Jaya DA case: Here is how much the lawyers from Karnataka charged

acharyaThe state of Karnataka spent Rs 1,85,12,500 on advocate fees to conduct the trial in the Jayalalithaa Disproportionate Assets case. B V Acharya who was the first special public prosecutor in the case charged Rs 40,75,000, an RTI response has revealed.

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Hizbul desperately luring Musa back: Intelligence Buerau

zakir_musaWith Zakir Musa walking out, the Hizbul Mujahideen’s top leadership is now making desperate attempts to lure him back. Musa had in an audio clip last week threatened to behead Kashmir separatists and hang their heads at Lal Chowk in Srinagar.

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India’s chance of breakthrough look slim as next NSG plenary set to be held in June

nsgThe next plenary of the Nuclear Suppliers Group or NSG will be held next month at the Swiss capital of Bern. Owing to China’s persistent opposition, the chances of a breakthrough on India’s entry into the elite group still look slim.

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Chennai born woman elected to City of London corporation

rehanaameerRehana Ameer became the first Indian-born woman to be elected as a councillor to a ward in the United Kingdom. The 43-year-old UK entrepreneur who was born and raised in Chennai, contested from Vintry ward in the City of London county as an independent candidate. She was elected as a councillor to the Court of Common Council, becoming the first India-born woman to be elected to the City of London Corporation.

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President’s rule likely to be imposed in J&K

stonepThere is every possibility that President’s rule may be imposed in Jammu and Kashmir if the state continues to be on the boil. At a high-level meeting of the Ministry of Home Affairs, the possibility of imposing President’s rule in the state had been discussed.

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CBSE 12th Result 2017: Expected this week, how to check

img_0847The CBSE 12th Result 2017 is likely to be declared this week.. The long wait for students is expected to come to an end. The results of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) class 12th can be checked on the official website.

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Panama papers: Nawaz Sharif given 7 days to resign

nawazjpgPakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif has been given 7 days to resign.The Supreme Court Bar Association and the Lahore High Court Bar Association have threatened to launch a countrywide movement if Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif doesn’t resign in seven days. In a joint declaration issued by the two bar associations, they said that following the Supreme Court’s order on the Panama Papers case, the Prime Minister should no longer hold the position and resign within seven days, The Dawn reported.

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Kasab a pawn, Jadhav a terrorist says Musharaff

mushAccording to former Pakistani military dictator, Kulbhushan Jadhav is a bigger terrorist than Ajmal Kasab. Musharraf told Pakistan’s ARY News that Kasab, one of ten Pakistanis who carried out the Mumbai terror attacks in which 164 people were killed, was “just a pawn”, while Jadhav, the Indian national Pakistan claims is a spy, “may have killed” people.

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Pak’s lawyer in Jadhav case was hired by Congress to represent India in 2004: Report

khawar qureshiKhawar Qureshi, the lawyer who argued for Pakistan against India in the case was appointed by the UPA government to argue in a power project case said a WION News exclusive. The Pakistan origin UK lawyer had argued against India in the Jadhav case at the International Court of Justice which had granted a stay on the sentencing.

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Absentee Kajol set to lose her place in Prasar Bharati Board

kajolsareeKajol, the popular actress from Bollywood is all set to lose her place in the Prasar Bharati Board owing to repeated absence from the meetings. Members of the Board who were agitated over her repeated absence had raised in the recent meeting that she should be removed. The Ministry for Information and Broadcasting is looking into the matter.

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