Former Punjab CM Beant Singh Murder case: Life imprisonment for Jagtar Singh

Former Punjab CM Beant Singh Murder case: Jagtar Singh Tara convicted for killing former CM Beant Singh. The court has passed the order for life imprisonment for Jagtar Singh Tara said lawyer of Jagtar Singh

CBI Court Dumka fodder case Lalu Prasad Yadav CBI Court defers verdict in Dumka fodder case

The Special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in Ranchi on Saturday deferred verdict in Dumka treasury case, involving former Bihar Chief Minister and RJD Chief Lalu Prasad, to March 19.The court was set to pronounce the judgment in this fourth fodder scam today.Lalu is already serving jail term of 13.5 years in three fodder cases and is lodged in  Birsa Munda jail

Phoolka favours autonomy for AAP Punjab unit, not a split

Phoolka favours autonomy for AAP Punjab unit, not a split. Senior AAP leader H S Phoolka today asked party legislators in Punjab to seek “autonomy” for the state unit rather than forming a separate party “in the best interest” of the state, a day after majority of AAP MLAs contemplated a split. Giving his views

Vijay Mallya UK Court Vijay Mallya appears before UK Court in extradition case

 Embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya was produced before London’s Westminster Magistrates Court for hearing in connection with extradition case against him, on Friday. Mallya is facing a trail in a UK Court, to rule if he can be extradited to India to face charges for financial irregularities involving a total amount of Rs 9,000 crores, as well as money laundering cases. Earlier

Militants attack Jammu and Kashmir Police officer in Shopian district

Militants attack Jammu and Kashmir Police officer in Shopian district. A group of militants on Saturday attacked a senior Jammu and Kashmir Police officer in Shopian district when he was traveling in a bullet-proof vehicle. “Militants attacked and fired upon Superintendent of Police Sriram Ambarkar in Hajipora. They fired indiscriminately targeting his vehicle. However, no

PTI women activist Ayesha Gulalai
PTI women activists throw eggs, tomatoes at Ayesha Gulalai

 Incidents of attacking political leaders in Pakistan have been on the rise this month. Following the shoe throwing incident on former prime minister Nawaz Sharif during his visit to Jamia Naeemia seminary in Garhi Shahu on March 11. The ink-throwing incident on Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif during a Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) convention and another shoe throwing episode on

Farm income to double by 2022: Narendra Modi

Farm income to double by 2022: Narendra Modi . Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government’s initiatives aimed at creating awareness about latest technological developments in agriculture will double farm income by 2022. Modi, who will later address an agriculture fair ‘Krishi Unnati Mela’ at Pusa campus here, tweeted that its theme is

Ryan murder case: CBI summons 3 Gurugram Police officials

Ryan murder case: CBI summons 3 Gurugram Police officials. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday summoned three Gurugram Police officials in connection with the Ryan International School murder case. The three officials were part of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) that was formed for questioning. Pradyuman, a student of Ryan International School was

Punjab CM Beant Singh Jagat Tara convicted
Jagat Tara convicted of killing former Punjab CM

A court held Jagat Singh Tara guilty of assassinating the former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh in a bomb explosion that left 17 persons dead previous day. The court has fixed Saturday to pronounce the quantum of sentence in the case. Beant Singh was on August 31, 1995, killed in an explosion outside Punjab and Haryana Secretariat.  Punjab Police official Dilawar Singh acted as a

PNB Fraud
PNB fraud: 107 companies, 7 LLPs under scanner

PNB fraud: 107 companies, 7 LLPs under scanner. As many as 107 companies and seven limited liability partnerships (LLPs) are under the scanner following the billion dollar scam unearthed by Punjab National Bank (PNB). Furthermore, investigation of the select companies, as per the provisions of Section 212(1)(c) of the Companies Act, 2013 and Section 43(3)(c)(i)

Singer Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking case, gets bail

Singer Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking case, gets bail. Singer Daler Mehndi was sentenced to two years of imprisonment, on Friday, in connection with a 2003 human trafficking case, and was later granted a bail. In the proceedings conducted at the Patiala Court in Punjab, the singer was found guilty and was sentenced. However,

Kejriwal’s apology fallout: LIP to break alliance?

Kejriwal’s apology fallout: LIP to break alliance?. Criticizing Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) head Arvind Kejriwal for issuing an apology to former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia for his “drug trade” remarks, Lok Insaf Party (LIP) member and MLA Simarjit Singh Bains said his party will now reckon over snapping alliance with AAP in Punjab. “He

Bhagwant Mann quits as AAP's Punjab chief
Bhagwant Mann quits as AAP’s Punjab chief

Bhagwant Mann resigns as the Aam Adami Party President, Punjab Unit on Friday morning. He posted about his resignation on the social media, which went viral like fire in the Punjab and New Delhi. Bhagwant Mann resigned following the Arvind Kejriwal’s apology to Bikram Singh Majithia previous evening. After Arvind Kejriwal apology to Majithia, reactions over

Kejriwal apologises to Majithia over drugs charge; Truth prevails, says SAD leader
Kejriwal apologises to Majithia over drugs charge; Truth prevails, says SAD leader

Chandigarh: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has tendered an apology for levelling charges of involvement in drugs trade against Shiromani Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia following which the latter has decided to withdraw the court case against him. Disclosing this today, Majithia claimed he was grateful that truth had won and Kejriwal had realized his

Fans posthumous Nobel Prize Stephen Hawking
Fans demand posthumous Nobel Prize for Stephen Hawking

Fans have taken to Twitter to demand posthumous Nobel Prize for the Theoretical physicist, Stephen Hawking, who died peacefully on Wednesday, March 14. After the news of Hawking’s death broke the internet, a fan shared a picture of the scientist and wrote, “R.I.P. Stephen Hawking. #StephenHawking. Posthumous Nobel. It’s time”.One fan tweeted, “Could not be more

Missing JNU student found
‘Missing’ JNU student found

Missing JNU student found: The Jawaharlal Nehru University student who reportedly went missing from the varsity has been found, said police. The 26-year-old PhD scholar went missing from the campus four days ago.A resident of Shipra Hostel, Pooja Kasna was reportedly found in Lucknow. Kasana, hails from Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh and is pursuing an

Amritsar Save Girl Child Awareness Rally
Awareness rally on ‘save girl child’ held in Amritsar

Amritsar Save Girl Child Awareness Rally: In an endeavour to improve sex ratio in the state of Punjab, the District Administration of Amritsar organised “Beti bachao, Beti padhao” rally. Over 200 girls participated in the rally. The participants raised slogans like ‘save the girl child’ and displayed placards.The rally commenced from BBK DAV College and

Dhinakaran launches party
Dhinakaran launches party: Amma Makkal Munetra Kazhagam

Dhinakaran launches party: Rebel AIADMK leader, TTV Dhinakaran launched his political party on Thursday. His new party will be called – ‘Amma Makkal Munetra Kazhagam’.At the party launch here, Dhinakaran also displayed the party flag that bore the image of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa, and said, “We will win all upcoming elections from now

KEM Hospital building collapse
Portion of KEM Hospital building collapse, 2 patients injured

KEM Hospital building collapse: At least two patients were injured after a portion of Mumbai’s KEM Hospital building fell down.The incident, which took place on Wednesday in the Dialysis Department of the hospital, created chaos among the patients.Later the hospital administration shifted the patients to other section of the building and started the repairing work.

PNB Fraud
PNB detect another fraud case

The Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Thursday has detected another fraud case at a Mumbai branch, which is at the center of around Rs 9.9 crore fraud, according to a complaint with the police.The new development unfolds after the PNB had detected a 1.77 billion US dollar fraud, wherein noted jewellery designer Nirav Modi had acquired multiple letters of undertaking to avail overseas credit from