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10 January, 2019 2:38 AM Man Charged With Sending Dangerous Parcels To Embassies In Australia

Savas Avan appeared in a Melbourne court after being arrested at his home in rural Victoria state on Wednesday. An Australian man was charged Thursday with sending dozens of packages believed to contain asbestos to embassies and consulates around the country. Savas Avan appeared in a Melbourne court after being arrested at his home in rural Victoria 189

8 January, 2019 3:43 PM Who will contest from Ram Vilas Paswan's Hajipur constituency? Son Chirag or brother Pasupati Kumar

Patna: With LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan deciding not to contest from Hajipur in Bihar, speculation is rife as to who will succeed him in the constituency: his son or brother. Nearly 42 years after he won the Hajipur Lok Sabha seat for the first time with a margin of 4.24 lakh votes, a feat that set a Guinness record. He has in all won the seat eight 123

6 January, 2019 5:43 AM "Digital Transactions Not Universal": RBI Told To Solve Dry ATM Issue

A parliamentary panel has asked the Reserve Bank of India to address the problem of perpetually dysfunctional ATMs so as to avoid a situation of forced cash crunch. The Standing Committee on Finance has also asked banks to install adequate number of ATMs. The panel tabled its report in Parliament last week. As per RBI data, there were 2,21,492 Automated 218

5 January, 2019 8:43 AM Govt amalgamates three regional rural banks

Punjab and Sind Bank said the central government felt that in the interest of the banks and the areas served by them, they should be amalgamated into a single RRB. The government has amalgamated three Regional Rural Banks -- Punjab Gramin Bank, Malwa Gramin Bank and Sutlej Gramin Bank -- into a single RRB with effect from January 1. In a filing to the BSE, Punjab 157

1 January, 2019 10:26 PM Amid Uncertainty Over Bengal 'Rath Yatras', BJP Mulls Rallies With PM

Ahead of national polls, the BJP planned-'Rath Yatras' that would have touched all 42 constituencies in the state. However, the BJP's plans became stuck in legal battles after the state government denied permission. With its Bengal 'Rath Yatras' stuck in legal tangles, the BJP's state unit is planning two-three rallies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in January 161

1 January, 2019 9:45 AM Woman Delivers Twins Inside Waiting Room Of Railway Station In Maharashtra

A woman gave birth to twins inside a waiting room of a railway station in Maharashtra on New Year's Day. Chhaya Savra, her newborn son and daughter are doing fine, a police official said. The woman went into labour this morning when she was travelling in a suburban train along with her husband and mother-in-law. As the train reached Palghar railway station 110

31 December, 2018 9:47 AM Aavas Financiers climbs 5% on refinance assistance from National Housing Bank

Aavas Financiers shares rallied 4.6 percent intraday Monday after getting refinance assistance from National Housing Bank. Jaipur-based affordable housing finance company has received fresh refinance assistance of Rs 400 crore in addition to the approval of undrawn limit of Rs 100 crore pertaining to previous year, in December 2018. "Such refinance assistance 94

29 December, 2018 6:15 PM Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath distributes portfolios; Bala Bachchan gets Home, Bhanot finance

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath distributed portfolios to his cabinet on Friday evening, keeping Public Relations, Industrial Policy and Investment Promotion Department and Employment Department among others with himself, an official said. Tribal MLA Bala Bachchan, who was the minister in the previous Digvijay Singh-led Congress government 152

28 December, 2018 9:22 AM BARC India Ratings: Taarak Mehta in top 3; Kasautii climbs up

MUMBAI: Hello peeps! Get ready to know the BARC ratings of 2018 before we welcome the New Year. Once again Star Plus shines at the number one position followed by Zee TV and Colors. In the rural area, Zee Anmol, Star Utsav and Sony Pal continue to stand at the top three positions. Talking about shows, Naagin 3 rules the roost and Kundali Bhagya continues 159

27 December, 2018 6:51 PM Transgender senior citizens to get fare-concession

New Delhi: The railways has decided to grant 40-per-cent concession in passenger fares to transgender senior citizens, the transporter said on Thursday. The concession for a person of the third gender, aged 60 years or above, will be available from New Year's Day, said Central Railway spokesperson Sunil Udasi. Till now, such a concession was admissible 108