Noteban: SC notice to govt on Indian-origin UK woman's plea

New Delhi, Apr 24 The Supreme Court today sought the government's response on the plea of a woman, a British passport holder, seeking to exchange old demonetised currency notes, alleging that the...

Apr 24, 2017 8:33 PM | Newsscroll

Cabinet Secretary P K Sinha gets one year extension

New Delhi, Apr 24 Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha was today given one year extension, till mid-June next year.The Appointments Committee of Cabinet has approved his extension to the top post...

Apr 24, 2017 8:33 PM | Newsscroll

Uncertainty over Pak participation in Asian Squash meet

Chennai, Apr 24 The 19th Asian Individual Squash Championship begins here on April 26 but there is no certainty over the participation of Pakistan players as yet."We have not received any email...

Apr 24, 2017 8:30 PM | Newsscroll

Why doc's 'laxity' was not ascertained: HC asks WBMC registrar

Kolkata, Apr 24 The Calcutta High Court today sought the West Bengal Medical Council registrar's appearance before it tomorrow to explain the council's failure to probe into the alleged negligence of...

Apr 24, 2017 8:31 PM | Newsscroll

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Even Muslims don't want mosque at Ayodhya site, claims RSS leaderNew Delhi, Apr 24 Senior RSS functionary Indresh Kumar today said Muslims themselves do not want a mosque to be built on the land...

Apr 24, 2017 8:31 PM | Newsscroll

No breach of pact by not giving access to Jadhav: Pak HC

Photo: PTI4_24_2017_000120B & PTI4_24_2017_000121B(Eds: Rpting after correction in para 10)New Delhi, Apr 24 Pakistan today rejected India's assertion that it is violating a bilateral pact by not...

Apr 24, 2017 8:31 PM | Newsscroll

NPPA fixes, revises prices of 5 essential drugs

New Delhi, Apr 24 Drug price regulator NPPA has capped the prices of four essential drugs and revised the rate of one medicine, including the ones used for treatment of skin and bacterial...

Apr 24, 2017 8:31 PM | Newsscroll

You can withdraw 90% EPF to buy home, pay EMI from a/c

New Delhi, Apr 24 Over four crore subscribers of the retirement fund body EPFO can now make down payment and pay EMIs from their EPF accounts to buy homes.The subscribers of the the Employees...

Apr 24, 2017 8:30 PM | Newsscroll

Nadal fifth in ATP rankings after Monte Carlo win

Paris, Apr 24 Rafael Nadal moved up to fifth in the latest ATP rankings released today a day after claiming a record 10th Monte Carlo title.Spain's 30-year-old king of clay won his 50th trophy on...

Apr 24, 2017 8:28 PM | Newsscroll

You can't expect RCB to suffer another batting collapse: Moody

Bengaluru, Apr 24 Sunrisers Hyderabad Head Coach Tom Moody says the stunning collapse that Royal Challengers Bangalore suffered was a one-off thing and such a disastrous performance will not be...

Apr 24, 2017 8:28 PM | Newsscroll

Need law in national interest to prevent custodial torture: SC

New Delhi, Apr 24 Pointing out that there was no law on torture, the Supreme Court today said there was "extreme urgency" in national interest to frame of an effective law to prevent torture and...

Apr 24, 2017 8:27 PM | Newsscroll

HC grants bail to former UP minister named in NRHM scam      

Allahabad, Apr 24 The Allahabad High Court has granted bail to former Uttar Pradesh minister Babu Singh Kushwaha, who has been in jail in connection with the multi- billion NRHM scam that had rocked...

Apr 24, 2017 8:27 PM | Newsscroll

Rudy, Sonowal discuss skill initiatives in Assam

New Delhi, Apr 24 Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today called on Union Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy and discussed skill development initiatives being...

Apr 24, 2017 8:27 PM | Newsscroll

Third phase of 'Sangharsh Yatra' from Kolhapur tomorrow

Mumbai, Apr 24 The third phase of the 'Sangharsh Yatra', led by opposition parties Congress and NCP over their demand for farm loan waiver, will commence from Kolhapur tomorrow.Apart from the...

Apr 24, 2017 8:27 PM | Newsscroll

Competition Commission rejects complaint against MSEDCL

New Delhi, Apr 24 Competition Commission has dismissed allegations that Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (MSEDCL) abused its dominant position with regard to distribution of...

Apr 24, 2017 8:27 PM | Newsscroll