Thursday , 15 November 2018

National News

RBI Governor gets CIC notice

NEW DELHI: The Central Information Commission  has issued a show-cause notice to RBI Governor Urjit Patel for “dishonouring” a Supreme Court judgment on disclosure of the wilful defaulters’ list. Please like & share: Read More »

Tight security in Sabarimala as temple opens today for special puja

SABARIMALA: As the Lord Ayyappa temple opens Monday for a special puja, a thick security cover has been put in place by police and orders banning assembly of four or more people have been imposed in Sabarimala and nearby areas after violent protests were witnessed last month against the entry of women of menstrual age into the famed shrine. Please ... Read More »

Chinese infra company to invest Rs 250cr, make India sourcing hub

KOLKATA: LiuGong India, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China-based infrastructure heavy equipment maker Guangxi LiuGong, is planning to invest Rs 250 crore to strengthen operations and make India a global sourcing hub, an official has said. Please like & share: Read More »

Kovind calls for more participation in education

IANS   HARIDWAR President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday exhorted people from all streams of the society to ensure their participation and contribution to education. Speaking at an event at the Patanjali University after inaugurating the two-day ‘Gyan Kumbh’ here, the President urged the participants to find solutions to the challenges to quality education. Lauding the efforts of Patanajali for ... Read More »

BJP leader files criminal defamation complaint against Tharoor

IANS   NEW DELHI A BJP leader on Saturday filed a criminal defamation complaint against Congress Lok Sabha member Shashi Tharoor for his comment that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is “a scorpion seated on a Shivling” and sought Rs 5 crore as compensation. Bhartiya Janata Party leader Rajeev Babbar who has filed the complaint told the Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate ... Read More »

Maharashtra’s man-eater tigress shot dead

IANS   NAGPUR Avni, a five-year old alleged man-eater tigress who had created terror in Maharashtra’s Vidarbha forests, was shot dead on Saturday in Yavatmal district. The search operation came after nearly three months of a massive tigress-hunt along with trap cameras, drones, a pack of trained sniffer dogs and a hang-glider along with a team of forest department officials ... Read More »

Cong leader demands CBI probe into Assam killings

PTI GUWAHATI Veteran Congress leader Tarun Gogoi on Friday demanded a CBI enquiry into the killing of five persons by unidentified gunmen at Dhola in Tinsukia district. Addressing a press conference here, the former chief minister said the Assam government has totally failed on the law and order front and a fear psychosis has gripped the entire state. There is ... Read More »

SC to examine plea for CBI probe against Rajasthan CM, her MP son

PTI   NEW DELHI The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a plea seeking a CBI probe against Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and her son for allegedly receiving compensation of Rs 1.97 crore by selling a piece of government land to NHAI for widening of a national highway in 2010. A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and ... Read More »