PM Modi tries to abolish financial untouchability29 August 2014, New Delhi, M Post BureauPrime minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched his government’s mega scheme ‘Jan Dhan Yojana’, declaring that it was aimed at eradicating financial untouchability by providing bank accounts to the poor.
FIR against Baijal, Bharat Hotels for Udaipur deal
The CBI has lodged an FIR against former bureaucrat Pradeep Baijal and Bharat Hotels for allegedly selling off a heritage hotel in Udaipur by undervaluing it from Rs 151 crore to Rs 7.5 crore only in 2002.
Janardhan Dwivedi queers pitch for the old in Congress Fight within Congress factions on Thursday took a new turn, as the party’s general secretary Janardhan Dwivedi said that ‘politicians should not be part of active politics after a certain age.’
One year later, the mind is still not without fear Muzaffarnagar remains far from normal a year after riots broke out in the Western UP. Owing to rumours and fear of fresh clashes, residents preferred to stay inside their houses resulting in thin traffic on roads and other places around the district.
ISL ceremony ushers new eraThe cash-rich Indian Super League, the first of its kind in Indian football, on Thursday unveiled its championship logo in a glittering ceremony.