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PM-led panel clears shortlisted names, CBI to get chief soon

02 Feb 2019

PM-led panel clears shortlisted names, CBI to get chief soon

The high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi met on Friday and cleared shortlisted names for the next chief of Central Bureau of Investigation, reports claimed.

Third SC judge exits case challenging acting CBI chief's appointment

31 Jan 2019

Third SC judge exits case challenging acting CBI chief's appointment

On Thursday, Supreme Court Justice NV Ramana recused himself from hearing a plea challenging M Nageshwar Rao's appointment as interim CBI Chief.

Rajasthan: Senior policeman, home guards fight over unauthorized car parking

27 Aug 2018

Rajasthan: Senior policeman, home guards fight over unauthorized car parking

A scuffle broke out between a senior police officer and home guards over unauthorized parking of a vehicle by the former in Rajasthan's Alwar district.

Maharashtra Home Guards develops app to ensure transparency in personnel-deployment

02 Aug 2018

Maharashtra Home Guards develops app to ensure transparency in personnel-deployment

The Maharashtra Home Guards has developed a web-based application to ensure transparency in the deployment of its personnel.

Jagannath Rath Yatra starts in Ahmedabad; PM greets people

14 Jul 2018

Jagannath Rath Yatra starts in Ahmedabad; PM greets people

The 141st Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath commenced this morning in Gujarat's Ahmedabad amid tight security as lakhs of devotees flocked to the 18km route to catch a glimpse of the deity.

Sweden re-introduces military conscription

03 Mar 2017

Sweden re-introduces military conscription

The Swedish government has voted to bring back military conscription. According to sources, service will be made compulsory form 1 January 2018.

Mumbai hospitals under the scanner for overcharging

01 Feb 2017

Mumbai hospitals under the scanner for overcharging

Lilavati Hospital, Asian Heart Institute, Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Fortis Hospital, Global Hospitals, Hiranandani Hospital and HN Reliance Foundation were found selling packaged commodities at prices far above the MRP.