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By Kushal Jeena The outcome of by-elections to two assembly constituencies taking place this weekend in Madhya Pradesh is all set to determine which way the general mood is going to swing in the elections to the state assembly by yearend. The result of by-polls would decide the fate of Jyotiraditya Scindia as Congress chief … Continue reading By-polls to determine public mood for forthcoming assembly elections in MP
AMN / NEW DELHI Amnesty International has said that Indian authorities were using laws to stifle freedom of expression. The annual report released on Thursday here also raised issues like lynchings, threat to journalists and killing of Gauri Lankesh, a journalist who was shot dead outside her residence in Bengaluru last year. Amnesty International said: … Continue reading Authorities using laws to stifle freedom of expression in India: Amnesty
New Delhi Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau paid a visit to the Jama Masjid in the walled city here on Thursday. Mr Trudeau, who is on a week-long official visit, along with his wife and three children visited the historic mosque in Old Delhi. Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan also accompanied Mr Trudeau. … Continue reading Canadian PM visits Jama Masjid
AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi has exuded confidence that within next few months a respectable solution to the Naga political problem will be arrived at. Addressing an election rally for BJP-NDPP alliance at Tuensang in eastern Nagaland, Mr. Modi said his government is working sincerely to bring a solution to the Naga political problem. Prime … Continue reading Nagaland: PM slams those indulging in vote bank politics
Ahmedabad A special CBI court in Ahmedabad today discharged former Gujarat in-charge Director General of Police P P Pandey in the 2004 alleged fake encounter of Ishrat Jahan and three others, in which he was an accused. Special CBI court judge J K Pandya allowed Pandey’s discharge application on the ground that there was … Continue reading CBI court discharges ex DGP Pandey in Ishrat Jahan case
AMN / Ramanathapuram Tamil Cinema icon Kamal Hassan Wednesday launched his new political party, Makkal Neethi Maiyam (Centre for People’s Justice). Hasan began his political sojourn from late President Dr.Abdul Kalaam’s house at Ramanathapuramng. The 63-year-old award-winning actor has previously stated that his purpose of entering politics is to change the “status quo” in Tamil … Continue reading Kamal Hassan launches political party “Makkal Needhi Maiam’’
New Delhi INDIAN RAILWAYS is planning to build Ayodhya station on the model of a temple to connect people to Lord Ram’s birthplace. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today said that there was nothing objectionable if its design was the one conceptualised by the VHP for the Ram Janmabhoomi temple. Responding to a question on reports … Continue reading Ayodhya railway station to be built on temple model: Goyal
New Delhi Rebel JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav on Tuesday demanded a SIT under a Supreme Court judge to probe the multi crore Nirav Modi-PNB Scam. Talking to a TV channel, he alleged that a scam as huge as this cannot take place without government’s knowledge. Mr Yadav on Monday alleged that the Government has helped … Continue reading Sharad Yadav demands SIT probe under SC judge on PNB scam
AMN The CBI has arrested a General Manager-rank officer of the Punjab National Bank posted at the bank’s head office here in connection with the alleged Rs 11,400-crore fraud involving billionaire jewellers Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi, officials said. Rajesh Jindal, who was the head of the Brady House, Mumbai, branch of the … Continue reading CBI arrests PNB’s GM-rank officer in fraud case
Also arrests Vipul Ambani & 4 senior executives of Nirav Modi’s Firestar International in PNB fraud case AMN The Central Bureau of Investigation, CBI, has arrested Vipul Ambani and four other senior executives of Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi’s companies in Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud case. On Monday, the agency had questioned … Continue reading CBI arrests Rotomac pen promoter Vikram Kothari
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