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23 June, 2018 6:25 PM Special Olympics official summoned

The Court of State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities, Chennai, has summoned J. Paul Devasagayam, area director, Special Olympics Bharat — Tamil Nadu, Chennai, on July 6, at 11 a.m. for allegedly collecting funds from parents and NGOs of children with intellectual disability for participating in sports and events of Special Olympics Bharat. The All-India 24

23 June, 2018 7:01 AM Pakistanis transferred USD 15 billion abroad during FY 2016-17: Report

A staggering amount of USD 15.253 billion was transferred abroad by Pakistani citizens through normal banking channels during the financial year 2016-17, according to a media report. The amount was revealed in an eight-page written order in a suo motu case pertaining to retrieving the alleged ill-gotten money from foreign accounts, according to a report 34

22 June, 2018 2:10 PM Axis Bank puts up Lanco Kondapalli Power projects for sale

Axis Bank has put up for sale Lanco Kondapalli Power, which owns and operates 1476 MW gas based power plants as the power producer failed to pay dues. Without mentioning the name of the company Axis Bank called Expression of Interest (EoI) for the sale of three gas-based power projects with a combined capacity of 1476 MW. Sources close to the development 34

22 June, 2018 1:22 PM European Union Increases Import Duties On American Motorcycles

Earlier in the week, India had proposed to increase the import duty on American motorcycle models such as Harley-Davidson and Indian. And now, the European Union or the EU too has propsed an increase in the import duty rates on American motorcycle models above 500 cc, by 25 per cent. It could be said that this has been done in retaliation to the taxes 32

22 June, 2018 12:00 PM Odisha government to set up 20 new hospitals in PPP mode

Odisha government today decided to set up 20 new hospitals at an estimated investment of Rs 1,000 crore in the public private partnership (PPP) mode. The decision in this regard was taken at a high level meeting chaired by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik here. The hospitals will be opened in 11 high priority districts under Odisha Health Service Investment 34

22 June, 2018 8:40 AM Google Measure App, Originally Exclusive to Project Tango, Now Available for ARCore Devices

Google Measure, the app that was initially a part of the devices supporting Project Tango, has now reached devices supporting ARCore. The app is designed to let users use augmented reality (AR) technology to measure objects in the real world. It was originally launched in 2016 as one of the key Google apps supporting Tango hardware. However, with the latest 39

22 June, 2018 8:09 AM Two Women Pilots From Pakistan Are Winning Twitter For The Best Reason

"Sky is the limit," writes a Twitter user in reply to a recent tweet by Pakistan International Airlines, after PIA tweeted a picture of two women pilots yesterday, which has since gone viral and collected scores of wonderful comments. "The flight to Gilgit is very challenging and requires a lot of precision and technique," @Official_PIA tweeted. "Our dynamic 78

21 June, 2018 2:10 PM Smart Cities Mission: Vadodara 2nd in PPP projects' progress

Vadodara Municipal Commissioner Vinod Rao: Nagpur, with 259.96 points, and Vadodara, with 195.31 points, stood first and second respectively with regard to Public Private Partnership projects. Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs had launched the India Smart Cities Award on 25 June, 2017. Vadodara ranks second among 98 cities for progress in Public 48

21 June, 2018 9:54 AM West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Dinesh Chandimal Appeals Against One-Test Ban For Ball-Tampering

The referee found Chandimal's defence "unconvincing" after the player pleaded not guilty to the ICC charge, which also saw him fined 100 per cent of his match fee. The start to the third day's play in St Lucia was delayed by two hours on Saturday as the Sri Lanka players remained in their dressing room after being penalised five penalty runs. Three months 29

21 June, 2018 7:03 AM In Tit-For-Tat, India Hikes Import Duties On US Agri Products

The duty hike by India would have an equivalent tariff implications for the United States. New Delhi: In a retaliatory move, India has hiked customs duty on several goods, including Bengal gram, lentils and artemia, imported from the United States. The import duty hike would be effective from August 4, the Finance ministry said in a notification 27