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Roll back diesel hike, cooking gas cylinder cap, demands BJP


September 14th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep (IANS) The BJP Friday demanded rollback of the Rs.5 a litre hike in diesel prices and the cap of six cylinders on supply of subsidised cooking ... Read more...

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BJP doing drama to hide facts, says minister


August 28th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The government Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of enacting a "drama" over coal blocks allocation to prevent a debate in parliament as ... Read more...

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Congress to hit streets against BJP


August 28th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Under unrelenting attack from the BJP over coal blocks allocation, the Congress Tuesday announced it will "hit the streets" to expose the double-speak of ... Read more...

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Congress slams BJP Karnataka government for Mangalore assault


July 31st, 2012 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Congress Monday slammed the BJP government in Karanataka over assault on students by a Hindu group activists, saying that such incidents had taken ... Read more...

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Nawaz sees conspiracies in Pakistan apex court’s defiance


March 25th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif believes conspiracies are being hatched for defying the Supreme Court's orders and says his party will bring the "schemers" ... Read more...

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Mayawati hits out at Congress for Khurshid’s remarks


February 11th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 11 (IANS) Hitting out at the Congress, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Saturday slammed its leadership for shedding "crocodile ... Read more...

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Simpson got emotional over baby first kick


December 13th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 13 (IANS) Pregnant Jessica Simpson says that she cried when she felt her baby's first movements."I felt (the baby) move the other day for the first time ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa getting five-star treatment: Congress


October 19th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Arrested former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa was being given "five-star treatment while in jail", the Congress said Wednesday. "BJP's (Bharatiya Janata Party's) handling ... Read more...

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Left parties in Bengal to protest petrol price hike


September 16th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 16 (IANS) Denouncing the petrol price hike as anti-people, West Bengal's opposition Left Front parties have decided to hit the streets to empathise with the people."Prices of essentials ... Read more...

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Assembly adjourned over free homes for mill workers


July 28th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) The Maharashtra legislative assembly was Thursday adjourned thrice over the issue of free houses for mill workers and finally adjourned for the day without transacting ... Read more...

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Zardari has sold Pakistan’s independence, sovereignty to US: Jamaat-e-Islami


March 24th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 24(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has sold the country's independence and sovereignty to the United States, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Ameer Munawar Hasan has said.He said the US had handcuffed ... Read more...

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Now, you can spot who’s shedding crocodile tears and who’s not


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): The next time you shed crocodile tears, be careful - a new study has given behavioural clues to spot fabricated versus genuine displays of remorse.Researchers have found that ... Read more...

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Travel misery for millions as Tube strike hits London


September 7th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (DPA) A strike by workers on the London Underground (Tube) caused severe disruption and delays for millions of travellers Tuesday, early reports showed. Maintenance staff, drivers and station employees joined ... Read more...

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BJD, Congress hold rallies over Vedanta, POSCO


September 3rd, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 3 (IANS) Politics over mega projects by South Korean steel major POSCO and Vedanta and others intensified further with the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and opposition Congress in ... Read more...

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Mulayam’s apology to Muslims a gimmick: Amar Singh


August 2nd, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Allahabad, Aug 1 (IANS) Expelled Samajwadi Party leader and now head of his newly formed Lok Manch, Amar Singh, Sunday attacked his one-time political mentor Mulayam Singh Yadav for shedding "crocodile ... Read more...

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BJP announces July 1 as ‘Inflation-Protest Day’


June 28th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Intensifying the agitation against price rise, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday hit out at Congress president Sonia Gandhi asking her to stop "expressing false sympathies ... Read more...

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Modi signed MOU with Dow Chemicals in 2008: Congress


June 14th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 14 (IANS) The Congress Monday hit back at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, accusing him of "shedding crocodile tears" on the Bhopal gas leak tragedy when his government had ... Read more...

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‘Sonia, Rahul not keen on Uttar Pradesh’s development’


May 20th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 20 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi are only interested in developmental schemes in their parliamentary constituencies, not the all-round development of Uttar Pradesh, the ... Read more...

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Kasab breaks down after death sentence


May 6th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab broke down Thursday in the court room after he was sentenced to death for the Mumbai terror attack. But the public prosecutor called ... Read more...

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BSP criticises Congress for ignoring Ambedkar in booklet


April 20th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 20 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Tuesday criticised the Congress for completely "ignoring" B.R. Ambedkar in a booklet brought out by the party to mark the completion of ... Read more...

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I’ve lost ‘Bigg Boss’, but I feel like a winner: Kambli


November 21st, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Former India cricketer Vinod Kambli has been evicted out of the third season of reality show "Bigg Boss" within two weeks of his stay, but he ... Read more...

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Pak Punjab CM blames India for fanning terror in Balochistan, Waziristan


November 19th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Nov.19 (ANI): Taking a cue from Interior Minister Rehman Malik, Pakistan Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has also accused India of fanning terrorism in Balochistan and Waziristan.Addressing a joint press conference ... Read more...

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Indian citizenship for Tamil refugees? Jayalalitha says ‘no’


October 6th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 6 (IANS) Tamil Nadu opposition leader J. Jayalalitha Tuesday denounced the ruling DMK's demand that Sri Lankan refugees in India should be given Indian citizenship. The former chief minister said that ... Read more...

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Musharraf ’shedding crocodile tears’, says ex- Pak SCBA chief


September 19th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.19 (ANI): Pakistan Supreme Court Bar Association's former President Aitzaz Ahsan has said that former President General Pervez Musharraf is 'shedding crocodile tears' while admitting that removing Chief Justice Iftikhar ... Read more...

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Callous Kasab asked to stop laughing or face Dara Singh


June 22nd, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, June 22 (ANI): The lone surviving gunman behind the Mumbai terror attacks, Ajmal Amir Kasab, has been reprimanded by lawyers for laughing during the court proceedings, and recently a lawyer asked ... Read more...

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Kasab gets teary-eyed after seeing 26/11 pics


June 15th, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) The lone surviving terrorist from the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab became emotional after a witness identified him and showed photographs of the victims in a ... Read more...

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Weird antics for the camera


April 21st, 2009 - 1:41 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Reality TV can do all sorts of crazy things in front of the world- getting married, crocodile tears, fights, giving birth, even funerals now.Now Britain's Got Talent's unique finding Susan Boyle, the ... Read more...

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AGP-BJP candidate is charged with murder, says Gogoi


March 28th, 2009 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 28 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Saturday accused the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP)-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) combine of fielding a candidate chargesheeted for murder. "I am not naming the ... Read more...

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YSR confident of retaining power in Andhra


March 21st, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 21 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy Saturday exuded confidence that the Congress would retain power in the state as it had fulfilled all its promises on implementing ... Read more...

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Brit woman who cries ”crocodile tears” when she eats cured by Botox jabs!


January 22nd, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): A British woman who cried ''crocodile tears'' every time she ate has been cured with the help of botox injections.Patricia Webster, 58, sobs uncontrollably at every meal ... Read more...

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Left Front wins civic poll in Jhargram


December 2nd, 2008 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 2 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front (LF) Tuesday comfortably retained the Jhargram municipality, as the polls for four civic bodies in the state saw the voters opting for the ... Read more...

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Mayawati seeks ban on MNS, warns backlash


October 21st, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 21 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Tuesday sought a ban on the Maharastra Navnirman Sena (MNS) for unleashing terror on north Indians in Mumbai and some other parts of ... Read more...

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Former Telugu heroines slam Chiranjeevi’s political ambitions


September 24th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 24 (IANS) Telugu superstar Chiranjeevi and his newly-launched political party Praja Rajyam has come under attack by none other than two of his erstwhile leading ladies. Actress Vijayashanti, who heads ... Read more...

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Pakistan Radio sheds crocodile tears for Punjab farmers


August 26th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
Ferozepur, Aug.26 (ANI): The latest theme of Punjabi Durbar programme of Pakistan Radio is that the Sikhs in Punjab are being discriminated against by the Government, both in the Punjab and ... Read more...

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BJP, Congress spar over paddy support price


June 14th, 2008 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 14 (IANS) Congress treasurer Motilal Vora Saturday said the Chhattisgarh unit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had informed a central government panel that it did not want a hike in ... Read more...

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