Liquor Policy Case Live Updates: AAP has claimed that the BJP-led government at the Centre is out to destroy the party.
In the heart of New Delhi, the Enforcement Directorate has beckoned Arvind Kejriwal, the Chief Minister of Delhi and the frontman of the Aam Aadmi Party. Today, he faces another round of scrutiny in connection with the alleged liquor policy scandal. Mr. Kejriwal had previously faced questioning from the Central Bureau of Investigation back in April, and today marks the first time he receives a summons from the Enforcement Directorate.
At the center of the CBI’s investigation lies the intricate involvement of liquor companies in crafting the excise policy, a maneuver that promised them a substantial 12 percent profit. The allegations assert that a clandestine liquor lobby discreetly exchanged kickbacks. The Enforcement Directorate is now dedicatedly delving into the alleged laundering of these covertly transferred funds.
‘You made me Chief Minister, I paid back…’: Jitan Ram Manjhi to Nitish Kumar
Jitan Ram Manjhi has said he repaid a favour to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar by contributing four crucial votes for him in the Bihar Assembly.
Bihar’s former Chief Minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday said he repaid a favour to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar by extending him his support to form a government with the NDA in Bihar.
Speaking at an event, Jitan Ram Manjhi recalled the Chief Minister secured a total of 125 votes in the Bihar Assembly. He asserted he contributed to four votes for Kumar.
‘Fighter’ box office Day 12: Hrithik-Deepika’s film eyes Rs 350 crore globally
Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone’s ‘Fighter’ is marching towards Rs 350 crore worldwide. On Monday, February 5, the film saw a huge drop in collection.
Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone’s recently released film, ‘Fighter’, is in its second week of theatrical run. In 12 days, the aerial actioner has surpassed Rs 300 crore globally and is now marching towards Rs 350-crore mark. On February 5, the movie saw a huge drop in collection at the box office. It is to be seen if the film would pick up momentum during the weekend again.
What James Prinsep and his 200-year-old map reveal about Gyanvapi
James Prinsep, because of whom the world knows of emperor Ashoka, lived in Varanasi for 10 years. In 1831, the British scholar drew a lithographic map of the old Kashi Vishwanath temple, and showed how Aurangzeb’s Gyanvapi mosque stood on it. That will now be a crucial piece of evidence.
At a walking distance from Kolkata’s Eden Gardens is the Prinsep Ghat on the banks of the Hooghly. One gets a close view of the Vidyasagar Setu and can take a boat ride on the River Hooghly from Prinsep Ghat.
The ghat is named after James Prinsep, a British numismatist and archaeologist, who made significant contributions to India’s historiography. He came to India when he was 28 and was the youngest fellow of the British Asiatic Society.