Nirmal

  • UPA's sanitation scheme a failure, will review it: Government 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The government will review the Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan scheme, launched by the previous UPA government in 2012 to eradicate the menace of open defecation in the country, saying it was a "failure". Ahead of the conference of state ministers in-charge of drinking water and sanitation here tomorrow, the...
  • Wife's plea to release her husband, a prisoners of war July 28, 2014

    Nirmal Kaur's husband was taken as a prisoner of war in the 1971 India-Pakistan war. ...
  • Congress leaders Nagma, Nirmal Khatri detained near Delhi-UP border, released July 26, 2014

    Around 500 Congress workers, including Uttar Pradesh in charge Madhusudan Mistry, state unit chief Nirmal Khatri, and actress Nagma, were detained here Saturday for violating prohibitory orders banning their entry into Kanth town of Moradabad. Police released them after about five hours. The Congress leaders were detained at the UP Gate...
  • MPPSC launches probe into appointment of ex-official's son June 28, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) has started an inquiry into the alleged fraud in the appointment of the son of a former official as Deputy Superintendent of Police in 2010. MPPSC Secretary Manohar Dubey told Bhasha/PTI that the Chief Minister's office had received a complaint that the then Deputy Secretary...
  • Government to simplify tax structures in Budgets, expects Nirmal Jain June 20, 2014

    As the Narendra Modi goverment will present its maiden Budget on IIFL Chairman Nirmal Jain expects that the government will simplify tax structures. He said, "I would expect that they will not be populist, they will cut down subsidies. They will put fiscal deficit under control in a very genuine...
  • EC asks state government to remove Dumka SP Nirmal Kumar Mishra May 12, 2014

    The Election Commission has asked the Jharkhand government to remove Dumka Superintendent of Police Nirmal Kumar Mishra. Jharkhand police headquarters had earlier recommended suspension of Mishra as he was found guilty of negligence in deployment of forces in Dumka district April 24, the day the third and final round of the...
  • Election Commission asks Jharkhand to remove Dumka SP May 12, 2014

    The Election Commission has asked the Jharkhand government to remove Dumka Superintendent of Police Nirmal Kumar Mishra. Jharkhand police headquarters had earlier recommended suspension of Mishra as he was found guilty of negligence in deployment of forces in Dumka district April 24, the day the third and final round of the...
  • No anger among BJP leaders in UP over ticket distribution: Vinay Katyal May 7, 2014

    While there were reports that the BJP is divided over ticket being denied to Vinay Katyal from the Faizabad Lok Sabha constituency, he has said that there is no anger amongst the party's cadre over ticket distribution. Lallu Singh has been fielded by the BJP. Nirmal Khatri of Congress is...
  • Congress writes to EC on issue of transfer of UP officials February 15, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Nirmal Khatri has written to Election Commission expressing concern over what he said was the growing number of transfers being carried out by the state government in the run up to Lok Sabha elections. "The Lok Sabha elections are (to be held later this year) and in...
  • Nirmal Baba files counter case against man for demanding money February 12, 2014

    In a retaliatory act, Nirmal Baba's son has filed a case against a man who had previously lodged a case against the self-proclaimed godman accusing him of fraud and cheating, police said. Supreet Barula lodged a counter case against Professor Harish Veer Singh and Doctor Rajkumar alleging that the duo is...
  • Corruption charges framed against former HC judge Nirmal Yadav January 18, 2014

    Former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav faces trial in the infamous 2008 cash-at-judge's door scam after a special CBI court in Chandigarh on Saturday framed charges against her in the case. The order comes after the Supreme Court had on January 3 dismissed Yadav's plea for a stay...
  • SC dismisses former HC judge Nirmal Yadav's plea on framing charges January 3, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed former Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Nirmal Yadav's plea for stay on proceedings of trial court, which is set to frame charges against her in cash-at-judge's door scam, and pulled her up for adopting delaying tactics. A bench headed by Justice H L Dattu...
  • CBI court to hear judge bribery scam case today December 12, 2013

    Chandigarh: A special CBI Court in Chandigarh will on Thursday take up the case of former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav, who is accused in the cash-at-judge's door scam. Yadav had been granted over two weeks time to move Supreme Court to challenge a recent High Court order...
  • HC Judge Nirmal Yadav gets two weeks to move Supreme Court November 26, 2013

    A special CBI Court in Chandigarh on Tuesday allowed over two weeks time to former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav,  to move Supreme Court to challenge a recent HC order which had refused to stay the trial in the five-year-old case. Nirmal Yadav,  an accused in cash-at-judge's door...
  • CBI to go ahead with framing of charges against Nirmal Yadav November 12, 2013

    The Special CBI Court in Chandigarh has decided to go ahead with framing of charges against former High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav and other accused in the cash-at-judge's door case of 2008. The Court on Monday directed Yadav and other accused in the case to appear before it on November 26....
  • Political conspiracy behind Muzaffarnagar riots, claims Akhilesh September 9, 2013

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday termed the Muzaffarnagar communal riots a conspiracy to defame his government and polarize the state's polity" as opposition parties hit out at his government and demand he resign or central rule be imposed. Two days after the communal clashes that left 31 people...
  • Nine Andhra MPs suspended from Lok Sabha September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Monday suspended nine members from Andhra Pradesh from the house for five days for causing unending disruption over the decision to create a separate Telangana state. The speaker named the nine MPs - four from the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and five from the...
  • Cash-at-door: CBI court defers framing of charges against Justice Nirmal Yadav August 12, 2013

    A special CBI court on Monday deferred framing of charges against former Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Nirmal Yadav in the 2008 'cash-at judge's door' case, with the agency terming her plea for exemption from personal appearance on health grounds as a "sham". While the rest of the accused, barring...
  • Gouramangi, Chhetri hopeful of playing IMG-Reliance tournament August 7, 2013

    Mumbai: India full backs Gouramangi Singh and Nirmal Chhetri, who have both signed to play in the upcoming IPL-style franchise football league, are hopeful they can take part in this season's I-League too despite the clubs' opposition to the new IMG-Reliance league. "As a player I have been given this opportunity...
  • Vijay Antony's 'Salim' to be made in 3 languages August 6, 2013

    Chennai: After the success of Tamil romantic-thriller 'Naan' in its Telugu version as well, music composer-turned-actor-and-producer Vijay Antony has decided to make his upcoming Tamil production venture 'Salim' in Telugu and Hindi too. Vijay turned actor and producer with 'Naan', which emerged as a sleeper hit at the box office in...
  • IMG-Reliance commences football training camp in Mumbai August 2, 2013

    Mumbai: IMG-Reliance, the commercial partners of the All India Football Federation, on Friday commenced a one-month long training-cum-conditioning camp for its contracted players at the Cooperage Ground here. Twenty-four players, including Syed Nabi, Subrata Paul, Gouramangi Singh, Nirmal Chettri, Ishfaq Ahmed, Renedy Singh, Mohammed Rafi, NP Pradeep joined the training-cum-conditioning camp...
  • UP Cong dissolves state-level cells, departments ahead of polls August 2, 2013

    All the state-level cells and departments of the UP Congress Committee have been dissolved with a view to restructure the state unit of the party ahead of the general elections scheduled next year. UPCC president Nirmal Khatri said in a statement he has dissolved all the state-level cells and departments of the...
  • No one should forget Milkha Singh who made India proud, says his wife July 5, 2013

    Ahead of the release of 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', Milkha Singh's wife Nirmal Kaur said she is proud of the man who made the country proud. She said she is not talking as a wife but as a citizen of India. ...
  • Bhaag Milkha Bhaag: Milkha Singh's wife praises Farhan May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Athlete Milkha Singh's wife Nirmal Kaur is impressed by actor Farhan Akhtar, who plays the Flying Sikh in forthcoming film 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'. The movie is inspired by Milkha Singh, known for his brilliant running. Nirmal Kaur, the former captain of the national women's volleyball team, is impressed by the...
  • Sikkim gets excellence in public administration award April 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday presented to Sikkim an award for "extraordinary and innovative" work done by the state's Rural Management and Development Department. The prime minister presented a medal, a scroll and cash award of Rs 5 lakh to DR Nepal, secretary, Rural Management and Development Department,...
  • Malayalm actor Ashokan to star in Shan's next April 7, 2013

    After being with some supporting characters for some time, senior star Ashokan will play the lead in the new movie 'Village Guys'. Directed by debutante Shan, the movie will tell the drastic happenings in the life of foursome after they met a mysterious lady. ...
  • No respite for Akbaruddin Owaisi in hate speech case February 6, 2013

    Hyderabad: A court in Medak district on Tuesday granted bail to jailed MIM MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi in connection with a case for preventing officials from performing their duties, while another court in Nizambad district turned down his bail plea in a "hate" speech case. Medak Additional Principal and Sessions Judge...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi's voice recorded for forensic test February 5, 2013

    Nirmal: The voice of jailed MIM MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, who is facing sedition charges for his alleged "hate speech," was on Tuesday recorded by Andhra Pradesh Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) even as a local court extended his judicial remand in the case till February 19. Akbaruddin's voice was recorded in...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi's judicial remand extended till Feb 5 January 22, 2013

    Nirmal: A local court on Tuesday extended till February 5 the judicial remand of MIM legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi, accused of sedition and criminal conspiracy for his "hate speech." The Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader, who is presently lodged in Adilabad District Jail since his arrest on January 8 by Nirmal Police...
  • Court dismisses plea for FIR against Nirmal Baba November 27, 2012

    New Delhi: A plea for lodging a criminal case against self-proclaimed godman Nirmal Baba for allegedly cheating people and breaching public trust was on Monday dismissed by a Delhi court. Metropolitan Magistrate Neeraj Gaur dismissed advocate Prem Shankar Sharma's complaint for direction to the police to register an FIR against...