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The Enforcement Directorate (ED) said it filed the money laundering case against the company and its directors on the basis of a CBI FIR.
The comments were made at the two-day conference in Sochi that has participation at the level of Chief Justice and Judges of Supreme Court from the member countries of SCO.
Modi is likely to have discussed the reforms road map for every department with a view to making it easier to do business in the country and boost economy.
The cheque of $15 million grant was handed over by India’s envoy to Niger to the country’s deputy foreign minister on Monday.
The Congress is again set to lose the position of Leader of Opposition post in the lower house as it falls two seats short.
Special judge Dinesh Chandra also imposed a fine of Rs 2.4 lakh on each of the convicts, public prosecutor Gulab Chandra Agrahari told reporters.
Drawing flak after the loss to India, Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed has warned his teammates of further backlash at home if they fail to lift their game in the remaining matches of the ongoing World Cup. Pakistani cricketers are facing criticism from both fans and former players after the 89-run defeat to India in the marquee World Cup clash on Sunday.
Numerous Ponzi schemes in Karnataka have duped people of their money, but the I Monetary Advisory (IMA) Group scam has done irreparable damage to middle-class investors while simultaneously eroding public trust in Muslim politicians and ulemas (Islamic scholars).
At least seven civilians were injured in a grenade attack by terrorists on a police station in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Tuesday, officials said. The terrorists lobbed the grenade towards the police station, but it exploded on the roadside, causing injuries to seven people.
The government on Tuesday guaranteed the Indian Olympic Association and IOC that all athletes, qualifying for international events to be held in India, will be granted entry into the country. This paves way for India to be given hosting rights for international events again. It also clears decks for Pakistan athletes to compete in international events in India.
PM Modi on Tuesday brainstormed with top bureaucrats of finance and other ministries to finalise the government's 100-day agenda with a focus to revive the sagging economy and create jobs. Sources said the meeting at the PM's residence had in attendance all 5 secretaries in the finance ministry and other key ministries as well as top officials of Niti Aayog.
After sacking errant income tax officers, the government dismissed from service 15 senior customs and central excise officials, including one of the ranks of principal commissioner, on charges of corruption and bribery. These officers either had corruption cases registered against them by the CBI or were involved in bribery, extortion and disproportionate assets cases.
India's city where people come to die BBC News
For Hindus, Varanasi is one of the holiest cities in the world, and 'salvation homes' have been set up across the city to house the men and women who come to ...
India's heatwave turns deadly Aljazeera.com
Over 180 people killed in eastern state of Bihar, which is witnessing the second-longest heatwave on record.
India to cross China's population by 2027: United Nations India Today
India is projected to surpass China as the world's most populous country in the next eight years. As per a United Nations report, released on Monday, India is ...
Doctors in India strike over violent attacks by patients' families The Guardian
About 800,000 doctors across India went on strike on Monday to demand better working conditions, following years of complaints about violent attacks from ...
Indian magician's body found after tragic Houdini-style stunt The Guardian
Chanchal Lahiri's still-chained body found 1km downstream on bank of river in Kolkata.
India reels under worst drought in decades, heat kills dozens Aljazeera.com
Western state of Maharashtra witnesses worst drought in 47 years, while intense heat kills dozens in impoverished Bihar.
Encephalitis kills more than 100 children in India's Bihar state Al Jazeera English
Opposition accuses government of neglecting children's health as encephalitis outbreak kills scores in Bihar state.
India’s defence exports more than double Economic Times
NEW DELHI: India's defence exports have more than doubled to nearly Rs 11,000 crore on the back of recent policy liberalisation and access to the US market, ...
Chennai water crisis: City's reservoirs run dry BBC News
The southern Indian city of Chennai (formerly Madras) is in crisis after its four main water reservoirs ran completely dry. The acute water shortage has forced the ...
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The question being asked ahead of the first session of the 17th Lok Sabha is if the Opposition will continue to play politics of spoilsport or engage in sporty debates to put the government on the mat.
The direction came during a review meeting chaired by Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and attended by General Managers of Zonal Railways/Production Units and Divisional Railway Managers.
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has been winning Lok Sabha election from West Bengal's Berhampore since 1999.
Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) Cell will declare OJEE 2019 results for online and offline exams on Wednesday.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar also issued orders saying 1500 new beds for the hospital should be arranged immediately.
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I) written exam results on its official website upsc.gov.in.
Table-toppers Chennayin are ahead of Bangladesh's Abahani Limited Dhaka despite being locked on seven points from four games each, courtesy a better head-to-head record and will look to pull off a win Wednesday.
While emphasizing on dire need to develop and nurture leadership in Judiciary, he said, every nation aspire for an independent judicial system and independence is the very soul of a functioning judiciary.
Tsonga broke Paire's serve early in the first set and looked the better player as he battled to a 6-4, 7-5 win to set up a potential meeting with Federer, who later plays Australian John Millman.
This was an "insult" of legislators, the opposition members said and demanded an apology from Mungantiwar and Fadnavis over it.
The order comes after the regulator examined multiple disclosure lapses by NDTV and noted non-compliance with the SAST Regulations.
Earlier in the day, DownDetector.com, which monitors outages, showed a number of users saw the "Not Found" "Error 404" message when they tried to access the app.
He said in view of the "life threat" to his parents he was under tension and was contemplating to quit his job and be with his family.
The meeting at the Prime Minister's residence is said to have had in attendance all five secretaries in the finance ministry and other key ministries as well as top officials of the Niti Aayog.
An officer from Narsinghpur police station said the victims were on their way to a marriage function on Monday night when they entered into a feud with Prabal Patel at Balhai bazaar.
Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy said that the previous Naidu’s government had made a resolution seeking special financial package to the state. However, we want nothing less than Special Category Status.
Based on a complaint by Binoy Kodiyeri, the elder son of CPI(M) state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, the state police may register a case of blackmailing against the woman.
Twenty-year old Nasir Ahmad Mir's body bore bullet wounds and was recovered near the encounter site in Achabal area in the morning, an official said.
'This business of monopoly of one family must end.''Here, they picked up a few leaders for him as he needed support which was okay, but later, they became his cronies.'
'While this (Mueller's) report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him" and sets out evidence on "both sides of the question'
A sum insured of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh may have been sufficient seven-eight years ago but would be inadequate today, especially for people living in metros, points out Sanjay Kumar Singh.
Chennai's severe water shortage has forced restaurants to shut and the city to scramble for solutions.
What was once India's biggest private carrier is saddled with $1bn of debt and has been seeking a buyer.
This Adidas factory in India makes shoes and clothes out of polyester from recycled plastic bottles.
BBC Sport's Amy Lofthouse savours the vibrant, colourful and noisy atmosphere served up by India and Pakistan in the World Cup.
Seasonal outbreaks of the disease, which causes brain swelling and high fever followed by disorientation, seizures, coma and death — with malnourished young children the worst affected — are common every year in Bihar.
Anti-romeo squads will be equipped with body worn hidden cameras to record the activities of eve teasers. The footages of their activities will be shown to their parents which will also be used as an evidence against them.
Known as Bollywood’s ‘dream girl’, Hema concluded her oath with “Radhe Radhe! Krishnam Vande, Jagat Guru”, which led to the thumping of tables and chants of “Radhe Radhe” in the House.
As the day to day economy becomes more commercialised, even waste associated with food, such as milk packets and water bottles. are piling up. Solid waste disposal is already an acute crisis in India’s big cities. Status quo is not going to help us solve these issues
Om Birla is a three-term member of Rajasthan assembly, and has worked closely with former chief minister Vasundhara Raje.
India extended their unblemished World Cup record against their South Asian neighbours to 7-0, Virat Kohli’s men securing an 89-run win via the Duckworth-Lewis.
In a letter to the Prahlad Joshi, the Parliamentary Affairs Minister, Banerjee has said that the matter of ‘one nation, one election’ requires consultations with experts.
In general, the population of American residents tracing their roots to South Asia grew by 40 per cent.
The West Des Moines Police Department, which is probing the case, came to this conclusion after forensic autopsies were conducted on Sunday.
In 2017, the Army became the first military branch to allow Sikh Americans to receive career-long accommodations to wear articles of faith.
Joginder Singh Salaria set up nearly 62 water pumps with the help of local social workers after knowing the plight of the area through social media.
Jayapal, 53, a Democrat from Washington DC, took to Twitter to share a clip of Tuesday's session where she was seen presiding over the House as a temporary speaker.
The new initiative -- which aims at generating foreign investment and attracting top engineers, scientists and star students -- has identified 6,800 qualified expats from over 70 countries in the first phase.
A team of central leaders of the BJP is coming to Manipur shortly to sort out the crisis over party leadership in the State, minister T. Biswajit told
PIL in SC says the disease is curable and that most of the deaths are occurring due to lack of medical facilities
Mamata says the government, instead of calling an hurriedly called meeting, should prepare a white paper on the subject if it wants “concrete suggestions”
To end decades of communist rule in West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee took blows to her head. Now Narendra Modi’s party is making life hell for her.
The men were handed sentences of five years to life imprisonment in the case, which reflected bitter religious divisions in the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir.
The officials said aerial photographs taken Monday showed at least five bodies on Nanda Devi, India’s second-tallest mountain. The climbers were last heard from on May 26.
Jobs data has been delayed, and economists are skeptical about how the Modi government has calculated growth. Small businesses may be hurting.
Firefighters struggled to quell flames in a commercial building in Gujarat state that housed a tutoring center and a gym. Video shared online showed young people jumping to escape the fire.
A mix of hope and fear defined his first five years as prime minister. Both supporters and critics wonder whether a defining victory will tilt him more to one side.
Thousands took to the streets of the Indian part of the disputed region after Indian forces said they had killed Zakir Rashid Bhat, who was on their most-wanted list.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is likely to be allotted former Union minister Manoj Sinha's Tughlak Road residence, sources said.
Live Updates of Today Match between England vs Afghanistan from Old Trafford, Manchester. Check commentary and full scoreboard of the match.
A case has been registered against former Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh's son Abhishek Singh, a former MP, and 19 others on the charge of cheating in connection with an alleged chit fund...
The government Tuesday gave a written guarantee to the IOA and IOC that all eligible athletes will be allowed to participate in international events held in the country.
Live Updates of Today Match between England vs Afghanistan from Old Trafford, Manchester. Check commentary and full scoreboard of the match.
A Kenyan woman was found stabbed to death at her house in South Delhi's Chhatarpur Extension, police said on Tuesday.
Janata Dal (United)'s MP Dinesh Chandra Yadav defended Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey for asking the cricket score during a meeting on the AES outbreak. While speaking to ANI, Yadav said, "During India-Pakistan matches, there's nationalism in people's heart, they want India to win. They did everything seriously in the meeting and asked for score in between, the Opposition's allegations aren't true." India was playing with Pakistan on Sunday when, during a meeting on the AES outbreak, Pandey asked how many wickets had fallen. The video went viral soon after and Pandey was heavily trolled.
Prior to the India-Pakistan match on Sunday, Ranveer Singh turned into a commentator and talked about the weather conditions and the vibe of the crowd in Manchester and now going on a picture sharing spree, Ranveer posted images of his meet and greet session with the players on Instagram. He also kept batsman KL Rahul in the loop and posted a picture of the two as they posed for a selfie. Cricket buff Ranveer made his commentary debut alongside former ace cricketers Sunil Gavaskar and Virender Sehwag for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Prepping for his upcoming film '83' based on the life of the legendary actor Kapil Dev, Ranveer is leaving no stone unturned. Kapil captained the Indian cricket team when they lifted the World Cup in 1983. Kabir Khan's directorial will hit the theatres next year on April 10.
People in Nepal have planned to organize a grand Surya Ganga Aarti in Birgunj town once a week. The grand Surya Ganga Aarti was inaugurated by Chief of Nepal province 2, Ratneshwar lal Kayastha. The grand cultural event not only aims at boosting the spiritual belief of the devotees but also looks to strengthen ties between the two neighbours as believers from both the countries would come together to celebrate the religious ritual. Along with Nepal's Birgunj town, the Surya Ganga aarti will also be organized in Banaras, Haridwar and other cities of India.
While the Pakistan cricket team and its fans are still reeling from their big defeat at the hands of India in the ICC 2019 World Cup, an interesting side-story is developing around Shoaib Malik and his Indian wife Sania Mirza. Veena Malik tweeted addressing Sania and blamed her for taking her infant child to a sheesha bar as well as visiting a place which serves unhealthy food that is not good for her husband.
While speaking at an event in Delhi on Monday, Union Minister for Environment and Forests, Prakash Javadekar to mark 'World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought' said, "In combating desertification, India will lead by example and will cooperate with world. We will contribute whatever is possible from India's side. We will host the 14th Conference of Parties (COP - 14) under the United Nations' Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), this year."
Parts of hill state of Himachal Pradesh received rainfall. Temperature dipped in Shimla and locals took out their umbrellas. Thundershower is expected to hit Shimla on June 18, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD). Villages of Kullu also received rain accompanied by hailstorm.
The state of Jammu and Kashmir recently got soaked in a wave of spiritualism, as the state's Ganderbal district hosted the annual Mata Kheer Bhawani Mela. One of the biggest religious events of Kashmiri pundits, the celebration not just limit itself to one community but is open for all, making it a perfect example of communal harmony. Take a look. 'No Matter what religion we follow, we are one family'. These words showcasing India's strong bond of secularism resonated loudly at the Kheer Bhawani temple located in Tulmulla village of Jammu and Kashmir's Ganderbal district.Housing the shrine of Ragnya devi, a revered goddess of Kashmiri Pandits, the temple is the holiest destination for the community, who visit it mostly during the annual festival that starts from the day of Zyestha Ashtami.Though it is a big occasion for Kashmiri Pandits, people from all communities too, eagerly take part in it, setting a beautiful example of peace and brotherhood.Be it doing the arrangements for the annual event, accommodating the Hindu devotees or setting small stalls at Kheer Bhawani temple selling religious offerings, or paying their obeisance to the Goddess, people from all faiths take part in each and every activity.
New pictures of Taimur Ali Khan are making a sensation on the internet as the son of actors Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor dressed in Team India's colour surfaced online. The adorable picture of the little munchkin donning Team India's blue jersey and saluting the Indian team for their victory over Pakistan has taken the internet by storm. Taimur a popular star kid enjoys a huge fan following and is popular with photographers too who love to click him. Saif who is currently shooting in London joined several enthusiastic fans to cheer the Men in Blue at the ICC World Cup 2019 India versus Pakistan match at Manchester yesterday. India defeated Pakistan by 89 runs on June 16 at Old Trafford in the ongoing ICC Men's Cricket World Cup.