India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 28, 2015
The Narendra Modi government has restored people's faith in the prime minister's office and given relief to the country from a "crisis of confidence" that existed during UPA's rule due to "extra-constitutional" powers, BJP chief Amit Shah said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 27, 2015
In a no holds barred counter-attack on Manmohan Singh, BJP today branded the former Prime Minister a "puppet" and accused him of "lying with a straight face" after he charged the Modi government with harping on corruption to divert the people's atten...
India News | Thursday May 28, 2015
Accused by former aides and colleagues of permissiveness towards corruption in his government, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said, "I have not used my public office to enrich myself, my family members or my friends."
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Latching onto former TRAI chairman Pradip Baijal's accusations against former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in connection with the 2G scam case, BJP ministers in the Modi government today attacked the erstwhile UPA government, calling it a "coalition...
India News | Written by Suparna Singh | Tuesday May 26, 2015
In the midst of a seething dispute with the Centre, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has won major ground in court. Delhi's anti-corruption branch must take its orders from Mr Kejriwal's government and not the Centre, the Delhi High Court said to...
Tamil Nadu News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Monday May 25, 2015
On her second day back in office as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, J Jayalalithaa received a warning from a political rival. The DMK said it plans to appeal in the Supreme Court against her recent acquittal in a corruption case, which paved the way f...
India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Sunday May 24, 2015
Jayalalithaa may have returned as Tamil Nadu chief minister, but her controversial acquittal has raised questions over whether behind-the-scenes political manouvering, across party lines, came in the way of a fair legal process.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel | Sunday May 24, 2015
J Jayalalithaa, one of India's most powerful politicians, returned with a bang as Tamil Nadu's Chief Minister on Saturday, eight months after she stepped down following her conviction in a corruption case.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas | Friday May 22, 2015
The decision to allocate a coal field in Jharkhand to industrialist Naveen Jindal's company was taken by former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, two senior government officers accused of corruption said today in court.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sam Daniel, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday May 23, 2015
J Jayalalithaa will take oath as Tamil Nadu chief minister at 11 am today. She had resigned eight months ago after a Bangalore court convicted her in a corruption case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Corruption is the biggest hurdle in the development of Uttar Pradesh, Governor Ram Naik today said as he flagged its growth in the education sector.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said corruption has been removed from India's political dictionary under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said that there is a thrust towards reforms and liberalisation without crony capitalism and harassment.
India News | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party councillor Nisha Singh, who received bail today, said her arrest was meant to stop her from speaking out.
India News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday May 19, 2015
Thousands of BJP workers braved the rain this morning as the party decided to make its presence felt in the state with a protest against the alleged UDF corruption and scams outside the state secretariat.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday May 19, 2015
For the first time since she was acquitted in a corruption case, J Jayalalithaa will appear in public on Friday in Chennai.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 18, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today claimed corruption had come down to "70-80 per cent" after the Aam Aadmi Party came to power and cited how his daughter found out that officials were now wary of taking bribes when she went to get her drivin...
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday May 15, 2015
J Jayalalithaa has called a meeting of her AIADMK legislators next Friday amid speculation that she will return as chief minister after being acquitted in a corruption case this week.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and 19 other Tamil Nadu ministers met J Jayalalithaa at her Poes Garden residence in Chennai this afternoon, their first official meeting with the AIADMK chief after she was acquitted in a corruption case two days ago.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The opposition parties in Tamil Nadu are crying foul over the alleged miscalculation in the illegal assets of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, on basis of which she has been acquitted in a corruption case. They now want the Karnataka government ...
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The AIADMK chief, J Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the corruption case has given 64-year-old A Chandran a new mission in life. The councillor of Coimbatore's 84th ward now wants people to name their newborn boys after Justice CR Kumaraswamy, the Karnata...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Nitin Gadkari, who has been facing opposition attacks over alleged irregularities by a company linked to him, declared today that he was "ready to quit a minister as well as MP if charges of corruption against me are found correct."
India News | Edited by Ruhi Kurele (With inputs from Agencies) | Monday May 11, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi phoned AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa to congratulate on her acquittal in a corruption case, which has cleared the decks for her return as Tamil Nadu chief minister
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 11, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted AIADMK general secretary and former chief minister J Jayalalithaa on her acquittal in the disproportionate assets case.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday May 11, 2015
The acquittal of J Jayalalithaa in a corruption case that forced her to step down as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu sparked wild celebrations by supporters and paved the way for her return to office.