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KAS Officers welcome time-bound grade promotion, implementation of 7th Pay Commission Recommendations

KAS Officers welcome time-bound grade promotion, implementation of 7th Pay Commission Recommendations

JAMMU, APRIL 24:The KAS Officers Association today expressed gratitude to the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, the Finance Minister, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari, the Council of Ministers for sanctioning release of time-bound grade promotion in favor of the KAS Officers and implementation of 7th Pay Commission Recommendations. In a statement issued here today, a spokesman of […]

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TCS keen to join hands with govt for emergency services to accident victims, organ harvesting: Gadkari

TCS keen to join hands with govt for emergency services to accident victims, organ harvesting: Gadkari

New Delhi, Apr 23 : Tata Group arm TCS is keen to join hands with the government in an initiative to harvest organs from road crash victims as well as facilitate emergency services for the injured using helicopters, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today. Battling high incidence of road crashes in India, the government is […]

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Suresh Prabhu to Chair First Meeting of Think Tank on Framework for National Policy on E-Commerce

Suresh Prabhu to Chair First Meeting of Think Tank on Framework for National Policy on E-Commerce

New Delhi: Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, will chair the first meeting of the think tank on the Framework for National Policy on E-commerce to be held on April 24th, 2018. Senior officers of the ministries/ departments of the Government of India involved in different aspects of e-commerce; high level […]

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Gold slides on muted demand, weak global cues

Gold slides on muted demand, weak global cues

New Delhi, Apr 23 : Gold fell by Rs 140 to Rs 32,310 per ten gram at the bullion market owing to tepid demand from local jewellers amid a weak global trend. Silver also went down by Rs 150 to Rs 41,350 per kg due to reduced offtake by industrial units and coin makers. Traders […]

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Sensex, Nifty turn choppy on mixed global cues

Sensex, Nifty turn choppy on mixed global cues

Mumbai, Apr 23: Domestic equities opened on a choppy note today tracking mixed cues from other Asian markets, ahead of F&O expiry later this week. The benchmark BSE Sensex, which had lost 11.71 points in the previous session on Friday, rose 78.11 points, only to turn negative within minutes of session opening. The 30-share index […]

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Bitcoin extortion case: Amreli SP detained by Gujarat CID

Bitcoin extortion case: Amreli SP detained by Gujarat CID

Ahmedabad, Apr 23:  Amreli Superintendent of Police (SP) Jagdish Patel has been detained by the Gujarat CID-Crime for questioning for his alleged role in extorting bitcoins and cash from a builder, an official said today. Jagdish Patel was taken into custody from his residence in Amreli district last night and brought to Gandhinagar by CID-Crime, […]

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Finmin not for cut in excise duty on petrol, diesel

Finmin not for cut in excise duty on petrol, diesel

New Delhi, Apr 23 : The finance ministry is not in favour of cutting excise duty on petrol and diesel to provide relief to the common man from spike in their prices but wants states to cut sales tax or VAT on fuel, a senior official said today. Petrol price today hit a 55-month high […]

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President promulgates fugitive economic offenders ordinance

President promulgates fugitive economic offenders ordinance

New Delhi, April 22:  President Ram Nath Kovind last night promulgated Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance that will allow the government to confiscate properties and assets of loan defaulters who flee the country. The president promulgated the Ordinance within hours of it being cleared by the Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Fugitive […]

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Petrol price hit highest level under BJP govt, diesel at record high

Petrol price hit highest level under BJP govt, diesel at record high

New Delhi, Apr 22 : Petrol price today hit Rs 74.40 a litre – the highest level under the BJP-led government, while diesel rates touched a record high of Rs 65.65, renewing calls for cut in excise duty to ease burden on consumers. State-owned oil firms, which have been since June last year revising auto […]

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Probe agencies made highest-ever snoop info requests to FIU post note ban: Report

Probe agencies made highest-ever snoop info requests to FIU post note ban: Report

New Delhi, Apr 22 : Demonetisation prompted intelligence and probe agencies to make record number of requests to the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) for obtaining classified reports on suspicious currency transactions via banking and other financial channels in the country. A first-ever report on dubious deposits made in the wake of the notes ban, announced […]