Category: Other States

Income Tax Department carries out more search actions in the J&K region

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Income Tax Department carried out search actions at 5 premises in and around Srinagar on 28 March, 2019. Two groups that connived with local officials in facilitation of absorption of undisclosed income of undesirable elements in shops, buildings and land in Srinagar were searched. It has been found in the search

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Goa CM Promod Sawant proves majority in Assembly

Newsroom24x7 Network Panaji: Goa’s new Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, who took the oath of office early on Tuesday following the demise CM Manohar Parrikar, proved the BJP-led government’s majority in the State Assembly on Wednesday. Twenty MLAs, including 11 of the BJP, three each from Goa Forward Block, MGP and Independents, extended support to the

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Government bans Jamaat-e-Islami of Jammu & Kashmir

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Government of India has declared the Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI), Jammu and Kashmir as an “unlawful association” The Government of India gazette notification banning Jamaat-e-Islami, Jammu and Kashmir (JeI) has underscored that the association has been indulging in activities, which are prejudicial to internal security and public order, and have the potential of

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Haryana land acquisition scam: CBI registers case against Bhupinder Singh Hooda

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case U/s 120-B r/w 420 of IPC & 13(2) r/w 13(1)(d) of PC Act against Bhupinder Singh Hooda, former Chief Minister of Haryana, who was Minister in charge of Town & Country Planning; then Chief Administrator, HUDA/Director, Urban Estate, Town & Country Planning

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3 killed, 20 injured injured in grenade attack on religious congregation in Amritsar

Newsroom24x7 network Amritsar: Three persons were killed and 20 injured in a grenade attack on a religious congregation inside the Nirankari Bhavan at Adliwal village near Amritsar’s Rajasansi International Airport on Sunday. The possibility of involvement of ISI-backed Khalistani or Kashmiri terror groups could not be ruled out, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said asserting

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Terror fund linked with banned Kangleipak Communist Party case: NIA seizes Rs. 4800,000

Newsroom24x7 Network Imphal/New Delhi: A team of NIA on 30 August 2018 seized Rs 48,00,000 in cash said to be meant for terror funding from one Ms K Pramodini, an employee of RIMS, Imphal in Manipur. The money seized by NIA was produced by Ms Pramodini in the presence of an independent witnesses. The money

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Dal Lake in Srinagar has bacteria that can degrade pesticides

Rayies Altaf Srinagar: The Dal Lake and other wetlands of Kashmir are famous for their natural beauty and play a key environmental role. Now scientists have found that this eco-system also has certain bacteria that have a natural capacity to degrade pesticide residues, may be useful for bioremediation of degrading water bodies. Researchers have reported

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Simultaneous raids, arrests in Koregaon-Bhima violence case

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai/Pune: A series of raids today at the residences of Telugu poet Varavara Rao in Hyderabad, civil liberties activist Gautam Navalakha in New Delhi, human rights activists Arun Farreira and Vernon Gonzalves in Mumbai, and trade union activist Sudha Bhardwaj in Faridabad, led to the arrest of four of them for alleged Maoist

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Special CBI Court awards death sentence in a 14-year old kidnapping and murder case

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Special Judge, CBI Cases, Mohali (Punjab) has today (28 August 2018) awarded Death Sentence to Kushwinder Singh, a resident of Village-Suhavi in a case of kidnapping and murder of four family members. CBI had registered the case on 16 July 2007 on the orders passed by the Punjab and Haryana

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Maharashtra DGP gets three months extension

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Director General of Police (DGP), Maharashtra, D.D. Padsalgikar, IPS (MH:1982) has been given extension of service for three months beyond 31 August 2018, the date of superannuation. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the Maharashtra Government’s proposal for extension in service of the State DGP. The extension is

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Karunanidhi passes away at 94

Newsroom24x7 Network Chennai: DMK president M Karunanidhi breathed his last here today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be travelling to Chennai on Wednesday morning to pay his last respects to the departed leader. The veteran 94- year old leader died shortly after 6 pm in the city hospital where he was admitted. “We profoundly mourn

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Supriya urges Centre to review decision to cancel export of sheep & goats to UAE

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Nationalist Congress Party MP from Baramati in Maharashtra Supriya Sule has urged the Central Government to review its decision to cancel export of over 100,000 sheep & goats to UAE. Ms. Sule raised this issue in Lok Sabha on Monday (6 August 2018). Drawing attention towards this matter, she said that

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Delhi Police targets drug peddlers supplying heroin in Delhi-NCR

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: From arrests made and FIRs registered by the Delhi Police over the last one month, it is obvious that the Union capital has become a hub for drug peddlers, who are receiving consignment of heroin, from Bareily in Uttar Pradesh, which is close to the Nepal border, and were having links

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Eleven of a family found dead in a North Delhi town

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Eleven members of a family, including seven women, were found dead – ten of them blindfolded and hanging – in a house in Burari town in North Delhi District on Sunday morning. The body of another deceased, a 75 year old woman, was found lying on the floor. Two of the deceased

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