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Thackeray bats for Sushma Swaraj as PM, BJP says decision later (Second Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Sunday expressed admiration for BJP leader Sushma Swaraj and termed her best suited to becoming the next prime minister ... Read more...

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Advani rakes up Ram temple issue


September 9th, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 9 (IANS) Raking up the controversial Ram temple issue in Uttar Pradesh, senior BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani has linked it with the identity of Hindus and said ... Read more...

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Rajesh Khanna: The custodian of his own famous avatar (Tribute)


July 18th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
In an unexpectedly deep and thoughtful comment Jatin Khanna once described himself as the "custodian" of his own movie screen avatar Rajesh Khanna."I am Jatin (his real name). I ... Read more...

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Congress’s Jaiswal favours President’s Rule in UP, retracts (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, Feb 23 (IANS) Union minister and senior Congress leader Sriprakash Jaiswal Thursday said Uttar Pradesh will have President's Rule if the Congress fails to win majority in the ... Read more...

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Advani kicks off BJP’s UP poll campaign with Ram temple


February 5th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 4 (IANS) Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani Saturday reiterated his commitment to a grand Ram temple in this Hindu holy town as he ... Read more...

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Political changes ahead in 2012: Advani


December 31st, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani Saturday said the coming year is sure to bring "big changes in national politics".In a year-end ... 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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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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Is there any government at the centre, asks Advani


July 10th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 10 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani Sunday said he wondered whether anyone was in charge of the country at all."Is there any government ... 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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BJP central leaders to meet ahead of executive meeting


June 1st, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 1 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) national office bearers will meet here Thursday to shortlist the issues to be taken up during its two-day national executive ... Read more...

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Conduct of BJP leaders should be above board: Advani


April 28th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Apr 28 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday asked his party leaders to check their conduct and keep a clean image so that the opposition ... Read more...

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Shoe-chucking turning into a popular protest form (Lead)


April 27th, 2011 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Two shoes flung at US President George Bush by an Iraqi journalist seems to have literally kickstarted a global trend. The attacks on famous ... Read more...

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Campaign ends for third phase of Bengal polls


April 25th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) Campaigning for the third round of the six-phase West Bengal assembly elections ended Monday, as the state geared up for polling in 75 constituencies spread ... Read more...

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Bose backs Deb’s black money allegation against Trinamool


April 18th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 17 (IANS) Backing senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Gautam Deb's allegation that the Trinamool Congress was using black money, touted as public donations, for the ... Read more...

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Congress terms Advani’s comments on Hazare hypocritical


April 12th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 12 (ANI): Slamming senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L K Advani for publishing his views against veteran social activist Anna Hazare in his blog, the ruling Congress ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh presiding over most corrupt government: Advani


April 10th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram/ Kannur, Apr 10 (ANI): Stating that the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh is leading the must corrupt government, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani has said that ... Read more...

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Campaigning gains momentum in poll-bound Assam


April 8th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Apr 8 (ANI): Leaders of various political outfits are leaving no stone unturned to woo voters in Assam as campaigning for the second and final phase of elections ends on ... Read more...

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Congress criticizes BJP over fresh Wikileaks revelations


March 26th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 26(ANI): The Congress party on Saturday criticized the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for denying the fresh revelations by whistle blowing website Wikileaks that one of their leaders said ... Read more...

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Floral tributes paid to Dr. Lohia on his birth anniversary


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, today led the nation in paying floral tributes at the portrait of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia in the Central Hall ... Read more...

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Investigations into cash for votes to be completed shortly: Chidambaram


March 23rd, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 30 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said the investigation by Delhi Police into allegations of cash-for-votes during trust vote in the Lok Sabha in 2008 ... Read more...

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Advani believes being PM is his birthright: Manmohan Singh


March 23rd, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): Reiterating his earlier stand, the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, took on the Opposition over the cash-for-votes scandal, describing their approach as undemocratic and said Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Congress questions BJP’s political ideology on WikiLeaks disclosure


March 19th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): Reacting over the expose of classified US diplomatic cables by whistleblowing website WikiLeaks stating that the (BJP) leadership had told them that its criticism of the ... Read more...

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Opposition creating hysterical drama over WikiLeaks ‘cash for votes’ disclosure: Sharma


March 18th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 18(ANI): Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma on Friday defended the Central government and criticized the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for acting hysterically over the recent expose of classified ... Read more...

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Senior BJP leader Heptulla launches her collection of poems


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.22 (ANI): Nijma Heptulla, Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party, released her collection of poems in Delhi on Monday.BJP leader, Lal Krishna Advani released her book 'Impressions' in the presence ... Read more...

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CBI moves SC against clean chit to Advani in Babri demolition case


February 18th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday moved the Supreme Court against the clean chit to senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani ... Read more...

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Advani held no importance to Congress, says Ambika Soni


February 18th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Reacting on the exchange of letters between senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani and Congress President Sonia Gandhi over black money allegations, Union ... Read more...

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Advani apologises to Sonia for black money allegations


February 18th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani has apologised to UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi for a party-appointed task force report, which had alleged that ... Read more...

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Parliament deadlock: Govt. must announce JPC on Feb. 22, says Swaraj


February 16th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Ahead of the Budget Session of Parliament, Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said the Parliament will be allowed to function ... Read more...

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Advani demands JPC probe on all scams


February 15th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 15 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani on Tuesday criticizing the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, demanded that the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) should probe ... Read more...

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Advani pulls up Congress Govt. over black money, yet again


February 1st, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani on Tuesday hit out at the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre for its ... Read more...

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Congress slams BJP for inviting confrontations


January 28th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Sitesh DwivediNew Delhi, Jan 28 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Friday pulled up the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), asserting that whenever they fall weak, they come up with ... Read more...

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Kumaraswamy accuses top BJP leadership of backing Yeddyurappa


January 27th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Jan 27 (ANI): Janata Dal (Secular) leader H D Kumaraswamy on Thursday accused the senior leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of backing Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, who ... Read more...

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Advani calls for countrywide campaign against black money, corruption


January 26th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani urged the citizens on the occasion of the country's 62nd Republic Day on Wednesday to join a ... Read more...

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Karnataka crisis: BJP leaders to meet President Patil


January 24th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): The land scam case in Karnataka has taken a fresh twist with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership advising Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa to tread ... Read more...

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