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Bitcoin body advises public to keep off, seeks clarity

Monday 6 January '14

There are 30,000 bitcoin holders in the country who have 1% of the total 12 million units of the virtual currency in use globally.
Pyramid Saimira case: Sebi completes probe against five entities

Monday 6 January '14

The forged Sebi letter was alleged to have been planned by Kotecha.
CCI to take up projects worth Rs33,000 cr

Monday 6 January '14

In the power sector, projects worth Rs 8,214 crore are on the agenda.
Jet in ‘near miss’ with UFO close to Heathrow

Monday 6 January '14

A report into the incident does not name the airline or flight involved.
Awami League sweeps ‘one-sided’ poll; 21 killed, 200 booths burnt

Monday 6 January '14

Ruling party wins 95 seats, Jatiya Party gets 12; leaders ‘satisfied’.
4 women held for ‘kidnapping’ baby from camp, trying to sell it

Monday 6 January '14

Three women were arrested from Dehradun and one from Patiala for allegedly kidnapping a one-month-old baby from Muzaffarnagar and selling it here, police said.
Ganguly mulls quitting as WBHRC chief

Monday 6 January '14

Former Supreme Court judge A K Ganguly, accused of sexual harassment by a woman lawyer who interned under him, is contemplating resignation as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission (WBHR...
Pre-marital sex immoral, no religion permits it, says fast-track court judge

Monday 6 January '14

Pre-marital sex is “immoral” and against the “tenets of every religion”.
Goa building collapse toll rises to 15

Monday 6 January '14

Officials said the building was being developed by Navi Mumbai-based Bharat Realtors and Developers.
RBI says mobile banking has miles to go to reach traction

Monday 6 January '14

The RBI allows only a bank-led model for mobile banking.
Mamata calls on Suchitra; docs say actress improving

Monday 6 January '14

The CM asked all to pray for Suchitra’s early recovery and good health.
Close to China but India ties precious: Maldives President

Monday 6 January '14

India has been concerned over the growing proximity between Maldives and China.
LS polls likely in April-May in 5 phases

Monday 6 January '14

Lok Sabha may meet for one last time to pass a vote-on-account to enable expenditure for six months of the new fiscal year 2014-15.
Under pressure, Justice Ganguly mulls resigning as WBHRC chief

Sunday 5 January '14

Justice Ganguly is facing charges of sexual harassment slapped by a law intern.
Pawar won't contest Lok Sabha polls, to take RS route

Sunday 5 January '14

NCP leader Praful Patel also said that Pawar will not contest Lok Sabha election.
AAP's Rakhi Birla car attacked in Delhi's Mangolpuri area

Monday 6 January '14

AAP leader Rakhi Birla's car was on Sunday attacked by unidentified men in Delhi's Mangolpuri area.
5 Indians killed, 2 injured in road accident in Oman

Sunday 5 January '14

Two seriously injured women are battling for their lives in hospital.
AAP's emergence a warning for all parties: Jairam Ramesh

Sunday 5 January '14

Aam Aadmi Party has redefined the political scenario, Ramesh said.
Lok Sabha polls likely to be held from mid-April in 5-6 phases: EC sources

Sunday 5 January '14

AP, Odisha and Sikkim will go for state polls along with the Lok Sabha elections.
Michael Schumacher still 'critical' as probe focuses on helmet camera

Sunday 5 January '14

French prosecutors and the ski resort say Schumacher was skiing at great speed.

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