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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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Pranab Mukherjee got 5,64,469 vote value, well beyond the half-way mark of 5,25,140 in an electoral college of over 10.5 lakh when counting of votes of 20 of the 30 states was completed New Delhi: Pranab Mukherjee was on Sunday elected as the 13th President, marking a new journey for the...

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Sonia Gandhi’s meeting with Sharad Pawar comes ahead of the Congress Core Group meeting this evening which is expected to take stock of the situation New Delhi: Sulking Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Sharad Pawar, who is believed to have resigned from the Union Cabinet...

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India Inc should be firm in insisting on good governance in governmental administration with the least interference in business and industry instead of running to Delhi to get interest and tax cuts and subsidies The ruling neta-babu nexus is not the only ones who are responsible for the...

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To get the benefit of the scheme, the parents should be living in Goa for 25 years and the girl should have been born and brought up in the state Panaji: With an aim to prevent female foeticide in the state, Goa government on Friday formally launched the ambitious 'Ladli Lakshmi' scheme,...

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Supreme Court said the method adopted by the CBI was "unwarranted" and the agency proceeded against Mayawati without properly understanding its orders passed in the Taj Corridor scam   New Delhi: In a major relief to Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati, the Supreme Court on...

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Party members are scared that if they say something against the leader or the decision taken by the chief, they would not get the election ticket next time, said former railway minister Dinesh Trivedi Washington:  Removed unceremoniously as India's Union railway minister at the behest of...

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Pranab Mukherjee handed over his nomination papers to Vivek Kumar Agnihotri, Rajya Sabha secretary general and returning officer for the presidential elections New Delhi: Amid a show of strength, United Progressive Alliance (UPA) nominee Pranab Mukherjee Thursday filed his nomination...

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