In the note, he alleged corruption not just among politicians, but also constitutional authorities - including the President of India and two sitting Supreme Court judges. Pul’s wife Dangwimsai has also demanded a CBI investigation into the case.Read more »
Banumathi and Jansirani who had been working as domestic workers in Pushpa's house, had filed sexual assault cases her and her husband, son.
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) A former US Navy veteran arrested last week for shooting two Indian engineers and an American at a bar had his first court appearance through video conference. Adam Purinton, 51, faces one charge of first-degree murder and two charges of attempted first-degree murder in an apparent hate crime in Olathe that killed Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injured Alok Madasani. A third patron, 24-year-old Ian Grillot, was also wounded while trying to intervene.
Patna/ New Delhi [India], Feb. 28 (ANI): A day after Sakshi Maharaj stirred up a controversy courtesy his 'Kabristaan' remark, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav while questioning his character today demanded a thorough probe against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP. "Sakshi Maharaj is a very controversial man. The RJD supremo further said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders have derailed from the right track.
New Delhi [India], Feb 28 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed here USD 375 million in loans and grants to develop 800-kilometer Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor, which is the First Phase of a planned 2,500 km long East Coast Economic Corridor (ECEC). The corridor is expected to spur development on India's eastern coast in line with the Government of India's Make in India policy to stimulate manufacturing, and Act East policy to integrate the Indian economy with Asia's dynamic global production networks.
By Chandrakala Choudhury New Delhi, [India], Feb. 28 (ANI): A total of eight teams and 96 fighters set the ring on fire as the `Super Fight League` went viral in the national capital with players from different parts of India giving a tough challenge to each other, boasting of their razor body and power of their arms to bash down each other. Super Fight League-- world's first Mixed Martial Arts league held in the Siri Fort Sports Complex --brought to light the combat fighters to the global forefront by serving a platform to promote world's most favorite combat sports i.e the Mixed Martial Arts.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday also asked the Ghaziabad Development Authority to deposit Rs 1100 crore to the apex court registry for acquiring land from Sahara.
1 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Wednesday set aside a Maharashtra Government order that made Marathi language compulsory for auto rickshaw permits. The order is a setback to the state government as it had directed all Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) to make the knowledge of Marathi language compulsory, as a condition for people seeking permits. The order was passed by a division bench of the court presided by Justices Abhay Oka and Anuja Prabhudesai, while hearing a bunch of petitions filed by auto rickshaw unions.
Brigadier PT Monappa tells India Today such leaks cannot take place without some support from Army HQ, where the papers are set.
(Reuters) - Liverpool have named Peter Moore as chief executive to replace the departing Ian Ayre, the Premier League club announced in a statement on Monday. Liverpool-born Moore, 61, will take up the role in June and report directly to the club's owners, Fenway Sports Group (FSG). The appointment completes a 10-month transition plan by FSG and finalises the senior management structure at the club.
New Delhi [India], Feb. 28 (ANI): Relentless in his attack on Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju, who has attacked the Left for misleading people amid the raging controversy over Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur, Bollywood lyricist and poet Javed Akhtar asserted that the former was 'grossly biased'. If a hardly literate player or a wrestler troll a pacifist daughter of a martyr its understandable but whats wrong with some educated folks— Javed Akhtar (@Javedakhtarjadu) In a clear reference to Rijiju, Akhtar went on to say, "Mr minister , you have condemned the left by falsely accusing them for celebrating soldiers killing n not a word about AVBP. Grossly biased— Javed Akhtar (@Javedakhtarjadu) Earlier today, Akhtar had come down heavily on Rijiju for hinting that Gurmehar Kaur was being influenced by political rivals.
Kolkata, Feb 28 (IANS) Jharkhand had no need of skipper M.S. Dhoni's batting heroics as they cruised to a seven-wicket victory over Services in a group D encounter of the Vijay Hazare Trophy cricket tournament at Kalyani on Monday. Jharkhand raced to 279/3 with 22 balls to spare, with Saurabh Tiwary and Ishank Jaggi cracking centuries during an unfinished 214-run stand for the fourth wicket, as Dhoni waited in vain in the pavilion for his turn in the 22 yards at the Bengal Cricket Academy Grounds.
Murals of the popular Italian, who led the club to the most improbable of Premier League titles last May, still adorn walls surrounding the ground and many fans were sporting Ranieri face masks in the build-up to the 2000 GMT kickoff. Inside the stadium, a banner read "Grazie Claudio" while a rendition of the opera classic "Nessun Dorma" was played over the loudspeakers, stirring memories of Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli singing on the day Leicester were presented with the title. The programme notes penned by Leicester's Thai chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha offered his thoughts on the "painful" sacking that shocked English football last Thursday.
(Reuters) - Borussia Dortmund's attacking midfielder Mario Goetze has been ruled out "for the time being" because of what the Bundesliga club have described as "metabolic disturbances". Germany's World Cup winner has suffered with muscular problems in recent months, prompting a comprehensive internal investigation into the possible causes, the club said on Monday. "Those investigations revealed the player has metabolic disturbances, rendering it absolutely necessary to withdraw him from team training for the time being," said a statement.
Fiorentina squandered a two-goal lead at home for the second time in five days on Monday and were jeered off the field following a 2-2 draw with Torino which heaped the pressure on coach Paulo Sousa. Torino forward Andrea Belotti missed a penalty for the third time this season but then scored a brace for the visitors in the second half after Riccardo Saponara and Nikola Kalinic had given the hosts a two-goal halftime lead. It was all too familiar for Fiorentina fans who last Thursday watched their team go 2-0 up at home to Borussia Moenchengladbach -- and 3-0 on aggregate -- in the Europa League but then collapse to a 4-2 defeat.
Images of laid-off workers, of farmers selling produce at throwaway prices, of millions standing in lines for long hours each day were clearly fake news.
New Delhi [India], Feb 28 (ANI): Expressing his concern over the scuffle that took place at Ramjas College, Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala today slammed members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and the All India Students Association (AISA), describing them lumpen elements who will not be tolerated. The day is near BJP will say that you have no right to live in the country. "Important issue is that, here is a 20-year-old girl who dares to oppose the 'gundagardi' of the ABVP and the result is that she is threatened with rape, murder, abused and trolled.
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 1(ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump in his opening speech at a joint session of Congress said the country is united in condemning hate and evil in all its forms. "We condemn hate in all its ugly forms, the threats targeting Jewish centres and the Kansas shooting," Trump said. Earlier, the Congress observed a minute's silence for Kansas shooting victims.
The Uttarakhand wing of the All India Congress Committee (AICC) today sent a written complaint to the Election Commission of India.
Kannur [Kerala], Feb. 28 (ANI): A Malayalee priest, who is accused of raping a minor in Kannur, Kerala leading to her pregnancy, has been remanded to judicial custody for 14 days. The priest has been sent to the special subjail in Kannur. A case had been registered in Kelakam Police Station against Father Robin under POCSO and IPC Section 376.
New York, Feb 28 (IANS) The man accused of shooting two Indian techies and an American at a bar in Kansas last week had his first court appearance through video conference. According to a report in CNN on Monday, Adam Purinton, 51, faces one charge of first-degree murder and two charges of attempted first-degree murder in last week's shooting in Olathe that killed Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotlaone and injuring Alok Madasani and an American. It is not clear yet what motivated Purinton to shoot the three men.
Hajipur (Bihar) [India], Mar 1 (ANI): Following the uproar over Bihar Minister Abdul Jalil Mastan's controversial comment on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, Union Minister of Urban Development, Venkaiah Naidu tore into the Congress leader questioning how he became a politician in the first place. "This party (Congress) has been reacting this way ever since it has come in power. This is the standard of the Congress Party.
(Reuters) - LEICESTER CITY 3 LIVERPOOL 1 Leicester City returned to form in stunning fashion on Monday as Jamie Vardy scored twice in a 3-1 Premier League defeat of Liverpool that lifted the champions out of the relegation zone. In their first match since manager Claudio Ranieri was sacked after five successive defeats in which they failed to score a goal, Leicester produced the kind of vibrant display that carried them to glory last May. Liverpool were simply overwhelmed as their hopes of a top-four finish suffered a severe setback. Vardy gave Leicester the lead in the 28th minute with his first league goal since December.
New Delhi [India] Feb. 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the plea filed by Sahara in connection with the return of money to its investors. Sahara chief Subrata Roy was sent to Tihar jail on March 4, 2014, for not complying with the apex court's orders in connection with a long dispute with the market regulator, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).
New Delhi [India], Feb. 28 (ANI): Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has urged President Donald Trump to speak out against hate crimes following a rise of the same across the country. "With threats & hate crimes on rise, we shouldn't have to tell @POTUS to do his part. Hillary's tweet was linked with the news story depicting the plight of Sunayana Dumala, whose husband, Srinivas Kuchibhotla, was killed by a gunman in an alleged racial attack Austins Bar & Grill in Olathe.
The student identified as Deepak was arrested by the Delhi Police after he made a call threatening a blast in Mau district of Uttar Pradesh where PM Modi was conducting a rally.