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24 July, 2017 11:03 AM Mumbai: Woman biker crushed to death while avoiding a pothole, probe ordered

A 36-year-old woman was killed when she was thrown off her two-wheeler while avoiding a pothole on a road near Mumbai and was crushed by a passing truck. Bandra-resident Jagruti Hogale, a member of the all-women 'Bikerni' motorcycle club, was on a trip with two other bikers to Jawhar in Palghar district yesterday when the incident occurred, a police 14

23 July, 2017 12:00 PM India police investigate crude oil theft gang

Police in India have broken up a criminal network accused of using water tankers to steal millions of litres of crude oil from the country's biggest onshore field in Rajasthan. The investigation centres on the Cairn India oilfield in Barmer district and 25 people have been arrested. Fifty million litres of oil were stolen over a six-year period and sold to two local 20

22 July, 2017 5:57 AM 40% of Fortune 500 companies Asian, India has 7 in list

The latest edition of the Fortune Global 500 list, which ranks companies by their revenues in 2016, has a distinctly Asian flavour to it. With 197 companies on the list based on its soil, Asia is now home to more of these global giants than any other continent, leaving North America (145) and Europe (143) slugging it out for second spot. The rest of the world 42

21 July, 2017 3:15 PM By Cutting Vaghela Loose, Congress Gifts Him New Stature

In yet another display of its current lack of political smarts, the Congress appears to have conferred political martyrdom on its rebel Gujarat leader Shankersinh Vaghela who claimed today that he had been expelled from the party 24 hours ago. Injured hero Vaghela said, "Bapu is 77, not retired. I am in no mood to give up public life". "Bapu", as he is known 22

20 July, 2017 6:30 AM Jailed Sasikala has had nearly three times more visits than allowed: RTI

In her four months of imprisonment, AIADMK's Sasikala has met as many as 48 visitors. Amid an ongoing controversy surrounding AIADMK leader VK Sasikala allegedly receiving VIP treatment at the Bengaluru Central Prison, a Right to Information (RTI) response showed that the leader has been allowed 23 visits since being imprisoned earlier this year, reports 29

19 July, 2017 2:25 PM GST rolled out in a hurry, to impress the world: Rahul Gandhi

BANSWARA: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today sought to corner the NDA government over the GST issue claiming the indirect tax regime was rolled out in a hurry to "impress" the world, ignoring the interests of small businessmen in the country. Addressing a farmers' rally at a college ground in the tribal region of Rajasthan here, he said Parliament 24

19 July, 2017 1:40 PM ONGC To Gain Control Of HPCL, Cabinet Gives Nod For Stake Sale

HPCL will however not be merged with ONGC, it will remain a separate entity and operate as ONGC's subsidiary. Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its in-principle nod for the sale of the government's 51.11 per cent stake in Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) to Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) for Rs 30,000 crore, Press Trust of India reported. HPCL will however 31

19 July, 2017 7:17 AM Live: 'Even a coolie earns more than a nurse in Kerala' Lok Sabha discusses plights of nurses

Rajya Sabha proceeds with regular business The third day of monsoon session of Parliament is expected to hold short duration discussion on agrarian crisis and the recent killing and violence in the name of cow protection. Lok Sabha was adjourned till 12 noon after Congress MPs wanted to debate issues suspending Question Hour. They continued with sloganeering 24

19 July, 2017 5:52 AM Privacy a fundamental right? Here are 5 concerns with Aadhaar

A centralised and inter-linked database like Aadhaar will lead to profiling and self-censorship Privacy has been a key focus in the recent debate on Aadhaar. This is a very welcome development. Privacy is being interpreted in different, equally valid, ways by different sets of people. But the differences in interpretations are not always obvious to those 63

18 July, 2017 4:48 PM 4 defence PSUs target Rs 8,400 cr in revenues in FY18

The defence PSUs which signed the pacts with the ministry are Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL), Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) and Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd. Four leading defence PSUs on Tuesday inked separate agreements with the defence ministry for production of key military platforms in the current fiscal 21