India News | Reported by Manish Kumar (with inputs from agencies), Edited by Sugam Singhal | Thursday April 9, 2015
For those uncomfortable with parties built around dynasties, some amount of steadying of nerves may be required. Lalu Prasad Yadav, Bihar leader and expert quip-maker, has declared, "Who else but my son will be my successor?"
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 1, 2015
An unskilled labourer was killed, allegedly by the grandson of a retired army Major in the Katra Wazir Khan locality in Agra late on Tuesday evening over a payment of a paltry Rs 100.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday February 19, 2015
Pappu Yadav, Parliamentarian of the Rashtriya Janata Dal, has denied charges that he offered inducements to a lawmaker of the Janata Dal United in exchange of support for Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi during tomorrow's Trust Vote. The JDU charges w...
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Doctors had to be called in today to the Lok Sabha, when a lawmaker from the CPM, who was protesting in the well of the House, fell ill with high blood pressure. The House was then adjourned till 4 pm.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 21, 2014
Condemning doctors as "executioners" and "flesh-eating devils", Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Rajesh Ranjan, better known as Pappu Yadav, has said he will launch a statewide agitation from Bihar's Saharsa district on October 13 to rein them in.
India News | Ketki Angre | Saturday August 2, 2014
A cornered government is battling growing protests over a controversial Civil Services Aptitude Test conducted by the Union Public Service Commission or UPSC.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 1, 2014
Bihar lawmaker Pappu Yadav threw bits of paper today at the Lok Sabha Speaker during protests over a controversial Civil Services aptitude test conducted by the Union Public Service Commission or UPSC. Opposition parties were protesting against a pa...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Curfew in the riot-hit town of Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh will be relaxed for five hours today from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm in the new city, and from 2 pm to 7 pm in old city areas. Three people were killed and 24 injured in clashes during the weekend i...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Eid prayers began at 8.45 this morning in riot-ravaged Saharanpur, where curfew has been lifted between 7 am and 11 am and will also relaxed between 3 pm and 7 pm. Three people were killed and 24 injured in clashes on the weekend in the Uttar Prades...
Cheat Sheet | Devesh Kumar | Wednesday April 30, 2014
Seven states and two union territories will go to polls in the seventh phase of voting that takes place today. Sonia Gandhi and Rajnath Singh, presidents of the two largest political parties, Congress and BJP, are among those whose fate will be decid...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 21, 2014
With the arrest of two persons and recovery of 11 stolen cars on their instance, Delhi Police today claimed to have busted a gang of auto-lifters active Northern India.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 4, 2014
The Patna High Court today granted anticipatory bail to RJD candidate from Madhepura Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav in a case related to hindering officials in discharge of duty while lodged in Beur jail in Patna last year.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Controversial former MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav today joined Lalu Prasad's RJD and was promptly rewarded with a party ticket to contest from Madhepura, where he will face JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav.
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 23, 2013
Saurabh Tiwary and Pappu Singh were the only Jharkhand batsmen to put up some resistance against Odisha.
South | Reported by Radhika Iyer; edited by Mala Das | Thursday November 14, 2013
Pappu Yadav is one of the 45 passengers who managed to survive after the Volvo bus they were travelling in caught fire today while on its way from Bangalore to Mumbai.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 10, 2013
Narendra Modi's controversial aide Amit Shah has attacked Rahul Gandhi, repeatedly calling him 'Pappu' while mocking the Congress for not naming a Prime Ministerial candidate for the polls due by May.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Four days after the court acquitted former RJD MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav on charges of killing CPI-M leader Ajit Sarkar, he was formally released from jail here Tuesday, police officials said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 17, 2013
Controversial former RJD MP Pappu Yadav was acquitted today by the Patna High Court in CPI(M) leader Ajit Sarkar murder case due to lack of evidence.
India News | Written by Sutapa Deb | Saturday April 27, 2013
The shocking gang-rape of a five-year-old girl in Delhi has raised many questions. Where are the perpetrators of rape coming from? What makes them commit rape?
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 31, 2012
U-19 cricket World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand has been allowed to move to his second year at St. Stephen's College, but he has to clear his first year exams, Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh said on Friday.
Sarika | Wednesday August 29, 2012
After playing a contract killer in Kahaani, actor Saswata Chatterjee has now turned a film producer Pappu Bhai albeit in a movie.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 17, 2012
A 14-year-old Dalit boy was beaten to death in Bihar's Samastipur district by an orchard owner who saw him collecting dry wood from his orchard without permission, police officials said. Sharvan Paswan, a resident of Tahbalpur village under Lodipur p...
Sarika | Monday March 5, 2012
Veteran singer and music director Bappi Lahiri's son Bappa Lahiri will tie the knot with Taneesha Varma in mid-April.
Lovely M | Thursday December 22, 2011
Actor Rajat Kapoor, who was last seen in Pappu Can't Dance Saala, is currently looking for the female lead in his upcoming film Ankhon Dekhi.