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Throwback: From 6th richest in world at $42 bn to 'zero net worth', Anil Ambani's journey back to basics

Once among world's richest, Anil Ambani is now struggling to pay dues of his debt-laden companies. Earlier this year, his legal team argued that his net worth is zero and Ambani family won't come to his aid.

Union Minister Harsimrat Badal Quits Over Centres New Bills For Farmers

While making the announcement in parliament today, her husband and party chief Sukhbir Badal said
the Akalis will continue to support the government and BJP but will oppose the "anti-farmer politics".

Chana dal prices set to spike, Kabuli chana could cost Rs 100/kg in festive season

Prices are already increasing as hotels & restaurants reopen, govt acquires large quantities for distribution under Covid plan, and demand rises further.

Parallel development of Hindi, other Indian languages under new education policy: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday said India's linguistic diversity is its strength as well as a symbol of unity and the new education policy provides for parallel development of Hindi and other Indian languages.

FCRA registration for Golden Temple is a path-breaking move by Modi govt: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said FCRA registration for the Golden Temple in Amritsar is a path-breaking move. Under FCRA norms.the Golden Temple will now be able to receive funds from abroad.

Russia Reportedly Seeking Help From Hyderabad Vaccine Manufacturers To Launch Sputnik V

Sputnik V, a human adenoviral vector vaccine candidate, is the world's first registered vaccine against COVID-19 and is now getting into the phase-3 trials in many countries this month. 
According to sources, a couple of companies are considering manufacturing the Russian vaccine but companies like Shantha Biotech annd Bio E have not shown interest as they have their own vaccine candidates up for the bid. 
Russian Direct Investment Fund have approached manufacturers in Hyderabad.

India’s GDP Data Should ‘Alarm’, Says Raghuram Rajan

The damage to the Indian economy is far worse than in the U.S. and Italy — two of the worst affected by the pandemic, said Rajan, adding that the discretionary spending in India will remain weak until the virus is contained. The pandemic is still raging in India, so discretionary spending, specially on high contact services like restaurants, and associated employment, will stay low until the virus.

We have arrested Showik Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda on the basis of solid evidence against them: KPS Malhotra, Deputy Director, NCB

KPS Malhotra, Deputy Director, Narcotics Control Bureau said, "We have arrested Showik and Samuel Miranda only after having solid evidence against them. We have procured digital proof suggesting their involvement in the drugs conspiracy and that is why the arrest has been made."

CBI releases a statement on Sushant Singh Rajput case: Media reports attributed to CBI probe are speculative and not based on facts

CBI does not share details of ongoing investigation. CBI spokesperson or any team member has not shared any details of investigation with media. The details being reported and attributed to CBI are not credible.

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Indian Army changes posture at LAC after China’s failed midnight attempt

India China border row: The Indian Army has deployed a mix of armoured and mechanized elements at Depsang Plains and another combat group at Chumar.

PM Modi's Website Account Hacked, Twitter "Actively Investigating"

PM Modi Twitter: The incident comes after several Twitter accounts of prominent personalities were hacked in July.

Supreme Court rejects Vijay Mallya's plea against contempt order

Mallya had sought a review of its May 2017 order holding him guilty of contempt for transferring $40 million to his children in violation of the court's order.

India's first covid vaccine: No side effects seen in trials of Covaxin so far

Blood samples of the volunteers will also be collected on different days for estimating the duration of protection.

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