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Rajiv Gandhi Birth Anniversary: 4 major controversies and their impact on his political career

Rajiv Gandhi Birth Anniversary: 4 major controversies and their impact on his political career

It’s been three decades to Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination, but his name still crops up every now and then in Indian politics.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee death anniversary: When the former PM wanted Rekha to contest against Amitabh Bachchan in elections

Atal Bihari Vajpayee death anniversary: When the former PM wanted Rekha to contest against Amitabh Bachchan in elections

After the demise of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the country stood still to mourn the loss of a star personality. In life,...Read More

Probe in Bofors payoff case to continue, says CBI

Probe in Bofors payoff case to continue, says CBI

New Delhi: The CBI on Thursday triggered curiosity when it withdrew its application from a Delhi court seeking permission to pursue its p...Read More

PM Modi should not have spoken like that against Rajiv Gandhi: BJP leader Srinivasa Prasad

PM Modi should not have spoken like that against Rajiv Gandhi: BJP leader Srinivasa Prasad

Mysore: BJP leader V Srinivasa Prasad on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for labelling corruption allegations against form...Read More

Bofors case: Crucial hearing in Suprem Court on Friday

Bofors case: Crucial hearing in Suprem Court on Friday

New Delhi: The Supreme Court is likely to hear on Friday the politically-sensitive Rs 64 crore Bofors pay-off case in which the CBI earli...Read More

Rafale deal is father of Bofors: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

Rafale deal is father of Bofors: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

Mumbai: Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday described the controversial Rafale deal as the “father of Bofors” and said Congress...Read More

Rafale deal bigger defence scandal than Bofors, allege Yaswant Sinha, Arun Shourie

Rafale deal bigger defence scandal than Bofors, allege Yaswant Sinha, Arun Shourie

New Delhi: The Rafale deal is a case of “monumental criminal misconduct” by the NDA government and the scam involving it is much bigger t...Read More

Bofors scam: Delhi Court to hear CBI plea to reopen case on February 17

Bofors scam: Delhi Court to hear CBI plea to reopen case on February 17

New Delhi: Delhi’s Tis Hazari Court will hear arguments in Bofors pay-off scam case on February 17, after a fresh application, submitted ...Read More

BJP flogging dead horse, says Congress on Bofors

BJP flogging dead horse, says Congress on Bofors

Delhi: Congress on Wednesday observed that Bharatiya Janata Party raising the Bofors case is like flogging the dead horse. Congress Rajya...Read More

Why Scams are Here to Stay: Understanding Political Corruption in India by N Ram- Review

Why Scams are Here to Stay: Understanding Political Corruption in India by N Ram- Review

Book title: Why scams are here to stay: Understanding political corruption in India

Rahul Gandhi has crossed all limits, says Amit Shah

Rahul Gandhi has crossed all limits, says Amit Shah

New Delhi : After Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s vitriolic” dalali” barb at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah...Read More

Corruption: Diversionary tactics of all political scamsters

Corruption: Diversionary tactics of all political scamsters

It is amusing how anyone accused of corruption develops faith in the judicial system. ‘Why don’t you file a case and try him in court?,’ ...Read More

Politicians Convicted: Denial means nothing

Politicians Convicted: Denial means nothing

It is rare for a politician to admit his guilt. Even when convicted in a court of law — in the court of the people he invariably stands c...Read More

Banks should have acted earlier to stop Mallya: FM

Banks should have acted earlier to stop Mallya: FM

 New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said banks should have acted earlier to stop Vijay Mallya from going abroad, even as he w...Read More

Honourable MPs or delinquent children?

Honourable MPs or delinquent children?

Whether or not you realize it, those indulging in gross unparliamentary conduct inside Parliament would like you to believe that they are...Read More

Bofors was a scandal, all right

Bofors was a scandal, all right

Bofors is really a ghost that refuses to go away. Just when it was buried rather effectively through the machinations of successive Congr...Read More

Bofors scam: When thugs went scot free

Bofors scam: When thugs went scot free

Before the 2-G and the coal scams, there was Bofors. It was the biggest swindle of its time. Which thoroughly singed the Rajiv Gandhi Gov...Read More

Parrikar downplays President Mukherjee’s remark on Bofors scandal

Parrikar downplays President Mukherjee’s remark on Bofors scandal

New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar avoided commenting on President Pranab Mukherjee’s remark that the Bofors arms scandal was m...Read More

Manohar Parrikar attempts to break Bofors jinx

Manohar Parrikar attempts to break Bofors jinx

New Delhi: In a fresh bid to break the Bofors jinx, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday cleared proposal to acquire 814 artille...Read More

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Quattrocchi stands discharged in Bofors case: Antony

New Delhi: The government does not plan to launch any fresh probe into the Bofors gun deal and Ottavio Quattrocchi stands “discharged” as...Read More

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