India, China hold discussions on NSG issue in Beijing

India and China today held discussions on Nuclear Suppliers Group, NSG issue in Beijing. Sources said, Joint Secretary, Disarmament and International Security Affairs in Ministry of External Affairs met DG of Department of Arms Control in Chinese Foreign Ministry, Wang Qun. The first such meeting was held in New Delhi on the 13th of lastContinue reading “India, China hold discussions on NSG issue in Beijing”

Vigilance Awareness Week

Vigilance Awareness Week is being observed from today across the country to promote probity in public life and achieve a corruption free society. The theme of the week this year is – Public participation in promoting integrity and eradicating Corruption. The observance of week commenced with pledge taking by public servants in the Ministries, Departments,Continue reading “Vigilance Awareness Week”

MarianoRajoy sworn in Spain PM after deadlock broken

Spanish conservative leader Mariano Rajoy was sworn in as prime minister on Monday by King Felipe, after more than 10 months of political jockeying to form a government following two inconclusive elections. Rajoy, leader of the People’s Party, is returning to power after losing his absolute majority, and will have to strike deals with oppositionContinue reading “MarianoRajoy sworn in Spain PM after deadlock broken”

Italy quake triple blow leaves thousands homeless Italian authorities said Monday they were taking care of more than 15,000 people left homeless by the country’s most powerful earthquake in nearly 40 years. Although Sunday’s 6.6-magnitude tremor did not result in any deaths, the third powerful quake in just over two months has left thousands ofContinue reading

Lebanon’s Aoun elected president

The Lebanese parliament elected former army commander Michel Aoun as president on Monday, ending a 29-month presidential vacuum as part of a political deal that is expected to make Sunni leader Saad al-Hariri prime minister. Aoun, who is in his 80s, secured the presidency by winning the support of at least 65 MPs, or anContinue reading “Lebanon’s Aoun elected president”

Sagar Media Inc HEADLINES BUSINESS WORLD LEISURE #SMARTCITIES #ICT ALL ARTICLES Monday, Oct. 31, 2016 Next update in about 23 hours Archives Getting Asia’s secondary cities into the ‘smart’ cities race Shared by Sagar Media Inc blogs.adb.org – Ahead of World Cities Day on 31 October, let’s talk about smart cities in Asia and theContinue reading

GOPIO-EUROPE GENERAL BODY MEETING

GOPIO NEWS SPECIAL BULLETIN November 1, 2016 A Publication of the Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO) Issue: XIV-9 November 1, 2016 Join Our List In This Issue GOPIO EUROPEAN CONVENTION, PARIS, FRANCE, NOV. 10 TO 13, 2016 – UPDATE GOPIO’s INTERNATIONAL COORDINATOR FOR EUROPE AND CONVENTION CHAIRMAN DR. PRADIP SEWOKE COMPLETES MULTI-NATIONSContinue reading “GOPIO-EUROPE GENERAL BODY MEETING”

Press Conference To Announce Joint Action Against War-Mongering

Press Invite   Press Conference To Announce Joint Action Against War-Mongering   A large number of people’s movement organizations, women’s groups, trade unions, students’ groups, cultural groups, retired military officers, family members of military personnel killed in wars, and many individual citizens are planning to hold a Joint Action Against War-Mongering on November 9 atContinue reading “Press Conference To Announce Joint Action Against War-Mongering”

Sector wise trend in monthly production (% growth)

            Sector wise trend in monthly production  (% growth) Sector Weight in IIP September’16 August’16 Crude Oil 5.22 -4.1 -3.9 Natural Gas 1.71 -5.5 -5.7 Petroleum Refinery Products 5.94 9.3 3.5 Coal 4.38 -5.8 -9.2 Fertilizer 1.25 2.0 5.7 Electricity 10.32 2.2 0.1 Cement 2.41 5.5 3.1 Steel 6.68 16.3Continue reading “Sector wise trend in monthly production (% growth)”

India’s Palpreet Singh Selected by the Long Island Nets in the 2016 NBA D-League Draft

    – The ACG-NBA Jump program winner will represent the Brooklyn Nets’ Affiliate team in NBA D-League – Mumbai, October 31, 2016: Palpreet Singh, winner of National Finals of ACG-NBA Jump, India’s first national basketball talent search program, was selected 11th in the fourth Round of the NBA D-League Draft held in New YorkContinue reading “India’s Palpreet Singh Selected by the Long Island Nets in the 2016 NBA D-League Draft”