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Money Laundering Case Against Sheikh Shahjahan Amid Sandeshkhali Row

Money Laundering Case Against Sheikh Shahjahan Amid Sandeshkhali Row

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar, Edited by Samiran Mishra | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today registered a case against Sheikh Shahjahan, the central figure in the Sandeshkhali row in West Bengal, on money laundering charges.

"Was Told To Lose 10 Kgs To Meet Rahul Gandhi": Congress Leader's Charge

"Was Told To Lose 10 Kgs To Meet Rahul Gandhi": Congress Leader's Charge

Edited by Samiran Mishra | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Zeeshan Siddique, son of former Congress leader Baba Siddique, on Thursday claimed an unconventional obstacle he faced in his quest to meet Rahul Gandhi - a weight loss programme.

Who Was Akul Dhawan, The Indian-Origin Student Who Froze To Death In US?

Who Was Akul Dhawan, The Indian-Origin Student Who Froze To Death In US?

NDTV News Desk | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Indian-origin student Akul Dhawan has died after freezing to death near a club in the US that refused him entry.

Telangana MLA Lasya Nandita Dies In Horrific Road Accident

Telangana MLA Lasya Nandita Dies In Horrific Road Accident

Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Abhimanyu Kulkarni | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Bharat Rashtra Samithi MLA Lasya Nandita died today in a tragic road accident in Hyderabad. The 37-year-old, who was a first-time MLA, suffered serious injuries after her vehicle lost control and collided with the road divider.

Infosys CEO Salil Parekh Joins US-India Partnership Forum Board

Infosys CEO Salil Parekh Joins US-India Partnership Forum Board

Press Trust of India | Friday February 23, 2024, Washington

Salil Parekh, CEO and managing director at Infosys, has joined the US India Strategic and Partnership Forum as its board of directors.

Byju's Investors To Meet Today To Decide CEO's Future, But There's A Catch

Byju's Investors To Meet Today To Decide CEO's Future, But There's A Catch

Edited by Samiran Mishra | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

The fate of Byju Raveendran, founder and CEO of ed-tech giant Byju's, hangs in the balance as an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) of its investors is scheduled to take place today.

Black Day, Mahapanchayat: Farmers To Launch Mega Protests Today

Black Day, Mahapanchayat: Farmers To Launch Mega Protests Today

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, Chandigarh

Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Thursday said the protesting farmers led by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) will observe a 'Black Friday' on Friday.

Manohar Joshi, Ex Maharashtra Chief Minister, Dies At 86

Manohar Joshi, Ex Maharashtra Chief Minister, Dies At 86

Edited by Pushkar Tiwari | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Manohar Joshi died at a Mumbai hospital today, two days after he suffered a cardiac arrest. He was 86.

Congress-Trinamool Seat Talks Back On After Mamata Banerjee Snub: Sources

Congress-Trinamool Seat Talks Back On After Mamata Banerjee Snub: Sources

Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

The Congress, on a roll after sealing seat sharing deals with Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party and Akhilesh Yadav's Samajwadi Party, is aiming for a hat-trick, with a new formula for Mamata Banerjee.

Armenia Offers Alternative Sea Trade Route To India Amid Red Sea Tensions

Armenia Offers Alternative Sea Trade Route To India Amid Red Sea Tensions

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Armenia is ideally positioned to offer India an alternative sea trade route, especially with Europe, Narek Mkrtchyan, the country's minister for Labor and Social Affairs, said on the sidelines of the 9th edition of the Raisina Dialogue on Wednesday.

Gaza "Genocide" Has Set "Horrendous Precedent":  Priyanka Gandhi

Gaza "Genocide" Has Set "Horrendous Precedent": Priyanka Gandhi

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra strongly condemned the Israeli actions in the Gaza Strip, saying that the "genocide" has set a "horrendous precedent" and will go down as a "great shame" in the history of the human race.

Delhi Man Beaten To Death Over Rs 2,300, 4 Arrested: Cops

Delhi Man Beaten To Death Over Rs 2,300, 4 Arrested: Cops

Press Trust of India | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

Two people were arrested while two other juveniles apprehended for allegedly beating up a man to death over a dispute involving Rs 2,300 in north Delhi's Burari area, police said on Thursday.

When PM Suggested Consulting Vaidya To Chief Justice During Covid

When PM Suggested Consulting Vaidya To Chief Justice During Covid

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, New Delhi

In a notable revelation, the Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud on Thursday disclosed his adoption of a vegan diet and commitment to practicing yoga as integral components of his lifestyle.

Haryana Cops To Impose National Security Act Against Protesting Farmers

Haryana Cops To Impose National Security Act Against Protesting Farmers

Asian News International | Friday February 23, 2024, Ambala, Haryana

Amid a stand-off with the farmers, Haryana Police in Ambala District has said that any loss to the government and private property during the protest will be compensated by attaching the property and seizure of bank accounts of the protestors.

Kashi, Mathura Disputes Must Resolve By Mutual Consent: Ajmer Shrine Chief

Kashi, Mathura Disputes Must Resolve By Mutual Consent: Ajmer Shrine Chief

Press Trust of India | Friday February 23, 2024, Ajmer

Ajmer Dargah chief Syed Zainul Abedin said political parties should try to find solutions to disputes such as in Mathura and Kashi outside the courts.