Fiscal prudence a challenge says Arun Jaitley

arunjaitelyMaintaining fiscal prudence is a “challenge”, but there is no need to “panic,” said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as the government looks for way to revive sagging growth.

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Economy on downhill path due to adventure called demonetisation: Manmohan Singh

Manmohan-SinghThe economy is on a downhill path, thanks to an adventure called demonetisation, said former Prime Minister of India, Dr Manmohan Singh. It was not required at all, either technically or economically, he added.

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Who is Asima Chatterjee, today’s Google Doodle

asimagoogleAsima Chatterjee is today’s Google Doodle. Who is Asima Chatterjee? Born on September 23, she was an Indian chemist noted for her work in the fields of organic chemistry and phytomedicine.

Rajasthan plans OLX like portal for cows

cowThe Rajasthan government has decided to set up a portal which would help people to buy and sell cows. The website which would look like OLX and Quickr.com will host pictures of the cows, price, yield, contact details of the owners. Buyers and sellers could get in touch directly through this portal.

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Mahanama Express: Why this train hold a special place in Modi’s heart

modinewPrime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off Train No 20903 Vadodra-Varanasi Weekly Superfast Mahanama Express. The train would depart from Vadodra every Wednesday at 7.40 pm and reach Varanasi at 10.30 pm the next day.

Amazon reviews website after algorithm suggested bomb making material

amazonlogoAmazon.com said that it was reviewing its website after a probe found that it could help users buy ingredients to make a bomb using its “Frequently bought together” and “Customers who bought this also bought” features.

Cheque books of these 6 banks to be invalid: Apply by Sep 30

sbiIf you are a State Bank of India customer holding an account in its subsidiary banks, you will soon have to get a new cheque book along with the Indian Financial System (IFS) code.

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Funeral procession of motorbike taken out to protest fuel price hike

petrolA funeral procession of a motorbike was taken out in Jamshedpur to protest the fuel price hike.

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Mobile bills set to get dirt cheap: Here is why

mobileMobile bills are set to get cheaper. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has announced a steep in the charges that phone companies pay each other for connecting calls.

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Spokesperson of organisation which released fake baba list missing

mahantmohanThe spokesperson of the Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad which released the list of 14 fake babas has gone missing. Mahant Mohan Das was traveling from Haridwar to Kalyan near Mumbai when he went missing.

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