The Reserve Bank announced today that it raised the withdrawal limit at ATMs to Rs 10,000 with immediate effect, though the weekly limit remains Rs 24,000
Researchers from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention have said that none of the 14 antibiotics used to treat the “nightmare” bacteria had worked.
Stating the country’s cyber assets are under threat, president-elect Donald Trump owed to come out with a major anti-hacking plan within 90 days of taking oath.
TMC General Secretary Subrata Bakshi urged the police to look into the role of local MLA and BJP state President Dilip Ghosh in the deaths of two party activists in Kharagpur.
Finance minister Haseeb Drabu said budgetary provisions have been made for a fully-funded investment plan under the Prime Minister’s Development Plan.
Though a draft of judgement has been prepared but it was not possible to deliver it before Saturday – when Jallikattu is to be organised.
‘If my husband is mentally unbalanced, as the BSF alleges, why was he sent to the border and not for treatment,’ asks the wife of the jawan who made a video of the poor rations given to troops.
About 17,000 sanitation workers went on strike on January 5 demanding their unpaid salaries be paid.
The commission notice issued last night said prima facie he has violated the model code of conduct with his recent inflammatory statements.
The current move can be termed as a complete U-turn by the IOA which has been suspended by the sports ministry for making the controversial appointments.
Reddy also said that the problem of black money cannot be eliminated through demonetisation alone.
This has been done to help small merchants overcome their apprehensions towards installing Point of Sale (PoS) terminals in their shops, SBI said.
The PMO responded to all demonetisation related queries saying they don’t come under the definition of ‘information’ under the RTI Act.
The suspect was arrested in a joint operation by the FBI, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Jalisco state officials.
Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said that oil companies and banks are currently in discussions to determine who will bear the extra transaction charge.
The NHRC said that after careful consideration of the material on record, it found that there are in “total 34 victims mentioned in police complaints.”
The Shiv Sena will have to tackle anti-incumbency and allegations of corruption to win, while the BJP is keen to consolidate on gains made in 2014 to take control of the Asia’s richest civic body.
The Sena also said that the BJP is living in a fool’s paradise if they think that demonetisation has ended the menace of black money
Two Islamist militants, including one of the masterminds of last year’s Dhaka cafe terror attack, were killed in a gunfight with police during a pre-dawn raid.
From Bollywood to Hollywood, from independent to art films, the noted actor, known for his versatility, gave several acclaimed performances.
The fishermen from Jegathapattinam in Pudukottai district were fishing in Neduntheevu last night when the Lankan Navy arrested them and took to Kankesanthurai in northern Sri Lanka.
Chanting “Death to the enemies of Afghanistan!” and “Death to Daesh!”, the protesters in the city of Herat marched on the governor’s office, carrying pictures of Shiites killed in recent attacks.
Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar led the five-judge constitution bench in the Supreme Court which had struck down the controversial NJAC Act for the appointment of judges.
The government announced safety audit for all mines in the country in the wake of one of the worst open cast mine disaster in Rajmahal, killing at least 18 people.
In a first, the government has decided to present the Budget on February 1 instead of the last day of the month as part of an overhaul that would also scrap the practice of a separate railway budget.
The Department of Consumer Affairs has asked the states to ensure that hotels/restaurants disseminate the information that service charge on food bill can be waived if customers are not satisfied with the experience.
Instead of a new law, the law ministry has asked the Law Commission to recommend changes to the existing provisions in the Code of Criminal Procedure.
More stonewalling from the ‘Reserved’ Bank of India
The resolution makes it clear that Sasikala will be formally elected at a later date in keeping with the party’s constitution.
The penalty for holding more than ten old notes may include financial fines and a jail term of up to four years in certain cases.
The Bureau of Civil Aviation Security issued an order in this regard after a request from the CISF.
Fifteen coaches of the Ajmer-Sealdah Express derailed near Rura Railway Station in Kanpur Rural district, the second rail accident in the region in two months.
Last week Rahul Gandhi had alleged that documents seized by tax officials during raids proved that PM Modi, as Gujarat chief minister, had taken money from the Sahara and Birla groups.
The reason behind Jung’s surprise decision is not immediately known.
Customers with non-KYC accounts will be subject to the stiff conditions imposed by the RBI on December 19 for depositing old notes.
“I am spending two hours daily to ease the problems caused by demonetisation. I am breaking my head daily but we are unable to find a solution to this problem,” the chief minister said.
This is the first case where operatives of the group have been convicted in a terror case.
Deposits in excess of Rs 5,000 will only be credited once, and that too after the depositor is questioned as to why the notes weren’t deposited earlier.
The charge sheet will likely to be used by India in advocating its case for imposing sanctions against Azhar under the UN anti-terror law, officials said.
The Election Commission has also recommended that the government amend laws to allow exemption from tax only to parties that win seats in elections.