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Actor Vijay Babu Rape Case: Court To Hear Anticipatory Bail Plea Today

Actor Vijay Babu Rape Case: Court To Hear Anticipatory Bail Plea Today

Asian News International | Friday May 27, 2022, Kochi

Kerala High Court posted the anticipatory bail plea of actor-cum-producer Vijay Babu in the sexual assault case against him tomorrow.

On Drug Offenders, Supreme Court's "Within Time" Order To Punjab

On Drug Offenders, Supreme Court's "Within Time" Order To Punjab

Asian News International | Friday May 27, 2022, New Delhi

The Supreme Court while observing that there are over 2000 NDPS offenders/accused persons in Punjab, has asked the state government to put in place appropriate provisions to ensure that the individuals are brought to book.

Delhi Court To Pronounce Sentence For OP Chautala In Assets Case Tomorrow

Delhi Court To Pronounce Sentence For OP Chautala In Assets Case Tomorrow

Press Trust of India | Friday May 27, 2022, New Delhi

A Delhi court will pronounce its order Friday on the quantum of sentence to be awarded to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala in a disproportionate assets (DA) case.

IPS Officers "Get Everything" But Bengal Officers...: Mamata Banerjee

IPS Officers "Get Everything" But Bengal Officers...: Mamata Banerjee

Press Trust of India | Friday May 27, 2022, Kolkata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said there is "discrimination" in the state between IPS and West Bengal Police Service (WBPS) officers and equality must be ensured between them.

Import Of Paper To Be Brought Under Compulsory Registration From Oct 2022

Import Of Paper To Be Brought Under Compulsory Registration From Oct 2022

Asian News International | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

The import policy of major paper products has been amended from 'free' to 'free subject to compulsory registration under Paper Import Monitoring System', the Union Ministry of Commerce & Industry said on Thursday.

Madhya Pradesh Governor Gives Nod To Ordinance On Direct Polls Of Mayors

Madhya Pradesh Governor Gives Nod To Ordinance On Direct Polls Of Mayors

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Governor Mangu Bhai Patel on Thursday gave his consent to an ordinance sent by the state government proposing direct election of mayors in municipal corporations, a senior minister said.

Jet Airways Reports Rs 234 Crore Loss In March Quarter

Jet Airways Reports Rs 234 Crore Loss In March Quarter

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

Jet Airways, which remains grounded for over two years, on Thursday reported a standalone net loss of Rs 233.63 crore for the three months ended March.

Girl, 19, Beaten To Death By Father In West Bengal: Police

Girl, 19, Beaten To Death By Father In West Bengal: Police

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Jalpaiguri

A 19-year-old girl was allegedly thrashed to death with sticks by his father in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district on Thursday evening, police said.

"Right To Dignity": Supreme Court Recognises Sex Work As A "Profession"

"Right To Dignity": Supreme Court Recognises Sex Work As A "Profession"

Asian News International | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

The Centre in Supreme Court has raised certain reservations in respect of the recommendations made by the panel that sex workers should not be arrested or penalised or harassed or victimised as voluntary sex work is "not illegal".

"Free Me From Cruel Post, Give To...": Rajasthan Minister To Ashok Gehlot

"Free Me From Cruel Post, Give To...": Rajasthan Minister To Ashok Gehlot

Edited by Debanish Achom | Thursday May 26, 2022, Jaipur

A minister close to Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has vented his anger against the state bureaucracy and sought to step down.

"Operation Namkeen": Cocaine Worth Rs 500 Crore Busted At Gujarat Port

"Operation Namkeen": Cocaine Worth Rs 500 Crore Busted At Gujarat Port

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar, Edited by Boris Pradhan | Thursday May 26, 2022, Mundra, Gujarat

Nearly 52 kg of cocaine, valued at over Rs 500 crores, was caught by intelligence officials today at Gujarat's Mundra port. The drugs were hidden in packets containing salt, officials said.

Miffed With "Pocket Money" Son Kills Parents In Punjab's Ludhiana: Police

Miffed With "Pocket Money" Son Kills Parents In Punjab's Ludhiana: Police

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Ludhiana

A day after an elderly man and his wife were found dead at home, police on Thursday claimed to have solved the murder case with the arrest of the couple's son.

12-Year-Old Boy Falls Into Borewell In Rajasthan; Rescued

12-Year-Old Boy Falls Into Borewell In Rajasthan; Rescued

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Jodhpur

A 12-year-old boy was successfully rescued after he had fallen nearly 100 feet down in a bore-well in a village here in Jalore district on Thursday.

52 Kg Cocaine Worth Over Rs 500 Crore Sezied Under 'Operation Namkeen'

52 Kg Cocaine Worth Over Rs 500 Crore Sezied Under 'Operation Namkeen'

Asian News International | Thursday May 26, 2022, New Delhi

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has seized 52 kg of cocaine, estimated to be valued at over Rs 500 crore in the international illicit market, from an import consignment received from Iran, the Union Finance Ministry said on Thursday.

In Major Haul, Drugs Worth Rs 100 Crore Seized In Madhya Pradesh

In Major Haul, Drugs Worth Rs 100 Crore Seized In Madhya Pradesh

Reported by Anurag Dwary, Edited by Nonika Sharma | Thursday May 26, 2022, Narmadapuram

Drugs worth Rs 100 crore were seized in Madhya Pradesh's Itarsi town on Thursday and two traffickers were arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) officials, according to sources.