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RSS training better than for private security guards: Goyal

Aug 30 2019

Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said the training provided in RSS shakhas was far superior than that imparted to private security guards by their agencies.

Alarming picture of Kashmir being painted: J&K top cop

Aug 30 2019

A top IPS officer in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday said that an "alarming picture" of Kashmir is being painted which does not exist in reality.

PM's Principal Secy Nripendra Misra wants to quit

Aug 30 2019

Nripendra Misra, Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed his wish to be relieved. Modi has asked him to continue for another two weeks.

Chidambaram's CBI custody extended till Sep 2

Aug 30 2019

A court in Delhi extended, till Monday, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's CBI custody in the INX media case.

Q1 FY20 GDP growth slows to 5%

Aug 30 2019

India's GDP growth rate continued its downslide for the fourth quarter on the trot to 5 per cent in the first quarter of FY2019-20 from 5.8 per cent in Q4 of FY2018-19.

Rahul's appointees in the party on their way out

Aug 30 2019

With Rahul Gandhi quitting as Congress President, the prodigal son's appointees in the party are also on their way out.

10 public sector banks to be merged into four

Aug 30 2019

FM Sitharaman announced the merger of 10 public sector banks (PSBs) into four entities, which includes the amalgamation of Oriental Bank of Commerce and United Bank of India with Punjab National Bank.

HC declines protection to Shivakumar from arrest

Aug 30 2019

In a major setback to senior Karnataka Congress legislator D.K. Shivakumar, the Karnataka High Court on Friday rejected his petition for interim protection from arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for his alleged involvement in a money laundering case.

BJP Gags Controversy Magnet Pragya Thakur

Aug 30 2019

Controversial BJP MP Pragya Thakur's repeated gaffes have forced the party leadership to restrain her from speaking to the media on any issue. Sources said she has been asked not to speak even at state BJP events.

Lovely, Walia Meet Sonia To Discuss New Delhi Congress Chief

Aug 30 2019

A day after Delhi Congress in-charge P.C. Chacko asked the party to relieve him of his duties, senior party leaders A.K. Walia and Arvinder Singh Lovely met interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi to discuss his replacement and the new city unit chief.