india

Forest personnel donate money to family of deceased watcher

Days after a 24-year-old Forest Watcher C. Chandru, a native of Pudukottai district, died while retrieving the carcass of an elephant that had slipped into a contour canal and died at Udumalpet in Tirupur district, forest personnel have pooled money to donate it to the family of the deceased. More than 700 Foresters, Forest Guards […]

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Easy money can’t revive economy: SBI report

‘More direct and quicker fiscal measures required to push sagging growth’ State Bank economists have opined that an easy monetary policy will be ineffective to push the sagging growth engine and that what is needed is more direct and quicker fiscal measures. The financial system is “in need for some serious repair” and the government […]

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Money laundering case: Robert Vadra appears before ED

Taking to Twitter and Facebook, Vadra said this is the 11th time he has appeared before probe agencies in cases against him and has been subjected to 70 hours of questioning so far. Robert Vadra, the brother-in-law of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, on May 30 appeared before the Enforcement Directorate in connection with a money […]

celebrity

Please Be Advised: Zac Efron Has Way More Money Than You Might Think

Hey, guys, do you ever wonder how much money Zac Efron has made from his professional job as Pre-Teen Heartthrob turned Teen Heartthrob turned Adult-Women-Are-Still-Obsessed Heartthrob? Cool, same! Zac and his frosted tips have been skipping their way into our collective hearts since High School Musical, a terrifying time when side-swept bangs obscured half of […]

cities

Not offered money to join BJP, will sue Kejriwal, says AniDl Bajpai

Gandhi Nagar MLA Anil Bajpai, who recently joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)on Sunday said that he would file a defamation case against Delhi chief minister and AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal if the CM does not tender an apology for his “false” allegations of he being offered money to switch sides. Bajpai denied the allegation […]

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Court strikes down resolution on compounding fees from Pune builders

The Bombay high court (HC) recently struck down a May 2011 general body resolution of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) under which civic officers recovered from builders crores of rupees for violating the Maharashtra Regional and Town Planning Act, 1966. The PMC had collected the money as ‘compounding charges’. The division bench of justice SC […]

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How Yes Bank lost Rs 16,049 cr investor money in one day

The scrip was the worst hit among the front-line companies on both the indices during the day. Shares of Yes Bank slumped nearly 30 per cent on Tuesday after the company reported a loss of Rs 1,506.64 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, owing to rise in provisioning for bad loans. The scrip […]