SC declines to stay Sabarimala verdict, temple opens Saturday, review in Jan
November 14, 2018 5:24:39 am

The Bench made it clear that it was not staying its September 28 verdict saying: “We make it clear that there is no stay of the judgment and order of this Court dated 28th September 2018, passed in Writ Petition (Civil) No.373 of 2006 (Indian Young Lawyers Association & Ors. vs. The State of Kerala & Ors).”

J&K Panchayat polls: PoK woman who came to Valley under govt rehab scheme elected Sarpanch
November 14, 2018 7:29:27 am

Arifa Begum, 35, who has been living in the Valley for nearly eight years now, contested the elections from Khumriyal area. She is married to Ghulam Mohammed Mir, a resident of Khumriyal in Kupwara.

November 14, 2018 4:45:53 am

Zakia said the Supreme Court had directed that she should be given an opportunity to file a protest petition in case the SIT decided to submit a closure report.

Google plans to share information on who pays for poll ads in India
November 14, 2018 7:11:19 am

Speaking to The Indian Express, Google India’s Director of Trust and Safety, Sunita Mohanty, said the company has put in place a global framework and will also establish tools to check the spread of fake news pertaining to elections.

Janardhan Reddy held for accepting Rs 20 crore, aide promises money back
November 14, 2018 7:26:37 am

In a sworn affidavit presented to a magistrate during the course of a bail hearing for Janardhan Reddy, his former personal assistant Mehfuz Ali Khan made the offer to return the money to the owners of Ambident Marketing Pvt Ltd.

Restrictions on banks: RBI and govt work to narrow their gap
November 14, 2018 7:17:27 am

The RBI board is slated to meet on November 19. The central bank is expected to provide some breathing space to state-owned banks by allowing early exit from PCA for those banks that show trend reversal in their net non performing assets (net NPA)

J&K BJP leader's killing: Two Hizbul men named as killers, one govt staffer detained
November 14, 2018 7:20:07 am

Police sources said a woman from Dachhan is also being questioned, as call detail records showed that her SIM card was near the site of the killings on November 1.

Flipkart CEO and co-founder Binny Bansal quits after sexual misconduct allegation
November 14, 2018 7:14:23 am

Bansal is the biggest name in corporate India to resign in the wake of the #MeToo movement that has swept across the country, particularly in film, media and entertainment.

CEO of Dassault counters Rahul: I don’t lie... new Rafale 9% cheaper
November 14, 2018 6:19:57 am

Dassault Aviation CEO Eric Trappier Tuesday reiterated that his company had chosen Reliance as an offset partner, and denied allegations of corruption in the Rafale jet deal with India saying it was a "clean deal".

Countdown has begun for culprits: Harsimrat Kaur Badal
November 13, 2018 6:43:09 pm

The state education department is blaming the ‘no-detention policy’ under Right to Education Act (RTE) due to which no student is detained or failed till Class VIII.

CVC submits Alok Verma report, pulled up by Supreme Court over delay
November 13, 2018 6:45:07 am

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta handed over the report in sealed covers to a bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and Justice S K Kaul. They took it on record and fixed November 16 for hearing the matter next.

Bastar votes amid IEDs and Maoist threats: ‘How many fingers can dadalog chop off?’
November 13, 2018 9:31:20 am

The man cannot be named for it is a matter of life and death. He will try not to unclasp his hands for the next two days because the colour on the tip of his index finger is also a matter of life and death. For he is the voter of Madenda.

Rafale deal, PM Modi, NDA government, Congress, Rafale fighter jet, India news, Indian Express news
November 13, 2018 8:10:39 pm

Pricing details of 36 Rafale fighters being bought from France submitted in sealed cover to Supreme Court. On October 31, hearing PILs questioning the government-to-government deal between India and France for purchase of 36 Rafale aircraft in flyaway condition.

Narendra Dabholkar murder: CBI invokes UAPA to slap terror charges
November 13, 2018 8:10:17 pm

In a report submitted to a Pune court Monday, the CBI invoked the UAPA’s Section 15, which defines a “terrorist act”, and Section 16, which states that if the “act” results in death, the punishment is either the death sentence or life imprisonment.

November 13, 2018 5:23:48 am

Receiving the first inland container cargo, the Prime Minister said the arrival of the vessel in Varanasi means that eastern Uttar Pradesh has now been connected to the Bay of Bengal.

DRI probes domestic aviation majors for alleged duty evasion
November 13, 2018 6:46:55 am

Under the norms, parts of aircraft classified under customs tariff heading 8803 attract 5 per cent IGST while the IGST applicable on other goods is between 18 per cent and 28 per cent, depending on its classification.

Kerala govt calls all-party meet to discuss Sabarimala
November 13, 2018 3:56:24 pm

On Tuesday, a batch of 48 review petitions will be taken up in-chamber by a bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, and Justices R F Nariman, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra.

Ananth Kumar never lost a poll, built bridges across divide
November 13, 2018 7:14:56 am

Ever since he won the seat for the BJP in 1996 for the first time, among the reasons Ananth Kumar never lost even when the BJP fared badly in the rest of Karnataka, was the astute politician’s ability to forge alliances across party lines.

Countdown has begun for culprits: Harsimrat Kaur Badal
November 13, 2018 1:34:05 pm

The state education department is blaming the ‘no-detention policy’ under Right to Education Act (RTE) due to which no student is detained or failed till Class VIII.

November 12, 2018 10:34:41 am

The farmer said that landsharks had encroached the gauchar (community grazing land) in his village and had, in the process, blocked the access to his agricultural field.