Congress questions Mulayam-envoy meet

Statesman News Service NEW DELHI, Feb. 15. — The Congress today questioned a “secret meeting” between the Israel Ambassador to India, Mr David Daniele, and the Uttar Pradesh chief minister, Mr Mulayam Singh Yadav, a…

Custodial death: Compensation granted

Thursday February 16 2006 12:06 IST THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Prabhavathi Amma, the mother of Udayakumar who died in police custody, has been sanctioned Rs 9,32,090 from the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund on Wednesday to purchase a…

Violence mars college programme

Statesman News Service KENDRAPARA, Orissa, Feb. 15. — Sporadic incidents of violence marred the annual function of the Kendrapara Autonomous College students’ union today as rival factions of students fought a pitched battle and disrupted…

Murder of KSRTC staffer: Lifer for two RSS…

Thursday February 16 2006 12:07 IST THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The two persons who were found guilty of murdering a KSRTC conductor during the violence unleashed by the RSS activists in the city in July 2000 have been…

MLA, poacher, filmmaker…

CNN-IBN, Updated 0007 hrs IST (+GMT 5:30), 16.02.06 Uttar Pradesh: After a BJP MLA from Kerakat pocketed a token amount of Rs 5,000 as protection money from a fictitious NGO, the CNN-IBN Special Investigation Team…

One-stop shop Minister for illegal work

VK Shashikumar, CNN-IBN Updated 2329 hrs IST (+GMT 5:30), 15.02.06 Uttar Pradesh: The CNN-IBN SIT along with DIG reporters next approached UP’s Backward Classes Welfare Minister, Mehboob Ali. They took this step after having established…

MLA doubles as Hawala operator

VK Shashikumar, CNN-IBN Updated 0021 hrs IST (+GMT 5:30), 16.02.06 Uttar Pradesh: CNN-IBN and DIG journalists had exposed how Bahujan Samajwadi Party MLA, Anil Kumar Maurya - a hotelier and Bhojpuri film-maker - accepted a…