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Paswan wants Nitish Kumar to quit over fodder scam


September 8th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 8 (IANS) Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ramvilas Paswan Saturday demanded the resignation of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar after a petition was filed in a Jharkhand court ... Read more...

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Fodder scam: Petition filed to make Nitish Kumar an accused


September 7th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 7 (IANS) A petition has been filed in a CBI court in Ranchi seeking to make Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar an accused in the multi-crore Animal Husbandry ... Read more...

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IAS officer acquitted in fodder scam


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Jharkhand High Court Friday acquitted a senior IAS official who was convicted and sentenced to jail in the Animal Husbandry Department scam, popularly known as ... Read more...

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Fodder scam: 34 get 1 to 6 years


May 5th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 5 (IANS) A CBI court Saturday awarded one to six years imprisonment to 34 people in a multi-million animal husbandry department scam known as the fodder scam.The Central ... Read more...

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69 convicted in fodder scam


May 3rd, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 3 (IANS) A CBI court Thursday convicted 69 people and acquitted 16 in the multi-crore fodder scam. Twenty-nine people have been sentenced to one to three years imprisonment ... Read more...

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26 get 1-5 years’ jail terms for fodder scam


February 2nd, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 2 (IANS) A special CBI court here Thursday awarded jail terms ranging from one to five years to 26 people convicted in a case related to the multi-crore ... Read more...

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Fodder scam: 64 convicts get jail terms in one case (Second Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 31 (IANS) Sixty-four convicts were Tuesday given two to five years' jail terms by a CBI special court here in a case related to the multi-crore rupee fodder ... Read more...

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Fodder scam: Key facts


January 31st, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Following are some key facts related to the multi-crore rupee fodder scam that surfaced in the early 1990s in undivided Bihar:* The scam involved embezzlement of funds of the animal ... Read more...

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64 people sentenced in fodder scam (Lead)


January 31st, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 31 (IANS) Sixty-four people were Tuesday sentenced to two to five years' imprisonment by a CBI special court here in a multi-crore rupee fodder scam that involved embezzlement ... Read more...

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Hazare threatens to fast in jail if venue not given (Lead)


December 23rd, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegaon Siddhi (Maharashtra), Dec 23 (IANS) Anna Hazare Friday threatened to protest in jail if he was not given a venue for his fast from Dec 27 for a ... Read more...

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Lalu, Jagannath Mishra to be charged in fodder scam


August 29th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 29 (IANS) A Bihar court Monday fixed Sep 21 as the date for framing charges against former chief ministers Lalu Prasad and Jagannath Mishra, among the 11 accused ... Read more...

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Fodder scam: Pleas of Lalu, Jagannath Mishra rejected


August 18th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 18 (IANS) A Bihar court Thursday dismissed the discharge petitions filed by former Bihar chief ministers Lalu Prasad and Jagannath Mishra, among 11 accused, in a ... Read more...

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Trip to CBI leaves school kids fascinated


July 29th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) It was a dream come true for 17-year-old Pranav Aggarwal, an ardent fan of crime novels and television shows, as he got a rare opportunity ... Read more...

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Five former policemen defeat old masters in Bengal polls


May 14th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) All the five former Indian Police Service (IPS) officers who took on their old Marxist masters as Trinamool Congress candidates in West Bengal assembly polls, have ... Read more...

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‘Shanti Bhushan must step down form Lok Pal Bill joint drafting committee’


April 17th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 17(ANI): In the wake of the controversy surrounding, Shanti Bhushan, co-chairman of the Lok Pal Bill joint drafting committee, social activist Vineet Narain on Sunday demanded his resignation ... Read more...

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Fodder scam: 35 sentenced to prison


January 29th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 29 (IANS) Thirty-five convicts in a case related to the multi-crore-rupee fodder scam were Saturday sentenced to imprisonment ranging from six-four years and slapped fines of up to Rs.2 crore ... Read more...

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62 convicted in fodder scam, 23 jailed


January 28th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 28 (IANS) A special CBI court here Friday convicted 62 people, including 27 government officials, in the 1996 multi-million fodder scam and 23 of them were sentenced to rigorous imprisonment ... Read more...

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Advani praises Bihar voters for analysing Lalu’s bad governance


October 29th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by ANI
Banka (Bihar), Oct 29 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani on Friday appreciated the voters of Bihar for voting former Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav out of ... Read more...

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RJD to project Lalu Prasad as CM candidate


August 16th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 16 (IANS) The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) is set to project Lalu Prasad as its chief ministerial candidate for the forthcoming Bihar assembly polls, party sources said Monday. A senior ... Read more...

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Bihar cannot challenge Lalu’s acquittal, rules apex court


April 1st, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday ruled that the Bihar government was not entitled to challenge the acquittal of former railway minister Lalu Prasad and his wife Rabri Devi, ... Read more...

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Supreme Court reserves ruling on Lalu’s graft case


March 10th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday reserved its verdict on whether the Bihar government can challenge the acquittal of former railway minister Lalu Prasad and his wife Rabri Devi ... Read more...

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Lawsuits on Lalu’s acquittal to be heard Wednesday


March 9th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday slated for detailed hearing Wednesday a bunch of lawsuits, both endorsing and challenging the acquittal of former Railway Minister Lalu Prasad and his ... Read more...

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298 sentenced in 35 fodder scam cases


December 25th, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday said a total of 298 people have been sentenced in 35 cases related to the fodder scam in Bihar and ... Read more...

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18 fodder scam convicts sentenced


December 15th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 15 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Tuesday sentenced 18 people in a case of the multi-million fodder scam to jail terms ranging from two to six ... Read more...

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Ranchi CBI court convicts 18 fodder scam accused


December 15th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Dec 15 (ANI): A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court today convicted 18 people in connection with the fodder scam of the mid 1990's.The convicted have been sent to two ... Read more...

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Congress, BJP in war of words over Koda scam


November 14th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) With the first phase of Jharkhand assembly polls less than a fortnight away, the war of words between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress ... Read more...

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JD-U, opposition leaders demand Sushil Kumar Modi’s resignation


November 14th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 14 (IANS) Opposition leaders and members of Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Saturday demanded Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi's resignation after a special vigilance court ordered a probe ... Read more...

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19 convicted, given jail terms in fodder scam


August 26th, 2009 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 26 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Wednesday sentenced 19 people for fraudulent withdrawal of Rs.13.69 crore from Gumla treasury in undivided Bihar and now in Jharkhand. Special ... Read more...

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Fodder scam trial delayed as CBI courts have no judges


June 17th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 17 (IANS) The trial in the Rs.950-crore (Rs.9.5 billion) scam in Bihar's animal husbandry department, popularly referred to as the fodder scam, is getting delayed as three special Central Bureau ... Read more...

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Lalu will be behind bars if NDA comes to power


April 26th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Apr 26 (ANI): Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Rajeev Ranjan alias Lalan Singh on Sunday said if voted to power, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government would send Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) ... Read more...

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Lalu’s place is in jail: JD-U leader


April 26th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 26 (IANS) A senior leader of Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Sunday said that Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad would be in jail for his involvement in the ... Read more...

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Gujarat government shielding tainted minister: Congress


February 6th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Feb 6 (IANS) The Congress party in Gujarat Friday charged the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of shielding minister Mayaben Kodnani, who has been accused of inciting mobs in the Naroda ... Read more...

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Clarify on state-specific anti-terror laws: BJP (Lead)


September 16th, 2008 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday asked the government to clarify if the home ministry had shot down National Security Advisor (NSA) M.K. Narayanan's suggestion for state ... Read more...

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Bihar government asserts right to challenge Lalu’s acquittal


August 28th, 2008 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The Bihar government Thursday accused the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) of succumbing to pressure from Railway Minister Lalu Prasad by not challenging his and his wife ... Read more...

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BJP asks PM to come clean on colleagues


August 11th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to come clean on his colleagues after a TV news channel conducted a sting operation purportedly ... Read more...

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