Mumbai Police Arrest Three Directors of PMC Bank in Rs 4,355 Crore Scam Probe

The three arrested include Jagdish Mookhey, a member of the bank’s audit committee, Mukti Bavisi, a member of its loans and advances committee, and Trupti Bane, a part of the loan recovery committee,   Mumbai: The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Mumbai Police on Tuesday arrested three directors of Punjab & Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank…

OPINION | Refugee Act and Not Citizenship Amendment Bill is Answer to Asylum Seekers from Neighboring Countries

If persecution of minorities in the neighbouring countries is the reason for dilution of the Citizenship Act, the Centre could have dealt with the problem through a different route.   The Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 which is ready to be introduced in the current session of Parliament is a new avatar of a similar bill…

Google’s Sundar Pichai Named CEO at Parent Firm Alphabet as Co-founders Larry Page, Sergey Brin Step Aside

Sundar Pichai is likely to fill a void at the company as it faces antitrust investigations and controversies over privacy and data practices in the United States and elsewhere.   San Francisco: Google chief executive Sundar Pichai will assume the CEO role at parent firm Alphabet in a shakeup at the top of the Silicon Valley…

Day After NASA Locates Vikram Lander Debris, ISRO’s K Sivan Says Our Orbiter Found it First

On Tuesday, NASA said its satellite orbiting the Moon has found debris of Vikram lander, which crashed just 2.1 kilometres away from the lunar surface in September.   A day after NASA located the debris of Chandrayaan-2’s crashed Vikram lander, ISRO chairman K Sivan said the Indian space agency’s own orbiter had located the lander earlier…

Supreme Court to Decide on Chidambaram’s Bail Plea in INX Media Case Today

Opposing Chidambaram’s bail plea, ED has maintained that economic offences like money laundering are grave in nature as they not only affect the nation’s economy but also shake people’s faith in the system.   New Delhi: The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce its verdict on Wednesday over Congress leader P Chidambaram’s plea seeking bail…