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FIR against BJP general secretary for fraud


September 4th, 2012 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 4 (IANS) An FIR was registered in Rajasthan's Udaipur city Tuesday against Bharatiya Janta Party general secretary and sitting legislator Kiran Maheshwari, her husband and 28 others on ... Read more...

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Dismissed Belgaum council members seek Thackeray’s support


July 8th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Days after Karnataka's Bharatiya Janta Party government dismissed the elected council of Belgaum's civic body, former mayor Manda Balekundri Sunday met Shiv Sena supremo Bal ... Read more...

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Orders from top: UP Police in makeover drive


June 23rd, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 23 (IANS) From monitoring bloating waistlines to logging on to Facebook to leveraging the benefits of IT, the 125,000-strong Uttar Pradesh Police, hitherto infamous for its acts ... Read more...

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Presidential poll: Numbers favour Pranab


June 21st, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
With the country's political parties clearing their stand Thursday, the numbers show a clear inclination towards United Progressive Alliance (UPA) candidate Pranab Mukherjee.Pranab Mukherjee:The ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA), in ... Read more...

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Will quit if Team Anna allegations are proved: Manmohan (Second Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, May 29 (IANS) A combative Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday threatened to "give up" his public career if there was any truth in the ... Read more...

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What the PM said on Team Anna’s allegations


May 29th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, May 29 (IANS) Here's what Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Team Anna's allegations while speaking to reports on his way back home from ... Read more...

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Will quit if Team Anna allegations are proved: PM (Lead)


May 29th, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, May 29 (IANS) A combative Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday threatened to "give up" his public career if there was any truth in the ... Read more...

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SC issues notices on presidential reference on natural resources


May 11th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday issued notices on the presidential reference seeking clarification whether the natural resources could only be allocated by auction.An apex court ... Read more...

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Postpone Goa panchayat polls, says church body


April 28th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 28 (IANS) The Archdiocese of Goa's social wing Saturday sought the postponement of panchayat elections in the state, alleging irregularities in ward reservation and delimitation."The Council of Social ... Read more...

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Court issues notices on release of Maoists for Hikaka


April 19th, 2012 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The Supreme court Thursday asked the central and Odisha governments to respond to a petition that sought to block release of 29 Maoists on bail ... Read more...

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UP mandate a defeat for Rahul: Swaraj (Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) The Congress's poor showing in Uttar Pradesh was a "defeat" for Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj said ... Read more...

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Delhi autorikshaw unions to join Tuesday stir


February 27th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, February 27 (IANS) Come Tuesday and commuters in New Delhi may face major hassles as the capital's 55,000 autorikshaws have decided to join in the national strike called ... Read more...

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When Omar had to wait out a traffic jam


January 20th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 20 (IANS) The Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir was in for a lot of traffic hurdles Friday morning as he waited for a flight to Srinagar from ... Read more...

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Gujarat governor seeks Modi fast details


September 26th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) The political spat between Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and Governor Kamala Beniwal has intensified with the latter seeking details from the state government on ... Read more...

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Support for Hazare grows across Rajasthan


August 18th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 18 (IANS) Support for social activist Anna Hazare's stir for a more inclusive anti-graft law is growing across Rajasthan, with protests rallies across the state and a half-day ... Read more...

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Two-day auto strike in Delhi from Thursday


May 18th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Autorickshaw trade unions will go on a two-day strike from Thursday to oppose the Delhi government's decision to equip all autos with global positioning systems ... Read more...

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BJP parliamentary delegation to visit Jammu and Kashmir


April 9th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Apr 9(ANI): A six member delegation of the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP), led by its former President Rajnath Singh, will visit Jammu and Kashmir next week to assess the overall situation ... Read more...

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Auto strike hits Delhi hard


March 31st, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Delhiites had a harrowing time Thursday as thousands of auto-rickshaw drivers struck work demanding that the government pay for GPS instruments to be installed in ... Read more...

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This is victory of democracy: BJP on JPC


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janta Party Tuesday welcomed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's announcement of a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the 2G spectrum scam as "victory of democracy"."This ... Read more...

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Chidambaram to visit Jammu and Kashmir on Feb 3


January 31st, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Jan 31 (ANI) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram will visit Jammu and Kashmir on February 3 to review the security situation and also to take stock of the political developments ... Read more...

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Chidambaram to visit Jammu and Kashmir Feb 3


January 30th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 30 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram will visit Jammu and Kashmir Feb 3 to review the security situation and also to take stock of the political developments in ... Read more...

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Sex abuse victim arrested in Jharkhand


January 16th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 16 (IANS) Police Sunday arrested a woman, who was the victim of sexual abuse by a senior IPS officer five years ago, on charges of patronising a criminal gang and ... Read more...

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Rains bring respite from fog in Delhi, 68 trains affected (Second Lead)


December 28th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Light rainfall Tuesday added to the chill in the capital but helped partially disperse the heavy fog and improve flight operations at Delhi airport. Rail services continued ... Read more...

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Rains give respite from fog, but rail services affected (Lead)


December 28th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) The capital witnessed light rainfall early Tuesday, adding to the chill. It helped ease heavy fog conditions as also flight operations at the Delhi airport, but rail ... Read more...

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Phase 1 of Karnataka panchayat polls peacefully ends


December 26th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Dec.26 (ANI): Polling during the first phase of zilla and taluk panchayat elections in 12 districts across the Karnataka peacefully came to an end with an estimated 1.11 crore electorates ... Read more...

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BJP to hold ‘loan mela’ for onions


December 22nd, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 22 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh unit of the Bhartiya Janta Party will organise 'Onion Loan' demonstrations in every district of the state Thursday to protest the rising prices of the ... Read more...

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Agartala handloom weavers suffer huge losses due to government apathy


December 8th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasAgartala, Dec.8 (ANI): Handloom weavers in Agartala are suffering huge lossesand complained that the policies of the state government have hindered the marketing and financial support through different programmes to ... Read more...

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CBI probe detrimental for Army: Jaswant Singh


November 10th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Even as Defence Minister A.K. Antony ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the multi-crore Adarsh housing society scam, former defence minister Jaswant Singh Wednesday ... Read more...

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54 percent turnout in Bihar first phase: EC


October 21st, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Fifty-four percent polling was recorded in the first phase of the Bihar assembly elections that was held peacefully Thursday, the Election Commission of India said here.In ... Read more...

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Sonia plays minority card in Bihar, attacks Nitish Kumar (Lead)


October 18th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 18 (IANS) The Congress is committed to secularism and has never joined hands with non-secular forces, party president Sonia Gandhi said Monday while launching a scathing attack on the ... Read more...

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Gadkari says Congress and Janta Dal attempted to destabilize BJP in Karnataka


October 11th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party chief Nitin Gadkari said on Monday that the Congress and the Janta Dal (Secular) made an attempt to destabilize the BJP government in Karnataka ... Read more...

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BJP youth wing demands Omar Abdullah’s resignation


October 8th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Activists of Bharatiya Janata Party's youth wing Bhartiya Janta Yuva Morcha (BJYM) staged a protest here on Friday demanding the resignation of Jammu and Kashmir Chief ... Read more...

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Mumbai remembers Mahatma


October 2nd, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) Thousands of students and various organisations across Mumbai Saturday remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 141st birth anniversary.More than 500 students from 70 colleges of the University of Mumbai ... Read more...

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Railways cancel, divert 53 trains due to Delhi floods


September 11th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Indian Railways Saturday cancelled or diverted 53 trains, including several short-distance services, as several low-lying areas in and around the national capital were inundated as the Yamuna ... Read more...

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Newly-elected TRS legislators take oath


August 2nd, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 2 (IANS) Eleven legislators of the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), who were elected in the by-polls last week, Monday took oath as members of the Andhra Pradesh assembly. Assembly Speaker ... Read more...

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