SANJAY KUMAR

  • Meira Kumar alleges encroachment over ancestral land, approaches High Court May 1, 2014

    Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has filed yet another petition in the Patna High Court that her ancestral land was occupied by some people in Bihar's Bhojpur district, her lawyer said on Thursday. Her lawyer Sanjay Kumar Ojha said some people have built houses on .81 acre of land registered in...
  • Cong's Basti candidate refuses to contest April 15, 2014

    Congress candidate from Basti Lok Sabha seat, MLA Sanjay Kumar Jaiswal, on Tuesday refused to contest the election, saying he would fight the polls after a sexual harassment charge levelled against him was proved wrong. In a letter written to party president Sonia Gandhi, Jaiswal has stated that the Congress government...
  • V Sanjay Kumar's 'Virgin Gingelly' is a well-crafted piece of work March 30, 2014

    A lot of books categorized under the literary fiction genre are not easy reads. In my opinion, they are not meant to be easy reads. A reader has got to be patient and must try and soak in what the author is trying to say through his words. Virgin Gingelly,...
  • Book Extract: Virgin Gingelly by V Sanjay Kumar March 3, 2014

    V Sanjay Kumar is the author of Virgin Gingelly. He owes this book to his baniya lineage that three generations before him have tried to obliterate by staying in Tamil Nadu. In language both gritty and humorous, and often surprisingly poetic, V Sanjay Kumar's narrative, set in modern middle-class, housing...
  • Police arrest man with 500 pistols in Munger February 6, 2014

    At least 500 locallymade pistols were seized in Bihar's Munger district and a man was arrested on Thursday in this connection, police said. "A police team raided a village on a tipoff that a large number of pistols were kept for supply outside the state. At least 500 pistols were seized...
  • Rajasthan BSNL offers free roaming to customers February 2, 2014

    Under a new tag of "One Nation:One number:One rupee", Rajasthan BSNL has offered roaming free services anywhere in the country for its prepaid mobile customers on a special tariff voucher (STV). The scheme began on Saturday in which customers are required to buy a recharge through STV of 92 which will...
  • Youth gets 10 years jail for gangraping friend's wife October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A youth, convicted for gangraping his friend's wife along with four others including her husband, has been sentenced to ten years in jail by a Delhi court which awarded him the minimum jail term prescribed for the offence, saying the crime was committed in a state of drunkenness. Out...
  • UP: Delhi Police assistant subinspector shot dead May 18, 2013

    New Delhi/Chitrakoot: A Delhi Police assistant subinspector was shot dead by an unknown attacker in the outskirts of Chitrakoot in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Friday. The officer had gone to Chitrakoot for a raid to nab a criminal. Additional Commissioner of Police Sanjay Kumar said that Jai Bhagwan, who was...
  • Three CISF men arrested for molesting colleague's wife April 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Three Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) officials were arrested for molesting their colleague's wife in Delhi, police said on Friday. The incident was reported from south Delhi's Dwarka Sector 23 area on Thursday morning. Sujal Haldar, Rahul Kumar Mishra and Sanjay Kumar were arrested on Thursday evening following...
  • Aurangabad accident: SUV's owndership in dispute April 17, 2013

    Aurangabad: Hours after senior NCP leader Abdul Qadeer Maulana's 17yearold son was arrested on Wednesday after the SUV car he was driving hit two minor girls and their uncle, killing the youngest girl on the spot, Aurangabad Police Commissioner said the ownership of the SUV is in dispute. "The vehicle has...
  • Kargil war heroes look back at the victory July 25, 2012

    Drass: On Kargil Vijay Diwas, 13 years after the war was won, two war heroes, a doctor and a soldier come together to reminisce the toil and sacrifice of the Indian soldiers. During the conflict, doctor Rajesh Anand nursed the wounds of many soldiers, not at the base camp but in...
  • Bihar boy tops CBSE class X exam May 30, 2007

    New Delhi: Manish Kumar, a student of Gyan Niketan school in Patna, has topped the CBSE Class X 2007 examination securing an aggregate of 99.4 per cent marks. The Bihar boy missed the 100 per cent by just three marks securing 497 out of a maximum possible 500 marks. "Our students Manish...