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Feb 20, 2014 Welfare scheme or poll gimmick?: "Rahat certificates given out to traders which bear the pictures of Punjab CM and Deputy CM have invited wrath from the Congress who are terming it nothing but a publicity stunt ahead to the Lok Sabha polls."
Feb 20, 2014 Jilted cop shoots woman dead in MP: "A sub-inspector posted at Indergarh police station in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh on Thursday shot dead a woman with his service revolver here after she allegedly turned down his love proposal yet again."
Feb 19, 2014 MU VC expresses concern at degree scams: "Expressing concern over university's image as the epicentre of degree scams and allegations of a large scale bungling/irregularities in the conduct of exams, publication of result and issuance of degree,"
Feb 18, 2014 ACB exposes racket extorting truck drivers on highway: "Truck drivers plying between Delhi and Jaipur have to pay Rs 5,000 per month to a network of private agents for avoiding fine and seizure of the vehicle. This network has been running with the help of transport department officers."
Feb 18, 2014 Business is bad: most traders admit paying bribes: "Interestingly, 63.8% of wholesale dealers admitted to paying bribes to the police, compared to only 28.2% of retailers."
Feb 18, 2014 Collusive corruption a formidable challenge: CBI
Feb 18, 2014 Indian secularists are too selective in their protests: Taslima Nasrin: "The withdrawal of Wendy Doniger's book 'The Hindus' has sparked outrage among many, but exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasrin says Indian secularists are too selective in their protest as they only speak out against Hindu but not against Muslim fundamentalists."
Feb 18, 2014 UP cop held for murder of woman 'raped' by his son: "A sub-inspector of the Uttar Pradesh Police was arrested on Tuesday in connection with the murder of a 25-year-old woman, who had filed a rape case against the police official's son a year ago. Bachchu Singh, a resident of Ghaziabad in UP, had allegedly hired a contract killer for Rs. 1.5 lakh to execute his plan."
Feb 15, 2014 Know criminal-turned-politician BSP MP Dhananjay Singh: "The Bahujan Samaj Party MP from Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh, Dhananjay Singh faces serious charges of murder of CMO in the infamous NRHM (National Rural Health Mission) scam, and the murders of Sanjay Nishad and Nandlal on April 1, 2011 in Jaunpur."
Feb 15, 2014 When netas are around, the babus are at play: "The issue is of the over-protection given to bureaucracy. Once you join Government service, there is no fear of loss of job. Even if you are caught red-handed extorting bribes, it takes decades to get rid of you. In a landmark ruling in May 2013, the Madras High Court had said that the Central Bureau of Investigation does not need the Union Government’s nod to probe IAS and IPS officers. This would have affected nearly 300 senior officers, of Joint Secretary or above rank in the IAS, IPS and other services, facing corruption cases across the country."
Feb 15, 2014 Uttar Pradesh: Man thrashed by cops: "A cop caught on camera brutally beating a man in front of Kotawli police station of Muzaffarnagar District. The victim was asked to do sit ups by the cops, and when he refused, he was mercilessly thrashed."
Feb 15, 2014 Plans to target religious sites exposed: "The National Investigation Agency (NIA) probe in to the Patna blasts has thrown up startling new information with investigators now finding a link between the Bodha Gaya blasts and the Patna blasts. Sources within NIA have indicated that the probe team recovered documents during a raid at a lodge in Ranchi. Sources have further indicated that the documents recovered expose plans to target several prime locations in Bihar, Bihar Sharif Railway Station, ruins of Nalanda University, convention centre in Rajgir, Jal Vihar, Vishwa Stupa and the Jain Temples in Ranchi."
Feb 15, 2014 In Mathura bureaucrat touches MP's feet: "The Samajwadi Party's (SP) reign in Uttar Pradesh has been marred by instances of rampant rowdyism before and two recent incidents have utterly exposed the continuing clout of the ruling party and its utter disregard for the law. A senior police official and a state bureaucrat showed no hesitation in bowing to party MP Ram Gopal Yadav in Mathura while other party leaders flanked a jailed convict as he declared his return to the party at a news conference."
Feb 15, 2014 National Interest: India Stinc: ""LANCO Infratech, with over Rs 7,500 crore of stressed loans (out of his total debt of about Rs 35,000 crore against a market cap of less than Rs 1,700 crore and declining), and struggling to pay salaries and carrying out sizeable layoffs. It was not declared bankrupt simply because there is no bankruptcy law in India. Among its self-inflicted excesses of go-go times was the purchase of an AUD 750 million coal mine in Australia, which he has now promised his lenders he will resell. But rather than take him to the cleaners, his lenders’ consortium, consisting of 27 banks, led by IDBI Bank, and comprising a galaxy of government and private banks — including the SBI and ICICI, the largest in each category — got together in December 2012 to plan a mega bailout. Now what exactly did he spray in their eyes? Foam?""
Feb 14, 2014 Gwalior CSP booked in PMT scam: "Modus operandi employed by Ajeet and 13 other students was to leave the optical mark reader (OMR) sheets vacant. These sheets were later filled by the MPPEB staff, sources said."
Feb 13, 2014 'Steep rise' in magnitude of corruption: CJI: "the Chief Justice noted that people had either given up the hope to make this country corruption-free or had come to terms with it and accepted it "as a facet of life"."
Feb 13, 2014 Fugitive Sita Soren is a 'guest of honour' at government events: "On Sita Soren being an absconder, Saran said inviting MPs and MLAS to such gov functions was a matter of protocol. The CBI special court has ordered attachment of Sita's property and had issued a non-bailable warrant against her."
Feb 11, 2014 Perks Of An Election: "Amma on your screen Tamil Nadu assembly speaker D. Jayakumar launches free laptop scheme in a Chennai school"
Feb 11, 2014 78000 infants die of congenital heart disease in India every year, say doctors: "About 78,000 infants born with congenital heart disease in India die every year because of inadequate health care facilities in the country,"
Feb 9, 2014 3 Bihar judges sacked over Nepal sex scandal: "Nepali daily 'Udgosh' had flagged in a report on January 29 last year that a police raid in Biratnagar's Metro hotel found these officers in 'indecent positions' with several Nepali women. The paper reported these men had been held on January 26 and then released."
Feb 9, 2014 भीख नहीं माँगोगे तो शादी में होगी दिक्कत!: "कपड़िया बस्ती के लोग भीख मांग कर अच्छा पैसा कमाते हैं. वो कहते हैं, "अमूमन एक दिन में 500 रुपए तो कमा ही लेते हैं. त्योहार के दिनों में आमदनी बढ़ जाती है. यहाँ का हर आदमी आपको तंदुरुस्त दिखेगा." वे आगे कहते हैं, "पर गाँव के लोग पूरा पैसा शराब में ख़र्च कर देते हैं. शाम को जब पैसा कमा कर आते हैं तो सीधे घर नहीं जाते हैं. शराब के ठेके में जाते हैं और ख़ूब पीते हैं."
Feb 9, 2014 Muslim women told to give up mobile phones, market visits in Rajasthan village: "A panchayat in a Rajasthan village has banned the use mobile phones for Muslim women and ordered them to take a male member of the family along while visiting public places."
Feb 9, 2014 Delhi Police official booked for rape: "A Delhi Police assistant sub-inspector was booked for raping and making video clip of a woman."
Feb 8, 2014 उत्तर प्रदेश में वोटों के लिए 'ज़हरीली सियासत': ""समाजवादी पार्टी की सरकार जब भी आती है, एक संप्रदाय के लोग उसे अपना रक्षक मानते हैं और निरंकुश हो जाते हैं. इसलिए छेड़छाड़ और पानी पर विवाद जैसी छोटी घटनाएं भी उग्र रूप ले लेती हैं."
Feb 8, 2014 Man caged, sodomised on orders of khap panchayat: "The 22-year-old victim was allegedly taken to Odhan village in Haryana’s Sirsa district by men who owed him money. There, he was kept in a cage for three months, a period in which he was sodomised and forced to drink his own urine."
Feb 8, 2014 Corruption an inescapable reality: "among those who did or were forced to, every two in five pointed the finger at the police. Interestingly, 63.8% of wholesale dealers admitted to paying bribes to the police, compared to only 28.2% of retailers. "The police are so corrupt that they won’t let go of the slightest opportunity to make extra cash,""
Feb 6, 2014 BDO caught taking Rs 3,000 bribe: "Sleuths of Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) caught Block Development Officer (BDO) of Ner Panchayat Samiti of Yavatmal district, Sakharam Isalkar, red-handed on Tuesday evening while accepting a bribe of Rs3,000 from a gram sevak working under him."
Feb 6, 2014 Gangrape to take political revenge?: "In a shocking case from West Bengal, two women were allegedly gangraped by Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers merely for political revenge. While police have arrested 7 people in connection with the gangrape, one accused is still on the run."
Feb 5, 2014 Samajwadi Party leader enjoys sleazy show at Muzaffarnagar: "While Swaroop watched the show, his acolytes and district level SP leaders showered Rs 500 currency notes on the dancers on behalf of the minister. They were also seen dancing with the performers."
Feb 5, 2014 Delhi heist: Haryana policeman took part of looted money, Rs 64 lakh recovered: "The robbers Jan 28 had looted a businessman of Rs.7.69 crore in cash at gun point in Lajpat Nagar of south Delhi and escaped in the trader's car in which he was going with four other employees."
Feb 4, 2014 India a religious country, but too much graft: Dalai Lama
Feb 4, 2014 अब गुंडागर्दी की तो चलेगी इंदौर पुलिस की चप्पल: "पुलिस टीम प्रदीप नाम के उस बदमाश को शहर के मल्हारगंज इलाके में काफी देर तक घुमाती रही और इलाके की हर सड़क, गली, नुक्कड़ और चौराहे पर वही मंजर नजर आया. वो रास्तेभर चप्पल और थप्पड़ों की मार खाता रहा और जब पुलिसवालों का दिल भर गया तो पुलिस टीम उसे वापिस ले कर चली गई."
Feb 4, 2014 EXCLUSIVE: 'ऑपरेशन दिल्ली पुलिस' में दिखा कितनी घूसखोर है खाकी: "पुलिस के ये 'बहादुर' अपना मुंह नहीं खोलते, लेकिन हाथ पसार देते हैं. ये दिल्ली पुलिस के अफ़सरों की वो अदा है, जिसके कद्रदानों की तलाश में इस पलटन के कारिंदे घूमते रहते हैं. न ओहदे की इज्जत का ख्याल और न वर्दी की शान का. सब इंस्पेक्टर हो या इंस्पेक्टर. उनके लिए शिकायत करने वाला भी शिकार है और आरोपी भी. इंसाफ के नाम पर दिल्ली के थानों के भीतर एक ऐसा धंधा चलता है जिसे जानकार आप हैरान रह जाएंगे. दरवाजे के पीछे और टेबल के नीचे दिल्ली पुलिस के अवैध टकसाल चलते हैं. थानेदार टकाटक नोट छापते हैं."
Feb 4, 2014 Nido Tania death: Kejriwal tells NE students, Delhi police has become 'thoroughly corrupt': ""Had I, as chief minister asked the Delhi police commissioner to arrange Rs 10 lakhs every month for me from each police station, everything would have been fine. I would have said, police is doing its duty and law will take its own course. But this is not going to be.""
Feb 3, 2014 Thrashed for trying to save a woman: "Its a free for all in Haryana as cops team up to thrash a businessman for trying to save a woman who was being assaulted by the police. The incident brings to light the brazenness of the Haryana police, who don't seem to think twice before bending the law themselves."
Feb 2, 2014 Cops recover Azam Khan’s 7 missing buffaloes: "This, however, could not save the three local policemen who were on night patrol when the incident took place. They were stripped of their post and sent back to the police lines. A harsher punishment is expected after a probe in the days to come."
Feb 2, 2014 Leaked documents link MP exam scam to Saifai?: "The leaked documents suggest that a separate Saifai module was involved in infiltrating proxy candidates into Madhya Pradesh for money. Many toppers in MPPMT-2013 exams did not appear for the test but were represented by proxies from the Saifai module."
Jan 31, 2014 Nation’s lifeblood: Corruption: "It is not a question of a black Congress being worsted by a lily-white BJP. Barring individual exceptions, all parties and politicians are the same"
Jan 31, 2014 Delhi policeman slaps photographer while clicking elephant pic at Rajghat: "Constable Sandeep of Delhi Police was suspended today after he slapped the photographer of Daily Tribune who was clicking the picture of an elephant gone slightly berserk near Rajghat."
Jan 30, 2014 FTP: Asha Mirje controversial remarks: Do members of women's commissions obstruct gender justice?: "Asha Mirje, a member of the Maharashtra Women Commission, stirred quite a controversy by putting the onus of blame on women for rape rather than on the perpetrators. She said, during a speech in Nagpur, 'women too are responsible to an extent (for rape). Their clothing and behaviour too play a part. The Delhi gangrape victim could have gone for the 9:00 pm show. Why did she go for the late show?'"
Jan 30, 2014 Politicians demand VIP treatment, government in damage control mode: "At a time when the 'aam admi' is the flavour of the season and even the Supreme Court has come out strongly against the 'lal batti' culture, politicians continue to demand special privileges. The government was on Wednesday forced to go into damage control, after a Directorate General of Civil Aviation attempt to extend VIP privileges to MPs at airports drew flak. Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh says no such order has been issued but CNN-IBN has accessed the letter sent to the private airlines and airport authorities."
Jan 30, 2014 Is DCGA promoting VIP culture at airports?: "Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation has asked all airlines and airports to treat MPs as VIPs and adhere to the guidelines on protocol norms. Meanwhile, Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh clarified that neither the Ministry nor the DGCA has issued any order directing private airlines to provide special privileges to MPs."
Jan 30, 2014 Contradicting Ajit Singh, DGCA letter asks private airlines to treat MPs as VIPs: "DGCA asking private airlines to offer special privileges to MPs including advance notice of flight delays, escorts, priority check-in, security, immigration clearances, lounge access and complimentary refreshments."
Jan 30, 2014 Full Video: Asaduddin Owaisi latest speech at Golkonda Hyderabad
Jan 30, 2014 'Congress was responsible for '84 riots': "Victims of the 1984 riots, who are still struggling to cope with the horrific memories of the past, have expressed disappointment after Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi tried to defend the Congress government's position."
Jan 30, 2014 Anti-Corruption Bureau arrests clerk for graft: "arrested a junior clerk of a government-run rural hospital in Ratnagiri for demanding a bribe of Rs 2,000."
Jan 30, 2014 FTP: 30 years since 1984 anti-Sikh riots, does justice continue to elude the victims?: "Following anger among the Sikh community over Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's remark on 1984 anti-Sikh riots, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visited Tilak Vihar area in Delhi to meet the widows of those of died in the riots."
Jan 29, 2014 latest Hate speech of owaisi against salman khan, narendra modi and Ba
Jan 29, 2014 India’s air worst in the world - China acts faster than neighbour: "A global analysis of how nations tackle environmental challenges has ranked India 155 among 178 nations and labelled the country’s air quality among the worst in the world, tying it with China in exposing its population to hazardous air pollution."
Jan 29, 2014 Frauds ripped Public Sector banks of Rs. 23,000cr: "Public sector banks have cumulatively lost a massive sum of Rs. 22,743 crore due to cheating and forgery in the last three years alone,"
Jan 29, 2014 ‘Is it necessary to go out after 6pm’, and other tips for women safety by NCP leader Asha Mirge: "Maharashtra Women Commission member Asha Mirje has said that women are themselves responsible for rape"
Jan 29, 2014 Demand for SIT probe into 1984 riots: "It's a big Frankly Speaking impact. 48 hours after Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's explosive admission on the 1984 riots - political controversy has snowballed in the capital with Aam Admi Party, Akali Dal and the BJP demanding an SIT probe into the riots. Political opponents are clearly stepping up pressure on the Congress-led UPA over Rahul's comments."
Jan 29, 2014 #FlyingMaharajas: MPs super citizens?: "First they wanted lal batti's on their cars -- and now our politicians want the same privileges even while travelling by airlines. If thing go according to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) guidelines given to private airlines, the MPs will now be able to have a complete lounge access with free refreshments, they will also enjoy preferential treatment during check ins and will be getting a person to escort them from the airport entrances."
Jan 29, 2014 Asha Mirge pins blame on rape victims: "A Maharashtra Commission for Women member belonging to NCP kicked up a major controversy by suggesting that a woman's clothes and her behaviour are also responsible for rapes. Dr Asha Mirge, a gynaecologist from Akola, said that girls should be mindful of their body language and attire to not invite the attention of potential rapists and asked whythe Delhi gangrape victim went out for a late night movie show."
Jan 28, 2014 Raj Thackeray booked for violence: "A day after Maharashtra Navnirman Sena workers vandalised toll booths across the State, the police registered two cases against party chief Raj Thackeray in Pune. He has been booked for abetting violence, rioting and for damaging private property"
Jan 28, 2014 Will 1984 riots remain a blot in Congress' record of governance?: "Hours after Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi gave his first television interview, opposition parties lashed out at him saying he had exposed himself by being evasive and not apologising for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Even some UPA partners raised concerns saying Rahul was not forthcoming on several key issues."
Jan 27, 2014 After Raj’s order, MNS workers attack toll booths: "Thackeray said, “Do not pay toll anywhere in the state. In case anyone stops you and asks for toll, thrash him.”"
Jan 26, 2014 Spectre of Inspector Raj still looms large: "Rajiv Gandhi had said in 1988 that out of one rupee meant for the poor, only 15 paisa reaches the beneficiary. It remains the case today."
Jan 24, 2014 Three cops suspended after AAP posts video showing police 'brutality': "shows three 'cops' beating up a man with a stick. The cops are also seen taking out money from his wallet."
Jan 23, 2014 CNN: Woman in India tells police village head ordered her gang-raped: "Violent crimes against women have been in the spotlight in India since a 23-year-old woman was raped and beaten by several men on a bus in December 2012."
Jan 23, 2014 BBC: India: Woman gang-raped on orders of 'kangaroo court': "Unofficial courts in India's villages often sanction killings of couples deemed to have violated local codes."
Jan 23, 2014 When authorities break rules: "“I get really irritated when they park at a ‘No Parking’ zone and get away with it. I have seen ‘Cheetah’ bikes parked right under the ‘No Parking’ sign,” voices Bhumika, a sales executive. She adds that post 9 pm, one can also see many drunk police officials riding and they never get caught."
Jan 22, 2014 20-yr-old tribal girl gang-raped by 12 men on Khap orders in West Bengal: "News of the vicious gang rape in Birbhum, the home district of President Pranab Mukherjee, shook the state, which is already reeling under a series of sex crimes against women."
Jan 21, 2014 Harassed by cops for documents: "many Bangaloreans have fallen prey to the traffic police, who ask them for the re-registration documents. Unaware of the rules, these citizens end up giving in to the demands of the cops."
Jan 20, 2014 Sochi 2014: How corrupt officials made India a joke: "Sport in India has only a peripheral connection with athletes; it exists mainly to enrich officials, politicians, contractors and sundry parasites. Each individual sport is a milch cow to be milked dry by the mafia that controls it. Among the leading members of this mafia is the Indian Olympic Association (IOA)."
Jan 19, 2014 Devyani Khobragade: A Life In Privilege, Corruption And Feudalism: "Devyani Khobragade is a poster child foreverything that is wrong with India’s quotabased reservation system, a feudal and corruptbureaucracy and a society that is atlarge still mired in a feudal outlook. I ambeyond myself for any iota of sympathy forDevyani or the purported outrage to hermodesty. Devyani met her match in PreetBharara. If Bharara did not exist, Devyani,in Bollywood film style, would havestamped into the ground the maid and herfamily. This is not empty conjecture. It iswhat Devyani set out to do."
Jan 19, 2014 AAP reacts to Jaitley's 'racism' remarks, says BJP supporting drugs, prostitution: ""I am surprised at his (Jaitley's) restlessness...in the city where incidents like Damini and Gudiya (gang-rape cases) occurred, where Rs 2000 was offered to Gudiya's parents to shut the matter...in the city where police enter jhuggis and behave in an indecent manner with women and take bribes,""
Jan 18, 2014 'Dawood man visited Balaji temple, got VIP darshan': "On the eve of Vaikunta Ekadasi, with almost one lakh pilgrims thronging the temple town to have glimpse of Lord Balaji, the resident deity, Ajay Navandar, a resident of Mumbai, alleged to be a Chhota Shakeel aide, was accorded special treatment and VIP darshan, twice."
Jan 16, 2014 RK Singh targeting Shinde as he's a Dalit: SC/ST panel Vice Chairman: "Scheduled Caste Commission Vice Chairman Dr Raj Kumar Virka has said that action must be taken against Former Home Secretary RK Singh for making allegations against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. Virka has accused RK Singh of targeting Shinde for being a Dalit and violating the Official Secrets Act. "
Jan 16, 2014 Everyone is guilty of India's graft: "Thus who is the "us" and "them" in the fight against corruption? Can the "them" be corrupt if the "us" is clean? Can "us" be clean if "them" is corrupt?"
Jan 15, 2014 Gangraped in the heart of New Delhi: "A fifty one year old Danish woman was allegedly gangraped in the heart of the capital on Tuesday night (January 14). While the investigation is on, the woman has left the country and even refused to undergo a medical examination. The latest incident comes under the rule of the aam AAP in Delhi which earlier stressed that women's security was a priority. The National Commission for Women (NCW) has questioned the State Government regarding the same."
Jan 15, 2014 Corruption in Haryana worse than Delhi: Yogendra Yadav: ""The Haryana government is facing corruption allegation in land deals, change of land use (CLU) and recruitments," Yadav said. "If corruption was an issue in Delhi, then it is hundred times a bigger issue in Haryana.""
Jan 15, 2014 Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar set to axe 576 govt staffers on corruption charges: "DGP Abhyananad said 55 police officers faced corruption charges last year and 42 of them had already been dismissed. He said the agents and touts would also face action and their properties attached under the Money Laundering Act."
Jan 15, 2014 'यहां हमारे बदन को छूने की कोशिश करते हैं' : "ता सो ली कहती हैं, "भारत के पुरुषों को लगता है कि महिलाओं उनसे कमतर हैं. इसलिए ही भारत विदेशी महिलाों के लिए ख़तरनाक जगह है. यहाँ समूह में घूमते हुए पुरुष घूरकर देखते हैं और हमारे बदन को छूने की कोशिश करते हैं.""
Jan 15, 2014 Delhi gang rape: Danish woman reports city centre attack: "she was robbed and raped at knife point."
Jan 15, 2014 Danish woman gang-raped in Indian capital Delhi: "The 51-year-old tourist was attacked by a group of men in the Paharganj area on Tuesday evening. Police say she was robbed and raped at knife point."
Jan 14, 2014 UP Police lathicharge women protesters in Firozabad: "There has been another instance of police brutality in Firozabad in Uttar Pradesh. Police officers beat up women protesters on Monday."
Jan 13, 2014 Thrashed for crossing Haryana CM's path?: "A rickshaw puller was allegedly thrashed by a policeman when he inadvertently entered a road crossing ibn Gurgaon that had been cordoned off for Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda's motorcade."
Jan 13, 2014 मुंबई में नाबालिग़ का बर्बर उत्पीड़न, एक गिरफ़्तार: ""अंसारी दंपति लड़की पर बर्बर अत्याचार करते थे. वो लड़की की जमकर पिटाई करते थे और जब पिटाई के चलते लड़की पेशाब कर देती थी तो उसके गुप्तांग में मिर्ची डालते थे और बाद में वही मिर्ची खाने के लिए उसे मजबूर करते थे.""
Jan 13, 2014 Shinde shielded Dawood man, disallowed his interrogation: Ex-Home Secy: "Former union home secretary-turned-BJP leader RK Singh on Monday accused Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde of 'lying' and shielding a businessman close to India's most wanted Dawood Ibrahim."
Jan 13, 2014 Sexual harassment: Law intern moves SC against ex-judge: "http://ibnlive.in.com/videos/445024/sexual-harassment-law-intern-moves-sc-against-exjudge.html"
Jan 13, 2014 Mumbai: Man arrested for employing, torturing 11-year-old girl: "A 38-year-old man has been arrested for employing and allegedly torturing an 11-year-old girl. The wife of the accused is still absconding."
Jan 12, 2014 ACB registers 23 corruption cases in 2013: " The ACB is also conducting an inquiry against Chandrakant 'Babu' Kavlekar, current MLA of Qupem constituency, for "amassing wealth through corrupt means from an unknown source by investing 5.54 crore". ACB has also filed two charge-sheets against lady police sub-inspector Sandhya Gupta, police constable Rajesh allies Raju Warang and civil supplies inspector Jercy Pinto."
Jan 12, 2014 Former SC judge Swatanter Kumar named in sexual harassment case: "Yet another former Supreme Court judge has been named in a sexual harassment case. After justice AK Ganguly's case got highlighted in the media, another law intern alleged that she was sexually harassed by former Supreme Court judge Swatanter Kumar."
Jan 8, 2014 Have UP's Yadavs become modern day Neros?: "The Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh has come under stinging attack for organising its annual event, the extravagant 'Saifai Mahotsav' at a time when the future of Muzaffarnagar riot victims remains uncertain, with several of them forced to leave the relief camps."
Jan 8, 2014 Gaya Deputy Mayor in sex scandal: "Deputy Mayor of Gaya Municipal Corporation Mohan Srivastava has been arrested with two girls on charges of trafficking, kidnapping and gangrape Police have said that both the girls are minors and their medical examination is being conducted."
Jan 8, 2014 Ramesh slams 'VIP security', says not needed even for PM, Pres: "The furious Rural Development Minister said he would write to Defence Minister A K Antony, who doesn't keep a security ring around him"
Jan 7, 2014 Honour Killing: Stepfather kills daughter’s lover in Kashmir, throws body to dogs: "In a spine-chilling incident, a man killed his step-daughter’s lover and fed his body to the dogs in Kashmir’s Sopore district."
Jan 7, 2014 Durga 2.0: IPS officer transferred for booking corrupt: "arrested four officials of the Port Blair Municipal Council for the purchase of electrical items at exorbitant rates. She later arrested four more, including a traffic police sub-inspector, for taking bribes."
Jan 7, 2014 Mumbai: Devyani Khobragade's father holds march outside US Consulate: "The father of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade has led a march outside the American Consulate in Mumbai to protest against the treatment meted out by US the authorities to her."
Jan 7, 2014 LeT trying to infiltrate communally sensitive parts of UP: Sources: "The special cell of Delhi police during its investigations in the riot-hit Muzaffarnagar has found that the terror outfit Lashkar-e-toiba tried contacting riot-hit youngsters from western UP. According to sources, the terror outfit is trying to infiltrate the communally sensitive areas."
Jan 7, 2014 Sarpanch held for accepting 5k bribe: "Mohitkar purposely delayed the procedure for a few months. Later, Mohitkar called Shendre and demanded 5,000 bribe to get his work done fast."
Jan 6, 2014 SP govt's appeasement politics?: "Samajwadi Party Leaders mull dropping case against those leaders who are accused of inciting violence in riots that took place in Muzaffarnagar. The Akhilesh Yadav government has sought advice from the Muzaffarnagar administration regarding withdrawal of cases against leaders who were booked for instigating communal riots in the district last September."
Jan 5, 2014 CBI probing alleged corruption in Railways' VIP quota tickets: "On an average day, as many as 35,000 tickets in various classes of all trains that originate from Delhi or cross the city are reserved under the emergency quota which is also known as VIP or Headquarters quota."
Jan 5, 2014 Akhilesh's men shield rapists?: "Gangraped and threatened and now forced to fight for justice-- that is the story of a 22 year old from Ferozabad, who has been waiting for the last two months to see her rapists behind bars. Even as her fight continues, the victims alleges that a top SP leader is shielding the accused."
Jan 5, 2014 4 rape cases reported in 24 hours: "Despite stringent laws against crimes against women shocking cases of rape continue to emerge. A woman was found murdered after she was allegedly gangraped in Malda, West bengal. And, two shocking stories of rape have been reported from Uttar Pradesh,while an eight year old shcool girl was sexually assaulted in Bangalore. And, not a single arrest has been made in any case yet."
Jan 4, 2014 CNN: Gang-raped girl burned alive: "The father of a 16-year-old rape victim who died in India wants justice for his daughter. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports."
Jan 4, 2014 UP riots: No action against leaders?: "Uttar Pradesh Government is not mulling to withdraw cases against Muslim leaders involved in the violence in Muzaffarnagar and instead of acting against those who incited violence, is the Samajwadi Party Government using different yardstick for Muslim leaders."
Jan 2, 2014 3 cops assaulting doctor caught on tape: "Around 4000 doctors across Maharashtra have called for an indefinite strike starting today (Jan 2) in protest against the assault on a resident doctor in Solapur's Civil Hospital by three policemen. The shocking assualt has been caught on camera."
Jan 2, 2014 Who is Kolkata police shielding?: "A murder case has been filed by the police against the two main accused in the gangrape of the 16-year-old girl, who died due to burn injuries, even as doctors treating the teenager said she was pregnant at the time of her death. The death of the girl has sparked outrage in the metropolis with the family of the victim alleging that they have been threatened to leave the state by the city police."