HindustanTimes Tue,29 Jul 2014


Prashant Bhushan calls for enquiry against Justice Manjunath

Prashant Bhushan
Aam Aadmi Party leader and lawyer Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday said that an enquiry should be set up against Karnataka High Court judge KL Manjunath and that his removal should be recommended by the Chief Justice of India himself.

Bangalore rape: Skating instructor gets clean chit, two others held

Bangalore child rape protest
Bangalore Police on Tuesday announced that Mustafa, the skating instructor they had arrested for the rape of a six-year-old schoolgirl, is innocent. The police have instead found 'circumstantial evidence' against two gym instructors of the school and arrested them.

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J-K violence, Saharanpur curfew mar Eid revelry

Eid in Saharanpur
As Eid-ul-Fitr was marked across the country on Tuesday, celebrations were slightly marred by violence in Kashmir over the Gaza conflict and curfew in riot-hit Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh.

'Forced-feeding' row: Top cleric criticises Modi

Shiv Sena MP tries to put food in the mouth of a Muslim employee during Ramzan. (Video grab)
Top cleric of the largest Eid congregation in West Bengal on Tuesday criticised the Modi-government for its much-hyped 'achche din' concept and keeping silent when Muslims were targeted in the country, however, praised chief minister Mamata Banerjee for her work for minority development.

Ranchi airport operating without weather-tracker

Pawan Hans
The Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi has been operating without observatory radar for the past one year, potentially putting the lives of passengers at risk in a state with one of the most turbulent weather systems in the country.

Rajasthan police arrest mastermind in RPSC paper leak from Bihar

In a joint operation Special Operation Group of Rajasthan police along with Bihar police arrested the accuse identified as RK Singh (50) alias Mithlesh aka Verma from Chandi area of Bhojpur district of Bihar at around 10.30am on Tuesday.

Taxman to write polite letters to assessees

Income tax

Politeness is the new mantra for the Income Tax department which has asked its officials to be more courteous while approaching taxpayers with queries regarding their financial transactions or returns.

Disaster-hit Uttarakhand slips out of top ten tourist destinations

Uttarakhand floods
Uttarakhand may be 'simply heaven' with its picture-postcard locations and pilgrimages but tourists seem to be abandoning the land of the 'char dhams'.

21 killed, 60 injured in bus accidents in HP

Bus accident, mukerian, hoshiarpur, punjab
As many as 21 persons were killed and 60 injured in two separate incidents involving Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) buses in Shimla district on Wednesday.

NDA government’s moves to ramp up rail finances

Bus accident, mukerian, hoshiarpur, punjab

Expanding its inventory of wagons and using IT tools to bring transparency in the allotment of wagons are among initiatives that the NDA government has moved in with for bringing about a turnaround in rail finances.

India to help its nationals leave Libya amid violence

Indian evacuees
With violence gripping Libya, the Indian government said on Tuesday that it was making arrangements to facilitate the return of around 4,500 Indian nationals, including 750 nurses.

Raj police arrest 'mastermind' of RPSC exam paper leak

In a major breakthrough, Rajasthan police today nabbed the "mastermind" of a gang which was involved in alleged leakage of papers of competitive exams held by Rajasthan public service commission from Bihar.
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