Nageswara Rao again takes over CBI Director’s duties

New Delhi: A day after the removal of Alok Verma, Additional Director M Nageswara Rao on Friday again took charge of the office of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director, the agency said. Rao has been again given the charge after Verma was on Thursday removed from the post Rao, a 1986-batch Odisha cadre Indian Police Service officer, took More...

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By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

India, US discuss Afghanistan peace process

New Delhi: India and the US on Thursday discussed the ongoing peace process in Afghanistan during a meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushm Swaraj and US President Donald Trump’s Special Envoy on Afghanistan More...

By Agencies On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

10 per cent quota Bill based on correct principle: Lord Desai

Kolkata: British economist Lord Meghnad Desai on Thursday said the new Bill introduced by the Centre to provide 10 per cent reservation to general category poor in jobs and education is “principally correct” More...

By IANS On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

HC order on Asthana plea seeking quashing of FIR on Friday

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will deliver on Friday its verdict on Special CBI Director Rakesh Asthana’s plea seeking quashing of the FIR against him. The government took the decision after Verma and Asthana More...

By IANS On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Alok Verma revokes transfer orders issued by Rao

New Delhi: Hours after re-joining office after nearly two-and-half months, CBI Director Alok Verma on Wednesday revoked most of the transfer orders issued by agency’s interim chief M Nageswara Rao. According More...

By IANS On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

CJI nominates Justice Sikri to represent him in high-powered panel on Verma

New Delhi: Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi on Wednesday nominated Justice AK Sikri to represent him in the meeting of a high powered committee that would take up government’s move to divest CBI Director Alok Verma More...

By IANS On Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Tax office to attach Karnataka Congress Minister’s property

Bengaluru: The Income-Tax (I-T) Department would soon issue orders for attaching the property of Karnataka’s Congress Minister DK Shivakumar, a top official said on Monday. We will soon be issuing orders to More...

By IANS On Monday, January 7th, 2019

Akhilesh granted lease to 14 people, says CBI

New Delhi: Under attack from the opposition parties, the CBI on Monday said that Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh granted lease of mines to 14 people in 2013 in Hamirpur district More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, January 6th, 2019

Air India Express Mumbai-Dubai flight makes emergency landing

Mumbai: An Air India Express Mumbai-Dubai flight made an emergency landing at Mumbai Airport here on Sunday afternoon, officials said. The flight IX-247 took off for Dubai around 1.15 pm, but barely 30 minutes later, More...

By IANS On Sunday, January 6th, 2019

Plea seeking ban on ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ trailer filed in HC

New Delhi: A petition seeking a ban on trailer of the movie ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ was filed in the Delhi High Court, a lawyer said on Saturday. It seems filmmakers and producers have made an More...