Opposition leaders protest in Vidhan Bhavan premises against Maharashtra government on farmers’ issues

Opposition leaders in Maharashtra staged a protest on the steps of Vidhan Bhavan against the government over issues concerning farmers and said the growers were not getting proper value for their produce. They also raised slogans against the state government. The opposition members were holding cotton and carrot in their hands to highlight the issues […]

UP: Massive fire breaks out at under-construction Rapid Transit System station in Meerut

A massive fire broke out in an under-construction RRTS station under Pallavpuram Police Station limits in Meerut on Wednesday. Visuals from the spot showed flames engulfing the under-construction part of the RRTS project. The fire tenders were seen making arrangements to reach the top of the platform to control the fire. The Delhi-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) is […]

SAI India committed to strengthen local governments audits, says CAG Murmu

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG), Girish Chandra Murmu, inaugurated a three-day international conference on ‘Strengthening Grassroots Democracy and Accountability’ at CAG headquarters in Delhi on Wednesday. This conference which will be held from February 28 to March 1, 2024, brings together representatives from Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) of ten countries: […]

Madras HC denies bail to former Tamil Nadu minister Senthil Balaji in money laundering case

The Madras High Court dismissed on Wednesday the bail petition of former Tamil Nadu minister V Senthil Balaji in a money laundering case registered by the Directorate of Enforcement (ED). The judge of Madras High Court Justice, Justice N Anand Venkatesh, dismissed the bail plea of Balaji, who has been in prison for eight months. The Principal Sessions Court has […]

SC issues notice on plea seeking CBI probe in alleged scam involving motivational speaker Vivek Bindra

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice on a plea seeking direction to constitute a special investigation team of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe the alleged large-scale, nationwide scam perpetrated and done by motivational speaker Vivek Bindra and his Bada Business Pvt Ltd. A bench of justices MM Sundresh and […]

‘Congress’ DNA has become anti-national’: BJP calls for Kharge’s apology on alleged pro-Pak slogan incident

Bharatiya Janata Party national spokesperson Gaurav Bhatia hit out at the Congress party on Wednesday over alleged ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogans outside the Karnataka assembly. Bhatia alleged that the grand old party’s ‘DNA’ has become anti-national while calling the incident an ‘insult to India’s democracy’. “After the results of the Rajya […]

Delhi HC initiates suo motu petition on delay of Jail Authorities in accepting Bail bonds, issued notice to DG

The Delhi High Court has initiated a suo motu petition on the delay at the instance of the jail authorities in accepting bail bonds and said it is not acceptable to the conscience of this Court. The bench of Justice Amit Mahajan recently issued a notice to the Director General of Prisons and the Delhi Government and directed them to […]

LG Vinai Kumar accuses Delhi Govt of ‘lying’ on suspension of solar policy

Delhi Lieutenant Governor (LG) Vinai Kumar Saxena has accused the Kejriwal government of ‘lying’, refuting claims of the Aam Adami Party (AAP) that he has put on hold the implementation of the Delhi Government’s solar policy announced in January, according to sources in LG House. They accused the Kejriwal government of habitual lying, asserting that its office has not halted the solar […]