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Sanjay says he is heart broken

MUMBAI: Actor Sanjay Dutt, who has to spend another three-and-a-half-years in jail in the Mumbai serial blasts case, on Thursday said he is “heart broken” and under “emotional distress” after the Supreme Court verdict.

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CBI raids Stalin’s home

NEW DELHI: The CBI on Thursday raided the home of DMK leader, Mr M K Stalin -- two days after the ally pulled out of the UPA -- triggering a political controversy with an upset Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh saying its timing was “unfortunate”.

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NEW DELHI/CHENNAI:  The DMK on Tuesday night withdrew support from the UPA government over the Sri Lankan Tamils issue and ruled out any reconciliation, a move that makes the government vulnerable despite its assertions of having a parliamentary majority.

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Anti-rape bill gets Lok Sabha nod

NEW DELHI:  Lok Sabha on Tuesday  passed a bill which provides for natural life term or even death for repeat offenders of rape and other stringent punishment for various offences like stalking, voyeurism and acid attacks.

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Nitish rules out mid-term polls

PATNA: Bihar Chief Minister, Mr Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said the DMK’s pullout from the UPA government will not lead to early elections.
“The Lok Sabha polls will be held on schedule because the Congress-led UPA is an expert in ‘jugaad’ (managing) the government,” Mr Nitish Kumar told the media here.

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