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CBI raids Amnesty India offices on complaint of Ministry of Home Affairs

Bengaluru/New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday raided human rights group Amnesty India’s offices in Bengaluru and Delhi after it registered a case of FCRA violation on the complaint of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). CBI officials in Delhi said that the agency has registered a case on November 5 on a complaint received […]

Air Chief Marshal R.K.S. Bhadauria flew the homegrown basic trainer aircraft HTT-40 prototype (Photo: IAF/Twitter)

Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria flies HAL’s trainer over Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal R.K.S. Bhadauria flew the homegrown basic trainer aircraft HTT-40 prototype over this aerospace hub for assessing its prowess, said the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) on Thursday. “Bhadauria flew for the first time the HTT-40, designed and built by our aircraft division, to assess its flying characteristics, including […]

Communication with lander Vikram lost: ISRO Chief K. Sivan

Bengaluru: In a last stage snag, the communication link between India’s moon lander Vikram and the moon orbiter got snapped as the former was descending towards the moon’s South Pole early on Saturday, throwing suspense over the fate of Rs 978 crore Chandrayaan-2 mission. Announcing the snapping of communication link, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman […]

DK Shivakumar (File Photo: IANS)

Cong MLA DK Shivakumar moves HC seeking protection from arrest

Bengaluru: Karnataka’s former Congress minister D.K. Shivakumar on Friday moved an application in the state High Court for interim protection from arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for his alleged involvement in ‘hawala’ (illegal) transactions, a party official said. “Shivkumar’s counsel B.V. Acharya has filed a writ petition in the High Court for an urgent hearing […]