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Deputy governor in trouble over deal inflated 50 times

Nairobi, July 14 -- Former Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest) Susan Kikwai managing director risks arrest over payment of Sh10.6 million in a deal that ballooned nearly 50 times above the contract... Read More


NSE buys Sh112m stake in shares clearing company

Nairobi, July 14 -- Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) Limited has nearly doubled its stake in Central Depository & Settlement Corporation Limited to 40.5 percent with two deals valued at Sh111.9 milli... Read More


CPJ names Shahidul Alam among four for Int'l Press Freedom Awards 2020

Bangladesh, July 14 -- The Committee to Protect Journalists named prominent Bangladeshi photo journalist Shahidul Alam and three others from Iran, Nigeria, and Russia for the 2020 International Press ... Read More


More restrictions in Chandigarh, weekend curfew on cards; final decision on tomorrow

Chandigarh,, July 14 -- For containing the recent spike in Covid-19 cases, the UT administration is actively considering imposing fresh curbs on people's movement and gatherings in the city. In addit... Read More


DGGI arrests four persons on charges of GST evasion worth Rs 33.5 cr

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), July 14 -- : The Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) arrested four persons on charges of GST evasion of Rs 33.5 crores in Bhopal on Monday, an official said. Among... Read More


BJP delegation meets Bengal Guv over MLA's death, demands CBI probe

Kolkata (West Bengal), July 14 -- : A delegation of West Bengal BJP leaders led by state president Dilip Ghosh met Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Monday over the death of party MLA Debendra Nath Ray, wh... Read More


Two men snatch bike, threaten cops at gunpoint in Mohali's Phase 10

Mohali,, July 14 -- High drama was witnessed at the Phase 10 market when two unidentified men pointed a gun at a food delivery boy to snatch his motorcycle and then again to threaten a cop on Monday e... Read More


Drug Haul Case: Brinda files affidavit in high court

Manipur, July 14 -- Thounaojam Brinda, who made alleged offensive remarks in Facebook against the judiciary, submitted her affidavit as directed by the Manipur High Court to defend her action on Monda... Read More


6 more dead as floods worsen across Assam

Guwahati/Patna,, July 14 -- Six more people died in rain-related incidents in Assam on Monday even as the flooding submerged 95% of the Kaziranga national park and tiger reserve, an official bulletin ... Read More


Ten-year-old girl grazing goats raped by relative in Uttarakhand

India, July 14 -- A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a distant relative living in the same village on Sunday evening in Bageshwar district. The incident however came to light after a case was r... Read More