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Blatter re-elected FIFA president as Prince Ali concedes defeat

One India 25 minutes ago

Zurich, May 29: Sepp Blatter was on Friday re-elected as the president of the world football governing body, FIFA, for the fifth consecutive time as he defeated lone challenger, Jordan's Prince Ali...
Blatter, Prince Ali slug it out in FIFA presidential poll
Zurich, May 29 (IANS) Undeterred by a corruption scandal that has already implicated nine of its senior officials, world football governing body FIFA was on Friday set to elect its new chief -- with incumbent Sepp Blatter seeking a fifth term challenged by Jordanian heavyweight Prince Ali bin al-Hussein.
Sepp Blatter wins fifth FIFA term as Prince Ali concedes
Sepp Blatter was reelected president of FIFA for a fifth term on Friday after the only other candidate conceded defeat after a first round of voting in an election overshadowed by allegations of corruption in world soccer
Blatter wins Fifa vote amid corruption storm
Sepp Blatter won the Fifa presidency for a fifth time on Friday after his challenger Prince Ali bin al Hussein withdrew just before a scheduled second round.
Sepp Blatter wins fifth FIFA term as challenger concedes
Blatter's victory came despite demands that he quit in the face of a major bribery scandal being investigated by U.S., Swiss and other law enforcement agencies that plunged the world soccer body into the worst crisis in its 111-year history.
Sepp Blatter re-elected as FIFA president
Sepp Blatter has won a fifth term as President of FIFA, despite widespread calls for him to step down over the corruption scandal engulfing the organisation.
Blatter re-elected FIFA president
ZURICH (Reuters) - Sepp Blatter has been re-elected as FIFA president for a fifth term after Jordan's Prince Ali bin Al Hussein conceded defeat at the Congress of world soccer's governing body on Friday.
Prince Ali withdraws from the race; Sepp Blatter wins 5th term as FIFA President
The 209 FIFA member federations gave the 79-year-old Blatter another four-year term after Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan conceded defeat after losing 133-73 in the first round.
Blatter Re-elected as FIFA President, Prince Ali Concedes Defeat
Sepp Blatter, 79, was re-elected as the FIFA president for his fifth term after the 39-year-old Jordanian Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein pulled out of the race before the 2nd round of voting.
FIFA Votes for New President
A FIFA congress today started a vote for a new president with incumbent Sepp Blatter the favourite despite a major corruption scandal engulfing the organisation.
FIFA Congress Live: Blatter or Prince Ali? 1st round of voting ends
Live coverage of the FIFA elections in Zurich as embattled president Sepp Blatter attempts to be elected for a fifth term while in the middle of a corruption crisis. The post FIFA Congress Live: Blatter or Prince Ali? 1st round of voting ends appeared first on Firstpost .
FIFA presidential candidates vow to 'clean mess'
FIFA presidential candidates -- incumbent chief Sepp Blatter and challenger Jordanian Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein -- on Friday promised a corruption-free regime during the next four years in football's world governing body -- reeling under a graft scandal involving nine top FIFA officials.In separate speeches ahead of the vote at the 65th FIFA...
FIFA presidential election: Members vote to elect new chief
World football governing body FIFA voted on Friday to elect its new chief - with incumbent Sepp Blatter seeking a fifth term challenged by Jordanian heavyweight Prince Ali bin al-Hussein.
Sepp Blatter set to win new term despite soccer corruption scandal
Sepp Blatter was expected to be re-elected on Friday, defying growing calls for him to step down in the face of corruption scandals engulfing the sport's governing body.
FIFA members vote to elect new chief
World football governing body FIFA voted on Friday to elect its new chief - with incumbent Sepp Blatter seeking a fifth term challenged by Jordanian heavyweight Prince Ali bin al-Hussein.
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Radiation scare at Delhi airport

The Telegraph 1 hour 31 minutes ago

Suspected radioactive material in a consignment being offloaded at Delhi airport today from a Turkish Airlines cargo flight sparked panic and suspension of freight operations for hours.
Radiation scare at airport: AERB says its organic liquid
There was high drama at the Delhi airport on Friday morning following reports of a radioactive leak, which turned out to be a false alarm.
No Radioactivity leakage from the consignment arrived by Turkish Airlines on 29.05.2015 at Indira Gandhi Cargo Terminal, New Delhi
No Radioactivity leakage from the consignment arrived by Turkish Airlines on 29.05.2015 at Indira Gandhi Cargo Terminal, New Delhi
No radioactive leakage in Delhi's IGI airport, confirms AERB
The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) has concluded that there was no radioactive substance leak at Indira Gandhi International Airport. It said that organic liquid from another consignment spilled over the cargo carried by Turkish airlines but there was no radioactive substance involved..
Atomic agency says no leak of radioactive material at airport
The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board found that an "organic liquid" from another consignment had spilled over the cargo containing nuclear medicine and it was initially thought that the leakage was from that package.
No need to panic: No radioactive leakage in Delhi's IGI airport, confirms AERB
A radiation scare at the Indira Gandhi International Airport forced suspension of cargo operations but nuclear regulator and Delhi authorities said there was no leak of radioactive substance from a consignment unloaded from a Turkish Airlines plane.
Delhi's IGI airport scare: No leak of radioactive substance, says India's nuclear watchdog
A scare at Delhis Indira Gandhi International Airport over a leak of radioactive material turned out to be a false alarm on Friday as authorities sounded the all clear
No radioactive leak at Delhi airport, atomic energy department says
No radioactive leak at Delhi airport, atomic energy department says
IGI airport scare: No leak of radioactive substance, say AERB
A radiation scare at the Indira Gandhi International Airport forced suspension of cargo operations but nuclear regulator and Delhi authorities said there was no leak of radioactive substance from a consignment unloaded from a Turkish Airlines ...
No need to panic: No radioactive leakage in Delhi's IGI airport, confirms AERB
A radiation scare at the Indira Gandhi International Airport forced suspension of cargo operations but nuclear regulator and Delhi authorities said there was no leak of radioactive substance from a consignment unloaded from a Turkish Airlines plane. The post No need to panic: No radioactive leakage in Delhi’s IGI airport, confirms AERB appeared first on Firstpost .
UPDATE 2-No radiation found after scare at India's Delhi airport
(Updates with no radiation leak) NEW DELHI, May 29 (Reuters) - A scare at Delhi's IndiraGandhi International Airport over a suspected radioactive leakturned out to be a false alarm on Friday as atomic inspectorsgave the all clear.
No radioactive leak found at Delhi airport says AERB
New Delhi, May 29: The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board officials have said that there was no radioactive leak found at the Indira Gandhi Airport in New Delhi. Earlier during the day there was panic after it had been found substance from
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U.S. drops Cuba from list of state sponsors of terrorism| Reuters

First Post.com 1 hour ago

HAVANA/WASHINGTON The United States formally dropped Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism on Friday, an important step toward restoring diplomatic ties but one that will have limited...
US Removes Cuba From Terror Blacklist
The United States removed Cuba from its blacklist as a state sponsor of terrorism today, in a landmark move aimed at paving the way towards normalizing ties frozen for half a century.
US removes Cuba from terror blacklist in landmark move
The United States removed Cuba from its blacklist as a state sponsor of terrorism on Friday in a landmark move aimed at paving the way towards normalizing ties frozen for half a century
US removes Cuba from terrorism list
Washington: Cuba was officially removed on Friday from the US government's list of state sponsors of terrorism, the State Department said. "The 45-day congressional pre-notification period has expired, and the secretary of state has mad
US removes Cuba from terror blacklist
The United States removed Cuba from its blacklist as a state sponsor of terrorism on Friday, in a landmark move aimed at paving the way towards normalizing ties frozen for half a century.
USA Takes Cuba Off State Sponsor of Terrorism List
In a landmark decision, the US today removed Cuba from its list of State Sponsor of Terrorism, paving the way for normalising ties frozen for half a century and lifting of additional sanctions against the communist country.
US removes Cuba from terrorism list
Cuba was officially removed on Friday from the US government's list of state sponsors of terrorism, the State Department said."The 45-day congressional pre-notification period has expired, and the secretary of state has made the final decision to rescind Cuba's designation as a state sponsor of terrorism, effective today, May 29, 2015," State...
US Removes Cuba From Sponsors Of Terror List
The US State Department has removed Cuba from its state sponsors of terrorism list.
US formally removes Cuba from terror blacklist in landmark move
The United States removed Cuba from its blacklist as a state sponsor of terrorism on Friday, in a landmark move aimed at paving the way towards normalizing ties frozen for half a century.
US takes Cuba off terror list
In a landmark decision, the US today removed Cuba from its list of State Sponsor of Terrorism, paving the way for normalising ties frozen for half a century and lifting of additional sanctions against the communist country. "The rescission of ...
US formally drops Cuba from terrorism list: State Department
The United States on Friday formally dropped Cuba from its list of state sponsors of terrorism, the US State Department said in a statement.
U.S. drops Cuba from list of state sponsors of terrorism
HAVANA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States formally dropped Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism on Friday, an important step toward restoring diplomatic ties but one that will have limited effect on removing U.S. sanctions on the Communist-ruled island.
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Smriti Irani is a 'sycophant' of Narendra Modi: Congress

One India 16 minutes ago

New Delhi, May 30: Reacting sharply to her attack on Rahul Gandhi, Congress today hit back at Smriti Irani alleging that due to "sycophancy" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi the HRD Minister had no...
Cong hits back, dubs cabinet 'toothless'
The Congress today hit back at Narendra Modi for saying that "extra-constitutional authorities" had wielded power during Manmohan Singh's regime, and asked him to look into "his own style of functioning" that had apparently placed the democratic system under stress.
Congress slams Smriti Irani after her jibes against Rahul, calls her 'Modi sycophant'
Reacting sharply to her attack on Rahul Gandhi, Congress on Friday hit back at Smriti Irani alleging that due to "sycophancy" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi the HRD Minister had no time left for her ministry.
Congress calls Smriti Irani 'sycophant' of PM Narendra Modi
Congress today hit back at Smriti Irani alleging that due to "sycophancy" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi the HRD Minister had no time left for her ministry.
Cabinet becoming toothless wonder under Modi: Congress
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The Congress on Friday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is making the union cabinet "a toothless wonder" and ministers only speak at its meetings if allowed to do so.
Cabinet becoming toothless wonder under Modi: Congress
The Congress on Friday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is making the union cabinet "a toothless wonder" and ministers only speak at its meetings if allowed to do so.Launching an attack on Modi, Congress leader Ambika Soni also accused Modi of trying to overawe the judiciary and "denigrating parliament"."The cabinet is becoming a...
Smriti 'Sycophant' of Modi, Says Congress
Reacting sharply to her attack on Rahul Gandhi, Congress today hit back at Smriti Irani alleging that due to "sycophancy" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi the HRD Minister had no time left for her ministry.
Constitutional impropriety is hallmark of Modi govt, says Congress leader Ambika Soni
Dubbing the Narendra Modi government as a "toothless wonder", Congress today hit back at the Prime Minister for painting Sonia Gandhi as an "unconstitutional" authority during the UPA regime. The post Constitutional impropriety is hallmark of Modi govt, says Congress leader Ambika Soni appeared first on Firstpost .
Congress claims Smriti Iranis sacking imminent
The Congress Party on Friday claimed that there are whispers about HRD Minister Smriti Irani being sacked from the Union Council of Ministers for her incompetence.
Modi govt a 'toothless wonder': Cong
Dubbing the Narendra Modi government as a "toothless wonder", Congress today hit back at the Prime Minister for painting Sonia Gandhi as an "unconstitutional" authority during the UPA regime. "It is a case of the pot calling the kettle back," party ...
Congress claims Smriti Iranis sacking imminent
The Congress Party on Friday claimed that there are whispers about HRD Minister Smriti Irani being sacked from the Union Council of Ministers for her incompetence. We have our sympathies for Smriti Irani. She is trying to find lost political
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Smriti adds Amethi fuel

The Telegraph 2 hours 16 minutes ago

Rahul Gandhi struck on Twitter while the IIT iron was hot but Smriti Irani chose to transform the controversy into an extension of the NDA government's running battle with the Congress leader in...
Rahul Gandhi, Smriti Irani locked in spat over IIT-Madras row
While Rahul said the derecognition was aimed at "crushing dissent" and he will fight such attempts, Irani shot back challenging him for a debate on the issue of governance.
Rahul, Smriti spat over IIT Madras row
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and HRD minister Smriti Irani were on Friday locked in a spat after protests by NSUI workers outside her official residence over derecognition of a student group by IIT Madras.
Twitter spat: Smriti Irani calls NSUI members 'goons', challenges Rahul Gandhi to debate
Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani took to Twitter to attack Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for sending 'goons' to her residence in protest against a ban on a students organisation in IIT Madras. The post Twitter spat: Smriti Irani calls NSUI members ‘goons’, challenges Rahul Gandhi to debate appeared first on Firstpost .
IIT Madras row: Twitter battle breaks out between Smriti Irani and Rahul Gandhi
New Delhi: A series of tweets have been exchanged between Rahul Gandhi, Congress Vice-President and Smriti Irani, Union Minister. It all started after the Office of Rahul Gandhi tweetedIIT student group banned for criticizing Modi Government. What next&#..
Smriti dares Rahul to debate in a war of words
A war of words broke out on Friday between Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Twitter over IIT-Madras's censure of a students' group for criticising the Narendra Modi government.
Smriti dares Rahul to debate in a war of words
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) A war of words broke out on Friday between Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Twitter over IIT-Madras's censure of a students' group for criticising the Narendra Modi government.
Smriti dares Rahul to debate in a war of words
A war of words broke out on Friday between Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Twitter over IIT-Madras's censure of a students' group for criticising the Narendra Modi government.Within minutes of Rahul Gandhi condemning the move to censure the IIT students' group on the micro-blogging site Twitter, Human...
Rahul, Smriti spat over IIT-M row
New Delhi:-Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and HRD Minister Smriti Irani were today locked in a spat after protests by NSUI workers outside her official residence over derecognition of a student group by IIT Madras. While Rahul said the derecognition was aimed at “crushing dissent” and he will fight such attempts, Irani shot back challenging […] The post Rahul, Smriti spat over IIT-M row appeared first on State Times .
Don't hide behind NSUI, meet you soon in Amethi: Smriti Irani targets Rahul Gandhi on Twitter
Bengaluru, May 29: Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani lashed out at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi over Twitter, asking him not to hide behind the National Students' Union of India (NSUI) and fight his own battles. Referring to the Twitter
Twitter spat over IIT-Madras row: Give me time and place, I'm ready to debate, Smriti dares Rahul
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and Union human resource development minister Smriti Irani squared off on Twitter on Friday over the banning of a students group by the IITMadras on the charge of spreading hatred against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Hindus
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Nationwide heat wave toll goes up to 2005

DNA 5 hours 53 minutes ago

The nationwide death toll on Friday rose to 2005 as the intense heat wave continued to sweep many parts of the country, with Palamau in Jharkhand recording the highest temperature of 47 degrees...
Heatwave continues in India, toll rises to 2,005
The nationwide death toll on Friday rose to 2005 as the intense heatwave continued to sweep many parts of the country, with Palamau in Jharkhand recording the highest temperature of 47 degrees celsius.
No respite from heat wave in Rajasthan
Jaipur, May 29 (IANS) Heat wave conditions continue to affect normal life in the desert state of Rajasthan, with the mercury hovering between 40-45 degrees Celsius in most parts of the state.
Heat Wave Death Toll Goes Up to 2005
The nationwide death toll today rose to 2005 as the intense heat wave continued to sweep many parts of the country, with Palamau in Jharkhand recording the highest temperature of 47 degrees celsius.
Heat toll 17 in Odisha, western districts on boil
The heatwave sweeping across Odisha has claimed 17 more lives since yesterday, with Bhawanipatna in western region recording the highest temperature at 45.5 degree Celsius, officials said. The coastal districts, however, witnessed a marginal fall ...
Heat wave: Death toll goes up to 2,005; Jharkhand records highest at 47 degrees
The nationwide death toll on Friday rose to 2005 as the intense heat wave continued to sweep many parts of the country, with Palamau in Jharkhand recording the highest temperature of 47 degrees celsius. The post Heat wave: Death toll goes up to 2,005; Jharkhand records highest at 47 degrees appeared first on Firstpost .
No relief from heatwave; death toll rises to 2,005
The nationwide death toll rose to 2005 as the intense heatwave continued to sweep many parts of the country, with Palamau in Jharkhand recording the highest temperature of 47 degrees celsius.
No respite from heat wave in Rajasthan
Heat wave conditions continue to affect normal life in the desert state of Rajasthan with the mercury hovering between 4045 degrees Celsius in most parts of the state
Heat wave toll rises to 1875
New Delhi:-Heat wave claimed 49 more deaths in Telangana since yesterday, raising the countrywide toll to 1875 as the scorching blaze continued continued to sweep many parts with Bhawanipatna in Odisha today recording the highest temperature of 46.5 degrees celsius. Delhi recorded 42 degrees celsius while Kota in Rajasthan saw the temperature of 44.6 degrees […] The post Heat wave toll rises to 1875 appeared first on State Times .
Heat wave continues in Odisha, toll stands at 17
The intense heat wave continued unabated in Odisha on Friday with Bhabanipatna town recording a maximum temperature of 45.5 degrees Celsius, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) here said.The state government put the number of deaths in the heat wave this season at 17.Bhabanipatna town in Kalahandi district recorded the maximum temperature...
Heat wave toll rises to 1875
Heat wave claimed 49 more deaths in Telangana since yesterday, raising the countrywide toll to 1875 as the scorching blaze continued continued to sweep many parts with Bhawanipatna in Odisha today recording the highest temperature of 46.5 degrees celsius. Delhi recorded 42 degrees celsius while Kota in Rajasthan saw the temperature of 44.6 degrees celsius followed by 43.9 in capital Jaipur. Punjab and Haryana also saw temperature in the range of 40-44 degrees Celsius at most of the places. Telangana, one of the two worst hit states after Andhra Pradesh, saw the toll rising to 489 today from 440 yesterday. "As per information available till 5 pm today, the toll (in Telangana) has risen to 489," said a senior official of the Telangana disaster management department in Hyderabad. The death toll in the state since April 15 stood at 440. Nalgonda district has witnessed the maximum of 126 deaths, followed by Karimnagar (95), Khammam (92), Mahabubnagar (37), besides 35 each in Medak and Ranga Reddy districts. The heat wave has also claimed 22 lives in Adilabad, 20 in Warangal, 17 in Nizamabad and 10 in Hyderabad. According to the India Meteorological Department, heat wave conditions prevailed over many parts in the districts of Adilabad, Nizamabad, Karimnagar, Warangal, Khammam and Nalgonda of Telangana. Yesterday, the highest maximum temperature of 46 degrees Celsius was recorded at Khammam and Nalgonda. In Andhra Pradesh, the toll yesterday stood at 1334. In Odisha, 43 people had reportedly died due to heat wave, seven in Gujarat and two in Delhi.
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Advantage Centre in Lt Governor-Delhi government turf war

One India 16 minutes ago

New Delhi, May 30: It is advantage central government, for now, in the twin legal battles - before the Supreme Court and Delhi High Court - in the bitter fight between the Lt. Governor and Delhi...
SC nudge on Delhi diktat
The Supreme Court today asked Delhi High Court to remain "uninfluenced and act independently" of a single judge's observations on the validity of a Union home ministry notification divesting the Arvind Kejriwal-led government of powers to prosecute central officials.
HC observation on MHA notification not binding: SC
The Supreme Court on Friday said the Delhi High Courts observation that Delhi government and not the lieutenant governor has the final say in transfers and postings of senior government officers in the Capital was tentative and, thus, not binding, strengthening the Centres hand in the tussle with Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.
SC seeks response from Delhi govt
NEW DELHI, May 29 - The Supreme Court today sought Delhi government's response in three weeks on Centre's plea seeking stay on the High Court judgement which termed as suspect the notification clipping powers of the AAP dispensation, reports PTI.
Centre, Delhi government get a hearing on appointments issue
While the Supreme Court refused to stay the observations of the Delhi High Court, which had termed as "suspect" the recent Centre's notification clipping powers of the AAP government, the High Court did not stay or quash the Centre's notification barring Delhi government's jurisdiction over central officials.
Centre, Delhi Govt Get a Hearing on Appointment Issue
Both the Centre and the Delhi Government today failed to get total relief from courts in their current battle over AAP government's right to appoint senior bureaucrats to key posts.
Advantage centre in lt.governor-Delhi government turf war
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) It is advantage central government, for now, in the twin legal battles - before the Supreme Court and Delhi High Court - in the bitter fight between the lt. governor and Delhi government over their respective jurisdiction on the control of bureaucrats.
Advantage centre in lt.governor-Delhi government turf war
It is advantage central government, for now, in the twin legal battles - before the Supreme Court and Delhi High Court - in the bitter fight between the lt. governor and Delhi government over their respective jurisdiction on the control of bureaucrats.The first breather for the central government came from the Supreme Court after it described as...
Delhi HC observations on Centre's order 'tentative': Supreme Court
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay the observations of the Delhi High Court, which had termed as "suspect" the recent Centre's notification clipping powers of the AAP government, saying they were "only tentative in nature" without expressing any opinion on its validity.
Centre, Delhi government get a hearing on appointments issue
Both the Centre and the Delhi Government on Friday failed to get total relief from courts in their current battle over AAP government's right to appoint senior bureaucrats to key posts.
HC seeks Delhi govt, Tihar's response on blast accused's plea
The Delhi High Court today sought responses of the city government and Tihar jail authorities on a plea by September 2011 Delhi High Court blast case accused Wasim Akram Malik to shift him from the prison alleging threat to life there and seeking ...
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Madan Tamang murder case: CBI indicts Bimal Gurung, GJM leaders

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Kolkata, May 30: CBI on Friday filed a charge sheet against Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) president Bimal Gurung, his wife Asha, party MLA Harkabahadur Chettri and several others levelling charges...
Gurung & hill leaders on Madan accused list
Calcutta, May 29: The CBI in its final chargesheet in the Madan Tamang murder case has named Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung and almost the entire top rung of the hill party, charging the leaders with murder, criminal conspiracy and rioting.
Charge sheet filed against Bimal Gurung, wife, 20 others in Madan Tamng murder case
CBI on Friday filed a charge sheet against the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung, his wife, sitting MLA from Kalimpong Harka Bahadur Chhetry and 20 others in a case of alleged murder of Madan Tamang, President of Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League (ABGL) in 2010. Besides them, CBI has filed a charge sheet under IPC sections related to criminal conspiracy and murder against the then office bearers of GJMM - Assistant General Secretary Binoy Tamang, Vice President Pradeep Pradhan, and General Secretary Roshan Giri. Two others Devendra Sharma and Dinesh Theeng have also been named as accused among others. "CBI has today filed supplementary charge sheet... for criminal conspiracy for murder, criminal intimidation and other offences and for criminal conspiracy for murder, rioting armed with deadly weapons, committing murder etc... in the sensational case relating to alleged murder of Madan Tamang, President of a private organisation of Darjeeling (West Bengal)," CBI spokesperson Kanchan Prasad said in New Delhi on Friday. She said CBI registered the case and took over the investigation from West Bengal Police through its FIR dated May 21, 2010. "It was alleged in the FIR that at around 09.20 AM on May 21, 2010 while Madan Tamang was busy in the preparation of a public meeting at Club side Motor Stand of Darjeeling, a gang of another private organisation who were armed with deadly weapons suddenly attacked the supporters of said private organisation headed by Madan Tamang. "In this attack, Madan Tamang sustained grievous injuries and was shifted to hospital where doctor declared him brought dead," she said. After thorough investigation, CBI has today filed a final supplementary chargesheet against 23 accused persons in the designated court, she said. "Earlier, a chargesheet was filed against 31 other accused persons in this case," she said. Report India PTI New Delhi murder Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Bimal Gurung Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Saturday, 30 May 2015 - 12:40am Saturday, 30 May 2015 - 12:40am Bimal Gurung dnai.in/cIrS168
Madan Tamang Murder Case: 23 Top Gorkha Leaders Named in Final Chargesheet
Bimal Gurung, the chief of the Gorkha Jan Mukti Morcha (GJMM) and head of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) that runs Darjeeling, has been charged with murder, conspiracy to murder and r...
CBI indicts GJM leadership in murder case
Kolkata, May 29 (IANS) In a major setback to the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), its entire top leadership including chief Bimal Gurung, was on Friday indicted by the CBI in the murder case of All India Gorkha League (AIGL) president Madan Tamang.
Charge Sheet Filed Against Bimal Gurung, Wife, 20 Others for Alleged Murder
CBI today filed a charge sheet against the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung, his wife, sitting MLA from Kalimpong Harka Bahadur Chhetry and 20 others in a case of alleged murder of Madan Tamang, President of Akhil Bharatiya Gorkha League (ABGL) in 2010.
GJM top leadership named in Madan Tamang murder case
The CBI on Friday filed final supplementary charge sheet in the Madan Tamang murder case at chief metropolitan magistrate's court, Kolkata in which CBI named Gorkhaland Territorial Administration chief and Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) president Bimal Gurung along with GJM general secretary Roshan Gurung.
Madan Tamang murder case: CBI indicts Bimal Gurung, GJM leaders
CBI on Friday filed a charge sheet against Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) president Bimal Gurung, his wife Asha, party MLA Harkabahadur Chettri and several others levelling charges of murder and criminal conspiracy for the killing of All India Gorkha League leader Madan Tamang.
CBI indicts GJM leadership in murder case
In a major setback to the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), its entire top leadership including chief Bimal Gurung, was on Friday indicted by the CBI in the murder case of All India Gorkha League (AIGL) president Madan Tamang.
CBI indicts GJM leadership in murder case
In a major setback to the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), its entire top leadership including chief Bimal Gurung, was on Friday indicted by the CBI in the murder case of All India Gorkha League (AIGL) president Madan Tamang.Filed before a city court, the charge sheet indicted Gurung -- also the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) chief, his...
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Arun Jaitley rebuts Manmohan's comments, says economy not fragile

One India 5 hours 55 minutes ago

New Delhi, May 29: Dismissing former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's comments on the state of Indian economy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said an economy growing at fastest pace in the...
Jaitley rebuts Manmohan, says economy not fragile
The Finance Minister said the fourth quarter (January- March) GDP growth of 7.5 per cent and 7.3 per cent for the entire financial year 2014-15 indicate that the economy is in "recovery mode".
India's Economy Not Fragile: Arun Jaitley
Dismissing former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's comments on the state of Indian economy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said an economy growing at fastest pace in the world cannot be 'fragile'.
FM rebuts Manmohan's comments, says economy not fragile
FM rebuts Manmohan's comments, says economy not fragile "In a global slowdown situation, to have the fastest growth rate in the world certainly does not make Indian economy fragile," he told reporters.
GDP growth: Jaitley rebuts Manmohan's comments, says economy not fragile
Jaitley made these comments when asked about the Singh's statement that recovery in the Indian economy was very fragile. The Finance Minister said the fourth quarter (January- March) GDP growth of 7.5 percent and 7.3 percent for the entire financial year 2014-15 indicate that the economy is in "recovery mode". The silver lining in the GDP number is the manufacturing sector which registered 8.4 percent growth in the fourth quarter and 7.1 percent for entire 2014-15. "Manufacturing and services indicate that we have a potential to grow at 8-9 percent and beyond," Jaitley said. The fourth quarter GDP data "gives us a broad idea of how the Indian economy is moving. It is absolutely clear that the economy is in a recovery mode", he added. While the fourth quarter GDP growth rate at 7.5 percent was better than China's 7.4 percent, making India the fastest growing economy in the world, for the full fiscal it was a tad lower than the Chinese growth rate. Jaitley further said that with improvement in agriculture and exports, India could achieve 9 percent growth rate. Latest News from Business News Desk
Provisional results of fourth quarter show that economy is in 'recovery mode': Jaitley
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that the provisional results of the fourth quarter have indicated that the Indian economy is in 'recovery mode', adding that the figures show good promise for the 'Make in India' initiative."The ...
Can achieve 9% GDP with improved agri and exports: Jaitley
The Finance Minister said the fourth quarter (January-March) GDP growth of 7.5 per cent and 7.3 percent for the entire financial year 2014-15 indicate that the economy is in "recovery mode".
Provisional results of fourth quarter show that economy is in recovery mode: Jaitley
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that the provisional results of the fourth quarter have indicated that the Indian economy is in recovery mode, adding that the figures show good promise for the Make in India initiative. Th
Arun Jaitley rebuts Manmohan's comments, says economy not fragile
The Finance Minister said the fourth quarter (January- March) GDP growth of 7.5% and 7.3% for the entire financial year 2014-15 indicate that the economy is in "recovery mode".
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James first Englishman to join 400 club in Tests

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Leeds: Tom Latham and Luke Ronchi lifted a New Zealand side bristling with attacking intent to 297 for eight at the close on a rain-disrupted first day of the second Test against England at...
Anderson ruled out of second Test, Watling in doubt
Leeds, May 29 (IANS) New Zealand will be without injured all-rounder Corey Anderson when they seek to square the Test cricket series against England at Headingley.
England v/s New Zealand: Anderson claims 400th test wicket, Ronchi shines on debut
Tom Latham and Luke Ronchi lifted a New Zealand side bristling with attacking intent to 297 for eight at the close on a rain-disrupted first day of the second test against England at Headingley on Friday.
James Anderson savours `nice moment` as he joins 400-wicket club
James Anderson said he had enjoyed a "nice moment" after becoming the first England bowler, and 12th overall, to take 400 Test wickets when he dismissed New Zealand`s Martin Guptill on the first day of the second Test at Headingley on Friday.
Anderson at the double before New Zealand fight back
James Anderson became the first England bowler to take 400 Test wickets as he induced a New Zealand top-order slump on the first day of the second Test at Headingley today. But New Zealand recovered to 123 for three at tea on a rain-marred day ...
James Anderson becomes first English cricketer to take 400 Test wickets
James Anderson became the 12th player and the first from England to reach 400 Test wickets when he removed Martin Guptill on day one of the second Test at Headingley on Friday
Cricket-Latham leads NZ fightback after Anderson milestone
LEEDS, England, May 29 (Reuters) - New Zealand recovered from a dire start to reach 123 for three in rapid time at tea on a rain-disrupted first day of the second test against England at Headingley on Friday.
Corey Anderson ruled out of second Test, Watling in doubt
Leeds: New Zealand will be without injured all-rounder Corey Anderson when they seek to square the Test cricket series against England at Headingley.Anderson didn't take part in the team's final training session ahead of second and final Test starting on Friday an..
England's James Anderson takes 400th Test wicket
James Anderson claimed his 400th Test wicket when he had New Zealand's Martin Guptill caught at slip by Ian Bell for nought in the second Test at Headlingley.
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