Home / Controversy / Politics (page 5)

Politics

SC dismisses plea against Sai Baba

sai-baba

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a petition by an NGO seeking direction to the central government to step in to prevent Sri Sai Baba idols from being removed from temples as urged by Dwarka Peeth Shankaracharya Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati. ...

Read More »

Durga Shakti husband suspended

durga-shakti-nagpal

IAS officer Abhishek Singh, husband of Durga Shakti Nagpal whose suspension as SDM had triggered a controversy, was on Saturday suspended by the UP chief minister for allegedly treating a dalit teacher in an “inhuman” manner in Mathura district. Singh, ...

Read More »

Subrata Roy back to jail

sahara

Sahara chief Subrata Roy was Wednesday sent back to his cell in Tihar Jail at the end of the period granted by the Supreme Court to stay at an air conditioned facility in the complex to negotiate sale of his ...

Read More »

Panneerselvam as TN CM

O-Panneerselvam

A day after a special court in Bangalore unseated AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa as Tamil Nadu chief minister by sentencing her to four years imprisonment in a disproportionate assets case, party MLAs on Sunday elected O Panneerselvam as her successor, ...

Read More »

Jail for Jayalalithaa

Jayalalithaa

Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa was sentenced to four years in jail and slapped with Rs. 100 crore fine after being found guilty of corruption by a special court in Bangalore on Saturday.   The ruling in an 18-year-old ...

Read More »

Arrest me if you Can

Yogi-Adityanath

The chargesheeting of BJP president Amit Shah and the FIR against the party’s star campaigner Yogi Adityanath by the UP police on the eve of crucial by-elections have again put the spotlight on hate speech. The two BJP leaders were ...

Read More »

BJP for Delhi’s darbar

bjp

The BJP is preparing to form the next government in Delhi as it looks set to receive an invitation from lieutenant governor Najeeb Jung. Janakpuri MLA Jagdish Mukhi is the frontrunner for the chief minister’s post. The party will, in ...

Read More »

All Indians are Hindus

Najma-Heptulla

After stoking controversy over her ‘Hindu’ remark, minority affairs minister Najma Heptulla on Friday said she was misquoted and clarified she had called all Indians ‘Hindi’- Arabic for people living in India- and not ‘Hindus’ as reported. She said it was ...

Read More »

Marans got Rs. 600cr bribe

Dayanidhi-Maran

Former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran received a Rs. 600-crore bribe in the Aircel-Maxis deal, the CBI claimed Friday.   The agency charged the DMK leader, his media baron brother Kalanidhi Maran and Malaysian business tycoon Ananda Krishnan with criminal conspiracy and corruption. ...

Read More »

Indian get Swiss banks’ data

Rupee3

Tax investigators pursuing instances of black money stashed abroad by Indians have finally been able to circumvent the Swiss secrecy code by asking over 100 such account holders to submit on their own details of personal balances in these banks, ...

Read More »

Facebook

Get the Facebook Likebox Slider Pro for WordPress