BREAKING: Russia launches criminal probe over failed rocket launch pic.twitter.com/eST5t5wwtA— AFP news agency (@AFP) October 11, 2018
JUST IN | New York prosecutor drops part of the sexual assault case against media moghul Harvey Weinstein, according to a tweet by AP
It's good women step up & speak. With this voice we have a responsibility, we need to use this tool wisely&encourage women to speak up when needed. I hope in India,it results in lowering violence against women: Maya Kadosh, Charge d’Affairs at Israeli Embassy in India on #MeToo pic.twitter.com/icTc34G3Ce— ANI (@ANI) October 11, 2018
JUST IN | The Commerce Ministry has developed a plan to increase the number of exports to China by 25 percent. The Ministry also sought to increase the number of Chinese tourists coming to India by 50 percent.
JUST IN | The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has cut the world economic growth view from 3.8% to 3.7%
JUST IN | Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced that there has been a rise in the number of people who filed their Income Tax (I-T) returns by 15 to 20 percent every year. He stated that.4 years ago, the total number of people who filed their I-T returns in India was 3.8 crore people. He stated that it was 6.86 crore people last year and I hopes it will be 7.5 crore in 5 years, according to an ANI tweet.
JUST IN | The MD and CEO of Bank of Baroda P S Jayakumar get a one year extension on his term. Jayakumar's term was set to expire on October 12.
Coordination among diverse technologies is leading to 4th Industrial Revolution. Under such conditions, launch of this centre in India after San Francisco, Tokyo&Beijing opens door to infinite possibilities for future: PM at launch of Centre for 4th Industrial Revolution. #Delhi pic.twitter.com/hCC9A0PCow— ANI (@ANI) October 11, 2018
JUST IN | Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Q2 FY 19 net profit up 7.6% QoQ at Rs 7,901 crore, its EBIT stands at Rs 9,771.4 crore. Digital revenues contribute to 28 percent of the company's total revenues.
Malaysia to abolish colonial-era Sedition Act, death penalty
Malaysia’s cabinet has ordered the suspension of the colonial-era Sedition Act, widely used to rein in dissent, and is working on doing the same for the death penalty as it prepares to repeal both laws possibly by the end of the year.Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s coalition romped to a shock win in a May general election on the back of promises to clamp down on rampant corruption and repeal oppressive laws, some of which date back to British rule.
SC issues contempt notice to three Amrapali promoters
JUST IN | The Supreme Court has issued contempt notice to three Amrapali promoters. The apex court has ordered 15-day custody of the three directors at a Noida with restrictions on use of mobile until all documents are retrieved, sources tell Moneycontrol.
JUST IN | ISS launch hit by engine problem after blast-off, reports CNN News18 quoting Russian Agency. Soyuz Rocket makes an emergency landing in Kazakhstan, crew alive after emergency landing.
Delhi HC orders attachment of Vijay Mallya’s Bengaluru properties
JUST IN | Delhi's House Court orders attachment of Vijay Mallya’s Bengaluru properties in a case relating to FERA violations against him, reports CNN News18.
JUST IN | Terrorists kill a civilian in Shopian, Jammu and Kashmir, reports ANI. Police are present at the spot.
JUST IN | Vikramaditya Singh, PDP leader and son of Senior Congress leader Karan Singh joins Congress, reports ANI.
2 terrorists killed in Handwara encounter: J&K police
Two terrorists have been killed in Handwara encounter, Jammu and Kashmir police told ANI. They have recovered arms and ammunition. The identities of the slain terrorists are yet to be ascertained. Internet services are suspended in the area as operation continue in the area.
JUST IN | Self-styled godman Rampal held guilty by Hisar Court in both cases of murder filed against him, reports ANI.
NEWS FLASH | Pakistan violated ceasefire in Krishna Ghati sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir, last night. One jawan injured, reports ANI.
ED attaches around Rs 54 crores worth properties and bank deposits of Karti Chidambaram in connection with INX Media case. Properties include,— ANI (@ANI) October 11, 2018
Jor Bagh in New Delhi, Ooty & Kodaikanal bungalows, residence in UK and property in Barcelona pic.twitter.com/TTK31PMTTo
ED attaches assets of P Chidambaram, Kari in INX media case
INX media case update: The Enforcement Directorate has attached properties worth Rs 54 crore of Karti Chidambaram and seized his fixed deposit of Rs 9.23 crore. The investigative agency has also attached the Delhi residence of P Chidambaram along with agricultural land in Kodaikanal, two bungalows in Ooty and properties abroad including a cottage in the UK, tennis club in Spain. It has also attached fixed deposits worth Rs 90 lakh in the name advantage strategy. The body has also attached properties of Indrani and Peter Mukherjee.
#MeToo | Rape accused minister MJ Akbar will be asked to resign on his own, reports CNN News18 quoting sources.
IT department seizes Rs 36 lakh from Gehlot brothers, says report
JUST IN | The Income Tax department seizes Rs 36 lakh from Gehlot brothers, reports CNN News18. Rs 14 lakh seized from AAP minister Kailash Gahlot while Rs 22 lakh was recovered from his brother Harish Gehlot. Foreign currency worth Rs 4 lakh also seized during raids by the income tax department.
RBI sticking with plan to force payments firms to store data locally, says report
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will implement in full its directive that forces global payment companies to store data locally from this month, four sources told Reuters, a blow to the firms who had lobbied to dilute the measure.
Rupee hits a fresh low at 74.46 per US dollar
JUST IN | Rupee hits a fresh low at 74.46 per US dollar.
Jeff Bezos's Fortune dropped $9.1 billion: report
The recent plunge in global markets lopped $99 billion from the fortunes of the world’s 500 wealthiest people, reported Bloomberg. The October 10's fall was the year’s second-steepest one-day drop for the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos lost $9.1 billion, the most of anyone on the index, as shares of the online retailer hit lowest in more than two years, the report said.