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  India   All India  27 Nov 2016

India, All india, 27 Nov 2016

Country can be made cashless by Feb: Maha CM Fadnavis

The issue of cash requirements for rural bank branches for Kharif harvest marketing and Rabi sowing and crop loans was also discussed.

27 Nov 2016 8:37 PM

Nabha jailbreak: 1 arrested from UP, huge cache of arms recovered

The Deputy Chief Minister said a reward of Rs 25 lakh will be given for information leading to the arrest of the escapees.

27 Nov 2016 7:34 PM

Did not misuse funds, IRF ban motivated: Zakir Naik

Asked why was he not returning to India, Naik said he has repeatedly offered his co-operation to government agencies in investigations.

27 Nov 2016 7:26 PM

Taking action to help honest citizens after note ban: RBI Guv

Patel said that printing presses were being made to work at full capacity to meet the demand for new notes.

27 Nov 2016 5:52 PM

Note ban: JD(U) to abstain from Bharat Bandh tomorrow

Nitish Kumar on Friday had said that he had a talk with Mamata Banerjee only before her visit to meet President Pranab Mukherjee.

27 Nov 2016 3:31 PM


Modi's dream of cashless society absurd: Cong

Referring to the call for people to use plastic currency more often, Jairam Ramesh said that only 2 crore people can do so.

27 Nov 2016 3:05 PM

Pak behind jailbreak, wants to revive terror: Punjab govt

Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal said that a separate ADGP-led team has been tasked to assess the incident that led to the jail break.

27 Nov 2016 2:54 PM

Farmers suffer because govts don't carry out reforms: Modi

Modi said that while the government wanted to stop corruption, the Opposition wanted to stop the country from functioning.

27 Nov 2016 2:43 PM

Centre seeks report from Punjab govt on Nabha jailbreak

Meanwhile, Punjab govt has suspended DG Jails, dismissed the Nabha Jail superintendent and deputy jail superintendent.

27 Nov 2016 2:23 PM

Zakir Naik has Malaysian citizenship too: reports

The controversial Islamic preacher is suspected to be in Malaysia now.

27 Nov 2016 1:15 PM


Take a pledge to work for cashless society: Modi to youths

He also warned unscrupulous elements not to play with the lives of the poor by depositing illegal money into their accounts.

27 Nov 2016 12:44 PM

Khalistani terrorist escapes after armed men break into jail

The incident happened early in the morning, when the armed men wearing police uniforms fired over 100 rounds at the jail authorities.

27 Nov 2016 11:27 AM

Third gender option for transgenders in Railways ticket booking forms

The decision, which was taken on a representation made by a lawyer, will include the facility for reservations and cancellations.

27 Nov 2016 10:07 AM

Manipur outfit strikes Army convoy, 5 hurt

The injured Army soldiers were evacuated and brought to Leimakong for treatment.

27 Nov 2016 2:58 AM

WCD ministry urges food fortification

Proposal to add vitamins, minerals to flour, oil awaits Cabinet nod.

27 Nov 2016 2:54 AM


Chief Justice of India, minister caution each other in public

Tug of war over judges’ appointments escalates.

27 Nov 2016 2:44 AM

Government moves in to plug note ban’s Northeast loophole

The Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh governments had already issued advisories warning locals not to deposit cash on behalf of others.

27 Nov 2016 2:20 AM

Leave Bihar if you can’t quit liquor, says Nitish Kumar

Nitish also directed the police to launch a probe against those who have been involved in liquor business.

27 Nov 2016 1:35 AM