Salman Khurshid,the Union Law and Justice and Miniority Affairs Minister and his wife Louise Khurshid travelled to Nashik on June 23rd to meet Anna and request him to remove Khurshid’s name from the list of corrupt ministers released by Hazare and his team !
Jaswant Singh,a senior BJP Leader, has been named as NDA’s candidate for the post of Vice-President of India against UPA’s Hamid Ansari!
As of now , for the Vice President’s post, as well , UPA seems to be having an upper hand over NDA’s candidate but worth praising is that BJP has not surrendered even though the speculation favours Hamid Ansari!
Uddhav Thackeray, the executive president of Shiv Sena and arch rival of MNS supremo, Raj Thackeray, was admitted to Lilavati Hospital after complains of chest pain and was discharged today. Raj had visited Uddhav in hospital twice and while returning home accompanied him as well. Raj,once part of Shiv Sena, formed his own party MNS in 2006, due to continued misunderstandings with Uddhav and some other party members supporting Uddhav. In the recent past, times have bought split hearts together and today was one more day to witness the same!
Addressing farmers in Kutch,Gujarat, Senior BJP leader,Keshubhai Patel said his successor, Narendra Modi has ruled like a dictator and Gujarat was in a state of mini-emergency.
With repairs of key highways including the one running through Aksai Chin , an Indian territory controlled by China and a plan of railway line the work of which would start by 2017,the threat on India has increase further. The improved highways and railway connects would enable China to transport large number of troops and equipment to Indian border. The Indian Army has responded by moving observation units and patrols closer to the Line of Actual Control.
China which claims whole of Arunachal Pradesh state of India, has been noticed intruding on the state borders, in the recent past and constructing roads on Indian sides as well.
None of the Governments of India, so far, have clearly been able to discuss boundary matters with China and China on the other hand, has been utilizing the opportunity to penetrate through north-eastern borders! Is India waiting for another attack and lose like that of Aksai Chin ? Are we so weak that we cannot clearly ask China to mind its own business and not claim Indian states,as its own ?
A woman named Om Shanti Sharma has been sitting on an indefinite fast at Jantar Mantar since July 9, and has taken a maun-vrata(vow of silence). The placard placed behind her reads, ‘Rahul Gandhi se apni beti ke rishtey ki maang'( I demand my daughter getting married to Rahul Gandhi). Reports say that she has offered a dowry amount of Rs 15 crore to Rahul.
The judges said that the CBI was not justified in filing the case against Mayawati and pointed the case as illegal and without jurisdiction. In 2002, the Supreme Court had ordered the CBI to investigate the Taj Corridor case where she was accused of swindling money meant for development of Taj and surrounding areas and later cancelled on environmental grounds. While the CBI filed a case accusing her of misusing her post as CM for monetary gain, the Income Tax department ruled in her favour and the Delhi High Court too! Mayawati’s declared assets in 2003 Rs 1 crore which increased to 50 crores in 2007 and 200 crores in 2012. Mayawati expressed the money has been donated to her by workers of her party!
Daughter of a poor farmer becomes a Chief Minister, is understandable but becomes owner of Crores of Rupees and still claims she is not corrupt, is not understandable! How much does a Chief Minister get as a monthly remuneration ?
🙂 Just no more words !
Mera Bharat Mahan (My India is Great!)
Team Anna’s starting date of fast,25th July, coincides with Parliament’s Monsoon Session hence Delhi Police has denied permission to the team to hold their indefinite fast for Lokpal Bill and Corruption!