Robert Vadra seeks court’s permission to travel abroad

Businessman Robert Vadra, who is facing an investigation over alleged money laundering, today sought permission from a Delhi court to travel abroad. The petition was filed by Vadra at the Rouse Avenue Court in the national capital. Continue Reading

Last-minute travellers help Railways earn over Rs 25,000 crore in last 4 yrs: RTI

Last-minute travellers have helped railways earn a whopping Rs 25,392 crore in the last four years, an RTI has found. The national transporter earned Rs 21,530 crore from Tatkal quota tickets and an additional Rs 3,862 crore from Tatkal Premium tickets between 2016 and 2019, with a massive 62 per cent increase in revenue from the latter during this period. Continue Reading

Modi to set up panel for ‘one nation, one election’ proposal

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh yesterday announced a committee will be set up by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for giving time-bound suggestions on the issue of ‘one nation, one election.’ Also the composition of the committee will be decided by Modi. Continue Reading

Pakistan Foreign Secy visits India, offers prayers at Jama Masjid

Pakistan Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood arrived here on a three-day private visit last night, diplomatic sources said. Today, he offered Eid prayers at historic Jama Masjid here. Continue Reading

Case against Azam Khan for ‘insulting’ Jaya Prada

Samajwadi Party candidate Azam Khan was accused of making controversial statements against his BJP counterpart, Jaya Prada in UP’s Rampur constituency, has been asked to provide an explanation by the National Commission for Women following a show cause notice issued by her and has been charged in an FIR. Continue Reading

Rafale: Rahul in trouble as Supreme Court seeks explanation for remarks on Modi

The Supreme Court today accused Congress president Rahul Gandhi for misquoting its judgement on Rafale verdict and has provided a weeks’ time (next Monday) to give an explanation before the cantempt case charged against him will be heard next Tuesday. Continue Reading

17 killed in massive fire in Delhi hotel

At least 17 people were killed as a massive fire swept through a hotel in central Delhi’s Karol Bagh area early today, police said. The fire broke out at Arpit Palace Hotel located on Gurudwara Road in Karol Bagh. A call about the fire was received at 4.35 am and 24 fire tenders were rushed to the spot, a senior officer from the Delhi Fire Service said.

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