EXPULSION

  • Delhi HC to hear Jethmalani's plea against expulsion from BJP in May January 30, 2014

    The Delhi High Court on Thursday fixed May 2 as the date for hearing plea of noted criminal lawyer Ram Jethmalani challenging his expulsion from primary membership of BJP on charges of "breach of discipline". The hearing on the law suit of Jethmalani, 89, was deferred after Joint Registrar Brijesh Kumar...
  • Pak expels New York Times journalist on election eve May 11, 2013

    Washington: Pakistan has expelled the Islamabad bureau chief for The New York Times on the eve of national elections, according to the influential US daily. The Times has strongly protested the orders of Pakistan's Interior Ministry and is seeking his reinstatement of Declan Walsh, 39, a veteran correspondent who has...
  • Karnataka minister expelled from BJP March 27, 2013

    Bangalore: The ruling BJP in Karnataka on Tuesday expelled Karnataka Excise Minister MP Renukacharya for antiparty activites. The minister had earlier claimed that he paid kickbacks to former Chief Minister Sadananda Gowda The BJP has expelled Excise Minister Renukacharya for six years. In his first initiative against indiscipline after taking...
  • I can't get BJP out of my blood stream: Jaswant May 21, 2010

    New Delhi: Senior politician Jaswant Singh was expelled from the BJP in August 2009 for his biography on M A Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan. Singh then called the BJP narrowminded, limited but he is not over with the party yet. Singh, Lok Sabha MP from Darjeeling, told CNNIBN's Suhasini...
  • Mayawati expels Ansari brothers from BSP April 16, 2010

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Friday expelled criminalturnedpolitician Mukhtar Ansari from the primary membership of the party. "Ansari's involvement in criminal activities led our party president to take the decision to expel him," a BSP press release released here said. His elder brother Afzal...
  • 8yearold HIV+ boy expelled from school August 25, 2009

    Allahabad: In a shocking case of discrimination from Belamundi a village in Uttar Pradesh an eightyearold has been expelled from a government run primary school after he tested HIV positive. And not just that, his his brother and sister have been expelled from the school as well. "They sent...
  • RSS played no role in Jaswant's expulsion: Bhagwat August 21, 2009

    Jammu: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief, Mohan Bhagwat, said on Friday that his organisation had no role in the expulsion of veteran politician Jaswant Singh from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). "RSS has no role in it whatsoever," Bhagwat told mediapersons on the first day of his threeday visit to Jammu...
  • Hurt Jaswant hits back, says BJP drunk on power August 19, 2009

    The BJP was once an organisation of flamelike purity but power has tarnished it, says senior politician Jaswant Singh, whom the party expelled on Wednesday. Singh told CNNIBN in an interview that senior BJP leaders knew that he was writing a biography of Mohammed Ali Jinnah and yet expelled him...
  • Sudan expels aid workers, hunger crisis looms large March 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Sudan is at the cusp of a major humanitarian crisis. More than a million people could go hungry in Darfur from the month of May, as a result of gaps left by the expulsion of foreign aid and relief groups by the government. This shocking assessment has been...
  • IIT Delhi takes back 3 expelled Dalit students July 2, 2008

    New Delhi: The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi on Wednesday cancelled the expulsion of three Dalit students, but said the remaining 17 against whom similar action was taken for "poor performance" would not be reinducted. In a mail to IANS, the registrar's office said the special review committee (SRC) had...
  • US condemns top UN reps expulsion from Myanmar November 3, 2007

    New Delhi: Even as Myanmar prepares for the arrival of UN envoy Ibrahim Gambari on Saturday, its military regime has ordered the expulsion of UN's top diplomat in the country. UN resident coordinator Charles Petrie has been expelled for being critical of the government's handling of the protests by monks last...
  • Gujarat Assembly expels Congress MLAs February 23, 2007

    New Delhi: Gujarat Assembly Speaker Mangaldas Patel on Friday expelled four Congress MLAs Dinesh Parmar, Paresh Dhanani, Bhawan Bharwad and Jagdish Thakor from the Assembly for the entire Budget session for ''misbehaving with the administrative staff of the House and disrupting the proceedings'' during Question Hour. The four Congress...
  • Natwar's son expelled from Congress September 5, 2006

    Jaipur: Jagat Singh, who along with his father, former external affairs minister Natwar Singh has been indicted in the Iraqi OilforFood scam, was on Tuesday expelled from the party for indiscipline and misconduct. Acting on the recommendations of a disciplinary committee headed by senior leader Pradhyuman Singh, the party decided...