India

Shivraj's chopper denied permission to land in Bengal's Murshidabad

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 17:45
The West Bengal BJP had to call off the rally of former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Murshidabad district on Wednesday after his helicopter was denied permission to land. "We have decided to cancel the rally today…

Priyanka Gandhi Drops Robert Vadra To Enforcement Directorate

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 11:10
NEW DELHI: Businessman Robert Vadra, the brother-in-law of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, has appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for questioning in a money laundering case. He was asked to join investigation by a Delhi court when he had applied for…

Doctor Allegedly Kills Driver Who Suspected Affair With Wife, Chops Body

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 11:07
HOSHANGABAD: A leading orthopaedic doctor was arrested in Madhya Pradesh's Hoshangabad for allegedly killing his 30-year-old driver, chopping the body into over a dozen pieces and immersing them in acid at his home in a bid to destroy the evidence,…

Right-Wing Leader Who Shot At Mahatma Gandhi's Effigy In UP Arrested

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 11:05
ALIGARH: Pooja Shakun Pandey and her husband Ashok Pandey arrested in Aligarh A leader of a right-wing group, instrumental in shocking recreation of the shooting of Mahatma Gandhi and missing since, was arrested yesterday. Pooja Shakun Pandey, a leader of…

Vijay Mallya's Extradition Cleared By UK, Has 2 Weeks To Appeal

Monday, 04 February 2019 10:18
NEW DELHI: Fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya will be extradited to India to face trial for alleged fraud and money laundering amounting to Rs 9,000 crore, UK's home secretary has decided. The order for his extradition was signed today following…

Unprecedented centre-state confrontation: Mamata resorts to sit-in after CBI-police face-off

Sunday, 03 February 2019 11:21
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) In an unprecedented confrontation between the Narendra Modi-led Central and West Bengal governments, chief Minister Mamata Banerjee began a sit-in on Sunday here accusing the Centre of trying to run a parallel administration in states, saying…

7 Dead, Many Injured As 11 Coaches Of Delhi-Bound Train Derail In Bihar

Saturday, 02 February 2019 19:03
NEW DELHI: At least six people have died and 24 others injured after a Delhi-bound train derailed early morning today in Bihar's Vaishali district, about 30 km from Patna. Eleven coaches of Seemanchal Express derailed near Sahadai Buzurg at around…

Electricity For All, Mega Push For Education As PM Modi Visits J&K Today

Saturday, 02 February 2019 10:17
NEW DELHI: PM's visit to Jammu, Srinagar and Leh will focus on education, healthcare AIIMS, Ladakh University and IIMC among dozens of projects to be launched PM Modi will also declare 100% electrification of households in J&K A mega push…

Rishi Kumar Shukla new CBI Chief

Saturday, 02 February 2019 10:16
The Central government has appointed Madhya Pradesh cadre IPS officer Rishi Kumar Shukla as the CBI Director. Mr. Shukla, a 1983-batch IPS officer of the Madhya Pradesh cadre, has been appointed for a two-year term, and will take over from…

Activist Accused In Koregaon Bhima Case Arrested At Mumbai Airport

Saturday, 02 February 2019 10:15
MUMBAI: Dalit scholar Anand Teltumbde was arrested in Mumbai early this morning His request for protection from arrest was rejected by Pune court Violence broke out after December 31 Elgar Parishad in Koregaon Bhima Dalit scholar Anand Teltumbde, an accused…