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  • Monday, August, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 01:56:50
  • Kol police gets transit remand of Sen; ministry says chit funds under Chit Funds Act 1982

    The Kolkata police was granted four-day transit remand by a Kashmir court to take chit fund scam accused Sudipto Sen and two others to West Bengal, even as sources in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs informed that chit funds in India are governed by the Chit Funds Act, 1982. Sen, chairman of Saradha group which […]

    Tripura to include women’s issues in school syllabus

    The Tripura government is planning to include issues such as domestic violence, crime against women and place of women in the society in school curriculum, Chief Minister Manik Sarkar said on Monday. Expressing concern over the rise of crime against women and children, he said, “Students should be sensitized about the respectful position of women […]

    Saradha scam: WB govt forms SIT, commission

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced a high-level inquiry and a SIT probe into the collapse of chit fund company Saradha Group that has left thousands of investors in the lurch. A PIL was, meanwhile, filed in the Calcutta High Court seeking a CBI probe into the chit fund scam. Breaking her silence over […]

    Land acquisition for Posco plant resumes in Odisha

    Land acquisition for the 52,000 crore rupees Posco steel project resumed in Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur district on Monday, after being suspended for about two-and-a-half months.A total of 2,100 acres have already been acquired, of which about 1,700 acres have been handed over to the company.Jagatsinghpur Collector S K Mallick said 19 betel vines were dismantled today […]

    Legend of carnatic music Shri. Lalgudi Jayaraman passes away

    Legendary violinist Lalgudi Jayaraman passed away in Chennai today. Born in the lineage of the saint musician Thyagaraja, Lalgudi went on to invent a whole new style designed to suit the needs of Indian Classical Music popularly known as ‘Lalgudi Bani’. Lalgudi has flawlessly composed several ‘Kritis’, ’tillanas’ and ‘vanams’. Hailing from Lalgudi in Tiruchi, […]

    Saradha scam: WB govt forms SIT, commission

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced a high-level inquiry and a SIT probe into the collapse of chit fund company Saradha Group that has left thousands of investors in the lurch. A PIL was, meanwhile, filed in the Calcutta High Court seeking a CBI probe into the chit fund scam. Breaking her silence over […]

    UP Police arrests a man for allegedly raping and murdering the six-year-old girl in Aligarh

    In Uttar Pradesh, a man was arrested on Sunday for allegedly raping and murdering the six-year-old girl in Aligarh. The entire city is rocked by violent protests against the incident. The Police arrested the accused named Somanna alias Suman from Bannadevi Police Station area. ADG (Law and Order) Arun Kumar said that the accused has […]

    Annual Commanders’ Conference of Central Air Command begins today

    Two-day Annual Commanders’ Conference of Central Air Command begins today at Allahabad. The conference will be inaugurated by the Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne. The conference provides a forum to all Base Commanders in Central Air Command to interact with each other and also with their superiors. The Conference is being hosted by […]

    Earthquake measuring 3.4 shakes Assam

    An earthquake of mild intensity measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale shook Assam on Sunday, the third within a week to rock the state. The quake struck at 3.52 pm at a depth of 34 km on latitude 26.5 degree North and longitude 93.1 degree East with its epicentre in Nagaon district of the state, […]

    One jawan killed, 14 injured in two Manipur bomb explosions

    A Manipur Rifles jawan was killed and 14 others including an executive engineer and six security personnel were injure in two bomb explosions by suspected insurgents in Manipur’s Chandel and Imphal West district on Sunday. The insurgents exploded a powerful bomb by using a remote-controlled device and then opened fire at an official team led […]