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Cash crunch: I-T says 97 pc of poll seizures in Ktaka in high-denomination notes 21.4.2018 General News
Rs 2,000 and 500 notes constitute 97 per cent of the Rs 4.13 crore cash that the Income Tax Department has seized in poll-bound Karnataka till now, authorities said today. The revelation comes in the backdrop of a cash crunch being witnessed across various regions in the country as a number of ATMs had gone dry. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), that makes policy for the ITD, had recently asked its probe wings in the country to check these instances. The results of this exercise in Karnataka are now known. "Though the election process is just beginning, the investigation wing of the department in Bengaluru has already seized cash of Rs 4.13 crore and gold jewellery of 4.52 kilogrammes valued at Rs 1.32 crore. "The interesting fact in these seizures is that the majority of the cash is in the denominations of Rs 2,000 and Rs 500. Out of the total cash seized, an amount of Rs 4.03 crore is in these higher denominations," the department said in a statement. The seizures have been .
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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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MI look to continue momentum against Rajasthan Royals 21.4.2018 General News
Having finally found the winning touch, Mumbai Indians will look to continue in similar vein when they lock horns with beleaguered hosts Rajasthan Royals in an Indian Premier League (IPL) game here tomorrow. Two-time champions Mumbai Indians were off to a horrible start this season, suffering three successive reverses, before skipper Rohit Sharma came to the team's rescue with a blazing 94 against Royal Challengers Bangalore. The 46-run drubbing of RCB has raised the morale of the players, and Mumbai Indians are seeking a similar outing against Rajasthan Royals, at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium tomorrow. Sharma was the reason behind the team breaking the run of losses and he is again going to be a key man for Mumbai Indians. West Indian Evin Lewis played his part with the bat, scoring 65, and then there are the likes of Kieron Pollard and the Pandya brothers - Hardik and Krunal. That Pollard has recovered from an injury is definitely good news for MI. Another positive development is ...
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Hockey India names 61 players for senior women national camp 21.4.2018 General News
Hockey India on today named 61 players for the senior women national coaching camp that commences tomorrow at the Sports Authority of India, Bengaluru. The 61-member group, which features all the 18 players of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games squad, was picked on the basis their recent performances in tournaments that include the Hockey India Senior Women National Championship. This group will be further pruned down to 48 players on May 2. Under chief coach Harendra Singh, the Indian team finished fourth in the Commonwealth Games after losing to Australia in the semifinals and to England in the bronze medal match. "I have stated earlier too that we are disappointed as we did not finish on the podium but there are a lot of positives which we can take from the CWG performance barring the game against England in the bronze medal match," said Harendra. He added that the team will go back to the drawing board to make a comprehensive plan based on the CWG outing for the future ...
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Martin's Corner: The little store that became a local legend (Book Extract) 21.4.2018 General News
ATTN EDITORS: "Secret Sauce" is an in-depth look at 40 of India's most iconic and successful restaurants, not just as landmarks and must-visit destinations but also as businesses that have stood the test of time and upheld their standards of dining and culinary excellence. From a 100-year-old no-frills eatery in Bengaluru to an award-winning dine-out venue in Delhi, from inventive cafes to nationwide chains that have scaled admirably, this book is a sumptuous treat for aspiring food entrepreneurs, foodies, and anyone interested in the success secrets and inner workings of the restaurant business in India. This is the second of two exclusive extracts reproduced with permission from the publisher, Harper Business.
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Jr Women Hockey C'ship: Andhra Pradesh hammer Goans 6-0 21.4.2018 General News
Andhra Pradesh produced a rich vein of form as they thrashed Goans 6-0 in their opening Pool A match of the 8th Hockey India Junior Women National Championship 2018 (B Division) here last evening.Goals for Andhra Pradesh were scored by captain Mary Lotla (18', 42'), Spandana Bokam (44', 60'), Vara Lakshmi Uppidi (5') and Bhavani Madugula (54').Whereas, in another Pool A encounter, it was Madhya Bharat who played out a 1-1 draw with Bengaluru Hockey Association. It was Navya DJ (7') who scored for Bengaluru Hockey Association while Isha Agrawal (60') scored for Madhya Bharat.In Pool B, Bihar beat Manipur 8-0. Goals for Bihar were scored by Kajal Lakra (5', 19', 20', 24', 38', 45'), Riya Kumari (33') and Mahima Kumari (70'). Another Pool B match saw Hockey defeat Puducherry 20-0 in an emphatic manner.Goals for Assam were scored by Maxima Xalxo (9', 27', 62', 65'), Sakshi (23', 53', 61', 64'), skipper Priyanshi Singh (1', 3', 52'), Milka Surin (20',30', 30'), Elina Tigga (10', 42'), ...
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1,348 pigs die of PRRS and CSF in Mizoram 21.4.2018 General News
At least 1,348 pigs and piglets have died in Mizoram during the last few weeks due to the outbreak of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) and Classical Swine Fever (CSF), an official said. The figure was based on the latest weekly reports received from the eight districts of the state till Thursday, state Animal Husbandry and Veterinary department's Joint Director (livestock health) Dr Hmarkunga said here yesterday. He said that 2,613 pigs and piglets had so far been infected with the PRRS and swine fever. 81 villages had also been affected by the two diseases. As there was no vaccine for the viral diseases, drugs to prevent secondary bacterial infections were administered to the sick swines, he added.
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IPL '18: Watson's 106 floors Rajasthan Royals 21.4.2018 General News
Opener Shane Watson's blistering 106 and some tight bowling helped Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to hand the Rajasthan Royals (RR) a 64-run defeat and to go to the top of the table at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Friday.Earlier, RR led by Ajinkya Rahane won the toss and put CSK into bat first, in what was the first match between the two sides in three years after serving a two-year ban in the wake of the 2013 spot-fixing scandal.Playing their first 'home' game after matches were shifted out from Chennai, due to ongoing Cauvery protests, Watson, who was with the opponent franchise from 2008-2015, thrashed the Rajasthan bowlers all over the park as he helped to take Chennai into a dominant position right from the beginning.The 36-year-old swashbuckling Australian all-rounder gave Chennai a rapid start as the team raced to 50 runs in less than five overs, courtesy a dropped chance in the very first over of the game.With no assistance on offer, the RR bowlers needed to .
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Who manages the vast wealth of celebrity sportspersons and actors? 20.4.2018 Business Standard: News Now
'For stars in entertainment industry there's almost always also a family member who serves as an intermediary between investment professionals & the star' Atul Kasbekar, Bling! Entertainmet
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Indiabulls Housing Finance Q4 net profit jumps 23% to Rs 10.3 bn 20.4.2018 Business Standard: News Now
The mortgage lender saw higher demand for housing loans from tier 1 and 2 cities, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Pune, among others
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Siddaramaiah, JD-S chief, others file nominations for Karnataka polls 20.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) state President H.D. Kumaraswamy were among those who filed their nominations on Friday for the May 12 Assembly elections, taking the total nominations so far to 708.
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Walmart could buy controlling stake in Flipkart as early as next week - sources 20.4.2018 Reuters: Money News
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Walmart Inc could seal a deal to buy a more than 51 percent stake in Indian online marketplace Flipkart as early as next week, two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday.
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Tea Seller-Turned-Billionaire Contesting Karnataka Polls As Independent 20.4.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
He once used to sell tea to make a living. Today, P Anil Kumar is a crorepati who has taken the political plunge. The 43-year-old has filed his nomination papers for next month's Karnataka assembly...
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Wall Street opens flat on tech, oil weakness 20.4.2018 General News
(Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes opened flat on Friday, as strong earnings from industrials General Electric and Honeywell were offset by declines in technology stocks and oil price.
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JDS releases 2nd list of candidates, Kumaraswamy to contest 20.4.2018 General News
After a long wait, Janata Dal" (Secular) today announced its second list of 56 candidates for the May 12 assembly election in Karnataka, fielding its state unit chief H D Kumaraswamy in a second constituency. Kumaraswamy, a former Chief Minister, will also be contesting from Channapatna constituency, apart from Ramanagara, which was announced in the first list. In the second list, the party has accommodated several aspirants from BJP and Congress, who knocked at its doors after they were denied tickets. Among party hoppers who have got tickets include Prakesh Kandre from Bhalki, actor turned politician Shashi Kumar from Hosadurga, Hemachandra Sagar from Chickpet, P Ramesh from C V Raman Nagar, Mangaladevi Biradar from Muddebihal, and Ramachandra from Rajarajeshwari Nagar. JDS was the first to announce a list of 126 candidates"in February itself, much before the poll dates were announced. The move was seen as an attempt to keep the options"open for disgruntled aspirants ...
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Indiabulls Housing Fin Q4 net profit jumps 23% to Rs 1,030 cr 20.4.2018 General News
Mortgage lender Indiabulls Housing Finance today reported a 23 per cent jump in its net profit at Rs 1,030 crore in the quarter ended March, helped by higher loan growth and lower expenses. The company had reported a profit after tax of Rs 840 crore in the same period last year. "The growth in profit is primarily driven by loan growth, lower operating expenses and some pick up in fee income," company's vice-chairman and managing director, Gagan Banga, said. The mortgage lender saw higher demand for housing loans from tier 1 and 2 cities, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Pune, among others. For the fiscal 2018, the company reported a 32.4 per cent jump in its net profit at Rs 3,847 crore from Rs 2,906.4 crore. It's balance sheet grew 27.2 per cent to Rs 1,31,902.8 crore as at March-end from Rs 1,03,705.4 in the fiscal ended March 31, 2017. Loans assets grew 34.3 per cent to Rs 1,22,577.8 crore from Rs 91,301.3 crore in the previous fiscal. Gross non-performing assets ...
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Actor Prakash Raj says he is against those who are communal " 20.4.2018 General News
Multilingual actor Prakash Raj today said he is not against political leaders visiting temples, but against those who are communal. "I will be silent if Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Amit Shah and Siddaramaiah visit temples. I do not have any problem with that, but I have a problem with those who are communal," he said at a meet the press programme by the Press Club of Bangalore and the Bangalore Reporters Guild. Raj's reply came when asked about his silence over Gandhi's visit to temples during his election campaign in Karnataka. "I am against those who tell me to go to Pakistan for the comments I make. Why should they be telling me to go to Pakistan, why not mention about having a sojourn in a beautiful place?" he asked. The actor said he was against leaders like Hegde (Union minister), whom he accused of formenting communal hatred. Raj also said he would train his guns on BJP more than the Congress or JDS. Replying to a query, Raj said he would also speak up against ...
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Chettri guides Bengaluru FC to Hero Super Cup win 20.4.2018 General News
Skipper Sunil Chettri led from the front with double strikes as JSW Bengaluru FC came back from a goal down to notch up a dominating 4-1 win over 10-man Kingfisher East Bengal in the finals to claim the inaugural Hero Super Cup trophy here today. Two goals from Chettri and one each from Rahul Bheke and Nicolas Fedor (Miku) ensured that the early lead taken by East Bengal through Kromah did not stop their march to victory at the Kalinga Stadium. Bengaluru made a positive start and tried to wrest control of the midfield early. Off a counter-attack, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Bengaluru FC Goalkeeper got the first booking of the match when Kromah broke free and Gurpreet brought him down just outside the Bengaluru box. The game came to life in the 28th minute when East Bengal took the lead quite against the run of play. Off the fourth East Bengal corner which was fisted away by Gurpreet, Kromah pulled off a lobbed back volley from inside the box which went in despite a desperate Erik ...
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My team has been most consistent this season: Albert Roca 20.4.2018 General News
Lavishing praise on his boys for claiming the inaugural Hero Super Cup, Bengaluru FC coach Alberto Roca today described his team as the most consistent side in the domestic circuit this season. Skipper Sunil Chettri led from the front with double strikes as Bengaluru FC came back from a goal down to notch up a dominating 4-1 win over 10-man Kingfisher East Bengal in the finals today. I am very happy for the supporters. This is the success we were looking forward to. Today we showed that my team has been the most consistent team this season, Roca said moments after the dominating win. We were a little bit down in the first 20 minutes. They were very aggressive. I also need to congratulate East Bengal for their performance in the season. I am very happy for the way my team performed in the tournament. Three of the games we came from back from a goal down. It's very credible. Referring to the Guard of honour which the Bengaluru FC team gave to the East Bengal players prior to the prize ..
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RCB banking on 4 straight home games to revive IPL campaign: Woakes 20.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) all-rounder Chris Woakes believes that they will use the four consecutive home games in Bengaluru as "a springboard" to turn things around after managing only one win in four games in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
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