Jio Payments Bank Limited commences operations: RBI

Jio Payments Bank Limited commences operations: RBI

🕔21:06, 3.Apr 2018

Mumbai, April 3  Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday said that Jio Payments Bank Limited has commenced operations with effect from April 3, 2018. “The Reserve Bank has issued a licence to the bank under Section 22 (1) of

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No denial of service, subsidy in case of biometric authentication failure, SC told

No denial of service, subsidy in case of biometric authentication failure, SC told

🕔21:05, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3  The Central government on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that the authentication failure of the biometric data of an Aadhaar holder does not result in the exclusion of the beneficiary from accessing subsidies and other benefits

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Minister of Industry & Trade, Russia, Mr Denis Manturov meets Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman

Minister of Industry & Trade, Russia, Mr Denis Manturov meets Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman

🕔20:49, 3.Apr 2018 Read Full Article
SC refuses to stay its order on SC/ST Act, denies any dilution

SC refuses to stay its order on SC/ST Act, denies any dilution

🕔20:47, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3  The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to stay its ruling, which activists say has diluted a law aimed at preventing atrocities on Dalits and tribes, as it asserted that it wanted to protect innocent people from

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Petrol at Rs 73.95 a litre in Delhi, highest since September 2013

Petrol at Rs 73.95 a litre in Delhi, highest since September 2013

🕔20:13, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3 Petrol prices continued to spiral on Tuesday, touching a nearly five year high of Rs 73.95 per litre in Delhi. The previous high in the capital was Rs 74.10 a litre in September 2013. In Mumbai, Kolkata

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No plan to change reservation policy: Government

No plan to change reservation policy: Government

🕔14:59, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3 The government has no plan to do away with quota policy for Dalits and tribes, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday. The assurance came a day after violent protests claimed nine lives against a

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HC accepts Jaitley-Kejriwal plea to withdraw defamation cases

HC accepts Jaitley-Kejriwal plea to withdraw defamation cases

🕔14:58, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3  The Delhi High Court on Tuesday accepted a joint application filed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley seeking to withdraw two civil defamation cases. The application was moved after Kejriwal

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Cultural Festival of Tibet kicks off

Cultural Festival of Tibet kicks off

🕔14:54, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3  The Central Tibet Administration (CTA) has launched a three-day Cultural Festival of Tibet at India International Centre here. Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit inaugurated the festival as its chief guest. The three-day festival that ends Wednesday

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Intel launches Core i9 processors for mobiles, laptops

Intel launches Core i9 processors for mobiles, laptops

🕔13:53, 3.Apr 2018

Beijing, April 3  Intel on Tuesday unveiled the first ever Intel Core i9 processor for mobiles and laptops to deliver best gaming and content creation experience on the go. Claiming that this is the highest-performance laptop processor Intel has ever

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President plants Baobab sapling

President plants Baobab sapling

🕔13:49, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3  President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday planted a Baobab sapling, which has a life span of over 2,000 years, in the gardens of Rashtrapati Bhavan. The sapling was gifted by the University of Madagascar as a

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No re-exam for Class 10: Government

No re-exam for Class 10: Government

🕔13:45, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3  The government announced on Tuesday it will not conduct any re-examination for Class 10 maths paper despite an alleged leak of the question paper. “Consequent to the preliminary evaluation of the impact of reportedly leaked CBSE

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Cauvery issue: AIADMK hunger strike underway across TN, DMK protest continues

Cauvery issue: AIADMK hunger strike underway across TN, DMK protest continues

🕔11:52, 3.Apr 2018

Chennai, April 3  A one-day hunger strike called by Tamil Nadu’s ruling AIADMK was underway across the state on Tuesday in protest against the Central government’s failure to set up the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) despite a Supreme Court order.

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SC to hear Centre’s plea for review of SC/ST judgement at 2 p.m.

SC to hear Centre’s plea for review of SC/ST judgement at 2 p.m.

🕔11:16, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 3  The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that it will hear the Centre’s plea for the recall of its judgement holding that arrest on a complaint under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act was not mandatory. The

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Communal Violence, Yawn: WORSHIPPING FALSE GODS…

Communal Violence, Yawn: WORSHIPPING FALSE GODS…

🕔11:11, 3.Apr 2018

Communal Violence, Yawn WORSHIPPING FALSE GODS By Poonam I Kaushish It never ceases to surprise how our polity is swiftly sinking into the marshy cesspool of bloodied religious intolerance. Whereby, the pseudo-secular wheel seems to have turned a full circle.

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JSW, ArcelorMittal submit bids for Essar Steel in 2nd round bidding

JSW, ArcelorMittal submit bids for Essar Steel in 2nd round bidding

🕔10:30, 3.Apr 2018

New Delhi/Mumbai, April 3  In a battle for taking over insolvent Essar Steel, Sajjan Jindal-led JSW with Nu Metal submitted its bid for the beleaguered steel firm while L.N. Mittal’s ArcelorMittal, which teamed up with Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal

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HAL revenue up 2% to Rs 18,000 cr in FY 2018

HAL revenue up 2% to Rs 18,000 cr in FY 2018

🕔10:29, 3.Apr 2018

Bengaluru, April 3  State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) on Monday reported Rs 18,000 crore revenue for fiscal 2017-18, registering 2.2 per cent annual growth. “According to the provisional and unaudited figures, sales turnover for the year ending March 31, 2018

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RBI allows banks to spread bond loss provisioning over 4 quarters

RBI allows banks to spread bond loss provisioning over 4 quarters

🕔10:28, 3.Apr 2018

Mumbai, April 3  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday eased the provisioning norms for bond losses incurred by banks in the third and fourth quarter of 2017-18, allowing them to spread these over four quarters. In a notification,

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Israel suspends plan to send African migrants to Western countries

Israel suspends plan to send African migrants to Western countries

🕔10:27, 3.Apr 2018

Tel Aviv, April 3 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that he was suspending a plan to send thousands of African migrants to three Western countries, putting the brakes on a decision he had announced only hours earlier, the

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US adds Lashkar-e-Taiba front, Milli Muslim League, to terrorist list

US adds Lashkar-e-Taiba front, Milli Muslim League, to terrorist list

🕔10:25, 3.Apr 2018

New York, April 3 Closing Lashkar-e-Taiba’s (LeT) loopholes, the US has taken aim at its political party, the Milli Muslim League (MML), and seven leaders, as well as another front organisation adding them to its list of terrorist groups. The State

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Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions on Chrome

Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions on Chrome

🕔10:15, 3.Apr 2018

San Francisco, April 3  After Facebook and Twitter, Google has cracked down on malicious cryptocurrency mining extensions on its Chrome platform. Until now, Google Chrome’s web policy permitted cryptocurrency mining in extensions as long as it is the extension’s single

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