Haryana IAS officer suspended after conviction for corruption

Chandigarh, May 30 : The Haryana government on Monday ordered the suspension of senior IAS officer Sandeep Garg, over a month after he was convicted by a special CBI court in a corruption case. Garg’s suspension has been ordered from April 23, the date on which he was convicted by the Central Bureau of Investigation […]

Maharashtra’s minister now accused of ‘irregularities’ in land deal

Mumbai/Pune, May 30 : Maharashtra’s most senior minister Eknath Khadse was mired in a fresh controversy on Monday as a Pune-based businessman accused him, his wife and son-in-law of various irregularities in the purchase of a land piece. The ruling BJP, however, dismissed as “baseless and mala fide” the allegations against Khadse, number two in […]

Not pre-judging rape, what if it’s a spat between them: Goa deputy CM

Panaji, May 30 : Goa’s Deputy Chief Minister Francis D’Souza on Monday advised against a media trial in the “sensitive” rape case in which a Nigerian national has already been arrested, and hinted that the complaint could also be a case of a spat between a “girlfriend and a boyfriend”. “If you want to hear […]

Four Nepalis arrested for Kedia’s abduction

Kathmandu, May 30 : At least four Nepalis involved in kidnapping industrialist Suresh Kedia, were arrested in Bara district on Monday, police said. They were arrested after Nepal police on Sunday collected evidence of their involvement in the Kedia’s abduction, bdnews24.com quoted Bara district police as saying. The four men apparently lent assistance in the […]