Indian-American Neomi Rao to replace Kavanaugh on DC Circuit

Prominent Indian-American lawyer Neomi Rao has been nominated by US President Donald Trump to fill Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s seat on the powerful DC Circuit Court of Appeals.

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If Rafale jets were used in Kargil war, casualties would’ve been less, Centre tells SC

Had Rafale fighter jets been used during the Kargil war in 1999, the number of casualties would have been less, the Centre told the Supreme Court Wednesday while justifying the acquisition of 36 Rafale fighter jets from Franc

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Deepika-Ranveer wed in fiercely private ceremony after public declaration of love

After months of will they, won't they, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh finally got married in Italy's scenic Lake Como on Wednesday but Bollywood's A couple kept things fiercely private leaving the celebrity media breathle

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Air India bailout plan not alternative to divestment, says CMD Pradeep Singh Kharola

The government's proposed move to pare Rs 29,000 crore of Air India's debt is a short-term measure and not an alternative to divestment plans, the national carrier's Chairman and Managing Director Pradeep Singh Kharola said W

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Rupee payment mechanism to bolster India’s trade with Iran, says TPCI

The rupee payment mechanism will help bolster India's trade with Iran, notwithstanding the sanctions imposed by the US on the Western Asian nation, the Trade Promotion Council of India said Wednesday.

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Ashok Chawla resigns as Yes Bank chairman

Private lender Yes Bank said Wednesday its non-executive Chairman Ashok Chawla has resigned with immediate effect.

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Flipkart seeks to soothe employee nerves after Binny Bansal’s exit

A day after Binny Bansal stepped down as Group CEO following personal misconduct allegations, Flipkart team heads are extensively engaging with staff to address their concerns and queries arising in view of the surprise devel

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ISRO lines up 10 missions before January 2019

ISRO has chalked out hectic plans ahead of the new year with the space agency lining up 10 missions before January 2019, the space agency's chief K Sivan said Wednesday.

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NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission, Unicef award students on Children’s Day

The Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) under NITI Aayog and the UNICEF Wednesday awarded young students from schools to encourage innovations.

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Congress biggest hurdle in way of Ram Temple, alleges UP CM Yogi Adityanath

The Congress is the biggest obstacle in the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath alleged at an election rally in Chhattisgarh on Wednesday.

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Rafale case: IAF officers emphasise in Supreme Court need for 4th, 5th generation fighter jets

Indian Air Force (IAF) officers on Wednesday emphasised in the Supreme Court the need for induction of 'four plus or fifth' generation fighter aircraft like Rafale, which have niche stealth technology and enhanced electronic

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जुलाई-सितंबर में IDBI बैंक का घाटा बढ़कर 3,602 करोड़, आय घटकर रही 6,162 करोड़

फंसे कर्ज में लगातार वृद्धि से बैंक को इस तिमाही में नुकसान हुआ.

IDBI bank registers net loss of 3602 rupee crore in q2, IDBI bank result News

अक्टूबर में Reliance Jio रही सबसे तेज 4G आॅपरेटर, यूजर्स को दी 22.3 mbps की डाउनलोडिंग स्पीड

वहीं आइडिया सेल्युलर की अपलोड रफ्तार सबसे ज्यादा रही.

Jio tops 4G chart with 22.3 Mbps download speed in October, idea, vodafone, bharti airtel News

Stubble burning accounted for 3 percent of Delhi’s air pollution, says SAFAR

Stubble burning accounted for just 3 per cent of Delhi's air pollution on Wednesday, the lowest for this month, according to a government agency.

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First unmanned mission under Gaganyaan by Dec 2020, says ISRO chief K Sivan

The Indian Space Research Organisation has set a 'target' of achieving the country's ambitious manned mission to space by 2021, with the first unmanned programme of 'Gaganyaan' planned for December 2020, the space agency's ch

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Delhi pollution: Air quality improves significantly but still far from safe, say authorities

Delhi's air quality "improved significantly" on Wednesday as overnight rains washed away bigger pollutants, giving some respite to the city which has been reeling under "severe" pollution for the past one week, according to a

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Delhi High Court’s status quo order on proceedings against Rakesh Asthana extended till Nov 28

The Delhi High Court Wednesday extended till November 28 its order asking the CBI to maintain status quo on proceedings against Special Director Rakesh Asthana, who has sought quashing of an FIR against him in a bribery case.

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Rafale deal: This is not a government-to-government contract, says Congress

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal claimed the French government has never done a government-to-government contract on defence and such a deal has only been done in the United States under the Foreign Military Sales route (FM

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Sri Lankan Parliament passes no-confidence vote against PM Mahinda Rajapaksa

Sri Lanka's Parliament on Wednesday passed a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa who was installed by President Maithripala Sirisena in a controversial move, a day after the Supreme Court overturned

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RBI और सरकार के बीच ‘सहमति’ की कोशिश, MSME के लिए आसान हो सकती हैं कर्ज की शर्तें

सूत्रों ने कहा कि रिजर्व बैंक MSME के लिए कर्ज के नियमों को उदार करने पर सहमत हो सकता है.

RBI Vs govt, Modi Government, Reserve Bank, the Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework, MSME sector, RBI board meeting on November 19 News

Delhi HC seeks Centre’s response on PIL to regulate Netflix, Amazon Prime Video content

The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking framing of guidelines to regulate the functioning of online media streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.

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Jammu and Kashmir: BJP general secretary Ram Madhav says Governor’s rule to continue, asks NC, PDP to clear stand on participating in polls

Accusing the NC and the PDP of trying to scuttle the democratic process, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav has asked them to clear stand on whether they would participate in state assembly elections or boycott them, like they

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Children’s Day 2018: Children must be saved from violence every day, every minute, says Kailash Satyarthi

Children's Day: Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi said Wednesday children should be saved every day from violence and fear as even a single moment lost in one's childhood is an irreparable damage to humanity.

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PM Narendra Modi does not like socialism, democracy, says DMK chief M K Stalin

DMK chief M K Stalin lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday, saying he did not like socialism, democracy and secularism and also took potshots at his foreign trips, describing him as the "non-resident prime mini

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US President Donald Trump praises ‘incredible’ role played by Indian-Americans in his admin

US President Donald Trump, who has appointed more than two dozen Indian-Americans to senior positions since he assumed office in 2017, has praised them for their "incredible" performance in his administration.

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India, Russia support Afghan-led, Afghan-owned peace process, says Deputy NSA Pankaj Saran

India and Russia support the Afghan government's efforts towards the realisation of an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process, Deputy National Security Adviser Pankaj Saran said Wednesday.

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