Top official denies Sasikala gets special facilities in jail

Bengaluru, July 13 : Karnataka’s Director General of Prisons H.N. Satyanarayana Rao on Thursday denied charges by a woman police officer that he had taken money to provide special facilities to jailed AIADMK General Secretary V.K. Sasikala. Director Inspector General (DIG) of Prisons D. Rupa Moudgil has alleged that Sasikala, 59, was getting VIP treatment […]

Massive racket at fuel stations busted in Maharashtra

Thane (Maharashtra), July 12 : In a major crackdown, the Maharashtra Police have busted a multi-crore-rupee international scam involving siphoning off fuel by petrol vendors in the state and arrested 23 persons, an official said on Wednesday. The racket involved replacing the oil marketing company’s Integrated Circuits (IC) with unauthorized ICs made by the accused […]

Clashes mark Wani’s death anniversary amid security lockdown in Valley

Srinagar, July 8 : Clashes took place at over a dozen places between protesters and security forces on Saturday on the first death anniversary of Hizbul Mujahedin militant Burhan Wani, but no major incident of violence was reported from the Kashmir Valley that was under total security clampdown with internet services blocked. Authorities had imposed […]