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Ratul Puri’s judicial custody extended till Oct 3 by Delhi court in bank fraud case

Ratul Puri was booked in this case in his capacity as executive director of Moser Baer India Limited (MBIL), a firm promoted by his father Deepak Puri.

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Opposition leaders are either in jail or on bail for want of good intension: JP Nadda

All laws, including domestic violence, exploitation of children, will be applicable in the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir now, he said.

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Left parties slam Modi govt over ‘deepening economic crisis’

The convention was attended by leaders of CPI(M), CPI, All India Forward Bloc (AIFB) and Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) to discuss the "economic crisis" in the country and their nationwide protest against the government

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India, US must boost bilateral trade to $500 billion: Piyush Goyal

In May this year, the IACC had said that there is a possibility to take the Indo-US trade to USD 500 billion by FY24 from the present USD 142 billion.

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Rajeev Kumar files anticipatory bail plea in sessions court

The court disposed of CBI's application saying that the agency does not need its arrest warrant as the Supreme Court and the Calcutta High Court had already lifted the bar on his arrest in the Saradha chit fund case.

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INX Media corruption case: CBI opposes P Chidambaram’s bail plea in Delhi HC

The 73-year-old Congress leader, who is lodged in Tihar Jail in the INX Media corruption case, has claimed in his petition that the criminal proceedings against him were "mala fide" and borne out of "political vendetta".

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Polarity e-bike manufacturer plans to launch electric car in one year

Polarity plans to roll-out as many as over 36 variants when the bikes go on sale, Jadhav said adding that going forward the plan is to roll-out an electric car as well in the next one year

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PIL in Delhi HC for setting up Kendriya Vidyalaya in all tehsils in country

The establishment of KVs will also encourage the nearby schools to provide a better education as they will face a competition," the petition, which is likely to be listed on Monday, contends.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath will have to leave state if NRC is implemented, says Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav

Referring to the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Yadav said the question is whether people falling ill are getting treatment and whether the children are going to schools.

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World Boxing Championships: Amit Panghal becomes first India to enter final, Manish Kaushik wins bronze

Panghal's rise has been nothing short of spectacular in Indian boxing ever since he claimed a 49kg category bronze in the 2017 Asian Championships.

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Money­ laundering poses serious threat to integrity of country, says Delhi Court

According to the prosecution, Surajpal had paid Surajbhan Rs 6 lakh to get two tiger skeletons against a commission of Rs 50,000-60,000.

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RBI to ensure mega bank mergers are non-disruptive, says Shatikanta Das

The governor said the transition has to be non-disruptive in terms of credit disbursements, loan repayments, loan collections and all other functions of banking should not be affected.

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Jet Airways’ resolution professional, dutch administrator, agree to cooperate in insolvency

It had directed the RP to place before it a draft agreement with terms of conditions between him and the Dutch Court Administrator in next two weeks. NCLAT had also said the RP may consult the CoC before finalising the draft.

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Moody’s says corporate tax cut to boost net income of companies

He said the extent of final impact on credit profiles of Indian corporates will depend on "whether they utilize the surplus earnings for reinvestment in business, debt reduction or high shareholder returns."

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Industrialist Gopichand Hinduja welcomes reduction in corporate tax rate, calls it ‘excellent step’ to revive economy

He said the tax reduction would certainly help put businesses back on track, generate employment and keep India as the principal destination for investments amidst global slow down.

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UN General Assembly: Pakistan PM Imran Khan likely to meet Donald Trump on September 23

The Khan-Trump meeting will take place a day after Trump along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address more than 50,000 Indian-Americans at the "Howdy Modi!" mega event in Houston.

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PM Modi likely to inaugurate second edition of Patidar business meet

The summit, though organised by Patidars, is also open for businessmen from other social communities, he said. "On January 3, Modi would also inaugurate Sardardham Institute building.

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HDFC to raise up to Rs 3,000 crore via bonds to augment long-term capital

The issue size is of Rs 2,000 crore with an option to retain subscription up to Rs 3,000 crore.

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After corporate tax cut, India to be much more exciting for potential investors, says Amit Shah

The government has slashed corporate tax rates for companies by almost 10 per cent to 25.17 per cent to bring them at par with Asian rivals such as China and South Korea, as it looked to boost demand and investments.

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RBI is more than autonomous, but govt is the sovereign, says Shaktikanta Das

"In fact, let me may tell you when you have such discussions, the central bank carries greater weight in getting things which it wants to get done," the governor said.

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IAF chief BS Dhanoa hails national leadership for Abhinandan Varthaman’s quick release

The 36-year-old IAF pilot Abhinandan was captured by the Pakistani Army on February 27 after his MiG-21 Bison jet was shot down in a dogfight with Pakistani jets during aerial combat, a day after the air-strikes on terror cam

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Anil Kumar Jain appointed new Coal Secretary

Jain succeeds Sumanta Chaudhuri, a 1985-batch IAS officer of West Bengal cadre.

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Ravi Shankar Prasad asks electronics manufacturers to take full advantage of tax incentives

Prasad, who has been aggressively pushing electronics and mobile manufacturing in the country, had met captains of the industry earlier this week to hardsell India as a global production hub.

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Corporate tax cut infuses fresh energy into corporate India, say policy makers

Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani said the "landmark tax reforms" introduced by government will give major boost to 'Make in India', promote growth and increase investments.

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Normal life hit in parts of Assam due to 12-hour bandh over NRC

Five agitators, including AKRSU's Kumarkata unit president Deepak Roy, were detained by the police during the day as they refused to lift a road blockade.

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Cut in corporate tax rates welcome, doubtful whether investment will revive, says Jairam Ramesh

Ramesh said the government's move does nothing to dispel the fear that pervades India Inc.

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Healthcare industry welcomes Nirmala Sitharaman decision to slash corporate tax rate

The apex healthcare industry body believes that the corporate tax reduction move would be supplemented by the Goods and Services Tax (GST) reforms as well.

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