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Subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 2.07 per cylinder

Photo of domestic Indian cooking gas cylinder.

New Delhi: The domestic oil marketing companies (OMC) today hiked the prices of subsidised LPG by Rs 2.07 per cylinder; interestingly this is the seventh increase in the past six months in cooking gas price. On other hand, the Aviation ...

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After currency notes, govt tighten grip on gold

Photo of woman purchasing gold jewellery.

New Delhi: The government today took another big decision regarding gold after demonetization of currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000. Now married women can keep only 500 grams gold ornament with them. Apart from this, the unmarried girl ...

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Petrol price hiked by 13 paise, diesel cut by 12 paise per litre

Photo related to petrol and diesel filing station.

New Delhi: Petrol price was today hiked by a marginal 13 paise a litre while diesel rates were cut by 12 paise in line with global trends. The nation’s biggest domestic fuel retailer Indian Oil Corp (IOC), has announced the ...

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Survey shows 28 percent citizens not deposited demonetized notes till yet

Photo of old currency note of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000.

New Delhi According to a survey conducted by LocalCircles, a community engagement platform informed that near about 28 percent of citizens have not deposited their old currency notes till yet. The result of the survey shows that around 28% of ...

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SC extends Subrata Roy’s parole again, asked to pay Rs 600 crore more

Photo of Sahara group chief Subrata Roy.

New Delhi: The Supreme Court in another big relief to Sahara Chief Subrata Roy extended parole and asked him to deposit Rs 600 crore by February 6th next year as the group submitted the road map for returning Rs 11,036 ...

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Indian railway, IRCTC includes transgender as third sex

Photo of members of transgender community.

New Delhi: The Indian Railways along with IRCTC have given special status to transgender by included this section of society as ‘Third gender’ or ‘Third sex’ in the forms of ticket reservation and cancellation on both online as well as ...

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New faulty printed notes of Rs 500 valid: RBI

Photo of new Indian currency note of Rs 500 with few faulty printings.

New Delhi: With the aim to curb black money and corruption the government launched new currency notes of Rs 500 after demonetised of old currency notes of Rs 500, but some new 500-rupee notes are causing some confusion because of ...

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Date of using demonatised currency notes ending today

Usage of demonatised currency ending today.

New Delhi: Today is last day for using your old demonetized currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 for making utility bill payments, purchase of railway, Metro and airlines tickets along with doing payment of government hospitals and petrol ...

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Vistara offers special fares starting at Rs 999

Photo of flight of domestic airline passenger carrier Vistara.

New Delhi: Indian domestic airline passenger carrier Vistara today launched its special discount scheme with the name of “Celebration Sale” for its economy class with all-inclusive fares starting at Rs 999. The airline has announced this scheme “Celebration Sale” after ...

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RBI asked banks not to use demonetised notes for small savings schemes

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Mumbai: Apex bank of India today asked all banks not to accept demonetized currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 for deposit in the small savings schemes, with immediate effect. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said in an ...

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