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  • Harvard University will be dropping SAT subject tests for undergraduate admissions May 23, 2014

    Harvard University has announced on its website that it is dropping a requirement to take SAT subject tests for applicants to undergraduate college. The website states that it will still require applicants to take SAT and ACT entrance exams, but without two subject tests. The website states: 'While we normally...
  • Supreme Court stays proceedings on Sahara group's petition May 3, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed proceedings on pleas filed by Sahara group and its chief Subrata Roy against refunding Rs 24,000 crore to investors and attachment of their properties after the SEBI accused them of approaching different forums for delaying the process. A bench comprising by Justices...
  • SEBI seeks transfer of all Sahara-related cases to SC April 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Monday filed a fresh petition in the Supreme Court seeking all cases related to two Sahara firms be heard by the court itself. According to SEBI, the SC was in best position to interpret its own order and all petitions...
  • Pipili rape case: Odisha govt to challenge relief to ex-policeman April 28, 2013

    Cuttack: The Odisha government is mulling to move the High Court challenging the January 23 decision of the State Administrative Tribunal in which it had set aside the government's dismissal order of a disgraced police inspector. Amulya Kumar Champatiray, in his capacity as inspector in-charge of Pipili police station in...
  • SAT may hear Sahara's plea against Sebi in May April 19, 2013

    Mumbai: The Securities Appellate Tribunal is likely to hear Sahara chief Subrata Roy's plea in May against market regulator Sebi's attachment order of his bank accounts and other assets, along with those of two group firms and their top executives. Four petitions have been filed against Sebi, namely by Sahara...
  • SAT adjourns hearing on Sahara plea to April 20 April 13, 2013

    Mumbai: The Securities Appellate Tribunal on Saturday adjourned to April 20 its hearing on Subrata Roy's plea against market regulator Sebi's attachment order of his bank accounts and other assets, along with those of two group firms and their top executives. After taking up the petition for its "preliminary hearing",...
  • SEBI summons Subrata Roy; HC bars Sahara from raising funds March 26, 2013

    Mumbai/Shimla: In a double blow to Sahara, SEBI on Tuesday summoned group chief Subrata Roy on April 10 to finalise list of assets to be sold for Rs 24,000-crore refund to investors, while the Himachal Pradesh High Court restrained five Sahara entities from raising money from the public. Roy and...
  • SAT set for final hearing in Sahara Group case March 26, 2013

    New Delhi: The Securities Appellate Tribunal is set for the final hearing in the Sahara Group case on Tuesday. Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy had filed a plea challenging Sebi's attachment order on his bank accounts and other assets. The matter relates to a Supreme Court direction ordering refund of more...
  • SAT to continue hearing on Subrata Roy's plea on Mar 26 March 23, 2013

    Mumbai: The Securities Appellate Tribunal will continue its hearing on March 26 on Sahara group chief Subrata Roy's plea against Sebi's attachment order of his bank accounts and other assets, along with those of his two firms and their top executives. The matter relates to a Supreme Court direction ordering refund...
  • SEBI-Sahara case: Final hearing on Subrata Roy's plea March 23, 2013

    Mumbai: The Securities Appellate Tribunal will begin on Saturday the final hearing on a plea by Sahara chief Subrata Roy against market regulator SEBI's attachment order on his bank accounts and other assets, along with those of two group firms and their top executives. The matter relates to a Supreme...
  • SAT refuses to give interim relief to Sahara March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: The Securities Appellate Tribunal on Tuesday posted for March 23 its final hearing on a plea by Sahara chief Subrata Roy against market regulator Sebi's attachment order on bank accounts and properties of two group firms and their top executives. The matter relates to a Supreme Court direction...
  • SAT adjourns RIL-SEBI case till January 24 January 11, 2013

    Mumbai: The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) on Friday adjourned hearing on Reliance India Ltd's (RIL) appeal against Securities and Exchange Board (SEBI) of India till January 24, after the market regulator sought more time to study the petition in a case related to its rejection of a settlement plea by...
  • Sahara: Tribunal dismisses deadline extension plea December 20, 2012

    Mumbai: In the high-profile case involving repayment of money to bondholders of two Sahara group firms, the Securities and Appellate Tribunal today dismissed a plea for extension of deadline for submitting investor documents to the market regulator Sebi. The appeal, filed a month ago on November 19 by Sahara Housing Investment...
  • Sahara group moves SC against SAT order November 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Sahara Group on Friday moved the Supreme Court against the order of the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) dismissing its appeal against market regulator SEBI in a case involving refund of about Rs 24,000 crore with interest to about three crore investors. A bench headed by Chief Justice Altamas...
  • India's spy satellite to be launched in April March 13, 2012

    Chennai: A wholly Indian-built spy/surveillance satellite, Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) that can see through clouds and fog and has very high-resolution imaging is slated for launch in April, a senior official of the Indian space agency has said. An official of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said thorough tests were...
  • Sahara challenges SAT order to return Rs 24k cr November 11, 2011

    New Delhi: Sahara Group on Friday approached the Supreme Court challenging Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) order, which asked two Sahara Group companies to return all the money they had raised through optionally fully convertible debentures (OFCDs). The Sahara entities had raised nearly Rs 24,029 crore via the OFCD scheme. Though the...
  • Sahara 'shocked' at SAT order, to appeal in SC October 19, 2011

    Mumbai: Describing the SAT order asking its two companies to repay investors as shocking, the Sahara group said it will appeal against the order in the Supreme Court. "We have decided to go in for appeal against the impunged Securities and Appellate Tribunal (SAT) order in the Hon'ble Supreme Court," Sahara...
  • China launches PakSat-1R satellite for Pakistan August 12, 2011

    Islamabad: Pakistan's PakSat-1R geostationary communications satellite was on Thursday launched into space by a Chinese rocket from a site in southwest China. The satellite was carried into space by a Long March-3B rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan province late on Thursday. PakSat-1R was built by scientists and engineers...
  • Indian American boy scores 1590 in SAT January 19, 2011

    Indian-American teenager Abhinav Venigalla has scored 1590 out of 1600 in his SATs. ...
  • Lack of staff, poor management behind AI T3 mess November 13, 2010

    New Delhi: Air India has been facing teething trouble at Delhi Airport's new Terminal 3 (T3). CNN-IBN learns mismanagement and short staff are the main reasons behind the current Air India crisis. Taking flights from Delhi's T3 has become a harrowing experience for hundreds of Air India passengers for the past...
  • 'Building satellite was a dream come true' July 12, 2010

    Students who built the StudSat say designing the satellite was the toughest part of their work. ...
  • A satellite for students, made by students July 12, 2010

    The StudSat, which was carried to the space by PSLV on Monday, has been built by engineering students. ...
  • J-K cops arrest man with alleged terror links November 28, 2009

    Jammu and Kashmir police have arrested a cross LOC bus traveller with alleged militant links. Tufail Hussain, who was traveling on Poonch Rawalakote bus, was held with a Satellite phone allegedly meant to be handed over to Lashkar militants. Security forces say this could set a dangerous trend. ...
  • Ocean SAT-2 launch a 100 pc success, says ISRO chief September 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C14), carrying India's ocean monitoring satellite Ocean SAT-2 and six European nano satellites, blasted off from the SHAR Range at 1151 hrs IST at Sriharikota on Wednesday. ISRO Chairman G Madhavan Nair spoke to CNN-IBN from Sriharikota. CNN-IBN: Congratulations on...
  • China launches communications satellite June 17, 2007

    Beijing: China launched a new communications satellite into orbit on early Friday to provide broader radio and television signal coverage across the country, state media reported. The Long March-3A rocket lifted off from the Xichang launching center in southwestern China eight minutes after midnight and separated from the SinoSat-3 satellite 24...
  • Kolkata boy hits bull's eye in SAT June 16, 2007

    Kolkata: 2,370 out of 2400 in his SATs! That's Kolkata boy Harshvardhan Chamria's claim to fame. This former student from La Martinere School in Kolkata is one of the highest SAT scrorers from India this year. He is also the only 10+2 passout who has been invited for admission to...
  • Meet the man who shot Pt Nehru June 18, 2007

    Srinagar: The country knows Jawaharlal Nehru as India's first Prime Minister, a scholar and a statesman. Now, journalist-cum-photographer, Sat Paul Sahni, has come out with the lighter moods of the statesman. Sahni closely followed the former Prime Minister on his visits to Kashmir and by the end of it, the photographer...