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Ara

A bridegroom was shot dead on his wedding day just after he garlanded his bride to be in Bihar's Bhojpur's district, police said on Sunday.

KOLKATA/BANGALORE

Bharti Airtel today announced a strategic partnership with Ola, mobile app for transportation, to offer a range of exciting digital services to customers.

KOLKATA/MUMBAI

State Bank of India (SBI) - the largest Home Loan provider in India has taken a giant leap to give a fillip to the affordable housing segment keeping the Prime Ministers vision of providing “Housing for All” by 2022.

KOLKATA/MUMBAI

The Government of India has appointed Dinabandhu Mohapatra as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of India, with effect from May 5, 2017.

Kolkata

HDFC Life announced the launch of HDFC Life Click 2 Protect 3D Plus, one of the most comprehensive and affordable term plans in India with as many as 9 plan options to choose from, including  Whole of Life options, Income Replacement Option and the Return of Premium O

Tokyo

The Union government will dilute its stake in state-run banks to 52 per cent once the health of the lenders improve and the money will be used to inject capital in them, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.

Tokyo

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is on schedule for implementation from July 1 and will not lead to any significant increase in prices of goods although cost of some services may see a marginal hike, Jaitley said.

Houston

On the second day of his US visit, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu met top executives of some of the world's largest technology companies and sought investments from them in his state.

Chandigarh

Portugal's Ambassador to India Joao da Camara called on Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar here on Monday and informed him that several Portuguese companies were keen on investing in the state.

Hoshiarpur

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday said that the new Real Estate policy in the state would be made in consultation with all stakeholders, promising a fair play to hotel associations and property dealers here.

NEW DELHI

Banks in Chhattisgarh are facing a shortage of cash, especially that of Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes, which has affected ATM operations and farm payments, Chief Minister Raman Singh said on Monday.

Chennai

Kamarajar Port Ltd has presented a set of recommendations to the Captain Subhash Kumar Committee, probing the collision of two cargo ships off the coast here in January, to enhance operational efficiency, a top official said on Monday.

Mumbai

Engineering services company Tata Technologies Monday said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Escenda Engineering AB.

Chandigarh

More than 72.83 lakh metric tonnes of wheat has arrived in the mandis of Haryana till Sunday.

Mumbai

Indianivesh Capital Monday said it would be investing Rs 25.7 crore in Maharashtra-based microlender M Power Micro Finance to drive expansion plans.

Chennai

Parry Nutraceuticals, a division of EID Parry and part of diversified business conglomerate Murugappa Group, has received the US Food and Drug Administration approval for its India facility to develop organic microalgae cultivation, the company said on Monday.

NEW DELHI

The CBI has found the role of nine shell companies, including several defaulters, for allegedly diverting proceeds related to the National Spot Exchange Limited (NSEL) scam to other avenues.

KOLKATA/MUMBAI

The Board of Directors of the Company initiated a study to explore the possibility of a merger between the Company and ACC Limited, which could enable both the companies to combine their strengths of business so as to benefit all the stakeholders.

Kolkata

Usha Ananthasubramanian has taken over as the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer (MD & CEO) of Allahabad Bank on  May 6.

NEW DELHI

Gold moved lower for the seventh day on Monday in the national capital -- this time by Rs 175 to Rs 28,550 per 10 grams -- chiefly because of a drop in local demand even as it saw a slight bounce overseas.

Mumbai

The rupee on Monday recovered modestly to close higher by 7 paise at 64.31 on bouts of dollar selling by exporters and banks amid firming equities.

NEW DELHI

The mutual fund (MF) industry's asset base has crossed the Rs 19 lakh crore mark in April on the back of fresh inflows in equity, debt and money market segments.

NEW DELHI

In a setback to Lalu Prasad Yadav, the Supreme Court today ruled that the RJD leader will stand separate trial in all four fodder scam cases as it set aside the Jharkhand High Court order which had dropped conspiracy charges against him.

Patna

Hailing the Supreme Court order that Lalu Prasad will face trial in all four fodder scam cases, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today said the verdict means the "end of the road" for the RJD chief in politics.

NEW DELHI

The Delhi unit of Congress has sought the sanction of Lt Governor Anil Baijal for initiating prosecution against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for "gross abuse of power" by the AAP government, as pointed out by the Shunglu Committee.

NEW DELHI

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator Kapil Mishra today submitted documents to the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) to back his allegations that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had delayed the probe into a Rs 400 crore tanker scam.

NEW DELHI

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today issued notices to the central and Delhi governments over the chemical gas leak from the Tughlaqabad container depot that affected over 450 schoolchildren.

NEW DELHI

Drunken drivers are no less than "suicide bombers", a city court has said while sending an offender to jail for five days. It refused to let off the man on mere payment of fine, saying doing so would convey the message that he can get away by just paying some money.

NEW DELHI

Former union minister P K Thungon, who was facing prosecution for 21 years in an alleged disproportionate assets case, has been acquitted by a Special Court which said the CBI has failed to prove its case.

NEW DELHI

India has been unanimously elected as the president of the UN-Habitat, an organ of the United Nations to promote sustainable human settlements across the globe. UN-Habitat reports to the United Nations General Assembly.

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