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Cabinet approves National Intellectual Property Rights Policy

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New Delhi, May 14: The Union Cabinet yesterday approved the National Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Policy that will lay the future roadmap for intellectual property in India. The Policy recognises the abundance of creative and innovative energies that flow in India, and the need to tap into and channelise these energies towards a better and brighter future for all. The ...

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Indian vessel under UN sanction for carrying disputed Libyan oil freed

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New Delhi, May 14: United Nations has formally lifted the sanction put on Indian flag tanker MT Distya Ameya owned by M/s Arya Shipping, Mumbai. The oil tanker was blacklisted by the United Nations on April 26, 2016 after it had sailed from Al-Herega port in Libya picking up the consignment of over 6.5 lakh barrels of oil to discharge ...

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ECI stopped 3 Trucks with Rs. 570 crore

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Chennai, May 14: Election Commission authorities on Saturday stopped three trucks, purportedly carrying Rs 570 crore cash in poll-bound Tamil Nadu’s Tiruppur district, reports said. Though the trucks have not been opened yet, the drivers claim that the cash belongs to the State Bank of India and is being transported to Vijayawada. The Election Commission has formed an investigating committee ...

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Uttarakhand : Blow to BJP as Rawat wins trust vote

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New Delhi, May 11: The Congress is set to return to power in Uttarakhand as the Centre on Wednesday acknowledging before the Supreme Court that Harish Rawat had won Tuesday’s trust vote and promised to withdraw the President’s rule. Reports said the Centre informed the court that President’s Rule, which has been in force in the state since March 27, ...

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Smriti Irani should be arrested and charged for being blasphemous: Congress

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New Delhi, Feb 26: While Union Minister Smriti Irani defended her remarks on Goddess Durga, Congress went ballistic against her and said her words should be expunged and she might be arrested and charged for being blasphemous. Congressman Anand Sharma said, “Anything inflammatory about any God, Prophet, spoken by any member, especially the minister, will not be taken. We want ...

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Vijay Mallya resigns as Chairman of USL

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New Delhi, Feb 26: Liquor baron Vijay Mallya resigned as the Chairman of United Spirits Ltd (USL) on Thursday, only to serve as the founder emiritus of the company founded by his family. His resignation came after the company’s board alleged fund misplacement against him, allegations Mallya had denied. Mallya’s resignation also saw a plunge in USL’s shares by as ...

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Rail Budget 2016: Transformation of Indian Railways through Avataran – seven Mission mode activities

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New Delhi, Feb 25: The Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu while presenting the Railway Budget 2016-17 in the Parliament today has proposed to transform Indian Railways through seven Mission activities – Avataran. These missions are: 1. Mission 25 Tonne – It aims to increase revenue by augmenting carrying capacity. To achieve this 10-20% freight loading will be done ...

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Rail Budget 2016: Time Tabled Freight Container /Parcel Train to be Started this Year

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New Delhi, Feb 25: The Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu proposed three solution sets for reversing the trend of declining modal share of freight trains – expanding the freight basket of Indian Railways, rationalising the tariff structure and building terminal capacity. The freight basket of Indian Railways is dominated by 10 bulk commodities which enjoy a share of ...

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Rail Budget 2016: Gross Traffic Receipts have been Kept at Rs 1,84,820 Crore

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New Delhi, Feb 25:The Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu while presenting the Railway Budget 2016-17 in Parliament today placed the Budget estimates for 2016-17. Railway Minister said that the intention in 2016-17 is to improve revenues and ensure appropriate investments which can continue the road-map of decongestion and enhance line-capacity enhancement as detailed in 2015-16. The focus is ...

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Extension of e-Tourist Visa scheme to 37 more countries from Friday

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New Delhi, Feb 25: The e-Tourist Visa (e-TV) facility will be extended to 37 more countries from Friday, which will increase the total count of countries under the scheme to 150. The latest 37 countries included in the e-Tourist Visa scheme are Albania, Austria, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Botswana, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cape Verde, Comoros, Cote d’lvoire, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Eritrea, ...

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