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Israel election: Benjamin Netanyahu trails by a seat with majority votes counted

The secular Yisrael Beitenu party won 9 seats, making its leader and former defence minister Avigdor Lieberman the kingmaker in the elections, as predicted earlier in the exit polls.

Netanyahu called the snap election after failing to form a governing coalition with a viable majority after April's vote. (File photo) News

Stocks of oil marketing companies jump up to 3.6 per cent as oil prices cool

Shares of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited jumped 3.65 per cent, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited gained 3.64 per cent and Indian Oil Corporation rose 2.68 per cent on the BSE.

Brent crude futures fell 0.95 per cent to USD 63.94 per barrel in intra-day. News

Bankers can now take decision without fear; CVC sets up panel to examine fraud

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will provide required secretarial services, logistic and analytical support along with the necessary funding to the board headquartered in Delhi.

The panel in its previous avatar was called the 'Advisory Board on Bank, Commercial and Financial Frauds'. News

Telangana to invite bids for producing 1,000 MW solar power

The state currently has 3,700 MW of solar power constituting about 25 per cent of the commissioned capacity in the energy sector, Special Chief Secretary-Energy Ajay Mishra told the Sustainable Innovation Summit 2019.

The State-owned Singareni Collieries Company Limited was entrusted to install 300 mw solar power project which would take the total commissioned capacity to 5000 MW, he added. (Representational image) News

Ahead of Maharashtra Assembly polls, Shiv Sena urges Election Commission to hike election expenditure limit

The resolution stated that the election expenditure limit for each candidate should be increased to Rs 70 lakh from the existing Rs 28 lakh.

Sena leader and Rajya Sabha MP Anil Desai made the representation to the ECI News

मुकेश अंबानी ने RIL में हिस्सेदारी 2.71% बढ़ाई, अब 48.87% के बने मालिक

देश की दूसरी सबसे मूल्यवान कंपनी में अंबानी और उनकी निजी कंपनियों की हिस्सेदारी 30 जून,

Ambani raises stake in Reliance Industries to 48.87 pc News

Delhi court defers till Thursday hearing on DK Shivakumar’s bail plea

Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar on Wednesday posted the matter for hearing on September 19 at 3 pm after the Enforcement Directorate sought adjournment.

Shivakumar was on Tuesday sent to a 14-day judicial custody till October 1. News

Amit Shah to chair meeting of Northern Zonal Council in Chandigarh on September 20

The grouping comprises states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Rajasthan besides union territories of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh and the National Capital Territory of Delhi.

The Union home minister is the chairman of each of these five councils. (File photo) News

Investor confidence drops, so does NCD fundraising so far this FY

In comparison, companies had mobilised Rs 21,048 crore through this route in April-August 2018-19, according to latest data with Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi).

The companies raised money for funding expansion plans, retiring debt, supporting working capital requirements and other general corporate purposes. News

Anil Ambani’s RCom asked to approach NCLT for Rs 577 crore refund from Ericsson

Anil Ambani-led Rcom is presently going through Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process.

"We are not inclined to take this interim Application…," said the NCLAT. News

Rohilkhand university adds triple talaq law in LLB, LLM syllabus

The university's Board of Studies of the Law Department has revised the syllabus and included the newly passed law in its curriculum, head of the law department of the university, Amit Singh told PTI.

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019 will be taught in the third year of LLB under the family law, he said. (Representational image) News

India Post starts speed post service to six new foreign countries

"The Department of Posts has announced commencing of International Speed Post (EMS) Service to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Ecuador, Kazakhstan, Lithuania and North Macedonia," the postal department said in a statement.

India Post currently provides speed post service to 100 countries, as per the information available on its website. News

Idea that Hindi can alone unite India is dangerous, says P Chidambaram

Chidambaram said while he supported the idea that all languages should be developed, he will never accept that Hindi can alone unite the country.

Chidambaram also urged TNCC president K S Alagirii to ask all Congress workers to join a protest (File photo) News

Reduction of risk weight on consumer loans credit negative, says Moody’s

A benign credit environment, characterized by relatively low credit costs across all key retail loan segments, was a key driver of this growth as it prompted banks to focus on personal loans for their higher yields, the note

Personal loan growth has been particularly strong among large private sector banks. News

Maharashtra Assembly polls: NCP releases first list of candidates

The NCP has fielded Dhananjay Munde, who is at present leader of opposition in the state Legislative Council, from Beed's Parli Assembly seat, setting up his possible clash with cousin and state minister Pankaja Munde yet aga

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Spectrum sale: DoT may push deadline for bid submission by auctioneers; to tweak norms

Ahead of the fresh deadline, the DoT will issue clarifications and changes to the Request for Proposal or the bid document and give "fair time" to the interested agencies to place their bids.

The original deadline for submission of bids was September 25, and that for finalisation of auctioneer was October 10. News

त्योहारों से पहले सस्ते होंगे टीवी! सरकार ने उठाया बड़ा कदम

इन पैनल का इस्तेमाल LED और LCD टीवी बनाने में होता है.

Govt scraps 5 percent import duty on open cell TV panel News

Petrol, diesel prices surge: Sharpest hike in retail fuel prices since July 5

The hike on Wednesday followed a 14 paise a litre increase in price of petrol on Tuesday and 15 paise per litre rise in diesel rate.

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केवल एक इंप्लॉयर के लिए काम करना अब पुराना चलन, 75% भारतीयों की है राय: सर्वे

आंकड़ों के अनुसार करीब 25 फीसदी लोग रिटायरमेंट के बाद अपना कारोबार शुरू करना चाहते हैं.

Over 75 pc Indians feel working for one employer for entire career is old-fashioned says Survey News

PV Sindhu advances, Saina Nehwal crashes out of China Open Super 1000 tournament

Replicating her world championship form, PV Sindhu produced another strong performance to get the better of the currently 20th-ranked Chinese Li Xuerui .

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Gold drops by Rs 215 on strong rupee, tepid global cues

In the international market, gold prices were trading marginally lower at USD 1,500 an ounce in New York, while silver was also trading down at USD 17.81 an ounce.

Gold prices had closed at Rs 38,891 per 10 gram in the bullion market here on Tuesday. News

PM Narendra Modi showed Pakistan its place by abrogating Article 370, 35A, says Amit Shah

"By abrogating Article 370, Modi ji (Narendra Modi) showed Pakistan its place, and established that Kashmir is an integral part of India," he said here, addressing a public meeting after launching the BJP's 'Johar Jan Ashirwa

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Nowhere in the world people sent to gas chambers to die, says Supreme Court on manual scavenging

A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra questioned Attorney General K K Venugopal, appearing for the Centre, as to why proper protective gear like mask and oxygen cylinders were not being provided to people engaged in manual sc

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Mukesh Ambani raises stake in Reliance Industries to 48.87 per cent

Reliance Services and Holdings Ltd, controlled by promoter group firm Petroleum Trust, acquired 17.18 crore or 2.71 per cent stake in Reliance on September 13, it said.

Ambani and his private firms held 47.29 per cent stake as on June 30, 2019 in India's second-most valuable company. (File photo) News

DGCA grounds three pilots, two engineers of IndiGo for not reporting PW engine vibrations

The PW engine-powered A320neo planes of GoAir and IndiGo have been facing glitches mid-air as well as on-ground since their induction in 2016. This has led to grounding of some of these planes.

Two aircraft maintenance engineers of IndiGo have also been suspended by the DGCA in connection with separate incidents, one of the officials said. (File photo) News

Pakistan urges international community to take note of India’s aggressive posturing to retake PoK

Pakistan's statement came hours after External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar asserted that Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) is India's part and one day New Delhi expects to have "physical jurisdiction" over it.

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Jio 3 साल में टॉप 100 मूल्यवान ब्रांड में होगा शुमार, इस साल LIC और TCS ने की एंट्री

रिलायंस जियो (Reliance Jio) 3 साल के अंदर दुनिया के 100 सबसे मूल्यवान ब्रांडों में शुमार होगी.

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