INDIA

Nirav Modi leaves India: List of other fugitive economic offenders on the run

New Delhi: Billionaire jewellery designer Nirav Modi and the main accused in alleged fraudulent transactions of over Rs 11,400 crore through 150 letters of understanding issued by the Punjab National Bank, left India on January 1. Modi’s leaving the country once again brings to limelight the cases of other economic offenders like Vijay Mallya, Lalit Modi, Deepak Talwar and Sanjay Bhandari on ... Read More »

Reliance Industries wins ‘Golden Peacock Award 2017’ for CSR initiatives

Reliance Industries (RIL) has won the Golden Peacock Award 2017 for the success of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives and in particular for the transformative work done by Reliance Foundation (RF), the CSR arm of the company. One of the key social projects of RIL, recognized by the Golden Peacock jury, aims at impacting farmer livelihoods through water and ... Read More »

SC questions Delhi govt, DDA over proposed amendments in DMP

New Delhi : The Supreme Court today directed the Delhi government and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to apprise it whether an environmental impact assessment was conducted before proposing amendments in the Delhi master plan, 2021. A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta also asked DDA, Delhi government and the municipal agencies to file withing a week an affidavit ... Read More »

Arrest Tytler, Harsimrat Badal tells Rajnath

New Delhi : Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal today met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and demanded the “immediate arrest” of Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with his “involvement” in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The Shiromani Akali Dal leader met Singh with her party collegue Naresh Gujral and submitted a memorandum and a video of a purported sting operation showing ... Read More »