Indian Subcontinent Legal

ED files charge sheet against Lalu family

The Enforcement Directorate on Friday filed its first charge sheet against RJD chief Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi and others in connection with the IRCTC hotels allotment money laundering case, officials said. The agency has also named Prasad’s son and former Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, his party colleague PC Gupta and his Read More…

Asia Business National World

UAE says it didn’t disclose quantum of kerala flood funding

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday said that it has not finalised any specific amount of monetary assistance for flood-ravaged Kerala. The clarification comes amid a raging controversy over the Centre rejecting foreign aid for the southern state, where over 350 people were killed and multitudes displaced due to heavy rains. UAE ambassador Ahmed Read More…

Legal National Supreme Court

Mullaiperiyar dam to be maintained at 139 feet till August 31 2018 : SC

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud considered the Centre’s submission that the sub-committee of the Mullaiperiyar dam had met on August 23 and directed the Tamil Nadu government to ensure that the water level is maintained at 139 feet until 31st august 2018 , which Read More…

North India Social Women

Uttar Pradesh Minor 15 yr old girl Gangraped commits suicide after cops withdrew case

A resident of Musajhaag area of Badayun, a 15 year old minor  teenager was abducted by three local youth on Monday. They took her to a secluded primary school and took turns to rape her through out the night. The girl managed to escape somehow on Tuesday morning and informed her parents about the incident. Read More…

Environment Indian Subcontinent Social

ADMK again stick stickers on relief materials

Social activists at large criticised the state government for exploiting the flood situation to garner publicity.  Social activists  who is coordinating relief materials to Kerala, said that what  happened in 2015 when AIADMK men intercepted relief materials that were sent to Chennai from other parts of the state and pasted the stickers of Jayalalithaa is Read More…

Indian Subcontinent North India Women

Rahul Gandhi questions Modi over unnao witness death

It should be noted that social media  had earlier reported Unnao witness death and how Yunus, a CBI key eyewitness, was buried hurriedly without getting his post-mortem done. The investigating agency had made Yunus its main witness in the brutal thrashing of victim’s father by BJP MLA’s brother Atul Singh Sengar and four others, which Read More…

Indian Subcontinent South India

Kerala government upset with centre move to stop International aids

The central government has not accepted the offer of $100 million (Rs 7 billion) made by the crown prince of Abu Dhabi for relief and rehabilitation work in Kerala. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan had telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and made the offer of assistance, the Chief Minister had said earlier. The UAE Read More…

Business Indian Subcontinent Legal

Ambani jumps to fight congress over raffle 41000 crores scam charges

Anil Ambani-led Reliance group on Wednesday filed defamation suits against several Congress leaders, who levelled allegations against the company in connection with the controversial defence deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France in a government-to-government contract. The controversy surfaces at a time when the Defence Ministry plans to buy 110 more additional fighter Read More…