Articles by Yatish Yadav
Jan 19, 2019
Besides PNB, Nirav Modi defrauded four other public sector banks, used fake invoices with inflated prices to swindle fundsRecent developments suggest that state-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) may have taken the largest hit of the massive fraud by fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi but other banks too were targeted by one of the biggest banking swindler in India.
Jan 17, 2019
Govt curtails tenure of four CBI officers including Rakesh Asthana; move necessary to clean agency before new chief takes overThe curtailment of the tenure of four officers of CBI on Thursday, including Rakesh Asthana and AK Sharma, shows the government is not interested in surface decoration but a serious cleanup of the agency
Jan 16, 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: As akharas raise shrill demand for Ram Temple in Ayodhya, BJP has little time to act ahead of Lok Sabha pollsThe reiteration from Sant Samaj came amid the legal battle at the Supreme Court that is set to decide on the schedule of hearing on Ayodhya title dispute on 29 January.
Jan 14, 2019
Congress strategy for Lok Sabha polls: Bring in lawyers, doctors to campaign, prepare 'outcome-based 2019 plan' like BJPBy the end of January, all the wings of the Congress will complete their consultations with key stakeholders and interest groups and submit important notes to the manifesto committee headed by former finance minister P Chidambaram.
Jan 12, 2019
Alok Verma fabricated documents, influenced high-profile cases as CBI chief, says CVC note submitted to PM-headed selection panelFormer CBI director Alok Verma may have resigned from service, but he will have to face the CVC inquiry into certain grave allegations that have been leveled against him by serving officers of the investigating agency.
Jan 11, 2019
Centre may revive ambitious National Register of Indian Citizens project across country as part of drive to identify illegal immigrantsThe Union government has decided to give a fresh impetus to the department of the National Population Register (NPR) under the Registrar General of India.
Jan 08, 2019
Alok Verma's reinstatement as CBI chief leaves Centre embarrassed, reiterates importance of picking battlesThe murmurs within the CBI is that Verma, after being reinstated, may resign since the Supreme Court decision is merely a moral victory for him.
Jan 07, 2019
CBI closes PMO case against misuse of Narendra Modi's name to dupe unsuspecting citizens with fraudulent schemesThe PMO had filed a complaint in the CBI after an advertisement was published in the Hindustan Times on 11 July, 2016, offering loans under the "Pradhan Mantri Jan Kalyan Yojna" without any file charge, guarantor, collateral or mark sheet to people across the spectrum.
Jan 04, 2019
At Prayagraj Kumbh Mela, sadhus urge Modi govt to destroy Pakistan's nukes, end caste-based reservationSadhus gathered in Prayagraj for the Kumbh Mela 2019 have urged the Narendra Modi government to take decisive steps to remove caste-based reservation as it is spreading hatred in the society while stressing on the need to destroy nuclear weapons of Pakistan for peace in the region
Jan 03, 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: Preparations for event include large-scale public accommodation, 32 hospitals, shuttle busesThe Uttar Pradesh government has allocated Rs 4,300 crore for Kumbh in 2019, as compared to just Rs 1,214 crore in 2013.