40,000 pilgrims perform Amarnath Yatra in three days: Officials

Jammu, July 5  Since its beginning on July 2, 40,000 pilgrims have performed the Amarnath Yatra as another batch of 1,924 pilgrims left Jammu for the Valley on Tuesday.

An official of the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) told IANS, “40,000 Yatris have performed the Amarnath Yatra…

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ED issues summons to Karti Chidambaram

New Delhi, Jul 5 (PTI) ED has issued summons to Karti Chidambaram, son of former Finance Minister P Chidamabram, in connection with its money laundering probe in the Aircel-Maxis deal of the 2G scam.

Officials said the agency had issued a notice to Karti to present himself in person…

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Post selfie session with PM, Indian contingent gears up for Rio

New Delhi, July 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gave send offs to the Indian athletes who will represent the country at the forthcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

At the event organised at the Manekshaw Centre, Prime Minister Modi was seen interacting with the sportspersons and…

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Centre suppressing evidence of graft against Sheila Dikshit: Delhi minister

New Delhi, July 4  The Narendra Modi government has been suppressing evidence of corruption against former Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit under a “deal” with the Congress, city Water Minister Kapil Mishra said on Monday.
Mishra is set to be questioned on Monday by the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) in…

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Modi to recast ministerial council on Tuesday, 9 new faces likely

New Delhi July 4  Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to reshuffle his council of ministers on Tuesday and induct nine new faces in what will be the first such major exercise since he took over the reins in May 2014, party sources said.

“Cabinet expansion tomorrow (Tuesday) at…

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