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Next up, Lalit Modi? Vijay Mallya's arrest ignites buzz on former IPL Commissioner

Lalit Modi, after the 2010 season of IPL, was suspended by the BCCI for alleged misappropriation of funds apart from indiscipline.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London; gets bail

The 61-year-old liquor baron, wanted in India for defaulting on loans, was arrested after he appeared at a central London police station this morning.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Oil tankers ambushed along Manipur highway; no casualty reported

The police officials suspect that it could be an extortion threat to the oil transporters.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Plea in Delhi High Court for directions to Centre to secure Kulbhushan Jadhav's release

The petition sought direction to the Ministry of External Affairs and the Ministry of Home Affairs to approach the International Court of Justice for providing consular access to Jadhav.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Chidambaram accuses ED of making 'wild allegations' against his son Karti

A show cause notice has been issued by the ED to Karti Chidambaram and a firm purportedly linked to him for alleged FEMA violations of Rs 45 crore.   

published : 18 Apr 2017

US National Security Advisor HR McMaster meets PM Modi, reviews bilateral ties

The US NSA landed in New Delhi from his talks in Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif and some top officials, where strained relations between India and Pakistan were came up for discussion.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Manipur Congress MLA Ginsuanhau joins BJP

Ginsuanhau was elected from Singhat constituency of Churachandpur district on Congress ticket in the recent state assembly polls.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Defence experts slam Pakistan for denying consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

Defence expert Qamar Agha said Pakistan court should be trusted as they have their allegiance towards the army.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Navy rescues 4 from tugboat off Mumbai coast

The tugboat Sonika, with four on board had run aground on rocks in the waters off Raj Bhavan during low tide late on Monday night and had begun to flood. 

published : 18 Apr 2017

Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari accorded ceremonial welcome

This is Bhandari's first foreign tour after assuming office in October 2015. 

published : 18 Apr 2017

Shiv Sena supports Sonu Nigam's Twitter rant against 'azaan'

Whoever has tweeted is not important but talking on noise pollution and its effects on people is an important matter to be looked into, said Shiv Sena MP Manisha Kayande.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Soldier killed in Pakistan firing in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir

The soldier was killed in Mendhar sector of the LoC in a sniper fire from the Pakistani side late on Monday evening, police sources said.

published : 18 Apr 2017

Enforcement Directorate notice to Karti Chidambaram for alleged forex violation

The Enforcement Directorate has issued a show-cause notice to Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Minister P Chidambaram, and a firm controlled by him for alleged violation of Foreign Exchange Mana

published : 18 Apr 2017

Another ‘summer of unrest’ in Jammu and Kashmir?

Pakistani-backed separatists have reportedly told traders and local community to garner support to their ‘cause’ for this year also.

published : 18 Apr 2017

No consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav: Pakistan army

Pakistan's army ruled out consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, days after India made a strong case for access to the prisoner on death row.

published : 17 Apr 2017