Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis
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Private sector to develop two ports in Maharashtra: Fadnavis


Two ports in Maharashtra will be developed by private players and these will be operational w... »

Petrol, Diesel to cost more in Rajasthan after VAT increase


Rajasthan government has announced an increase in Value Added Tax on petrol and diesel prices, m... »

AAI to assess feasibility of new airports in Andhra Pradesh

V Rishi Kumar

A team of officials from the Airports Authority of India, New Delhi is visiting Donakonda in Pra... »

KSRTC to levy cess on tickets; plans to mobilise Rs 160 crore

Tickets cess: KSRTC proposes to provide insurance cover for all commuters.


The Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, reeling under a heavy financial crisis, is expected... »

Ashok Leyland introduces Captain series tippers in Telangana

V Rishi Kumar

Ashok Leyland has introduced the Captain 2523 Tipper and Captain 2518 Tipper in Hyderabad. ... »

Surat ties up with Microsoft to achieve Smart City dream

Our Bureau

In what will become a feather in the cap for the diamond city - Surat, the local civic body has tied up with technology giant, Microsoft for bringing innovative and online solutions in civic servi... »

Bengaluru's tallest Christmas tree

Anil Urs

Church goers of the Mar Thoma Church in Bengaluru, for the seventh year in succession, have created the city’s tallest Christmas tree by using recycled material. This year, according to D... »

Telangana: over 1 lakh govt jobs to be filled

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Over one lakh State government jobs will be filled-up in a phased manner, according to Ghatna Chakrapani, Chairman of Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC).Speaking to newspe... »

Interdisciplinary coordination helps solve problems: expert

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Experts working in different disciplines of science should come together to solve the real-world problems, said P Sheshu, Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of IIT-Bombay... »

Corporates offer training opportunities to 630 aspirants in J&K hiring drive

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Commitment to 68,648 jobs already received »

PFC to extend Rs 1,112 cr loan to AP

Our Bureau

Power Finance Corporation has agreed to extend a Rs 1,112 crore loan to Andhra Pradesh power sector, which includes Rs 1000 crore towards bridging the fund requirement for the powe... »

Thales bags contract for fare collection system for Rapid Metro Phase II

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Thales has won a contract to provide AFC (automatic fare collection) systems for the second phase of Rapid Metro Gurgaon, operated by IL&FS Rail Ltd.  The company declined to sha... »

GIFT City receives award for excellence in innovation

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GIFT City received the I.C.O.N.I.C Insights Award 2014 for Excellence in Innovation in Government Vertical at a ceremony held in Hyderabad recently. International Data Corporation (IDC) i... »

Tribes people's protest in Kerala draws to close after 162 days

Vinson Kurian

Kerala may have just witnessed one of its constantly evolving methods of display of protest by activist crowds draw to a successful close. This came about after the State Cabinet accepte... »

Esaf Microfinance in running for European award


Thrissur-based Esaf Microfinance has been shortlisted for the European Microfinance Award 2014 for its ‘clean energy for the poor’ initiative. Esaf, along with two other finalists, were p... »

Public hearing on petroleum investment region put off

Survey shows Government’s focus on transparency paying off

IMPAL ChairmanS Narayanan passes away

Rise in demand for hostel space

Handloom, handicraft expo

Workshop on entrepreneurship

KUFOS to stress on skill development

Official languagepanel meets in Mangaluru

Kerala should focus on processed food exports: KV Thomas

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Kerala commands nearly ₹5,000 crore in processed food exports and has a potential to become ₹30,000 crore worth industry, K.V.Thomas MP has said. Speaking at a Agri and Food Processors Co... »

Training in entrepreneurship

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The Hyderabad-based NiMSME will organise a two-week `training for trainers’ in entrepreneurship development workshop at Kerala Institute for Entrepreneurship (KIED), Kalamassery, in Januar... »

Centre for green buildings launched

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The Energy and Resources Institute and United Technologies Corporation have launched the Centre of Excellence for Energy Efficient Buildings in India, at a time the government is w... »

WTC-GIFT City signs pact with 3 Gujarat bodies

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Gujarat’s first World Trade Centre (WTC), coming up at Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City), on Thursday said it has entered into a pact with three Gujarat associations for promo... »

Sundays not to be dry days

Our Bureau

In keenly awaited changes to the liquor policy, the State Cabinet has decided to dispense with the observance of Sundays as dry days. A special meeting of the Cabinet took the decisi... »

Separate ministry for fisheries sought

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The National Fishworkers' Forum, a federation of state-level trade unions, has urged the Union Government to give serious thought to the long-pending demand for formation of a separate m... »

AP pitches to promote multi-product SEZs

S Kishore, Development Commissioner of the Visakhapatnam Special Economic Zone, addressing the
investors at a roadshow in Visakhapatnam on Thursday KR DEEPAK

Ch R S Sarma

There are several multi-product special economic zones in Andhra Pradesh which have the potential to attract investments on a large-scale in different sectors, according to S Kishore, Development... »

Over 600 offered training under `Udhaan’ programme in J&K

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Many of the country’s large corporates have participated in a massive recruitment drive for the youth in Jammu and Kashmir. Around 630 candidates were offered training under the mega recruitment d... »

Arun Jaitley to adopt villages in Gujarat

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley


Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has decided to adopt Karnali group panchayat villages in Gujarat’s Vadodara district as part of the ‘Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna’, a senior official has said.»

Bahrain top honour for NRI businessman Yusuffali

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The Government of Bahrain has honoured NRI businessman M.A. Yusuffali with its top civilian award. The `Wessam al Bharain’ award was conferred on Yusuffali, head of the retail cha... »

Investors’ perception of Bengal, not the best: French diplomat

200 NephroPlus dialysis centres soon

Switch from/to solar power, intelligently

Kempegowda Airport to treat passengers to seasonal music

Workshop on electricity rules

Bronet to invest ₹200 cr in Kerala

Winter special trains

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