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IRCTC scam: Delhi court extends Lalu Prasads interim bail till Jan 28

Hindu Business Line 5 hours ago

A Delhi court on Saturday extended till January 28 the interim bail granted to RJD chief Lalu Prasad in two Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corpo
IRCTC scam: Delhi court grants bail to Lalu Prasad in CBI case
Prasad, 70, who is serving sentences in fodder scam cases, is currently admitted at Rajendra Institute of Medical Science in Ranchi for treatment.
IRCTC scam: Lalu gets bail in CBI case
IRCTC scam: Lalu gets bail in CBI case
Lalu Yadav, Wife Rabri Devi's Bail Extended In Railways Hotel Case
A Delhi court has extended interim bail granted to RJD chief Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi in two Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) scam cases till January...
IRCTC scam: Interim bail to Lalu, others extended
New Delhi,A Delhi Court on Saturday extended the interim bail to prime accused former Chief Minister of Bihar Lalu Prasad and others in IRCTC scam case filed by the CBI and ED. The CBI has registered a case in July last year against Lalu, his wife Rabri Devi, son Tejashwi, wife of former Union Minister […]
IRCTC case: Delhi court extends interim bail for Lalu Prasad Yadav and son Tejashwi till 28 January
A Delhi court on Saturday extended till 28 January the interim bail granted to RJD chief Lalu Prasad in two Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) scam cases
Delhi Court Extends Lalu Prasad's Interim Bail in IRCTC Scam
Yadav told the court he was in his teens when the alleged conspiracy started and he has no knowledge of what was going on; ED is opposing for the sake of opposing
IRCTC scam: Delhi court extends Lalu Prasad's interim bail till January 28
Special Judge Arun Bhardwaj also extended the interim bail granted to Prasad's wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi Yadav in the CBI case till January 28.
IRCTC scam case: Court reserves order on Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea
The ED had named Lalu Yadav, his wife Rabri Devi and Lalu-Rabri's younger son and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, among others, in the IRCTC scam case.
NDTV, Central Chronicle, First Post.com, News18, Economic Times, Zee News,
  

Coalitions Can be Stable Too: Who Said What at Mamata Banerjees Opposition Rally in Kolkata

News18 4 hours ago

Over 20 leaders, including two from the Congress, attended the show of unity organised by Trinamool Congress leader and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Opposition parties join hands at Mamata Banerjee rally, vow to oust Narendra Modi
Over 20 leaders, including two from the Congress, attended the show of unity organised by Trinamool Congress leader and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Mamata Banerjee pitches herself as national leader with Kolkata rally, but keeping Opposition united will be tricky
For a host of reasons, Mamata Banerjee's "United India Rally" in Kolkata is as much a show strength for the Opposition allies as it is for the nation at large. In a way, it is the West Bengal chief minister announcing her arrival as a national leader.
Mamata rally a 'failed front': BJP
The party's made the attack even as the anti-BJP rally organised by TMC chief Mamata Banerjee was being held at Brigade Parade Ground in Kolkata where most non-BJP leaders from across the country were present.
PM Modi inaugurates L&T's howitzer gun-manufacturing unit
PM Modi inaugurates L&T's howitzer gun-manufacturing unit
Live updates: Opposition leaders brief media
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has organised a mega opposition rally against the Narendra Modi government. Stay with TOI for live updates
"Unity Of Corrupt Leaders": Babul Supriyo On Mamata Banerjee's Mega Rally
Union minister and BJP leader Babul Supriyo is leading the offensive against Mamata Banerjee's mega opposition rally in Kolkata today. In a series of tweets the minister has described the event as a...
January 19 opposition unity rally Mamata Banerjee's crowning glory
On Saturday, the Trinamool Congress chief is going to have a third feather in her cap. On the dais of the United India Rally that she has convened in Kolkata, as many as two dozen leaders of anti-Bharatiya Janata Party outfits will be present.
Economic Times, India Today, Times of India, NDTV, Hindustan Times,
  

ED attaches Zakir Naik's properties worth Rs 16 crore

India Today 4 hours 54 minutes ago

ED attaches Zakir Naik's properties worth Rs 16 crore
ED attaches assets worth Rs 16.40 crore in connection with money laundering probe against Zakir Naik
The ED has attached fresh assets worth Rs 16.40 crore in connection with its money laundering probe against controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik.
Zakir Naik's Family's Assets, Worth Rs 16 Crore, Seized By Probe Agency
The Enforcement Directorate has seized assets worth Rs 16.40 crore in connection with its money-laundering probe against controversial preacher Zakir Naik.
ED attaches properties worth Rs 16.40 Cr in Zakir Naik case
New Delhi,Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached properties worth Rs 16.40 crores in Mumbai and Pune, under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA)in the case of Zakir Naik, an official statement said here on Saturday. The federal financial probe agency move comes after the charge sheet filed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on October 26, […]
ED attaches properties worth Rs. 16.40 cr in Zakir Naik Case
Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached properties worth Rs. 16.40 Crores in Mumbai and Pune, under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) in the
ED Attaches Assets Worth Rs 16.40 Crore of Zakir Naik's Family Under PMLA
The Enforcement Directorate (ED), in a statement, said it had issued a provisional order for attachment of assets registered in the name of Naik's family members, located in Mumbai and Pune, under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).
ED attaches assets worth Rs 16.40 crore Zakir Naik`s family under PMLA
The estimated value of the immovable assets was Rs 16.40 crore, the ED said.
Zakir Naik case: ED attaches assets worth Rs 16 cr
Zakir Naik case: ED attaches assets worth Rs 16 cr
Central Chronicle, Hindu Business Line, News18, Zee News, Times of India,
  

Those stopped from looting public money are forming #39;mahagathbandhan#39;: PM Modi

Money Control 7 hours 16 minutes ago

PM Modi also took potshots at the TMC#39;s opposition rally in Kolkata while addressing a public function at Silvassa, the capital of the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
Those stopped from looting money are forming mahagathbandhan: PM Modi
Those stopped from looting money are forming mahagathbandhan: PM Modi
PM Narendra Modi attacks Opposition rally in Kolkata, says this `gathbandhan` is against people of India, not just BJP
PM Modi attacked the mega Opposition rally in Kolkata while addressing a public function at Silvassa.
Those stopped from looting public money are forming 'mahagathbandhan': PM
The Prime Minister also took potshots at the TMC's opposition rally in Kolkata while addressing a public function at Silvassa.
PM "Manufacturer, Whole-Seller, Distributor" Of Lies, Says Tejashwi Yadav
Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav today launched a savage attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party, the BJP, at Mamata Banerjee's rally in Kolkata.
Anti-Modi alliance is also anti-people, says PM as oppn meets in Kolkata
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was the target of stinging attacks at Mamata Banerjees rally in Kolkata, ran down the effort of opposition leaders to gang up against him.
Live: PM Modi addresses rally in Silvassa
Stay with TOI for all the breaking news and updates from India and beyond
Economic Times, NDTV, Hindustan Times, Times of India,
  

Mueller denies Buzzfeed report on Trump

DNA 4 hours 25 minutes ago

Mueller denies Buzzfeed report on Trump
US special counsel disputes report that Donald Trump told lawyer to lie
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said the allegation that Trump may have directed Cohen to lie under oath "is among the most serious to date."
Special Counsel Robert Mueller disputes report that Donald Trump told Michael Cohen...
The BuzzFeed report, published Thursday night, set off criticism of Trump from congressional Democrats -- although most took care to say that the allegations were disturbing if true.
Did Trump ask Cohen to lie to Congress? House may open inquiry
Did Trump ask Cohen to lie to Congress? House may open inquiry
U.S. special counsel disputes report Trump told lawyer to lie
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office on Friday disputed key elements of a media report that President Donald Trump directed his former lawyer to lie to Congress about a Moscow real estate deal, raising questions about a story that has dominated U.S. news coverage for the past 24 hours.
Mueller disputes accuracy of BuzzFeed report on Trump, Cohen
WASHINGTON (AP) Special counsel Robert Mueller's office on Friday issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of BuzzFeed News' report that said President Donald Trump's attorney told Mueller that the president directed him to lie to Congress.
Report On Trump Telling Lawyer To Lie To Congress Not Accurate: Official
An explosive report from BuzzFeed News alleging that US President Donald Trump directed his lawyer to lie to Congress is "not accurate," a spokesman for Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office said...
Times of India, Reuters, Economic Times, NDTV,
  

Roger Federer Denied Entry To Players' Lounge. Watch What Happened Next

NDTV 5 hours 18 minutes ago

Roger Federer is currently vying for his 21st Grand Slam title at the Australian Open.
Roger Federer blocked by Australian Open security at Melbourne Park
Federer will continue his bid for a record seventh Australian Open title when he locks horns with Greece`s Stefanos Tsitsipas in the fourth round of the tournament on Sunday.
Roger Who? Roger Federer can't get past Australian Open security
Turns out that even Roger Federer must carry his tournament ID to get where he's try to go at the Australian Open.
Not so fast, Roger. Federer blocked by Australian Open security - Watch
Roger Federer had his access blocked to a locker room at the Australian Open by a security guard who took his job very seriously
Not so fast, Roger. Federer blocked by Australian Open security
Rules are rules in Australia, even if you are a 20-times Grand Slam champion and one of the most recognisable people on the planet.
Roger Who? Federer can't get past Australian Open security
Maybe Roger Federer isn't as famous as we thought. Turns out that even he must carry his tournament ID to get where he's try to go at the Australian Open. Rules are rules, after all.
When legends meet: Virat Kohli posts priceless photo with Roger Federer at Australian Open
When legends meet: Virat Kohli posts priceless photo with Roger Federer at Australian Open
Hindustan Times, Reuters, Times of India, India Today,
  

PM Modi Inaugurates L&T's 1st Self-propelling Howitzer Gun-making Facility

News18 2 hours 57 minutes ago

Larsen and Toubro had in 2017 won the Rs 4,500-crore contract from the Ministry of Defence to supply 100 units of K9 Vajra-T 155 mm/52 calibre tracked self-propelled gun systems to the Indian Army...
PM concludes his visit to Gujarat
The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi dedicated L& T Armoured Systems Complex in Hazira to the nation today. He also visited the Complex and showed keen interest in the innovative spirit behind the project.
PM inaugurates L&Ts K9 Vajra gun-making facility
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Armoured Systems Complex of Larsen and Toubro in Gujarat, the first private facility in the
Watch: PM Modi inaugurates L&T`s howitzer gun-manufacturing unit, rides a K9 Vajra
The L&T had in 2017 won a contract worth Rs 4,500 crore to supply 100 units of the K9 Vajra-T 155 mm/52 calibre Tracked Self-Propelled gun systems to the Indian Army.
PM Modi Inaugurates India's 1st Private Sector Howitzer Gun-Making Unit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday inaugurated the Armoured Systems Complex of Larsen and Toubro in Gujarat, the first private facility in the country where the K9 Vajra self-propelled Howitzer...
Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019 Live: PM Modi rides K-9 Vajra self propelled howitzer...
Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated Larsen & Toubro Armoured Systems Complex in Hazira. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also present.
Vibrant Gujarat Summit: PM Narendra Modi invites world leaders for par...
Vibrant Gujarat Summit: PM Narendra Modi invites world leaders for par...
Zee News, NDTV, Hindustan Times, DNA,
  

Location Of Next Summit With Kim Jong Un Chosen, Says Donald Trump

NDTV 1 hour 57 minutes ago

US President Donald Trump said Saturday that the location has been decided for his next summit with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, around the end of February.
Trump says 'things are going very well' with North Korea
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump said Saturday that "things are going very well with North Korea" and he plan a second summit with leader Kim Jong Un to try to broker a deal that would entice the North to give up its nuclear weapons.
Trump, Kim Jong Un to hold second summit in late February
Trump, Kim Jong Un to hold second summit in late February
Trump, Kim to meet anew in month after North Korean visits White House
Vice Chairman Kim Yong Chol, a right-hand man to the North Korean strongman, met the embattled president at the White House for an unusually long 90 minutes as the countries seek a denuclearization accord that could ease decades of hostility.
Trump to meet Kim Jong-un again in Feb
US President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, in late February on Pyongyang dismantling its nuclear and
Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un to meet for second summit in February; leaders to continue discussion on North Korea denuclearisation
US president Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in late February on Pyongyang dismantling its nuclear and missile programmes, the White House has announced.
Donald Trump to meet Kim again in February end, venue not known yet
In May, North Korea released three American detainees and sent them home with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo after his meeting with the North Korean leader in Pyongyang
Times of India, Hindu Business Line, First Post.com, Hindustan Times,
  

BJP should prepare for culture of misusing central probe agencies: Akhilesh Yadav

Sify 3 hours 21 minutes ago

[India], Jan 19 (ANI): Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday warned the ruling BJP about leaving behind a culture of misuse of central investigative agencies and said it should be...
BJP's alliance is with CBI, ED; ours with common man: Akhilesh
The former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister said the issue of Prime Ministerial candidate will be decided by the people.
Let`s make sure BJP gets a Zero: Mamata Banerjee, Akhilesh Yadav vow at United India Rally
Akhilesh claimed that since the SP and BSP announced their alliance in Uttar Pradesh for the Lok Sabha polls, the BJP has been going back and forth meeting party leaders to strategise.
"Do They Have Any Other Name For PM?": Akhilesh Yadav At Kolkata Rally
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, a prominent face at Mamata Banerjee's huge political meet in Kolkata, credited the ruling BJP for the coming together of so many opposition parties. He said that...
Mamata or Mayawati? A new PM, says Akhilesh Yadav
Mamata or Mayawati? A new PM, says Akhilesh Yadav
Nation is waiting for a new PM: Akhilesh Yadav
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, who reached Kolkata on Friday to take part in mega opposition rally organised by West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Saturday, said except for SP-BSP alliance he will not talk about his political strategy anymore as it will not be in the interest
NDTV, India Today, Times of India,
  

BJP terms Shatrughan Sinha an 'opportunist' for attending Mamata Banerjee's rally, says will take cognisance of his actions

First Post.com 5 hours 46 minutes ago

Shatrughan Sinha, a disgruntled BJP MP from Patna, attended the rally in Kolkata organised Mamata Banerjee where he spoke against the Modi government.
Oppn rally: BJP slams 'opportunist' Shatrughan
Oppn rally: BJP slams 'opportunist' Shatrughan
BJP takes 'cognizance' of Shatrughan Sinha's presence in Mamata
New Delhi,Days after senior Bihar BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi had told disgruntled party MP Shatrughan Sinha to ‘leave’ the saffron party if he was not happy, the saffron outfit on Saturday said the leadership will take cognizance of Mr Sinha attending the Mamata Banerjee-led rally in Kolkata. They make it a point to be […]
Shatrughan Sinha attends Mamata Banerjee's rally, BJP calls him opportunist
Shatrughan Sinha attends Mamata Banerjee's rally, BJP calls him opportunist
`Losers` trying their luck: BJP mocks Mamata Banerjee`s mega rally
BJP lashed out at Mamata Banerjee for harassing the general public on account of the rally.
"Khamosh": Shatrughan Sinha Avoids Question On Ram Temple
Shatrughan Sinha arrived in Kolkata to attend an anti-BJP rally organised by the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC).
India Today, Zee News, NDTV,
  

AAP government, Delhi Police engage in blame game over JNU sedition case

Money Control 7 hours 16 minutes ago

An AAP government spokesperson said no file seeking any prosecution sanction in any JNU-related case had so far been brought to the notice of any Delhi minister.
JNU sedition case: Court refuses 1,200-page chargesheet, slams Delhi Police for filing it without approval
JNU sedition case: Court refuses 1,200-page chargesheet, slams Delhi Police for filing it without approval
JNU sedition case: Court questions police
JNU sedition case: Court questions police
JNU sedition case: Court questions Delhi Police for filing charge sheet without procuring requisite sanctions
The police told Metropolitan Magistrate Deepak Sherawat they will procure the required sanctions within 10 days.
2016 JNU sedition case: Court raps Delhi Police for filing chargesheet without approval
Delhi Police has now sought 10 days to get sanction approval from concerned authorities.
Daily Bulletin: TMC to hold mega Opposition rally against BJP; JNU sedition case hearing in Delhi court at 2pm; day's top stories
Daily bulletin: Mamata banerjee's Opposition rally is likely to see participation from 20 national leaders; JNU sedition case to be taken by Delhi court today; day's top stories
Economic Times, Zee News, First Post.com,
  

Fuel pipeline blaze in Mexico kills 20, injures dozens: Government

Times of India 6 hours 26 minutes ago

Fuel pipeline blaze in Mexico kills 20, injures dozens: Government
Mexico vows fuel theft crackdown after deadly pipeline blast
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador pledged to step up efforts to stamp out fuel theft on Saturday after an explosion at a pipeline killed at least 21 people and injured dozens more.
Fuel pipeline blaze in Mexico kills 20, injures dozens
A massive fire broke out at the site of an illegal fuel tap in central Mexico on Friday, killing at least 21 people and injuring scores more as rescu
Fuel pipeline blaze in Mexico kills 20, 54 injured: Government
Omar Fayad, governor of Hidalgo state, said locals at the site of the leak were scrambling to steal some of the leaking oil when at least 20 of them were burned to death.
At least 20 charred to death as fuel pipeline explodes in Mexico
At least 20 charred to death as fuel pipeline explodes in Mexico
66 Killed, 76 Injured After Fuel Pipeline Explodes In Mexico
An explosion and fire killed at least 66 people who were collecting fuel gushing from a leaking pipeline in central Mexico, the Hidalgo state governor said on Saturday.
Money Control, India Today, NDTV,
  

HDFC Bank Q3 net profit rises 20% to Rs 5,586 crore - Times of India

Times of India 6 hours 26 minutes ago

HDFC Bank Q3 net profit rises 20% to Rs 5,586 crore - Times of India
HDFC Bank Posts Profit Of Rs 5,586 Crore In December Quarter
HDFC Bank's total loans at the end of December were 7.81 lakh crore rupees, with retail loans up 24.0 per cent.
HDFC Bank's profit up 20 percent in third quarter
HDFC Bank, India's biggest lender by market value, reported a 20.31 percent rise in third-quarter net profit on Saturday, lifted by higher interest and fee income.
HDFC Bank Q3 net profit up 20% at Rs 5,586 cr
Led by a steady increase in income, private sector lender HDFC Bank on Saturday reported a 20.31 per cent rise in its net profit at Rs 5,585.9 crore f
HDFC Bank Q3 net profit up 20.3% on NII growth; provisions rise
Net interest income grew by 21.9 percent YoY to Rs 12,576.75 crore.
South Indian Bank Q3 profit drops 27% to Rs 84 crore
Net NPAs also increased to 3.54 per cent in October-December 2018 from 2.35 per cent a year ago.
Hindu Business Line, Money Control, Economic Times,
  

Box Office: Simmba Day 23 in overseas

Bollywood Hungama 1 hour 59 minutes ago

The Ranveer Singh - Sara Ali Khan starrer Simmba hit screens a day earlier in the overseas market. The film which is directed by Rohit Shetty opened on high note. If that wasn't all with little...
'Why Cheat India' mints Rs 1.71 cr on day 1
New Delhi,Emraan Hashmi starrer ‘Why Cheat India’ seemed to be a non-starter, as it minted Rs 1.71 crore on day one, trade sources said on Saturday. Produced by Bhushan Kumar and Emraan Hashmi, the movie earned Rs 1.71 crore on Friday. ‘Needs miraculous growth over the weekend to post a decent total,’ the sources said. […]
Box Office: Emraan Hashmi's 'Why Cheat India' Gets A Slow Start
Emraan Hashmi's Why Cheat India collected Rs 1.71 crore on its opening day
Why Cheat India box office day 1: Emraan Hashmi gets his lowest opener in 6 years...
As Uri stays strong at the box office, Emraan Hashmis Why Cheat India opened at Rs 1.71 crore. Vicky Kaushals film is expected to enter Rs 100 crore club soon.
Why Cheat India box-office collection Day 1
According to the report in BoxofficeIndia.com, the Soumik Sen directorial opened at Rs 1.50 crore at the box-office on its first day on Friday.
Petta box office collection Day 10: Rajinikanth film is a winner
Petta box office collection Day 10: Rajinikanth film is a winner
Hindustan Times, Times of India, India Today,
  

Trump to offer shutdown-ending immigration deal, still wants wall money: Source

Times of India 1 hour 31 minutes ago

In a speech to be delivered from the White House, Trump will continue to demand $5.7 billion in wall funding, but also offer backing for legislation to protect young undocumented immigrants known...
Trump to propose immigration compromise to end shutdown: source
U.S. President Donald Trump will propose a compromise on immigration in an afternoon speech on Saturday, but not relent on his demand for funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, a source familiar with his plan said.
Trump To Propose Immigration Compromise To End Shutdown: Report
U.S. President Donald Trump will propose a compromise on immigration in an afternoon speech on Saturday, but not relent on his demand for funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, a source familiar with...
The shutdown today: Trump plans major announcement
WHAT'S NEW President Donald Trump said he'll be making a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon as the standstill over his border wall continues into
Donald Trump plans to make 'major announcement' on shutdown, border
In a video posted on his Twitter feed late Friday, Donald Trump said both sides should take the politics out of it and get to work to make a deal.
Trump to make #39;major#39; announcement on shutdown, border issue
The shutdown, the longest-ever in US history, is a result of the bitter political divide over border security issue between the Trump-led Republican party and the opposition Democratic party.
Economic Times, Hindustan Times, Money Control,