The Delhi High Court on Tuesday refused to grant early hearing on the CBIs appeal challenging the acquittal of former Union telecom minister A Raja and others in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case. The court was hearing the CBIs plea seeking to prepone the date of hearing from October 24 in its appeal against […]

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The Indian Coast Guard on Tuesday said it has deployed a ship off the old Mangalore port to search for V G Siddhartha, the founder of the Caf The Coast Guard said it has also pressed in three diving teams in the search operations. Siddhartha, the son-in-law of former Karnataka chief minister S M Krishna, […]

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TMC MP Derek O Brien was questioned by CBI in the Saradha ponzi scheme case here on Friday, sources in the probe agency said. The quizmaster-turned-parliamentarian is being interrogated about some financial transactions in bank accounts related to the TMC mouthpiece Jago Bangla, they said. OBrien is the publisher of the mouthpiece which appears in […]

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Nineteen persons were killed in rain-related mishaps in Gujarat on Friday night and on Saturday, including 16 deaths in incidents of wall\/building collapse, as Saurashtra and central Gujarat were lashed by heavy rains. As of Saturday morning, Gujarat had received 77.80 per cent of annual average rainfall, with south Gujarat receiving 98.31 per cent rainfall, […]

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The Madras High Court on Thursday extended the parole of Nalini Sriharan, a convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, by three weeks. Nalini had moved the High Court seeking an extension of her ongoing parole by 30 days. The court on Wednesday asked the Tamil Nadu government to file its reply on Nalinis plea. […]

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Pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Amarnath was suspended for Saturday as a precautionary measure in view of a separatists-sponsored strike in the Kashmir valley on Martyrs Day, officials said. As many as 12 batches of pilgrims have so far left for the twin base camps of Pahalgam and Baltal in Kashmir valley from Jammu […]

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The Enforcement Directorate told a Delhi court Thursday that if not arrested, Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, may compromise the investigation in the AgustaWestland chopper scam. While seeking non-bailable warrant (NBW) against Puri, ED told special judge Arvind Kumar that the evidence was being tampered in the case related to […]

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The expansion of the Karnataka cabinet will take place on Tuesday and 13-14 ministers are likely to be inducted, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa said on Monday. The cabinet expansion will take place between 10:30 and 11:30 am tomorrow. I have already written a letter to the Governor in this regard. I have asked Chief […]

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The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear on Wednesday a batch of petitions challenging the Centres decision to abrogate Article 370, revoking the special status of Jammu and Kashmir. The apex court will also hear the petitions seeking removal of other restrictions including communication blockade in the state which is coming in the way of […]

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The government asserted on Monday that a bill to broaden the NIAs investigating powers is part of its policy of zero tolerance against terrorism and is in national interest, as Lok Sabha took up a discussion on the proposed legislation. While Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy sought support of all parties for […]

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