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Economy

Migrant workers, farmers, vendors get Rs 3.16 lakh cr from Modi’s booster dose

A total of nine steps were announced today. These comprised three measures for migrant workers, one for MUDRA Shishu Loan, one for street vendors, one for housing, one for employment generation for tribals and two related to small cultivators

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Crime

Fugitives have looted Rs 17,900 crore: Govt

On being asked what concessions were given or loans waived for these fugitives, Anurag Thakur said competent courts were handling these cases

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Economy

Sitharaman announces 28 economy boosters including relief to small taxpayers

This was the fourth press conference of Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman post-Budget; here, the thrusts were on boosters and reliefs

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Economy

Protectionist Sitharaman claims competition is anti-consumer

Her deputy Anurag Singh Thakur, however, tried to balance the discourse by speaking against businesses that expect a protectionist state

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India

Dharamshala cricket stadium: Supreme Court quashes FIR against Anurag Thakur, Dhumal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court Friday quashed an FIR against BJP MP Anurag Thakur, former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and others in a case related to alleged irregularities in granting land on lease for construction of the Dharamshala cricket stadium. A bench of justices AK Sikri, Ashok Bhushan and Ajay Rastogi said, […]

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Sports

SC kicks out Anurag Thakur, coterie from BCCI

New Delhi: At last, BCCI and its president paid the price of defying Supreme Court order by not adopting recommendations of the Justice (Retired) Rajendra Mal Lodha Committee reforms. In an unprecedented decision, the Supreme Court on Monday removed BCCI  president Anurag Thakur and secretary Ajay Shirke from their posts for stalling the implementation of Justice […]