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  • Thursday, February, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 11:32:23
  • Navi Mumbai gets the green signal with riders

    After a year-long tussle between Civil Aviation and Environment Ministries, the Navi Mumbai airport finally got the green signal on Monday but with riders about resettlement of displaced people and development of mangroves around the site. “Today, formally the environmental clearance has been given to the Navi Mumbai Project. The provisions of building the airport […]

    Nobody has asked to resign: Yeddyurappa

    As he arrived in New Delhi to meet the top BJP leadership, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa has said he has not been asked by anybody in the party to quit. “Nobody has asked me to resign,” he told reporters in New Delhi on Monday evening when asked whether he would be quitting as […]

    Probe into 2G case to be completed within three months: CBI

    The CBI on Monday told the Supreme Court that it will complete investigation and file within three months a chargesheet in the 2G spectrum allocation case. The apex court was informed by CBI counsel and senior advocate K K Venugopal that the agency will take two months to complete the investigation and in another one […]

    Delhi govt sets up committee on housing for poor

    A week after the East Delhi building collapse, Delhi Govt on Monday constituted a high-powered committee to frame a broad policy for providing shelter to vulnerable sections and facilitate swift allotment of around 9,000 low-cost houses to them. A cabinet meeting, presided by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, deliberated at length on the building collapse incident […]

    JK cabinet nod for surrender policy for youths who went to POK

    The much-talked about surrender policy for youths who had exfiltrated from Jammu and Kashmir between 1989 and 2009 for arms training and have a change of heart now was cleared by the state cabinet. Under the policy, which got its nod from the state Cabinet led by Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday, youths who […]

    SC asks how CVC will function in light of criminal case

    Government on Monday placed the file relating to the appointment of P J Thomas as the Chief Vigilance Commissioner in the Supreme Court, which questioned as to how he would function in the post in view of a pending criminal case against him. “Without looking into the file, we are concerned that if a person […]

    Parliament adjourns till noon after uproar over scam charges

    Both the Houses of Parliament were adjourned till noon on Monday following uproar over various charges of corruption by members of the opposition and treasury benches. As soon as Speaker Meira Kumar read out obituary references in the Lok Sabha, Opposition members trooped into the well demanding a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe in the alleged […]

    Indian woman gets Shilling Wall Tribute Award in Oz

    An 80-year-old woman has become the first Indian to be honoured with the Shilling Wall Tribute award by the multicultural commission of the Australian state of Victoria for her outstanding contribution to the community through her “tele-cooking” services and an association helping senior citizens. krishna Arora’s name was engraved on Queen Victoria’s Women Centre (QVWC) […]

    Rupee firms up by 14 paise in morning trade

    Moving in line with the equity market the Indian rupee firmed up by 14 paise to 45.15 against the American currency in the morning trade on fresh selling of dollars by banks amidst weak dollar overseas. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic currency resumed slightly higher at 45.24/25 per dollar as against […]