|Posted by Aditya on May 24, 2011 at 11:42 AM||comments (0)|
Mumbai, May 24 (PTI) A staggering Rs 11 crore has been spent on guarding 26/11 terror convict Ajmal Kasab over 18 months and the security force protecting him wants it back.
The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) force has slapped a bill of Rs 10.87 crore on Maharashtra Government for guarding Kasab at the Arthur Road jail and sought its reimbursement which has stunned the state.
R K Bhatia, Director General of ITBP, whose 200 commandos provide 24-hour security to Kasab, has raise...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Aditya on April 8, 2011 at 12:10 PM||comments (0)|
New Delhi: "The government is drunk with power and corruption...it is for the people to make it sober" said Anna Hazare on Thursday evening, on the third day of his hunger strike. Thousands clapped at Jantar Mantar where they had gathered for his latest address. In cities across India, demonstrations drew larger numbers than ever before. In Mumbai, students wore caps that said, "I Am Anna Hazare."
Mr Hazare and a group o...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Aditya on January 30, 2011 at 1:01 AM||comments (0)|
Series of scams involving politicians and bureaucrats at highest places has shaken the conscience of the nation in the last few months. Despite public outcry, no worthwhile investigations are going on in any one of them. This is because of several systemic deficiencies in our anti-corruption systems.
To persuade the Union Government to enact the bill, a nationwide move...Read Full Post »