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Coal scam: Court frames charges against Rathi Steel and Power Limited
Tue, 19 May 2015 11:03:33 +0530
A special court on Tuesday framed charges against Delhi-based Rathi steel and Power Limited in a coal scam case. The MD of the firm Pradeep Rathi, CEO Udit Rathi and AGM Kushal Aggarwal have all been chargesheeted.

Watch: Woman smashes SP leader's car after his guard winked at her
Tue, 19 May 2015 08:20:26 +0530
Agitated over being winked at by a Samajwadi Party leader's guard in Agra, a 23-year old woman jumped on top of the SP leader's Mercedes car and smashed it. The video of the girl recorded in Agra has gone viral.

If Asia must rise as one, it should no longer think of itself in regional fragments: Modi
Tue, 19 May 2015 09:23:23 +0530
n the last leg of his three-nation trip, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the sixth Asian Leader's conference in Seoul and he called Korea the pillar of democracy. He sought unity among Asian countries and said they must work as Asians to shape the world and reform the global institutions of governance, including the United Nations.

BJP routed in Meerut Cantonment Board elections
Mon, 18 May 2015 23:33:19 +0530
BJP has suffered a major drubbing in the recently held Meerut Cantonment Board elections, with the party winning only 2 of the total of 8 seats.

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Lokpal Bill row: Civil society meets to discuss strategies for upcoming protest
Noida, Aug 2 (ANI): Civil society activists met in Uttar Pradesh's Noida area on Tuesday to discuss various strategies, which includes the probable venue for the upcoming protest against the draft Lokpal Bill proposed by the government.

Rajya Sabha adjourned after opposition ruckus
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day Tuesday as opposition members continued demanding a discussion on price rise under rules which provide for voting.

Man immolates self in Maharashtra
Thane (Maharashtra), Aug 2 (IANS) A 30-year-old man set himself afire Tuesday in front of a municipal corporation office in Thane district, police said.

Day 2 Monsoon Session: Protests Stall Parliament
Both houses of parliament were adjourned twice Tuesday, forcing cancellation of the crucial question hour for the second successive day, as the government and the opposition seemed headed for a stalemate over the nature of debate on rising prices and corruption.

IAF pilot killed in MiG-21 plane crash
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Tuesday lost a combat pilot when a MiG-21 fighter jet he was flying crashed near Bikaner in Rajasthan.

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Indian regulator orders HDFC Bank to probe suspected results leak
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 01:59:53 +0530
MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's market regulator ordered HDFC Bank on Friday, to conduct an internal inquiry into the suspected leaking of key unpublished financial information and to strengthen its handling of such data.

Exclusive: U.S. tells India to cut tariffs as trade friction heats up
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:43:52 +0530
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. businesses and diplomats are pressing India to cut tariffs, industry and government sources say, after New Delhi's move to increase customs duties on dozens of products to help its flagship Make-in-India drive aggravated differences over trade.

RBI orders changes to bank protocols after $1.8 billion fraud case
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 00:51:56 +0530
By Devidutta Tripathy, Suvashree Choudhury and Sankalp Phartiyal

U.S. imposes more North Korea sanctions; targets ships, firms
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 23:57:49 +0530
WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) - The United States said on Friday it was imposing its largest package of sanctions against North Korea, intensifying pressure on Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons and missile programmes.

Trump Jr drops planned foreign policy speech in India after criticism
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 22:31:40 +0530
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's son dropped a planned speech on foreign affairs in New Delhi on Friday after ethics experts said he should avoid wading into policy issues as a private citizen.

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Govt moves to attach all assets of accused in Rs 11,300cr PNB fraud
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:06:56 GMT
The government has moved to attach all assets of the key accused in the Rs 11,300 crore Punjab National Bank fraud, including those of the companies owned by them.

Canada?s tough stand on terror soothes India
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:44:39 GMT
The mention of cross-border terrorism is significant also because the leaders of some of the banned Sikh groups like Babbar Khalsa and ISYF are said to be living in Pakistan. ISYF leader Lakhbir Singh Rode is among the Sikh militants said to be living in Lahore.

I am target of political vendetta: Chidamabaram
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 20:41:49 GMT
Alleging "witch hunt" by the CBI and the ED in these two cases to target his son since the BJP-led NDA government came to power in 2014, the ex-finance minister challenged the authorities to give shape to their real agenda of targeting him.

SC refuses to interfere, NEET age cap to stay
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 20:12:19 GMT
Candidates from the general category older than 25 years and those from the reserved category above 30 will not be able to appear in NEET this year. The SC has refused to interfere with the CBSE's decision to fix the upper age limit for the entrance test for admission to undergraduate medical and dental courses.

India to S Arabia: Give us oil at 'reasonable' price
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:12:37 GMT
India is seeking a reasonable price for crude oil from Saudi Arabia, oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday, in a move that could help Riyadh regain top spot in supplying the world's third largest oil consumer.