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SC agrees to hear Karnataka govts plea against HC order in DGP case

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear the plea of the Karnataka government challenging issuance of non-bailable warrants against its Director General of Police by the high court. A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde was told by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Karnataka government, that an “unusual” […]

20 Feb 2020 11:09 am
ACB conducts raids at 10 places connected to VMC town planning dept in Andhra Pradesh

Vijayawada: The Anti-corruption Bureau (ACB) carried out raids at 10 places in connection with Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) town planning department on Wednesday. Speaking to ANI, VMC City Planner A Lakshmana Rao said, “ACB held raids across the state on Tuesday. As part of that, the ACB raided in our town planning department also. No […]

19 Feb 2020 7:13 pm
Four including 2 ARTOs arrested in UP

Gorakhpur: Four government employees including two Additional Regional Transport Officers (ARTOs) have been arrested for allegedly taking bribe from drivers and giving clearance to overloaded trucks, police said on Wednesday. The accused have been identified as ARTOs Sandeep Chaudhary posted in Sant Kabir Nagar and Shailesh Tiwari posted in Basti, Constable Anuj Shukla, and driver […]

19 Feb 2020 7:05 pm
GST biggest madness of the 21st century: Subramanian Swamy

Hyderabad: Describing India’s latest tax reform GST as “the biggest madness of the 21st century,” BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said that the country needs to grow at 10 per cent per annum to become a superpower by 2030. He also demanded that former Prime Minister, late P V Narasimha […]

19 Feb 2020 4:49 pm
Bengal school to drop lotus from logo after facing backlash

South-24 Parganas (West Bengal): Rania Free Primary School, located in South 24-Parganas district has decided to remove lotus from its logo that is embroidered on the school uniform after reportedly facing backlash from Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders. The school’s Teacher In-charge Bijali Das, however, said that the lotus had been present in the logo since […]

19 Feb 2020 1:33 pm
Presidents secy Sanjay Kothari next CVC, ex-IAS officer Julka to be CIC: Officials

New Delhi: Sanjay Kothari, the Secretary to the President, has been selected as the new Chief Vigilance Commissioner by a high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, officials said on Wednesday. The committee has also chosen by a majority decision, former Information and Broadcasting Secretary Bimal Julka, currently serving as an Information Commissioner, as […]

19 Feb 2020 11:23 am