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Adult film case: Raj Kundra’s police custody extended till July 27

The police custody of businessman Raj Kundra, arrested in a pornographic films case, was on Friday extended till July 27. On Tuesday, a Mumbai court has sent him to the custody of Mumbai police till today. According to reports, Kundra, husband of Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty, was “actually running” the mobile application which streamed these […]

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It’s treason, no other word for this: Rahul Gandhi on Pegasus project | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday alleged that the Prime Minister and home minister have used Pegasus spyware against the Indian state and against our institutions. “They have used it politically, they’ve used it in Karnataka, they’ve used it to scuttle probes, they’ve used it against the Supreme Court, they have used it […]

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Phone tapping case: Delhi Police summons Gehlot’s OSD Lokesh Sharma

The crime branch of the Delhi Police has summoned Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot’s officer-on-special-duty (OSD), Lokesh Sharma, in connection with the phone tapping case. Sharma has been asked by the Delhi Police to appear at its office at 11 am on July 24, in connection with an FIR lodged by Union Jal Shakti Minister […]

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Second-hand flat buyers have same rights as original allottees, rules SC | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In a major relief to homebuyers who purchased flats from original allottees but were not delivered the apartments, the Supreme Court on Thursday said a builder cannot deny their right to get possession within a reasonable period of time and that they are also entitled to get a refund of their money. A […]

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Pegasus Spyware News: Anil Ambani, sacked CBI chief Alok Verma were potential targets of Pegasus spyware | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In yet another revelation in the snooping row, “The Wire” on Thursday released a new set of high-profile names who were potential targets of snooping by the Israeli Pegasus spyware. The new names of potential targets include industrialist Anil Ambani, Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group‘s (ADAG) corporate communications chief Tony Jesudasan and sacked […]

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Captain Amarinder accepts Sidhu’s invitation; latter says ‘no personal agenda’ in letter | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday agreed to attend the installation ceremony of the new Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu, putting an end to the speculation that he may boycott the event. The ceremony will take place on Friday. Two of the four working presidents of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC), […]

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Jharkhand: PLFI member carrying reward of Rs 2 lakh among 8 held

Jharkhand Police on Tuesday arrested eight members of outlawed organization People’s Liberation Front of India (PLFI), including one who has a reward of Rs 2 lakh on his head. Ajay Purti was carrying the reward as he is an accused in almost 50 cases, including murder. The arrest comes days after Budheshwar Oraon, another member […]

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India in extended troika on Afghanistan? Russia yet to decide | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Even as it backs a stronger role for India in the Afghanistan peace process, Russia is yet to make up its mind on India’s participation in the extended troika format involving US, China, Russia and Pakistan. The group is promoting a negotiated settlement with comprehensive and permanent ceasefire. After Russian foreign minister Sergey […]

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Amid exit talk, BS Yediyurappa says privileged to be loyal worker of BJP

KARNATAKA CHIEF Minister B S Yediyurappa, who maintained silence over the past four days as members of his Lingayat community and supporters opposed any move by the BJP central leadership to replace him, issued a statement on Wednesday to reaffirm his loyalty to the BJP and to adhere to the party’s discipline. “I am privileged […]

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