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Former Karnataka minister Sriramulu appears before Anti-Corruption Bureau


August 21st, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 21 (IANS) Former Karnataka minister and Badava Shramika Raitha Congress party founder B. Sriramulu appeared before the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Andhra Pradesh here Tuesday in the cash-for-bail ... Read more...

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Andhra ACB files charge sheet in cash-for-bail case


August 13th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) Monday filed a charge sheet in the cash-for-bail case involving former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy.Suspended CBI judge ... Read more...

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Karnataka BJP MLA Somasekhara Reddy held in cash-for-bail deal (Lead)


August 6th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad/Bangalore, Aug 6 (IANS) Karnataka BJP legislator G. Somasekhara Reddy was Monday arrested in Hyderabad in a cash-for-bail deal, a scam involving huge payment to get bail for his jailed ... Read more...

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Karnataka MLA Somasekhara Reddy held in cash-for-bail scam


August 6th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 6 (IANS) The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Andhra Pradesh Monday arrested Karnataka legislator G. Somasekhara Reddy in a cash-for-bail scam involving his brother and former Karnataka minister G. ... Read more...

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‘Janardhana Reddy wanted bail at any cost’


July 23rd, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 23 (IANS) Former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy, currently in jail in illegal mining case, wanted to come out on bail at "any cost", revealed his relative Dasaradharami ... Read more...

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Mining baron Reddy’s kin arrested in cash-for-bail case


July 22nd, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 22 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has arrested Dasaradharami Reddy, a relative of former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy in the cash-for-bail scam.The ACB ... Read more...

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Will Modi be BJP’s prime ministerial candidate?


May 27th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi appears to have emerged as a front-runner in the faction-ridden Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as its prime ministerial candidate.Although ... Read more...

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Bilingual dictionaries to promote India’s mother tongues


March 12th, 2012 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The campaign to preserve vernacular mother tongues and make knowledge accessible to students through translation across the linguistic arc has taken a big stride with ... Read more...

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JMM tight-lipped over fresh row in 1993 bribery case


September 13th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) is tight-lipped over the fresh controversy which has arisen in the 1993 bribery case to save the government of then prime ... Read more...

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Raids on house, offices of Matang Sinh (Lead)


July 18th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) Monday raided the residence and offices of former union minister Matang Sinh, who has just been re-admitted to the Congress, ... Read more...

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CBI raids Matang Sinh’s residence, offices


July 18th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Sleuths of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) Monday raided the residence and offices of former union minister Matang ... Read more...

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Mamata Banerjee: Timeline of an intrepid politician


May 20th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 20 (IANS) It was the single minded pursuit for power that saw Mamata Banerjee battle the odds to take over as West Bengal's first woman chief minister ... Read more...

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Mamata, Jaya crush Left, DMK; Congress sweeps Assam (Night Roundup)


May 13th, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) India was poised to get two more women chief ministers as Mamata Banerjee's tsunami destroyed 34 years of Left rule in West Bengal while ... Read more...

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India set for history-making election outcome


May 12th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) India prepares to count Friday the millions of votes cast in five states, the results widely tipped to end more than three decades of ... Read more...

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Is it curtains for high-flier Kalmadi? (Profile)


April 25th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Suresh Kalmadi's arrest Monday for alleged irregularities in the award of contracts for 2010 Commonwealth Games seems to have put the the skids on ... Read more...

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India set for biggest electoral battle after 2009 (Lead)


April 3rd, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Amid corruption sagas that have dented India's ruling coalition, four states and a union territory go to the polls from Monday in the country's ... Read more...

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India set for biggest electoral battle after 2009


April 3rd, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Amid corruption sagas that have dented India's ruling coalition, five states go to the polls from Monday in the country's largest electoral exercise in ... Read more...

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Corruption a major issue in Tamil Nadu


April 2nd, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Chennai/New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Corruption and quality of governance are major campaign themes in the five states going to the polls starting Monday, but nowhere is it more ... Read more...

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Tollywood Comedian Krishna Bhagawan Attends College Event In Drunken State


December 20th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
However, disappointing everyone, Bhagawan reached the event in drunken state and started a speech using very dirty languages. This led to the discomfort of the students as well as the other ... Read more...

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Congress decimated in Bihar


November 24th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) It ruled Bihar for some four decades. Although the Congress has been a declining force in recent decades, its humiliating rout in assembly elections Wednesday is ... Read more...

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Leadership, development becoming crucial, says expert


November 24th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The landslide victory for the Janata Dal-United (JD-U), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance in Bihar was an indication that leadership and development were "crucial factors", political ... Read more...

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Rajiv Gandhi didn’t intervene to help Anderson, says Arjun Singh


August 11th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.11 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Arjun Singh on Wednesday said that the then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi did not intervene to help Warren Anderson, the then CEO of Union Carbide ... Read more...

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Narasimha Rao’s son denies father’s involvement in helping Anderson flee India


June 18th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Jun 18 (ANI): V. Ranga Rao, son of former Prime Minister Narasimha Rao, refuted allegations made by ex-Foreign Secretary M. K. Rasgotra that his father was involved in granting a ... Read more...

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Sushma Swaraj: BJP’s gen-next woman of substance (Profile)


December 18th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sushma Swaraj, who Friday was elevated as the leader of opposition in the Lok Sabha, has an electoral profile not matched ... Read more...

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BJP trashes Liberhan report, Congress counters (Roundup)


December 9th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) The Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) clashed in the Rajya Sabha over the Liberhan Commission report Wednesday, with the opposition calling it a "national ... Read more...

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Congress says Babri razing was ‘cold-blooded conspiracy’


December 9th, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allied groups of resorting to a "cold-blooded conspiracy" to demolish the Babri mosque in 1992. "The ... Read more...

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Someone must be responsible for Babri mosque demolition, says Chidambaram


December 8th, 2009 - 8:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.8 (ANI): Opposition parties led by Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday created ruckus in the Lok Sabha by resorting to loud sloganeering to disrupt Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram while ... Read more...

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Former RSS chief rejects Liberhan Commission report


November 25th, 2009 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 24 (IANS) Accusing the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of deliberately leaking the Liberhan Commission report to divert attention from more crucial issues, former Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief K.S. ... Read more...

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Economic reforms will continue in India, says Manmohan Singh


November 24th, 2009 - 12:29 am ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashWashington, Nov. 23 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Monday assured that economic reforms being carried out by India will continue.Addressing business leaders of India and the ... Read more...

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Climate change: India, Argentina call on developed nations to do their bit


October 14th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): India and Argentina on Wednesday recognized that climate change is a global challenge with strong economic, environmental and social dimensions.The leaders of the two countries said climate ... Read more...

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Maharashtra key in Indian assembly electoral battle


October 11th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Arch foes Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will battle it out Tuesday when Maharashtra, Haryana and Arunachal Pradesh go to the ... Read more...

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‘BJP needs to be in touch with aspirations of young India’


September 6th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) India's main opposition party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), is in turmoil and only a leadership overhaul coupled with infusion of young blood can re-energise it, ... Read more...

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In YSR’s loss, Congress will miss its mascot of governance


September 3rd, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) With Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's death, the Congress party will not only miss its most powerful regional satrap but also its mascot of good governance, whose work ... Read more...

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IL&FS to be new promoters of Maytas Infra (Lead)


August 31st, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS) will be the new promoter of Maytas Infra, the company founded by the family of scam-tainted B. Ramalinga Raju, Corporate ... Read more...

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Party colleagues put Advani on the mat on Kandahar


August 28th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) All eyes are on veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani, under attack from his colleagues who have contradicted his assertion that he did not ... Read more...

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