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Lalu convicted in fodder scam, faces disqualification as MP

Updated: 30 September 2013, Monday, 15:40 hrs (IST)
Rashtriya Janata Dal president Lalu Prasad Yadav was on Monday convicted in the 17-year-old fodder scam case that dates back to his days as Bihar’s chief minister, and faces immediate disqualification as a member of Parliament under a recent Supreme Court judgment....   | Read..

SC asks BCCI president Srinivasan not to deal with IPL issue

Updated: 30 September 2013, Monday, 18:26 hrs (IST)
The Supreme Court made it clear on Monday that N Srinivasan, re-elected as president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, should not participate in matters relating ...   | Read..

Pak common minimum programme

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gave in to domestic political compulsions and restricted himself at a one-hour meeting here today with Nawaz Sharif ...   | Read..

Bovine bliss before fodder dawn

Threatened with jail in the fodder scam, Lalu Prasad today sought the “blessings” of his favourite cows....   | Read..

Headless BCCI finds happiness in Srini

In Narayanswamy Srinivasan, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has a constitutionally elected president, but he cannot function as one....   | Read..

Bench missive sparks row

Sept. 29: Western Odisha lawyers decided to suspend their strike after the state government wrote to the Centre recommending permanent benches of Orissa High Court in bot...   | Read..

Encephalitis vaccine mulled for adults

Adults will soon have an equal chance to fight the deadly Japanese encephalitis virus, as Dispur has decided to inoculate them with the vaccine that is so far known to be...   | Read..
Nawaz Sharif (left) with Manmohan Singh at the New York Palace hotel in New York on Sunday. Picture by Jay Mandal/On Assignment
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