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  • NRHM scam: HC rejects bail plea of ex-UP minister, another accused 10-02-2014 11:16 PM

    The Allahabad High Court on Monday rejected the bail plea of former Uttar Pradesh minister Babu Singh Kushwaha and another accused in the multi-crore NRHM scam. They are facing trial before a CBI court for alleged irregularities in the implementation of the scheme during the previous Mayawati government in the...
  • CBI court defers hearing in five NRHM cases till February 21 08-02-2014 08:23 AM

    Hearing in five cases related to the multi-crore National Rural Health Mission scam could not be taken up in CBI court on Friday. The court deferred hearing in all five cases as no judge was appointed to hear the cases. Hearing in four cases will be held on February 24,...
  • Life expectancy increased by 5 years in the past decade, claims UPA 27-01-2014 10:25 PM

    As the second term of the United Progressive Alliance nears its end, a data released by the government shows that the health indicators across the country have shown significant improvements in the last 10 years. According to a Press Information Bureau release, life expectancy across India has increased by 5...
  • Haryana: 2 doctors arrested for sex determination test 17-01-2014 05:32 PM

    Chandigarh: Two doctors, including a woman, were arrested by police on Friday after health department officials found them conducting sex determination tests on pregnant women in Haryana's Yamunanagar district. Both doctors, Nirmal Singh and Anu, escaped from their private hospital on Radaur road near Yamunanagar after health officials raided the...
  • Records related to NRHM scam missing from Muzaffarnagar: CBI 05-09-2013 04:15 PM

    Muzaffarnagar: The Central Bureau of Investigation has lodged an FIR complaining that some records related to the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam here have gone missing. The CBI has found that some records related to the purchase of medicine in the district hospital between 2008 and 2011 are missing,...
  • Centre refuses to release NRHM funds to Uttar Pradesh 18-08-2013 09:55 AM

    Various programmes under the National Rural Health Mission are likely to be affected in Uttar Pradesh as the Centre has refused to release funds to the state for 2013-14, citing non-fulfillment of certain conditions. According to Union Healthy Ministry officials, the state could not claim its share of funds last...
  • News briefs: Jaipur-Mathura Superfast Train to ply Till Oct 1 05-08-2013 11:24 PM

    The Jaipur-Mathura-Jaipur superfast special train service started from Sunday. North Western Railway chief public relation officer Tarun Jain said train number 02404 Jaipur-Mathura departs from Jaipur at3.20 pmand reaches Mathura at8.20 pm. Similarly, train 02403 Mathura-Jaipur superfast special departs from Mathura at8.25 amand reaches Jaipur at12.50 pm. These trains will...
  • Wife, brother of jailed former BSP leader Kushwaha join SP 13-07-2013 09:44 PM

    Lucknow: In a dramatic development, Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) on Saturday inducted the wife and brother of former Bahujan Samaj Party leader and minister Babu Singh Kushwaha, arrested in the NRHM scam, into the party. While the SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav was supposed to address a press...
  • CBI arrests ex-UP govt official in NRHM scam 07-01-2012 06:32 PM

    Lucknow: CBI on Saturday arrested a former official of Uttar Pradesh Government-owned public sector unit for his alleged involvement in the Rs 10,000 crore National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam. Sources said the accused, GK Batra, former Managing Director of M/s Shreeton India, was arrested following ay-long intensive interrogation by...
  • Attempts made to derail probe in NRHM scam: BJP 07-01-2012 05:51 PM

    Lucknow: Attempts were being made to derail the ongoing probe into the National Rural Health Mission scam in Uttar Pradesh, state unit of Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) alleged on Saturday, and demanded that CBI should immediately seal all the offices where documents pertaining to the scam were being kept. "In a...
  • Cong refused to give Kushwaha a ticket: Rahul 07-01-2012 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over former BSP minister Babu Singh Kushwaha's induction. He claimed that Kushwaha approached the Congress for a ticket, but the party did not give him one. "After his expulsion from the BSP, Kushwaha came...
  • NRHM: Noose tightens around Kushwaha 06-01-2012 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: Two days after the CBI raided former UP family welfare minister Babu Singh Kushwaha's residence, the noose seems to be tightening around the expelled BSP minister. Three more people have been arrested in the National Rural Health Mission scam on Friday. The three include former UP State Industrial...
  • NRHM scam: Former UP bureaucrat arrested 05-01-2012 05:40 PM

    New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh bureaucrat PK Jain was arrested on Thursday by CBI in connection with alleged irregularities in utilisation of funds allocated under National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scheme. The former general manager of Construction and Design Services (C and DS), was called to the CBI headquarters this...
  • UP Lokayukta dismisses complaint against Maya 05-01-2012 05:03 PM

    Lucknow: UP Lokayukta on Thursday dismissed complaint against Chief Minister Mayawati and her close aide Naseemuddin Siddiqui, accusing the Chief Minister of benefiting to the tune of Rs 250 crores in the liquor trade. He said no sufficient evidence was provided against Mayawati. However, he also added that even if...
  • NRHM: CBI summons ex-UP officials; arrests likely 05-01-2012 02:17 PM

    New Delhi: The CBI on Thursday summoned some officials of Uttar Pradesh for questioning in connection with alleged irregularities in utilising Rs 10,000 crore funds allocated under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) and was likely to place some of them under arrest. The officials included P K Jain, former...
  • Complaint filed against Maya in UP Lokayukta 05-01-2012 01:36 PM

    Lucknow: A complaint has been filed before the UP Lokayukta against Chief Minister Mayawati and her close aide Naseemuddin Siddiqui. The complaint accuses Mayawati of involvement in liquor trade. The complaint says that the chief minister has benefited to the tune of Rs 250 crores in the liquor trade. Meanwhile,...
  • NRHM Scam: Kushwaha unlikely to be arrested 05-01-2012 09:33 AM

    New Delhi: Scam-tainted former BSP leader Babu Singh Kushwaha is unlikely to be arrested by the CBI in connection with the National Rural Health Mission scam for now, claim sources. He's believed to be cooperating with investigators. Kushwaha was raided by the CBI on Wednesday. The central investigating agency will...
  • Kushwaha row: BJP doublespeak on corruption? 05-01-2012 07:35 AM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) anti-corruption plank has taken a hit after its leadership rejected the demand to reverse the decision of inducting scam-tainted leader former BSP MLA Babu Singh Kushwaha in Uttar Pradesh. A day after he switched loyalties and moved to the BJP, the CBI raided...
  • Kushwaha leaves BJP in an embarrassing position 04-01-2012 08:40 PM

    New Delhi: After he switched loyalties and moved to the BJP, the CBI on Wednesday raided former Maywati minister Babu Singh Kushwaha. His properties as well as those of several in connection with the National Rurul Health Mission scam were raided. An embarrassed BJP claims the raids are a Congress-BSP...
  • Defensive BJP denies poll ticket to ex-BSP MLA 04-01-2012 02:20 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP has clarified that sacked BSP minister Babu Singh Kushwaha will not get a poll ticket for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections after he was raided in connection with the NRHM scam. An embarrassed BJP claimed a Congress-BSP plot. "There is a deal between the BSP and...
  • BJP has proved that it is corrupt: Cong leader 04-01-2012 01:41 PM

    Congress leader Pramod Tewari said that the CBI should investigate whether the BJP has benefited from the NRHM scam. ...
  • NRHM scam: CBI raids TV channel 'Jan Sandesh' 04-01-2012 12:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) conducted raids at the premises of the TV channel Jan Sandesh in Lucknow in connection to the NRHM scam on Wednesday. Jan Sandesh is backed by the BSP. The raids were being conducted at 60 places in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh in...
  • Ex-BSP MLA raided, may not get BJP ticket 04-01-2012 12:12 PM

    New Delhi: An embarrassed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is unlikely to give Babu Singh Kushwaha a poll ticket after he was raided by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the NRHM scam. The BJP CEC will meet on Wednesday to finalise 100 tickets in Uttar Pradesh. Sources say senior...
  • NRHM scam: CBI raids Kushwaha, UP officer 04-01-2012 09:02 AM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided the residence of former family welfare minister of Uttar Pradesh Babu Singh Kushwaha in connection with the financial irregularities in the supply of medicines and medical equipment in the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam on Wednesday. Kushwaha, a former BSP...
  • CBI begins probe into 10,000 cr NRHM fund scam 19-11-2011 11:42 PM

    New Delhi: The CBI has started probe into the alleged irregularities in spending Rs 10,000 crore allocated to Uttar Pradesh as central funds under National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), as it registered five preliminary enquiries after orders of Allahabad High Court on November 15. The agency has constituted a big...
  • Cong sets 15-day deadline for Mayawati to act 19-05-2011 11:46 PM

    Varanasi: Congress on Thursday gave a 15-day ultimatum to Mayawati government to act on charges of "brutalities" on farmers in Greater Noida and "irregularities" in National Rural Health Mission, threatening to launch a jail bharo agitation if it failed to meet the deadline. "If a judicial inquiry is not ordered...
  • Kerala hospital cleaning up its act 07-05-2007 08:34 AM

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