The Telegraph
Thursday, February 22, 2018
 

India

PNB asks Nirav Modi to come up with plan to repay dues  

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Scam-hit Punjab National Bank on Thursday asked billionaire diamond jeweller Nirav Modi to come up with implementable plan to settle the loss caused to it by fraudulent issue of Letters of Undertaking (LoU) through one of its branches....   | Read..
 

Canada envoy cancels dinner invite to Khalistani man

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Canadian High Commissioner Nadir Patel has cancelled an invitation that had gone out to a convicted Khalistani terrorist for an official dinner being hosted for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau....   | Read..
 

ED seizes Rs 94cr assets, luxury cars of Nirav Modi, Choksi  

First published on 22-Feb-2018
The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday said it has frozen mutual funds and shares worth Rs 94.52 crore of the Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi groups in connection with a money laundering probe ag......   | Read..
 

Thump chest and drag feet

First published on 22-Feb-2018
One week into the eruption of the banking scandal, two contrasting factors stand out: the lightning speed at which investigators estimated the value of the haul from raids and the glacial pace at w......   | Read..
 

Neighbourly advice to New Delhi

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said India should try to improve its ties with its neighbours....   | Read..
 

Hasina clings to Didimoni's water word

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is "hopeful" that Mamata Banerjee will give Bangladesh its due share from the Teesta, which originates from the Himalayas and flows through Sikkim and Bengal ......   | Read..
 

SC deplores lack of in-house discipline

First published on 22-Feb-2018
The Supreme Court on Wednesday deplored the lack of "judicial discipline" among its own judges after its attention was drawn to a recent judgment by a three-judge bench that had overruled......   | Read..
 

The unheard election

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Brella doesn't even turn her head when the election jingle plays. Nor does Marbellous. It's the same with Nangroilin....   | Read..
 

PF rate at 5-year low

First published on 22-Feb-2018
The state-run Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Monday cut the interest rate for the financial year 2017-18 to a five-year low of 8.55 per cent....   | Read..
 

Direct corruption attack on Modi

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday described Narendra Modi as an "instrument of corruption", seeking to directly target the Prime Minister's personal image at a time he has kept......   | Read..
 

SC frowns on plea for Nirav probe

First published on 22-Feb-2018
The Centre on Wednesday opposed in the Supreme Court a public interest petition seeking a probe into the PNB scam, but the court said it would examine on March 16 whether it needed to pass any dire......   | Read..
 

Differences on probe in Opposition

First published on 22-Feb-2018
The Trinamul Congress on Wednesday opposed the suggestion of a joint parliamentary committee probe into the PNB scam, saying earlier instances of such exercises had amounted to nothing....   | Read..
 

Nirav farmhouse sealed

First published on 22-Feb-2018
The CBI on Wednesday sealed diamantaire Nirav Modi's Rs 32 crore beachside farmhouse in Maharashtra's Alibaug where trees were said to be adorned with diamonds during parties....   | Read..
 

Trudeau date with CM

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Hadrien Trudeau received a birthday wish a week before he turns four - from Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh....   | Read..
 

Ex-top cop let off in Ishrat case

First published on 22-Feb-2018
A special CBI court on Wednesday cited lack of evidence to discharge former Gujarat director-general of police P.P. Pandey in the 2004 alleged fake encounter killing of Ishrat Jahan and three other......   | Read..
 

Defence corridor

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said Uttar Pradesh would host one of the two defence industrial corridors his government had announced in its budget proposals, calling it a landmark in th......   | Read..
 

SC relief for Priya

First published on 22-Feb-2018
The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed all criminal proceedings that police have started against actress Priya Prakash Varrier on complaints by vigilante squads and individuals....   | Read..
 

Judge rejects police custody of AAP duo

First published on 22-Feb-2018
A Delhi court on Wednesday turned down a police plea for custody of two Aam Aadmi Party lawmakers who have been arrested for an alleged assault on chief secretary Anshu Prakash at chief minister Ar......   | Read..
 

Stent makers free to stop India sales

First published on 22-Feb-2018
India's drug-pricing regulator on Wednesday said it would not stop foreign coronary stent-makers from withdrawing their products from India, a year after imposing price caps on stents which device ......   | Read..
 

Kalam start-off for Kamal

First published on 22-Feb-2018
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan on Wednesday evening floated his political party - Makkal Needhi Maiyam (People's Justice Centre) - at Tamil Nadu's Madurai and also hoisted the outfit's flag....   | Read..