Removal

  • WB: EC removes DM, 5 SPs from poll duty following complaints, Mamata says won't follow orders 07-04-2014 06:10 PM

    Kolkata: The Election Commission removed a District Magistrate and five sub inspectors from poll duty in West Bengal following complaints against them. However, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is in no mood to follow the orders as she said, "I will not remove any official." The Election Commission ordered the removal...
  • Second Australian gallery removes stolen Indian artefact from display 02-04-2014 03:58 PM

    A second Australian art gallery has removed from display a centuries-old statue following allegations the artefact was stolen from an ancient site in India and sold by a tainted Indian art dealer. The decision by the Art Gallery of New South Wales (NSW) follows a similar move by Canberra-based National...
  • Elton John relieved after appendix removal 04-08-2013 04:12 PM

    Paris: Singer Elton John reportedly got his appendix removed in a 45-minute procedure at a hospital and is feeling better. The 66-year-old had to cancel his European tour in July after he felt uneasy while performing on stage and was later diagnosed with appendix abscess. John, who has two sons...
  • NGO alleges uterus removal racket running in Maharashtra 24-05-2013 05:03 PM

    Mumbai: In a shocking incident, an alleged uterus removal racket to pocket the money under the Rajiv Gandhi Insurance Scheme has been busted in nine districts of Maharashtra. The racket was running in the nine district including Latur and Usmanabad. The racket came in light after a social organisation Tathapi...
  • Old parties like Cong get too arrogant: Bhupendra Chaubey 09-05-2013 06:46 PM

    Already in the docks over the CWG, 2G and chopper deals, the UPA has now been hit by two more scams, one in the Railways and one over coal block allocations. The Supreme Court has also come down on the functioning of the government and its bureaucracy. In such a...
  • RCA removes Secretary Sanjay Dixit 21-02-2012 11:11 PM

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  • LS drops motion to remove Justice Soumitra Sen 05-09-2011 11:45 AM

    New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Monday decided not to proceed with the motion to remove Calcutta High Court judge Justice Soumitra Sen as he had already resigned. The decision not to go ahead with the removal motion of Justice Sen was taken after Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar held...
  • President accepts Justice Sen's resignation 04-09-2011 07:37 PM

    New Delhi: Government on Sunday took the unusual step of notifying the resignation of Justice Soumitra Sen of the Calcutta High Court, strengthening speculation that the proceedings against him in the Lok Sabha scheduled for Monday may be dropped, but there was no official confirmation of such a move. Earlier...
  • Justice Sen: Speaker to decide on proceedings 04-09-2011 01:58 PM

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar will take the final call on whether to carry out proceedings against Justice Soumitra Sen in Lok Sabha or not. The Speaker will decide on Monday morning after consulting all parties, according to sources. Sources have also said that Attorney General GE Vahanvati...
  • Ambiguity surrounds Justice Sen's removal 03-09-2011 10:11 PM

    Justice Soumitra Sen had put in his papers to save himself from the ignominy of been the first judge to be removed. ...
  • Justice Sen's resignation accepted: sources 03-09-2011 06:45 PM

    New Delhi: President Pratibha Patil on Saturday accepted the resignation letter of Justice Soumitra Sen and has forwarded it to the Law Ministry for action, said sources. The Lok Sabha will now decide if the motion of Justice Sen's removal will be taken up on Monday or not. The Government...
  • Removal proceedings against Justice Sen to go on 02-09-2011 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: The government has been advised to go ahead with the removal proceedings against Calcutta High Court Judge Soumitra Sen. Sources have said that Justice Sen's resignation letter was not found in order. Justice Sen had resigned on Thursday ahead of a motion seeking his removal in the Lok...
  • Full text: Justice Sen's letter to the LS Speaker 01-09-2011 07:03 PM

    Justice Soumitra Sen has resigned a few days ahead of the Lok Sabha taking up the motion to remove him. The Calcutta High Court Judge has sent his resignation letter to President Pratibha Patil. Justice Sen has written a letter to Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar apart from the resignation...
  • Justice Soumitra Sen resigns 01-09-2011 06:11 PM

    New Delhi: Justice Soumitra Sen has resigned a few days ahead of the Lok Sabha taking up the motion to remove him. The Calcutta High Court Judge has sent his resignation letter to President Pratibha Patil. On August 18, the Rajya Sabha had by a huge margin approved the motion...
  • Think twice before you get that tattoo! 04-01-2011 07:09 PM

    New Delhi: Getting inked is no big deal today, especially when it comes to declaring love for someone. Sounds romantic, but what happens if the couple breaks up? Then follows a never-ending ordeal of covering up the tattoo either with expensive intricate designs or laser sessions to lighten it. Take...
  • Love takes a backseat, it's work time for Kareena 14-12-2007 09:00 PM

    Kolkata: Former Australia captain Steve Waugh on Monday put his money on India, Australia, South Africa and Sri Lanka to emerge triumphant in the upcoming World Cup. Speaking at a function in the city, Waugh even suggested that two-time winners West Indies have an outside chance. Talking about the Mahendra...