Corruption in India     

Latest News Comments Old News


If you want to post any relevant information, your articles, experiences, op-eds, documents, audios, videos, etc., click here to know how to contribute. By crude estimate at least 95% of politicians, judges, police, bureaucrats, industrialists, etc. are corrupt. These corrupts are looting our country for last sixty years. They are nothing but native invaders, thieves and criminals and the single largest threat to the national security. They are not Sahibs, they deserve boot of the masses. According to the standard of any civilized country they deserve at least rigorous life imprisonment. Read the sections below to know how mean they are. India is going through a state of complete anarchy. For every posted news here, there are 1000 similar incidents unreported in the media.

Some news articles may have been removed / relocated by their publishers. In such cases, locate the article here:
Site Statistics: Estimated Daily Pageviews: 14,000, Alexa Traffic Rank: 245,967 (1 month average) (web-traffic higher than most of the regional newspapers), dated : June 1, 2011

For old news , please click in the sub-menu navigation bar above

Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next  Last

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: 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 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 7, 2016 Inside track: Rice revelations: "television mogul Subhash Chandra has been extraordinarily candid about his past. He acknowledges what was long suspected: that he profiteered enormously from dubious rice deals with the Soviets in the early 1980s. He was awarded a lucrative contract to export basmati to Russia, on the understanding that he would share 50 per cent of his profit with his benefactors in the Congress party. Chandra confesses that it was Rajiv Gandhi who steered the deal his way through his aide Vijay Dhar. Chandra writes that he deposited half the share of profits, first with Dhirendra Brahmachari, then with Sitaram Kesri and finally with Arun Nehru. An interesting sidelight to the story is that while the Soviets were paying for expensive basmati rice, Goyal cut corners by mixing basmati with the cheaper ‘parmal’ variety."
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 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 18, 2016 Bihar MLA helps husband flee from police station: "Bharti remained inside her white SUV with two armed guards in front of the police station building, sources said. Mandal suddenly jumped into the MLA's vehicle which then sped towards Harda. Soon Kushwaha also left. "
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 11, 2016 How Akhilesh Yadav tried to handpick Lokayukta until Supreme Court cracked down: "Justice Chandrachud pointed out that Justice Ravindra Singh belongs to Mainpuri, the home turf of SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, and that his brother and two sons had been in a panel of lawyers of the SP government. “I am firmly of the view that a person who has such a close affiliation to the ruling political party in the state government should not be nominated to the post of Lokayukta,” Justice Chandrachud wrote, rejecting the nomination."
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 Girl disrobed by cops ousted from hostel: "The 21-year-old woman, who has lodged a complaint against three police officers for allegedly disrobing her and rubbing chilli powder on her private parts, has been thrown out of the private hostel she has been living in for the past seven months. "
Jan 7, 2016 Seven-day mourning for Mufti Sayeed: "The Jammu and Kashmir government announced a week-long mourning and a day's holiday on Thursday in memory of Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed. "
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 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 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."
Dec 30, 2015 Rs.75 Crore was demanded in Bihar engineers killing: ""Pathak demanded 10 percent of Rs.750 crore road construction project of the company," he said. Two engineers of the company were shot dead by two motorcycle-borne unidentified criminals allegedly for failure to pay the extortion money."
Dec 28, 2015 Crowd looks on as girl abducted in lawless NCR: "Lack of security for women and the shocking apathy of denizens of the Delhi-NCR region came into sharp focus when a college student was pulled into a car by three youths in a crowded area of Old Gurgaon on Monday morning. The abduction took place around 9.43 am right outside Guru Dronacharya College."
Dec 27, 2015 Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap has a Eureka moment: Ride a horse, cut pollution in Bihar: "Firstpost wrote that Tej Pratap, would be happy to be a powerful minister in the state but he certainly appeared ill-prepared to take up such a post. He fumbled twice while reading from the swearing-in text: He spelled apekshit (expected) as upekshit (discarded) and for the second time when he had to read a line 'jab bhi tab ke siwa'. Governor Ram nath Kovind had to correct him twice and prompt the right words when Tej Pratap did a repeat reading. "
Dec 25, 2015 Horse-riding: Bihar Minister’s new mantra to curb pollution: "Hitting the Patna streets on a horse, the Minister reminded many city residents of former bahubali (strongman) and JD(U) legislator (now Independent MLA from Mokama), Anant Singh, who was often seen riding on his horses or horse-drawn carriages in the VIP zones of the capital. “There is so much pollution and traffic jams because of so many vehicles… its better to ride a horse,” said the Health Minister."
Dec 23, 2015 So much for CCTV cover! 86 of 100 didn’t work: "The gang war on the busy Karkardooma Court premises on Wednesday has exposed the Delhi Police claim of providing foolproof security in Delhi courts. Out of the 100 CCTVs cameras installed on the court premises, 86 are dysfunctional"
Dec 13, 2015 This winter intellectual decides to sleep with the AC on, to share the plight of the homeless people: "His way of supporting those not fortunate enough to have an abode is generating immense acclaim amongst fellow intellectuals and some media personalities. This follows a similar thoughtful step of the Delhi Government to launch an Android app for the homeless people who own flagship Android devices, enabling them to find the nearest homeless shelters."
Dec 11, 2015 Life term for former RJD MP Shahabuddin: "The two sons of Chandeshwar Prasad–Satish and Girish–were bathed in acid in the presence of the MP. As a result, both of them died. According to the FIR, the MP’s henchmen cut their bodies into pieces. Incidentally, the third son Rajesh Roshan managed to flee, but he was subsequently killed by Shahabuddin’s men in 2014 in Siwan district. The former MP’s son Osama was named accused in the Roshan’s murder case."
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 2, 2015 Dons still pull the strings in Bollywood: "Indian agencies listened in on several conversations between Chhota Shakeel, a leading organiser of Bollywood events in the UAE, and other underworld operatives that showed that arrangements were under way in full swing to welcome a Bollywood superstar at the popular Meydan Hotel in Nad Al Sheba in Dubai from May 27 to 30. The fugitive don booked a double-room in the hotel for Dawood Ibrahim’s son Moin and daughter-in-law who were keen on a photo-op with the star."
Nov 29, 2015 Women are fit only for delivering babies: Muslim cleric's shocking statement: "Aboobacker Musalyar, Secretary-General of the All India Sunni Jam-Iyyathul Ulema made a shocking statement in regard to gender equality saying, “Gender equality is against Islam” and that “men and women can never be equal.”"
Nov 24, 2015 Islamic State's efforts to induct Indians still going on : Kiren Rijiju: "Twenty-three Indians have so far joined the ISIS, six of whom were reportedly killed. The dead were identified as Athif Vaseem Mohammad (Adilabad, Telangana), Mohammad Umar Subhan (Bengaluru), Maulana Abdul Kadir Sultan Armar (Bhatkal, Karnataka), Saheem Farooque Tanki (Thane), Faiz Masood (Bengaluru) and Mohammad Sajid alias Bada Sajid (Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh)."
Nov 24, 2015 Chatting away to jihad: Hyderabad becoming hub for cyber terrorists: "Afsha Jabeen seemed just another Hyderabad housewife taking care of her husband and family. But away from prying eyes, the 38-year-old was running a social media ring to lure young people to the dreaded Islamic State. She created an alias — Nicky Joseph — and pretended to be a UK national converting people to Islam from Christianity. Using the online avatar, she spotted those responding to IS literature on social media and systematically bait them till they became radicalised."
Nov 22, 2015 Rs 15 cr for #MulayamBash: "Even as Uttar Pradesh reels from a drought situation, the ruling Samajwadi Party spends 15 cr for Supremo Mulayam Singh's 76th Birthday bash triggering a political fight."
Nov 22, 2015 'Rebel' UP bureaucrats slam Mulayam's b'day bash: "“It is an insult to the people....many districts of the state have been hit by drought but the government is spending public funds on celebrating the birthday,” said senior IAS officer S P Singh."
Nov 21, 2015 BMW car to Super bike: Know what all Lalu’s sons Tej Pratap, Tejashwi own: "4- Tejashwi studied in Delhi’s renowned RK Puram branch of Delhi Public School but dropped out after class 9th. 5- His total movable assets are worth Rs 1.4 crore (Rs 1,40,93,822). He also owns some properties in Gopalganj and Patna districts. 6- He does not own a car in his name but earns more than his brother. His total income is Rs 5.08 lakh (Rs 5,08,019 as shown in income tax return)."
Nov 21, 2015 Tejashwi Yadav: From Delhi Daredevils' 12th man to Bihar’s deputy Chief Minister: "He dropped out of Class 9"
Nov 21, 2015 Saifai wears festive look to celebrate Mulayam Singh Yadav's birthday: "A cultural extravaganza, including a performance by Oscar- winning composer AR Rahman and his 300-member troupe, has been lined up as part of the three-day bash, which got off to a colourful start yesterday at Saifai, around 200km from state capital Lucknow."
Nov 21, 2015 Kejriwal gets flak for hugging Lalu at Nitish's swearing-in: ""Political capital of the movement sold to symbols of political corruption. Ashamed!""
Nov 10, 2015 Bihar election: 58% newly elected MLAs face criminal charges: "Altogether 142 (58%) of the 243 MLAs elected in 2015 face criminal charges. RJD tops the list with 46 out of its 80 MLAs in that category. The total figure is 1% up compared to 57% in 2010 assembly election. One MLA has declared himself illiterate while 93 (38%) are 5th to 12th pass, 138 (57%) graduate or above and nine are simply literate."
Nov 7, 2015 SP's mega plans for Mulayam's b'day: "Samajwadi Party will hold district and booth-level functions on "political journey" of party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav across Uttar Pradesh to mark his 76th birthday this month."
Nov 4, 2015 Debate: #KhakiShame: Police station or torture chamber?: "Mumbai Police brutally thrashing a young couple inside a police station, the police station turning into a torture chamber, CM Devendra Fadnavis keeping silence on the shocking behaviour of the police, and whether Khaki is policeman's licence to abuse."
Nov 3, 2015 Mani Shankar Aiyar shares stage with Musharraf in Pakistan: "Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar today drew strong criticism from the BJP as he shared the stage with former Pakistani president General Parvez Musharraf at the book launch event of Pakistani former Foreign Minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri. Earlier this month, Shiv Sena leaders had blackened the face of former BJP leader Sudheendra Kulkarni at the launch of same book in Mumbai for organising the event for Kasuri in India."
Nov 2, 2015 I wanted Rs. 5 for my meal, child beggar: "The child beggar, who was kicked by the Madhya Pradesh Animal Husbandry Minister Kusum Mahdele, said that he begged her for Rs 5 as he wanted to have his meal."
Oct 22, 2015 Why a murder convict calls the shots from jail: in new Bihar, meet the old: "For both camps, it’s Shahabuddin who matters in Siwan; his former ‘shooter’ faces his current ‘choice’."
Oct 19, 2015 Former Congress man's sexist remark: "Philip warned that if pushed further he would back his allegation with intimate details. "If I start revealing things then many Congress leaders will lose their face," he said. "The truth cannot be covered up if I publicly apologise. When A K Antony was KPCC president and K M Sudheeran was vice president I was secretary of KPCC. I have not made public the exploitation by Congress leaders which is well known to even Sudheeran,""
Oct 18, 2015 Women in Congress perform sexual favours to get party ticket: Cherian Philip: "Referring to Sudheeran’s demand that he should apologize, Philip said, “Out of sheer decency I haven’t revealed many secret things in Congress. If you depict me anti woman, I would be forced to reveal several incidents about exploitation of women by Congress leaders. There are stinking stories about how certain women leaders obtained tickets in elections."
Oct 13, 2015 IPS Officer Thakur's residence raided: "The Vigilance Department on Tuesday (October 13) conducted searches at the Gomti Nagar residence of suspended IPS officer Amitabh Thakur. The raids come two days after Thakur lodged a complaint at city's Vibhuti Khand police station, seeking registration of a case against UP Vigilance Establishment Director Bhanu Pratap Singh and others for alleged misrepresentation of facts in the Vigilance inquiry report against Thakur. Thakur was suspended after he lodged a police complaint against Samajwadi Party national president Mulayam Singh Yadav, accusing him of threatening the IPS on phone. He has been attached to the Director General of Police (DGP) headquarters ever since."
Oct 13, 2015 Vigilance raid on UP IPS officer who targeted Mulayam Singh Yadav: "Mr Thakur had said that the vigilance establishment, on the orders of Bhanu Pratap Singh, had arbitrarily and deliberately calculated the worth of his assets at Rs 2.16 crores, but when the state government provided him a copy of his alleged assets at the directions of the Allahabad high court, he found that 14 out of these 15 properties belonged to his relatives and only one asset belonged to him."
Sep 13, 2015 Jitan Ram Manjhi's son detained with Rs 4.65 lakh cash: "In a major embarrassment for ex-Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi ahead of Bihar polls, his son Praveen Kumar was today detained by the police in Jehanabad after he was allegedly found carrying Rs 4.65 lakh in cash in a car."
Sep 11, 2015 Govt finds Amitabh Thakur guilty: "The Vigilance probe ordered by Uttar Pradesh Government against IPS officer Amitabh Thakur has found him guilty of disproportionate assets. An FIR has been recommended against Amitabh Thakur."
Sep 9, 2015 MHA leaves aviation ministry foxed on Robert Vadra's no-frisk status: " Seeking the home ministry's views for taking Robert Vadra off the no-frisking list at airports has left the aviation ministry in a bind, due to which the Congress president's controversial son-in-law could continue to enjoy that privilege for some more time."
Aug 15, 2015 Delhi: AAP justifes Arvind placards: "Independence Day or My Day, well that question has surely confused the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and its Chief Arvind Kejriwal. Opposition and people on the social media now questioning the Delhi Chief Minister after some students taking part in an Independence Day parade at a stadium in the capital were seen making formations of his name. They were even holding placards with praises written for him. What's even more shocking is that the AAP is justifying it."
Aug 14, 2015 Jamia ‘Sexist and hypocritical’: Students slam new rules for women residents: "The new rules bar women residents from taking permission for ‘late nights’ and asks them to be back inside the hostel premises by 8 pm."
Aug 13, 2015 Rahul Gandhi's Cheat Sheet for Parliament Speech Amuses Social Media: "The Telegraph newspaper carried a photo of Rahul Gandhi's cheat-sheet and the scribbles were familiar, all in English. Some phrases were word-for-word what the Congress leader said in the Lok Sabha, for example: "Log PM Modi ko sunna chahte hai. Who unki rai janna chhate hai..." Union Minister Arun Jaitley, in a press conference on the wasted monsoon session of Parliament, sniped: "People who read from a written script are often repetitive." What drew many comments on social media was the fact that Mr Gandhi jotted down his Hindi phrases in English, and that he even made a note of his reference to the "three monkeys of Gandhi.""
Aug 13, 2015 Arun Jaitley slams Congress for monsoon session washout, calls Rahul Gandhi immature: "“When seniority is thrust on you, a certain level of maturity is required. In this case, the more he grows, the more he immatures,” the Finance Minister said about the Congress Vice-President."
Aug 13, 2015 Arun Jaitley slams Congress for monsoon session washout, calls Rahul Gandhi immature: "Arun Jaitley slams Congress for monsoon session washout, calls Rahul Gandhi immature"
Aug 12, 2015 Gandhi family has learned art of living without working, Arun Jaitley says: " "There are still many honest people in this country whose children have to work for a living. The generations of a family which has dominated this country's politics have not worked for a living. They have learnt the art of living comfortably without working, some of us have not.""
Aug 9, 2015 The appalling defence of a convicted terrorist: "There is nothing wrong in what the Governor said. Anti-nationals had made a hero out of a terrorist. In fact, one could argue that those who tried hard to save this butcher of hundreds of innocents and made loud cries even against the Supreme Court verdict, should be kept under watch. Also, the intelligence agencies should keep a tab on media funds because the Press also make Yakub Memon a hero. It is so shameful to see this."
Aug 9, 2015 The appalling defence of a convicted terrorist: " It is amazing to see how some people advocate for foreign terrorists and plead legal mercy for those who have shed the blood of Indians, and still enjoy the freedoms and privileges enshrined in the Constitution of India In India, there are a number of people who are push for lost causes. Some do not even know that what they are pleading for is not only anti-national, but also lacks common sense."
Aug 7, 2015 Mumbai journalist who wanted to join ISIS arrested in Delhi: "He said he would visit the Iraq embassy and “submit my memorandum to Caliphate Bagdadi” with the “desire to join the Islamic State as a spokesperson for foreign affairs or a government journalist”, and “willingness to surrender my Indian passport”. He also said he would visit the Pakistan high commission to “expedite my visa request” that he would be in Delhi for five days."
Aug 7, 2015 Darul Uloom Deoband fatwa declares shaving un-Islamic: "The barber in Saharanpur who sought the fatwa has decided neither to shave nor trim any beards."
Aug 6, 2015 Sympathizing with Yakub Memon, this Mumbai ‘journalist’ expressed his desire to join ISIS on social media: "The Mumbai Crime Branch is now on the lookout for Memon’s sympathizer Zuber Ahmed Khan who reportedly published a post on social media saying that he now plans to give up his Indian citizenship and become an official spokesperson of terror outfit Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)."
Aug 4, 2015 Let me blow myself, my 72 virgins are waiting for me in heaven: Pakistani suicide bomber: "According to him, a man who is a jihadi is true follower of Islam whereas others are not."
Aug 4, 2015 Minister’s wife uses proxy to write exam: "A proxy candidate, who was appearing in an exam in place of Chhattisgarh Education Minister Kedar Kashyap’s wife Shanti Kashyap, was apprehended by the exam authorities of Pt.Sundarlal Sharma Open University in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh"
Aug 3, 2015 #TerrorDoctor arrested in Kashmir: "A UK based doctor who was visiting his relatives in Kashmir has been arrested. Cops suspect him of funding a terror module. He was arrested in Budgam. He is suspected of routing Rs 10 lakh through Hawala route for a terror module. JK police in a statement has confirmed that he led a sleeper cell in Srinagar."
Aug 1, 2015 Cops suspended for thrashing farmer: "Two policemen were on Saturday (August 1) suspended for thrashing a farmer in Beed district of Marathwada, while the latter was in a queue to pay crop insurance premium. The two police constables have been suspended and an inquiry ordered into the incident, Superintendent of Police, Beed, Anil Paraskar said today, a day after the incident. The video of the cops thrashing the farmer with cane and kicks went viral on social media and was telecast by local TV channels. The farmer, Manohar Ashruba Gandhle, owner of five acre farm land, had come to the rural bank at Talwada in Gevrai tehsil. What apparently triggered the police action was that he had stepped out of the long queue at the bank, and was involved in a verbal exchange with some others in the queue."
Aug 1, 2015 Oppn questions #ArvindAdSplurge: "The Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) has questioned the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP)Rs 526 crore advertising blitz through a series of questions. In a set of hoardings erected by the party, the BJP has asked why the AAP-led Delhi Government sought to splurge on advertisements when the same could have been utilized for social causes. The BJP has reckoned that Rs 526 crore spend could have been used to: Install 5 lakh cameras to increase women's safety, open 200 schools and establish 50 new colleges, purchase 2,000 new buses and supply clean water to 1,000 colonies, provide pension to 5 lakh families for a year, provide employment for 1 lakh youth. The AAP-Government has not commented on this issue."
Aug 1, 2015 SP leader seeks RS seat for Yakub Memon’s wife, sacked: "Mr. Ghosi made the demand in a letter to party president Mulayam Singh Yadav."
Aug 1, 2015 BJP questions AAP’s ad campaignexpenditure : This is how you could have spent Rs 526 cr: "The posters add that as many as “200 new schools and 50 new colleges can be opened with this money and people can get 2,000 new buses. "
Jul 30, 2015 Delhi Univ admission racket busted: "Delhi Police Crime Branch busted a massive racket facilitating fake admissions in top Delhi University colleges on Thursday (July 30). Four including a college student have been arrested while some college officials are under the scanner. Joint CP Crime Ravindra Yadav confirmed the arrests. "A team led by ACP KPS Malhotra carried out the operation. Raids are continuing. We will share information soon, Yadav said. Crime branch had received a tipoff about the suspects and the racket after which it deployed sources at colleges. On Wednesday night, teams laid traps and nabbed the accused including a second year student. They are being interrogated to unveil the racket."
Jul 30, 2015 Vadra replies to LS notice over his FB post: "Robert Vadra replied to the notice of Lok Sabha Speaker over his Facebook post on July 21, saying that there was no attempt on his part to hurt anybody and he was only exercising his right to freedom of expression."Parliament begins and so do their petty diversionary political tactics... People of India are not fooled. Regret to see India led by such so-called leaders !!," Vadra had said in his post."
Jul 29, 2015 Delhi govt shocker: 1031 anti-corruption helpline under scanner over graft charges: "alleging financial irregularities in the process followed to engage an external agency for setting up the helpline,"
Jul 29, 2015 Lokayukta on leave: "Lokayukta Y. Bhaskar Rao had taken leave soon after the Special Investigation Team (SIT) arrested his son, Ashwin Yarabatti, from Hyderabad on Monday."
Jul 27, 2015 For Mamata, a British ad-venture in London: "How much has the half-page ad cost? It certainly won't be cheap but discounts are often sought and given. The paper's rate card says for a half-page ad, it charges £43,000 (about Rs 42.8 lakh)."
Jul 27, 2015 LS Secretariat seeks explanation from Vadra on his FB post: "Lok Sabha Secretariat has sought explanation from Robert Vadra over his remarks on social networking site that led to a controversy in Lok Sabha last week and BJP MP Prahlad Joshi moving a privilege motion against the son in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi."
Jul 27, 2015 Bribery scandal: Karna Lokayukta's son arrested: "Karnataka Lokayukta Bhaskar Rao's son was today arrested by the Special Investigation Team (SIT)in connection with an alleged extortion racket in theanti-graft obudsman' office."
Jul 26, 2015 Samajwadi Party MLC writes to PM Narendra Modi over ‘corruption’ in recruitments by Akhilesh Yadav govt: "Accusing the Akhilesh Yadav government of corruption, an MLC of the ruling Samajwadi Party has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a CBI probe into the recruitments done by the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) in various departments in the last two years."
Jul 26, 2015 Women harassed, cops won't act?: "Two girls from two different villages in Uttar Pradesh were harassed by local goons and even physically assaulted driving them to suicide. The aggrieved families allege police inaction in the case even as an accused against whom an FIR has been filed is on the run."
Jul 26, 2015 Muslim League says Supreme Court has no right to interfere in matters of faith: "A day after AIPMT was held across the country, IUML national secretary E T Muhammed Basheer blasted the court for its observations."
Jul 26, 2015 UP: Two killed in violence after eve-teasing, Opposition slams SP for ‘goonda raj’: "Two villagers were killed in violence and subsequent police firing when they tried to gherao the Biwanr police station here to lodge FIR against an eve-teasing accused. - See more at:"
Jul 25, 2015 Police should salute MLCs, MLAs: Maha legislator: "Peasants and Workers Party (PWP)MLC Jayant Patil created a flutter in the Legislative Council today by demanding that police at the entrance of the state Legislature and inside its campus should salute all the MLAs and MLCs."
Jul 25, 2015 VVIP treatment for Saradha scam accused?: "West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, arrested in connection with Saradha chit fund scam, has been shifted to a VVIP ward of state-run SSKM Hospital in Kolkata. Hospital authorities confirmed that he was shifted to the VVIP ward as the ward he was admitted to is undergoing repairs."
Jul 25, 2015 Some Muslim leaders acting like terror mentors: VHP: "Accusing some Muslim leaders of “acting like mentors of terrorists,” the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Saturday said such people are “traitors and enemy of humanity” and have “no right to live in India.”"
Jul 23, 2015 Look who's talking of accountability?: "It's the biggest irony. Robert Vadra who takes no accountability for land deals is now talking on accountability in Parliament. He also criticised Parliament on the Facebook. BJP MP has given a notice in the Parliament for privilege motion."
Jul 22, 2015 old the Supreme Court that social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand had used 2002 riot victims as "poster boys" to raise Rs 6-7 crore but indulged in a colossal fraud, using most of the money for their personal expenses.: "A controversy erupted in Jharkhand on Wednesday after photos of the state education minister apparently paying floral tribute to former president APJ Abdul Kalam--who is still alive--went viral on social media"
Jul 22, 2015 Teesta splurged Gujarat riot relief on wine and hairdos, police tell SC: "old the Supreme Court that social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand had used 2002 riot victims as "poster boys" to raise Rs 6-7 crore but indulged in a colossal fraud, using most of the money for their personal expenses."
Jul 21, 2015 Kingpin, who sold land to Vadra in Rajasthan, held: "In a major crackdown, the Bikaner police arrested six people, including the kingpin of the controversial land deals connected to Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra."
Jul 19, 2015 UP: Locals hold BSP MLA hostage: "A Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA was on Sunday (July 19) held hostage by a group of villagers who were protesting against erratic supply of electricity and water in Alinagar area, police said. BSP MLA from Mughalsarai, Babban Singh Chauhan had gone to the ward no 3 listen to their problems and talk to villagers, when they held him hostage. The villagers, who were protesting against the problems of electricity and water supply in their area, Superintendent of police (SP), Muniraj said. Local police rushed to the spot and held talks with villagers after which they freed Chauhan, the SP added. An assurance was their problems,and also no complaint was given by the MLA to police and the matter was resoved then and there itself, he said."
Jul 19, 2015 Fifth Column: Another argument: "It gives me another chance to reiterate that Dr Sen is to blame for keeping vast majority of Indians poor, hungry and illiterate for decades."
Jul 19, 2015 Complainant used as puppet by minister: Amitabh Thakur on rape accusation: "Thakur has said SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav threatened him after his wife Nutan filed a complaint before the UP Lokayukta against the state's Mining minister. - See more at:"
Jul 17, 2015 BJP hits back: Rahul Gandhi is still ‘baby in diapers’: "the BJP came down heavily on the Congress leader saying he has to give up his “toddler” politics and “grow out of diapers”."
Jul 15, 2015 Debate: #ThakurVsMulayam: Round 2: "In a debate moderated by TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, panelists -- Gaurav Bhatia, Spokesperson & National Head, Legal Cell, SP; Amitabh Thakur, Suspended IPS Officer; Nutan Thakur, RTI Activist & Wife of Amitabh Thakur; and TSR Subramaniam, Former Cabinet Secretary -- discuss political storm over UP IPS officer Amitabh Thakur's suspension, and Thakur in a tussle with Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, and if political arrogance is India's reality."
Jul 14, 2015 Debate: #ThakurVsMulayam: Are netas above the law?: "In a debate moderated by TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, panelists -- Amitabh Thakur, IPS Officer; Gaurav Bhatia, Spokesperson & National Head, Legal Cell, SP; Shahid Siddiqui, Chief Editor, Nayi Duniya & Former, Member of Parliament; and Dr Ajoy Kumar, National Spokesperson, Congress -- discuss the fight between IPS officer Amitabh Thakur and UP Govt escalating, Thakur seeking Centre's intervention over the FIR registered against him, and whether the officer is only being targeted for speaking out against SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav."
Jul 13, 2015 UP suspends IG Thakur for taking fight against Mulayam to Centre: "“Netaji (Mulayam) is such a tall leader. He even scolds me; he might have scolded him (Thakur) too. He shouldn’t feel bad,” said Akhilesh. “He told Thakur ‘sudhar jao’ (mend your ways). It was not a threat but a general expression, "
Jul 12, 2015 Rape case against IPS officer who alleged threat from Mulayam: "An FIR was registered against senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur last night accusing him of rape, hours after he lodged a complaint against Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for allegedly threatening him."
Jul 8, 2015 Woman set ablaze at police station dies, inquiry ordered: "The mother of a journalist, who had accused police officials of setting her ablaze at a police station after she refused to give bribe to free her husband, today succumbed to injuries"
Jun 29, 2015 ‘Extortion racket’ Karnataka: Clamour for Lokayukta’s resignation amid graft storm: "Former Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde has also joined the chorus calling for Justice Rao to step down as in the wake of allegations emerging against his son."
Jun 29, 2015 Saudi pumping millions to promote Wahhabism in India: "Kerala has been showing signs of sharp radicalisation. This was the only state where posters mourning the death of Osama Bin Laden had come up and a prayer for Ajmal Kasab was also held after he was hanged"
Jun 28, 2015 Saritha Nair expose shows brothel culture in Kerala government, alleges CPM: "solar scam accused Saritha S Nair, in a recorded conversation, had stated that there is a lobby among Congress ministers in Kerala, who trap women, sexually exploit and exchange them among the colleagues."
Jun 23, 2015 Reign of terror: Why mafiadom rules from Mamata's Bengal to Akhilesh's UP: "An Uttar Pradesh freelance journalist is set on fire and dies in hospital for allegedly angering a minister by posting stories about illegal mining and land-grab on Facebook."
Jun 18, 2015 Debate: #Lalitgate: Can BJP defend Vasundhara Raje too?: "discuss the new twist to the ongoing Sushma-Lalit Modi controversy, BJP leader & Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje providing a witness statement in 2011 in support of scam-tainted Lalit Modi's immigration application in the UK, and whether the BJP can defend Raje too after standing by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj who had written to British lawmaker Keith Vaz to allegedly recommend travel documents for scam-tainted Lalit Modi for visiting Portugal."
Jun 17, 2015 Debate: Is the UP govt blind to scribe's dying declaration?: "In a debate moderated by TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, panelists -- Syed Asim Waqar, Leader, SP; Bukkal Nawab, MLC, Samajwadi Party; Shazia Ilmi, Leader, BJP; Ajoy Bose, Senior Journalist and Padma Rao, Senior Journalist -- discuss how the UP government is blind to a journalist who succumbed to his burn injuries while exposing the minister."
Jun 15, 2015 Bugging device seized from Delhi Anti-Corruption Bureau chief' s office: "Meena, according to reports, spotted the device, which was kept in the pen stand on his table."
Jun 14, 2015 ISIS flags & a separatist seminar: "Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Geelani's anti-India seminar has sparked a political debate. While the opposition has questioned the BJP-PDP led coalition for going soft on this June 14the anti-seminar., the BJP is under to pressure to convince the pro separatist Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to put an end to Geelani's betrayal."

Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next  Last

Computational Sciences Free Listing