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People will come for erotica, not Sunny: Pooja Bhatt (Movie Snippets)


July 26th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) "Jism 2" director Pooja Bhatt feels while many people will be curious to watch Indo-Canadian porn star Sunny Leone on the big screen, many might ... Read more...

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Kargil martyrs remembered on Vijay Diwas


July 26th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 26 (IANS) A solemn ceremony was held at the Chinar Corps headquarters here Thursday to commemorate the heroes of the 1999 Kargil conflict on the 13th anniversary of ... Read more...

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Adarsh scam: Deshmukh blames former ministers


June 27th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) Reiterating that he had no role to play in the Adarsh Housing Society scam, former Maharashtra chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh Wednesday shifted the blame on two ... Read more...

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Scams that rocked defence ministry since 2007 [To go with 'Bribe offer shocked me out of wits: Army chief (Lead)']


March 26th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Army chief General V.K. Singh Monday dropped a bombshell by revealing that a retired lieutenant general had offered him a bribe of Rs.14 crore (Rs.140 ... Read more...

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CBI likely to file case in Adarsh Housing scam today


November 12th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to file a case in the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam today.A CBI spokesman said a letter from Defence ... Read more...

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Scams trigger stormy start to parliament winter session (Lead)


November 9th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) The winter session of parliament Tuesday got off to a stormy start with opposition parties targeting the government over "scams after scams" and demanded a debate ... Read more...

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Adarsh society scam: Sonia Gandhi accepts Ashok Chavan’s resignation


November 9th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday accepted Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan's resignation offer following the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam.Chavan has been asked to submit ... Read more...

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Navy to submit Adarsh Society scam final report


November 3rd, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 3 (ANI): The Indian Navy will submit a final report on the Adarsh Housing Society scam based on its internal inquiry on Wednesday.Earlier, the navy had informed the ... Read more...

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Congress rejects BJP criticism over silence on corruption


November 2nd, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday rejected the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) criticism that it was silent on the corruption allegations surrounding the Adarsh housing society and Commonwealth Games ... Read more...

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Alliance with Congress in Maharashtra would continue: Praful Patel


November 2nd, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 2 (ANI): Senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel on Tuesday said the alliance with Congress in Maharashtra would continue even if there ... Read more...

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All corruption, nepotism charges would be dealt after due investigation: Digvijay Singh


November 2nd, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 2 (ANI): Even as top Congress leaders chose to remain silent on the graft charges related to Mumbai's Adarsh Housing Society scam and the XIXth Commonwealth Games projects, ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena’s Prabhu refutes Adarsh allegations


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Shiv Sena leader Suresh Prabhu, who owns a flat in the controversial Adarsh housing society in Mumbai, Tuesday refuted allegations that he had given environmental clearance to ... Read more...

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Why the silence on corruption, BJP to Congress


November 2nd, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday attacked the Congress over its "silence on corruption" in the Adarsh housing society scam and wondered why the resignation of ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi silent on Maharashtra housing scam, CWG


November 2nd, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 2 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday steered clear of two raging controversies- the financial irregularities in the Commonwealth Games and the alleged involvement of Maharashtra Chief ... Read more...

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Chavan responsible for Adarsh scam: Vilasrao Deshmukh


November 1st, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Differences emerged in the Maharashtra Congress over the Adarsh Housing Society scam, with union Heavy Industries Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh accusing Chief Minister Ashok Chavan of changing ... Read more...

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Congress gag order on Adarsh housing scam


November 1st, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) The Congress Monday asked its Maharashtra leaders not to air their views on the Adarsh housing society scam in which Chief Minister Ashok Chavan is under ... Read more...

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AICC meeting may authorise Sonia to appoint working committee


November 1st, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) The meeting of the All India Congress Committee (AICC) Tuesday is expected to authorize party president Sonia Gandhi to appoint members to the Congress working committee ... Read more...

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Sack Adarsh housing scam culprits, demands Murli Manohar Joshi


November 1st, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 1 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Murli Manohar Joshi Monday said those involved in the Adarsh Housing Society scam should not be allowed to continue in their ... Read more...

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Chavan back home, Pranab says panel needs time (Lead)


November 1st, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) The Congress party panel set up to go into the Adarsh housing scam needed some time to examine the documents, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said ... Read more...

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Adarsh Society scam: Mukherjee, Antony meet Sonia; discuss Chavan’s fate


November 1st, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 1 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi held consultations with senior party leaders on Monday on the fate of Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan over the Adarsh Cooperative Housing ... Read more...

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Opposition parties to meet governor for Chavan’s sack


October 31st, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) Maharashtra opposition parties will meet Governor K. Sankaranarayanan Monday to demand sacking of the Ashok Chavan government in the wake of the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam ... Read more...

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Pranab, Antony yet to discuss Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam


October 31st, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by ANI
Murshidabad/New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and Defence Minister A.K.Antony said on Sunday that they were yet to discuss and form any opinion over the Adarsh Cooperative Housing ... Read more...

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Yet to decide over Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society issue, says Pranab


October 31st, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
Murshidabad, Oct.31 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who along with Defence Minister A.K.Antony has been assigned the responsibility of probing into the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam, on Sunday said ... Read more...

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Not many choices before Congress to replace Ashok Chavan


October 31st, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) With Ashok Chavan likely to step down and the names of several senior Maharashtra Congress leaders reportedly figuring in the Adarsh housing society scam, the search ... Read more...

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Am yet to discuss Adarsh matter with Antony: Pranab


October 31st, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jangipur (West Bengal), Oct 31 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who along with Defence Minister A.K. Antony has been asked by Congress chief Sonia Gandhi to probe the Mumbai housing ... Read more...

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Chavan offers to quit over housing scam (Roundup)


October 30th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) Under flak over a housing society scam, Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Saturday offered to resign at a meeting here with Congress chief Sonia Gandhi who ... Read more...

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BJP demands immediate sacking of Chavan


October 30th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday called for the immediate sacking of Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan over the alleged allotment of flats in Mumbai originally ... Read more...

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Chavan offers to resign over housing scam (Lead)


October 30th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Saturday offered to resign over the allotment of flats in Mumbai meant for war heroes to politicians, bureaucrats and military officials.A ... Read more...

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Adarsh controversy: Chavan in Delhi to meet Sonia


October 30th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan arrived here Saturday to meet Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over the controversy surrounding Mumbai's Adarsh housing society meant for families of ... Read more...

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Chavan denies Adarsh link, summoned to New Delhi (Roundup)


October 30th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) Even as Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Friday denied any of his immediate family members were involved in the controversial Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society, built on ... Read more...

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Congress keeps distance from Adarsh controversy over Chavan


October 29th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The Congress Friday side-stepped questions over Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan's link to the Adarsh housing society meant for families of Kargil martyrs, and said the outcome ... Read more...

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Government not paying tributes to Kargil martyrs: BJP


July 27th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj Monday accused the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of having "forgotten" the Kargil martyrs. Addressing a 'Kargil Vijay ... Read more...

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Antony pays tribute to Kargil martyrs


July 26th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony led the nation in paying tributes to Kargil martyrs, on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at Amar Jawan Jyoti in the ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha adjourns after tribute to ex-VP Shekhawat, Kargil martyrs


July 26th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day on the first day of the Monsoon Session of Parliament on Monday.The lower house assembled at 11 ... Read more...

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Remembering Kargil heroes, 11 years after victory


July 25th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) The nation will Monday remember its soldiers who were killed in the summer of 1999 while protecting the Kargil heights in Jammu and Kashmir from Pakistani ... Read more...

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