PM arrives in Germany to hold talks with Merkel

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 | PTI | Berlin

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Germany on Friday on a short visit to hold talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Prime Minister Modi arrived here from Britain on the third and last leg of his three-nation tour. “Maintaining the momentum of regular high-level dialogue, PM @narendramodi arrives in Berlin on...

Modi joins world leaders for CHOGM retreat in UK

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 | PTI | London

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday joined other heads of Government for the leaders’ retreat at Windsor Castle, which concluded the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in the UK. The closed-door meetings in Windsor comprise the informal segment of CHOGM, where the leaders meet without any pre-set agenda and without...

SC to hear on Mon plea against dilution of anti-dowry law

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Friday said it would hear on Monday the petitions seeking revisiting a judgment that had reduced the severity of the anti-dowry penal law on the offence of subjecting a married woman to cruelty by her spouse and in-laws. The decision came after a bench comprising CJI...

IRCTC case: Court fixes time for CBI to procure sanction to prosecute Lalu

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

A Delhi court on Friday pulled up the CBI for not procuring sanctions from concerned authorities to prosecute former railway minister Lalu Prasad Yadav, his wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi Yadav, before filing its chargesheet in a graft case related to allotment of IRCTC hotels. Special Judge Arvind Kumar said...

Mumbai-based CA leaves Rs 100-cr biz to become Jain monk

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 | PTI | Ahmedabad

A 24-year-old chartered accountant belonging to an affluent Jain family from Mumbai today embraced monkhood by renouncing his career and family business worth over Rs 100 crore. Mokshesh Sheth, who managed his family’s business for two years after becoming a CA, gave up all the earthly possessions and aspirations and became...

Sohrabuddin case: Two more CBI witnesses turn hostile

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 | PTI | Mumbai

Two more prosecution witnesses on Friday turned hostile in the Sohrabuddin Shaikh and Tulsiram Prajapati alleged fake encounter cases, taking the number of witnesses who didn’t support the CBI’s case to 52. The court here has examined 76 witnesses so far. Rafique Hafiz and Firoze Khan, deposing before Special Judge S J...

Six-month-old girl found dead in MP

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 | PTI | Indore

The blood-soaked body of a six-month-old infant was recovered from the basement of a building here, a police official said today. Police identified the accused as Sunil Bheel (21), claiming that he was seen in CCTV footage, at around 4.45 am today, carrying the infant on his shoulder. The post-mortem...

Internet like thing existed in Mahabharata era: Tripura Guv

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 | PTI | Kolkata

Three days after supporting Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb’s claims that the Internet existed in the days of Mahabharata, State’s Governor Tathagata Roy on Friday said what he had meant was there was a possibility of something of that sort. “See, I have not said that there was internet...

Mecca Masjid judge’s resignation rejected

Friday, 20 Apr 2018 | Omer Farooq | Hyderabad

The judge, who had submitted his resignation hours after acquitting the accused in Mecca Masjid blast case on Monday last, resumed his duties from Thursday. The resignation of the 4th Metropolitan judge and the judge of NIA court was rejected by the Acting Chief Justice of Hyderabad High Court Ramesh Ranganathan...

Owaisi seeks retrial, blames NIA for weakening case

Friday, 20 Apr 2018 | Omer Farooq | Hyderabad

All the major Muslim organisations in Hyderabad have demanded that the Mecca Masjid blast case should be either re-tried or the verdict of the NIA special court should be challenged in the High Court. A delegation of Muslim leaders led by the Hyderabd MP and All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen(AIMIM) president Asaduddin...


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L-G inspects Anand Vihar ISBT

15 Apr 2018 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Saturday inspected Anand Vihar ISBT area and reviewed issues related to traffic, parking, encroachment and sanitation. He directed Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System Ltd (DIMTS) and East Delhi Municipal Corporation to remove all unauthorised encroachments near the entry point of Anand Vihar ISBT and surrounding footpaths to facilitate easy movement of pedestrians...

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BJP wins big, gets control of 21 out of 34 civic bodies

21 Apr 2018 | Mukesh Ranjan | Ranchi

Billed as a test run for the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections slated next year, the BJP captured major chunk of top seats in 34 urban local bodies, including five municipal corporations in the State, Ranchi, Hazaribagh, Adityrapur, Giridih and Medininagar, elections for which were held on April 16. The outcome demonstrated that that the urban voters have reposed faith in the BJP, the ruling party in the State...

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