CHENNAI: After alleging on Tuesday night that he was forced to resign as Chief Minister, O. Panneerselvam spoke to journalists on Wednesday. He was flanked by Kavundampalayam MLA V.C. Aaru kutty and Rajya Sabha member Maitreyan.
CHENNAI: AIADMK has been seeing high-voltage drama that began Tuesday night after the never-before rebel O Panneerselvam stood up against party general secretary VK Sasikala and claimed that he was forced to resign from his post of chief minister of Tamil Nadu.
NEWDELHI: Social activist Kailash Satyarthi’s Nobel Peace Prize certificate and other valuables were stolen from his New Delhi residence on Monday night.
HYDERABAD: In a major blow to India’s premier security agencies, nine persons — eight from Tamil Nadu and one from Telangana — are believed to have joined the Islamic State in 2016. The National Investigation Agency booked a fresh case to probe the matter on January 26, 2017.
BHUBANESWAR: Students of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) on Monday staged a road blockade and demanded action against BJD MLA Debashish Samantray’s son for death of a girl student due to accident on Saturday night.
NEW DELHI: The middle class and rich seem to have made nearly two-thirds or over Rs 10 lakh crore of deposits in the old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes during the 50day demonetization window, using over one crore bank accounts.
JAJPUR: A fake currency racket has been busted with the arrest of four accused and seizure of counterfeit notes of Rs 27.46 lakh in Odisha’s Jajpur district on Saturday.
NEW DELHI: A 15-year-old girl who arrived in New Delhi from Chhattisgarh after boarding a wrong train was kidnapped, raped and sold to a person with the help of a woman before being rescued by the Delhi Commission for Women.
BHUBANESWAR: CBI sleuths today arrested Mir Shahiruddin, Managing Director of Odisha-based Ponzi firm Green Ray International Ltd (GRIL), from Kolkata.
MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank will soon put into circulation new Rs 100 banknotes which will be similar to the design of the ones in Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005.
NEW DELHI: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said that the tax collection is not commensurate with the income and expenditure patterns. Presenting the Union Budget 2017-18 in the Lok Sabha, Jaitley hit out at tax evaders and said “over decades tax evasion had become a way of life. We are largely a tax…