Haryana CM Khattar takes swipe at AAP over Punjab health minister’s arrest

After the arrest of Punjab Health Minister Vijay Singla over corruption charges, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday took a dig at the Aam Aadmi Party stating that some MLAs of AAP are in jail, while many are removed under charges of corruption. Khattar further said that BJP … Read more

Sri Lanka Crisis: Sri Lankan police arrest 1,500 people in connection with May 9 violence

Sri Lankan police have arrested at least 1,500 people so far in connection with the violent clashes between anti- and pro-government protesters in the country earlier this month that killed at least 10 people and injured over 200 others, according to a media report on Monday. On May 9, violence erupted in Sri Lanka after … Read more

Karti Chidambaram to be given 3 days’ notice before arrest: Court tells CBI

A special CBI court here on Friday told the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) that Congress MP Karti Chidambaram needs to be given written notice three days’s prior if the probe agency needs to arrest him in connection with the Chinese visa case. The observation was made by the Special … Read more

Indrani Mukerjea walks out of jail 6 years after arrest in Sheena Bora case

Over six years after she was arrested for allegedly murdering her daughter Sheena Bora, former media executive Indrani Mukerjea on Friday evening walked out of Mumbai’s Byculla women’s prison here. I am happy, a beaming Indrani told waiting reporters. Sporting jet black hair, Indrani stepped out of the … Read more

Building fire kills 27 in New Delhi, police arrest company owners By Reuters

6/6 © Reuters. A police official walks at the site of a commercial building that caught fire in New Delhi, India, May 14, 2022. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis 2/6 NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Police in New Delhi arrested two people suspected of flouting fire safety regulations on Saturday after at least 27 people died in a blaze … Read more

mahinda rajapaksa: Lawyer moves court for arrest of ex-Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa for attack on protesters

A lawyer has moved a Sri Lankan court seeking direction to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to immediately arrest seven persons, including former Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa while alleging conspiracy to commit criminal intimidation and abetting attack on a peaceful protest in front of the Temple Trees and Galle Face earlier this week. According to … Read more

Arrest of Cardinal Zen send chills through Hong Kong’s Catholic church

Even before the arrest this week of its former top cleric, Hong Kong’s Catholic church had been worrying about the effect of the Chinese territory’s sweeping national security law. Local Catholic leaders recently decided to cancel annual commemorations of China’s bloody crushing of protests in Tiananmen Square in 1989 for fear of violating the law … Read more

Delhi police arrest IAF sergeant for leaking sensitive information to Pak

An IAF sergeant at the record office here was arrested for allegedly leaking classified and sensitive information about defence installations and personnel to a Pakistan-based “agent”, police said on Thursday and claimed he was “honey-trapped”. The accused has been identified as 32-year-old Devender Narayan Sharma, who was working as an … Read more