Dhanbad judge death case: CBI court sentences two convicts to life imprisonment

Dhanbad (Jharkhand) [India], August 6 (ANI): A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court of Dhanbad, on Saturday, sentenced two convicts in a case related to the killing of a Dhanbad judge to rigorous life imprisonment till death.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 18:32 IST

Viral video shows constable beaten by mob inside police station

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): A police personnel was allegedly beaten by some people at a police station in Delhi. A viral video shows that a mob of 10-12 men surrounded police personnel and beat him up. While a lot of onlookers can be seen shooting pictures and videos on their phones.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 18:24 IST

War of words on Delhi excise policy continues as Delhi Dy CM Sisodia seeks CBI probe against former LG Baijal

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): The tussle between the Centre and Delhi government over the Delhi excise policy row continued to brew as Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday demanded a CBI probe against former Lieutenant Governor (LG) Anil Baijal alleging his decisions had caused a loss to the exchequer.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 18:22 IST

In his tenure as vice prez, Naidu took keen interest in standing committees, promoted Indian languages

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): During his ternure as the Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu took a keen interest in the functioning of department related standing committees of the Rajya Sabha and also reviewed their functioning.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 18:05 IST

Vice Presidential election polling concludes; PM Modi, Manmohan Singh, MPs cast vote

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi were among prominent political leaders who cast their vote on Saturday in the vice-presidential election.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 17:44 IST

Delhi court grants bail to Poonam Jain, wife of Satyender Jain in money laundering case

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): A Delhi Court on Saturday granted Interim bail to Poonam Jain, wife of Satyender Jain in a money laundering case.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 17:43 IST

CBI arrests son of industrialist Mahimananda Mishra, builder in Paradip Port Trust bribery case

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday arrested Charchit Mishra, son of leading Odisha industrialist Mahimananda Mishra and MD of Stevedores Limited.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 17:30 IST

CAT achieves disposal rate of 91 pc from 2015 to 2019: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Union minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday said the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) achieved a disposal rate of around 91 per cent in three years from 2015 to 2019 and there continues to be a steady rise in the disposal of cases.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 17:02 IST

Centre launches smart prepaid metering App, integrated ratings of DISCOMs

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): The central government on Friday launched a smart prepaid metering mobile App and Consumer Services Index of DISCOMs (power distribution companies). The Centre also launched the 10th Integrated Ratings of DISCOMs.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 16:58 IST

After Shah's attack, Adhir Ranjan charges BJP of using "its only weapon Ram" to divert attention

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): A day after Union Home Minister Amit Shah linked the protest by Congress leaders in the national capital to the Ayodhya Diwas, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Saturday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party was "resorting to their only weapon Ram" to "divert" the attention of the people from the real issues.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 16:53 IST

Def Min allows changes in Navy's $7 billion submarine tender, no change in capability requirements

New Delhi (India), August 6 (ANI) Clearing roadblocks for taking forward the $7 billion deal for building six new submarines for the Indian Navy, Defence Ministry has given approval for amendments in the ongoing tender which would allow the project to move forward.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 16:23 IST

Jaishankar remembers former EAM Sushma Swaraj on her death anniversary

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): On the third death anniversary of former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, her successor S Jaishankar on Saturday fondly remembered the late BJP leader.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 16:10 IST

Delhi: 4 arrested for sexual assault of spa employee

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Delhi Police arrested four people after an employee of a spa-cum-massage centre in Delhi's Pitampura alleged she was molested and sexually assaulted by its manager and a client.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 16:05 IST

CM Dhami meets Ashwini Vaishnav, seeks operation of Jan Shatabdi rail service between Tanakpur-Dehradun

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Saturday paid a courtesy call on Ashwini Vaishnav, Union Minister for Railways, Communications, Electronics and Information Technology on Saturday.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 15:47 IST

Indian Army to establish 5G network along border to improve delivery of high-speed data

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Aiming to improve communication and high-speed data network to support operational requirements of field formations, the Indian Army is looking to establish 5G network along borders.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 15:40 IST

National Herald Case: Nothing to indicate that Motilal Vora handled financial decisions, say ED sources

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Sources of Enforcement Directorate on Saturday said that neither Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi, party MP Rahul Gandhi nor other Congress leaders who were questioned in the National Herald case submitted any documents to substantiate the claims that financial decisions were taken by the party's former treasurer Motilal Vora.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 15:33 IST

Bihar: Fire in boat at Rampur Diyara ghat kills 5 labourers

Patna (Bihar) [India], August 6 (ANI): Five labourers were killed after a fire broke out in their boat at Rampur Diyara ghat in Patna.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 15:32 IST

Manish Sisodia writes to CBI, seeks probe into ex-LG's change of stance on opening of liquor shops

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): The tussle between the Centre and Delhi government over the Delhi excise policy row continued to brew as Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday demanded a CBI probe against former Lieutenant Governor (LG) Anil Baijal alleging his decisions had caused a loss to the exchequer.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 15:27 IST

UP begins online registration of cow shelters, 582 gaushalas registered

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 6 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Government has started online registration of cow shelters (gaushalas) and so far 582 Gaushalas have been registered in the state, informed the UP Animal Husbandry Department.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 15:23 IST

Centre increases strength of Madhya Pradesh's IAS cadre posts to 459

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): The Central government has increased the strength of the Madhya Pradesh Indian Administrative Service (IAS) Cadre to 459 from 439-- an enhancement of 20 more posts compared to the previous authorised strength.

Updated: Aug 06, 2022 15:13 IST