Saturday , 20 April 2019

National News

Rishi Kumar Shukla takes charge as CBI director

NEW DELHI: Newly-appointed CBI chief Rishi Kumar Shukla took charge of the agency Monday, when it finds itself locked in a dirty turf war with the Kolkata Police that spiralled into a political slugfest between the Centre and the West Bengal government. Please like & share: Read More »

CBI vs Mamata: SC to hear CBI’s plea today

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to give an urgent hearing to CBI’s plea alleging destruction of electronic evidence related to the Saradha chit fund scam case by the Kolkata Police commissioner and said it will come down heavily on him if he “even remotely” tries to destroy the evidence. Please like & share: Read More »

Track Tragedy:

National Disaster Response Force and police personnel along with onlookers stand next to derailed carriages after a train came off the tracks at Hajipur near Patna in Bihar on Sunday. At least six passengers were killed and over 20 injured in the accident Please like & share: Read More »

Mamata resorts to sit-in after CBI-police face-off in Kolkata

KOLKATA: An all-out war broke out between the Centre and the Mamata Banerjee government on Sunday, with the feisty West Bengal leader beginning a sit-in protest at a city landmark over the Central Bureau of Investigation’s (CBI) attempt to question the Kolkata Police chief in connection with chit fund scams, insisting it stifled the spirit of “Constitution and federalism”. Please ... Read More »

Adityanath addresses rallies in West Bengal over phone

BALURGHAT: The tussle between the Trinamool Congress (TMC) party and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) got uglier Sunday, with the West Bengal government denying permission to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s chopper to land in the state to let him address two scheduled rallies. Please like & share: Read More »

BJP to seek people’s views for manifesto

NEW DELHI: The BJP on Sunday launched a campaign to seek suggestions and voters’ expectations for a “new India” from 10 crore families across the country before giving a final shape to its election manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls. Please like & share: Read More »

NEW DELHI: Union Ho me Minister Rajnath Singh will talk to different political parties, including those from the Northeast, on the Citizenship Bill, BJP president Amit Shah said Sunday, asserting the legislation is “very important” for the country. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Govt’s move to return excess land in Ayodhya to owners historic’

NEW DELHI: BJP president Amit Shah Sunday described as “historic” the Modi government’s move to return the excess land around the disputed site in Ayodhya to their owners, including the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas, and asked opposition parties not to put obstacles in the Ram temple issue’s resolution. Please like & share: Read More »