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Jagdish Tytler, others booked for Odisha rally violence


September 8th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 8 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee president Niranjan Patnaik are among several people booked for the violence during the Congress rally here ... Read more...

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Attack on woman cop during Odisha rally triggers outrage


September 7th, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 7 (IANS) The thrashing and near-molestation of a woman constable by a mob during an anti-government rally here Thursday has triggered outrage, with activists and police Friday demanding ... Read more...

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Abhishek Verma calls fresh case politically motivated


August 9th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Naval war room leak case accused and businessman Abhishek Verma said in a special court here Thursday that he has been implicated in a false ... Read more...

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Pranab hopeful of Mamata’s support (Lead)


July 11th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 11 (IANS) United Progressive Alliance (UPA) presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee, who was in Odisha Wednesday evening to gather support for himself in the July 19 election, hoped ... Read more...

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Pranab in Odisha to seek support


July 11th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 11 (IANS) United Progressive Alliance presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee arrived in Odisha Wednesday evening to gather support for himself in the July 19 election to the high ... Read more...

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Akali Dal, SGPC oppose Tytler in Olympics delegation


July 9th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 9 (IANS) Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal Monday opposed the decision of the UPA government to depute controversial Congress leader Jagdish Tytler, whose name had figured in ... Read more...

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Sikhs protest to demand Rajoana’s release


March 28th, 2012 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Hundreds of Sikhs led by former journalist Jarnail Singh Wednesday demanded the release of Balwant Singh Rajoana who assassinated the then Punjab chief minister ... Read more...

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Don’t close riots case probe against Tytler, court told (Lead)


February 16th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The widow of a 1984 anti-Sikh riots victim has moved a Delhi court against a magistrate's order rejecting her plea to not close a probe ... Read more...

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Don’t close riots case probe against Tytler, court told


February 16th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The widow of a 1984 anti-Sikh riots victim has moved a Delhi court against a magistrate's order rejecting her plea to not close a probe ... Read more...

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US-based Sikh wants to depose against Tytler


January 25th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) A US-based victim of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots here Wednesday approached a Delhi court to depose as a witness against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler for ... Read more...

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Previous attacks on leaders (To go with: ‘Ink attack stuns Ramdev, attacker faces mob fury’)


January 14th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev got added to the list of leaders attacked in public when a man threw ink at him during a press ... Read more...

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Shoes thrown at others, Pawar first to be assaulted (Timeline)


November 24th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Hitherto, prominent personalities have had footwear thrown at them but without contact being made. Union Agriculture Minister is the first dignitory to be assaulted. ... Read more...

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Former MPs still occupy government houses


October 30th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Despite losing their entitlement, eight former MPs, including Jagdish Tytler and Ajay Singh Chautala, continue to occupy posh government accommodation, a Right to Information ... Read more...

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Throwing footwear: A trend to showcase anger


October 18th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Throwing footwear on famous personalities by sullen people is becoming increasingly common as a gesture of protest. The latest to be targeted was Arvind ... Read more...

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IOA, NSFs meet PM over controversial sports bill


June 14th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) A 12-member delegation of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and National Sports Federations (NSF) met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here Monday and asked him ... Read more...

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Orissa government misleads people: Tytler


June 7th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 7 (IANS) Congress general secretary Jagdish Tytler Tuesday accused the Orissa government of misleading people by circulating wrong facts about central fund allocations to the state.The Naveen Patnaik ... Read more...

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Shoe attacks started with George Bush


June 6th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Two shoes flung at then US President George Bush by an Iraqi journalist seems to have literally kickstarted a global trend. The attacks on ... Read more...

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Slipper attack on Kalmadi latest in similar assaults


April 26th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The hurling of a slipper at arrested former chief of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Suresh Kalmadi is the latest in a series of ... Read more...

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All about metal: Siddartha Tytler makes rocking LFW debut


March 14th, 2011 - 2:40 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) Designer Siddartha Tytler, son of Congress politician Jagdish Tytler, made his debut at the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) with a collection inspired by metals.Siddartha, who started ... Read more...

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New Congress Working Committee announced


March 4th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday constituted a new Congress Working Committee (CWC), retaining key functionaries like Rahul Gandhi and Digvijay Singh. While Law Minister M ... Read more...

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Sudarshan’s anti-Sonia remarks provoke youth Congress protest


November 12th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.12 (ANI): The Congress youth wing party workers on Friday demonstrated at the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) headquarters in New Delhi against former RSS chief K. S. Sudarshan's anti-Sonia ... Read more...

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BJP demands punishment for guilty in anti-Sikh riots


November 3rd, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led by its senior leader Arun Jaitley Tuesday took out a candle-light march here to demand punishment for those ... Read more...

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Court upholds government ruling on tenure, age for sports officials (Lead)


November 2nd, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The chiefs of National Sports Federations (NSFs) received a jolt Tuesday with the Delhi High Court upholding the sports ministry's guidelines restricting their tenure of office ... Read more...

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CBI pressurized by Central Government: Venkaiah Naidu


July 26th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Reacting to the statement of Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh that the Centre has no role has no role to play in the Sohrabuddin case probe, ... Read more...

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1984 anti-Sikh riots: CBI seeks dismissal of case against Tytler


July 24th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday told a Karkardooma court that there was no sufficient evidence against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with the ... Read more...

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BJP cancels lunch with PM after CBI summons Shah (Lead)


July 23rd, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday cancelled a lunch with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh citing the "bitter atmosphere" following the CBI's summons to Gujarat minister Amit ... Read more...

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Lone Sikh ranger withdraws from 1984 riots cases


July 21st, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) After nearly 26 years of relentless battle for justice to victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, advocate H.S. Phoolka Tuesday withdrew from all cases following ... Read more...

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‘Bihar Congress leadership changes will curb factionalism’


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The Congress will benefit in election-bound Bihar with a new state unit chief as the appointment will help to end factionalism, a party leader said Thursday. "The ... Read more...

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Kaiser new Congress chief in Bihar


June 2nd, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Effecting top-level changes in its faction-ridden Bihar unit before assembly polls this year, the Congress Wednesday named Mehboob Ali Kaiser as the new state party chief. Kaiser, secretary ... Read more...

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Protect 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases witnesses: Badal to PM


May 29th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 29 (IANS) Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal Saturday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to provide security to witnesses in cases related to alleged role of Congress leader ... Read more...

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‘Amarinder’s statement on 1984 riots contrary to facts’


May 16th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh has not spoken the truth in exonerating his Congress colleagues Jagdish Tytler and Kamal Nath of alleged involvement in the 1984 ... Read more...

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Don’t curb sports bodies’ autonomy, IOC warns India


May 12th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has warned India not to take away the autonomy of sports federations, failing which there would be consequences. In a letter to Sports ... Read more...

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Gadkari accuses Congress of misusing CBI


May 6th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 6 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Thursday accused the Congress of misusing the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to target opposition parties, but did not respond ... Read more...

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Sikhs demand death sentence for Sajjan Kumar, Jagdish Tytler


May 5th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
Ludhiana (Punjab), May 5 (ANI): Scores of Sikhs brought the National Highway to halt in Ludhiana here on Wednesday to demand death penalty for Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and Jagdish Tytler ... Read more...

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Kalmadi meets Manmohan Singh over new tenure regulations


May 5th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 5 (ANI): Indian Olympic Association officials along with a delegation of National Sports Federations met the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Wednesday over the issue of new ... Read more...

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