TN custody death: NHRC seeks detailed report from TN DGP

In connection to the alleged suicide of a 24-year-old man in a police custody in Cuddalore, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) panel has issued a notice to Tamilnadu government yesterday. Continue Reading

SC denies Saravana Bhavan owner’s plea for time extension

Saravana Bhavan chain of restaurants owner P Rajagopal, who is facing life sentence in a murder case, had sought the Supreme Court to the delay his prison sentence citing ill health, but his request was denied today. Continue Reading

Land grabbing case: Jawan’s father in Telangana goes missing

Weeks after an army jawan from Telangana alleged that six acres of agricultural land belonging to his family had been encroached, the soldier’s father has gone “missing” from his village. S Swamy, who is posted in Jammu and Kashmir, suspected that his father has been kidnapped by those who had “grabbed” their land and said he came on leave Wednesday and also approached the police in this regard. Continue Reading

Ambidant ponzi scam: Minister Janardhana Reddy appears before ED

In connection with the Ambidant Marketing Pvt Ltd multi-crore ponzi scam, former Karnataka minister G Janardhana Reddy yesterday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for questioning. Continue Reading

4 Indians arrested in US for visa fraud

Four Indian-American executives from two IT staffing companies have been arrested on charges of fraudulently using the H-1B visa programme to gain an unfair advantage over their competitors, the US Justice Department has said. Continue Reading

IMA chief offers to surrender, reveal big names

IMA chief Mansoor Khan, who has been absconding since earlier this month released a video yesterday saying that he was willing to surrender and reveal some big names involved in the firm’s downfall. He also feared that he would be killed by them. Continue Reading