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Friday, May 08, 2015 9:48:03 AM

Nod for National Smart Grid Mission, outlay Rs.980 crore
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The government has approved the National Smart Grid Mission (NSGM) for planning, monitoring and implementing smart power grids with an outlay of Rs.980 crore, parliament was told on Thursday.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 11:26:18 PM

Hero MotoCorp gives 100 motorcycles to UNICEF for Nepal relief
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp handed over 100 of its new Achiever 150cc motorcycles to UNICEF for use in relief and rehabilitation work in earthquake-affected Nepal, the company said in a statement here.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 11:16:16 PM

12 killed in Bengal blast, CID probe ordered (Roundup)
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed and four others injured in an explosion that ripped through an illegally-operated firecracker factory in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, police said on Thursday. An opposition leader claimed the casualty figure was at least 20.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 10:58:03 PM

Modi preaching without practising, says Congress
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Congress on Thursday disagreed with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks in an interview that his government views all religions at par and won't tolerate any discrimination, saying he was "simply preaching without practising it".

Thursday, May 07, 2015 10:52:14 PM

Sushma presses wrong button, corrects her vote
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who on Thursday called for unanimous passage of the bill on land boundary agreement with Bangladesh, herself inadvertently pressed the wrong button in the Lok Sabha while voting on the legislation, sources said.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 10:36:15 PM

One smart city in every state, says Naidu
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Every state across the country would have at least one smart city with clean environment to facilitate quality life, parliament was told on Thursday.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 10:18:04 PM

Illegal bomb making units thriving in Bengal: CPI-M
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) Alleging that illegal bomb making factories were thriving in all West Bengal districts under the patronage of police, the CPI-M on Thursday claimed the involvement of the Trinamool Congress in Wednesday's killer blast and demanded a court monitored probe into the incident.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 10:16:12 PM

Provisional recognition given to 800 Delhi schools, HC told
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Delhi High Court was on Thursday informed by the city government's education department that it has surveyed unauthorised and unrecognised elementary-level schools in the national capital and granted provisional recognition certificates to 800 such institutions.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 10:08:03 PM

Over 150 institutions to participate in Delhi education fair
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Bringing together education counsellors from over 150 top educational institutions from across India, a two-day education fair will be organised here from May 9, it was announced on Thursday.

Thursday, May 07, 2015 10:04:06 PM

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