RJD not to field candidates in UP poll: Lalu Prasad Yadav

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Gopalganj (Bihar): RJD president Lalu Prasad Tuesday said his party would not field any candidate in the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly election and would work in favour of "secular" forces. "RJD will not field any candidate in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh election," he told reporters in his native di...

Unions protest govt order to use unclaimed EPFO funds

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Central trade unions on Tuesday walked out of a meeting of the Central Board of Trustees (CBT) that was supposed to take a decision on increasing the quantum of investment by the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) in equity. CBT is the highest decision-making forum of the EPFO. The uni...

Court convicts RSPL, three officials in coal block scam case

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In the second conviction in the coal scam, Rathi Steel and Power Ltd (RSPL) and three of its officials were held guilty on Tuesday by a special court which held that they had "deceived" the government by making false representation even before the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The court obs...

Myntra acquires Jabong from Global Fashion Group

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Flipkart-owned Myntra today said it has acquired Jabong from Global Fashion Group for an undisclosed amount, a move that will mark further consolidation in Indias booming e-commerce industry.Myntra, which itself was acquired by Flipkart in 2014 in an estimated Rs 2,000 crore deal, will have acces...

Blackbuck case: Rajasthan HC acquits Salman Khan

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Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has been acquited by Rajasthan High Court on Monday in connection with 1998 Blackbuck and Chinkara poaching cases.A case had been registered against Khan under the Arms Act for alleged possession and use of arms with expired licence during poaching of two black buc...

Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila to end her 16-year long fast

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New Delhi, Apr 27 () A demand was made in the Lok Sabha today for repeal of the "draconian" Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in the North-East, with a few members saying it was the biggest deterrent in integrating the youth of the region with India. Participating in a discussion on the Dem...

Sterlite Tech Q1 net profit up 29% to Rs 40 crore

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Its net profit stood at Rs 15 crore in the year-ago period. However, the company registered 12 percent rise in revenues at Rs 260.4 crore in April-June 2016 quarter from Rs 233.2 crore in the year-ago period. "This quarter reflects that our y-o-y revenue has started picking up real momentum and t...

3M India's board meeting on August 04, 2016

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Panama Petrochem Ltd has informed BSE that the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company will be scheduled to be held on August 13, 2016 at its Corporate Office at Mumbai, inter alia, to approve and take on record the standalone and consolidated un-audited financial results of the Company ...

Scoreboard: India vs West Indies, First Test

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North Sound (Antigua): Star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin starred with a seven-wicket haul as India defeated West Indies by an innings and 92 runs on the fourth day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium here on Sunday. Ashwin decimated the West Indies` middle and lower or...