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Five things to watch out for today

| Updated on January 12, 2018 Published on June 12, 2017

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will be reviewing the performance of public sector banks and financial institutions today. In a meeting with the heads of the institutions, Jaitley will discuss issues related to bad loans, interest rates and credit flow to various sectors.

Supreme Court will hear the plea of CBSE to declare the NEET result today. The exam was conducted on May 7 and the results were upheld by the Madras High Court after an aspirant said that the question paper in the vernacular languages were not uniform. Earlier, the Madras HC had directed CBSE to produce the question papers prepared in the vernacular languages.

Pro-Kannada outfits have called for a 12-hour Karnataka bandh today over farm loan waiver and water issues in the state. The bandh called by Kannada Okoota demands the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to resolve Mahadayi water issues immediately.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will hold meeting with Chief Ministers of north eastern states bordering Myanmar on Indo-Myanmar border issues, at Aizwal. Chief Ministers of Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland and Manipur will be attending the meeting to discuss the status of border infrastructure, implementation of BADP projects and streamlining Free Movement regime.

Huawei’s latest smartphone Honor 9 is expected to be launched today. The flagship mobile is likely to have dual rear camera with 20 and 12 megapixels.

Published on June 12, 2017
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