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17 November, 2017 9:20 AM Exotic Indonesian birds found in drain pipes

The birds comprised 84 eclectus parrots and 41 endangered white cockatoos, reports the BBC.   Jakarta: A wildlife raid in Indonesia led to 125 exotic birds stuffed into drain pipes sealed by wire and ready to be smuggled, authorities said. The birds comprised 84 eclectus parrots and 41 endangered white cockatoos, reports the BBC. Separate raids were conducted 34

17 November, 2017 6:07 AM USFDA gives final approval to Cipla's anti-asthma product

Drug major Cipla today said it has received final approval from the US health regulator for a suspension product used for treatment of asthma. In a BSE filing today, Cipla said "it has received final approval for its abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for Budesonide Inhalation Suspension, 0.25mg/2mL, 0.5mg/2mL, and 1mg/2mL from the United States 25

16 November, 2017 4:45 PM Diamond producers target Indian market

‘Being the natural home of the precious stone, India has a vast growth potential’ The Diamond Producers Association (DPA), the international alliance of world’s seven leading diamond mining companies —ALROSA, De Beers, Dominion Diamond, Gem Diamonds, Lucara Diamond, Petra Diamonds and Rio Tinto — is eyeing the Indian market to boost diamond consumption 31

16 November, 2017 4:01 PM Jaiprakash Associates approves 'cashless exchange' of bonds

The company's finance committee has approved cashless exchange of existing convertible bonds worth USD 150 million due in 2017 with those maturing in 2020-21 Debt-ridden Jaiprakash Associates' finance committee has approved cashless exchange of existing convertible bonds worth USD 150 million due in 2017 with those maturing in 2020-21. In a BSE filing 34

16 November, 2017 1:26 PM IFC, HDFC create $800 million fund to finance construction of affordable homes

The International Finance Corporation, a part of the World Bank group, has joined hands with HDFC to create an USD 800 million fund to finance construction of affordable homes. IFC will invest USD 200 million while HDFC will contribute USD 600 million towards this fund and it will be managed by HDFC. Developers can borrow from this fund if they build 27

16 November, 2017 1:02 PM PM Awas Yojna: Cabinet increases carpet area of MIG houses eligible for interest subsidy

New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday approved the enhancement of the carpet area of houses for the middle income group (MIG) category under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana- Urban (PMAY-U). Under the MIG-I category, the carpet area of the houses has been enhanced from 90 sq.Mtr to 120 sq.Mtr, while under the MIG-II segment, it has been increased to 150 sq.Mtr from the current 27

16 November, 2017 7:11 AM National highways to be rated on safety parameters

The International Road Assessment Programme (iRAP) is running a survey sponsored by World Bank and Bloomberg Philanthropies to rate the national highways in the country based on safety parameters, reports The Times of India. The highways would get star ratings on a scale of zero to five. These star ratings are derived from road inspection data and provide 27

16 November, 2017 6:09 AM Ambanis top Forbes list of Asia’s richest families, pip Lees

India’s Mukesh Ambani family is the richest in Asia as its net worth rose $19 billion to $44.8 billion, toppling the Lees of the Samsung empire, to claim the numero uno position, Forbes said. Despite dropping to the second spot, Korea’s Lee family still saw its wealth soar by $11.2 billion to $40.8 billion this year as shares of Samsung Electronics moved 23

16 November, 2017 5:43 AM Mukesh Ambani family top Forbes list of Asia's richest families, pip Lees

India's Mukesh Ambani family is the richest in Asia as its net worth rose USD 19 billion to USD 44.8 billion, toppling the Lees of the Samsung empire, to claim the numero uno position, Forbes said. Despite dropping to the second spot, Korea's Lee family still saw its wealth soar by USD 11.2 billion to USD 40.8 billion this year as shares of Samsung Electronics 33

15 November, 2017 4:44 PM France wants to work with India in Indo-Pacific

But not as a part of a multilateral arrangement like the “quadrilateral” between India, U.S., Japan and Australia France will like to deepen cooperation with India in the Indo-Pacific bilaterally and not as a part of a multilateral arrangement like the recently convened “quadrilateral” between India, U.S., Japan and Australia, officials said here on Wednesday 67