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Apr 13, 2022 06:21 PM IST
CBI takes over 5 cases against ex-Mumbai top cop Parambir Singh from Maharashtra Police
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday took over five cases against former Mumbai Police commissioner Parambir Singh from Maharashtra Police.
In March, the Supreme Court had transferred the probe against Singh to the CBI.
Apr 13, 2022 05:44 PM IST
K’taka contractor death: Youth Cong states protest outside Amit Shah’s residence
Delhi | Indian Youth Congress staged a protest outside Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s residence against Karnataka BJP Minister KS Eshwarappa over his alleged involvement in the death case of Contractor Santosh Patil. pic.twitter.com/GJ4K7AUw9Z
— ANI (@ANI) April 13, 2022
Workers of the Youth Congress on Wednesday staged a protest outside Union home minister Amit Shah’s residence against Karnataka panchayat raj minister KS Eshwarappa’s alleged involvement in the suicide of contractor Santosh Patil.
Earlier in the day, the Udupi Police booked Eshwarappa for abetting the suicide of Patil.
Apr 13, 2022 05:11 PM IST
Modi to interact with rescue teams of Deoghar ropeway accident today
At 8pm today, PM @narendramodi will interact with personnel of IAF, Indian Army, NDRF, ITBP, local administration and civil society who were involved with rescue operations at Deoghar.
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 13, 2022
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Wednesday interact with personnel of the air force, the army, NDRF, ITBP, local administration and civil society who were involved with rescue operations at Deoghar ropeway accident in Jharkhand, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) tweeted.
At least three people died and 63 others were rescued after the 766-metre cableway connecting to a pilgrimage site on Trikut hills developed a snag on Sunday, leading to a collision between two cars.
Apr 13, 2022 04:49 PM IST
In Silver Oak riot case, lawyer sent to judicial custody till April 26
The Girgaum metropolitan magistrate court on Wednesday sent advocate Gunratan Sadavarte to judicial custody till April 26. Sadavarte was arrested for allegedly instigating employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) to riot outside Silver Oak, the Malabar Hill residence of NCP chief Sharad Pawar last week.
Apr 13, 2022 04:28 PM IST
Karauli violence: BJP MP Tejasvi Surya, other party leaders detained after being stopped from visiting affected areas
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Tejasvi Surya and other party leaders were detained on Wednesday after they were stopped from visiting the affected areas in violence-hit Karauli in Rajasthan.
Apr 13, 2022 03:43 PM IST
One more held in connection with protest outside Sharad Pawar’s house
The Mumbai Police have arrested one more person in connection with the protest outside NCP chief Sharad Pawar’s house last week, an official told news agency PTI on Wednesday. With this, the total number of arrests have climbed to 115.
Apr 13, 2022 03:32 PM IST
K’taka contractor death: Will not resign as minister, says KS Eshwarappa
The death note is false propaganda (on contractor Santosh Patil who accused Eshwarappa of corruption found dead in a lodge in Udupi). I have informed CM Bommai and the party president that there is no question of me resigning as a minister: Karnataka Minister KS Eshwarappa pic.twitter.com/MYEkKTKWyi
— ANI (@ANI) April 13, 2022
Karnataka rural development and panchayat raj minister KS Eshwarappa, who has been booked by the Udupi police for abetting the suicide of contractor Santosh Patil, said on Wednesday that he will not step down from the post.
Apr 13, 2022 03:09 PM IST
ED attaches 8 properties belonging to Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday attached eight properties belonging to Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002.
Malik, the 62-year-old senior leader of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) is presently in judicial custody. He was arrested on February 23 by the ED in connection with a money laundering case against fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim and some of his close aides.
Apr 13, 2022 02:46 PM IST
AIMIM’s Akbaruddin Owaisi acquitted in 2012 hate speech case
Akbaruddin Owaisi, the AIMIM leader, was acquitted in 2012 hate speech case by a special sessions court in Hyderabad on Wednesday. The court said that the the prosecution failed to produce proper evidences for the same.
The court also directed Akbaruddin Owaisi not to make any controversial speeches in future, keeping the national integrity in view.
Apr 13, 2022 02:02 PM IST
BJP delegation protests after not being allowed to visit violence-hit Karauli district
Rajasthan | BJP delegation breaks into sloganeering & protest against CM Ashok Gehlot & his government after not being allowed to visit violence-hit Karauli District pic.twitter.com/PKJqPYkPzj
— ANI MP/CG/Rajasthan (@ANI_MP_CG_RJ) April 13, 2022
BJP delegation-led by party MP Tejasvi Surya breaks into sloganeering and protest against CM Ashok Gehlot after not being allowed to visit violence-hit Karauli district.
Apr 13, 2022 01:30 PM IST
Kirit Somaiya gets pre-arrest bail over alleged misappropriation of funds to preserve INS Vikrant
BJP’s Kirit Somaiya gets pre-arrest bail in case over alleged misappropriation of funds to preserve INS Vikrant.
Apr 13, 2022 01:23 PM IST
SC issues notice to Karnataka, Tamil Nadu
SC issues notice to Karnataka, Tamil Nadu on a plea seeking either quashing or transfer of second FIR from Bangalore to Madurai, in connection with threatening of judges of Karnataka High Court who pronounced hijab verdict (ANI)
Apr 13, 2022 12:19 PM IST
SC directs Uttarakhand govt to submit report in hate speech case
Uttarakhand hate speech case: Supreme Court asks state government to file status report over speeches made at Dharam Sansad, news agency ANI reports.
Apr 13, 2022 12:11 PM IST
SC agrees to list for hearing Nawab Malik’s plea
SC agrees to list for hearing a plea of Maharashtra minister & NCP leader Nawab Malik filed against an order of Bombay High Court which had rejected his interim application seeking immediate release in a case of money laundering being investigated by the Enforcement Directorate.
Apr 13, 2022 11:20 AM IST
JP Nadda forms 5-member committee to look into Nadia gang rape case
BJP chief JP Nadda forms a 5-member facts-finding committee to visit the place of rape and murder of a minor girl at Hanskhali, Nadia in West Bengal. The committee will submit its report at the earliest, as per the order.
Apr 13, 2022 11:18 AM IST
NCP leader Dhananjay Munde admitted to hospital after suffering minor heart attack
Maharashtra’s social justice minister and NCP leader Dhananjay Munde admitted to Breach Candy hospital in Mumbai after he suffered a minor heart attack.
Apr 13, 2022 10:56 AM IST
Sri Lanka PM ready to hold discussion with protestors, reports ANI
Sri Lanka Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has stated that he is ready for a discussion with protestors of galle face who are protesting for five days against the govt: Sri Lanka PM office to ANI.
Apr 13, 2022 10:25 AM IST
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reached Honolulu in Hawaii
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reached Honolulu in Hawaii for a visit to the Headquarters of US Indo-Pacific Command
“I shall also be visiting the HQs of US Army Pacific &Pacific Air Forces, during my brief stay in Hawaii,” he tweets
(Source: Defence Minister’s Twitter handle) pic.twitter.com/76ubMJRIsc
— ANI (@ANI) April 13, 2022
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reached Honolulu in Hawaii for a visit to the Headquarters of US Indo-Pacific Command.
Apr 13, 2022 09:59 AM IST
Congress delegation demands sacking KS Eshwarappa over contractor Santosh Patil’s death
Congress delegation including DK Shivakumar and former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah submits a letter to Karnataka Governor Thawar Chand Gehlot demanding sacking of state minister KS Eshwarappa over contractor Santosh Patil’s death.
Apr 13, 2022 09:22 AM IST
Sensex rises over 250 points in opening session, Nifty over 92 points
Sensex rises over 250 points in opening session; Nifty advances 92 points.
Apr 13, 2022 09:14 AM IST
India records over 1,000 fresh Covid-19 cases after two days
India records over 1,000 fresh Covid cases after two days with 1,088 new infections, 26 deaths.
Apr 13, 2022 08:28 AM IST
DGCA restricts 90 SpiceJet pilots to fly MAX aircraft until trained well
90 pilots have been restrained from flying the Boeing 737 MAX. They will have to undergo training again to the satisfaction of DGCA.
Apr 13, 2022 07:33 AM IST
Embassy of India in China issues notice
Consulate General of India, Shanghai, to remain inaccessible and not be in a position to provide consular services in person, in view of the #COVID19 lockdown in Shanghai: Embassy of India, Beijing, China pic.twitter.com/kXvp1AjmyH
— ANI (@ANI) April 13, 2022
Consulate General of India, Shanghai, to remain inaccessible and not be in a position to provide consular services in person, in view of the Covid-19 lockdown in Shanghai: Embassy of India, Beijing, China
Apr 13, 2022 07:32 AM IST
‘Deep people-to-people ties are central link….’: Antony Blinken
US Dept of State Secy Antony Blinken tweeted about his interaction at Howard University with EAM Dr. S Jaishankar & Asst Secy, Educational & Cultural Affairs, Lee Satterfield. He said, “These deep people-to-people ties are central to the strong link between our nations.”
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SC calls diversion of disaster funds by Andhra ‘serious’, seeks response by Apr 28
The order was passed in an application moved by former state legislator Palla Srinivasa Rao, belonging to the Telugu Desam Party (TDP). As the Supreme Court is considering the issue of Covid ex-gratia payment of ₹50,000 to be made out of the SDRF accounts of each state, Rao brought this issue to the notice of the Court as it amounted to diversion of the money meant for Covid-19 relief.
Published on Apr 13, 2022 06:15 PM IST
Tejasvi Surya, others stopped from visiting violence-hit Karauli in Rajasthan
- On April 2, a massive violence broke out in Rajasthan’s Karauli district after some miscreants pelted stones at a rally taken out to celebrate the Hindu New Year.
Updated on Apr 13, 2022 04:24 PM IST
Written by Manjiri Sachin Chitre | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar
Bombay HC grants interim protection from arrest to BJP leader Kirit Somaiya
The bench granted interim relief to the former MP, noting that the money was allegedly collected in 2013, but the FIR was registered last week – after about nine years and the complaint was vague and there was no material on record to indicate on what basis the complainant arrived at the figure of ₹57 crore.
Published on Apr 13, 2022 04:17 PM IST
‘People think we are tukde tukde but…’: JNU VC on Ram Navami clash
JNU VC Santishree Dhulipudi Pandit said after she took the charge as the vice-chancellor, she has never seen anybody talk about ‘tukde tukde’.
Published on Apr 13, 2022 03:25 PM IST
After fresh clashes in Odisha town, internet suspension extended till tomorrow
On Monday, clashes between two communities began in Joda town when 4-5 Bajarang Dal activists led by the Joda block president of Bajrang Dal was passing through Baneikela Market. Some members of a minority community allegedly obstructed them and tore their flag.
Published on Apr 13, 2022 03:16 PM IST
After suspected cyber-attack, OIL says production and drilling unaffected
On Sunday afternoon, some employees who were working noticed that some computers experienced outages. The IT team, which was informed immediately, detected that it was a malware attack and got those affected computers out from the local area network (LAN).
Published on Apr 13, 2022 02:03 PM IST
UP cop refuses comment on Gorakhnath Temple attack accused’s mental health
The Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) of Uttar Pradesh had taken Murtaza to the hospital for his medical examination.
Published on Apr 13, 2022 02:02 PM IST