The Supreme Court today rejected all pleas seeking probes in the $8 billion Rafale fighter net deal with French company Dassault. The court said that it does not doubt the decision making in the Rafale deal.
Indian markets are likely to open flat. The Congress dislodged the saffron party out of power in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan and was just two seats short of a majority in Madhya Pradesh. Shaktikanta Das has been appointed as the governor of RBI.
The Reserve Bank of India’s Governor, Urjit Patel, resigned citing “personal reasons” yesterday. Counting of votes for five states: Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana assembly elections will take place today.
Thousands of farmers from across the country marched from Ramlila Maidan to the Parliament today. They had a list of 15 demands that includes a farm loan waiver, clearance of pending sugarcane dues and assured price of 1.5 times of the cost of production.