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Fake Rs 2000 note: Delhi man arrested for loading ‘Children’s Bank’ note into ATM

Delhi Police has arrested a 27-year-old man for allegedly exchanging five original Rs 2,000 currency notes with the 'Children's Bank of India' note inside an ATM machine. The man, identified as Mohd Isha, was working with a logistics and cash.....Read More

Late Arunachal CM Kalikho Pul’s wife withdraws letter to CJI seeking probe into suicide

Dangwimsai Pul, wife of the late Arunachal Chief Minister Kalikho Pul, on Thursday withdrew her letter to Chief Justice of India J.S. Khehar, saying the Supreme Court has no business to deal with her letter on the judicial side. She.....Read More

Indian judicial system needs major changes, says President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said Indian judicial system established decades ago require major changes. Speaking after receiving the first copy of a book: "Judicial Reforms - Recent Global Trends" from Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Rashtrapati Bhavan after.....Read More

J&K govt puts curbs on guests, dishes at weddings

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday ordered curbs on the number of guests on marriages, engagements and other events and to avoid wastage of food. Addressing the media, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution Minister Zulfikar Ali said the order.....Read More

India aims to bring broadband to every village by 2018: Telecom Secretary JS Deepak

India aims to bring high-speed digital connectivity to every village by 2018 and is keen to share expertise in the area with other nations, the government said on Tuesday. "India's Department of Telecom, under the Universal Services Obligation (USO) fund,.....Read More

Nitish, Lalu doing vote-bank politics on triple talaq, says RSS

RSS leader Indresh Kumar on Sunday attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Prasad, saying both leaders have been doing vote-bank politics by supporting triple talaq and opposing a uniform civil code. Indresh, known for his vocal.....Read More

Dead rat in midday meal: Manish Sisodia orders inspection of kitchens

Two days after a dead rodent was found in the lunch at a government-run school here, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday ordered that all 33 mid-day meal kitchens should be inspected by senior officers. An official statement.....Read More

Kiren Rijiju refutes Hindu-majority Arunachal claim, says minorities flourishing because Hindus do not convert people

Minister of State (MoS) Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju took to his Twitter handle on Monday to slam the Congress party saying that Hindu population is reducing in India as they do not convert people while minorities are flourishing. Rijiju tweeted,.....Read More

Gurugram’s Cyber Hub may go dry due to ‘booze-ban’; pub owners move to SC

Amid confusion over what would happen to more than 140 pubs in Gurugram likely to be hit by Supreme Court's (SC) order banning the sale of liquor within 500 metres of state and national highways, Cyber Hub pub owners are moving.....Read More

BHIM app registration crossed 140 lakh: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The recently launched Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app has seen more than 140 lakh registration, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said here on Friday. "The recently launched BHIM app by the government of India will unleash the power of.....Read More