Cash For Votes Scam

  • AAP government rakes up cash for votes scam, will challenge Amar Singh's acquittal 05-02-2014 02:39 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government is all set to challenge the acquittal of former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and five others in the cash for votes scam. The government has written to the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung recommending the order of a lower Court in cash for votes to...
  • Cash for votes: Amar Singh, Sudheendra Kulkarni and others acquitted 22-11-2013 03:07 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has acquitted Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh, former BJP leader Sudheendra Kulkarni and three other BJP leaders in the sensational cash for votes scam. These people were arrested by the Delhi Police in 2011 on the charges of trying to bribe the MPs to vote...
  • Cash-for-votes scam: High Court grants bail to ex-mayor Rama Khalkho 12-11-2013 10:19 AM

    Jharkhand High Court on Monday granted bail to former Ranchi Mayor Rama Khalkho, who was arrested in connection with a case of cash-for-votes during the mayoral elections this year. The court of Justice HC Mishra allowed the bail plea of Khalkho, who had surrendered to the special vigilance court on...
  • Order on 2008 cash-for-votes scam likely today 19-10-2013 08:20 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is likely to pronounce its order on Saturday on framing of charges in the 2008 cash-for-votes scam against former Samajwadi Party member Amar Singh. Special Judge Narottam Kaushal reserved his order on framing of charges for October 19. In the first chargesheet filed by Delhi...
  • Cash-for-vote scam: CBI carries out more raids in Ranchi 05-04-2013 02:32 PM

    Ranchi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which has been carrying out raids in Ranchi in connection with the alleged cash-for-vote scam during the 2010 Rajya Sabha elections, continued its raids for the second day. CBI sources said houses of 11 MLAs have been raided and the investigative agency has...
  • Court reserves order on plea against Amar Singh 07-12-2011 02:02 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday reserved for December 12 its order on a plea for lodging a case against Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh for his alleged role in kidnapping of a witness in 2008 cash-for-vote case hours before his deposition on the issue before a parliamentary panel....
  • Court reserves order on plea against Amar Singh 07-12-2011 02:02 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday reserved for December 12 its order on a plea for lodging a case against Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh for his alleged role in kidnapping of a witness in 2008 cash-for-vote case hours before his deposition on the issue before a parliamentary panel....
  • India Shining slogan led to NDA's loss: Advani 03-12-2011 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Saturday said his yatras have been an invaluable education to him. Speaking at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi, Advani also appreciated the support he has got during his Jan Chetna Yatra. "Public support I received during this yatra is...
  • Advani's yatra an attempt to stay afloat: Cong 20-11-2011 06:16 PM

    New Delhi: Dismissing LK Advani's criticism of UPA government on corruption, Congress on Sunday dubbed his yatra as a mere "lipservice" and an attempt by him to remain "afloat" in his party. "Merely taking out so-called anti-corruption yatra is nothing but lip service...this is nothing but grand preaching without a...
  • Cash-for-votes truth yet to come out: Kulkarni 18-11-2011 12:27 PM

    New Delhi: Sudheendra Kulkarni, the key accused in the cash-for-votes case and former close aide of senior BJP leader LK Advani on Friday said BJP's stand on the case has been vindicated. "Stand of all the people who stood by exposing this shameful act has been vindicated," Kulkarni told CNN-IBN....
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  • Cash-for-votes: HC grants bail to all accused 16-11-2011 02:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday granted bail to all the accused in the 2008 cash-for-votes scam. Former BJP MPs Fagan Singh Kulaste, Mahavir Singh Bhagora, political activist Suhail Hindustani, former aide of MP Amar Singh Sanjeev Saxena and Sudheendra Kulkarni were granted bail on Wednesday. BJP MP...
  • Cash-for-votes: HC to hear Kulkarni's bail plea 14-11-2011 07:53 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will be hearing the bail applications of Sanjeev Saxena, Sudheendra Kulkarni and former BJP MPs Faggan Singh Khulaste and Mahavir Bhagora on Monday. All of them are accused in 2008 Cash-for-votes case. On October 25, the Tees Hazari court had dismissed the bail plea...
  • Cash-for-votes: Police gets HC notice on Amar aide 09-11-2011 02:46 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today issued notice to the city police on the bail plea of Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh's former aide Sanjeev Saxena, arrested for his alleged role in the 2008 cash-for-vote scam. Justice ML Mehta issued notice to the Delhi Police seeking its reply by...
  • Amar Singh seeks court's nod to go abroad 01-11-2011 06:30 PM

    New Delhi: Two days after being discharged from hospital, Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh, an accused in the 2008 cash-for-vote scam case, has moved a Delhi court seeking its permission to go abroad for treatment of his kidney ailment. In an application to Special Judge Sangita Dhingra Sehgal, Singh said...
  • I want to forget my history with SP: Amar Singh 30-10-2011 10:01 PM

    New Delhi: Once the public face of Samajwadi Party, Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh on Sunday said he did not want his name to be linked with that party any longer. "I request all to stop linking my name with the Samajwadi Party. I want to forget my history with...
  • Cash-for-votes: Kulkarni moves HC for bail 29-10-2011 05:33 PM

    New Delhi: Sudheendra Kulkarni, former aide of BJP leader LK Advani and an accused in cash-for-vote case, on Saturday moved the Delhi High Court against refusal of bail to him by the trial court. Besides, Kulkarni, former BJP MPs Faggan Singh Kulaste and Mahabir Singh Bhagora also approached High Court...
  • Cash-for-votes: Sushma to meet Kulkarni, 2 ex-MPs 25-10-2011 11:52 AM

    New Delhi: The BJP leadership has slammed the "double standards" applied in granting bail in the cash-for-votes scam. The party is reported to be unhappy as the bail applications of Sudheendra Kulkarni, former aide of LK Advani, and two other former BJP MPs have been rejected even though former Samajwadi...
  • HC stays summon against Rewati Raman Singh 24-10-2011 06:53 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday stayed a trial court order issuing summons to Samajwadi Party MP Rewati Raman Singh to appear as an accused in 2008 cash-for-vote scam case. "The proceedings before the trial court shall be stayed till the next date of hearing that is November...
  • Cash-for-votes: Kulkarni's bail plea dismissed 21-10-2011 03:41 PM

    New Delhi: The Tees Hazari court on Friday dismissed the bail plea of former LK Advani aide Sudheendra Kulkarni and two others in connection with the cash-for-votes scam. The court also dismissed the bail applications of two former BJP MPs Faggan Singh Kulaste and Mahabir Singh Bhagora in the case....
  • Cash-for-votes: HC reserves order on Amar's bail 19-10-2011 05:09 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on the bail plea of Rajya Sabha MP and former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh in the cash-for-votes case. The court will now deliver the order on Monday. Amar Singh's lawyer argued that his medical condition required constant monitoring...
  • Delhi HC to hear Amar Singh's bail plea today 19-10-2011 06:30 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday will hear the bail plea of Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh, arrested for his alleged role in the 2008 cash-for-vote scam. Justice Suresh Kait decided to hear Singh's interim as well as regular bail pleas on Wednesday at 2.15 PM after the...
  • Delhi HC adjourns Amar Singh's bail hearing 18-10-2011 07:24 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court adjourned the hearing of the bail plea of former Samajwadi Party General Secretary Amar Singh in the 2008 cash for votes scam on Tuesday. It is now set to hear Singh's plea on Wednesday. Singh had moved the High court after his regular and...
  • Cash-for-votes: Kulkarni's bail hearing today 13-10-2011 08:44 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will hear the bail pleas of BJP leader LK Advani's former aide Sudheendra Kulkarni and former BJP MPs Mahavir Singh Bhagora and Faggan Singh Kulaste in the cash-for-votes scam case on Thursday. All three were arrested for their alleged role in the 2008 cash-for-votes scam....
  • Amar Singh needs constant monitoring: AIIMS 13-10-2011 02:03 AM

    New Delhi: The All India Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh, arrested for his alleged role in 2008 cash-for-vote scam and admitted there for treatment of his renal infection, needs constant medical monitoring. "He needs to be constantly monitored for...
  • Cash-for-votes: Amar Singh bail plea adjourned 12-10-2011 11:08 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Wednesday adjourned Rajya Sabha MP and former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh's bail plea till October 19. Singh had moved the court after his regular and interim bail were rejected by a lower court on the September 28. Singh was in judicial custody at...
  • Cash-for-votes: Supplementary chargesheet filed 30-09-2011 03:45 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police crime branch on Friday filed a supplementary chargesheet in connection with the 2008 cash-for-votes scam. While filing the chargesheet, the Delhi Police pointed that its probe in the case was yet to be completed. According to the Delhi Police, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar is...
  • Cash-for-votes: Ex-BJP MPs bail hearing today 29-09-2011 08:48 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is expected to hear the bail pleas of two former BJP MP's Mahabir Singh Bhagora and Faggan Singh Kulaste. Both BJP leaders were arrested for their alleged involvement in the 2008 cash-for-vote scam. Delhi Police is also likely to file a supplementary chargesheet about the...
  • Cash-for-votes: Kulkarni sent to judicial custody 27-09-2011 05:13 PM

    New Delhi: Sudheendra Kulkarni, a former aide of BJP leader LK Advani, was on Tuesday sent to judicial custody till October 1 in connection with the 2008 cash-for-votes scam. The BJP alleged that only whistleblowers were being targeted and bribe givers should also be probed. The former close aide of...
  • Amar Singh's renal transplant shows improvement 20-09-2011 07:21 PM

    New Delhi: The condition of the renal transplant of Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh, which had deteriorated some days back following urinary tract infection, has shown some signs of improvement, an AIIMS doctor said on Tuesday. "His condition is stable and his renal parameters have shown some signs of improvement....