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19 November, 2017 2:47 AM Fall in number of fever cases: health secretary

CT scan centre to be set up in Hosur Government Hospital The number of fever cases in the State has considerably decreased over the last few days and has come down from 17,500 to 11,000, said health secretary J. Radhakrishnan here on Saturday. ReIn a tour to review and inspect the health apparatus at the Government Hospital here, Mr. Radhakrishnan said the fall in numbers 31

31 October, 2017 12:09 PM BJP, Cong spar over Patels legacy on his birth anniversary

New Delhi, Oct 31 (PTI) The BJPs fight with Congress over Sardar Patels legacy escalated today, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacking the opposition party for having tried to "run down and erase" his contributions to the unification of the country after Independence. The Congress hit right back, accusing the BJP and RSS of trying to "appropriate" 49

28 October, 2017 3:14 AM Tillerson says four-nation talks- an attempt to move ties with India to 'next level'

United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, while addressing reporters after arriving in Washington DC after completing his South Asia trip, said the US offer for India, Japan and Australia to be part of the four anchors of security and peace in the Indo-Pacific region was also an attempt to move relations with India to the "next level". When asked 68

24 October, 2017 4:17 PM India Inc welcomes move to infuse Rs 2.11 lakh crore in state-run banks

The government's decision to infuse Rs 2.11 lakh crore in public sector banks and spend Rs 14 lakh crore on infrastructure projects has received the thumbs up from India Inc. "This milestone announcement on recapitalising banks in one-go is a bold and courageous move and was indeed the need of the hour," said Rajnish Kumar, Chairman of the State Bank of India 33

22 October, 2017 6:50 AM Japanese PM Abe on track to score easy election win

Polls show the Liberal Democratic Party-led coalition to be the clear favourite Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday vowed to step up pressure on North Korea to protect the Japanese people as he wrapped up an election campaign dominated by threats from Pyongyang. Polls show Mr. Abe and his conservative Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) are clear 34

20 October, 2017 3:57 AM Fact Or Fiction: Doubts Over China's 'Rising Nationalism'

Shanghai, China: The Shanghai site of the first Chinese Communist congress 96 years ago might be expected to draw admiring crowds as the party gathers in Beijing for its 19th such meeting. But despite a nationwide propaganda blitz for China's most important political gathering, only a few scattered elderly comprise the noon rush at what is now a small 50

2 October, 2017 6:38 PM Cleanliness will become a reality through mass participation: PM

NEW DELHI: Describing the Swachh Bharat Mission — which was launched three years ago amid wide criticism — as a social movement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi underlined that just as Swaraj was achieved by satyagrahis, cleanliness would become a reality through "swachhagrahis" (those who work for cleanliness). Speaking on the third anniversary of the mission 5

2 October, 2017 4:35 PM Ola said to raise $2 billion from SoftBank, Tencent

Ola scored $2 billion in new funding from a group of investors including SoftBank Group Corp. and Tencent Holdings Ltd., according to a person familiar with the matter, helping to bankroll Uber Technologies Inc.'s fiercest rival in India. Other backers in the ride-hailing startup's latest financing round included a venture capital fund jointly run by Indian 9

30 September, 2017 5:19 AM Read Full Text of RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat's Vijaya Dashami Speech

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat addressed the party workers on the occasion of Vijay Dashami at RSS headquarters in Nagpur. New Delhi: As India celebrates Vijaya Dashami, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat gave his annual speech at the group’s headquarters in Nagpur, where he cautioned against asylum to Rohingya and said that cow protection 33

29 September, 2017 7:45 AM Crown prince's clever post-oil math behind Saudi Arabia's radical change of face

The real weight of public opinion in Saudi Arabia lies among its young people, an Internet generation eager for social change. Or at least, so says one member of that cohort. And Mohammed Bin Salman, the 32-year-old who effectively runs the country in his father’s name, just placed a big bet on his millennial peers. By ending the world’s only ban on women 30