- SFJ now announces $1 mn grant to farmers for Khalistan support (IANS Exclusive)(15:11)
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) As thousands of Indian farmers protest against the three contentious agriculture-related Bills passed by Parliament, banned US-based secessionist group Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) is trying to fish in troubled waters, declaring a grant of $1 million for farmers in Punjab and Haryana in lieu of their support for Khalistan.
- Facebook summons: SC cites dichotomy in Delhi house panel's stand (Lead)(18:12)
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday pointed out the dichotomy in the stand of the Delhi Assembly panel regarding the summons sent to Facebook India Vice President Ajit Mohan seeking his presence before it in connection with the Delhi riots, and its arguments in the court.
- Full 'UPSC Jehad' would have been telecast if we didn't step in: SC(18:58)
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Centre on Wednesday informed the Supreme Court it has, prima facie, found that the Sudarshan TV programme, titled "UPSC Jehad", violated the Programme Code, and a result, a detailed show cause notice has been issued to the channel to explain why action should not be taken against it.
- IPL rules: A ban plays havoc with player's career, says Neeraj Kumar(15:25)
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Any player, player support personnel or match official will be banned for up to three IPL matches and will be fined Rs 5 lakh if that person thrice breaches rules that bar carrying any mobile device, laptop computer, static/landline, or similar telephone capable of making calls in the Players and Match Officials Areas (PMOA) during IPL matches.
- Now China encroaches upon Nepal territory(12:43)
Kathmandu, Sep 23 (IANS) After India, China is now embroiled in a fresh boundary dispute with Nepal in its remote Humla district that is close to the Nepal-Tibet border.
- Dalit farmer in UP beheaded for not sharing water(09:41)
Badaun (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a Dalit farmer was beheaded in Uttar Pradesh because he refused to share water for irrigation with another farmer. The police have arrested the accused.
- Erdogan raises Kashmir at UN General Assembly(21:14)
United Nations, Sep 22 (IANS) Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who is vying for the leadership of Islamic nations, brought up the Kashmir issue again at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday calling it a "burning issue".
- ED attaches Rs 200-cr assets of Iqbal Mirchi in Dubai (Ld)(17:51)
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) In yet another significant crackdown on the underworld, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday attached properties valued over Rs 200 crore in the UAE belonging to fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar's late close aide Iqbal Memon alias Iqbal Mirchi in a money laundering case, officials said.
- India threatens military aggression against Pak: Qureshi tells OIC(14:14)
Islamabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has alerted the Organization of Islamic Coordination (OIC) on situation in Kashmir, saying that "India has intensified its belligerent rhetoric against Pakistan, including threats of military aggression".