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BCCI must be under RTI just like other sports bodies: Law Commission

The Law Commission of India has recommended that the Board for Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) should come under the purview of the Right to Information (RTI) Act just as other national sports bodies do, stressing that it sees no reason why "BCCI should be an exception".

Will there be a Yechury-Vijayan clash at 22nd CPI-M party Congress?

Having won the first round in the battle for supremacy in the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is unlikely to let slip his advantage as he takes on party General Secretary Sitaram Yechury at the 22nd party Congress, which began in Hyderabad on Wednesday.

Cash crunch due to ATM issues, operator rates; PC claims it’s ghost of DeMon

Many reasons have been cited for the cash crunch that's suddenly gripped parts of India. The authorities have said there's no shortage of cash, but ATMs do not have enough cash. It increasingly looks like demonetisation's aftereffect. The overall tardiness in recalibrating ATMs has come back to bite the government and the RBI. Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram attacked the government and the RBI over the acute cash crunch in the country and said the ghost of demonetisation has come back to haunt them.