Law has taken its own course: CPI (M) on fodder scam verdict

New Delhi, Sep 30 (ANI): After RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was held guilty in the infamous Fodder Scam on Monday, Communist Party of India-Marxist leader Brinda Karat said that it is a judicial verdict after a legal process and the law has taken its course. Lalu Prasad has been held guilty in the Fodder Scam and the quantum of sentence for the same will be pronounced on 3rd October. The Special CBI Court found all 45 accused, including Lalu guilty on Monday. Sep 30, 2013

Lalu's conviction obvious, won't lessen corruption or affect his party: JD (U)

Patna, Sep 30 (ANI): After a blow to RJD following the party's Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's conviction on Monday in the infamous Fodder Scam, JD (U) leader Shivanand Tiwari said that the conviction was expected and that this will neither lessen the intensity of corruption in the country, nor will it affect his party majorly. Further, he said that there are other ministers as well involved and found guilty in other scams, but had a normal political life thereafter. Sep 30, 2013

Fodder Scam Case: Bihar BJP hails Lalu's conviction

New Delhi, Sep 30 (ANI): BJP national general secretary and in-charge of the party's Bihar State affairs Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday hailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's conviction in the Fodder Scam case. He also stated that the party is satisfied as people of Bihar have finally got justice. Sep 30, 2013

Military should stop interfering in internal & political affairs of J&K: Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar, Sep 30 (ANI): After J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah's National Conference on Monday moved a privilege motion in the Legislative Assembly against the former Army chief Gen (red.) VK Singh, PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti said that military should stop interfering in internal & political affairs of J&K and that there should be proper actions taken so that such things don’t get repeated again. Mufti also said that the military always try to infringe in the election process of the state. Sep 30, 2013

Badger stew is gourmet dining for British roadkill fan

Badger, polecat and even fox -- just some of the roadkill animals that 74-year-old Arthur Boyt has scooped up off Britain's roads and popped into a pot for dinner, which he says makes for a cheap, nutritious meal. Duration: 02:38 Sep 30, 2013

Quest for justice in Bangladesh

Bangladesh, Sep 30: After four decades of its freedom, Bangladesh is rejoicing! Justice has almost been done against those who committed crimes against humanity, during the Bangladesh war for secession from Pakistan, in 1971. A court recently declared Jamaat-e-Islami, Bangladesh's biggest Islamic party, to be illegal, effectively banning it from taking part in elections. So far, six party leaders have been convicted of various crimes in connection with the war. On September 17, Bangladesh's Supreme Court sentenced Abdul Quader Mollah, a Jamaat leader to death for war crimes, overturning a life sentence imposed by a tribunal. He was found guilty of murder, rape and torture. Sep 30, 2013

Narendra Modi undermined PM while he is abroad: Khurshid

New York, Sep 30 (ANI): Union Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid on Monday slammed Gujarat Chief and Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for undermining Prime Minister Manmohan Singh while he is abroad. Sep 30, 2013

Verdict in Lalu Yadav's Fodder scam today, security beefed up

Ranchi, Sep 30 (ANI): As a CBI designated court will on Monday deliver its verdict in a fodder scam case involving RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, security has been tightened in the area. As Yadav's lawyer completed arguments in the case on September 17, special CBI Judge PK Singh will pronounce the judgment in the case No RC 20 A/96 today. Yadav moved the Jharkhand High Court and later the Supreme Court, seeking change of the judge in the case. Both the courts dismissed his petition, and directed him to complete argument in the case before the CBI court. Sep 30, 2013

Fodder Scam: Lalu Yadav convicted, to be sentenced on 3rd Oct

Ranchi, Sep 30 (ANI): In a shocker for the RJD Chief, Lalu Prasad Yadav has been held guilty in the infamous Fodder Scam and the quantum of sentence for the same will be pronounced on 3rd October. The Special CBI Court found all 45 accused, including Lalu guilty on Monday. Sep 30, 2013

India talks tough on terror, tells Pak security first; then trade

New York, Sep 30 (ANI): National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon said India took a hard stand on security and terror-related issues with Pakistan during a meeting between Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh and Nawaz Sharif, and said trade and economic understanding can and will only be taken up after a solution is arrived at on ways to end such attacks. Menon stressed that the secondary issue of trade would take place only after the 'precondition' of security along the border is taken care of. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif had met on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly amid heightened tension between the neighbours over Kashmir. Sep 30, 2013

Pak calls for timely interaction with India to resolve all outstanding issues

New York, Sep 30 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani said that interaction with India on regular basis and tackling militancy are issues of concern for both India and Pakistan. He was commenting on the dialogue between the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif. Jilani said that Sharif had always desired to pursue a foreign policy that seeks peace and economic cooperation between the neighbouring countries and added that the meeting reasonably emphasised the need of timely interaction between the two. Sep 30, 2013