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SC: No need link Aadhaar to mobile, bank account until final judgement

SC: No need link Aadhaar to mobile, bank account until final judgement

In its interim order, SC specified that Aadhaar will remain in force till the five-judge bench gives its judgment on petitions challenging the constitutional validity of 12-digit unique identity number. The government, in its defence, had insisted on quoting Aadhaar for bank deposits for obtaining mobile phone and several other utilities to weed out corruption and tighten its grip on the black money floating in the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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SBI slashes non-maintenance charges of minimum balance by 75 per cent

SBI slashes non-maintenance charges of minimum balance by 75 per cent

For customers in metro and urban areas, applicable charges for not maintaining Rs3,000, which is the AMB, have been brought down to Rs10-15 from Rs30-50 now. The above revision will benefit 25 crore bank customers. The bank has a deposit franchise having 41 crores savings bank accounts out of which 16 crore accounts under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana/BSBD and of pensioner/minors/social security benefit holders were already exempted. Consulte Mais Informação

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Central Intelligence Agency chief Pompeo to replace Tillerson as Secretary of State

Central Intelligence Agency chief Pompeo to replace Tillerson as Secretary of State

He added, "I want to thank Rex Tillerson for his service". Gina Haspel, the deputy director of the CIA, will replace Pompeo if confirmed by the Senate, becoming the first female director of that agency. Mr Trump last Friday asked Mr Tillerson to step aside, and the embattled top diplomat cut short his trip to Africa on Monday to return to Washington . Consulte Mais Informação

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'For decades, our coverage was racist': National Geographic acknowledges past racist coverage

'For decades, our coverage was racist': National Geographic acknowledges past racist coverage

Defined by its yellow-bordered covers and stunning photography, the magazine has been a window to the world for many Americans, featuring culture, travel, science, and geography. " National Geographic's story barely mentions any problems", Mason said. "It's freakish, actually, to consider what the editors, writers, and photographers had to consciously not see". Consulte Mais Informação

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Paul Simon bringing his farewell tour to New Orleans in September

Paul Simon bringing his farewell tour to New Orleans in September

I love making music, my voice is still strong, and my band is a tight, extraordinary group of gifted musicians. The farewell tour promises "an historic evening of career-spanning hits and timeless classics", according to a news release. Legendary singer-songwriter Paul Simon will soon be "Homeward Bound", as he embarks on a farewell tour of the same name. Tickets for the third and final leg of Simon's farewell tour go on sale to the public this Friday, March 16 at 9 a.m. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sadiq Khan reads out racist tweets and reveals death threat

Sadiq Khan reads out racist tweets and reveals death threat

The Mayor of London is the first United Kingdom politician to be offered a keynote speaking slot at SXSW in Texas, after which he will be joined by HuffPost editor Lydia Polgreen for a Q&A session. Mr Khan also raised concerns over social media's role in influencing elections and referendums , spreading fake news and enabling extremists to radicalise and brainwash others. Consulte Mais Informação

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Helicopter crashes at Perth Airport

Helicopter crashes at Perth Airport

The casualty is understood to have suffered injuries to his leg, and was treated by medics from the Scottish Charity Air Ambulance, who are based just yards away at the airport. The airfield's fire engine was quickly on the scene dealing with the spilt fuel. Police Scotland will launch an investigation into the incident. The man was removed and taken to hospital for treatment. Consulte Mais Informação

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Varadkar Says Post Brexit Border Would Be 'A Target'

Varadkar Says Post Brexit Border Would Be 'A Target'

The Irish border remains a key talking point during Brexit negotiations. Speaking in Dublin alongside Taoiseach Leo Varadkar , Tusk said: "The EU stands by Ireland ". New research on a smart border between Northern and the Republic of Ireland continues. It comes as UK Chancellor Philip Hammond restated his government's commitment to avoiding a hard Border, and admitted there was no model anywhere in the world for the kind of post-Brexit arrangements the UK is seeking. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mourinho happy with Klopp decision

Mourinho happy with Klopp decision

Rashford, 20, has been on the bench 15 times in the league this season but scored twice to secure a 2-1 victory over Liverpool on Saturday having been named in the starting line-up. Rashford is far from an automatic starter at Manchester United , though, with Alexis Sanchez , Juan Mata and Anthony Martial providing stiff competition. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mizzou suspends Barnett for NCAA opener

Mizzou suspends Barnett for NCAA opener

But this is the NCAA Tournament where anything can happen, especially when you have the wild card known as Michael Porter Jr . It waited another 20 to learn its fate: The Gators are a No. With back-to-back tournament appearances, the 'Noles have now made the "Big Dance" in six of the last 10 seasons. The two teams are part of the West region, playing in the same bracket as No. Consulte Mais Informação

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Listed status gives mosques a place in English heritage

Listed status gives mosques a place in English heritage

The heritage group said the Government would add two London buildings to the protected lists and upgrade the status of two others on its advice, amid concerns that non-Christian religious buildings had not received enough attention. Britain has some 1,500 mosques and the diverse nature of the Muslim community results in a wide variety of buildings - from terraced houses to purpose-built structures - being used to worship. Consulte Mais Informação

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