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Consult Us On Exam Dates: Election Panel To Poll-Bound States

Consult Us On Exam Dates: Election Panel To Poll-Bound States

The Election Commission is likely to announce the poll schedule for these states later this month. New Delhi: With Assembly elections due early next year in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur and Goa, the Election Commission today asked ... NDTV, 8 hours ago
Consult us for exam dates: EC Chandigarh Tribune, 9 hours ago

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sheryl-sandberg-meets-modi-360_1 New Delhi: Almost at the same time on Thursday afternoon, Prime MinisterNarendra Modi and Facebook Chief Operating officer Sheryl Sandberg posted pictures of their meeting on their respective timelines on Facebook.Mr Modi’s post had been liked by more than 25,000 people and shared by more than a 1000 within an hour. He also posted, “Had a very fruitful meeting with Sheryl Sandberg. She pointed out that India is a very important country for Facebook, considering the high number of active Facebook users in India.”“Being an avid user of social media myself, I talked about ways through which a platform such as Facebook can be used for governance and better interaction between the people and governments. I also talked about how Facebook can be used to bring more tourists to India,” the Prime Minister said.Mr Modi said he spoke to Ms Sandberg on how the social networking giant she heads can assist his government in commemorating the year of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary with a special focus on cleanliness.“Meeting Prime Minister Modi gave me the opportunity to express my personal appreciation to him for making the education of girls and women a priority as equal opportunity is essential for strengthening all economies and creating a just world,” wrote Ms Sandberg on her Facebook page.Reuters reports that Mr Modi has put Facebook and Twitter, the micro-blogging site, at the centre of his government’s media and research strategies since taking office a month ago and has asked ministers and lawmakers to follow suit. (PM Narendra Modi Draws Twitter, Facebook Deeper into Government)It quoted Raheel Khursheed, head of news, politics and government at Twitter India as saying that his company has been given direct access to ministers and their staff, advising them on social media usage, as well as organising workshops to train ambassadors and other diplomats. Mr Khursheed described the level of interaction between the company and the new government as “unmatched” globally.Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the second most popular politician on Facebook, with over 18 million friends. Ms Sandberg had pointed this out in an exclusive interview with NDTV yesterday, sharing that she is very excited to see how Indian politicians are now understanding the importance of social media. (Facebook COO on Her Favourite Post by PM Modi)“The (Facebook) post with the picture of Prime Minister Modi seeking his mother’s blessings is incredible and my personal favourite,” she said. (Watch full interview) Reporter= S.R.K

Washington:  The United States has hoped its National Security Agency surveillance on the BJP, revelation of which has highly been objected by New Delhi, would not have an adverse impact on the bilateral relationship between the two countries.“We ...
 Current News India3 days ago Parrikar-Carter stress on strengthening bilateral counter-terrorism cooperation  Oneindia6 hours ago Remarks by Secretary Carter and Defense Minister Parrikar in New Delhi, India  Foreign hours ago Remarks by Secretary Carter and Prime Minister Modi in New Delhi, India  Foreign hours ago

How Jayalalithaa Expanded Welfare State On An Authoritarian Base

New Delhi : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's significantly expanded the welfare system in Tamil Nadu, funded by generous liquor revenues, to provide everything from meals to health checkups and mineral water free of cost. At the same time ...
 News18.com2 days ago Jayalalithaa was an icon for a feminised culture  Hindustan Times43 minutes ago Jayalalithaa dead: How her policies made Tamil Nadu a successful welfare state with a difference  Firstpost.com2 days ago Jayalalithaa dead: Funeral at 4.30 pm on Chennai's Marina Beach with full state honours  Firstpost.com2 days ago
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City will not get respite from fog cover soon: Weathermen

9 December 2016, New Delhi, Team MP The dense fog in Delhi and North Indian states on Thursday affected several trains and flights in the region as the temperature at around 8 am was recorded at 11 degrees Celsius. According to weather ...
 Millennium Post9 hours ago Train services severely hit due to dense fog in north India  Hindustan Times1 hour ago Fog clogs heartland, trains crawl  The Telegraph2 days ago
Hindustan Times

State Finance Ministers rue demonetisation at GST Council meet

IANS New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The issue of demonetisation seemed to dominate the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting on Saturday as the state Finance Ministers complained of falling revenues and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who ...
 News Track India5 days ago Bengal will lose Rs 7,000 cr in taxes due to demonetisation: Amit Mitra  IrishSun.com7 hours ago Allow cooperative banks to take old notes, Fadnavis tells Jaitley  Hindustan Times11 hours ago Amid stalemate, Ex-RBI governor says GST biggest challenge to Centre-state fiscal relations  CFO India3 days ago

United States formally designates India as ``Major Defence Partner``

New Delhi: In a significant development, the United States on Thursday designated India as its "major defence partner". The designation was accorded to India following US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter's meeting with Defence Minister Manohar ...
 ZeeNews.com11 hours ago India To Become 'Major Defence Partner' Of US  NDTV9 hours ago India now a 'major defence partner' of US  Rediff.com12 hours ago India designated as major US defence partner  News on Air13 hours ago

Dense fog in Delhi results in low visibility; trains, flights delayed

New Delhi, Dec 8: Dense fog continued to blanket Delhi and northern states of India resulting in low visibility. As per reports, 94 trains are running late and one has been cancelled. Over 16 have been rescheduled due to poor visibility as dense fog ...
 India.com1 day ago Dense fog hits life in Punjab, Haryana; 100 trains delayed in Delhi  Chandigarh Tribune19 hours ago Delhi wakes up to foggy morning  Times of India1 day ago Dense fog blankets Delhi, trains, flights affected  Ani News1 day ago

Gangrape of US woman in Delhi: Cops likely to record victim's statement through Skype

The police also said that they have contacted the five accused — including the tourist guide and some of the hotel staff. Almost a week after a woman based in the United States wrote to the Commissioner of Delhi Police alleging that she was ...
 Indian Express10 hours ago US woman alleges Delhi gang-rape led by tour guide  ENCA2 days ago Sushma's kidney transplant likely this weekend, donor  State Times2 days ago US woman alleges rape in New Delhi  Kuwait Times4 days ago

State Information Ministers Conference from December 9

9 December 2016, New Delhi, Team MP After seven years, the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting is going to organise the 28th State Information Ministers Conference on December 9 and 10 here at Vigyan Bhawan. Keeping eye on key policy ...
 Millennium Post12 hours ago Andhra Pradesh News and India news on December 8,2016  AndhraNews.net2 hours ago Statement of India by Minister of State for External Affairs, Shri MJ Akbar at IAEA Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Security  SPi World News3 days ago I&B ministry to hold state information ministers conference after 7 years  HT Syndication5 hours ago

Ceding control of GST admin to states will disempower centre: CBEC

NEW DELHI: Giving in to the states demand for sole control of tax administration of taxpayers below Rs 1.5 crore threshold under the goods and services tax (GST) regime will disempower the Centre, a top official of the Central Board of Excise and ...
 Economic Times9 hours ago
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