Status quo likely in Rajasthan, say Congress sources

Status quo likely in Rajasthan, say Congress sources

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) In wake of embarrassment for the Congress in Rajasthan with a number of MLAs, close to Chief Ashok Gehlot, openly revolting, sources said that the party may adopt a wait and watch strategy and maintain status quo till election of the new chief but no final decision has been taken till now by party President Sonia Gandhi.



Ankita Bhandari murder case mentioned before SC, plea criticises U'khand's revenue police system

Ankita Bhandari murder case mentioned before SC, plea criticises U'khand's revenue police system

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) An intervention application has been moved in the Supreme Court claiming that 19-year-old Ankita Bhandari, a resort employee who was allegedly murdered by her employer, fell victim to the century-old practice of the revenue police system in Uttarakhand.

Relief for SRK as SC upholds quashing of case against him for Vadodara stampede

Relief for SRK as SC upholds quashing of case against him for Vadodara stampede

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the Gujarat High Court decision to quash a criminal case filed against Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan, filed for allegedly causing a stampede in 2017, while promoting his film "Raees", at the Vadodara Railway Station.

63 moons to discontinue tech support to MCX after Sep 30

63 moons to discontinue tech support to MCX after Sep 30

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) 63 moons technologies, a global leader in providing next-generation technology, user-friendly financial platforms and solutions, and digital markets, on Monday said the company would not provide its exchange technology support and services to Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) beyond this Friday.

Deadly school shooting in Russia claims 13 lives (2nd Ld)

Deadly school shooting in Russia claims 13 lives (2nd Ld)

Moscow, Sep 26 (IANS) A deadly shooting at a school in the Russian city of Izhevsk on Monday claimed the lives of at least 13 people, including seven students, while injuring several others, the country's Investigative Committee has confirmed.

Gehlot camp not in favour of Pilot as CM, says Maken

Gehlot camp not in favour of Pilot as CM, says Maken

Jaipur, Sep 26 (IANS) Congress leader Ajay Maken, who was in Jaipur along with Mallikarjun Kharge to convene the CLP meeting for deciding the new CM face, on Monday spoke to the media after a high-voltage drama in Rajasthan and said that three members from the Gehlot camp had met them with three proposals, which they did not accept as it raised conflict of interest.

Businessmen urge Pak govt to permit food imports from India

Businessmen urge Pak govt to permit food imports from India

Islamabad, Sep 26 (IANS) In view of the looming and rapidly worsening food crisis in Pakistan due to the catastrophic floods which have destroyed about 90 per sent of the crops, businessmen and economic experts have urged the government to contemplate and allow import of food items from India.

Pak PM House audio leaks trigger political uproar

Pak PM House audio leaks trigger political uproar

Islamabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Pakistani politics is surrounded by backdoor engagements, closed door talks, public political rallies and massive challenges for the ruling quarters. But now, a new dimension has been added to the persisting uncertainty as a major security breach was witnessed after a leak of audio recordings suspected to be from the Prime Minister's House, putting more pressure on the incumbent Shehbaz Sharif-led coalition government.

Rupee hits new record low of 81.55 against USD

Rupee hits new record low of 81.55 against USD

Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) The Indian rupee fell to a new record low of 81.55 against the US dollar on Monday after a sharp uptick in dollar index, dealers said.

Jacqueline dodges media, enters court wearing lawyer's robe

Jacqueline dodges media, enters court wearing lawyer's robe

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez on Monday wore a lawyer's robe before entering the Patiala House Court in connection with the Rs 200 crore extortion case involving multimillionaire conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar.