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Canadian-based artist ‘paints’ portraits of Gandhi, Lennon with bullet holes!

December 11th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): An 'gun' artist has created portraits of Gandhi and Lennon by 'painting' their pictures with bullet holes.Viktor Mitic has created a controversial portrait of India's ideological leader ... Read more...

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Australia raises suspicion on CWG 2010 corruption, calls it politically motivated

August 2nd, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, August 2 (ANI): Australian has raised suspicion that the Commonwealth Games, scheduled to be held in New Delhi, has become a 'political' football in India amid widespread corruption claims."It looks ... Read more...

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Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh epicentre of Maoist activities, says Chidambaram

September 25th, 2009 - 11:59 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Sep 25 (ANI): Union Home Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram said on Friday that the states of Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh have become the epicentre of Maoist activities in the country.The rebels have ... Read more...

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RSS wants BJP to pull up its socks (Roundup)

August 28th, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Friday expressed disappointment over the infighting in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), but refused to draw up a road map for ... Read more...

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Kasab backtracks after pleading guilty

August 7th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 7 (ANI): Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of last year's Mumbai attacks, on Friday (August 07) backtracked in court once again, pleading guilty to all charges ... Read more...

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Latest results - Congress trounces BJP in 2009 India election

May 16th, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Counting in the 2009 India general election took place today and within an hour analysts were already noticing a trend favoring the ruling Indian National Congress (Congress)-lead coalition of Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Congress Party wins India elections 2009

May 16th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
India’s ruling Congress party (INC) has won more than 191 of the 543 parliamentary seats up for grab in the 2009 India elections, beating out the main opposition bloc led by ... Read more...

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Sonia targets BJP over terrorism issue

April 29th, 2009 - 10:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 29 (ANI): Congress Party chief Sonia Gandhi addressing her first election rally in national capital New Delhi, targeted the Bharatiya Janata Party over the issue of terrorism.New Delhi ... Read more...

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Mohan Bhagwat is new RSS chief, Sudarshan quits (Lead, Chanding dateline)

March 21st, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Anand and Shyam Pandharipande Nagpur, March 21 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief K.S. Sudarshan Saturday stepped down on health grounds, handing over the mantle to Mohan Bhagwat, a veterinary doctor ... Read more...

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Indian women take on cultural vigilantes with underwear campaign (Roundup)

February 10th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS)Outraged Indian women say they will collect hundreds of underwear to send to a man whose supporters say women should not visit pubs nor celebrate Valentine's Day ... Read more...

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Mangalore refuses to forgive the moral brigade

February 10th, 2009 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Mangalore, Feb 10 (IANS) More than two weeks after a group of self-styled moralists attacked young women in a pub here, people in this Karnataka town are still seething.From housewives to businessmen ... Read more...

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BJP activists attack house of expelled parliamentarian for voting in favour of Government

July 24th, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , July 24 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party activists today attacked the residence of expelled party MP Chandrabhan Singh who voted in favour of the Government.About 100 people stormed ... Read more...

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Mixed bag of reactions as UPA completes four years

May 23rd, 2008 - 1:16 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): As the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), completed four years in office today, the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party described its stint as a failure. Junior Communication Minister Shakeel ... Read more...

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Riot-scarred Muslim voters apathetic to Gujarat polls

December 12th, 2007 - 7:37 pm ICT by admin
By Ravishankar Naroda-Patia (Gujarat), Dec.12 (ANI): Muslim voters of Naroda-Patia, who witnessed the most gruesome massacre during the 2002 communal riots, are apathetic to the assembly elections in Gujarat. A sense of despair and ... Read more...

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