Thursday, 19 May, 2022

Topic: blackbuck

Court exempts Salman Khan from appearance in blackbuck poaching case due to Covid risk

Additional District and Sessions Judge Brajesh Panwar granted the relief after Khan's counsel cited the growing number of Covid cases in Mumbai and Jodhpur.

A guide to Indian prisons for Salman Khan — from Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt was released from prison in 2016 after nearly three years in incarceration for an arms case stemming from the 1993 blasts. New Delhi:...

TalkPoint: Will Salman Khan’s guilty verdict make Indians take wildlife protection seriously?

Experts weigh in on Salman Khan's conviction in the 1998 black buck case.

Salman Khan gets 5-year jail term in blackbuck poaching case

All the actors were in a Gypsy car on the night of October 1, 1998 that night, with Salman Khan in the driving seat. He spotted a herd of blackbucks and killed two of them.

Salman Khan is sentenced to 5 years in prison in blackbuck poaching case

The actor was accused of killing endangered blackbucks while shooting for a film in Rajasthan two decades back. Four fellow actors were accused of incitement.

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PT Pertamina Balongan refinery in Indramayu, Indonesia | Representational image | Bloomberg

Asian refiners to ramp up gasoline exports to US as sky-high prices beckon

In Asia, gasoline margins have doubled to more than $33 a barrel since the end of March and have edged above those for diesel, which have eased from a peak in early May.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.