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 2018-07-23 17:09 

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RBI, IT Dept should quickly ascertain legitimacy of money deposited post demonetisation, says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu...

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today said the RBI and the Income Tax Department should ascertain at the earliest whether the money deposited in banks post demonetisation was...

 2018-07-23 17:06 

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Integrated BEd courses from next year, says HRD minister Prakash Javadekar...

Even as the Lok Sabha on Monday passed an amendment bill on teachers education, Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar announced that four-year integrated B.Ed courses will be started from the next academic year....

 2018-07-23 17:05 

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Rahul Gandhi to join Congress yatra in Telangana...

Congress president Rahul Gandhi would participate in the next phase of the party's Jana Chaitanya bus yatra in Telangana, beginning in the first week of next month....

 2018-07-23 17:01 

The Financial Express

Fake job racket alert! Alstom files FIR against fraudulent job portal...

An FIR has been filed by Alstom against some unscrupulous websites/agencies namely http://melsorg.in/. It is alleged that this portal is fraudulently offering job opportunities at the Madhepura Electric Locomotive Private Limited. The portal is spreading ...

 2018-07-23 16:58 

The Financial Express

TDSAT asks DoT not to act on RCom showcause notice over spectrum cancellation till August 10...

Debt-ridden Reliance Communications has got a temporary reprieve from telecom tribunal TDSAT till August 10 on licence and spectrum cancellation showcause notice served by the Department of Telecom....

 2018-07-23 16:56 

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Record! Narendra Modi becomes 1st Indian PM to set foot in Rwanda...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today arrived in Rwanda on the first leg of his three-nation Africa tour....

 2018-07-23 16:53 

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UPSC Civil Services Main Exam 2018: DAF submission begins at www.upsc.gov.in - Check important details...

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has started its process of inviting Detailed Application Form (DAF) from qualified candidates for the Civil Services Mains examination 2018....

 2018-07-23 16:51 

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Matrimony.com expands overseas with eye on Muslim matchmaking opportunity...

Match-making firm Matrimony.com today announced expansion in overseas market with eye on opportunity in 1.5 billion Muslim population in seven regions, including the US, West Asia and Indonesia....

 2018-07-23 16:46 

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Donald Trump slams Washington Post, says acting as lobbyist for Amazon...

US President Donald Trump today slammed the Washington Post daily for being biased in its coverage of his administration...

 2018-07-23 16:40 

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This Pakistani boy says 'I don't want to go back as India is good, can get a job here'...

A 16-year-old Pakistani prisoner was released on Monday after spending time in India for 14 months. Ashfaq Ali after being released said that he does not want to go back to Pakistan but stay in India instead....

 2018-07-23 16:37 

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Govt verifying circulation claims of newspapers: I&B Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore...

The government today said in the Rajya Sabha that it gives advertisements to newspapers only after verifying their claims regarding their circulation....

 2018-07-23 16:34 

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Truckers' strike enters fourth day, gets mix response...

The nationwide strike of truck operators, called by All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC), received a mixed response on the fourth consecutive day today....

 2018-07-23 16:32 

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AAP MLAs deny being deported by Canadian authorities...

Two Aam Aadmi Party legislators today denied they were deported by Canadian authorities from Ottawa International Airport...

 2018-07-23 16:31 

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Administration acts after probe reveals several govt schools in Up's Deoria remain closed on Friday instead of Sunday...

At least four government primary schools in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district remained closed on Friday instead of Sunday, an inquiry carried out by education department officials has revealed....

 2018-07-23 16:25 

The Financial Express

Fears mount in Pakistan over military's election powers...

Fears have mounted over wide-ranging powers granted to military units overseeing Pakistan's polling stations when the country votes on Wednesday, with opposition parties and analysts warning the move could erode trust in the tense contest....

 2018-07-23 16:24 

The Financial Express

Need compensation for prohibition loss, Gujarat to 15th Finance Commission...

The Gujarat government today submitted a memorandum to the 15th Finance Commission asking for compensation for the revenue loss of over Rs 9,000 crore annually due to prohibition in the state....

 2018-07-23 16:21 

The Financial Express

Akal Takht jathedar demands exemption for Sikh women from wearing helmets...

Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh of the Sikhs' highest temporal seat Akal Takht today asked the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee to take measures to ensure exemption for the Sikh women from wearing helmets, made mandatory by the Chandigarh admini...

 2018-07-23 16:12 

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Indian brain behind Amazon Alexa? This Jharkhand techie is making Indian proud...

Amazon Alexa can be touted as the next big thing in the realm of artificial intelligence. The concept has become quite popular in no time and has made life easier in households....

 2018-07-23 16:12 

The Financial Express

Bengaluru Bogota Burglars: Colombian gang used fake passports, involved in cases in posh localities...

The five Colombian burglars, who were arrested a week ago, had come to India on fake passports....

 2018-07-23 16:04 

The Financial Express

Mahindra Group MD Pawan Goenka's remuneration rose by 65.22 per cent to Rs 12.21 crore in FY18...

Mahindra Group Managing Director Pawan Goenka's remuneration rose by 65.22 per cent to Rs 12.21 crore last fiscal, according to the company's Annual Report for 2017-18....

 2018-07-23 15:56 

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Chopper scam: Enough evidence against ex-AgustaWestland, Finmeccanica directors, ED tells Delhi court...

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today told a Delhi court that it has enough evidence to prosecute former AgustaWestland and Finmeccanica directors Giuseppe Orsi and Bruno Spagnolini, and others for alleged money laundering in the VVIP chopper deal....

 2018-07-23 15:55 

The Financial Express

Case against unidentified man for WhatsApp post on 'Gujarat EVM' - Check what he did and other details...

A police case has been registered against an unidentified man in Maharashtra's Sangli for circulating an image of an EVM on WhatsApp and claiming that the voting machine, brought from Gujarat, would be used for local civic polls slated for August 1....

 2018-07-23 15:54 

The Financial Express

Haryana government to allocate 10 acre land to Army...

The Haryana government would allocate 10 acre land to the Army's Western Command, Chandimandir, to construct a Sainik Education Centre in the Panchkula district....

 2018-07-23 15:51 

The Financial Express

Justice Syeda Tahira Safdar to be first woman chief justice of any court in Pakistan...

Justice Syeda Tahira Safdar will be the Chief Justice of Balochistan High Court, Pakistan's top judge announced today, paving way for her to become the first woman chief justice of any court in the conservative Muslim-majority nation....

 2018-07-23 15:45 

The Financial Express

Will approach Supreme Court if Modi govt allows Walmart-Flipkart deal, says traders' body CAIT...

Traders' body CAIT today said it will approach the Supreme Court if the government allows the Walmart-Flipkart deal to go through....

 2018-07-23 15:39 

The Financial Express

Beware of such fraudsters! This gang ran near perfect Railway recruitment racket but CBI busted it - Details here...

The CBI has busted a gang engaged in duping people by providing them fake recruitment in Railways complete with even a fictitious training to...

 2018-07-23 15:37 

The Financial Express

Gujarat asks 15th Finance Commission to hike state share in central tax pool to over 50%...

Gujarat has asked the 15th Finance Commission to increase devolution of central tax revenues to states to over 50 per cent, from 42 per cent at present....

 2018-07-23 15:32 

The Financial Express

US retail major Walmart will open six more stores in Uttar Pradesh soon...

US retail major Walmart will open six more stores in Uttar Pradesh soon, taking the number of such outlets to ten,a top company official said....

 2018-07-23 15:30 

The Financial Express

MSME Ministry to dispatch teams to 117 districts to spread word on schemes...

The MSME Ministry will send teams of officials to 117 most-backward and naxal-affected Aspirational Districts identified by NITI Aayog to spread awareness about its existing schemes and obtain proposals to set up and strengthen micro and small enterprises...

 2018-07-23 15:27 

The Financial Express

IIT Hyderabad Convocation Ceremony: President Ram Nath Kovind to attend function on August 5...

President Ram Nath Kovind would attend the convocation of IIT, Hyderabad during a visit to the city in the first week of August....

 2018-07-23 15:24 

The Financial Express

Shocking! Man jumps into River Godavari for Maratha reservations, drowns...

In a shocking incident, a man jumped into the River Godavari over his demand for reservations for the Maratha community but subsequently drowned....

 2018-07-23 15:24 

The Financial Express

Man jumps into river for Maratha reservations, drowns...

In a shocking incident, a man jumped into the River Godavari here over his demand for reservations for the Maratha community but subsequently drowned, officials said on Monday....

 2018-07-23 15:22 

The Financial Express

Woman judge, 3 others, looted at knife-point inside running train between Narsinghpur-Jabalpur stations in Madhya Pradesh...

A woman additional district judge, along with three other passengers, was today looted at knife-point on a running train between Narsinghpur and Jabalpur stations in Madhya Pradesh, police said....

 2018-07-23 15:16 

The Financial Express

Rooms on rent in Goa: CM Manohar Parrikar confirms his government is coming with a new law - Check details...

Soon, renting rooms in Goa will only be allowed if there is a toilet and bathroom on the premises and tenant verification is formally carried out, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the Goa Legislative Assembly...

 2018-07-23 15:04 

The Financial Express

SBI Recruitment 2018: Bank to release admit cards for this exam soon, check details at sbi.co.in...

SBI Recruitment 2018: The bank may announce the new date for main exam soon....

 2018-07-23 15:03 

The Financial Express

Congress' mission 274+ for 2019 Lok Sabha polls; here is what Anand Sharma says...

The Congress today said it aims to remove the Narendra Modi-led government from power and its mission was '274-plus' with the support of like-minded parties in the 2019 general elections....

 2018-07-23 14:56 

The Financial Express

Xiaomi ropes in former Lenovo-Motorola executive to lead TV business...

Expanding its plans to make deeper inroads into the highly competitive Indian TV market, Xiaomi on Monday announced to appoint Eshwar Chandrasekaran, former head of online business, Lenovo-Motorola, to lead its Mi TV business in the country....

 2018-07-23 14:49 

The Financial Express

PNB gets Rs 2,816 cr as part of govt's capital infusion plan...

State-owned PNB today said it has received Rs 2,816 crore as capital infusion from the government via preferential allotment of equity shares....

 2018-07-23 14:41 

The Financial Express

IOC to invest Rs 12,000 cr in Haldia refinery, pipeline infrastructure...

Indian Oil Corporation Ltd would invest a total of around Rs 12,000 crore in the Haldia refinery and pipeline infrastructure in West Bengal, a company official said today....

 2018-07-23 14:34 

The Financial Express

RJD expels national spokesman Shankar Charan Tripathi for indulging in "anti-party" activities...

The RJD today expelled its national spokesman Shankar Charan Tripathi with immediate effect for indulging in...

 2018-07-23 14:23 

The Financial Express

From now on, never take any cheque bounce incident lightly - Here is why...

The Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Bill, which was passed by a voice vote today....

 2018-07-23 14:21 

The Financial Express

Is your data safe? Data breach incidents in India higher than global average, says report...

Data breach incidents in India have been higher compared to the global average, according to a survey conducted by defence grade technology maker Thales....

 2018-07-23 14:18 

The Financial Express

NIACL Assistant Recruitment 2018: Jobs announced! Apply online at www.newindia.co.in - Check salary and other details...

The New India Assurance Company Limited (NIACL) invited applications for the recruitment of Assistant from the eligible Indian candidates....

 2018-07-23 14:13 

The Financial Express

RRB Recruitment 2018: Railways jobs alert! Exam dates announced, check at indianrailways.gov.in...

RRB Recruitment 2018: The first test of the examination will be computer-based....

 2018-07-23 14:12 

The Financial Express

Mamata Banerjee to visit Delhi next week to invite Opposition leaders for federal front rally...

TMC chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will visit Delhi for three days next week to personally invite opposition leaders to the...

 2018-07-23 14:11 

The Financial Express

Huawei Nova 3, Nova 3i finally get India launch date - All you need to know...

Huawei Nova 3 has a glass panel on the back, along with a fingerprint sensor in the middle. However, the smartphone does not support wireless charging...

 2018-07-23 14:06 

The Financial Express

Mumbai Metro Recruitment 2018: New jobs announced, check here how to apply...

Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRCL) has invited applications for the recruitment of junior engineers on deputation/contract basis. The eligible candidates are required to send their complete application form along with the necessary documents to...

 2018-07-23 14:02 

The Financial Express

Sony introduces world's first 48-megapixel highest-resolution camera sensor for phones...

Taking the smartphone camera war to an entirely new level, Sony on Monday introduced world's first 48MP sensor that will debut in September this year, probably with Sony devices....

 2018-07-23 13:54 

The Financial Express

No proposal to make it mandatory for students to go for military education, says government...

There is no proposal to make it mandatory for students to undergo military education for three years after clearing class 12, the government said today....

 2018-07-23 13:44 

The Financial Express

How many jobs did Modi government create? EPFO data shows this much in 9 months...

According to the latest data released yesterday the new members enrolment in May is the highest so far in last eight month at 7,43,608....

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