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Ramdev announces peaceful march to parliament (Lead)


August 13th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev Monday announced a peaceful march to parliament and said he should be allowed to go ahead because he wanted to be ... Read more...

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Ramlila Maidan ready for Ramdev campaign (Lead)


August 8th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Ramlila Maidan here is set for yoga guru Baba Ramdev's campaign against corruption and black money from Thursday, with his aides expecting thousands ... Read more...

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Delhi braces for another Ramdev protest


August 8th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Final touches were being given Wednesday at the Ramlila ground here where yoga guru Ramdev will launch a campaign against black money and corruption ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha adjourned over Advani’s comments


August 8th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the second time Wednesday after BJP leader L.K. Advani termed the UPA-II government as "illegitimate".The remark provoked vociferous ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh killing issue rocks assembly


July 13th, 2012 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, July 12 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh assembly witnessed uproarious scenes on the opening day of the monsoon session Thursday as the Congress and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party traded ... Read more...

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Mamata has fear psychosis, says opposition


June 29th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 29 (IANS) Opposition legislators Friday staged a noisy walkout from the West Bengal assembly, protesting against the exclusion of some questions from the day's business slated to ... Read more...

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A pity we were rejected, laments Digvijay


May 28th, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) It is a pity the Uttar Pradesh voters rejected the Congress in assembly elections, party leader Digvijay Singh said Monday, while commenting on the ... Read more...

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After bedlam, UP assembly adjourned till Tuesday (Lead)


May 28th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 28 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh assembly, which Monday met for the first time since the Samajwadi Party (SP) came to power, was adjourned for the day after ... Read more...

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UP assembly opens on stormy note


May 28th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 28 (IANS) The first day of the maiden session of 16th Uttar Pradesh assembly began on a stormy note Monday with BSP legislators creating a ruckus.Legislators of ... Read more...

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Bahuguna proves majority amidst walkout


March 29th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Dehradun, March 29 (IANS) The Vijay Bahuguna-led Congress government Wednesday proved its majority in the assembly amidst a walkout by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).The request for a vote ... Read more...

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Has Mayawati set agenda for assembly polls?


November 27th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Has Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati set the agenda for the upcoming assembly polls with the proposal for four-way division of the state?Some analysts ... Read more...

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Both houses of parliament adjourned again


November 24th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were again adjourned Thursday as opposition members as well as Congress MPs from the Telangana region disrupted proceedings. No substantial ... Read more...

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No business, parliament adjourned for second day


November 23rd, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) An aggressive and united opposition again forced both houses of parliament to adjourn without transacting any business for the second day of the winter ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse’s ‘Back to Black’ album UK sales create a record


August 26th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Even after her unfortunate demise, Amy Winehouse is still a winner. And that is because her album Back to Black has managed to create a record ... Read more...

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Members almost come to blows in Kerala house


June 30th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 30 (IANS) Bedlam prevailed in the Kerala assembly Thursday as members of the treasury and opposition benches almost came to blows over the alleged rough treatment of ... Read more...

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Hazare puts conditions for Ramdev to join fast


June 27th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) After allowing Baba Ramdev to share the dais with him during his fast in Jantar Mantar in April and later voicing support to the yoga ... Read more...

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Furious Ramdev hits out, talks of murder and rape (Intro Roundup)


June 26th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Three weeks after he was ousted amid bedlam, yoga guru Baba Ramdev returned to the capital Sunday and accused police of having tried to ... Read more...

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Congress MLAs disrupt Tripura assembly


March 9th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, March 9 (IANS) The mysterious death of a young tribal woman in western Tripura led to an uproar in the Tripura assembly Wednesday as the opposition Congress members disrupted ... Read more...

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Mamata, Ambika Soni voice support for Women’s Reservation Bill


March 8th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 8 (ANI): Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee and Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni echoed their support for the Women's Reservation Bill on International Women's Day today.Talking to reporters ... Read more...

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Court reserves judgment on Karnataka legislators’ plea


February 1st, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 1 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Tuesday concluded hearing arguments over the plea of five independent legislators against their disqualification from the assembly for rebelling against Chief Minister B.S. ... Read more...

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BJP member elected Karnataka council deputy chairperson


January 17th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 17 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday elected its legislator Vimala Gowda as deputy chairperson of the state legislative council, ignoring opposition boycott of the poll.Council Chairman ... Read more...

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Congress, JD-S protest BJP move to suspend their legislators


January 14th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 14 (IANS) The Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) Friday threatened various types of agitation if Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party goes ahead with its plan to suspend some of ... Read more...

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BJP lawmaker elected Karnataka deputy speaker amid uproar


January 11th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 11 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday pushed through election of its legislator as Karnataka deputy speaker amid bedlam in the assembly over alleged land scams and ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh assembly adjourned amid protests


December 8th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 8 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh assembly was rocked by protests leading to its adjournment for the second consecutive day Wednesday as opposition demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Raman Singh ... Read more...

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Landry Jones Helps Oklahoma Sooners Beat Oklahoma State Cowboys


November 28th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For those who watched last night's game between the Oklahoma Sooners and the Oklahoma State Cowboys would definitely nod their heads in agreement for naming Landry ... Read more...

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Relieved Yeddyurappa hails verdict disqualifying rebels


October 29th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 29 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Friday hailed the judicial verdict upholding the disqualification of 11 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators who revolted against him."It is a historic ... Read more...

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Kashmiri Hindu activists create ruckus at Geelani seminar (Second Lead)


October 22nd, 2010 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) A group of Kashmiri Hindu activists Thursday heckled and tried to prevent hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani and author-activist Arundhati Roy from speaking at a seminar ... Read more...

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Kashmiri Hindus protest against Geelani, Arundhati at seminar (Lead)


October 21st, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Some Kashmiri Hindu activists created a disturbance as they tried to prevent hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani and author-activist Arundhati Roy from speaking at a seminar ... Read more...

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Congress legislator quits Karnataka assembly


October 20th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 20 (IANS) Congress legislator S.V. Ramachandra quit the party and the Karnataka assembly, reducing its strength in the house to 72 and sparking a fresh war of words in the ... Read more...

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Fist-fights mar Jaipur civic body meeting


October 19th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 18 (IANS) Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) councillors of the Jaipur Municipal Corporation got into fisticuffs and some even had their shirts torn off over expulsion of a ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa wins second trust vote — narrowly (Second Lead)


October 14th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 14 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka Thursday passed the floor test with Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa narrowly winning the second trust vote with 106 votes ... Read more...

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Axe Karnataka governor, BJP tells PM (Lead, Supersedes earlier story)


October 13th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to immediately recall Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj, saying he was trying to topple the B.S. ... Read more...

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BJP asks President to sack Karnataka governor


October 13th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday urged President Pratibha Patil to sack Karnataka Governor H.R. Bhardwaj, saying he was biased against the state government."The party has ... Read more...

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Confident of winning confidence vote Thursday: Yeddyurappa


October 12th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Tuesday said he was confident of winning the fresh vote of confidence he would seek in the state assembly Thursday."I have ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa agrees to fresh trust vote Thursday (Evening Lead)


October 12th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 12 (IANS) Battered by all-round criticism, Karnataka's beleaguered Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Tuesday agreed to take a floor test again Thursday to prove his majority after earlier demanding Governor ... Read more...

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