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Daily Archives: 7th April 2018

Two Cops Awarded for Thwarting Robbery Gang

The Delhi Police Commissioner awarded two policemen- Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) Naresh Kumar and Head Constable (HC) Narendra Kumar- on Saturday with the 'Asadharan Karya Puraskar' and an out-of-turn promotion respectively for thwarting a gang of robbers, who, upon being intercepted, attacked the police personnel.

Indrani Mukerjea is Stable Now

Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused in Sheena Bora murder case who was admitted to Mumbai's JJ Hospital last night, is stable now and responding to the medications.

Road Accident Claims 10 Lives, Injures 4 in Madhya Pradesh

As many as 10 people lost their lives on Saturday, with four others being injured in a road accident involving a truck and an auto-rickshaw in Madhya Radish's Katni, the city's collector V. S. Chaudhary confirmed.

Here is how Government Agencies Cracked Diamond Power Infra Fraud

A couple of days ago, the nation woke up to the news of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) conducting raids against a Vadodara firm for a Rs. 2,654 crore default.

Salman Khan Gets Bail in Blackbuck Poaching Case

Bollywood actor Salman Khan has been granted bail by Jodhpur Court in connection with the Black buck poaching case.

Poacher Arrested by Police in Kaziranga

A poacher has been injured in an encounter with the police in Assam's Kaziranga on Saturday.

Madhya Pradesh BJP Leader Held for Inciting Violence During Dalit Protest

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader from Madhya Pradesh Gajraj Jatav was on Saturday arrested for inciting violence during the April 2 protests and strike, which left nine persons dead across the country.

Haryana Girl Slaps cop Over Harassment

A girl in Rohtak district of Haryana on Friday evening repeatedly slapped a traffic police personnel after he asked for friendship and her number during a ride in a shared auto, police said.

Gadgets Guru Director Arrested for tax Evasion

Rajpal Singh, the director of an online shopping website Gadgets Guru, was arrested on Saturday for allegedly evading service tax and Goods and Service Tax (GST).

Defamation Case Against AAP Leader Adjourned Till May 11

The Delhi High Court on Saturday adjourned a case against remaining defendant Kumar Vishwas filed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley until May 11.

Congress MP Jairam Naresh Calls for Special Parliament Session

Congress Rajya Sabha MP Jairam Naresh has written a letter to Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu, seeking a special two-week session in May-June with an aim to "pass important legislation."

Three More Arrested in CBSE Case

Three accused- including a teacher, clerk and support staff- have been arrested from Himachal Pradesh over the leak of Class XII Economics paper.

Bihar Minister's Sister Attacked

Bihar Minister Shrawan Kumar's sister Savita Devi was recently attacked by unidentified bike-borne miscreants in Nalanda district.

Bihar Minister’s Sister Attacked

Bihar Minister Shrawan Kumar's sister Savita Devi was recently attacked by unidentified bike-borne miscreants in Nalanda district.

3 top Central Railway Officers Booked for Corruption

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has booked three top officers of the Central Railways' (CR) Pune Division for allegedly rigging the tendering process for a Rs 4 crore repair project in 2016.

IndusInd-Samsung tie up to Facilitate Tap and Pay Credit System

IndusInd Bank announced a collaboration with Samsung Electronics to enable its MasterCard and Visa credit card customers to use 'Samsung Pay'.

India's Foreign Exchange Reserves hit Life-time High

India's foreign exchange reserves hit a life-time high of 424.361 billion US dollars, after rising by 1.828 billion dollars in the week to March 30, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) confirmed.

India’s Foreign Exchange Reserves hit Life-time High

India's foreign exchange reserves hit a life-time high of 424.361 billion US dollars, after rising by 1.828 billion dollars in the week to March 30, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) confirmed.

Indian Overseas Bank Launches IoT-based Customer Service app

Leading public sector bank, Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) as part of their 'Customer First' initiative launched Internet of Things (IoT)-based customer feedback application on a pilot basis at its Cathedral branch here.

Dr. Amit Lakhanpal Ventures Into Crypto Assets

Dr. Amit Lakhanpal led Al Kasir Group has announced its foray into crypto assets, a move that marks the next level of evolution in the era of cryptocurrency.

New Find may Help Deter Vision Loss Among Diabetics

A new finding can help put off the disabling vision loss among patients with diabetes.

IPL's Biggest Rivalry to Kickoff 2018 Season

Making a return to the fray after serving a two-year suspension, two-time winners Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will raise the curtains on the 2018 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) when they lock horns with defending champions Mumbai Indians in the opening match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Saturday.

IPL’s Biggest Rivalry to Kickoff 2018 Season

Making a return to the fray after serving a two-year suspension, two-time winners Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will raise the curtains on the 2018 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) when they lock horns with defending champions Mumbai Indians in the opening match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Saturday.

Tamil Nadu Rewards Weightlifter Sivalingam

Chennai The government of Tamil Nadu announced a cash reward of Rs. 50 lakhs for weightlifter Satish Kumar Sivalingam for winning a gold medal at...

President Kovind Hails Weightlifter Sivalingam for CWG Heroics

President Ram Nath Kovind congratulated weightlifter Sathish Kumar Sivalingam for his gold-medal winning effort at the ongoing Gold Coast Commonwealth Games on Saturday.

Leander Paes Becomes Most Successful Davis Cup Player

Indian tennis ace Leander Paes became the most successful doubles player in the history of Davis Cup with his record 43rd win here on Saturday.

Security Ramped up at Hyderabad's Uppal Stadium for IPL 2018

About 2,500 police personnel will be deployed at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium at Uppal, Hyderabad for the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches to be held between April 9 and May 19.

Security Ramped up at Hyderabad’s Uppal Stadium for IPL 2018

About 2,500 police personnel will be deployed at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium at Uppal, Hyderabad for the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches to be held between April 9 and May 19.

Indian Hockey Team Held to Thriller 2-2 Draw by Pakistan at CWG 2018

The opening match of the Indian hockey team at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games turned into a thriller when Pakistan came back strong in the dying second of the game to hold a leading India at 2-2.

Sathish Sivalingam Bags India's Third Gold at CWG 2018

Indian weightlifter Sathish Kumar Sivalingam won gold in the men's 77 kg category on Day 3 of the Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.

Sathish Sivalingam Bags India’s Third Gold at CWG 2018

Indian weightlifter Sathish Kumar Sivalingam won gold in the men's 77 kg category on Day 3 of the Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.

India Outplay Mauritius to Enter Mixed-team Badminton Semis at CWG 2018

A dominant Indian badminton team continued their unbeaten streak at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games as they advanced into the semi-finals of the mixed-team event with a 3-0 win over Mauritius on Saturday.

Bond Hails Humble and Hard-working Bumrah

Ahead of the curtain raiser for the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) between holders Mumbai Indians (MI) and two time champions Chennai Super Kings at the Wankhede Stadium, MI bowling coach- Shane Bond, on Friday, lauded 24-year-old pacer Jasprit Bumrah's meteoric rise to the top of international bowling charts.

BSP Lashes out at Shah for Likening Opposition to Animals

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Saturday lashed out at Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah for likening opposition parties trying to join hands against the BJP to 'snakes', 'mongoose', 'dogs' and 'cats'.

SC Elevates Five as Jammu and Kashmir High Court Judges

The Supreme Court of India on Saturday cleared the names of five people -- four Advocates and one Judicial Officer -- for their appointment as Jammu and Kashmir High Court judges.

YSRCP Members Continue Indefinite Hunger Strike for Special Status

Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) members on Saturday continued with their indefinite hunger strike at Andhra Pradesh Bhawan in Delhi over their demand for special status for the state.

Rahul Attacks PM Modi Over 110 Fighter Aircraft Purchase Plan

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for what he called a re-tendering of an approximately USD 15 billion fighter jet deal.

Muzaffarnagar BSP President Held for Inciting Violence During Bharat Bandh

Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) district president of Muzaffarnagar Kamal Gautam has been arrested for allegedly inciting violence during Bharat Bandh called by various Dalit organisations against the alleged dilution of Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST) (Prevention of Atrocities) Act by the Supreme Court.

Another Dalit BJP MP Writes to PM Modi

A Dalit Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Uttar Pradesh's Nagina, Yashwant Singh, wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused the Central government of ignoring the Dalits of the country.

Pakistan's First School for Transgenders to Open on April 15

Walking on the path of social reform, Pakistan is to inaugurate country's first ever institute for educational and vocational training for transgender community.

Pakistan’s First School for Transgenders to Open on April 15

Walking on the path of social reform, Pakistan is to inaugurate country's first ever institute for educational and vocational training for transgender community.

Oli Meets President Kovind, Will Discuss India-Nepal Issues

Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who is on a three-day visit to India, met President Ram Nath Kovind here on Saturday.

Nepal PM Receives Ceremonial Reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan

Nepal's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who is on a three-day visit to India, was given a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan on Saturday.

Hong Kong Activists Call for Release of Political Prisoners

A Hong Kong-based non-profit organisation, along with pro-democracy groups and lawmakers, has demanded the release of the "political prisoners" from Beijing.

FB Users to Receive Notification Regarding Data Breach on April 9

The social networking site Facebook will soon take a damage control move in respect to the massive data leak by the UK based analytics firm Cambridge Analytica.

Arizona's Governor to Send 150 National Guards to US-Mexico Border

Governor of Arizona Doug Ducey announced his plans on Friday to send about 150 members of the state's National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border next week.

Arizona’s Governor to Send 150 National Guards to US-Mexico Border

Governor of Arizona Doug Ducey announced his plans on Friday to send about 150 members of the state's National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border next week.

Two new Languages Discovered by Hyderabad University Professor

A professor at the University of Hyderabad has discovered two new languages.

15-year-old Dies After Consuming Food at Madrasa in Telangana

A girl died on Friday after allegedly consuming food at Madrasa in Telangana's Nizamabad city.

Shimla Gets its First Grid-connected Solar Plant

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur recently inaugurated the first grid-connected solar power plant in Shimla having a capacity of 35 KW, installed on the rooftop of the Department of Environment, Science and Technology.

Salman's Bail may get Delayed as Judge Hearing his Plea Transferred

It seems like Bollywood actor Salman Khan will have to spend few more nights in jail as the District and Sessions Judge, who was scheduled to hear the actor's bail plea in blackbuck poaching case has been transferred by the Rajasthan High Court.

Salman’s Bail may get Delayed as Judge Hearing his Plea Transferred

It seems like Bollywood actor Salman Khan will have to spend few more nights in jail as the District and Sessions Judge, who was scheduled to hear the actor's bail plea in blackbuck poaching case has been transferred by the Rajasthan High Court.

Railway Introduces Dynamic Tamping Express Machines for Track Maintenance

The Indian Railway introduced latest integrated track maintenance technology by way of inducting three numbers of 09-3X Dynamic Tamping Express machines.

Nurse who Helped Deliver Salman Khan Visits Temple for his Release

The nurse, who helped deliver Salman Khan visited a temple in Indore and prayed for his release in blackbuck poaching case.

Man Awaits Ambulance While Carrying Mother's Oxygen Cylinders on Shoulder

A man was allegedly made to wait for an ambulance at Uttar Pradesh's Agra Medical College, while carrying oxygen cylinder attached to his ailing mother, on his shoulder.

Man Awaits Ambulance While Carrying Mother’s Oxygen Cylinders on Shoulder

A man was allegedly made to wait for an ambulance at Uttar Pradesh's Agra Medical College, while carrying oxygen cylinder attached to his ailing mother, on his shoulder.

Indrani Mukerjea Admitted in Mumbai Hospital

Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused in daughter Sheena Bora's murder and former head of INX media, was admitted to the JJ Hospital in Byculla late on Friday.

Handover Your Children for Terrorism, Reads Pamphlets Surfaced in Chhattisgarh

A pamphlet was dropped by unidentified persons at two separate houses in Chhattisgarh's Kunkuri town threatening to destroy the village if the families don't hand over their children to them for strengthening terrorism.

Delhi HC Issues Notice to Businessman Vakamulla Chandrasekhar in DA Case

The Delhi High Court has issued notice to Director of Tarini Group of Companies, Vakamulla Chandrasekhar over Enforcement Directorate (ED)'s plea against bail granted to him in connection with a disproportionate assets case involving former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh.

Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Miffed With Singhvi for Backing Mamata Government

West Bengal Congress unit president and MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhary threatens to complain to Congress president Rahul Gandhi against party leader and advocate Abhishek Singhvi for going against the party's interest in the state.

CBI Arrests Enforcement Officer for Accepting Bribe

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested an enforcement officer of Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Organisation for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs. 40,000 in Andhra Pradesh's Eluru city.