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Congress slams Arun Jaitley over remarks on CAG report 31.10.2014 Asian Age: India
The Congress party on Thursday slammed finance minister Arun Jaitley for his remarks that the CAG should not sensationalise its report, saying it amounts to threatening the government auditor and wondered if the ruling dispensation feels it could be targeted on its reports like the UPA was. AICC general secretary and in-charge of communication department Ajay Maken questioned why Mr Jaitley did not say the same when his party, BJP, stalled Parliament over reports on 2G spectrum and coal block allocations during the UPA rule. Accusing the government of “misleading and hoodwinking” the country, Mr Maken said the Congress “strongly condemns” the statement of Mr Jaitley in which he said the CAG should not sensationalise its report. Speaking to reporters, he wondered why Mr Jaitley forgot to say the same when CAG reports “used to be leaked even before being placed before Parliament, and “when the finance minister’s party, based on those reports, used to disrupt the Parliament for days.” Condemning “this kind ...
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An introduction to Iranian cooking 31.10.2014 CNN: Top Stories
Iranian cooking can be seen as a metaphor for the country itself: It's tart, sweet, fragrant and vastly complex.
NTPC set to become a coal behemoth in 5 years 31.10.2014 Hindustan Times: Business
In line with the governments plans to boost domestic output of coal Indias largest thermal power producer NTPC Ltd could soon become one of the major coalproducers of the ...
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Blessing in disguise for Coal India? 31.10.2014 Latest News
The government has finally paved the way for ending the state monopoly, by allowing commercial mining in the private sector
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True spirit of my CAG speech not reflected: Jaitley 30.10.2014 All News-IANS Stories
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday said media reports of his speech at the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) conference did not accurately portray its spirit following criticism of his remarks that the official auditor should not ...
True spirit of my CAG speech not reflected: Jaitley 30.10.2014 CNN-IBN: Politics
7 Injured in Freak Mishap Inside Power Plant 30.10.2014
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N-fuel removal from Fukushima power plant postponed 30.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
Tokyo, Oct 30 : The Japanese government and the operator of the crippled Fukushima power plant have decided to postpone for five years the removal of molten nuclear fuel from reactor-1, originally planned for 2020.
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Xcel Energy's results shaped by weather, refund 30.10.2014 Star Tribune: Business
Early this year, Xcel got a boost in from a colder than usual winter. But from July to September, cooler than usual summer weather lowered its profit.
SunEdison, Azure, Welspun, win solar projects in Karnataka 30.10.2014 HBL: Home
American solar companies, SunEdison and Azure Power, and India’s Welspun have bagged big solar projects in the 500 MW Karnataka tender. SunEdison has won the highest: 150 MW – for separate project...
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Corrective rally likely in MCX-crude oil 30.10.2014 HBL: Home

The crude oil futures contract traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) is witnessing buying interest every time it dips below ₹5,000/barrel. The contract recorded a low of ₹4,898 on Monday...

Tata undertakes investment in Swiss solar firm 30.10.2014 Hindu: Industry
The Tata group has invested in a Swiss start-up solar company as several companies from the European country vie for a share in the Indian solar energy market, which is seen as having a huge poten...
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APNewsBreak: Enviros sue over reactor 30.10.2014 AP Washington
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- Three environmental groups are suing a state agency over the impacts of the Northwest's only commercial nuclear power plant on the water quality of the Columbia River....
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National Open Athletics in New Delhi Nov 2-5 30.10.2014 All News-IANS Stories
The National Open Athletics Championships will be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Nov 2-5.
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Court allows CBI to further probe Coal block case 30.10.2014 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Oct 30 : A special court here Thursday allowed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to conduct further investigation in the coal block allocation case against Kamal Sponge Steel and Power Ltd on corruption charges.
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OIPL disburses Rs 494 cr compensation for Bhedabahal UMPP 30.10.2014 All Specials Stories
OIPL is the special purpose vehicle (SPV) formed for implementing the UMPP
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Piramal Glass, others shut units after GAIL cuts gas supplies 30.10.2014 All Specials Stories
The company on Sept 27 cut supplies to 30 industries in South Gujarat but did not touch small users in other states
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40 years ago...and now: Calcutta shaped ad mentoring 30.10.2014 All Specials Stories
City of Joy brought good tidings for a large swathe of brands in the 1970-80s and groomed strong talent
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Environmental groups sue over impact of reactor on Columbia 30.10.2014 Seattle Times: Local
Three environmental groups are suing a state agency over the impacts of the Northwest’s only commercial nuclear power plant on the water quality of the Columbia River.
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Austerity drive, spending cuts risk fickle growth, says Nomura 30.10.2014 News
Finance ministry issued a circular today instructing government departments to cut discretionary spending by 10%
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