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Shoma resigned fearing arrest: NCW member

National Commission for Women member Nirmala Sawant Prabhavalkar on Thursday said Tehelka managing editor Shoma Chaudhury may have resigned because she fears she will be arrested. "Shoma's......

NHRC to submit report to CM on Bhandara rape-murder case

A fact-finding team of National Human Rights Commission, led by commission member Nirmala Sawant-Prabhawalkar, today visited  Murwadi village in Lakhani taluka where three minor sisters were......

Sawant likely to be transferred

Mumbai's Deputy Commissioner of Police (Detection) Pradeep Sawant is likely to be transferred soon, a top Maharashtra home ministry official told Sawant's role in the probe into the......

The 'Bhishma Pitamah' of Indian Justice

His approach to issues once prompted jurist Fali S Nariman to declare, 'When Krishna Iyer speaks, the nation listens.' Justice V R Krishna Iyer, whose pathbreaking verdicts humanised the law, was......

Watch! When Rakhi Sawant turned green

What would elections in India be without the heat and the dust, the colour and the tamasha? Today, we begin a new series that brings you all the excitement of Election 2014, on video. All you need......

Last minute tax tips? Read this!

Do you find yourself in a situation where there are just a few days left before the deadline of submission of tax documents? Are you confused about the best tax-saving avenues? Did you make a few......

Photos: Who among these will head the IMF now?

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the head of the International Monetary Fund, who has been charged with a criminal sex act and is under arrest in the United States, has resigned from his position, leaving......

Karnataka's success with water management

Sundaramma, a 45-year-old daily wage earner in the Bengeri locality of Hubli, in Karnataka, has begun to take home Rs 400-500 more every month. Head of a family of six, she no longer has to stay......

Indian IT was at the right place at right time

The 1990s was a decade of enormous economic turbulence for India. Market forces struck hard in an economy whose support institutions had been frayed by years of socialism. This set off a series of......

The most controversial shows on TV

Reality shows are feeling the heat. With a host of new shows mushrooming every season, pressure is on to stand out and raise TRP ratings, which often means resorting to cheap and shocking......

Carvalho hails Batra's exclusion from team for IOC meet

Olympian Joaquim Carvalho has hailed the Indian Olympic Association's decision not to include Hockey India secretary Narinder Batra in the four-member delegation that will accompany Sports Ministry......

Dhoni skips Territorial Army Day parade

Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is also an Honorary Lt Col in the Territorial Army, on Tuesday, chose to give the organisation's annual parade in New Delhi a miss. It sparked off a......

Kalmadi re-elected IOA president

Suresh Kalmadi was unanimously re-elected president of the Indian Olympic Association on Monday for a record third consecutive term notwithstanding the doping scandal andpoor show by the country in......

  People speak for sawant commission

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Prakash Bedekar
Q. If Team Anna is realy keen on bringing in social reforms and corruption free society, they should start from their own establishment, by removing people like Ms Kiron Bedi, Kesariwal and bhushans, Shri Anna also must clarify regarding strictures passed by Justice Sawant commission. Till the time he does not come clean, why should aam admi believe in him.
Prakash Bedekar:  A.  more

Prakash Bedekar
Q. Anna Hazare lashed out at the Congress for calling him corrupt according to the Sawant Commission report. Hazare said: "The charges levelled against me are totally false. I dare them to conduct an enquiry against me. Till the time my name is cleared I will continue my fast." - Why the Congress leaders indulge in such mean tactics like illiterate gossip mongers ?
Prakash Bedekar:  A. adaat se majboor hai yeh sab politicians because they are now watching helplessly that anna's revolution against corruption is gathering momentum...... more

Q. The Sawant Commission was appointed after Mr. Hazare levelled the corruption charges against four NCP Ministers of the previous Shinde Government. THIS IS WHAT I COUL DIG OUT.Now the commission was formed to find out the truth.But the commissioner was a paid servant of the govt and he has to report.Imagine what a powerful guy , a politician would do if the report is filled with truth.Savant would be fried.So one must understand the nature and circumstance under which the commission is appointed.Any takers?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. Any commission comprising serving government servants is a sham done to cover up misdeeds. more

Q. Should the EC review every political speech?
Victor:  A. AUMThe Election Commission should lay down policies at the national level. The implementation of policies should be left to the Administration and...... more

Q. Why Rakhi Sawant wanted to give computers to prisoners in the jail ?
Takemybreathaway :  A. B'cause she want commission from the computer dealers in their promo....:)) more

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Mumbai police to ministry

The Mumbai police on Tuesday said the Pakistan court that granted bail to 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki-Ur-Rehman Lakhvi had not... ...
Shiv Sena may field Bala Sawant’s widow

The Shiv Sena is considering the candidature of late Sena legislator Bala Sawant’s widow Trupti Bala Sawant for the vacant Bandra East Assembly... ...
New Generation Lacking Political Insight

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: We are building a whole generation of youth who think they know, but they don't. They have failed to acquire the facts on... ...
Ex-MNS MLAs Darekar, Geete set to join BJP

Former Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) MLAs Praveen Darekar and Vasant Geete are all set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today in the... ...

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