Apr 7, 2014

News Wrap up 3.30.2014

2L force, thousands of vehicles, dozen choppers for LS polls
Deccan Herald
More than two lakh gun-toting paramilitary personnel, thousands of vehicles and nearly a dozen helicopters will be deployed across the country to ensure smooth and violence-free elections beginning April 7. During the nine-phased polls, spread over nearly ...
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RBI likely to maintain status quo in Apr 1 monetary policy
The Reserve Bank may maintain status quo in the upcoming annual monetary policy on April 1 as retail inflation, especially in food items, is yet to show definite signs of moderation. Like this story, share it with millions of investors on M3. RBI likely to maintain ...
RBI to maintain status quo in April 1 monetary policymydigitalfc.com
RBI likely to maintain status quo in April 1 monetary policyHindustan Times
RBI's monetary policy review key for markets this week: ExpertsFinancial Express
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Lankan Navy offers soft drinks, sweets to Indian fishermen
Business Standard
Indian fishermen trawling near Katchatheevu were in for a big surprise today when Sri Lankan navalmen not only allowed them to fish but also offered them soft drinks and sweets. Local fishermen Association leader Emerit said the Lankan navalmen treated ...
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FDI in 2013 dips 3% to $22 billion
Zee News
New Delhi: Foreign direct investment (FDI) in India dipped by 3 percent to USD 22.03 billion in 2013, according to the official data. In 2012, India attracted USD 22.78 billion of FDI, according to the data by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP).
FDI in 2013 dips 3% to $22bmydigitalfc.com
FDI inflows down 3% at $22.03 bn in 2013Hindu Business Line
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Chidambaram will be remembered as a spoiler: Sinha
Hindustan Times
Toeing the party line, senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday lashed out at the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government at the Centre, blaming it for a 'crisis of confidence' in Indian economy. A day after the Bharatiya Janata Party ...
BJP accuses Chidambaram of taking economy to `complete mess`Zee News
Chidambaram deteriorated a robust, healthy economy: Yashwant SinhaIBNLive
Yashwant Sinha questions economic policies of UPA Govt.Business Standard
India Today -Daily Bhaskar
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Missing MH370 jet search stepped up as relatives demand answers
Hindustan Times
The search for a Malaysian airliner intensified Sunday, 22 days after it vanished with 239 people on board, as relatives of Chinese passengers arrived in Malaysia to demand answers about their fate. Eight ships -- the largest number so far -- and 10 planes ...
Missing Malaysian jetliner: MI6, CIA investigating as fears of terror attack resurfaceTimes of India
Long search looms for Malaysia jet, families renew protestsReuters India
Malaysia flight MH370: Chinese families vent angerBBC News
Telegraph.co.uk -The Globe and Mail
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Election Commission for pledge of ethical voting; appeals to dump the corrupt
Daily News & Analysis
Days after Union Agriculture Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar stoked a controversy by his remark on casting "double ballots", the Election Commission has exhorted the electorate to commit themselves to "ethical voting" in the general elections. election ...
Amrawati: Modi blames Pawar for farmers' suicidesDelhi Daily News
Narendra Modi slams Sharad Pawar for farmers' suicides in AmravatiLivemint
Narendra Modi slams Pawar for farmers' suicides in AmravatiIndian Express
Business Standard
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Baby and childcare market set to boom with foreign brands
Times of India
MUMBAI: The domestic baby and childcare market, which has been growing at CAGR of 17 per cent since 2012, is set for a big boom with a host of global players foraying with innovative products. Brevi from Italy, Combi from Japan, Bubba Blue from Australia ...
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Taxmen ask e-filers to send ITRV by speed post: report
For filing income tax returns online, a paper copy of the Income Tax Return Verification (ITRV) form should only be sent through "speed post" to the Central Processing Centre (CPC) of the Income Tax Department in Bengaluru, according to a senior official.
IT asks tax return e-ilers to send ITRV by speedpostPress Trust of India
I-T asks e-filers of tax returns to send ITRV by speed postBusiness Standard
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Modi woos farmers, says 'Mar Jawan, Mar Kisan' is UPA slogan
Business Standard
Blaming UPA's policies for the spate of farmer suicides in Vidarbha, Narendra Modi today said the Centre chose to ban cotton exports, badly hitting cultivators, but provided subsidy on mutton export. "They have turned Lal Bahadur Shastri's slogan of 'Jai ...
Modi puts Ashok Chavan, Congress in the crosshairs over corruptionTimes of India
Narendra Modi slams Congress as 'shameless' for saying no law stops tainted ...NDTV
Narendra Modi lashes out at Rahul Gandhi, Ashok Chavan, Sharad PawarDaily News & Analysis
Press Trust of India -Oneindia -Delhi Daily News
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Election 2014: Family with almost 4 dozen voters becomes 'favorite' of all ...
Daily Bhaskar
Patna: As the Lok Sabha elections are approaching and the time to woo voters is getting less day by day, the political leaders in Bihar are eyeing a family that holds the maximum number of voters. A joint family in Bihar's Kishanganj constituency has become ...
A family of 47 voters wooed by all in Bihar (Election Special)Newstrack India
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Aviation regulator to keep an eye on air charter firms flying politicians: report
With the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) cracking the whip on air charter firms flouting safety norms, companies busy flying politicians for poll campaign would now report to the aviation regulator on operational issues once every week from ...
DGCA to keep eye on charter firms flying politiciansPress Trust of India
DGCA to keep an eye on air charter firms flying politiciansBusiness Standard
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Apple, Samsung set to renew patent battle
Delhi Daily News
The ongoing patent battle between Apple and Samsung is set to resume in a US federal court tomorrow with both the companies trying hard to emerge victorious out of this important legal tussle. "The parties tried hard to accuse each other's latest and greatest ...
Samsung Objects to Patent Video That Features Apple as InnovatorRe/code
Another case between Apple-Samsung heads to courtHelena Independent Record
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4 IIT-D students killed, 2 injured in road mishap
Hindustan Times
Four students of Indian Institute of Technology- Delhi were killed and two were injured in a road accident near Jaisalmer in Rajasthan on Sunday. The two are stable and out of danger. The students were in the final year of college and had gone to Rajasthan ...
Seven killed, 33 injured in Rajasthan accidentsTwoCircles.net
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Hunt is on for new emerging markets: MINT, PPICS and CIVETS
Economic Times
For more than 10 years the rise of big emerging markets has re-shaped the global economy but these are now slowing with maturity, and the hunt is on to identify which upstarts will be tomorrow's tigers. ET SPECIAL: Save precious time tracking your ...
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Ukraine crisis: US and Russia ministers in Paris talks
BBC News
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry have arrived in Paris for crisis talks on Ukraine. The meeting was hastily arranged after President Vladimir Putin phoned President Barack Obama on Friday. Russia has annexed ...
US sends top general back to Europe over Ukraine crisisReuters
Putin calls up Obama to discuss Ukraine crisisHindustan Times
Ukraine crisis: British forces to join Nato wargamesTelegraph.co.uk
TIME -Times of India
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BJP's ideology spreads extremism, says Sonia Gandhi
Economic Times
In her first public meeting in Delhi since the announcement of Lok Sabha polls, Gandhi said patriotism flows in the veins of Congress. ET SPECIAL: Save precious time tracking your investments. NEW DELHI: Congress chief Sonia Gandhi today launched a ...
AAP thought running government is child's play: Sonia GandhiZee News
Modi returns fire after Rahul's balloon jibe on Gujarat modelHindustan Times
Vote BJP, help realize Mahatma Gandhi's dream of winding up Congress: ModiTimes of India
Business Standard -Livemint -NDTV
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Dhoni pleased to see Yuvraj back among runs
Times of India
MIRPUR: Yuvraj Singh's return to form was the biggest positive for the Indian team ahead of knockout stage of the ICC World Twenty20, according to skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Yuvraj roared back to form with a 60-run knock. His strokeful 43-ball innings ...
World Twenty20: MS Dhoni delighted with Yuvraj Singh's return to formNDTV
ICC World Twenty20: Yuvraj Singh, Ashwin make it 4/4Indian Express
World Twenty20: India vs Australia - As it happened...Zee News
Firstpost -IBNLive -Business Standard
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AK Antony tells Left to back Congress after polls
Daily News & Analysis
Discounting the chances of the BJP forming the government at the Centre, senior Congress leader and Defence Minister A K Antony today asked the Left led by CPI-M to prove their commitment to secularism and national unity by supporting the Congress after ...
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Egypt Anti-Sisi hashtag sweeps Twitter
BBC News
A hashtag insulting presidential candidate Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has been circulating widely on social media in Egypt. The hashtag, which translates as "vote for the pimp", has been tweeted hundreds of thousands of times. Mr Sisi deposed Egypt's Islamist ...
Egypt schedules presidential election for late MayLos Angeles Times
Egypt presidential election set for May 26, 27Indian Express
Egypt to hold May 26-27 presidential electionJerusalem Post
Ahram Online
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Ten dead as Chad's troops open fire on Bangui civilians: officials
Daily News & Analysis
At least 10 people were killed and dozens wounded when Chadian troops opened fire on civilians in Central African Republic's capital Bangui, officials said on Sunday. The troops were driving into the city, scarred by religious conflict over the past year, ...
C. African Republic: Soldiers kill 30 civiliansHelena Independent Record
African Troops Kill 9 in Central African RepublicPrensa Latina
EU's Central African Republic mission back on trackMail & Guardian Online
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