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RBI to issue new Rs 100 note in lavender colour, all you need to know

The dimension of the new note will be 66 mm × 142 mm, which will be the same as the other new notes released last year.

VVIP chopper case: ED names former IAF chief SP Tyagi among 34 in charge sheet

The charge sheet, filed through special public prosecutor NK Matta, will be taken up for consideration on July 20.

Air India divestment not possible in near future, says Government

The issue would be revisited once global economic indicators, including oil prices and forex conditions stabilize, Aviation minister Jayant Sinha said.

How children trafficked for sex trade slip through the gaps during data collection

Without knowing the magnitude of the problem, it becomes difficult to frame effective policy measures to tackle the trafficking and exploitation of children.

India accounts for one-fifth of global deaths from floods: Report

India could see a six-fold increase in population exposed to the risk of severe floods by 2040 to 25 million people.

Opposition’s no-confidence motion accepted in Lok Sabha, debate within 10 days

The Congress, TDP and the NCP moved the no-confidence motion moved against the Narendra Modi-led government over mob lynching and special category status to Andhra.

In lynching a techie on suspicion of child lifting, there’s blood on Bidar’s hands

In the India of 2018, a lie propagated through word of mouth or Whatsapp forwards, often casts the first stone. The humans then take over.

Google teams up with UN to track environmental changes, to employ cloud computing

The partnership was launched during the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development at the UN headquarters in New York.

Marathon hearing on Section 377 concludes, SC reserves verdict

The apex court last week began hearing arguments on a batch of petitions demanding that this law be scrapped.

Two-third of child sexual abuse survivors bear no physical injuries: Experts

The rape of a 11-year-old girl in Chennai over a span of seven months has raised several questions including why her parents did not notice physical injuries.