• BJP red-faced over CBI chargesheet against Gulab Chand Kataria May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Rajasthan BJP leader Gulab Chand Kataria may have been chargesheeted by the CBI in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. But, as the BJP alleged, is Gujarat CM Narendra Modi the real target of the CBI? The CBI's move to chargesheet Kataria brought out the entire BJP brass against...
  • Delhi: Youth Cong workers storm barricades outside BJP HQ May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Youth Congress workers on Wednesday protested outside the Bharatiya Janata Party headquarters in the national capital over the BJP's demand for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's resignation. The protesters stormed barricades, following which the police fired water cannons. The protesters said that the BJP must stop asking for the...
  • Kanimozhi had no role in Rs 200 crore transaction: 2G case witness May 4, 2013

    A prosecution witness on Friday told a Delhi court that DMK MP Kanimozhi, who is facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, had "no role at all" in the Rs 200 crore transactions between Kalaignar TV (P) Ltd and Cineyug Films (P) Limited. ...
  • 2G scam: Crucial JPC meet today, Oppn plans to corner govt April 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) meeting, which will be held in the national capital on Thursday to adopt the draft report on 2G spectrum allocation scam, is expected to be a stormy affair with the Opposition planning to corner the panel's chairperson PC Chacko over clean chit to...
  • CAG report on MNREGA confirms the rot is widespread April 23, 2013

    The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has tabled its report on the Rural Employment Guarantee Act or NREGA, as it was utilised across India. CNN-IBN has accessed the report which says only 30 per cent of 129 lakh works worth over Rs 1.26 lakh crore approved in 14 states were...
  • CAG report on NREGA reveals poor implementation April 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has tabled its report on the Rural Employment Guarantee Act or NREGA, as it was utilised across India. CNN-IBN has accessed the report which says only 30 per cent of 129 lakh works worth over Rs 1.26 lakh crore approved in 14...
  • 2G case: JPC gives clean chit to PM, P Chidambaram April 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The Joint Parliamentary Committee on the 2G spectrum scam on Thursday gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Finance Minister P Chidambaram, saying that the duo was not informed of the change in policy by the then telecom minister A Raja. The JPC report said...
  • Cabinet likely to decide on new mechanism to appoint judges April 18, 2013

    New Delhi: In what could result in another stand-off between the government and the judiciary, the UPA cabinet is likely to take up proposals for a revamp in the way judges are appointed. The Law Ministry wants judges to be appointed by a Judicial Appointments Commission, which includes members of...
  • Mulayam will still continue to support Congress, says Sharad Yadav March 29, 2013

    JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav said this was not the first time that Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav was angry with the Congress. He said Mulayam has been disappointed with the Congress for long, but he will still continue to support the party. ...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts: Support pours in for Sanjay Dutt as SC gives him 5 years jail March 22, 2013

    A day after he was sentenced, the clamour for Sanjay Dutt's sentence to be commuted has grown louder. First press council chief Katju and then members of the film fraternity made public appeals for a pardon for the actor. ...
  • Cabinet clears the final draft of the anti-rape Bill March 14, 2013

    The final draft of the anti-rape Bill was cleared by the Union Cabinet on Thursday evening. "Anti-rape Bill has been cleared. All recommendations of the GoM accepted," said Law Minister Ashwini Kumar. ...
  • IPL-2 irregularities: ED questions Preity Zinta March 6, 2013

    The second edition of the tournament came under the scanner for alleged financial irregularities and led to the sacking of the then commissioner Lalit Modi. ...
  • Willing to appear before JPC as witness in 2G case: Raja February 23, 2013

    Former Telecom Minister A Raja on Saturday wrote to Speaker Meira Kumar demanding that he be allowed to appear before the Joint Parliamentary Committee which is probing the 2G scandal. Blamed for a number of issues in the 2G scam, Raja wants to tell his side of story. ...
  • Hyderabad blasts: 'IB had issued 2 advisories to states' February 22, 2013

    Sources in the Home Ministry on Friday said that the Intelligence Bureau had issued three separate advisories to all states on February 16 and 19. The sources said that on February 20, the Home Ministry too issued an advisory to all the states. ...
  • No serious suggestion to call Unitech MD, CBI prosecutor: JPC chief February 12, 2013

    PC Chacko said that according to the CBI chief, the reports regarding allegations of collusion between its former prosecutor AK Singh and United MD Sanjay Chandra are correct. ...