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Principal resigns; Mayawati says he has been made scapegoat state Cong seeks CM’s resignation, compensation for victims’ keens
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Addressing media after visiting Baba Raghav Das College Hospital in Gorakhpur, chief minister Yogi Adityanath today broke down and said that anyone found guilty of negligence would not be spared.

NEW DELHI

Union minister Arun Jaitley today said that terrorists in Kashmir "are now under great pressure" and the number of stone pelters has "dwindled from hundreds and thousands to 20 or 30".

Srinagar

In a jolt to Hizbul Mujahideen, its three militants, including self-styled chief operations commander Yasin Itoo alias 'Gaznavi', were killed in an encounter that beganon Saturday night and also claimed the lives of two armymen in Shopian district of South Kashmir.

NEW DELHI

In the midst of evolving security situation in the region, India and Russia will hold a mega war game in October involving their Armies, Navies and the Air Forces for the first time to further ramp up military ties.

Kolkata

Major Opposition parties in West Bengal have demanded cancellation of elections to the seven municipal bodies held today, alleging widespread violence and booth-capturing by Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers.

Kolkata

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp and express transportation company, announced the winner of its Indian Small Business Grant Contest.  

Kolkata

Piaggio Vehicles Pvt Ltd has announced the opening of a new dealership for its iconic Vespa and sporty Aprilia at Kolkata. Situated in the heart of the city, this new showroom offers the various products under the Vespa and Aprilia SR 150 range.

Kolkata

“GST was needed for India’s development as there was an urgent need to raise the tax base & tax net for funding rural health and education projects”, said Arjun Ram Meghwal, Minister of State for Finance & Corporate Affairs, Government of India.

Kolkata

Air cooler company, Symphony Limited, reported net profit at Rs. 24.04 crore for the quarter ended June 2017 as against Rs. 31.56 crore in the corresponding quarter ended June 2016.

Kolkata

Manpasand Beverages Ltd. has reported a 25.04% rise in net profit at Rs. 35.82 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2017 as against net profit of Rs. 28.65 crore in the corresponding quarter of previous fiscal.  Total Income for Q1 of FY 17-18 at Rs.

KOLKATA/MUMBAI

Jet Airways, India’s premier full service international airline, today announced a special six-day celebratory fare sale to mark India’s 70th Independence Day.

KOLKATA/GURGAON

SpiceJet reported a profit of Rs 175 crore for the three months ended June 30th, 2017 as against 149 crore in the same quarter last year, making it the 10th successive profitable quarter for the airline. The profits grew by 18% during this period.

Kolkata

Ola, brings its Share customers an opportunity to ride with Ola Sainiks. Customers opting for Ola Share from August 14th to August 16, 2017, will get an opportunity to ride with ex-servicemen and interact with them during their ride.

KOLKATA/CHENNAI

Ashok Leyland received an order for over Rs. 120 crore from Rivigo. This order of 500 fully-built vehicles is driven by the success of the innovative iEGR (Intelligent Exhaust Gas Recirculation) technology which has been developed indigenously by Ashok Leyland.

NEW DELHI

Telecom subscribers will be able to soon check tariff plans of different operators on the regulator's website, improving transparency over rates, Trai Chairman RS Sharma has said.

Mumbai

The Modi government is unlikely to undertake any major reform in the remainder of its term but may channel its energy to publicise achievements and emerge more people-friendly with lower taxes, says a report.

NEW DELHI

Resolution of bad loans in the banking system is on 'right track' and will 'open the door' to rapid credit expansion and growth, Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya has said.

Mumbai

With more and more Indian professionals travelling on business purpose, a report has revealed that these trips are being extended for leisure, a trend which is slowly blurring the lines between business and leisure travel.

NEW DELHI

Various skill development schemes under the administrative control of different ministries should be handed over to the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship for better outcome, a report has suggested.

Chennai

Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday asked paper manufacturers to "reformulate" business model and make use use of degraded land to plant trees that can be availed as raw material by the industry.

NEW DELHI

The combined market valuation of nine of the top 10 most valued Indian companies plummeted by Rs 1,05,357 crore last week, with RIL and SBI emerging as the worst hit.

Mumbai

Reduction in saving deposit rates by three large banks over the past fortnight may set the ball rolling for lower lending rates and stoke greater competition among lenders, says a report.

NEW DELHI

United Breweries Ltd (UBL) had stopped sharing company-related information with erstwhile chairman Vijay Mallya since February after Sebi restrained the fugitive liquor tycoon from holding position as director or key managerial personnel in any listed firm.

NEW DELHI

The Union government will amend the cost audit rules under the companies law in order to ensure parity between financial and cost records.

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ROOPA LALL

An order issued by the government in November 2015 made it mandatory for road developers to use waste plastic along with bituminous mixes for road construction to overcome the growing problem of disposal of plastic waste in India's urban centres.

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M SURESH KUMAR

It was more than 18 months ago when the Municipal Councillor of Ward no. 17 promised residents in his area to construct a concrete footpath at Shiv Colony in Dollygunj.

Port Blair

The president, Pradesh Congress Committee,  Mr Mr Kuldeep  Rai  Sharma and other leaders have extended  their  greetings and good wishes to all the Islanders  on the occasion of Janmashtami,  which  is  the joyful  celebration of Lord Krishna's  birth  who spread  the

Port Blair

The Indian Coast Guard, A & N region conducted a clean-up drive at Junglighat on Saturday under its “Swachha Sagar Abhiyan”.

Port Blair

Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma, PCC president, A & N Islands   and all leaders of Congress Party have deeply mourned the   sad    demise of  Shri Swaroop  Lall, 94 years, ex- president, Pradesh Congress Committee , AICC Member, ex-president, INTUC, ex-chairperson, PBMC, 

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