Demonetisation decision taken without forethought: Congress

[New Delhi : Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram with party spokesperson Randeep Surjewala at a press conference at the party headquarters in New Delhi on Friday. /PTI] New Delhi, Dec 30 : Calling demonetisation a “decision taken without forethought”, the Congress on Friday said all its stated objectives have failed and the […]

Modi launches mobile app, says your thumb your bank now

[New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi making payment through the newly launched mobile app ‘BHIM’ for a Khadi product during a Digidhan Mela at Talkatora Stadium in New Delhi on Friday. Union IT Minister Ravishankar Prasad is also seen. /PTI] New Delhi, Dec 30 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched an Aadhaar-based mobile […]

CBI raids Delhi health minister’s OSD’s office

New Delhi: The CBI on Friday conducted raids at Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain’s OSD (Officer on Special Duty) Nikunj Aggarwal’s office at the Delhi Secretariat. A separate Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team also raided the office of Anup Mohta, Director of Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya in east Delhi’s Geeta Colony. “Our team visited […]

Search for Greece’s envoy missing in Brazil continues

Athens, Dec 30 : Investigations are continuing into the disappearance of Greece’s ambassador to Brazil Kyriakos Amiridis since Monday, Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Yannis Amanatidis said here on Friday. The minister, however, did not confirm the media reports that a charred body found inside a car in Rio de Janeiro on Friday was Amiridis, and […]

Year when judges’ appointments, BCCI dominated Supreme Court

[New Delhi: Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Prime Minister?s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Jitendra Singh addressing the media on the achievements of the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions during the Year 2016, in New Delhi on Friday. /PTI] By Parmod Kumar New […]

CBI moves HC seeking cancellation of Tyagi’s bail

New Delhi, Dec 30 : The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday approached the Delhi High Court to seek cancellation of bail to former Indian Air Force (IAF) chief S.P. Tyagi in the AgustaWestland chopper deal case. Justice Vipin Sanghi issued notice to Tyagi and asked him to file a reply by January 3. Tyagi […]