New Delhi: Union Minister Vayalar Ravi today made light of his Cabinet colleague Beni Prasad Verma’s remarks that a man like Salman Khurshid will not do any wrong for Rs 71 lakh, saying importance should not be given to the “sarcastic” comment.
Chandigarh: Refuting IAS officer Ashok Khemka’s charges that his transfer was done with malafide intention, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda today said action will be taken against anyone found guilty if the bureaucrat’s assertions on land deals are found true.
Bangalore: Spelling more trouble to disgruntled BJP leader and former Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, CBI today filed a chargesheet against him, three of his family members and others in the illegal mining
Mumbai: Maharashtra government today declared as drought-affected more than 6000 villages in Aurangabad, Pune and Nashik districts of the state.
Mumbai: Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) today informed the Bombay High Court that Call Detail Records (CDR) pertaining to the 13 alleged SIMI activists arrested in 2006 serial train bombings case were deleted later as they were not used as evidence.
Mumbai: The Mumbai police today filed a supplementary charge sheet in the 26/11 terror attack case naming LeT operative Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal as one of the key conspirators.
Mumbai: Shares of DLF today came under renewed selling pressure, falling over 4 per cent in an overall weak stock market, where the benchmark index Sensex plunged 136 points.
New Delhi: A war of words broke out between the BJP and Congress Tuesday over the transfer of a Haryana official probing a land deal between Congress chief Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra and realty major DLF.
Lucknow: Malti Sachan, wife of former Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Medical officer Y S Sachan, moved an application in a court here today questioning the CBI probe into her husband’s murder case, and sought a copy of agency’s closure report.
New Delhi: India and Australia are set to pack more punch in their bilateral ties Wednesday by announcing the start of civil nuclear negotiations, which, according to visiting Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, could take “one or two years”.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today met President Pranab Mukherjee, triggering fresh speculation of a cabinet reshuffle.
Beirut: Syrian regime warplanes unleashed relentless pre-dawn air raids today on rebel positions around Maaret al-Numan, a strategic northern town captured by insurgents last week, a watchdog said.
Panaji: BJP-led Goa government has decided to subsidise three more LPG cylinders for the people in addition to the six cylinders subsidised by the Union government.
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank will intervene in the forex market in case of extreme volatility of the rupee as it has done in the past, RBI Deputy Governor H R Khan said here today.