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International Premier Tennis League Announces India Ticket SalesNew Delhi, 17 October 2014: International Premier Tennis League (IPTL), along with the Micromax Indian Aces, announced that ticket sales for the Delhi leg of the inaugural IPTL will start after the Diwali weekend.
Icon player Roger Federer, 14 time Grand Slam Champion Pete Sampras, teammates Gael Monfils, Ana Ivanovic, Fabrice Santoro, and Indian playersSania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna will make up the formidable Indian squad and take on the Manila Mavericks, the UAE Royals, and the Singapore Slammers during the three day extravaganza.
Other top stars that will play in New Delhi include Novak Djokovic, Caroline Wozniacki, Eugenie Bouchard, Goran Ivanisevic, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Daniela Hantuchova, Tomas Berdych, Lleyton Hewitt, Carlos Moya, Patrick Rafter, Kirsten Flipkens and Nenad Zimonjic.
During the 3 day event (December 6, 7 and 8, 2014), at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, sports fans will get to see two matches a day,…
Abe, Li exchange pleasantries at ASEM banquet
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe exchanged greetings with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on the sidelines of the Asia-Europe Meeting in Milan, Italy.The exchange was the first by the 2 leaders since they assumed office.

Their first conversation took place after a dinner hosted by Italian President Giorgio Napolitano on Thursday. A senior Japanese government official said Abe and Li shook hands, smiled and spoke briefly when other world leaders were about to leave the banquet room.

Some people hope that the brief meeting will help realize Japan-China talks on the sidelines of the APEC summit in Beijing next month
Hong Kong police clear pro-democracy protest in Mong Kok17102014
Hong Kong police cleared a pro-democracy protest site in the city’s densely populated Mong Kok area today, meeting no resistance as they removed barricades and tents. The Mong Kok site, which was nearly empty when police moved in, has seen violent scuffles between demonstrators calling for full democracy in the southern Chinese city and opposition groups during almost three weeks of rallies. The site is separate to the largest protest site outside government offices in the Admiralty district on the city’s main island. Meanwhile, Chief Executive CY Leung’s decision to postpone a planned Question & Answer session at the Legislative Council yesterday came as a disappointment to the Occupy movement. Police in Hong Kong have cleared one of the 3 main roads occupied by pro-democracy protesters. Officers removed barricades and tents on the main road in Kowloon early on Friday morning. The dawn raid met little resistance fro…
Making MGNREGA Deliver Better Dr. Rajiv KumarToMe Oct 16 at 6:27 PM Dear Mr. Sagar
Narendra Modi, has congratulated scientists of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) for the successful launch of the navigation satellite "IRNSS 1C" 

"Congrats to the scientists at ISRO for the successful launch of navigation satellite IRNSS 1C. It is a matter of immense pride and joy," the Prime Minister said. ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C26, successfully launched IRNSS-1C, the third satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS), in the early morning hours of today (October 16, 2014) at 0132 hours IST from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. This is the twenty seventh consecutively successful mission of PSLV. The 'XL'configuration of PSLV was used for this mission. Previously, the same configuration of the vehicle was successfully used six times.

Minister of State (Space), Dr Jitendra Singh, witnessed the launch from the Miss…
Invite- Sachin Tendulkar to launch SMAAASH Sky- Karting tomorrow, Friday 17th October From: Tanya Chopra <tanya@actimediaindia.com>Thu, 16 Oct '14 11:25a To: undisclosed-recipients:; Show full Headers 1 attachment Media_Invite-_Sky_Karting_and_Thrill_Zone_Launch.doc1.00 MBDownload Hello,

INVITATION Mr. Shripal Morakhia (Founder- Smaaash) cordially invites you to the Official Launch of SMAAASH Sky-Karting India’s first rooftop karting arena, along with the launch of Extreme Thrill Zone!! To grace the occasion, present at the event will be Mr. Sachin R Tendulkar
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Indirect Tax Revenuerises 5.8% during Apr-Sep 2014-15Watch The Largest Glacier Calving Ever Filmed As Crew “Chasing Ice” Capture It On Real Time! | BuzzWok.com | The Best Buzzing Stories Frying In One Place (Buzzwok) The overall growth in indirect tax revenue collections has increased from Rs2,28,619 crore in April-Sep 2013-14 toRs.2,41,811 crore during April-Sep 2014-15 registering an increase of 5.8%. It is an achievement of 38.8% of the Budget Estimates for 2014-15. Service Tax collections have also increased from Rs.68,506 crore in April-Sep 2013-14 to Rs. 77,466 crore during April-Sep 2014-15 registering an increase of 13%.
There was a decline of (-)0.6% in collections of Central Excise from Rs. 75,470 crore in April-Sep 2013-14 to Rs 75,021 crore during April-Sep 2014-15 and customs from Rs. 84,643 crore in April-Sep 2013-14 to Rs. 89,324 crore during April-Sep 2014-15 registering an increase of 5.5% over the corresponding period in the previous year.
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Invitation for Vimarsha on 'Bahudha in the Post 9/11 World' by Shri B P Singh(Former Governor of Sikkim) on 30th October at 5.00pm Vivekananda International FoundationToInformation Center VIF BCCMe Today at 1:49 PM








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NEW RESOURCE “GARBAGE MANAGEMENT IN IND…” IN [SWACHH BHARAT]15102014 NEW RESOURCE “GARBAGE MANAGEMENT IN IND…” IN [SWACHH BHARAT] By sagarmedia on October 15, 2014 | Edit OCTOBER 15, 2014 BY  Ministry Of Urban Development (Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan) shared a new resource in “Swachh Bharat”. Subject: Garbage Management in India – Key Solutions. Dear Friends,Below is a summary of the various solutions outlined by you related to Garbage Management in India. Please review them and if there is anything missing, kindly add to it as a comment. Thanks again for your participation. We will soon be putting the collective whitepaper on the subject together and submit to our leadership for action. Ministry of Urban Development ———————————————————————————————————————————— Garbage Management in India – Solutions
1. Garbage must be segregated at the source , i.e. domestic/commercial/Industrial level
2. Steep fine should be imposed on throwing garbage in undesignated areas
3. More dustbins should …