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Arun Jaitley calls upon Japanese companies to set up facilities in India

Newsroom24x7 Network Yokohama: India’s Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has underscored the initiatives under the “Make in India” campaign and called upon Japanese companies to set up facilities in India for manufacture of rolling stock for the metro rail projects during a bilateral discussion with the Finance Minister of Japan, Taro Aso here today . Both

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Madhya Pradesh takes lead, constructs maximum roads

Devendra Joshi Bhopal: Maximum roads under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (Prime Minister’s Rural Roads Scheme) have been constructed in Madhya Pradesh, the central Indian State that has received maximum funds for rural roads Since the launch of the Prime Minister’s Rural Roads Scheme, sanction has been granted to construct 16346 roads in Madhya Pradesh

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Friends of the Lower Mekong and the sustainabilty initiative

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Feb. 3: Friends of the Lower Mekong, a donor coordination group, have come together with the countries of the Lower Mekong to discuss the connection between water resources, energy needs, and food security. Carrying forward this objective, US Counselor Tom Shannon and Senior Advisor to the Secretary Ambassador David Thorne led

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States show the way forward for building smart cities

Two-day stakeholders’ consultations on the directive of Prime Minister conclude today States suggest two-stage selection of cities fixed tenures for Mayors and municipal cadres  e-governance online service delivery hike in FAR user-fee based concessions Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 31: The smart cities building initiative crossed a major milestone today with the states and other

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