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Saturday, February 24, 2018
 

India

Enforcement Directorate attaches Nirav property worth Rs 523cr in Rs 11,400cr PNB scam

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The Enforcement Directorate on Saturday attached 21 properties, including a penthouse and a farmhouse, of Nirav Modi and his group worth over Rs 523 crore in fresh action against the beleaguered jeweller in the alleged Rs 11,400 crore fraud in Pun......   | Read..
 

Ha, ha, ha, Rs 11,400cr scam in 73 words. All clear? Mitron, read the kid's face

First published on 24-Feb-2018
Even 50 Nirav Modis cannot spoil the image of Narendra Modi because of his strong credibility, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis declared on Friday....   | Read..
 

Raided, Kejriwal lobs Amit Shah challenge

First published on 24-Feb-2018
Around 150 police personnel on Friday entered chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence and seized footage of 21 CCTV cameras to investigate an allegation of assault on chief secretary Anshu Praka......   | Read..
 

Mehul Bhai's Gujarat nest

First published on 24-Feb-2018
An alleged cloak of protection spun in Gujarat is getting thicker and thicker....   | Read..
 

9 killed as speeding Bolero runs over children outside their school in Bihar

First published on 24-Feb-2018
At least nine children were killed and about 20 injured when a speeding Bolero lost control and ploughed through them outside a government school building on the outskirts of the city on Saturday, ......   | Read..
 

Health aid blow to retired IIT teachers

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The government has rejected a pay review panel's suggestion to start a medical insurance scheme for employees of Centrally Funded Technical Institutions - including the IITs and the IIMs - that wou......   | Read..
 

Ayurveda reckless rush cry

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The Centre's regulators of traditional medicine have approved over the past four years more than 150 ayurveda and unani medical colleges that lack minimum prescribed standards of infrastructure, fa......   | Read..
 

H-1B rules tougher, cloud on 3-year term

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The Trump administration has announced a policy that makes tough the procedure for issuing H-1B visas to those to be employed at one or more third-party worksites, which will impact Indian IT compa......   | Read..
 

Finally, a hug for Trudeau

First published on 24-Feb-2018
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau finally got on the penultimate day of his eight-day India visit what had been noticeably missing so far - the Modi hug....   | Read..
 

SC junks IndiGo protest on T2 shift

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The Supreme Court has dismissed IndiGo's plea challenging a Delhi High Court order to shift its operations from Terminal 1 (T1) of the Indira Gandhi International Airport here to Terminal 2....   | Read..
 

UP spurned suitor held for murder

First published on 24-Feb-2018
A 24-year-old man has been arrested for setting on fire a teenager while she was cycling to a weekly market on Thursday evening, with police saying he had come prepared to kill her if she refused t......   | Read..
 

No love lost for 'Prem'

First published on 24-Feb-2018
Villagers in a Punjab district have started a campaign to reclaim the original name of their village, possibly no longer willing to bear the burden of the association the current name invokes....   | Read..
 

Delhi clean-air plan for 100 cities

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The Union environment ministry on Friday said it planned to replicate a two-week clean-air campaign that concluded in Delhi on Thursday in 100 cities and towns across the country that fail to meet ......   | Read..
 

Probe army chief claim, says Gogoi

First published on 24-Feb-2018
Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday sought a high-level inquiry into army chief General Bipin Rawat's claim that Pakistan and China had a role in illegal immigration into the state....   | Read..
 

Hope of 'big tribunal' for SC judge

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The attorney general on Friday hinted that Justice Amitava Roy, who retires as Supreme Court judge this month-end, would be appointed to head a big tribunal soon....   | Read..
 

NHRC status

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The NHRC has retained its "A" status of accreditation with the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions for the fourth term of five years. The award is given after a review t......   | Read..
 

Lynching and selfie click shock Kerala

First published on 24-Feb-2018
A group of over a dozen people tied up a mentally unstable tribal man in a Kerala district after accusing him of theft and beat him up, sending shock waves across the state as some of them later up......   | Read..
 

Lokpal selection meet on March 1

First published on 24-Feb-2018
A committee headed by the Prime Minister will meet on March 1 to process the names to be considered for the country's first Lokpal, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Friday....   | Read..
 

BJP seizes AAP diversion

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The BJP on Friday seized on the alleged assault on the Delhi chief secretary at chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence while choosing silence on the Punjab National Bank fraud, in a desperate e......   | Read..
 

ED summons NiMo's wife

First published on 24-Feb-2018
The Enforcement Directorate on Friday froze bank accounts containing Rs 30 crore and shares worth Rs 13.86 crore held in a Nirav Modi company and summoned his wife Ami....   | Read..