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 Centre considered replacing Najeeb Jung as Delhi Lt Governor in June
84 Views, 23-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

  A day after Najeeb Jung resigned as Delhi Lt Governor, it has now emerged that the Centre had thought of replacing him in June this year.     According to a Times of India report, the Centre had considered seeking a replacement for him when his three-year term ended in June.&nbs...Read more

 BJP gets lion’s share of donations above Rs 20,000
98 Views, 21-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

  India\’s seven national political parties received Rs 102 crore as donations above Rs 20,000 — the limit for receiving anonymous donations — from 1,744 donations in 2015-2016, with BJP receiving the maximum of Rs 76 crore from 613 donors.   The donations declared by ...Read more

Cyrus Mistry says no chance of truce, vows to ’fight’ it out
132 Views, 20-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Ousted Tata Group Chairman Cyrus Mistry today ruled out chances of a truce with Ratan Tata, claiming his fight is for larger issue of governance and that he will slug it out without giving up his family\’s 18.5 per cent holding in the USD 103-billion conglomerate.  "I will fight f...Read more

Hyderabad blasts: Yasin Bhatkal, 4 other IM operatives sentenced to death
165 Views, 19-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Five senior operatives of banned terror outfit Indian Mujahideen were on Monday awarded death penalty by a special NIA court here in the February 2013 Hyderabad blasts case. This is the first case that any operative of the IM has been convicted. On December 13, the court convicted the five membe...Read more

Chopper case:Ex-IAF Chief, 2 others sent to jail till Dec 30
290 Views, 17-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Former Air Chief Marshal S P Tyagi was today sent to judicial custody till December 30 after CBI said he was not required for further custodial interrogation in AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam.  Special CBI judge Arvind Kumar also sent Tyagi\’s cousin Sanjeev Tyagi and lawyer Gautam K...Read more

 Now, you cannot use the old Rs 500 notes anymore, anywhere
90 Views, 16-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

  With the government having no plans to extend the exemptions on usage of the old Rs 500 beyond December 15, the currency note is now an invalid legal tender for any usage anywhere.   This means that from Friday, the old Rs 500 note can no longer be used for paying utility bills, schoo...Read more