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by | March 13, 2018 | 17:32

For semi-urban and rural centres, the charges have been reduced from Rs 40 per month plus GST to Rs 12 and Rs 10 per month plus GST, respectively, the bank said in a release. Both these accounts do not have minimum balance requirements. The Bank has an exceptionally solid store establishment having 41 crores Savings Bank accounts out of which 16 crore accounts under PMJDY/BSBD and of beneficiary/minors/standardized savings advantage holders were at that point exempted.

by | March 13, 2018 | 16:07

According to Washington Post , Trump asked Tillerson to resign Friday. Tillerson had just returned from a shortened trip to Africa hours before Trump's announcement. Tillerson, a former Exxon Mobile CEO, has always been rumored to be unhappy with Trump's constant undermining of the State Department's stance on issues.

by | March 13, 2018 | 16:51

As per the reports, the rebels used a lot of explosives to blow up the vehicle and just after the incident reinforcement was rushed to the spot to investigate and rescue operation for some survived injuries. Home Minister Rajnath Singh extended his condolences to the bereaved families. A statement issued by the CRPF said that the encounter took place between the CRPF's 208 CoBRA (Commando Battalion for Resolute Action) battalion and Maoists at 8 a.m.

by | March 13, 2018 | 15:20

The final hearing in the Aadhaar validity case started on January 17, 2018. The date was earlier set to March 31. A five-judge bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A K Sikri, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan passed the interim order.

by | March 13, 2018 | 15:42

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that occurred on Monday afternoon in Plant City. Law enforcement sources tell News Channel 8 that deputies are canvassing the shooting scene and the area surrounding it, trying to determine if there is a suspect on the loose or if everyone involved is already accounted for.

by | March 13, 2018 | 15:39

The 36-year-old is now back to full fitness and has played three times since, but he concedes he will call time on his 19-year career at the end of the campaign. "But, yeah, it's looking likely". Carrick underwent a treatment for irregular heart rhythm a year ago after he complained of feeling uneasy in Manchester United's clash against Burton in the Carabao Cup.

by | March 13, 2018 | 15:10

Brochu was trying to force her roommate Chennell "Jazzy" Rowe out of their shared dorm. Following Brochu's arrest, the NAACP hoped that ex-student would be charged with a hate crime ; however, Brochu avoided that charge, and was instead charged with harassment.

by | March 13, 2018 | 14:11

A police spokesman said: "Police were called at 9.49am on Tuesday, 13 March to reports of a suspicious package at Norman Shaw Buildings, Victoria Embankment, Westminster. The affected area was temporarily cordoned off but there was no evacuation of the Norman Shaw Buildings, which are situated between the Houses of Parliament and police headquarters, the parliamentary spokesperson said.

by | March 13, 2018 | 13:55

The Ducks were given the No. 2 seed in the Spokane Region on Monday, and they will host the tournament's first two rounds, starting with No. 15 seed Seattle University at 4 p.m. The Ducks beat Colorado to open the conference tournament, then fended off a top-10 foe in the semifinals, UCLA, before dominating perennial conference power Stanford in the title game.

by | March 13, 2018 | 13:27

They'll tip off their tournament at 12:30 p.m. Friday against No. 13 seed Marshall on TNT. The game will be played at 1:30 p.m. Eastern time and can be seen on TNT. The Shockers were 24-6 (14-4 in-conference) in the regular season, and lost to the University of Houston in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.

by | March 13, 2018 | 13:02

Arizona coach Sean Miller and UA players were not available for comment Sunday - though Miller has a media press conference scheduled for Monday - but UA players said after their 75-61 win over USC on Saturday that they hoped their roster issues may have been taken into consideration.

by | March 13, 2018 | 13:21

Banks stocks saw heavy buying interest on Tuesday after Bank of India recovered Rs 7,000 crore worth of Standby Letter of Credits from other banks. Bank of India executive director N. Union Bank of India is up 12% and Oriental Bank of Commerce is up 11.2%. Andhra Bank is now trading at Rs38.55 up by Rs2.7 or 7.53% from its previous closing of Rs35.85 on the BSE.

by | March 13, 2018 | 13:50

The report warned that the UK's financial sector would be worst-affected in such a scenario while estimating that companies in European Union member states will pay a total of £31 billion (circa US$43 billion) per year in "tariff and non-tariff" barriers.

by | March 13, 2018 | 14:04

Then, a high-level delegation from Seoul paid a dramatic and symbolic visit to Pyongyang to meet the North Korean leader. A South Korean soldier stands guard inside the joint security area conference room in the border village of Panmunjom between South and North Korea at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on October 14, 2017 in Panmunjom, South Korea .

by | March 13, 2018 | 13:30

The Taliban urged Washington last month to begin talks to end nearly 17 years of war in Afghanistan, which suggests they want to explore dialogue. "We want the Afghans to lead and provide the substance to the reconciliation effort", he said.

by | March 13, 2018 | 13:32

Earlier, Mehbooba Mufti had announced to keep the finance ministry under her own command. Top sources while disclosing this to KNS revealed that Drabu instead of complying the party directive to retract his statement on Kashmir was very harsh in his reply to the show cause notice issued to him by Ab Rehman Veeri the head of party's disciplinary committee.

by | March 13, 2018 | 13:14

Horst Seehofer, who heads Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies the Christian Social Union (CSU), told Sunday newspaper Bild am Sonntag that Germany should remain an open and liberal country. Macron had this month welcomed the prospect of Merkel's fourth-term government as "good news for Europe " and said both countries would quickly start to jointly "develop new initiatives for advancing the European project".Merkel said the Paris talks would cover topics such as defence and migration ...

by | March 13, 2018 | 12:47

The Authority said it held the enclave's dominant Hamas group responsible for the attack, stopping short of directly accusing the group of carrying out the assault, but suggesting it had failed to provide adequate security. Palestinians slammed Sunday the White House announcement to host a donor conference next Tuesday over the humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip , saying it should be dealt with as a political affair.

by | March 13, 2018 | 12:19

Duterte conceded that human rights investigators would likely be angered by his advice, but he insisted silence in response to their questions is legal under Philippine constitutional law. The President made the stern warning, as he also reiterated his order to the Philippine National Police (PNP) to remain silent, if they are asked about the supposed human rights violations linked to his anti-narcotics drive.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:53

The president was surrounded by steel and aluminum workers as he explained his decision at a White House ceremony. "The U.S. government launched an investigation into steel and aluminum imports to respond to countries whose trade practices represent a threat to American national security ", Neumann said.

by | March 13, 2018 | 12:32

Meanwhile, the Central government on Monday tabled the The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018 in the Lok Sabha. The bill was introduced in the Lower House by minister of state for finance Shiv Pratap Shukla. An administrator will be appointed to manage and dispose of the confiscated property under the Act. An explanatory note to the draft Bill said, "A fugitive economic offender is a person who has an arrest warrant issued in respect of a scheduled offence and who leaves or has left ...

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:55

In the Chinese hierarchy, Fan is ranked higher than the Chinese defence minister. Further she added that Defence public sector undertakings have huge opportunities and assets to meet the requirements of Indian Defence sector and armed forces, however they need revitalization.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:26

The Speaker hardly called for taking up of listed questions, members from Andhra Pradesh belonging to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and YSR Congress Party entered into the well carrying placards demanding Special Category status for Andhra Pradesh.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:04

After vandalising the pub, the activists allegedly assaulted the women who were dressed in western clothes and seen dancing to the loud music. The judgement was delivered on Monday by Magistrate Manjunath R. "During the time of the attack, I was in Maharashtra and returned two days later". The then BJP government has tortured me mentally, physically and financially.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:38

The former England worldwide made the announcement at United's press conference on Monday ahead of the Champions League last-16, second-leg match against Sevilla. "There were two or three times when I wondered whether it was worth still playing, but I soon got over that". Hopefully I can get some game time and I am still enjoying training.

by | March 13, 2018 | 10:00

All other banks flatly refuse to finance mortgage and other properties in rural areas, therefore keeping rural areas underdeveloped as was intended under apartheid. In August 2017, following its own investigation of the legal implications of municipalities investing in mutual banks , Treasury issued a circular informing municipalities not to place deposits with VBS.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:04

Obviously this means, a Black woman will not be on any US currency during the Trump administration. After being forced to travel to Montreal, Atlantic City and NY for training, she returned to Halifax and opened a beauty school aimed at offering black people a local option for training.

by | March 13, 2018 | 10:32

The unprecedented move follows its own unheeded calls to Tehran to end the harassment of staff working for the British broadcaster's Persian Service, according to BBC director general, Tony Hall. It has accused 152 current and former staff and contributors of "conspiracy against national security" and initiated criminal investigations. United Nations Special Rapporteur for Human Rights in Iran Asma Jahangir told the daily that the Human Rights Council was "disturbed" about the allegations.

by | March 13, 2018 | 07:07

The company will be offering three free rides worth up to $25 each to passengers, and bonus rates for drivers for the first 30 days of operation. According to Ola, it has registered 7000 driver-partners in Perth and Sydney till date. On February 14, Ola had begun offering two free rides to people in Perth city as a soft launch of its services with local partners. New kid on the block Ola arrives around a year after Uber's reputation began taking hit after hit, with reported culture ...

by | March 13, 2018 | 08:04

Richards says as the National Transportation Safety Board begins it's investigation, it's going to look at aircraft records and determine whether there was a mechanical failure. The helicopter had been privately chartered for a photoshoot, officials said. Of the six people on board, only one, the pilot, survived. In all, the FAA has documented 16 accidents or incidents involving Liberty Helicopters since 1995.

by | March 13, 2018 | 06:01

Si tratta in particolare di manufatti in ferro, acciaio e ghisa per 235,3 milioni, barche a vela e a motore da diporto per 31,6 milioni e agroalimentare per 29,6 milioni. Problemi anche per succo d'arancia, riso , tabacco , sigari , granoturco dolce e riso soffiato. Con l'Ue siamo sotto di 100 miliardi di dollari sul commercio perché abbiamo avuto politici stupidi .

by | March 13, 2018 | 05:51

The Grammy and Tony-nominated entertainer is in NY filming the new Netflix series, The Good Cop , where he plays the lead opposite actor Tony Danza . He will be joined by Tony-winning, multi-platinum recording artist and actress Idina Menzel . "We've done some great things together in the past but this will top them all", Menzel said in a release.

by | March 13, 2018 | 04:31

Tonight's American Idol recap begins now - Refresh Page often to get the most current updates! Also, for the first time in " American Idol " history, hopefuls had the opportunity to audition through a livestream platform. In Perry's case, use that attention to try and get a role as a fairy princess that you have always wanted to play. "And they're gonna be like, 'You sent me home!' And I'm like, 'Hey, thanks for proving me wrong'".

by | March 13, 2018 | 05:20

An occupant in one of the other vehicles sustained minor, non-life threatening injuries, and was sent to a hospital, Scott said. Officers noticed Young seemed impaired. Sgt. Chriswell Scott tweeted that she was driving to her wedding at the time of the crash. A photo of a bride getting arrested for DUI en route to her wedding is going viral.

by | March 13, 2018 | 04:26

The tariffs on steel and aluminum imposed by the Trump administration will increase costs for local producers and raise prices for American consumers, an worldwide trade specialist said Friday. It was the most explicit threat yet from the country in the escalating trade row. "We are an ally, not a threat", European Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen said.