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Linking bank accounts with Aadhaar mandatory, it is government's decision: RBI

The apex bank further clarified that in applicable cases, linkage of Aadhaar number to bank account is mandatory under the Prevention of Money-laundering Rules, 2017.


Don't invite me to shameful event glorifying killer: MoS Ananth Kumar Hegde on Tipu Jayanti

The minister said he wants to be left out of an event on a brutal killer, wretched fanatic and mass rapist.

FIFA U-17 WC: Lip-smacking encounter on the cards as Brazil-Germany clash in quarters

Going by form, Brazil hold the edge after emerging unscathed from the group stages and blanking Honduras 3-0 in the pre-quarters.


CBI seeks government nod to file plea to reopen Bofors case

The agency has sought permission to file a Special Leave Petition (SLP) in the Supreme Court to reopen the case.

Kidambi Srikanth beats badminton world no. 1, enters Denmark Open semi-finals

Srikanth eliminated the Rio Olympic bronze medallist in 56 minutes.

US court overturns $72 mn award in Johnson & Johnson case linking baby powder to cancer

An appeals court in Missouri while giving the decision on Tuesday, said that the state was not the appropriate jurisdiction to hear the lawsuit.

India among worst hit as pollution gets deadlier than wars, AIDS: Study

In the most severely affected countries, pollution-related disease are responsible for more than one death in four, the study said.

Not just one Harvey Weinstein: Priyanka Chopra

The former Miss World also spoke against the "big boys' club" and said because of it women are scared that a misstep might put them at risk of losing a role.

Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar steps down on personal grounds

The resignation comes over three months after he got an ad-hoc extension of his tenure in June.

Former FM P Chidambaram takes dig at EC for delaying Gujarat poll announcement

After his October 16 visit to Gujarat, the Prime Minister has planned another Gujarat trip on October 22.