Daily Archives: June 4, 2018

2 Maoists arrested in Uttarakhand


Two Maoists, including one carrying a cash reward of Rs 10,000 on his head, were arrested today for allegedly trying to stoke labour unrest in Udhamsingh Nagar district and adjoining areas of Uttarakhand. Police teams from Kichcha and Nanakmatta nabbed the Maoists from Anandpur mod following a tip-off, Udhamsingh Nagar SSP Sadanand Date said. One of the arrested Maoists who ...

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450 old divyaang get life assisting equipment

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat and Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thavar Chand Gehlot distributed life assisting equipment to 450 old Divyangs of Haridwar area as part of Rashtriya Vayoshree Yojna of Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment at a function held at Rishikul ground at Haridwar on Monday. Chief Minister Mr. Trivendra ...

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Mass evacuation begins as volcano erupts in Guatemala


One of Central America’s most active volcano Volcan de Fuego erupted on Sunday, killing at least seven people and injuring 20 while a towering cloud of smoke blanketed nearby villages in heavy ash in Guatemala — authorities say the death toll could rise. The volcanic eruption spewed a river of red, hot lava and belched thick clouds of smoke nearly six ...

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Govt of Uttarakhand to take Rs 300 crore loan for salary disbursement


The Uttarakhand Government has been forced to take loan for distribution of salaries and pensions to its employees in the first quarter of the financial year itself.  Rupees 300 crore borrowing orders have been issued in the first week of June. In this financial year, the debt will increase to 1400 crores. On the other hand, the market borrowing has ...

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CBSE announces NEET-2018 result


DAINIK NATION BUREAU NEET 2018 result has been announced on the official results website for CBSE results. The result is available and students can check the same using their examination roll number. Earlier, it was announced that the result will be declared at 2 pm but has been made available earlier. With NEET 2018 result declaration, begins the process of ...

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Hunt for new chairman begins


DAINIK NATION BUREAU The board of ICICI Bank has begun looking for a new chairman as the term of the incumbent, MK Sharma, expires at the end of this month and he may not want a second term. Veteran banker and former Bank of Baroda chairman and managing director MD Mallya is the frontrunner to succeed Sharma, two people aware ...

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RBI may hike interest rate in MPC

DAINIK NATION BUREAU It is a first from a conservative central bank that usually prefers to play it safe. But in a break from the past, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is meeting a day ahead of schedule and for three days (June 4-6), instead of the usual two. Indeed, even as you read this, MPC is meeting to wrestle ...

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SBI to modify rules for startup investments

State Bank of India

Country’s largest lender SBI, which has not been able to invest in fintech startups despite earmarking funds, is now looking to modify rules to kickstart the infusion, a top official has said. “We are a public institution and investments in startups are generally considered very risky. We understand that traditional way of investing will not work,” chairman Rajnish Kumar told ...

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Army faces paucity of budget


DAINIK NATION BUREAU Indian Army has decided to drastically cut down its supplies from state-owned ordnance factories. This move is to ensure that the money spent is instead used to procure adequate stock of critical ammunition and spares for a short intense war. Ordnance factories’ products supplied to Army will be brought down from 94 to 50% as the Centre ...

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