Aircel announces 164 GB data, unlimited calls for Rs 449


“Under the product, FRC 449, customers will get Unlimited All (Local & STD) calls and 168 GB of 3G/2G data (2GB per day) with a validity of 84 days. Srinagar, Aug 12: To compete with Reliance Jio, Aircel today announced 168 GD 3G data with unlimited calls with 84 days long duration for the customers of Jammu and Kashmir. “Under the ...

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Amid Doklam standoff, Vrindavan temples to boycott Chinese items for Janmashtami


Mathura, Aug 11: Janmashtami celebrations in Vrindavan this year have a message – boycott Chinese goods. No Chinese lights and decoration items will be used in the celebrations in the shrine complex, according to the Sri Krishna Janmasthan Seva Sansthan. The priests and the office-bearers of Sri Krishna Janmasthan have called for a boycott of Chinese products in the wake off ...

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Cross LoC Karwan-e-Aman bus service resumes


Srinagar, Aug 07: The ‘Karwan-e-Aman’ bus service, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad resumed Monday after remaining suspended last week. The Cross-Line of Control (LoC) trade is likely to resume from tomorrow after remaining suspended since July 21, when over 60 kg of drugs were recovered from a PaK truck at Trade Facilitation Centre (TFC) in Uri. The weekly bus was suspended ...

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Israel To Shut Down Local Branch Of Al-Jazeera


Israel’s Communications Minister Ayoub Kara said he decided to take actions against Al-Jazeera because it “supports terror”. Jerusalem: Israeli Communications Ministry on Sunday announced to close the local offices of Al-Jazeera, after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused the Qatar-based TV news broadcaster of incitement. However, it is unlikely to be an imminent shutdown, as several legal steps are required before ...

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Kashmiri Youth Discriminated: forced to resign Google India


Srinagar, Aug 07: This is to bring to your attention a ‘matter’ that has victimized me as a vendor employee of Google India hired by Google’s valued Ad-words partners in India (Serco Global Services) to provide services to Google Ad-words customers at Google’s data centre in Gurgaon, Haryana, India. I have tried several other ways to address the problem that I ...

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RBI to announce monetary policy today


New Delhi, Aug 02: The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) headed by RBI Governor Urjit Patel will announce the new monetary rates today. Owing to a record fall in retail inflation, there are expectations that the Reserve Bank of India will bring down the repurchase rates from 6.25 per cent by 50 basis points. Inflation fell below the 4 per cent mid-target ...

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Paytm to launch messaging service by Aug-end to rival WhatsApp


Paytm’s messaging service will let users send audio, video, pictures and texts. Mumbai, Aug 01: India’sleading digital payments firm Paytm plans to launch a messaging service by the end of this month to compete with Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. Paytm, which is backed by Japan’s SoftBank and China’s Alibaba, wants to attract ...

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India is world’s third-biggest beef exporter: Report

purebred hereford cattle looking from a pasture with trees in background

United Nations, July 29: India is the world’s third-biggest exporter of beef and is projected to hold on to that position over the next decade, according to a report by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation (OECD). OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2017-2026 report released here this week, said that India exported 1.56 million tonnes of beef ...

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