Popular standup comedian Raju Srivastava decided to break away his association with the Samajwadi Party (SP) after the party decided to withdraw the ticket saying that Raju was not serious with his candidature.
Facing the heat of a CBI probe in an alleged bribery scandal, British firm Rolls Royce has written to the state-owned HAL that it was ready to return Rs 18 crore paid by it to its commission agents to the government.
Sahara India chief Subrata Roy, who appeared before the SC Tuesday, has tendered an unconditional apology for not appearing before it on numerous occasions, and has promised to sell off property to repay investors.
A day after former Haryana minister and sitting MLA Gopal Kanda was granted bail victim Geetika Sharma's family has cried foul. Geetika's family has questioned the former minister's excuse for applying bail, saying that the minister lied about his wife's illness and managed to get out simply by wielding his influence. However, Kanda's lawyer has rubbished the allegations and claimed that his client was granted bail simply on the basis of merits of the case.
Fourteen AAP members were arrested after Delhi Police registered an FIR in connection with the clashes outside the BJP national headquarters in New Delhi between supporters of the two parties that left 28 people injured.
Armed men thought to be Russians drove a truck into a Ukrainian missile-defence post in Crimea. A Ukrainian military official said they took it over without a shot being fired. (SOUNDBITE)(Ukrainian) UKRAINIAN BASE COMMANDER, LIEUTENANT-COLONEL VITALY ONYSCCHENKO, SAYING: "They intruded from both sides, the territory of the army base is big. One truck came from the side of the checkpoint and another one came from the munitions gate. Groups of people, from 35-60 people, have intruded by breaking these gates and also over the fence, they warned us they could use firearms." With tensions running high, Ukraine's "Iron Brigade" prepares for possible combat. Tanks are lined up. Machines are loaded with ammunition. Soldiers have been training daily, in case they're called upon to fight Russian troops. (SOUNDBITE)(Ukrainian) UNNAMED 24TH BRIGADE SOLDIER, SAYING: "Morale is high amongst our personnel, we are ready to go on a mission. We all gave a
यूपीए सरकार में मंत्री कपिल सिब्बल ने कहा, 'लोकसभा चुनाव के लिए हमारी पार्टी और मैं खुद तैयार हैं. मुझे नहीं लगता कि दिल्ली या कहीं और चुनाव लड़ने के लिए समय कम है. 575 बार इलाके में गए हैं. काम किया है. हमें कोई दिक्कत नहीं है. कोई भी चुनाव आसान नहीं होता. चाहे आज हो या कल हो या पांच साल बाद.'
British major Rolls Royce allegedly paid around Rs 600 crore as commission to bag deals worth around Rs 10,000 crore with Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and the Defence Ministry has asked the CBI to unearth the money trail. The commission was allegedly paid by the London-based company to its intermediaries for getting help in bagging defence deals, Defence Ministry officials said in New Delhi on Tuesday (March 4).
Congress's last push for Rahul Gandhi's pet anti-graft legislations have run into rough weather after the union Cabinet stalled Rahul's ordinances with sources claiming that the president is apprehensive of Congress' last minute push. Opposition has questioned the Congress over its claims of committment to fighting corruption.
नरेंद्र मोदी सोमवार को बिहार के मुजफ्फरपुर में हुंकार रैली को संबोधित करेंगे. पटना के गांधी मैदान के बाद मोदी की बिहार में ये पहली रैली है. मोदी के साथ बीजेपी के नए नवेले साथी रामविलास पासवान और उनके बेटे चिराग पासवान भी होंगे.
Ukraine's worst fears are coming true after the Russian parliament gave a nod to President Vladimir Putin's request of use of military intrvention in Ukraine. Meanwhile miffed with Putin's international aggression various countries have warned him to not violate Ukraine's soverignity.