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Atishi Marlena at AAP press conference over Swati Maliwal case

Delhi minister Atishi Marlena speaking at AAP press conference over Swati Maliwal case

3:03 PM

Calcutta High Court grants bail to Sandeshkhali BJP worker Piyali Das

The Calcutta High Court today granted bail to Sandeshkhali BJP worker Piyali Das who surrendered before a lower court three days ago over a criminal case lodged against her. A case was registered against Das alleging that she got the signature of a woman of Sandeshkhali on a blank paper which was later filled up as complaints of sexual assault against TMC leaders.  The additional chief judicial magistrate of Basirhat sub-divisional court rejected the bail prayer of Das and remanded her to eight days' judicial custody.
2:16 PM

News update: 'Political hitman' is making efforts to save himself, says Swati Maliwal

AAP MP Rajya Sabha MP Swati Maliwal stated today that the truth will emerge after CCTV footage of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence and drawing room is probed.
2:12 PM

Swati Maliwal case: AAP Rajya Sabha MP leaves from Tis Hazari court

2:11 PM

NIA charge sheets Mumbai man in conspiracy case to honey trap Indian Navy personnel

The NIA has charge sheeted Mumbai resident Amaan Salim Shaikh, a key accused in a conspiracy by Pakistani intelligence operatives to honey trap Indian Navy personnel to gather secret information on defence establishments.
1:46 PM

Slapped 7-8 times, kicked in chest, stomach: Swati Maliwal in complaint against CM Kejriwal's aide

AAP Rajya Sabha MP Swati Maliwal in her complaint has alleged that on Monday morning she was assaulted by Bibhav Kumar, an aide of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, in the drawing room of the CM's official residence. Maliwal accused Kumar of slapping her seven-eight times on the face and hitting her chest, stomach, and sensitive parts.
1:33 PM

State govt to probe factors for repeated attacks on young women: Karnataka home minister

With opposition BJP hitting out the Congress government in Karnataka on the issue of safety ofwomen, following the murder of a young woman in Hubballi, Home Minister G Parameshwara on Friday said he was reviewing lapses on part of the police and other factors that may have led to such repeated incidents.
Twenty-year-old Anjali Ambiger was allegedly murdered by a 22-year-old Girish Sawanth in Hubballi on Wednesday after she allegedly rejected his marriage proposal, close on the heels of the student Neha Hiremath killing at her college campus in the same city on April 18.
1:11 PM

CM Arvind Kejriwal has chosen Bibhav Kumar's side, alleges NCW chief

At a press conference today, National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Rekha Sharma stated that Arvind Kejriwal appears to have chosen which side he is on in the Swati Maliwal assault case.
12:46 PM

CM Kejriwal should apologise on Maliwal issue: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today took on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for not speaking on the issue of alleged attack on his party MP Swati Maliwal. At a press conference at the BJP headquarters, Sitharaman demanded that the AAP convener speak on the issue and apologise. 
12:32 PM

Swati Maliwal goes to Tiz Hazari court to record statement before magistrate

AAP Rajya Sabha MP Swati Maliwal today went to the Tis Hazari court to record her statement before a magistrate about the alleged assault on her by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's aide Bibhav Kumar, officials said. Maliwal left her residence around 11 am with a Delhi Police team.
 
12:27 PM

Kejriwal is 'shamelessly' moving around with accused Bibhav Kumar: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Delhi hief Minister Kejriwal is 'shamelessly' moving around with accused Bibhav Kumar after his party promised action , Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said at a press conference today. 
12:23 PM

Arvind Kejriwal is responsible for this incident: FM Nirmala Sitharaman on Swati Maliwal assault allegations

12:18 PM

Unacceptable that Delhi CM Kejriwal has not spoken a word on attack on Swati Maliwal: Nirmala Sitharaman

It is unbelievable and unacceptable that CM Arvind Kejriwal has not spoken a word on the attack on his party MP Swati Maliwal, BJP leader and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said today. 
12:11 PM

News update: AAP rubbing salt on wounds of Swati Maliwal, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

12:10 PM

Why hasn't Delhi CM Kejriwal spoken on the issue yet?: FM Sitharaman on Maliwal assault allegations

At a press conference, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday hit out against Delhi CM Kejriwal's response on Swati Maliwal assault allegations.
11:51 AM

Fundamental basis for consistent, steady and high growth in India is policy stability: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was speaking at the opening plenary session at CII Business Summit 2024.
 

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First Published: May 17 2024 | 8:49 AM IST

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