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Shutdown gets partial response in Himachal (Lead)


September 20th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 20 (IANS) The shutdown called by the opposition against the central government's economic measures Thursday got a partial response in the BJP-ruled Himachal Pradesh with buses and trains ... Read more...

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Media should avoid sensationalism, says PM (Lead)


September 13th, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi/New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday urged the media to avoid sensationalism and rather focus on fair, objective and balanced reporting to ensure the unity ... Read more...

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BJP criticises PM over advice to media


September 13th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday criticized Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for his remarks that media should avoid sensationalism in its reporting and said ... Read more...

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Presidential poll voting ends in Himachal


July 19th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 19 (IANS) Polling for the presidential election ended peacefully in the BJP-ruled Himachal Pradesh Thursday with 67 legislators in the 68-seat assembly casting their votes.The polling that ... Read more...

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BJP amends constitution to extend Gadkari’s term (Lead)


May 24th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday passed an amendment to its constitution which will now enable party president Nitin Gadkari's term to be extended by ... Read more...

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Himachal never planned stadium at Annandale ground: BJP


April 19th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 19 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Himachal Pradesh Thursday refuted allegations that the state government wanted to take possession of Shimla's Annandale ground for ... Read more...

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Nadda elected to Rajya Sabha from Himachal


March 22nd, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary J.P. Nadda was Thursday declared elected to the Rajya Sabha unopposed from Himachal Pradesh.State assembly secretary Goverdhan Singh declared ... Read more...

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Himachal BJP recommends names for Rajya Sabha


March 14th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 14 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has recommended three names including J.P. Nadda for the lone Rajya Sabha seat in Himachal Pradesh falling vacant April 2, ... Read more...

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Himachal BJP to take call on errant MP within week


February 29th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 29 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) central leadership would within a week take a final call on the "anti-party" activities of its Himachal Pradesh MP Rajan ... Read more...

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Former Himachal BJP chief to become minister


February 22nd, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 22 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Wednesday announced that he would expand his cabinet by inducting former state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Khimi ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh cabinet reshuffled (Lead)


February 18th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 18 (IANS) In a sudden decision, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh Saturday reshuffled portfolios of his five ministerial colleagues, giving the coveted industry portfolio to his ... Read more...

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BJP complains to poll panel against Verma’s quota remarks (Lead)


February 17th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday complained to the Election Commission against Congress leader and Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma, and sought stringent ... Read more...

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No truck with BJP rebels: Nadda


February 14th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 14 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will have no truck with rebels who have floated a new political outfit in Himachal Pradesh, BJP general secretary J.P. ... Read more...

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Sachdev, Jain advance in junior national snooker


January 18th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 18 (IANS) Qualifiers Rahul Sachdev of Maharashtra and Rishit Jain of Delhi scored 3-1 wins to enter the second round of the junior snooker event in the Manisha ... Read more...

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Sonia seeks to quell 2G controversy; meets Chidambaram, Pranab


September 26th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday intervened to sort out the controversy created by a finance ministry note on 2G spectrum allocation by separately meeting ... Read more...

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BJP not to support Akali Dal on Bhullar clemency


September 23rd, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 23 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday said it would not support a resolution proposed to be brought by the Shiromani Akali Dal, the senior partner ... Read more...

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Women awarded for exemplary work for marginalised kids


August 19th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Three women have been awarded by the ministry of women and child development for their exemplary work for the welfare of marginalised children in different ... Read more...

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Government ignoring railway ministry, says opposition (Second Lead)


July 12th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) The opposition parties were Monday scathing in their criticism of the government over the "political vacuum" in the railway ministry which they blamed for ... Read more...

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Opposition attacks government over railway accident


July 11th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) A day after a rail accident claimed at least 69 lives in Uttar Pradesh, opposition parties Monday held the government responsible for it saying ... Read more...

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India win 243 medals including 92 gold at Special Games in Athens


July 8th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 8 (IANS) India won 243 medals, including 92 gold, at the recent Special Olympics World Summer Games-2011 in Athens.Mallika Nadda, chairperson of the Special Olympics Himachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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BJP tells Rajnath to focus on Uttar Pradesh


July 4th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh has been asked by the party to focus on Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand in view of ... Read more...

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BJP defends its Punjab leaders named in graft case


June 9th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday strongly defended its Punjab leaders who were recently named in a corruption related case.The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia should apologise for Ramdev crackdown: BJP


June 9th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday demanded a public apology from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi over the police crackdown ... Read more...

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Maran should resign, demands BJP


June 1st, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday demanded that Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran quit the cabinet for alleged involvement in getting a 2G licence for ... Read more...

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UPA destabilising party governments, say BJP chief ministers (Lead)


May 10th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday accused the "corrupt UPA (United Progressive Alliance) regime" of trying to deliberately defame and destabilise the party's governments ... Read more...

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Congress hits out at BJP chief ministers’ allegations


May 10th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday hit back at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), in particular Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, terming as "false" the allegation that the ... Read more...

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Governors political, officials pressurised: BJP chief ministers


May 10th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief ministers Tuesday accused the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of "compromising interests" of their states by putting pressure on ... Read more...

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BJP to hold conclave of its chief ministers


May 8th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will hold a two-day conclave of its chief ministers here May 9-10 to share experiences of successful schemes and ... Read more...

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BJP summons its Kashmir legislators (Second Lead)


April 15th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Jammu, April 15 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari has summoned all 11 party legislators from Jammu and Kashmir here April 19 to decide on their ... Read more...

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Suspense over resignations of 11 BJP legislators


April 15th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 15 (IANS) Although all 11 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators in Jammu and Kashmir have quit owning "moral responsibility" for the cross voting that enabled the ruling ... Read more...

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BJP asks Kashmir legislators to resign (Lead)


April 15th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 14 (IANS) A day after seven Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators voted for the ruling National Conference-Congress alliance candidates in the Jammu and Kashmir legislative council elections, ... Read more...

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Centre discriminates against Himachal: BJP


March 16th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 16 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary and Himachal Pradesh legislator J.P. Nadda Wednesday accused the central government of discriminating against the state in allocating funds.Participating ... Read more...

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200 arrive for Special Olympics in Himachal


February 15th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 15 (IANS) They are intellectually disabled, but that hasn't stopped over 200 people from eight states from arriving at the snow-laden ski slopes of Narkanda in Himachal Pradesh to conquer ... Read more...

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BJP to go ahead with yatra, Nitish expresses disapproval (Intro Roundup)


January 25th, 2011 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
Jammu/Pathankot, Jan 25 (IANS) In a day of high drama, three top BJP leaders were prevented from leaving Jammu airport and later arrested to thwart the party's controversial flag-hoisting in Srinagar ... Read more...

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BJP leaders taken to Punjab, released (Third Lead)


January 25th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Pathankot, Jan 24 (IANS) Three senior BJP leaders - Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj and Ananth Kumar - were taken into custody by police in Jammu Monday night to thwart their planned ... Read more...

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