‘Full of controlled anger’ man sues cheating wife after finding out 8-year-old son is not his

New Delhi: A man in London has sued his cheating wife after finding out their 8-year-old son is not his. The man has sued his wife for ‘every penny’ he ever spent on their son along with mental distress caused by the wife. On the orders of High Court Judge Jonathan Cohen QC, all parties […]

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Karan A. Chanana: The Driving Force Behind Amira

New Delhi: Launched in 1915, Amira Nature Foods Ltd has successfully been conducting business for more than a century. However, under the expert guidance of Karan A. Chanana, the Amira brand truly began making inroads into the international market. The brand IPO’d in New York Stock Exchange (ANFI) in October 2012, Since then they’ve been […]

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5 people including 3 minors drown in Jammu and Kashmir

New Delhi: Five people including three minors drowned in separate incidents in Udhampur and Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Saturday. Preeti (4) and Jyoti (5), originally from Rajasthan, lived in a slum cluster along the banks of Dhirma stream in Udhampur and drowned on Friday as the water level in the […]

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IPS officer Vivek Kumar Johri takes charge as BSF Director General

New Delhi: IPS officer Vivek Kumar Johri took charge as the Director General (DG) of the country’s largest border guarding force, BSF, here on Saturday. Johri, a 1984-batch officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre, took charge from his batch-mate Rajni Kant Mishra at the BSF headquarters in CGO Complex at Lodhi Road. Mishra, an Indian Police […]

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Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa offers prayers at Tirupati temple

New Delhi: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Saturday offered prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala near here. Yediyurappa, who took over the reigns of Karnataka on July 26, flew in here on his maiden visit to the ancient hill temple last evening, a temple official said. After an […]

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Final National Register of Citizens released, excludes 19.07 lakh applicants

New Delhi: The much-awaited updated Final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam was released on Saturday, excluding names of over 19 lakh applicants. A total of 3,30,27,661 people had applied to be included in the NRC. Of them, 3,11,21,004 have been included in the document and 19,06,657 excluded, a statement from the NRC State […]

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Goa Government certifies 17 startups under state policy

New Delhi: The Goa government has certified 17 startups under its policy and approved “incentive disbursement” worth Rs 82 lakh for 13 certified companies. This announcement was made by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant while chairing a meeting of the high-powered committee, formed under Goa Startup Policy 2017, at Secretariat here on Friday. State Information Technology […]

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Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) notifies creation of special cell for startups

New Delhi: The CBDT on Friday notified creation of a five-member special cell to address the grievances of startups with relation to angel tax and other tax-related issues. An order issued by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said the ‘Startup Cell’ will be headed by the member (Income Tax and Computerisation) of the […]

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All steps taken to thwart terror plans, says Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani

New Delhi: While intelligence agencies have sounded an alert about the possibility of Pakistan-trained terrorists entering Gujarat through the sea route, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Friday said all steps have been taken to thwart any terror attempt in the state. He was speaking to reporters after visiting Kutch district, which shares a border with […]

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Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur says no plans to regularise outsource employees

New Delhi: The Himachal Pradesh government has no plans to regularise any outsource employees, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur informed the assembly on Friday. Thakur made the remarks in response to questions by Congress MLAs Mohan Lal Brakta,Mukesh Agnihotri and Vikramaditya Singh. A total of 12,165 outsource employees are working in the state, he said, […]

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