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Alternative means to be explored to reach SDGs: Finance Minister

cialis supplies in norfolk uk. The Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley participated in the meeting of G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Peru. He also participated in the G-24 Finance Ministers’ meeting. In his interventions the Finance Minister, inter alia, welcomed the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to be achieved by 2030. He alluded […]

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PM Modi introduces three gold related schemes

Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi launched three gold related schemes at a function in New Delhi.A? The schemes are Gold Monetization Scheme, Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme, and India Gold Coins.A? On the occasion, PM Modi described the schemes as an example of “sone pe suhaaga” (icing on the cake). He said India has no reason […]

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Digital Literacy Mission a key part of Digital India: IT Minister

next day kamagra jelly houston tx. Union Minister for Communication & Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad articulated the Digital India initiative of the government to transform India into a digitally empowered society. Speaking at the Future Unleashed Technology Conference organised by Microsoft to commemorate its 25 years of operations in India, Prasad said that the […]

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UD Ministry clears first batch of AMRUT projects for 89 cities

The Ministry of Urban Development has approved the first batch of state level Action Plans under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) aimed at enabling water supply as per the norm and providing water supply and sewerage connections to all urban households. An inter-ministerial Apex Committee of AMRUT chaired by Madhusudhan Prasad, Secretary […]

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Reforms can make India the growth engine for global economy

zentel albendazole. World Bank Managing Director Sri Mulyani Indrawati, on concluding her three-day visit to India has said that the slowdown of the global economy will not stop India from becoming an economic powerhouse as long as reforms are sustained to ensure the most vulnerable and poor share in prosperity. Indrawati praised Indias strong economic […]

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NBC releases new chapter on sustainability

san jose costa rica pharmacies. Keeping in line with the vision of India surging into a new era of orderly, safe and sustainable development, Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has made concerted efforts to bring out Amendment No 1 to the National Building Code of India 2005 (NBC 2005), thereby introducing a new Part 11 […]

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Construction projects to secure approval by the end of this year

The A?process of streamlining approvals for construction projects in urban areas is to be concluded by the end of this year, as was determined inA? the third inter-ministerial meeting on the same, chaired by theA? Minister of Urban Development and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, M Venkaiah Naidu. The meeting was attended by Minister of […]

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L&T wins Rs 1,500 crore water supply project from Rajasthan

trazodone for sale. Larsen & Toubro informed that it has won a turnkey order for Rs 1,489 crore water supply projects from Public Health Engineering Department, Ajmer. The company said, The Water & Effluent Treatment Strategic Business Group of L&T Construction has won turnkey orders worth Rs 1,489 crore in August 2015 in three packages, […]

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ADB, India sign loans to improve urban services in Rajasthan

female cialis prezzi bassi. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India have signed two loans worth USD 500 million to help the Government of Rajasthan better manage essential urban services and finance water supply and wastewater upgrades. The signing of Rajasthan Urban Sector Development programme marks the first occasion for ADB to […]

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Delhi government propose to collect entertainment tax after events

To ease the process of procurement of license for entertainment events, the Delhi government has proposed not to collect entertainment tax before any event from the organisers and has given permanent licenses to 23 auditoriums. As per a senior government official, the government is also in the course of bringing entertainment tax, fire and electricity […]

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