New Delhi: Former Indian cricketer Manoj Prabhakar and his actress wife Farheen were booked in a criminal case by the Delhi Police on Thursday on the basis of an FIR lodged by London-based NRI, Sandhya Prabhakar, the first wife of the cricket star. In her FIR lodged with Malviya Nagar police station, Sandhya has alleged that Prabhakar, backed by a few top politicians, connived with police officers and fraudulently sold off her flat in south Delhi.
Former ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar, who is one of the accused in ICICI-Videocon loan case, on Wednesday was seen attending a meeting of the Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Vadodara with HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal. According to Hindustan Times, Kochhar continues to be chairman of the prestigious Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Vadodara even after is named in ICICI-Videocon loan case.
A couple living in London are facing calls to be extradited to India over allegations they arranged for the murder of their adopted son to grab a £150,000 insurance payout are fighting moves to be hauled to India to face justice. According to BBC, Airport worker Arti Dhir, 55, and Kaval Raijada, 30, have denied planning the abduction and fatal stabbing of tragic orphan Gopal Sejani in 2017. Arti Dhir and Kaval Raijada from Hanwell, west London, deny organising the killing of Gopal Sejani, who was abducted and stabbed in Gujarat, India before dying of his injuries soon after.
San Francisco: A 53-year-old Indian-origin IT professional has been arrested after he dramatically walked into a Northern California police station along with a dead body in his car and confessed to have killed three others at his apartment, over 350 kilometres away, according to US media reports. All four victims in the grizzly incident are related to the suspect, Shankar Nagappa Hangud, Roseville Police Department Captain Joshua Simon said on Tuesday. Simon declined to name the four victims, but said they were all members of the suspect's family, two adults and two juveniles.
Jyotiraditya Scindia lost the Lok Sabha poll at a time when beleaguered Congress party had just made a stellar comeback in Madhya Pradesh politics, after staying out of power for 15 years.
New Delhi, October 18: Former Olympic champion Li Xuerui of China has announced her retirement from international badminton, the BWF announced on Thursday (October 17). The 28-year-old, who struck gold at the 2012 London Olympics, was in her prime before
Srinagar, Oct 17: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party over their 'Maha manifesto' that promised Bharat Ratna for Savarkar. "Bharat Ratna for a man who justified
A zoo official said that the man was rescued after officials, including zookeepers and forest rangers, were alerted by people. They jumped in the enclosure and saved him.
Ayodhya hearing: Dhavan dramatically tore up a document submitted by one of the Hindu parties in the presence of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and other four judges of the Bench. As part of a submission of evidence, the document was a property of the court and destroying it bordered on, if not contempt of the court, contempt for the court.
The Delhi High Court on Thursday set aside the order staying proceedings in the defamation case filed by Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra against Zee News chief editor Sudhir Chaudhary
Police said they have sealed the hotel and are questioning the staff who attended the victim s complaint before the incident.
After a second attack on an apple trader in which another non-local Charanjit Singh was shot dead, the incident has created a panic among fruit growers especially non-local truck drivers who load their trucks and dispatch apples to outside state.
A former attorney general, Parasaran was working relentlessly since the Supreme Court embarked upon the legal adjudication of the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi dispute.
The victim has been identified as Golu. Police said the driver, Deepak (23), and his friend Kishan (24) suffered minor injuries.
Tamil Nadu: A welder Basheer from Madurai fall in love with a transgender women Kalki from Chennai after they get connected through social media. Both of them get married, but friend and relatives of Basheer are against their marrige and alledegly giving threats to them. The 38-year-old Basheer became a friend of 35-year-old Kalki through Facebook which ead their budding friendship converted in to love, while in the month of March, both of them gets connected on FB and later on October 14, they get married at a temple in Madurai.
Armed with a gun, the robber demanded money from a hotel clerk stationed behind the counter and threatened to shoot her.
Thiruvananthapuram: The celebrations of the canonisation of Indian nun Mariam Thresia as a saint by Pope Francis in Vatican earlier this week have turned sour, with the Kerala unit of Indian Medical Association questioning the miracle cure of a boy by her, which entitled the sister to sainthood. A person is canonised as a saint if her or she is proved to have performed a miracle.
On Wednesday, a group of 25 Nigerians went on a rampage and vandalised several vehicles in Nalasopara East after a friend was allegedly murdered by unidentified persons. According to Mid-Day, a Nigerian national identified as Joseph, in his early 30s, was allegedly beaten by some local youths of Pragati Nagar area around 2.30 am. Joseph's friends rushed him to a nearby hospital, where the doctors declared him brought dead. After which, Alleging murder by locals, around 20-25 Nigerians ran riot on streets.
A video of the incident, captured on a mobile phone by a bystander, shows three-four people trying to pull the python off his body.
Hyderabad: The Telangana High Court on Wednesday directed the state-owned Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) to pay salaries for September to all the employees by October 21. The court passed the orders on a petition by one of the employees complaining that the TSRTC has not paid salaries to all 49,190 employees for September, though their indefinite strike began on October 5. The TSRTC management submitted in the court that there was a delay in the payment of the salaries due to the strike.
Few deaths feel as personal as Sushma Swaraj’s. The former External Affairs Minister left a gigantic hole in India’s political scene. Swaraj passed away on August 6, 2019 – the day parliament revoked Article 370 and her last tweet was about it as well. Swaraj was a fiery orator and able administrator, whose strength of character and deep humility earned her friends across the political spectrum.
Kolkata (West Bengal): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday made a gaffe by repeatedly talking about Nobel Prize laureate Abhijit Banerjee, as 'Abhishek Babu'. In an apparent slip of tongue, Mamata on Wednesday congratulated Abhijit Banerjee by mentioning him as 'Abhishek Babu'.
Sajad Rathar, a Kashmiri student leader and former vice president of the AMU students' union, who is spearheading the hunger strike and boycott call, said how could the students think of celebrations when Kashmiris have been caged in their homes.
Home Minister Amit Shah stood by the Prime Minister's choice as he of cabinet ministers and said that PM Modi takes decision based on his experience and the capability of the party's workers.