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  • Karnataka HC stays enquiry by Padmaraj Commission in land scam

    A bench of Karnataka High Court today directed the State Government to reply in three weeks about its decision to entrust land scam and corruption charges enquiry to Justice Padmaraj Commission. The Bench comprising of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice A S Bopanna gave the order and restrained the Padmaraj Commission from recording […]

    SC issues notice on plea for probe into killing of Maoist leader

    The Supreme Court today sought the response of the Centre and the Andhra Pradesh government on a plea for judicial probe into the killings of top Maoist leader Cherukuri Rajkumar and journalist Hemchandra Pandey in an alleged fake encounter six months ago. The apex court issued notices to the Centre and and the state government […]

    Govt. planning 25 pc troop reduction in J&K: Home Secy

    The government today said that it is contemplating to reduce the strength of security forces in Jammu and Kashmir by 25 per cent in the next 12 months. The Home Secretary G K Pillai said in New Delhi today that some forces have already been taken out of Srinagar and 16 bunkers removed .He is […]

    Tunisian leader says he will step down in 2014

    Tunisia’s autocratic president, struggling to contain deadly riots that have destabilized his authority, made sweeping pledges for political and media freedom and said he will leave the presidency but not until his term ends in 2014. Facing the worst unrest in his 23 years in power, an unusually contrite President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali […]

    SC issues notice on plea for probe into Maoists’ killings

    Upset over “the republic killing its own children”, the Supreme Court  sought the response of the Centre and the Andhra Pradesh government on a plea for judicial probe into the killings of top Maoist leader Cherukuri Rajkumar and journalist Hemchandra Pandey in an alleged fake encounter six months ago. “We cannot allow the republic killing […]

    CM meets Bukhari; prayers to be allowed at structure site

    Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit met Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid Syed Ahmed Bukhari in New Delhi Friday morning and said people will be allowed to offer prayers at the site of a religious structure in south Delhi that was demolished earlier this week. The Chief Minister conveyed to Bukhari the message of Union Home Minister […]

    Govt planning troop reduction in J-K

    The Government is considering reducing the strength of security forces deployed in Jammu and Kashmir by 25 per cent as a confidence building measure. Home Secretary Gopal K Pillai also said that India was planning to unilaterally issue six-month multiple entry permits for people of Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) wanting to visit Jammu and Kashmir through the […]

    CWG scam: Delhi High court grants bail to Darbari

    The Delhi High Court today granted bail to former CWG Organising Committee official T S Darbari in the Queen’s Baton Relay scam case. The bail plea of M Jayachandran will be taken up later. Darbari was granted bail after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said that it was not in a position to file […]

    Journalist killed as political violence hits Karachi again

    A reporter of Geo television channel was gunned down by unidentified persons as violence and target killings returned to this Pakistani city once again, claiming as many as eight lives. Wali Babar was returning home from work when he was intercepted by some people in a car and gunned down from close range in the […]

    Delhi Metro opens Sarita Vihar to Badarpur section

    The Sarita Vihar to Badarpur section of the Delhi Metro has been thrown open for the public from today. This five kilometer long stretch comprises three elevated stations including Mohan Estate, Tughlakabad and Badarpur. With the opening of this stretch, the Central Secretariat to Badarpur corridor will now become 20.16 km long having 16 Metro […]