Bengal BJP leader questioned by CID

Kolkata, July 24 : West Bengal BJP leader Shamik Bhattacharya, who was summoned by the state CID in connection with a fraud case under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna, appeared before the investigators at CID headquarters here on Monday, a CID source said. Bhattacharya, a former Basirhat MLA, was initially asked to appear before the CID […]

Actor Navdeep grilled for 11 hours in drug case

Hyderabad, July 24 : A Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the Hyderabad drug racket grilled Telugu actor P. Navdeep for over 11 hours on Monday. While leaving Abkari Bhavan, the office of the Telangana Prohibition and Excise Department here on Monday night, he told reporters that he gave a clear reply to all the questions […]

Online portal launched to register sexual harassment complaints

New Delhi, July 24 : An online complaint management system to register cases of sexual harassment of women at workplace — SHe-Box — was launched here on Monday. Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi launched the system titled ‘Sexual Harassment electronic-Box (SHe-Box)’ which can be accessed at the link: “The complaint management system […]

Police recruitment exam in UP cancelled after paper leak

Lucknow, July 24 : The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday cancelled the online exam of the police and PAC for recruitment of sub-inspectors to be held on Tuesday and Wednesday after complaints of paper being leaked, said an official. Exams for 2,709 posts of sub-inspectors are underway and question papers of the exams held in […]

AIADMK bribery case: HC seeks Tihar report on middleman’s torture claim

New Delhi, July 24 : The Delhi High Court on Monday sought response from city government and Tihar Jail authorities on a plea filed by Sukesh Chandrashekar, an accused in the Election Commission bribery case, alleging custodial torture in the jail. Justice Ashutosh Kumar issued notice to the Delhi government and Tihar Jail authority while […]

NIA chargesheets nine for Bihar rail track blast plot

New Delhi, July 24 : The NIA on Monday filed a chargesheet against nine accused for their involvement in a conspiracy to carry out terrorist act by planting explosives on the railway tracks near Ghorasahan station in Bihar’s Motihari district in September 2016. Umashankar Patel, Gajendra Sharma, Rakesh Kumar Yadav, Ranjay Sah, Mukesh Yadav, Motilal […]