Wimbledon: Wawrinka shocked by Medvedev
The ICJ or International Court of Justice at the Hague gave its verdict today, ruling in favour of India in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case. The top UN court told Pakistan to take all possible measures to ensure that Mr Jadhav is not executed before the international court gives its final verdict. It also told Pakistan to give consular access to India. This is a big diplomatic win for India. Kulbhushan Jadhav, a former Indian naval officer, has been sentenced to death by a military court in Pakistan over alleged espionageRead More
Salman Abedi has been named by police as the suspected suicide bomber who killed 22 people and injured 59 at Manchester Arena on Monday night. The 22-year-old was Manchester born and from a family of Libyan origin, the BBC understands. So far three victims have been named – Saffie Rose Roussos, eight, Georgina Callander and John Atkinson, 28. Greater Manchester Police said the priority was to establish whether Abedi had worked alone or not. A vigil is being held in front of the town hall in Manchester’s Albert Square. ‘VigilRead More
Showdown begins: Hundreds gather spontaneously outside New York’s JFK airport to protest Donald Trump’s Muslim ban
Even as the the e-tailer giant Amazon has removed Indian flag doormat from one of its websites, there may not be the end of the trouble for the company, a report by News X has said. The company’s United states platform continues to sell shoes and shoelace charm bearing the tricolour. In the middle ofoutrage from the Ministry External Affairs (MEA), after reports of sale of doormats with national flag on it,the company apologised to External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj. The foreign ministry had demanded an apology from Amazon forRead More
The demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes is being seen positively by a large part of the population cutting across the lines of age, income levels and area of residence, a nationwide survey conducted by C-Voter has suggested. A whopping 80-86 percent of those surveyed said the inconvenience caused by the demonetisation is worth the effort of combating black money . C-Voter, an international polling agency headquartered in India, conducted its survey in close to half the total parliamentary constituencies on Monday.
US Republican Donald Trump beat Democrat Hillary Clinton to win the election that will make him the 45th President of the United States, AP reported. After a long and bitterly-fought campaign, Trump today engendered a shock upset by winning 276 electoral votes, six more than the 270 needed to win the Presidency. His opponent, former Secretary of State Clinton, won a fewer-than-expected 218 votes. Results are still coming in from some states, but they no longer matter.
1. Why is this scheme? The incidence of fake Indian currency notes in higher denomination has increased. For ordinary persons, the fake notes look similar to genuine notes, even though no security feature has been copied. The fake notes are used for antinational and illegal activities. High denomination notes have been misused by terrorists and for hoarding black money. India remains a cash based economy hence the circulation of Fake Indian Currency Notes continues to be a menace. In order to contain the rising incidence of fake notes and blackRead More
Highlights of the Announcement: 1. All banks closed on 9th Nov for public transaction. 2. ₹500 & ₹1000 not valid for public transaction. 3. ₹10,000 Daily Limit for exchange of old ₹500 & ₹10000 Notes. 4. ₹20,000 Weekly Limit for exchange of old ₹500 & ₹1000 Notes. 5. Withdrawal limit of ₹2,000 per day for few days. 6. ₹500 & ₹1000 notes circulation not legal. 7. Some ATMs wont work on 9th and 10th Nov
*Why RBI is issuing ₹2000 Rupees Notes * The Rs 2000 currency is designed keeping in mind to eradicate the black money issues using state of the art indigenous nano technology, every Rs. 2000 currency note is embedded with a *NGC (Nano GPS Chip)* *How the embeded NGC Technology Works?* The unique feature of the NGC is it dosent need any power source. It only acts as a signal reflector. When a Satellite sends a signal requesting location the NGC reflects back the signal from the location, giving precise locationRead More