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Advani admitted that he made a mistake by speaking about UPA-II and what he actually intended to say was the 2008 vote of confidence secured during the UPA-I   New Delhi: The monsoon session of Parliament started on a stormy note on Wednesday when Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader LK...

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Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray said if LK Advani has any doubts, he can come to Matoshree to get a dose of ‘moral’ and ‘strength’ from him   Mumbai: Slamming Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna (LK) Advani for predicting a non-BJP, non-Congress Prime Minister in 2014, Shiv...

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According to Anna Hazare's blog, Team Anna was formed to fight for Jan Lokpal and from today, there will be no Team Anna or Team Anna Core Committee   New Delhi: Apparently paving the way for the formation of a political party, Anna Hazare on Monday said that the Team Anna has been...

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Anuradha Bali hogged limelight after her marriage with Chander Mohan. After remaining incommunicado for several days, the couple resurfaced after embracing Islam and Bali changing her name to Fiza and Chander Mohan to Chand Mohammed   Chandigarh: Anuradha Bali, estranged wife of...

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The apex court refused to cancel anticipatory bail of Yeddyurappa, given by High Court in the mining scam   New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to cancel the anticipatory bail granted to BJP strongman and Karnataka's former Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa by the state High...

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Moneylife Digital Team 03 August 2012
While writing about India's recent power crisis, the WSJ has profusely praised Gujarat's chief minister’s actions on the state’s electricity situation. However Narendra Modi is shunned by the US state department and still cannot get visa from the US   Your true colours emerge only in...

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A minor reshuffle of portfolios in the Union Cabinet is likely to bring back Chidambaram as finance minister while Sushil Kumar Shinde may be the next home minister     New Delhi: A minor reshuffle of portfolios in the Union Cabinet appeared to be in the offing with indications today...

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Anna Hazare, whose four-day ultimatum to government on a decision on his demands ends today, said he would fast until we get Jan Lokpal New Delhi: A poor crowd on a weekend at Team Anna's indefinite fast on Saturday did not deter Anna Hazare to threaten a fast-unto-death from tomorrow on...

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According to the DNA rest, ND Tiwari is reported to be the biological father of Rohit Shekhar and Ujjwala Sharma is reported to be the biological mother New Delhi: ND Tiwari is the biological father of a Delhi-based youth Rohit Shekhar, the Delhi High Court on Friday said while...

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The crowd count at 11am when Anna Hazare took the dais along with his close aides at Jantar Mantar was around 300 and the protest site wore a deserted look with people seen only near the stage   New Delhi: Team Anna's indefinite fast against the United Progressive Alliance (UPA)...

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CBI sources said Maran was questioned earlier this month, the first time after the agency had registered a regular case against him   New Delhi: India’s former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran has been questioned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the...

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The crowd count in the afternoon was less than 1,000, a marginal improvement from morning's 600, in a contrast to Team Anna's earlier protests at Jantar Mantar New Delhi: The indefinite fast by Team Anna against the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government on corruption entered the...

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The Delhi HC said Kalmadi should not participate in the opening ceremony of the Olympics as his participation can cause embarrassment to the country   New Delhi: Suresh Kalmadi, the sacked chairman of Organising Committee for the CommonWealth Games was on Wednesday restrained by the...

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“Corruption is an evil that can depress the nation’s mood and sap its progress. We cannot allow our progress to be hijacked by the greed of a few,” Pranab Mukherjee said in his acceptance speech after assuming office as the 13th President New Delhi: Assuming office as the 13th President,...

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Urging the government not to exert pressure on the people to pay toll, Raj Thackeray said if the people stationed at the toll plazas force the commuters, then party workers from MNS would act accordingly   Mumbai: Asking the state government to bring transparency in toll collection at...

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Sucheta Dalal Sucheta Dalal 24 July 2012
Chaggan Bhujbal is alleged to have used sky-high valuation of shell companies to collect money, in return for giving out largesse. This is an increasingly popular trick with Indian politicians turned “businessmen” There was a time when politicians did politics and used businessmen to...

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The Sharad Pawar led party also indicated that any pull out in Delhi could have a cascading effect on the coalition in Maharashtra    New Delhi: Upping the ante, sulking Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Tuesday warned the Congress that if its demands like coordination committee for...

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In a video message, Anna Hazare asked the government to set up of a SIT to probe corruption allegations against Union Ministers, a fast track court to try cases against MPs and bringing a strong Lokpal Bill   New Delhi: Stepping up pressure ahead of the indefinite fast from tomorrow,...

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The Kerala State Right to Service Bill, 2012, considered to be the first of of this kind in India, guarantee delivery of various public serves and impose a fine on officials if they failed to perform their duties Thiruvananthapuram: Government of South Indian state Kerala introduced a...

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Chief Justice of India SH Kapadia will administer the oath to President-elect Mukherjee at 11:30am on Wednesday New Delhi: Pranab Mukherjee will be sworn in as the 13th Indian President on Wednesday at a special ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament, reports PTI.   Chief...

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