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  • Tuesday, June, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 08:58:48
  • 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 […]

    HM expresses concern over situation in naxal-affected states

    The Union Minister Home Mr. Chidambaram, said that the situation in the Left Wing-extremism affected states continues to be a matter of grave concern. In his first press conference in the New Year, in New Delhi, Mr Chidambaram said that more than 700 civilians were killed by the naxalites last year as compared to over […]

    Bihar Police begins probe into killing of BJP MLA RK Keshri

    The Bihar police has begun an inquiry into the murder of BJP MLA Raj Kishore Keshari. AIR Patna correspondent reports that the Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) of Purnea is personally supervising the murder case. Four times MLA Raj Kishore Keshri, was stabbed to death by a woman at his residence in Purnea on […]

    Indian Ambassador HS Puri elected Chairman of UNSC counter-terrorism committee

    Indian Ambassador to the United Nations Hardeep Singh Puri has been elected Chairman of the all important Security Council Committee on Counter-terrorism and two other key committees of this 15-member body. According to PTI a formal announcement in this regard will be made today after the conclusion of silent procedure during which there was no […]

    Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers, Alagiri resigns

    The Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers, Mr. M.K. Alagiri has reportedly submitted his resignation from the Cabinet. DMK Party sources told AIR Chennai Correspondent that the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK President M. Karunanidhi’s son, Mr. Alagiri, had handed over his resignation to the party General Secretary, Mr. K Anbhazhagan last evening. He […]

    Citibank fraud: Pandit named in fresh FIR filed by an HNI

    Vikram Pandit, the Indian-born global CEO of Citibank, and its Chairman William R Rhodes, were named in an FIR filed with police accusing the bank of cheating and criminal breach of trust in connection with the Rs 300 crore fraud in Gurgaon. Several high networth individuals have also complained that their securities were encashed without […]