Modi launches financial inclusion scheme on Thursday


New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch his pan-India financial inclusion scheme here on Thursday, with 76 similar events and some 60,000 camps of state-run banks to open spot More...

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Shooting instructor killed as girl accidentally shot in US


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Australia to help US in Iraq air strikes


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Modi launches financial inclusion scheme on Thursday

New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch his pan-India financial inclusion scheme here on Thursday, with 76..