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Banks recover Rs.1000 crore from sale of Mallya’s shares

The  Enforcement Directorate has said that consortium of banks which is led by the State Bank of India, have recovered over one thousand crore rupees from the sale of shares of fugitive offender Vijay Mallya. The amount was recovered by Bangalore based Debt Recovery Tribunal by the sale of over 74 lakh shares held by Mallya ..

Joy Goswami chosen for 31st Moortidevi Award – 2017

Eminent Bengali poet Joy Goswami has been chosen for the 31st Moortidevi Award for the year 2017 for his poetry collection titled “Du Dondo Phowara Matro”. It is an autobiographical account of the poet’s life featuring his close ones including a pet cat. The work also echoes secret trysts, chance loves and more of the ..

Central Victim Compensation Fund (CVCF)

In October 2015, India’s home ministry has set up a Central Victim Compensation Fund (CVCF) with an initial amount of Rs. 200 crore.  The objective of this fund is to financially support the victims of various attacks viz. Rape, acid attacks, human trafficking and women killed or injured in the cross border firing. The scheme ..

News Today : September 14, 2011

MoU inked b/w India and Sri Lanka to set up 3- tier English Language Training System in Lanka MoU inked in Colombo b/w India and Sri Lanka for setting up of a 3-tier English Language Training System in Sri Lanka India will coach 40 Sri Lankan English Teachers in the first batch, who will be ..