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Subrat Patnaik

India's major parties field few women in race to parliament

18 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI Women running for India's parliament are barely a blip in the world's biggest democratic exercise, which began last week and will play out in seven rounds, with results expected on May 23.

India's major parties field few women in race to parliament

18 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI Women running for India's parliament are barely a blip in the world's biggest democratic exercise, which began last week and will play out in seven rounds, with results expected on May 23.

India's major parties field few women in race to parliament

18 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI Women running for India's parliament are barely a blip in the world's biggest democratic exercise, which began last week and will play out in seven rounds, with results expected on May 23.

UPDATE 1-Indian refiners turn to OPEC, Mexico, U.S. to make up Iran oil gap

17 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI, April 17 Indian refiners are increasing their planned purchases from OPEC nations, Mexico and the United States to make up for any loss of Iranian oil if the U.S. enforces sanctions more harshly from next month, sources and company officials said.

Indian refiners turn to OPEC, Mexico, U.S. to make up Iran oil gap

17 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI, April 17 Indian refiners are increasing their planned purchases from OPEC nations, Mexico and the United States to make up for any loss of Iranian oil if the U.S. enforces sanctions more harshly from next month, sources and company officials said.

BJP-led alliance to win slim majority in general election: poll

09 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling alliance will win a thin majority in a general election that starts on Thursday, an average of four opinion polls showed, with a focus on national security appearing to trump concerns over jobs and farm prices.

Passenger vehicle sales to pick up pace after growth slows

08 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI India's passenger vehicle sales are expected to grow between 3-5 percent in the current fiscal year, after expanding at the slowest pace in five years last year, the country's auto industry body said on Monday.

Modi-led alliance closes in on majority, survey shows ahead of vote

08 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling alliance will be just a few seats short of a majority in parliament, bolstered by a rise in nationalist sentiment over hostilities with arch foe Pakistan, a survey showed on Monday, days before voting begins.

Rahul Gandhi files election candidacy from Wayanad in bid to stop Modi

04 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI Indian opposition leader Rahul Gandhi filed his papers on Thursday to run for parliament from a southern constituency, aiming to strengthen his Congress party's prospects in a region where the ruling Hindu nationalists have a limited presence.

India monsoon rains seen below normal this year - Skymet

03 Apr 2019

NEW DELHI Monsoon rains in India are expected to be below normal this year, the country's only private weather forecasting agency said on Wednesday, dampening prospects of higher farm and economic growth in the $2.6 trillion economy.

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