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SC moved to quash of Asthana’s appointment as CBI interim director

New Delhi, Dec. Dec 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court was moved on Monday seeking the quashing of the appointment of Rakesh Asthana as interim, Director, CBI and direction to the Central government to initiate the…

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Jet Airways commences four-day fare sale

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Jet Airways on Monday announced a four-day fare sale starting at Rs 899 on select sectors across its domestic network.   According to the airline major, the sale offer for…

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Government urges OPEC to reconsider output cut decision

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday urged OPEC countries to consider striking a balance between the interest of producers and consumers when deciding on output cuts.   Inaugurating the…

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Gen Bajwa confirms death sentence on 4 terrorists

Islamabad, Dec 5 (IANS) Pakistan’s army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday confirmed death sentences to four “hardcore terrorists” after they were found guilty of carrying out terrorist acts.   This is the first…

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Tata Group is no one’s personal fiefdom: Mistry

Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) Tata Sons ousted Chairman Cyrus Mistry on Monday said the ‘Tata Group is no one’s personal fiefdom’.   Mistry’s letter, addressed to the stakeholders, comes ahead of the extra-ordinary general meetings…

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Equity markets surge on rate cut hopes, value buying

Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) The Indian equities markets on Monday ended on a higher note, as investors’ sentiments were buoyed on hopes of a monetary policy easing and positive global cues.   Besides, a rebound…

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INS Betwa slips during undocking in Mumbai dockyard

Mumbai/New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Guided missile frigate INS Betwa slipped while undocking at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai on Monday, an official said. While 14 personnel were evacuated from the spot with minor injuries,…

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KLF leader Mintoo’s police custody extended

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) A court here on Monday extended, for seven days, the police custody of Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF) chief Harminder Singh Mintoo, who had escaped from high security Nabha Jail in…