Cong demands CBI probe into Jay Shah row

Panaji, Oct 12 (PTI) The Congress today demanded an inquiry by the CBI into a media report alleging that the turnover of a firm of BJP president Amit Shah’s son Jay grew manifold after the saffron party came to power in 2014.

The charge has been rejected by the…

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Cabinet approves change in status of international marine body

New Delhi, Oct 12:  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA) to change its status from an NGO to Inter-Governmental Organization (IGO).

An official release said the move will foster “safe, economic and efficient movement of…

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Mukul Roy quits Trinamool, slams dynastic politics

New Delhi, Oct 12 (PTI) Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Mukul Roy, once a confidant of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, today quit the party and the Rajya Sabha, accusing her of running a one-man show and propagating dynastic politics.

Roy, who was suspended for six years for “anti…

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Corruption charges against Jay Shah 'baseless': Minister

Kochi, Oct 10 :  The Congress’s allegations of corruption against Jay Shah, son of BJP President Amit Shah, are baseless, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Tuesday.

Jay Shah had done nothing wrong in his business, Prasad told media persons here.

“What’s happening now is that a conspiracy…

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Shamli tragedy: UP CM orders inquiry, directs DM to help ailing children

Shamli (Uttar Pradesh)  October 10 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday directed that an inquiry be launched by the Commissioner of Saharanpur into the toxic emission in Shamli district that led to more than 200 children of the Sarswati Shishu Mandir falling sick.

The chief minister has…

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