NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court (SC) today directed Election Commission of India (ECI) to take action on the allegation of poll irregularities against Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik. The apex court directed ECI to take a final call on the case within reasonable time.
KOLKATA: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has barred all development works in a disputed area of the Chandaka Industrial Complex for alleged violation of environmental laws. The tribunal also directed the Collector, District Magistrate and the SP of Khurda to ensure compliance with the order.
NEW DELHI: The Election Commission on Wednesday disqualified for three years former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda from contesting elections for failing to file details of expenses related to the 2009 Lok Sabha polls he fought.
NEW DELHI/BHUBANESWAR: It has shocked all in judiciary. The arrest of Justice Quddusi revealed his crimes and criminal nexus with vested interest groups. He was busy with quid pro quo and has used his high position for his private gain and greed.
BHUBANESWAR: The arrest of ex-justice of Odisha High Court I M Quddusi has made a questionable spot in the history of judiciary. At the same time, Achyuta Samant will be known for his greed and illegal acquisition of government land.
NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested an MLA of Odisha in an on-going investigation of a Chit Fund case. CBI arrests Biju Janata Dal Lawmaker in Odisha Chit Fund Scam ‘Investigation revealed that the said accused had allegedly received huge amount into the account of his wife from the CMD of private…
BHUBANESWAR: In a major embarrassment for Naveen Patnaik-led BJD, party MLA Prabhat Biswal from Cuttack-Choudwar was arrested by CBI on Monday night in connection with a fraudulent land deal with Seashore Group, official sources said.
BHUBANESWAR: A city court issued notice over defamation charge to controversial philanthropist and businessman Achyuta Samanta and his Kalinga TV. The court restrained for publication of any defamatory content on the social activists with ulterior motive.
NEW DELHI: State governments may not be able to allot residential plots in cities to serving and former MPs, MLAs, bureaucrats, journalists and judges of their choice by exercising their discretionary power as the Supreme Court on Wednesday decided to frame guidelines for allotting public land at subsidised rates.
CUTTACK: The Orissa High Court today adjourned to Monday the hearing on a bunch of pleas alleging discrepancies in the poll expenses of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and his party BJD. The bench of Justice S K Mishra adjourned the hearing till July 31 when the counsel for various parties, including the one for the…
BERNE/NEW DELHI: Switzerland on Friday ratified automatic exchange of financial account information with India and 40 other jurisdictions to facilitate immediate sharing of details about suspected black money, even as it sought strict adherence to confidentiality and data security.
NEW DELHI: Delhi Police has launched a manhunt for a “high-profile” woman after a Lok Sabha MP from ruling BJP complained to the top brass that he was drugged and filmed in an objectionable position by a gang led by the woman, who demanded extortion money of Rs 5 crore.