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J&K exchequer owes Dal Lake expert committee Rs 35 lakh

The High Court order, which was passed on September 18, noted that the Central government had spent close to Rs 400 crore on the lake over the past 15 years without any tangible results.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: CBI arrests doctor accused of ‘injecting sedatives’ to inmates

Brajesh Thakur, who was doing some social work in Kudani, knew Dr Kumar “very well” and “only confided in him” to conduct check-up of girls, sources said. 

Muzaffarpur shelter home abuse case: Manju Verma surrenders, in judicial custody till Dec 1

The minister, who was also being sought by the CBI in Muzaffarpur shelter abuse case, surrendered only after the state police attached her property on the directions of a Begusarai court on November 16.

Maharashtra: 30,000 farmers, tribals to hit the streets today, AAP lends support

Farmers and tribals from North Maharashtra, Vidarbha, Ahmednagar and other parts of the state will take part in the protest. Water conservationist Dr Rajendra Singh, MP Raju Shetty and others will also participate in the rally.

Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet train: Maharashtra CM Fadnavis-led MMRDA eyes land near corridor

MMRDA wants state to expand its jurisdiction, seeks special status to regulate construction near train corridor.

Blast near ammunition depot in Maharashtra kills 6 people

A defence official said that as the Ordnance Factory in Khamaria does not have the adequate facility needed for controlled destruction, it was brought for controlled destruction near CAD Pulgaon.

2015 quota stir: Gujarat court frames sedition charge against Hardik Patel, 2 aides

If convicted, the maximum sentence for sedition is life imprisonment.

Bihar gives nod to 27 per cent salary hike for legislators

The cumulative salary, with sundry allowances and house rent of a legislator, has now gone up from Rs 1,57,500 to Rs 2,00,000 per month.

Hurriyat leader shot dead in Anantnag

A statement by the joint separatist leadership, comprising of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and Yasin Malik, blamed the government for killing and called for a complete shutdown in the Valley on Thursday.

Two soldiers injured in Pak shelling in J&K

Pakistani soldiers also resorted to mortar shelling at Balakote sector in Poonch district, following which authorities issued an order to close schools that falling along the LoC in Degwar, Ajote, Malti and Karmara areas of the district.

H1N1 cases highest in Maharashtra: Govt introduces treatment protocols for doctors

Pune and Nashik districts form the bulk of cases.

Four Hizbul militants killed in Shopian encounter, jawan succumbs to injuries

At least six militants were killed in the district this week, and militants abducted at least eight civilians from different villages and killed two of them on suspicion of being informers.


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