Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «services»

29 April, 2017 7:25 PM Behind the information curtain: Kashmir has learnt to work around social media bans

SRINAGAR: In the Valley, some are calling it the “Information Curtain”, borrowing from a seven-year-old speech Hillary Clinton, then US secretary of state, gave on internet freedom. Countries that censor the net are creating a barrier that rivals the Iron Curtain of the Cold War era, reckoned Clinton. She counted China, Tunisia, Uzbekistan, Vietnam 19

29 April, 2017 2:11 PM Dawn leak case: Nawaz Sharif sacks aide; 'incomplete' action, says Pakistan army

Pakistan's powerful military on Saturday "rejected" Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's decision to sack his trusted aide Tariq Fatemi for "leaking" information to the media, saying his action is "incomplete". ISLAMABAD: In an unusual move, Pakistan's powerful army on Saturday "rejected" Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's decision to sack his trusted aide Tariq 22

29 April, 2017 10:52 AM Triple Talaq Shouldn't be Seen Through Political Prism, Says PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Seeking equal rights for Muslim women, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said he believes that the reformers from the community will protect women from ill-effects of triple talaq. "I am sure that reformers from the Muslim community will come forward and put an end to triple talaq," the PM said while speaking on the occasion of Basava 24

29 April, 2017 3:32 AM APPSC Group 1 Services: 93482 Candidates To Appear For Screening Test On 7 May

While highest number of candidates are from Vishakhapatnam (12498), a total of 3371 candidates are from Vizianagaram. Candidates must go through the exam notification properly, especially the exam rules. The examination will be held from 10.30 am to 1.00 pm on 7 May. “The candidates will be allowed into the examination hall from 09.30 AM to 10.00 AM, with a grace 18

29 April, 2017 12:39 AM Cyprus calls for action against backers of ‘violence factories’

Signs four pacts with India, including on air services and merchant shipping Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades on Friday strongly pitched for decisive action against states supporting, sheltering and sustaining “violence factories” in their regions. The two leaders held detailed discussions on bilateral as well as regional 29

28 April, 2017 6:24 PM Panel to monitor Pooram fireworks

Both Devaswoms to use 2,000 kg of fireworks each A special committee has been set up to ensure the safe conduct of fireworks during Thrissur Pooram. Thiruvambadi and Paramekkavu Devaswoms will use 2,000 kg fireworks each. Fire and Rescue Services personnel will be deployed at the place where the fireworks will be kept. The tahsildar will keep the key. Meanwhile 16

28 April, 2017 1:14 PM Tax compliance a must while pushing digital economy: Prasad

New Delhi: Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday called on tax practitioners and administrators to keep tax compliance in mind as India's digital economy expands. "We are creating a big ecosystem of digital economy. Indian digital economy is going to become a $1 trillion economy in the coming five years," Prasad said while speaking at a conference 24

28 April, 2017 1:09 PM Tata Steel to raise Jamshedpur plant capacity to 11 million tonnes

Tata Steel has secured green clearance to increase production capacity of its Jamshedpur facility to 11 million tonnes and the work is in progress. “In Jamshedpur, we have already got an environmental clearance to go to 11 million tonnes, but that has to be done through debottlenecking and that work is going on,” Tata Steel MD T V Narendran told PTI. “We already 20

28 April, 2017 12:24 PM Modi govt's measures to fight corruption bearing fruit: Survey

The Narendra Modi government's measures to combat corruption seem to be bearing fruit, according to the CMS- India Corruption Study 2017. The survey, which was conducted by New Delhi based think tank Centre for Media Studies (CMS), says that corruption in India is on the decline. The survey pointed out that the number of households that dealt with corruption 18

28 April, 2017 11:49 AM India And Cyprus Sign 4 Agreements Including On Air Services, Merchant Shipping

New Delhi: India and Cyprus on Friday signed four agreements, including on air services and merchant shipping, following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades in New Delhi. The two sides signed an executive programme on culture, education and scientific cooperation for the years 2017 to 2020. Both sides 18