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9:52 am   #Offstumped

Is Amartya Sen calling George Yeo a Sanghi ?

In a move that's likely to add to the bitterness between the Modi government and economist Amartya Sen, the Nobel laureate has gone public with what he calls his “ouster“ from the chancellorship of Nalanda University .

9:46 am   #Offstumped

When will Lutyens Media dare to camp in Uttar Pradesh hold Akhilesh's Anarchy to account ?

The mother of a journalist who was allegedly set ablaze by cops inside police station in Barbanki has died.

9:30 am   #Offstumped

Amit Shah in Kolkata - will he raise Tutuki Mandal abduction case ?

A day ahead of the BJP national president Amit Shah’s arrival in the city to address a party committee meeting, party co-observer for West Bengal Siddharth Nath Singh said here on Monday that Mr. Shah would meet the par

9:28 am   #Offstumped


"Next destination on the Vyapam Death Trail is bhopal. Waiting at Gwalior station for train. #AKillerCalledVyapam"

9:21 am   #Offstumped

Vasundhara Raje wont let ideology interfere with Governance

Posters and pamphlets being distributed in the Walled City by various organisations are replete with exhortations of saving the city’s religious heritage.

9:19 am   #Offstumped

Every random suicide in Madhya Pradesh will now have a Vyapam link

Police denied allegations of the death being linked to Vyapam scam adding that he was an alcoholic and was depressed over mounting debt.

9:13 am   #Offstumped

Why we urgently need a Digital Privacy Law

The Times Of India daily ePaper - Watch digital ePaper of India from around the world.

9:09 am   #Offstumped

This strategist thinks "war of words" a mistake ?

India’s Wayward Words « | Foreign Policy | the Global Magazine of News and Ideas

9:02 am   #Offstumped

Over analyzing political fallout of Lutyens Media's daily obsessions

Chouhan, whom the anti-Modi camp had tried to prop-up as a challenger to Modi before the Lok Sabha polls, was identified as a part of the LK Advani group.

8:57 am   #Offstumped

Amit Shah has a Mission Bihar

Team Amit Shah has started working for the upcoming Bihar elections from ground zero even as an internal survey of the BJP in the state claimed 127 seats for the party in what is expected to be a tooth-and-nail contest between the saffron party and the ca

8:54 am   #Offstumped

"Tinder for Good Governance"

Technology writer Krish Raghav reviews Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's official phone app.

8:53 am   #Offstumped

#PaperTigers want "Family Planning"

PM Narendra Modi must tell Muslims to embrace family planning: Saamna - The Sena also said the growth in Muslim population, which comes to the fore in every census, would lead to an imbalance and sought that the RSS exert pressure on the government to mak

8:51 am   #Offstumped

Missing Dornier unknown fate

The father of untraceable Coast Guard navigator Deputy Commandant MK Soni has asked PM Modi not to let Dornier plane remain a mystery.

8:38 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   

Tutuki Mandal's Untold Story - Wakeup Call for Mamata's Bengal

Tutuki Mandal, resident of Magrahat block who was appearing for Class Xth exams was allegedly kidnapped by local goons and despite constant plea of her father with the local police and administration, her fate remains unknown.

8:18 am   #Offstumped   #States

Pawan Kalyan scoring where his brother came a cropper

Actor and Jana Sena Party founder Pawan Kalyan on Monday asked the governments of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to sort out contentious issues amicably and said: ?My concern is about whether the two Governments have the

7:50 am   #Offstumped   #Inclusive India

"If I am cause of embarrassment I will resign"

Thampu had on Sunday claimed that the victim is being used against him by 'certain elements' in the college.

7:48 am   #Offstumped   #Economy


Reliance Industries (RIL) will offload 3.1% stake in media and entertainment firm Network18 Media and Investments for an estimated Rs 200 crore to bring down its shareholding to the permitted level of 75%.

7:45 am   #Offstumped   #Politics

UPA's Coal taint not going away anytime soon

The bench, issued notices to the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate on a plea by the NGO Common Cause, which has demanded a court-monitored inquiry into the diary.

7:42 am   #Offstumped   #Politics

Swapan asks "who governs India"

Modi doesn?t want to lose his grip on the larger political narrative by responding to each and every political outrage, writes Swapan Dasgupta.

7:31 am   #Offstumped   #Politics

After the Vyapam madness commonsense creeps back

Rai said that an expert like the Bhopal-based forensic expert, Dr D K Satpathy should head the investigating committee and re-examine the deaths that have occurred. - The Economic Times on Mobile

7:15 am   #Offstumped   #Politics

Vikram Mehta shows the mirror to Lutyens Media

?Lalitgate? is an act of monumental political indiscretion. But it is also the case that lines between responsible investigation and vigilantism have blurred

7:00 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Punjab - 3 more schools to come up

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today approved the setting up of three more schools at Sangrur, Ferozepur and Gurdaspur districts for meritorious students.

6:35 am   #NitiPTI   #Economy   

Uber to invest $50mn in Hyderabad; set up biggest global office

Taxi-hailing app Uber will invest USD 50 million in Hyderabad over the next five years to establish a facility that will house hundreds of its employees and would be its biggest international office.

6:00 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Bengal - BJP delegation meets Sattor torture victim at Suri jail

A BJP delegation, led by actress Rupa Ganguly, met Hitunnesha Bibi who was sent to 12 days' judicial custody by a Birbhum court under several non-bailable cases.

5:30 am   #NitiPTI   #Economy   

NDA to release Rs 1,950 crore for sugar mills

The Centre will soon release a package of Rs 1,950 crore for the cooperative sugar mills in Maharashtra according to state Cooperation minister Chandrakant Patil.

5:00 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Maharashtra govt plans revamp of Gorewada Zoo

Aiming to make it one-of-its-kind zoo in the country, the Maharashtra government today said it is planning a massive revamp of the Gorewada zoo in Nagpur.

4:45 am   #NitiPTI   #Culture   

The Dalai Lama's life in pictures

A collection of 80 photos that chronicle the significant life history of the Dalai Lama is currently on show here as part of celebrations of the spiritual leader's 80th birthday celebrations.

4:00 am   #NitiPTI   #National   

Farthest Field: Story of forgotten Indians in World War II

Growing up in his grandmother's home in Chennai, the faded silver framed photographs of three unknown men hanging on the wall never really piqued journalist Raghu Karnad's interest.

3:25 am   #NitiPTI   #Culture   

R K Laxman's cartoons to be exhibited in Kerala Lalithakala Akademi

Cartoon buffs in Kerala now have a rare chance to peep through the legendary creations of iconic cartoonist late R K Laxman.

3:18 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

NaMo holds talks with Uzbek President - Key highlights

India and Uzbekistan today decided to boost ties in key areas of atomic energy, defence and trade during "productive" talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uzbek President Islam Karimov as they also shared concerns over rise in terrorism in their "extended neighbourhood".

3:00 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Saudi Arabia opens new airport in Medina ahead of Hajj

Weeks before the annual Hajj pilgrimage, Saudi Arabia has opened a new international airport built at a cost of USD 1.2 billion and a passenger capacity of eight million a year in Medina, the second holiest city of Islam.

2:39 am   #NitiPTI   #Culture   

JNU professor awarded for contribution to Mongolian studies

A professor at Jawaharlal Nehru University has been awarded by the Government of Mongolia for his contribution to Mongolian Studies and development of relations between the two countries.

2:30 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Suresh Prabhu unveils LHB Unit at Integral Coach Factory

Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu today launched the LHB unit at the Integral Coach Factory here, set up at a cost of Rs 252 crore.

2:00 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

IMF 'ready to assist Greece if requested': Lagarde

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde said today that the global crisis lender would assist Greece if asked, a day after Greek voters rejected a prior bailout plan.

12:59 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Nobel laureates to UN: Loosen purse strings for children

14 Nobel laureates from across the world, led by India's Kailash Satyarthi, today appealed to the United Nations and the international community at large to "loosen the purse strings" and invest in education to protect children from exploitation and violence.

12:30 am   #NitiPTI   #National   

Heat-related deaths will double in urban India by 2080: IIM

Heat-related mortalities will witness a two-fold increase in urban areas of India by 2080, a study done by the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad (IIM-A) predicts.

12:04 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Stephen's row: unavailability of ICC members hampering probe

The Internal Complaints Committee probe into St Stephen's College's molestation row is moving at a slow pace "due to unavailability" of all the panel members at a given point of time, a UGC official who visited the campus was informed today.

Jul 06, 2015 11:44 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Nashik civic body razes illegal structures ahead of Kumbh

Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) today razed illegal structures in a major anti-encroachment drive undertaken ahead of the Kumbh Mela beginning next week.

11:24 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

JKNPP accuses embezzlement of funds, ration by CA&PD department

The Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party today alleged that 80 per cent of ration and funds meant for below poverty line (BPL) consumers was being embezzled by a nexus of Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution (CA&PD) department and ration dealers in J&K's Udhampur district.

11:04 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Prakash Javadekar to hold meeting on Western Ghats tomorrow

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar will hold a meeting tomorrow to review the progress of physical demarcation of Ecologically Sensitive Area (ESA) in Western Ghats region and will also discuss further course of action for its protection and conservation.

10:48 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Lalit Modi gets ED summons in money-laundering case

The Enforcement Directorate has issued summons to ex-IPL boss Lalit Modi in connection with an alleged money-laundering case registered against him here.

10:44 pm   #NitiPTI   #Economy   

NDA may cap premature PF withdrawals at 75%

The government is looking to cap premature provident fund withdrawals at 75 per cent for EPFO subscribers at any given time till the age of 58.

10:31 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #World   

NaMo's gift to President of Uzbekistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today presented President Islam Karimov a specially commissioned reproduction of Khamsa-i-Khusrau by the great 13th century sufi poet Amir Khusrau who was born in Uttar Pradesh and whose father hailed from Uzbekistan.

10:30 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

MP govt will take action once Vyapam probe is over: Jaju

BJP national vice president Shyam Jaju today said Madhya Pradesh government was conducting a probe in the Vyapam scam with sincerity, which was why at least 38 persons had been arrested in the case so far.

10:24 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Airstrike hits market north of Yemen's Aden, over 45 killed

A massive airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels hit a local marketplace in Yemen, killing over 45 civilians today, security officials and eyewitnesses said.

10:04 pm   #NitiPTI   

FTII to get nearly 40 crore plan, non-plan expenditure this fiscal

The Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) will get around Rs 40 crore of plan and non plan expenditure this financial year.

10:02 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

UP shocker: Journalist's mother 'set ablaze' by 2 policemen

The mother of a journalist was set ablaze today at Kothi police station here allegedly by two policemen after she refused to "bribe" them to free her husband, prompting authorities to suspend the two officials and register a case against them.

9:59 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #World   

NaMo in Uzbekistan - Speaks at the banquet hosted by President Karimov

Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on an eight-day visit to five Central Asian countries and Russia, today arrived in Uzbekistan marking the start of his visit.

9:53 pm   #NitiPTI   #Governance   
9:43 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Vyapam scam - No injuries on TV journalist's body, according to autopsy report

No internal or external injuries were found on the body of TV journalist Akshay Singh, who suddenly took ill and died last weekend while covering the Vyapam scam of Madhya Pradesh, according to the post-mortem report.

9:33 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Bihar Legislative Council polls to be held tomorrow: EC

The Election Commission (EC) today said polls to the 24 seats of Bihar Legislative Council will be held tomorrow as scheduled in the light of the Supreme Court refusing to stay the polls and accepting EC's suggestion that tenure of the elected members be decided by draw of lots.

9:33 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Cash-for-vote: ACB arrests 2nd TDP MLA Sandra Venkata Veeraiah

Telangana Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), probing the cash-for-vote case allegedly involving TDP MLA A Revanth Reddy, today arrested a second party legislator Sandra Venkata Veeraiah after interrogating him in connection with the case.

9:17 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Rajnath Singh to chair NE CMs meeting on July 11 in Guwahati

The Centre has convened a meeting of Chief Ministers of Northeastern states at Guwahati to discuss various issues, including strategy to deal with insurgents based in Myanmar.

8:57 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Pakistan parliamentary panel fails to approve Hindu marriage law

The minority Hindu community in Pakistan will have to wait more before they can register their marriages as the lawmakers today deferred till July 13 the final approval of the Islamic country's first Hindu marriage law.

8:33 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

India to renew contract with Kazakhstan for uranium supply

To fulfill the requirement of nuclear power reactors, India will sign a contract with Kazakhstan to procure 5,000 metric tonnes of uranium, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the Central Asian nation tomorrow.

7:17 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   

Vyapam Mystery Deaths - Fallacy of Numbers or Confirmation Bias ?

The Vyapam Scam is a systemic scandal of a scale unlike any in India. With over 2000 arrests, the Court monitored Investigation nailing the high and mighty it is silly for Delhi Media to wake up belatedly and look for a conspiracy angle in every random death in Madhya Pradesh.

6:42 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Former Maharashtra Minister Pratapsinh Mohite Patil passes away

Former Maharashtra Minister Pratapsinh Mohite-Patil today passed away at a private hospital here after a brief illness.

6:42 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Kerala CM terms MLA's action as 'cheap political stunt'

Kerala Assembly today witnessed noisy scenes over the alleged attack by CPI woman MLA E S Bijimol on Additional District Magistrate of Idukki district last week as Chief Minister Oommen Chandy termed the her action as a "cheap political stunt".

6:42 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

BJP alleges discrimination against its MPs by UP govt

Alleging discrimination, BJP in Uttar Pradesh today claimed that "none" of the proposals submitted by the BJP MPs has been cleared by the SP government.

6:22 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Punjab sanctions Rs 43 cr for sewerage treatment plants along Ghaggar river

Punjab Chief Minister Paraksh Singh Badal today sanctioned Rs 43 crore for the timely completion of ongoing construction of Sewerage Treatment Plants (STPs) along river Ghaggar in the state.

6:12 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Former AP minister Bhattam Srirama Murthy no more

Freedom fighter and former Andhra Pradesh minister Bhattam Srirama Murhty today died at a hospital in the district following a prolonged illness, his family said.

6:02 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Greece referendum gets a thumbs up from CPI(M)

CPI(M) today congratulated people of Greece for giving a "resounding no" to austerity measures sought to be imposed by international creditors in exchange of a bailout of its bankrupt economy.

6:00 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Syama Prasad Mookerjee a great leader and profound thinker: NaMo

Rich tributes were paid to Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee on his birth anniversary today with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan leading the commemorations.

5:48 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Nagpur, Wardha reaping benefits of water conservation scheme

`Jalyukta Shivar Abhiyan', the ambitious water conservation initiative of Maharashtra government, has started to bear fruits in the Nagpur and Wardha districts, officials claim.

5:13 pm   #NitiPTI   

NDA forms panel to examine UNICEF's child survey report

Under fire for holding back state- wise findings of UNICEF's Rapid Survey on Children, the Women and Child Development Ministry has constituted a committee to examine the report following differences of opinion over the survey methodology.

4:59 pm   #NitiPTI   #Digital   

Union Bank takes digital initiatives with M-passbook and more

Taking a step towards digitalisation, state-run Union Bank of India today launched a slew of initiatives such as IMPS at branches and M-passbooks for its customers.

4:56 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Rajasthan govt bans new admissions in Jodhpur National University over fake degrees

Rajasthan government today issued an order banning new admissions in the Jodhpur National University (JNU), which awarded more than 25,000 fake degrees to students, with immediate effect for the academic session 2015-16.

4:38 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Cash-for-vote: ACB grills TDP MLA Veeraiah

The Telangana Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), which is probing the cash-for-vote case involving TDP MLA A Revanth Reddy, today began grilling another legislator of the party, Sandra Venkata Veeraiah, in connection with the case.

4:27 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Puducherry - Tributes paid to Jagjivan Ram

Speaker of Puducherry Assembly V Sabapathy paid floral tributes at the statue of the freedom fighter and former Deputy Prime Minister Babu Jagjivan Ram on the occasion of his 29th death anniversary today.

4:17 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Pakistan desperate to disrupt Amarnath Yatra in J&K: Nirmal Singh

Asserting that the recent incidents of ceasefire violations were aimed at facilitating infiltration from across the border, J&K Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh today said that Pakistan was desperately trying to disrupt the annual Amarnath Yatra in the state.

4:06 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Vyapam scam - Congress more eager to play politics over deceased

The BJP Government in Madhya Pradesh today accused the Congress of "playing politics over the deceased" and asserted that Jabalpur Medical College Dean Arun Sharma's death was not related to the case.

3:59 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Haryana- 7,200 police personnel to be recruited

As many as 7,200 police personnel, including 1,000 women, will soon be recruited in the state, Haryana Director General of Police Y S Singhal said today.

3:52 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Maharashtra rights panel brings 'Justice at the Door'

In a bid to provide justice to aggrieved people of the state, Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission (MSHRC) is conducting a three-day programme for hearing of cases at divisional level only instead of calling them here.

3:41 pm   #NitiPTI   #Culture   

Amarnath yatra - 6th batch of 2,128 pilgrims leaves from Jammu

The sixth batch comprising 2,128 pilgrims today left from the base camp here for the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

3:32 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Stephen's molestation row: Thampu offers to resign

Facing criticism over handling of the research scholar molestation case, St Stephen's principal Valson Thampu today said he would resign if it was proved that "he was a cause of embarrassment to the institution".

3:21 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

J&K CM congratulates candidates who cracked civil services

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed congratulated the candidates from the state who qualified the UPSC civil services examinations, saying they will become role models for many aspiring students.

3:15 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Kerala asks Railways to implement Sabari rail

The Kerala government today requested the Railways to implement the ambitious Sabari railway line project without insisting that the state bear half the cost.

3:05 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Culture   

Krishna Gopal to Doordarshan on Ambedkar, Modi and more

In an interview to DD news, Sahasarakaryavah of RSS Dr. Krishna Gopal spoke on Ambedkar while also sharing his views on a wide range of current issues

2:46 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

India, Bangladesh launch survey in enclaves over nationality

India and Bangladesh today launched a joint survey to record the "choice of nationality" of 51,584 people in 162 enclaves in each other's territories ahead of the July 31 integration of the land with the respective mainland under the historic Land Boundary Agreement (LBA).

2:06 pm   #NitiPTI   #Economy   

Greece crisis may have indirect impact on India: Finance Secretary

With Greek voters rejecting the European bailout proposals heightened the risk of Greece's exit for the Eurozone, the government today said it is closely monitoring the situation as India may be indirectly impacted from the fallout.

2:01 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Mizoram rejects talks offer of HPC(D)

Mizoram government has rejected the offer for conditional tripartite talks from Manipur-based militant outfit Hmar People's Convention (Democrats), state Home Minister R Lalzirliana said here today.

1:41 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Stephen's molestation row: Students, teachers hold protest

Scores of students, teachers and women rights activists today took to the streets protesting against the alleged molestation of a research scholar at St Stephen's College and the principal's attempts to hush up the issue.

1:39 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

NaMo leaves on six-nation visit, to attend BRICS, SCO Summits

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left on an eight-day visit to five Central Asian countries as also Russia, aiming to enhance strategic, economic and energy ties besides attending Summits of BRICS and Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).

1:37 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Madhya Pradesh - Now every death in the state to be linked to Vyapam scam?

A 25-year-old woman trainee sub-inspector, who got into the police force through an exam conducted by Vyapam, was today found dead in a lake here.

1:21 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Odisha- Director of chitfund organisation arrested

A director of a chit fund organisation, which had allegedly duped investors of crores of rupees in Odisha's Ganjam district, has been arrested, police said today.

12:57 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

JBT scam: SC judge recuses from hearing OP Chautala's plea

Supreme Court judge U U Lalit today recused himself from hearing a petition of former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, who along with his son Ajay Singh Chautala and three others, is serving a 10-year jail term in the teachers' recruitment scam case.

12:55 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Nigeria blast- 44 killed, 67 injured

An emergency agency official says 44 people were killed by two bombs that exploded at a crowded mosque and an elite Muslim restaurant in Nigeria's central city of Jos.

12:07 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   

Narendra Modi goes to Central Asia - Global Media Roundup

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi's takes off to Tashkent, Team Niti rounds up all the buzz in the media (global and domestic) on the issues dominating his Central Asia agenda.

12:05 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

NaMo, Nawaz Sharif to meet on sidelines of SCO Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif will meet on the sidelines of the SCO Summit in Russia on July 10.

11:43 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

Darjeeling landslides- NIDM expert blames shoddy road work in hilly areas

l-planned roads and neglect of indigenous erosion-control measures coupled with haphazard construction in hilly areas triggered the massive landslide in Darjeeling last week, an expert said today.

11:22 am   #NitiPTI   

City-level forum for each of 100 smart cities

The Centre's ambitious smart cities project, apart from a state-level high-powered steering committee (HPSC), will have a city-level advisory forum for each of the 100 smart cities to enable people to actively participate in governance and reforms.

11:16 am   #NitiPTI   #States   

BJP-PDP coalition will not compromise with integrity of J&K: Ram Madhav

On the birth anniversary of Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee, the BJP today said the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir will not compromise with his ideology of an integrated state and will never support separatist forces.

9:57 am   #NitiPTI   #World   
8:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   

Draft National Medical Device Policy: A Review

The Government of India has recently made public a draft of National Medical Device Policy. Here's an analysis of the draft which says that while it is a commendable effort towards promoting Make in India for medical devices, the pricing control is a concern.

6:30 am   #NitiPTI   #National   

Black money compliance window: Declaration of overseas stash

According to the scheme under the window, such a declaration can be filed online by an individual or entity and mandatorily will have to carry a "digital signature" to validate it.

2:12 am   #NitiPTI   #World   

Deutsche Bank\'s USD 1-bn investment faces fresh probe

RBI and Sebi are having a fresh look at the case to ensure compliance to their norms.

12:02 am   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Yogendra Yadav says "me too" on Bihar Polls

Looking to be a part of the action in the run up to Bihar Assembly polls later this year, Swaraj Abhiyan, the group founded by expelled AAP leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, has said it will campaign against the "corrupt and candidates with criminal background".

10:00 pm   #NitiPTI   #National   

Corporate Espionage - Plugging the Leaks

The MHA came out with the guidelines against the backdrop of the leak of classified information from some ministries including the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

8:10 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Digital   

Narendra Modi's #DigitalDialogue - Q&A with Netizens

Keeping his promise of ensuring participatory governance and connecting India digitally, PM Modi has launched #DigitalDialogue, inviting people to suggest ideas and share views on Digital India.

4:43 pm   #NitiPTI   #Culture   
4:36 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   
3:54 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   
3:50 pm   #NitiPTI   #National   

Complaint against Lalit Modi over tweets defaming President, aide

The complaint sent to Delhi Police Commissioner from the President's Secretariat has screen shots of June 23 and June 25 tweets annexed to it, besides an 80-page file that the former IPL chief, being probed by the Enforcement Directorate for alleged money laundering, had attached to his twitter posts.

3:16 pm   #NitiPTI   #Politics   

Coalscam probe: ED files five new FIRs

The latest FIRs have been lodged by the central probe agency against firms based in Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Delhi, West Bengal and Chhattisgarh, official sources said.

2:56 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

Lalit Modi Circus leaves town - Lutyens Media Schizophrenia shifts to Vyapam

The Dean of a Jabalpur medical college, said to be probing fake examinees in the Vyapam scam, was found dead in a Delhi hotel today, adding yet another murky twist to the scandal even as Delhi Media houses shift focus belatedly to the Madhya Pradesh scam.

2:48 pm   #NitiPTI   #National   

Rashtrapati Bhavan files complaint against Lalit Modi

The complaint was handed over to the Delhi Police, which is yet to take a call on whether to register a case or seek necessary instructions from a court for blocking the Twitter page, official sources said.

2:40 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Israel excitement levels up over India UN Vote

In a "historic first" in UN votes on Israel, India did not vote for the Palestinians, but rather abstained, wrote a commentator while others described it as "dramatic" and an "unprecedented achievement for Israel".

2:34 pm   #NitiPTI   #World   

Greece's voters decide euro future in too-close-to-call poll

Greeks voted today in a tightly fought referendum on whether to accept worsening austerity in exchange for more bailout funds, or reject it in a gamble that could see it crash out of the euro.

2:33 pm   #NitiPTI   #States   

St Stephen\'s molestation row: Thampu says victim being used

St Stephen's college principal Valson Thampu, who is embroiled in a controversy over shielding the accused in a molestation row, today claimed "the victim is being used against him" and a forensic investigation of the "purported" recordings will clear the air.