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Bhaichung gave critical advice for succe...

Bhaichung gave critical advice for success: SFA CEO

By Samrat ChakrabortyNew Delhi, July 5   Sesa Football Academy (SFA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Sukhwinder Singh here on Wednesday hailed former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia for providing the academy with crucial advice for success. Bhaichung is part of the academy’s advisory... read more »

Mamata announces ‘Shanti Vahini...

Mamata announces ‘Shanti Vahini’ to maintain peace in Bengal

Kolkata, July 5   Accusing the BJP of conspiring to instigate unrest in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced the formation of ‘Shanti Vahini’ (peace force) at booth-level to maintain peace and communal harmony in the state. “We have taken an... read more »

Farmers’ suicide: Jharkhand govern...

Farmers’ suicide: Jharkhand government announces Rs 2 lakh compensati...

Ranchi, July 5   The Jharkhand government on Wednesday announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh to the families of each of the farmers who committed suicide in the state. Three farmers committed suicide due to debt burden in Ranchi during last month. Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das had... read more »

Morocco gets $25 mn loan for solar energ...

Morocco gets $25 mn loan for solar energy project

Abidjan, July 5 ( /MAP) Morocco has obtained the green light for a $25 million loan from the Clean Technology Fund, under the Climate Investment Funds, for a project to generate solar energy. Phase 1 of Midelt’s concentrated solar energy project is supported by the African Development Bank... read more »

GST roll-out smoother than anticipated: ...

GST roll-out smoother than anticipated: Jaitley

Mumbai, July 5   Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said that despite the anticipation of initial disruptions on account of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), the roll-out of the new indirect tax regime from July 1 was smooth and without any significant glitches. “When GST was... read more »

Bengal BJP claims collapse of law, order...

Bengal BJP claims collapse of law, order, demands Mamata’s ouster (Le...

Kolkata, July 5   Stating that entire West Bengal was in unrest, state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on Wednesday demanded Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s resignation and urged the Centre to immediately impose President’s rule. “Starting from the hills in the north to the Bay of Bengal,... read more »

Modi failed to articulate India’s ...

Modi failed to articulate India’s concerns in US visit: Congress (Lea...

New Delhi, July 5   Attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Congress on Wednesday called him a “weak Prime Minister” who had failed to “firmly” articulate India’s interests and concerns during his meeting with US President Donald Trump. “India has a weak... read more »

Working with Kriti a ‘change’...

Working with Kriti a ‘change’ for Kartik Aaryan

New Delhi, July 5   Actor Kartik Aaryan, who has been mostly seen on the big screen with actress Nushrat Bharucha, says it was a “change” for him to work with actress Kriti Kharbanda in the forthcoming film “Guest Iin London”. “I have worked with the same heroine... read more »

Exporters want PM to protect Basmati sal...

Exporters want PM to protect Basmati sales to Europe

New Delhi, July 5   Rice exporters have appealed Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene to postpone the European Union’s decision by two years to reduce tolerance level of fungicide tricyclazole to near-zero level. The All India Rice Exporters Association (AIREA) on Wednesday said the... read more »

Tata Sons hits back at Cyrus Mistry̵...

Tata Sons hits back at Cyrus Mistry’s allegations on AirAsia

Mumbai, July 5   The Tata Sons on Wednesday strongly refuted a statement by its ousted Chairman Cyrus P. Mistry which sought to insinuate wrongdoing in the affairs of AirAsia India by Tata Trusts’ Managing Trustee R. Venkataramanan. On the contrary, AirAsia India – with the support of... read more »

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Modi meets three Pravasi Bharatiya Samman awardees

Jerusalem, July 5   Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met three recipients of the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman, an award instituted by the Indian government for Indians abroad who... read more »

Museums must reach out to wider public: Bengal governor

Kolkata, July 5   West Bengal Governor K.N. Tripathi on Wednesday said museums can no longer act as exalted custodians of the past and must reach out to the wider public. “Museums in... read more »

Anti-GST Surat traders greet Congress leaders with ‘Modi’ chants

Surat, July 5   The opposition Congress was in for a shock here on Wednesday when party’s national General Secretary Ashok Gehlot and state unit President Bharatsinh Solanki were... read more »

Traffic decongestion has been a priority: LG to CM

New Delhi, July 5   Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Wednesday informed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal that traffic decongestion in Delhi has been a priority area ever since he assumed... read more »

Modi visits Israel Museum

Jerusalem, July 5   Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accompanied by Israeli Premier Benjamin Netanyahu, visited the Israel Museum here on Wednesday for an exhibition of Indian Jewish heritage. The two... read more »