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  • SC on DNA profiling of unidentified bodies

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Government to explore the possibility of empowering the magisterial courts to order DNA profiling of unidentified bodies which could be effectively used for detecting the family members of such persons. A Bench headed by Chief Justice S H Kapadia said it cannot give any direction but would ask […]

    MLA murder accused woman grilled, police to file charge sheet

    A charge sheet is likely to be filed on Thursday against the woman, who stabbed to death BJP legislator Raj Kishore Keshari in Bihar’s Purnia, as top police officials questioned her on Wednesday and said her act appeared to be premeditated. “Investigation is on and the arrested lady is being treated at a hospital in […]

    Hectic parleys in Cong ahead of release of Srikrishna Comm report on Telangana

    Ahead of making public the report of the Srikrishna committee’s report on the demand for seperate Telangana and united Andhra Pradesh on Thursday, senior leaders of the Congress Party held discussions at various levels. Top Congress leaders from Andhra Pradesh including Chief Minister K Kirankumar Reddy, PCC Chief D Srinivas, party MP’s from the state […]

    DMK Parliamentary Party leader T R Baalu met Sonia Gandhi

    DMK Parliamentary Party leader T R Baalu met Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday when the state of the alliance between the two parties in Tamil Nadu came up for discussion. Though Baalu described the meeting as a courtesy call and to convey New Year greetings, he is believed to have conveyed DMK President M […]

    TRS to boycott meet on Telangana despite Chidambaram’s appeal

    The TRS ON Wednesday rejected a fresh appeal from Union Home Minister P Chidambaram to attend the Thursday meeting of political parties convened in Delhi to discuss the Srikrishna committee report on Telangana, saying he did not reply to its objections. “Chidambaram has sent a second letter. He did not answer our objections that one […]

    Adarsh scam: Maha info commissioner submits leave application

    Maharashtra Information Commissioner Ramanand Tiwari, whose son owns a flat in the controversial Adarsh Housing Society in Mumbai, has submitted his leave application to the Governor, amid demand by the opposition for his ouster. “Tiwari had submitted leave application to the Governor, who is yet to take any decision on the matter,” a Raj Bhavan […]

    KGB’s son-in-law resigns Youth Cong membership

    Facing a vigilance probe over allegation of amassing wealth, P V Sreemijan, son-in-law of former CJI K G Balakrishan, on Wednesday resigned the membership of the Youth Congress. A former state vice-president of Youth Congress, Sreenijan had been under pressure from his own party after coming under the shadow allegation that he had built assets […]

    CBI reiterates its stand to close case against Quattrocchi

    The Central Bureau of Investigation, CBI, has reiterated its stand to close the case against the Italian businessman Qttavio Quattrocchi in Bofors gun deal in the public interest. Notwithstanding the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal’s order that stated 41.2 crore rupees was paid as kickbacks to the late Win Chadha and Quattrocchi, the CBI on Tuesday […]

    Bone-chilling cold wave sweeps north India

    A severe cold wave in north India left people shivering. The mercury in Allahabad dipped below three degrees Celsius, the first time in seven years in the district. Churk town in Mirzapur remained coldest place where the minimum temperature was recorded 0.6 degrees Celsius. At least ten people succumbed to severe cold in the state […]

    Hero identifies its two more staffs involved in Citibank fraud case

    Two more of its own employees have been identified by the Hero Corporate Service company who could have colluded with its former Associate Vice-President Sanjay Gupta and Citibank employees in the 300-crore rupee fraud. The company said on Tuesday, Ganpat Singh and Gaurav Jain, working in the accounts department have also been identified may be […]