Lalu Prasad seeks minimum punishment in fodder scam

Ranchi, Jan 5 :  RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Friday sought a lenient view of the special CBI court on quantum of sentence in a fodder scam case he was convicted in on December 23.
The former Bihar Chief Minister and other convicts were produced through video conferencing before special Central…

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Positive impact of growth measures to be seen in long term: FM

New Delhi, Jan 5 (PTI) Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today assured that the positive impact of the economic measures being taken by the government would be seen in medium to long term.

The minister, in a debate ‘short-term discussion on the state of economy’ in the Rajya Sabha, said…

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AAP Rajya Sabha nominees file nomination

New Delhi, Jan 4 :   AAP leader Sanjay Singh, businessman Sushil Gupta and chartered accountant Narain Dass Gupta here on Thursday filed their nomination for the three Rajya Sabha seats that will fall vacant this month in Delhi.

Singh reached the District Magistrate (Central) office at Daryaganj to file the papers…

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Shiv Sena tears into Center over Bhima-Koregaon violence

Mumbai  Jan. 4 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Thursday tore into the state and the central government for the ongoing protests in Maharashtra by the Dalit outfits against the Bhima-Koregaon violence.

The Shiv Sena, in its editorial mouthpiece Saamana, accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Union government of…

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Sporadic violence paralyses normal life in Maharashtra

Mumbai, Jan 3 : Sporadic incidents of violence paralysed parts of Maharashtra in a day-long state-wide shutdown called by various Dalit parties on Wednesday amid tight security.

Dalit activists jumped on railway tracks, shouting slogans and waved flags to attempt rail-blockades at various stations in Thane and Palghar…

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