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All you need to know about Modi's new ministers

On Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expanded his Cabinet and inducted 21 new ministers. Of these, 4 – Manohar Parrikar, JP Nadda, Suresh Prabhu and Birender Singh were appointed as......

'Why does the govt gives awards to cigarette makers using taxpayers' money?'

Shifting the focus from the individual to the society, the World Heart Day celebrations this year highlight the theme of creating `heart-healthy environments’. A deep dive into the......

I-Day: Modi calls for dignity of women, respect for poor

Stressing on "dignity of women", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged parliamentarians and the corporate sector to help build separate toilets for girls in schools across the country by......

26 crucial points PM Modi made at Red Fort speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the nation on the 68th Independence Day from the ramparts of the historic Red Fort for the first time. Here are highlights of his speech: *......

Is BRICS a folly for India to embrace?

'To consider BRICS anything more than a temporary club with some common interests would be folly. The goal should be to induce others (Japan, ASEAN, South Africa) to align with us -- a......

India's GDP forecast is rosy but roadblocks ahead

The IMF had revised global growth for this year down to 3.3 per cent, a deceleration of 0.4 per cent from its forecast made as recently as April, notes Rahul Jacob Image: Photograph: Jayanta......

L&T to consolidate foreign business

Policy changes and a provision for guaranteed returns must be put in place to boost infrastructure development, which requires large-scale funding, said Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Chairman A M Naik.......

The new govt will have to make right appointments

If India's economic growth is to accelerate and generate employment opportunities faster both sustainably and equitably, one of the urgent tasks ahead for the new government has to be to improve......

UK keen to invest in Bengal, Cameron invites Mamata to London

Prime Minister David Cameron assured British investment in West Bengal at a meeting with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who was invited by him to visit the UK."The meeting was very constructive......

Did the CAG overstep the mark?

It is unfair to judge the CAG only by his reports on 2G, KG, Coalgate and the Commonwealth Games, notes Sukumar MukhopadhyayDoes the Comptroller and Auditor General serve the government or the......

From easy-going to intense, pieces are falling in place for Srikanth

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Lin Dan suffered a shock defeat at the hands of unheralded Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth in the final of the China Open Super Series From a laidback boy with poor......

Boxing queen Mary Kom eyes swan song at Rio Olympics

M C Mary Kom. Photograph: Uttam Ghosh 'After Rio it might be difficult. Maybe it could be my last tournament' 'Whenever I compete people expect me to win and I try to do better every time' London......

Asiad discus throw champ Punia laments lack of recognition, eyes Olympic gold

Seema Punia of India. Photograph: PTI Putting behind a controversial past and bringing home an Asian Games gold medal is no mean feat. Discus thrower Seema Punia says, despite lack of government......

I had no interest in shooting when I joined the army, says Jitu Rai

'I had initially gone to join the British army in Dharan, which is located in eastern Nepal.' 'I joined the Indian army in 2006 and only took up shooting a few years later, in 2008. When I joined......

Saif signs up as OGQ brand ambassador, pledges Rs 20 lakh annually!

(Left to right): Prakash Nanjappa, Rahi Sarnobat, Heena Sidhu, Saif Ali Khan, Shweta Chaudhary, Jitu Rai and Sanjeev Rajput Saif Ali Khan promises to raise money for Olympic Gold Quest for the......
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Sensex falls for 6th day; PSU banks, oil, cap goods drag

03:30pm Market Closing: The market continued to fall for the sixth consecutive session today. The Sensex fell 49.89 points to 28111.83 while the... ...

http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/local-markets/sensex-falls-for-6th-day-psu-banks-oil-cap-goods-drag_1339219.html
Making India the Global Entertainment Superpower

The Media and Entertainment Industry in India is poised to grow at a CAGR of 13.9 per cent, to grow from INR1026 billion in 2014 to reach INR1964... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2015/03/25/making-india-the-global-entertainment-superpower/
JAFCO Asia Leads Series A Investment In Tea E-Tailer TeaBox

Siliguri based Teaxpress Private Limited, the company selling tea through its online portal Teabox.com, has raised $6 Mn in Series C round led by... ...

http://www.dealcurry.com/20150325-JAFCO-Asia-Leads-Series-A-Investment-In-Tea-E-Tailer-TeaBox.htm
US wheat eases after rally, corn dips on farmer sellin

g SINGAPORE, Mar 24: Chicago wheat futures edged down on Tuesday, taking a breather after climbing in the past four sessions to their highest... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/us-wheat-eases-after-rally-corn-dips-on-farmer-sellin/
The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center awards $17 million for hospitals, schools

The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center said it was giving more than $17 million to colleges, hospitals, and schools in Greater Boston. State... ...

http://www.asianhhm.com/news/the-massachusetts-life-sciences-center-awards-million-for-hospitals-schools

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