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NDA allies together on coal scam: Sharad Yadav


August 30th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Janata Dal-United (JD-U) chief Sharad Yadav said Thursday that his party was with National Democratic Alliance (NDA) partner BJP in its protest over the ... Read more...

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Congress slams BJP for walkout from 2G JPC (second lead)


August 22nd, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members of the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on the 2G spectrum allocation scam Wednesday walked out from a meeting of ... Read more...

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BJP members walk out of 2G JPC (Lead)


August 22nd, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members of the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on the 2G spectrum allocation scam Wednesday walked out from a meeting of ... Read more...

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NCP’s revenge against BJP, retains Kej assembly seat


June 15th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beed (Maharashtra), June 15 (IANS) In a jolt to senior Maharashtra Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Gopinath Munde in his home district Beed, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Friday ... Read more...

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Shutdown near-total in Mumbai, most of Maharashtra (Second lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) The shutdown against rising prices and inflation called by opposition parties paralysed life in large parts of Maharashtra and its capital Mumbai with public transport ... Read more...

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Shutdown near-total in Mumbai, most of Maharashtra (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) The shutdown against rising prices and inflation paralysed life in large parts of Maharashtra and its capital Mumbai with public transport off the roads and ... Read more...

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BJP national executive meeting to be kept ’simple’


May 18th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) national executive meeting here next week will be kept "simple" as Maharashtra is facing a severe drought, a senior party ... Read more...

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Parrikar sworn-in as Goa chief minister


March 9th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 9 (IANS) Manohar Parrikar was Friday sworn-in chief minister, heading a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led coalition government, at a ceremony here attended by top party leaders.Governor K. ... Read more...

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Rift in Goa BJP settled: Gadkari


February 5th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 5 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) still hasn't finalised its chief ministerial candidate for the March 3 polls in Goa, even as party president Nitin Gadkari ... Read more...

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Government embarrassed, bill for statutory status for Lokpal defeated


December 28th, 2011 - 2:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) In a major embarrassment to the United Progressive Alliance, a combined opposition Tuesday defeated the government move to provide constitutional status for the newly ... Read more...

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Vinod Tawde new opposition leader in Maharashtra council


December 16th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Dec 16 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Vinod Tawde has been appointed the new Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Council, replacing Pandurang Phundkar, a top ... Read more...

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Advani’s yatra comes to Mumbai Nov 4


October 31st, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party leader L.K. Advani's anti-corruption Jan Chetna Yatra will enter Mumbai Nov 4 afternoon from Airoli-Mulund, in north part of the city, a ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh weakest PM: Advani


October 17th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 17 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Monday once again trained his guns on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, terming him the "weakest" prime minister ... Read more...

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Opposition shocks Congress-NCP in Khadakwasla by-poll


October 17th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 17 (IANS) Maharashtra's ruling Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) was Monday defeated by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena combine in the keenly contested Khadakwasla assembly by-election. The BJP's ... Read more...

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Polling on in Khadakwasla by-election


October 13th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 13 (IANS) Polling began amidst tight security for the Khadakwasla assembly constituency in this Maharashtra town Thursday morning under the shadow of Anna Hazare's anti-corruption and anti-Congress ... Read more...

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Hazare-government mediator Bhayyuji Maharaj was once a model


August 22nd, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Aug 22 (IANS) He was once a model for a popular suiting brand and is now a self-styled spiritual guru. Meet Bhayyuji Maharaj, 43, who is trying to mediate ... Read more...

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Chidambaram cornered, should resign: BJP


August 10th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Blaming Home Minister P. Chidambaram for the crackdown on its workers here Tuesday, the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday said he had been ... Read more...

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BJP demands Chidambaram’s resignation, disrupts parliament (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday disrupted both houses of parliament and demanded Home Minister P. Chidambaram's resignation over the police crackdown on party ... Read more...

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Maharashtra opposition calls off Aug 1 shutdown


July 30th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) Maharashtra's opposition parties Saturday called off a shutdown scheduled for Monday, after Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said the government was open to providing housing to ... Read more...

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BJP calls emergency meet to discuss Munde issue


June 20th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday summoned an emergency meeting of all its Maharashtra legislators and parliamentarians Tuesday to discuss the crisis arising out of ... Read more...

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Maharashtra opposition parties plan rally Thursday


June 8th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Three Maharashtra opposition parties have made elaborate plans for their proposed 'Chale Jao' (quit office) rally against the ruling Democratic Front government here Thursday, an ... Read more...

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Opposition leaders to tour Maharashtra for show of might


May 24th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Top leaders of the opposition Shiv Sena, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Republican Party of India (RPI) will go on a statewide tour from Friday ... Read more...

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Opposition joins hands against Maharashtra government


May 12th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Three opposition parties in Maharashtra will June 9 launch a movement against the Congress-led Democratic Front government to highlight issues affecting the common man, an ... Read more...

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Politicians, Bollywood, students support Hazare


April 6th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Politicians, Bollywood stars, youth and students in Maharashtra Wednesday expressed support for social activist Anna Hazare's "fast unto death" for a more stringent anti-graft legislation.Shiv ... Read more...

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PAC report on 2G spectrum allocation by April: Joshi


March 24th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) will submit its report on the controversial 2G spectrum allocation to mobile operators next month, panel chief Murli ... Read more...

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‘Personnel ministry mum on CBI probe into Goa drug nexus’


March 8th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 8 (IANS) The union personnel ministry has not responded to the Goa government's request that the probe into the police-politician-drug mafia nexus in the state be handed ... Read more...

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PM doesn’t know what’s going on in his office: Munde


March 4th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 4 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Gopinath Munde said Friday Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was not aware of the goings on in the Prime Minister's Office ... Read more...

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Tie up with MNS only after Shiv Seva’s nod: BJP


March 4th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 4 (IANS) Any alliance with Raj Thackeray's Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) can happen only with the consent of the Shiv Sena, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader ... Read more...

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BJP to publish one lakh booklets on Goa scams


March 2nd, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 2 (IANS) With an eye to the assembly polls in the near future, the Goa unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to publish 1 ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha names JPC members; business as usual in houses (Intro Roundup)


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The process for formation of a 30-member joint parliamentary committee to probe the 2G spectrum allocation scam was completed with the Rajya Sabha Tuesday ... Read more...

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Sibal moves motion for JPC in Rajya Sabha


March 1st, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) A motion for setting up a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to probe the telecom policy and the 2G spectrum scam was moved in the Rajya Sabha ... Read more...

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Mamata’s budget a joke on people: BJP


February 25th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Branding Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee a "dream peddler", the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday said she was "playing a joke" on the people by announcing new ... Read more...

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Gadkari supports Munde on tri-partite alliance


February 24th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) After Bharatiya Janta Party leader Gopinath Munde said that Raj Thackeray's Maharashtra Navnirman Sena could be part of BJP-Shiv Sena alliance, the party's chief Nitin Gadkari Thursday ... Read more...

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30-member JPC formed to probe 2G scam, telecom policy (Lead)


February 24th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Giving in to the opposition's relentless demand for a joint parliamentary committee (JPC), the government Thursday formed a 30-member panel to probe alleged irregularities in the ... Read more...

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PM to announce JPC on 2G scam Tuesday


February 21st, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to announce the setting up of a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) to probe the 2G spectrum scam on Tuesday. Manmohan ... Read more...

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