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  • BJP redfaced over CBI chargesheet against Gulab Chand Kataria 15-05-2013 08:13 PM

    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 15-05-2013 12:44 PM

    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 04-05-2013 09:17 AM

    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 25-04-2013 08:39 AM

    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 23-04-2013 11:49 PM

    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 23-04-2013 12:37 PM

    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 18-04-2013 08:06 PM

    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 18-04-2013 09:34 AM

    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 29-03-2013 03:23 PM

    JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav said this was not the first time that Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav was angry with the Congress ...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts: Support pours in for Sanjay Dutt as SC gives him 5 years jail 22-03-2013 08:45 PM

    After Justice Katju, many celebrities from the film fraternity made public appeals for Sanjay Dutt. ...
  • IPL-2 irregularities: ED questions Preity Zinta 06-03-2013 10:22 AM

    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. ...
  • No serious suggestion to call Unitech MD, CBI prosecutor: JPC chief 12-02-2013 05:50 PM

    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. ...
  • Home Minister denies receiving Delhi LG's letters on juvenile age 05-01-2013 06:44 PM

    Delhi Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna had written two letters recommending changes in the Juvenile Act. ...
  • Decision on Telangana within a month, assures Shinde 28-12-2012 07:14 PM

    The announcement was made by Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde after an allparty meeting held in Delhi. ...
  • 'Capt Kalia's torture a violation of Geneva convention' 11-12-2012 05:56 PM

    "Captain Saurabh Kalia and his platoon of six soldiers were brutally tortured during Kargil encounter and this is a serious violation of the Geneva conventions which govern the rules of war between two civilised nations," said Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar, who has, along with Capt Kalia's father, chosen to...
  • Mayawati attacks BJP, assures support to UPA on FDI 06-12-2012 11:47 PM

    BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday declared that her party will support the UPA government on FDI vote in the Rajya Sabha. "The government's proposal on FDI has some loopholes but the plus point for the current FDI policy of Central government is that states won't be forced to implement it,"...
  • Oppn sharpens knives on FDI, demand debate, voting 20-11-2012 10:49 PM

    New Delhi: Just 48 hours before Winter Session of parliament, the UPA government is in an overdrive post its dinner diplomacy. Meeting chief whips of political parties, reaching out to the Opposition on FDI in retail. Its stand till now is that there is no past precedence for an executive...
  • Govt on the backfoot over move to 'gag' the CAG 12-11-2012 10:34 PM

    The government seems to be on the backfoot after its reported move to gag the CAG by making it a multi-member body. ...
  • Can UPA survive the Mamata storm? 18-09-2012 11:46 PM

    Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday admitted that the UPA government could continue in power, even without her party's support. ...
  • Coalgate: Action against small players in a big scam? 13-09-2012 10:52 PM

    Government on Thursday accepted the Inter-Ministerial Group's recommendations to cancel allocations to 4 companies for 8 coal blocks. ...
  • Coal controller says deallocate Jindal's block 11-09-2012 09:26 PM

    New Delhi: In a major development in connection with the coal blocks allocation controversy, the coal controller report recommended the Inter Ministerial Group (IMG) to de-allocate coal blocks to Jindal Steel and Bhushan Steel. The coal controller report accessed by CNN-IBN covers as many as 18 companies and will give...