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Vijay Mallya's extradition request cleared by UK; warrant to be issued soon

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The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday informed that extradition of absconding liquor baron Vijay Mallya has been stratified by Secretary of State of the UK Government and soon a warrant would be released against him.

Aadhaar linking to everything poses serious national security challenges

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The widespread adoption of Aadhaar numbers and linkages to Unique Identification (UID) programme databases for the purpose of authenticating sensitive transactions should give pause to India’s foreign policy and military planners.

Bharti Airtel in focus on pact to acquire Tikona's 4G biz

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Bharti Airtel announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Tikona Digital Networks (Tikona) to acquire Tikona's 4G business including broadband wireless access (BWA) spectrum and 350 sites, in five telecom circles for about Rs 1600 crore.

World moving towards green economy: UN

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Highlighting India's growing solar capacity, UN chief Antonio Guterres has said the world is moving towards a green economy at a time when "unprecedented" climate change is posing a threat to development.

Bank stocks surge as FM promises solution to bad loans

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Shares of public sector banks rose by up to 4.5 per cent on Friday after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley promised a solution to the growing NPA problem within next few days.

Will support any move to bar unruly fliers: IndiGo

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Budget carrier IndiGo on Friday said it will support any move which bars unruly passengers from flying, a day after Air India said it was mulling preparing a no-fly list for such people in the wake of a Shiv Sena MP assaulting its employee.

Plane truths: IndiGo tells A320neo pilots to fly low at 30,000 ft

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InterGlobe Aviation Ltd-run IndiGo and Go Airlines (India) Ltd run GoAir, among the first to fly the new Airbus A320neo, have been forced to find ways to deal with vexing technical snags with the Pratt & Whitney engines that power the aircraft.

Rupee opens marginally higher against US dollar

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The Indian rupee on Friday was trading marginally higher against the US dollar in the opening trade.

Live: Sensex, Nifty up; banking stocks soar on Arun Jaitley’s NPA remarks

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Stock markets opened higher on Friday with the benchmark BSE Sensex advancing by over 100 points in early trade on continued buying by investors in banking and FMCG stocks.

RBI puts 4 public sector banks under watch on asset quality concerns

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The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has put four public sector lenders, including IDBI Bank and Indian Overseas Bank, under watch and advised them to stay off risky assets so that their financial health is not stressed further.