Prabhu
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
step forward to ensure the company is operationalised and take up infrastructure projects," he added. In February, the Union government had cleared a proposal allowing the Railways to form JV companies with state governments with equity... Read more
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New Kerala
My decision to refuse Rajya Sabha membership not political: Pranav Pandya ( - newkerala.com #63772upper house of parliament was not "conducive" for him. The president nominates
My decision to refuse Rajya Sabha membership not political: Pranav Pandya ( - newkerala.com #63772
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
upper house of parliament was not "conducive" for him. The president nominates 12 members drawn from fields such as literature, science, sports, arts and social service on the advice of the union government and they generally serve a six-yer... Read more
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dna
Jan Dhan-Aadhar-Mobile model for common man will generate faith in government: CEA Arvind Subramanianservices to the common man through Jandhan-Aadhar-Mobile (JAM) model will "gene
Jan Dhan-Aadhar-Mobile model for common man will generate faith in government: CEA Arvind Subramanian
dna / Posted 9 days ago
services to the common man through Jandhan-Aadhar-Mobile (JAM) model will "generate faith in the Government." The Union Government was now making efforts to link JAM to the supply of fertilisers to farmers, he said. Subramanian on... Read more
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The Hindu
Parrikar sets $2-billion targetThe Union government has set a target of $2 billion in defence exports in the n
Parrikar sets $2-billion target
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
The Union government has set a target of $2 billion in defence exports in the next two years, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Saturday. The Ministry had noted the concerns expressed over the issue of strategic partners in manufacturing and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Arvind Subramanian stresses on importance of Jandhan-Aadhar-MobileThe Union Government was now making efforts to link JAM to the supply of fertil
Arvind Subramanian stresses on importance of Jandhan-Aadhar-Mobile
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
The Union Government was now making efforts to link JAM to the supply of fertilisers to farmers, he said. Subramanian today visited some villages in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh to assess the implementation of Aadhar-enabled services like... Read more
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