Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said that the government will look "seriously" and "promptly" into the legality of CBI in the wake of some questions being raised about the legitimacy of the investigation agency.
SC stops Gauahati HCIn a major relief for the government, the Supreme Court today stayed the Gauhati High Court`s unprecedented order declaring the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI as "unconstitutional" which didn`t have the power to investigate crimes. The top court has fixed December 6 as the next date for hearing in the matter.
Ornament for Asaram!The Jodhpur police on Wednesday charged self-styled god-man Asaram Bapu with wrongful confinement and rape of a 16-year-old girl, more than two months after he was arrested in the sexual assault case.
Burqa Love!Partner Shiv Sena has accused the BJP of neglecting issues core to their common electoral agenda, like the Ram temple, and of trying "to appease minorities" to win grab power, as its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi attempts to cast himself as an inclusive leader for the 2014 general elections.