AHMEDABAD, India (Reuters) – Amit Shah is charged with three counts of murder. He is also a key election campaign manager and close aide of Narendra Modi, the frontrunner to become India’s next prime minister.
To supporters, Shah’s proven talent in winning elections makes him the obvious choice to run Modi’s campaign in Uttar Pradesh, a swing state that holds the key to national power.
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden’s greatest unsolved murder mystery has taken another twist – revelations that Swedish crime blockbuster novelist writer Stieg Larsson had sent police evidence linking Prime Minister Olof Palme’s 1986 murder to South Africa.
Svenska Dagbladet newspaper reported on Tuesday the novelist behind “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” sent police 15 boxes of papers that he said linked Palme’s shooting to a Swedish former military officer alleged to have links to South African security services.