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  • Phoolan Devi murder case: Sher Singh Rana sentenced to life imprisonment August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Sher Singh Rana, convicted for the murder of Samajwadi Party MP Phoolan Devi, has been sentenced to life imprisonment and a fine of Rs 1 lakh by a Delhi court on Thursday. Prosecution lawyer Manisha Sharma said that the court did not find the case rarest of rare...
  • Phoolan murder: Court to pronounce quantum of sentence on August 14 August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday fixed August 14 for pronouncing the quantum of sentence against Sher Singh Rana for the murder of bandit-turned-politician Phoolan Devi here in 2001 with the prosecution seeking death penalty for him. Additional Sessions Judge Bharat Parashar reserved...
  • Sher Singh Rana convicted in Phoolan Devi murder case, 10 others acquitted August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has convicted Sher Singh Rana for the murder of Samajwadi Party MP Phoolan Devi, who was gunned down in 2001 in New Delhi. Rana has been convicted under Section 302 and Section 307 of the Indian Penel Code and the court will pronounce the quantum...
  • Why Ashutosh Rana as Alia Bhatt's father in 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' is every love-struck boy's nightmare July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Seriously. It is all in the eyes. Don't you remember the heroes and villains locked in a death-stare? The one who blinks first, loses. One of the things that caught our attention in the latest film 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya' -- apart from Alia Bhatt's over the top make-up...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Case filed against 10 community leaders June 24, 2014

    District authorities have filed a case against 10 political and community leaders including ex-BSP MP Kadir Rana and former Uttar Pradesh minister Saeeduzama of Congress for allegedly making inflammatory speeches. The case was filed on Monday in the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Garima Choudhry in connection with the alleged hate...
  • 700 cadets pass out from Indian Military Academy June 14, 2014

    A total of 700 cadets passed out from the Indian Military Academy (IMA) in Dehradun on Saturday of which 636 joined the Indian Army while the remaining were foreign cadets, an official said. The foreign cadets are from Bhutan, Ethiopia, Papua New Guinea and Afghanistan. After the passing out parade, the...
  • India Inc lay out agenda for new government May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Pitching for a more industry-friendly business climate, India Inc on Monday asked the incoming government led by Narendra Modi to initiate steps aimed at promoting investments and reviving manufacturing, while putting in place a non adversarial tax regime. "They need to resolve the retrospective and other taxation matters and...
  • Repolling at three booths in Muzaffarnagar to be held on May 13 May 12, 2014

    Repolling at three booths in the riot-affected Muzaffarnagar district will now be held on May 13 as per election commission orders, official sources said on Monday. Additional District Magistrate Indermani Tripathi said that re-polling in three booths of Behlolpur, Rasoolpur Jattan and Noonakhera here will be held on May 13 instead...
  • Thalaiva's Twitter debut: Rajinikanth attracts over 150,000 followers on day one May 6, 2014

    Chennai: The true 'Thalaivar' Rajinikanth, who made his debut on Twitter Monday, attracted over 150,000 'followers' on his first day of joining the social networking platform. "Salutation to the Lord. Vaaakkam Anaivarukkum! A big thank you to all my fans. Excited on this digital journey," read the first tweet by the...
  • SP nominee held at IGI airport after bullet was found in his baggage April 27, 2014

    Samajwadi Party candidate from Bijnor Lok Sabha seat of Uttar Pradesh, Shahnawaz Rana was arrested at the IGI Airport here after a live cartridge was found in his hand baggage, police said on Saturday. The incident took place last evening when Rana had reached the airport to catch a Jet Airways...
  • Communal divide evident as Muzaffarnagar votes for LS polls April 11, 2014

    Muzaffarnagar: Voting in the riot-battered western Uttar Pradesh took place in the third phase of LS polls on Thursday. The worst hit Muzaffarnagar saw 69 per cent turnout, however, the divide between communities in the region came fore with an increased turnout. The inherent fault lines in Muzaffarnagar lie exposed with...
  • LS polls: With around 5 million people voting, Madhya Pradesh records 52.80 percent turnout April 10, 2014

    Around 5 million people of 9 Lok Sabha constituencies in Madhya Pradesh sealed the fate of 118 candidates under the first phase of polling for Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. The polling which began at a rather slow pace ended in the evening with 52.80 percent voter turnout. Voting took place...
  • Yo Yo Honey Singh bags a song with Miss India Koyal Rana April 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Rapper-composer Yo Yo Honey Singh, who is currently exploring the West for musical opportunities, will be composing and recording a song for Femina Miss India 2014 Koyal Rana. The "Blue Eyes" hitmaker has been roped in to shoot a music video with Koyal. "That is a commitment I made before my...
  • No fresh petition filed for bail cancellation of Muzaffarnagar riot accused April 9, 2014

    No fresh application was moved by the UP government to High Court or lower court in connection with cancellation of bail of the 50 politicians accused in the Muzaffarnagar riots. District government counsel Dushyant Tyagi said no fresh application of cancellation of bail was moved in the High Court or district...
  • UP seeks cancellation of 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused's bail April 8, 2014

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has moved court seeking cancellation of bail of 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused. The Uttar Pradesh government has moved court seeking cancellation of bail to 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused. The accused include BJP MLAs Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana and BSP MLA Kadir Rana. For Sangeet Som,...
  • Jaipur girl Koyal Rana wins Miss India 2014 title April 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Jaipur girl Koyal Rana was crowned the new Femina Miss India 2014 in a star studded event at the Yash Raj Studio in Mumbai on Saturday night. She was crowned with the Miss India World title and was selected amongst 24 other gorgeous finalist. The runners up were Jhataleka...
  • MPs Rating: BSP MP Qadir Rana scores 5.2 on a scale of 10 April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party MP Qadir Rana is the sitting MP from Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh. An accused in the Muzaffarnagar communal riots, Rana has scored 5.2 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. He has scored 4.4...
  • Mayawati to campaign for riot-accused Qadir Rana in Muzaffarnagar April 3, 2014

    Muzaffarnagar: Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati will be campaigning for Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarnagar on Thursday. The party has fielded Qadir Rana in the constituency which is recovering its wounds of communal violence. Rana, was accused of making hate speeches during the Muzaffarnagar riots. The party supremo received flak...
  • Mayawati to address election rally in Amravati tomorrow March 26, 2014

    Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati will address a public rally in Amravati on Thursday morning, which would be her only one in the Vidarbha region, before flying to Nashik for another rally there, party sources said in Nagpur on Wednesday. She would also launch the BSP's campaign from Amravati tomorrow...
  • BSP MP Kadir Rana's car attacked in Muzaffarnagar, escapes unhurt March 26, 2014

    BSP candidate Kadir Rana's car was on Wednesday attacked by some stone pelting protesters while the leader was canvassing for the Lok Sabha polls in Muzaffarnagar district. Police said some people attacked the BSP leader's car while he was electioneering for the ensuing polls at Nirmana village in the district. Rana...
  • Kaphal review: Funny, moving and sensitive, the film is never overtly sentimental March 23, 2014

    "We don't know if we are coming or going", this is what Kailash, the father in Batul Mukhtiar's Kaphal, says at a crucial point in the film. He will now think about what he will do in the future, he says later. Kailash (Subrat Dutta) is not just talking about himself....
  • Muttemwar, Wasnik, Navneet among 77 who file nominations March 22, 2014

    Former Minister of State and seven-term MP Vilas Muttemwar, former minister Mukul Wasnik, Maharashtra Minister Sanjay Deotale, actor-turned-politician Navneet Rana were among the 77 candidates who filed their nominations for the April 10 Lok Sabha polls in Vidarbha region on the penultimate day. Veteran pro-Vidarbha leader Jambuwantrao Dhote also filed the...
  • LS polls: BSP MP Kadir Rana files nomination from Muzaffarnagar March 21, 2014

    Incumbent BSP MP from Muzaffarnagar Kadir Rana has filed his nomination for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarnagar. Rana, who filed his nominations on Wednesday, held the BJP and Samajwadi Party responsible for Muzaffarnagar riots to polarise voters ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Talking to media, after filing his nominations,...
  • Shameful that Muzaffarnagar riots accused given LS tickets, says ex-Justice Rajinder Sachar March 20, 2014

    Former Chief Justice Rajinder Sachar on Wednesday termed as "shameful" the act of political parties giving Lok Sabha tickets to Muzaffarnagar riots accused. "This is shameful and unfortunate. People who have been prosecuted have been put up to fight Lok Sabha elections. This shows the psychology (of the parties)," Sachar said. Two...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 19, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Congress likely to field Digvijaya Singh against Modi from Varanasi March 19, 2014

    Congress is likely to field party General Secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Dijvijaya Singh against Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from Varanasi in the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is BJP divided over LK Advani seat? March 19, 2014

    After finalising its PM candidate Narendra Modi's Varanasi seat, the Bharatiya Janata Party is now brainstorming over senior leader LK Advani's seat. As the BJP meets on Wednesday to decide on more seats, the Madhya Pradesh unit of the party is backing senior leader LK Advani's candidature from Bhopal. ...
  • BSP MP Kadir Rana, wife to contest against each other from Muzaffarnagar March 19, 2014

    In an interesting contest, a couple will be pitted against each other in Muzaffarnagar in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Shahida Begum, wife of Kadir Rana, MP from Bahujan Samaj Party, filed her nomination on Tuesday from this constituency, as an independent candidate, officials said. Interestingly, Rana is a sitting MP from Muzaffarnagar...