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VVIP Chopper case: CBI files supplementary chargesheet against Michel, Saxena, 13 others

Written by Deeptiman Tiwary | New Delhi | Updated: September 20, 2020 1:32:46 am Michel had been extradited from UAE in December 2018 and was widely speculated to spill the beans on politicians who may have been paid off in the deal. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna) The CBI has filed a supplementary chargesheet against […]

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Govt should engage with int’l media to build pressure on Pakistan: Demand in Rajya Sabha

A demand for the government escalating its engagements with the international media to build a global opinion against Pakistan for sponsoring cross-border terrorism and harbouring fugitives such as Dawood Ibrahim was made in the Rajya Sabha on Saturday. Through a Zero Hour mention, Sasmit Patra of the BJD said the government should also engage with […]

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NIA arrests nine in Bengal & Kerala, claims al-Qaeda attacks foiled

Written by Deeptiman Tiwary , Sweety Kumari , Shaju Philip | New Delhi, Thiruvananthapuram | Updated: September 20, 2020 2:52:27 am The NIA headquarters in New Delhi. (Express Photo/File) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Saturday claimed to have foiled plans for terror strikes in various parts of the country with the arrest of nine alleged […]

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Expect to have enough COVID-19 vaccines for every American by April 2021: Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Friday (local time) said that his administration expects to have enough doses of coronavirus vaccines for every American citizen by April 2021. “As soon as the vaccine is approved, the administration will deliver it to the American people immediately…Hundreds of millions of doses will be available every month and […]

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Canada shelves free trade negotiations with China

TORONTO [Canada]: Canada is abandoning free trade negotiations with China amid a host of disagreements on a range of topics, Foreign Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said in an interview on Friday. “I do not see the conditions being present now for these discussions to continue at this time. The China of 2020 is not the China […]

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United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

WASHINGTON: US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who has been regarded as an iconic champion of women’s rights and history-making jurist passed away at the age of 87 due to complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer at her home in Washington DC. Ginsburg, the second woman appointed to the bench, developed a rock star status […]

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RJD plans to hold door-to-door drive and virtual rallies

NEW DELHI: The RJD is planning a multi-pronged strategy, which will include a blueprint for Bihar, and a mix of real and virtual contact programmes to counter the BJP-JD(U) campaign blitzkrieg RJD, which is preparing the blueprint with help from sector specific experts, has identified 10 sectors and called it ‘Lal Ten’, which are the […]

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Gujarat former CM’s kin file suit against Delhi organisation

Written by Parimal A Dabhi | Gandhinagar | Updated: September 19, 2020 12:38:02 pm Balvant Bhavan in Bhavnagar. Balvant Bhavan, a single-storeyed property of the second chief minister of Gujarat, late Balvantrai Mehta, in Bhavnagar, which was donated to a Delhi-based voluntary organisation by Mehta’s family, has become the subject of a civil suit filed […]