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5 mins ago

The invisible accused: Indrani’s driver is facing the worst punishment

Shamwar Pinturam Rai was Indrani Mukerjea’s former driver and allegedly an accomplice in dumping her body. In a story studded with an Alpha cast he is the bit player who is usually referred to by his job description - the driver. It's another matter that it was his arrest that opened up the entire long-buried can of worms. #Aravind Adiga #HowThisWorks #Indrani Mukerjea #Murder Case #Peter Mukerjea #Shamwar Rai #Sheena Bora #Sheena Bora murder case

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Gujarat police’s ‘General Dyer’ moment: Did they act against govt wishes during Patel agitation?

The talk in the drawing rooms and on the streets in Gujarat is this: who ordered Ahmedabad cops to act against the Patels demanding reservation on 25 August? #Ahmedabad #Anandiben Patel #Gujarat #Gujarat High Court #Gujarat Police #Hardik Patel #InMyOpinion #OBC status #Patel agitation #Sheena Bora

5 mins ago

Hardik Patel and Patidar agitation: Why the Sangh Parivar will be cheering

There has speculation that the movement has its mastermind(s) a group of people, unseen and unheard, guiding Hardik behind the curtains. The question to ask is: who are they? What is their motive? #bIhar #Bihar Assembly Election 2015 #ConnectTheDots #Gujarat #Hardik Patel #Narendra Modi #Patidar #Sangh Parivar

15 mins ago

Violence in Manipur: Houses of state health minister and 5 MLAs set on fire

The houses of Manipur's health minister and five other lawmakers were set on fire in Churachandpur district on Monday. Violence erupted in Churachandpur over Inner Line Permit issue, reports said. #Inner Line Permit #Manipur #manipur health minister #NewsTracker #violence in manipur

16 mins ago

Govt rules out yearly pension revision under OROP: Ex-servicemen say ready for biennial raise

The government on Monday ruled out annual revision of pension under the OROP scheme for ex-servicemen even as the protesting veterans said they are ready for a biennial increase. #Ex-armymen #ex-servicement #India #Indian government #NewsTracker #One Rank One Pension #OROP

17 mins ago

AAP MLA Pankaj Pushkar to launch agitation against Delhi govt

AAP MLA Pankaj Pushkar announced his decision to launch an agitation against the Delhi government over lack of facilities in unauthorised colonies. #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #Arvind Kejriwal #Delhi #Delhi CM #Manish Sisodia #NewsTracker #Pankaj Pushkar #Politics #Prashant Bhushan #Swaraj Abhiyan #Yogendra Yadav

40 mins ago

Live: Indrani’s police custody in Sheena Bora murder case extended to 5 Sept

Indrani Mukerjea, her former husband Sanjeev Khanna and her driver Shyam Rai will be produced before a local court on Monday in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case. We follow the updates live. #Indrani Mukerjea #Mikhail Bora #Mumbai #NewsTracker #Peter Mukerjea #Sanjeev Khanna #Sheena Bora #Sheena Bora murder case #Shyam Rai

47 mins ago

Law Commission recommends abolition of death penalty except in terror cases

The Law Commission on Monday recommended by a majority "swift" abolition of death penalty except in terror-related cases. #Death Penalty #hanging #India #Law Commission #Terrorism #TheySaidIt

59 mins ago

PM Modi calls for concrete outcome on UNSC reforms at upcoming meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday pitched for concrete outcomes to the long-pending issues of UN Security Council reforms. #India #Mogens Lykketoft #PM Narendra Modi #TheySaidIt #UNGA #United Nations #UNSC #UNSC reforms #World

Aug 31, 2015

Lapse of land acquisition ordinance not a setback for govt, says Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the decision to let the land acquisition ordinance to lapse is not a setback for the government and the alternative route adopted by the Centre will provide greater flexibility to the states to deal with the issue. #Arun Jaitley #Land Acquisition Bill #NewsTracker #Rajya Sabha #TheySaidIt