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India to get USD 35 billion from Japan for infra projects

News4u-News Desk- India will get USD 35 billion from Japan over the next five years for developmental projects, including building of smart cities and next generation infrastructure as also cleaning of the Ganga, as Premier Shinzo Abe on Monday pledged to partner Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “ambitious” vision of inclusive development. The two sides also [...]

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World’s largest duty-free shop opens in China’s Sanya

News4u-News Desk- The world’s largest duty-free shop (DFS) opened its doors on Monday in coastal Sanya City in the southern island province of Hainan. The Haitang Bay duty-free shopping center has attracted nearly 300 international brands. For several of them, including Prada, Rolex and Giorgio Armani, it is the first time they have appeared in [...]

I will neither resign, nor go on leave: Pakistan PM thumbnail

I will neither resign, nor go on leave: Pakistan PM

News4u-News Desk- Embattled Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said he will neither resign nor go on leave, even as anti-government protesters led by Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri continue to mount pressure on him to step down. Addressing a meeting of leaders of political parties here, Nawaz said he would not allow to [...]

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India, Japan to elevate strategic ties, speed up nuke deal

News4u-News Desk- India and Japan on Monday agreed to enhance their defence and strategic cooperation to a new level during talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counterpart Shinzo Abe, who also decided to speed up negotiations on civil nuclear deal that could not be concluded now. Striking good personal chemistry, the two leaders [...]

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DDA launches Housing Scheme 2014; huge response

News4u-News Desk-The DDA on Monday launched its much- awaited ‘Housing Scheme 2014′ offering over 25,000 flats across various categories, amid a huge response from people. “The DDA Housing Scheme 2014 is now officially open. We are offering 25,034 flats in the scheme, out of which 22,627 are one-bed room apartments. Among others, are 896 flats [...]

India can get billions of dollars in FDI from Japan: Kochhar thumbnail

India can get billions of dollars in FDI from Japan: Kochhar

News4u-Business Desk- As Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised speedy clearances for Japanese investments, ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar today said India can get billions of dollars of fresh investments from Japan. Kochhar, who is part of a high-level business delegation that has come to Tokyo for Modi’s first official visit as Prime Minister, said that [...]

Tatra deal: Tejinder Singh’s bail plea dismissed, arrested thumbnail

Tatra deal: Tejinder Singh’s bail plea dismissed, arrested

News4u-News Desk- Lt (retd) Gen Tejinder Singh was arrested on Monday on orders by a Delhi court which dismissed his bail plea for allegedly offering Rs 14 crore bribe to the Army Chief Gen V K Singh for clearing file pertaining to procurement of 1,676 heavy mobility Tatra vehicles. Special CBI Judge Madhu Jain rejected [...]

Wozniacki knocks Sharapova out of US Open, Ferrer falls thumbnail

Wozniacki knocks Sharapova out of US Open, Ferrer falls

News4u-Sports Desk-Maria Sharapova’s 10th US Open ended in defeat to fellow former world number one Caroline Wozniacki, leaving the women’s draw with just two of its top eight seeds. Also exiting on an afternoon of high humidity, which eventually descended into an early evening of lightning and torrential rain, was Spanish fourth seed David Ferrer, [...]

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Fresh clashes erupt between police and protesters in Pak

News4u-News Desk-Fresh clashes erupted on Monday morning between police and hundreds of anti-government protesters who forcibly entered the heavily-guarded Pakistan Secretariat in Islamabad after breaking its gate, hours after the powerful military asked all parties to peacefully resolve the political crisis. After a brief calm due to overnight rain, the protesters armed with clubs and [...]