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Realty firm Jaiprakash Associate Limited has deposited 150 crore rupees in the Supreme Court Registry following a direction to protect the interests of hassled home buyers. The firm also moved an application yesterday before a bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra seeking extension of time to deposit remaining 125...
The third World Telugu Conference is all set to begin this evening in Hyderabad amidst much fanfare. The aim of the Conference is to promote Telugu and its literature besides helping the present generation learn more about Telugu language and its rich culture and heritage. Telangana Government has put in...
India has congratulated the newly-elected alliance in Nepal and said it looks forward to working with the democratically-elected government to advance close and multifaceted partnership. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar yesterday welcomed the conduct of parliamentary polls and first ever provincial elections in the Himalayan nation. He said India...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tributes to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his death anniversary. In a tweet, Mr Modi said, the nation remembers Sardar Patel on his Punya Tithi and every Indian is indebted to him for his monumental service to the nation.
The Supreme Court has directed that 12 special courts, to be set up to exclusively deal with cases involving lawmakers, should start functioning from 1st of March next year. A bench comprising Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Navin Sinha yesterday asked the Centre to forthwith allocate 7.80 crore rupees proportionately...
The Delhi High Court will today hear a plea of former Janata Dal (United) President Sharad Yadav challenging his disqualification from Rajya Sabha. He has made a plea for an interim order permitting him to attend the Winter Session which begins today. However, the court asked how Rajya Sabha Chairman...
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that strengthening the public sector banks is most important agenda for the next year. He was addressing FICCI's Annual General Meeting in New Delhi yesterday. Mr Jaitley said there are important tasks at the next year and fixing the banks and completing the unfinished...
The External Affairs Ministry has said India is willing to look at any suggestion on the One-Belt One-Road, OBOR project, if its sensitivities are taken into account. Reacting to a media query on Russian Foreign Minister's call asking New Delhi to find a way out to join China's OBOR...
A Delhi court will pronounce the quantum of punishment on Saturday against former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda and ex-Coal Secretary H C Gupta in a coal scam case. The CBI has sought maximum punishment for them. Special Judge Bharat Parashar heard the arguments from the probe agency and convicts Koda,...
President Ram Nath Kovind today said though India has become a power surplus nation in the last three years, more efforts are needed to meet growing demands in future. Presenting National Energy Conservation awards in New Delhi, Mr Kovind said the government is committed to provide 24x7 electricity to the...