FE Online | April 23, 2018 3:26 PM
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging the latter was least concerned about the welfare of Dalits and attempts are being made to ruin the public institutions built over the years.
CJI Deepak Misra impeachment: Soli Sorabjee says, Opposition can’t succeed in SC against VP’s decisionPTI | April 23, 2018 1:50 PM
The Vice President has rejected the impeachment notice against the CJI, citing lack of substantial merit in it. “We cannot allow any of our pillars of governance to be weakened by any thought, word or action,” the vice president said in his order.
Delhi water crisis: SC takes tough stand, directs Delhi, Haryana to sort out water-sharing dispute ‘today itself’FE Online | April 23, 2018 1:32 PM
The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Chief Secretaries of Delhi and Haryana to convene a meeting with Secretary of Water Resources Ministry at the Centre today to sort out the dispute over water sharing, news agency ANI reported.
Why Venkaiah Naidu rejected impeachment notice against CJI Dipak Misra: Here’s what Rajya Sabha Chairman said in his orderFE Online | April 23, 2018 1:22 PM
In a jolt to Congress and Opposition parties, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday rejected the notice given by opposition parties to impeach CJI Dipak Misra citing lack of substantial merit in it.
FE Online | April 23, 2018 1:03 PM
The Centre on Monday asked all the eight northeastern states to accelerate digitisation of the Public Distribution System (PDS). The move aims to ensure greater efficiency and transparency and also to check large-scale fraud.
PTI | April 23, 2018 11:56 AM
The incident occurred on Sunday at 11.52 p.m. at the building located in Shashi Garden of Gandhi Nagar.
FE Online | April 23, 2018 11:47 AM
The Special Investigation team which was formed to investigate the ‘Kasganj’ communal violence will submit its first charge sheet in the case today.
50 IITians just quit their jobs! Reason – to form a political party; here’s the interesting story aheadFE Online | April 23, 2018 3:11 PM
A group of 50 people, all IITians, have quit their jobs to form a political party. The group has joined politics with an aim to fight for the rights of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes. The IITians, who are still awaiting their party’s registration to be approved, have named their outfit “Bahujan Azad Party”.
IANS | April 23, 2018 11:24 AM
The former judge, who also served as governor of Himachal Pradesh, also offered prayers at the fabled Hanumangarhi temple. Later in the day, he was scheduled to hold wide-ranging meetings with the temple priests and office bearers of the Ramjanma Bhoomi Nyas, a VHP official said.
FE Online | April 23, 2018 11:19 AM
Uttar Pradesh Police were taken for a ride by a student of Class 10. The teen boy, who hails from Gorakhpur, created a fake Twitter account of Director General of Police (DGP) of UP and started directing orders.
Tamil Nadu shocker! BJP-linked lawyer arrested for sexually abusing 9-year-old onboard Thiruvanantpuram-Chennai trainFE Online | April 23, 2018 11:00 AM
A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader in Tamil Nadu has been arrested for sexually abusing a nine-year-old girl onboard Thiruvanantpuram-Chennai train on Sunday.
2 Chinese nationals dead, one seriously ill after gas leak on cargo ship near Gujarat’s Navlakhi portFE Online | April 23, 2018 10:50 AM
2 Chinese nationals died while another one fell seriously ill after an incident of gas leakage on board a cargo ship near Navlakhi Port in Gujarat’s Morbi coast on Sunday.
No more ‘couch potatoes’! CBSE makes sports period mandatory for schools to prevent obesity among childrenFE Online | April 23, 2018 10:41 AM
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Sunday made health education and physical education mandatory for the students of Class 9 to 12. The board has prepared a 150-page manual detailing sports guidelines and methodologies.
PTI | April 23, 2018 10:38 AM
The case was registered following a complaint by the Muzaffarnager Municipal board’s executive officer, according to City Magistrate Vebhav Mishra.
CJI Dipak Misra impeachment, Highlights: Congress to contest rejection order in SC, terms Venkaiah Naidu’s order ‘illegal’FE Online | April 23, 2018 5:00 PM
The Congress-led opposition had on Friday moved an impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra. The impeachment motion was given to Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu. It had the signature of 64 Rajya Sabha MPs.
FE Online | April 23, 2018 1:52 PM
Rahul Gandhi ‘save the constitution’ campaign Live Updates: Upping the ante against the Narendra Modi government over issues pertaining to Dalits, Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST), Congress President Rahul Gandhi has launched the ‘Save the Constitution’ campaign today
PTI | April 23, 2018 9:42 AM
The gold stolen from the safe was seized by officers of the I-T department from the the residence of a jeweller here during search operations conducted at different places between April 18 and 21, a police officer said.
Jessica Lal’s sister gives approval for Manu Sharma’s release from Tihar Jail; read her heart-touching letterFE Online | April 23, 2018 11:59 AM
In a kind-hearted gesture, Sabrina Lal, the sister of Jessica Lal, has given her approval for the release of Siddharth Vashishta alias Manu Sharma.
FE Online | April 23, 2018 9:38 AM
Anant Kumar’s personal assistant Suresh Govind Shetty filed a complaint with the Sirsi New Market police station on Sunday evening. The complaint was filed under the Section 504 and 507 of the IPC.
VHP activist faces online backlash over cancelling cab because ‘driver was Muslim’, Ola Cabs respondsFE Online | April 23, 2018 8:55 AM
Abhishek Mishra, the VHP’s digital & social media advisor, said that he would not give money to ‘jihadi people’ and had thus canceled the Ola trip. He also enclosed a screenshot of the cancellation.
ANI | April 23, 2018 8:21 AM
Sachin Sawant, who was a local leader from Kurar in Maharashtra, was shot in the chest and was declared brought dead, according to doctors at Shatabdi Hospital in Kandivali.
FE Online | April 23, 2018 8:10 AM
The Income Tax department has saved a whopping over Rs 977.54 crore in five years thanks to email. The department has doubled its email conversation with taxpayers since 2013-14. The tax department has saved Rs 212.27 crore on postage cost in 2017-18 (till December 31).
PTI | April 23, 2018 7:28 AM
The encounter broke out at Kasansur forest in Bhamragad between the ultras and a joint team of security forces comprising C60 commandos, a specialised combat unit of the Gadchiroli police, and personnel of the 9th Battalion of the CRPF, around 10 am.
Chief Justice of India impeachment: Kapil Sibal not to appear in court of Dipak Misra, consultation process beginsFE Online | April 23, 2018 7:27 AM
Chief Justice of India impeachment: Stepping up pressure on the Chief Justice of India, senior Congress leader and noted advocate Kapil Sibal has decided not to appear in the court of Dipak Misra from Monday
PTI | April 23, 2018 7:14 AM
Prime Minister Modi will be visiting the central Chinese city at the invitation of President Xi, Wang said at a joint media event with visiting External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj after their talks.
FE Bureau | April 23, 2018 5:51 AM
Punjab farmers, helped by near-total irrigation, stick to rice cultivation since it is profitable for them.
PTI | April 23, 2018 12:35 AM
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) today expressed disappointment over Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s reported remarks in London last week about alleged nexus between doctors and pharma companies, saying his comments brought disrepute to doctors in India.
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