UP clocks lowest growth among BIMARU states in 9 yrs, finds Assocham study – Business Today


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UP clocks lowest growth among BIMARU states in 9 yrs, finds Assocham study
Business Today
Clocking the slowest compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of about 6.9 per cent in terms of gross state domestic product, Uttar Pradesh is the lowest among the traditional BIMARU states (Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and UP) in this regard during ...

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We need 7.5-8% growth for 20 yrs to address employment issue: Arvind … – Business Standard


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We need 7.5-8% growth for 20 yrs to address employment issue: Arvind ...
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In his first interview since becoming the chief economic advisor, Arvind Subramanian agrees the Narendra Modi government has taken some initial steps to revive private investments but says many more measures would be required to restore ...
India Must Bring Down Inflation to Spur Growth, Subramanian SaysBloomberg
Bottlenecks must be cleared to woo pvt investment: New Chief Economic Adviser ...Financial Express

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Indian, Chinese Firms Lead Tech Billionaire Ranking: Report – NDTV


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Indian, Chinese Firms Lead Tech Billionaire Ranking: Report
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Singapore: Indian and Chinese technology entrepreneurs were leading the top 10 Asian tech billionaires list with net assets worth $136 billion, according to an industry source and recent market data. India was represented by three entrepreneurs with a …
Azim Premji, Shiv Nadar, Niraj Goel in Asian tech billionaire list; Alibaba's Jack Financial Express

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Poll: Islamic State Threat Seen as Important – ABC News


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Poll: Islamic State Threat Seen as Important
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Sixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is very or even extremely important, and nearly half think the U.S. military response in Iraq and Syria has not gone far enough, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll. Most want ...
Obama reviews ISIS strategy with national security teamZee News
Poll: 2 of 3 Americans say ISIS threat is importantFinancial Express
Sunni Militants Draw Iraqi Forces Into Intense Battles on Several FrontsNew York Times
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Suspicious package sparks evacuation of Canadian consulate – Regina Leader-Post


Suspicious package sparks evacuation of Canadian consulate
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Turkish authorities say the consulates of Canada, Belgium and Germany in Istanbul were evacuated after receiving suspicious packages on Friday. The U.S. consulate in Istanbul also received an envelope of suspicious yellow powder on Friday, but the ...

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Even with $5.5M in funding, Ello’s future looks unclear – VentureBeat


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Even with $5.5M in funding, Ello's future looks unclear
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So the Ello saga continues, and this time with $5.5 million more in the bank, and a new kumbaya-esque charter and legal status that's leaving us with more questions than answers. Yesterday, the hip alternative — and ad-free! — social network announced ...
Upstart social networks may fall on their faceSFGate
Ello Enshrines Ad-Free Status in Charter and Raises $5.5 MillionNew York Times
'Anti-Facebook' social network gets fresh fundingHindustan Times
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Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shooting – Daily News & Analysis


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Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shooting
Daily News & Analysis
Authorities were seeking a motive on Saturday as to why a high school student in the United States' Washington state shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others in a campus cafeteria before killing himself. The shooter, a homecoming prince at ...
US high school gunman shot students 'over a girl'Telegraph.co.uk
Motive unclear in Wash. state high school shootingFox News
One killed in Washington state school shootingBBC News
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Google’s Sundar Pichai to oversee major products and services – Business Today


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Google's Sundar Pichai to oversee major products and services
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Sundar Pichai, Google's senior vice president of Android, Chrome and Apps, speaks about wearables during his keynote address at the Google I/O developers conference in San Francisco on June 25, 2014. Photo: Reuters. Google Inc Chief Executive Officer ...
Google chief Larry Page gives Sundar Pichai keys to the kingdomRegister
Google CEO names Sundar Pichai as new head of productsBusiness Standard
Sundar Pichai to oversee most major Google products and servicesFirstpost
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Ukraine not answering queries on MH17 – Zee News


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Ukraine not answering queries on MH17
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Kiev: The Ukraine has not replied to a single query on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in the country`s east after apparently being shot down, Russia`s Permanent Representative at the UN Vitaly Churkin has said. "Our specialists articulated ...
War-scarred Ukraine set for key pollsEconomic Times
War-scarred Ukraine counts down to key voteThe News International
Wall Street Journal: Russia blames Ukraine for blocking peace accordKyiv Post
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Indian wins Green Oscar for film on parrot – Business Standard


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Indian wins Green Oscar for film on parrot
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Ashwika Kapur, a 26-year-old science and natural history filmmaker from West Bengal, has won the Wildscreen Panda Awards also known as the Green Oscar for her film on a Kakapo parrot named Sirocco. Kapur won the award at a ceremony in Britain's ...
Ashwika Kapur won 2014 Panda Award for her film on a Kakapo parrotJagran Josh
Kolkata girl bags Panda awardThe Hindu
Real triumph & trauma for reelCalcutta Telegraph
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