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Mumbai

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' statement that workers of political parties were behind violence during the farmers' agitation has not gone down well with BJP ally Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghtana.

NEW DELHI

The Supreme Court today cleared the decks for admission in PG medical courses through 50 per cent institutional reservation in Aligarh Muslim University and Banaras Hindu University and extended the time to fill up the vacant seats till June 12.

NEW DELHI

Two persons were held today for allegedly barging into the CPI(M) head office here and trying to manhandle party general secretary Sitaram Yechury in an episode the Left party was quick to blame the RSS for.

Lucknow

BJP stalwarts L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Union minister Uma Bharti will not have to attend the day-to-day trial in the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition case, with a CBI special court today exempting them from personal appearance.

Author: 
Pralay Mondal

Till a few years ago, loan processing was more subjective in nature and inconsistent. However, with digitization, we are in a whole new world of instant credit and insta-loans. Credit processes coupled with technological initiatives has transformed the entire customer experience ecosystem with institutions relying more on credit reports generated by Credit Information Companies (CIC).

Author: 
G. Srinivasan

The irony of the United States President Donald Trump announcement during a White House Rose Garden briefing on Thursday that his country would exit from the historic Paris climate agreement designed to reducing carbon emissions to slow climate change is not lost on the rest of the universe.

Certain traits never change – in either individuals or parties run by them. One of these is the urge to dominate and silence the critics. This was visible during the Emergency period of Indira Gandhi. The Press was muzzled. Censorship ensured that nothing critical of the government came out in newspapers (TV channels were not there). One result of it was that the Government of the day, especially the Prime Minister, was totally unaware of the anger and indignation growing among the people over government highhandedness.

Report by: 
BALRAM SINGH

Commuters of an STS bus travelling to their destinations escaped with minor injuries on Wednesday when the vehicle overturned at 14 km of North South road in Great Nicobar region. The mishap occurred at around 8 am today and police and fire teams rushed to the spot to evacuate the injured.

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL

In a tragic incident, an elderly woman of Pathergudda allegedly committed suicide on Wednesday by setting herself on fire. The deceased has been identified as B Laksmi, 62 year old. Police have registered a case of unnatural death.

Report by: 
M SURESH KUMAR

Burglary at a house in Delanipur, near All India Radio road here was reported on Wednesday. According to sources, Dori Swamy, a driver in the Municipal Council, went on a tour to Rangat in Middle Andaman recently and unidentified persons utilised the opportunity and decamped with household goods last night from this residence.

Port Blair

In the new series ‘Apne Panchayat Se’, the Secretary (RD, PRI & ULB), Mr Udit Prakash Rai, will be LIVE on AIR on June 12, 2017. He will speak on developmental activities underway at Meethakhari and Beodnabad Panchayats. The Pradhan of Mithakhari Panchayat, Mohd.

Port Blair

All India Radio here will conduct an audition for preparation of panel of various language casual assignees in Nicobari, Tamil, Telugu, Bengali and Malayalam.

Port Blair

The Botanical Survey of India, Andaman and Nicobar Regional Centre celebrated World Environment Day befittingly on June 5.

Port Blair

The president, Pradesh Congress Committee, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma and other leaders of the party have mourned the   demise of Smt  Phool  Kaur, wife of late Sita Ram, resident of Gurudwara Line. She was 79.

Port Blair

Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram organized a volleyball tournament at Kalapahar Volleyball ground, Mayabunder recently to commemorate Birsa Munda’s Martyrdom Day which falls on  June 9.  The tournament was inaugurated by Mr Venkatrammna, Junior Engineer, APWD Diglipur Division a

Port Blair

Under the influence of moderate to strong Southwest Monsoon current, strong Southwesterly wind speed between 45 kmph and generally rough seas are likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coast. Fishermen have been advised not to venturing into the sea.

Port Blair

Nation Live News Channel will broadcast a special bulletin under ‘Andaman Live’ at 6.30 pm and 10.30 pm on June 8 on Goods and Service Tax (GST).

Port Blair

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 4.1 meters between 5.30 pm on June 7 to 11.30 pm  of June 9 along the west coast of Andaman Islands between Ten Degree Channel and Coco Channel.

Bengaluru

With less than a month left for the rollout of the GST, the Karnataka government today tabled in the state assembly a bill required for implementing the new indirect tax regime.

Mumbai

The Bombay High Court today transferred the probe in a rape and human trafficking case to Maharashtra CID after it was alleged that the policemen named as perpetrators by the two victims were assigned the probe.

Ahmedabad

Gujarat Congress president Bharatsinh Solanki today met his senior party colleague Shankersinh Vaghela at the latter's residence and claimed there was no difference of opinion between them.

Lucknow

To prevent gangsters from running crime syndicates from behind the bars, the Uttar Pradesh police has decided to get state-of-the-art jammers that can block 4G mobile signals in prison compounds across the state.

Madurai

Madras High Court Bench here today dismissed a PIL seeking a direction to the government to test the milk supplied by the private dairy firms in view of the statement of a Tamil Nadu Minister that chemicals were being adultrated by them.

Thiruvananthapuram

Amid the row over ban on sale of cattle for slaughter, the Kerala Assembly will meet here tomorrow to discuss the issue.

Chandigarh

The Punjab government will hold the budget session its 15th Vidhan Sabha from June 14 to June 23, with the presentation of the annual budget for 2017-18 on June 20.

NEW DELHI

A Delhi court has granted bail to four men arrested for allegedly raping a US tourist in a five- star hotel here last year.

Shimla/Solan

Eight persons, including four children, were killed and 15 others injured when a huge wall of a factory collapsed following heavy rains and storm in the industrial township of Baddi in Solan district, police said today.

Srinagar

One militant was gunned down when the Army foiled an infiltration bid in Machil sector of north Kashmir's Kupwara district, an official said today.

Kannauj (UP)

Leaving your pet hungry could cost you dearly, as a farmer in Uttar Pradesh realised the hard way. Much to the shock of Sarvesh Kumar Pal, his goat chewed up currency notes worth Rs 62,000 kept in the pocket of his trousers while he had gone for a bath.

NEW DELHI

Amid reports of unease among BJP leaders in the North-East (N-E) over the beef issue, a top party leader today asserted that its state governments have no intention to impose any dietary restriction on people.

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