Daily Archives: June 9, 2017

SC upholds law making Aadhaar mandataory for PAN, ITR

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The Supreme Court today upheld the validity of the law making Aadhaar mandatory for allotment of PAN and filing of Income Tax(IT) returns but exempted those without it for now until the larger privacy issue is decided. In effect, those who possess an Aadhaar card must link it to their Permanent Account Number(PAN) card and those who have enrolled and ...

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Sex Racket busted in Rudrapur


Rudrapur: Four youths and three women caught on the spot have been arrested for running an alleged sex racket in Narayan Nagar area of Transit Camp, a woman was reported to be running gang of flesh trade with her tenants in her own house. On Thursday the police revealed the incident. SSP Dr Sadanand Date had received information about the ...

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Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar arrested in Dalhousie


The main accused in the Saharanpur caste violence and Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar, alias Ravan, was yesterday arrested from Dalhousie in Chamba district in a joint operation of the UP Special Task Force and the Himachal Pradesh Police. Chandrashekhar, a 30-year-old Dalit rights activist, who had been absconding since clashes broke out in Saharanpur last month, was carrying a reward ...

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Sri Lanka beat India by 7 wickets in ICC Champions Trophy 2017


Riding on Shikhar Dhawan’s 125 and half-centuries from Rohit Sharma and Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India piled up a 321 for 6 only to be stunned by unfancied Lankan batting line-up that produced a splendid batting show to knock off the runs in 48.4 overs. Danushka Gunathilaka (76 off 72 balls) and Kusal Mendis (89 off 93) added 159 runs to ...

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Uttarakhand Government presents Rs 39,000-crore Budget


The newly elected BJP government in Uttarakhand today yesterday a deficit Budget of Rs39,957.79 crore for 2017-2018 with thrust on electrification of every village by 2019, starting of stalled power projects, developing of religious places as religious circuits and increasing internet connectivity in blocks and tehsils. The total revenue expenditure for 2017-2018 is estimated at Rs31,550.83 crore, leading to a ...

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