Saturday, December 15, 2018

SC dismisses petitions seeking Rafale probe

NEW DELHI, Dec 14: There is no occasion to doubt the decision-making process in the procurement of 36 Rafale jets from France, the Supreme...

Cong chooses Gehlot as Rajasthan CM, Pilot to be his deputy

NEW DELHI, Dec 14: The Congress on Friday named Ashok Gehlot Rajasthan's next chief minister and Sachin Pilot his deputy after party president Rahul...

Oil Companies Fined 1 Crore For Not Complying With Anti-Pollution Norms

NEW DELHI, Dec 14 (PTI): The Central Pollution Control Board has fined Rs. 1 crore each on three oil companies for their failure to...

India Should Address ‘Social Norms’ Discriminating Against Women: UNICEF

NEW DELHI, Dec 14 (PTI): India needs to address "deeply rooted social norms" that discriminate against women as it could prevent the country's development,...

Army to extend support to disabled war veterans: Gen Rawat

Hyderabad, Dec 14 (PTI) The Army is taking efforts to compile data on war veterans who suffered disability so as to provide them support,...

Allegations on Rafale ‘fiction writing’; disrupters have lost on all counts: Jaitley

New Delhi, Dec 14 (PTI) Finance Minster Arun Jaitley Friday dubbed allegations on the Rafale jet deal as "fiction writing" that compromised national security,...

SC/ST seats: BJP retains only 21 against 50 in 2013 Rajasthan polls

Jaipur, Dec 14 (PTI) The BJP has won only 21 of the 59 seats reserved for SC/ST candidates in Rajasthan against 50 it had...

Privatisation of PSBs not panacea; need to cut govt mandates for PSBs: Rajan

New Delhi, Dec 14 (PTI) Pointing out that privatisation of public sector banks is not panacea for all ills, former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan...

Swiggy, Zomato, others remove 10,500 restaurants for violating food safety law

New Delhi, Dec 14 (PTI) As many as 10,500 restaurants have been de-listed by e-commerce firms like Zomato and Swiggy for not having license...

RBI reserve should be used to fix financial system: Subramanian

Bengaluru, Dec 14 (PTI) The Reserve Bank is adequately capitalised, but the money should be used for fixing the financial system, not for financial...


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