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Jitender Maan Gogi: India gangster shot dead in Delhi court

Two men posing as lawyers shot dead a notorious gangster inside a courtroom in India’s capital, Delhi. They opened fire at Jitender Maan Gogi inside the courtroom in Rohini where a case was being heard against him. Officials say police ...

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PM-CARES Fund not a fund of Government of India, Delhi HC told

The submission was made in response to a petition seeking that PM-CARES Fund be declared as ‘The State’ under Article 12 of the Constitution. PRIME MINISTER’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situation Fund (PM-CARES Fund), a charitable trust under ...

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Mundra Port: Nearly three tonnes of heroin seized at Gujarat port

Indian anti-smuggling intelligence officials have seized nearly three tonnes of heroin – reportedly worth around $2.7bn (£1.9bn) – in a major operation at a port in Gujarat state. Forensic testing is still under way to determine the exact value of ...

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India likely to block Chinese investment in LIC’s mega IPO

Ten investment banks including Goldman Sachs, Citigroup and SBI Capital Market have been chosen to handle the LIC IPO. While the government is planning to allow foreign investors to participate in what is likely to be the country’s biggest-ever IPO ...

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Punjab to get its first Dalit chief minister: Who is Charanjit Singh Channi?

Congress high command announced on Sunday the appointment of Charanjit Singh Channi as the new CM of Punjab. He will be the state’s first Dalit chief minister. Charanjit Singh Channi will be Punjab’s new chief minister, the Congress announced today, ...

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‘Event over’: Rahul Gandhi takes dig at govt over record Covid-19 vaccinations

Gandhi shared a graph of the vaccination trend in the last 10 days as per data from the CoWin website to show the decline in inoculations after the record. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday took a swipe at the ...

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Petrol, Diesel Rates May Rise With Surge In International Oil Prices

Average international crude oil prices had fallen by more than $3 per barrel in August as compared to the previous month. A surge in international oil prices may translate into an increase in the retail selling price of petrol and ...

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KEC International acquires Spur Infrastructure for ₹62 crores

The acquisition is expected to be completed within 60 days from the date of agreement. Mumbai: Infrastructure major KEC International Ltd. an RPG Group Company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% equity in Spur Infrastructure Private Limited for ...

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India to raise new ‘rocket force’ for missiles: Gen Bipin Rawat

General Bipin Rawat urged that India needs an integrated security architecture to handle the two hostile neighbors- China and Afghanistan, non-contact technological warfare and internal security challenges. This comes after India must be wary of China aggressively entering Afghanistan after ...

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Months after he slammed system, India’s javelin coach for Tokyo sacked

On Monday, AFI president Adille Sumariwalla said after a performance review of athletes and coaches at the two-day executive council meeting that Uwe Hohn, was being “sent home”. Uwe Hohn, the German great hired in 2017 to coach javelin star ...

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Women Only for Ola’s E-Scooter Factory Which Is World’s Largest

Led by Bhavish Aggarwal, the e-mobility business is a follow-up to ride-hailing startup Ola, which is expected to make its debut on public markets next year. Ola Electric Mobility Pvt’s new electric-scooter factory aims to build 10 million two-wheelers annually, ...

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Senior BJP leader Bhupendra Patel is new Gujarat chief minister

Gandhinagar, Sep 12 (IANS): Senior BJP leader Bhupendra Patel was on Sunday elected the new Gujarat Chief Minister, replacing Vijay Rupani, who abruptly resigned on Saturday. The MLA from Ahmedabad’s Ghatlodia, Patel was earlier Chairman of the Ahmedabad Urban Development Authority. ...

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As Ford takes the exit route from India, dealers urge govt to step in

Leaving only ‘Ford Business Solutions’ operational in the country, Ford India’s decision to cease manufacturing vehicles for sale in India immediately will affect thousands of employees directly and hundreds of others in related sectors, they said. Days after Ford announced its ...

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Air India Express: Deadly plane crash blamed on human error

Pilot error and failure to follow safety guidelines probably led to the crash of an Air India Express plane in August last year, investigators say. The passenger plane with 190 people on board crashed at the Calicut airport in the ...

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