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Football friendlies: India and China to clash after 21 years...
India and China will meet on the football field after a prolonged wait of 21 years. India face China today in an international friendly and will be doing so 21 years after the two sides met in the Nehru Cup in 1997. This is the first time in history that India will play a friendly on Chinese soil.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-13 09:31 UTC
IRCTC bookings: Tips to get a confirmed Tatkal ticket...
To facilitate last-minute reservations, the IRCTC offers online Tatkal ticket booking service. Such bookings open at 10 AM for AC classes, and 11 AM for non-AC classes, one day in advance of the actual date of journey. Here are some handy tips to help you get confirmed Tatkal ticket.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-13 05:43 UTC
PNB scam: ED attaches Nirav Modi's property worth Rs. 637cr...
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On Monday, Enforcement Directorate attached properties and bank account related to fugitive Nirav Modi worth Rs. 637 crore. An official told PTI the properties were attached in India and four other countries. Modi is the prime accused in the Rs. 14,000 cr PNB scam which came to light this year.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-01 06:25 UTC
Lucknow: Apple-employee shot dead by cop for 'not stopping SUV'...
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On Saturday, a UP Police constable was arrested after he shot a young Apple executive at close range. The incident took place at Lucknow's upscale Gomti Nagar late on Friday night after the executive, Vivek Tiwari, failed to heed police's warnings to stop his SUV. Tiwari succumbed to his injuries.
By shubham400 on 2018-09-29 07:19 UTC
Remarkable Judgments made by Supreme Court Recently...
Judiciary, As we all know that It is the third pillar of our Democracy and The Supreme Court of India is the torchbearer of justice - Objective, impartial and incorruptible. There have been several instances when the Supreme Court proved that law is the same for every citizen of India and nobody in
By shubham400 on 2018-09-28 09:48 UTC
AIIMS becomes first participant in AB-PMJAY scheme...
After PM Modi announced the launch of the Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) on Sunday, AIIMS has become the first hospital in Delhi to sign on for the scheme. On Tuesday, AIIMS signed a MoU with the National Health Agency that is responsible for the scheme's implementation.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-26 10:12 UTC
Supreme Court to deliver these 4 key judgments today...
The Supreme Court delivered two judgements yesterday, i.e., passed a verdict on the disqualification of MPs and MLAs against whom a chargesheet has been filed and dismissed plea seeking to bar lawmakers from practising in courts of law across the country, it'll deliver 4 more key judgements today.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-26 07:48 UTC
Bounce raises $3 million from venture debt firm InnoVen Capital...
Two-wheeler rental service provider Bounce today said it has raised $3M from InnoVen Capital. The funds will be used to fund the expansion plans of the company. The company had last month raised $12.2M in a Series A funding round led by Sequoia Capital India and Accel Partners. Read more here.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-25 14:23 UTC
PMO holds meeting to discuss affirmative action in private sector...
In the wake of nationwide caste protests by Dalits, Jats etc., the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), for the first time, has held a meeting to discuss affirmative action in the private sector. The meeting was held on September 22 to discuss the private sector's commitment towards upliftment of SCs/STs.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-25 12:46 UTC
Rajiv Gandhi's assassin's mother meets TN Governor, seeks son's release...
The mother of AG Perarivalan, one of the seven Rajiv Gandhi's assassins, met Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit and seek her son's release. I met Governor Purohit at the Raj Bhavan in Chennai and presented a petition along and am confident my demand will be accepted, Arputhammal said.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-25 09:28 UTC
Pakistan and Congress want to 'remove Modi', claims BJP...
Launching a fresh salvo on Congress and its President Rahul Gandhi, BJP on Monday claimed the party shared a common goal with Pakistan- removing Prime Minister Modi from Indian politics. Spokesperson Sambit Patra at a press conference read out tweets of recent days of Pakistan's ministers.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-24 12:36 UTC
Supreme Court refers female genital mutilation case to Constitution bench...
On Monday, Supreme Court referred the case of female genital mutilation in Dawoodi Bohra community to a Constitution bench, after Attorney General KK Venugopal and Senior Advocate Mukul Rohatgi requested it. The bench consisted of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-24 07:44 UTC
Koregaon-Bhima case: SC reserves verdict on arrests of 5 activists...
The SC today reserved its verdict on a plea by Romila Thapar and others seeking the immediate release of 5 activists in connection with the Koregaon-Bhima violence case and a SIT probe into their arrest. The SC bench reserved the judgment after counsel for both parties concluded their submissions.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-20 12:05 UTC
Mumbai: Blaze at industrial unit in Andheri's Marol, firefighter injured...
A fire engulfed an industrial unit in suburban Andheri in the wee hours Wednesday, a civic official said. A fireman received burn injuries while dousing the flames and was rushed to hospital. The blaze erupted around 2 am at the commercial unit located in SEEPZ industrial area at Marol in Andheri.
By shubham400 on 2018-09-12 11:20 UTC
Major security breach: Aadhaar software and user-database hacked...
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Aadhaar is no stranger to security flaws. Now, HuffPost India has found yet another, and this one has explosive implications. The publication found that a cheaply available patch could be used to bypass Aadhaar's enrolment security checks, thereby allowing anyone to generate an Aadhaar number.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-09-11 12:56 UTC
Swachh Bharat scuffle death: Pratapgarh police report clears the accused...
More than a year after an activist died in Rajasthan's Pratapgarh after an altercation with civic officials engaged in the Swachh Bharat campaign, police have confirmed that he died of cardiac arrest. The victim, Zafar Hussain, had objected to officials photographing women defecating in the open.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-11 08:26 UTC
#Special26InRealLife: Mumbai Police bust gang of fake I-T officers...
In a major break, the Mumbai police have arrested five members of a gang who posed as income tax officers and targeted wealthy homes with unaccounted cash and jewellery. They had earlier conducted fake raids at a Santacruz businessman's apartment, and at a residence in Kashimira.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-10 12:21 UTC
Modi will unveil Statue of Unity on October 31: Rupani...
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced on Sunday, 9 September that Statue of Unity will be unveiled by PM Narendra Modi on October 31, 2018. Speaking to the media during BJP's national executive meeting, Rupani claimed that the 182-meter tall statue is supposedly world's tallest statue.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-10 08:18 UTC
TN: ED raids 9 places in Rs. 90cr bank fraud...
The Enforcement Directorate on Saturday conducted searches at nine locations in Tamil Nadu in connection with a bank loan fraud case worth Rs. 90 crore involving Indhumathi Refineries. Searches are being conducted at Virudhunagar, Madurai, and Coimbatore. The refineries are located in Chennai.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-08 12:46 UTC
Jaipur: Woman accuses husband of rape, forced conversion; case registered...
Jaipur police registered a case on the basis of a complaint filed by a 24-year-old woman alleging her husband of rape and forced conversion. The woman alleged her husband forced her to sleep with his friends and threatened her too. He allegedly forcefully converted her to Islam in January 2017.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-08 10:30 UTC
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