Congress DAC Suspends Lok Sabha MP Praneet Kaur
The Congress suspended Praneet Kaur, the wife of former Punjab CM Captain Amrinder Gill. On February 3, the party said, Lok Sabha MP Kaur has been suspended by the Disciplinary Action Committee (DAC) for anti party activities to help the BJP. "Hon'ble Congress President has received a complaint from Shri Amarinder Singh Raja Warring, President, PCC Punjab alleging that Smt. Preneet Kaur," read the press release.
Tags: Congress, Punjab Congress, Praneet Kaur, Lok Sabha MP, Suspended
Courtesy: India Today
Olympian Javelin Thrower Shivpal Singh Banned Till 2025
Indian javelin thrower Shivpal Singh has been suspended from competing till October 2025 due to a doping violation. On October 2, Singh tested positive for the banned substance methandienone, a performance-enhancing steroid, following which the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) suspended Shivpal Singh for four years. The suspension comes in effect from October 21, 2021, which means that the 27-year-old will be out of action till October… read-more
Tags: Javelin Thrower, Shivpal Singh, NADA, Suspended, Olympic
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
BJP Leader Seema Patra Suspended For Alleged Abuse Of Maid: Jharkhand
The BJP Jharkhand Unit suspended party leader Seema Patra, for allegedly abusing and starving her 29-year-old domestic helper. On August 31, the Party said, "BJP has zero tolerance for atrocities against SC and ST communities. When the incident regarding the brutality of a maid working in BJP leader Seema Patra's house came into the public domain, the BJP president immediately suspended her". An inquiry has also been ordered.
Tags: BJP, Jharkhand Unit, ST-SC Atrocities, Seema Patra, Suspended
Internet Access Banned In 25 Assam Districts During Government Examination Hours
Mobile internet connections blocked throughout 25 Assam districts on August 21 to prevent malpractices during examinations for Grade-IV positions in various state government offices. Furthermore, Section 144 prohibitory orders were issued in districts where examinations are being held. "Dear customers, as per government directive, mobile… read-more
Tags: Internet, Suspended, Assam, Exam, government exam
Courtesy: Free Press Journal
Heavy Rain Causes Temporary Suspension Of Vaishno Devi Yatra
The yatra to Vaishno Devi temple atop Trikuta hills in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi region was momentarily halted on August 19 due to flash floods caused by heavy rain. Anshul Garg, Chief Executive Officer of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, stated the situation was under control and that no casualties or damage had been reported. Disaster management teams and medical units are on standby to respond to any emergency.
Tags: Vaishno Devi Yatra, heavy rains, Suspended, Jammu and Kashmir, Katra
3 CSIF Commanders Dismissed From Service Over Security Breach At NSA Doval's Residence
Amid security breach, three CISF commandos have been dismissed from service and two senior officers of its VIP security unit. Notably, a security breach was reported at the residence of National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval. After the investigation, three CSIF officials were dismissed, said the central government officials. Furthermore, Ajit Doval is a 'Z plus' category protectee under the central VIP security list in India.
Tags: nsa ajit doval, Security Breach, residence, CSIF, Suspended
Courtesy: Zee News India
3 More MPs Suspended From Rajya Sabha For 'Disrupting' Proceedings
Three more MPs were suspended from Rajya Sabha, for allegedly "disrupting" the assembly proceedings. The suspension is valid for this week. The suspended members include AAP MP Sushil Kumar Gupta, AAP MP Sandeep Kumar Pathak and independent MP Ajit Kumar Bhuyan. With this, a total of 23 MPs have been suspended from Rajya Sabha since July 26. Meanwhile, four MPs… read-more
Tags: rajya sabha, lok sabha, Suspended, mp, parliament
SAI Suspends Coach Accused Of Harassing Cyclist Sexually
The Sports Authority of India (SAI) suspended RK Sharma's contract on June 8 after a top Indian women cyclist accused him of sexual harassment. SAI stated that "prima facie, the case is established and the allegations of the athlete are found to be true." The Cycling Federation of India (CFI) acknowledged the complainant and the coach in a separate statement, saying it stands "with the complainant."
Tags: Cyclist, Sports Authority of India, Cycling Federation of India, Sexual Harassment, Suspended
Courtesy: Indian Express
BJP Suspends Nupur Sharma, Dismisses Naveen Kumar Jindal For Making Harsh Comments
The BJP terminated its spokesperson Nupur Sharma from the party's main membership on June 5 and dismissed its Delhi media chief Naveen Kumar Jindal for allegedly making harsh statements on minorities. The reports come within hours after the party released a statement attempting to resolve the situation. BJP claimed that it "respects all religions" and is "strongly against any ideology that insults or demeans any sect or religion."
Tags: BJP, Nupur Sharma, Religion, naveen kumar jindal, Suspended
Sonamarg-Zojila Road Closes Due To Snowfall In Kashmir
The Sonamarg-Zojila road in Kashmir has been closed by authorities on January 3, after upper reaches of Ganderbal district received fresh snowfall. Keeping in view slippery condition and fresh snowfall, Sonamarg-Zojila road has been closed as a precautionary measure, an official said. The officials in the district have said that men and machinery are on job to restore traffic.
Tags: Travel, kashmir, snowfall, Roads, Suspended
Courtesy: Kashmir News Observer