Nirav Modi's assets worth Rs 2,400cr may be sold
Modi is the second businessman after Vijay Mallya to be labelled as a fugitive economic offender under the Fugitive Economic Offenders Act.
Aberdeen in Andaman adjudged best police station in country
The ranking of police stations came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing the DGPs conference in 2015 in Kutch of Gujarat, had directed that parameters should be laid down for grading police stations and assessing their performance based on feedback, a home ministry statement said.
MP: Two men steal INSAS rifles from Army cantonment, cops on alert
The duo, posing as Army men, arrived at a check post in the early hours of Friday and asked the sentries on duty to call someone from inside the cantonment. After engaging the sentries in light chatter, the duo suddenly seized two INSAS assault rifles and 20 live cartridges from the check post and fled, Hoshangabad DSP M L Chhari said about the incident.
3.18 lakh children missing since 2014: Smriti Irani
In response to a question in the Lok Sabha, Irani presented the data according to which Madhya Pradesh was followed by West Bengal with 47,744 such children and Gujarat (43,658). The details of missing children were reported on web portals TrackChild and 'Khoya-Paya' which are used to track them.
States demand pending GST compensation
Finance ministers of Delhi, Punjab, Puducherry and MP, and representatives of Kerala, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and West Bengal met Nirmala Sitharaman and said the delay in GST compensation transfer has put them in an acute financial position. MP commercial tax minister Brajendra Singh Rathore said the Centre owes nearly Rs 3,000 crore to the state for August-November.
Delhi court grants bail to Ratul Puri in AgustaWestland money laundering case
The court recorded that the overseas-based accused in the case were yet to be served summons and that letters rogatory seeking evidence were sent to foreign countries as recently as November 21. It also recorded that the ED had filed charge sheets against other co-accused in the case without arresting them.
Improve quality of questions: Lok Sabha Speaker tells members
During the Question Hour, BJP member Guman Singh Damor asked about restoration of old temples in Ratlam in Madhya Pradesh. After the minister's response, Birla said the quality of questions should be improved and mentioned that if a member wants a tap in a local temple, it cannot be done by the central government.
Madhya Pradesh govt to legalise cannabis cultivation in state
Madhya Pradesh government has decided to legalise the cultivation of cannabis in the state for medical and industrial purpose. Madhya Prades...
TV star Mohena Kumari Singh does a #ReUp, shares 'Uber Cool' selfie with PM Modi from her reception
Kumari Singh's reception took place in New Delhi on October 28.
Godse row: MP Congress wants Pragya's Lok Sabha membership annulled
Thakur created a controversy on Wednesday with her remark in Lok Sabha during DMK member A Raja's narration of a statement by Nathuram Godse before a court on why he killed Mahatma Gandhi. Amid the row, the BJP on Thursday removed Thakur from the consultative committee on defence.
Madhya Pradesh: Four men posing as cops create fake police station in Gwalior to extort locals
An unusual incident has come to light from the Gwalior – Chambal region, where four men posed as police officials, extorted money from the l...
Indian Army successfully test-fires newly-acquired Spike anti-tank guided missile
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat witnessed newly-acquired Spike anti-tank guided missiles in function at Mhow, Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, Ar...
Centre okays construction of 3.31 lakh more houses under PMAY(U)
The Centre on Wednesday approved construction of nearly 3.31 lakh more houses, taking the total number of houses being funded under Pradhan Mantri Aawas Yojana (Urban) to 96.5 lakh.
Govt forms 5-member panel to select IIMC head
The I&B ministry has notified the selection committee recently. The selection committee will also have the I&B secretary Amit Khare and DG of Press Information Bureau, K.S. Dhatwalia. Ministry sources said they have already vetted a list of probable names to be passed on to the committee before the meeting. Dhatwalia is also presently in charge of IIMC.
Jyotiraditya Scindia removes Congress from his Twitter bio
In a major development Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia has removed the party's name from his Twitter bio. The new bio said only "public...
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