Thursday , 17 January 2019

National News

Pakistan bans onion exports to India

NEW DELHI/LAHORE:  The government’s efforts to boost onion supply suffered a setback on Thursday with Pakistan banning exports of the commodity via Wagah border which pushed prices up by Rs 5-10 a kg, even as competition watchdog CCI ordered a probe into possible cartels among traders.

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CWG scam: CBI registers fourth FIR

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided a dozen premises across the National Capital Region Thursday in the alleged scam in Commonwealth Games overlays contracts including at an office under the Union Sports Ministry, as it registered a fourth FIR naming for the second time a top Games official V K Verma.

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