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64 people sentenced in fodder scam

RANCHI: Sixty-four people were on Tuesday sentenced to two to five years’ imprisonment by a CBI special court here in a multi-crore rupee fodder scam that involved embezzlement of funds of the animal husbandry department in undivided Bihar that was meant for purchasing cattle fodder.

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Baby Falak critical, police continue search for parents

NEW DELHI: Left by a teenage girl at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences here, battered two-year-old Falak on Tuesday continued her fight for survival even as Delhi Police continued their search for the key accused in the case.
Falak is now being administered a range of antibiotics for chest and brain infection, doctors said.

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Rahul asks voters in UP to give Congress five years

SITAPUR (UP): Lashing out at non-Congress governments of Uttar Pradesh for "selling Ram, caste and religion" for the past 22 years, the Congress general secretary, Mr Rahul Gandhi today asked voters to give five years to his party for development of the state.

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Punjab polls register 77% voter turnout

CHANDIGARH:  Amid sporadic violence that left a 16-year-old boy dead and around 10 injured, nearly 77 per cent of 1.76 crore voters on Monday exercised their franchise under tight security to elect 117 members to the Punjab assembly.

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70% polling in Uttarakhand

DEHRADUN:  Nearly 70 per cent polling was recorded in the Uttarakhand assembly elections, which sealed the fate of 788 candidates including the Chief Minister, Mr B C Khanduri and the state Congress president, Mr Yashpal Arya.

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