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Delhi HC Adjourns Hearing In Aircel Maxis Case

Aug 29 2019

The Delhi High Court on Thursday adjourned till October 1 the hearing on the Aircel Maxis case after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sought more time to file an affidavit.

Digital Payments Growing In India At 12.7% CAGR: KPMG

Aug 29 2019

Digital payments in India are witnessing thriving growth with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.7 per cent in the number of non-cash transactions, global advisory KPMG said on Thursday.

Azam Khan Booked For Dacoity In Rampur

Aug 29 2019

Trouble seems to follow Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan everywhere he goes, after his anticipatory bail plea was rejected Khan on Thursday was booked in a case of dacoity by the Uttar Pradesh Police for usurping a piece of land for a school he built.

CPM Leader Sitaram Yechury Reaches Srinagar, Meets Tarigami

Aug 29 2019

Amid tight security, CPM leader Sitaram Yechury on Thursday met ailing party MLA Yusuf Tarigami at his residence in Srinagar where he is under house arrest.

CG Power Board Sacks Chairman Gautam Thapar

Aug 29 2019

Days after revelation of fraud at CG Power, the company's board on Thursday sacked its Chairman Gautam Thapar with immediate effect.

Mayawati Wants Action Against Caste Divide In Uttar Pradesh School

Aug 29 2019

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati has demanded strict action against officials responsible for making Dalit students at a primary school in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia sit separately for mid-day meals.

Sterling Biotech Case: Ahmed Patel's Son To Be Quizzed By ED

Aug 29 2019

Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel's son Faisal Patel reached the Enforcement Directorate office for questioning here on Thursday in the alleged case of multi-crore bank fraud and money-laundering by the Gujarat-based Sterling Biotech.

CBDT Chief PC Mody Gets 1-Year Extension

Aug 29 2019

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman P.C. Mody has been given a 1-year extension that will follow his superannuation on August 31.

Alert Sounded In Gujarat After Intel On Pak-Trained Commandos Entering Kutch

Aug 29 2019

A high alert has been sounded in Gujarat state and authorities directed to maintain tight security, including on ships berthed at Kandla port, in the wake of intelligence inputs warning of Pakistani commandos trained in underwater attacks having entered the Gulf of Kutch area.

Pakistan Should Focus On Human Rights Violation In PoK: Rajnath

Aug 29 2019

Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that Pakistan should focus on human rights violation meted out to the citizens of Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK). Singh is in Ladakh as the chief guest at the Kisan Vigyan Mela.