Daily Archives: November 16, 2018

Agriculture needs innovation

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Countries across the world are facing threat of climate change and there is an urgent need for innovation in agriculture, said Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu. He was speaking at an international conference and awards function for innovations by agri startups in New Delhi today. He said that in the next few ...

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PM Modi dares Congress to make “outsider” party president

Returning the Congress’ “a chaiwala could become prime minister due to Nehru” barb, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday dared it to make someone “from outside the family” as its chief for him to believe the late leader created a true democratic system. PM Modi also charged the Gandhis with still not being able to come to terms that a “son ...

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Julian Assange charged in US over WikiLeaks


WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who was behind a massive dump of classified US documents in 2010, has been charged in the United States, WikiLeaks said Thursday. Prosecutors revealed the existence of the sealed indictment inadvertently in a court filing in an unrelated case, WikiLeaks said. The exact nature of the charges against Assange was not immediately known. “SCOOP: US Department ...

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NITI Aayog Constitutes Himalayan State Regional Council


NITI Aayog has constituted the ‘Himalayan State Regional Council’ to ensure sustainable development of the Indian Himalayan region. The Council has been constituted to review and implement identified action points based on the Reports of five Working Groups, which were established along thematic areas to prepare a roadmap for action. Recognizing the uniqueness of the Himalayas and the challenges for ...

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Intel India opens design house in Bengaluru costing Rs 1,100 on 20th Aniversary


Marking its 20th anniversary, Intel India Thursday announced the inauguration of its latest state-of-the-art design house at its campus in Bengaluru, built with an investment of approximately Rs 1,100 crore. The newest facility located at Intel’s 44-acre campus on Sarjapur Ring Road, has 620,000 sq. ft. of space including 100,000 sq. ft. of world-class lab infrastructure, the company said in ...

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Local body election campaign to end today

DAINIK NATION BUREAU On the last day of campaigning for urban local body election, which is slated to happen on November 18, leaders were running every nook and corner to woo the voters. Since early morning leaders and supporters were seen roaming into the street and appealing to the voters. Campaign vehicles of parties, loaded with posters, banners and their ...

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