Trial Court Judge tried to solve Aarushi murder case like math puzzle

Allahabad, Oct 13 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court came down heavily on the trial court Judge in the Arushi Talwar murder case, saying he took evidence and circumstances of the case for granted and tried to solve it like a maths teacher or a film director, trying to give concrete shape to his own imagination […]

Global fallout of domestic policy needs studying: Jaitley

Washington, Oct 13 (IANS) India has underlined the need to understand the global spillovers of domestic policy actions, especially in the area of trade and financial regulations, the Finance Ministry said on Friday. “It is important to understand the global spill-overs of domestic policy actions of individual member countries especially on matters related to trade […]

Provisioning for insolvency cases not unusually large: RBI official

Kolkata, Oct 13 (IANS) Reserve Bank of India Deputy Governor N.S. Vishwanathan on Friday said the required provisioning for the NPA (non-performing asset) accounts referred for insolvency resolution is “nothing unusually large”. “Let me explain the logic for the provisioning requirement for the cases referred in the IBC (Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code),” he said at […]

Nifty50 hits record intra-day high, Sensex up over 300 points

Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) Surpassing its previous record, the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) hit a fresh intra-day high of 10,179.15 points on Friday. Previously, the Nifty50 scaled a high of 10,178.95 points on an intra-day basis on September 19. At 1.50 p.m., the index traded at 10,167.10 points — up 70.70 […]

Soldier, porter killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

Jammu, Oct 12 (IANS) An Indian soldier and a civilian porter were killed on Thursday as Pakistani Army opened fire on Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, police said. Police sources said the soldier and porter, working for the army, were killed in the firing in Krishna […]

GST hastily implemented, people suffering: Akhilesh

Lucknow, Oct 12 (IANS) Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday accused the Modi government of rushing through the Goods and Services Tax (GST) because of which, he said, people were facing a lot of problems. Addressing party workers on the 50th death anniversary of socialist ideologue Ram Manohar Lohia, the former Uttar Pradesh Chief […]