The Telegraph
Tuesday , October 1 , 2013

Missing wit in court visit

He may be a convicted conniver, but just like samosa and alu, popularity and Lalu were, are and perhaps will remain inseparable....   | Read..

Rudder lost, RJD looks to Rabri

The conviction of Lalu Prasad has dealt a body blow to the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), a party that was already gasping for resuscitation....   | Read..

A ‘Raja’ whose power prison couldn’t erode

Lalu Prasad smiled and recited a couplet by Allama Iqbal: “Kuchh baat hai ke hasti mit-ti nahin hamari/ Sadiyon raha hai dushman daur-e-jahan hamara.”...   | Read..

What’s this, cries startled Lalu as judge pronounces verdict

Lalu Prasad today faced the toughest challenge of his four-decade-old political career when a CBI court today convicted him with 44 others in a 17-year-old fodder scam case, raising a question mark over who would lead his party in the run-up to ...   | Read..

Scam-proof now, claims Chaibasa

The fodder scam in which imaginary cattle chewed cud worth crores wouldn’t have been possible in this age of computerise...   | Read..
Lalu Prasad, with son Tejaswi (behind him), leaves the special CBI court near Albert Ekka Chowk for Birsa Munda Central Jail in Hotwar, Ranchi, on Monday. Picture by Prashant Mitra
Village mourns ‘ablest’ son, shuts down kitchens
When the news broke this morning, one decision was unanimous. The whole village would skip lunch....  | Read.. 
Lessons for Lalu, others, says Roy
Former BJP MLA Sarayu Roy, one of the crusaders who had played a pivotal role in bringing the ...  | Read.. 
Mishra in hospital with high pressure
Former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra had to be rushed to Rajen...  | Read.. 
‘Mad’ tormentor lips bard as silence shield
He is now a minister and hence doesn’t want to comment, but the conviction ...  | Read.. 
Cong nudge to drop ordinance
The Congress today formally said it now expected the Union cabinet to ...  | Read.. 
Cong keeps cards close to chest
The Congress today reacted with caution to Lalu Prasad’s conviction, takin...  | Read.. 
BJP pats itself with ‘original crusader’ tag
The BJP, claiming to be the “original crusader” against Lalu Prasad in...  | Read.. 
Proverb lesson from Sushil Modi
After the verdict on Lalu Prasad was announced, former deputy chief mi...  | Read.. 
Fallen king’s day of reckoning
Rabri Devi’s official residence — 10 Circular Road — bore a deserted l...  | Read.. 
Franchise hunt for power trips on terms
A changed eligibility criteria and not base price at which power is bought ...  | Read.. 
Panel plan for better focus
The government will form an expert committee to tap opportunities in the st...  | Read.. 
Pipedream for third food park
The government is hoping to get a third food park despite similar projects ...  | Read.. 
Rains reach deadline dry
Monsoon this year, which ended on Monday, was the driest in the past 10 yea...  | Read.. 
Cop site hit with fast action
A widowed resident of Rajendra Nagar was surprised a few days back when a p...  | Read.. 
Women constables suffer neglect sting
The first women’s battalion of Bihar Military Police is facing severe chall...  | Read.. 
Cases to crack whip on illegal builders
Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) has initiated vigilance cases against 73 ...  | Read.. 
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