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12 September, 2018 10:50 AM Disclose amount of demonetised currency deposited in Jan Dhan accounts: CIC to RBI

The Central Information Commission has directed the Reserve Bank of India to disclose the amount deposited in Jan Dhan accounts of various banks in the form of demonetised currency. Launched in August 2014, Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana is a national mission for financial inclusion to ensure access to financial services — banking or savings and deposit 77

12 September, 2018 10:08 AM In MP, 323 govt officers fail EC-conducted test to check proficiency in poll-related work

The Election Commission had some time ago issued the warning to former Shivpuri Collector Tarun Rathi for failing to review voters list in Kolaras Assembly constituency, where the by-election was held on February 24.  Bhopal: As many as 323 officers, including those at the level of sub-divisional magistrate (SDM), who are likely to be deployed in poll duty in Madhya 147

11 September, 2018 5:08 AM "Daddy Burnt Me When I Was Eating," Hyderabad 4-Year-Old Tells Rescuers

When differences cropped up between the child's mother and her new partner recently, they started venting out their frustration on the child. A four-year-old girl in Hyderabad was branded with a hot iron spoon, beaten and pinched allegedly by her mother and her live-in partner. The child, who was rescued by activists , has narrated what she went through 101

8 September, 2018 2:01 PM Student Shot Dead In Kashmir By Unidentified Gunmen

Unidentified gunmen shot and killed a student in Hazratbal area of Srinagar city on Saturday, police said. Gunmen fired at Ishfaq Ahmad, a student of Islamic University, in Hazratbal area of the city this evening, said a police officer. "The victim died on the spot. An identify card recovered from the slain person, he was Ishfaq Ahmad, a student of the university 85

7 September, 2018 2:34 PM Law department favours prosecution of Shiv Sena MP

Maharashtra's law and justice department has recommended prosecution of Shiv Sena MP Chandrakant Khaire for allegedly obstructing demolition of an illegal temple in 2015, the state government informed the Bombay High Court. Khaire, a Lok Sabha member from Aurangabad, had allegedly abused a tehsildar and prevented a demolition squad from razing the illegal 150

3 September, 2018 9:59 AM 65 Lok Sabha Members, 29 Rajya Sabha Members Yet To Declare Assets

Sixty-five members of the Lok Sabha and 29 of the Rajya Sabha are yet to declare their assets and liabilities, a reply to a query under the RTI Act has revealed. Out of the MPs belonging to the lower house, 61 have not furnished their details since 2014, while four recently came to the house through by-elections, the Lok Sabha secretariat said in a reply 85

31 August, 2018 6:19 AM Right Wing Group Knew Foot Soldiers' Activities: Gauri Lankesh Probe Team

SIT probing Gauri Lankesh's murder insists Sanatan Sanstha was aware of the activities of its "foot soldiers" in the killing of some rationalists The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of the Karnataka police probing the Gauri Lankesh murder case is hunting for at least five more people. The SIT insists the leadership of Hindu rightwing outfit Sanatan 66

31 August, 2018 2:26 AM New Pak Minister Bans "Vulgar" Movie Posters As Rise Of Hardliners Feared

Since Imran Khan's party appointed him last week, Fayaz-ul-Hasan Chohan has caused a number of rows In Pakistan's Punjab state, new information minister, Fayaz-ul-Hasan Chohan, has announced a ban on "vulgar" movie billboards in the Pakistani province, angering those who fear the growing influence of hardliners under new Prime Minister Imran Khan. Since 66

29 August, 2018 11:26 AM Pune Police Operation To Arrest Varavara Rao "Illegal", Claims Family

Maoist ideologue and poet Varavara Rao was arrested from his residence in Hyderabad yesterday by a Pune police team for his alleged links with Maoists. The team conducted searches at the residences of Mr Rao's two daughters and a journalist before arresting him. The arrest of Maoist ideologue and poet Varavara Rao and searches in his two daughters residences 164

29 August, 2018 9:43 AM PSBs reduce Rs 64,106 crore NPAs via recoveries in FY18: RTI

The public sector banks (PSBs) had reduced their non-performing assets (NPAs) by Rs 64,106 crore in the last financial year through actual recoveries, revealed an RTI query. However, the reduction seems to be insignificant given the fact that gross NPAs of state run banks at the end of FY18 stood at Rs 8,95,601 crore. As per the Reserve Bank of India 50