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Sahulat Microfinance Society Calls for Papers

Sahulat Microfinance Society, New Delhi is organizing an annual workshop called the Participation for Harmonious Development (PHD), to bring together microfinance and every possible initiative being implemented anywhere in the world that would result in the creation of harmony among the participants. The theme for this year mainly focuses on two diverse areas, namely, Crowdfunding and Cooperatives. Topics While papers ...

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Boeing, SpaceX to Build ‘Commercial Taxis’ to ISS for NASA

NASA has said that future manned spaceflights to the International Space Station (ISS) could save millions of dollars using spacecraft currently being developed by private US companies Boeing and SpaceX. The US agency’s commercial crew programme manager Kathy Lueders told a webcast press conference on Monday that the average cost to fly US astronauts on Boeing’s CST-100 and SpaceX’s Dragon ...

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Exclusive: What is a look-alike of Obama doing in Bangalore?

With Obama visiting India topping the news chart of the week, if one happened to enter the American Bazaar Conclave 2015 annual conference in Hotel Vivanta by Taj on M.G. Road in Bangalore on Saturday morning, he or she would be struck to find a look-alike Obama delivering the key-note address. The speaker, Rey Ramsey, Managing Partner of government-funded IECP Ventures, ...

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Mars Orbiter Mission Team Team Wins Space Pioneer Award

It is a proud moment for the Indian Space Research Organisation as India’s Mars Orbiter mission team has won the 2015 Space Pioneer Award on Tuesday, in the science and engineering category from National Space Society. The US based NSS, said in a statement, “This award will be presented to an ISRO representative during the National Space Society’s 2015 International ...

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International Conference to Conclude today, ‘Reassert Nehru’s Legacy,’ Says Sonia

The two-day International Conference, “Nehru’s Worldview and Legacy: Democracy, Inclusion and Empowerment,” organised by Congress to commemorate India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary will conclude on Tuesday at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi. The conference which will conclude today with a commemorative declaration is likely to capture the essence of the deliberations and convey a message of ...

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Nehru’s 125th Birth Anniversary: Congress to Kick-Off International Conference Today

The Congress party is all set to kick-off its two-day long international conference to commemorate India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary on Monday. The conference will be held on Monday, November 17 and 18 at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi. About 55 world leaders are reportedly invited for the two-day mega event organised by Congress whereas Prime ...

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‘Let Modi Focus on Legacy of RSS not Congress Leaders’: Digvijay Singh

A day after Congress leaders as well as BJP leaders have commemorated and paid their tributes to India’s first Prime Minister on his 125th birth anniversary, Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh said, Modi should better focus on RSS than trying to claim the legacy of Gandhi, Nehru and Patel. While addressing people at a function, Singh reportedly said, Singh said, ...

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Leaders Commemorate Nehru on His Big Day amid BJP-Congress War

After stirring up controversies on the legacy of India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th Birth Anniversary for a week long, both parties, BJP as well as Congress, commemorated the great former PM on Friday. While Congress has kick-started the celebrations of event by conducting rallies in Delhi, the BJP government has declared that the activities to be initiated on ...

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Modi Government Gets Set to Commemorate Nehru’s 125th Birth Anniversary

The Modi government is all set to kick-start activities to celebrate India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary this year, after a day Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma has said they have not invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi but only “Those who truly believe in democracy and the ideals of Nehru,” for the international conference organised by the party ...

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Nehru Legacy: Only People ‘Believe in Democracy’ Invited, says Anand Sharma

After being questioned the invitation of Modi for the international conference organised by Congress to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, the party spokesperson Anand Sharma said they have only invited “All those who truly believe in democracy and the ideals of Nehru.” When Sharma was asked if Modi was invited for the conference, ...

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