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Thursday, July 19, 2018
V-Cs, AIIMS, IIT profs on list: ‘Students sent it, we don’t know’
July 19, 2018 1:47:23 pm

Most of them figure in publications brought out by Hyderabad-based OMICS and Turkey-based WASET, which claim to organise research conferences across the world.

July 19, 2018 2:38:26 pm

Despite UGC blacklist, hundreds of ‘predatory journals’ thrive, cast shadow on quality of faculty and research nationwide.

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July 19, 2018 7:22:32 am

The last time such an initiative was taken by the Delhi Zoo was in 1991 when Yellow Bengal tiger Sundar and White Bengal tiger Shanti mated, and had two offspring - one white and one yellow.

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July 19, 2018 2:17:53 pm

According to the financial plan accessed by The Indian Express, Jio Institute will waive Rs 38 crore as scholarships in the first year, which, on an average, works out to an income of Rs 6.2 lakh from each student.

July 19, 2018 7:13:24 am

On Friday, the Lok Sabha will start debating the no-confidence motion, the first in 15 years. Going by the arithmetic in the House which currently has 535 members, the BJP-led NDA is expected to defeat the motion.

CBI vs CBI, CBI vs ED: top probe agencies caught in their own fight
July 19, 2018 10:48:05 am

The CVC and SC clearance to Asthana notwithstanding, the CBl’s latest letter to CVC says that Asthana’s conduct is still under probe.

VVIP chopper scam case: ED says ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi's firm got over Rs 1 crore in kickbacks
July 19, 2018 11:41:57 am

In its evidence against SP Tyagi, who is accused of lowering the service ceiling of the VVIP chopper tender to make AgustaWestland eligible, the ED cited payments of over Rs 1 crore to a company named Krishnom.

July 19, 2018 6:59:05 am

CJI Misra said: “If a man who is not a trustee or poojari can enter, then a woman can also.” He added that the only grounds on which entry can be prohibited are health, morality and public order.

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July 18, 2018 12:48:37 pm

One reason cited for its withdrawal is that the misconception led to panic withdrawal of cash by depositors and eroded public trust.

July 18, 2018 6:54:51 am

Earlier this month, two persons, including the security guard of a short stay home in Chhapra, were arrested after a 23-year-old mentally challenged woman was found to be pregnant.

July 18, 2018 6:55:43 am

The Delhi High Court stated: “A rape is a rape. Is it that if you are married, it is okay but if you are not, then it’s a rape? Why it should be exception under 375 of the IPC? Force is not a precondition for rape”.

July 18, 2018 10:20:06 am

Abandoning mother Sonia Gandhi’s cautious approach, Rahul Gandhi has opted for a blend of the young and old.

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July 18, 2018 7:00:28 am

The bench said the law and order machinery in the states have the “principal obligation to see that vigilantism, be it cow vigilantism or any other vigilantism of any perception, does not take place”.

July 18, 2018 11:21:10 am

Section 377 case in SC: The bench indicated that it would only read down Section 377 in so far as consensual acts are concerned with CJI Misra observing that there will be anarchy if it goes away entirely.

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July 17, 2018 9:25:11 am

Panama Papers: At least 16 Indians face prosecution, cases were filed after foreign jurisdiction sent information on holdings, asset.

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July 18, 2018 8:50:35 am

The incentives include a fixed stipend for the 12-month training and making N-YES an “essential qualification” for jobs in Defence, paramilitary forces and police.

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July 17, 2018 9:01:22 am

The Mastung attack was the deadliest to hit the province in the last several years and it left at least 148 people dead.

Arrests of bank officers over bad loans surge: 10 to 50 in four months
July 17, 2018 6:58:53 am

A majority of these cases is being probed by the CBI and over half the officers facing action are of the rank of general manager and above. Until the end of March, just 10 officers were officially recorded as being under CBI investigation in five cases of bank fraud.

13 days later, Bru walk out of repatriation pact: Terms not acceptable
July 17, 2018 6:55:46 am

In a letter announcing withdrawal from the agreement, MBDPF president A Sawibunga, one of the signatories to the agreement, said they were pulling out “due to strong agitation” by the Bru people against the MBDPF leaders.

July 17, 2018 4:07:37 am

Referring to the cut-outs of the Chief Minister near his meeting venue, Modi took a swipe at Banerjee: “I am grateful that she is folding her hands, it seems she is welcoming me.”