Delhi L-G okays 11 officials suspension for lapses in excise policy: Report

Lieutenant Governor V K Saxena has approved the suspension of 11 officials over “serious lapses” in the implementation of the Excise Policy 2021-22, sources said on Saturday. The suspended officials include then Delhi excise commissioner Arava Gopi Krishna and deputy excise commissioner Anand Kumar Tiwari, they said. Krishna, a 2012 batch … Read more

Monsoon session: Lok Sabha withdraws suspension of four Congress MPs

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Monday revoked the suspension of four Congress members, after party leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said it was not the intention of the opposition to hurt the chair. The Congress members were suspended last Monday for the rest of the session for protesting and carrying placards inside … Read more

SC agrees to hear Bihar judicial officer’s plea challenging his suspension

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a judicial officer’s plea challenging his suspension by the Patna High Court and the initiation of disciplinary proceedings against him. The plea by Shashi Kant Rai, an additional district and sessions judge (ADJ) in Araria in Bihar, came up for hearing before a bench … Read more

Govt wants Oppn-free India: Cong protests agencies misuse, MPs suspension

Congress MPs held a sit-in at Vijay Chowk here on Wednesday over the alleged misuse of investigative agencies and suspension of Opposition legislators, with senior leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury saying it seems that the government wants an “Opposition-mukt” Bharat. Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, Chowdhury, the leader … Read more

Bengal’s Howrah situation ‘peaceful’; Sec 144, internet suspension in place

The situation in West Bengal’s Howrah district, which on Friday witnessed violent protests against controversial remarks of suspended BJP spokespersons, was peaceful on Saturday morning even as prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPc remained imposed and internet services suspended, officials said. Assembly of five or more people in … Read more

Accept and respect party’s decision: Nupur Sharma on suspension from BJP

Suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma on Tuesday said she “accepts and respects” the party’s decision. The BJP on Sunday had suspended its national spokesperson Sharma and expelled its Delhi unit’s media head Naveen Kumar Jindal as the row over their alleged derogatory remarks against Prophet Mohammed escalated with protests … Read more

US to issue fresh tourist visas from September after prolonged suspension

Fresh issuance of tourist visas was suspended during the pandemic and only renewals were taking place Topics US visa | US embassy BS Reporter  |  Mumbai  Last Updated at May 29, 2022 21:42 IST US diplomatic missions in India will resume routine in-person tourist visa appointments from September. … Read more

Singapore startup Zilingo fires CEO after suspension

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Technology PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Anshuman Daga and Jaiveersingh Shekhawat Article content SINGAPORE — Singapore-based Zilingo said on Friday it had fired Chief Executive Ankiti Bose after an independent investigation into complaints about what the fashion technology startup described as “serious financial irregularities.” Bose, 30, the face of … Read more

Raytheon cuts revenue forecast as suspension of Russia business hits sales By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Raytheon stand is seen at the 53rd International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France June 21, 2019. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File Photo By Nilanjana Basu and Mike Stone Aerospace and defense firm Raytheon Technologies (NYSE:) Corp lowered its full-year revenue forecast on Tuesday, blaming the loss of sales … Read more

Congress News: Congress panel recommends suspension of Sunil Jakhar for two years

The Congress Disciplinary Committee on Tuesday recommended the suspension of its former Punjab unit chief Sunil Jakhar for two years and his removal from all party posts, besides recommending removal of Kerala leader K V Thomas from all party positions for anti-party activities, sources said. The disciplinary panel of the Congress, which met here this … Read more