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Rabri Devi and Tejashwi Yadav granted bail in IRCTC Scam case

RJD President Lalu Prasad Yadav’s wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi Yadav was granted bail on Friday by Delhi court in an IRCTC scam case on a personal bond and surety amount of Rs 1 lakh each. Earlier, the court had summoned and asked the Lalu family and other accused to appear today in the […]

No SC/ST reservation in other migrating states: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Thursday held that no reservation can be claimed by a member of a Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe in other migrating states if the respective caste is not notified there. A five-judge constitution bench of justices N.V Ramana, R. Banumathi, M. Shantanagoudar, and S.A Nazeer headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi said that a […]

“Less than 6 hours left”, Rahul Gandhi reminds Arun Jaitley over Rafale deal

Congress President Rahul Gandhi reminded deadline to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over Rafale deal to order a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe is inching closer. Rahul in a tweet said,“Dear Mr Jaitley, Less than 6 hrs left for your deadline on the #Rafale JPC to run out. Young India is waiting. I hope you’re busy […]

Lalu Prasad Yadav surrenders in Fodder Scam Case

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) president and fodder scam case convict Lalu Prasad Yadav surrenders before CBI court in Ranchi on Thursday upon his expiry of his provisional bail for the fodder scam case. After being sent to jail in December last year following conviction in fodder scam cases, Prasad spent a considerable time at the […]

Centre asks States to ban import and sales of e-cigarettes

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday called a ban on the sale and import of electronic cigarettes and heat-not-burn tobacco devices that companies like Philip Morris International Inc were planning to launch in the country. The country has stringent laws to deter tobacco use, which the government says kills more than 900,000 people […]

Imran Khan Government prepares draft to resolve Kashmir issue

Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government is preparing proposal to resolve Kashmir issues with India. Pakistan Minsiter for Human Rights Shireen Mazari said that the proposal is ready for resolution of the Kashmir dispute. Khan Government appointed Dr. Shireen Mehrunissa Mazari as the first minister in the Ministry of Human Rights on August 20. Mazari described […]

Delhi breathes cleaner air this year than in 2016-17

The air pollution in the national capital has improved suggests Central Pollution Control Board’s report. The reports reveal that Delhi’s air quality has improved in 2018 compared to its quality in 2016 and 2017. CPCB recorded an improvement in PM2.5 and PM10 concentrations this year except for two high pollution periods in January and June. […]

RSS to invite Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for event next month

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is set to organize a three-day lecture series, “Future of Bharat: An RSS Perspective” from September 17-19 at Vigyan Bhawan. People from various ideologies including Congress will be invited for the event. Reports are doing rounds for Rahul’s invitation days after Congress President compared the RSS with the Muslim Brotherhood of […]

Two held guilty in Godhra Train Carnage case

A special trial court on Monday sentenced life imprisonment to two, Farukh Bhana and Imran alias Sheru Batik, while three were acquitted – Hussain Suleman Mohan, Kasam Bhamedi, and Faruk Dhantiya, for Sabarmati Express train burning train case at Godhra Railway Station in 2002. 59 ‘Karsevaks’ (someone who offers services for free to a religious […]

Spicejet successfully conducts bio-fuel powered flight between Dehradun and Delhi

India on Monday joined the small League of Nations with US and Australia by successfully operating bio-fuel powered Spice Jet flight between Dehradun and Delhi. A 72-seater SpiceJet aircraft took off from Dehradun to Delhi on Monday morning. This was first of its experiment in Airline industry in India. While nations like Canada, Australia, and […]