Date archive forNovember, 2016
By Agencies On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Leaders of Congress, other opposition parties to meet President

New Delhi: Leaders of Congress and other opposition parties will meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday over demonetisation issue and the manner in which income tax amendment bill was passed in Lok Sabha. The More...

By IANS On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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‘Mintoo jailbreak kingpin, ISI wants return of Punjab militancy’

New Delhi: Khalistan Liberation Front (KLF) chief Harminder Singh Mintoo — one of the six prisoners to escape the Nabha jail in Punjab — was the kingpin of the jailbreak plan and was supported by the More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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India, US sign agreement for 145 Ultra-light artillery guns

New Delhi: India on Wednesday signed the Letter of Agreement and Acceptance (LOA) with the US to purchase 145 M777 ultra-light artillery guns, through the foreign military sale (FMS) route. The $737 million contract More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Rahul Gandhi’s Twitter handle hacked; expletives, abuses posted

New Delhi: Congress Vice -resident Rahul Gandhi’s official twitter account was hacked on Wednesday, and expletives and abuses were posted on the handle. The abusive tweets were later deleted. The hackers also More...

By IANS On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Cricketer Yuvraj, Hazel Keech marry

Chandigarh: Cricketer Yuvraj Singh and actress Hazel Keech tied the knot on Wednesday as per Sikh traditions at a gurdwara in Punjab’s Fatehgarh Sahib district. Traditional ‘dholis’ and singers More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Kuwait Airways, IndiGo aircraft wings collide at Mumbai airport

Mumbai: The wing tips of an IndiGo and a Kuwait Airways aircraft collided while taxiing at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport early on Wednesday, official sources said. The Directorate-General of Civil More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Enforcement Directorate raids 15-16 locations in eastern India

Kolkata: The Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday conducted raids at about 15-16 locations across eastern and northeastern states, an official said. About 15-16 teams were deployed in raids “We have conducted More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Kejriwal misrepresented changes in taxation law: Jaitley

New Delhi: Reacting to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s statement on the amendments in the taxation law, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday dismissed it as factually incorrect. He further questioned More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Petrol hiked by 13 paise a litre, diesel cut by 12 paise

New Delhi: With global oil prices continuing to fluctuate, state-run Indian Oil Corp (IOC) again moved in contradictory ways on transport fuels, marginally hiking petrol by 13 paise a litre and cutting diesel prices More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Withdrawal from Jan Dhan accounts cut to Rs 10,000 a month

New Delhi: In view of reports of Jan Dhan accounts being used to hoard unaccounted money, the Reserve Bank of India has curtailed the withdrawal limit from such accounts to Rs 10,000 per month. The Finance Ministry More...