Archive for May, 2013

Media heat rarely singes slippery Sharad Pawar, writes VRINDA GOPINATH

May 25, 2013 1 Comment

It’s certainly a case where a person engages in the same crimes he condemns others for! Isn’t it rich when a pious Sharad Pawar, Union Agriculture Minister and more importantly, in this case, former BCCI president, gets his NCP party colleagues to publicly condemn present BCCI Chief N Srinivasan and ask him to resign? The drama began with the revelations that [...]

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Can Leader of Opposition explain his part in coal revenues & loss to nation, asks VRINDA GOPINATH

May 07, 2013 2 Comments

The Hon’ble Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, the BJP’s Arun Jaitley, has been a perfect picture of piety and righteous indignation – and rightly so – over the Coalgate scandal. Jaitley, along with his party colleagues, have lost no opportunity to publicly denounce the massive loot of the public exchequer by the Congress-led [...]

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Decks are being cleared for FM’s fave officer Sindhushree Khullar to take over as CAG, says VRINDA GOPINATH

May 06, 2013 No Comments

Sindhushree Rao Khullar may just add yet another flourish to the UPA Government’s Stree Shakti policy at the top echelons of power and government  — the present Member, Planning Commission, is hot in the race for the post of Comptroller & Auditor General (CAG), when the present head Vinod Rai retires on May 22. The [...]

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