Hero Vs VampDefence Minister Manohar Parrikar accused the media of obsessively focussing on the sensational case of Sheena Bora's murder and altogether skipping the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the 1965 war victory against Pakistan. Mr. Parrikar, whose Ministry is in the eye of a controversy over the One Rank One Pension stalemate, however, steered clear of the raging issue at a public function held on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan in Panaji.
Sheena Bora Murder Case and MediaThis is the stuff that could have been the block buster TV serial which one-time media baron, Peter Mukerjea and his wife Indrani, would have liked to make in their punctuated careers. No doubt, it would have been a huge hit and would have topped the TRP ratings. But because the Mukerjea`s couldn`t produce this TRP grabbing serial, the rest of the media has got onto the bandwagon.
Suraksha BandhanTop Congress leaders are in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) net in an alleged scam in ambulance operations in Rajasthan during the tenure of Ashok Gehlot. A case has been registered against Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot and Karti, the son of Congress leader P. Chidambaram. Vayalar Ravi`s son has also been named in the scam.