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Who is Sanjay Kumar Mishra, ED director whose 3rd extension SC termed ‘illegal’?

Published on Jul 11, 2023 03:05 PM IST

Supreme Court declares the third extension of service granted to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) chief Sanjay Kumar Mishra as "illegal".

ED director Sanjay Kumar Mishra

Muslim World League chief’s praise for India: ‘Great model for co-existence'

Muslim World League secretary general Sheikh Dr Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa is currently on a six- day visit to India.

Muslim World League secretary general Sheikh Dr Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa.
Published on Jul 11, 2023 03:04 PM IST

SC cancels ED chief Sanjay Mishra’s 3rd extension, says it was illegal

The Supreme Court ruled that ED director Sanjay Kumar Mishra can continue till July 31 to enable the Centre to make a fresh appointment

Sanjay Mishra was first appointed the ED director for a period of two years by an order on November 19, 2018. (PTI)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 03:11 PM IST

Supreme Court refuses Centre's third tenure extension to ED director: ‘Illegal’

The Supreme Court quashed the Centre's order of granting third extension to Enforcement Directorate director Sanjay Kumar Mishra.

ED director Sanjay Kumar Mishra
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 02:53 PM IST

Brij Bhushan liable to be prosecuted for stalking, molesting: Delhi police officer

The Delhi police filed charges of sexual harassment, stalking and outraging the modesty of six female athletes by wrestling federation president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh on June 15

Wrestling Federation of India president Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh leaving his house after a visit by the Special Investigation Team at his New Delhi residence in June (AP File)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 02:17 PM IST

Indian-American Geeta Rao Gupta sworn in as Global Women's Issues Ambassador

Gupta was confirmed by the US Senate by 51 to 47 votes for the position in May, this year.

Geeta Rao Gupta
Published on Jul 11, 2023 02:12 PM IST

Afternoon brief: ‘Brij Bhushan liable to be punished,’ says Delhi Police

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Former WFI chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh.(PTI)
Published on Jul 11, 2023 02:08 PM IST

Red alert for Himachal's Shimla, Solan, Kullu; bridges washed away. Top points

Several areas of the state saw flash floods with several roads and highways being damaged due to incessant rainfall.

People walk across a bridge over the River Beas swollen due to heavy rains in Kullu District, Himachal Pradesh, India, (AP)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 02:33 PM IST

Govt’s affidavit defending nullification of Art 370 lacks logic: Mehbooba Mufti

The Union government in its affidavit in the Supreme Court on Monday said the nullification of Constitution’s Article 370 has led to “unprecedented development, progress, security and stability”

Former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti. (AP)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 01:26 PM IST

Madras HC directs pending Pocso cases to be revised; bans 2-finger test

A special bench of the Madras High Court has called for the replacement of the two-finger test and potency test in cases of sexual assault. The court also directed the police chief to identify consensual relationships in pending cases under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.

The court directed the director general of police to collect data from January to see if any report has referred to a two-finger test
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 01:19 PM IST

Brij Bhushan stalked, molested… liable to be punished: Delhi Police chargesheet

Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, the outgoing chief of Wrestling Federation of India, is facing six counts of alleged sexual harassment charges by female wrestlers.

BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh at an event in Gonda.(PTI file photo)
Published on Jul 11, 2023 01:02 PM IST

Supreme Court stays NGT order naming Delhi LG as Yamuna panel head

The court clarified that it is staying only that part of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order on January 9 that named the Lieutenant Governor as the head of the panel

The interim order was issued after the AAP government pressed for an immediate stay on the NGT order. (ANI)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:41 PM IST

UN praises 'remarkable' India as 415 million exit poverty levels in 15 years

In April, India surpassed China to become the world’s most populous nation with 142.86 crore people, according to UN data.

25 countries, including India, successfully halved their global MPI values within 15 years, showing that rapid progress is attainable. (File)
Published on Jul 11, 2023 11:33 AM IST

SC directs day-to-day hearing from Aug 2 of pleas related to Article 370

Constitution bench of Chief Justice DY Chandrachud and justices SK Kaul, Sanjiv Khanna, BR Gavai, and Surya Kant set July 27 as last date for filing documents.

The Supreme Court was hearing petitions against the nullification of Article 370 of the Constitution (File)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:14 PM IST

Abrogation of Article 370: SC directs day-to-day hearing from August 2

The Supreme Court directed a day-to-day hearing of a clutch of petitions relating to the abrogation of Article 370 from August 2.

The Supreme Court(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 11:02 AM IST

Maharaja may take a back seat in Air India rebranding

Air India’s new management has maintained the Maharaja will continue to be part of the airline, but the executives now say the mascot will likely not remain in the same role

Air India’s logo ’Maharaja’. (AFP File Photo)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 10:49 AM IST

Video: 6 dead as SUV-bus collide on Ghaziabad's Delhi-Meerut Expressway

Six people were killed and two others critically injured in a collision between a bus and a TUV Jeep on Delhi-Meerut Expressway near Ghaziabad.

A video of the incident shows that the school bus in speed and the Black coloured TUV driver tried to evade it before the bus made a head-on collision.
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:02 PM IST

Why India could become world’s 2nd-largest economy by 2075, surpassing US

Goldman Sachs said in the report that this is an appropriate time for the private sector to scale up.

Goldman predicted capital investment will be another significant driver of India’s growth.(AFP)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 11:02 AM IST

Amarnath Yatra remains suspended for 4th consecutive day from Jammu

Incessant rains have caused unprecedented damage to highway, especially the stretch falling in Ramban district, forcing its closure for traffic.

Pilgrims wait to get themselves registered for the Amarnath Yatra in Jammu. (PTI Photo)
Published on Jul 11, 2023 09:41 AM IST

Sidhu Moosewala murder accused Lawrence Bishnoi's health deteriorates

Lawrence Bishnoi was rushed to the emergency ward of Faridkot medical college from Bathinda jail after his health deteriorated.

Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi.
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 11:14 AM IST

Bengal panchayat polls: Counting begins amid tight security

Forty-two people have died since June 8 when the schedule for the West Bengal Panchayat elections was announced even as central forces were deployed for in the state

Voters at a polling station in Bankura. (ANI)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 09:12 AM IST

Morning brief: 142 killed till July 4 in Manipur clashes: Centre informs SC

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Only 181 people have been arrested so far, while 6,745 people were put under preventive detention. (File/ANI)
Published on Jul 11, 2023 09:03 AM IST

West Bengal panchayat election results today; 42 deaths, re-polling. 10 updates

Results of West Bengal panchayat election, considered a litmus test for Trinamool Congress and BJP, will be declared today. Tight security in place.

Female voters stand in a queue to cast their votes during the repolling of the West Bengal Panchayat election at Gangajalghati in Bankura on Monday. (ANI Photo)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 08:34 AM IST

Bengal Panchayat Election Result: TMC leads in 8,692 seats, BJP ahead in 1,453

West Bengal Panchayat Election Result 2023: A total 5.67 crore people were eligible to decide the fate of 2.06 lakh candidates in 73,887 seats.

West Bengal Panchayat Election Result counting underway
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 03:08 PM IST

Monsoon LIVE: ‘Red alert’ in Uttarakhand, heavy rain expected in northwest UP

Today Weather News LIVE Updates: Heavy rains in India have caused the deaths of at least 42 people, with rivers overflowing and landslides cutting off towns.

Monsoon in North India: Water flows after the flood gates of Sukhna Lake opened due to monsoon rains, in Chandigarh. (PTI)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 03:09 PM IST

SC puts interim stay on arrest of Malayalam news portal editor

The Supreme Court bench directed the editor’s counsel to advise him to be more restrained in his comments.

The Supreme Court on Monday put an interim stay on the arrest of Shajan Skaria, the editor of an online Malayalam news portal, in a case filed under the SC/ST Act. (ANI)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:45 AM IST
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US navy ship docked for repair in Tamil Nadu

The US Navy Ship arrived at Larsen & Toubro Ltd (L&T) shipyard is the first to conduct a mid-voyage repair under the five-year Master Ship Repair agreement between the US Navy and L&T

Executive Vice President and Head- Defence IC, L&T, Arun Ramchandani, US Consul General Judith Ravin, The Commanding Officer of the USNS Salvor, Captain Andrew MacLeod (L) and others stand on the USNS Salvor which has been docked at Larsen and Toubro Shipyard at Kattupalli Port for voyage repairs, in Chennai on Monday. (PTI)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:45 AM IST
By, Chennai

Kerala: Body of man trapped in well retrieved after 50 hours

Rescue personnels on Monday retrieved the body of a 50-year-old man from a well he was trapped in since July 8 in Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram: The police and fire services officials try to rescue a 55-year-old man trapped under soil inside a well near Vizhinjam, in Thiruvananthapuram on July 9, 2023. (PTI)
Published on Jul 11, 2023 12:44 AM IST

Telangana: We will oppose UCC in Parl says KCR in meet with AIMPLB

Bharat Rashtra Samithi president and Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday announced that his party would oppose tooth and nail to the Uniform Civil Code bill as and when it will be introduced by the Bharatiya Janata Party-led central government

Telangana: KCR in a meeting with members of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board over the Uniform Civil Code. (Srinivasa Rao Apparasu)
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:43 AM IST
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