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Rohit may not be legitimate enough to inherit ND Tiwari’s property

DEHRADUN: Veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari may have accepted Rohit Shekhar as his biological son in a TV interview, but according to legal experts, the “confession” does not necessarily mean that Rohit now has a claim over Tiwari’s ancestral property estimated to be worth ...

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Govt issues fresh guidelines on medical care to rape victims, ends two-finger test

NAGPUR: The Union health ministry, which has drawn new guidelines for treating rapevictims, has asked all hospitals to set up a designated room for forensic and medical examination of victims besides outlawing the two-finger test performed on them, dubbing it as unscientific. The ...

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John Kerry arrives in Kiev, Putin says no need yet to send troops to Ukraine

MOSCOW/KIEV: Russia has no need yet to send troops into Ukraine but reserves the right to use “all means” to protect citizens should the necessity arise, President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday. “We reserve the right to use all means to protect” ...

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‘Unhappy’ SC sends Sahara boss Subrata Roy to Tihar Jail

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that it was totally unhappy with Sahara chief Subrata Roy’s proposal to refund money to investors. The apex court sent him to Tihar Jail where he will remain in judicial custody “till he comes up with ...

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NRI banker loses divorce claim in UK court

LONDON: A British judge has dismissed an NRI investment banker’s claim that he did not owe his ex-wife a divorce payout as their marriage ceremony in India was never legal. Amit Goyal, a high-earning former UBS banker, had met his ...

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TRS ‘backtracks’ on merging with Congress, says no such assurance given

NEW DELHI: The possibility of TRS merging with Congress seemed to have hit a roadblock today with the regional party of Andhra Pradesh saying there was no such move but said it was open to an alliance. Congress claimed TRS chief K Chandrashekhar Rao has expressed ...

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All deals with Rolls-Royce put on hold till CBI probe is over

NEW DELHI: India has put all deals with Rolls-Royce on hold till the CBI completes its probe into allegations against the global engine manufacturer for employing middlemen and paying them hefty commissions in contracts worth around Rs 10,000 crore with state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd ...

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Sharing stage with Paswan, Modi attacks Nitish Kumar

MUZAFFARPUR: Sharing the stage with foe-turned-friend Ram Vilas Paswan, Narendra Modi on Monday attacked Bihar chief minister  Nitish Kumar, saying Bihar has become a safe haven for terrorists as he has failed to act tough in his bid to win ...

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India home to 70 billionaires; Mukesh Ambani is the richest Indian

NEW DELHI: India is home to the fifth largest group of billionaires in the world and Mukesh Ambani, chairman ofReliance Industries, is the country’s richest man with a personal fortune of $18 billion, says a report. According China-based research firm ...

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