Sunday, Dec 04, 2022



‘Negligence of officers’: Court orders re-investigation of MNREGA funds misuse

October 03, 2021 10:17 am

Hearing an application submitted by Assistant Public Prosecutor (APP) Yogesh Gosai, seeking trial under PCA, 1988, the court raised questions on why the Mahisagar district police had not followed the provisions to investigate cases of “evident corruption by public servants”

Bengal got most funds under MNREGA: Subrata Mukherjee

June 30, 2015 12:14 am

In Bengal, out of 100 days of employment guaranteed under MGNREGA, on an average, people had worked for 34 days.

Centre biased in MNREGA fund release: UP Minister

May 18, 2013 3:30 am

State Rural Development Minister Arvind Kumar Singh “Gope” on Friday alleged that the Centre was biased in release of funds to Uttar Pradesh under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme.

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Ajmal apologises for ‘hurting sentiments’; parties link his comments to Gujarat polls

December 4, 2022 10:06:21 am

Ajmal's political detractors were quick to link his remarks to the Gujarat Assembly poll and alleged that the AIUDF chief was toeing the BJP line to "rescue" the right-wing party, which is seeking to retain power in the western state

Rio Ferdinand lauds Lionel Messi’s ‘individual display’ against Australia

Updated: December 4, 2022 10:05:10 am

Messi has put on the best individual performance we have seen at this World Cup by a mile, says Ferdinand.

Consider plea for job to wife of Covid-19 victim: Madras HC

December 4, 2022 10:05:03 am

The petitioner's husband, a doctor, died while on Covid duty in November 2020.

Exisiting search panels for MU, SPPU and KKSU V-Cs dissolved

Updated: December 4, 2022 10:03:12 am

Last month, the state Cabinet had decided to amend the Act, which also has provision for the formation of such search committees.

Cattle carcass found in Ludhiana dairy, owner says cows killed over old rivalry

December 4, 2022 9:59:54 am

Owner of the dairy, Manohar Masih, alleged that his three neighbours, including a woman, poisoned his cows to death over old rivalry.

Mon killings: A year later | ‘Not dead, nor alive… just suffering’

Updated: December 4, 2022 9:59:16 am

The white truck, the missing thumb, the cool guy who is now a zinda lash, the bullet marks — daily reminders in Oting of December 4, 2021, when 13 villagers were killed in an Army ambush followed by a clash. The Sunday Express goes back to the Nagaland village where it’s hard to move on: “If only it was that easy”.

Tavleen Singh writes: The G20 moment

Updated: December 4, 2022 9:58:09 am

Words like unity and diversity have been tossed about in the past week, but something else was going on under the surface. Two BJP chief ministers popped up on TV to declare in different ways that Indian Muslims must learn to behave.

Twitter exec says moving fast on moderation, as harmful content surges

Updated: December 4, 2022 9:56:45 am

Twitter is also more aggressively restricting abuse-prone hashtags and search results in areas including child exploitation, regardless of potential impacts on "benign uses" of those terms, said Twitter Vice President of Trust and Safety Product Ella Irwin.

Delhi MCD Elections Live Updates: 1,349 candidates in fray for 250 seats as voting for Delhi MCD elections begins

Updated: December 4, 2022 9:51:59 am

Delhi MCD Polls 2022 News Live Updates, December 4, 2022: Deploying nearly 1 lakh staff across 13,665 (approx) polling stations, the State Election Commission of Delhi has made elaborate arrangements for the high-stakes MCD election.

P Chidambaram writes: Hard talk, hard times

Updated: December 4, 2022 9:50:03 am

I believe that the Executive cannot be totally excluded from the process of selecting potential judges. I also believe, given the current state of partisan, vindictive and majoritarian politics, the Executive cannot be entrusted with the sole power to select potential judges. Both Judiciary and Executive must find a place in NJAC 2.0