Parrikar memorial foundation stone to be laid 13 Dec

The foundation stone for a memorial dedicated to Goa Chief Minister late Manohar Parrikar would be laid here on 13 December, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said today. Continue Reading

Chidambaram approaches HC for bail, challenges trial court remand order

Former Union Minister P Chidambaram, arrested in the INX Media corruption case, today approached the Delhi High Court seeking bail. Continue Reading

Maharashtra polls: Sharad Pawar meets Sonia Gandhi over seat sharing

NCP leader Sharad Pawar met Congress president Sonia Gandhi at her residence on Tuesday and is learnt to have discussed the seat-sharing arrangement between the two parties for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections. Continue Reading

Building collapses in south Mumbai, four fear trapped

A ground-plus-three-storey building located in Fort area of south Mumbai collapsed on Tuesday night, a senior fire brigade official said. Three to four persons were feared to have been trapped under the rubble while a couple of people were rescued, he said. Continue Reading

Godavari, Krishna rivers in spate, dams fill up in AP

River Godavari continued to be in spate on Tuesday though there was a marginal fall in the inflow at Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage to 14.29 lakh cusecs, hours after crossing the 15 lakh cusecs mark. Continue Reading

Case filed against parents of toddler who fell off jeep in Kerala

A case under the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act has been registered against the parents of the one-year toddler who had a miraculous escape as she accidentally fell off a moving jeep on a road inside a dense forest here on, police said on Tuesday. Continue Reading

Goldman Sachs VP swindles firm of Rs 38 Crore to pay off poker debt

A senior executive of global investment firm Goldman Sachs was arrested here on Tuesday for allegedly swindling the firm of Rs 38 crore to overcome financial losses while playing an online game recently, police said. Continue Reading