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Apr 27, 2017
Sukma Maoist attack: Malaise of Naxal violence lies deep in illegal mining and political fundingMany people put the blame squarely on illegal mining and the desperate desire for politicians and bureaucrats to make money out of this lucrative opportunity that has become a major trigger for Naxal violence due to lack of adequate infrastructure.
Apr 26, 2017
Coal scam: CBI frames charges against Dilip Ray, former Union minister calls it political vendetta by UPAFormer Union coal minister Dilip Ray claimed on Wednesday he was a victim of "political vendetta" by the then UPA government after a special CBI court framed charges against him for his alleged involvement in coal block allocation case.
Apr 25, 2017
Coal scam: CBI files corruption case against its former director Ranjit SinhaThe CBI on Tuesday filed FIR against its former director Ranjit Sinha for allegedly influencing the probe into the coal block allocation scam during his tenure
Apr 18, 2017
Mamata Banerjee in Odisha: Police detains Puri temple servitor for opposing West Bengal CM's visitA servitor of the Jagannath Temple was detained by the police on Tuesday for allegedly threatening to oppose West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's visit to the 12th-century shrine in Puri on Wednesday.
Apr 17, 2017
Odisha Assembly election 2019: Naveen Patnaik shifts out of comfort zone as Narendra Modi threat looms largeThanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik appears to have realised finally that the laidback approach won’t do any more if he wants his party Biju Janata Dal (BJD) to remain in power after Assembly election in 2019
Apr 10, 2017
RK Nagar bypoll: Rigged, unfair and foul for sure, but what's next?Thirumangalam, in an ironic defiance of its pleasant sounding name, turned out to be most inauspicious for Tamil Nadu’s already fouled poll politics. The by-election, buy-election rather, held there in January 2009 under the auspices, not of EC, but Alagiri, sparked a decisive plunge to the depths in voter bribery.
Mar 30, 2017
AK Saseendran sting: Why Kerala is prone to political sex scandalsThe latest scam involves AK Saseendran, a minister of Kerala’s ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF), who allegedly had phone sex with a woman, as claimed by a channel which aired an audio clip.
Mar 29, 2017
How the Narada sting dust could trigger Bengal's biggest political sandstormFormer <em>Tehelka</em> staffers, who spoke on conditions of anonymity, said the timing of the Narada News sting was indeed intriguing.
Mar 27, 2017
Watch: A customer decides to take action against an Indian bank's scamA customer recently discovered that a bank has been taking its clients for a ride by charging Rs 100 for programmes that they did not sign up in.
Mar 22, 2017
Mathew Samuel, man behind Narada sting operation, says plans afoot to eliminate him, familyNarada News chief Mathew Samuel who conducted a sting operation purportedly showing Trinamool Congress leaders accepting bribes, on Wednesday approached the police claiming threats to himself and his family.