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  • Rohtak college expels 13 Kashmiri students studying under PM's scholarship scheme 4 days ago

    Rohtak: Thirteen Kashmiri students enrolled in the Prime Minister's special scholarship scheme have been expelled from their college hostel in Rohtak. The students were studying at the Rohtak Engineering College under the Prime Minister's Special Scholarship. The college has said that they have not been receiving the fees promised to them...
  • Hyderabad High Court asks police to file counter affidavit in 'encounter' case 4 days ago

    Hyderabad: The Hyderabad High Court on Thursday directed the Telangana government to file a counter affidavit on a petition by the father of an alleged terror suspect seeking registration of a criminal case in connection with the killing of his son and four others in police custody. Viquar Ahmed, an alleged...
  • FIR against STF personnel for murder, abduction in Chittoor encounter: Police tells Andhra HC 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: An FIR has been registered for murder and abduction against Special Task Force policemen for killing 20 alleged red sander smugglers on April 7 in Chhittoor district, police told the Andhra Pradesh High Court on Wednesday. The FIR was registered after a complaint was filed by one of the killer...
  • Citizen Journalist Healthcare Special 6 days ago

    Highlighting the crumbling state of medical infrastructure of the country. This Citizen Journalist Show focuses on the failing healthcare system in the country. @meghamamgain, @tweetyvandy , @akanshapradeep, @runjhunsharmas Video Editor: Narendra Kumar ...
  • Wrong medication claims life 6 days ago

    Fighting for justice for his 10 year old daughter who passed away due to alleged medical negligence Pramod kumar is using the Citizen Journalist platform to highlight his story. Runjhun Sharma helped Pramod file this Citizen Journalist report. ...
  • Spilt verdict by SC on plea to remove Jayalalithaa DA case prosecutor, matter referred to larger bench 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave a split verdict on plea seeking removal of special public prosecutor G Bhawani Singh in former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa's disproportionate assets case before Karnataka High Court. Justice Madan B Lokur allowed the plea for removal of SPP but Justice R...
  • Fight against Medical Negligence 6 days ago

    Inderjeet Singh lost his wife due to the alleged callousness of a hospital in the national capital. He has now turned Citizen Journalist to fight for justice for his wife whose life could have been saved if the doctors on duty acted on time.Vandana Anand helped Inderjeet file this Citizen...
  • Stop Thinking, Start Acting 6 days ago

    The first step towards making a change. Citizen Journalist Team helps you take the first step. ...
  • Citizen Journalist Road Safety Special 1 week ago

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  • Senior ministers discuss Sukma attack, famer's issues April 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Senior central ministers met at the residence of union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday for an "informal" meeting which discussed the Maoist attack at Sukma in Chhattisgarh and the issues concerning farmers, informed sources in said. The meeting was held in the absence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi,...
  • Chhattisgarh: Bodies of 7 policemen killed in Naxal ambush to be brought to Raipur today April 12, 2015

    Raipur: A day after a Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, the bodies of the seven policemen who were killed in the encounter will be brought to Raipur on Sunday. Twelve other policemen were also injured in the incident. The two-hour gunbattle took place in the worst-affected Pidmel-Polampalli area of...
  • Robert Vadra's calm handling of hoax 'bomb' scare earns him kudos at Delhi's Lodhi Gardens April 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Off late Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi is in the news only for the wrong reasons. But on Thursday morning was entirely different. His calm and sensible handling of a 'bomb' scare at the elite Lodhi Gardens in Lutyen's Delhi has earned him kudos by...
  • CBI seeks power to be the nodal agency to probe big financial frauds April 8, 2015

    New Delhi: In a move to secure more investigate power, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday demanded that it should become the nodal agency to investigative big financial frauds. CNN-IBN has accessed details of demands made by CBI to the the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) to take up...
  • Court to pronounce verdict in Satyam case on Thursday April 8, 2015

    Hyderabad: A special court in Hyderabad trying the multi-crore accounting fraud in erstwhile Satyam Computer Services Ltd (SCSL) will pronounce its judgement in the CBI- probed case on Thursday. During the last hearing on March 9, Special Judge BVLN Chakravarthi said, "On April 9, the judgement will be pronounced....
  • Delhi Police writes to Pak High Commission seeking permission to quiz Mehr Tarar March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Seeking more details in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case, Delhi Police Special Investigation team (SIT) has written a letter to Pakistan High Commission requesting them to facilitate journalist Mehr Tarar's questioning. Sunanda had had a public spat with Tarar on Twitter accusing her of having an affair with...
  • Heights of cheating, 515 students caught during matric exams in Bihar March 19, 2015

    Patna: Cheating in the ongoing state Board matriculation exams in Bihar has literally scaled new heights. As shocking visuals of large-scale copying by students emerged where parents and helpers were seen scaling three to four storey exam centres to pass on chits to their wards, 515 students have been caught...
  • Coal bill may clear Rajya Sabha hurdle, mines bill to go back to Lok Sabha March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: The crucial bill that provides for auctioning of coal may clear the Rajya Sabha hurdle after a Select Committee endorsed it by majority, though some members dissented, but a bill relating to other minerals will have to go back to Lok Sabha because of an amendment suggested by...
  • Manmohan Singh to appeal soon against summons in coal block allocation scam: Sources March 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh is planning to appeal against summons issued against him in coal block allocation scam, the sources said on Thursday. Singh was summoned on Wednesday as an accused by a special court. Former coal secretary PC Parakh, Hindalco, Kumar Mangalam Birla and two others...
  • Court sets April 9 as final date for verdict in Satyam case March 9, 2015

    Hyderabad: A special court in Hyderabad is trying the multi-crore accounting fraud in erstwhile Satyam Computer Services Limited (SCSL) on Monday said it will pronounce its judgement in the CBI-probed case on April 9. Citing voluminous documents in the case, Special Judge BVLN Chakravarthi said, "On April nine, the judgement will...
  • Lady Gaga, Vince Vaughn take charity polar plunge in Chicago March 2, 2015

    Chicago: Lady Gaga and Vince Vaughn plunged into the icy waters of Chicago's Lake Michigan at a fundraiser for the Special Olympics. Special Olympics Chicago President Casey Hogan said Sunday that Lady Gaga made the plunge with more than 4,500 other participants. Hogan says the singer's appearance was "a very nice...
  • PIL in Allahabad High Court on whereabouts of Rahul Gandhi March 1, 2015

    Lucknow: A local lawyer on Sunday filed a public interest litigation (PIL) in the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court seeking to know the whereabouts of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi who has taken a sabbatical. Petitioner Ashok Pande said he deemed it necessary for the safety of Gandhi, Congress Vice-President and...
  • Indian-American Rashad Hussain appointed as US Special Envoy and Coordinator February 19, 2015

    Washington: Indian-American Rashad Hussain has been appointed Special Envoy and Coordinator for Strategic Counterterrorism Communications to expand global engagement and partnerships of the US to counter violent extremism, the state department has said. 37-year-old Hussain is currently the Special Envoy of the US to Organisation for Islamic Countries (OIC). He...
  • Gujarat High Court starts hearing on appeals in Godhra train carnage case February 18, 2015

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday commenced hearing on a set of appeals filed by the convicts in the 2002 Godhra train carnage case, some of whom have been awarded death sentence by the trial court. In 2011, a special court convicted 31 people. Of them, 11 were sentenced to...
  • Vanzara walks free; says "Acche Din" have arrived February 18, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Controversial ex-IPS officer DG Vanzara, an accused in the fake encounter cases of Ishrat Jahan and Soharabuddin Sheikh, on Wednesday walked out of the Sabarmati Central Jail in Ahmedabad after spending almost seven and half years in prison. Soon after his release, an elated Vanzara said, "Surely, Acche Din (Good...
  • Muslim group demands SIT probe into 1992 Ayodhya riots in Uttar Pradesh February 17, 2015

    Uttar Pradesh: A Muslim group has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to set up Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1992 Ayodhya riots post Babri mosque demolition. The demand has come after Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government announced an additional compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the victims of 1984...
  • Haryana: SIT to probe rape, murder of a 28-year-old woman February 8, 2015

    Rohtak: A Special Investigative Team (SIT) has been constitued to probe the rape and murder of the 28-year-old mentally challenged woman from Nepal in Rohtak, Haryana. The post-mortem report of the woman mentioned several injuries on her private parts. According to reports, stones and blades were also found in...
  • Ishrat Jahan encounter case: Special CBI court grants bail to IPS officer DG Vanzara February 5, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Ahmedabad CBI court on Thursday granted bail to jailed former IPS officer DG Vanzara in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. The bail has been granted on the condition that he will not enter Gujarat. Vanzara, who is one of the accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Tulsiram Prajapati and Ishrat Jahan...
  • Ravi Teja to start shooting 'Bengal Tiger' from March 2; film to release in October February 1, 2015

    Chennai: The regular shooting of actor Ravi Teja's Telugu actioner 'Bengal Tiger' will roll from March 2 and the makers are planning to release the film in October. "The film was officially launched yesterday (Friday) with a puja. We start shooting from March 2 and are planning for an October release,"...