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  • BJP on path to realise Modi's dream of Congress free India, says BS Yeddyurappa Yesterday

    Bangalore: BJP national vice president BS Yeddyurappa on Sunday said that the Haryana and Maharashtra assembly election results showed that the party was on its path towards realising Narendra Modi's call for a 'Congress free India'. "As expected Congress has been defeated in the Haryana and...
  • Another policeman brazenly killed: Do criminals no longer fear Delhi Police? 6 days ago

    A day after a Delhi Police constable was shot dead outside a police station, two adults have been arrested and two juveniles have been held for the crime. All the four accused who have been taken under custody are burglars. ...
  • Rajnath Singh reviews law and order situation in Delhi 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In the wake of attacks on cops by criminals, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday reviewed law and order situation in the national capital and directed the Delhi Police to check illegal gun running in the city. At a high-level meeting, attended by Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, Commissioner...
  • Delhi Police announces Rs 50,000 cash reward for tracing 3-year-old girl October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Sunday announced a cash reward of Rs 50,000 for anyone who helps in tracing three-year-old Jahnvi, who went missing from India Gate in the heart of the national capital last week. The girl along with her parents and other relatives had reached...
  • Delhi: Ensure cleanliness of all police stations, says Rajnath Singh October 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh Saturday instructed Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi to ensure that all police stations and other complexes are cleaned within a week, saying that he may undertake surprise visits. "Home Minister today (Saturday) instructed the Delhi CP (BS) Bassi to ensure that all police stations and...
  • Soon, Delhiites will be able to file vehicle theft FIR online September 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police is working on a system through which FIR of theft of motor vehicles in the national capital can be registered online and there would be a digitized system where the stolen automobile would be searched everyday among recovered vehicle. Although, Delhi Police has already launched an APP...
  • Delhi: BJP wants a review of security for MLAs September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: In a view of the attack on its MLA Jeetendra Singh Shunty, the BJP on Wednesday called upon Lt Governor Najeeb Jung and Police Commissioner BS Bassi to review security of those MLAs who are facing a security threat. "MLAs have to meet different kind of people everyday....
  • Karnataka bypolls: Congress leader NY Gopalakrishna wins from Bellary Rural seat August 25, 2014

    Bangalore: Congress leader NY Gopalakrishna wins Bellary Rural bypoll by a margin of 33104 votes. Congress is leading in ChikkodiSadalaga with 13360 votes. BJP is leading in Shikaripura. Counting of votes for the August 21 byelection to three Assembly seats from Karnataka begins today with the outcome being a test...
  • Karnataka bypolls results on Monday: Congress, BJP keep fingers crossed August 24, 2014

    Bangalore: Counting of votes for the August 21 byelection to three Assembly seats from Karnataka will be held tomorrow with the outcome being a test of popularity and prestige for Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and BJP VicePresident BS Yeddyurappa. Both the ruling Congress and BJP fought a hard battle in the...
  • RSS imprint on BJP chief Amit Shah's new team, seven party members get key posts August 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The imprint of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Bharatiya Janata Party's new team is certain with as many as seven RSS members being given key posts in BJP President Amit Shah's newly constituted core team. Ram Madhav, who has been the media face of the RSS, has been...
  • Congress, AAP slam Yeddy's inclusion in Amit Shah's team August 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress and Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday criticized the inclusion of former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa in BJP's new team of officebearers wondering over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ways of combating corruption. "It is Modi's unique style of functioning to fight corruption with corrupt people," Congress general...
  • BJP chief Amit Shah's new team; Varun Gandhi out, BS Yeddyurappa named vice president August 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Saturday reconstituted his core team. He has appointed former Karnataka chief minister and MP BS Yeddyurappa as one of the national vice presidents. Other senior leaders Bandaru Dattathreya and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi have also been appointed as vice presidents. The announcement...
  • UGC allows IISc Bangalore to continue with fouryear undergraduate course with some changes August 13, 2014

    Bangalore: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has given in and allowed the Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore, to continue with its fouryear undergraduate programme. However, there are some changes to the course as students admitted to the Bachelor of Science (BS) programme, will now be granted a BSc degree...
  • Delhi Police launches WhatsApp helpline to curb corruption August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Smartphones and the popular chat messenger WhatsApp in it has now turned into an effective weapon against errant policemen with Delhi Police launching a new anticorruption helpline where one can send audio or video clips if any cop seeks bribe or harasses a person. The new helpline...
  • BS Bassi wants compulsory selfdefence training for girls July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Saturday pitched for compulsory selfdefence training for girls from the age of seven years even at the expense of saying "goodbye" to regular subjects so that she can be able to "hit back" if somebody dares to misbehave with her. "I want to...
  • Home Minister orders crack down on hoarders in Delhi July 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday directed massive crackdown against hoarding of essential commodities including onion and potatoes in Delhi and asked the administration to take steps to control price rise. The Home Minister's directive came following a highlevel meeting attended by Delhi LG Najeeb Jung, Chief Secretary...
  • Cameras in Bangalore park to ward off lovers June 30, 2014

    Bangalore: Watch out if you are taking a stroll at the Bugle Park in Bangalore, for the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike or the BBMP has installed surveillance cameras. This is, to control couples indulging in public display of affection, what the Mayor of Bangalore calls an antisocial activity. ...
  • In major reshuffle, 26 bureaucrats transferred in Chhattisgarh June 18, 2014

    In a major reshuffle in the civil administration, as many as 26 bureaucrats including 17 IAS, six IFS and three SAS (State Administrative Service) officers were shifted in the state. "The order in this regard was released late last night from Mantralaya (Mahanadi Bhavan), Naya Raipur," an official statement said here. As...
  • No plans of arming traffic constables yet, says Delhi Police Commissioner June 16, 2014

    After meeting with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi said, "As of now, we don't intend to issue arms to the traffic police. The Home Minister offered condolences to the traffic officer was killed." On Sunday, a 26yearold traffic constable was run over by...
  • BS Yeddyurappa submits resignation as MLA May 25, 2014

    Former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, who won Shimoga Lok Saba seat by a huge margin, has submitted his resignation as an MLA to the Speaker of Karnataka Assembly. "He (Yeddyurappa) has resigned as MLA in the wake of him being elected as the Member of Parliament. He has submitted his...
  • Yeddyurappa opts out of Cabinet race, writes to Modi May 22, 2014

    Bangalore: Former Karnataka chief minister and newly elected BJP MP BS Yeddyurappa has opted out of lobbying for a Cabinet berth at the Centre. In a letter written to Narendra Modi on Thursday, Yeddyurappa has said that he will focus on strengthening the BJP in Karnataka. Yeddyurappa won from the Shimoga...
  • Assistant engineer caught redhanded receiving a bribe of Rs 10,000 May 21, 2014

    An assistant engineer was allegedly caught redhanded receiving a bribe of Rs 10,000 from a deputy sarpanch of Gandhawad gram panchayat on Wednesday, a Lokayukta official said in Khargone. Acting on a tipoff, a police team laid a trap and caught the official identified as Jaikumar Shrivastava posted at Sagaon Janpad...
  • Modi meets Advani, party leaders; top Cabinet posts under discussion May 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Hectic parley and consultations are underway in the national capital with Prime Minister designate Narendra Modi meeting several top Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to take a final decision on the Cabinet formation. RSS general secretary Ram Lal and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley met party President Rajnath...
  • BJP sweeps Uttarakhand, wins all 5 seats May 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The state of Uttarakhand in awash with the lotus as the Bharatiya Janata Party has swept all the five seats. The result was the reverse of the 2009 general elections when the Congress won three seats. Three former BJP chief ministers Bhuvan Chandra Khanduri, Bhagat Singh Koshiyari and...
  • Delhi: BJP files complaint against inflammatory SMSes May 15, 2014

    BJP leader Vijender Gupta on Thursday submitted a written complaint against circulation of inflammatory SMSes that, he said, affect the party's image, according to police in New Delhi. The Bharatiya Janata Party leader met Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi at Police Headquarters and complained that the messages might disturb peace and...
  • Watch: BS Yeddyurappa cast his vote in Shimoga April 17, 2014

    Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa was amongst the early voters in Shimoga, Karnataka. ...
  • Lok Sabha elections phase V: The key candidates in the fray April 17, 2014

    The fifth phase of the Lok Sabha elections is seeing many big names in the fray. While the fate of Union Ministers including Jyotiraditya Scindia, Sushil Kumar Shinde and Sachin Pilot will be sealed in the biggest phase on Thursday, there are also big names like Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani,...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Battle for survival and prestige in Karnataka April 16, 2014

    Bangalore: All 28 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka will be voting on April 17 in a single phase. This Lok Sabha election has become a true battle of prestige for over a dozen leaders from different political parties. As a well known analyst says prestige of these leaders is at...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Karnataka April 9, 2014

    Just days to go before 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Deepa Balakrishnan visits Karnataka to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituency. Karnataka is set to vote on April 17. ...
  • My popularity makes Congress nervous, says Yeddyurappa April 6, 2014

    Bangalore: BJP candidate from Shimoga BS Yeddyurappa shrugged away allegations of corruption against him by his opponents. This comes after Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in Bellary last week had attacked the BJP for giving tickets to 'tainted' leaders like Yeddyurappa. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Yeddyurappa blamed the Congress for creating...