ED attaches Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut’s properties in Rs 1,034 cr land scam case

The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday attached Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut’s properties in connection with Rs 1,034 crore Patra Chawl land scam case, the law enforcement agency said. The properties attached include Raut’s Alibaug plot and one flat in Dadar, Mumbai. Speaking to reporters today, Raut said, “I am not the one who will […]

I&B Ministry blocks 22 YouTube channels for spreading disinformation related to India

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, utilizing the emergency powers under the IT Rules, 2021, has issued orders for blocking 22 YouTube-based news channels, three Twitter accounts, one Facebook account, and one news website for spreading disinformation related to India’s national security and foreign relations. A statement issued by the […]

Army Chief Gen Naravane discusses defence ties with Singapore Defence Minister

Indian Army chief General Manoj M Naravane called on Singaporean Defence Minister Dr Ng Eng Hen on Tuesday and discussed regional geopolitical developments between the two countries. The strong and long-standing bilateral defence relationship between both nations was re-affirmed during the meeting, the Indian Army said. “General MM Naravane #COAS […]

IPL 2022: RR’s Jos Buttler can destroy opposing captain’s plans if he gets going, says Morne Morkel

Former South African pacer Morne Morkel believes Rajasthan Royals’ star opener Jos Buttler is one of those batters who can put the opposing captain’s plans and strategies in disarray with his destructive batting. While speaking about the England batter’s match-winning century against Mumbai Indians in his previous game in IPL 2022, Morkel said on ‘Cricket Live’ […]

Sri Lanka’s Opposition leader Premadasa calls for abolishing Executive Presidential system

Amid the unprecedented economic crisis in Sri Lanka, the leader of the Opposition, Sajith Premadasa has called for abolishing the Executive Presidential system. “For nearly 20 years every leader promised to abolish the Executive Presidency but only strengthened it,” Premadasa said in a strongly-worded speech in parliament on Tuesday reminding […]