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Govt aims to increase exports to USD 450 bn in 3 years

In a bid to ensure that the country’s trade deficit does not go up, the government is looking towards doubling exports to USD 450 billion in the next three years, a senior foreign trade official said. Continue reading

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BJP to launch nationwide campaign against corruption

BJP announced a nationwide campaign after the Assembly polls in five states to expose “failure” of the Congressled UPA government in tackling issues like corruption and black money. Continue reading

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Power crisis hit AP asks Centre to ensure gas supply

Reeling under a severe power crisis at the beginning of summer, Andhra Pradesh has requested the Central government to ensure supply of 2.5 mmscmd of gas to independent power producers in the state to boost power production and reduce shortfall. Continue reading

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Around 8000 cases disposed off in Lok Adalat

The Lok Adalat organised by Delhi Legal Services Authority (DLSA) disposed of around 8,000 cases pending before various district courts here. Continue reading

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Punjab to generate power by using Chinese technology

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said the state aims to generate 1,500 MW of power by running turbines on canal water with the use of Chinese technology. Continue reading

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Chandrakant Sampat: The magician of Dstreet

Veteran stock market investor Chandrakant Sampat is regarded by many as the Warren Buffett of India. Continue reading

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Farm loans to exceed target in current fiscal: Pranab

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said loan disbursement to agriculture sector is likely to exceed the target of Rs. 3.75 lakh crore in the current fiscal. Continue reading

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Horror continues in Japan; radiation leaks from NReactor

Radiation leaked from an unstable Japanese nuclear reactor north of Tokyo on Saturday, the government said, after an explosion blew the roof off the facility in the wake of a massive earthquake. Continue reading

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As Japan’s NReactor explodes quake toll rises to 1600

A Japanese nuclear power plant exploded today, triggering a ‘nationwide atomic alert’ in the country already reeling under the impact of giant tidal waves caused by a massive earthquake which has left 1600 people dead or unaccounted for.
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Japan confirms explosion, leakage at nuke plant

Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yukio Edano confirmed on Saturday there has been an explosion and radiation leakage at Tokyo Electric Power Co’s (TEPCO) Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

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