- Three held for fraudulently selling Gurugram plots(21:47)
Gurugram, Feb 20 (IANS) Three persons, including a Faridabad resident woman, have been arrested by Gurugram police on the charge of selling Ansal Group's two residential plots in upscale Sushant Lok area by forging documents and posing as their owners, a police officer said on Thursday.
- Bengaluru Police bust prostitution racket(21:46)
Bengaluru, Feb 20 (IANS) The Crime Branch of city police on Thursday busted a prostitution racket operating from an OYO service apartment, a police officer said.
- Hindujas, Cerberus may pick up stakes in Yes Bank(21:44)
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Cash-starved private lender Yes Bank may be rescued by the Hinduja Group as reports say that Gopichand Hinduja and Ashok Hinduja met Reserve Bank of India officials earlier this month regarding the bid.
- Goa museum to display Parrikar's memorabilia(21:41)
Panaji, Feb 20 (IANS) Former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's photographs and various personal articles, including slippers, will be displayed at an upcoming state museum in a renovated 17th century fort.
- Vigilance raid on ex-Cong Minister in Kerala continues(21:41)
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 20 (IANS) The Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau's (VACB) raid on house of V.S. Sivakumar, senior Congress legislator and former Health Minister, based on a complaint about disproportionate assets, which began here on Thursday morning continued even after 10 hours.
- COVID-19 likely to hit demand, revenues of airlines: IATA(21:36)
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Coronavirus (COVID-19) is expected to cause a 13 per cent full-year loss of passenger demand for carriers in the Asia-Pacific region, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday.
- Rlwys partners with University of Birmingham for joint PG plan(21:33)
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Indian Railways on Thursday announced its partnership with the University of Birmingham for the Joint Master's programme in Railway Systems Engineering and Integration in academic year 2020-2021 by the National Rail Transportation Institute (NRTI).
- 2nd batch of Union ministers to visit J&K in April(21:32)
Srinagar, Feb 20 (IANS) A second batch of Union ministers will arrive in Jammu & Kashmir to take stock of the developmental projects and apprise people about the various Central schemes, sources said on Thursday.
- AGR: Govt may seek balance between SC order, telcos' health(21:28)
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) With the telecom sector reeling under severe financial stress and Vodafone Idea staring at bankruptcy in case it is made to pay its adjusted gross revenue (AGR) dues, the government is considering options to stick to the Supreme Court's directive but with least possible impact on the financials of the stressed operators.
- ED attaches Rs 26 lakh assets of 2 Maoist leaders(21:25)
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday claimed to have attached Rs 26.06 lakh assets of two Maoist leaders in Bihar and Jharkhand under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 (PMLA).
- This is just the beginning: Miranda on FC Goa's success(21:22)
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) FC Goa interim head coach Clifford Miranda feels this is just the beginning after the Indian Super League (ISL) outfit became the first Indian club to qualify for the AFC Champions League by confirming their position at the top of the league table in the ISL season.
- Modi, Shah can't always help, RSS cautions BJP(21:19)
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) "A bad candidate cannot claim a premium just because the party he belongs to is good. An evil is an evil..." This commentary on BJP is not by any opposition leader but from within.
- India to now face Australian test in FIH Hockey Pro League(21:07)
Bhubaneswar, Feb 20 (IANS) After having faced two out of the top-3 ranked sides in their opening FIH Hockey Pro League 2020 encounters, World No 4 India will be facing World No 2 Australia in two intriguing ties here at the Kalinga Hockey Stadium on Friday and Saturday.
- DoT to issue notice to TTSL on remaining AGR dues next week(21:03)
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Department of Telecommunications will issue notice to Tata Teleservices next week on its self-assessment figure of Rs 2,197 crore AGR dues as "full and final" payment agaist a DoT demand of Rs 14,819 crore.