Claiming that Kalikho Pul, who allegedly committed suicide, left 'explosive secret notes', Arunachal Pradesh ex-Governor Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa on Tuesday sought a Central Bureau of Investigation inquiry into the former chief minister’s death. "Many eminent people have informed me that Pul has left behind explosive secret notes that can shake Indian politics," Rajkhowa said. Pul’s body was found hanging at his Itanagar chief minister’s bungalow on August 9. Asked if he had seen ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia was attacked with ink outside the Lt Governor’s Office by a man who claimed that he was upset over the Aam Aadmi Party leader undertaking a tour of Finland at a time when the city was grappling with a health crisis. The man, who threw ink at Sisodia, has been arrested, police said. Copious amount of ink was thrown at Sisodia by Brijesh Shukla, 42, from North-east Delhi’s Karawal Nagar who was detained by the police and ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Aam Aadmi Party ministers Satyendar Jain and Kapil Mishra on Saturday went to meet Lt Governor Najeeb Jung at his office following his fax to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia to return from Finland, but the meeting did not materialise as Jung was not in his office, triggering a fresh spat between the two sides. “It appears he is not in a mood to work today,” Mishra said taking a jibe at Jung. But the LG office retorted that it was operational on all seven days of the week and ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Twenty seven days after Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Najeeb Ahmed went missing under mysterious circumstances, the varsity student union on Friday announced the organisation of country-wide protests against Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar and ...DNA, 3 weeks ago
More than the traditional Dravidian political rivalry that’s now on display, it’s boiling down to father-son one-upmanship within the DMK, says N Sathiya Moorthy. For a chip of the old block, M K Stalin, politician-son of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam president M Karunanidhi, is making feeble yet continual attempts at bringing back the missing ‘civility’ in southern Tamil Nadu’s Dravidian political discourse. If he is getting less cooperation from the ruling All India ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
There is no alternative for the party and the state but to wait for Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to return home and make her call, says N Sathiya Moorthy. Image: AIADMK women’s wing members eat food from the floor as a prayer for the speedy recovery of party supremo and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, at a temple in Chennai. Photograph: PTI Photo. With hospitalisation since the night of September 22, Jayalalithaa has become the fourth Tamil Nadu chief minister in a row of five to be ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
A prayer vigil in honour of Keith Lamont Scott, who was shot by the police on Tuesday, turned into a violent protest in Charlotte, North Carolina, prompting the governor to declare a state of emergency, as riot gear-wearing police fired tear gas at demonstrators who threw bottles at police, blocked the interstate, threw objects at passing cars, jumped on vehicles, looted, vandalized a Hyatt hotel and attacked its employees. IMAGE: Two women embrace while looking at a police officer in uptown ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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