SC grills Amrapali CMD for pocketing homebuyers’ money

SC grills Amrapali CMD for pocketing homebuyers’ money

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday grilled Amrapali Group CMD Anil Kumar Sharma for Rs 94 crore of homebuyers’ money being shown in his bank account and also warned that it would send him to jail for his “reluctance” in disclosing the identity of a person, who had bought company’s shares...

Sena for 1995 formula for alliance with BJP in Maha

Friday, 15 February 2019 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Indulging in hard bargaining with its senior saffron ally over an alliance for the Lok Sabha polls, the ruling Shiv Sena on Thursday told its ally that it was prepared to have an electoral tie-up with the latter, provided the Amit Shah-led party agreed to accept the 1995 Assembly poll...

Sena-BJP are ‘best couple’: Munde's jibe on Valentine's Day

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

NCP leader Dhananjay Munde took a jibe at the BJP and Shiv Sena on Valentine's Day, calling them the "best couple" who continue to be together despite constant bickering. The BJP and Sena are in alliance in Maharashtra as well as at the Centre. However, the Uddhav Thackeray-led party has been frequently...

Six illegal immigrants from B’desh held in Assam

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PTI | Morigaon

Six illegal immigrants from Bangladesh, all members of a family, were arrested early on Thursday in Assam's Morigaon district, a senior police officer said here. The family went missing four months ago after the Supreme Court rejected their plea challenging a Gauhati High Court order, which declared them as illegal migrants,...

Sharad Pawar to contest LS polls from Maharashtra’s Madha

Friday, 15 February 2019 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Within days after Sharad Pawar agreed to reconsider his earlier decision not to contest the Lok Sabha polls, the NCP on Thursday announced that its president Pawar would contest the Lok Sabha polls from Madha constituency in western Maharashtra. Talking to media persons after Pawar confabulated with senior party leaders and...

Guj Govt announces compensation for Godhra train carnage victims

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PTI | Ahmedabad

Almost 17 years after the Godhra train burning incident, the Gujarat Government on Thursday announced compensation of Rs five lakh each for the families of 52 victims. In an official release, the State Government said the decision has been taken as per the Gujarat High Court order of 2017. The compensation...

Anna Hazare hospitalised after lack of blood supply to brain

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PTI | Ahmednagar

Social activist Anna Hazare was on Thursday admitted to a hospital here after complaining of weakness due to lack of blood supply to his brain, doctors said. Hazare, 81, last week broke his week-long fast over his demand for appointment of anti-corruption watchdogs. "Anna is suffering from weakness and other health issues...

CAG report on Rafale useless, says PC

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday slammed the CAG report on the Rafale deal as “useless”, saying the institution has allowed itself to become a “joke”. The report contains no useful information or conclusion and its motive is to hide the truth, the senior Congress leader said at AICC...

State Editions

51-year old man run over by speeding car

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

20-year-old arrested for sexually assaulting toddler

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Three arrested for molesting 25-yr-old

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

41-year-old man dies in road mishap near Ganesh Mandir

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Labourers at industrial area deprived of rights

18 February 2019 | Vikas Tyagi | Bhopal

Seminar on Gender mainstreaming in water resources mgmt ends

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer