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ED plans to attach assets of Vijay Mallya worth Rs 9000 crores

NEW DELHI(PTI): The ED is mulling attaching domestic assets and shares worth about Rs 9,000 crore owned by liquor baron Vijay Mallya in connection with its money laundering probe against him and others in the IDBI bank loan fraud case. Officials said today the agency has already begun the exercise of identifying and valuing the […]

Focus on reducing Bihar’s crime graph:BJP hits out at Nitish’s prohibition campaign in Jharkhand

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PATNA(PTI): A day after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar launch a campaign for ban on liquor in Jharkhand, BJP today said he should “focus on his state to reduce the crime graph there”. “The focus of Nitish Kumar should be Bihar to reduce crime graph there instead of focusing on Jharkhand,” state BJP spokesperson Pradip […]

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Hindu Sena has perfomed Hawan for Donald Trump because of his anti Muslim stand

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NEW DELHI: Looks like Donald Trump has some ardent followers in India too, some members of Hindu Sena on Wednesday organised a hawan and chanted matras in order to invoke the Hindu deities to help the US Presidential hopeful win the election. Trump has now been declared the presumptive Republican nominee for the presidential race […]

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Reconsider your stance on GST: Arun Jaitley appeals to Congress in Rajya Sabha

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NEW DELHI(PTI): In a fresh appeal to Congress, the government on Wednesday asked it to reconsider its stance on GST, particularly with regard to its insistence on judge-headed dispute resolution panel, saying it will be a “misadventure” of handing over taxation powers to judiciary which “step by step, brick by brick” is encroaching upon the […]

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Harish Rawat aces floor test, returns a hero as Uttarakhand CM

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NAINITAL(PTI): Harish Rawat, who was on a political roller coaster for the last six weeks following the dismissal of his government, on Wednesday returned a hero to occupy the Uttarakhand Chief Minister’s chair once again as BJP cut a sorry figure after its attempts to topple his government came a cropper. Rawat, a five-term MP, […]

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Define time limit for declaration of drought: Supreme Court tells Centre

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NEW DELHI(PTI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to create a disaster mitigation fund to tackle drought-like situation and directed the Agriculture Ministry to hold a meeting within a week with affected States like Bihar, Gujarat and Haryana to assess the conditions. A bench headed by Justice M.B. Lokur directed the Centre to […]

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Supreme Court extends Subrata Roy’s parole till July 11; asks him to deposit Rs 200 crore

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NEW DELHI: After granting him four weeks of leave, the Supreme Court on Wednesday extended the parole of Sahara chief Subrata Roy till July 11. The court extended his parole on the condition that he will deposit Rs 200 crore with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). “Failure to deposit Rs 200 crore […]

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Baghdad: At least 50 dead, several injured in car bombing in Sadr city

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Baghdad:A car bomb claimed by Islamic State in a Shi’ite Muslim district of Baghdad killed at least 50 people and wounded more than 60 others on Wednesday, Iraqi police and hospital sources said. The SUV packed with explosives went off near a beauty salon in a bustling market at rush hour in Sadr City. Most […]

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VVIP chopper scam: Never met Sonia, Manmohan or Antony, says middleman Christian Michel

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NEW DELHI(PTI): Chirstian Michel, the alleged middleman in the Rs. 3,600 crore AgustaWestland helicopter deal, on Wednesday said that he has never met Congress president Sonia Gandhi or the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to push for the purchase of VVIP choppers. “No, never,” was the prompt reply of Michel when he was asked whether […]

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Rawat has won trust vote, admits Centre in Supreme Court

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NAINITAL,KRISHNADAS RAJAGOPAL: Marking a graceful retreat from Uttarakhand, the Centre conceded on Wednesday in the Supreme Court that deposed Chief Minister Harish Rawat has won the trust vote conducted on May 10 and President’s rule in the State will be revoked during the course of the day. The Centre said that Mr. Rawat, who had […]

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