NIA officer probing JK cases gets extension

NIA officer probing JK cases gets extension

New Delhi: Senior NIA officer G P Singh, probing militant funding cases in Jammu and Kashmir and in Northeastern region, was Monday given two years extension, according to an official order. Singh, a 1991 batch IPS officer of Assam-Meghalaya cadre, is working as Inspector General (Intelligence) in the National Investigation Agency (NIA). The Appointments Committee […]

Both Cong, Pakistan want Modi removed from Indian politics: BJP

Both Cong, Pakistan want Modi removed from Indian politics: BJP

NEW DELHI: Escalating its attack on the Congress, the BJP Monday drew a parallel between the opposition party and Pakistani leaders, saying both want Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed from Indian politics. Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Sambit Patra read out tweets attacking Modi posted by Pakistani leaders, including its Prime Minister Imran Khan and present […]

Petition moved in HC against triple talaq ordinance

Mumbai: A former municipal councillor, a city-based NGO and an advocate have jointly approached the Bombay High Court challenging provisions of an ordinance that makes the practice of instant triple talaq a punishable offence. President Ram Nath Kovind had last Wednesday signed the ordinance, according to which giving instant triple talaq has been made illegal […]

Police stations to get special kits to probe rape cases

Police stations to get special kits to probe rape cases

New Delhi: Police stations in the country will soon have special kits to collect blood and semen samples, besides other evidence, to carry out immediate investigation into sexual assault cases, officials said Sunday. The Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kits (SAECK) or ‘rape investigation kits’ are designed to carry out immediate medico-legal investigation and aid in […]

Rafale deal will not be cancelled, wait for CAG report: Jaitley

Rafale deal will not be cancelled, wait for CAG report: Jaitley

NEW DELHI: Rejecting allegations of a scam in the Rafale fighter plane deal, Finance Minister Arun Jaitely on Sunday said that whether the planes are bought at a higher rate or not is a matter for the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) to examine. He asserted, irrespective of the allegations, the Rafale deal will not […]

1 2 3 313