Mumbai, India Newswire (Page 8)

Mumbai, India Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. 'I dream of digital India where 1.2 billion connected Indians drive innovation:"NaMoRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Indian Television

    MUMBAI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of 'Digital India' took a step forward on 1 July as the PM launched 'Digital India Week' in New Delhi. Modi, who foresees an impending "bloodless" cyber war as a global risk has called upon the nation's IT community to become world leaders in providing credible cyber-security systems to the entire world.

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  2. Kabra and Piovan form JV in IndiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Plastics News

    One of India's largest plastics equipment makers, Kabra Extrusiontechnik, and Penta, a unit of Italy's Piovan, are forming a joint venture to manufacture automated material feeding systems. Mumbai-based Kabra disclosed the investment in a 28 June announcement to the BSE Stock Exchange in India, and said each company would have a 50% stake in the new company, called Penta Systems India.

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  3. Pankaja Munde rubbishes allegations, says would quit if proved guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Facing fresh allegation of flouting rules in awarding contract to build a dam besides the Rs 206 'purchase' scam, Maharashtra Minister Pankaja Munde rubbished the charges as mere 'scam of words' and said she will step down if found guilty of any charge. Munde, who was away in London last week when the opposition Congress accused her of brazen violation of norms in awarding contracts for purchase of 'chiki' and a host of other items for anganwadis, said there was a 'politically motivated' move by the opposition to target her when she was not 'physically available to defend herself.'

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  4. Top Sensex Forecaster Backs Stocks in Monsoon Counter-BetRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Washington Post

    Rakesh Arora, the head of research at Macquarie Capital Securities India Pvt., says the S&P BSE Sensex will rise 14 percent in the second-half of 2015, after a 1 percent gain in the first. The prediction assumes the India Meteorological Department is wrong in its projection that annual rainfall, on which some 830 million people depend for their livelihood, will be 12 percent below a 50-year average in the current monsoon.

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  5. TA, Argan to invest $500 mln in Atria ConvergenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PE Hub

    ... India-based Atria provides high-speed broadband services in India. Argan is controlled by Indium V . BOSTON & MUMBAI, India-( BUSINESS WIRE )-TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, and Argan (Mauritius), a company controlled by ...

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  6. Indian monsoon falters in key month for farmersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Reuters

    MUMBAI, July 1 After drenching India with above-average rains in June, the monsoon has weakened in what is typically the wettest and most crucial month for millions of farmers growing oilseeds, rice, cotton and pulses. Weather forecasters said the monsoon, critical for about half the farmland that lacks irrigation facilities, has hit a dry spell and rains could be sparse in at least the first half of July.

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  7. Indian authorities arrested five men over the kidnapping of a monkey after video footage.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Times of Oman

    The short clip carried by Indian media shows a young monkey desperately trying to free itself from the clutches of two men as several distraught primates look on helplessly. Photo - A video grab Mumbai: Indian authorities said on Wednesday they had arrested five men over the kidnapping of a monkey after video footage emerged of a distressed primate being bundled into the boot of a car.

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  8. On a 'chikki' wicket, Pankaja says not a single rupee swindledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Rediff.com

    Terming as a "scam of words" the charges against her, Maharashtra Minister Pankaja Munde, under fire for alleged irregularities in purchase of items worth Rs 206 crore, on Wednesday said that similar items were procured at a higher price during the previous Congress-Nationalist Congress Party rule. "The earlier Congress-led regime purchased such items at a cost of Rs 408 crore during its tenure.

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  9. Billionaire-Backed Hedge Fund to Short India Stocks on RallyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Washington Post

    "Right now we have the lowest net longs than we had in the last 12 months," Venkat Subramanian, Infina chief executive officer, said in an interview. "If the market goes up any further, I would become net short."

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  10. Cricket: Rahane surprised to be named stand-in India captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Ajinkya Rahane admits he was stunned to be named India captain for their upcoming Zimbabwe series, after being dropped just a week earlier, and while he plans to draw inspiration from past skippers he also wants to make his own mark on the team. India's batsman Ajinkya Rahane avoids a bouncer from West Indies bowler Andre Russell during their Cricket World Cup match in Perth, March 6, 2015.

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  11. Ajinkya Rahane surprised to be named stand-in India captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Stuff.co.nz

    Ajinkya Rahane admits he was stunned to be named India captain for their upcoming Zimbabwe series, after being dropped just a week earlier, and while he plans to draw inspiration from past skippers he also wants to make his own mark on the team. Rahane, who averages a tad over 30 in one-day internationals, played the first of India's three-match series against Bangladesh at Mirpur and scored nine off 25 balls as they went down by 79 runs.

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  12. Will instant noodle packages banned in India make their way to U.S. shelves?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Washington Post

    Packets of Maggi 2-Minute Noodles, manufactured by Nestle India Ltd., center, are arranged for a photograph at a general store in Mumbai, India, on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Nestle, one of India's biggest processed food makers, slid to the lowest in a month after a complaint was filed in a local court over lead levels in its Maggi instant noodles.

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  13. Air India flight delayed: RJD asks Fadnavis to issue public apologyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Newkerala.com

    Asserting that those elected by the people should not behave like kings, the Rashtriya Janata Dal on Wednesday criticized Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis over reports that an Air India flight from Mumbai to New York was delayed by nearly an hour on account of a member of his entourage and said that he should tender an apology for it. "The people, who come into power, simply forget that they are elected by the people and are accountable to them.

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  14. After wifi at the Taj, Modi revives campaign for "digital" IndiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Reuters

    India is reinvigorating an $18 billion campaign to provide fast internet connections for all, with a "digital week" aimed at popularising Prime Minister Narendra Modi's campaign promise to connect 250,000 villages in India by 2019. The government's tech push, which plans to provide electronic governance and universal phone connectivity across the country, aims to bridge India's digital divide, bringing in large investments in technology manufacturing.

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  15. Chinese submarine visit to Karachi port no threat to India: BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | India.com

    Beijing, July 1: A Chinese submarine's visit to Pakistan was in no way a threat to India, according to a military spokesman of the defence ministry here.Asked by visiting journalists to the Chinese ministry of national defence whether such a visit could be seen as a threat to India, as some commentators have said, Major Jiang Bin, staff officer on Asian Affairs at the ministry, said that military relations between China and Pakistan were "never directed at India".

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  16. Charles Correa designed apartments as airy as an Indian bungalowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Age

    Charles Correa, an American-trained architect who returned to his native India to become a leading proponent of a new architectural style, reached deep in to the subcontinent's past for inspiration. Melding 20th-century Western modernism with Indian traditions, Correa created striking museums and university buildings in India and abroad.

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  17. Now we know why Fadnavis wanted PardeshiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Rediff.com

    If it was true that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis held up the flight to Newark to ensure that Praveen Singh Pardeshi, the state principal secretary, was on board, he had at least one excuse, reports P Rajendran/ Rediff.com Photographs: Paresh Gandhi/ Rediff.com here were few people that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis chatted with at the lunch organised by the US-India Business Council at the Taj Pierre in Manhattan, June 29. But though there was little dialogue with the 90-plus attendees, about business or politics, Fadnavis still made a strong pitch for his Indian state as an investment destination.

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  18. "Selfie Look" for S P Jain's New Mumbai CampusRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PR.com

    ... the "Selfie Look," draws on unique features that S P Jain aspires to reflect - modern, authentic and casual. Mumbai, India, July 01, 2015 --( PR.com )-- S P Jain's newly launched fourth campus in Mumbai, following Dubai, Singapore & Sydney gets a ...

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  19. Mind Meld: Gods & Mythology in Speculative FictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | SF Signal

    ... - something I can personally relate to. It's an important book. It's also really fun. Born and raised in Mumbai, India. Mihir Wanchoo is an avid book collector and longtime reader of fantasy, thrillers and Indian mythology with additional interests ...

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  20. ABRAHAM, BRO. VARUGHESERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Lakeland Ledger

    BRO. VARUGHESE ABRAHAM, 58 LAKELAND - Brother Varughese Abraham, 58, passed away June 28, 2015. Jose, as we lovingly called him, was born in Kadammanitta, Kerala, India on April 9, 1957, to Ponnolil K. V. Abraham and Sosamma Abraham.

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