Friday , 24 February 2017

National News

Cash withdrawal limit to go from March 13

PTI MUMBAI The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday said the weekly limit on withdrawal of cash from savings bank accounts will be increased to Rs 50,000, from the current Rs 24,000, from February 20, and the limit will be removed from March 13. “The limits on cash withdrawal from savings bank accounts continue to be in place. In line ... Read More »

Ministers target Oppn for House protests

NEW DELHI: Several Union ministers Tuesday hit out at the Opposition for attempts to disrupt Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech in the Lok Sabha accusing them of being “petty minded”, and targeted Congress saying it was unbecoming of a party which has “ruled and ruined” the country for years. Please like & share: Read More »

Pak intruder shot dead by BSF in Pathankot’s Bamiyal

PATHANKOT: BSF Tuesday shot dead a Pakistani intruder along the Indo-Pak International Border in Bamiyal sector here, the same area from where terrorists had infiltrated last year to attack an IAF base. Please like & share: Read More »

Modi condoles INA veteran’s death

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday condoled the death of Subhas Chandra Bose’s close associate and INA veteran ‘Colonel’ Nizamuddin, who died at the age of 116. Please like & share: Read More »

Court grants bail to former Coal Secretary

NEW DELHI: A court here on Tuesday granted bail to former Coal Secretary H.C. Gupta and others in a case related to alleged irregularities in allocation of a coal block in Chhattisgarh to SKS Ispat and Power Limited (SIPL). Please like & share: Read More »

Consultations on note ban were on since February, 2016: Jaitley

NEW DELHI: A series of consultations were held between the government and top RBI functionaries on demonetisation since February last year, before the central bank Board took a formal decision and conveyed it to the government which took the final call, Rajya Sabha was informed Tuesday. Please like & share: Read More »

EC serves fresh notice to Parrikar

NEW DELHI: Overruling claims of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar that his election speech in Goa made in Konkani was incorrectly translated, the Election Commission on Tuesday served him with a fresh notice on his reported bribery remarks and asked him to respond by Thursday. Please like & share: Read More »

Centre gives breather to Sanatan Sanstha

MUMBAI: The Union government on Tuesday  told the Bombay High Court that till date it has not found any satisfactory material to declare Rightwing organisation Sanatan Sanstha as a terror outfit under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act and ban it. Please like & share: Read More »

Panneerselvam, Pandian revolt against Sasikala

CHENNAI:  A revolt broke out against V K Sasikala in the AIADMK on Tuesday night with Chief Minister O Panneerselvam dropping a bombshell that he was forced to resign on Sunday to make way for her and hinted that he may withdraw his resignation if people of Tamil Nadu and party cadres so desired. Please like & share: Read More »

SC orders attachment of Sahara’s prime property

PTI NEW DELHI In a big blow to beleaguered businessman Subrata Roy, the Supreme Court on Monday directed attachment of Sahara Group’s prime property worth Rs 39,000 crore at Aamby Valley in Pune for realisation of money to be paid to its investors. The apex court also asked Sahara Group to provide it within two weeks the list of “unencumbered ... Read More »

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