Raids on: IT dept targets TDP MP CM Ramesh

Raids on: IT dept targets TDP MP CM Ramesh

Saturday, 13 October 2018 | Omer Farooq | Hyderabad

In the continuing operation against the companies owned by the leaders of Telulgu Desam Party, Income Tax department on Friday raided the residence and offices of prominent industrialist and Member of Rajya Sabha CM Ramesh. About 100 officials of the department carried out simultaneous raids and searches in Hyderabad and...

Nana Patekar steps out of ‘Housefull-4’

Saturday, 13 October 2018 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Hours after sexual harassment-tainted Sajid Khan took “moral responsibility” and opted out as the director of film “Housefull 4”, senior actor Nana Patekar – facing allegations of sexual harassment from actress Tanushree Dutta – “stepped out” of the film on Friday evening. In a statement issued on his father’s behalf, Patekar’s...

Subhash Ghai, Sajid, Luv Ranjan face #Metoo heat

Saturday, 13 October 2018 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

The “Me too” movement left the reputations of three more film personalities Sajid Khan, Subhash Ghai and Luv Ranjan in tatters and the shooting of  film "Housefull 4" came to be cancelled on Friday, even as leading actors Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn and Farhan Akthar threw their weight behind the...

Hunt is on to arrest ex-Min Manju Verma

Saturday, 13 October 2018 | PNS | PATNA

The police are frantically looking for Kumari Manju Verma and her husband Chandeshwar Prasad Verma after the Patna High Court rejected the anticipatory bail plea of Bihar’s former Social Welfare Minister. The couple are absconding after coming under the radar of the CBI. The Begusarai police withdrawn the police guard posted...

Fast track courts for disposal of infant rape cases

Saturday, 13 October 2018 | PNS | GANDHINAGAR

Gujarat Government on Friday appointed two fast track judges in order to quickly dispose the case related to rape on infant in Himatnagar as well as another rape case on minor in Surat. With these appointments, trial would become speedy in cases related to rapes on minor girls. Hearing related to...

Raj Bhavan slams Tamil Nadu’s Opp, ‘yellow journalism culture’

Saturday, 13 October 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | CHENNAI

The stand-off between Governor Banwarilal Purohit and the non-BJP political parties in Tamil Nadu reached a new high on Friday with the Raj Bhavan releasing a statement expressing concern and consternation over the incidents that took place in the last three days including the arrest and release of a magazine...

HC transfers case to CBI for fair probe

Saturday, 13 October 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | CHENNAI

In what is being seen as a major setback to Tamil Nadu Government, the Madras High Court on Friday ordered a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation into the allegations of corruption against Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami. Justice AD Jagadish Chandira  transferred the probe into allegations of corruption against the...

SC rejects Kamal Nath, Sachin Pilot's petitions on voters' list of MP, Rajasthan

Saturday, 13 October 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed two separate petitions of senior Congress leaders Kamal Nath and Sachin Pilot seeking directions to the Election Commission to provide the draft voters' list in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan in text format. Polls in Madhya Pradesh will be held on November 28 and in...

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