plea for judicial probe rejected New Delhi,
Shivraj Patil said today that action would be initiated
against those involved in yesterday’s attack on the
CPM headquarters. Responding to concerns of members in
the Rajya Sabha over yesterday’s violence, he said
anybody who had committed the crime would be proceeded
DM kills himself Kapurthala,
Saini (48), Punsup district manager (DM), has committed
suicide by hanging from a ceiling fan at his rented
house in Prem Nagar here. Saini, in a suicide note
recovered from his pocket, said he was committing
suicide due to pressure of official work.
1,300 cases pending against sitting MPs, MLAs New Delhi, March 10
In statistics that do not show the country’s politicians in good light, around 1,300 cases are pending against sitting MPs and MLAs in various courts.
Law and justice minister H. R. Bhardwaj provided the information in a written reply in Rajya Sabha on Monday quoting the figures as on March 31,
Mackeown, mother of 15-year-old Scarlet Keeling, speaks to the media in
Panjim, Goa, on Monday. — Reuters
staff sell lottery tickets Chandigarh, March 10
Getting your job done in a
government office in Punjab is now no more a matter of chance. There is
a new “tout” at work — the sarkari staffer at district
headquarters. For obtaining his assistant, all you have to do is buy a
lottery ticket from him.
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