India clamp downs foreign investment to shield Indian companies takeover by China Current Affairs 

India clamp downs foreign investment to shield Indian companies takeover by China

Mumbai: Fearing the Chinese companies’ recent acquisition advancements, India has clamped down on foreign investments to curb opportunistic takeovers of Indian companies, during the Covid-19 pandemic. Without naming China, The department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade in its notification said, “An entity of a country, which shares a land border with India or where the beneficial owner of… Read More
Congress party president elections 'rigged', says Maharashtra Congress secretary Shehzad Poonawalla Current Affairs 

Congress party president elections ‘rigged’, says Maharashtra Congress secretary Shehzad Poonawalla

New Delhi: Maharashtra Congress secretary Shehzad Poonawalla questioned the process to elect party president, calling it “rigged” on Wednesday. While talking to news agency ANI, Poonawalla said, “I have got info that the delegates who are going to vote for the party president elections are fixed, its rigged. They have been appointed for their loyalty.” The grand old party leader… Read More
Ahmedabad court lifts gag order on The Wire story on BJP president Amit Shah’s son Current Affairs 

Jay Shah’s lawyer fails to appear in defamation case against The Wire, Court Defers matter till October 16

Ahmedabad: A metropolitan court here today adjourned the hearing of the criminal defamation case filed by BJP president Amit Shah’s son Jay against The Wire website as the complainant’s advocate could not turn up in the court. A lawyer for Jay Shah sought time from additional chief metropolitan magistrate S.K. Gadhvi, saying that senior advocate S.V. Raju could not be present in… Read More