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My good wishes to Rahul, Mulayam now says


September 13th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) A day after the Samajwadi Party's direct attack on Congress leader Rahul Gandhi kicked up a storm, its chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Thursday extended his ... Read more...

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Brand Rahul does not exist, says BJP


September 12th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday targeted Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi for remaining "silent" on corruption issues and claimed that the "Brand Rahul" ... Read more...

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Security, corruption issues in coming northeast polls: Congress


April 30th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 30 (IANS) Law and order and corruption would be the two major poll planks of the Congress during assembly elections next year in the three northeastern states of ... Read more...

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Attack on Pakistani soldiers smacks of US arrogance: Daily


November 29th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 29 (IANS) The NATO attack that left over two dozen Pakistani soldiers dead smacks of the "arrogance of a superpower", said a Pakistani daily. It noted that ... Read more...

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Mayawati demands representation of SCs, OBCs in Lokpal


August 26th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 26 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Friday demanded suitable representation of Scheduled Castes and Other Backward Classes in the Lokpal Bill drafting committee and in the ... Read more...

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Modi government, Congress spar over panel


August 18th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 17 (IANS) The ruling BJP in Gujarat and the opposition Congress were involved in a tussle of sorts Wednesday in the backdrop of corruption issues rocking the ... Read more...

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India important investment destination, but challenges remain: Ernst-Young


July 11th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) India may still be an important investment destination for global companies but its complex tax structure, difficulty in repatriation of cash from investments and corruption ... Read more...

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BJP questions Mamata silence on graft, Ramdev


June 15th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 15 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Tuesday questioned Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's silence on the corruption issues and ... Read more...

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Congress to prepare charge sheet against Chhattisgarh government


April 23rd, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 23 (IANS) The Congress party in Chhattisgarh with a new state unit chief is preparing a comprehensive charge sheet against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in ... Read more...

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Bhushans said Noida land allotted through ‘process’


April 20th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Stating that there were fresh attempts to tarnish the family's image, Lokpal bill joint committee co-chair Shanti Bhushan's son Jayant said Wednesday that the land ... Read more...

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US declines comment on cash-for-votes to win n-deal vote


March 18th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) The US has declined to comment on a purported cable released by WikiLeaks suggesting that India's United Progressive Alliance government sought to win the 2008 trust ... Read more...

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Mamata’s administrative skills suspect: Jaitley (Lead)


March 12th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 12 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Saturday launched a broadside against the Trinamool Congress, questioning the administrative skills of its chief Mamata Banerjee and stressing that the ... Read more...

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Tackling graft, ushering in reforms top priority: President (Intro Roundup)


February 21st, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Tackling corruption and inflation are high on the government's agenda, President Pratibha Patil said inaugurating the important budget session of parliament Monday. She also underlined that ... Read more...

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Tackling corruption, ushering reforms top priorities: President (Roundup)


February 21st, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Tackling corruption and inflation are high on the government's agenda, President Pratibha Patil said inaugurating the important budget session of parliament Monday. She also underlined that ... Read more...

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Special session was a trap: BJP


January 5th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 5 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday called the Congress proposal for a special session of parliament on the 2G spectrum issue a 'trap' to divert attention from ... Read more...

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Pranab sidesteps on ordinance against graft


January 2nd, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 2 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Sunday hedged on the issue of the central government promulgating an ordinance to tackle corruption among politicians and public servants."The question is totally ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa meets Karnataka Governor Bhardwaj, seeks to mend relations


December 31st, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec 31 (ANI): In an attempt to bury the hatchet over differences regarding corruption issues in the state, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa met Governor HR Bhardwaj here at Raj Bhavan ... Read more...

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Indonesian government vows to tackle corruption in 2011


December 25th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- The Indonesian government has vowed to tackle corruption in 2011 as accorded in a meeting with the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), the Jakarta Post reported on Saturday.The ... Read more...

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CPI-M kickstarts Kerala poll campaign


December 1st, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 (IANS) Smarting under the drubbing received in the recent local bodies poll in Kerala, the ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) has decided to draw attention to the corruption ... Read more...

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BJP like a drama company on corruption issues: Congress


November 30th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of double standards and "crass hypocrisy" on issues of corruption and listed a number of alleged irregularities ... Read more...

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BJP to take final decision on Yeddyurappa Wednesday (Roundup)


November 24th, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, Nov 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday night said it will take a final decision Wednesday morning on the fate of beleaguered Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, ... Read more...

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Decision on Yeddyurappa Wednesday morning: BJP (Night Lead)


November 23rd, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, Nov 23 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday night said it will announce its final decision Wednesday morning on the fate of beleaguered Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, ... Read more...

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ICC asks PCB to appoint retired judge in integrity committee


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 22(ANI): The International Cricket Council's (ICC) special task force for Pakistan cricket has advised the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to appoint a retired High Court judge to head the integrity ... Read more...

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ICC board agrees on anti-corruption code for domestic cricket


November 22nd, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov. 22 (ANI): The ICC Executive Board has unanimously agreed to introduce an Anti-Corruption Code for domestic cricket by April 1, 2011.ICC Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat confirmed to the Board that ... Read more...

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Congress keeps mum on Raja, blames BJP for disrupting parliament


November 10th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Maintaining its stand of not commenting on Telecom Minister A. Raja's involvement in the 2G spectrum scam, Congress Wednesday accused Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of disrupting ... Read more...

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Opposition to raise corruption issues in parliament


November 7th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Opposition parties have decided to raise the issue of corruption during parliament's winter session beginning Tuesday and will try to pin down the government on controversies ... Read more...

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Dismiss Maharashtra government: Uddhav Thackeray


October 30th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) Citing lapses in allotment of flats in a Mumbai highrise and various other corruption issues, Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray Saturday said it would be apt ... Read more...

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Anti-corruption helpline buzzes with complaints


October 27th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has received over 230 complaints within two days of the launch of its new helpline where people can register complaints of corruption ... Read more...

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Congress, JD-S money power behind Karnataka crisis: Gadkari


October 14th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Thursday reiterated the party's stand that the "money-power politics" of the Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) in Karnataka had led ... Read more...

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Poll pitch picks up in Rajasthan


May 3rd, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 3 (IANS) It's not just the mercury that is rising in Rajasthan. Poll fever has touched a high too with political parties busy canvassing for votes ahead of the ... Read more...

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