19 firms, besides INX, linked to Karti’s companies under ED scanner: report
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19 firms, besides INX, linked to Karti’s companies under ED scanner: report

19 firms, besides INX, linked to Karti’s companies under ED scanner: report The Enforcement Directorate (ED) had sent notices to 19 firms, besides INX Media, that did business with Karti Chidambaram’s two companies – Advantage Strategic Consulting Private Limited (ASCPL) and Chess Management Services. …

Trump administration accuses Syria of mass executions and burning bodies
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Trump administration accuses Syria of mass executions and burning bodies

Trump administration accuses Syria of mass executions and burning bodies The Trump administration is accusing the Syrian government carrying out mass killings of thousands of prisoners and burning the dead bodies in a large crematorium outside the capital. The State Department says about 50 detainees a day are …

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party wins vote in rivals’ German heartland
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Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party wins vote in rivals’ German heartland

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party wins vote in rivals’ German heartland Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives won a state election Sunday in their center-left rivals’ traditional heartland, a stinging blow to the German leader’s challenger in September’s national vote. The …

SC denies urgent hearing of Justice Karnan’s plea to recall arrest order
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SC denies urgent hearing of Justice Karnan’s plea to recall arrest order

SC denies urgent hearing of Justice Karnan’s plea to recall arrest order The Supreme Court on Monday turned down urgent hearing of Calcutta High Court judge Justice CS Karnan’s plea to recall his arrest order in contempt of court case. SC slammed Karnan for repeatedly filing plea seeking quashing of the apex …

Tamil Nadu: CRRC to stage rail rokos from May 15 to May 22
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Tamil Nadu: CRRC to stage rail rokos from May 15 to May 22

Tamil Nadu: CRRC to stage rail rokos from May 15 to May 22 The Cauvery Rights Retrieval Committee on Thursday said it would stage rail rokos for a week from May 15 to press their various demands. The protest will be held from May 15 to May 22, CRRC coordinator P Maniarasan said. The rail roko would be held in …

South Korea’s Moon scraps state textbooks to ‘normalise history education’
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South Korea’s Moon scraps state textbooks to ‘normalise history education’

South Korea’s Moon scraps state textbooks to ‘normalise history education’ South Korea’s new President Moon Jae-In on Friday scrapped state-issued school history textbooks introduced by his ousted predecessor, saying they represented an “outdated and one-sided” view of the past, his office …

National Herald case: Sonia, Rahul to face IT probe after Delhi HC order
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National Herald case: Sonia, Rahul to face IT probe after Delhi HC order

National Herald case: Sonia, Rahul to face IT probe after Delhi HC order The Delhi High Court on Friday declined to stay the income tax proceedings against Young India Ltd in the National Herald case, which involves Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. A bench of Justices S Muralidhar and Chander …