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Mumbai court rejects Deepak Kochhar's bail plea in ICICI Bank-Videocon money laundering case
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Mumbai court rejects Deepak Kochhar's bail plea in ICICI Bank-Videocon money laundering case

Special PMLA judge PP Rajvaidya rejected the "regular'' bail application of Deepak Kochhar filed on merits of the case as against technical grounds

UK court extends Nirav Modi's remand till 29 Dec, final hearings in Jan 2021
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UK court extends Nirav Modi's remand till 29 Dec, final hearings in Jan 2021

The jeweller has been in prison in connection with the PNB scam case since his arrest on 19 March, 2019, on an extradition warrant executed by Scotland Yard

Supreme Court rejects Chanda Kochhar's appeal against sacking as CEO of ICICI Bank
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Supreme Court rejects Chanda Kochhar's appeal against sacking as CEO of ICICI Bank

The top court was hearing Kochhar's appeal against an order of the Bombay High Court, which had dismissed her plea against termination, noting that the dispute arises from a contract of personal service

Indian national sentenced to 20 years in prison for running call centres that defrauded US citizens
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Indian national sentenced to 20 years in prison for running call centres that defrauded US citizens

Hitesh Madhubhai Patel from Ahmedabad was sentenced on charges of wire fraud conspiracy and general conspiracy to commit identification fraud, access device fraud, money laundering, and impersonation of a federal officer or employee

Attorney General gives consent to initiate contempt proceedings against creator of comic Sanitary Panels
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Attorney General gives consent to initiate contempt proceedings against creator of comic Sanitary Panels

The Attorney General stated that two tweets posted by the creator of Sanitary Panels imply that the Supreme Court is biased to the ruling party and undermine public confidence in the institution.

Jammu and Kashmir DDC election: Second phase of polling registers 48.62% voter turnout
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Jammu and Kashmir DDC election: Second phase of polling registers 48.62% voter turnout

Jammu region witnessed 65.54 percent voting, while Kashmir recorded an average of 33.34 percent turnout, said state election commissioner KK Sharma

Talks between 35 farmers' unions, Centre inconclusive, next meet on 3 Dec; Bhim Army extends support to protesters
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Talks between 35 farmers' unions, Centre inconclusive, next meet on 3 Dec; Bhim Army extends support to protesters

Bharatiya Kisan Union (Ekta Ugrahan) member Roopsingh Sinha told PTI that the farmer's unions’ have rejected the govt’s proposal to form a five-member committee to look into the issues related to the new farm laws, however, there is no official confirmation yet

Indian Navy successfully test-fires naval version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile
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Indian Navy successfully test-fires naval version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

BrahMos Aerospace, an India-Russian joint venture, produced the supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft, or land platforms

IGNOU opens link for re-registration for January session; candidates can apply at ignou.ac.in
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IGNOU opens link for re-registration for January session; candidates can apply at ignou.ac.in

Students registered on the old portal will have to create a new account on the Samarth portal to ensure that their academic history is mapped correctly

Election Commission proposes extending postal ballot facility for NRIs, asks Centre to amend law at earliest
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Election Commission proposes extending postal ballot facility for NRIs, asks Centre to amend law at earliest

'The Commission is technically and administratively ready to extend this facility in general elections to legislative assemblies of Assam, West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Puducherry,' the poll panel said

Clean coaches, platforms but no adherence to COVID-19 protocols: A first-hand travel experience by suburban rail in Chennai
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Clean coaches, platforms but no adherence to COVID-19 protocols: A first-hand travel experience by suburban rail in Chennai

The resumption and opening up of suburban trains has been a huge relief for daily commuters, but continued vigilance on the part of the authorities as well as fellow travellers will go a long way in ensuring safety and building trust

2G scam case: Delhi HC says will hear CBI's appeal against acquittal of A Raja, others in Jan
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2G scam case: Delhi HC says will hear CBI's appeal against acquittal of A Raja, others in Jan

Though the CBI had earlier concluded its submissions on the issue of leave to appeal, it will have to argue the matter afresh due to the judge being changed. Justice Brijesh Sethi retired on 30 November.

XAT 2021 registration date extended till 10 December; apply at xatonline.in
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XAT 2021 registration date extended till 10 December; apply at xatonline.in

Candidates applying for XAT 2021 will have to pay registration fee of Rs 1,750. The score of the aptitude test is used by more than 160 institutes

Justin Trudeau lends support to farmers' protests in Delhi; comments 'ill-informed', says MEA
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Justin Trudeau lends support to farmers' protests in Delhi; comments 'ill-informed', says MEA

Trudeau's statements elicited a sharp response from the Ministry of External Affairs, which called his comments 'ill-informed.'

AP NEET counselling 2020: Provisional merit list for admission to MBBS, BDS courses released at ntruhs.ap.nic.in
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AP NEET counselling 2020: Provisional merit list for admission to MBBS, BDS courses released at ntruhs.ap.nic.in

This year, a total of 13,089 candidates have been shortlisted for admission to MBBS, BDS, AYUSH courses under state quota in Andhra Pradesh

'Delhi chalo' protest: Farmers' unions accept Centre's offer for talks over new laws
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'Delhi chalo' protest: Farmers' unions accept Centre's offer for talks over new laws

On Monday, the farmers had said that they have come to the National Capital for a 'decisive battle' and urged Narendra Modi to listen to their 'mann ki baat'

Rajkot hospital fire: Police arrests three senior Gokul Lifecare officials for causing death by negligence
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Rajkot hospital fire: Police arrests three senior Gokul Lifecare officials for causing death by negligence

Investigation into the incident revealed that fire prevention protocols and safety measures were lacking at the hospital, which hindered rescue operations and resulted in deaths of five patients

Vellore Institute of Technology admission 2021: Registration for VITEEE 2021 begins at vit.ac.in
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Vellore Institute of Technology admission 2021: Registration for VITEEE 2021 begins at vit.ac.in

Those applying for VITEEE for UG Engineering admission (UGEA) 2021 should have been born on or after 1 July 1999

World AIDS Day 2020: All you need to know about virus that infected over 1.7 million people in 2019
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World AIDS Day 2020: All you need to know about virus that infected over 1.7 million people in 2019

AIDS or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome is a life-threatening condition that is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus, which attacks a person's immune system and makes them susceptible to other diseases

Haryana livestock development board chief, Sombir Sangwan, resigns, extends support to protesting farmers
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Haryana livestock development board chief, Sombir Sangwan, resigns, extends support to protesting farmers

In a letter to ML Khattar, the Haryana MLA said, 'Farmers from my Assembly constituency Dadri are also protesting the farm laws... extending my full support to them is a priority'