Rail budget row: Congress keeps options open, Trinamool wants Trivedi out (Intro Roundup)

March 15th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) With Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee adamant on the resignation of Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi and a rollback of train fare hikes, the Congress ... Read more...

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Rail budget row: Congress steps up outreach to defuse crisis (Roundup)

March 15th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) The row over rail fare hikes and speculation about Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi's resignation Thursday rocked both house of parliament, with the government deferring ... Read more...

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Puducherry Lt. Governor now facing questions over medical college trust

April 20th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Puducherry, Apr. 20 (ANI): Even as an Enforcement Diorectorate (ED) team is reported to be on its way to Puducherry to question Lt. Governor Iqbal Singh in connection with a favour ... Read more...

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Kochi franchise informs IPL GC about inability to resolve ownership dispute

November 25th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Nov.25 (ANI): The beleagured Kochi IPL franchise has reportedly written to the Governing Council of the Indian Premier League, expressing its inability to resolve the ownership issue.Though the franchise owners ... Read more...

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BJP weighing Karnataka options; won’t quit, says Yeddyurappa (Lead)

November 20th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hubli, Nov 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is weighing its options in Karnataka after Friday night's meeting between party president Nitin Gadkari and scam-hit Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, ... Read more...

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PCB asked to act tough, also to support tainted players

September 18th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Sep 18 (IANS) One of Pakistan's former cricketing greats has asked the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for some strict action, while some others have urged it to rally behind ... Read more...

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Now, Maharashtra DGP wants postponement of IPL tourney

March 20th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) With barely three weeks to go before its opening, the beleagured Indian Premier League (IPL) got another jolt Friday with the Maharashtra police seeking postponement of the cricket ... Read more...

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No Satyam Board meeting Saturday: Minister

January 9th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The beleagured IT firm Satyam Computer cannot hold its board meeting Saturday as scheduled earlier, Minister for Company Affairs Prem Chand Gupta said here Friday.“The government is ... Read more...

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News hungry scribes make do with pakoras, ice creamPolitical Prattle II)

July 3rd, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Like the beleagured United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government running from pillar to post over the India-US civil nuclear deal, men and women in the media too are ... Read more...

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