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India, Netherlands agree to boost trade, cooperate across multiple sectors

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on India, Netherlands agree to boost trade, cooperate across multiple sectors

New Delhi, May 24 (IANS): India and The Netherlands on Thursday agreed to boost bilateral trade and investment and strengthen cooperation across multiple sectors, including agriculture and food processing, water management and science and technology, following a bilateral summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte. Jointly addressing the media with […]

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After carcass meat, now rotten fish seized in Kolkata

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on After carcass meat, now rotten fish seized in Kolkata

Kolkata, May 24 (IANS): After the exposure of a racket in the sale of carcass meat collected from dumpyards, the civic authorities on Thursday seized around 70 kg of rotten fish during a surprise check on the city’s southern outskirts. A shop was sealed by the Budge Budge Municipality officials on charge of storing rotten […]

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Full five-year term for Kumaraswamy still not discussed— Dy CM

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on Full five-year term for Kumaraswamy still not discussed— Dy CM

Bengaluru, May 24 (PTI): A day ahead of the trust vote, Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara today said the Congress-JD(S) coalition was yet to discuss modalities about H D Kumaraswamy continuing as Chief Minister for a full five year term. “We have not yet discussed those modalities,” he said in response to a question […]

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PNB fraud: ED charge-sheet names Nirav, 23 others

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on PNB fraud: ED charge-sheet names Nirav, 23 others

Mumbai, May 24 (IANS): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday filed a charge-sheet against fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi and 23 others, including his father, sister and brother-in-law, in the over INR 13,400 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam. The fraud was committed during 2011-2017 by illegally issuing Letters of Undertaking (LoUs) and Foreign Letters […]

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Nipah kills one more in Kerala; public meetings banned, exams put off

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on Nipah kills one more in Kerala; public meetings banned, exams put off

Kozhikode/Malappuram (Kerala),May 24 (IANS): With the death of one more patient on Thursday morning, the Nipah virus has claimed 12 lives in Kerala till now, while a fresh case of a nursing student in Kozhikode testing positive has surfaced, officials said. Death of Moosa was confirmed at a private hospital where he was being treated. […]

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TN firing toll 13; Stalin, CM trade accusations on violence

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation, Top News  /  Comments Off on TN firing toll 13; Stalin, CM trade accusations on violence

Chennai/Tuticorin, May 24 (PTI): The death toll from police firing at Tuticorin today went up to 13, even as cases were registered against opposition leaders, including DMK’s M K Stalin and actor-politician Kamal Haasan for defying probibitory orders, officials said. Over 100 people were arrested for protesting police firing on Tuesday and Wednesday in the […]

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Kumaraswamy takes oath as non-BJP opposition puts up unity show

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation, Top News  /  Comments Off on Kumaraswamy takes oath as non-BJP opposition puts up unity show

Bengaluru, May 23 (IANS): JD-S leader H.D. Kumaraswamy was on Wednesday sworn in as the Chief Minister of Karnataka here in a ceremony that brought together leaders of anti-BJP parties on a single platform exactly a year ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The swearing in ceremony in the forecourt of the imposing Vidhan […]

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One more killed in TN, death toll is 12

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation, Top News  /  Comments Off on One more killed in TN, death toll is 12

Thoothukudi (Tamil Nadu), May 23 (IANS): One more person was killed in fresh police firing here on Wednesday as the killing of 11 people protesting against the Sterlite Copper Smelting plant a day earlier sparked calls for the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s resignation. Worried over the persistent mass anger, the authorities suspended Internet in the […]

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CBI registers FIR in SSC paper leak, raids 12 locations

By   /  May 23, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on CBI registers FIR in SSC paper leak, raids 12 locations

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS): Three months after the alleged paper leak of an examination conducted by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC), the CBI has registered an FIR and conducted raids at multiple locations across the country, an official said on Wednesday. The agency on Wednesday raided 12 locations, including the Offices of Sify Technologies […]

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Modi, Dutch PM to hold bilateral summit today

By   /  May 23, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on Modi, Dutch PM to hold bilateral summit today

New Delhi, May 23 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a bilateral summit with his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte here on Thursday during which all issues of interest between the India and the Netherlands will be discussed. The meeting will be held soon after Rutte’s arrival here on Thursday morning on a two-day visit […]

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