New Delhi : Former Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal and his wife were stopped by Mumbai immigration from travelling abroad, news agency PTI reported on Saturday. A lookout circular has been put out against the Jet Airways founders, officials say.
The Serious Fraud Investigation office and the Enforcement Directorate have reportedly started inquiring into the Jet Airways crisis.
NEW DELHI : Virat Kohli already owns a plethora of batting records. Records, which he has collected almost at will over his decade long career so far. On Thursday, the Indian captain added another one to his name while playing in a World Cup match against the West Indies. Kohli now owns the record of becoming the fastest to get to 20,000 international runs, across all formats. Kohli surpassed Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara to get to the landmark in his 417th international innings when he reached 37. Both Tendulkar and Lara had taken 453 innings to complete 20,000 international...Read more
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's powerful military has agreed in a rare move to cut its hefty budget for a year to help ease the South Asian country's "critical financial situation", Prime Minister Imran Khan said. Pakistan has struck an agreement in principle with the International Monetary Fund for a $6 billion loan but Islamabad is expected to put in place measures to rein in a ballooning fiscal and current account deficits to get access to the funds. The IMF has said the primary budget deficit should be trimmed by the equivalent of $5 billion, but previous civilian rulers have rarely dared to...Read more
Rohit Sharma opened his World Cup campaign with a patient century in India's tournament opener against South Africa at The Rose Bowl in Southampton on Wednesday. In the process, Rohit (23) also surpassed former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly (22) for scoring most hundreds for India to be placed at third spot on the list. The list is being led by legendary Sachin Tendulkar with 49 tons to his name followed by Indian captain Virat Kohli (41). India launched their World Cup campaign with a six-wicket win over South Africa as the Proteas suffered their third defeat in as many matches...Read more
New York: A US judge has ordered a white man, who admitted to attacking a Sikh store owner because of his religion, to learn more about the faith and submit a report in the court as part of his sentence for committing the hate crime. Marion County Judge Lindsay Partridge also sentenced 25-year-old Andrew Ramsey to three years of imprisonment, according to a press release issued by the Sikh Coalition, the largest Sikh body in the US. On January 14, Ramsey brutally assaulted Harwinder Singh Dodd, who was working at a convenience store in the US State of Oregon, because...Read more
New Delhi : Former Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal and his wife were stopped by Mumbai immigration from travelling abroad, news agency PTI reported on Saturday. A lookout circular has been put out against the Jet Airways founders, officials say. The Serious Fraud Investigation office and the Enforcement Directorate have reportedly started inquiring into the Jet Airways crisis. Recently, top executives of the airline resigned. The airline is struggling with a debt of more than $1.2 billion, and owes money to lessors, suppliers, pilots and oil companies. Lenders of the now-grounded Jet Airways have taken a controlling stake in the...Read more
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's BJP has scored a victory bigger than in 2014 - leads suggest the party will cross the 300 mark - besting last time's 282 - to emerge as the single largest party. The party has kept its core states - the Hindi heartland, Gujarat and Maharashtra - while posting fresh victories in West Bengal, Odisha and the northeast. It has also scored a huge win in Karnataka - a state the Congress rules jointly with HD Kumaraswamy. "Together we grow. Together we prosper. Together we will build a strong and inclusive India. India wins...Read more