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Water level dips: dam inspected 27.4.2017 Hindu: Cities
With water level in the Stanley Reservoir in Mettur going down alarmingly due to the total failure of monsoon, and the inflow remaining at a meagre 14 cusecs, Selvakumar, Superintending Engineer, Publ...
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WB has its way, IAS official to head KSTP 27.4.2017 Hindu: Cities
Ajith Patil given additional charge
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China should be wary of following India's unfair education system: Reports 27.4.2017 Latest News
The growing inequality in Communist China in the last few decades has long been a concern
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Absent teachers: Not as big a problem as we think 27.4.2017 Education
Hiralal, a 36-year old head teacher in a small government school in Basarpur, a village in Rajasthan, was absent 45 out of 200 working days (22.5 per cent), the school time prescribed by the Right to Education (RTE) Act. (The name of the teacher and the school have been changed to maintain confidentiality.)
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World Bank, DIPP discuss 'ease of doing biz' ranking 26.4.2017 Budget 2017, Income Tax - India Budget 2017 Updates, Union Budget 2017 Latest News, Railway Budget 2017 | Times of India
The commerce and industry ministry on Wednesday discussed with the World Bank officials its concerns over the methodology used for ranking countries in terms of ease of doing business.
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China to invest $2 bn in Bangladesh's construction materials sector 26.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A state-owned Chinese firm has offered to invest $2 billion in Bangladesh's construction materials sector, a media report said.
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Uttar Pradesh to leverage tourism as poverty-alleviation tool 25.4.2017 Business Standard: News Now
World Bank-funded Pro-poor tourism project on track
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IFC nominee on Religare board resigns 25.4.2017 Latest News
Monish Kant Dutt was part of the company's RPT subcommittee
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South Asia needs to improve its subdued competitiveness (Column: Active Voice) 25.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
South Asia is becoming one of the most interesting regions in the world economy, displaying unprecedented growth, averaging close to six per cent per annum since the 1990s. According to a new World Bank report, it has consolidated its position as the global leader in growth.
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CM raises skill initiative issue with Rudy 25.4.2017 The Assam Tribune
CM raises skill initiative issue with Rudy
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Uma to officials: No untreated sewage discharge in Ganga 25.4.2017 TOI: Patna
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Boutique bank Moelis eyes expansion in India amid M&A boom 24.4.2017 News
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Boutique investment bank Moelis & Co plans to expand in India where it believes economic growth and corporate restructuring will prolong a boom in dealmaking, the head of its local business said on Monday.
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'Hiccups in China-India ties due to unsettled border' 24.4.2017 TOI: Home
"In 2003 the prime minister visited China...I had accompanied him and we had a mechanism set up in order to resolve and define the border itself. Since 2003, that mechanism has not been able to come out with an answer," he said.
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Occasional hiccups in Sino-India ties due to border issue: Arun Jaitley 24.4.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Jaitley's remarks come amid differences between India and China on a host of issues
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IFC to invest in new-generation NBFCs' bonds to finance development 24.4.2017 ET: Finance / Insurance
NBFCs such as Capital First and Fullerton India Credit Company have just received commitment from IFC for $50 million and $100 million respectively
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WB, IMF try to woo Trump administration, but no sign of success 24.4.2017 Hindu: News
The annual Spring Meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that concluded on Sunday made an elaborate effort to impress the Donald Trump administration that they were of v...
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Uttarakhand govt seeks Rs 500 cr from Centre as assistance on the lines given to J&K 24.4.2017 Zee News : States
The Uttarakhand government has sought a Rs 500 crore assistance from the Centre on the lines of the compensation that was given to Jammu and Kashmir citing the massive damage caused by a cloudburst in 2013 as well as by droughts and rains later.
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During his visit to Washington D.C., the Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley holds a bilateral meeting with his US counterpart and the US Treasury Secretary, Mr. Steven Mnuchin ; Raises the issue of H1B visas for skilled professionals from India; Shri Jaitley also holds separate bilateral meetings with the President of the World Bank Group (WBG) Mr. Jim Yong Kim and the Finance Ministers of Sweden, France and Bangladesh among others. 24.4.2017 Govt of india: PIB
On the sidelines of the Spring Meetings of the World Bank and IMF, the Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley held a bilateral meeting with his US counterpart and the US Treasury Secretary, Mr. Steven Mnuchin in Washington D.C. yesterday. During the discussions, the Finance Minister Shri Jaitley highlighted the notable progress made in the Indo-US relations over the last few years and India’s ambitious reform agenda which is creating new opportunities towards a deeper economic engagement between both the countries in the years ahead. Critical economic issues like
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The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley participates in the Plenary Meeting of the Development Committee (DC) of the World Bank Group and the IMF in Washington D.C. yesterday; FM calls for renewing the commitment to reach a decision on Selective Capital Increase (SCI) and General Capital Increase (GCI) by Annual Meetings 2017 in line with the 2015 Lima roadmap, among others. 24.4.2017 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister of Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs of India, Shri Arun Jaitley participated in the Plenary Meeting of the Development Committee (DC) in Washington D.C. yesterday. The Development Committee (DC) is the ministerial-level forum of the World Bank Group and the IMF for inter-governmental consensus building on development issues. The meeting comprised of discussion sessions on the ‘Forward Look’
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World Bank to deepen cooperation with AIIB 24.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The World Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) here to strengthen cooperation between the two institutions, officials said.
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