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Modi Raises ‘Common but Differentiated Responsibilities’, Developed Nations’ Leaders Find it Tough at Paris

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has maintained that the rich nations should pay for the riches they have reaped over the last two centuries while developing nations should be allowed their due to grow and that it would be “morally wrong” to burden them with reducing emissions. Upholding India’s principle of common but differentiated responsibilities, he said this should form ...

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Paris Climate Change Talks: India Should Focus on Agriculture Fund

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Team India should focus on agriculture fund among other major issues at the Climate Change Conference (COP)-21 in Paris tomorrow, November 30, 2015, while solar and wind energies may naturally figure prominently in their agenda of green house gas (GHG) emissions, said experts. India’s stand on climate change responsibility has been "Equity and Common ...

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PM Departs for CoP-21 Climate Change Summit at Paris, India Faces Biggest Challenge

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the Climate Change Confererence (COP)-21 in Paris tomorrow, November 30, 2015 to face one of the major challenges to his government’s diplomatic efforts in the global arena. Mr Modi will address the meeting of International Solar Alliance with Prime Minister of France, Mr. François Hollande and attend ‘Mission Innovation’ being hosted by US ...

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Digital India initiative Complimentary to RTI, says PM

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today described the “Right To Information” Act as a tool through which the common man has got not just the right to know, but also the right to question those in power. In his remarks at the 10th Annual Convention of the Central Information Commission (CIC), the Prime Minister said that the Union Government’s “Digital ...

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Modi in US: Major Announcements for Digital India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Silicon Valley has also come with some major announcements like Wi-Fi in railways stations and broadband connectivity in villages. PM Modi is one of the first Indian leader who managed to speak to a host of Fortune 500 CEOs, during his second US visit. He met Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella, Google’s CEO Sundar ...

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1965 War: President Hosts Tea, Felicitates 4 War Heroes

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President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday hosted tea for the veterans of 1965 war at Rashtrapati Bhavan and felicitated four heroes on the occasion. The four heroes include Marshal of the Air Force Arjan Singh, DFC; CQMH Abdul Hamid, PVC (Posthumous); Lt Col AB Tarapore, PVC (Posthumous) and Chaman Lal, Ashoka Chakra (Posthumous). Mrs. Rasoonan Bibi, Mrs. Zarine Mahir and Mrs. ...

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Karnataka Bandh: Schools Open, Buses On Road, Bengaluru Life Not Affected

Karnataka bandh called by farmers’ association on 5th September is not affective in many part of Karnataka. BMTC, KSRCTC buses are running as usual. North Karnataka and Mysuru region is slightly affected as farmers there demanding speedy implementation of canal projects and their demands. Auto’s and other are services are also running as usual. The bandh is not effective because ...

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Karnataka to Witness State-wide Bandh on 5th September 2015

Karnataka will witness yet another bandh on September 5, Saturday and this time the bandh has been called by the sugarcane growers association to protest against Karnataka government and Narendra Modi government for showing indifferent attitude towards the problems of farmers. Also read: Karnataka Bandh: Schools Open, Buses On Road, Bengaluru Life Not Affected The Karnataka State Sugarcane Growers Association and ...

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Government Unveils 98 Smart Cities: Check List Here

The Union Minister of Urban Development Venkaiah Naidu unveiled the list of 98 cities of the much talked about Smart Cities project, which means more funds for the best cities selected after a challenge by people based on merits. The minister on Thursday released the list of 98 cities, from which Uttar Pradesh got maximum number of 13 cities, with ...

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Why OROP Issue Was a Pre-poll Miscalculation by Modi?

The One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme that was hanging on the Finance Ministry for over five years, both the Congress-led UPA government and the BJP-led NDA government under Narendra Modi should own the responsibility for perpetuating it despite full knowledge that it was beyond mere political calculations involving a huge dent on the exchequer. While the Congress relented just ...

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PM Narendra Modi’s UAE Visit: At a Glance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a massive number of around 60,000 Indians at a huge stadium in Dubai on the second day of his tour to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). PM Modi is in a two-day visit to UAE. He is the first Indian Prime Minister to visit the Emirates after Indira Gandhi’s tour way back in 1981. ...

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India Keen on Balanced Climate Change Pact: Prakash Javadekar

Prior to the 2015 United Nations Climate Change meeting, India has started to collaborate with several countries as it profoundly looks forward to guarantee a fair and equalized contract at the summit, scheduled to be held in December. Union Environment Minister, Prakash Javadekar declared this at the Lok Sabha yesterday. He informed that the government was already in the course ...

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Ahead of Independence Day 2015: Speeches That Made Difference

India is all set to celebrate its 69th Independence Day. After 2 centuries of British Raj and loss  of lives in freedom struggle, India got Independence from the Britishers on the midnight of the 14-15th August. Home » GENERAL » Independence Day 2015: Quotes, WhatsApp, Facebook Status and Messages A panoramic view from the Minarets of Red Fort, while the ...

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Watch: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh Offers Heartfelt Condolences to PM Modi

Video gone viral recently of Chhattisgarh’s Chief Minister and BJP (Bharatiya Janta Party) Leader Dr Raman Singh, who offered his heartfelt condolence to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was mistook by people. Accordingly, the footage is of a press meet when the CM paid homage to Gopinath Munde who died few months ago. Apparently, it made rounds on internet today as people ...

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Shruti Seth writes open letter after Twitter rage on #SelfieWithDaughter remark

Actress Shruti Seth, who was trolled on Twitter and called everything right from ‘prostitute’ to a ‘b**ch’ has responded with an open letter to the criticism. Shruti, who tried to point out the other viewpoint on Prime Minister’s initiative #SelfiWithDaughter and was trolled for about 48 hours constantly on Twitter. The actress instead of posting a selfie with her daughter, ...

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Digital India week: Top 5 Remarks by PM

Opening the Digital India Week today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said cyber-crime poses a global threat though a "bloodless war," and called upon the nation’s IT community to serve the entire world by building credible cyber-security systems. The Prime Minister also exhorted the captains of India’s IT industry to boost production of electronic devices and goods in the country, as ...

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Will Yoga Answer India’s Chronic Constipation Problem?

As India heralds the massive participation in International Yoga Day on Sunday, leaving aside protesting voices on religious tones, focus is on its merits, especially what it can do to answer the country’s chronic constipation problem. A recent survey revealed that 14% of Indians suffer from constipation and the film PIKU by Amitabh Bachchan was able to highlight the subtle problem many ...

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