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Indian gold rush in Africa leads to record inflows

Detailed investigation by a Canadian think tank shows that India, which imports one third of the world’s gold supply, is...

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Do you breed Goddesses at Solcum Magna?

New Delhi: Last year, two videos that went viral across India involved two women athletes. Swapna Barman, heptathlete, and Hima...

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SEBI wakes up to mess in Karvy, sleeps on Co-location scam

SEBI wants MCX to do an internal investigation to probe what led to the data theft. In other words, those...

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ICC worried as Indian bookies ‘spot-fix’ world cricket

ICC Anti-Corruption Unit chief Alex Marshall is on record saying Indian bookies are openly operating across the globe. ‘In most...

Kolkata: Former Australian cricket umpire Simon Taufel addresses a press conference in Kolkata, on Jan 14, 2019. (Photo: Kuntal Chakrabarty/IANS)

Umpires don’t talk, use signals

Taufel wants cricketers to show restraint and not get hyper-active both on and off the field. He has explained lessons...

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Banks have a warning message for depositors

Finance Ministry insiders claim the sudden crisis enveloping the PMCB depositors has forced the government to put the state-owned banks,...

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How much cash did you park with SRS?

NEW DELHI :Every fortnight, scores of harassed and worried people from Delhi and Haryana gather at a common spot to...

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How Bansals aimed for the sun

The book talks about walking the extra mile, maybe a hundred miles, because e-business is not all about valuations and...

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveils the book

Get a tinge of digital in your soul

The book should have been written in the 1980s, and read by India’s risk-averse bureaucrats who could have then helped...

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Husband framed in 2002 Gujarat riots, widow seeks compensation

AHMEDABAD: The widow of a person falsely implicated in the Naroda Patiya riots that killed 97 people has decided to...

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After living high off bank loans, Nirav now a jailbird

The diamond merchant neatly executed plans to defraud Punjab National Bank for over Rs 14,000 crore.   NEW DELHI: Around...

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A hint of saffron: How Ganguly took a giant leap forward

NEW DELHI: Saurav Ganguly’s ascendancy as the president of the world’s richest cricket board has happened with a tinge of...

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Call centres prey on some Indians’ male child fixation

NEW DELHI: The latest scandal—now on the radar of Western crime busters—that triggered breaking headlines emerged from the heart of...

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Washington puts Gupta brothers on the burner

After financial embezzlement in South Africa, the Gupta Brothers are now seeking new pastures for investments.     New Delhi: The...

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Kirloskars ‘land’ in trouble in the South

New Delhi: A peculiar problem has hit the Kirloskar family in South India, triggering a huge controversy within the group....

Kolkata: Former Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar comes out from the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) office after interrogation in the Saradha chit fund scam case, in Kolkata on June 7, 2019. (Photo: Kuntal Chakrabarty/IANS)

Rajeev Kumar hiding in plain sight from CBI

New Delhi: There’s an interesting joke in Kolkata revolving around the former city police commissioner, Rajeev Kumar, currently on the...

Kolkata: Former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar comes out of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) office after being interrogated in connection with Saradha chit fund case at CGO Complex in Kolkata on Aug 16, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

State cops guard IPS Rajeev Kumar from Central cops

New Delhi: Former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar, now involved in a strange cat and mouse game with the Central Bureau...

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SEBI hesitates to move against big NSEL defaulter brokers

New Delhi: Why has the investigation into a mega scam involving a huge sum of money gone around in circles...

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Persecuted Bengal cop may land Mamata in embarrassing mess

NEW DELHI: The curious case of a retired IPS officer and her numerous slugfests with the Bengal government has taken...

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Akhilesh wary of CBI sandstorm against Chandrakala IAS

NOIDA, UTTAR PRADESH: India’s sand mafia is wounded, but not fatally. And fingers are being pointed at Bhukya Chandrakala, a...

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Law starts catching up with influential Mumbai brokers

SEBI has issued notices to top brokerage firms allegedly involved in NSEL scam.   NEW DELHI: Gloom hangs over the...

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Who is in charge of coal in India?

In a recent meeting with Coal Minister Piyush Goyal, representatives of some coal and steel companies came up with a...

Lifestyle, environment among leading risks for cancer

Be careful of what you drink and eat, oncologists across India are repeatedly telling cancer patients, arguing why lifestyle and...

Bank fraud in Bengal: Kolkata’s Shibaji now cashless, powerless

Every time cops in Kolkata came to arrest Shibaji Panja, he calmly walked into the waiting Black Maria, made a...