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ED arrests Subhiksha founder in a bank fraud case

Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday arrested Subhiksha retail chain store promoter R. Subramanian under the provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act. He was earlier charge-sheeted in a bank fraud case by Central Bureau of Investigation, Bangalore for defrauding Chennai…

Sridevi cremated

With moist eyes, family and thousands of fans on Wednesday bid a tearful goodbye to Bollywood legend Sridevi at a Vile Parle’s crematorium at 1713 hrs here. Hundreds of admirers lined the streets to catch the last glimpse of the…

Goa CM likely to be discharged today: CMO

 Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar who was admitted to Goa Medical College and Hospital on Sunday last is likely to be discharged on Wednesday. A statement from Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) said,”Hon’ble Chief Minister is recovering from mild dehydration and…

Karti Chidambaram arrested by CBI

Karti Chidambaram, son of senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram, was arrested by CBI early on Wednesday morning in connection with a corruption case. CBI sources said a special CBI team arrested Karti at the Chennai Airport…

Fake currency racketeer held in West Bengal

The National Investigation Agency(NIA) have arrested a top racketeer involved in production of Fake Indian Currency Notes(FICN) at Malda in West Bengal,an official release said here on Monday. According to NIA,an investigation was underway in a case involving high quality…

Ex-journalist becomes Australia deputy PM

Michael McCormack, a former editor of a regional newspaper, has been chosen as Australia’s new deputy prime minister.  He replaces Barnaby Joyce as leader of the Nationals, the ruling coalition’s junior partner. Joyce resigned on Friday over his affair with…

Polling starts in Meghalaya

Polling began peacefully for the 60-member Meghalaya Assembly at around 0700 hrs on Tuesday morning. However, election to one seat – Willimnagar Assembly constituency in East Garo Hills – was countermanded following the killing of Nationalist Congress Party candidate Jonathone…