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Former Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal (File|PTI)
Court grants CBI time in Jindal case


In the last hearing, the court had pulled up the Central Bureau of Investigation for not filing the final report in the case in a proper manner.

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Vijay Mallya. (File photo | EPS)
CBI sleuths visit Mallya's UB Group offices in Bengaluru

The visit comes after the Bengaluru Debt Recovery Tribunal on January 19 ordered the banks to start the process of recovering money from Mallya.

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File photo for representational purpose | AP
Villagers spot crack on railway track, train halted for brief period

The incident comes close on the heels of the derailment of the Hirakhand Express that left 39 persons dead.

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Former CBI chief Ranjit Sinha (File | PTI)
SC forms SIT to probe charges against ex-CBI Chief in coalscam

The bench said Special Public Prosecutor for coal scam cases, senior advocate R S Cheema, would assist the CBI director and his team on legal issues relating to the matter.

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File photo of the Supreme Court. | PTI
SC asks Centre to respond to PIL seeking Lodha Panel-like committee for all sports

The new committee would look and probe if there is any kind of corruption and irregularities by anyone in any sport in the country.

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Sena taunts Modi on Bal Thackeray's birth anniversary

Shiv Sena's sarcastic comment against Modi and the Centre came at a time when the possibility of a tie-up with BJP for the Mumbai city polls hit a virtual deadend.

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Assets of Goa CM, four others reduce in last five years

Parsekar, who is contesting from Mandrem constituency on BJP ticket has claimed that his wealth has reduced by Rs 1.76 crore as against in 2012, states the affidavit.

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Army jawan stabbed to death, 2 others injured in attack

A 26-year-old army jawan was stabbed to death while another personnel and the latter's sibling were seriously injured when a group of men attacked…

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Permission required for changing fee structure, SC instructs private schools in Delhi

As per rule, for schools constructed on public land, prior permission from the Delhi government’s Directorate of Education is necessary for enhancing fees.

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An advertisement board displaying a QR code for Paytm, a digital wallet company, is seen placed amidst vegetables at a roadside vendor's stall in Mumbai | Reuters
Govt considering regulator for electronic payments

RBI is not very keen on giving up the regulation on Payment systems however.

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Hirakhand Express derailment occurred between 11.30 pm and midnight when the train was on its way to Bhubaneswar from Jagdalpur. Over 100 have been injured in the incident and rescue operations are still underway. (Express Photo: R V K Rao)
Woman loses son, daughter in train derailment

Tragedy revisited 40-year-old Jashoda as she lost her two teenaged children in the derailment of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express exactly a year after losing her husband.

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Appoint NHRC Director General within a week: SC to Centre

A bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar also asked the central government to appoint the members of the human rights body within four weeks.

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Chhattisgarh: Two naxals killed in gun-battle

Two naxals were gunned down in an exchange of fire with security forces in a dense forest of Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh.

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Cashless transactions in Assam hamlet for over five centuries

Members of Assam's Tiwa tribe meet every year to carry out an unique trade fair where the dealings are totally cashless.

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Ex-Congress MLA Krishna Hegde, Actor Dalip Tahil join BJP

Former Congress MLA Krishna Hegde and Bollywood actor Dalip Tahil joined BJP ahead of BMC elections slated for February 21.

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File photo of the Supreme Court. | PTI
SC to hear plea to postpone Union Budget

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a plea seeking postponement of Union Budget presentation ahead of the upcoming assembly polls in five states.

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Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit  | (File Photo/PTI)
Withdrew my name as UP CM candidate: Sheila Dikshit

Sheila Dikshit on Monday hailed the Congress and Swajawadi Party tie-up, saying that they all have been relieved after the formation of alliance.

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Nirbhaya's mother Asha | PTI
Dec 16 gang rape: SC to hear convicts' plea challenging Delhi HC order

The appeal, which is being heard by the Apex Court bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra, is at the fag end in the case.

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File image of DRDO scientists. | EPS
India set to test launch another nuke missile on January 31st

DRDO is readying for a fresh trial of its long range nuke-capable submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) K-4.

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Rs 2,000 note may get demonetised before 2019 elections: Anil Bokil

Anil Bokil, the brain behind demonetisation thinks that the new Rs 2000 note may also get demonetised sometime soon.

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Arun Jaitley (C) releases the BJP manifesto for the Punjab polls on Sunday | PTI
House, ration, free education: BJP Punjab manifesto has it all

The manifesto also promises implementation of the seventh pay commission, raising the retirement age of government employees to 60 years.

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