Global oil price of Indian Basket was US$ 48.45/bbl on July 20

The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 48.45 per barrel (bbl) on 20.07.2017. This was higher than the price of US$ 47.74 per bbl on previous publishing day of 19.07.2017. In rupee terms, the … Continue reading Global oil price of Indian Basket was US$ 48.45/bbl on July 20

ED files chargesheet in money laundering case against CA linked to Misa Bharti

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today filed a chargesheet in a money laundering case against a chartered accountant allegedly linked to RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s daughter Misa Bharti. The chargesheet against Rajesh Agarwal in a Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) case was filed before the court of Special Judge Naresh Kumar Malhotra. Misa Bharti is … Continue reading ED files chargesheet in money laundering case against CA linked to Misa Bharti

No bank account made in-operational due to non-submission of Aadhaar: Jaitley

AMN The Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that no bank account of any customer has been made in-operational due to non-submission of Aadhaar number as on date.This was disclosed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in a written reply in Lok Sabha today during the question hour. He has said that there is no need … Continue reading No bank account made in-operational due to non-submission of Aadhaar: Jaitley

Govt not supporting violence by Gau Rakshak; Centre tell SC

AMN /New Delhi The Centre today informed the Supreme Court that it was not supporting the violence by the vigilante Gau Rakshak groups in the name of Cow protection and is taking action in these cases of violence. Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar told the bench of Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M.Khanwilkar and Justice Mohan M. … Continue reading Govt not supporting violence by Gau Rakshak; Centre tell SC

SC to take decision on early hearing of petitions on Babri Masjid land dispute case

The Supreme Court today said it will take a decision on early hearing of a batch of petitions challenging the Allahabad High Court verdict in the Ram Temple-Babri Masjid land dispute case. A bench comprising Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud said this when BJP leader Subramanian Swamy mentioned the matter … Continue reading SC to take decision on early hearing of petitions on Babri Masjid land dispute case

Hockey World League: Japan beat India 2-0 in the Semifinal

Japan beat India 2-0 in a 5th to 8th placing match of the Women’s Hockey World League Semifinal at Johannesburg, South Africa today.India made a zestful start to their campaign against Japan with Monika getting an early shot on goal in the opening minute of the game. But Japan’s goalkeeper Megumi Kageyama made a good … Continue reading Hockey World League: Japan beat India 2-0 in the Semifinal

US Open: P Kashyap, Samee & Prannoy advance to men’s singles’ quarterfinals

Indian shuttlers P Kashyap, Sameer Verma and H S Prannoy advanced to the quarterfinals of the men’s singles’ competition at the US Open Grand Prix Gold being played at Anaheim. Kashyap crossed the second round last night after his opponent Hungary’s Gergely Krausz retired midway in the second game with the scoreline reading 21-18 17-6 … Continue reading US Open: P Kashyap, Samee & Prannoy advance to men’s singles’ quarterfinals

India storms into final of ICC Women’s World Cup beating Australia

India stormed into the final of ICC Women’s World Cup beating Australia by 36 runs at Derby in England last night. The match was reduced to 42-over-a-side due to rain which delayed it by over three hours. Deciding to bat first, India posted a challenging 281 for 4 against Australia in the rain-truncated second semifinals … Continue reading India storms into final of ICC Women’s World Cup beating Australia

China must allow Liu Xia to move freely:UN

The UN human rights chief says he intends to keep pressuring China to allow the wife of the late Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo to move freely and leave the country if she wants to go elsewhere. Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein told a group of reporters on Thursday that he intends to meet with Chinese … Continue reading China must allow Liu Xia to move freely:UN

Venezuela strike:3 people killed in clashes between police, protesters

WEB DESK At least three people were killed in clashes between police and protesters, as millions of Venezuelans have joined a general strike called by the opposition to cancel elections for a new constituent assembly. In several cities, police fired tear gas at protesters manning barricades. Police also arrested more than 300 protesters. In a … Continue reading Venezuela strike:3 people killed in clashes between police, protesters