Uttarakhand: No relief to suspended IAS officer Ram Vilas Yadav, orders the government to present affidavit in court by July 19

The Nainital High Court has asked the government to present an affidavit in the court by July 19 after hearing the petition filed in the matter of stay on the arrest of the suspended and arrested Additional Secretary Social Welfare Department Ram Vilas Yadav on charges of acquiring disproportionate assets. […]

Venkaiah Naidu administers oath to five newly-elected Rajya Sabha MPs

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday administered the oath of office to five newly elected Members of Rajya Sabha from the States of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Odisha in the Rajya Sabha chamber in the Parliament House. Those who took oath are Niranjan Reddy Sirgapoor and Ryaga Krishnaiah (both of YSRCP) from Andhra Pradesh, Damodar Rao Divakonda and […]

J-K govt orders ‘premature retirement’ of 9 employees over corruption charges

The Jammu and Kashmir administration ordered the premature retirement of nine employees of the Housing and Urban Development Department (HUDD) on the charges of corruption under Article 226(2) of the Jammu and Kashmir Civil services Regulations, Departmental Committees of J-K confirmed on Friday. The charges against the said nine officers were […]

India successfully test-fires VL-SRSAM missile from Indian Naval Ship off Odisha coast

India on Friday successfully test-fired the Vertical Launch Short Range Surface to Air Missile (VL-SRSAM) from an Indian Naval Ship (INS) off the coast of Chandipur in Odisha. “Vertical Launch Short Range Surface to Air Missile (VL-SRSAM) is successfully flight tested today by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Indian Navy. The launch […]

Bengaluru: BBMP issues show-cause notice to engineers over ‘sub-standard’ asphalting of road

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has issued a show-cause notice to three engineers of RR Nagar Division over “sub-standard” asphalting of Mariyappanapalya main road in Bangalore University campus on Thursday. The road near Dr BR Ambedkar School of Economics (BASE) was laid just a couple of days before PM Modi’s visit […]