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  • Lok Sabha elections phase V: The key candidates in the fray 17-04-2014 08:35 AM

    The fifth phase of the Lok Sabha elections is seeing many big names in the fray. While the fate of Union Ministers including Jyotiraditya Scindia, Sushil Kumar Shinde and Sachin Pilot will be sealed in the biggest phase on Thursday, there are also big names like Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani,...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Final turnout of 61.7 per cent in Maharashtra till 6 pm 17-04-2014 07:30 AM

    Mumbai: The 19 constituencies in Maharashtra where polling was held on Thursday in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections in the state recorded an average 61.7 per cent turnout by 6 pm, the closing time. The constituency-wise voting percentages: Hingoli: 63 per cent, Nanded: 63, Parbhani: 62, Maval: 63.10,...
  • Campaign for second phase of LS polling in Maharashtra concludes 15-04-2014 06:49 PM

    Mumbai: Campaign for the second phase of polling in Maharashtra where nearly 3.25 crore voters will be sealing the fate of 358 candidates including stalwarts like Union Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, ex-Chief Minister Ashok Chavan and BJP leader Gopinath Munde, came to an end on Tuesday. About 3,24,27,558 electorate in 19...
  • MPs Rating: Sushil Kumar Shinde scores a very low 4.9 out of 10 14-04-2014 09:06 AM

    New Delhi: Congress leader and Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has scored a very low 4.9 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. Shinde, a three-time MP from Solapur in Maharashtra has been rated 5.4 on accessibility and...
  • Delhi Police detains 400 bike riders near Shinde's residence 06-04-2014 09:02 AM

    New Delhi: The police detained around 400 bike riders in the national capital after they reportedly got into an altercation with the police at pickets lined up near Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's residence. Many of them were not wearing helmets. The boys were not arrested. The police will instead...
  • Shinde praises Advani, Jaswant; says seniors must be respected 28-03-2014 07:50 PM

    Solapur: Needling BJP, Home Minister Sushil kumar Shinde on Friday praised senior BJP leaders LK Advani and Jaswant Singh and said seniors should not be "humiliated". "Those who are seniors we must respect. They should not be humiliated in the party. Jaswant Singh was a minister and was doing excellent...
  • Sushil Kumar Shinde owns a tractor, his wife has a tempo 26-03-2014 05:03 PM

    Solapur: A tractor and a tempo are among the movable assets owned by Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and his wife Ujwala who have agriculture and social work as their profession. Apart from these vehicles, Shinde also has a generator worth Rs 4.7 lakh and a Toyota Fortuner purchased...
  • LS polls: Sushil Kumar Shinde files nomination for Solarpur seat 25-03-2014 05:06 PM

    Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Tuesday filed his nomination papers for the Solapur Lok Sabha constituency. Shinde filed his nomination papers at the collectorate in Solarpur in the presence of Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and NCP president Sharad Pawar. As Pawar is not contesting the Lok Sabha election...
  • IM arrests: Jaitley takes on Shinde for denying terror threat 24-03-2014 12:20 PM

    New Delhi: A day after an alleged Indian Mujahideen module was busted by the Delhi Police, BJP leader Arun Jaitley attacked the Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde for denying any terror threat to the party leaders. "Home Minister made a statement that no BJP leader is a target. Yesterday, our...
  • BJP leaders under threat will be given security: Shinde 21-03-2014 05:40 PM

    Allaying concerns of BJP that their leaders were under threat, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Friday assured the party that they will be provided security. He said this after a BJP delegation led by Ravi Shankar Prasad met him and urged him to ensure security of BJP leaders during the...
  • Sushil Kumar Shinde meets 2G accused Shahid Balwa, courts controversy 21-03-2014 02:46 PM

    New Delhi: In new trouble for the Congress, its minister Sushil Kumar Shinde met Shahid Balwa, an accused in the 2G scam, at his office in New Delhi on Friday. Balwa, the promoter of DB Realty, said that he met Shinde in connection with an old RTI application pending before...
  • BJP delegation to meet Shinde over terror threats to its leaders 21-03-2014 11:07 AM

    New Delhi: A delegation of the Bharatiya Janata Party met Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Friday over terror threats to its leaders. The Home Minister told reporters after the meeting that there was no information of any terror threat to BJP leaders as of now. But he added,...
  • BJP claims terror threat to senior leaders, Shinde denies reports 20-03-2014 03:28 PM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Thursday denied any threat to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders saying he had "no such information". "Let the BJP leaders come and meet me. I will hear what they have to say," Shinde said. The BJP had earlier in the day cited...
  • No official intimation of death in Naxal attack: Martyrs' family 13-03-2014 02:54 PM

    Meerut: The bodies of three CRPF personnel who were killed in Naxal attack in Sukma reached Delhi late on Wednesday evening and will be sent to their hometowns on Thursday. State funerals will be held for all the security personnel who lost their lives in the attack. Meanwhile, the family...
  • Jharkhand: Two security personnel injured in encounter with Naxals 13-03-2014 01:28 PM

    New Delhi: One CRPF personnel and a police official were injured in an encounter between security forces and Naxals in the Latehar district of Jharkhand on Thursday noon. The encounter is still underway. According to Home Ministry sources, a top leader of the Naxals may be hiding in the area....
  • We will avenge Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh: Sushil Kumar Shinde 12-03-2014 12:05 PM

    Raipur: Condemning the deadly Naxal attack in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh a day ago, Home Minister Sushil Kumar on Wednesday said India will avenge it. "Hum iska badla lenge (We will take revenge)," Shinde told reporters at a press meet. The government has also decided to hand over the probe...
  • Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Shinde vows action as 20 security personnel killed 11-03-2014 05:42 PM

    Raipur: Twenty security personnel lost their lives in a fierce encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Tuesday. There were 44 personnel from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Chhattisgarh Police who were assisting a road construction and demining party when the troops were attacked by over 200...
  • Shinde writes fresh letter to CMs on terror-related cases 07-03-2014 11:49 PM

    Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde has written a letter to all Chief Ministers to set up a multi-disciplinary committee to review all crime cases where an accused is waiting for trial for long or allegedly wrongfully arrested. In a letter written last month, Shinde told the...
  • Sibal, Shinde meet President to decide fate of anti-graft ordinances 02-03-2014 06:02 PM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Cabinet meeting to decide on pushing through Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's pet anti-corruption Bills via ordinance route, Law Minister Kapil Sibal and Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde met President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday. The Prime Minister's Principal Secretary Pulok Chatterjee will also attend the...
  • Include Sambalpuri, Ho languages in Constitution: Patnaik to Centre 02-03-2014 09:28 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday urged Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to take steps for inclusion of Sambalpuri/Kosali and Ho languages in the Eighth Schedule to the Constitution. "Sambalpuri/Kosali is the mother tongue of about 75 lakh people spread over 10 contiguous districts of Western Odisha....
  • Former Army Chief General VK Singh files legal notice against Shinde 01-03-2014 08:17 AM

    New Delhi: As former Army Chief VK Singh gears up to join the BJP on Saturday, he has filed a legal notice against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. CNN IBN has accessed a copy of the notice against Shinde which accuses the Home Minister of deliberately not acting against individuals...
  • Shinde clarifies his remarks on 'crushing media', says it was for social media 25-02-2014 07:46 AM

    Mumbai: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday clarified his remarks on crushing the elements of media for spreading false propaganda against the Congress. Shinde said, "My comments were on social media. It was with regards to the issue related to the Northeast students who were being targeted in Hyderabad...
  • Shinde threatens to 'crush' electronic media indulging in anti-Cong propaganda 24-02-2014 11:48 PM

    Stoking a controversy, Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde threatened to "crush" the electronic media, alleging a section of it was unnecessarily provoking the Congress party by indulging in "false propaganda" against it. The outburst by Shinde, a Congress leader who hails from Maharashtra's Sholapur district, came at a Youth Congress...
  • SC refuses to take PIL based on RK Singh's allegations against Shinde 24-02-2014 11:24 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to take a PIL on the basis of statements made by Former Home Secretary RK Singh against Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. RK Singh had accused Shinde of "lying" and shielding a businessman close to India's most wanted Dawood Ibrahim. "Shinde prevented...
  • I have taken tough decisions as Home Minister: Shinde 23-02-2014 10:26 PM

    Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Sunday asserted that he was not weak as portrayed by the opposition, and had proved his mettle by taking tough decisions. Addressing a rally of Youth Congress at Veronica High School ground here in his hometown, Shinde said the opposition had spread propaganda about...
  • Indian government says no to IPL 7 during Elections 21-02-2014 09:05 AM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has conveyed the government's inability to provide security during the Indian Premier League's season 7 that coincides with the General Elections in the country. Talking to IBN7 on Friday, the Home Minister said he has informed about the government decision to the BCCI....
  • No request to US to track down Dawood Ibrahim: Home Ministry 19-02-2014 04:11 PM

    Government today said it has not made any request to the US to track down the country's most wanted fugitive Dawood Ibrahim. "No formal request has been made by this Ministry to the US government," Minister of State for Home Mullappally Ramachandran informed Rajya Sabha in a written reply. The...
  • Telangana battle in Parliament turns ugly; MPs clash, use pepper spray 13-02-2014 11:10 PM

    New Delhi: It is a day which will go down as one of the worst days in the history of Indian Parliament. Pepper spray, broken glass and stationery were used as missiles in the Lok Sabha as a mode of protest as soon as the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) tabled...
  • Kiran Rao to hold special screening of documentary film 'Gulabi Gang' 13-02-2014 12:10 PM

    Mumbai: A special screening of documentary film titled 'Gulabi Gang', directed by Nishtha Jain, will be held tomorrow for many Bollywood biggies including Raj Kumar Hirani, Gauri Shinde, Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Prasoon Joshi. Filmmaker Kiran Rao, who is supporting the documentary, has invited these A-listers to view it. Last...
  • Shinde orders CBI inquiry into Nido Taniam's death 11-02-2014 06:45 PM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has recommended a CBI probe into the death case of Arunachal student Nido Taniam after the victim's family met him. They had earlier met Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi in the capital. Meanwhile, the Delhi Police told the High Court that a special...