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IAS officer jumped into pool to save female colleague, drowns

A 30-year-old IAS officer drowned while rescuing a female colleague from drowning in the swimming pool of the Foreign Service Institute in Ber Sarai in New Delhi early on Tuesday. Police was......

Sohail Mahmood to replace Abdul Basit as Pakistan's envoy to India

Sohail Mahmood, one of the senior most officers of the Pakistan Foreign Service, will be the country's new high commissioner to India, diplomatic sources in Islamabad said on Monday. Mahmood, 55,......

95-year-old rule amended to give one-year extension to FS Jaishankar

A major change has been made by the Centre in a 95-year-old rule to give one-year extension in service to Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar. The appointments committee of Cabinet headed by Prime......

Meira Kumar, a diplomat-turned-politician

A diplomat-turned-politician and Congress' Dalit face, Opposition's Presidential candidate Meira Kumar had a steady rise in echelons of power since she made her electoral debut in the mid-eighties.......

Modi-Trump meet: Who will say what?

'Even in this age of strong, self-willed and authoritarian leaders, spontaneous gestures and off-the-cuff remarks, a script is still written in the foreign ministries and offices of PMs and......

IndiGo, SpiceJet raise red flag over FDI norms in aviation

As per the current policy, 100 per cent foreign investment is allowed in scheduled air transport service, domestic scheduled passenger airlines and regional air transport IndiGo and SpiceJet have......

FDI surges after 'Make in India' at $62 billion

Sectors that attracted maximum FDI include services, trading, automobile and power. Foreign direct investment during October 2014 and May this year grew 46 per cent to $61.58 billion after the......

FIPB rejects BNP Paribas' Sharekhan acquisition

The Foreign Investment Promotion Board on Tuesday rejected French financial services major BNP Paribas’ proposed Rs 2,000-crore (Rs 20-billion) acquisition of retail-focused brokerage......

India's FDI during Apr-Feb jumps to $37.53 billion

Services attracted the most FDI during the first eleven months period of 2015-16. Foreign direct investment (FDI) in India increased to $37.53 billion during April-February period of the last......

Visiting India? Foreigners, NRIs can book train tickets from abroad

Buddhist circuit trains, luxury services like 'Palace on Wheels', 'Maharajas' Express' and other tourist specials are popular with foreigners and tickets are booked generally through tour......

No, no never! That's what Sakshi said about Bollywood

Sakshi aspires to be first woman wrestler to win Olympic medal twice IMAGE:  Sakshi Malik at the event. Photograph: Hitesh Harisinghani/Rediff.com Aspiring to win another Olympic medal, Rio......

Pant will go on to become a very important player for India: Dravid

'Rishabh played very well this year, played a very good innings, he entered the tournament at a very a difficult time, he lost his father, which shows his mental strength.' IMAGE: Rishabh Pant,......
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It's Meira Kumar vs Ram Nath Kovind for Prez

A total of 17 Opposition parties, led by the Congress, have picked former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar as their candidate for the July 17... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-it-s-meira-kumar-vs-ram-nath-kovind-for-prez-2481133
'Bailout' Buffett burnishes 'lender of last resort' image

By Jonathan Stempel and Trevor Hunnicutt (Reuters) - It took less than 24 hours for Warren Buffett, one of the world's savviest dealmakers, to make... ...

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American Airlines pushes back on Qatar Airways plan to buy stake

By Alexander Cornwell and Alana Wise (Reuters) - American Airlines' chief executive said on Thursday he is not "particularly excited" about Qatar... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/american-airlines-pushes-back-on-qatar-airways-plan-to-buy-stake-news-insurance-rgwtxBiijddcf.html
New US ambassador Kenneth Juster no stranger to India

Kenneth Juster, who has been named Us ambassador to this country, was first made deputy assistant for international economic affairs in President... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/new-us-ambassador-kenneth-juster-no-stranger-to-india-117062200854_1.html
On The Home Stretch

All states and Union Territories, barring Jammu and Kashmir, have passed their State GST Act, paving the way for the rollout of the Goods and... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news/home-stretch-488

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