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368 more nominations filed for Karnataka assembly polls " " 21.4.2018 General News
As many as 368 nominations were filed today for the May 12 Karnataka assembly polls. Among those who filed the papers were former minister B Sriramulu, a close associate of mining baron G Janardhana Reddy. He filed his nomination from Molakalmuru in Chitradurga district. Reddy was present when Sriramulu submitted the papers accompanied by Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and BJP's chief ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa. BJP president Amit Shah had recently remarked that his party had no connection with the mining baron, but his confidants have got tickets including brothers G Karunakara and G Somashekhara Reddy. The filing of nomination was a mighty show of" strength by Sriramulu and his party. Travelling in a bus decorated like a chariot, Sriramulu acknowledged the cheers of his supporters as they thronged to take part in the rally amid beating of drums. The day was marked by BJP commencing an advertisement blitzkrieg by giving advertisements ...
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Income Tax sleuths seize cash, gold in poll-bound Karnataka (Lead, correcting Para two) 21.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Income-Tax (I-T) sleuths seized Rs 4.13 crore in cash and 4.52 kg gold jewellery valued at Rs 1.32 crore during raids conducted over the last three weeks in poll-bound Karnataka, an official said on Saturday.
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Karnataka BJP MP Sreeramulu contesting assembly polls 21.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
BJP's Lok Sabha MP from Karnataka's Ballari, B. Sreeramulu on Saturday filed his nomination papers to contest the May 12 assembly elections from Molakamuru seat in Chitradurga district.
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Somashekhar Reddy, Sriramulu file papers 21.4.2018 Hindu: News
G. Somashekhar Reddy, former miner, and B. Sriramulu, a close associate of former mining baron G. Janardhana Reddy, were among those who filed for no
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Coal production takes a dip 21.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
NREGS timing has also been changed
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Bitcoin-virtual currency racket busted in Delhi 21.4.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Apr 21 (ANI): The Delhi Police Special Cell busted a Bitcoin-virtual currency racket on Saturday.
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Bitcoin-virtual currency racket busted in Delhi 21.4.2018 General News
The Delhi Police Special Cell busted a Bitcoin-virtual currency racket on Saturday.Police also arrested two people- Deepak Jangra and Deepak Malhotra, who allegedly launched a fraudulent scheme on the pretext of high returns on bitcoin investment.The accused used to deceive thousands of people through their online portal www.bitmineplus.org.The portal, falsely claimed to be operated by a US-based company, was claiming the returns on the basis of bitcoin mining and trading.According to their scheme, the returns to the tune of 12 percent in a month were offered. They also offered a monthly payout and referral income for the persons on the top line.
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Income Tax sleuths seize cash, gold in poll-bound Karnataka 21.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Income-Tax (I-T) sleuths seized Rs 4.13 crore in cash and 4.52 kg gold jewellery valued at Rs 1.32 crore during raids conducted over the last three weeks in poll-bound Karnataka, an official said on Saturday.
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Fura Gems eyes Bunder diamond mine in MP as Rio Tinto exits project 21.4.2018 Latest News
Bunder project in Madhya Pradesh is the only operational diamond mine in India on which exploration is estimated to become viable
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Data privacy row: Google spent $5 mn on lobbying in Q1, Facebook $3.3 mn 21.4.2018 Top Stories
Google, Facebook, Amazon being scrutinised over responsibility for online content, potential market dominance, competition for govt contracts
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Audit clears Facebook despite Cambridge Analytica leaks 20.4.2018 General News
An audit of Facebook's privacy practices for the Federal Trade Commission found no problems even though the company knew at the time that a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users raising questions about the usefulness of such audits. Facebook agreed to outside audits every two years as part of a 2011 settlement with the FTC over its privacy practices. It is not clear from the report whether the company informed PricewaterhouseCoopers, which performed the audit, of the Cambridge Analytica data grab that would put Facebook in the crosshairs of Congress. The heavily redacted audit by PricewaterhouseCoopers is available on the FTC's website. It covers February 12, 2015 to February 11, 2017. PwC declined to comment, but Facebook said today that keeping data secure is a priority. "We remain strongly committed to protecting people's information, said Rob Sherman, Facebook's deputy chief privacy officer, in a statement. "We appreciate the opportunity to ...
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Another Reddy Brother In Running For BJP In Karnataka Assembly Polls 20.4.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The BJP has given a ticket to another Reddy brother for the coming assembly elections in Karnataka, days after fielding Gali Somasekhara Reddy.
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Vedanta's acquisition of Electrosteel is credit neutral: India Ratings 20.4.2018 Business Standard: News Now
The London-based Vedanta group is highly leveraged with Rs 1.03 trillion in debt. Its debt-equity ratio stood at 2.2 times last fiscal
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Another Reddy brother in BJP's third list for Karnataka polls 20.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
The BJP on Friday released third list of 59 candidates for the May 12 elections to the 224-member Karnataka Assembly, including Karunakar Reddy, one of the Reddy brothers from Harapanahalli in Ballari district.
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Electrosteel acquisition by Vedanta is credit neutral, says Ind-Ra 20.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Ltd's acquision of 90 per cent stake in the stressed asset Electrosteel Steels Ltd (ESL) through insolvency proceedings was "credit neutral", according to a India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) report released on Friday.
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Another Reddy brother in BJP's third list for Karnataka 20.4.2018 General News
The BJP on Friday released third list of 59 candidates for the May 12 elections to the 224-member Karnataka Assembly, including Karunakar Reddy, one of the Reddy brothers from Harapanahalli.
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Mineral foundation's corpus to help people affected by mines 20.4.2018 General News
Goa"s Directorate of Mines and Geology has invited applications from people affected by the closure of mines to avail benefits from the state's District Mineral Foundation (DMF), the corpus of which has been collected through taxes paid by mining firms. "DMF "has been established for both districts in Goa to work for the benefit of people and areas affected by mining," a state government spokesperson was quoted in an official release. "A sum of Rs 180.33 crore has been collected for the DMF corpus. North Goa district accounts for Rs 93. 84 crore and South Goa Rs 86.49 crore of this," the official said. The DMF is tasked with working for the benefit of those employed in the mining industry and also to restore areas damaged by mining, the spokesperson said. "DMF works to provide compensation in case of loss of life or property due to a wildlife attack or natural disasters. It works for afforestation and soil conservation in the mining impact zones, soil rejuvenation of ...
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CIL to auction 45 MT coal in FY19 20.4.2018 General News
State-owned CIL said today that it would put on offer a little over 45 million tonnes of coal under the special forward auction in the current fiscal. "In yet another step in reaching out to its consumers, Coal India Limited (CIL) has announced a Special Forward e-auction calendar for 2018-19 facilitating the power plants to systematically plan the lifting of the coal requirement for the fiscal 2018- 19," a CIL official said in a statement. The state-owned firm said it will put on the block a little over 45 MT of coal under the special forward auction. All the coal producing arms of CIL have uploaded the month-wise, source-wise quantity of coal they will be putting up for sale under the special forward auction right up to March next year. "The power producers, particularly the IPPs (independent power producers), can now plan much in advance their coal requirement source wise, grade wise, size wise, quantity wise and mode wise as the company has indicated the availability right in the .
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BJP fields another Reddy brother in Karnataka polls 20.4.2018 General News
The BJP has fielded Karunakar Reddy, one of the Reddy brothers - tainted mining barons- from Harapanahalli as it released its third list of 59 candidates today for the Karnataka assembly elections. The party had in its second list fielded another of three Reddy brothers, Somashekhara Reddy, from Ballari. Reddy brothers have been accused in the past of illegal mining. Their political influence within the BJP seemed to have waned after the alleged scam erupted but it appears that they have made a comeback with the party rewarding them and their associates with tickets in a region they wield considerable influence. With announcement of 59 more candidates, the BJP has declared its nominees for 213 seats for the elections to the 224-member state assembly. It has fielded Gopal Rao from Chamundeshwari, from where Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is contesting on a Congress ticket. The BJP also changed its candidate from Kolar Gold Field seat reserved for scheduled caste candidates. S Ashwini will
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Zimbabwe's parliament summons Mugabe on May 9 over alleged diamond looting 20.4.2018 Latest News
This is the first time a public institution has summoned former leader Mugabe to account for the alleged looting
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