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May 2, 2016 #UPAChopperFiles: Agusta panic 72 hours before NDA win: "TIMES NOW has accessed the crucial defence ministry document which reveals how the Agusta file was cleared within 72 hours before the 2014 General Elections result. Congress was scared of its imminent loss in the elections, and swung into action, and worked in breakneck speed."
May 2, 2016 #UPAChopperFiles: SP Tyagi to be questioned again tomorrow: "After his questioning by the CBI over chopper scam, former Air Force Chief SP Tyagi left the CBI headquarters. Sources say the agency has nailed his role in the Agusta deal and he will be called in for questioning again."
May 2, 2016 Plan to kill RTI?: "The creators of RTI who often like to wear it as a badge of honour are divided on whether it should've been brought in. Every story from Ishrat to Kargil For Profit to Coalgate and CWG, RTI role in unravelling the plot, and it exposed a political hand in corruption and wrongdoing. Now, there's a silent attempt to either kill or dilute the RTI. Senior Rajya Sabha MPs argue against RTI. Do the netas have something to hide?"
May 2, 2016 Did ED, CBI betray nation on Agusta?: "A note hints at ED and CBI collusion on Agusta probe. The note shows former defence minister AK Antony panicked 2 days before Modi Government won elections in 2014. To a detailed account of Tyagi's account, to an exclusive account of the Comptroller and Auditor General, to a sensational claim by BJP MP Kirit Somaiya who's drawn Rahul Gandhi's aide to middlemen Haschke being on EMAAR MGF board, here's the detailed UPA chopper scam files report."
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 Will Congress still shield Ashok Chavan?: "A day after the Bombay High Court ordered the demolition of the scam tainted Adarsh Society building in South Mumbai, demanding action against bureaucrats, ministers and politicians involved in the scam. The Congress says they will approach the apex court and appeal against the High Court's decision."
Apr 30, 2016 AgustaWestland kickbacks agreement: "Page number 187 of the Italian Court order reveals details of the AgustaWestland kickbacks agreement. TIMES NOW is getting you details of a note written by Christian Michel where he insists that that 5% cut to the family is maintained. He was willing to compromise his kickbacks to ensure family gets full 28 million kickback."
Apr 29, 2016 Sources: SP Tyagi to be quizzed by ED?: "The Enforcement Directorate (ED) sources tell TIMES NOW that agency has identified politicians, bureaucrats, IAF officers and other beneficiaries of the kickbacks in 'Choppergate'. The ED claims to have mapped the money trail. The ED is all set to issue summons to the then IAF Chief SP Tyagi as it prepares to question him. The European middlemen for AgustaWestland who tried to swing the deal for the firm distributed the kickbacks allegedly through Delhi based lawyer Gautam Khaitan, according to ED sources. The chargesheet filed by ED has accused Khaitan of being the funnel for payments in India arranged by middlemen Carlo Gerosa and Guido Haschke."
Apr 29, 2016 Excl: Agusta stoles classified documents: "After TIMES NOW exposed how classified information was accessed by AgustaWestland and national security was compromised as the Italian firm breached the Indian Air Force (IAF). Sources say BJP Government will raise the issue in Parliament to corner the Congress."
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 Coal scam: Naveen Jindal to be charged: ""charges to be framed against all accused under sections 120B (criminal conspiracy) read with 409 and 420 of IPC and under sections 13(1)(c), 13(1)(d) of the Prevention of Corruption Act." The court, however, said charges would be formally framed against the accused later on. Apart from Jindal and Rao, the court also ordered to put on trial ex-Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda, former Coal Secretary H C Gupta and 11 others, who were chargesheeted by CBI in the case pertaining to alleged irregularities in allocation of the Amarkonda Murgadangal coal block to Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) and Gagan Sponge Iron Private Ltd (GSIPL) in 2008."
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 29, 2016 HC orders demolition of Adarsh tower: "The Bombay High Court on Friday (April 29) ordered demolition of the 31-storey scam-tainted Adarsh apartments in the heart of Mumbai and sought criminal proceedings against politicians and bureaucrats for "misuse" of powers, holding that the tower was illegally constructed."
Apr 29, 2016 Were Tyagis plotting a second scam?: "TIMES NOW have been at the forefront of the AgustaWestland scam investigation. And now TIMES NOW is in possession of papers which show that AgustaWestland was planning a plane scam. The note reveals that AgustaWestland wanted to sell C27J to Border Security Force (BSF) and claimed they had support of Tyagi brothers on the deal. Did Tyagis lobby for BSF planes?"
Apr 29, 2016 Four files reveal: India compromised: "If you thought the full story that TIMES NOW broke in 2012 had been revealed - hold your breath. The full story is yet to be told. Last night we told you the Agusta deal was beyond a scam, it was about espionage and fraud. Tonight, TIMES NOW will tell you about a second deal the Tyagis may have been trying to push with the BSF. It's the scam that fell through. As the newsbreaks pile up, the BJP President has shot 5 questions to Sonia Gandhi who has so far - given zero specific replies."
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 28, 2016 Excl: Unseen Agusta notes revealed: "The unseen AgustaWestland papers revealed for the first time. And it is just the beginning of the full expose into the UPA chopper scam. These papers show you how it's proven without doubt that there was corruption. These papers completely expose the Tyagi brothers for the first time."
Apr 28, 2016 Agusta wanted media managed?: "TIMES NOW has accessed details of internal AgustaWestland papers that reveal a contract with middleman Cristian Michel. According to this contract, Michel's firm was paid over 6 million euros to manage the Indian media."
Apr 28, 2016 Expose: How Agusta breached IAF; Agusta a fraud deal: "TIMES NOW is the only Indian channel to access the full 44 page Ministry of Defence file over the Agusta Westland deal. It's not just a scam, it's a massive security breach. There has been a complete compromise of Indian national security. AgustaWestland broke into the Indian Air Force and stole classified documents. What's shocking is that even AgustaWestland officials haven't denied accessing these secret Indian Air Force documents. Former MoS Defence Pallam Raju who gave Agusta a clean chit backtracks after TIMES NOW exposed how then UPA government signed a fraud deal."
Apr 27, 2016 Mamata Banerjee justifying corruption?: "While addressing a rally in North 24 Parganas District, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee attacked the BJP and Congress over corruption charges, as to why only her party is questioned even when other parties have corruption charges levelled against them."
Apr 26, 2016 Shaheed Bhagat Singh 'politically profiled' in DU book?: "This factual mistake was found in a book called 'India's Struggle for Independence'. Chapter 20 of the book addresses Bhagat Singh, Chandra Shekhar Azad, Surya Sen and others as 'revolutionary terrorists'."
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 20, 2016 #IshratFile: Congress shields Gandhis: "Congress party spokesman Randeep Surjewala said today (April 20) that the Ishrat Jehan fake encounter case has no connection to either Sonia Gandhi or Rahul Gandhi in any manner, as alleged by the BJP."
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 20, 2016 The secret 2007 MHA annexure: "TIMES NOW accesses a secret annexure to a document circulated during a meeting of the home ministry in 2007. This secret annexure not just gives the names of various Pakistan-based groups as those responsible for the attack but also the names of their Pakistani and Indian handlers."
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 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 16, 2016 Yeddyurappa's #SUVForDrought irony: "Days after taking over as Karnataka BJP unit President, B S Yeddyurappa has waded into a controversy over a Rs 1.15 crore swanky SUV given to him by a former minister and loyalist to tour the state. The Toyota Land Cruiser Prado provided by sugar baron Murugesh Nirani has stirred the hornet's nest after reports that the seven-seater luxury vehicle would be used by Yeddyurappa to travel around the drought-hit parts, with questions raised about its propriety. But Yeddyurappa today sought to put a lid on the controversy, saying Nirani had given the SUV to him for party work and "after that, he will take back the car". "I am going round the state and for that there is agood vehicle for me. That is what he (Nirani) told me. That I am using. After two years when my period (as party chief) is over, he will take back the vehicle," he told reporters. He also said he would not be using the vehicle in the districts during his visit to drought-affected areas. "Don't compare it (the cost of the vehicle) with drought," Yeddyurappa said when asked whether it would be right to use a luxury vehicle to move around in areas reeling under drought."
Apr 14, 2016 Karnataka CM's son awarded Govt contract: "The Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is facing a charge of conflict of interest as his son's firm is awarded a contract for labs and diagnostic center in a Government Hospital. The opposition has questioned this contract. While the CM has said that due process was followed and this firm had the lowest bid. A company jointly owned by Siddaramaiah's younger son is set to establish a super specialty lab and diagnostic center on the campus of the Government-run Victoria Hospital, raising questions of propriety and conflict of interest. "
Apr 9, 2016 #EndVVIPRacism: Ambulance for Lalu's son removed: "In what is a TIMES NOW impact, the advanced ambulance that was stationed outside the Bihar Health Minister Tej Pratap's house for over 8 hours every day, has finally been moved. It is a provision that only the Chief Minister and the Govenor are entitled to. But, some rules seem to have been bent for Lalu's son."
Apr 8, 2016 Government ambulance parked outside Lalu's house, Tej Pratap says not for personal use: "Patna has around 10 ambulances and one of them is parked outside RJD supremo Lalu Prasad's house. Defending his party, Bihar Health Minister and Lalu's son Tej Pratap said, "This ambulance is not for my personal use. It is for public.""
Apr 6, 2016 What explains brutality?: "The Ministry of Human Resource Development has sent 2-member team to Jammu & Kashmir to assess the situation after students at NIT Srinagar were lathicharged by police."
Apr 6, 2016 Suspended IPS officer should be reinstated: Centre to HC, UP govt: "The Centre has told Allahabad High Court and Uttar Pradesh government that the continued suspension of IPS officer Amitabh Thakur is against rules and he should be reinstated. The IPS officer was suspended in July 2015 for alleged indiscipline and corruption. The order had come after he had lodged a complaint against Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for allegedly threatening him over the telephone."
Apr 4, 2016 Kolkata syndicate: Politics, mafia and money: "Four days after the Kolkata flyover collapse, and after a quick round of squabbling and name calling, politicians have gone back to the usual election time politics. TIMES NOW's sensational investigation blows the lid off Kolkata syndicate - politics, mafia and big money. TIMES NOW's deep investigation exposes the syndicate, construction mafia that has the backing of local politicians. Correspondent Prema Sridevi asks the unasked questions."
Apr 3, 2016 Accused Saritha Nair says was sexually exploited by Oommen Chandy: "A TV channel on Sunday released a letter written by solar scam accused Saritha Nair in which she says she was sexually exploited by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy at his official residence."
Mar 29, 2016 Mayor demands VVIP batti: "Netas love for Batti is unending. Now, Bengaluru Mayor justifies the need for amber batti on Mayor's car. BBMP has written to state Government seeking permission to put amber light on Mayor's car. The mayor cited traffic as the reason for the need for amber light. Here's a report from Bengaluru."
Mar 28, 2016 #SackRadadiya: India's most violent MP: "In 2012, BJP Porbandar MP Vitthal Radadiya was seen brandishing a gun at a toll booth employee in Gujarat. 4 years later, the controversial politician seems to have turned rogue once again. This time, a video circulated on social media shows him kicking an elderly man repeatedly. But, it's been over the week since the incident and there's no action against the MP yet. Will the BJP act against the Radadiya?"
Mar 27, 2016 Repeat offender Radadiya: "In 2012, he openly brandished a gun and threatened a toll booth employee. Serial offender BJP MP Vitthal Radadiya is at it again. This time, he is caught on camera kicking an old man at a religious fest."
Mar 25, 2016 Cops beat up theft accused after tying to pillar in UP: "A 24-year-old man, accused of theft, was tied to a pillar and beaten up by six policemen in the lockup in Kotwali police station in Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh, following which three of them were suspended."
Mar 23, 2016 Rape accused MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav parties: "Raid conducted at Bihar Sharif prison on Wednesday (March 23) by district administration after reports of controversial RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav hosting lunch for jail mates. The MLA is accused of raping a minor at his residence in Nawada on February 6. An FIR was lodged against him in this connection on February 9."
Mar 23, 2016 ED attaches Himachal Pradesh CM's property: "The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday (March 23) has attached Rs 8 crore assets of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in a money laundering case against him."
Mar 23, 2016 ED attaches Himachal Pradesh CM's property URL: Embed: Email Share Comment Comments to the Editor Be the first to write a comment. : "The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday (March 23) has attached Rs 8 crore assets of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in a money laundering case against him."
Mar 20, 2016 Case against Thrissur top cop Purohit?: "The Thrissur Vigilance Court issued an order to charge case against Inspector General, Suresh Raj Purohit, Thrissur Range, for letting his minor son drive his official vehicle. The court also ordered a probe against the cop who refused to file a case in the incident. Video clippings of the IPS officer's son driving the official vehicle of the officer came out in public and media had widely reported about it."
Mar 20, 2016 Congress miffed with Karnataka CM: "Sources tell TIMES NOW Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi have expressed disappointment and unhappiness over Karnataka Government's decision to curtail Lokayukta powers. The same has been conveyed to the Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah."
Mar 19, 2016 UP: SP workers carry rifles and pistols: "At the oath taking ceremony of newly elected block pramukh in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party (SP) leaders were seen carrying guns, rifles and ammunition. A block member was also thrashed at the event, this despite police presence at the event."
Mar 18, 2016 Dhoni's car controversy: "Controversy surrounds India captain MS Dhoni over a car that he owns. The RTO in Dhanbad is checking whether an error was committed by one of its staff or if indeed the Indian captain tried to evade tax."
Mar 18, 2016 Top Assam leaders raided: "Congress minister Rakibul Hussain and AIUDF chief Badrudin Ajmal were raided by the election commisioner and income tax officials."
Mar 18, 2016 'Molester' Jailor enjoys VIP treatment: "Suspended Kishanganj district jail superintendent Kripa Shankar Pandey, who was sent to 14-day judicial custody for allegedly molesting a minor girl, was caught on camera enjoying VIP treatment in the prison. The video footage shows the jailor talking on mobile phone while watching the television. The prison room, he has been lodged in, also has other facilities like bed and a refrigerator. Pandey was arrested late Wednesday night from his official residence after an FIR was lodged with the Mahila police station at Kishanganj."
Mar 11, 2016 Audit money trail: BJP MP Kirit Somaiya: "The Bharatiya Janata Party MP Kirit Somaiya on Friday (March 11) has written to Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan on #Mallyagate. He demanded money trail audit of default worth over Rs 63,500 crore."
Mar 10, 2016 Former IDBI CMD under CBI scanner: "TIMES NOW spoke to former IDBI Bank Chief Managing Director (CMD) Yogesh Aggarwal who has now been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). He is under scanner for allegedly disbursing a loan worth Rs 350 crore to liquor baron Vijay Mallya even before the loan was sanctioned by the bank."
Mar 10, 2016 Look out circular issued against Mallya in Oct 2015: "TIMES NOW has confirmation that a lookout circular was issued against wilful defualter Vijay Mallya in October 2015. And, within a monthn a big u-turn was made by the CBI. But why, if they did a u-turn? Will the CBI take the blame for allowing Mallya escape from India?"
Mar 8, 2016 #UPLawlessness: Is Akhilesh watching this?: "5 startling cases of lawlessness emerge from Uttar Pradesh reinforces the image of a breakdown of law and order in the state. It seems that the state adminstration just won't learn from its mistakes."
Mar 2, 2016 Was tortured to sign affidavit in Ishrat Jahan case, says RVS Mani
Feb 28, 2016 'Girls were dragged out of the cars': "After reports of gangrapes emerged from Murthal in the Sonipat district, Haryana, another witness speaking with TIMES NOW says girls were dragged out of their cars to the nearby field and were raped. Clothes were sprawled across the fields and cars were torched in the area. But, police continue to deny the incident and has requested people to come forward if they have any information."
Feb 26, 2016 Palghar: Mid-day meal turns poisonous: "At least 104 students of a zila parishad-run primary school in neighbouring Palghar District were admitted to hospital as they suffered health problems after consuming mid-day meal food, district officials said. Over a 50 students of the school at Kasa Budruk village complained of health problems immediately after eating the packed food this afternoon. "Nearly 280 students of the ZP school at Kasa Budruk in Palghar district were served the food under mid-day meal scheme this afternoon."
Feb 23, 2016 Swachh Bharat irony: UP Babu caught urinating in the Ganga: "This high-ranking Babu who has been caught urinating is himself a man who sloganeered for a Swachh Bharat."
Feb 23, 2016 Maha #RamdevRedCarpet questioned: "Opposition parties in Maharashtra have questioned the Maharashtra government's move to allot over 600 acres of land to Baba Ramdev's Patanajli Yogpeeth. Opposition parties NCP and Congress are demanding that the procedures followed for allotting the land to Ramdev should be revealed. Ramdev has been allotted over 600 acres at three locations in Vidarbha to set up an orange processing plant and units for ayurvedic products."
Feb 21, 2016 Union Minister's VVIP racism?: "Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan allegedly forces couple to vacate their coupe onboard Kanyakumari express."
Feb 14, 2016 #BiharJungleRaj: Demand for CBI probe into 2 killings: "NDA leaders in Bihar met state Governor over the deteriorating law and order situation in the state after the three recent killings - of 2 BJP leaders and an LJP leader. NDA demanded a CBI inquiry into the killings."
Feb 13, 2016 RJD MLA faces sexual assault charges: "A Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MLA from Nalanda region of Bihar has been accused of abduction and raping a minor girl. The minor girl alleged that she was taken to Nawada and was raped by RJD MLA Rajballabh Yadav. The state's DIG has issued orders for the MLA's arrest and an investigation into the case is underway. Meanwhile, reacting to the issue, RJD spokesperson Manoj Jha said that the party wouldn't think twice before sacking the leader if found guilty."
Feb 10, 2016 #NetagiriKillsChild: Police not serious about the case, says father: "Even after a week of 8-year-old Shamis death in Shamli, UP, only five people have been arrested. Many remain absconding.Speaking to TIMES NOW Shamis father said that the police is not taking the case very seriously. People responsible in my sons death havent yet been arrested. The culprits should be caught. We dont know when justice will be served. While Shami uncle said that if justice is not received from the state, they would approach the CBI. Last week, 8-year-old boy Shami was killed during a celebratory firing in Shamli, Uttar Pradesh by SP MLA Nahid Hasan."
Feb 10, 2016 #FlashpointAfzal at JNU: "It's become common these days to cite freedom of speech and right to dissent on anything controversial said. In the last 24 hours, anti-India slogans have been chanted and a man who attacked Indian Parliament Afzal Guru has been called a martyr. And, all of this is happening in the guise of a 'cultural event'. Dissent can't be laced with sedition. Freedom of speech can't be used as a disguise for anti-national activities. Members of ABVP today staged a protest at JNU demanding expulsion of students who went aheadwith a protest march on the campus against hanging ofParliament attack convict Afzal Guru, despite withdrawal ofpermission by university authorities."
Feb 9, 2016 Debate: #NetagiriKillsChild: Cops punished, netas spared: "discuss Samajwadi Party government not acting against its party workers 72 hours after 8 year old Shami was killed on the streets of Shamli due to the party workers' celebratory firing, relatives of politicians responsible for the killing roaming free, and policemen getting punished."
Feb 9, 2016 Debate: Can UP CM deny #SPGoondaraj?: "TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami and panelists -- Srikant Sharma, National Secretary, BJP; Syed Asim Waqar, Leader, SP; Sudhindra Bhadoria, Leader, BSP; Shahid Siddiqui, Former Member of Parliament & Chief Editor, Nai Duniya; Brinda Adige, Child Rights Activist & Director, Global Concerns of India; and Arati Jerath, Senior Journalist -- discuss 8 year old Shami dying due to Samajwadi Party workers' celebratory firing in Shamli, partymen going on a rampage and attacking TIMES NOW's crew, police people joining the show and not helping the son's mother when she went to file complaint against the SP, whether there is no value for a child's life in Uttar Pradesh, and wherther Akhilesh Yadav can deny goonda raj in the state."
Feb 9, 2016 UP govt has issued licence to goons: BJP: "Lashing out at Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh over "lawlessness" in the state, BJP today called it a 'Mughal sultanate' which has issued licence to its "goons" to do what they want."
Feb 9, 2016 Goat taken into custody for criminal trespass, freed later: "A goat was taken into custody by police in Chattisgarh on a trespass complaint. The goat, which was accused of being a 'repeat offender', was released later but its owner was not lucky."
Feb 8, 2016 TIMES NOW crew attacked by SP goons: "TIMES NOW crew was on Monday (February 8) attacked by local Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Nahid Hasan and his aides in Shamli District of Uttar Pradesh. The crowd abused TIMES NOW reporter Samia and Video Journalist Mukesh Kumar and threatened them of dire consequences, asking them to delete the video footage of their interview with the SP leader. Mukesh was held hostage by them and the video footage was forcefully deleted. "They took my camera away and they also tried to remove the memory chip. I was asked to delete the footage, for this they even called their own photographer. They told me if you don't give the camera you know what we will do."
Feb 8, 2016 TIMES NOW tried speaking to SP MLA but in vain: "TIMES NOW'S Correspondent Pranshu Mishra tried speaking with Samajwadi Party MLA Nahid Hasan over the celebratory firing incident where an 8 year old boy lost his life in Shamli, Uttar Pradesh. Here is the telephonic conversation Pranshu had with the man who claims to be the MLA's PA."
Feb 4, 2016 Governor nod to prosecute Ashok Chavan: "Maharashtra Governor on Thursday (February 4) gave his sanction to the CBI to prosecute former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in Kargil for Profit scam. The Governor has given his sanction under section 197 of Cr PC, for offences under Section 120-B and 420 of IPC in the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society case. The Joint Director of CBI, Mumbai had sought sanction for prosecution of Chavan under Section 197 Cr P.C. On the basis of the additional or fresh material, namely, the report of Justice Patil Commission of Enquiry and the observations of the Bombay High Court in the Criminal Revision Application No.136 of 2014. The Governor had sought the aid and advice of the Council of Ministers and was advised by the Council of Ministers to grant the sanction."
Feb 3, 2016 Explain Andaman study tour: BJP to Ritu Tawde: "Mumbai BJP President Ashish Shelar on Wednesday informed TIMES NOW that a show cause notice has been issued to Ritu Tawde, BJP Corporator who went to Andaman last week as part of a study tour, seeking explanation on the study tour and the spat with mediapersons."
Feb 1, 2016 Air India is lying, says victim Anita Ghai: "Anita Ghai, a differently-abled passenger, who alleged that the national carrier, Air India failed to provide her with a wheel chair, said that the airlines should provide her an unconditional apology."
Feb 1, 2016 Rahul using students as political tools: Irani: "Lashing out at Rahul Gandhi over his protests at Hyderabad Central University, HRD Minister Smriti Irani today accused the Congress vice president of using education as "battle-ground" and students as "political fodder" to take revenge on her for posing a challenge in his Amethi constituency."
Jan 28, 2016 Karnataka: 'Item number' for jail inmates: "In a bizarre incident, an 'item number' was organised for inmates in Vijaypura Central jail on Republic Day. Karnataka government has sought a report from the jail authorities after a video surfaced showing two girls performing on Bollywood numbers in the jail premises and inmates throwing money on them."
Jan 28, 2016 Doctor claims assault by RJD MLA's son: "As arrogance in the attitude amongst netas and their kin continues, another example of VVIP racism was highlighted in Bihar. Doctor, Satendra Kumar Sinha has claimed that he had been assaulted by RJD MLA Kunti Devi's son Ranjit Yadav along with his accomplices, for not giving him the register. Sinha also claimed that the police acted late on his complaint."
Jan 24, 2016 UP gun culture: Samajwadi Party leader’s son fires 11 shot in public: "Samajwadi Party leader Atique Ahmed's son fired eleven live shots from a gun in a party."
Jan 23, 2016 15th ISIS suspect picked up by Mumbai ATS: "The Mumbai Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Saturday (January 23)picked the 15th ISIS suspect in the nationwide crackdown of the anti-terror swoop ahead of Republic Day. The suspect Md Hussain Jamil Khan was arrested from Mazgaon, Mumbai by the ATS first and then he was handed over to the Mumbai Police. Overall 14 people have been detained in this module, apart from the five arrested in Haridwar. The others being picked up are, three from Mumbai earlier, four from Hyderabad, four from Bangalore, one from Manglore, one from Tumkur and one from Lucknow. On Friday, raids were carried out simultaneously in five states of Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh where 14 people were "arrested or detained". They were part of a group named 'Janood-ul-Khalifa-e-Hind' (Army of Caliph of India), a terror group which has almost similar ideologies that of ISIS."
Jan 18, 2016 Debate: Neta involved but state missing: Where's the state gone?: "On THE NEWSHOUR with TIME NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami and panellist - R P Singh, National Secretary, BJP; Dr Sunil Kumar Singh, Leader, JD(U); Srikanth Reddy, Leader, YSR Congress; Ashwini Kakkar, CEO, Mercury Travels; Padma Rao, Senior Journalist and Shailesh Gandhi, Former CIC & RTI Activist discuss whenever there is a Neta involved we find the State Missing until the media takes up the issue."
Jan 16, 2016 On Cam: K'taka CM slaps bureaucrat: "Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today stirred up a controversy by slapping a man in Ballari. Siddaraiaham was caught on camera slapping the Municipal Commissioner of Ballari at a public meeting. The CM was here to announce special schemes for the overall development of the district."
Jan 13, 2016 Lalu ordering officials in Bihar?: "RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav finds himself in fresh controversy as a civil servant in Darbhanga has alleged that Yadav had directed him to reappoint a group of health workers. In a letter addressed to the DMCH Patna, the surgeon has complained that Lalu Yadav, whose son Tej Pratap is Bihars Health Minister, had called him and asked him to reinstate women workers in the department and thus, had attempted to interfere in his work."
Jan 13, 2016 Malda violence: Edara-e-Sharia admits organising rally: "Days after TIMES NOW highlighted Muslim group Edara-e-Sharia's link to Malda violence, the chairman of the group has admitted that it had called for a rally on January 3 which turned violent. Speaking to TIMES NOW, the chairman said that they organised the rally to protest against the alleged blasphemous comments by a right wing leader. He had also said that the group had taken permission from the police to hold the rally."
Jan 9, 2016 ASI shot dead by unknown miscreants: "A police Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) was shot dead by unidentified assailants and his body was found today in Bihar's Vaishali district."
Jan 9, 2016 Video of policeman 'groping' girls goes viral; probe ordered: "the accused policeman 'groping and indecently touching' girls and women while walking at the Kankaria Carnival held in the last week of December."
Jan 8, 2016 Cop insults Mumbai woman, calls her prostitute: "A 35-year-old woman in Mumbai has accused a police constable of insulting her and calling her a prostitute. Vandana Vadhera, a Mumbai-based singer said in her complaint that while returning from the airport, the cab she was travelling in was stopped by the constable at a check point. Vadhera who is a resident of Aarey Colony in Goregaon East, said that the constable questioned the cab driver and later asked her for her identity card. Thereafter, the constable began abusing her. He suggested that she is going to a 'not very respectable' locality. Mumbai police has set up an inquiry into the incident and reports are expected to come in 2-3 days."
Jan 8, 2016 Did Gurdaspur SP lie?: "From the very beginning TIMES NOW has been the only channel to question the inconsistencies in the version given by Gurdaspur SP Salwinder Singh who claims he was abducted by Pathankot attack terrorists. It seems like there's been a mismatch in the version given by his close aide as well. Here's the complete report."
Jan 7, 2016 Kejriwal’s latest odd-even ad: A crash course on dodging the law?: "“Namaste. Main Arvind Kejriwal bol raha hoon. Phone mat kaatna (This is Arvind Kejriwal...do not disconnect the call),” says the individual, whom we presume as Kejriwal for his voice, before he goes on invoke Gandhigiri to make his odd-even plan a success."
Jan 7, 2016 Ajit Jogi to be expelled from Cong?: "The Chhattisgarh Congress today passed a resolution to expel former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Ajit Jogi for six years, over allegations of his involvement in a 'poll fixing' case. The final call in this matter would be taken by the party high command, sources said. The Congress on Wednesday had expelled Jogi's son Amit for six years for his alleged involvement in the fixing of Antagarh by-poll and facilitating the victory of the BJP."
Jan 6, 2016 West Bengal: Malda tense after hate speech: "West Bengal's Malda district continued to witness violence for the third day after an alleged hate speech by a fringe group leader sparked off communal riots in the district.Curfew has been imposed in the district, even as additional security forces were deployed to control the situation."
Jan 6, 2016 TMC seeks reply from controversial MP: "The TMC has sought a reply from its controversial leader Idris Ali after he openly threatened to break CPI(M) leader Gautam Deb's bones. "I am warning you, that if you say another word against Mamata Banerjee, we will cut your tongue off, chop your legs off, break your back so that you can no longer walk," said Idris. However, the TMC MP when confronted by TIMES NOW, remained unapologetic for his remarks."
Jan 1, 2016 Jaitley cannot take shield of party discipline, a combative Azad tells BJP: "Unfazed by the prospect of his expulsion from BJP, suspended MP Kirti Azad today again attacked the Finance Minister and told the party that Arun Jaitley cannot take the shield of party discipline as the Delhi cricket body issue has no link with BJP. In his point by point rebuttal of the charges in the show cause notice slapped on him by the party yesterday, Azad said he had been pursuing the issue of "corruption" in the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) for the past nine years "without any let up" and was not even once told by BJP not to pursue it."
Jan 1, 2016 SP workers brandish firearms: "Welcoming Samajwadi Party (SP) candidate Nadeems nomination for the post of District panchayat president in the Bahraich district of Uttar Pradesh, his supporters celebrated the victory by firing.Fire crackers were busted and election code of conduct was thrown to winds with open display of fire arms."
Jan 1, 2016 One of the accused arrested: ASP Hapur: "In a bizarre incident in Hapur, where gang rape accused where let off with mere five shoe slaps and Rs. 5 lakhs fine, police have arrested one of the accused. One of the accused named Rijwan has been arrested while the other is yet to be arrested. The probe is still on, said Additional SP OP Singh. The regressive diktat on a rape case by a Panchayat in Hapur has made a complete mockery of justice."
Jan 1, 2016 BJP MLA, supporters vandalise toll booth: "A BJP MLA and his aides vandalised a toll booth near Jhajjar in Haryana after he was allegedly asked to pay the toll tax. The incident was caught on the CCTV camera. The CCTV footage shows the MLA and his aides vandalising the toll booth and thrashing the operator."
Dec 30, 2015 Jaitley was fully aware of irregularities in DDCA: AAP: ""Jaitley misused his position as (then) leader of opposition of the Rajya Sabha to pressurise Delhi Police (on DDCA issue).""
Dec 27, 2015 Three Hyderabadi youths arrested over alleged plan to join IS: "the youths reached Nagpur by road and from there planned to reach Jammu and Kashmir."
Dec 9, 2015 Former Min holds slippers for Rahul: "At a time when Chennai and other coastal areas of south India are devastated by the floods, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has landed himself in a controversy. While touring rain-affected parts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry with Rahul ,V Narayanasamy, former Union Minister was seen holding a pair of slippers for the Congress scion who took off his shoes to walk through a flooded area. Narayanswamy was the Minister of state with the Prime Minister's Office in the Manmohan Singh-led UPA government. The 68-year-old Congress veteran then placed them for 45-year-old Rahul, who wore them without any ado."
Dec 9, 2015 #VendettaRaGa: Rahul now accuses PMO: "From crying vendetta to casting aspersions, the Congress Party seems to be using the Delhi High Court summons in the National Herald Case as its most powerful political ammunition against the government this winter session. The vendetta charges paralysed the Parliament for the second consecutive day as Rahul made a sensational charge against the PMO while also dragging in the judiciary. But isn't the Congress taking it a bit too far to serve its own interest at the cost of reforms?"
Dec 8, 2015 Vendetta charge not answer to corruption, says Jaitley: "In an exclusive interview to TIMES NOW, rubbishing Congress's charge of poltiical vendetta, Finance Minister and leader of the House in Rajya Sabha, Arun Jaitley said that a vague charge of vendetta is not an answer to corruption."
Dec 6, 2015 Chennai floods—'Amma' cashing in on tragedy: "In the midst of rescue operations and social media awareness aimed at assisting and rescuing the stranded in rain-hit Tamil Nadu, chief minister Jayalalitha's govt pulled a shocker when delayed relief for the victims came with 'Amma stickers' attached to them."
Dec 1, 2015 Abu Salem enjoys lavish prison life: Jailor: "The Taloja jail superintendent, where gangster Abu Salem is serving his sentence, has revealed exclusive details of the gangster's lavish lifestyle inside the jail. The jailor has claimed that Salem had a servant inside the prison and was allowed to use cell phone. Jail superintendent's allegations come after Abu Salem claimed that the jailor had harassed and threatened him. Following Salem's allegations, the court sought a report from the jailor. However, the jailor claimed that Salem had made these allegations since he had curbed his (Salem's) privileges."