Day: September 17, 2019

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Spooked by Modi’s plastics ban, India Inc seeks clarity, exemptions

NEW DELHI – Companies in India will seek exemptions from the government’s planned ban on certain plastic items, fearing the move will disrupt supply chains and raise costs ahead of a festive season, according to sources and an industry document seen by Reuters. India is likely to impose […]

India says expects to gain control over Pakistan Kashmir one day

NEW DELHI – India’s foreign minister said on Tuesday that the part of Kashmir controlled by Pakistan belongs to India and that he expected India to gain physical control over it one day, raising the rhetoric over the territorial dispute. India rules the heavily populated Kashmir Valley while […]

National Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Public Architecture” – Year of Construction Technology

open view news desk As a part of Nationwide Awareness Campaign during ongoing ‘Construction Technology Year’, Central Public Works Department is organizing a National Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Public Architecture on September 18, 2019 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. The Prime Minister had announced that April 2019 […]

India to achieve USD 26 Billion Defence Industry by 2025: Raksha Mantri

open view news desk Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh has said the Government is committed to work towards achieving a USD 26 billion Defence industry by 2025. Addressing the second annual session of Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers here today, he said the Defence sector has been identified […]

Defectors will become history, says Pawar

Solapur, Sep 17: NCP president Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said those who left the party would lost their political relevance in the coming Assembly elections in Maharashtra. Several NCP leaders including former ministers have crossed over to the ruling BJP or Shiv Sena ahead of the state elections. Addressing […]

Hyderabad-Karnataka region renamed ‘Kalyana Karnataka’

Bengaluru,Sep 17: Fulfilling a long standing demand of the people of Hyderabad Karnataka region, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Tuesday announced that it has been renamed as ‘Kalyana Karnataka’ and a separate secretariat would be established for its development. Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Tuesday announced […]

Dalai Lama wishes PM Modi on his 69th birthday

Dharamshala (HP), Sep 17: Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Tuesday wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 69th birthday, congratulating him for the “growing confidence you have brought about”. The Dalai Lama said Indian traditions of ‘ahimsa’ and ‘karuna’ are necessary in today’s world. In a letter to […]

India, Pakistan and Bangladesh 70 years after the British left

A comparison of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh on key social and economic parameters such as poverty, unemployment and child malnutrition Seventy years after the British left undivided India, what is the state of its people? The eight charts presented here compare the trajectories of three countries in the […]

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