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  • Watch: Reactions of relatives of Malaysian flight MH192 passengers 21-04-2014 08:34 AM

    More than 40 days after MH 370 went missing, there was another Malaysian airline scare after flight MH192 from Kuala Lumpur to Bangalore turned back mid-air, when a malfunction was detected. Malaysian Airlines has reported that the flight has landed safely at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The Bangalore bound...
  • Need probe into Robert Vadra land deals in Rajasthan: Bikaner MP 08-02-2014 06:33 PM

    Five Rajasthan BJP MPs have written to Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje demanding a probe into land deals by Congress President son-in-law Robert Vadra. A BJP MP from Bikaner Arjun Ram Meghwal said that the previous government did not do anything against Vadra because of his ties with them. That's why...
  • News 360: Telangana Bill cleared, CM Kiran Reddy stays defiant 07-02-2014 08:40 PM

    The Union Cabinet on Friday approved the Telangana Bill. The Bill is likely to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on February 12. Hyderabad will be the joint capital for Telangana and Seemandhra. There is no major change in the original Telangana draft. The demand of Seemandhra leaders to make Hyderabad...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 17-10-2013 11:42 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Are honest bureaucrats being targeted by the establishment? 17-10-2013 11:03 PM

    After the controversy over Robert Vadra's land deals, whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka has cried foul yet again after the Haryana government gave a go ahead to file another chargesheet against him. Khemka will be chargesheeted for low sales of seeds when he was the Managing Director of Haryana Seed...
  • Made a mistake by allotting land to Asaram, says Digvijaya 15-09-2013 05:54 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said he had made a mistake by allotting land to self styled godman Asaram, who is facing charges of sexual assault. The deal was struck during Digvijaya Singh's tenure as Madhya Pradesh chief minister. He has now demanded that the BJP government should cancel the...
  • FTP: Is the new Land Acquisition Bill anti-industry? 29-08-2013 11:58 PM

    The Land Acquisition Bill, which seeks to provide just and fair compensation to farmers while ensuring that no land can be aquired forcibly, was passed by the Lok Sabha on Thursday. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 29-08-2013 11:50 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Land Acquisition Bill will help farmers, says Kamal Nath 29-08-2013 11:50 PM

    New Delhi: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath on Thursday said the Land Acquisition Bill will benefit the farmers as they will get appropriate compensation. "We must recognise that the new Land Acquisition Bill replaces a bill which was 120-years-old and gives adequate compensation to the farmers," said Nath. ...
  • Sonianomics: Is pro-poor politics anti-growth? 29-08-2013 11:45 PM

    As India battles economic slowdown, the timing of Congress President Sonia Gandhi's aggressive push for food bill and the land acquisition bill is being questioned by economists. ...
  • Land Bill's sanctity has been diluted: Lalu 29-08-2013 08:06 PM

    RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav said that the sanctity of the Land Bill has been diluted and urged the government to give a prompt answer. The Land Acquisition Bill was on Thursday tabled in the Lok Sabha amidst chaos with the opposition parties demanding a statement from Prime Minister Manmohan...
  • Land Bill tabled in Lok Sabha, BJP says it has deviated from its aim 29-08-2013 03:52 PM

    The Land Bill was tabled in Lok Sabha on Thursday and BJP President Rajnath Singh initiated the debate. He said, "The Land Acquisition Bill fails to cater to the problems of the farmers in the rural parts of the country. After analysing the Bill closely, I realised that it focuses...
  • Land, Food Bill pro-poor, says Cong; CPI wants the poor to benefit 29-08-2013 01:58 PM

    Union Minister V Narayanasamy on Thursday said that the Food Security Bill and Land Bill are pro-poor. While CPI leader D Raja said that a new bill on land is needed but it must benefit the poor. ...
  • Documents show Vadra used a 'fictitious' cheque to buy land 21-08-2013 11:46 PM

    Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka on Wednesday said that an independent probe monitored by the Punjab and Haryana High Court or the Supreme Court should be conducted into the alleged illegal land deals of Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 21-08-2013 11:15 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Maharashtra Cabinet clears anti-superstition ordinance a day after Dabholkar's murder 21-08-2013 09:15 PM

    A day after the murder of prominent rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar in Pune, the Maharashtra Cabinet has cleared the anti-black magic and superstition ordinance. Dabholkar had been campaigning for this legislation for over a decade. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 13-08-2013 11:55 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Robert Vadra becoming an embarrassment for Sonia Gandhi? 13-08-2013 10:55 PM

    It was not only the Opposition, but Congress party MP Rao Inderjeet Singh who also demanded a probe into Robert Vadra's controversial land deals. The Congress was cornered by the BJP in Parliament over the issue. ...
  • News 360: BJP targets Congress over Vadra land deals, demands SIT probe 13-08-2013 08:53 PM

    Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha demanded an SIT probe in Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's land deal. The Congress has, however, denied any discussion on the issue. ...
  • Congress under attack in Parliament over Robert Vadra land deals 13-08-2013 08:08 PM

    The Congress felt the heat over party president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's land deals in Parliament as the Opposition insisted that they should be allowed to discuss the issue. The BJP is demanding an SIT probe in Vadra land deals. ...
  • BJP demands SIT probe into Robert Vadra land deals 13-08-2013 04:15 PM

    BJP leader Yashwant Sinha demanded on Tuesday that the SIT probe should be initiated in the Robert Vadra land deals case. "A multi-disciplinary team monitored by the Supreme Court should probe this. Without any investment you can make money, that's a unique model," he said. ...
  • IAS officer Khemka accused Vadra after his transfer, says Congress 13-08-2013 10:30 AM

    Congress leader R Surjewala has said that IAS officer Ashok Khemka levelled allegations against Robert Vadra after his transfer order. IAS officer Ashok Khemka has filed a 100 page reply to the government claiming that Robert Vadra falsified documents for several land deals with DLF. ...
  • Has the Congress failed to come clean on Robert Vadra? 12-08-2013 11:50 PM

    The BJP has moved a motion to suspend Question Hour in Parliament over the Robert Vadra land deals. This came after IAS officer Ashok Khemka took on the Haryana government again last week when he filed a 100-page reply alleging that Robert Vadra falsified documents for several land deals. ...
  • India-B'desh land agreement likely to be discussed in Monsoon Session 05-08-2013 01:30 PM

    The Protocol on Land Boundary Agreement was signed between India and Bangladesh in 2011 but its actual implementation is still pending. Both the houses of Parliament is expected to take it up in the Monsoon Session. ...
  • CJ Mohinder fights encroachment of land 14-07-2013 02:31 PM

    Retired Merchant Navy officer Mohinder Nath Mehta turns citizen journalist to fight for his land that is allegedly encroached upon by his neighbour in Faridabad. ...
  • Govt opposed to debate on Food Security Bill: Rajnath Singh 03-06-2013 02:26 PM

    The BJP has called for holding the monsoon session of Parliament earlier. ...
  • MP land row: Will CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan walk his talk on corruption? 15-05-2013 11:26 PM

    CNN-IBN on Tuesday broke the story showing how close relatives and aides of MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan had cornered prime plots in the heart of Bhopal against all norms. ...
  • News 360: Minor kidnapped, killed by cousin, friend after IPL betting loss 15-05-2013 09:43 PM

    Thirteen-year-old Aditya Ranka was kidnapped and killed by the duo as they wanted to repay the money lost while betting on the IPL. ...
  • MP land row: No compromise with corruption, says Uma Bharti 15-05-2013 09:19 PM

    BJP leader Uma Bharti minced no words when she said that she had zero tolerance towards corruption when asked about the land row involving Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. ...
  • MP: 'Land allotments were made when Shivraj Chouhan was not CM' 14-05-2013 10:35 PM

    The MP government on Tuesday denied reports that the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government was involved in land scam. ...