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Ukraine foreign minister: US ties won't change with Pompeo appointment

Mar 14 2018

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister said he is “100 percent certain” that ties with Washington will remain unchanged with the arrival of Mike Pompeo as US Secretary of State.

Trump ousts Secretary of State Tillerson, taps CIA director Pompeo

Mar 13 2018

Trump said he had replaced U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo, and had tapped Gina Haspel to lead the CIA.

US will not make concessions to North Korea: CIA Director

Mar 12 2018

The US government will not make concessions during negotiations with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, CIA Director said.

US national intelligence director says N Korea "decision time" near

Feb 13 2018

The U.S. director of national intelligence, Dan Coats, said time is running out for the United States to act on the threat posed by North Korea’s nuclear programs.

Trump denies plans to replace Tillerson as Secretary of State

Dec 02 2017

US President Donald Trump has said he has no plan to replace Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, though he acknowledged disagreements with the latter on certain subjects.

Harvard rescinds Chelsea Manning's visiting fellowship

Sep 15 2017

Harvard University rescinded a visiting fellowship offered to Chelsea Manning, the transgender US soldier convicted of espionage, after it faced strong backlash.

US prepares charges to seek Assange's arrest

Apr 21 2017

US authorities have prepared charges to seek the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

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Provident Housing Ltd enters Goa with Adora de Goa an Integrated Resort distric

Project is expected to deliver a Sales Volume of close to Rs 1000 cr over the next 5 years

Group is entering into a management contract with The Park Hotels



Rare Enterprises Buys 3 Cr Shares At Rs 18.37/Sh


Attracts 26 bidders for 51% stake quoting bids between Rs 8000-10,000 Cr

Firms such as ITC, Patanjali Ayurved, Emami Group and Aion Cap are among the bidders

Bidders are bullish on the sector after Govt raise import duties on certain vegetable oils

The govt announced in the budget a hike in import duty to 30-35%

Businessline Reports


TPG Cap and Manipal Health are eyeing controlling stake in the co

Likely to lead to 2 simultaneous open offers leasing to premium offers to attract investors

Will have to buy at least 26% stake through Voluntary open offer as part of takeover code

A 26% shareholding will automatically trigger the mandatory open offer for additional 20%

Business Standard Reports


TRAI issues show-cause notice to co

Seeks details of non-transparent, discriminatory tariffs to consumers

Have to respond till Mar 25

Action to depend on if tariff reported to regulator or not

Notice first one after TRAI issued tariff order on predatory pricing

Economic Times Reports

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