CBI granted time till Sep 6 to complete Unnao probe

CBI granted time till Sep 6 to complete Unnao probe

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Monday granted to the CBI time till September 6 to complete the investigation into the road accident in which the Unnao rape survivor and her lawyer were critically injured and two of her aunts killed. The apex court, which had earlier given two weeks to the CBI...

Karti seeks stay on shifting of case

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PTI | Chennai

Congress MP Karti Chidambaram and his wife on Monday approached the Madras High Court terming as “erroneous” transfer of a case against them from an Economic offences court to a special one trying criminal cases related to MPs and MLAs. Karti Chitrambaram said he was not a lawmaker at the...

SBSP MLA, 138 booked for violence in Kushinagar

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PTI | Gorakhpur

As many as 139 people, including an SBSP MLA, have been booked in connection with the last week’s violence in Kushinagar followed by the rumours of the death of a drug peddler in police custody, officials said on Monday. On Saturday, protests broke out following the death rumour of drug peddler...

West Bengal’s ‘Ambulance Man’ battles eye ailment

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PTI | Jalpaiguri

Karimul Haque, who won the Padmashree award in 2017 for extending “bike ambulance” services to residents of West Bengal’s Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar districts, is suffering from an eye ailment. According to a private eye institute in Jalpaiguri’s Malbazar, Haque, who is in his mid-fifties, is having difficulty in binocular vision. Binocular...

BSY all set to expand Cabinet after 20 days

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | Kestur Vasuki | BENGALURU

Twenty days after he was sworn in as Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa got the go ahead from the party  high command and is all set to expand his Cabinet on Tuesday. After a humiliating and unprecedented political drama in the State, Yediyurappa is expected to induct 16 Ministers which...

LoC bus service from Poonch to Rawalakot suspended, 42 PoK residents stranded

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | PTI | Jammu

The weekly Poonch-Rawalakot bus across the Line of Control (LoC) was suspended on Monday, following PoK’s apparent decision to call off the service, an official said. The bus service was suspended after authorities in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) did not respond to call from their Indian counterparts to let the bus...

With Kashmir under lockdown, ISPR running Geelani’s Twitter handle?

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | IANS | Srinagar

Despite the communications lockdown in Jammu & Kashmir since August 4 night, the Twitter handle of Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani has apparently been active, putting out anti-India tweets regularly. Tweets from the handle @sageelani_ were largely in praise of Pakistan and Major General Asif Ghafoor, the Director-General of the...

Didi alleges human rights violation in Valley

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

Alleging gross human rights violation in Kashmir Valley over the past one month or so Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said the people of Jammu & Kashmir were facing untold hardship and that the treatment they were being meted was anything but humanitarian. Tweeting on the occasion of World...

State Editions

Power cut at PCC embarrasses leaders

21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Power meter readers on priority: Minister

21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Meet to be held for stop dam-cum-medium bridge construction

21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Rajiv Gandhi revolutionised Indian IT sector, says Nath

21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

‘Kalaripayattu’ enthralled locals on Tuesday at MPSD

21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

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