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Second week of live impeachment hearings begins
Two top national security aides who listened to President Donald Trump’s July call with Ukrai...
National retail framework for small stores on cards
The proposed exercise is aimed at consistency, simplification & low compliance burden to ...
Indian Navy is inducting large number of state-of-the-art assets: President
"A significant proportion of India's trade and energy needs are m...
Newly-elected Lankan President to visit India on Nov 29: Jaishankar
Jaishankar, who arrived here on a two-day unannounced visit, said President Rajapaksa has accepted Prime Minister Modi's invitation to visit India on November 29. Rajapaksa stormed to victory in Sri Lanka's presidential elections, the results of which came on Sunday.
Hilton appoints Sabu Raghavan as vice president, HR for India
Hilton said Raghavan's new role will see him focusing exclusively on India, working closely with Hilton’s leadership team to drive culture and talent development among Hilton's team members in the country. “At Hilton, we are in a people-serving-people business and our Team Members are at the heart of what we do,” said Navjit Ahluwalia, Hilton, India.
Gotabaya arriving on 29th on PM Modi’s invite
Newly sworn in Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has accepted the invitation from PM Narendra Modi to visit India on November 29th. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar extended the invite when he visited Colombo. An MEA release said that Rajapaksa expressed his “readiness to work with India very closely to ensure development and security”.
'RBI is working on strengthening its supervisory skills'
The central bank is in the process of setting up a college of Supervisors, in addition to an internal supervisory research and analysis wing. The move is significant in the wake of criticism that the central bank received for not anticipating the crisis at the co-operative bank- PMC Bank. The RBI is working with the Govt to amend the Act governing co-operative banks.
Gotabaya Rajapaksa sworn in as Sri Lanka's new president
Former defense official Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been sworn in as Sri Lanka's president and appealed to the minority Tamil and Muslim communities who voted against him to rally around him.
LJP's Chirag Paswan demands NDA committee for better coordination between alliance partners
Lok Janshakti Party’s national president Chirag Paswan reacted on NDA meeting ahead of winter session of parliament. He said, “We missed Shi...
US extends license for businesses to work with Huawei by 90 days
The extension, renewing one issued in August will allow carriers to continue to service customers in some of the most remote areas of the US.
GoAir inks pact with Emirates National Oil Company for jet fuel
A wholly-owned entity of the Dubai government, ENOC at present covers more than 200 airports across 25 countries, supplying more than three million US gallons (USGs) of jet fuel to a diversified portfolio of carriers in the UAE and internationally, with more than 300 fuellings each day, according to a release.
Prasar Bharati will not shy away from defending national interest: CEO
Prasar Bharti created a sensation on Twitter a few days ago when it was criticised for violating the principle of neutrality in reporting. However, its CEO Shashi S Vempati said that the media company takes “a strong stand in national interest.” Recently it warned the Guardian against “provoking communal hatred in India” before the Ayodhya verdict.
Markets are flashing signs that trade is back on top of risk radar
Developed-nation bonds in the region extended recent gains Wednesday.
Australia shares tumble on Westpac breach, Sino-US trade rhetoric; NZ up
The S&P/ASX 200 index was down 1.4 per cent at 6,722.40 at the close of trade.
A first, extraterrestrial sugar found in space rocks
The team discovered ribose and other bio-essential sugars including arabinose and xylose in two different meteorites that are rich in carbon - NWA 801 and Murchison.
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