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Ponzi scam: Karnataka ex-BJP minister G Janardhana Reddy arrested

The former mining baron was produced before a magistrate Sunday evening and was remanded in judicial custody for 14 days.

Madhya Pradesh: Congress tie-up with tribal outfit hinges on one seat

The national convener of JAYS Dr Hiralal Alawa told The Indian Express on Wednesday that the progress of the alliance talks depends on Kukshi, a tribal-dominated seat held by the Congress for more than last three decades.

Mumbai man shot dead, shooter escapes

Manoj Mourya was shot from behind on Senapati Bapat Road around 7.30 AM and died during treatment at the civic-run KEM Hospital, the DCP said. The unidentified shooter managed to escape from the spot.

Must define violence against children in larger context, says Justice Madan Lokur

Justice Lokur said, “We need to look at violence against children in a much larger context and not just in the traditional way of physical violence, child sexual abuse, and so on."

Kerala church row: Jacobites seek govt intervention to resolve century-old dispute

On March 19, the Supreme Court headed by Justice Arun Misra issued yet another order upholding its July 3 verdict, but the Jacobite leaders said it was done “without considering the arguments of our counsels and the scope of the case”.

Bengaluru: Another case against ‘fake news’ website owner Mahesh Vikram Hegde, BJP leader his lawyer

Arrested on March 29 for a “fake news” post that claimed that a Jain monk had been attacked by a Muslim youth, Hegde is now facing four cases.

Babus to get PM’s award for promoting digital payments

The civil services day is celebrated on April 21, every year, where bureaucrats rededicate themselves to public service and awards for excellence in public administration are also conferred.

Karnataka Congress leader threatens to set govt office on fire in Bengaluru

Narayanaswamy, a close aide of Congress MLA Byrati Basavaraj, took the extreme step after an official rejected a 'fake' document submitted by him.

Crowds throng centres to check draft NRC, many Nellie Muslims not on the list

The NRC was last updated in Assam in 1951. Then it had recorded 80 lakh citizens in the state.

Railway push to heritage conservation: Steam engines to return to mountains

Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani announced Saturday that the mountain lines where trains are currently pulled by diesel engines will instead host steam engines.

Utkal Express derailment: Pending probe, 11 dismissed trackmen now suspended

The 11 trackmen were handed a memo for dismissal under Rule 14 (II) of Railway Servants (Discipline and Appeal) Rules, 1968, after the accident.

Law ministry mulls change in commercial courts law

The proposed change will enable the state governments in these places to designate a commercial court with pecuniary jurisdiction not less than Rs 3 lakh and not more than Rs 1 crore.