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PNB fraud case: Nirav Modi denied bail again

This is the second time that Nirav Modi’s bail plea has been rejected. His first request was turned down on March 20. Judge Marie Mallon had cited the “high value of amount involved in the allegations” as the reason behind the rejection of his first bail plea. During the hearing, …

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PM Modi kick starts election campaign in Odisha and Telangana

Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his election campaign for Eastern India from Jeypore town in Odisha’s Koraput district on Friday. Addressing an election rally in Koraput, the Prime Minister urged people to vote for the New India. Attacking opposition, PM Modi said the people have to decide whether they want …

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Conspiracy to malign Hindus exposed : Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley slammed the Congress for maligning Hindus after the Samjhauta Express blast. While addressing media in New Delhi, Jaitley said that to garner votes, Congress coined ‘Hindu terror’ and filed cases based on fake evidence.  

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President Ram Nath Kovind in Bolivia on a 3 day visit

He was formally welcomed at the airport by the President of Bolivia Evo Morales. President Kovind inspected a guard of honour presented to him. A traditional welcome ceremony was held at the airport to welcome the Indian President. During his three day stay in the country, President Kovind will hold …

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India welcomes UN resolution to counter terrorist financing

The UN Security Council ordered countries worldwide to step up the fight against terrorism financing on Thursday by ensuring they have laws that make it a serious crime to fund terrorist acts. The council unanimously adopted a French-drafted resolution that was the first stand-alone measure dedicated specifically to countering the …

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India mauls Poland 10-0 in Azlan Shah Cup

Already assured of a summit clash against Korea — to be played on Saturday — before this match, the Indians scored goals almost at will which left the Polish players in daze. The second quarter was the most productive with the Indians finding the target four times. They were 6-0 …

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Jaitley: Conspiracy to malign Hindus exposed

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley slammed the Congress for maligning Hindus after the Samjhauta Express blast. While addressing media in New Delhi, Jaitley said that to garner votes, Congress coined ‘Hindu terror’ and filed cases based on fake evidence.  

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Venezuela: Juan Guaido barred from public office

Venezuela has barred opposition leader Juan Guaido from holding public office for 15 years. Venezuela’s Comptroller General Elvis Amoroso said, the decision was taken following an investigation that shows irregularities in his financial records. He said, the decision will be for the maximum period established in the decree with the …

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8 killed as bus rams into truck in UP’s Greater Noida

Another 20 people on board the bus were injured and rushed to a private hospital for treatment, police said. Officials in Lucknow said that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed Gautam Buddh Nagar police and administration chiefs to expedite assistance to the victims. “The bus was on its …

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Cholera cases rise to 139 as Mozambique prepares mass vaccinations

“The total number of cholera cases is now 139,” government health officer Ussein Isse said. President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday told a news conference authorities had called off rescue operations for victims of the deadly cyclone which tore through the central parts of the country on March 15. He described …

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Quebec moves to ban religious symbols in public service

The measure which applies to police, teachers and others in positions of authority is expected to become law by June with Premier Francois Legault’s government holding a majority of seats in the Quebec legislature. But it was swiftly panned by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who said:”For me, it’s unthinkable (that) …

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Brexit: MPs to vote today

MPs will vote on the withdrawal agreement on the Irish “backstop”, divorce bill and citizens’ rights. But it will not amount to a third “meaningful vote” on the deal, as it will not include a vote on the UK’s future relationship with the EU. Another parliamentary vote would be required …

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Lok Sabha Polls: Campaigning gathers pace

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, the NDA government has worked with the vision of Sabka Saath – Sabka Vikas and is moving forward to build a new India. Launching BJP’s election campaign for the Lok Sabha polls at Meerut in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday, Prime Minister Modi said, the government …

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