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  India   All India  20 Feb 2018

India, All india, 20 Feb 2018

PNB scam: Bank GM held after Vipul Ambani, 4 others of NiMo Jewellers

Nirav Modi sent a letter to the bank this week saying he owes less than half the amount claimed by the bank in the alleged fraud.

20 Feb 2018 9:31 PM

In June 2016 before PNB fraud, RBI warned banks of SWIFT abuse

The circular has emerged a day after the Centre said the PNB fraud was a result of failure of the RBI.

20 Feb 2018 8:54 PM

Modi hard sells pro-farmer initiatives announced in year budget

PM said that coating urea with neem has helped in enhancing efficiency of fertiliser and boosting productivity as also led to cost saving.

20 Feb 2018 8:39 PM

K’taka: Cong leader threatened to set BBMP on fire; case registered

The Karnataka Congress President has directed the Bengaluru District North District Congress Committee to immediately suspend Narayanswamy.

20 Feb 2018 8:26 PM

People-to-people connection important for Indo-Canadian ties: Trudeau

Applauding India for trade potential, Trudeau said that there was an anxiety in the western world about the success of trade here.

20 Feb 2018 8:16 PM


FM breaks silence over PNB fraud, blames auditors for not detecting irregularities

Without naming PNB or Nirav Modi, Jaitley said bank management did not live up to their task as it failed to detect the delinquent.

20 Feb 2018 8:05 PM

BJP actively participating in corruption by allowing Mallya, Nirav Modi to escape: Rahul

'BJP instead of giving hope, security, economic growth, dealt us only with hopelessness, unemployment, fear, hatred, violence,' Rahul said.

20 Feb 2018 7:50 PM

6 firms ‘debarred’, 14 suspended in defence ministry’s graft list

Global arms majors Singapore Technologies Kinetics (STK), Israel Military Industries are in the 'blacklisted' list.

20 Feb 2018 7:26 PM

I-T issues notice to Cong leader Singhvi’s wife for purchases from Nirav Modi

I-T questions that Rs 1.5 cr was paid by cheque for the purchase of the jewellery, while about Rs 4.8 cr was paid in cash by Anita Singhvi.

20 Feb 2018 7:21 PM

Nirav Modi raided by I-T dept in Jan 2017 after note ban: sources

However, the raids did not result in flagging the Rs 11,400 crore bank fraud, which Nirav was allegedly pulling off.

20 Feb 2018 7:08 PM


Assam citizenship: SC refuses to extend deadline to publish final NRC

The apex court said that work of verification of around 1 crore citizens in the state should continue without interference from any quarter.

20 Feb 2018 6:57 PM

I-T dept attaches 14 bank a/cs including Vikram Kothari in Rotomac bank fraud

This is the second major financial scam to break out after the sensational Rs 11,400 crore fraud by Nirav Modi.

20 Feb 2018 6:47 PM

No Chinese warship movement detected near waters of Maldives: Indian Navy

The sources in Indian Navy went on to stress that these were not warships as previously reported in Chinese websites.

20 Feb 2018 6:40 PM

Kerala ‘love jihad’: Want to remain Muslim, wife of Jahan, Hadiya tells SC

Hadiya's marriage was annulled by Kerala HC after she converted to Islam and married Jahan.

20 Feb 2018 5:52 PM

Itkhori to have World's tallest ‘Buddha’ stupa: J’khand CM Raghubar Das

As per records, 104 ft Buddhist stupa built by King Ashoka at Kesaria of Bihar is presently considered as World's largest Buddhist Stupa.

20 Feb 2018 5:41 PM


Coal India lose monopoly as India opens coal mining to private firms

The reform is expected to bring efficiency in the coal sector by moving from an era of monopoly to competition.

20 Feb 2018 5:33 PM

K’taka Cong MLA apologises in Assembly over assault by son in pub

To opposition BJP leader Jagadish Shettar’s charge that there was a delay of 40 hours before Nalapad surrendered.

20 Feb 2018 5:21 PM

Delhi bureaucrats go on strike, demand action against alleged assault of chief secy

Delhi chief secy Anshu Praksh has alleged that he was assaulted by AAP MLAs in the presence of the CM Arvind Kejriwal.

20 Feb 2018 5:00 PM

India 'substantially above board' for business compared to China: Trump Jr

Trump Jr said the 'spirit' of doing business in India is much more aligned with the US way of doing business.

20 Feb 2018 4:51 PM

Pak summons Indian diplomat over death of 8-yr-old in ‘unprovoked firing’

Pakistan’s foreign ministry claimed that the boy, Ayan Zahid, was killed after Indian troops opened fire in Khuiratta Sector in the PoK.

20 Feb 2018 4:33 PM