Rolls-Royce middlemen may have used bribes to land major contracts

London, Oct 31 : Rolls-Royce plc, Britains leading manufacturing multinational, hired a network of agents to help it land lucrative contracts in at least 12 different countries around the world, including India, sometimes allegedly using bribes, say media reports. An investigation by the Guardian and the BBC has uncovered leaked documents and testimony from insiders […]

SIMI activists used wood, toothbrush to make keys to escape: MP Police

Bhopal: The eight SIMI activists killed in a gunfight with police on Monday had escaped from Bhopal Central Jail here by forging keys out of “toothbrush and wood” to open the locks of their prison barracks, police claimed on Monday. Madhya Pradesh Police DGP Yogesh Chaudhary told reporters on Monday evening that the Students Islamic […]

Real Estate Rules notified

New Delhi, Oct 31 : The Union government on Monday notified Real Estate (Regulation and Development) (General) Rules, 2016 which stipulate real estate developers furnish additional information regarding the ongoing projects besides depositing 70 percent of unused funds in a separate bank account to ensure their completion. Under the new rules, the developers will also […]

Naidu administers ‘Ekta’ pledge to officials

New Delhi, Oct 31 : Minister of Urban Development and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Venkaiah Naidu on Monday administered ‘Ekta’ (unity) pledge to employees of both the ministries on the occasion of birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, India’s first Home Minister. He also administered anti-corruption pledge on Patel’s birth anniversary, which is celebrated […]

SIMI activists used wood, toothbrush to make keys to escape: MP Police

Bhopal, Oct 31 : The eight SIMI activists killed in a gunfight with police on Monday had escaped from Bhopal Central Jail here using “toothbrush and wood” to forge keys to open the locks of their jail barracks and flee, police claimed on Monday. Madhya Pradesh Police DGP Yogesh Chaudhary told reporters on Monday evening […]