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UP traders claim bandh a success, to keep up protests (Lead)

September 20th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 20 (IANS) The nationwide strike called by opposition parties Thursday evoked a mixed response in Uttar Pradesh. While many shops and business establishments opened post lunch, normal life ... Read more...

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Shutdown cripples normal life in UP

September 20th, 2012 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 20 (IANS) Normal life was crippled across the state Thursday in response to the shutdown call given by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the ruling Samajwadi Party ... Read more...

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Rajnath Singh wants Hindi in apex court

May 5th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 5 (IANS) BJP leader Rajnath Singh Saturday advocated the introduction of Hindi and other Indian languages in the Supreme Court of India.Singh, who was the chief guest ... Read more...

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UP BJP leaders blame Kushwaha episode for debacle

April 17th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 17 (IANS) The disconnect and the discontent straining the national and the Uttar Pradesh unit leadership of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is slowly trickling out ... Read more...

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Solar energy players must be unified, says expert

January 11th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 11 (IANS) With the solar energy sector picking up rapidly and many parties joining it, there is need to bring all solar energy players under one umbrella to achieve ... Read more...

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Decision on supporting Mallya at BJP’s Patna meet

June 11th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 11 (IANS) Liquor baron Vijay Mallya will have to wait at least two more days - till the end of Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) national executive meet - to ... Read more...

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Five in fray for Rajya Sahba polls in Karnataka

June 10th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 10 (IANS) Liquor baron Vijay Mallay's bid to enter the Rajya Sabha for the second time from Karnataka as an Independent rests on the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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CPI-M fields young faces for Rajya Sabha polls

March 13th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 13 (IANS) Kerala's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Saturday named Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan's political secretary K.N. Balagopal and professor T.N. Seema, both in their 40s, as its nominees ... Read more...

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Six killed after plane crash in quake-hit Chile (Update)

March 2nd, 2010 - 3:03 am ICT by BNO News
SANTIAGO, CHILE (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane carrying six passengers crashed on Monday afternoon in central Chile near the town of Tomé, local media reported, killing all on board. The plane was ... Read more...

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BJP’s new ‘evidence’ a work of fiction: Congress

August 4th, 2008 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) The Congress Monday termed as a "work of fiction" what the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) presented as "fresh evidence" in the cash-for-vote allegation and said it was ... Read more...

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