SBI expects no bad loan surprise after merger
Banks > SBI > Apr 03
State Bank of India expects no nasty surprises on bad loans after merging five subsidiary banks with itself at the weekend in a deal that will help it save costs and gain scale, senior executives said.
African envoys seek U.N. probe into Noida attacks
India > Racial Attack > Apr 04
The attacks on African nationals in Greater Noida should be investigated by the Human Rights Council (HRC) of the United Nations, the African envoys said in an unprecedented collective statement on Monday.
U.S. tightens H-1B visa programme
India > H-1B visa > Apr 04
The Donald Trump administration will enforce the laws related to the H-1B visa programme that went unenforced until now, the White House said on Monday even as the Justice Department warned companies against using the programme to displace American workers.
PV Sindhu beats Carolina Marin to win maiden India Open Super Series title
Sports > India Open Super Series > Apr 02
If there was any doubt who the undisputed Indian queen of badminton is, PV Sindhu put that to rest by beating Olympic champion Carolina Marin in the women's singles final to win her maiden India Open Super Series title on Sunday.
SC bans sale of non-BS IV vehicles from April 1
India > non-BS IV vehicles > Mar 30
The Supreme Court banned the sale and registration of vehicles that don't meet the Bharat Stage-IV emission standards or higher from April 1, dealing a major blow on an industry that is sitting on inventory worth an estimated Rs 14,000 crore that they won't be able to sell.
EVM Tampering Row: To lay doubts to rest, EC to throw open challenge to check voting machines, says report
India > EVM Tampering Row > Apr 04
After a series of allegations levelled by political parties and leaders after the recently-concluded five-state assembly elections, the Election Commission of India (ECI) will soon throw an “open challenge” to test the infallibility of EVMs, reported Indian Express.