Union minister Arun Jaitley today filed a fresh civil defamation suit of Rs 10 crore against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal whose lawyer allegedly used an objectionable word against him in court last week.
State Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chief B.S. Yeddyurappa is once against amidst a brewing controversy over claims of promoting untouchability, as he had a meal at a Dalit’s home that was allegedly prepared and brought to him from a nearby hotel.
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday flagged off the country’s first high-speed and feature rich train Tejas Express from Chhatrapati Shivaji Station. The new premium train will run five days a week between Mumbai and Karmali in Goa. During the monsoon season, it will run three days a week.
Bollywood veteran and Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) MP Paresh Rawal has found himself in the middle of a Twitter storm on Monday morning after he said that writer Arundhati Roy be tied to an army jeep, suggesting she be used in a manner similar to a Kashmiri man in the Valley last month.
Mumbai police has issued a warning for women travelling in ladies compartment of suburban local trains: If a friendly fellow commuter offers anyone a soft drink, this would be best refused. Mumbai police is currently investigating a case where a girl in her twenties has been targeting women in ladies compartments by getting them chatting, then offering them a spiked cold drink. According to police, the young woman gets down from the train along with her target and then flees with the valuables the victim is carrying.