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Journalist for 23 yrs in leading business & national dailies. Founder & Editor; of 2 websites: http://energyinfrapost.com and https://defenceaviationpost.com

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Anupama Airy July 20

India, Russia In Advanced Talks For $1.1 Billion Chopper Deal

India and Russia are in advanced talks to seal a $ 1.1-billion deal for new medium lift helicopters to be used by both the defence and home ministry, with a likelihood of it being inked at an upcoming bilateral summit that will see Russian President Vladimir Putin travelling to the capital in October.

The deal for 48 additional Mi-17 V5 choppers – which currently are the backbone of the air force’s heliborne transport fleet – has been in discussions since 2015, with both the ministries raising a demand for helicopters to be used for a range of missions. These include troop support missions in the mountain regions as well as critical air transport for the fight against Naxal extremism.
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Anupama Airy July 19

RIL Founder Dhirubhai Ambani’s 5 Evergreen Quotes That Will Poke You To Dream Big

Dhirubhai Ambani, founder of India’s second most valued enterprise by market capitalisation Reliance Industries started the company with a meagre Rs 1,000. Sharing that it was Dhirubhai Ambani’s dream to see Reliance Industries turn into a world-class conglomerate, chairman Mukesh Ambani noted that his father had realised his dream in his own lifetime.

“My father founded Reliance in 1966 with one just employee and with a meagre capital of only Rs 1000, or about USD 130 at that time. Even then, his dream was to build Reliance as a world-class and world-scale Indian business conglomerate. He realised his dream in his own lifetime,” Mukesh Ambani said at Financial Times ArcelorMittal Boldness in Business Awards in March this year.

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Anupama Airy July 18

L&T, Reliance Officials First Called For Bid Opening, Then Sent Back Sans Explanation

On the eve of the monsoon session, the defence ministry has decided to play it safe, postponing a decision on a warship deal that would have given the winner a Rs 20,000-crore contract under the Make in India initiative.

The commercial bidding process for four amphibious warships to be made in India has been stuck for over a year now after L&T and Reliance Naval & Engineering Limited (RNEL) were shortlisted by the ministry.

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