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Naga militants got funds from state departments: NIA
Sat, Jan 21, 2017

In an official statement, the agency said, “These seizures prima facie indicate the connivance of these government organisations in funding various underground organisations operating in Nagaland.”

NIA: Only 20% of Islamic State accused went to madrasas
Fri, Jan 20, 2017

The study attempts to break the myth that madrasas are a breeding ground for fundamentalism.

Lashkar-e-Toiba behind Uri attack, says NIA
Fri, Jan 20, 2017

The Army had earlier claimed that the attack was likely to have been carried out by JeM.

Railway officers say ISI link unlikely, NIA calls police claim ‘curious’
Thu, Jan 19, 2017

Railways officials said that all facts known so far do not point towards any explosion on the tracks, or any sabotage.

Centre plans app for forces to air complaints, BSF bans cellphones on duty
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

The project is being conceived by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) and will be available to constables for download, officials said.

Angry with BJP, Khaps play Jat card in west UP
Sun, Jan 15, 2017

Jats had voted overwhelmingly in favour of the party in the 2014 parliamentary polls and were instrumental in BJP’s clean sweep in this part of the state.

Interview: Khap chaudharis never dabble in politics, says Sanjeev Balyan
Sun, Jan 15, 2017

"Khaps never dabble in politics; khap chaudharis have never entered politics. They never say vote for this party or that," said Sanjeev Balyan.

Khap chaudharis have never entered politics, says Sanjeev Balyan
Sun, Jan 15, 2017

In an exclusives interview with Indian Express Lok Sabha MP from Muzaffarnagar, Sanjeev Balyan, talks about concerns expressed by Jat leaders.

Stories in numbers: Biggest reasons for farm labour suicide is illness, family problems
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

3 out of 5 agricultural labourers who committed suicide were pushed by these factors, Maharashtra saw the most tragedies, 2015 NCRB data show.

After BSF man posts video, Home Minister Rajnath Singh seeks report
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

These are clips from a series of four videos posted Sunday afternoon on Facebook by a man, who was later identified by the BSF as Constable Tej Bahadur Yadav

Small farmers most prone to suicide, show government data
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

Maharashtra led all states in farmer suicide numbers in 2015, according to NCRB figures.

In 80 per cent farmer-suicides due to debt, loans taken from banks, not moneylenders
Sat, Jan 07, 2017

According to latest farmer-suicides data, of the over 3,000 farmers who committed suicides across the country in 2015 due to debt and bankruptcy, 2,474 had taken loans from banks or microfinance institutions.

In 80% farmer-suicides due to debt, loans from banks, not moneylenders
Sat, Jan 07, 2017

It’s for the first time that the NCRB has categorised farmers’ suicides due to debt or bankruptcy based on the source of loans.

AgustaWestland case: CBI looking into handwritten ‘budget sheet’
Thu, Jan 05, 2017

CBI officers, however, argue that evidence against Tyagi had been presented before the court even if not stated orally.

Najeeb Jung’s parting shot: Seven cases against Delhi govt referred to CBI
Wed, Jan 04, 2017

Najeeb Jung had constituted Shunglu panel in November, 2016

Rs 13 crore haul: Delhi lawyer arrested, says it’s his money
Fri, Dec 30, 2016

Lodha is also alleged to have helped Tandon exchange Rs 15 crore. Sources said Rs 10 crore in demonetised notes was found in Tandon's office.

Kotak Mahindra Bank manager held in note exchange racket in Delhi
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

According to ED officials, Kumar and some entry operators used a new modus operandi to exchange the notes.

iPad, 5-star meal, ice-cream: ‘Favours’ to Power Ministry officials, claims report by ex-CVO, NEEPCO
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

Gifts mentioned not gifts but office equipment: NEEPCO

Jung hails PM Modi: Visionary, he will take minorities along
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

Jung also indicated his unhappiness with the AAP government of Delhi, underlining that he had “distinct disagreements” with the latter.

Pathankot attack: Jaish-e-Mohammed plotted attack in 2014 with Google map of airbase, says NIA
Tue, Dec 20, 2016

Contrary to BSF’s claims of no evidence of terrorists infiltrating through Punjab border, the chargesheet said the terrorists crossed over from near the Simbal border outpost.

Arunachal hydel power project: Rs 450-crore loss is conservative figure for fraud, says Satish Verma
Thu, Dec 15, 2016

Rijiju claimed that the total transportation cost in the Kameng Hydel Power Project was just Rs 400 crore and 90 per cent of the project was complete.

Kiren Rijiju scam: ‘Bhaiya ka help chahiye toh… humko boliye Sir,’ said cousin subcontractor
Wed, Dec 14, 2016

The minister said that Goboi was only a member of his clan, from the same village and so a “distant cousin”.

AUDIO | Bhaiya reference to minister Kiren Rijiju: ‘Bhaiya ka help chahiye toh… humko boliye Sir’
Wed, Dec 14, 2016

In the 29-minute purported conversation in December 2015, Goboi invoked Kiren Rijiju, whom he calls “Bhaiya”, 17 times to push his case for payment to Patel Engineering.

Vigilance probe red-flags fraud and corruption in Arunachal hydro project
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

MoS Kiren Rijiju writes letter to clear payments blocked after probe, his cousin is sub-contractor in project.

AgustaWestland case: Former IAF chief S P Tyagi, two others arrested in VVIP chopper deal probe
Mon, Dec 12, 2016

This is the first time that a military chief of the country — retired or serving — has been arrested in a probe into alleged corruption in defence procurement.

Former IAF chief SP Tyagi, two others held in chopper deal probe
Mon, Dec 12, 2016

This is the first time that a military chief of the country has been arrested in a probe into alleged corruption in defence procurement.

Hurdle for going cashless? Since 2014, 250 days without Internet
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

The government has been aggressively pushing a cashless — or less-cash — economy. But for cashless technologies to work, a strong, uninterrupted Internet is essential.

Exchange racket busted, two bank officials held: ED
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

The agency has arrested two managers of Axis Bank's Kashmiri Gate branch in Delhi and recovered gold bars weighing more than 3 kg. Axis Bank has suspended both officials.

Pathankot terror attack: MoS Hansraj Ahir’s claim a conjecture, says BSF director general
Thu, Dec 01, 2016

MoS Hansraj Ahir said terrorists entered from Punjab border, BSF DG K K Sharma says no ‘breach on fence’.

Base movement of terror: 2 more arrested for court blasts
Wed, Nov 30, 2016

They seem to be particularly incensed by the treatment meted out to Muslims in jails.

NIA arrests 3 ‘Base Movement’ men for court blasts
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

The three youths are suspected to be part of a group of five men led by a software engineer from Chennai.

Zakir Naik NGO ‘planned’ Rs 25 lakh aid to Rajiv trust via hospital which didn’t pass it on
Fri, Nov 25, 2016

Mumbai hospital says it was asked to transfer the money but used it for ‘hospital expenditure’.

CBI examines reference from ED to probe Moin Qureshi
Fri, Nov 18, 2016

CBI officials said the agency was examining the reference and the allegations in it.

Embraer aircraft deal: ED registers money laundering case
Thu, Nov 17, 2016

ED sources said that the agency has filed a criminal complaint under provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) based on a CBI FIR filed in this case last month.

Excise dept asks jewellers to furnish details of stocks
Sun, Nov 13, 2016

The DGCEI has sent letters to jewellers across the country to furnish details “of stock and sale of all kinds of gold and articles of gold jewellery during the last four days”.

In 7 yrs, NIA working on 24 fake note cases
Sun, Nov 13, 2016

In fact, the first case the agency handled after it was set up in the aftermath of the November 2008 Mumbai terror attacks was an FICN case.