SC orders fresh probe into mysterious death of NLU student in 2017

SC orders fresh probe into mysterious death of NLU student in 2017

Thursday, 17 September 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

  The Supreme Court on Wednesday set aside a closure report filed by Rajasthan Police and ordered a fresh investigation into the mysterious death of a third-year student of the National Law University, Jodhpur, in August 2017. A bench of justices R F Nariman, Navin Sinha and Indira Banerjee said, “We have...

Maha Covid cases over 11-L with 23,365 on Wed

Thursday, 17 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Maharashtra crossed another grim landmark of 11 lakh infections on Wednesday, as 23,365 more people tested positive for pandemic taking the total number of infected cases in the state to a  staggering 11,21,221, while an alarming 474 deaths were reported from different parts of the state. On a day the state...

PM to inaugurate historic Kosi rail bridge tomorrow

Thursday, 17 September 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation the "historic" Kosi rail mega bridge through video-conference on Friday and also inaugurate 12 rail projects related to passenger facilities in Bihar, his office said. Modi has either inaugurated or laid the foundation stone of a number of development projects in...

6 top IPS officers transferred in Delhi

Wednesday, 16 September 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In a major reshuffle at the top level, six IPS officers of the Delhi Police were transferred and given new responsibilities in the national Capital. The Delhi Police in its expansion has also inducted the post of Special Commissioner of Police, Law and order of Western zone (Delhi West and Northern...

Wife of head constable jumps to death from 7th floor in Gurugram

Wednesday, 16 September 2020 | SR | Gurugram

A 36-year-old wife of a head constable of the Haryana Police allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the 7th floor of a residential tower located in district police lines in Gurugram late on Monday night. The deceased has been identified as Chanchal. She originally hailed from Hansi in Hisar district of...

SC grants interim protection from arrest to Punjab ex-DGP in 1991 murder case

Wednesday, 16 September 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted interim protection from arrest to former Punjab SGP Sumedh Singh Saini in the 1991 case of alleged murder of a junior engineer Balwant Singh Multani.  A bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan, RS Reddy and M R Shah sought response from Punjab government on Saini’s plea...

SC says need to regulate electronic media; Centre bats for journalistic freedom

Wednesday, 16 September 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

There is a need to regulate the electronic media as most of the channels are running for TRPs, leading to “more sensationalism”, the Supreme Court said on Tuesday even as the Centre batted for journalistic freedom saying it would be “disastrous” for any democracy to control the Press. The apex court,...

17 people, including staff, family members, residing inside Delhi BJP office test +ve

Wednesday, 16 September 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Seventeen people, including staff and their family members living inside the Delhi BJP office, have tested positive for Covid-19 following which the premises will remain closed for sanitisation on Wednesday, party leaders said. Delhi BJP media cell head Ashok Goel said no party leader or office has tested positive for Covid-19....

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20 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Sunday Pioneer

21,907 more test +ve in Maha

20 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Sunday Pioneer

PMO-led task force to tackle air pollution management in NCR

20 September 2020 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

No shortage of oxygen for Covid patients: K'taka Min

20 September 2020 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Raj: 45-yr-old woman raped in Alwar; 5 held

20 September 2020 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Covid hits Telangana Health Minister's office, 7 test positive

20 September 2020 | IANS | Sunday Pioneer