New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday extended till Thursday the interim protection from arrest granted to former finance minister P Chidambaram in the INX Media money laundering case lodged by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).A bench of Justices R Banumathi and A S Bopanna heard arguments advanced by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta who said: “This is not a witch hunt as alleged by them. We have material to show that it is a serious case of money laundering. We have collected cogent materials in the case.” Meanwhile, the government is believed to have appointed Justice Sunil Gaur, who had rejected the bail plea of Chidambaram in the INX Media case, as chairman of the PMLA Appellate Tribunal.
OTTAWA — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says Rosemount brand cooked diced chicken meat is being recalled due to possible Listeria contamination.The CFIA says the recall was triggered by its investigation into a foodborne illness outbreak that is also being investigated by the Public Health Agency of Canada.The suspect product was sold in most, and possibly all provinces, in 4.54 kg packages with a packdate of 01/21/19.The CFIA says anyone who has the product should either throw it out or return it to the place of purchase.Symptoms of Listeria poisoning can include vomiting, nausea, fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness.And in severe cases death can occur. The Canadian Press