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25 June, 2017 1:10 AM Devendra Fadnavis writes off Rs 34,000 cr farm loans

Amidst the ongoing sowing operation, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday announced the promised crop loan waiver worth Rs 34,000 crore for 89 lakh farmers in the state, with 100 per cent repayment exemption for loans of up to Rs 1.5 lakh. The waiver, which Fadnavis described as "historic and unprecedented" is expected to help all debt-ridden 29

24 June, 2017 12:24 PM Not a single person from the Centre, Haryana govt contacted Junaid's family: CPI(M)

NEW DELHI: A delegation of leaders of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) visited the family of the Haryana teen who was murdered by a lynch mob on board a train on Thursday this week. The delegation, comprising senior CPM Politburo members Brinda Karat and Mohammed Salim, and Haryana state secretary Surinder Malik, among others, alleged that the attack 19

24 June, 2017 7:06 AM Govt clears proposal for setting up a new airport in Jewar in Greater Noida

Against the backdrop of rising air passenger traffic, there have been discussions for setting up a second airport in the NCR. New Delhi: Government on Saturday cleared proposal for setting up a new airport in Jewar in Greater Noida, Aviation minister has confirmed. The UP government had in April sought a fresh "technical evaluation" for the proposed 20

23 June, 2017 5:28 AM 17 Deaths in 24 Hours: MP Govt Hospital Under the Scanner

Indore: The death of 17 patients within 24 hours has put the spotlight on a state-run hospital in Madhya Pradesh amid allegations that oxygen supply to different wards had been snapped. Seven patients, six of who were on ventilators, died within 30 minutes. The administration of Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital has denied the allegations, claiming that if the central 21

23 June, 2017 12:30 AM Govt steps up heat with murder charge on Gurung

DARJEELING/SILIGURI: The Bengal government on Thursday slapped murder charges on Bimal Gurung and his wife, Asha, stepping up the heat on the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha. The government move came a day before all the GJM's Gorkhaland Territorial Authority sabhasads would be submitting their resignation to Gurung, who is also the GTA chief executive officer 20

22 June, 2017 6:52 PM 55 students taken ill after noon meal in Erode govt school

Erode: Fifty-five students were hospitalised here today when they took ill after consuming noon meal served at a government boys school, police said. The students of the school at Sivagiri complained of vomiting and purging about an hour after they had the meal, they said. The school authorities rushed the boys to Sivagiri Government Hospital, from where 23

22 June, 2017 7:19 AM Tata Power writes to govt offering to sell stake in Mundra plant: Sources

Tata Power has written to government offering to sell 51 percent stake in Mundra Plant to five discoms at Rs 1, reports CNBC-TV18’s Anisha Seth quoting sources. There are five states that are in power purchase agreement (PPA) for Tata Powers Mundra plant- Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjay, Madhya Pradhesh and Gujarat. Importantly, all these procures will have to agree 25

22 June, 2017 6:52 AM Maharashtra: Pellet guns used on farmers protesting against land for new airport, several injured

Several farmers were injured after police used pellet guns against the farmers protesting against land acquisition for a proposed airport at Nevali in Maharashtra's Thane district. The protest is taking place on the Thane-Badlapur highway with young men and women participating in the agitation. The angry protesters also clashed with police and pelted 23

22 June, 2017 6:12 AM Prabhat Dairy, Parag Milk, Vadilal Ind up 4-9% as govt bans milk products from China

The Government of India today has banned milk, milk products and confectionary from China for one year. Share prices of dairy products makers Prabhat Dairy, Parag Milk Foods and Vadilal Industries gained as much as 4-9 percent in morning trade Thursday after a ban on milk products from the world's second largest economy. The Government of India today 21

22 June, 2017 12:41 AM Tatas in talks with govt to take over ailing Air India?

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: The Centre is said to have sent feelers to the Tata Group, the original promoter of Air India, to buy the beleaguered national carrier. A few weeks ago, group chairman N Chandrasekaran is reported to have had an informal meeting with Union finance minister Arun Jaitley and civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju in New Delhi, triggering 52