Anil Sasi

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On previous Budget promises, Centre’s glass is half empty, half full

Seven months since it presented the Union Budget 2014-15, the Centre has fulfilled a number of announcements...

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ICERT finalising firewall for Android, in talks with Samsung, Micromax

Google's Android operating system, a platform that accounts for nearly 50 per cent of the India's mobiles phones, is considered particularly vulnerable from a security point of view.

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Oil Ministry document leak: Reliance Industries-govt arbitration papers among recoveries, say police

Recoveries from those arrested in connection with leak of papers from Petroleum Ministry include documents related to bidding prices, exploration sites, gas pricing...

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Competition among discoms may trip on power line monopoly

The scheme for separation of ‘carriage and content’, likely to figure among the Budget 2015-16 announcements...

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Lofty GDP data belies slowing activity in capital goods sector

Even as data revisions have effectively positioned India as one of the world’s fastest growing economies this fiscal...

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Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP beats BJP, electricity watchdog puts private discoms under scanner

Reading the straws in the wind on Arvind kejriwal's AAP win, Delhi power watchdog launches 'crackdown'

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BJP-ruled Goa slams Centre’s move to dilute Factories Act

The NDA government’s move to amend the Factories Act, 1948 has run into opposition from an unexpected quarter — the BJP government in Goa.

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Bangalore centre to help monetise Twitter’s India services

Twitter's R&D facility to help social networking giant provide ‘compelling advertisements’.

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Days after Barack Obama’s visit, PMO sets target: Hike n-power capacity 3-fold in 10 years

Prime Minister’s Office has directed the nuclear establishment to get cracking on a target to triple country’s current nuclear power generation capacity of 4,780 MWe...

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Ravi Shankar Prasad: How can an accountable govt offer spectrum below the 2010 auction price?

Ravi Shankar Prasad is categorical in his assertion that adequate spectrum is being made available in the first round...

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After n-logjam clears, industry awaits fine print on cost, viability

The legislative hurdle holding up progress in the Indian nuclear sector may have been partly addressed...

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1 in 4 essential drugs on NPPA price cap list crash by over 40 pct

Apart from these 122 essential drugs, prices of the remaining 367 formulations, including anti-AIDS and anti-cancer drugs, have dropped between 5 to 40 per cent,

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Smartphone usage drives up mobile banking numbers

According to Reserve Bank of India estimates, there is an incentive for both banks and customers to convert to mobile banking...

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Overlaps in trade pacts leave industry in a bind

Multiple 'rules of origin' norms & 'negative lists' creating problems

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CEA mixes up data, arrives at wrong demand estimate

An elementary error by the Central Electricity Authority or CEA — the apex planning body in the power sector...

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India’s garment exports spin a manufacturing success story

One sector where Centre’s 'Make in India' pitch seems to have found an ready resonance is textile and garment industry...

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Indian pharma scouts for new geographies under USFDA fire

Russia, Mexico, Brazil, Japan on radar as Indian pharmaceutical companies bid to cut US market risk.

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Good Governance Day: For IT, Rural and EPFO, it will be a working Christmas

Staff events planned to celebrate the NDA government's 'Good Governance Day'.

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Telangana seeks swift work on corridor to end power crunch

Wardha-Nizamabad-Hyderabad transmission line in limbo since 2010

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2 new Russian reactors for Kudankulam to cost double, most expensive n-plants

Cost to be nearly Rs 20 cr per MWe as against the established benchmark of project cost of Rs 7-10 cr per MWe for existing nuclear projects.

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Private players ramp up power generation capacity

Fuel woes notwithstanding, a record 9,618 MW of new generation capacity has been commissioned in the first 7 months of this fiscal.

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India’s voice-based BPO exports buck doomsday projections

Revenues up nearly 11% at $7.4 billion in last fiscal despite competition from the Philippines

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2010-12: Over 4,000 died on shop floor but that’s fraction of total

At around 2.30 pm on October 21, three days before this Diwali, a blast at the Manikanta Fireworks manufacturing unit in the coastal village...

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Grid manager red flags infra hotspots, weak backup plan

Grid manager has red-flagged at least half-a-dozen hotspots in the nation’s grid infrastructure...

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Modi asks Asean to ink pact on recognition of educational, professional qualifications

India has made a strong push for the Asean to wrap up an accompanying pact on the mutual recognition of educational and professional qualifications.

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In Myanmar, PM Narendra Modi eyes regional connectivity booster shot for trade

Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his 11-day foreign tour on Tuesday afternoon with his first stop at Nay Pyi Taw...

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BSE Sensex, NSE Nifty hit record highs: Here’s why

Brokers attribute the sustained rally in Indian markets to a combination of global and local factors

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