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Indian funds in Swiss banks rose over ₹20,000 crore? not true, Says Centre

Indian funds in Swiss banks rose over ₹20,000 crore? not true, Says Centre

The government on Saturday refuted reports Indians were allegedly holding black money in Switzerland and said it has reached out to Swiss authorities to verify details about the deposits. Reports citing annual data from Switzerland’s central bank said deposits of Indian individuals and firms, including through India-based branches and other

Govt gives final notice to Twitter for compliance with new IT rules

Govt gives final notice to Twitter for compliance with new IT rules

NEW DELHI: The government on Saturday issued a final notice to social media platform Twitter for compliance with the new Information Technology (IT) rules, 2021. In the notice the minstry of electronics and information technology (MeitY) said, “it is dismayed to note that your (Twitter’s) responses to the ministry’s letters

‘Centre should buy and distribute Covid vaccines, not states’: SC

‘Centre should buy and distribute Covid vaccines, not states’: SC

New Delhi: Pulling up the Centre over its ‘flawed’ Covid vaccine policy, the Supreme Court in its observation stated that the Government should buy and distribute vaccines, not the states. The top court made this observation in response to the facts that several state governments were now issuing global tenders

Political effort to depict current government in a certain way: S Jaishankar

Political effort to depict current government in a certain way: S Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Wednesday that there is “a political effort” to depict the current government in India in a certain way and there is a difference between the political imagery that has been “concocted” and actually the governance record out there. During a conversation with former

RBI to transfer Rs 99,122 crore as surplus to govt for 9 month

RBI to transfer Rs 99,122 crore as surplus to govt for 9 month

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday said that it has decided to transfer Rs 99,122 crore as surplus to the government for the accounting period of nine-month ended March 31,(July 2020-March 2021). The decision was taken during the 589th meeting of central board of directors of RBI under

System has not failed, Modi govt has: Sonia on COVID-19 crisis

System has not failed, Modi govt has: Sonia on COVID-19 crisis

New Delhi: Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Friday slammed the Narendra Modi government over its handling of the Covid pandemic, saying “let us be absolutely clear – the system hasn’t failed… the Modi government has failed the people of our country”. Delivering the opening remarks at a virtual meeting of

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