HRD Officials Assured Us No Delhi University Ad Hoc Teachers Will Lose Their Jobs, Says Agitating DUTA

The Delhi University Teachers’ Association has been protesting for appointment, absorption and promotion of ad hoc teachers, when amid the face-off HRD ministry officials intervened and held talks with the DUTA.   New Delhi: After two days of protest, Delhi University’s ad hoc teachers got relief from the Union Human Resource Development Ministry, which accepted…

Telangana Police Breaking News to Set up Special Team to Investigate Hyderabad Vet’s Rape and Murder

Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao said that women’s safety should be the top priority of the state government.   Hyderabad: Telangana Police on Thursday intensified its probe into the rape and murder of a Hyderabad veterinarian and set up a special team to investigate the case. Cyberabad Police Commissioner VC Sajjanar said that seven special teams…

Hyderabad Gang Rape Encounter LIVE Updates: Top Cops Rush to Spot as Questions Swirl Over Killing of Rape Accused

Hyderabad Encounter LIVE Updates: Days after the gory incident in which the 26-year-old veterinarian was burnt to death after being raped triggered outrage, the four accused in the case were killed in an encounter in the wee hours of Friday as they “tried to escape from the crime scene”. Hours after the encounter, top police…

All Four Accused in Telangana Veterinarian’s Rape and Murder Case Killed in Encounter

The four accused were arrested two weeks ago for the gang-rape and murder of a 26-year-old veterinarian, whose charred body was found near Shadnagar town.   Hyderabad/New Delhi: All four accused in Telangana veterinarian’s rape and murder case were killed in an encounter at 3:30am on Friday, Cyberabad police said. According to officials, the accused were…

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…

‘SC Rewarded Hindus for Destroying Babri Masjid’: First Review Petition Filed in Ayodhya Case

The review petition, filed by Maulana Syed Ashhad Rashidi, legal heir of original Ayodhya land dispute litigant M Siddiq, has claimed that the November 9 verdict by the top court suffers from grave errors.     New Delhi: The first review petition filed by the Muslim side in the Supreme Court has stated that giving the…