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Himachal Congress to project ‘united face’


May 1st, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 1 (IANS) The opposition Congress in Himachal Pradesh Tuesday announced it would stage public rallies in the state beginning this month to project its united face in ... Read more...

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CPI-M limits three terms to its leaders


April 5th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), April 5 (IANS) The CPI-M has decided to limit the term of its leadership to three terms, but this is not linked to squabbles within, general secretary ... Read more...

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Infighting in Karnataka BJP escalates


December 29th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 29 (IANS) Factional feuding in Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party escalated Thursday with indications that it will only worsen in the coming days unless the party ... Read more...

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Leadership battle intensifies in Karnataka BJP


December 28th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) The leadership battle in Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) intensified Wednesday with rival groups mounting pressure on central leaders to settle the issue ... Read more...

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Collective or individual leadership debate could sink BJP (Karnataka Newsletter)


December 25th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 25 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka is fast becoming a political lesson on how to lose in a few years what one gains ... Read more...

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Winter of instability as Yeddyurappa gets bail (News Analysis)


November 8th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 8 (IANS) Karnataka seemed headed for more political instability Tuesday with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) back to bickering on its leadership issues within hours of ... Read more...

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Pakistani political parties meet a failure: Daily


October 1st, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 1 (IANS) The All Parties Conference (APC) held here amid deteriorating US-Pakistan ties was "a resounding failure", said a Pakistani daily Saturday.The conference Thursday was attended by over ... Read more...

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BJP wins Karnataka bypoll, battle for credit begins


September 29th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Koppal, Sep 29 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday won the bypoll for the assembly seat from this north Karnataka town, immediately sparking a wrangle in the ... Read more...

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BJP parliamentary board will decide on PM candidate


September 28th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday said the party's parliamentary board will decide if the 2014 general elections would be fought under collective leadership ... Read more...

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Around 60 percent voting in Karnataka assembly bypoll


September 26th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Koppal (Karnataka), Sep 26 (IANS) Around 60 percent of the over 185,000 eligible voters cast their ballots Monday in the bypoll for the Karnataka assembly from this north Karnataka ... Read more...

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Campaigning ends for Karnataka assembly by-poll


September 24th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Koppal (Karnataka), Sep 24 (IANS) Public campaigning ended Saturday for the Sep 26 by-election to the Karnataka assembly from this town, the outcome of which would impact equations within ... Read more...

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Concerted efforts needed to tackle global crisis: IMF


September 23rd, 2011 - 4:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged global leaders to act in synchronism, as the world economy has entered into new dangerous phase, Xinhua reported Friday.Speaking ... Read more...

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BJP confident that Reddy arrest won’t affect by-poll


September 14th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 14 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Wednesday it was confident that mining baron G. Janardhana Reddy's arrest would not affect the party in the ... Read more...

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Mamata’s 100 days: cheers and some sneers


August 26th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) The state could soon get a new name, teachers receive salaries on the first of every month, Darjeeling is quiet after a tripartite pact and ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama has thrown a gauntlet to Beijing (Comment)


March 13th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
The Chinese Communist leaders think by ignoring the Dalai Lama they would subdue the free spirit of six million Tibetans and earn their loyalty. The leaders in Beijing are in for ... Read more...

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Nepal’s Maoist chief urges war on India


November 24th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 24 (IANS) Amidst the Indian government's growing concern about the crisis in Nepal and a renewed war on its own Maoist guerrillas, Nepal's Maoist supremo Pushpa Kamal Dahal ... Read more...

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ULFA splits down the middle over peace process (Lead, News Analysis)


April 21st, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, April 21 (IANS) The outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) appears to have vertically split with its elusive commander-in-chief Paresh Baruah sidelining the other top leaders, ... Read more...

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ULFA leader Pradeep Gogoi released from jail after 18 years


March 4th, 2010 - 11:12 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Mar 4 (ANI): The United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) vice-chairman Pradeep Gogoi was released on bail from the Guwahati Central Jail here on Thursday after 18 years.The court of the ... Read more...

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NSCN (K) willing to hold talks with the central government


June 3rd, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): Shedding a decade long inhibition and reservation not to hold talks with the Government of India, National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Khaplang) or NSCN (K) has expressed ... Read more...

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India seeks empowered IMF to pave road to global recovery


April 25th, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 25 (IANS) India Saturday called for empowering the International Monetary Fund (IMF) with resources, better governance, greater accountability and a redefined mandate for orchestrating efforts to overcome the ... Read more...

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PM-aspirant Mayawati to meet Third Front leaders Sunday


March 13th, 2009 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 13 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, aspiring to become the prime minister after the Lok Sabha elections, will have her first meeting with Third Front leaders Sunday. Two of the ... Read more...

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North Koreas Kim Jong Il suffers stroke again, succession battle on


September 15th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.15 (ANI): With North Korean leader Kim Jong Il reportedly suffering a second stroke, which has left him debilitated, unconfirmed rumors coming out of Pyong Yang suggest that a battle ... Read more...

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World’s leading nations violate human rights: Amnesty


May 28th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
DPA New York, May 28 (DPA) Amnesty International Wednesday delivered fierce charges against the US and the European Union (EU) for failing to uphold the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), demanding they ... Read more...

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Karnataka parties get into poll mode


March 18th, 2008 - 12:06 am ICT by admin
Bangalore, March 17 (IANS) With assembly elections round the corner, the major political parties in Karnataka have got into poll mode, organising pujas, addressing rallies and wooing farmers. The Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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