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Apr 16, 2018
Air India privatisation: 18,000 employees cannot hold nation to ransom; sale to set tone for other PSU divestment plansIf the 18,049 Air India employees are allowed to hold the country to ransom, then so will the employees of other loss-making government-owned firms.
Jan 16, 2018
Veteran cinematographer WB Rao, known for films like Rangeela and Khuda Gawah, passes awayVeteran cinematographer WB Rao, who worked on films like Hum, Khuda Gawah and Rangeela, passed away on 16 January in Mumbai
Oct 09, 2017
India needs to grow at faster pace, youth want change, time is running out, says Arun JaitleyThe government’s initiatives such as Swachh Bharat, goods and services tax (GST) and demonetisation are having the desired impact, said Jaitley,
Jul 26, 2017
NASA-funded scientists to observe upcoming solar eclipse with two retrofitted WB-57F research jetsThis will enable them to view the eclipse for over seven minutes, while it will last for only two and a half minutes for other viewers.
May 15, 2017
Ransomware attack: West Bengal state power company's computers hit; Kerala, AP too affectedThe cyber attack, which shut car factories, hospitals, shops and schools over the weekend, has proved less severe than anticipated in Asia, but industry professionals have flagged potential risks in the future.
Jan 05, 2017
Bengal FM Amit Mitra stages walkout from pre-budget meeting citing 'financial emergency'Mitra, who was in full attendance at the two-day meeting of the GST Council chaired by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley that ended yesterday said, the Union Budget had become a "meaningless" exercise after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to the nation on new year's eve, made announcements similar to a Budget presentation
Dec 02, 2016
Mamata Banerjee vs army: After night at secretariat, West Bengal CM stays put at NabannaAfter spending the night at the secretariat, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee stayed put there on Friday demanding "withdrawal of the army" from the state and alleging it has been done by keeping her government "in the dark".
Oct 10, 2016
India is at world's centre stage more than ever before, but current growth rate not enough, says Arun JaitleyJaitley, who is leading the high-power Indian delegation to the annual fall meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, said there is a "lot of global buzz" around India.
Jun 20, 2016
India can sustain 7.6% growth if stalled projects revived soon: World BankThe update expects economic growth to be at 7.6 percent in 2016-2017 followed by a modest acceleration to 7.7 percent in 2017-2018 and 7.8 percent in 2018-2019
Oct 05, 2015
World's extreme poverty population to now account for less than 10%, says World BankWorld Bank projects 702 million people or 9.6% of world's population to live in extreme poverty in 2015, down from 902 million people or 12.8% in 2012