Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, wanted in India in connection with the nearly $2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money laundering case, was on Thursday further remanded to judicial custody until August 22, when he will appear once again via videolink from his London prison cell. Chief Magistrate Emma Arbuthnot presided over the […]

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Former Maldives Vice President Ahmed Adheeb Abdul Ghafoor Thursday reached India via sea route and he is being questioned by Central agencies off the coast here, police sources said. The dignitary who arrived on a vessel cannot deboard now, since there was no information about him coming to India, a top district police official told […]

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The Congress party in Karnataka suffered another jolt on Tuesday afternoon after its suspended MLA Roshan Baig resigned from his membership in the state Legislative assembly. Baig who was suspended for indulging in anti-party activities handed over his resignation paper to Speaker Ramesh Kumar. I have come to the Speakers chamber and have submitted my […]

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The Bahujan Samaj Party MLA from Karnataka who was expelled yesterday for abstaining during the trust motion and not voting for the Congress-JDS government has defended his absence saying he was asked to be neutral and not support any party. Maintaining that he did not violate any order from BSP supremo Mayawati, Mahesh said he […]

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