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Jun 13, 2015 EXCLUSIVE: Majority community under attack again in West Bengal, BJP blames TMC of playing communal politics: "murderous mobs rampaged through the streets smoking out members of the community. The ill fated community found themselves isolated and terrorized. The state machinery led by the police did nothing,"
Jun 4, 2015 Mr Guv, spend money judiciously: "The reply to an RTI query reveals that Rs 4 crore was spent on his flight travels, by special flights and chartered copters, besides renovation of the Raj Bhavan. "
Jun 3, 2015 Posters questioning AAP govt's claim of arresting corrupt officers surface at bus stops in Delhi: "Written by 'ek aam Delhi vaasi' (a common Delhi resident), the posters ask the Delhi government to name the 35 officers arrested and 152 suspended for their alleged involvement in corruption as claimed by the party,"
Jun 2, 2015 Rahul Gandhi's Dalit visit exposed as photo-op by local woman: "Describing Rahul's concerns for her family as superficial, she said on Tuesday: 'I tried to contact our MP after my house was set on fire by some criminals. I also went to almost every Congress leader in the constituency to help me out because we had no place to sleep and cook. But neither Rahul was available nor other Congress leaders showed any sympathy for me."
Jun 1, 2015 VVIP cars given right to rule roads: "In yet another brazen display of VVIP Racism, the Karnataka Legislature Secretariat has claimed that 75 cars, under the purview of the Speaker cannot be searched by officials. The letter issued by the Secretariat takes this racism a step further, audaciously stating that these cars can neither be seized nor stopped while plying on city roads. However questions of security risks and misuse of Government vehicles loom large."
Jun 1, 2015 Raja gave 2G licences to firms for Rs 200cr: ED: "Enforcement Directorate told a special court on Monday that former telecom minister and DMK member A Raja "illegally" granted 2G spectrum licences to ineligible firms in exchange for a payment of Rs 200 crore to Kalaignar TV, owned by party chief M Karunanidhi's family. ED made the submissions while commencing final arguments in a 2G scam-related money laundering case, terming it a conspiracy hatched by Raja and the other accused and saying the Rs 200 crore were the "proceeds of crime". "
May 28, 2015 Separatist want help from terrorists: "Separatist leader Yasin Malik has appealed to Hizb-ul-Mujahideen Chief Syed Salahudin to probe attacks on three telecom operators shot dead in past two days in Sopore, North Kashmir. Warning posters were been spotted around Sopore threatening the telecom operators. As a result of the terror threat, telecom services are affected and shops have been shut down."
May 28, 2015 Many scams would have been avoided had Manmohan broke his silence earlier: Sadhvi: "Comparing Singh with Gandhari -- a character in Hindu epic the Mahabharat -- who had voluntarily blindfolded herself, she alleged as the country went on facing corruption and scams, the former prime minister chose to turn a blind eye."
May 26, 2015 'Pradhan santri' PM vows to protect India from scams and looting as he marks NDA's first year in power
May 25, 2015 Didn’t promise ‘achche din’ to those who looted nation: PM Modi on one year of NDA govt: "No place for middlemen, brokers in power corridors: PM at Mathura rally"
May 23, 2015 Govt survey pegs bribe at Rs 4,400/year per family: "The survey conducted by National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) showed that individuals in Lucknow, Patna, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune as well as rural areas paid maximum amount of bribe for general work, admission and to police personnel."
May 21, 2015  Without a Check on Corruption, Uttar Pradesh Can't Grow: Governor Ram Naik
May 20, 2015 Graft is a violation of human rights: HC
May 19, 2015 Debate: NetajiWarChestLoot: Who siphoned treasure?: "the issue of 100 kg INA treasure loot, and why Nehru then ignored the repeated requests to launch a probe to retrieve the missing war chest."
May 19, 2015 Debate: #EndVVIPRacism: India's patience running out: "In a bold act, a woman jumped atop Agra Samajwadi Party leader's Mercedes, smashed the windshield and tore off the party flag on the bonnet after being allegedly winked at by his gunman at a traffic signal."
May 19, 2015 29 crore road for Badal luxury resort: "Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal is building a 7 star resort in Palanpur village. A special 100 feet wide, 1.3 km long road is being built to create access to the resort. The state Government has claimed that the work is being undertaken for public purpose. But the state Congress alleges that road which is running parallel to the National Highway, is being built only for Badal's resort costing the state exchequer a huge sum of Rs 29 crores."
May 18, 2015 Under scanner in Gurgaon Sec 83: "Five licensees sold for Rs 267.47 crore land purchased for Rs 52.26 crore. In two cases, land was sold at 303 times and 880 times the original price within months of grant of licence. M/s Uppal Housing sold the land to its subsidiary M/s Saumya Realtech Pvt Ltd at Rs 69.50 crore in March 2013. In the case of Robert Vadra’s M/s Skylight Hospitality Pvt Ltd, the land was sold to alleged collaborator M/s DLF Universal Ltd, at 7.73 times the original price after the in-principle approval for transfer of licence was granted (April 2012)."
May 17, 2015 Digvijaya shields Gandhis from Vadra deals: "Vadra deals: Digvijaya Singh shields GandhisSenior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh speaking to TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami over the controversial land deals involving Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, claims Sonia Gandhi was never even aware of the land deals. Congress party has been silent for long on whether a former Congress Government in Haryana let Robert Vadra get away by bending the rules for his proximity to the Gandhi family."
May 17, 2015 Minors beaten mercilessly: Two cops suspended: "A day after a video of two police constables mercilessly beating two minor boys in Katni, Madhya Pradesh, went viral on social media, the two cops have been suspended.Superintendent of Police of Katni confirms the constables have been suspended after an initial probe was conducted based on the video."
May 17, 2015 Tyranny of the corrupt: "The retired CBI Director has made incisive analytical observations that may go a long way in cleansing the system"
May 17, 2015  Who Owns The News And Why Politicians, real estate, chit funds and large corporations now have dep stakes in the majority of the news TV business in most Indian states. : "The growth in news channels is not being driven by companies looking to create new platforms for objective, serious coverage but by power players looking to spread their own propaganda and their own views. From Sakshi TV of Jagan Reddy of the YSR Congress to Captain TV of the Tamil actor Vijaykanth, it is now almost an unwritten rule in politics for new entrants to announce their arrival by first launching their own TV channel."
May 15, 2015 Debate: #ProbingVadra: Vendetta or about time?: "Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, today hoped that the probe launched by Haryana government into his land deals will "not be used for political vendetta" as he insisted that neither he nor anyone associated with him had anything to hide. The state government appointed retired Judge of Delhi High Court, Justice S N Dhingra, as one-man Commission of Inquiry to probe issues concerning the grant of license(s) for developing commercial colonies by the Department of Town and Country Planning, Haryana, to some entities in Sector 83, Gurgaon. The Commission, which is to submit its report within six months, would also probe subsequent transfer or disposal of the lands, allegations of private enrichment, ineligibility of beneficiaries under the rules, and other connected matters, bringing Vadra land deal under the scanner. Earlier, the CAG had alleged that Vadra's firm was one of the nine companies in the area which had not submitted documents on financial adequacy. BJP had made land deals under the previous Congress regime in Haryana a major poll issue during the last year's election alleging that land rules were relaxed to favour a few including Vadra."
May 15, 2015 Debate: Your money, their photo: "In a debate moderated by TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, panelists -- Dr Ajoy Kumar, Spokesperson, Congress; Shazia Ilmi, Leader, BJP; Sudhindra Bhadoria, Leader, BSP; TSR Subramaniam, Former Cabinet Secretary; Kamal Kant Jaswal, President, Common Cause; R K Misra, President, Navbharat Democratic Party; and K V Sridhar, Chief Creative Officer Sapient Nitro -- discuss the issue of Supreme Court banning photos of political leaders on government advertisements, and in the fight for publicity, it is your money and their photo."
May 15, 2015 Independent India's first scam: "Who siphoned off Netaji Subash Chandra Bose's 100 kg treasure chest. Is it Independent India's first scam that went unreported until today?"
May 13, 2015 Vadra's land deal under scanner: "Haryana Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday (May 13) claimed that Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhis suited booted jijaji Robert Vadra would be investigated and stern action will be taken. But the mode of probe will be the prerogative of the Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar."
May 13, 2015 Haryana to probe Vadra deals: "Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij said Rahul’s “suited-booted brother-in-law” will be investigated. Vadra’s company, Skylight Hospitality, sold 3.5 acres of prime land in Manesar, Gurgaon, to DLF in 2008 for Rs 58 crore."
May 12, 2015 Debate: Fight bribes, get bricks?: "In a horrific incident of police brutality, a head constable of Delhi Police today hit a woman with a brick in posh central Delhi locality after an altercation following which he was arrested and dismissed from service as the incident triggered widespread outrage. Traffic policeman Satish Chandra was arrested and a criminal case was filed against him after a video clip of his attacking a young woman with two children at Golf Links area went viral."
May 12, 2015 Debate: #RampantVVIPRaj: Thrashed, slapped, beaten: "It's India's sad reality. In the rampant VVIP raj where the aam aadmi is left to suffer. From Mumbai to Manipur, from Delhi to Vijayawada, this VVIP racism is absolutely shocking. In Manipur, a policeman was brutally assaulted by the Speakar's escort party. He was brutally thrashed in front of his wife and children. And even more shockingly, the Speaker was sitting inside the car but didn't act. And, BJP MP Nattubhai Patel and his men allegedly assaulted a builder in Mumbai for ovetaking his car. A case has been registered, but no arrests have been made yet. The builder says the MP's men broke the windshield and assaulted him. When TIMES NOW spoke to Kandivali MP Nattubhai Patel, he denied allegations and said no such incident took place. And, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi allegedly slapped a forest department guard, but police refuse to file FIR. And, she won't answer allegations against her."
May 12, 2015 #RampantVVIPRaj: India's reality?: "Union Minister Maneka Gandhi has been accused of assault by a forest guard. A policeman was severely thrashed for stopping speeding convoy of Manipur Speaker. And the incidents of VVIP racism continue to be reported from across the country. Join the TIMES NOW campaign to put an end to this criminal discrimination in the name of VVIP culture."
May 11, 2015 Fight corruption & get assaulted?: "In a case of police brutality, a head constable on Monday (May 11) attacked a woman with a brick in the posh Golf Link area of central Delhi over a minor altercation following which he was suspended pending a detailed inquiry. The traffic cop was suspended and a criminal case was filed against him after a video clip of the attack surfaced. The victim, who was riding a two-wheeler, alleged that the constable demanded a bribe accusing her of violating traffic rules. She alleged that her small child was also abused by the cop. She said that following an argument, the cop picked up a brick and attacked her."
May 11, 2015 Woman attacked by a traffic cop with bricks after she refused to pay bribe in Delhi: "Not even 24 hours after a DTC bus driver who was beaten to death by a biker in the national capital could get justice; another shocking incident of road rage has been reported in the metro city. This time, the incident turned even uglier as it was initiated by the lawmakers themselves. (Also Read: Bus driver, 42, beaten to death by 22-year-old biker. Who is responsible? Can compensation get a life back?)"
May 8, 2015 Debate: No top laywer, no justice?: "In a major reprieve for Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, the Bombay High Court today suspended the five-year sentence awarded to him in the 2002 hit-and-run case, admitted his appeal against conviction and granted him bail. Justice Abhay Thipsay directed Khan to surrender beforethe trial court forthwith and execute a fresh bail bond of Rs 30,000. The interim bail granted to the actor hours after his conviction and sentencing on Wednesday was to expire today."
May 8, 2015 Do the rich and influential get preferential treatment?: "In a major relief for Bollywood actor Salman Khan, the Bombay High Court has suspended his five-year jail sentence in the 2002 hit-and-run case. The actor signed Rs 30,000 bail bond. Citing that it is a norm to suspend any sentence of seven years or less pending appeal, Justice Thipsay ruled that Salman be released on furnishing a fresh bail bond."
May 7, 2015 FIR against two K'taka former CMs: "The Lokayukta Police on Thursday (May 7) has filed FIRs against two former Chief Ministers for criminal conspiracy in de-notifying land in Bengaluru. B S Yeddyurappa and H D Kumaraswamy would face prosecution, besides the latter's mother-in-law Vimala and her son T S Channappa."
May 6, 2015 Delhi's anti-corruption helpline gets 1.25 lakh calls in a month: "the 24-hour helpline number 1031 received a total of 1,25,065 calls. "
May 4, 2015 Vishwas 'affair' row: Yes, media is compromised but Kejriwal has been its greatest beneficiary: "Mango man in a banana republic, India’s premier jamai raja had cried after being targeted by the jugalbandi of Kejriwal’s voice and media’s chorus. It is ironic that the aam aadmi chief has a similar grouse against the media and calls it bikau (just like the abusive, cantankerous followers of the BJP), recipients of contracts (supari) for killing his party."
May 4, 2015 Three AP cops arrested for robbing man of Rs 27 lakh: "Three police constables from Andhra Pradesh, who posed as senior staffers of the Income Tax department and robbed a man of Rs 27.5 lakh in Bengaluru,"
May 4, 2015 Kripashankar Singh: From selling vegetables to ‘assets of Rs95 cr’, man who became face of Congress in Mumbai: "His first break came in 1988, when Pratibha Patil, later President of India and then heading the state Congress, elevated him to a party secretary. Kripashankar also became a partner in a Navi Mumbai-based firm, Sainath Motor Body Building, in which Pratibha’s son Rajendra Shekhawat was major partner."
May 3, 2015 Naidu spends Rs 100 cr on himself: "Andhra Pradesh is coping with a major financial crisis and farmers in his state are suffering, but that hasn't stopped Chief Minister Chandra Babu Naidu from living it up at your expense. TIMES NOW has accessed documents which show that Naidu has spent a whopping Rs 100 crores of the public exchequer money on himself. From remodelling various offices to hiring private choppers for his official tours, Naidu has gone all out to please himself."
May 3, 2015 Hounded Karnataka IAS officer speaks out on his dismissal: "Karnataka IAS officer MN Vijayakumar who was forced into retirement 3 days before his tenure ended for taking on the corrupt, speaks with TIMES NOW, says false and ridiculous charges were filed against him."
May 3, 2015 Media’s visceral dislike of Modi: "The indifference of the international media conglomerates to India’s rapid and generous response to the suffering of a country with which it maintains a near-open border was understandable. Despite the growing realisation of India being among the fastest growing economies in the world and the rising attractions of both the Indian market and Indian capital, some old stereotypes refuse to die."
May 3, 2015 Rahul is back with Nehruvian Socialism.: "They revive memories of a time when India was mocked for its ‘Hindu rate of growth’ and for being a land of ‘starving millions’. Sadly true because Nehruvian socialism succeeded in keeping most Indians very, very poor for a very long time."
May 1, 2015 Haryana IAS Officer arrested in murder conspiracy of a friend: "Sanjeev was earlier convicted in 2013 by Delhi court for illegally recruiting thousands of junior teachers in Haryana along with former state Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, his son Ajay Chautala and 53 others but later was later out on parole."
May 1, 2015 #PappuCantWriteSaala top trend on Twitter as Rahul copies message for quake victims from phone at Nepal embassy: "he was captured on news television channels reproducing a note from a cellphone onto the visitor's book at the Nepal Embassy where he wrote a message for the victims of the deadly earthquake."
Apr 29, 2015 Endless demands of Haryana MLAs: "Haryana legislators want free laptops, higher car and home loan limits, drivers and computer operators and their demands are endless. And, the government seems to be giving bizarre excuses to justify them."
Apr 29, 2015 Indian sensors slept through quake - Assessment hampered : "A network of 293 ground motion sensors located across northern, eastern and northeastern India lay crippled during Nepal's 7.9 magnitude earthquake and its aftershocks,"
Apr 29, 2015 New book questions Amar Singh's $5mn donation to Clinton Foundation: " "Singh's donation was treated with suspicion and amusement in India," the paper said noting that Singh, in his own financial disclosure statement filed with the Indian government, reported his total net worth was approximately $5 million. "If true, that meant Singh had given between 20 and 100 percent of his entire net worth to the Clinton Foundation!""
Apr 29, 2015 ‘Police forced me to drink urine, have sex with dog’: "“I was made to drink gutter water and urine… It is correct that I was asked to drink urine of another accused and my urine (was given) to him.” The witness further alleged that they were forced to have sex with a stray dog and that he was regularly beaten up in the police custody from April 24, 2003, till he was released on May 17, 2003."
Apr 27, 2015 TRS MLAs head for cruelest junket: "Despite the outrage, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MLAs are going ahead with the cruelest junket ever meant for farmers but to be attended by legislators. Listen in to how they are still trying to justify it."
Apr 27, 2015 Comic: How to interpret A-Z of Rahul Gandhi’s speech: "prominent people who were generous enough to interpret for us A-Z of Rahul Gandhi’s speech, in case his speech paper gets lost."
Apr 26, 2015 Inquiry instituted after traffic constable exposes corruption: "The traffic police chief has instituted an inquiry after a constable, Sunil Toke (50), complained about harassment for his refusal to accept bribes and distribute the money to a chain of officers extending to the top of the hierarchy."
Apr 26, 2015 Corruption thrived under UPA rule, we tamed it: Shah
Apr 24, 2015 Mumbai cops held for model's rape: "the Mumbai Police arrested three of their own staff — two assistant police inspectors and a police constable — besides five other people, on Friday on charges of raping a model."
Apr 21, 2015 Mufti allows anti-India campaign: "Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohhamed Sayeed is once again going soft on separatists. On Monday (April 20) three top separatist leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik held a rally at the house of a teenager who was killed allegedly in police firing on Saturday at Narbal on the outskirts of Srinagar."
Apr 21, 2015 Vadra's jibe at Aviation Minister: "Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra takes a dig at privileges for MPs, speaks of hypocrisy."
Apr 21, 2015 Minister: MPs deserve courtesies: "Yesterday (April 20) the Narendra Modi Government confirmed that VVIP racism will continue at all airports and Minister of State for Civil Aviation blaming poor road connectivity for not being able to make it to weddings in his constituency. MP Babul Supriyo is now hitting out at the media, moreover justifying the requirement of these. When questioned about the privileges that were extended to MPs, MoS Civil Aviation not only defended it, even offered a ridiculous excuse."
Apr 20, 2015 Nehru should be stripped of Bharat Ratna: Netaji's descendant: ""Bharat Ratna is a civilian award and the character that Nehru has displayed... he doesn't deserve the award. The people of this country demand that Nehru's Bharat Ratna should be stripped. His Bharat Ratna should be taken away," Chandra Kumar, Netaji's grand nephew,"
Apr 17, 2015 Tale of a Kashmiri Muslim, who was denied flat in Gurgaon because of her religion!: "“No Muslims in my house,” said the landlord of an apartment in Regency Park, Gurgaon, when I approached him for taking his house on rent."
Apr 14, 2015 Muslim woman gang raped, gets 'Talaq' over phone: "According to her, in-laws neither came to her rescue nor accompanied her to police station. She even got the shock of her live when her husband who is working in Saudi Arabia came to know about this incident by her uttered triple “talaq” over the phone."
Apr 14, 2015 Muslim woman gang raped, gets 'Talaq' over phone: "According to her, in-laws neither came to her rescue nor accompanied her to police station. She even got the shock of her live when her husband who is working in Saudi Arabia came to know about this incident by her uttered triple “talaq” over the phone."
Apr 11, 2015 SIMI had planned to kill Narendra Modi in Ambikapur, admits SIMI operative: "Gurfan, being a part of the team also attended a grand party in Nepal with other SIMI leaders. He further confessed of meeting SIMI Chief Abu Salem while he was in Dubai and other leaders funding such teams."
Apr 11, 2015 Man sells 2-month-old son to buy medicine for wife: "Unable to purchase medicine for his sick wife, a tribal man allegedly sold his two-month-old baby boy to a woman for Rs 700 in Malkangiri district of Odisha."
Apr 9, 2015 Debate: #EndVVIPRacism: Will BJP punish or let him escape?: "In a debate moderated by TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, panelists -- Jay Narayan Vyas, Senior Leader BJP, Dinesh Gundu Rao, Spokesperson, Congress & Minister of State for Food and Civil Supplies, Karnataka; Bejon Misra, Consumer Policy Expert & Founder Consumer Online Foundation; Aryama Sundaram, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court; Neelam Katara, Activist and Mother of Nitish Katara; Dr Sumanth C Raman, Political Commentator -- discuss the issue of MP's brother of Ranjvijay Singh Judeo, BJP's Rajya Sabha MP, allegedly running his vehicle over a school director."
Apr 9, 2015 Indian Mujahideen is not a terror organisation: "Indian Mujahideen (IM) is only a "sectarian outfit" and its members are not terrorists, said All India Congress Committee's minority cell chairman Khurshid Ahmed Saiyed."
Apr 8, 2015 Paid news in India and underpaid media employees: "“Today much of the media is dominated by corporate conglomerates that have a single goal of maximizing profits. The autonomy and the independence of the media are compromised because of the corruption within,”"
Apr 7, 2015 J&K Govt funding separatists?: "Is Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed now tring to bury the truth about funding traitors? Question about separatist expenditure deleted by state Government."
Apr 6, 2015 14-yr-old allegedly beaten by cops: "A 14-year-old boy succumbed to injuries after he was allegedly beaten up by cops in Lakhimpur district of Uttar Pradesh. The minor died at a hospital during treatment. He was first thrashed by a shopkeeper and his aids who caught him stealing toffees from his shop. The Superintendent of Police of the district has ordered an inquiry into the case. After being in police custody for some time, he was admitted to the hospital, where he died a few days later. The locals of the area protested against the police and blocked road."
Apr 5, 2015 ED attaches 14 properties of Vyapam scam’s kingpin: "Enforcement Directorateofficials attached 7000 sq m residential complex, 21 acre land (in Bhind, Gwalior and Indore), four luxury cars, three kg gold and cash worth Rs 18 lakh belonging to Dr Sagar. The massive recruitment scam in Madhya Pradesh, estimated to the tune of Rs 2,000 crore, allegedly been running for the past nine to ten years."
Apr 5, 2015 Marans' Assets Seized in Aircel-Maxis Case Include Fixed Deposit Worth 100 Crores: "The CBI began investigating the Aircel-Maxis case in 2011 after allegations that Dayanithi Maran, as Telecom Minister, refused to sanction key permits for Aircel owner C Sivasankaran; a concerted campaign then allegedly coerced the entrepreneur to sell his firm to Maxis, which is owned by Malaysia's second-richest man T Ananda Krishnan."
Apr 5, 2015 Scrap postal ballot for Medical Council of India polls to check corruption: "Around 87,000 doctors from across the state who are registered with the Maharashtra Medical Council are eligible to vote and they can post their ballot to the Directorate of Medical Education and Research (DMER) till April 9."
Apr 5, 2015 Women tortured in custody?: "In a shocking incident of police brutality, two women have been allegedly brutally assaulted by police constables inside a police station in Rohini, Delhi. The women were thrashed for not confessing to a theft charge. The family of the victims are now demanding strict action against the cops."
Apr 4, 2015 Police atrocity in Delhi?: "In an alleged case of police atrocity in New Delhi, two girls were brutally assaulted by police and were forced to confess to a crime. The women have alleged that they were thrashed in police custody and claimed that police in Rohini, while investigating a theft case, called them for questioning and forced to confess for a crime that they haven't committed. Meanwhile, Delhi Police has suspended three women police personnel and a Sub Inspector after the complaint by the victims. An enquiry has been ordered."
Apr 4, 2015 Four cops suspended for custodial brutality: "“The police forced my sister to confess in the case. When she resisted, she was beaten with wooden sticks and threatened of sticks being inserted into her private parts,”"
Apr 1, 2015 Aircel-Maxis deal: ED attaches Rs 742 cr assets of Marans: "The ED issued an order under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) for attachment of assets held by former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi and Kaveri. ED officers said the order was issued in connection with a money laundering offence relating to illegal gratification amounting to Rs 742.58 crore received by Dayanidhi."
Mar 30, 2015 Karnataka Assembly passes Bill to hike salary of MLAs by nearly 100%: "Karnataka Legislative Assembly on Monday passed a bill to increase salaries of all MLAs by nearly 100 per cent. The hike puts them in the bracket of some of the highest paid law makers in the country."
Mar 30, 2015 UPPCS exam cancelled after paper leak, three arrested: "The CM has also summoned Chairman of UPPSC Anil Yadav."
Mar 28, 2015 Rahul will be back among people ‘very soon': Sonia Gandhi: "Earlier this week, posters had emerged in Amethi declaring that the local MP (Rahul Gandhi) was “missing”."
Mar 27, 2015 Congress leader Hansraj Bhardwaj accuses party of corruption; blames P Chidambaram for propagating Section 66A: ""A defamation Bill had been brought during the times of Rajiv Gandhi. The press revolted and it had to be withdrawn. Today he says it was bad drafting. But what is bad drafting? Whatever you say is what the Cabinet will approve. P Chidambaram should be asked why he brought in the bill, now he is saying it was bad drafting,""
Mar 27, 2015 ‘Do you sleep with other men when your husband is at work’, an Immigration officer allegedly asked a traveler at Delhi Airport: " How many children do you have? Where have you left them? You young girls have children and then don't care and leave them with parents and do 'majja ' with men. Do u drink, do u smoke, do u eat chicken,do u have fun with men when your husband is not there Have you done surgery for birth control.? ( this was asked 4 times) Do you sleep with other men when your husband is at work? Would you like to have the third child with me because my wife doesn't want to have the 3rd child? Why are you going alone to Hongkong, to have fun with your husband, or anyone else? Will you have fun with me? Are u staying with anyone else in Hong Kong? Give me your personal number, which I could call you when your husband isn't at home"
Mar 26, 2015 CAG report: Haryana govt mulls legal option?: "A day after Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) pulled up the Haryana government during the Congress regime for showing "undue favours" to Robert Vadra, sources have said that the current BJP-led Haryana government is mulling legal options on the CAG report. In its report for 2013-14, tabled in the Haryana Assembly yesterday, the CAG came down heavily on the Town and Country Planning Department. "... The department neither at the time of granting in-principle approval nor at the time of formal approval for transfer of licences ensured that net profit beyond 15 per cent of the total cost accrues to public exchequer. "This enabled the developers to earn huge profits merely by selling the land while the government had to forego sizeable amount," the CAG report said."
Mar 26, 2015 ED attaches Rs.130 crore assets in Jagan money laundering case: "These include 8,648 acres of land of Lepakshi Knowledge Hub in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh, lands of Asara Realty Ventures in Maharashtra and of Cyberabad Hitech Integrated Township Development Corp in Telangana."
Mar 25, 2015 Hooda government favoured Vadra in land deals: CAG: "Vadra's company, Skylight Hospitality, sold a prime 3.5 acre piece of land in Manesar in Gurgaon district to DLF in 2008 for Rs 58 crore. The land had, however, only cost his company around Rs 15 crore and was sold to DLF after obtaining change of land use (CLU) and other permissions from the Hooda government."
Mar 24, 2015 India has been ruined by corruption: PM Narendra Modi
Mar 23, 2015 79 pc rise in graft complaints to CVC; crosses 63k mark in '14: "More than 63,000 corruption complaints were received by the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) in 2014, a rise of 79 per cent over the preceding year."
Mar 22, 2015 'Toothless' CVC leaves India's whistleblowers exposed, report shows
Mar 22, 2015 First raped, then hounded: "First raped and then dishounoured. A minor was tonsured by her own mother to protect her from rapists in Thane, near Mumbai who threatened to rape the victim again. Police inaction prompting such a drastic step heaping more indignity on a rape survivor."
Mar 22, 2015 India haters #PartyWithEnemy: "Today, Hurriyat Leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq is in New Delhi to meet Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit. In the wake of terror attacks in Jammu & Kashmir, in the wake of their treachery, isn't it time to boycott Pakistan Day?"
Mar 19, 2015 SC asks Uttar Pradesh government to explain arrest of teen over Facebook comment on Azam Khan: "The Supreme Court has sought an explanation from Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday to report to it about the circumstnces in which Section 66A of the Information Technology Act (IT) was imposed against the class IX boy."
Mar 19, 2015 Indian IS recruit ‘killed’ in Syria was from Bhatkal: "The Indian jihadist reported killed while fighting for the Islamic State (IS) earlier this month has been identified as Sultan Abdul Kadir Armar, 39, from Bhatkal town in Karnataka,"
Mar 18, 2015 7 Civil Services’ officials who paid heavily for exposing corruption: "Dr Ashok Khemka, an IAS officer, was in news due to his allegations of irregularities in land deals involving Congress chief Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra and real-estate giant DLF. In his 21-year old career, 47-year-old Khemka has been transferred more than 40 times and has received several death threats from anonymous people after he exposed the land mafia in Haryana."
Mar 18, 2015 Class 11th student arrested for objectionable post against Azam Khan on Facebook: "A class 11th student in Bareilly was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Police for allegedly putting up objectionable posts and attributing them to minister Azam Khan. A FIR was lodged against the boy by a sympathiser of the minister. The student was arrested under the controversial Section 66A of the IT Act."
Mar 18, 2015 Fatwa: Having woman's name on ration card un-Islamic: "Sunni Barelvi Markaz of Dargah Ala Hazrat has issued a fatwa telling followers to keep at bay from ration cards as "it depicts women as the head of families, and that is against Indian culture and Islamic law.""
Mar 16, 2015 AgustaWestland chopper scam: Middleman Michel spent crores on air travel of senior IAF officials: "Two former Indian Air Force officers received favours from middleman Christain Michel in the multi-crore AgustaWestalnd VVIP chopper deal scam case. The two officers, who have already retired from the IAF, have been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate."
Mar 16, 2015 AgustaWestland chopper scam: Middleman Michel spent crores on air travel of senior IAF officials: "Michel had allegedly spent Rs 4 crore on air travels of top Indian officials, amongst them retired Air Marshal Gautam Nayyar. Michel had spent Rs 56 lakh on retired Air Marshal Gautam Nayyar and his family between 2010-2013, even after the officer had retired from the IAF. He paid for Nayyar's air travel and luxury hotel stays abroad. Nayyar's wife Rachita, daughter Ruchi, son Gaurav and daughter-in-law Smridi also travelled at Michel's expense."
Mar 12, 2015 Coalgate: Special court summons former PM Manmohan Singh as accused: "In a development which is very embarrassing for former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, he has been summoned as an accused by a special court in the coal block allocation scam case."
Mar 12, 2015 Bangalore cop filmed kicking, thrashing his daughter; images go viral: "the man, a policeman from Madurai, beat his daughter “black and blue”, while at least 50 people on the street simply watched."
Mar 11, 2015 Coalgate: Special court summons former PM Manmohan Singh as accused: "In a development which is very embarrassing for former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, he has been summoned as an accused by a special court in the coal block allocation scam case."
Mar 11, 2015 Manmohan Singh in massive trouble?: "A desperate Manmohan Singh did everything, including reaching out to top BJP leaders over the past two weeks. Deep in the coalgate web, he may have been anxious to avoid further embarrassment after being quizzed by CBI."
Mar 10, 2015 MLAs want bureaucrats at their call: "A senior Congress MLA in Karnataka has written a letter to the Chief Minister Siddaramaiah demanding a circular be sent to bureaucrats, asking them to save the phone numbers of legislators on their phone, claiming that he has the backing of several other MLAs. KB Koliwad wants the Government to issue an order that would stop short of putting bureaucrats in beck and call of MLAs."
Mar 10, 2015 Court: Pay damages, act against cops: "Calcutta High Court today upheld the state human rights commission's recommendation for compensation to a professor and his neighbour who were arrested on the charge of circulating an Internet joke on chief minister Mamata Banerjee in 2012."

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