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  • SC seeks SIT's report on progress made in black money probe 1 hour 55 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Special Investigation Team (SIT), headed by former apex court judge Justice MB Shah, to file a fresh status report by May 12 on the progress made by it on black money probe. A bench comprising Chief Justice HL Dattu and justices Madan...
  • Modi government not serious about recovering black money, alleges Ram Jethmalani 3 hours 49 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and Indian lawyer Ram Jethmalani on Tuesday said that the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is not serious about bringing black money back to the country. "I have gone and met the Germans, they said that no effort has been made to take the...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Barabanki DM donates his 15 day salary to Chief Minister's relief fund 3 days ago

    Lucknow: District Magistrate of Barabanki Yogeshwar Ram Mishra has announced to donate his 15-day salary to the chief minister's relief fund for farmers affected by recent rains and hailstorms in the state. The DM also appealed to the district officials to donate their one day salary to the CM's relief fund,...
  • Sajid Khan debuts on Twitter, gets warm welcome from Karan Johar, Ram Kapoor 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Sajid Khan has joined the Bollywood celebrity bandwagon on micro-blogging website Twitter, and he was welcomed warmly by names like Karan Johar and Riteish Deshmukh. Sajid, whose last film 'Humshakals' was slammed by critics and some of the film's actors alike, joined Twitter on Thursday with @SimplySajidK as...
  • Ram Vilas Paswan takes swipe at Rahul Gandhi over sabbatical 4 days ago

    Lucknow: Taking a dig at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for his 56-day sabbatical, Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday said that ups and downs are part of politics but for the first time he has seen a leader "going missing" after poll drubbing. "Ups and downs are part of...
  • HC stays MP Governor Ram Naresh Yadav's arrest in Vyapam recruitment scam case 4 days ago

    Bhopal: In an interim relief for Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav, the High Court has stayed his arrest in the Vyapam recruitment scam case. The High Court on Friday stayed the FIR lodged by Special Task Force (STF) against him in scam case. The Governor had challenged the FIR claiming...
  • Merger of 'Janata Parivar' offshoots a fraud: Ram Vilas Paswan 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Thursday termed as "fraud" the merger of six 'Janata Parivar' offshoots and wondered if it was for real as the new party was without a name, flag and symbol. "Janata Parivar is a fraud. Intentions of its leaders are not clean and they...
  • Jitan Ram Manjhi terms merger 'great devastation', to seek JDU symbol 5 days ago

    Patna: Former Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday described merger of Janata Parivar parties as "maha pralay" (great devastation), and said he and 17 other Bihar MLAs would remain in JDU and move Election Commission to retain the party symbol. The merger of six parties from the erstwhile Janata...
  • UP: Shiv Sena hoardings call BJP leaders 'fake' devotees of lord Ram 1 week ago

    Kanpur: After Shiv Sena dubbed its ally Bharatiya Janata Party a party of "fake" followers of Lord Ram, hoardings were put up on Monday in various areas of the city saying "Beware of fake devotees of Lord Ram". When Shiv Sena UP Secretary General Manoj Tiwari was asked who these fake...
  • Government should have no voice in judicial appointments: Ram Jethmalani April 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Eminent lawyer Ram Jethmalani Saturday said that the government should have no voice in the selection of judges as it may cause prejudice in its favour being the biggest litigant in courts. "We must have a system of appointment of judges where a litigant has no voice in the...
  • 'MasterChef India 4': Kangana Ranaut, R Madhavan, Raghu Ram to attend the finale April 11, 2015

    Mumbai: As 'MasterChef India 4' is heading towards its grand finale with its three finalists -- Neha Shah, Bhakti Arora and Nikita Gandhi, the makers have roped in Bollywood stars like Kangana Ranaut, R. Madhavan and Raghu Ram to give it an exhilarating climax on Sunday. As the fourth season of...
  • Sonia writes to Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, backs farmers hit by unseasonal rains April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi has come out in support of farmers who have been hit hard by unseasonal rains and hailstorms which has destroyed crops in thousands of acres. Sonia wrote a letter to Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan after reports of Food Corporation of India refusing...
  • LN Mishra murder case: Delhi HC grants bail to advocate April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: An advocate serving life term along with three others for killing former Railway Minister LN Mishra 40 years ago, was on Monday granted bail by the Delhi High Court. A bench of Justices GS Sistani and Sangita Dhingra Sehgal while granting the relief to 66-year-old convict Ranjan Dwivedi, who...
  • Caste politics in Bihar: RJD workers 'purify' Ram Manohar Lohia's statue after Manjhi garlands it April 6, 2015

    Patna: Caste politics continues to dominate Bihar as Rashtriya Janata Dal workers performed a purification ritual after former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi garlanded the statue of freedom fighter Ram Manohar Lohia in Supaul. The Janata Dal United has hit out at the RJD for the move. "We condemn this move....
  • Another BJP MP wades into smoking row, says no link between cigarette puffing, cancer April 3, 2015

    New Delhi: The controversy over comments by BJP MPs, including those in a parliamentary panel, on the use of tobacco refused to die down with former Union Health Minister and NDA ally PMK's A Ramadoss on Friday coming down hard on such "foolish" arguments even as government "disassociated" itself from...
  • Centre extends food law deadline by six months: Ram Vilas Paswan April 3, 2015

    Jaipur: The Centre has given six months' more time to the states for rolling out the National Food Security Act (NFSA), Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Friday. The deadline, which has already been extended twice for implementing the food law, was ending on...
  • Lord Ram at centre of yet another BJP-SP flashpoint April 3, 2015

    Lucknow: Hindu lord Ram is once again at the centre of a flashpoint between the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh. Daggers drawn over the past two decades on the Ram Janmabhoomi imbroglio, the two parties are now set to fight it out on...
  • Excited to be part of Jr NTR's 25th film: Rakul Preet Singh April 1, 2015

    Chennai: Actress Rakul Preet Singh is on a roll. After signing actor Ram Charan Teja's next yet-untitled Telugu project, she has now signed another project in the language with actor Junior NTR. "Dis is 2 clarify dt m doin #ntr25 n m super excited n thankful to b a part of...
  • Karan Johar's 'Shuddhi' to go on floor after the release of 'Brothers' March 31, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar has revealed that his production venture 'Shuddhi' will go on the floors after the release of Karan Malhotra's film 'Brothers' in August. "'Shuddhi' will go on the floors very soon. The pre-production on this film is a tumultuous task because it's a very wide film with a...
  • 'Kuch Kuch Locha Hai' trailer: Sunny Leone-Ram Kapoor's film is about risque scenes and sexual puns March 31, 2015

    What's wrong with Ram Kapoor? What made him do this film? And what's with his dialogues? These are a few questions that are likely to bother you as you finish watching the trailer of 'Kuch Kuch Locha Hai'. Directed by Devang Dholakia, the film also features Evelyn Sharma and Navdeep...
  • Kangana Ranaut, R Madhavan, Raghu Ram to be seen in 'MasterChef India 4' finale March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: Makers of cooking-based reality TV show 'MasterChef India 4' are set to roll out a truly grand finale on April 12. 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' stars like Kangana Ranaut and R. Madhavan, as well as Raghu Ram will come to inject enthusiasm among contestants and root for their...
  • World Cup Semi-final: Ram Gopal Varma 'sooooo happyyy' about India's defeat, admits he hates cricket March 26, 2015

    There are many who are disappointed with India's performance in the World Cup semifinal match today. But filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who has often got into trouble for his controversial tweets, has publicly stated his hatred for cricket. Australia comprehensively overwhelmed India to oust the defending champions and enter the...
  • MP governor's son found dead in Lucknow; CBI probe demanded March 25, 2015

    Lucknow: Shailesh Yadav, son of Madhya Pradesh Governor and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Ram Naresh Yadav, was on Wednesday found dead under mysterious circumstances at his father's residence in Lucknow. The Congress described the death as "unnatural" and demanded a CBI probe into it. The 50-year-old Shailesh Yadav was an...
  • Congress seeks CBI probe into death of Madhya Pradesh Governor's son March 25, 2015

    Bhopal: Congress on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the death of Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav's son, Shailesh Yadav in Lucknow. Shailesh, who was named as an accused in the multi-crore Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) known as Vyapam scam, was found dead at his father's official...
  • Row over degree: Delhi Law Minister Tomar to reply on BJP leader's plea March 25, 2015

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today sought response from city's Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar on a BJP leader's plea seeking setting aside of his election from Tri Nagar assembly constituency over alleged wrong declaration of educational qualification in the nomination papers. Justice Manmohan issued notice to the Minister...
  • MP Governor Ram Naresh Yadav's son Shailesh, accused in PEB scam, dies March 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav's son Shailesh died in Lucknow on Wednesday. He was accused in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB)scam. He is suspected to have died of brain haemorrhage. His body was found on the floor of his room. His father is admitted in CCU in...
  • Bihar: Nitish government faces embarrassment over minister's remarks March 24, 2015

    Patna: The Nitish Kumar government on Tuesday faced embarrassment in the Legislative Assembly when a senior minister made a controversial remark that sending a matter for vigilance probe would "drag" it for long. The remark was made by Transport and SC & ST Minister Ramai Ram while answering a question...
  • BJP attacks Bihar government for not providing land to 20,000 Mahadalits March 24, 2015

    Patna: Opposition BJP on Tuesday made a scathing attack at the Nitish Kumar government for failing to provide land to about 20,000 landless Mahadalits (poorest among Dalits) even after five years of the launch of a scheme brought out for this purpose. Leader of Opposition in Legislative Assembly Nand Kishore...
  • BJP says its membership crosses 8-crore mark March 23, 2015

    New Delhi: BJP on Monday said that its membership has crossed the 8-crore mark as it hopes to become the world's largest political party. Communist Party of China is at present the largest political party in the world having a membership of 85.13 million (8.51 crore), according to latest available...
  • Delhi Court issues bailable warrant against Delhi Assembly Speaker March 21, 2015

    New Delhi: A local court on Saturday issued a bailable warrant against Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel after he failed to appear before it in an alleged rioting case of 2008. Metropolitan Magistrate (MM) Sunil Kumar Sharma issued the warrant against Goel after he did not appear onm Saturday even...