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Jul 15, 2014 Top 15 worst political scandals of independent India: "scams and political scandals have been part and parcel of Indian political discourse since independence."
Jul 14, 2014 Rein in bribe-seeking cops or withdraw new deadline: Bars: "“Of late, bar owners in Gandhinagar, Upparpet and Chickpet areas are being harassed by the police. We have not been able to do business till 1 am as policemen force us to close down much before the extended deadline,”"
Jul 13, 2014 CBI to probe NDA meeting for VVIP chopper; may examine own special Director: "The sources did not rule out the possibility of recoding statement of CBI's own Special Director Anil Kumar Sinha, a 1979 batch IPS officer of Bihar cadre, as he was the then Inspector General in the elite Special Protection Group, a force which guards the Prime Minister of the country."
Jul 13, 2014 Election Commission sends showcause notice to Ashok Chavan in ‘paid news’ case: "showcause notice asking why he should not be disqualified."
Jul 6, 2014 Every party does it: Kumaraswamy: "Despite being caught on tape asking for bribes, former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy remains defiant -- says he has done no wrong and has no reason to quit"
Jul 5, 2014 Big ED In The Chair : "Reliance’s takeover of media group TV18 raises serious concerns of credibility, press freedom"
Jul 5, 2014 Big ED In The Chair : "Reliance’s takeover of media group TV18 raises serious concerns of credibility, press freedom"
Jul 5, 2014 Ex-Karnataka CM caught on tape demanding 40cr from MLC aspirant: "The supporters of Patil are heard saying, “Please make it Rs. 10 crore. You and your party will get the support of our swamiji (seer not named).” Kumaraswamy reacts angrily, “It is not like you want to improve the lot of the people of Bijapur by becoming an MLC. You have done nothing to build the party in Bijapur. No swamiji has ever helped the JD(S)win. Talk business.” He says, “Each MLA is asking for Rs. 1 crore (The party has 40 MLAs). What can they do? They have also borrowed money to win the elections."
Jul 4, 2014 Delhi: 2 Sub-Inspectors, 1 Constable Booked for Corruption: "Two Delhi Police Sub-Inspectors and a Head Constable have been booked in a corruption case after a vigilance inquiry suggested that they had illegally detained a jeweller and extorted Rs five lakh from him"
Jul 4, 2014 12 arrested for running tax evasion racket: "the truck drivers managed to evade the tax by contacting some individuals who work as agent for sales tax officials posted at the check-post."
Jul 4, 2014 Sunanda Pushkar death: Subramanian Swamy drags in Robert Vadra: "He claimed that the murder of former Union Minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife could be linked with money laundering in the Indian Premier League as Sunanda wanted to expose IPL deals. He alleged that money used for bidding in Kochi IPL was Robert Vadra's money."
Jul 4, 2014 Goa Governor Wanchoo resigns: "Goa Governor Bharat Vir Wanchoo who was quizzed by a team of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at Raj Bhavan as witness in AgustaWestland Chopper deal scam has forwarded his resignation to the President of India"
Jul 4, 2014 Chopper scam: ED slaps money-laundering case against ex-IAF chief: "Stepping up the heat in the Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday registered a money-laundering case against former IAF chief SP Tyagi and others to probe proceeds of crime in the alleged kickbacks paid to procure the flying machines."
Jul 2, 2014 Debate: Gandhi summons, Congress notice - 2: "First it was the summons and now it's the Income Tax heat. Troubles mounting for the Congress over the loan it gave to revive its erstwhile mouthpiece, 'The National Herald'."
Jul 2, 2014 Debate: Gandhi summons, Congress notice - 1: "First it was the summons and now it's the Income Tax heat. Troubles mounting for the Congress over the loan it gave to revive its erstwhile mouthpiece, 'The National Herald'. The Income Tax notice coming days after Subramanium Swamy's letter to the Union Finance Minister on the day court issued summons for the Gandhis to appear before it. Subramanium Swamy, Leader, BJP, said, "My sources are also telling me that the Income Tax Department is going to seek an explanation and they should loose there credential as a party. It's completely illegal they can't do it. A political outfit cannot have shares in a corporate structure.""
Jul 2, 2014 Activist mowed for taking on sand mafia: "Activist opposed to illegal sand mining was crushed to death in Akhilesh Yadav's Uttar Pradesh. Family members allege that the police are hand in glove with the sand mafia and thus failed to act."
Jun 29, 2014 CBI busts railway recruitment scam in Bangalore: "The Central Bureau of Investigation busted a bustling railway recruitment scam in Bangalore on Sunday."
Jun 28, 2014 Karnataka Lokayukta hires six copiers to scan files: "Rs 600-crore scam in the public works department (PWD) division of Ramanagaram. We had to photocopy files confiscated in this scam. Nearly 23 lakh photocopies of A4 size are being taken in this case alone"
Jun 28, 2014 Open secret: Doctors take cuts for referrals: "The complaint before MMC stated that the hospital had been sending out forms to various doctors to enrol in a forum promising a reward of Rs 1 lakh for 40 admissions per annum, Rs 1.5 lakh for 50 admissions and Rs 2.5 lakh for 75 admissions."
Jun 27, 2014 Road to corruption: Centre loses Rs 1.25 crore: "Thriving builder-government official nexus has inflicted a loss of over Rs 1.25 crore to the Central government in Dewas district of Madhya Pradesh."
Jun 27, 2014 India's Corruption Culture: A Dangerous Game For Businesses: "But any company operating in India – domestic or foreign – is vulnerable to these often socially-acceptable practices and they have real power to facilitate or conceal serious malpractice."
Jun 27, 2014 VVIP chopper deal: CBI questions Narayanan: "The CBI on Friday questioned West Bengal Governor M.K. Narayanan as a “witness” in connection with its probe into allegations of bribery in the Rs. 3600-crore VVIP chopper deal with Anglo-Italian firm AgustaWestland."
Jun 26, 2014 Now a massive port scam in the offing: "the total financial losses suffered by the Government over the past 40 years on account of the alleged illegal shore-handling of cargo could be more than Rs 8 lakh crores."
Jun 26, 2014 Sonia, Rahul summoned for misappropriating National Herald's funds: "Sonia and Rahul Gandhi, who are directors in the new company, own 76 per cent stake in it. The remaining shares are owned by Congress leaders Motilal Vora and Oscar Fernandez, who have also been summoned."
Jun 26, 2014 Saradha scam: Sudipta Sen and two others sent to judicial custody: "various companies, including Saradha, allegedly duped investors of around Rs 10,000 crore, while taking note of allegations of scamsters being ‘patronised’ by people in ‘high positions’."
Jun 26, 2014 Birla group largest donor to BJP's poll fund: "The Birla group did not make any contribution to Congress in the last financial year after being its top donor with a donation of Rs 36.4 crore between 2004-2005 and 2011-2012."
Jun 26, 2014 National Herald case: Delhi court summons Sonia, Rahul as accused: "Subramanian Swamy has alleged that the Congress gave an unsecured loan to Sonia-owned Young Indian Ltd to acquire National Herald's holding company Associated Journals"
Jun 25, 2014 Naidu and Jagan Cross Swords Over Corruption: "Yanamala Ramakrishnudu said Jagan speaking on corruption is like devil reciting Vedas. “No one among us has spent 16 months in jail on corruption charges. No one among us is facing charges of amassing `1 lakh crore; no one got `1,100 crore assets attached by ED; and no one has been charge sheeted by CBI in cases related to `43,000 crore,”"
Jun 24, 2014 Indian story of kickbacks in British Medical Journal: "Corruption in Indian health care has hit the headlines of the prestigious British Medical Journal, which has termed it cancerous and said it is "ruining doctor-patient relationship"."
Jun 22, 2014 ICC ready to anoint 'tainted' India boss: "SUSPENDED Indian cricket chief Narayanaswami Srinivasan is expected to be anointed as the new International Cricket Council chairman at this week's annual conference in Melbourne, which is set to address growing concerns about corruption in the sport."
Jun 21, 2014 CBI raids expose Haldia Port scam, TMC men in dock: "Ripley & Company and its sister concerns owned by Trinamool Rajya Sabha member Srinjoy Bose and his father Swapan Sadhan (Tutu) Bose, a former MP, have duped the Government of an estimated Rs24,500 crore over the past 35 years."
Jun 20, 2014 Debate on CNN-IBN About Robert Vadra - Subramanian Swamy
Jun 20, 2014 Anti-corruption bureau lodges FIR against Karjat tehsildar: "Bangar was arrested by ACB last October for taking a bribe of Rs 5 lakh from a quarry owner in Karjat in order to legitimize certain mining operations in the area."
Jun 20, 2014 DTC fails to stem theft of GPS devices from its buses: "Around half of the 3,700 GPS devices fitted in various Delhi Transport Corporation buses in the national capital ahead of the Commonwealth Games 2010 have gone missing."
Jun 16, 2014 CBI granted seven days custody of six accused in Saradha scam: "The CBI was on Monday granted seven days custody of the main accused in the Saradha chitfund scam, Sudipta Sen, suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh and four others"
Jun 14, 2014 Mass corruption in land conversion: "the commission has said that the 90B was introduced as onetime programme to regularise illegal colonies; however, later it became a way of income for Jaipur Development Authority (JDA) and other local urban bodies."
Jun 12, 2014 Debate: #AlarmingIBReport - 1: "In a section related to protests against coal mines and coal-fired power projects, the report alleged Greenpeace expanded its activities to oppose coal-fired power plants and coal mining and received Rs 45 crore from abroad in the last seven years. "It is using foreign funds to create protest movements under 'Coal Network' umbrella at prominent coal block and coal-fired power plant locations in India," the report said."
Jun 6, 2014 Two PWD officials suspended over corruption charges: "Anti-Corruption Bureau had detected disproportionate assets worth around Rs 6 crore and seized Rs 50 lakh in cash from different premises of Prasad during a raid"
Jun 6, 2014 CBI nabs WCL officer while taking bribe: "Tiwari had sought the bribe from contractor Bhauroa Gothe to clear his pending bill."
Jun 6, 2014 Harsh Vardhan says MCI has been a source of corruption, needs clean-up: "Union Health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan Friday said the Medical Council of India (MCI) has been a “big source of corruption” so much so that it has weakened the very edifice of medical education in the country."
Jun 5, 2014 CBI presses ahead with Airbus probe: "A year after registering a case for alleged irregularities in the Rs. 8,399-crore deal struck by the erstwhile Indian Airlines with Airbus Industrie for supply of 43 passenger planes, the CBI has decided to send a team to the U.K. to record the statement of a top executive of the European consortium."
Jun 4, 2014 RCMP charge three foreign nationals in Air India bribery case: "businessman Nazir Karigar, an agent working for the security company Cryptometrics. Evidence presented at trial revealed an agreement to pay millions of dollars in bribes to Indian officials in order to secure a contract with Air India for a biometric security system valued at $100 million U.S."
Jun 4, 2014 Saradha scam: CBI registers record 46 cases in a single day: "to probe the multi-crore rupee Saradha chit fund scam in which sitting Trinamool Congress’ Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh has been named as an accused."
Jun 3, 2014 Debate: End #FreebieBonanza - 2: "A cash strapped Air India distributes free unlimited air tickets to former and present MDs & CMDs along with their families. Air India's junket raj crosses all limits of nepotism."
Jun 3, 2014 Debate: End #FreebieBonanza - 1: "Officially this money is defined as award while unofficially it is known simply as 'bakhshish'. These employees draw Govt salaries & enjoy official & unofficial perks. Kharge gave Rs 15,000 to each of his 115 member staff while Reddy sanctioned Rs 20,000 each to two of his seniormost officers. Reddy sanctioned Rs 15,000 each to nine people & Rs 12,000 to 102 people and Chowdhury gave away Rs 15,000 each to 100 people."
May 31, 2014 politics: vadra deals A Breather Before A Hole?: "The BJP kicked up a storm over Robert Vadra’s land deals. It seems now they are just letting him be."
May 31, 2014 Exclusive: Did Stalin know of the KTV money trail in 2G scam?: "DMK patriarch MK Karunanidhi’s daughter Kanimozhi and her mother Dayalu Ammal have 80 percent of the shares while family confidante Sharad Kumar has the remaining 20 percent stake in KTV."
May 31, 2014 Meira Kumar sacks Lok Sabha TV CEO on her last day in office: "CEO Rajiv Mishra said she was not happy with the telecast of her trailing during the counting of votes polled in Sasaram Lok Sabha constituency."
May 30, 2014 Ex-MCD councilor gets five-year jail in corruption case: "Tokas was a MCD councilor in 2003 and he had conspired with Jain to demand illegal gratification of Rs one lakh from Lalit, a shopkeeper, for influencing municipal corporation officials for not getting his alleged illegally constructed shop demolished."
May 30, 2014 End Air India's junket raj: "The freebie culture doesn't get more blatant than this. A cash strapped Air India distributes free unlimited air tickets to former and present MDs & CMDs along with their families. Air India's junket raj crosses all limits of nepotism. Will the Narendra Modi government now walk the talk and end this freebie bonanza."
May 30, 2014 Former railway minister justifies dole out: "After he and his ministers reportedly doled out amount worth half a crore to their personal staff for doing their job well, former Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge speaking to TIMES NOW has justified the dole out of cash rewards for their employees"
May 30, 2014 Former railway minister doled out freebies: "At a time when the Indian railways is dealing with a massive financial mess, ministers from the previous regime reportedly doled out amount worth half a crore to their personal staff for doing their job well."
May 29, 2014 Kota SP arrested for taking bribe: "The couple who run a restaurant in Kota were allegedly known as people to approach if someone wanted to bribe the SP. The couple was also arrested after they were caught on video taking a bribe of Rs 50,000."
May 29, 2014 AI splurges on free tickets to employees: Govt to review scheme: "the national carrier is estimating an overall annual operating loss of Rs 2,123 crore in 2013-14, down from Rs 5,200 crore reported in 2012-13 and Rs 7,560 crore posted the year before. The airline is also faced with a cumulative debt burden of Rs 35,000 crore."
May 28, 2014 ED traces Rs 500 cr, some ‘laundered to political parties’: "the money was laundered through various channels, prominent among which were foreign investments, ‘landed property’ deals and media investments. In some cases, officials note, the money was even laundered to several political parties."
May 25, 2014 Agusta probe: Big breakthrough: "In a major breakthrough in AgustaWestland case, India can encash its bank guarantee after Italian court allowed India to recover money deposited in Italian banks. Defence Ministry has today taken steps to get back the money."
May 25, 2014 ED's 2G case: Raja, Kani, Dayalu Ammal to appear in court: "Former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and party supremo M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal along with 16 other accused are likely to appear tomorrow before a special court in the 2G scam-related money laundering case lodged by the Enforcement Directorate."
May 25, 2014 CBI writes to CBDT Chairman in connection with suspected tax evasion by meat exporter Moin Qureshi: "The Central Bureau of Investigation has written to the CBTD Chairman in connection with the suspected tax evasion by meat exporter Moin Qureshi."
May 23, 2014 Ottawa businessman gets prison sentence for Air India bid-rigging case: "CryptoMetrics transferred $450,000 US into Karigar’s account with which Karigar organized a $200,000 US bribe for the co-chair of the selection committee for the Air India security project and a $250,000 US bribe for then-minister of civil aviation Praful Patel."
May 23, 2014 Panaji sub-registrar suspended for corruption: "Chandrakant Pissurlekar, sub-registrar of Panaji, was placed under suspension on charges of corruption by the vigilance department"
May 20, 2014 Joint director of industries department raided by MP Lokayukta: "he owned several acres of land around Jabalpur and Sagar districts, besides a coca-cola filling unit at Jabalpur, two flats, three farm houses and shops in both districts."
May 15, 2014 Sahara: Amid allegations of ‘pressure’, SC judge Jagdish Singh Khehar opts out: "the Supreme Court bench of Justice K S Radhakrishnan and Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar pronounced its 207-page judgment turning down the bail plea of Sahara group chief Subrata Roy and its two directors, who are in jail since March 4 for failing to refund investors’ money."
May 15, 2014 No fear, some favour: I-T probes ‘friendly’ text messages between meat exporter Qureshi and ex-CBI chief A P Singh: "Finance ministry officials alleged that they have found Qureshi had evaded taxes to the tune of Rs 157 crore."
May 11, 2014 Pressure in Sahara case huge, says SC judge: "Supreme Court judge Justice K S Radhakrishnan, who heard the Sahara case, has said the “pressure, tension and strain” for the two-member bench was “unimaginable” in dealing with the “complicated” matter."
May 9, 2014 Supreme Court asks CBI to probe Saradha & other chit funds, tells state police to cooperate: "The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation to probe the Saradha scam in West Bengal as well as 44 similar unlicensed outfits in Odisha that went bust after raising thousands of crores of rupees from gullible investors."
May 7, 2014 Pending: 15 graft cases in high offices for which CBI wants sanction: "the request to probe the role of six senior officials in the Civil Aviation Ministry for their alleged role in irregularities in the Rs 8,000 crore Airbus deal for supply of 43 aircraft to erstwhile Indian Airlines in 2005, is still pending."
May 7, 2014 India's Modi pledges defence procurement overhaul
May 6, 2014 Subrata Roy to stay in jail, SC rejects his writ petition: "In a setback for Sahara chief Subrata Roy, the Supreme Court has rejected his writ petition challenging his detention. Roy will therefore, continue to stay in jail."
May 5, 2014 Rs 4.9 lakh recovered from cop: "complainant alleged that he was arrested in gambling case and Mane demanded Rs 2 lakh from him to not arrest. After much bargaining, Mane was brought down the amount to Rs 1.50 lakh on Thursday. "
May 4, 2014 Four-fold hike in airport road toll charge: "Under the new rate system, car, jeep and van drivers will have to shell out Rs 75 one way, a big jump from the existing Rs 20."
May 2, 2014 Debate: Hawala charge vs Damaad video: "The Congress CD came a day after BJP released a video CD targeting Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Sonia Gandhi and husband of Priyanka Gandhi, over his alleged land deals."
May 2, 2014 Chidambaram has always played fraud in Budget: Yashwant Sinha: ""I...add that he had played fraud in the interim Budget and that the next government should come out with a white paper to expose his lies,""
May 2, 2014 Since 2011, tax returns have not been filed by Robert Vadra: BJP: "Robert Vadra had not filed tax returns since 2011 for more than two dozen companies he owns and demanded UPA government to answer why it was so lenient towards him."
May 1, 2014 Coalgate: Two years on, not a single arrest yet: "Two years after the CBI launched investigations into Coal block allocation scam, one of the most politically sensitive cases, the probe is fast losing steam. The agency which was quick to file 18 FIRs in just two years is increasingly finding it difficult to sustain their allegations. Sources say there is very little prosecutable evidence against companies and bureaucrats. After examining over 200 firms, till date not a single arrest has been made in the Coalgate."
May 1, 2014 DD edited out Narendra Modi's reference to Ahmed Patel as 'good friend': "Modi's suggestion that he has been on good terms with Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's political secretary and the two have even dined at one another's homes is among the bits that DD chose not to telecast, sparking a controversy over the interview being "censored"."
Apr 30, 2014 UPA rule led to scams from 2G to jijaji: Rajnath: "UPA rule would be known for various scams from 2G, CWG to 'Jijaji'."
Apr 30, 2014 Sahara chief pleads with SC for quick order: It’s very hot, not feeling well in jail: "”The temperature has soared and the gentleman is not well,” senior advocate Rajiv Dhawan, appearing for Sahara group, told a bench of justices K S Radhakrishnan and J S Khehar."
Apr 28, 2014 Corruption creeps into every nook and cranny of India: "A citizen goes to a government office (still run the way the British colonials had organized it). His file — papers stacked on a matted pad and tied with a string — must pass several layers of bureaucracy. Palms must be greased every step of the way, including the peon who physically carries the file desk to desk."
Apr 28, 2014 Mamata Banerjee govt saving those involved in Saradha scam: Rahul Gandhi
Apr 28, 2014 Debate: Whose land is it anyway? - 2: "Fresh land controversy hits UPA Government. Questions have been raised over clearance of land use of more than 500 hectares in Aravali region. Sources say Urban development Min Kamal Nath and Haryana CM Bhupinder Hooda signed the controversial order."
Apr 28, 2014 US asks for provisional arrest of Andhra Pradesh MP indicted for corruption: report: "KVP Ramachandra Rao of the Congress was among six people indicted earlier this month over plans to allegedly bribe Indian government officials with nearly 10 million dollars for mining rights in Andhra Pradesh."
Apr 28, 2014 Spurious Robert Vadra development model: "As a business, the Vadra-deal is not above suspicion. It is not even a desirable way of land transactions. It deprives land-owners of the legitimate value of their land just because they are not smart enough"
Apr 28, 2014 Priyanka vs BJP: Is Robert Vadra in the line of fire?: "A highly combative Priyanka Gandhi on Sunday reacted strongly to the allegations levelled by the BJP against her husband Robert Vadra challenging the opposition to continue its attacks and said that she is ready to face all accusations."
Apr 28, 2014 Files on Vadra in Rajasthan being examined, can't rush the case: BJP: "the BJP had released a video on alleged land deals of Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra in Rajasthan and Haryana, terming it as the 'Robert Vadra model of development'. When asked why no action has been taken against Vadra in Rajasthan despite a BJP government, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy said the legal procedure is being followed."
Apr 27, 2014 Crime branch official booked for taking bribe: "Assistant police inspector Kailash Sangle of the Crime branch (CB) control was caught by the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) while accepting a bribe of Rs one lakh from a transporter on late Saturday afternoon."
Apr 27, 2014 Various Scams During YSR Regime And Who Are All The Partners: "The regime proved to be full of scams and the list of scams is increasing day by day"
Apr 27, 2014 BJP shows video targeting Robert Vadra's 'corrupt' land deals: "In its most direct attack ever, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday released a video targeting Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra accusing him of being involved in fraudulent land deals in Congress-ruled states."
Apr 27, 2014 Explain Vadra’s quick-rise model: BJP: "asked Congress president Sonia Gandhi to explain how her son-in-law, Robert Vadra, managed to amass Rs. 300 crore with an investment of just Rs. 1 lakh, even during the economic slowdown."
Apr 27, 2014 BJP’s sharpest attack on Gandhis: ‘Damad Shree’ video, booklet targeting Robert Vadra over land deals: "The Robert Vadra scam is a textbook case of corruption. It is not against any family. It is how rules and laws were bent to favour one man."
Apr 27, 2014 BJP releases video targeting Vadra as Priyanka mocks Modi: "The video named Damad Shree accused the Haryana and Rajasthan governments of colluding with Robert Vadra to help him acquire lands fraudulently."
Apr 26, 2014 2G Scam: ED files chargesheet against A Raja, Kanimozhi, Dayalu Ammal: "The Enforcement Directorate has filed a chargesheet against former telecom minister A Raja and DMK chief Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi in the 2G scam case. The chargesheet has been filed under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act."
Apr 25, 2014 Will the Vadra factor haunt Gandhi family in this election campaign?: "Congress President Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka has for the first time responded to allegations against her husband Robert Vadra, saying she will fight the insults."
Apr 25, 2014 Uma Bharti admits she had misjudged Modi, calls Robert Vadra a 'thief': "The vitriolics continue this election season. Bharatiya Janata Party leader Uma Bharti has once again hit out at the Gandhis calling Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra a thief who will be punished irrespective of his ties with the Gandhis."
Apr 25, 2014 2G scam: A Raja, Kanimozhi, Karunanidhi's wife named in ED's chargesheet: "ED in its chargesheet also named DMK supremo M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal, Swan Telecom Pvt Ltd (STPL) promoters Shahid Usman Balwa and Vinod Goenka as accused in the case in which it alleged that Rs 200 crore was paid by STPL promoters to DMK-run Kalaignar TV."
Apr 22, 2014 Mamata government saving those involved in Saradha scam: Rahul: "Hitting hard on the Mamata Banerjee government on the multi-crore Saradha ponzi scam, Rahul Gandhi today accused it of not taking action against those involved and instead trying to save them."
Apr 19, 2014 'RSVP model' helps in multiplying earnings: Modi: "In a retort to Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi's criticism of Gujarat model of development, BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today described UPA's governance as "RSVP model" in which a person was able to multiply his earnings from Rs one lakh to Rs 400 crore in five years."
Apr 19, 2014 Arun Jaitley quotes Wall Street Journal to take on Robert Vadra: ""Congratulations to Mr Robert Vadra. He has made it to the Wall Street Journal. The Vadra business model requires the research paper to be prepared by a key business analyst ... Start a business without any investment. Investment will flow as loans and advances which is a synonym for political equity. Use these loans to buy property at fraction of the market cost." "
Apr 14, 2014 Parakh demands CBI probe into PM's role in coal scam: "The Prime Minister has been targeted once again. After Manmohan Singh's former media advisor said that he had little say in governance, with all the major decisions being taken by Sonia Gandhi, a former coal secretary has accused him of cowering under political pressure even during the infamous coal blocks allocations."
Apr 6, 2014 Gird The Steel Girders: "The Naveen Jindal steel empire saw a meteoric rise during UPA’s time. It’s not all been hunky-dory.", "Phenomenal Growth: His companies have seen a peer-beating rise during the UPA regime; 16 times growth in revenues, 26 times hike in profits. Political connections: Jindal is accused of misusing his political access and clout across parties to stay on top in highly regulated industries. Surprisingly, this isn’t political fodder on election eve. Green Clearances: In many projects, including in Raigarh and Orissa, work commenced without obtaining mandatory environment clearances."
Apr 5, 2014 Congress promises CBI probe into Odisha mining, chitfund scam: "Says Rs 60,000 crore would be recovered from those who looted minerals by auctioning their property"