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Official sources last night said a Dubai court has ordered for the extradition of Michel in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP choppers deal case.
In June the collegium had recommended names of Maithani, NS Dhanik and RC Khulbe for elevation to the high court.
He also emphasised that those genuinely involved in the service of the cow, including Muslims who maintain cow shelters, should not be linked to lynching incidents.
The AIADMK leader was admitted at the flagship unit of Apollo Hospitals on the evening of September 22, 2016 period of her hospitalisation between September and December 2016.
Kaushik Chatterjee a former senior employee of Capri Global Capital was arrested by Goregaon police on September 18, 2018 for alleged fraud.
In Pakistan and Bangladesh, it requires the man who wishes to divorce his wife to give the 'arbitration council' a written notice of his having done so, and supply a copy of the same to his wife.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has written to PM Narendra Modi seeking resumption of dialogue between the two countries. More specifically, and significantly, Khan has sought a meeting between Sushma Swaraj and Shah Mehmood Qureshi, on the sidelines of UNGA.
It was a superlative effort from the bowling unit that saw them shot out Pakistan for a paltry 162 in 43.1 overs before Rohit Sharma (52 off 39 balls) and Shikhar Dhawan (46 off 54 balls) added 86 for the opening wicket to ensure a smooth chase for the 'Men In Blue' in only 29 overs.
Disregarding resistance from political opponents and the Muslim clergy, the Union Cabinet cleared an ordinance on Wednesday to criminalise instant triple talaq on the ground that the controversial custom, declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court, was still being used against women of the minority community.
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Wednesday said that the saffron fountain-head has discarded chunks of “Bunch of Thoughts” — a compilation of speeches of its former head Guru M S Golwalkar — which was for long the lodestar for the organisation.
A three-judge Supreme Court bench on Wednesday expressed contrasting views on the sustained assertions of arrested rights activists in the “urban naxal” case that evidence against them was forged and Pune police’s claims linking them to the banned CPI (Maoist) were unsustainable.
A day after a UAE court was asked by local authorities about legal provisions regarding possible extradition of foreign nationals to a third country, it transpires that while the court order can help India seek the custody of alleged AgustaWestland middleman and UK national Christian Michel, it is not specific to him.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday green-lighted filing of claims and objections on inclusion and exclusion of names in final draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam from September 25 for a period of sixty days, a process awaited by more than 40 lakh people excluded from the list.
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The Arumughaswamy commission had written to Apollo Hospitals' chairman Prathap C Reddy seeking the submission of the CCTV footage relevant to Jayalalithaa's hospitalisation.
How does Swami Nithyananda hope to give non-human animals the gift of speech and language? "Superconscious breakthrough".
A massive uproar erupted on social media on Monday over "vandalism" of a memorial, erected in the honour of 26/11 martyr Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan. Pictures of the destroyed plaque did the rounds on Twitter, triggering outcry for restoration and immediate arrest of culprits.
The workers of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) assaulted a man from Badlapur, Maharashtra who criticised a cartoon made by party chief Raj Thackeray mocking Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Asia Cup 2018: Harbhajan Singh said Pakistan's batsmen failed to take the responsibility of putting up a big score against India.
Two complaints have been filed against Babul Supriyo for his remarks at an event for differently-abled people in Asansol.
New Delhi, Sep 19: In what could be a big embarrassment for Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Imran Khan government on Wednesday said that there was no official word with India on the opening of the Kartarpur Sahib corridor for
Karan Johar and other Indians share their thoughts on Section 377 being scrapped. Coming from a small town in India, my own awareness about LGBTQ rights and the constitutional validity of Section 377 remained very limited.
The complaint was registered on Tuesday. No arrests have been made yet, an official said on Wednesday.
Pakistani troops slit the throat of a Border Security Force jawan, Narender Kumar, after fatally shooting him along the International Border near Jammu on Tuesday.
According to remand home's guard Suraj Kumar the group of five juvenile prisoners escaped from the remand home soon after the incident.
During a June 2017 summit, President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi directed officials to establish a new mechanism for cooperation on terrorist designations.
Parrikar, 62, who is suffering from a pancreatic ailment, has been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi for treatment.
With Mahesh Bhatt returning to direction, Sanjay, Alia, Pooja and Aditya prepare themselves for an emotional rollercoaster
Nirmal Sripala De Silva further says the airport would be developed in partnership with the Tourism Development Fund and the Civil Aviation Authority
Kuwait Petroleum too in the fray; parent ONGC may use proceeds to repay bank loans taken to buy HPCL
The budding friendship between the two leaders, separated in age by almost three decades, is the talk of the town
In the case of triple talaq bill as well, the government failed to secure Opposition support in Rajya Sabha forcing to take ordinance route
It was a superlative effort from the bowling unit that saw them shot out Pakistan for a paltry 162 in 43.1 overs before Rohit Sharma (52 off 39 balls) and Shikhar Dhawan (46 off 54 balls) added 86 for the opening wicket to ensure a smooth chase for the ‘Men In Blue’ in only 29 overs.
The contentious Triple talaq bill was passed by Lok Sabha in December 2017 but could not be taken up for discussion and passage in Rajya Sabha in the Monsoon session in August.
Jammu and Kashmir’s two main political parties, National Conference and People’s Democratic Party, are boycotting the elections to protest against the Centre’s ‘unclear’ stand over Article 35A.
Supreme Court says institutions need to be robust to take on dissent, asks Maharashtra to show evidence against activists.
As many as 2,422 good Samaritans had raised 51.43 lakh for the family via an online crowdfunding platform until Wednesday evening.
Mohan Bhagwat, while explaining the RSS’ views on traditional and modern education, said that all people living in India are Hindu in terms of identity and nationality.
While there was a decline in the aggregate number of individuals who obtained US naturalisation (a drop of 6% in FY2017), it was a different story for India and Mexico.
As part of his scheme, Singh created a fake photo identification document pretending to be from the DHS, which he mailed to others in an effort to show that he was capable to obtain US immigration documents.
America is touted as a land of immigrants, but this share of immigrants in the total population is the highest in over a century.
Washington, Sep 14 () Indian-American Bimal Patel has been nominated to a key administrative position in the Treasury Department by US President Donald Trump.
Indians have emerged as the fourth-largest group of overseas buyers of property in London, finds report.
The Bharatiya Janata Party State unit is set to launch a series of programmes in the next few days as part of its preparations for the 2019 Lok Sabh
The elections for the 22 zila parishads and 150 panchayat samitis in Punjab concluded on Wednesday even as the Opposition parties levelled allegation
Wildlife advocates had asked the Supreme Court to spare a tiger believed to have killed 13 people, arguing that the victims should not have been in her territory.
The state’s governor told reporters that “the bridge deserved better maintenance” and that there had been previous complaints about the soundness of the structure.
For poorer people in India and many other countries, a computer engineer has found a way to detect breast cancer without radiation.
The United Arab Emirates offered $100 million to help the recovery, but the Indian government turned it down.
Scenes of valor are going viral from the southwestern Indian state, which has been inundated by its worst floods in nearly a century.
Heavy rains have caused some of the region’s worst flooding in nearly a century, killing more than 300 people and displacing thousands.
A police inspector sustained injuries in an encounter in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh on Wednesday that led to the arrest of two criminals as well, police said.
The wife of a former Chief Justice of the Delhi High court was held hostage at her residence allegedly by her servant and accomplices who fled with cash and valuables worth lakhs of rupees, police...
The US on Wednesday said the Jaish-e-Mohammed and Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist groups continue to pose a regional threat in the subcontinent and that Pakistan did not adequately address America's...
Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law were released from prison on Wednesday, hours after a top court suspended their sentences in a major corruption case...
Two days ahead of Muharram, a lawmaker of Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress has issued an appeal to the Muslim community not to display swords and other weapons during processions on 21 September.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government at the centre has done away with 1,420 laws, considered "redundant and obsolete", in the past four years, a reply to a query under the RTI Act has revealed.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday showed off his marksmanship by testing out a new Kalashnikov sniper rifle and hitting the target more than half the time.
Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Acting President, CK Khanna praised Indian cricket team for their impressive win against Pakistan on Wednesday. CK Khanna, speaking on the 8-wicket victory said, "They have won by a huge margin. The way they have played today, I am sure they will win the Asia Cup and take the revenge of Champions Trophy. This was a match winning captaincy."
India produced an all-round performance as they crushed Pakistan by eight wickets in their second Group A clash of the ongoing 2018 Asia Cup at the Dubai International Stadium on Wednesday. Fans across India came out on the streets to celebrate the easy victory over arch-rivals, Pakistan. Fans burst crackers and waved the Indian flag. Chasing an easy target of 163 runs to win, India did not break much sweat and clinched the victory with 126 balls to spare. Bhuvneshwar Kumar was adjudged the Man of the Match for his brilliant contribution with the ball. India, who finished at the top spot in Group A, will now lock horns with Bangladesh in the Super Four stage of the Asia Cup at the Dubai International Stadium on September 21.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday attended the Romania India Business Forum. Speaking on the occasion, VP Naidu said, "India believes in 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam', which means world is one family. Share and care is the core of Indian philosophy and with that the country is moving forward. There may be some aberrations here and there, I don't deny that. With a vast country like India, these things are unfortunately blown out of proportion by certain vested interests who are not able to digest growth of India. Don't worry about it, as a country we are committed to peaceful and harmonious living together. We are trying to have the best of relations with all the countries, including with one of our neighbour who is trying to trouble us by aiding, abetting, funding, training terrorism."
Dubai, Sep 20 (IANS) Stand-in captain Rohit Sharma praised his bowlers after India thrashed arch rivals Pakistan by eight wickets in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday. Asked to field first, three-wicket hauls from pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar and part-time off-spinner Kedar Jadhav enabled India to restrict Pakistan to a paltry 162.
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The government has appointed Managing Directors and Chief Executives of 10 public sector banks (PSBs) including the Indian Bank and the Syndicate Bank, said an official on Wednesday. According to the Department of Personnel and Training, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) approved the 10 appointments following proposals from the Department of Financial Services, under the Union Ministry of Finance. Among those appointed are Padmaja Chundru, Deputy Managing Director, State Bank of India, as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer in the Indian Bank, while another Deputy MD of SBI Mrutyunjay Mahapatra has been appointed as MD and CEO of the Syndicate Bank.
Dubai, Sep 19 (IANS) A strong bowling performance followed by some power-packed batting saw India thrash arch rivals Pakistan by eight wickets in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday. Asked to field first, three-wicket hauls from pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar and part-time off-spinner Kedar Jadhav enabled India to restrict Pakistan to a paltry 162. Bhuvneshwar returned figures of 3/15 while Jadhav got 3/23.
The girl, a resident of Rangia in Kamrup district, was missing for the last two months and was rescued when the West Bengal Police busted a sex racket in Siliguri recently.
Sushma Swaraj will lead the Indian delegation to the UNGA while Qureshi is expected to head the Pakistani side.
Terming Pakistan as "our time-tested iron friend", President Xi Jinping said the country had a pivotal role towards this lasting relationship.
The court had issued notices to the state and central governments after a petition was filed in July by Sanjay Purohit, a resident of Datia.
Ending preventable newborn and child deaths has been one of the WHO South-East Asia Region's flagship priorities since 2014.
Jet Airways said following the move, its tickets will become cheaper as the cost of meals is inclusive of the ticket fare now.
Piyush Goyal also lauded businessman Ronnie Screwvala for coming out with a film on the surgical strike, saying it will inspire the youth of the country.
Robbed of prey as people fled, Omar Perez came marching back and shot bullet after bullet into Prudhvi Raj Kandepi's head, thus ensuring that a man he had never met before, known nothing of, would never get up again.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Kedar Jadhav claimed three wickets each followed by Rohit Sharma's quickfire half-century as India registered a comprehensive eight-wicket victory against Pakistan.
Bhagwat presented Sangh's views on a number of contentious issue while answering wide-ranging written questions on the last day of the three-day conclave, including on matters like inter-caste marriages, education policy, crimes against women, cow vigilantism.
'It is obvious that the RSS's desire to gatecrash into the gated establishment which has generally been seen as the redoubt of the liberal intelligentsia is putting it at odds with the BJP which is less tolerant of the mentor's freshly-minted open-mindedness,' argues Amulya Ganguli.
A sneak peek into how residents of the Keshavji Naik Chawl in Girgaum, Mumbai, welcome Lord Ganesha.