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  • PM Narendra Modi posts on LinkedIn, lists 9 policies to promote growth

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday in a post on LinkedIn listed nine policy decisions and said the government is moving fast in designing policies and laws to promote growth.

    Sunday, 18 January 2015 - 1:45pm
  • Arun Jaitley says RBI's repo rate cut a 'significant move'

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley hailed the decision of RBI to cut the interest rate, saying it is positive for the Indian economy and will certainly help in reviving the investment cycle the government is trying to restore.

    Thursday, 15 January 2015 - 2:27pm
  • India Inc says 'acche din' ahead as RBI cuts repo rate

    Industrialists hail RBI's 25 basis points repo rate cut.

    Thursday, 15 January 2015 - 3:29pm
  • Industry may clamour for rate cut post the IIP and inflation numbers

    Reviving hopes of economic recovery, industrial production grew at a 5-month high of 3.8% in November due to improvement in manufacturing and mining sectors as well as better offtake of capital goods. The factory output, as measured by the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), had declined by 1.3%...

    Monday, 12 January 2015 - 6:54pm
  • Full list of winners at Golden Globes 2015

    The Golden Globes kickstarted the awards season in Hollywood on Monday morning IST. In the film category, the big winners of the night were Alejandro González Iñárritu's Birdman and Richard Linklater's Boyhood. Fargo and The Affair got much love in the TV and mini series category, while 'True...

    Monday, 12 January 2015 - 12:00pm
  • 77 Indians allegedly mistreated in Sri Lanka; government contemplates strict action against company

    The government has taken "serious note" of complaints against an Indian company, involved in alleged mistreatment of 77 Indian labourers in Sri Lanka, and directed its mission in Colombo to make immediate arrangements for their return. The workers involved in the dispute are reportedly mostly from...

    Monday, 5 January 2015 - 9:45am
  • Ancient Indian science theories based on logic: Prakash Javadekar

    "If Germans and others can, on the basis of our language (Sanskrit) and our ancient science, produce new equipment, what can't we?" the Minister said.

    Sunday, 4 January 2015 - 6:00pm
  • World AIDS Day: 'Prevention is better than no cure', say Shabana Azmi, Shruti Hassan in animated tutorial

    Do you know enough about HIV--Human Immunodefinciency Virus, the deadly virus that leads to AIDS? Do you know that India is among one of the top three largest HIV/AIDS infected populations in the world? Even more alarming is 90% of people in India who have AIDS, aren't even.

    Monday, 1 December 2014 - 9:25pm
  • 13 CRPF men killed in Naxal attack in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh

    In a ghastly attack, Naxals have killed 13 CRPF men in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh. The casualty includes 2 CRPF officers too.  According to reports, the encounter started at 10 AM in the morning. The operation is still going on. The exact place of the encounter is 10-12 kilometres far from...

    Monday, 1 December 2014 - 6:22pm
  • Shock wristband to punish you for Facebooking at work

    A US-based company has created a shock wristband for humans, that helps curtail bad habits or improve productivity. The Pavlok is a wearable smart gadget that sits on your wrist and, with the aid of an accompanying app, helps you keep track of certain tasks in a day. Want to work out more? Pavlok ...

    Monday, 1 December 2014 - 5:43pm