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Reports of health effects of cosmetics have doubled 28.6.2017 DNA: Health
Reports of health effects of cosmetics have doubled
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Modi invites Dutch investors to India 28.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday invited Dutch businesses, particularly its pension funds, to invest in India "where doing business is being rapidly eased" through a series of economic reforms.
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India, Netherlands reaffirm commitment to combat terrorism (Roundup) 27.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte, India and the Netherlands on Tuesday reaffirmed their commitment to combat terrorism and prevent radicalisation that could lead to violent extremism and called for a collective effort by the international community against this scourge.
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'Inflation targeting' can't work in India: Former RBI governor Bimal Jalan 27.6.2017 ET: Indicators
Jalan said it won't work because prices depend on a range of factors like monsoon and oil prices over which neither the RBI nor the government has any control.
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Farm loan waivers not enough 27.6.2017 HBL: Opinion
Why scuttle sustainable options such as animal farming?
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Some shoppers fret when companies take over favorite brands 27.6.2017 Seattle Times: Business & Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Some shoppers are fretting about big companies they don’t like taking over their favorite brands. The latest: Amazon’s move to purchase Whole Foods has spurred worries about a decline in quality and ethical standards, or that the store will become like other supermarkets. Walmart’s purchase of clothing labels ModCloth and Bonobos […]
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After US visit, Modi arrives in the Netherlands 27.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Tuesday on the third and final leg of his three-nation tour, after his high profile US visit and meeting with President Donald Trump.
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100 days of Yogi Adityanath: Nobody feels safe in UP, says Congress 27.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
People of the state are feeling cheated by the Modi Government in these 100 days: Congress
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Ailing elephant dies at Kaziranga 27.6.2017 The Assam Tribune
Ailing elephant dies at Kaziranga
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Papaya pills, pomegranate syrup flood drug market 27.6.2017 TOI: Thiruvananthapuram
As the state continues to battle the fever outbreak, it has eventually became a market for 'dietary supplements'.
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Food poisoning reason for tribal deaths? 27.6.2017 Hindu: National
Doubts over meat served at a dinner during a wedding on May 5
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Foodgrain may not be cheaper under GST 26.6.2017 deccanherald.com
Will foodgrain and pulses really become cheap after the GST? The fine print is different from what is being made to believe. The GST Council has proposed a zero rate structure or nil tax for most of the food grain. However, branded food will be taxed at 5%. Neither the Council nor the ministry clarified what constitutes branded food. But all the food-related packaged commodities have to be registered under the Food Safety Standards Act (FSSAI). The moment a trader lists himself under this Act, his commodity becomes branded. By that standard, all packaged food will have to be taxed at 5%. Only those that come loose and sell mostly in mom and pop stores and roadside vendors will qualify for nil tax. "We have appealed to the finance minister to come out with a catagorical classification of branded and non-branded food items as the traders are really confused," said apex traders' body CAIT's chief, Praveen Khandelwal, but he regretted that neither the finance minister nor the ministry have gotten back to him ...
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World Food Prize goes to African Development Bank president 26.6.2017 AP National
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The son of a Nigerian farm laborer who rose out of poverty to earn graduate degrees in agricultural economics and spent his career improving the availability of seed, fertilizer and financing for African farmers is the winner of this year's World Food Prize announced Monday....
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FSSAI issues draft regulations for organic food products 26.6.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
Food regulator FSSAI has come out with a draft regulation for organic food products, seeking to ensure that these food items are actually organic.Organic foods will have to comply with the provision...
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Modi in US: American CEOs praise demonetisation, digital India initiative 26.6.2017 Top Stories
American CEOs appreciated PM Modi for his policy initiatives and the work done in recent times
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Policy makers to keep off tobacco industry 26.6.2017 TOI: Patna
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15 tribals die over two weeks in E.G. hamlet 26.6.2017 Hindu: Andhra Pradesh
Lack of medical facilities aggravated problems
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Food Safety Act remains on paper in Mysuru? 25.6.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
Less than 10% of food operators in Mysuru city and other parts of the district have availed themselves of the mandatory Food Safety Licence under the Food Safety and Standards Act (FSSA), 2006, which ...
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Stressed employees 25.6.2017 All Opinion Stories
Some companies have started cutting costs by stopping the air conditioning in their offices
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Safe management of paddy to prevent post-harvest losses 25.6.2017 Hindu: Cities
IIFPT is working on technologies to monitor abiotic environments in warehouses
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