Rafale deal: SC closes contempt proceedings against Rahul Gandhi, asks him to be careful in future

Rafale deal: SC closes contempt proceedings against Rahul Gandhi, asks him to be careful in future

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday closed the contempt plea against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for wrongly attributing to the apex court his "chowkidar chor hai" remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the Rafale case. The court said the remarks made by Gandhi were far from true and he...

SC verdict Thursday on contempt plea against Rahul Gandhi for 'chowkidar chor hai' remark

SC verdict Thursday on contempt plea against Rahul Gandhi for 'chowkidar chor hai' remark

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce on Thursday its verdict on the criminal contempt plea filed against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi for wrongly attributing to the apex court his "chowkidar chor hai" remark in Rafale case against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Gandhi had made the...

Police use batons, tear gas on BJP protestors in Kolkata

Police use batons, tear gas on BJP protestors in Kolkata

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | IANS | Kolkata

Police made a baton charge, lobbed tear gas shells and used water cannons to disperse hundreds of belligerent BJP youth wing leaders who tried to march to the Kolkata Municipal Corporation headquarters on Wednesday protesting against a host of issues including the civic body's failure to control the Dengue menace...

Teachers and students call JNU fee hike rollback 'cosmetic'

Teachers and students call JNU fee hike rollback 'cosmetic'

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Members of Jawaharlal Nehru University students' union and teachers' association on Wednesday termed the "partial rollback" of hostel fee hike "cosmetic". The decision to rollback the fee hike was taken at the university's Executive Council meeting, which had to be shifted outside the campus at the last moment fearing agitation by...

INX Media case: Delhi court extends Chidambaram's judicial custody  till Nov 27

INX Media case: Delhi court extends Chidambaram's judicial custody till Nov 27

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

A Delhi court Wednesday extended the judicial custody of former finance minister P Chidambaram till November 27 in the INX Media money laundering case filed by the Enforcement Directorate. Special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar passed the order after the senior Congress leader was produced before the court through video conference. Chidambaram could...

Pakistan plans to amend Army Act to allow Jadhav appeal against conviction in civilian court: Report

Pakistan plans to amend Army Act to allow Jadhav appeal against conviction in civilian court: Report

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | PTI | Islamabad

 Pakistan is planning to allow death-row convict Kulbhushan Jadhav the right to file an appeal against his conviction in a civilian court by amending its laws, according to a media report. Jadhav, 49, a retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of "espionage...

PM Modi hopes BRICS summit will boost economic, cultural links

PM Modi hopes BRICS summit will boost economic, cultural links

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | PTI | Brasilia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hoped that the BRICS summit will enhance the economic and cultural linkages between the member nations as he arrived in the Brazilian capital to take part in the two-day meeting. "Reached Brazil to take part in the BRICS Summit. Will also meet various world leaders...

China, India, Russia doing 'absolutely nothing' to clean up their smokestacks, plants: Trump

China, India, Russia doing 'absolutely nothing' to clean up their smokestacks, plants: Trump

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | PTI | New York

US President Donald Trump has said countries like China, India and Russia are doing "absolutely nothing" to clean up their smokestacks and  industrial plants and the garbage that they drop in sea floats into Los Angeles. Terming climate change as a "very complex issue", Trump said he considers himself to be,...

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