SIT arrests seventh suspect in Gauri Lankesh murder

Bengaluru: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh has arrested the seventh suspect in the case, according to a senior police official. “A person identified as Mohan Nayak, 50, was arrested from Dakshin Kannada district of Karnataka,” SIT investigating officer M N Ancheth told PTI in Bengaluru. Nayak was arrested […]

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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh wants Rajnaths help to tackle drug menace

New Delhi: Chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh has sought assistance from Home Minister Rajnath Singh in order to tackle the menace of drugs in Punjab. He has also asked for cooperation from neighbouring states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Rajasthan to ensure smugglers and peddlers are identified and apprehended in a timely manner. In a […]

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Mother Teresas Missionaries of Charity under Centres scanner after baby selling allegations

NEW DELHI: Following the controversies surrounding Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi directed all states to register and link child care institutions to country’s apex adoption body, Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA), within a month. The Women and Child Development Minister also instructed states to immediately inspect all child care institutes run […]

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