Articles about Devendra Kumar

36 IIT scientists on Stanford's world's top 2% scientists list

14 Nov 2020

India
36 IIT scientists on Stanford's world's top 2% scientists list

As many as 36 scientists from two Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) have featured on the list of top 2% of the world's most-cited scientists compiled by the prestigious Stanford University, California, USA.

CBI v/s CBI: Court accepts clean chit to Rakesh Asthana

07 Mar 2020

India
CBI v/s CBI: Court accepts clean chit to Rakesh Asthana

A Special CBI Court on Saturday accepted the Central Bureau of Investigation's charge-sheet giving a clean chit to former Special Director Rakesh Asthana in an alleged bribery case.

FIR against Asthana shows cognizable offenses: CBI tells Delhi HC

01 Nov 2018

India
FIR against Asthana shows cognizable offenses: CBI tells Delhi HC

The CBI today told the Delhi High Court that the FIR on bribery allegations against its Special Director Rakesh Asthana and others shows cognizable offenses.

In an unforeseen twist, Paytm secretary claims she was extorted

25 Oct 2018

Business
In an unforeseen twist, Paytm secretary claims she was extorted

In what can only be called an unforeseen twist in the extortion case involving Paytm employees and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma, the mastermind of the extortion plot has claimed to be a victim of extortion herself.

#CBIFaultlines: Midnight order, top-officials' 'leaves', and other details to know

24 Oct 2018

India
#CBIFaultlines: Midnight order, top-officials' 'leaves', and other details to know

At 1 AM on Wednesday, two top-ranking officials of the country's premier investigative agency, CBI, were sent on leave, paving way for cataclysmic changes.

Paytm CEO's secretary arrested for blackmailing him for Rs. 20crore

23 Oct 2018

Business
Paytm CEO's secretary arrested for blackmailing him for Rs. 20crore

Two senior Paytm employees and their accomplice have been arrested by the Noida police for allegedly stealing personal and confidential information from Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma, and blackmailing the entrepreneur.

UP: Alleged rape victim goes to cops carrying fetus

23 Jul 2018

India
UP: Alleged rape victim goes to cops carrying fetus

In a disturbing incident, a 19-year-old woman went to Hasanpur police station, in Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, carrying a fetus in a bag to file a rape complaint on Saturday.

Forest dept searches for national level shooter over illegal-wildlife recovery

01 May 2017

India
Forest dept searches for national level shooter over illegal-wildlife recovery

The Forest Department is on the lookout for Prashant Vishnoi, a national level shooter, after they recovered illegal wildlife trophies from his father's house in Meerut.