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Woman moves Gujarat HC to prove son’s Indian nationality

In an interesting case, a woman has approached the Gujarat High Court to get back his son who was arrested by the Gujarat police’s Special Operations Group on June 18. The woman’s 40-year-old son was arrested on suspicion that he is a Bangladeshi citizen and is staying in India illegally. The woman has claimed in...

India’s new FDI norms irk China

India’s new norms for foreign direct investment from specific countries violate the WTO’s principle of non-discrimination and are against the general trend of free trade, a Chinese embassy spokesperson said on Monday. The official said the new policy introducing “additional barriers” was also against the consensus arrived at the G20 grouping to realise...

India switches to world’s cleanest petrol, diesel from April 1

India on Wednesday joined a select league of nations having the world’s cleanest petrol and diesel as oil companies rolled out Euro-VI emission compliant fuels without either disruption or a price increase. Leapfrogging from BS 4 grade fuel straight to BS 6 grade, equivalent to Euro 6 fuel, petrol and diesel would have resulted in...

Coronavirus scare: RBI announces safeguard measures for Indian economy

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Monday announced measures to safeguard the Indian economy amid meltdown over coronavirus outbreak concerns. The central bank chief said that the RBI has proposed to conduct another six months USD sell/buy swap on March 23 to provide liquidity to markets. “To further improve monetary transmission RBI...