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NIA arrests Kashmiri businessman in terror funding case

India August 17, 2017 at 6:49 pm 0 comments

New Delhi, August 17 The National Investigation Agency arrested Kashmiri businessman Zahoor Watali on Thursday for alleged involvement in a terror funding case. The NIA said Watali, who was arrested in Delhi, would be produced before the Patiala House court here on Friday. The agency had carried out raids inRead More

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar orders CBI investigation into Srijan scam

India August 17, 2017 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

Patna, August 17 Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation to inquire into Rs 1,000 crore Srijan scam in which government funds were allegedly transferred to private accounts — including that of an NGO, Srijan Mahila Sahyog Samiti in Bihar’s district Bhagalpur — between 2005Read More

BJP received Rs 705 cr, Cong 198 cr from corporate donors in 4 years

India August 17, 2017 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

New Delhi, Aug 17 The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) received a whopping Rs 705.81 crore from 2,987 corporate donors between financial years 2012-13 and 2015-16, a report by election watch body Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) revealed on Thursday. A total of Rs 956.77 crore was donated by allRead More

1984 riots: SC panel to scrutinise 241 cases closed by SIT

1984 riots: SC panel to scrutinise 241 cases closed by SIT

Breaking news, India, Latest headlines August 16, 2017 at 6:49 pm 0 comments

New Delhi, August 16 The Supreme Court on Wednesday set up a supervisory panel of two retired judges to scrutinise 241 cases relating to 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Delhi closed by a Special Investigation Team formed by the NDA government for re-investigation. A three-judge Bench headed by Justice Dipak MisraRead More

Day after skirmishes, Army officers of India, China meet in Leh

Day after skirmishes, Army officers of India, China meet in Leh

Breaking news, India, Latest headlines August 16, 2017 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

New Delhi, August 16 Army officers of India and China met on Wednesday in Leh’s Chusul sector, a day after border guards foiled an attempt by Chinese soldiers to enter Indian territory along the banks of Pangong lake in Ladakh. Official sources said yesterday’s incident at Pangong and ways toRead More

Tax break for industry in Northeast, hilly states extended till 2027

Tax break for industry in Northeast, hilly states extended till 2027

India August 16, 2017 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

New Delhi, August 16 Industries in the north eastern and Himalayan states will continue to get tax exemption till March 2027, albeit as refund, under the current GST regime which was rolled out on July 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday. “Within the framework of the GST ActRead More

India, China troops engage in stone pelting, fisticuffs in eastern Ladakh

India, China troops engage in stone pelting, fisticuffs in eastern Ladakh

Breaking news, India, Latest headlines August 16, 2017 at 7:50 am 0 comments

New Delhi, August 16 In a serious turn to the existing tensions between India and China, troops of the two sides clashed on Tuesday, with both pelting stones and hitting each other. Men on both sides were injured. This was the first such incident in several years. Sources confirmed thatRead More

Terror funding case: NIA raids 12 locations in Kashmir

Terror funding case: NIA raids 12 locations in Kashmir

Breaking news, India, Latest headlines August 16, 2017 at 7:49 am 0 comments

New Delhi/Srinagar, August 16 The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday conducted searches at about a dozen locations in Jammu and Kashmir in connection with the terror funding case against separatists and others. Officials in the central probe agency said the searches are being carried out at 12 locations inRead More

NIA to investigate ‘love jihad’ claims against Kerala man

NIA to investigate ‘love jihad’ claims against Kerala man

Breaking news, India, Latest headlines August 16, 2017 at 7:48 am 0 comments

New Delhi, August 16 The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed an NIA probe under the supervision of a retired apex court judge into issues raised by a Muslim man whose marriage was annulled by the Kerala High Court that described the case as an instance of ‘love jihad’. A BenchRead More

DMK chief Karunanidhi hospitalised

DMK chief Karunanidhi hospitalised

Breaking news, India, Latest headlines August 16, 2017 at 7:47 am 0 comments

Chennai, August 16 DMK president M Karunanidhi was on Wednesday admitted to a hospital for undergoing a minor procedure. The 93-year-old leader has been ailing since last year and was being treated at his Gopalapuram residence here. The former chief minister “has been admitted for a minor procedure–change of (PercutaneousRead More