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Ex-McKinsey Chairman to head Quality Council of <strong>India</strong>

Ex-McKinsey Chairman to head Quality Council of India

17 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed former McKinsey India Chairman Adil Zainulbhai as the Chairman of Quality Council of India (QCI). An autonomous body under the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, QCI is a joint creation by Indian industry to operate the National Accreditation Structure for conformity assessment bodies and provide accreditation in the field of education, health and quality promotion.

Indian PM,   NaMo,   Narendra Modi,   Adil Zainulbhai,   QCI Chairman,   National Accreditation Board for Education & Training,   the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers,  
Maruti Suzuki’s sales head Mayank Pareek resigns; likely to join Tata Motors

Maruti Suzuki’s sales head Mayank Pareek resigns; likely to join Tata Motors

17 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India's marketing and sales head Mayank Pareek has resigned from the company after nearly 20 years of service at the country's largest carmaker.

Maruti Suzuki India,   Maruti marketing,   Maruti sales,   Mayank Pareek,   Tata Motors,  
<strong>India</strong> on brink of urban revolution: UN-backed report

India on brink of urban revolution: UN-backed report

17 Sep 2014

United Nations: India is on the brink of an urban revolution with its population in towns and cities expected to reach 600 million by 2031, according to a new UN-backed report which pegged the gap in urban infrastructure investment in the country over the next 20 years at a whopping USD 827 billion. Over the last two decades, India's urban population increased from 217 million to 377 million and this is expected to reach 600 million, or 40 per cent of the population by 2031, said the New Climate Economy Report by the The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate released here on Tuesday.

India,   urban revolution,   UN report,   population,   investment,   infrastructure,  
BSNL, Micromax partner to drive data usage in <strong>India</strong>

BSNL, Micromax partner to drive data usage in India

17 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Domestic handset maker Micromax on Tuesday said it has partnered with state-run telecom firm BSNL to offer free Internet access on select devices in a bid to drive data usage in the country. Under the partnership, BSNL will bundle free data usage of up to 2GB per quarter for 12 months on smartphones, free voice calls (on net) on feature phones and other freebies on purchase of Micromax tablet and data cards.

Micromax,   BSNL,   Data usage,   Free internet access,   3G data services,   Micromax smartphones ,  
<strong>India</strong> made progress in fighting child deaths, malnutrition; short of goals: UN

India made progress in fighting child deaths, malnutrition; short of goals: UN

17 Sep 2014

United Nations: India has made progress on the twin fronts of reducing hunger and child mortality but is still short of development goals, two international reports say. Fewer Indian children under five are dying, with infant mortality rate coming down from 126 per 1,000 in 1990 to 53 last year, a UN report released in New York said.

United Nations,   hunger,   child mortality,   child mortality in India,   Food Security Act,  
Chinese President to arrive in <strong>India</strong> today, may announce investments worth USD 6.5 billion

Chinese President to arrive in India today, may announce investments worth USD 6.5 billion

17 Sep 2014

New Delhi: China is expected to announce investments worth USD 6.5 billion to set up industrial parks in India and sign purchase agreements of over USD 3 billion with domestic companies during the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping which is beginning from Wednesday.

China,   India,   India-China ties,   India-China relations,   industrial parks,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,   Chinese President,   Xi Jingping,  
Xi Jingping’s visit to bring new opportunities amid old challenges

Xi Jingping’s visit to bring new opportunities amid old challenges

17 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Irrespective of the final outcome of Chinese President Xi Jinping's maiden visit to India, it surely marks a unique and qualitative change in the relations between two Asian powerhouses. Hitherto, this relationship has been known more for its vocal than the real, vital content.

Xi Jingping,   Chinese President,   China,   India,   India-China relations,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,  
Final norms for on tap bank licences this fiscal: RBI

Final norms for on tap bank licences this fiscal: RBI

16 Sep 2014

Mumbai: Final guidelines for on tap universal banking licences will be issued in the current fiscal, Reserve Bank Deputy Governor R Gandhi said here on Tuesday.

RBI,   R Gandhi,   universal banking licences,   Reserve Bank Deputy Governor,   FICCI,   Indian Banks' Association,  
<strong>India</strong>, Vietnam ink 7 pact; call for 'freedom' of navigation

India, Vietnam ink 7 pact; call for 'freedom' of navigation

15 Sep 2014

Hanoi: India and Vietnam on Monday inked seven pacts, including one to enhance cooperation in the strategic oil sector, as they called for ‘freedom’ of navigation in the South China Sea, a remark which could irk China which has been claiming territorial sovereignty over the high seas.

Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan,   seven pacts,   oil sector,   South China Sea,   President Pranab Mukherjee ,  
Entertainment, media industry size to reach Rs 2.27 lakh cr: Report

Entertainment, media industry size to reach Rs 2.27 lakh cr: Report

16 Sep 2014

New Delhi: India's entertainment and media sector is expected to grow at a steady rate and touch over Rs 2.27 lakh crore by 2018 on account of healthy growth in areas like advertisement and television industry, a report by CII-PwC on Tuesday said.

New Delhi,   India's entertainment and media sector,   steady rate,   advertisement,   television industry,   CII-PwC ,  

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