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Union Budget 2015: Boost to infrastructure, more tax for super rich as Jaitley provides 'something for everybody' 28.2.2015 Asian Age: Business
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. (Photo: videograb) New Delhi: “India is over the days of incremental change and is waiting for a quantum jump,” Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said at the beginning of his Budget speech on Saturday as he read out the government’s first, full economic document that is being seen as a major test for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stomach for free-market economics and his promises for a much-needed roadmap to reform. Jaitley did not disappoint as infrastructure got a boost of Rs 70,000 crore for this year. He made a few key announcements, among which were a second unit of the Kudankulam nuclear power station, five ultra mega power projects, a mechanism for self employment to support all aspects of a start-up business and a boost to UPA’s MNREGA of Rs 5,000 crore. He also put another Rs 1,000 crore in the Nirbhaya fund. He came out with a strict law to deal with the “menace of black money”, unfurling stringent punishment for defaulters. Undisclosed income would be taxed on ...
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Union Budget 2015: Boost to infrastructure, more tax for super rich as Jaitley provides 'something for everybody' 28.2.2015 Asian Age: Business
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. (Photo: videograb) New Delhi: “India is over the days of incremental change and is waiting for a quantum jump,” Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said at the beginning of his Budget speech on Saturday as he read out the government’s first, full economic document that is being seen as a major test for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stomach for free-market economics and his promises for a much-needed roadmap to reform. Jaitley did not disappoint as infrastructure got a boost of Rs 70,000 crore for this year. He made a few key announcements, among which were a second unit of the Kudankulam nuclear power station, five ultra mega power projects, a mechanism for self employment to support all aspects of a start-up business and a boost to UPA’s MNREGA of Rs 5,000 crore. He also put another Rs 1,000 crore in the Nirbhaya fund. He came out with a strict law to deal with the “menace of black money”, unfurling stringent punishment for defaulters. Undisclosed income would be taxed on ...
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Unit 2 of N-plant to start hot run today 28.2.2015 TOI: Chennai
The unit 2 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project is set to reach an important milestone with the hot run of its reactor on ...
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North Korea steps up threats over drills; U.S. Congress advances sanctions bill 28.2.2015 Zee News : World
North Korea ramped up threatening language against the United States on Friday, days before the start of annual joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises, while a bill to stiffen sanctions against Pyongyang advanced in the U.S. Congress.
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N.Korea steps up threats over drills; U.S. Congress advances sanctions bill 28.2.2015 FirstPost: World

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea ramped up threatening language against the United States on Friday, days before the start of annual joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises, while a bill to stiffen sanctions against Pyongyang advanced in the U.S. Congress. North Korea regularly protests the drills, which it calls a rehearsal for war and recently stepped up its own air, sea and ground military exercises, adding to tension between the rival Koreas

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North Korea steps up threats over drills; U.S. Congress advances sanctions bill 28.2.2015 FirstPost: World

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea ramped up threatening language against the United States on Friday, days before the start of annual joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises, while a bill to stiffen sanctions against Pyongyang advanced in the U.S. Congress. North Korea regularly protests the drills, which it calls a rehearsal for war and recently stepped up its own air, sea and ground military exercises, adding to tension between the rival Koreas.

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North steps up verbal threats ahead of US-S ... 27.2.2015 TOI: All Headlines
North steps up verbal threats ahead of US-S ...
Kudankulam second unit to begin hot run test tomorrow 27.2.2015 ET: Power
The second 1,000 MWe unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant is likely to undergo hot run test from tomorrow during which steam would be released into atomosphere.
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Kudankulam Second Unit to Begin Hot Run Test on Feb 28 27.2.2015 newindianexpress.com
The second 1,000 MWe unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant is likely to undergo hot run test from Feb 28, a top official said.
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Jaitley defends Land Acquisition Ordinance, pulls up Congress 26.2.2015 New Kerala: India News
Read Full story of 'Jaitley defends Land Acquisition Ordinance, pulls up Congress' at newkerala.com.
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Bedi lauds Jaitley's defense on Land Acquisition Ordinance 26.2.2015 New Kerala: India News
Read Full story of 'Bedi lauds Jaitley's defense on Land Acquisition Ordinance' at newkerala.com.
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Iran stages 'mock attack' on US aircraft carrier in Gulf 26.2.2015 Sify News
While performing a series of military drills, Iran has reportedly staged a mock attack on a United States aircraft carrier on the strategic stretches of water in the Gulf.
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KNPP's first unit heads for another roadblock 25.2.2015 deccanherald.com
After overcoming a series of technical snags to finally reach commercial operation, power generation in the first 1,000 MW unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) is heading for another roadblock in the shape of its own staff. New employees at the plant have threatened to launch an agitation if their demands to resolve wage issues, including the fixing of a bonus, are not met. Over 500 employees at the first unit, who were recruited in 2010-11, suddenly launched a flash protest near the office, demanding bonuses and that other wage-related issues be resolved. They shouted slogans against the management for not heading to their requests pending for several months. "We were promised by the management that the bonus will be disbursed. However, it has not been done since 2012," said a KNPP employee seeking anonymity. He said the agitated employees also took up their issue with the members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Undertaking, who visited the power plant recently. However, ...
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‘NPCIL misleading people on N-plant’ 25.2.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
‘NPCIL misleading people on N-plant’
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“India’s N-policy dictated by reactor lobby from US” 25.2.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
“India’s N-policy dictated by reactor lobby from US”
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“India’s N-policy dictated by reactor lobby from US” 25.2.2015 Hindu: Visakhapatnam
There is no plan for disposal of spent fuel effluents, says activist
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‘NPCIL misleading people on N-plant’ 25.2.2015 Hindu: Visakhapatnam
CITU Mumbai Shramik Sangh president and noted anti-nuclear power plant activist Vivek Monteiro on Tuesday said they would take up various programmes to create awareness among fishermen and farmers...
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US, S Korea to start military drills amid te... 24.2.2015 TOI: All Headlines
US, S Korea to start military drills amid te...
Arunachal Pradesh `integral and inalienable` part of India: Govt 24.2.2015 Zee News : India National
Asserting that Arunachal Pradesh was India's "integral and inalienable" part, the government on Tuesday said Indian leaders visit that state as they visit other parts of the country, four days after China raised a strong protest over Prime Minister Narendra Modi going to that state.
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