37 convicted in fodder scam case

Ranchi A special CBI court in Ranchi today convicted 37 people and acquitted five in one of the cases related to the fodder scam. The case (number RC 45A/96) related to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 34.91 crore from Dumka treasury during 1991-92 and 1995-96. This is 51st fodder scam case in which the Central Bureau … Continue reading 37 convicted in fodder scam case

Commonwealth Games: India’s mixed badminton team clinches maiden gold

Gold Coast India’s mixed badminton team put up a commanding show to clinch its maiden gold medal, defeating three-time defending champions Malaysia 3-1 in the final of the event at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Monday. Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal and the mixed doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa all won … Continue reading Commonwealth Games: India’s mixed badminton team clinches maiden gold

Dalit Strike in Kerala, stray incidents of violence reported

  Thiruvananthapuram There are reports of stray incidents of violence in the initial hours of the dawn-to-dusk hartal called by Dalit organizations in Kerala toda. Dalit organisations called the hartal in protest over the dilution of the Scheduled Castes and Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and demanding a judicial probe into the police firing on … Continue reading Dalit Strike in Kerala, stray incidents of violence reported

BJP Govt oppressing Dalits & Tribals: Rahul Gandhi

AMN / New Delhi Congress president Rahul Gandhi today alleged that BJP led NDA Government at the Centre was oppressing Dalits, Tribals and downtrodden sections of society. He said that his party would vehemently fight this ‘anti-Dalit’ and anti-poor’ mindset of the Governemt and ‘will defeat them in 2019. Talking to media persosns after a … Continue reading BJP Govt oppressing Dalits & Tribals: Rahul Gandhi

CWG 2018: Pradeep Singh bags silver in men’s weightlifting

  Gold Coast India’s Pradeep Singh bagged silver in men’s 105 kg weightlifting in the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games on day 5 here on Monday. This is India’s third silver and 13th medal overall. Pardeep lifted 152 kg in snatch and 200 kg in clean and jerk to register a total of 352 kg clinching … Continue reading CWG 2018: Pradeep Singh bags silver in men’s weightlifting

CWG 2018 : Jitu Rai wins Gold in men’s 10m air pistol, Mitharval wins Bronze

Gold Coast Indian Shooter Jitu Rai on Monday won Gold in men’s 10m air pistol event in Commonwealth games at Belmont Shooting Centre on Day Five of the Gold Coast CWG. World Championship Silver Medallist Rai shot 235.1 to comfortably finish top of the podium. His younger teammate Om Mitharval also won Bronze in the … Continue reading CWG 2018 : Jitu Rai wins Gold in men’s 10m air pistol, Mitharval wins Bronze

WB Panchayat elections: SC refuses to interfere in poll process

Our Correspondent / New Delhi The Supreme Court today refused to interfere in the BJP’s petition which alleged that violent Trinamool Congress workers in West Bengal were preventing its candidates from filing nominations papers for the state Panchayat elections slated for next month. The top court, however, asked the state BJP to approach the state … Continue reading WB Panchayat elections: SC refuses to interfere in poll process