On January 9, the apex court had constituted a panel of experts to suggest an alternative to felling of over 350 trees for construction of railway over bridges (ROB) and widening of National Highway-112 from Barasat to Petrapole on the Indo-Bangladesh border in West Bengal. … [Read more...] about SC to lay down guidelines for striking balance between environment protection & development
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In his latest book titled 'Let Me Say It Now' released on February 17, former Mumbai police commissioner Rakesh Maria has made a claim that as per terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba's (LeT) plan, the 26/11 terror attack in the city was to be projected as a "Hindu terror" attack, news agency PTI reported. … [Read more...] about LeT’s plan was to project 26/11 attack as ”Hindu terror”, former Mumbai cop Rakesh Maria says in latest book
The State Bank of India’s (SBI) recently-introduced loan offering – Residential Builder Finance with Buyer Guarantee – has been the centre of attention since its launch last week. As the name suggests, the assurance to prospective home-buyers on safeguarding their interests in case the project is abandoned is the scheme’s USP. However, this is not a different loan variant. Interest rates as well as other terms and conditions will be the same as those of its regular home loans. After October 1, the bank’s new retail floating-rate loans are linked to the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) repo rate. … [Read more...] about SBI’s new home finance scheme: Should you go for it?