Wednesday, February 8, 2023

National

Wealth of one person does not represent India’s pride: Mahua

India’s pride should not be represented by the wealth of an individual and authorities like SEBI should make it clear what kind of role they play in the economic sector, Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra said here on Saturday.She...

Dev activities won’t be allowed to suffer despite serious financial crisis: CM

Development activities in Himachal Pradesh will not be allowed to suffer even though the state is facing a serious financial crisis, Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu said while addressing a rally in Hamirpur town on Saturday.He said the previous...

Digvijaya Singh gets bail in defamation case filed by BJP

A special court on Saturday granted bail to Congress Rajya Sabha member Digvijaya Singh in a defamation case filed by a BJP leader whom he had accused of being involved in the Vyapam scam that rocked Madhya Pradesh in...

RSS defamation case: Court to pronounce order on Rahul

A court at Bhiwandi in Thane district which is hearing a case of alleged defamation filed by an RSS worker against Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said it would pass order on the Congress leader’s plea seeking permanent exemption from...

Oppn fleeing from discussion in Parl: Thakur

OPPN NOT GIVEN EVEN A MINUTE TO RAISE ADANI ISSUE IN PARL: CONG COUNTERS Union minister Anurag Singh Thakur on Saturday said the government has nothing to hide on the Adani issue and accused opposition parties of creating a ruckus...

Who will look after girls when husbands in jail: Owaisi to Sarma

AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi came down heavily on the Assam Government demanding to know who will take care of the girls who were left in lurch after the state government’s crackdown on child marriages.Speaking to reporters, he said it...

After Vande Bharat, Modi asks Railways to come out with Vande Metro: Vaishnaw

Akin to Vande Bharat trains, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the Ministry of Railways to come up with “Vande Metro”, a train concept to run between two nearby big stations, Minister for Railways Ashwini Vaishnaw said here on...

AAP to contest all seats in MP Assembly elections

The AAP will contest all 230 seats in Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls, due later this year, a party office-bearer said on Saturday indicating the Arvind Kejriwal-led party will pitch the Delhi model of governance to target the BJP and...

Hillary Clinton on two-day Gujarat visit today

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be on a two-day visit of Gujarat from Sunday and will participate in programmes of the Self-Empowered Women’s Association (SEWA) founded by social worker and Gandhian Ela Bhatt who passed away...

Bank employee thrashed by 2 customers in Gujarat, both held

The police have arrested two persons for assaulting an employee at Bank of India’s (BOI) Nadiad branch.Manish Dhangar is serving as an officer with the Bank of India’s Nadiad-Kapadwanj branch, handling the loan desk.In his complaint, Dhangar said, “On...

BJP perpetuating false consciousness similar to Nazi Germany: Yechury

The BJP has been winning elections by perpetuating a false consciousness similar to what happened in Nazi Germany, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said on Saturday.The senior Left leader said the scientific temper, rational thinking and sense of equality...

ED doubts Saket Gokhale’s claim of Rahul Gandhi’s aide paying cash

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has questioned Alankar Sawai, a close aide of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, in connection with a money laundering case lodged against arrested Trinamool Congress leader Saket Gokhale for allegedly misusing around Rs 1 crore, collected...

Adani issue: Oppn stalls Parl for 2nd straight day

Parliament was adjourned for the second consecutive day on Friday without transacting any business after the opposition stepped up its demand for an independent investigation into the allegations of fraud against billionaire Gautam Adani’s companies that triggered an unprecedented...

BBC docu ban: SC asks govt for original records

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the central government to produce original records relating to its decision to block a BBC documentary on the 2002 Gujarat riots.A bench of Justices Sanjiv Khanna and M M Sundresh issued notices to...

CDS Anil Chauhan chairs high-level meeting in Jammu

Chief of Defence Staff General Anil Chauhan, who was on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir, chaired a high-level security meeting here, officials said on Friday.The meeting was attended by Udhampur-based northern Army commander Lt General Upendra Dwivedi...