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Federal Bank Wins the Best Technology Bank of the Year Award

In the IBA Banking Technology Conference, Expo and Awards, Federal Bank was awarded the title of the Best Technology Bank of the Year 2017-18 and the Bank has been adjudged runner up under the category of the Most Customer Centric Bank using Technology among small banks. The awards are presented …

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India is the fastest growing major economy: PM Modi

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, addressed the Network-18 Rising India Summit in New Delhi. He expressed happiness that he has got an opportunity to speak on the subject “Rising India”, just a short while after dedicating the Rashtriya Samar Smaarak, or National War Memorial, to the nation. He said …

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15 user friendly sections on the Rail Drishti Dashboard

  AT A GLANCE Gives information on 4 main parameters of Indian Railways. This includes Passenger Reservation, Unreserved Ticketing, Freight Earnings and Freight Loading. The parameters of each element for different periods are displayed. Information on any station on Indian Railways can be viewed in this tab. SERVICES Passengers can …

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Rail Drishti Dashboard: access to key statistics and performance parameters to every citizen

Minister of Railways & Coal, Shri Piyush Goyal has launched Rail Drishti dashboard, encompassing all the digitisation efforts in Indian Railways and promoting transparency and accountability. It brings information from various sources on a single platform and gives access to key statistics and parameters to every citizen of the country. This …

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Water Conservation and Management should become people’s movement- Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation & Road Transport and Highways & Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari today distributed 82 National Water Awards in 14 categories jointly with Minister of State, Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal and Secretary, Shri U.P. Singh at New Delhi. Addressing the gathering, Shri …

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Society Makes Plus Size People Feel Inferior: Zarine Khan

Actress Zarine Khan says – society makes plus size people feel bad and inferior about themselves on the sidelines of fashion show here in Mumbai. The actress was interacting with the media at Parfait lingerie plus size fashion show in Mumbai. Talking about “plus-size” people and her reasons for endorsing …

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I love to eat Indian desi food: Niharica Raizada

Niharica Raizada, last seen in the Friday release ‘Total Dhamaal’ inaugurated ‘The Ren Hotels Food Festival 1.0’ in Nashik. The actress interacted with media at the inauguration of  ‘The Ren Hotels Food Festival 1.0’ on Friday. Niharica who recognizes herself as a big foodie was excited to be part of …

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Taapsee Pannu Turns Cover Girl For The Peacock Magazine

Taapsee Pannu is a force to reckon with, she has proved her metal with her nuanced performances across all genres, and now looks stunning on the latest cover spread of leading magazine cover. The actress Tapsee Pannu is looking stunning, gorgeous and classic on the February cover of The Peacock …

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The prosperity of the Start-up ecosystem is a definite boost to the Indian economy

“Doing away with the Angel Tax for Start-ups was a much needed and long pending correction. We are glad that the decision to discard it has been made in the larger interest of the thriving Start-up community. We thank the Hon’ble Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation …

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Steel Minister dedicates Bettiah Steel Processing Unit to Nation

Union Minister of Steel, Chaudhary Birender Singh and Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Ram Vilas Paswan, dedicated SAIL’s Steel Processing Unit (SPU) at Bettiah in West Champaran, Bihar, to the Nation today.  High quality steel tubes and pipes will be produced by this Unit. Speaking on …

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