The Comptroller and Auditor General
has slammed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati for
incurring an "extra" expenditure of Rs 66 crore on her two
dream projects - B R Ambedkar and Kanshi Ram memorials here.
Political parties on Thursday hit
back at Congress for levelling charges of corruption and
misuse of central funds against the Mayawati government,
alleging that UPA at the Centre was equally responsible for
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday came
down heavily on an Army Medical college for not complying with
the judicial orders by going ahead with reserving 100 per cent
seats for the wards of defence personnel.
Calling himself the "oldest friend" of Nationalist Congress Party president and Union minister Sharad Pawar, Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray said he was,
however, an "enemy" of the Maratha leader`s "opportunistic" politics.
Following the introduction of the PFRDA Bill, 2011 in Lok Sabha, Kerala Chief Minister VS
Achuthanandan today urged the Centre to back out from its move to "privatise" the pension scheme of central and state government employees.
Trinamool Congress on Saturday criticised
CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury for dubbing its chief Mamata
Banerjee`s decision not to contest the assembly polls as her
"weakness", saying the comment was made out of frustration.
Several women`s organisations took to the street on Saturday demanding resignation of Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi for terming Rupam Pathak, who had allegedly stabbed MLA Rajkishore Keshari to death, as a `blackmailer`.
Government on Tuesday hit back at the
opposition dismissing as "total contempt and disrespect for
Parliament", its criticism of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s
offer to face the PAC going into the 2G spectrum scam.
Reacting to government`s claim that the stalemate over demand for a JPC probe into 2G spectrum allocation resulted in wastage of over Rs 146 crore, Samajwadi Party on Thursday said "the scam itself is of a much bigger magnitude".
BJP on Friday targeted Prime Minister
Manmohan Singh for his "complete silence" on the ongoing
impasse over formation of a JPC to probe into 2G spectrum
allocation and said he should not be seen losing his "will to
Expressing anguish over law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh, senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Tuesday alleged that the only concern of the BSP government was "to earn money" with no regard for security of the people.
The Congress on Wednesday stepped up
attack on RSS for its remarks against Rahul Gandhi saying the
right-wing outfit is a "master in spreading rumours" and that
its statements should not be given any significance.