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United Nations accuses Australia of breaching refugee deal

United Nations accuses Australia of breaching refugee deal

US President Donald Trump had called the deal " dumb " following a phone call with Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull. Mr Grandi said there was no doubt people should be reunited with their families in Australia, which would be the "humane and reasonable thing to do".


CBSE UGC NET 2017: Official Notification to be out today !!

CBSE UGC NET 2017: Official Notification to be out today !!

Candidates who qualify for the JRF are eligible to pursue research in the subject of their post-graduation or in a related subject and are also eligible to apply for the post of an assistant professor in Indian universities and colleges. As per the official notification published on the official website for the exam, NET ( National Eligibility Test) NET will take place on 5th November.


Cassano 'leaving Verona, not football'

Cassano 'leaving Verona, not football'

He then reversed his decision to retire just four hours after that, vowing to play on as originally planned for the newly-promoted Serie A side. "I'm not going to leave football, I simply don't feel I can continue with Hellas Verona ..." However, Cassano later posted another message on the Twitter account of his wife, Carolina Marcialis, to clarify that he was indeed hanging up his boots.



HDFC Bank Q1 net up 20% at Rs3,894 cr despite higher provisioning

HDFC Bank , India's second-biggest lender, has reported a 20 per cent year-on-year increase in its fiscal first quarter net profit, at Rs3,894 crore despite slower loan growth and higher bad loan provisioning. The general provisions also include Rs 121 crore set aside towards agriculture loans. "But, something like this in a year when otherwise the harvest has been good is out of our control", said Paresh Sukthankar, deputy managing director, HDFC Bank .


Plea seeking to abort foetus: SC sets up medical board

Plea seeking to abort foetus: SC sets up medical board

Indian law forbids women to have an abortion when they are more than 20 weeks pregnant unless doctors say the mother's life is in jeopardy. "Medical experts have categorically opined that if the 10-year-old rape survivor is forced to give birth through normal delivery or C-section, it may be fatal to the life of the girl as well her child", the petition filed through advocate Kedar Nath Tripathy has said.