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Delhi Government Transfers 12 IAS Officers After Raid On Manish Sisodia

Delhi Government Transfers 12 IAS Officers After Raid On Manish Sisodia

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 20, 2022, New Delhi

In a bureaucratic reshuffle, a dozen IAS officers were shifted between departments on Friday, hours after a CBI raid at Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia's residence in connection with the Delhi Excise Policy.

5.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits UP's Lucknow

5.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits UP's Lucknow

Asian News International | Saturday August 20, 2022, Lucknow

An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 on the Richter scale hit the north-northeast of Lucknow in the early hours of Saturday, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) informed.

2 Fake CBI Officers Arrested For Extorting Money From Businessman In Assam

2 Fake CBI Officers Arrested For Extorting Money From Businessman In Assam

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 20, 2022, Karimganj, Assam

Assam Police arrested two persons in Karimganj district on Friday for allegedly posing as CBI officers in order to extort money.

Pics: Yogi Adityanath Visits Krishna Janmabhoomi In Mathura On Janmashtami

Pics: Yogi Adityanath Visits Krishna Janmabhoomi In Mathura On Janmashtami

Asian News International | Saturday August 20, 2022, Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited the Krishna Janmabhoomi temple in Mathura on the occasion of Janmashtami on Friday.

6 Killed, 20 Injured In Road Accident In Rajasthan; PM Expresses Grief

6 Killed, 20 Injured In Road Accident In Rajasthan; PM Expresses Grief

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 20, 2022, Jaipur

Six people were killed and over 20 injured in a road accident in Rajasthan's Pali district on Friday night, police said.

"Impossible": Dolo Maker On Rs 1,000-Crore Freebies Charge

"Impossible": Dolo Maker On Rs 1,000-Crore Freebies Charge

Asian News International | Saturday August 20, 2022, New Delhi

Bengaluru-based pharmaceutical company Micro Labs Limited on Friday termed allegations that it had gifted freebies worth Rs 1,000 crore to doctors to promote its Dolo-650 tablets as "baseless and incorrect".

"We Are Bigger <i>Goondas</i> Than You": Telangana BJP Chief To KCR

"We Are Bigger Goondas Than You": Telangana BJP Chief To KCR

Asian News International | Friday August 19, 2022, Jangaon (Telangana)

Bharatiya Janata Party Telangana unit president Bandi Sanjay on Friday stoked a row after he stated that his party workers are bigger "goons" than TRS workers but with a difference as they work for the welfare of the people.

"Relentless Misuse" Of Probe Agencies Takes Their Credibility, Says Congress

"Relentless Misuse" Of Probe Agencies Takes Their Credibility, Says Congress

Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2022, New Delhi

After the CBI raided Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday, the Congress said the "relentless misuse" of investigation agencies against political rivals erodes their credibility, and can help the corrupt to get away.

Manish Sisodia Says "Computer, Phone Seized" After 14-Hour CBI Raid

Manish Sisodia Says "Computer, Phone Seized" After 14-Hour CBI Raid

Reported by Sharad Sharma | Friday August 19, 2022, New Delhi

Manish Sisodia, after day-long CBI raids, says "They have seized my computer, phone. CBI is being misused"

Retired High Court Judge To Probe Haryana Cop's Killing

Retired High Court Judge To Probe Haryana Cop's Killing

Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2022, Chandigarh

The Haryana government has notified a commission of inquiry to probe the killing of police officer Surender Singh, who was allegedly mowed down by a dumper truck in Nuh during a raid against illegal stone mining on July 19.

Kerala Government In High Court Against Order In Sexual Harassment Case

Kerala Government In High Court Against Order In Sexual Harassment Case

NDTV News Desk | Friday August 19, 2022

The controversial bail order to social activist and writer 'Civic' Chandran in a sexual abuse case is now in High Court. The Kerala government has appealed against the order, in which the comments by the judge have outraged many. The activist has be

India's First Indigenously Developed Monkeypox Test Kit Launched

India's First Indigenously Developed Monkeypox Test Kit Launched

Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2022, Visakhapatnam

The first indigenously-developed RT-PCR kit for testing monkeypox was launched at the Andhra Pradesh Medtech Zone (AMTZ) on Friday.

"CBI Asked From Above To Harass Us": Arvind Kejriwal On Raids On His Deputy

"CBI Asked From Above To Harass Us": Arvind Kejriwal On Raids On His Deputy

Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2022, New Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the CBI raids on his deputy, Manish Sisodia, came on "orders from above", intended to create obstacles for the Aam Aadmi Party's 'Make India Number 1' mission.

On Camera, Car Rams Children On Cycle In Rajasthan, Driver Doesn't Stop

On Camera, Car Rams Children On Cycle In Rajasthan, Driver Doesn't Stop

Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Friday August 19, 2022, Jaipur

A speeding car hit two children riding their bicycle, sending their bike and bodies flying and seriously injuring them in Rajasthan's Hanumangarh.

Mumbai Reports Over 1,000 New Covid Cases For 2nd Day In A Row

Mumbai Reports Over 1,000 New Covid Cases For 2nd Day In A Row

Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2022, Mumbai

Mumbai on Friday reported 1,011 new coronavirus infections and two pandemic-related deaths, civic officials said. The city reported more than 1,000 cases on the second day.