Archive for May 1st, 2019

Nirav Modi to make another bail plea in UK court on May 8

London, May 1 (PTI) Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi would make another bail plea on May 8 at the UK court where he is undergoing extradition proceedings to India in the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money laundering charges amounting to up to USD 2 billion.

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Modi goes overboard

The PM’s boast of having 40 TMC MLAs in BJP’s kitty amounts to an endorsement of horse-trading

Frankly, outrageous statements made by political leaders during the ongoing Lok Sabha election are such a flood that temperance is more an exception than the rule. And though the Election…

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Naxal attack: Pawar says Maharashtra CM should resign

Mumbai, May 1 (PTI) NCP chief Sharad Pawar Wednesday demanded Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ resignation following the IED blast carried out by Naxals in Gadchiroli in which 15 policemen and a civilian died.

Fadnavis holds the home portfolio and “he should step down immediately”, Pawar tweeted.

“Those who feel…

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Mamata supporting those who wish to divide India: Shah

 Kalyani  May 1 PTI: Stepping up its attack on Mamata Banerjee, BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday said the West Bengal chief minister has extended her support to those who wish to separate Kashmir from India.

Addressing a rally here in Bongaon Lok Sabha constituency, Shah said the BJP will…

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Four members of Sikh family shot dead in US

Washington  May 1:  Four members of a Sikh family, including three women, have been fatally shot in their home in the US, authorities said.

The victims who died of gunshot wounds in their home in a suburban Ohio community were found by another relative who called the police, West Chester…

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Mughal road opened for one-way traffic after four months

Jammu, May 1 (PTI) The Mughal road, an alternate link between Kashmir and rest of the country, was Wednesday opened for traffic after remaining closed for four months owing to heavy snowfall during winter, officials said.

The traffic on the 84-km mountainous road, connecting the twin districts of Poonch…

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Wadia controversy: COA to discuss the issue on May 3

New Delhi, May 1 (PTI) IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia’s suspended jail sentence of two years for illegal possession of drugs in Japan is likely to come up for discussion during the Committee of Administrators’ (COA) next meeting in Mumbai on Friday.

Wadia was arrested…

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