Shettar holds talks with Congress leaders, may join party: Sources

Shettar holds talks with Congress leaders, may join party: Sources

[ad_1] Bengaluru: Former Karnataka chief minister Jagadish Shettar is in talks with senior Congress leaders after resigning from the Karnataka Assembly over his candidature not being reconsidered by the BJP for the May 10 election, Congress sources said. The sources told PTI that Shettar flew from Hubballi to Bengaluru on Sunday in a special helicopter … Read more

Bhagwant Mann, Delhi ministers to accompany Kejriwal to CBI office on Sunday: Sources

Bhagwant Mann, Delhi ministers to accompany Kejriwal to CBI office on Sunday: Sources

[ad_1] New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who is scheduled to appear before the CBI on Sunday in connection with the excise policy case, will be accompanied to the federal agency’s office by his Punjab counterpart Bhagwant Mann and cabinet colleagues, sources said. They said besides Mann, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MPs and Delhi … Read more

Sachin Pilot to go ahead with fast; it’s not targeted at anyone but graft, say sources

Sachin Pilot to go ahead with fast; it’s not targeted at anyone but graft, say sources

[ad_1] New Delhi: Congress leader Sachin Pilot will go ahead with his daylong fast on Tuesday to press for his demand for action against corruption during the previous BJP rule in Rajasthan, with sources close to him saying his fight is against graft under the Vasundhara Raje regime and not targeted at anyone else. The … Read more

9 percent of India’s electricity to come from nuclear sources by 2047: Jitendra Singh

9 percent of India’s electricity to come from nuclear sources by 2047: Jitendra Singh

[ad_1] New Delhi: India will get 9 percent of its electricity from nuclear sources by 2047, the centenary year of the country’s independence, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Sunday. The Science and Technology minister made these remarks after reviewing the functioning of the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre in Mumbai. Singh said the rising share … Read more

Over 3 dozen cyber crime hotspots detected in 9 states: Sources

Over 3 dozen cyber crime hotspots detected in 9 states: Sources

[ad_1] New Delhi: More than three dozen towns and villages of nine states — from Delhi to Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat to Assam — have become cyber crime hotspots which are being closely monitored by law enforcement agencies, sources said on Tuesday. Besides, a number of hostile countries have been trying for long to cripple … Read more

Close aide of Amritpal detained from Delhi, say police sources

Close aide of Amritpal detained from Delhi, say police sources

[ad_1] New Delhi: The Special Cell of Delhi Police along with the Punjab Police has detained a close associate of fugitive radical preacher Amritpal Singh from West Delhi’s Tilak Vihar area, police sources said here on Thursday. According to the sources, the man identified as Amit Singh was detained on Tuesday from Tilak Vihar after … Read more

Families of Sisodia, Jain yet to vacate official bungalows: Sources

Families of Sisodia, Jain yet to vacate official bungalows: Sources

[ad_1] New Delhi: The families of former Delhi ministers Manish Sisodia and Satyendar Jain were yet to vacate their official bungalows, sources said on Tuesday. Sisodia and Jain had been asked to vacate the bungalows on or before March 21, according to a letter by the Public Works Department dated March 14. Weeks after their … Read more

Sources suggest Amritpal’s case may be handed over to NIA

Sources suggest Amritpal’s case may be handed over to NIA

[ad_1] New Delhi/Chandigarh: A source in the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has suggested that the case of Amritpal Singh, the self-styled radical Sikh preacher and head of ‘Waris Punjab De’, may be transferred to the Central probe agency. “There are possibilities that we might take over the matter. There is a terror link connected to … Read more

Amritpal Singh maintaining close links with ISI, terror groups: Sources

Amritpal Singh maintaining close links with ISI, terror groups: Sources

[ad_1] New Delhi: Radical preacher Amritpal Singh, who is on the run following a police crackdown, has been maintaining close links with Pakistani intelligence agency ISI and some terrorist groups based abroad, official sources said on Saturday. Amritpal Singh, who had even issued a veiled threat to Union Home Minister Amit Shah, has been trying … Read more

Swiggy takes down ‘egg ad’ billboard for Holi after backlash: Sources

Swiggy takes down ‘egg ad’ billboard for Holi after backlash: Sources

[ad_1] New Delhi: Swiggy’s egg ad billboard for Holi has been taken down after a section of people expressed “outrage” on social media. The advertisement said, “Omelette – Sunny side-up – Kisi ke sarr par. #BuraMatKhelo. Get Holi essentials on Instamart.” Though there is no official statement from Swiggy on the matter, a source told … Read more