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  • Setback to Lokayukt

    of India for removing Delhi Minister Rajkumar Chauhan has made the institution of Lokayukt a mere formality without any utility. Similar fate has been observed in Karnataka too.

  • They behave like politicians

    Both Baba Ramdev and Anna Hazare who are protesting and fighting the corruption and Black Money are behaving like politicians rather than yoga guru and Gandhian. By taking advantage of the situation they are bent on paralyzing the basic structure

  • Name change, a secular trend!

    It has been reported in a section of press that Mamata Banerjee is going to change the name of Alia Vishwavidyalaya to Alia Madrasa Vishwavidyalaya after students of the institution went into agitation demanding the same. At the time of naming th

  • Rail commutersalt146welfare

    It is heartening that the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission ( NCDRC) has held that the railways are responsible for the well being of passengers. The landmark order has aptly brought the railways under the ambit of ‘ consumer goods

  • Crisil- Kotak report No of HNIs to jump 3- fold by 2016

    FPJ BUSINESS DESK Mumbai The new rich Indian is not reclusive, is likely to be seen on television and glam pages of newspapers and is comfortable with opulent displays and the limelight. This individual is, unsurprisi

  • Somalian Govt urges pirates to release Indian hosteges

    Mumbai: The Government of Somalia on Tuesday appealed to the Somalian pirates to release the 7 Indian seafarers of MV Asphalt Venture, held captive by them, reports PTI. Somaliaalt146s Ambassador Ebyan Mahamed Salah, who was in Mumbai on Tuesday

  • Illogical demands

    vigilance & Lokpal Bill are subjects of the day. Law apart the demands by Anna Hazare or Baba Ramdev do not appear to be unreasonable or illogical. Question relating to who should and who should not be included in the Lok Pal Bill should be left

  • Mayaalt146s poll stunt!

    This refers to the report titled ‘ New land acquisition policy in UPalt146( FPJ, June 3). Now due to the fear of debacle in the forthcoming Assembly Election, Mayawati government came up with a new land acquisition policy in the state. It is onl

  • Let the Govt step down

    This refers to your editorial;alt147 A Govt on its knees cannot governalt148 ( FPJ, June 03), I am reiterating my opinion, that Baba Ramdev and his Swabhiman should have insisted upon the failed Govt to step down, and that would be a well meaning

  • Will Lokpal Bill become a casualty?

    BY AMULYA GANGULI After the initial bungling, the Congress may have earned a temporary reprieve with the anti- corruption campaign assuming a political colour. As long as it was being conducted by non- politic


    WITH the Congress raising a hue and cry about BJP leader Sushma Swaraj shaking a leg at Raj Ghat, tweetizens are wondering what the fuss is all about.

  • A crisis of leadership

    It is highly unlikely that the demand for an early session of parliament will be accepted by a beleaguered government. On Monday, the BJP leaders in a memorandum to the President, Pratibha Patil, sought her good offic

  • Baba effect: Funeral of democracy march in Bandra

    STAFF REPORTER Mumbai Volunteers from India Against Corruption ( IAC) and Bharat Swabhiman Nyas ( BSN) carried out a unique protest march at Bandra that was named the funeral of democracy and its two children ( liberty and freedom). Condemning th

  • Adnan Sami allowed to travel abroad, for now

    STAFF REPORTER Mumbai A single bench of Justice B R Gavai of the Bombay High Court on Tuesday allowed Pakistani singer Adnan Sami who is facing charges under the Foreign Exchange Management Act ( FEMA), to travel abroad till the end of the trial

  • Thane earned Rs 48 crore for CR

    OUR CORRESPONDENT Thane Thane has earned over 48 crore via selling the railway tickets thus registering highest earnings through the sale of suburban tickets in 2010- 11 on Central Railway ( CR), leaving behind important stations like CST and Kur

  • RPI demands Chidambaramalt39s resignation

    Mumbai Republican Party of India on Tuesday held Union Home Minister P Chidambaram guilty for the police action against yoga guru Baba Ramdev and followers at Ramlila Grounds and demanded his immediate resignation.

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