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  • Fodder Scam: RJD Chief Lalu Prasad appears in CBI Court at Ranchi

    RJD Chief Lalu Prasad on Thursday appeared in a CBI Court of Ranchi in connection with three cases of illegal withdrawals from government treasuries of Doranda, Dumka and Deoghar. After the Court proceedings, Lalu Prasad’s lawyer, Prabhat Kumar told reporters that a list of 36 defence witnesses has been submitted in the Court. Judge Shiva […]

    J&K: Security forces gun down three terrorists in Pulwama

    In Jammu and Kashmir, a joint team of Army and Police gunned down three terrorists in Pulwama district late last night. Police said, the encounter took place in Kakapora area last evening following intelligence input that three terrorists were holed up in a house located in a densely populated locality. An Army Officer sustained a […]

    MP govt suspends three officials for failing to contain situation during farmers’ agitation

    In Madhya Pradesh, the state government has suspended the then collector of Mandsour Swatantra Kumar Singh, superintendent of police O P Tripathi and city superintendent of police Krishna Sai Thote. According to an official release, prima facie it appears that these officials could not control the situation during farmers agitation. AIR correspondent reports, five farmers […]

    Darjeeling disorder: Situation remains status quo

    The situation in Darjeeling continues to be tense. With the indefinite protests by the GJM showing no signs of fading, the hill district is bracing itself for further demonstrations. The West Bengal government has sent a report on the on-going violence to the Union Home Ministry while Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee left for the Netherlands […]

    CBI visits Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain’s residence

    CBI examines Delhi Health and PWD Minister Satyendra Jain’s wife Poonam Jain in a money laundering Preliminary Enquiry filed by the central probe agency. Poonam Jain is facing charges of being involved in hawala transactions and other scandals. The CBI approached Delhi’s Health Minister Satyendra Jain on Monday to seek clarifications from his wife in […]

    Security forces rescue over 200 persons from landslide-hit area in Arunachal Pradesh

    In Arunachal Pradesh, security forces have rescued 200 people from a landslide-hit area in Bhalukpong in West Kameng District. The civilians were reportedly stranded with their vehicles since Sunday noon. The state has been facing heavy rainfall since last week causing landslides and flash flood at many places. In Itanagar, a landslide in the Chimpu […]

    Situation remains tense as indefinite strike continues in Darjeeling

    In West Bengal, the situation in the violence-scarred, strike-bound Darjeeling Hills continues to be tense.  An uneasy calm and uncertainly prevails across the Darjeeling Hills as the Bimal Gurung led Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) sponsored indefinite strike entered the eighth day today. The GJM is demanding statehood for Gorkhas in West Bengal’s northern districts. Meanwhile, […]

    Assam Floods: 170 villages affected; Brahmaputra flowing above danger mark

    In Assam, 170 villages are affected due to floods in five districts. Land erosion has also created problems in many areas. Official sources said that several tributaries of the Brahmaputra are flowing above the danger mark. Flood water submerged huge crop areas. AIR correspondent reports around 55 thousand people are reeling under the fury of […]

    Assam Flood: Nearly 69,000 people affected in five districts

    In Assam, nearly 69 thousand people are affected due to flood in five districts and official sources in Guwahati said that several tributaries of the Brahmaputra are flowing above the danger. NDRF and SDRF teams have been deployed in Sonitpur district and they have evacuated nearly 100 flood hit people. Two persons reportedly swept away […]

    Gujarat ATS detains suspected ISI agent from Surat

    Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) has detained a suspected ISI agent from Surat, who had connection with two ISI suspects recently arrested by Uttar Pradesh ATS from Mumbai. Sources said, the phone call details of the detained suspect had indicated links with the two hawala operators. Gujarat ATS is verifying whether the Surat-based man was actually […]