Posts by Vicky Nanjappa

Iqbal Kaskar: Extortion over a plate of biriyani and beja fry

iqbalkaskarIqbal Kaskar, the pudgy faced brother of Dawood Ibrahim was arrested by the Thane police last week in connection with an extortion racket. Up before a set of tough interrogators, Iqbal has revealed the role of two corporators who helped run the racket.

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How Dawood’s brother Kaskar turned ‘chicken’ and sang in the interrogation room

iqbalkaskar1Iqbal Kaskar arrested in an extortion case was a tough nut to crack on day one. The brother of Dawood Ibrahim was eating biriyani at the time of his arrest and appeared to be cool and calm when the cops took him away.

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What is Doval’s offensive defense and double squeeze policy for Pakistan

AJIT-DOVALPakistan today said that Doval’s offensive defense and double squeeze policy to make India a regional hegemon will never succeed. The offense defence and double squeeze policy of Doval’s was visible during the surgical strikes that India carried out across the Line of Control following the Uri attack.

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Reserve right to hit back if our soldiers are in danger: India to Pak at DGMO meet

359492-punjab-police-armyIndia has said that all cease fire violations in the Jammu sector were initiated by the Pakistan rangers. The same was conveyed at the DGMO level meet between India and Pakistan.

The DGMO level talks were held at the behest of the Pakistan DGMO. The Pakistan DGMO raised the issue of civilians being targeted. India said that the cease fire violations were initiated by Pakistan and the BSF had only responded appropriately. It was also said that no targeted firing on civilians were carried out by India.

Karti closed foreign accounts, transferred money abroad, CBI in SC

kartichidambaramThe Central Bureau of Investigation has told the Supreme Court that Karti Chidambaram has closed several foreign accounts and transferred money deposited in them when he was abroad.

Inside Ram Rahim’s cave, a bigg boss like game with 6 couples

ramrahimhoneyA big boss like show is what used to be hosted at the cave of Dera Sacha Sauda chief, Gurmeet Ram Rahim. This was yet another claim made by Honeypreet Insan’s former husband.

Fiscal prudence a challenge says Arun Jaitley

arunjaitelyMaintaining fiscal prudence is a “challenge”, but there is no need to “panic,” said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as the government looks for way to revive sagging growth.

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Economy on downhill path due to adventure called demonetisation: Manmohan Singh

Manmohan-SinghThe economy is on a downhill path, thanks to an adventure called demonetisation, said former Prime Minister of India, Dr Manmohan Singh. It was not required at all, either technically or economically, he added.

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Gumnami Baba was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose: Justice Sahai commission

gumnamibabaA majority of the witnesses who deposed before the Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission believed that Gumnami Baba was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. The commission was set up in June last year to probe the identity of Gumnami Baba who was widely believed to be Bose.

Who is Asima Chatterjee, today’s Google Doodle

asimagoogleAsima Chatterjee is today’s Google Doodle. Who is Asima Chatterjee? Born on September 23, she was an Indian chemist noted for her work in the fields of organic chemistry and phytomedicine.