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Global climate goals within 'feasible' reach: Survey 22.3.2017 Politics and Nation-News-The Economic Times
It however said that while "more progress" is needed and the margin for error is tight, results of the past year provide "good reason for optimism".
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India for ties with Pakistan sans shadow of terror: President 22.3.2017 Politics and Nation-News-The Economic Times
Mukherjee's missive comes amid unease in Indo-Pak ties following a series of terrorist attacks on army camps and tension along the border due to frequent ceasefire violations.
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India for ties with Pak sans shadow of terror: President 22.3.2017
New Delhi: India is committed to building ties with Pakistan in an environment free from terror and violence, President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Wednesday. Mukherjee said this in his message to his Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain on the eve of their national day on Thursday. "On behalf of the government, the people of India and on my own behalf, I extend greetings to you and to the friendly people of Pakistan on the occasion of your National Day," he said. "India is committed to building ties with Pakistan in an environment free from terror and violence," he said. Mukherjee's missive comes amid unease in Indo-Pak ties following a series of terrorist attacks on army camps and tension along the border due to frequent ceasefire violations. The last official dialogue between the two countries was held in December 2015 when External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj travelled to Islamabad and the two sides decided to resume comprehensive talks. However, the thaw was short-lived as Pakistan-based ...
Pics: Asia's longest bi-direction tunnel in J&K to be inaugurated by Modi 22.3.2017 Business Standard: Front Page Headlines
The tunnel will bypass Patnitop, Kud, and Batote and will reduce traffic jams on NH 44 in winter
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Govt plans single window online system for global trade info 22.3.2017 ET: Foreign Trade
The plan is to provide importers and exporters the facility to submit applications and clearance documents as well as obtaining approvals and benefits electronically at a single point only in a digital mode.
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One in four children may face severe water shortages by 2040 - UNICEF 22.3.2017 DNA: Health
By J. D. Capelouto LONDON, March 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - One in four children - 600 million in total - may live in areas with severely limited water resources by 2040, putting them at risk of deadly diseases like cholera and diarrhoea, the U. N. children's agency UNICEF said on Wednesday.
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94 infrastructure projects worth Rs 150 crore facing delay,cost overrun: Government 22.3.2017 DNA: India
Big infrastructure projects worth Rs 150 crore and above are running behind schedule and have cost overrun, Parliament was informed today. As many as 1,186 such projects were under the monitoring of the ministry at the end of December 2016, Minister of Statistics and Programme Implementation D V Sadananda Gowda said in a written reply in Lok Sabha. "Of these 1,186 projects, 94 projects are delayed and showing cost overruns. The reasons for delay are project specific," Gowda said. Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation monitors ongoing central sector infrastructure projects costing Rs 150 and above on time and cost overruns. Law and order, delay in land acquisition, geological conditions, delay in environment and forest clearances, rehabilitation and resettlement, local body permissions, utility shifting, contractual issues are among major reasons behind the delay and cost override, he said. At times these factors also result in non-utilisation of funds fully, the minister said this in a ...
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CORRECTED: U.S. bans Indian drugmaker Divi's factory, shares hit 3-year low 22.3.2017 Budget 2017, Income Tax - India Budget 2017 Updates, Union Budget 2017 Latest News, Railway Budget 2017 | Times of India
INDIA-DIVI-S-USA:CORRECTED: U.S. bans Indian drugmaker Divi's factory, shares hit 3-year low
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94 infra projects worth Rs 150 cr and more facing delay, cost overrun: Govt 22.3.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
Law & order, delay in land acquisition, geological conditions among key reasons
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Wastewater key to solving global water crisis 22.3.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
Recycling the world's wastewater, almost all of which goes untreated, would ease global water shortages while protecting the environment, the United Nations said in a major report today."Neglecting the opportunities arising from improved wastewater management is nothing less than unthinkable," said Irina Bokova, director-general of UNESCO, one of several UN bodies behind the report issued on World Water Day.For decades, people have been using fresh water faster than Nature can replace it, contributing in some regions to hunger, disease, conflict and migration.Two-thirds of humanity currently l
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Dr. Morepen offers preventive therapy for Heart Diseases, Diabetes and other 22.3.2017 DNA: Health
lifestyle related ailments New Delhi [India], Mar 22 (ANI-NewsVoir): Dr. Morepen Ltd. , a wholly-owned subsidiary of Morepen Laboratories Ltd. , has introduced a specialized therapy in the area of preventive cardiology and diabetology in a non-hospital environment for the first time in India.
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Made in India: Emma Watson’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ outfits were hand embroidered in Bhuj 22.3.2017 Lifestyle – The Indian Express
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Grand Challenges India meeting on 21st March to 24th March, 2017 22.3.2017 DNA: Health
New Delhi [India], Mar 22 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): The Grand Challenges India (GCI) meeting was inaugurated at Ashok Hotel, New Delhi.
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Australian lawyers seek clarity from BSE on identity of Adani railway loan applicant 22.3.2017 HBL: Companies
Environmental Justice Australia (EJA), on Wednesday, said it has written to the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), asking it to clear up confusion around which company is seeking Northern Australia Infrast...
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Indians rate customer service quality as top factor when choosing businesses 22.3.2017 DNA: Evolutions
In the dynamic economic environment in India, businesses should focus on not just providing a good value for money product, but an equally excellent customer service experience to attract and retain customers.
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EXCLUSIVE-Lead poisoning afflicts neighborhoods across California 22.3.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Dozens of California communities have experienced recent rates of childhood lead poisoning that surpass those of Flint, Michigan, with one Fresno locale showing rates nearly three times higher, blood testing data obtained by Reuters shows.
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Exclusive - Lead poisoning afflicts neighborhoods across California 22.3.2017 DNA: Evolutions
Dozens of California communities have experienced recent rates of childhood lead poisoning that surpass those of Flint, Michigan, with one Fresno locale showing rates nearly three times higher, blood testing data obtained by Reuters shows.
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FEATURE-Solar boreholes, irrigated crops throw lifeline to Kenyan herders 22.3.2017 DNA: Evolutions
By Anthony Lang'at GARISSA, Kenya, March 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - At the only borehole with water for miles around, the troughs are under siege in Saretho village as hundreds of camels, cattle, sheep and goats await their turn.
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Monkey menace takes centre stage in House, govt allots Rs 2.2 crore to catch them 22.3.2017 TOI: Hyderabad Times
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Dhabas to feel heat for cooking in coal fire 22.3.2017 Orissa News, Bhubaneshwar News, Bhubaneshwar City News | Times of India Orissa City News
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