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CBI now ‘Congress Bureau of Investigation’: Gadkari


December 1st, 2011 - 2:38 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 1 (IANS) Alleging that the Congress was constantly using the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to settle scores with political opponents, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday ... Read more...

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Gadkari meets jailed party colleagues in Tihar


October 31st, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Monday visited the Tihar Jail here to meet two former party MPs and Sudheendra Kulkarni, advisor ... Read more...

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Central government trying to save Sheila Dikshit in CWG scam: BJP


March 26th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 26(ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said that the Congress-led UPA government at the Centre was trying to save Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit in the ... Read more...

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Opposition stalls assembly over Yeddyurappa son’s trust


March 15th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 15 (IANS) The Karnataka assembly was rocked for the second day Tuesday over the opposition demand for a CBI probe into affairs of a trust run by ... Read more...

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CBI is Congress Bureau of Investigation: Bal Thackeray


February 1st, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Calling it the "Congress Bureau of Investigation", Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Tuesday said investigative agency CBI was carrying out "politically-motivated probes" in various cases, including the Adarsh ... Read more...

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NDA will soon decide strategy for budget session: Gadkari


January 30th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 30 (IANS) Indicating that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) could stall the budget session of parliament too over the demand for a parliamentary probe into the 2G spectrum scam, ... Read more...

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Prosecute Sonia Gandhi: Punjab minister


January 4th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 4 (IANS) Punjab Education Minister Sewa Singh Sekhwan Tuesday demanded the prosecution of Congress president Sonia Gandhi for ensuring the safe exit of Ottavio Quattrocchi, the Italian businessman in ... Read more...

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BJP to raise issue of misuse of CBI in Parliament: Sushma Swaraj


October 6th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Oct 6 (ANI): Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj has said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would raise the issue of the alleged misuse of the ... Read more...

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BJP seeks JPC or CBI probe in Games corruption (Lead)


August 9th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Monday demanded a probe by either a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) or the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the alleged corruption ... Read more...

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Gadkari blames UPA Govt. of CBI’s misuse


July 26th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 26 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari on Monday slammed the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government for misusing the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) against the ... Read more...

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Government misusing CBI: Nitin Gadkari (Lead)


July 26th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Monday reiterated his party's stance by alleging that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government was using the Central Bureau of ... Read more...

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Battle over CBI: PM says it is not Congress mouthpiece (Roundup)


July 26th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday strongly refuted the opposition charge about misuse of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) amid accusations by the Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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CBI pressurized by Central Government: Venkaiah Naidu


July 26th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Reacting to the statement of Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh that the Centre has no role has no role to play in the Sohrabuddin case probe, ... Read more...

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CBI not Congress mouthpiece, says PM (Second Lead)


July 26th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday called for the smooth functioning of parliament while refuting the Bharatiya Janata Party's allegations of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ... Read more...

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PM on Amit Shah: CBI is not Congress Bureau of Investigation


July 26th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Monday saidthat there is no truth in the allegation put forward by the BJP that the CBI is the Congress ... Read more...

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CBI not Congress mouthpiece, says PM (Lead)


July 26th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday called for the smooth functioning of parliament and said that it was ready for all discussions on the issue of the ... Read more...

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CBI is not ‘Congress bureau of investigation’: PM


July 26th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) The CBI is not the "Congress bureau of investigation", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday, refuting the Bharatiya Janata Party's allegations of conspiracy behind the arrest ... Read more...

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Congress seeks CBI probe into iron ore export scam


July 6th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 6 (IANS) The opposition Congress party Tuesday claimed Rs.600 billion worth of iron ore has been exported illegally from Karnataka in the last few years and sought a probe by ... Read more...

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CBI is Congress Bureau of Intimidation: BJP


June 12th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 12 (IANS) Charging the government with using the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to work for its political ends, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Saturday demanded a ... Read more...

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Gadkari terms Mulayam, Lalu ‘licking dogs’, retracts later (Lead)


May 13th, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 12 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Wednesday hit out at Mulayam Singh Yadav and Lalu Prasad for supporting the Congress on the cut motions in parliament ... Read more...

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Mulayam, Lalu no roaring lions but licking dogs: Gadkari


May 13th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 12 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Wednesday accused Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Lalu Prasad of betraying the opposition on ... Read more...

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BJP stages nationwide protest against misuse of CBI


May 12th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/ Gandhinagar (Gujarat), May 12 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) staged a nationwide protest on Wednesday against the alleged misuse of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) by the ... Read more...

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Tytler acquittal triggers uproar in parliament (Afternoon Lead)


April 29th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The acquittal of Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case caused an uproar in parliament Thursday, forcing an adjournment of the Rajya Sabha ... Read more...

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Uproar in Lok Sabha over Tytler’s acquittal


April 29th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The Lok Sabha erupted in uproar Thursday over the acquittal of Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. Raising the matter during zero hour, Akali ... Read more...

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Amar Singh accuses Congress of misusing CBI (Lead)


December 7th, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party Sunday accused the central government of misusing the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for favouring "persons close to the party." Party general secretary ... Read more...

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Government misusing CBI, says Amar Singh


December 7th, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party Sunday accused the central government of misusing the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for favouring "persons close to the party." Party general ... Read more...

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Government not meddling in CBI’s case handling, asserts Chavan


July 9th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Prithviraj Chavan Thursday said that the government does not intervene in the functioning of the Central Bureau of ... Read more...

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Bofors storm rages again, Congress under fire (Roundup)


April 28th, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Bofors gun payoff scandal flared up again Tuesday with the election-wrapped Congress coming under all round attack over the CBI decision to remove Italian businessman ... Read more...

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No pressure on CBI in bofors case : Priyanka


April 28th, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Rae Bareli (Uttar Pradesh), April 28 (IANS) The Congress had put no pressure on the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the Bofors gun payoff case, Priyanka Gandhi said Tuesday as ... Read more...

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CBI drops Quattrocchi from wanted list, BJP on offensive


April 28th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The CBI's decision to strike off Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi, the lone surviving suspect in the Bofors gun payoff case, from its list of wanted persons ... Read more...

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Arun Shourie says Modi should become PM after Advani


April 24th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, April 24 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Shourie on Friday said that Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi should become the Prime Minister after party's prime ministerial candidate Lal ... Read more...

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CBI is Congress Bureau of of Investigation, says BJP


March 28th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Suspecting a clean chit to former central minister Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday said the Central Bureau ... Read more...

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