Mostrando entradas de abril, 2017

Kumar Vishwas wants to be boss, says AAP leader.

New Delhi - India
The talk that Kumar Vishwas may jump ship from Aam Aadmi Party to the BJP, has surfaced again. This time from within Delhi's ruling party. Senior party leader Amanatullah Khan, who is also a member of AAP's core Political Affairs Committee or PAC, has accused Mr Vishwas of conspiring to take over the party's top post. In case he is thwarted, he would walk away to the BJP with a chunk of AAP legislators, each of whom has been offered Rs. 30 crore, Mr Khan said two days after the party's founder member hinted at some unease.

Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, though, was having none of it. A tweet in Hindi from him read, "Kumar is my younger brother. Some people are trying to drive a wedge between us. They are the enemies of the party. They should refrain. No one can separate us."

Last week, AAP was trounced in the civic elections in Delhi, where it had swept the assembly polls two years ago, winning 67 of the 70 seats; the BJP got the remaining three.

Indian woman launched

New Delhi - India

Delhi Police has launched a manhunt for a "high-profile" woman after a Lok Sabha MP complained to the top brass that he was drugged and filmed in an objectionable position by a gang led by the woman, who demanded extortion money of Rs 5 crore, sources told TOI.

The gang has allegedly threatened to release his pictures and videos if the demand was not met. The woman has also threatened to implicate the MP in a rape case, it was learnt.

When contacted, special commissioner Mukesh Meena confirmed that the case was under investigation. Police are treating the case as top priority and arrests are likely soon.An FIR has been filed under section 384 (extortion) of the IPC.

In his complaint, the MP has claimed that the woman had sought some help from him and asked him to accompany her to a house in Ghaziabad, where he was given sedatives mixed in a soft drink. The MP passed out. He realized he had been trapped when he regained his senses. After getting the complaint, t…

Earthquake in Iquitos, perú

A strong earthquake shook Iquitos past noon today and alarmed the population of Loreto. The quake also San Martin felt in Tarapoto, the region. The quake was recorded at 12:49 p.m. and its intensity was of scale III in Iquitos.segun unveiled the Institute Geophysicist of the Peru - IGP, via Twitter, the quake had a magnitude of 6.2.

The epicenter had 142 kilometers deep and was located 113 kilometers of Pastaza, in Loreto.El movement was felt in the cities of Yurimaguas, Iquitos, Nauta, San Lorenzo and other population centres in Loreto.

Hundreds of workers left their offices frightened by the shaking of the Earth, because they are not accustomed to the tremors in this part of the country, reported El Comercio in Loreto collaborator, Daniel Carbajal.El National Institute of Civil Defense - Indeci, through the center of operations of Regional emergency staff (COER), not yet reported so far personal injury or material after the earthquake.