Day: December 3, 2018

Three-legged UK police dog finds new home

IL&FS: NCLT restrains top 9 former executives from selling assets, seeks bank details

December 3, 2018 11:58 pm

Mumbai : The National Company Law Tribunal Monday asked nine former directors, including chairman and vice-chairman, of the crippled IL&FS group to disclose their assets and restrained them from selling or mortgaging their properties till the next date of hearing. The bankruptcy court gave them three weeks to file response and declare their assets and fixed the next […]

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Lessons not learnt from Bhopal gas tragedy: Green activists

Lessons not learnt from Bhopal gas tragedy: Green activists

December 3, 2018 11:54 pm

Agra : Green activists in the city Monday recalled the 1984 Bhopal Gas Tragedy and warned that the administration and the public had not learnt lessons as reflected in their callous attitude. The activists, in particular, slammed the government agencies for allegedly neglecting security concerns and failing to regularly monitor industrial installations. “From kitchens at home to industries […]

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Indian-origin banker among 3 held in UK over USD 2 billion fraud schemes

Man held for stealing ladies bags from baggage scanner at IGI Airport Metro Station

December 3, 2018 11:47 pm

New Delhi: A 19-year-old diploma holder in Civil Aviation Hospitality has been arrested for allegedly stealing ladies bags from the baggage scanner at IGI Airport Metro Station, police said Monday. The accused has been identified as Aman Singh, a resident of Old Slum Quarter, Paschim Vihar. “On November 18, one Anjana Aggarwal filed a complaint regarding theft of her […]

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'India's defence export may cross Rs 10-K cr by end of FY19'

Woman IPS officer transferred after rant against Dalits

December 3, 2018 11:43 pm

Mumbai : A woman police officer in Maharashtra Beed’s district has been transferred after she allegedly bragged about thrashing as many as 21 Dalits by “tying their hands and legs” to vent her ire against the SC/ST Atrocities Act, a senior officer said Monday. In a video that has gone viral, Bhagyashree Navtake, a probationary Indian Police Service (IPS) officer who was posted as […]

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Netanyahu to meet US secretary of state in Brussels

Netanyahu to meet US secretary of state in Brussels

December 3, 2018 11:37 pm

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was to hold talks with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Brussels on Monday, a day after police recommended the premier’s indictment in a third graft case. Netanyahu’s office said the meeting had been set last week, but provided few other details. US President Donald Trump’s top diplomat was to be in Brussels for a NATO meeting of foreign ministers on Tuesday. “I […]

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Three-legged UK police dog finds new home

Journalist shot dead by unidentified men in northwest Pakistan

December 3, 2018 11:31 pm

Peshawar: A ournalist was shot dead by unidentified men on Monday in northwest Pakistan, police said. Noor-ul Hassan, who was workingj for a news agency and a private news channel, was shot dead by two motorcycle-borne gunmen who opened fire on his car in Peshawar’s Sarband, they said. He died on the spot while his cameraman sustained critical injuries. Police officials believe […]

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Trump calls for his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen to be jailed

Trump calls for his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen to be jailed

December 3, 2018 11:26 pm

Washington : US President Donald Trump called for a “a long prison term” after his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen admitted lying to Congress about pursuing a real estate deal with Russia on Trump’s behalf during the 2016 election campaign. “You mean he can do all of the TERRIBLE, unrelated to Trump, things having to do with fraud, big loans, Taxis, etc., and not serve a long prison […]

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Three-legged UK police dog finds new home

BJP delegation meets JK Guv, discusses security situation

December 3, 2018 11:16 pm

Jammu: A three-member delegation of the BJP Monday called on Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik here to discuss the prevailing security situation in the state, an official spokesperson said. Led by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state president Ravinder Raina, the delegation that included General secretary (organisation) Ashok Koul and former minister Sunil Sharma Malik met Malik at the Raj Bhavan, the official said. The leaders of the saffron party shared their views […]

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Three-legged UK police dog finds new home

Probability of Indian astronauts getting trained in Russia very high: Russian envoy

December 3, 2018 11:11 pm

New Delhi : As Russia and India prepare to collaborate for Gaganyaan, India’s man mission to space, its envoy Nikolay Kudashev said Monday the probability of Indian astronauts getting trained in his country are very high. He said Russia will cooperate with India in the development of the rocket launcher for the project, the safety measures of the crew, communication and the preparation of the cosmonauts […]

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Balloons with 'Pakistan Zindabad' slogan found at Gita Mahotsav venue

Manipur journalist arrested under NSA: Press Council asks state govt to take ‘report on facts’

December 3, 2018 11:05 pm

New Delhi: The Press Council of India has taken suo-motu cognizance of reports of an Imphal-based journalist being arrested under the National Security Act (NSA) for allegedly uploading videos criticising the BJP-led Manipur government. Press Council of India (PCI) Chairman Justice Chandramauli Kumar Prasad has directed the chief secretary, home secretary and the director general of police to “take a report on the facts of the case, along with a reply statement”, […]

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