Archive for April 14th, 2018

India achieves unique distinction with PM sitting on fast to protest

A new chapter has been written in the history of  Indian Parliament and democratic set up  when Prime Minister Narendra Modi  sat on one day  fast along with has colleagues  because  the second part of the budget session of Parliament was adjourned without transacting any  business  because of unruly scenes…

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Infosys pays record 870% dividend for 2017-18

Bengaluru, April 14 (:  Global software major Infosys Ltd on Friday rewarded its investors with a record 870 per cent aggregate dividend or Rs 43.50 per share of Rs 5 face value for fiscal 2017-18.

In a regulatory filing on the BSE, the city-based IT firm said its…

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Modi wishes people on Ambedkar Jayanti, harvest festivals

New Delhi, April 14 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday wished the nation on the occasions of Ambedkar Jayanti and harvest festivals.

Wishing people on Dalit icon Bhimrao Ambedkar’s 127th birth anniversary, Modi tweeted: “Pujya Babasaheb gave hope to lakhs of people belonging to the poorest and marginalised sections…

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Govt will bring ordinance on SC/ST Act if needed: Paswan

New Delhi, Apr 14 (PTI) Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan today said the NDA government is committed to maintaining the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act in its original form and would consider bringing an ordinance if required.

Paswan, who has often aired this view within the…

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