Jalandhar cash recovery case: ‘Informer’ may have been holed up in a cop’s home before his arrest

  Sources said that Surinder had, when he was absconding, spent some days at the residence of a senior Khanna police officer. Members of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the case, however, remain tight-lipped on the matter.   Shared News: Jalandhar|Updated: April 19, 2019 7:52:02 am Surinder is said to be the informer who […]

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Air India hires from Jet, offers special fares, plans to lease 5 aircraft

Air India’s Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani said: “In tune with Air India’s role and responsibilities as the national carrier, we would be happy to alleviate this inconvenience by considering the possibility of operating a few B777 aircraft, on their established routes.”   Shared News: New Delhi | Updated: April 19, 2019 9:32:14 am […]

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Mental illness of death row convicts ground to spare them from gallows: SC

An accused could till now take the plea of “legal insanity” under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) to avoid criminal prosecution and the defence was “made relatable to the moment when the crime is committed”. Shared News: Published: April 18, 2019 8:07:29 pm A three-judge bench headed by Justice N V Ramana spared a condemned […]

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HAL restarts flight testing of intermediate jet trainer

The IJT is conceived to be an intermediate jet aircraft to help rookie Indian Air Force pilots transition smoothly from basic trainers to advance jet trainers like the Hawk 132. Shared News: Published: April 19, 2019 1:16:32 am “HAL recommenced flight testing of modified IJT from its Bengaluru facilities. The flight was flawless and its […]

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Bar Sadhvi from polls, trial still on: Malegaon victim’s father to court

The 59-year-old who had intervened in the case, opposing Thakur’s bail as well as her discharge plea, said since the NIA had nothing to say against Thakur, it was his duty to “inform the court about this development which hurt the bomb blast victims massively”. Shared News: Updated: April 19, 2019 9:33:28 am Sadhvi Pragya […]

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Chandigarh: Five-member Panjab University team wins hackathon competition

The team developed a ‘Video Conference’ application which is not only efficient in terms of speed and quality but also ensures data privacy of Indian users. Shared News: Published: April 14, 2019 10:11:33 am The winning PU team with VC. (Written by Sumedha Sharma) The team of five Bachelor of Engineering (Information Technology) students from […]

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‘You will not let this country remain in peace’: SC junks plea to perform puja in Ayodhya

“You will never let this country remain in peace. There will always be something,” Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi told the petitioner. Shared News: Updated: April 12, 2019 3:02:54 pm The apex court also refused to withdraw the Allahabad High Court order imposing a penalty of Rs five lakh on the petitioner. The Supreme […]

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Vijay Mallya renews application for appeal against extradition

As per legal procedure in the UK, Mallya’s first written “leave to appeal” application had been passed on Justice Davis, who was to make a decision on the basis of papers submitted and rejected that application “on papers”. Shared News: Published: April 12, 2019 4:07:03 pm Vijay Mallya remains on bail on an extradition warrant […]

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Mulayam assets case: SC seeks CBI reply on fresh plea by Congress activist, agency says case closed

The CBI, today, told Supreme Court that it has closed preliminary inquiry in 2013 in disproportionate assets case against Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son Akhilesh. Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav. (File) The Supreme Court Friday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file its response on a fresh petition filed […]

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