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Controversy over Ayodhya trust irrelevant, Centre to follow SC directives: VHP
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 1:41:38 PM IST
After several Hindu outfits have put forth their demand that the task of construction of Ram temple at Ayodhya should be entrusted to their existing trusts, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Friday said such demands are "irrelevant" because Supreme Court ... read..


 
HPL Electric Q2 EBITDA rises by 5 pc due to healthy growth in meters and lighting business
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 1:11:41 PM IST
HPL Electric and Power Ltd said on Friday its earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) margins during the second fiscal quarter expanded by 123 basis points to 12.9 per cent driven by increased revenue contribution from higher ... read..


 
SC dismisses ED's plea challenging DK Shivakumar's bail
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 1:11:40 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the Enforcement Directorate's plea challenging the bail granted to Congress leader D K Shivakumar by the Delhi High Court in connection with an alleged money laundering case. ... read..


 
Aamir's daughter Ira Khan: No pressure being star kid
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 12:45:06 PM IST
Superstar Aamir Khan's daughter Ira Khan understands what it means to be a 'star kid and living under the constant glare. She says she has normalised herself to different aspects of showbiz and doesnt let it bother her. ... read..


 
'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' to release on earlier date
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:41:50 PM IST
The release date of Ayushmann Khurrana's upcoming romantic comedy 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' has been moved to an earlier date of February 21, 2020. ... read..


 
Parliamentary Standing Committee meeting on air pollution underway
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:41:47 PM IST
A meeting of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Urban Development is underway to discuss the deteriorating air quality in the national capital, sources said on Friday. ... read..


 
Shame they couldn't give you a 'blank canvas': Michael Vaughan to Graeme Smith
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:11:53 PM IST
Former England skipper Michael Vaughan has reacted to Graeme Smith's withdrawal from contention for the post of Cricket South Africa's (CSA) Director of Cricket. ... read..


 
BSP condemns RSS' stand on Sabarimala
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:11:48 PM IST
Bahujan Samajwadi Party national spokesperson Sudhindra Bhadoria on Friday condemned the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's statement on Sabarimala and asserted that women and men should have equals rights in temples, mosque and church. ... read..


 
CRPF stands at forefront of fight against terrorism: Om Birla
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:11:47 PM IST
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Thursday said that the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is at the forefront of the fight against terrorism. ... read..


 
CJI Gogoi issues notices in all case on his last working day in SC
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:11:45 PM IST
Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Friday issued notices in all the ten cases listed before him, as today is his last working day in the Supreme Court. He is slated to retire on November 17. ... read..


 
ONGC Q2 profit falls by 24 pc to Rs 6,263 crore on lower crude price realisation
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:11:44 PM IST
India's largest energy company Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has reported a 24.2 per cent year-on-year fall in its standalone net profit to Rs 6,263 crore for the quarter that ended on September 30. ... read..


 
Essar Steel Insolvency: SC sets aside NCLT order, upholds rights of lenders
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:11:39 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Friday allowed a petition filed by Committee of Creditors of Essar Steel India and set aside the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) order which had provided for an equal distribution of proceeds between financial and operational cre ... read..


 
Tis Hazari clash: Were the stone pelters lawyers?
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 10:45:05 AM IST
A new CCTV footage of the clash between the lawyers and the police, in Tis Hazari court premises on November 2, is making it difficult for the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to figure out that the stone pelters in black coat and with their faces covered ... read..


 
Priyanka Gandhi pays tribute to freedom fighter Birsa Munda on his 144th birth anniversary
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 10:41:46 AM IST
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday paid tribute to tribal leader and freedom fighter Birsa Munda on his 144th birth anniversary. ... read..


 
Kovind, Modi extend greetings to Jharkhand on Birsa Munda's 144th birth anniversary and statehood day
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 10:41:42 AM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended their greetings to people of Jharkhand on the 144th birth anniversary of noted freedom fighter Birsa Munda and the 19th formation day of the state. ... read..


 
Heavy rains likely over J&K, Himachal: IMD
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 10:11:44 AM IST
Due to western disturbance persisting as a cyclonic circulation over Afghanistan and its neighborhood, Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh are likely to receive heavy rains on Friday, said India Meteorological Department (IMD). ... read..


 
Graeme Smith withdraws his name from CSA's Director of Cricket contention
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 10:11:39 AM IST
Former South Africa skipper Graeme Smith has withdrawn his name from contention for the post of Cricket South Africa's (CSA) Director of Cricket. ... read..


 
'Darling Papa, I miss you', Amitabh revisits Abhishek's childhood letter to him
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 9:41:38 AM IST
Amitabh Bachchan on Friday took a walk down memory lane as he revisited the time when his son and actor Abhishek penned a heartfelt letter dedicated to him while he was on an outdoor shoot for long. ... read..


 
Sridevi, Rekha to get ANR Awards, announces Nagarjuna
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST
Telegu superstar Nagarjuna on Thursday announced that late Bollywood icon Sridevi and the evergreen actress Rekha will be given the ANR Awards for their cinematic accomplishments. ... read..


 
Not shifting away from Act East Policy: Jaishankar
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar said on Thursday that India's decision not to join the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) does not indicate a shift away from its Act East Policy. ... read..


 
Chinese bond issue gets whopping bids of $1 trillion
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
China is witnessing a boom in issuances of convertible bonds, with one such issuance last month shocked the markets as it was oversubscribed a mind-boggling 140 times and received an unprecedented $1 trillion in bids. ... read..


 
Instagram brings Private Like Counts test to India
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
Instagram on Thursday announced to expand its Private Like Counts test globally, including in India. ... read..


 
Sabarimala review to wait till larger SC bench decision (4th Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
The Supreme Court on Thursday kept the final decision on the Sabarimala review and writ petitions under temporary suspension till a larger bench of seven judges settles the exact role of the court in deciding whether a particular practice is essential or ... read..


 
Tis Hazari clashes: Cops who allegedly fired approach HC
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
Delhi Police officials, who allegedly fired at the lawyers during the Tis Hazari clashes that erupted between lawyers and police earlier this month, have approached the Delhi High Court seeking relief in the cases against them. ... read..


 
SC expands issue of women's entry into religious places (Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
The Supreme Court, pronouncing the verdict Sabarimala temple review, on Thursday expanded the ambit of debate on restricting women's entry in places of worship in various religions -- Hindu, Muslim, Parsi -- and included the question on judicial scrutiny ... read..


 
Modi govt destroying Nehru's legacy: Sonia Gandhi
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday slammed the government for "destroying the legacy" of Jawaharlal Nehru while speaking at a Nehru Memorial Lecture on the occasion of the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister of India. ... read..


 
Sibal questions imposition of Section 144 in J&K
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
Senior advocate Kapil Sibal on Thursday told the Supreme court that there was no need for imposing Section 144 CrPC in Jammu and Kashmir and ban Internet and landlines. ... read..


 
Why judgment in Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes got delayed
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
A special Pocso court on Thursday postponed the judgment in the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case. ... read..


 
Oct wholesale price inflation eases to 0.16% (Roundup)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
Despite a rise in overall food prices, India's annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices eased to 0.16 per cent in October from 0.33 per cent in September due to lower cost of key transportation fuels and manufactured products. ... read..


 
EC announces bypolls in Karnataka, UP for Rajya Sabha seats
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
The Election Commission on Thursday announced bypolls in two Rajya Sabha seats in Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh, which fell vacant recently, on December 12. ... read..


 
JNU admin block vandalized; VC says will file FIR (Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
Agitating students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) allegedly vandalised the administration block of the university and occupied the block that houses offices of the top brass of the university's administration, including Vice-Chancellor. ... read..


 
AGR fallout: Vodafone Idea posts Rs 50,921 cr loss in Q2 (Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
Vodafone Idea on Thursday posted a massive net loss of Rs 50,921 crore in the quarter ended September 30 on account of the Supreme Court judgement on the Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) matter. ... read..


 
IT raids at 37 premises of BMC contractors in Mumbai, Surat
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
The Income Tax department carried out raids at 37 residential and commercial premises, in Mumbai and Gujarat's Surat, of civil contractors of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) who were allegedly involved in corrupt practices, officials said on ... read..


 
Don't politicise national security matters, Rajnath to Oppn
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that the Supreme Court verdict on the review petitions over Rafale procurement is also a judgement on the government's transparency in decision-making and asserted that the issues pertaining to defence prepa ... read..


 
JNU students to intensify protest on Friday
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
Students of Jawaharlal Nehru University would intensify their protests against the fee hike and new hostel rules on Friday. ... read..


 
Partial win in SC on Sabarimala: Travancore Devaswom Board
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The Travancore Devaswom Board counsel Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Thursday said that the decision of the five-judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court to refer the issue of women's entry into Sabarimala temple to a larger 7-judge bench for re-examinatio ... read..


 
No decision yet on Ayodhya review petition: Jamiat chief
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The Jamiat Ulema-e- Hind, a prominent Muslim body, held two meetings to discuss the Ayodhya verdict but failed to arrive at a decision on whether to file a review petition, Jamiat President Arshad Madni said on Thursday. ... read..


 
Happy that SC accepted our submission: Singhvi
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The Congress on Thursday expressed happiness over the Supreme Court discharging former party chief Rahul Gandhi of contempt proceedings. ... read..


 
Stubble burning to abate as wheat sowing up in Punjab
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
While an air pollution emergency is playing out in Delhi NCR, stubble burning in Punjab is likely to abate by the end of the month as wheat sowing has already covered 60 per cent of the area. ... read..


 
Retrofitting technology to convert conventional cars into EV
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
Claiming to be an initiative to provide a sustainable solution to air pollution in Delhi, an Electric Vehicle startup company has launched a technology of EV conversions here on Thursday. ... read..


 
JNU to file FIR against students identified for vandalism: VC (IANS Exclusive)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The Jawaharlal Nehru University has decided to file an FIR against its students who allegedly vandalised and defaced the administration block on Wednesday, Vice-Chancellor Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar said on Thursday. ... read..


 
Tata Communications joins Microsoft in connected car space (Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Tata Communications has announced it is working with Microsoft to help speed up the development of new innovative connected car applications. ... read..


 
SC defers hearing on pleas over Article 370
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
The Supreme Court on Thursday deferred the hearing on the pleas challenging the abrogation of Article 370 which had granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir. ... read..


 
Now, audiobooks by Ruskin Bond
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
In a first, celebrated author Ruskin Bond records his own work in his own voice for a series of audiobooks based on his original short stories. The set of audiobooks will release early 2020. ... read..


 
Airtel slips into Rs 23,045 cr Q2 net loss on AGR hit (Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Sunil Mittal-owned Bharti Airtel on Thurday posted a mammoth net loss of Rs 23,045 crore in its July-September quarter as against loss of Rs 2,866 crore in Q1 on heavy provisioning towards the DoT's AGR amount which has to be paid in three months as per t ... read..


 
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Vodafone Idea on Thursday posted a massive net loss of Rs 50,921 crore in the quarter ended September 30 on account of the Supreme Court judgement on the Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) matter. ... read..


 
Rafale plea dismissal befitting reply to Congress: Shah
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
In a scathing attack on the Congress, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday termed the Supreme Court's decision to dismiss the review petition on Rafale a "befitting reply" to the leaders as well as the parties who rely on "malicious and baseless" cam ... read..


 
ED arrests Malvinder Singh, Sunil Godhwani for money laundering
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday said that it has arrested former Relkigare Health Enterprises Ltd promoters Malvinder Singh and Sunil Godhwani in connection with its probe into a money laundering case. ... read..


 
Flipkart acquisition continues to hit Walmart International
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
The Flipkart acquisition once again negatively impacted Walmart International's operating income on Thursday which dropped to $600 million in the third quarter ending September from $1.2 billion a year-ago quarter -- a massive drop of 46.2 per cent. ... read..


 
Dravid cleared of any conflict of interest by BCCI Ethics Officer
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
National Cricket Academy head Rahul Dravid has been given a clean chit by the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) Ombudsman-cum-Ethics Officer Justice (Retd) D.K. Jain over the conflict of interest allegations leveled against him. ... read..


 
Children design postage stamps on child rights
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Two postage stamps touching of the theme of child rights, designed by Indian children as part of a UNICEF competition, were released Thursday on the occasion of Children's Day in India. ... read..


 
SAT slams SEBI's 'vested interest' for stalling complaint related to Bennet Coleman
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) has come down heavily on markets regulator, SEBI for not performing its duties and keeping a complaint involving the investment companies of Bennet Coleman & Co., and its managing directors, Vineet Jain and Samir Ja ... read..


 
Israeli musician Eliezer Botzer: India is part of our journey
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
Israeli music artiste Eliezer Cohen Botzer has visited multiple Indian cities and is thankful to the country for its warmth. He is back in India with new music, a song titled "On my way", with Indian singer Lucky Ali. ... read..


 
New bridge in Arunachal to aid civil transportation
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
The new bridge over Sisseri River, which will be inaugurated by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday during his two-day trip to Arunachal Pradesh, will reduce travel time between Dibang and Siang valleys in the state, sources said here on Thursday. ... read..


 
'Around Rs 70,000 cr needed to complete stalled projects'
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
As apprehensions over the adequacy of the Rs 25,000 crore stress fund for stuck realty projects and its proper implementation hover, consultancy firm JLL India's CEO and Country Head Ramesh Nair has said that developers will require around Rs 70,000 crore ... read..


 
People of Karnataka will give BJP a befitting reply: Congress
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 1:11:38 AM IST
The Congress on Thursday accused the BJP of being "opportunistic and power-hungry" and said people of Karnataka will "give a befitting reply" to its decision to give tickets for December 5 by-elections to former Congress and JD-S MLAs who were disqualifie ... read..


 
Pakistan has been building industry out of terror, need to make them accountable: Jaishankar
New Delhi | November 15, 2019 12:41:37 AM IST
Pakistan has been building an "industry out of terrorism" and holding their feet to the fire on this issue is very important, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Thursday, noting that India has allowed the narrative to focus mainly on a dialog ... read..


 
VHP sees no gender discrimination in Sabarimala
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Thursday expressed hope that the larger bench of the top court will acknowledge and respect the "unique nature and traditions" of the Sabarimala temple. ... read..


 
Amazon Echo Dot is now available in purple colour
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 11:41:58 PM IST
Amazon has announced a special purple colour variant of its Echo Dot smart speaker to commemorate Children's Day this year. ... read..


 
Rafale issue 'exercise of vilification' and doubting Defence purchase process, Govt says
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 11:41:50 PM IST
The government said that the controversy on the Rafale fighter jet deal was an "exercise of vilification and casting doubts on the Defence acquisition process", which was put to an end by the Supreme Court on Thursday. ... read..


 
Harivansh, Nityanand Rai condole demise of Vashishtha Narayan Singh
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 11:41:46 PM IST
Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh on Thursday condoled the demise of renowned mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh and said that his demise was a big loss for Bihar. ... read..


 
Rafale verdict opens door for JPC probe: Rahul Gandhi
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said the Supreme Court verdict has opened a "huge door" into investigation of the "Rafale scam" and demanded a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe into the fighter jet deal. ... read..


 
Harry posts unseen photo to wish father Charles on his b'day
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST
Prince Harry on Thursday wished his father Prince Charles on his birthday and posted a previously unseen photo of the two with the Duke of Sussex's son Archie on the social media. ... read..


 
Dates for filing GST annual returns extended
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST
The government on Thursday extended the due dates for filing of annual return (GSTR-9) and reconciliation statement (GSTR-9C) for financial year 2017-18 to December 31, 2019 and for financial year 2018-19 to March 31, 2020. ... read..


 
Govt committed to curb pollution: Delhi minister
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday said his government is committed to take strict measures to combat pollution and blamed stubble burning for the abysmal air quality in the national capital. ... read..


 
BJP celebrating but Rafale verdict opens way for probe: Cong
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST
The Congress on Thursday said the BJP has been celebrating the Rafale verdict without studying the judgement properly and added that through its verdict the Supreme Court had "opened the gates for investigation" of the fighter jet deal by agencies. ... read..


 
Iqbal Khan to play con artist in new digital show
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST
Actor Iqbal Khan will be seen as a con artist in an upcoming digital show titled "Ratri Ke Yatri". ... read..


 
Oct wholesale price inflation eases to 0.16% (Lead)
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST
Despite a rise in overall food prices, India's annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices eased to 0.16 per cent in October from 0.33 per cent in September due to lower cost of key transportation fuels and manufactured products. ... read..


 
SC order on Rafale review pleas not a bar for CBI to take action on corruption allegation: Justice Joseph
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:41:46 PM IST
The Supreme Court order doesn't bar the CBI from taking action on allegations of corruption in the Rafale fighter jet deal, Justice KM Joseph wrote in his ruling on review petitions seeking a probe in the case. ... read..


 
BJP, AJSU heading for a split ahead of Jharkhand polls
By Pragya Kaushika

New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:41:44 PM IST
The alliance between the ruling BJP and All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) in Jharkhand appears heading for a split over seat-sharing with the BJP saying that it has left nine seats for its ally who has to decide how it wants to move ahead. ... read..


 
Welcome SC's decision to refer Sabarimala issue to a larger constitutional bench: RSS
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:41:42 PM IST
The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to refer a batch of petitions in the Sabarimala case to a larger constitutional bench. ... read..


 
Meeting was productive, shooting issue to look into, says IOA president Batra
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:41:37 PM IST
Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra had a productive meeting with the Commonwealth Games Federation (CWF) CEO David Grevemberg and president Louise Martin and discussed the issue of shooting with them on Thursday. ... read..


 
4C rise by 2090 will have catastrophic impact on kids: WHO
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST
The World Health Organisation, along with over 30 other global institutions that collaborated on a new report for The Lancet medical journal, has said that climate change will have a life-long impact on children born in the present times. ... read..


 
Fitbit announces OS 4.1 update for its smartwatch
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST
Fitbit on Thursday announced new OS 4.1 software update for its smartwatch which adds new sleep features, more functionality straight from the home screen, along with new capabilities for Amazon Alexa. ... read..


 
For lending support, Congress wants Shiv Sena to shed Hindutva
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST
The Congress, which is in talks with its ally Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) over government formation in Maharashtra, is treading cautiously in preparing the common minimum programme (CMP) before committing to the Shiv Sena and wants the latter to shed ... read..


 
Hopeful of achieving 13.35 lakh crore tax collection target, says CBDT Chairman
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:12:04 PM IST
Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman PC Mody on Thursday expressed hope that the body will able to achieve the target of tax collection given to them at the beginning of this year. ... read..


 
BJP declares 15 more candidates for Jharkhand elections
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:11:59 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday released the third list of 15 candidates for Jharkhand Legislative assembly elections. ... read..


 
Happy with outcome of discussion with CWF delegation on shooting issue: Rijiju
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:11:55 PM IST
Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju is happy with the outcome after meeting the members of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and a delegation of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) on Thursday. ... read..


 
Former Fortis promoter Malvinder Singh arrested in money laundering case
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:11:51 PM IST
Former Fortis Healthcare promoter Malvinder Singh and ex-CMD of Religare Enterprises Ltd (REL) Sunil Godhwani were arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money laundering case on Thursday. ... read..


 
Indian Railways enters into Procurement cum Maintenance deal with MELPL
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:11:50 PM IST
Indian Railways on Thursday entered into Procurement cum Maintenance Agreement with Madhepura Electric Locomotive Pvt. Ltd. (MELPL) as part of largest Foreign Direct Investment project of Indian Railways. ... read..


 
SC verdict on Rafale shows truth can be troubled but not defeated: Nadda
New Delhi | November 14, 2019 10:11:37 PM IST
BJP working President JP Nadda on Thursday said that his party welcomes the Supreme Court verdict dismissing the review petitions filed in the Rafale deal and for stating that Congress leader Rahul Gandhi had used it to drag the apex court into politics. ... read..


 
JNU admin block, Vivekananda statue area defaced with graffiti
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
After a massive protest that led to a Union minister being confined on the university campus for hours, the students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) have intensified their fight against the varsity administration, as they painted the entire admin blo ... read..


 
Prasad resurrects Bofors ghost on day of Rafale verdict
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
On a day when one alleged defence corruption case was put to rest by the Supreme Court that became the talking point of 2019 general election, the ruling BJP resurrected another from the graveyard. ... read..


 
SC rules out probe in Rafale deal, warns Rahul (2nd Lead)
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected petitions seeking an inquiry into the Rafale fighter jet deal and warned Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to be "more careful in future" as it closed a contempt case against him linked to the issue. ... read..


 
Congress must apologise over Rafale accusations: BJP
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
The BJP on Thursday demanded that the Congress party must apologise for alleging corruption in the Rafale deal in the wake of the Supreme Court dismissing a review petition seeking a probe into the fighter jet deal. ... read..


 
BJP leader: Will try for stay order on '18 Sabrimala verdict
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
Shilpa Nair, BJP leader and one of the petitioners on the issue of entry of women into the Sabrimala temple, said on Thursday she was hopeful of a larger bench going into what the "rights" of the temple deity are. ... read..


 
DoT asks ISPs to give audited AGR reports
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
DoT has sent letters to internet services providers (ISPs) to submit the audited Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) documents up to 2018-19 in Kerala circle and will soon start sending them across the country for compliance of the Supreme court order on AGR due ... read..


 
India key market for us: Vodafone CEO
New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
In wake of his criticism of the Indian regulatory environment where he is said to have commented on "unsupportive laws", Vodafone CEO Nick Read, in a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, has said his company wil ... read..


 
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