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Hasan Ali Khan: Stuck PMLA case, diminishing claims

Written by Sushant Kulkarni

Updated: January 18, 2018 12:10 am

Hasan Ali Khan in police custody in 2013.(Express Archive)
A decade ago, Pune-based businessman Hasan Ali Khan made national headlines with news that he owed more than Rs 34,000 crore to the government in tax dues.

Let Bronze Do the Talking

Written by Pallavi Chattopadhyay

Published: January 18, 2018 12:26 am

Rajesh Ram work titled Hiding Yourself 1
Delhi-based artist Rajesh Ram’s bronze sculptures in Delhi’s Palette Art gallery are like storytellers revealing the reality of the present times.Much like how an ostrich digs a hole in the ground and hides his face in the face of danger.

January 18, 1978, Forty Years Ago: FM on demonetisation

Express front page forty years ago
FM on demonetisation
Union Finance Minister H.Patel said that the demonetisation of high-denomination currency notes was intended to serve the limited purpose of checking illegal transactions rather than as a major step to unearth black money.

Lewis Hamilton misses sponsor event but back on social media

By: Reuters | London |

Published: January 17, 2018 10:19 am

Lewis Hamilton wiped his social media account clear over the new year.(Source: AP)
Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton pulled out of his first sponsor engagement of the year on Tuesday but reappeared on social media after wiping his accounts clean over the Christmas break.

Pune: Muslim organisations, scholars welcome Centre’s decision to abolish Haj subsidy

(AP Photo) 
The Centre’s decision to abolish the Haj subsidy, announced on Tuesday, has been welcomed by Muslim scholars and organisations in the city, who said the move was a “much-awaited” one.Anees Chishti, educationist and Islamic scholar, and a special invitee on the board of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board, said, “The decision to abolish the Haj subsidy is a good thing.

Nirmala Sitharaman undertakes sortie in IAF fighter jet Sukhoi 30 MKI

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |

Updated: January 17, 2018 6:24 pm

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman being familiarised with the Sukoi-30 MKI in Jodhpur on Wednesday (Source: Twitter/DefenceMinIndia)
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday undertook a sortie in the Indian Air Force (IAF) frontline combat jet, Sukhoi 30 MKI, from the Jodhpur airbase in Rajasthan.According to news agency PTI, the defence minister did so to review operational preparedness and combat capabilities.

North and South Korea to march under unified Korea flag at Winter Olympics

Rival Koreas have agreed to form their first joint Olympic team.(Source: AP)
South Korea said on Wednesday that the rival Koreas have agreed to form their first joint Olympic team and will have their athletes march together under a ‘unification flag’ during the opening ceremony of next month’s Winter Olympics in the South.

CBSE revises class 12 date sheet 2018, exams to end on April 13

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |

Updated: January 17, 2018 5:17 pm

CBSE date sheet 2018: Class 10 and 12 exams to begin from March 5
CBSE date sheet 2018: After getting negative feedback from students and academicians on the class 12 date sheet, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has has revised the exam dates for physical education paper.The test which was earlier scheduled to be held on April 9 will now be held on April 13.

All 14 types of Rs 10 coin valid, legal tender: RBI

The RBI, in a statement, said: “So far, the Reserve Bank of Indian has issued Rs 10 coins in 14 designs and public has been informed of their distinctive features.All these coins are legal tender and can be accepted for transactions.

After Mukesh Ambani, now Adani Group to invest in West Bengal

(Express Photo by Partha Paul)
Following in the footsteps of Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries Limited, now Adani Group has decided to invest in Bengal.Speaking on the concluding day of Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS), Pranav Adani MD, Adani Wilmar (part of the Adani Group), announced that it would invest RS 750 crore in West Bengal in various sectors such as port, power and agri sectors.

Telescope: Judge, jury and prosecutor

Written by Shailaja Bajpai

Published: January 18, 2018 12:00 am

Justice Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan Lokur and Kurian Joseph at the press conference.Alas, we know only too well what that means: Play judge, jury and prosecutor, not to mention, havoc.

WHO: All of Sao Paulo state at risk for yellow fever

By: AP | Sao Paolo |

Published: January 17, 2018 9:10 am

A boy cries as he receives a vaccine against yellow fever at a public health center in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, Jan.(AP Photo/Andre Penner)
The World Health Organization announced Tuesday that it now considers all of Sao Paulo state at risk for yellow fever, recommending that all international visitors to the state be vaccinated.

Delhi: Man dies in custody, four cops face action

Written by Anand Mohan J
| New Delhi |

Published: January 17, 2018 1:11 am

Deepak (19) was found hanging inside Karawal Nagar police station
A 19-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself inside the Karawal Nagar police station on Tuesday.An inspector (ATO) of the police station has also been sent to the district lines, police said.

Haj Subsidy: News, Photos, Latest News Headlines about Haj Subsidy

Scrapping of Haj subsidy arbitrary, motivated: CPI(M)
By: PTI | New Delhi |
Updated: January 17, 2018 at 3:40 pm
The government stopped the subsidy for the annual pilgrimage ‘abruptly’.The Supreme Court had in 2012 said the subsidy should be phased out over 10 years, it said.

Yellow Fever: News, Photos, Latest News Headlines about Yellow Fever

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WHO: All of Sao Paulo state at risk for yellow fever
By: AP | Sao Paolo |
Updated: January 17, 2018 at 9:10 am
There is no known treatment for yellow fever, and vaccination campaigns are considered crucial to containing outbreaks.New yellow fever transmitted by mosquitos in Congo capital: WHO
By: Reuters |
Updated: June 9, 2016 at 10:28 am
This was the second case of the disease transmitted inside the country, following a case in April, WHO said.