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Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw awarded Australia’s highest civilian honour

Biocon founder Dr Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw was conferred with Australia’s highest civilian honour, the Order of Australia honour, at a ceremony in Bengaluru on Friday. A release from the Governor General’s office said the award was for “significant service to advancing Australia’s bilateral relationship with India, particularly in promoting commercial and educational links.” Dr Shaw had […]

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Telecom operators need to pay up $13 billion to Indian Government after Top Court rejects review plea

In a major setback to telecom operators in India, the Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a plea seeking a review of its earlier order that allowed the government to collect dues worth ₹92,000 crore from them. “Applications for hearing in open court/oral hearing are rejected. Having perused the review petitions and the connected papers with […]

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Indian Stock Exchange: Sensex scales 42,000 for the first time-ever, Nifty at record high

The Sensex on Thursday scaled the 42,000 mark for the first time-ever and Nifty hit its record peak in opening session tracking positive cues from global equities after the US and China signed an initial trade deal. Other world stocks also inched ahead to a record high on Thursday after the United States and China […]

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India Zooms Up 23 Spots in Ease Of Doing Business

In a big boost to the Modi Government, India climber 23 spots up World Bank ranking for Ease of Doing Business. India is now 77th on the table, becoming the top ranking South Asian country in the world and 3rd among the BRICS. India climbed 53 spots in the last 2 years marching performance of […]