Nalini (File Photo/IANS)

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict Nalini ‘threatens suicide’ after quarrel with another jail inmate

Chennai: S. Nalini, convicted for life in the assassination case of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, had threatened to commit suicide in the Vellore Women’s Prison after an argument with another inmate, an official said on Tuesday. After the argument that occurred on Monday, the prison officials asked Nalini about the incident, following which she alleged […]

Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi (File Photo)

SC seeks report on Rajiv Gandhi murder conspiracy in 4 weeks

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the countrys premier investigating agency, which has been investigating former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination in association with internal and external agencies for 22 years, but the larger conspiracy, why he was killed, is yet to be unraveled. The matter came up for hearing before the Supreme […]

Instructions to kill Sikhs in 1984 came from PMO: BJP

New Delhi: Continuing its attack on late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, the BJP on Thursday claimed that the “instructions to kill” citizens during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots came from the Prime Minister’s office (PMO). “It’s on record in the Nanavati Commission that probed the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, the biggest genocide in which the government killed its […]

Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera (File Photo)

Rajiv Gandhi used INS Viraat for official visit: Congress

New Delhi:  The Congress on Thursday said late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi did not use aircraft carrier INS Viraat for vacation but for an official purpose. The statement comes a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday accused Rajiv Gandhi of using the aircraft carrier and its personnel for vacations with his foreigner in-laws. Addressing […]