IAS officer son death: The discrepancies

THE PUNJAB government found itself battling another controversy Saturday following the death of IAS officer Sanjay Popli’s son Kartik, even as a team had come to the officer’s home for a search, as part of investigations into corruption allegations. There were several discrepancies in the version of officials, including between that of the police and … Read more

Shala Praveshotsav: District admin to request for grant to buy school bags for newly enrolled students

The Chhota Udepur district administration has decided to request the District Panchayat for a grant to provide school bags to the 11,000 students who were enrolled to Class I in Gujarat in during the three-day Shala Praveshotsav, that ended on Saturday. Following a decision of the state government to stop procurement of school bags to … Read more

Putin promises Belarus Iskander-M missiles to counter “aggressive” West

Russia will supply Belarus with Iskander-M missile systems within a few months, Russian President Vladimir Putin told a televised meeting with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko on Saturday. At the meeting, held in St Petersburg, Lukashenko told Putin that Belarus was concerned by the “aggressive”, “confrontational” and “repulsive” policies of its neighbours Lithuania and Poland. He … Read more