controversy

Karisma Kapoor Dodges Questions on Divorce, Says Family Most Important

Actress Karisma Kapoor dodged questions related to the controversy surrounding her divorce and also said that she wasn’t ready for films now. At the Femina Beauty Awards, Karisma was asked about the ongoing reports related to her divorce, but before the question could be completed, she said: “No comments, thank you,” and walked away. According to reports, the divorce petition filed by her husband Sunjay Kapur claimed that she had

Sushma Swaraj breaks silence in Parliament with a denial

Making her first statement in Parliament in the Lalit Modi controversy, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday denied asking the British government to issue a travel document to the tainted cricket czar Lalit Modi to allow him and his wife to travel to Portugal for medical reasons. “I did not request the British government for any travel documents for Lalit Modi. The allegations leveled against me are baseless,” Sushma

Time has come for Sonia, Rahul to go back to Italy: Sakshi Maharaj

Sparking yet another controversy, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Sakshi Maharaj has taken pot shots at Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice president Rahul Gandhi saying that the time has come for both the leaders to go back to Italy. The BJP MP from Unnao also dared Rahul to have a debate with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on the Lalit Modi controversy. Earlier this year, Sakshi Maharaj had called Rahul ‘mad’

Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi, asks why is PM reluctant to end corruption

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday launched an all out attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing him of protecting BJP leaders Vasundhara Raje and Shivraj Singh Chouhan. Rahul, while talking to the media, took a dig at PM Modi over his poll promise to end corruption in the country and asked why was PM reluctant to tackle it. “PM Modi said he will not let corruption flourish. Why

Bansal, family, associates battle nepotism charges

Embattled Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal is facing fresh heat after revelations that his family, relatives and close associates benefited from official largesse, informed sources say. The sources with access to information with the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) say a number of Bansal relatives and associates are under the scanner as their fortunes appear to have grown phenomenally along with Bansal’s political ascendency. Bansal, a Lok Sabha member from