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Arrest Warrants Issued against Congress MLA, his Two Sons for Defrauding Home Buyers

NEW DELHI, Oct 1: A special PMLA court in Gurugram has issued non-bailable warrants against Congress MLA of Haryana Dharam Singh Chhokar and his two sons in a case of alleged money laundering and taking license for a housing project with a fake bank guarantee. “The alleged offence being serious in nature and case already […]

After Spending a Year in Space Three Astronauts Return Home

NEW DELHI, Oct 1: An American astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts have returned to Earth after being stuck in space for just over a year. American Frank Rubio set a record for the longest U.S. spaceflight — a result of the extended stay. The trio landed in a remote area of Kazakhstan, descending in a Soyuz […]

Four Held for Killing of Two Students in Manipur

NEW DELHI, Oct 1: Four people were arrested in connection with the “kidnapping and killing” of two Manipuri youths, which led to violent protests in the north-eastern state last week, Chief Minister N Biren Singh said on Sunday. “With the support of Indian army, paramilitary forces, Assam rifles and state police; 4 accused have been […]

Shivaji Maharaj’s Historic “Wagh Nakh” to be Brought to India for Three Years

NEW DELHI, Oct 1:  Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj’s legendary wagh nakh, the ‘tiger claw’ weapon he used to defeat Bijapur sultanate’s general Afzal Khan in 1659, is set to return to Maharashtra from London in November marking the 350th anniversary of the coronation of legendary Maratha warrior. The tiger claw weapon will be brought back from London’s Victoria […]

Afghanistan Embassy in Delhi Closed Down, but Consulates in Hyderabad and Mumbai still Functional

Manas Dasgupta NEW DELHI, Oct 1: After nearly two years of uncertainty, the Afghanistan embassy in Delhi was finally closed down with effect from Sunday blaming India for “lack of support from the host government.” In a message shared with the media, the mission that ran on skeletal staff and without the presence of the […]

Kerala Terror Accused was a “Self-Taught Radical:” NIA

NEW DELHI, Sept 30: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has charge-sheeted the sole accused in the Kerala train arson case that left three persons, including a child, dead and nine injured in April, an official said on Saturday. Sharukh alias Sharukh Saifi, who lived in the Shaheen Bagh area of New Delhi and was self-radicalised […]

Aditya-L1 Solar Mission Out of Sphere of Earth’s Influence: ISRO

NEW DELHI, Sept 30: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Saturday the Aditya-L1 solar mission spacecraft has travelled beyond a distance of 9.2 lakh km from Earth, successfully escaping the sphere of Earth’s influence. It is now navigating its path towards the Sun-Earth Lagrange Point 1 (L1), the ISRO said in a statement […]

Terror – Suspect Held, NIA Believes Transnational Gangs Fomenting Trouble in Manipur

Manas Dasgupta NEW DELHI, Sept 30: With north-eastern state of Manipur continue to be on the boil for over five months, the country’s top anti-terror machinery the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday arrested a terror suspect in Manipur’s hill district Churachandpur. In a post on X, the NIA said the terror accused  Seiminlun Gangte […]

India Wins Two Golds in Asian Games on Day 7

NEW DELHI, Sept 30: India earned two golds on Day 7 of the Asian Games in Hangzhou in China on Saturday. While the mixed doubles duo of 43-year old Rohan Bopanna and Rutuja Bhosale earned the country the only gold in Lawn Tennis events, India upstaged Pakistan to win the Squash gold in a closely […]

Rs 2,000 Notes Exchange Deadline Extended

NEW DELHI, Sept 30: With about four per cent of the notes of Rs 2,000 denominations still in the circulation, the Reserve Bank of India has extended the deadline for exchanging the high value notes in the banks till October 7 after which the notes could be deposited only in the 19 “issue offices” of […]