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40000 Passenger Aircraft Required in Next 20 Years: Airbus Projection

evolving airline business models are driving a need for 34,170 passenger and 730 freighter aircraft worth a combined total of US$5.3 trillion (Airbus)

The world’s passenger aircraft fleet above 100 seats is set to more than double in the next 20 years to over 40,000 planes as traffic is set to grow at ...

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Forget Mars, First Learn to Live on Moon: China to ‘Lunar Palace’ Inmates

As the US space agency NASA is making moves to live on Mars by 2030, China is keen to send its space scientists to the Moon first and built a ...

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India Ranks 3rd with $11 Bln in Money Transfers From US: Report

$ Remittances from US to India

India has been ranked in the third top spot for remittances, receiving a total of $11.75 billion from friends, family and businesses in 2015, while Mexico was on top with ...

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CES 2017: Portable 3D Projector Launched with JBL Sound

LAS VEGAS: Leading smart projector manufacturer XGIMI launches CC, a stylish, portable, smart 3D projector with sound from JBL, at CES Las Vegas on Thursday, the opening day of the ...

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Agni 5 Successfully Test-Fired, What it Means?

Agni-5, the Long Range Surface-to-Surface Ballistic Missile was successfully flight tested by DRDO on Monday at 1100hrs from Dr. Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha, enabling deployment of nuclear weapons capability from ...

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India Signs Ocean Exploration Pact, to Match China in Indian Ocean Seabed Exploration

After protesting China’s exploration of seabed in its vicinity and seabed, India has signed a pact with International Seabed Authority for Exploration of Polymetallic Sulphides in Indian Ocean on 26th ...

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India, China to be Wary as IMF Warns of Protectionism Hype Next Year

While India is going agogue with its Pakistan-centric foreign policy, IMF has warned both India and China that the global economic growth will remain subdued this year following a slowdown ...

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Cloth Masks Worn by Nurses, Traffic Cops Dubious, Ineffective: Study

It is mere a psychological re-assurance to medical fraternity, especially nurses and the most visible traffic cops in cities who wear them religiously but not realising that they are durbious ...

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Kabali TV Trailer in Telugu Fails to Entice Viewers, Why?

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Kabali, unlike Rajinikanth’s other dubbed movies in Telugu, lacks the baritone the actor is famous for and the TV ad clearly comes a notch down making it one of the ...

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India to ratify Paris Climate Pact on April 22: Prakash Javadekar

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Reiterating India’s commitment to carbon emission reduction, Union Environment, Forests & Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said India, along with 100 other nations would ratify the COP 21 ...

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RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan Upbeat on 7th Pay Panel Hikes, Start Ups

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has kept policy rate on hold at 6.75 percent on Tuesday, purportedly awaiting the government’s move in the direction when it unveils the Budget 2016-17 later ...

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Himalayan Forest Thrush bird Named After Salim Ali as ‘Zoothera salimalii’

Father of Indian Ornithalogy or bird-watching has been honoured 29 years after his demise by his genre who named a newly discovered bird species after him, while a bat species ...

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Beijing Moves to Shut Down 2500 Polluting Firms, Will Delhi Learn From it?

Beijing and New Delhi, both capitals of Asia’s biggest neighbours and the most populated countries are facing similar fate though their culture and ruling styles differ. The life-threatening air pollution ...

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IFC, MIGA to Provide More Than $2 Billion for Mongolian Jobs’ Creation

IFC and MIGA, members of the World Bank Group,have arranged $2.2 billion in debt and guarantees to support the world-class Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine, which is set to ...

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Challakere in Karnataka Wakes up to Reality of Secret Nuclear City Underneath

Challakere in Karnataka has come under limelight not for its importance as a hub for travel buses enroute to Bangalore but for a fencing area under the Defence ministry, purported ...

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5th Islamic Microfinance Summit Held in Malaysia

The 5th Global Islamic Microfinance forum (GIMF) held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia was held on 24-25 November, 2015 and attended by the officials and delegates from 30 countries including Pakistan, ...

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After Europe, US, Japan, It’s China’s Turn to Vie for Large Hadron Collider

With the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) achieving the so-called ultimate triumph in particle physics with its Higgs Boson experiment in 2012, China has jumped the bandwagon while Japan ...

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NASA Releases New Salt Rock Images of China

 Tectonic forces are pushing the Kuqa basin (China) beneath the Tien Shan mountains as part of the ongoing collision between the Indian subcontinent and Asia, with faults that serve as ...

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Climate Change: India Furnishes INDCs, Sets $206 Billion Spend in 15 Years

As announced earlier, India unveiled today its Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) coinciding with Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary, which entails a target for a 33-35 percent ...

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Researchers Found Two New Nesting Sites of Dinosaurs in Madhya Pradesh

A group of researchers have found 6.5 crore years old fossilized dinosaur eggs in Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh. The two sites are at a distance of about 8kms from ...

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