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Sushma Swaraj meets top leadership of Mauritius, discusses bilateral ties 19.8.2018 DNA: Popular News
India and Mauritius today discussed measures to further strengthen bilateral ties and cooperation in the field of maritime security as External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj held talks with the country's top leadership. Swaraj, who was in Port Louis to attend the 11th World Hindi Conference, called on Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth and discussed bilateral ties. "Connecting with a maritime neighbour! EAM @SushmaSwaraj called on Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth. Discussed further deepening our special ties," MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. PM Jugnauth hosted a banquet lunch in honour Swaraj which was attended by prominent dignitaries from both sides. Swaraj also met the country's Opposition leader Xavier Luc Duval, former prime ministers Navinchandra Ramgoolam and Paul Berenger on the sidelines of the three-day World Hindi Conference that began here yesterday. In the meeting, Berenger conveyed his condolence on the demise of former prime minister Atal Bihari ...
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From Nissan India to TVS Motor Company, here's what firms are doing to... 19.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
From Nissan India to TVS Motor Company, here's what firms are doing to...
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Clean Banking is new normal for banks, says Financial Services Secretary 19.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Clean Banking is new normal for banks, says Financial Services Secretary
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Vedanta to invest USD 2.3 billion in 'near term' on oil... 19.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Vedanta to invest USD 2.3 billion in 'near term' on oil...
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GDP back series data: UPA-I & UPA-II registered highest growth, economy... 19.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
GDP back series data: UPA-I & UPA-II registered highest growth, economy...
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Parliamentary panel seeks Raghuram Rajan's help over NPA crisis 19.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Parliamentary panel seeks Raghuram Rajan's help over NPA crisis
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Back series GDP figures are not official estimates, formal data will b... 19.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Back series GDP figures are not official estimates, formal data will b...
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Modi govt's lateral entry plan gets bumper response: 6,000 apply for 1... 19.8.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Modi govt's lateral entry plan gets bumper response: 6,000 apply for 1...
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Congress led best decade for growth since Independence: P Chidambaram 19.8.2018 India News | Get Live Updates Of UP Polls, 2017 And Other Breaking News And Analysis On Politics And Current Affairs From India
Chidambaram said that 'three finance ministers are handling the economy at present - a de-facto, a de-jure and an invisible one'.
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India Inc extends aid to inundated Kerala 19.8.2018 Business | The Asian Age
CII has set up a task force chaired by its former president Kris Gopalakrishnan to work on relief measures.
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Jabir Moti, Dawood Ibrahim's finance manager, detained in London 19.8.2018 The Asian Age | Home
Jabir is playing a key role in actively exploring the option of movement of Dawood Ibrahim's family to the UK.
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ONGC repays a third of loan taken to buy HPCL 19.8.2018 Business | The Asian Age
ONGC had in January received government approval to sell its 13.77 per cent stake in Indian Oil Corp.
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Vedanta to invest USD 2.3 billion in 'near term' on oil and gas 19.8.2018 Business | The Asian Age
Vedanta aims to increase production from the current 2,00,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day to 3,00,000 bpd.
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Ayushman Bharat : Delhi govt yet to take a call on signing MoU with Centre 19.8.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
he implementation of the government's ambitious Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Scheme in the national capital hangs in balance as the Delhi government is yet to take a call on signing an MoU with the Centre over it. The Delhi government has not yet given its approval for being part of the health insurance scheme which aims to provide a coverage of Rs 5 lakh per family annually and benefit more than 10 crore poor families across India. According to Director General Health Services Kirti Bhushan, the draft memorandum of understanding (MoU) sent by the Health Ministry is still being examined. "The central government is taking into account the Socio-Economic Caste Census (SECC) data of 2011 to ascertain the beneficiaries under the scheme. Going by that, in Delhi, only 30 lakh people can be covered under this data. "This population is much less than the 1 crore and 80 lakh population," he said, adding that the Delhi government is also working towards implementing its own health insurance scheme. ...
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With fall in rupee, rising crude prices, current account deficit to increase to 2.8% of GDP 19.8.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
 India's current account deficit is expected to widen to 2.8% of the GDP in this financial year, says a Nomura report. With rising oil prices, depreciating rupee and outflow of portfolio investments, there are concerns that CAD might rise in the current fiscal. "Overall, we expect the current account deficit to widen to 2.8% of GDP in FY19 from 1.9% in FY18," the Japanese financial services major said. It further said that "balance of payment (BOP) funding to remain a challenge in FY19 as the basic BOP (current account + net FDI) is negative and portfolio flows also remain negative". CAD, which is the difference between the inflow and outflow of foreign exchange, jumped to USD 48.7 billion, or 1.9% of GDP, in 2017-18 fiscal. This was higher than USD 14.4 billion, or 0.6%, CAD in 2016-17 fiscal. According to official figures India's trade deficit, or the gap between exports and imports, in July widened to USD 18 billion, the most in more than five years. Trade shortfall puts pressure on the current ...
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Former Australian fast-bowler Mitchell Johnson retires from all forms of cricket 19.8.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
Former Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. The 36-year-old, who bid adieu to international cricket in November 2015, said that he had hoped to continue playing for domestic T20 leagues, but his body has started to shut down, cricket.com.au reported. "It's over. I've bowled my final ball. Taken my final wicket. Today I announce my retirement from all forms of cricket," Perthnow.com.au quoted Johnson, as saying. "I had hoped to continue playing in various Twenty20 competitions around the world until perhaps the middle of next year. But the fact is my body is starting to shut down," he added. The Perth Scorchers player admitted that he would not be able to give his 100 per cent to the team and that he is now absolutely ready to 'break clear of playing cricket'. Reflecting on his future course of action, the paceman indicated that he might take up coaching despite having no official experience. "My competitive urge hasn't left me and hopefully ...
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Goa’s credit deposit ratio is lowest in country:  RBI official 19.8.2018 Goa News – The Navhind Times
PANAJI : General manager of the Reserve Bank of India in Goa, S T Kannan on Saturday said the credit deposit ratio in Goa is presently lowest in the country, standing at between 28 per cent and 30 per cent, and if the state wants to target at higher gross domestic product then it should ...
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Clean Banking is new normal for banks, says Rajiv Kumar 19.8.2018 Business | The Asian Age
The NPA crisis brought opportunity for introduction of responsible and responsive banking.
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Nagaland Finance dept submits report to 15th Finance Commission 19.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
Nagaland Finance dept submits report to 15th Finance Commission
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Chinese investors to visit NE in September 19.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
Chinese investors to visit NE in September
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