Haryana govt releases cheques for Rs 28 crore for farmers

Haryana goverment today released cheques for a total of Rs 28 crores for rain-hit farmers here whose crops were damaged in the unseasonal rains in the state.

Manish Tewari distributes Rs 60 lakh cheques for development

Union Minister Manish Tewari today distributed cheques to the tune of Rs 60 lakhs for development works in different villages in Dakha from his MP Local Area Development (MPLAD) fund.

Cheques worth $500 mn found at Jerusalem’s Western Wall

A worshipper has found an envelope containing 507 cheques at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.

Amy Winehouse’s father returning charity cheques

Mitch had announced his intentions to set up the rehabilitation clinic last July to help young people struggling with drink and drug addictions.

Cheques distributed to beneficiaries sans signature taken back

Cheques distributed to 35 poor beneficiaries by Maharashtra`s Social Justice Minister Shivajirao Moghe did not bear signatures and were taken back after the Minister left the venue.

Labourers selling MGNREGA cheques in Jharkhand

In the absence of
banking services in rural Jharkhand, some labourers had sold
their MGNREGA cheques to `middlemen` for a discount to get the
money on the spot, state Chief Secretary Ashok Kumar Singh
said on Wednesday.

No third-party cheques for mutual fund investments

Next time you are investing in mutual funds, make sure you issue a cheque from your own bank account, as fund houses will soon start rejecting third-party payments.

Fake cheques scam unearthed in Kanpur bank

A fake cheques scam estimated to the tune of Rs 52 crore has been unearthed in the State Bank of India`s (SBI) main branch here. Seven bank officers have been suspended, a SBI official said Wednesday.