Delhi court sends Congress leader D K Shivakumar to judicial custody

Delhi court sends Congress leader D K Shivakumar to judicial custody

Tuesday, 17 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

A Delhi court Tuesday sent Karnataka Congress leader D K Shivakumar, arrested in a money laundering case by the ED, to judicial custody. Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar directed the Enforcement Directorate to take Shivakumar to hospital first and see whether the doctor suggests admitting him there. The probe agency claimed in...

Unprecedented gesture by Trump shows he considers Modi his friend and ally

Unprecedented gesture by Trump shows he considers Modi his friend and ally

Tuesday, 17 September 2019 | PTI | Washington

US President Donald Trump's decision to join Prime Minster Narendra Modi for the mega diaspora event "Howdy, Mody!" in Houston on September 22, suggests that Trump considers Modi to be his friend and ally, a former top Pakistani diplomat said Monday. "President Trump is signalling clearly that while he may have...

Six BSP MLAs give letter to Raj Assembly speaker to merge legislative party with Cong

Six BSP MLAs give letter to Raj Assembly speaker to merge legislative party with Cong

Tuesday, 17 September 2019 | PTI | Jaipur

In a politically significant development in Rajasthan, all six Bahujan Samaj Party MLAs have given a letter to the state assembly speaker to merge the legislative party with the Congress. "The BSP MLAs met me and handed their letter about this," Speaker C P Joshi told PTI on Monday night. MLAs Rajendra...

Modi performs Narmada 'aarti' at Sardar Sarovar dam

Modi performs Narmada 'aarti' at Sardar Sarovar dam

Tuesday, 17 September 2019 | PTI | Kevadiya

On a visit to his home state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who turned 69 on Tuesday, offered prayers to goddess Narmada at the Sardar Sarovar dam. Accompanied by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Modi offered prayers as part of the state government's Namami Devi Narmade Mahotsav celebrations being held to mark...

'No Shah, Sultan or Samrat must renege on' unity in diversity Promise, says Kamal on Hindi imposition

'No Shah, Sultan or Samrat must renege on' unity in diversity Promise, says Kamal on Hindi imposition

Monday, 16 September 2019 | PTI | Chennai

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan on Monday opposed any attempts to "impose" Hindi saying it was a promise made to the country decades back which "no Shah, Sultan or Samrat must renege on." Further, India was an "excellent feast" and that such imposition would lead to "nausea", he said. "The...

Delhi court extends ED custody of Ratul Puri by 3 days in AgustaWestland money laundering case

Delhi court extends ED custody of Ratul Puri by 3 days in AgustaWestland money laundering case

Monday, 16 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

A Delhi court on Monday extended by three days the ED custody of Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, in a money laundering case related to AgustaWestland chopper scam. Special judge Arvind Kumar allowed the Enforcement Directorate to quiz Puri for three more days. He was arrested by...

If required I will visit J&K: CJI, seeks report from HC

If required I will visit J&K: CJI, seeks report from HC

Monday, 16 September 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Monday sought a report from the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Chief Justice on the access to the court by the people as Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi also made it clear that he will personally visit J&K if required. "If required, I will go and personally check,...

Prez flight delayed at Zurich on Sunday as AI plane suffers snag

Prez flight delayed at Zurich on Sunday as AI plane suffers snag

Monday, 16 September 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

President Ram Nath Kovind's flight was delayed at Zurich on Sunday after the Air India Boeing plane suffered a technical snag, which was rectified later, according to a source. The Boeing 747 aircraft was scheduled to fly the president from Zurich to Slovenia. Soon after the technical snag was detected, Air India...

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