Monthly Archives: August 2018

PM reviews progress of PRAGATI

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the progress of PRAGATI (Pro Active Governance and Timely Implementation) on Wednesday. Through video conferencing, he took the information regarding the progress of work of four laning of Chautmalpur-Ganeshpur and Roorkee-Chutmalpur-Saharanpur-Yamunanagar section. He also issued instructions to accelerate the Ayushman Bharat- Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana. Additional Chief Secretary Om Prakash apprised the ...

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CM meets Mukesh Ambani

DAINIK NATION BUREAU As part of campaign to lure investors ahead of “Destination Uttarakhand- Investors Summit”, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat met the Managing Director of Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani in Mumbai on Wednesday. They discussed the possibilities of investment in Uttarakhand. Ambani expressed special interest in the field of digital Uttarakhand, organic farming and hospitality. While giving a proposal ...

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Is bank responsible for your money in case of cyber attack?

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Who is liable if you lose money through an unauthorised electronic banking transaction such as a cyber attack on the bank or hacking of your online account? The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had notified norms last year to fix the extent of liability in such cases, establishing a safety net for the citizens amid the national ...

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SC to hear plea against arrest of Left-Wing activists at 3:45 PM

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The Supreme Court today agreed to hear at 3.45 PM a plea by historian Romila Thapar and four other human right activists against the arrest of Left-wing activists by Maharashtra Police for suspected links with Maoists. The petition by Thapar and others was mentioned for urgent hearing before a five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra. Besides Thapar, ...

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Rawat congratulates Dr Sona

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has congratulated Dr. Sona Kaushal Gupta on getting selected for Dr BC Roy Award. Dr BC Roy Award is a prestigious award of the country, which is being conferred by the Medical Council of India. In wake of the important contributions of Dr. Sona to make the youth aware about the drugs, ...

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99.3% demonetised currency returns to the system;RBI

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Almost all of the currency banned during demonetisation is return to the Reserve Bank of India, the central bank’s annual report for 2017-18 stated on Wednesday. The processing of demonetised old Rs 500, 1,000 notes has been completed and that 99.30% of demonetised notes returned to the system. The total value of demonetised notes in circulation on ...

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Berkshire Hathaway planning to invest 30-35 crores in Paytm


Investment mogul Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway is reportedly preparing to invest 30 to 35 crores in the digital payment sector giant Paytm in India. According to information from two people related to the case, this investment can be announced in the next few weeks. Alibaba and Softbank Supported One 97 Communications has been valued at USD 10 billion. One person ...

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Diesel, Petrol prices reach record breaking prices yet again


The rally in the prices of petrol and diesel is not showing any signs of slowing down. After reaching record highs on Tuesday, diesel has reached new record level on Wednesday. The price of petrol has also reached around 86 rupees per liter in Mumbai. Diesel prices continue to increase wildly. On Wednesday, diesel reached record high of 74.05 per ...

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Californian Man caught with 362 kilos of stolen lemon


A strange case of theft in the US state of California has surfaced. Here a thief was caught with 362 kilogram of stolen lemons. Surprisingly, the thief is 69 years old. The police caught the thief named Dioncio Fierros with a car. According to the statement of Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, all lemons stolen from the car have been recovered. ...

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NGT to hear PIL on all weather road projects

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday fixed September 4 for hearing a petition dealing with the environmental clearance issue related to Char Dham highway project providing all-weather connectivity to four holy towns of Uttarakhand. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel posted the matter for hearing at 2 pm after taking note of ...

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