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Updated on 01 Aug 2022 at 08:07 IST
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01 Aug 2022 08:07 IST
Senior advocate of Gyanvapi mosque committee before Varanasi court dies
Abhay Nath Yadav, the chief counsel of the Gyanvapi Mosque Management Committee before the Varanasi court, died of cardiac arrest last night.
Aug 01, 2022 07:58 IST
Indian Army congratulates Achinta Sheuli for gold medal in CWG 2022
Indian Army congratulates Havildar Achinta Sheuli for winning the gold medal in weightlifting by lifting a total of 313 kg (GR) in the men’s 73 kg finals.
Aug 01, 2022 07:24 IST
Mumbai man dies after jumping from 9th floor of 5-star hotel: report
A 59-year-old man allegedly died yesterday after jumping from the 9th floor of a five-star hotel located in the Lower Parel area. Case registered at NM Joshi Marg police station, according to ANI.
01 Aug 2022 06:40 IST
PM Modi congratulates Jeremy Lalrinnunga for his gold medal at CWG
Our Yuva Shakti is creating history! Congratulations to @raltejeremy, who has won a gold in his first CWG and also set a phenomenal CWG record. As a young man he has carried immense pride and glory. Best wishes for your future endeavours. pic.twitter.com/dUGyItRLCJ
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 31, 2022
August 1, 2022 06:04 AM REAL
Arrested by ED, Sanjay Raut will be produced in Mumbai court today
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut in a money laundering case related to alleged irregularities in the remodeling of a Mumbai ‘chawl’ after more than six hours of questioning at the ED Zonal Office in Ballard Estate, South Mumbai.
He was arrested at 12:05 pm on Monday under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) as he was not cooperating with the investigation, officials said.
The Sena’s Rajya Sabha MP, led by former Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, will be produced before a special PMLA court in Mumbai later today, where the Enforcement Directorate will seek his custody.
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In Jharkhand MLAs cash case, Trinamool questions ED’s ‘silence’ in attack on BJP
Posted on 01 Aug 2022 08:12 IST
On Saturday, the West Bengal police intercepted an SUV in Howrah in which three Congress MLAs from Jharkhand were traveling with nearly half a million rupees.
West Bengal police arrested three Congress MLAs from Jharkhand after a large amount of cash was found in their vehicle on Saturday. (PTI)
India’s ‘Yuva Shakti’ makes history: PM Modi with gold medals at CWG 2022
Posted on August 1, 2022 at 07:41 IST
Commonwealth Games 2022: At 19, Jeremy Lalrinnunga set a new CWG record in the men’s 67kg final. India has three gold medals so far.
Weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga poses for a photo as he shows off his gold medal he won in the men’s 67kg final weight class with a total of 300kg at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham . (ANI Photo)
India’s aviation sector is safe, says DGCA chief
Updated on 01 Aug 2022 at 04:42 IST
The country’s civil aviation space is “absolutely safe” and all protocols set by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) are being followed, he said.
The DGCA has launched a two-month special audit of airlines to address potential problems and has scaled back SpiceJet’s operations, among other measures, amid a spate of technical glitches. (HT file)
New DelhiPress Trust of India
Rahul will hold the key Cong meeting during the visit to attend Siddarmaiah’s birthday bash
Posted on August 1, 2022 at 00:36 IST
The visit comes even as the Karnataka Congress appears to be in a conundrum, with many within the party fearing it will implode ahead of the assembly polls, amid a one-upmanship game between Siddaramaiah and Shivakumar over who will be the CM to the event of the party’s coming to power.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit Karnataka to participate in party leader Siddaramaiah’s 75th birthday bash. (Agency)
NIA questions Karnataka student in Uttar Pradesh madrasa
Posted on Aug 1, 2022 at 00:34 IST
According to sources, the student is proficient in many languages and was allegedly in touch with an ISI module in Pakistan through a social media app.
The Saharanpur Senior Superintendent of Police confirmed the arrest of the student, who was released after eight hours of questioning. (HT files)
HC directs wildlife board to consider declaring Hesaraghatta grasslands as Conservation Reserve
Posted on Aug 1, 2022 at 00:32 IST
The division bench of Acting Chief Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice S Vishwajith Shetty was hearing a batch of petitions by environmentalists seeking quashing of the decision taken by the Karnataka State Wildlife Board on January 19, 2021.
The petitioners in the Karnataka high court had claimed that the Hesaraghatta region located in Bangalore is ecologically important and requires protection. (HT files)
‘It’s not my money’: Partha Chatterjee on cash recovered from aide Arpita
Updated on 01 Aug 2022 at 02:26 IST
“The (recovered) money is not mine,” Chatterjee told reporters as he got out of the vehicle while being taken to the ESI Hospital in Joka near Kolkata for a medical check-up, as ordered by a special court that the detained in the emergency room until August. 3.
Former West Bengal Minister Partha Chatterjee. (PTI)
Man mistakenly arrested in Karnataka compensated with ₹5 lakh
Posted on Aug 1, 2022 at 00:28 IST
The HC said that the right to life and liberty guaranteed under Article 21 of the Constitution is paramount and there is a violation of the fundamental right in this case. The court said that the state was responsible for compensating the arrested person for causing him to suffer loss of liberty and also loss of reputation.
The Karnataka high court, in its July 7 judgment, noted that the man’s identification was not cross-checked and verified, leading to the arrest of an innocent person. (HT Archives)
IISc signs MoU with Indian Navy for collaborative research
Posted on Aug 1, 2022 at 00:28 IST
Specializations to be focused on include propulsion and propulsion systems, steel technology, metallurgy and materials science, and corrosion science; systems and controls, instrumentation and sensors; environmental science and engineering, among others.
The MoU, signed on July 29, provides a formal basis for the Navy to interact with relevant IISc faculty and will promote joint research programs in areas of mutual interest, Bengaluru-based IISc said in a statement. (HT Archives)
6 with links to Pakistan, West Asia arrested: Haryana Police
Updated on 01 Aug 2022 at 02:14 IST
“Four MLAs from Haryana, who had received death threats and extortion calls from various phone numbers between June 24 and 28, were traced to West Asian (Middle East) countries,” Satheesh said Balan, Deputy Inspector General of the STF.
The Haryana Police Special Squad with the accused. (ANI)