KOLKATA: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) directed the Chief Secretary of Odisha today to vacate, mark and construct boundary to prevent any further encroachment on the forest land.
NEW DELHI: Apex auditor CAG on Friday said Air India “actually incurred” an operating loss of Rs 321.4 crore last fiscal instead of an operating profit as reported by the airline. While making it clear that there was no fudging of numbers, officials at the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) said figures reported by the…
NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh is likely to make a statement on the anti-terror operation that took place in Lucknow on Tuesday, as well as the pipe bomb blast in Bhopal-Ujjain train earlier that day.
JAUNPUR, UP: Blaming Akhilesh Yadav for “sleeping over” the demand for justice by a “beti” in the rape case against Gayatri Prajapati, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the voters in Uttar Pradesh have got an opportunity to perform the “pind daan” (last rites) of their “tormentors”. He also said that unlike the BJP,…
NEW DELHI: With a flight departing from New Delhi to San Francisco on Monday and returning to the capital on Friday, Air India has claimed its first passenger journey with an all-women crew, the BBC reported.
TIRUPATI: The famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara in Tirumala is caught in a piquant situation as it has received over Rs four crore in demonetised 500 and 1,000 rupee notes from devotees in its ‘hundi’ in the last two months, past the deadline for their exchange.
CHENNAI: The Madras High Court Bench in Madurai on Thursday dismissed a couple of public interest litigation petitions filed against the supply of Tamirabarani river surface water to the industries set up by the co-packers of Pepsi and Coca Cola on 1,991.58 acres at the Industrial Growth Centre (IGC), established by the State Industries Promotion…
NEW DELHI: Yogendra Yadav-led Swaraj India is now a registered party with the Election Commission of India, a party spokesperson said today.
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court today directed the Sahara Group to deposit Rs 5092.6 crore by April 7 in the SEBI-Sahara account to keep its chief Subrata Roy out of jail and said the amount will be refunded to the investors.
INDORE: Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) chief Safdar Nagori and 10 members of his terrorist outfit were sentenced to life imprisonment by a special CBI court in Indore on Monday, in a major boost for law enforcement against the outlawed group which has allegedly been the feeder for jihadi groups.
BHUBANESWAR: The Central Bureau of Investigation confirmed BJD leader Prasanna Acharya’s link with Chitfund company Green Ray International Limited. Mr Acharya, currently a Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament from Biu Janta Dal and former health minister, had endorsed Green Ray International Limited (GRIL)’s pharma business which was running illegally.
By Subash Mohapatra PURI: A foreign ISKCON devotee was detained in Odisha’s pilgrim town for allegedly trying to enter into the world famous 12th century shrine of Lord Jagannath here today. Locals alleged that the demand and the defiancy committed by detainee is conspired by ISKCON which has been demanding temple entry since years.