In a fresh attack on the Central government, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today made a strong pitch for the Special Category Status (SCS) and cited the case of certain states.
The CBI today arrested Vipul Ambani, the president (finance) of Nirav Modi’s Fire Star Diamond, in connection with Rs 11,384 crore fraud in Punjab National Bank (PNB), making it the first high profile arrest in the case, officials said.
Qatar Airways has plans to launch an airline in India with at least 100 planes, the airline’s chief executive Akbar Al Baker said today
According to the report, as on December 2017, the overall Internet penetration is 35 per cent of total population.
Fadnavis said backward districts in the Marathwada and Vidarbha regions are attracting a large share of these investments.
The government claimed that besides creating cleanliness, providing basic amenities to the people of villages on the banks of the Ganga, these projects would also generate employment.
The participants included representatives from industry, former commerce secretaries, government officials, academia, think tanks, civil society and trade policy experts.
During a press conference held at his residence here, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said the decision on the ration scheme was taken as many people were facing problems.
Tax sleuths also pasted attachment notices at immovable properties of Modi, his wife Ami and his firms located in Mumbai, Surat, Jaipur and Delhi.
The fraud is being probed by several agencies including Enforcement Directorate, CBI, SFIO and Income Tax Department.
Around 60 Opposition MLAs staged a walkout in the House during the budget speech of Finance Minister Nitin Patel, alleging that farmers are suffering under the BJP rule.
As part of an MoU, Amazon India will educate, train and enable rural khadi artisans to directly sell their products to Amazon.in customers.
Ghosh also asked the TMC to explain about the public money that had allegedly been siphoned off by its leaders in the multi-crore-rupee chit fund scam in the state.
Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari said his party would not let go of the issues till the government gives a satisfactory response.
The creche will be built over an area of 1,500 square feet and have a separate feeding room for mothers.
The saffron party moved to the new office on the Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg. Several political parties have been operating out of the residential premises in the Lutyens Bungalow Zone (LBZ).
The EPFO had announced this rate on deposits for 2016-17, a tad lower than 8.8 per cent in 2015- 16.
The ECI was replying to the arguments made by the disqualified MLAs, found guilty of holding office of profit as parliamentary secretaries to ministers in the AAP government after it came to power in 2015.
He hit out at the Union tourism ministry for its offer last month to beautify the churches and religious institutions in Meghalaya and accused the BJP of buying some Congress members too. U
President Yameen declared the emergency on February 5 after the Supreme Court ordered the release of a group of Opposition leaders, who had been convicted in widely criticised trials.
He went on to blame auditors for being unable to detect irregularities and asked supervisory agencies to assess the system requirement to detect such frauds.
The defence ministry said said “essential quantity” of infantry combat vehicles (BMPs-2/2k) will be procured for mechanised infantry and other services at an estimated cost of over Rs 1,125 crore.
The department has recently attached bank accounts and other assets of Choksi and the Gitanjali group.
The apex court’s direction came on a plea filed by the advertising agency against the March 10, 2016 order of the Karnataka High Court quashing the proceedings against Latha, which were initiated after a trial court order.
Briefing about his interactions with the Indian business leaders, he said prospects of Canadian investments in India were also discussed, especially the role played by the pension funds of Canada.
The actor said one needed to get used to the fact that in the era of information technology, it will become increasingly difficult to stop an idea from spreading.
The proceedings also witnessed the high court raising serious objections against the manner in which questions were being put to the BJP leader.