No connection with Kangana Ranaut, says NCP chief Sharad Pawar

The NCP (Nationalist Congress Party) chief Sharad Pawar on Friday clarified that he has no connection with the building that houses Kangana Ranaut’s office in Mumbai that was partially demolished by the BMC recently after the actor’s controversial comments. Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials demolished portions of Ranaut’s property, alleging structural violations, […]

‘You don’t demolish Dawood’s home’: Fadnavis’ jibe at Sena over Kangana

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Devendra Fadnavis on Friday accused the Shiv Sena of blowing the Kangana Ranaut issue ‘out of proportion.’ Fadnavis took a jibe at Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray’s party, saying that while it ordered the demolition of the Bollywood actor’s office in Mumbai, it won’t demolish […]

Sushant Singh Rajput death: Court rejects bail plea of Rhea, Showik and four others

A special court constituted under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act on Friday. It rejected the bail applications of Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik and four other persons arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for their alleged involvement in a drugs case allegedly linked to Rajput’s death. […]

Urgent need for Pakistan to take immediate, irreversible action against terror groups: Indo-US joint statement

India and the US have called on Pakistan to take “immediate, sustained and irreversible action” to ensure that Pakistani territory isn’t used for terror attacks and to speedily bring to justice the perpetrators of the 2008 Mumbai and 2016 Pathankot attacks. The two countries also underscored the need for concerted action […]

Virtual courts can aid in distributive justice by ensuring accessibility and affordability: Bhupender Yadav

A department-related standing committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice headed by Bhupender Yadav, a member of the Rajya Sabha (RS) and the national general secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Friday suggested that virtual court proceedings should be allowed to continue beyond the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) […]

Development of Brahma Kamal Vatika underway in Kedarnath

To meet the high demand of Brahma Kamal flower for offering at the shrine, Kedarnath Wildlife Division is developing a Brahma Kamal Vatika (garden) in Kedarnath valley. Amit Kanwar, Divisional Forest Officer, Kedarnath Wildlife Division, told ANI that in the coming year the demand of the Brahma Kamal flower, which is offered at the holy shrine of Kedarnath, will be met by […]