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BJP sweeps corporation polls in Uttar Pradesh (Lead)


July 8th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 7 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) swept the municipal corporation polls in Uttar Pradesh Saturday, winning 8 major corporations of the 12 that went to polls ... Read more...

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Johnson and Permaul maul India A by 125 runs


June 13th, 2012 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Kingstown (St Vincent), June 12 (IANS/CMC) Two left-armers, medium-pacer Delorn Johnson (6 for 34) and spinner Veerasammy Permaul (4 for 22) bowled West Indies A to a 125-run victory over India ... Read more...

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People voted for stability: Chandrababu Naidu


March 6th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 6 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president N. Chandrababu Naidu said Tuesday the people had once again rejected ... Read more...

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Blackberry ‘reprieve’ for Volkswagen employees


December 24th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Munich, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a landmark ruling, workers of German automaker Volkswagen have been given some “reprieve” from demanding bosses. The giant carmaker will be forced to switch off its ... Read more...

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Trinamool retains Kolkata South with massive margin


December 4th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 4 (IANS) The Trinamool Congress Sunday retained its stronghold Kolkata South Lok Sabha seat, long-identified with party chief Mamata Banerjee, with its candidate Subrata Bakshi trouncing his ... Read more...

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Bypoll win to inspire government to work more: Mamata


December 4th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 4 (IANS) Enthused by the massive victory of the Trinamool Congress in the South Kolkata Lok Sabha bypoll against its arch-rival CPI-M, party supremo and West Bengal ... Read more...

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Jadeja, Ashwin help India to huge win (Lead)


October 14th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 14 (IANS) Devastating spells by Ravindra Jadeja and R. Ashwin after a captain's knock by M.S. Dhoni helped India to score a massive victory by 126 runs ... Read more...

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Bairstow delighted by comprehensive win


October 11th, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 11 (IANS) England batsman Jonny Bairstow, who played a key role with a breezy century in the team's massive victory against Hyderabad XI in the second warm-up match ... Read more...

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PM, Pranab congratulate Mamata on victory


September 28th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and West Bengal Governor M.K. Narayanan Wednesday congratulated Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on her victory in ... Read more...

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50 percent voting in Mamata bypoll


September 25th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 25 (IANS) Around 50 percent voting was reported Sunday in West Bengal's Bhowanipore assembly constituency where Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is seeking her maiden entry into the ... Read more...

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Mamata’ looks clear favourite in by-election (Curtain raiser)


September 24th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 24 (IANS) West Bengal is all set for one of its most eye-catching by-elections Sunday, when state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee seeks her maiden entry into ... Read more...

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Anna act will put politicians under public scrutiny (Comment)


September 3rd, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
A cynical Congress long addicted to using platitudes to fob off critics is facing the sternest test of its life. There is every possibility that the 'aandhi', or the whirlwind, ... Read more...

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PM assures Mamata help within constitutional limits


August 22nd, 2011 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 21 (IANS) Congratulating West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her massive victory in the April-May assembly polls, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has assured her of all ... Read more...

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Eminent people express concern over spiralling violence


July 1st, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 1 (IANS) A group of politicians and intellectuals, including former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee, Friday expressed concern over the spiralling political violence in West Bengal after ... Read more...

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What happened to small ministry promise, CPI-M asks Mamata


May 22nd, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 22 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday took pot shots at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for failing to "keep her word" of forming ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi congratulates Jayalalithaa on massive win (Lead)


May 15th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, May 15 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi telephoned AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa to congratulate her on her party's massive victory in the Tamil Nadu assembly polls, and ... Read more...

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Sonia congratulates Jayalalithaa on massive poll win


May 15th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi called up AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa to congratulate her on her party's massive victory in the Tamil Nadu assembly polls, ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa to stake claim to form government Sunday (Second Lead)


May 14th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa will meet Tamil Nadu Governor Surjit Singh Barnala Sunday to stake her claim to form the government in the state for a ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa to stake claim Sunday to form government (Lead)


May 14th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa will meet Tamil Nadu Governor Surjit Singh Barnala Sunday to stake her claim to form the next government in the state, two ... Read more...

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After win, AIADMK legislators to meet in Chennai (Second Lead correcting figure in para 1 and 6)


May 14th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Following its massive victory in the Tamil Nadu assembly election, the AIADMK is likely to call a meeting of all its newly elected 150 legislators here ... Read more...

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After win, AIADMK legislators to meet in Chennai (Lead)


May 14th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Following its massive victory in the Tamil Nadu assembly election, the AIADMK is likely to call a meeting of all its newly elected 148 legislators here ... Read more...

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Bangladesh applauds Mamata win


May 14th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 14 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina telephoned Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee and congratulated her on her party's massive victory in the state assembly elections in ... Read more...

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After win, AIADMK legislators to meet in Chennai


May 14th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Following its massive victory in the Tamil Nadu assembly election, the AIADMK has called a meeting of its 148 newly elected legislators here Saturday.The meeting will ... Read more...

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AIADMK wave sinks DMK in Tamil Nadu (Roundup)


May 13th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) The AIADMK was Friday all set to storm back to power in Tamil Nadu on its own steam with a massive mandate throwing out the ruling ... Read more...

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A slap on the face of Congress, TDP: Jagan


May 13th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 13 (IANS) YSR Congress chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy Friday said the results of Kadapa by-elections in Andhra Pradesh, where he won by a record margin, were a slap ... Read more...

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AIADMK landslide: Some surprised, some not


May 13th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) The allies of the AIADMK expressed mixed reactions Friday to the landslide victory that their front is expected to post in the 2011 assembly elections in ... Read more...

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YSR’s widow retains Pulivendula, Jagan heads for huge win (Second Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 13 (IANS) Y.S. Vijayalaxmi, widow of former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy, Friday retained Pulivendula assembly seat with a huge majority while their son and YSR ... Read more...

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India should not tinker with the batting order: Wadekar


March 19th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Now that India have qualified for the World Cup quarter-finals, former India captain Ajit Wadekar feels that they are still the hot favourites to win ... Read more...

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Bihar win a victory of optimism: BJP (Second Lead)


November 24th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday said that the results of the Bihar assembly elections were a "victory of optimism over despair and victory of hope ... Read more...

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Shutdown in Andhra’s Mahabubnagar after water source damaged


August 16th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 16 (IANS) A total shutdown was observed in Mahabubnagar district in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region Monday to protest the damage to an irrigation source to the district allegedly by ... Read more...

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TRS scores historic victory in Telangana by-polls


July 31st, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 31 (IANS) The Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), which won all 11 seats it contested in the Telangana by-elections, made history with its massive victory margins. Riding on the popular Telangana ... Read more...

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Swiss bank on offensive play against Honduras


June 24th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bloemfontein, June 24 (DPA) Switzerland can secure a place in the World Cup football Round of 16 by beating Honduras Friday with a margin of at least two goals in their ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa hails BJP show in Karnataka, grieves NDA defeat (Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) For Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, D-day turned into an anti-climax as the joy of his party winning 19 of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in the ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa hails BJP show in Karnataka, grieves NDA defeat


May 16th, 2009 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) For Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, D-day turned into an anti-climax as the joy of his party winning 19 of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in the ... Read more...

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Congress repeats 2004 sweep in Haryana


May 16th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 16 (IANS) The Congress Saturday repeated its 2004 Lok Sabha sweep of Haryana, winning nine of the 10 seats. Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda's son, Deepinder Singh Hooda, led ... Read more...

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