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Curb manipulation in commodities market: Jaitley to Sebi

Mumbai : With the commodity derivatives coming under Sebi’s jurisdiction, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the regulator must ensure that manipulative activities are curbed in this market and expressed confidence that NSEL-like problems would be dealt with effectively. Jaitley, who formalised today the merger of Forward Markets Commission (FMC) with …

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Ban all adult websites: Women organisation to Supreme Court

New Delhi: A women lawyers’ body has moved the Supreme Court seeking blocking of all porn websites as it claimed that pornography “corrupts” the mind of the young generation and leads them to commit crime against women and children. Image source: Adult star Sunny Leone The intervention application filed by …

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SAP Center’s security for PM Modi’s address tighter than airport

California: As thousands of Indian-Americans are scheduled to arrive at the SAP Center in San Jose on Sunday to attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address, they will have to go through a security screening which organisers claimed is tighter than that of an airport. “It (security screening) is tighter than …

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Notification on OROP may take another month: Defence sources

New Delhi: A government notification implementing ‘One Rank One Pension’ scheme may take another month, top defence sources said on Wednesday. The ex-servicemen have objected to the government’s taking of the calendar year 2013 instead of financial year 2013-14 for fixing the base.  “It can take 2-4 weeks more easily …

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