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World Economic Forum Manpreet Badal

State makes its debut at World Economic Forum

DP CORRESPONDENT Chandigarh/Davos A high-level delegation from Punjab led by Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal participated in the World Economic Forum, DAVOS to showcase Punjab as the most preferred investment destination due to its investor-friendly policies coupled with lucrative incentives. The finance minister was accompanied by the Additional Chief Secretary Industries and Commerce, Vini Mahajan

Donald Trump booed at Davos summit

Donald Trump booed at Davos summit

Donald Trump booed at Davos summit: Davos [Switzerland], (Jan. 27): United States President Donald Trump has again been caught on the wrong foot, this time at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland. Speaking in one of the gatherings on Friday, he described press as “nasty, mean and fake” for which he was promptly booed

Shah Rukh Khan poses with Cate Blanchett after receiving 24th Crystal Award

Shah Rukh Khan poses with Cate Blanchett after receiving 24th Crystal Award. Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan posed for a picture with Australian actress Cate Blanchett after receiving the Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum (WEF). The actors posed for the media with Hilde Schwab, chairperson and co-founder of Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship,

PM Modi

PM Modi leaves for WEF summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday left for Davos, Switzerland to attend the 48th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF). The Prime Minister was accompanied by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu among others. He is scheduled to deliver a keynote address on the opening day of the meeting on Tuesday.The Prime Minister will also hold bilateral

kerela's new born girls bring gold

New-born girls Gift their family a Gold coin

kerala’s new born girls bring gold : In Kottakkal municipality of Kerala’s Muslim-dominated Malappuram district, girls bring joy as well as gold for their family. Yes, there is a municipal Councillor Abdul Raheem who has a very different way of celebrating the birth of a girl child in his ward. No one in his ward

Government can't tell tourist what to eat or drink: Amitabh Kant

Government can’t tell tourist what to eat or drink: Amitabh Kant

Amid Indian states prohibiting consumption of alcohol and beef, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant averred that such restrictions will adversely affect nation’s tourism industry.Kant asserted that it is not government’s business to decide what tourists should eat or drink. “Indian states can’t get into what a tourist want to eat and drink. Just not possible…what he wants to

Ludhiana lad Karanvir Singh to represent in Annual Curators Meeting to be held in Geneva

DP Correspondent: Ludhiana lad Singh represent Annual Curators Meeting Geneva. Ludhiana youth Karanvir Singh is among 450 Global Shapers from across the world selected to attend ACM 2017 to be held in Geneva, Switzerland from 8th – 11th  September 2017, to empower widespread innovation and enable collaborative action. Annual Curators Meeting organized by the Global