CBI raids – after so many months, what to expect ?

For the past some weeks, we have been seeing the CBI becoming more active and more involved in raiding people and calling them for questioning. So, there have been raids on the various premises of people close to the DMK (including places related to the former telecom minister Raja), raids on establishments close to the […]

Congress speaks out against corruption – what about the strictures against Vilasrao Deshmukh ?

The Congress is suffering a lot recently due to the recent series of controversies that have impacted the party – the primary scams that are in the public memory include the Common Wealth Games scam related to Suresh Kalmadi (as well as the other huge public spending that is supposed to have resulted in huge […]

The BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket) loses in court against 2 IPL teams

The BCCI (the cricket board of India) considers itself all powerful, and with its commercial success and huge monetary balances, it also has a lot of powerful political patronage (after all, the all powerful Union Minister Sharad Pawar is in charge of the cricket body). And, goaded by competition from Subash Chandra’s ICL, the BCCI […]