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UNESCO Upset as World Heritage Sites in Nepal Suffer Huge Damage

Ever since the 25 April earthquake shattered the mountainous and picturesque Nepal to mere debris of erstwhile temples and world heritage sites, Unesco, the educational body of the UN has visited the Himalayan nation to explore the possibility of undertaking recovery and repair work for age-old monuments. The disaster has left more than 8,000 people dead and thousands of others injured. ...

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ISRO Gears Up for GSLV Mark III Launch Between Dec. 20-25

ISRO has celebrated “Mangal Mahotsav” on the occasion of its successful Mars Orbit Mission ‘Maangalyaan’ recently at its Bangalore headquarters and reiterated its resolve to send the next big mission — the launch of Geo-synchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV-Mk III) anytime between Dec. 20 and 25, dependin on weather conditions, said officials. M Pitchaimani, Deputy Director, ISRO Telemetry, Tracking ...

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Authorities detect huge tax evasion by Skylark group

India’s excise tax evasion amounting to Rs.33 billion and Rs 102 billion in excise and service tax respectively came to light when authorities conducted raids on Skylark Group of companies. The Directorate General of Central Excise Intelligence(DGCEI) officers have detected evasion of Central Excise duties and Service Tax amounting to Rs.9.7 million and Rs 4.6 billion respectively in 2011-12 fiscal ...

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