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Governors' removal sparks war of words between Congress, BJP

When the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government came to power in 2004, then Home Minister Shivraj Patil lost no time in replacing four governors appointed by the National Democratic......

Centre finalises list of new Governors

National Security Adviser M K Narayanan is being appointed Governor of West Bengal and former Union Home Minister Shivraj Patil will take over as the Governor of Punjab as the Centre has finalised......

Thirty VIPs removed from X-category security list

After dithering for five years, the Home Ministry has removed X-category security to 30 individuals, including former Chief Justice of India Y S Sabarwal, triggering concern among protectees who......

Security to 100 VIPs to be downgraded

Security to nearly 100 VIPs, including former Union Ministers Shivraj Patil and Natwar Singh, is likely to be downgraded when the Home Ministry carries out a review of threats to them.Both Patil......

'Law will take its course in Afzals' case'

Reacting to the renewed demand to give effect to the death sentence awarded to Afzal Guru, former Union Home Minister Shivraj Patil today said that the demand was "politically motivated.""There are......

I told PM loot is happening in his name: Shourie

Former telecom minister Arun Shourie responds to the Shivraj Patil committee's findings on the 2G spectrum scam, in this interview with Karan Thapar on CNN-IBN programme 'Devil's Advocate'.......

Focus on aam aadmi, infra: Colleagues to Pranab

Not a single voice in Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's pre-Budget meeting with Congress party office-bearers sought further economic reforms. Instead, the overwhelming demand from the party on......

Cabinet reshuffle? Sonia meets PM

Congress president Sonia Gandhi had a meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday.The meeting comes amid speculation in party circles that an expansion-cum-reshuffle of the Union......

What did you do today?

What did you do today? That is the innocuous question that the chairman of Power Finance Corporation, Satnam Singh, asks his 30-odd team leaders to write an answer to, everyday, before they leave.......

FinMin too big to be adjunct of PMO: BJP

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's decision to keep the finance portfolio for himself drew sharp criticism from the Bharatiya Janata Party which said it was too vast a ministry to be adjunct of the......

  People speak for former home minister shivraj patil

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Q. What is Latur famous for?
:  A. it have been main market area since 50 years and most of doctors and engineers who r in foreign are from latur properlly...and latur is also...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-latur-famous-for//answers/17998665

QnA Quiz
Q. What do you think about Delhi CM Sheila Dixit's confession that former Home Minister Shivraj Patil had asked her to keep Afzal file pending?
QnA Quiz:  A. Yes, she might be right, otherwise, a State Govt. cannot sit over an important file for such a looooong period. Shivraj Patel might have acted to the whims and fancies of his Boss. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-think-about-delhi-cm-sheila-dixits-confession-th/17998661/answers/17246584

Good Citizen
Q. How can I deal with an aggressive partner?
Good Citizen:  A. There is a saying "attack is the best form of defense". Not so. Making others defensive is the better form of attack. Our Politicians and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-can-i-deal-with-an-aggressive-partner/17246106/answers/14605294

award nominee
Q. Do you think the resignation of Home mister Shvaraj Patil was inevitable?
Award Nominee:  A. He resigned owning moral responsibility.I doubt whether he has any morale left in him.He should have resigned a lot earlier.I wonder what he was...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-the-resignation-of-home-mister-shvaraj-patil-wa/14585777/answers/12093631

Good Citizen
Q. Walter Andersen, a former senior Administration official, who headed up the State Department's South Asia Division of the Intelligence and Research Bureau has said the Mumbai terrorist attacks showed clearly a failure of India's intelligence and security apparatus and also the utter incompetence of Home Minister Shivraj Patil.. How many of u feel Patil is competent?
Good Citizen:  A. He has his reasons. But in a weak coalition government, I do not think that any other Home Minister would have been better, particularly in the context of the present crisis! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/walter-andersen-a-former-senior-administration-official-who-/12093203/answers/12063786

  Web results for Former Home Minister Shivraj Patil
State uses quota card again, Lingayat sect to get OBC status

The Congress and NCP are using the quota card with alacrity to get an edge over others during the assembly elections due in October. After Maratha... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-state-uses-quota-card-again-lingayat-sect-to-get-obc-status-2014573
Manipur governor quits, more may go

Manipur governor V.K. Duggal resigned from his gubernatorial post on Thursday amid indications of more UPA appointees holding charge of Raj Bhavans... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/india/manipur-governor-quits-more-may-go-149
Serve and Sell

Why Indian politicians are bad memoirists. An underdeveloped genre and the greater publishing possibilities it offers How's the book coming... ...

http://www.openthemagazine.com/article/books/serve-and-sell
Sonia Treated Like Royalty in India, Natwar Singh Tells NDTV

Former Congress leader Natwar Singh has said the fact that Sonia Gandhi has reacted to his book shows that it's touched a raw nerve. Calling Sonia... ...

http://ndtv.com.feedsportal.com/c/33805/f/606689/s/3d192fda/sc/7/l/0L0Sndtv0N0Carticle0Cindia0Cfull0Etranscript0Esonia0Etreated0Elike0Eroyalty0Ein0Eindia0Enatwar0Esingh0Etells0Endtv0E569433/story01.htm
Daman and Diu administrator BS Bhalla to be transferred to Chandigarh soon

The Home ministry is all set to order the transfer of Daman and Diu administrator BS Bhalla to Chandigarh. Bhalla, an IAS officer of 1990 batch... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/home-ministry-transfer-daman-and-diu-administrator-bs-bhalla-chandigarh/1/375122.html

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