Shivraj Patil

  • Hope Chandigarh becomes India's first slum-free city: Manmohan Singh 14-09-2013 01:25 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday hoped Chandigarh would soon become India's first slum-free city, as he handed over keys to newly-built flats to slum dwellers. The Prime Minister arrived in Chandigarh on Saturday to hand over documents and keys to 10 flats to beneficiaries in a housing colony in...
  • Manmohan Singh to hand over Chandigarh flats to slum dwellers 14-09-2013 12:31 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in Chandigarh Saturday to hand over keys to newly-constructed one-room flats to slum dwellers. The prime minister will hand over keys to beneficiaries at Dhanas area of the union territory under the city's slum rehabilitation scheme. Punjab Governor Shivraj Patil, Haryana Governor Jagannath Pahadia, Punjab...
  • Bannurmath to be new Karnataka Lokayukta 28-10-2011 04:28 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka government has recommended to the Governor to appoint former Kerala High Court Chief Justice SG Bannurmath as Lokayukta, Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda said on Friday. Refusing to be drawn into a debate over the controversy facing Bannurmath for securing allotment of a residential site at the Judicial...
  • Justice Patil resigns as Karnataka Lokayukta 19-09-2011 07:18 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Shivraj Patil resigned on Monday after allegations that he violated norms to get land allotment. Justice Patil, who took over as the state's chief anti-corruption officer from Justice Santosh Hegde said that he has submitted his resignation to the Governor. CNN-IBN had accessed documents that show...
  • Land row embarrasses Karnataka Lokayukta 16-09-2011 08:37 PM

    Bangalore: Corruption charges have come calling on Karnataka's anti-corruption watchdog. CNN-IBN has accessed documents that show how Justice Shivaraj Patil has three government properties in his name denting his credibility even as he attempts to follow the example set by his predecessor Justice Santosh Hegde. CNN-IBN has access to documents...
  • Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Patil in land row 16-09-2011 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: Karnataka's new Lokayukta Justice Shivraj Patil is caught in a potentially embarrassing row that puts questions on his credibility. CNN-IBN has accessed documents that show he got three government allotted properties in Bangalore in violation of rules. Justice Patil recently took over as Karnataka Lokayukta from Justice Santosh...
  • Rajasthan govt sends second mercy plea for Chisti 11-08-2011 08:26 PM

    Ajmer: The Rajasthan government, CNN-IBN has learned, has recommended the release of Dr Khalil Chishti, who has lived for 19 years in house arrest in Ajmer and was only convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment in January. This will be the second time the government has sent the Governor a...
  • Sathya Sai Baba was a great soul: Shivraj Patil 24-04-2011 12:34 PM

    Former Home Minister of India Shivraj Patil said Sai Baba did a lot for people who are suffering from diseases. ...
  • PM, Sonia, Advani pay homage to Sai Baba 24-04-2011 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani joined millions of people in offering their condolences on the passing away of Sri Sathya Sai Baba. Manmohan Singh described the Sai Baba as a "spiritual leader and an iconic figure who...
  • The celebrities who 'follow' Sathya Sai 24-04-2011 10:25 AM

    New Delhi: Former prime ministers, presidents, actors and politicians " the fan following of god man Sathya Sai runs into several columns of the world's who's who. The man who claims to have performed several miracles including bringing two dead men back to life, counts top businessmen and even the...
  • Full text: Justice Shivraj Patil committee report on 2G spectrum allocation 21-02-2011 03:05 PM

    On December 13, 2010, Government had appointed a One Man Committee (OMC) comprising of Justice (Retired) Shivraj Patil, a former judge of the Supreme Court. The OMC was constituted to go into deficiencies in the formulation and implementation of internal procedures by the DOT in the issuance of 2G licenses...
  • Sibal targets NDA govt over telecom policy 04-02-2011 04:14 PM

    New Delhi: Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government over the telecom policy, claiming that from 2003 to 2008 no operator paid for spectrum as it came free with the licence. Quoting from the report by the one-man committee of Justice...
  • 2G report nails A Raja for procedural lapses 31-01-2011 11:22 AM

    New Delhi: The one-man committee of Justice Shivraj Patil, looking into the 2G spectrum scam has named former telecom minister A Raja for procedural lapses. Former Department of Telecom secretary Sidhartha Behura has also been named in the report along with RK Chandolia, former personal secretary to Raja. The report,...
  • Foreign Minister Krishna draws heavy fire 01-08-2009 10:30 PM

    BJP calls him another Shivraj Patil; his sedate style doesn't impress. ...
  • Full video: The siege at Nariman House 03-12-2008 03:09 PM

    Five hostages, all terrorists were killed in the Nariman house encounter. ...
  • Tired of political blame game, citizens voice their anger 01-12-2008 11:48 AM

    Anguished Mumbaikars voice their anger at a candle light vigil. ...
  • Patil resigns, Chidambaram new Home Minister 01-12-2008 03:21 AM

    He was criticised for the failure of his security agencies. ...
  • Analysis: Patil gone, Deshmukh next? 01-12-2008 02:07 AM

    Shivraj Patil resigned from the post of Home Minister today. ...
  • Patil out, politics in | Analysis: Deshmukh next? 30-11-2008 09:13 PM

    New Delhi: A day after India's 60-hour terror nightmare in Mumbai came to an end and the nation heaved a sigh of relief, political reverberations were felt in the power corridors in New Delhi. Heads began rolling with Home Minister Shivraj Patil who resigned on Sunday in the wake of...
  • Congress' slumber ends | Patil faces UPA heat 30-11-2008 09:31 AM

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