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Chandrayaan-2: ISRO loses contact with moon lander ‘Vikram’

ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 mission suffered a setback, when Vikram the Lander lost communication with ground stations while attempting do a soft-landing on the Moon’s surface at an altitude of 2.1 km early on Saturday morning. During the last stage of the crucial Chandrayaan-2 mission, a snag occurred, where the communication link between the moon lander (Vikram)… Continue reading Chandrayaan-2: ISRO loses contact with moon lander ‘Vikram’

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RBI To Transfer Rs 1.76 Lakh Crore To Government

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday said that its central board has accepted the recommendations of Bimal Jalan Committee and approved surplus transfer to the government. The RBI will transfer a sum of Rs 1,76,051 crore to the government which comprises a surplus of Rs 1,23,414 crore for 2018-19. "The Central Board of… Continue reading RBI To Transfer Rs 1.76 Lakh Crore To Government

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Mumbai Police registers FIR against senior NCP leader

Mumbai Police registers FIR against senior NCP leader Mumbai Police has registered an FIR against senior NCP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar in the Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank scam. He along with leader of Peasants and Workers Party Jayant Patil and some functionaries of the cooperative bank have been booked for allegedly… Continue reading Mumbai Police registers FIR against senior NCP leader

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CBI Seeks Help From 5 Countries In INX Media Probe: Sources

The CBI has contacted five countries for information on shell companies and bank accounts to identify the manner in which kickbacks were allegedly routed in the INX Media case over ten years ago, sources said. Former Union Minister P Chidambaram and his son, Karti, are among those accused in the alleged scam involving jailed media… Continue reading CBI Seeks Help From 5 Countries In INX Media Probe: Sources

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Chidambaram’s lawyer writes to CBI, requests not to take any action till SC hearing

Congress leader P Chidambaram suffered a major setback Tuesday as the Delhi High Court dismissed his anticipatory bail in the INX Media scam, paving way for the investigating agencies, CBI and ED, to arrest him. Hours after the rejection of P Chidambaram's anticipatory bail application, a team of CBI reached his the Jor Bagh residence… Continue reading Chidambaram’s lawyer writes to CBI, requests not to take any action till SC hearing

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PMKMY: Govt aims to enroll 2-cr farmers for pension scheme by Aug 15

The CSC e-Governance Services India, which manages over 3.5 lakh common service centres across the country, has set a target of enrolling 2 crore small and marginal farmers under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maan-Dhan Yojana by August 15. The PM-KMY was launched by Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar in the national capital on Friday which… Continue reading PMKMY: Govt aims to enroll 2-cr farmers for pension scheme by Aug 15

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NDTV founders Prannoy and Radhika Roy stopped from flying abroad at Mumbai airport

NDTV co-founders Prannoy and Radhika Roy were stopped from flying abroad by authorities at Mumbai airport on Friday. According to sources, the airport authorities did not let the two fly as per a request filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation. Prannoy and Radhika Roy are being investigated by the CBI in a money laundering… Continue reading NDTV founders Prannoy and Radhika Roy stopped from flying abroad at Mumbai airport