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Govt. order on coal supply may hit non-power sectors

Govt. order on coal supply may hit non-power sectors

In news The government’s decision to prioritise coal supply to power plants will greatly hurt other industries dependent on coal such as cement and aluminium. Stock position ...

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Textile industry wants govt. to relax cabotage rule

Textile industry wants govt. to relax cabotage rule

In news The textile industry in the south expects the Union government to soon come out with relaxation of cabotage rules for movement of cotton from Gujarat to Tamil Nadu by ...

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IMF reaffirms that India will be the fastest-growing major economy in 2018

IMF reaffirms that India will be the fastest-growing major economy in 2018

In news The International Monetary Fund, IMF reaffirmed today that India will be the fastest-growing major economy in 2018, with a growth rate of 7 (point)4 per cent that rises ...

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DBT scheme for fertilizer subsidies gets cabinet nod

DBT scheme for fertilizer subsidies gets cabinet nod

Why in news? The government on Tuesday decided to implement direct benefit transfer (DBT) for fertilizer subsidy payments across India, seeking to prevent diversion of ...

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UDAY no panacea for power sector woes

UDAY no panacea for power sector woes

Why in newsThe belief that Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY) is an all-encompassing solution for power sector woes has now been shelved. As the recent central bank circular ...

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Supreme Court says foreign law firms can’t practice in India, but foreign lawyers can visit to advise clients

Supreme Court says foreign law firms can’t practice in India, but foreign lawyers can visit to advise clients

Why in newsThe Supreme Court on Tuesday held that foreign law firms cannot practice in the country, but allowed foreign lawyers to visit India on a “fly in and fly out” basis ...

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IIP at two-month high in January; February retail inflation eases

IIP at two-month high in January; February retail inflation eases

Why in newsAided by lower rate of food and fuel inflation, retail inflation for February slipped to a four-month low of 4.44 per cent from 5.07 per cent a month ago. ...

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26th GST Council meeting: E-way bill from April 1, but no progress on simplified filing

26th GST Council meeting: E-way bill from April 1, but no progress on simplified filing

Why in newsThe Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council in its 26th meeting on Saturday gave nod for the rollout of e-way bill system for inter-state movement of goods valued over ...

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WHO steps up fight against tobacco

WHO steps up fight against tobacco

Why in newsThe World Health Organization has launched new guidelines on the role that tobacco product regulations can play in reducing tobacco demand, saving lives and raising ...

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India on its way recovering from demonetization disruptions: IMF

India on its way recovering from demonetization disruptions: IMF

Why in newsThe Indian economy now seems to be on its way to recovering from disruptions caused by demonetization and roll-out of goods and services tax, the IMF said today. At ...

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India reclaims ‘world’s fastest growing economy’ tag from China

India reclaims ‘world’s fastest growing economy’ tag from China

Why in newsThe Indian economy has regained its momentum, with the Central Statistical Office (CSO) reporting a GDP growth of 7.2% in the December quarter (Q3) of 2017-18—the ...

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CAO The Hindu NOTES – 27th Feb, 2018 (Daily News Paper Current Affairs Analysis)

CAO The Hindu NOTES – 27th Feb, 2018 (Daily News Paper Current Affairs Analysis)

📰 THE HINDU NEWSPAPER – DAILY  Hindu Current Affairs AnalysisDate:- 27th Feb 2018 Archive Click To Download PDFDO NOT DENY COVER FOR GENETIC DEFECT: HC ...

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What is GOBAR-DhanYojana

What is GOBAR-DhanYojana

Why in newsDuring his monthly address on Mann Ki Baat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the newly-launched GOBAR-Dhan scheme would make the farmers more ...

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CAO The Hindu NOTES – 26th Feb, 2018 (Daily News Paper Current Affairs Analysis)

CAO The Hindu NOTES – 26th Feb, 2018 (Daily News Paper Current Affairs Analysis)

📰 THE HINDU NEWSPAPER – DAILY  Hindu Current Affairs AnalysisDate:- 26th Feb 2018 Archive Click To Download PDFRUSTOM-2 UAV TAKES TO THE SKIES (GS 3 ...

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