Archive for: March, 2018

RBI fines ICICI Bank Rs 59 cr for securities’ sales violation

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Thursday it has imposed a penalty of Rs 58.9 crore on ICICI Bank for non-compliance of its directions on direct sale of securities. The bank clarified its position saying its held-to maturity (HTM) sales happened “due to a genuine misunderstanding on the timing of the applicability […]

CBSE paper leak: Rahul accuses RSS, BJP for destroying institutions

New Delhi: Reacting on the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) paper leak, Congress President Rahul Gandhi accused the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for destroying the institutions. Rahul took to Twitter and said, “The exam leaks destroy the hopes and futures of millions of students. The Congress always protected […]

Junaid Lynching: Punjab High Court grants bail to main accused Dass

Chandigarh: The main accused in Junaid Lynching- Rameshwar Dass was granted bail on Wednesday by the Punjab and Haryana High Court leaving only one accused lodged in jail in Junaid’s case. The trial court proceedings in Faridabad were halted after Junaid’ family filed a petition in Supreme Court seeking CBI probe into Junaid’s murder that […]

Bihar violence: Nitish is finished, says Lalu

New Delhi : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has fostered violence in Bihar, jailed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad claimed on Thursday, and indicated that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s position was also ruined in effect. “There are riots and incidents of violence all over Bihar. After locking me up, BJP has set the […]

India to hold 2-day PIC meet from tomorrow

New Delhi : The 114th meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission (PIC) will be held in New Delhi on March 29 and 30 to discuss technical deliberations on various issues. The PIC is an established mechanism under the Indus Waters Treaty (IWT), 1960, between India and Pakistan. The treaty mandates the PIC to establish and […]

Rajya Sabha need not copy Lower House: Modi

New Delhi:  Amid continuous Parliament disruption, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday lamented the stalling of the Rajya Sabha, saying what happens in the Lok Sabha need not be followed in the upper house. The Prime Minister’s remarks came during his farewell speech to the retiring members of the Rajya Sabha. “There are very few […]

Intensify legal fight for Pattiseema share: Harish

Hyderabad: Telangana Government is fighting tooth and nail through a legal fight for achieving its share of 45 TMC waters from Pattisema as the Centre is remaining silent, Irrigation Minister T Harih Rao has said. He was talking in the council on the issue and said that it was decided to intensify the fight for […]

TS Assembly passes Private Universities Bill

 Hyderabad: Telagana State Legislative Assembly on Wednesday passed the Private Universities Bill – 2018. The Bill, introduced by Deputy Chief Minister (Education) Kadiam Srihari was passed by a voice vote after opposition parties BJP, TDP and CPI (M) staged a walk out demanding that the Bill be referred to a Select Committee. MIM supported the Bill […]

Human negligence polluting lakes, says KTR

Hyderabad: Stating that the tanks and lakes were being polluted due to the mistakes of human beings, IT and MAUD Minister KT Ramarao has said the State government was cleaning 40 tanks located under Outer Ring Road limits. Replying to the queries raised by BJP member Dr K Laxman during the question hour here on Wednesday, […]

Hemant Soren confers with KCR

Hyderabad: Jharkhand former chief minister Hemant Soren met with Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Wednesday in Pragati Bhavan. They had lunch together and later discussed the national politics.

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