Washington: The Indian Embassy has raised the issue of Uttar Pradesh minister...
Kolkata: West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan has called a special session of the state Assembly next week beginning April 29 to discuss the chit fund scam. Speaker Biman Banerjee, in fact, has called an all-party meeting at 3 pm to discuss the special session.
New Delhi: The Opposition members of the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC), which is examining the 2G spectrum allocation scam, have submitted a memorandum to Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar expressing no confidence against panel chairperson PC Chacko. Those pressing demand for Chacko’s removal are members from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Janata Dal (United), [...]
New Delhi: BJP leader LK Advani has said that India should take advantage of the virtual crisis gripping the Swiss banking sector due to global campaign against bank secrecy laws to deal with the blackmoney issue. “In sharp contrast to India’s indifference to this matter, there are reports about a virtual crisis having been precipitated [...]
New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Kerala on Wednesday. He was on a day-long visit to the state and addressed a public rally in Varkala.
Bangalore: The Congress has launched its election manifesto in Karnatka. The manifesto includes the following promises:- Interest-free loans to farmers Corruption free government Free laptops to pre-university students Rice at Re one per kg to BPL card holders if it came to power in Karnataka. Assembly elections will take place on May fifth in [...]
Kolkata: The Trinamool Congress has said that it had no role to play in the chit fund scam. Saugata Roy said, “The TMC as a party is not involved in the scam. This has been done by a scamster. I have no knowledge of any personal connection between the TMC and the Saradha group.” He, [...]
Kolkata: West Bengal chit fund scam accused Saradha group promoter Sudipta Sen’s has written to the CBI. Sen’s letter to the CBI names top politicians, journalists, lawyers as having benefited from his company and has also alleged that certain TMC MPs had told him that that they will take care of his business.
Indore: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has said that Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan should resign in the wake of growing child rape cases in the state. He was drawing an analogy wherein Sushil Kumar Shinde is being asked to resign due to the incidents of violence against women in Delhi.
New Delhi: When asked if he had any Prime Ministerial ambition,Finance Minister P Chidambaram said that he had no such aspirations and would like to do party work.