Astha collected over Rs 500 crore under three different schemes - money circulation, goat farming and beverage - from thousands of people between 2006 and 2012.
Legend has it that Gurgaon derived its name from the name of Guru Dronacharya, the master of archery in Mahabharata who tutored the Pandavas.
In April last year, a top singer was prevented from performing on the bihu stage because had allegedly not adhered to the dress code specified by a particular bihu organizing committee.
Weeks after JNU students had a confrontation with the administration over burning of Manusmriti, students in Delhi University today burnt copies of the ancient text following which three of them were detained by police.
DMK had already announced that its chief Karunanidhi will contest again from Tiruvarur and the party is on the field in a total of 173 constituencies giving away the rest of sixty one to allies.
A team of forest officials is trying to tranquilise the wild cat which was last spotted in the JCO mess of Army in the Cantonment adjoining Fazalpur, SSP D K Dubey said.
Tremors were felt in parts of Kolkata, Guwahati, Patna, Bhubaneswar and Delhi.
The party leaders questioned the promises made by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to protect innocent people and ensure peaceful atmosphere in the state.
JNU students have been opposing a cap on the number of times that a candidate can contest, curb on expenditure allowed for the poll campaign, among others.
Amit Shah, who will launch BJP's campaign at a rally here later this evening, alleged that the Centre was facing problems in implementing many schemes in the state like UDAY.
Mehbooba and Modi discussed the overall political and developmental scenario of Jammu and Kashmir, a state government spokesperson said in a statement.
The police and army will find it difficult to avoid responsibility for allegedly killing four civilians including a woman.
Saroj Yadav, Rashtriya Janata Dal legislator from Barhara assembly in Bhojpur district, also demanded action against superintendent of police of Bhojpur for alleged police failure to act against the accused.
"Despite the chief minister being a woman, atrocities against women in the state are highest in the country and there is no law and order in the state. But Mamata government is not concerned about it", said Gandhi
Former defence minister A K Antony said India rarely operates beyond its shores, "this agreement practically gives very little advantage to it, but gives enormous opportunity to US Military".
Calling terrorism a "cancer" that has spread widely, the former French President said, "We need to fight against barbarians who want to target European and Indian population".
A video - which has now surfaced on the Internet - shows passengers panicking as the man, identified as Mahendra Pal, repeatedly stabs the victim seen lying in a pool of blood.
Akin to other places in the country, there have been demands to shift the 2 IPL matches scheduled to be held in Raipur, which the government has refused to do.
RJD MLA Saroj Yadav's elder sister was allegedly sexually assaulted and badly beaten up by the accused on April 9.
Over three lakh jewellers from more than 300 associations kept their establishments closed across the country since March 2.