Jul 21, 2016 at 11:30 | Source: PTI
India today pitched for formation ofguidelines for enhancing flexibility, developing methodologiesand ensuring transparency in phasing out of Hydrofluorocarbons(HFCs) for limiting increase in Global warming.Speaking on behalf of all developing countries, Indiamade the proposal at the 38th meeting of the Open EndedWorking Group of Parties to the Montreal Protocol here."Parties across the developing and developed worldhave reiterated their commitment to moving away from highGlobal Warming Potential (GWP) HFCs for limiting increase inglobal warming. The key issue that the parties have starteddiscussing is baseline for developing and developedcountries," M K Singh, Joint Secretary, Ministry ofEnvironment and Forests said.Besides highlighting absence of verifiable historicaldata is a challenge in establishing a baseline for bothdeveloped and developing countries, India has also submitted aConference Room Paper (CRP) aimed at improving thetransparency and flexibility of the Multilateral Fund of theMontreal Protocol (MLF)."MLF has been key in supporting the earlier transitionaway from ozone depleting substances, and is widely recognisedfor its success as the only global scale financial transfermechanism for mitigating environmental impacts."However, based on earlier experience of developingcountries, there have been concerns around the flexibility andtransparency of this extremely important mechanism," Singhadded.The Indian submission emphasised on five key issuesincluding developing guidelines for incorporating theprinciple of flexibility, improving understanding ofmethodologies for calculating incremental cost, developingcost guidance for enhancing energy efficiency, increasinginstitutional strengthening for supporting any newcommitments, and prioritising technical assistance forbuilding capacity to address safety issues."Based on the interventions, it is expected thatparties will move forward to an acceptable baseline keepingthe data related issues and constraints in context.Highlighting such challenges is critical for addressing theground realities and challenges for moving towards anamendment for phasing down high GWP HFCs," he said..
Jul 21, 2016 at 11:06 | Source: Reuters
The country's National Center for Incident Readiness and Strategy for Cybersecurity (NISC) issued nine instructions to users of the mobile game, ranging from advising them not to use their real names to warning gamers over fake apps.
Jul 20, 2016 at 21:38 | Source: PTI
The notification has been issued in wake of maggi controvesry last year, so that to bring more clarity in regulating the instant noodles products.
Jul 18, 2016 at 10:56 | Source: PTI
Speaking at the Global Indian Technology Professionals Association (GITPRO), Gadkari invited Indian professionals to bring their innovations and technologies to India in key sectors of the economy, particularly in the infrastructure sector like roads transport, highways and shipping as well as in the road safety programmes.
Jul 14, 2016 at 22:23 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has suggested that the permissible limit of ash content added to the seasoning be doubled, reports CNBC-TV18's Shweta Kothari.
Jul 12, 2016 at 21:51 | Source: PTI
PepsiCo, Coca Cola and Bisleri have got a clean chit from food safety regulator FSSAI for their packaged water facilities.
Jul 12, 2016 at 12:22 | Source: PTI
Acknowledging that road safety is a "big problem" in India, Gadkari said every year more than 150,000 people are killed in five lakh road accidents.
Jul 12, 2016 at 10:04 | Source: PTI
"Road safety is highest priority for our government," Gadkari told Indian journalists during a media round-table after his-day long meetings including that with US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and American business community.
Jul 11, 2016 at 07:59 | Source: Reuters
The investment flows underline concerns that the slide in the yuan could increasingly fuel capital outflows from China, although official data suggests speculative capital flight is under control for now.
Jun 28, 2016 at 19:20 | Source: PTI
The MPs requested the Prime Minister to consider bifurcating Road Safety Bill into two Bills, one on the road safety and traffic management with wider agreement and the other on transportation reforms, taxation and other issues.
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Punj Lloyd  

Agreed...but I believe to reach somewhere you have too take that First step...Moreover NDA is into existence for a little over a month. Budget needs lot of time and I appreciate that in just over a month they managed to talk about growth.. He did talk about improving basic amenities & safety

4.30 PM Jul 8th 2014


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Punj Lloyd  

clearly shows the prices will continue to increase. Railway Budget seems more generic one. Talking about Bullet trains its very good. BUt the primary concern basic amenities in Railway stations and SAFETY of passengers which was not spoked off. SO if BUDGET by Arun jaitelyis same like railway BUDGET

4.24 PM Jul 8th 2014


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Source:FirstPost - New Delhi: Hailing the Railway Budget as "futuristic and growth-oriented", Prime Minister Narendra Moditoday said it is for the common people as it aspires for better service, speed and safety with focus on development of the country.He said the Rail Budget presented

4.15 PM Jul 8th 2014


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Tech Mahindra  

Sensex,I can understand that you have a lot of margin of safety at your disposal in IndoSolar.Also,since you are a firm believer in the Renewable energy usage surge in the Modi Gov.,you won`t like to sell before the story is exhausted.However,look at the financials of these cos.! I have always been

3.47 PM Jul 8th 2014


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Shree Cements  

Accumulate Shree cements...Quality stocks will do well...Shree cements is a quality name and serves two purposes...Appreciation plus margin of safety..

2.32 PM Jul 8th 2014


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Source:FirstPost - Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda prioritized women safety and security during his maiden Rail Budget speech today.In order to ensure safety of women at railway stations as well as trains, Gowda announced that 4,000 more women RPF constables will be recruited. These constables

2.15 PM Jul 8th 2014


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to be escorted for greater safety. Aim to spend Rs 40,000 cr to lay new track this fiscal RO drinking water units, mechanised laundry & outsourced cleaning activities to be introduced 94 paisa of every rupee earned is spent by Railways Cleaning services to be outsourced to specialist agencies Proposes

1.46 PM Jul 8th 2014


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Rohit Ferro Tec  

We are so touched by all this concern by so many boarders for the safety of small retail shareholders like us. What would we do without your caution and advice. We have all sold our shares of rohit ferro and exited forever. Thank you once again ;-)

12.51 PM Jul 8th 2014


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Efforts are being made to improve passenger safety as priority number 1 by improving signalling systems; this is commendable; simultaneously efforts are also being made to bring rail travel India on par with world standards by introducing high-speed trains; the government can do only this much; we

11.35 AM Jul 8th 2014


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for improving the quality of their service on cleanliness, neatness, accuracy, comfort, and safety. More funds are required even to maintain the existing level. Hence to achieve more than this, consideration of foreign funds is inevitable.

11.03 AM Jul 8th 2014

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