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India GDP growth at 4.7% in Q2FY20: Ind-Ra

Fitch group firm India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) has said Indian economy may have slowed to 4.7% in second quarter of current financial year (Q2FY20). The 4.7% projection for the second quarter of the current fiscal would mark six consecutive quarters of slowing growth. The Indian economy expanded 5% in ... Read More »

2nd Day of International Tourism Mart 2019 Focuses on Sustainable Tourism, Buyer Seller Interaction and “Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat” initiative at Imphal, Manipur

The 8th International Tourism Mart (ITM) – 2019 being held at Imphal from 23 – 25 November, 2019 witnessed the participation of 34 foreign delegates from over 19 countries along with 49 domestic delegates representing the travel industry. The second day of the ITM kicked off with presentations made by all the ... Read More »

LS adjourned till noon over Maharashtra Government Issue

Congress members has created disruptions in the Lok Sabha (LS) by carrying placards to protest the swearing-in of a BJP-led government in Maharashtra, leading to adjournment of House proceedings till noon. Rahul Gandhi, Congress leader has said that democracy has been murdered in Maharashtra. Speaker Om Birla ordered the removal ... Read More »

LS to introduce SPG amendment bill next week

Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal has said that Lok Sabha (LS) will take up the proposed amendment to the Special Protection Group (SPG) Act next week. Elite SPG commandos are meant to protect the prime minister and his/ her immediate family, former prime ministers and their immediate family for a ... Read More »

UIDAI operationalizes 21 Aadhaar Seva Kendras

Unique Identification Authority of India, UIDAI has operationalized 21 Aadhaar Seva Kendras as part of its plan to open 114 stand-alone Aadhaar enrollment and centres across the country. These are in addition to 35,000 Aadhaar Enrollment Centers run by Banks, Post Offices and State Governments. An official release said, these ... Read More »

Seven Curtin researchers recognised among the world’s best

Seven Curtin University researchers have been named among the world’s most influential scientists and social scientists in the 2019 Highly Cited Researchers list released by the Web of Science Group. The Curtin researchers recognised on the latest list includes John Curtin Distinguished Professor Zongping Shao, John Curtin Distinguished Professor Moses ... Read More »