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Sep 9, 2016 Zakir Naik's NGO says it gave Rs 50 lakh to Rajiv Gandhi Foundation: "Islamic Research Foundation (IRF), the NGO run by Salafist preacher Zakir Naik+ who is under the scanner for allegedly inspiring terrorists, confirmed on Friday it had made a Rs 50 lakh donation to the Rajiv Gandhi Foundation (RGF) in 2011."
Sep 5, 2016 Chargesheet against 32 people in Bihar toppers scam: "Maharaj said 20 of the 32 people are government employees and 12 others include four fake toppers. "Nine of the 32 people are still absconding,""
Aug 22, 2016 Shivraj or VVIP raj? This is how MP CM surveys flood
Aug 6, 2016 Tea vendor’s house goes down the drain: "They point out that no developer or civic official has ever been punished."
Aug 4, 2016 Foreign funds pour in; 3,000 NGOs get over Rs. 22,000 cr.: "In that year, the highest foreign contribution was received by the World Vision of India, Tamil Nadu, (Rs. 233.38 crore), followed by the Believers Church India, Kerala (Rs. 190.05 crore), Rural Development Trust, Andhra Pradesh (Rs. 144.39 crore), Indian Society Of Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints, Delhi (Rs. 130.77 crore) and Public Health Foundation of India, Delhi (Rs. 130.31 crore)."
Aug 1, 2016 Zakir Naik: Did vote bank politics deter Congress, BJP from taking action against the preacher?: "According to reports, the investigators have identified several cases where Naik’s speeches have allegedly inspired terrorist groups including the Lashkar-e-Taiba and Indian Mujahideen. In all, security agencies have come up with a list of 55 terror-accused who got "inspired" by Naik."
Aug 1, 2016 Security agencies list 55 terror suspects inspired by Zakir Naik: "The agencies are also investigating the four criminal charges registered against Naik in India. The Indian Express reported that investigations are on in three of the FIRs while a fourth case is pending in a court in Kolhapur."
Aug 1, 2016 More embarrassment for UP police: "The real face of Uttar Pradesh Police has been exposed. A video has gone viral which shows a policeman getting a foot massage inside a police station. The police officer has now been suspended."
Jul 30, 2016 FIR lodged against BJP MLA Harak Singh Yadav for rape: "this is not the first time Harak Singh Yadav has been accused of such sexual overtures with woman. "
Jul 27, 2016 Arrogant BJP MP misuses power: "Another BJP MP is caught on camera misusing power. BJP MP from Bharatpur allegedly slapped a toll both worker when he was asked to pay tax. After the MP slapped the employee, his supporters thrashed him later. The incident took place on July 17 at Ludhwai toll plaza in Sevar near Bharatpur. But, when TIMES NOW confronted the neta he denied reports. But, the incident is caught on camera."
Jul 21, 2016 Businessman posing as MP held for allegedly running sex racket in Delhi : "Sanyal allegedly smuggled young girls and women from Russia and Turkey, confiscated their passports and sent them to parties held at farmhouses of businessmen and politicians"
Jul 20, 2016 There should be ‘plebiscite’ in Valley, says Jyotiraditya Scindia; Chidambaram wants autonomy to Kashmir: "In Kashmir today, there is a need for plebiscite," he said while describing Kashmir as ‘an important part of the heart of every Indian’."
Jul 20, 2016 Puppies set afire in Hyderabad, video sparks outrage: "When the screaming puppies tried to come out, the boys threw them back with sticks."
Jul 18, 2016 WB: Burdwan police recovers 123 live bombs: "The West Bengal Police on Sunday evening (July 17) have recovered 123 live bombs during a raid at a house in Mongalkote Village, Burdwan. Ten people have been detained in connection to the case. The bombs were kept in a sandbag."
Jul 17, 2016 Caught on tape: Former BSP MP giving tip to UP cops inside jail premises: "Former BSP MP Narendra Kashyap was caught on tape giving tip to UP cops inside jail premises."
Jul 12, 2016 Police draw flak for attack in Thiruvannamalai: "Three policemen surrounded an auto driver and his son and allegedly beat them black and blue with a lathi in full public view near Old Bus stand in Chengam, Tiruvannamalai district, on Monday. A video of the assault on the family was aired on television and later went viral on social media."
Jul 12, 2016 TMC councillor arrested on extortion charge: "A Trinamool Congress (TMC) councillor Anindya Chatterjee arrested on charges with extortion on Tuesday (July 12). Chatterjee who is a councillor from Bidhanagar area was arrested after they received a complaint from local resident alleging that the councillor demanded Rs 12 lakh."
Jul 12, 2016 Hate speech leader elevated by Cong in UP: "The man who made the 'Boti boti' speech has now been elevated. Imran Masood is appointed Uttar Pradesh Congress Vice President."
Jul 12, 2016 Owaisi leads #ProZakirLeague: "The charges against controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik are increasing and even Zakir Naik knows there's trouble whenever he returns to India. Realising the gravity of the situation and the proof staring at him, this radical preacher has dialled his political allies in India. A pro-Zakir league has taken shape and it's floating a dangerous argument for this terror motivator."
Jul 11, 2016 Zakir Naik flees to Africa, says 'no govt agency has contacted me': "Apart from coming under scanner in India, Bangladesh has also banned the broadcast of Naik's Peace TV."
Jul 11, 2016 Rattled Zakir Naik delays return: "Rattled radical preacher Zakir Naik delays return. Zakir Naik will leave for Africa this evening. He is not expected to return to India in the next 2-3 weeks. Is he afraid of facing action?"
Jul 9, 2016 Did UPA sit on Zakir Naik files?: "BJP MP & former Mumbai top cop Satyapal Singh says that in 2008 he had sent a report to Maharashtra Congress Government and it was forwarded to the Centre, but Satyapal Singh says no action was taken."
Jul 8, 2016 15 Kerala Muslims go missing in Middle East; feared to be with Islamic State: "The missing persons include five married couples and one of them was with a two-year-old child."
Jul 7, 2016 Zakir Naik Under Scanner, His Organisation is Linked to JuD Website: "Feroz Ghaswala, was recruited at Naik's sermon in Srinagar in 2003 by Rahil Sheikh, the alleged mastermind of the blasts. Sheikh had spent much of his time at Naik's office in Mumbai."
Jul 5, 2016 Not only Dhaka attackers, Zakir Naik influenced leader of ISIS Hyderabad Module too: "It was not just the Dhaka attackers who were inspired by Mumbai based Islamic televangelist Zakir Naik, it has come to light that the leader of the Hyderabad module of ISIS, Ibrahim Yazdhani, was deeply influenced by the controversial Islamic preacher."
Jul 5, 2016 IS suspect arrested from West Bengal: "Md Masiuddin Musha (25), who hails from Labhpur in Birbhum district of Bengal, was found with incriminating documents and firearms, claimed officials."
Jul 5, 2016 D G Vanzara's son caught while taking bribe: "Retired IPS officer D G Vanzara's son Arjun Vanzara, who is a government officer, was on Tuesday (July 5) caught red-handed by the Gujarat anti-corruption bureau while accepting bribe from a farmer, police said. "We have arrested Arjun Vanzara, who is a mamlatdar (revenue officer), and his deputy Jaswant Hujra when they were accepting bribe of Rs 75,000," Deputy SP of ACB P R Gehlot said."
Jul 5, 2016 Shahabuddin evades TIMES NOW questions: "TIMES NOW even confronted VVIP convict and RJD strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin as he casually walked out to get into a private car and leave."
Jul 4, 2016 Brain Stormer: Owaisi’s topi politics with terrorism: "As Islamist terrorists continue to kill and maim innocents around the world, most recently in Iraq and only days earlier in Bangladesh, Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi’s remark that he will be offering legal aid to five Muslim youths arrested by the National Investigation Agency on terror charges"
Jul 4, 2016 2 Dhaka attackers followed Indian preacher Zakir Naik: "Two of the five Bangladeshi militants who hacked to death 20 people at a restaurant in Dhaka’s diplomatic zone used to follow three controversial Islamists, including Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik."
Jul 4, 2016 Bihar toppers scam: Another former BSEB secretary arrested: "Days after the arrest of former Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) secretary Harihar Nath Jha over his alleged involvement in the Intermediate toppers scam, another former secretary Nivas Chandra was on Monday arrested in connection with this case."
Jul 4, 2016 Police 'entertain' gangster Abu Salem in Mumbai prison: "An English tabloid has published a few images, possibly between 2012 and 2015, that shows Salem with his girlfriend Sayyed Bahaar Kausar on a train while he was being escorted to Lucknow. Other images show the gangster speaking on mobile phones and enjoying delicacies."
Jul 4, 2016 Molestation case: Ex-Cong MP's kin arrested: "After two young girls were allegedly sexually harassed in the school run by former Congress MP, Vijay Darda in Yavatmal, Police have arrested Vijay Darda's brother Kishore Darda in the case."
Jul 3, 2016 UP: Police brutality caught on tape: "UP policemen were caught on tape thrashing a minor accused of stealing a mobile phone."
Jun 29, 2016 NIA busts 'IS module' in Hyderabad, arrests 5: "The detained men were in touch with their handlers in Syria on a day-to-day basis and were plotting attacks."
Jun 29, 2016 Brutality of Delhi policeman exposed again: "A video has emerged which shows a police constable s thrashing a bus conductor in New Delhi. This even as bypassers tried to intervene. The incident is from Monday and senior officials have initiated enquiry against 5 constables."
Jun 26, 2016 Cops engage in a scuffle on road over hafta: "Police constables from Itaunja Police Station in Lucknow are caught on camera allegedly fighting over distribution of money that they had extorted from road side vendors."
Jun 26, 2016 Caught on camera: UP cop fights with home guard, suspended: "there were reports that the two policemen clashed with each other over sharing bribe collected from trucks and local vendors."
Jun 25, 2016 Bihar toppers scam: Arts topper Ruby Rai arrested: "Bihar's Class 12 "topper" in Arts Ruby Rai, who had said political science is all about cooking, was arrested on Saturday when she appeared for a re-test at the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) office,"
Jun 20, 2016 Mafia-Turned-Politician Mukhtar Ansari Extends Support to SP: "Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is all set to announce merger of mafia turned politician Mukhtar Ansari's Qaumi Ekta Dal in Samajwadi Party (SP) on Tuesday. Ansari, along with his brother Afzal Ansari will be joining SP in Lucknow."
Jun 18, 2016 Police officer suspended for third degree interrogation of girl in Jharkhand: "he was found guilty of questioning the girl for more than 10 hours inside the police station without the presence of a woman police constable or even her parents."
Jun 18, 2016 कोतवाली में महिला से मालिश करा रहे सब इंस्पेक्टर संजय यादव, फोटो हुई VIRAL: "इस फोटो में संजय यादव कोतवाली आई एक फरियादी महिला से कोतवाली परिसर में ही मसाज कराते नजर आ रहे हैं।"
Jun 15, 2016 Real reason why officer quit: "TIMES NOW has accessed Kudligi Deputy SP Anupama Shenoy's resignation letter that she offered on June 4. resignation letter. Her first resignation letter states that she was under pressure by liquor lobby. And, this resignation letter was rejected. And, she was forced to write a secong resignation letter in which she cited personal reasons for her resignation."
Jun 14, 2016 Failure to pay Rs. 300 cost him his son's life; grief-stricken father knocks at CM's door: "The reason behind his son’s death was, he was unable to pay a bribe of Rs 300 demanded by the hospital worker."
Jun 13, 2016 Patna police arrest 2 after Hindu woman complained of forced conversion to Islam by Facebook friend: "The Patna Police has arrested two men after a woman filed a complaint saying her husband and his family members allegedly forced her to adopt Islam and eat beef. She also accused them of blackmailing her after making a porn video of her."
Jun 12, 2016 #TopperScam 'mastermind' surrenders: "Days after the Bihar topper scam was exposed by the media, the kingpin of the alleged racket turned himself in after several raids by the police. Bachcha Rai, the principal of VR college, has now been arrested as the probe into the topper scam continues."
Jun 12, 2016 Educated, middle-class Indian youngsters drawn to Islamic State : "about 70% of 152 Indians arrested, detained or counselled for links to ISIS were from middle and upper middle classes, with half of them holding graduate degrees and 23% completing their masters."
Jun 7, 2016 Samajwadi Party ‘goons’ encroaching public properties enjoy UP govt’s patronage: Amit Shah: "“Do you know what this government is doing? Go to your village and check about any vacant land plot. Definitely any SP men would have illegal possession on that land,”"
Jun 6, 2016 यूपी में दारोगा की शर्मनाक करतूत का वीडियो: "यूपी में कानून के रखवालों की ऐसी तस्वीर ना आपने देखी होगी और ना ही सुनी होगी. एक महिला द्वारा 100 नंबर पर फोन करने पर दारोगा ने उसे दी भद्दी-भद्दी गालियां. दारोगा ने महिला को निर्वस्त्र करने की धमकी देते हुए यहां तक कह डाला कि 100 नंबर उसके बाप का नहीं है. "
Jun 6, 2016 #DemocracyOnSale: Netas putting democracy for sale exposed: " TIMES NOW has completely exposed what was until now the biggest political secret. The Election Commission has our tapes. The Chief Election Commssioner has our report. The full EC bench meets tomorrow and we will not stop until the open sale of the world's largest democracy is brought to an end. This sham of an election has to be stopped and the credibility of the India's Election Commission is at stake. TIMES NOW's crews have been threatened. Our reporters have been abused. But TIMES NOW will not be intimidated. Operation Rajya Sabha expose continues."
Jun 5, 2016 Frequent fliers to get spl facility at airports: "to allow the facility of minimum paper work to film stars and business travellers with a clean record in special immigration counters in select airports."
Jun 5, 2016 Constable dismissed for staging protest: "Those who are collecting ‘hafta’ are favoured"
Jun 5, 2016 On tape: 'Abusive' RJD MLA: "RJD MLA Bhola Yadav is caught on camera allegedly abusing an IPS officer in Dharbhanga, signalling no end to jungle raj in the state."
Jun 4, 2016 Out of My Mind: What is the Rajya Sabha for?: "Indeed, one would say that the unelectable can be guaranteed a place in Parliament thanks to the Rajya Sabha."
Jun 3, 2016 Man accused of designing IS flags did engineering in Chennai: "operative Mohammad Naser, who designed flags and logos for the 'caliphate'"
Jun 2, 2016 Debate: #SeatsForSale: 100s of crores riding on each MP: "discuss TIMES NOW exposing Rajya Sabha seats for sale scandal, 2 candidates and 3 sitting MLAs stung, 10 leaders being investigated, Election Commission taking cognisance of TIMES NOW's report, Congress party hiding behind development funds excuse and denying using money power this election, whether the poll panel should countermand the Rajya Sabha polls, and if this is the way our Rajya Sabha MPs are elected."
Jun 1, 2016 Bihar toppers told to write exam again: " Likewise, Science topper Saurabh Kumar of the same college while speaking on a television channel expressed ignorance about electron and proton and could not figure out the link between water and H20."
Jun 1, 2016 Indira Jaising’s NGO barred from receiving foreign funds for 6 months: "Jaising, while functioning as ASG from July 2009 to May 5, 2014, received renumeration of Rs 96.60 lakh"
May 31, 2016 Bhandari ‘admits’ to email from Vadra, I-T sends seven property, bank queries overseas: "According to information with the Department, the property was bought in 2009 from a company called Vertex FZE which is registered in the British Virgin Islands."
May 30, 2016 Debate: Vadra charge, Dubai link: "On THE NEWSHOUR, TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, and panelists discuss Dubai link to mystery businessman being linked to Robert Vadra, controversial arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari allegedy linked to Vadra going underground."
May 30, 2016 500 Indians attracted to IS, being tracked in real time: "the latest estimate of government and intelligence agencies suggests that 400 to 500 Indians have been attracted towards the ideological lure of the so-called caliphate."
May 30, 2016 I-T probe into arms dealer unearths 'Vadra home' in UK: "A probe by the income tax department into the transactions of arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari has trained the spotlight on his alleged links with Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, especially with regard to the ownership of a house in central London."
May 25, 2016 Debate: #GandhiBond: 'Bonded loyalty' to Gandhis?: "On THE NEWSHOUR, TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, and panelists -- Dr Sudhanshu Trivedi, National Spokesperson, BJP & Political Advisor to Rajnath Singh; M R Venkatesh, CA & Policy Analyst; Alok Mehta, Chief Editor, Outlook Hindi; Rasheed Kidwai, Associate Editor Telegraph; Sanjay Hegde, Senior Advocate, SC and Rahul Narvekar, Spokesperson & MLC, NCP -- discuss are the Gandhis above the party?"
May 25, 2016 Confirmed: Gandhis above Congress party: "For Congress, the family is bigger than both the party and the country. Their fortunes hit, the numbers dwindling, and the last few elected leaders are being pushed to the edge. The demeaning Gandhi bond is the party's 'India is Indira, Indira is India' moment in 2016 and it's causing tremors within the Congress party."
May 25, 2016 Congress MLAs asked to swear allegiance: "The electoral loss for the Congress party has been massive in the recent Assembly polls. Desperate now, the Congress in West Bengal has made the party MLAs sign a bond which speaks of unqualified allegiance to Congress. This move has now triggered a big political fight."
May 24, 2016 Cash for job: Massive medical scam unearthed in New Delhi: ""I had to pay more than Rs 75,000 to secure my job," said a doctor, who claimed that if he hadn't paid the said amount, the money would soon increase to 1 lakh rupees."
May 24, 2016 Bengal Cong MLAs sign undertaking: I swear allegiance to Sonia ji, Rahul ji: "state Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury Tuesday made winning MLAs from his party sign an undertaking “swearing unqualified allegiance” to the party led by Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. The undertaking, made on a Rs 100-stamp paper, also seeks to ensure that the MLAs will not “get involved in any anti-party activity”."
May 20, 2016 Three Indians in Islamic State recruitment video: "Two former Indian Mujahideen members from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh and one man from Kalyan in Maharashtra feature in a new propaganda video posted by the Islamic State (IS) to recruit Indians to fight in Homs in Syria. "
May 20, 2016 Indian Mujahideen operative arrested in Delhi: "Indian Mujahideen operative Abdul Wahid Siddibapa has been arrested by NIA at IGI airport in New Delhi. He is wanted in India for conspiring to carry out attacks. He was based in Dubai and was involved in recruitment for Indian Mujahideen."
May 18, 2016 Police launches crackdown on Mohammed Shahabuddin: "“Shahabuddin regularly holds darbar inside jail”."
May 15, 2016 CBI Arrests Missing MHA Officer for 'Taking Bribes' From NGOs: "Ministry of Home Affairs Under Secretary Anand Joshi, accused of arbitrarily issuing notices to NGOs under Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) and tampering with official files, was detained by the CBI"
May 13, 2016 #JusticeForAditya: India fights VVIP racims: "Rocky Yadav, the name evokes so much anger, makes one want to cringe, because even today this man believes his lies, his mother's political connections and father's gangster image will help him get away with murder. No wonder when he pulled out his gun and stopped the car which dared to overtake his swanky, expensive SUV, he boasted about his father's clout. Today, TIMES NOW has accessed the statements of Aditya's friends - unarmed teenagers who watched a neta's son kill their dear friend in front of their eyes. Here's a detailed account of their statements."
May 11, 2016 Debate: #JusticeForAditya: Rocky & family fool India: "On THE NEWSHOUR, TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, and panelists -- Shyam Sachdeva, Father of Aditya Late Sachdeva; Kamal Sachdeva, Cousin Brother of Aditya Sachdeva; Chand Sachdeva, Mother of Late Aditya Sachdeva; Dr Sudhanshu Trivedi, National Spokesperson, BJP & Political Advisor to Rajnath Singh; RSN Singh, Fmr R&AW Officer & Military Intelligence Expert; Dr Ajay Alok, Gen Secy, JD (U); and Prof Ashok Sinha, Spokesperson, RJD -- discuss Bihar MLC Devi absconding now, Rocky's family fooling India, Lalu's son invoking Pathankot attack and several road rage cases in Delhi to defend Jungle raj in the state, and as to what state CM Nitish Kumar is presiding over."
May 11, 2016 Is it not return of jungle raj in Bihar?, asks BJP: "Senior BJP leader Sidharth Nath Singh reacting over the arrest of Rocky Yadav in connection with the murder of Aditya Sachdeva in Gaya district, said power has gone into the heads of JDU and RJD leaders. He also criticised Nitish Kumar for failing to act against the son of the MLC. He also said people should be given confidence by the state government that jungle raj part 2 hasn't come."
May 10, 2016 Guard admits Rocky fired at Aditya: "The body guard who was inside the car when Rocky Yadav allegedly opened fire at Aditya Sachdeva on May 7 in Gaya, admits on camera that Rocky fired at Aditya."
May 10, 2016 Did bureaucrat hide Teesta Setalvad files?: "A Union Home Ministry undersecretary who was shunted out of its division dealing with foreign-funded NGOs over alleged corruption and later found in illegal possession of the file pertaining to activist Teesta Setalvad's NGO Sabrang Trust has been booked by the CBI under the Prevention of Corruption Act and relevant sections of the IPC."
May 10, 2016 Will justice win or VVIP racism?: "Police gift Rocky Yadav two escape routes - hide the truth about arrest & fail to seek his custody. Rocky's Father contradicts Rocky's mother. Cops contradict both. Are they all giving him an alibi?"
May 10, 2016 Swamy slams Bishops’ Council for seeking votes for DMK-Cong: "The directives by the Tamil Nadu Bishops’ Council and Church of South India (CSI) asking the believers to extend support to the DMK-Congress alliance for the May 16 election to the State Assembly"
May 9, 2016 Bihar MLC's son Rocky Yadav arrested: "Bihar MLC's son Rocky Yadav, who allegedly shot a youth for overtaking his car, was arrested on Tuesday (May 10). He was arrested from a house belonging to his father in Bodh Gaya. Police had launched a massive manhunt to arrest Rocky, the son of Manorama Devi, who allegedly shot dead 19-year-old Aditya Sachdeva on Saturday night after the latter overtook his SUV. The police on Monday had raided the house of Manorama Devi and questioned her to find the whereabouts of her son. The Special Investigation Team (SIT) headed by Gaya city superintendent of police Awkash Kumar went to Manorama Devi's house and after a three-hour long search, questioned her about the whereabouts of his son Rocky Yadav, absconding since the incident."
May 8, 2016 Class XII student shot dead in Gaya for overtaking car of JD(U) leader’s son: "Rocky is absconding while his history sheeter father Bindeshwari Prasad Yadav alias Bindi Yadav, known in the area for his muscle and money power, and the legislator’s bodyguard have been arrested for allegedly helping the culprit escape"
May 6, 2016 Delhi IS investigation: Jihadist cell suspects ‘planned to visit Pak’: "Sources in the Special Cell said they have conversation records of WhatsApp and social media between the main suspect, Muhammad Sajid, and Jaish-e-Muhammad handlers in Pakistan"
May 5, 2016 Goa MLA booked for raping minor girl: ""A case of rape has been registered against Monserratte. Further investigations are going on," said Karthik Kashyap, Superintendent of Police (crime branch). However, he refused to divulge more details, saying investigations are still going on. "The incident happened in March and after that the girl went missing. She was found by police recently and lodged in protective home where she disclosed about the incident,""
May 5, 2016 Goa MLA Atanasio Monserratte arrested in rape case: "Goa police today arrested former state Education minister and expelled Congress MLA Atanasio Monserratte for allegedly raping a minor girl after 'buying' her from her mother for Rs 50 lakh."
May 3, 2016 74 litre bill for a 70 litre tank — Social media helps Delhi man get justice at petrol pump: "When he questioned the people at the station, he claims that the staff misbehaved with him and told him that their boss knows “everyone at the police” and even “Mr. Kejriwal” so he can do whatever he wants."
May 2, 2016 #BengaluruPredator caught on tape: "On April 23rd a little before 10 pm in Bengaluru, a 22 year old woman was abducted. The victim alleges she was molested and assaulted by goons. The victim also says that she screamed for help but nobody came to help her. 10 days on, no Police complaint has been filed in the case, but for state minister Gundu Rao this is just an exaggeration."
May 1, 2016 TMC Minister Farhad Hakim denies, justifies: "TMC Minister Firhad Hakim is in the line for fire for reportedly describing a part of Kolkata port area as mini Pakistan in an interview to a Pakistan daily. The TMC leader, has however, denied making any such statement and claimed that he was misquoted. The BJP claimed that a Minister cannot make such remarks and that it was a breach of model code of conduct."
Apr 30, 2016 AP transport official arrested for graft, owns assets worth Rs 800 cr: " It was said his unofficial income per month was Rs 3 crore. "He collected Rs 1,000 from each of the hundreds of trucks proceeding to the Kakinada port every day," said an official. Failure to pay the bribe would result in refusal of fitness certificate without which the vehicle cannot move."
Apr 29, 2016 Water for wedding, what about people?: "Chhattisgarh's Bhillai District is reeling under massive water scarcity. But that hasnt stopped the state's Revenue Minister from celebrating his daughter's wedding. Fire engines were used to wash the wedding venue so that the dust would settle down."
Apr 29, 2016 SP MLA's 'illegal' complex demolished: "As soon as the news reached MLA Rampal Yadav, he along with his supporters reached the spot and protested the move leading to a clash among between them and the police. The police had to later resort to lathicharge to disperse the crowd. The MLA and a number of his supporters were detained and taken to police lines. "They have been detained and we are taking them to police lines. One of the supporters had taken out a revolver during the protests," SSP, Rajesh Kumar Pandey said. The LDA team had reached the site in Jiamau locality to demolish the MLA's complex, constructed "flouting" the LDA norms, this afternoon and bulldozed a part of it in the presence of heavy police force and district administration officials. The complex is "illegal" and action at our end is likely to continue till early morning as work on removing the structure, used for installing advertisements atop the building, was on till late in the night, an LDA official said."
Apr 28, 2016 JNU has always been a 'hub of anti-national activities', says internal dossier
Apr 28, 2016 Trigger happy policemen kill 21 yr old: "A 21 year old has succumbed to injuries after being shot by policemen who were reportedly drunk. The cops allegedly opened fire after an argument. Both policemen have been arrested in Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh."
Apr 26, 2016 Mathai transferred for 24th time in 9 yrs: "The state government shunted out BBMP Assistant Commissioner (advertisement) K Mathai who had exposed large-scale irregularities in the department. With this, Mathai has been transferred for the 24th time in the last 9 years. Mathai had exposed a racket in the advertisement section which in the last eight years led to a loss of Rs 2,000 crore to the Palike exchequer."
Apr 24, 2016 'Sweet deal' for Hema Malini?: "An RTI Query has revealed that BJP MP Hema Malini has been allotted land by the Maharashtra government at a subsidised rate. Documents accessed by RTI activist Anil Galgali from the Suburban Collector's office shows the government has allotted a 2,000 square metre prime plot located in Oshiwara for Rs 1.75 lakh at a rate of Rs 87.50 per square metre for construction of a dance academy. Hema Malini had previously refuted allegations that she was provided land at a subsidised rates. The BJP MP has paid an advance of Rs 10 lakh which means that the Maharashtra would be required to refund to Hema Malini the remaining amount."
Apr 23, 2016 Hema Malini got Rs 70 crore land for Rs 1.75 lakh, reveals RTI query: "Documents accessed by RTI activist Anil Galgali show the government has allotted a 2,000 square metre prime plot to the BJP Lok Sabha for Rs 87.50 per square metre for construction of a dance academy."
Apr 20, 2016 6 kids tortured in Govt run orphanage: "A CCTV footage shows kids in an orphanage in Karimnagar District of Telangana is being tortured by the caretaker. Six children from the Government-run orphanage have allegedly being tortured. A case has been registered against the orphanage."
Apr 20, 2016 Water for CM Akhilesh Yadav's helipad: "In drought hit Uttar Pradesh, water has been wasted to maintain helipad for Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav during his visit to Lalitpur."
Apr 18, 2016 #IshratFile: Missing files & Chidambaram's editing: "In Part 1 of our report on the Ishrat Jahan file, TIMES NOW's Prema Sridevi revealed how, contrary to what he was claiming, P Chidambaram had signed on the first affidavit which called Ishrat a Lashkar terrorist. Now in the second affidavit, Chidambaram as per documents had personally changed the affidavit, and so within six weeks, from having described Ishrat as a terrorist, was washed his and the Congress governments hands off any such claim. And, for some strange reason, the pre-edited and post-edited versions of the second affidavit have gone missing. They are, the government confirms, are nowhere to be found."
Apr 16, 2016 BDA gave land and compensation to biz partner of CM's son: "The Bangalore Development Authority has not only allotted prime land in Hebbal to Shanta Industrial Enterprise, owned by business partner of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's son, but also offered monetary compensation as quoted by the company."
Apr 16, 2016 Minister's son booked for rash driving: "Union Minister of State for Science and Technology Y S Chowdary's son Karthik has been booked for rash driving by Hyderabad Traffic Police which also seized his Porsche car. During a special road safety drive conducted last night by traffic cops, Karthik was found driving the vehicle allegedly in a "rash" manner between Jubilee Hills Check Post and KBR Park gate here, Banjara Hills Traffic Police Station Inspector N Vidya Sagar told PTI. "We caught him along with some other (motorists) during the special drive for different violations,""
Apr 14, 2016 Odd-even is back, second phase of road-rationing scheme kicks off tomorrow: "The Delhi government is all set to roll out the second phase of the odd-even scheme tomorrow with 2,000 traffic personnel, 580 enforcement officials and over 5,000 civil defence volunteers being deployed on the roads of the national capital daily for the next 15 days."