Japanese business leaders ready to invest USD 3 billion in India

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Yoichi Miyazawa conveyed to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, when he called on him yesterday, that he had come with a delegation of top business leaders, who have firm plans to invest USD 3.0 billion in India in the immediate future. The investment

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Japan’s Abe to US Congress: Let us bring the TPP to a successful conclusion through our joint leadership

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: Shinzo Abe, the first Japanese Prime Minister ever to address the joint meeting of the US Congress on Wednesday said as for U.S. – Japan negotiations, the goal is near. Let us bring the TPP to a successful conclusion through our joint leadership. Zooming in on the entire concept of Trans-Pacific Partnership,

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Marshall Islands flagged cargo ship Maersk Tigris detained by Iranian patrol boats

Newsroom24x7 Desk Danish cargo ship Maersk Tigris, chartered by Maersk shipping company, which was seized yesterday in the Strait of Hormuz with 24 crew on board, remains in the custody of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy. When the captain of the ship registered in Marshall Islands and en route to Jebel Ali, refused to follow

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Two arrested in central India with fake Currency

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team today intercepted and arrested two persons at Satna Railway Station in Madhya Pradesh, Central India, and recovered fake Indian currency notes (FICN) to the face value of Rs.10,39,500 from their possession. The CBi has registered a case against the accused underr section 120 B

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Coal scam: CBI files chargesheet against Navin Jindal, a former Union Minister and an ex-chief minister

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation today filed a chargeheet against former Union Minister of State for Coal Dasari Narayan Rao, former Chief Minister of Jharkhand Madhu Koda; industrialist Naveen Jindal, H C Gupta, the then Secretary Union Ministry and ex-Chairman, 35th Screening Committee; six others based at Kolkata, Delhi, Hyderabad and

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Government of India signs ceasefire pact with Naga groups

 Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Government of India has signed a ceasefire agreement with the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Reformation) [NSCN/R]. The agreement was signed by Shambhu Singh, Joint Secretary, MHA and Wangtin Konyak and P.Tikhak, co-convenors on behalf of NSCN/R. The Ceasefire and the mutually agreed Cease Fire Ground Rules will apply for a

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World’s biggest solar power project to come up in Madhya Pradesh

Newsroom24x7 Desk Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal:A cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday gave clearance for setting up the world’s biggest 750 MW solar power plant in the state. The solar power  plant will be set up in Gurh tahasil of Rewa district in eastern part of the central

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PM congratulates Indian Space Scientists for the successful testing of Indigenous Cryogenic Engine

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Prime Ministeri Narendra Modi has congratulated Indian Space Scientists for the successful testing of Indigenous Cryogenic Engine. “Congratulations to our space scientists for the successful testing of our indigenous cryogenic engine” , the PM has said in a messageThe engine tested today (April 28) will enable us to put satellites of up

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No Chinese Naval Base in Seychelles: Indian Defence Minister

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: India’s Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar told Rajya Sabha today said that no naval base has been established by China in Seychelles. The Minister went on to inform the House that the Government is aware of Chinese participation in development projects in the Indian Ocean Region and keeps a constant watch on all

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We want an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned process under the Constitution of Afghanistan: Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that Afghanistan is succeeding against huge challenges and people in India admire the courage and resolve of the Afghan people to seek a future of peace and prosperity. The Prime Minister was addressing a joint press briefing with Afghan President President Ashraf Ghani after discussing

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Australia Today: Music recording and the ultimate vintage format

Newsroom24x7 Desk Canberra: The Basics, Keith Potger (The Seekers) and Indigenous duo Stiff Gins have teamed up with the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA ) to record new songs using 1890s wax cylinder technology. Recording a wax cylinder is a purely mechanical process with no electricity involvedAustralia to support artists for international

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Tourism Ministry to decide carrying capacity of Taj Mahal

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Indian Tourism Ministry has received a draft report on a study on Taj Mahal conducted by National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) and on the basis of the final recommendation of this institute, the carrying capacity or the maximum number of tourists to be allowed to visit the monument would be determined.

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24 Airports in India Identified for Domestic Cargo Terminals

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: 24 airports at Tier-II/III (non-metro) cities have been identified where Common User Domestic Cargo Terminal (CUDCT) is proposed to be established by carrying out cargo feasibility study and minor modifications in the old/redundant passenger terminal buildings. Giving this information, Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma stated in a written reply

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