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CBI, ED to summon Chanda Kochhar, others soon

CBI, ED to summon Chanda Kochhar, others soon

New Delhi: The CBI and the ED are likely to issue the summons for questioning former ICICI Bank CEO and MD Chanda Kochhar, her husband Deepak Kochhar and industrialist V.N. Dhoot in connection with the Rs 3,250-crore loan case involving the Videocon Group and ICICI Bank, CBI sources said on[Read More…]

AgustaWestland: Saxena's interim bail extended till Feb 25

AgustaWestland: Saxena’s interim bail extended till Feb 25

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday extended the interim bail granted to Dubai-based businessman Rajiv Saxena till February 25 in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case. Special Judge Arvind Kumar also reserved order on his regular bail plea. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has not opposed Saxena’s bail plea on[Read More…]

IOC suspends India from hosting Olympic qualifying events

IOC suspends India from hosting Olympic qualifying events

New Delhi: In a major setback for India, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday suspended all Indian applications to host future Olympic-related events until New Delhi guarantees in writing the entry of all participants. The IOC measure comes after two Pakistani shooters were denied visas to compete in the[Read More…]

Delegates from 185 countries partake in Kumbh festivities

Delegates from 185 countries partake in Kumbh festivities

Prayagraj: Two hundred and twenty delegates from 185 countries across the world landed in Prayagraj on Friday to take part in the ongoing Kumbh Mela, an official said. These visitors are part of a delegation of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) that was invited specially for the religious[Read More…]

PMO has 'no record' of Modi's media interactions: RTI

PMO has ‘no record’ of Modi’s media interactions: RTI

Mumbai: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) apparently has no records of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s media interactions for over four years, an RTI query revealed here on Friday. Mumbai-based RTI activist Anil Galgali had posed the query on December 8, 2018, seeking full details of Modi’s media interactions, live interviews[Read More…]

Narendra Modi is Prime Time Minister, not PM: Rahul Gandhi

Narendra Modi is Prime Time Minister, not PM: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling him ‘Prime Time Minister’ and said that when people were crying over the deaths in Pulwama, Modi was indulging “gleefully” in a photoshoot. “Three hours after the news of the killing of 40[Read More…]

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