NCLT clears decks for transfer of Future Group retail assets to Reliance Retail

NCLT clears decks for transfer of Future Group retail assets to Reliance Retail

New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) NCLT Mumbai on Tuesday cleared decks for conducting shareholders and creditors meeting to consider the Scheme of Arrangement filed by Future Group for transfer of its retail assets to Reliance Retail.



DHFL case: No bail for wife, daughters of Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor

DHFL case: No bail for wife, daughters of Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor

Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The Bombay High Court on Tuesday dismissed a bail plea filed by Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor's wife Bindu, and their daughters Roshini Kapoor and Radha Kapoor-Khanna, and former bank senior executive Rajiv Anand, in the financial irregularities pertaining to the Dewan Housing Financials Ltd (DHFL) cases.

Protest in Kathmandu against Chinese land encroachment

Protest in Kathmandu against Chinese land encroachment

Kathmandu, Sep 28 (IANS) The Nepal Democratic Youth Association on Tuesday staged a protest in Kathmandu against alleged Chinese land encroachment in the Himalayan nation.

Al Qaeda operated from Khyber Pakhtunwa, Karachi: Report

Al Qaeda operated from Khyber Pakhtunwa, Karachi: Report

New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Al Qaeda has operated primarily from Pakistan's former Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), now incorporated into the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province; and in the megacity of Karachi, as well as in Afghanistan, according to a report by the US Congressional Research Service (CRS).

UN members ask China to respect human rights in Tibet

UN members ask China to respect human rights in Tibet

Dharamsala, Sep 28 (IANS) At the ongoing 48th UN Human Rights Council session, a group of member states of the world body has called on China to respect human rights in Tibet, the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) said on Tuesday.

Woman gets death sentence for blasphemy in Lahore

Woman gets death sentence for blasphemy in Lahore

New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) A Lahore sessions court handed down the death penalty to a Muslim woman on blasphemy charge under section 295C of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC), Dawn news reported.

Biden has no plans to call Imran Khan soon: Spokesperson

Biden has no plans to call Imran Khan soon: Spokesperson

New York, Sep 28 (IANS) Joe Biden has no immediate plans to call Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, who has blamed Washington for the Afghanistan mess and its fallout in Islamabad, according to the US President's spokesperson Jen Psaki.

Anti-Pakistan groups regrouping in Balochistan

Anti-Pakistan groups regrouping in Balochistan

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The anti-Pakistan armed militia groups comprising Baloch nationalists, TTP and ISK-P have escaped into Pakistan following the recent changes in Kabul and are learnt to be regrouping and recruiting in Balochistan.

Despite acrimony, Guterres hopeful of dialogue between India, Pakistan

Despite acrimony, Guterres hopeful of dialogue between India, Pakistan

United Nations, Sep 27 (IANS) Despite the strong exchanges between India and Pakistan at the high-level General Assembly session last week, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is hopeful that a dialogue between them is possible.

Afghanistan representative of elected government drops out of UNGA

Afghanistan representative of elected government drops out of UNGA

United Nations, Sep 27 (IANS) Ghulam Isaczai, the Permanent Representative of the elected government of Afghanistan, has withdrawn from speaking at the high-level General Assembly meeting, Secretary General Antonio Guterres's Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric confirmed on Monday.