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Centre must decide on Telangana soon: Andhra Pradesh CM (Interview)


August 22nd, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kondruprolu (Andhra Pradesh), Aug 22 (IANS) The union government must take a call soon on the issue of statehood for the Telangana region, says Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. ... Read more...

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Tiwari goes as Congress house leader, Mathur in (Second Lead)


June 6th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 6 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday removed nine-time legislator Pramod Tiwari as the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader in the Uttar Pradesh assembly and replaced him with Pradeep ... Read more...

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Young professionals in MCD poll fray root for change


April 9th, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) He has a masters in surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons - not someone you'd expect as a candidate in the Delhi civic ... Read more...

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‘Split UP’ plan cost BSP: Opposers of Telangana ’state’


March 6th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 6 (IANS) Those opposing the carving out of a separate Telangana state out of Andhra Pradesh Tuesday saw the defeat of the Bahujan Samaj Party in Uttar ... Read more...

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Paternity suit: Court slams N.D. Tiwari on affidavit (Second Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday slammed veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari for his affidavit which contended that no person could be compelled to give a ... Read more...

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Court slams N.D. Tiwari over affidavit (Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday slammed veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari for his affidavit that stated no person could be compelled to give a blood ... Read more...

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Tiwari files personal affidavit in paternity suit


July 14th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari Thursday filed a personal affidavit at the Delhi High Court, saying no person could be compelled to give a blood ... Read more...

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I’m not a replacement for my father: Milind Deora


July 13th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Thirtyfour-year-old Milind Deora, who assumed office Wednesday as minister of state (MoS) for Communications and IT, said he is not a "replacement" for his ... Read more...

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At farmers’ rally, Rahul throws poll gauntlet at Mayawati (Roundup)


July 9th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, July 9 (IANS) Speaking for farmers' rights and against alleged police atrocities on them, Rahul Gandhi, a potential future prime minister of India, Saturday kick-started the Congress party's ... Read more...

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Congress to campaign against BJP government in Karnataka


June 13th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 13 (IANS) The Karnataka unit of the Congress Monday said it will launch a "connect-to-people" campaign from Wednesday to educate people about the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Karunakaran’s condition deteriorates


December 23rd, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 23 (IANS) Former Kerala chief minister K. Karunakaran's condition has again deteriorated and he is seriously ill, the hospital said Thursday.According to a medical bulletin, Karunakaran has been put on ... Read more...

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Karunakaran’s condition improves


December 16th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 16 (IANS) The condition of former Kerala chief minister K. Karunakaran, hospitalised since last week, improved Thursday morning, a medical bulletin said.The 92-year-old Congress leader is warded at Ananthapuri Hospital ... Read more...

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Slight improvement in Karunakaran’s condition


December 15th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 15 (IANS) The condition of former Kerala chief minister K. Karunakaran, hospitalised since last week, improved Wednesday morning, according to a medical bulletin.The 92-year-old Congress leader is warded at the ... Read more...

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Karunakaran put on ventilator, critical (Second Lead)


December 13th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 13 (IANS) Former Kerala chief minister K. Karunakaran, who has been hospitalised for the past few days, was put on a ventilator and his condition continued to be critical, a ... Read more...

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Jaganmohan Reddy resigns from Congress


November 29th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Nov 29 (ANI): Rebel Congress MP from Kadapa YS Jaganmohan Reddy has resigned from the party after the Congress expressed anger over the episodes telecast on Sakshi television channel owned ... Read more...

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Jagan Reddy in touch with BJP, but to meet Congress leadership


November 27th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.27 (ANI): Out of favour Congress Member of Parliament Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy has reportedly sent out feelers to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), even as he plans to visit ... Read more...

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Jagan has violated Congress discipline through Sakshi TV slip: Jaipal Reddy


November 27th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.27 (ANI): Union Urban Development Minister S. Jaipal Reddy on Saturday said that Kadappa Member of Parliament Y S Jaganmohan Reddy has violated the party's discipline by criticizing Congress ... Read more...

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Delete ‘newly added facts’ in paternity suit: Tiwari


July 30th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh governor N.D. Tiwari Friday asked the Delhi High Court to direct the person claiming to be his biological son delete the newly added facts ... Read more...

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Court to hear Tiwari paternity suit July-end


May 20th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday decided to frame in July the issues to be adjudicated by it in the paternity suit filed against veteran Congress leader N.D. ... Read more...

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Republican Rep. Souder Resigns Due To His Romantic Affair


May 19th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Rep. Mark Souder, who is a Republican from Indiana, enunciated his desire of giving up his political job on Tuesday. The raison d'être for the ... Read more...

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Divided opposition, Mayawati ensure UPA victory


April 27th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The 11-month-old Congress-led government Tuesday won a decisive victory in parliament by sailing through cut motions after the opposition failed to unite in a battle of ... Read more...

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CBI opposes Sajjan Kumar’s bail plea in 1984 riot cases


February 15th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday opposed the anticipatory bail plea of former Congress MP Sajjan Kumar, accused in two anti-Sikh riot cases, and said he ... Read more...

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ND Tiwari Resigns After Scandal Pictures And Videos Surface


December 27th, 2009 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The video clip featuring Andhra Pradesh Governor Narayan Dutt Tiwari in a compromising position with three woman has become one of the most dominant searches on internet ... Read more...

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Hooda government wins trust vote in assembly (Lead)


October 28th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 28 (IANS) Amid heated exchanges with opposition benches, the four-day-old Congress government in Haryana, led by Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Wednesday won the vote of confidence in the ... Read more...

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Jaganmohan in Delhi to seek Sonia’s blessings (Lead, Changing dateline)


October 21st, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Amid political uncertainty in Andhra Pradesh, Congress MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, son of former chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy, arrived here Wednesday hoping to meet party ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi’s train stoned in Haryana, reaches Delhi (Third Lead, changing dateline)


September 16th, 2009 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) His train journey from Ludhiana marred by an incident of stone throwing, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi reached the national capital Tuesday night without any other ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi’s train stoned in Haryana (Second Lead)


September 16th, 2009 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Panipat (Haryana), Sep 15 (IANS) The Swarn Shatabdi Express by which Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi is travelling from Ludhiana to New Delhi was stoned by miscreants Tuesday evening near Gharaunda ... Read more...

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AP to mourn Reddy’s death for a week


September 3rd, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IBNS
Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh), Sept 3 (IBNS) The Andhra Pradesh government Thursday announced a week-long mourning starting Friday for the untimely death of Chief Minister YSR Reddy in an air crash atop Serai ... Read more...

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“Reddy a tall leader of contemporary India”


September 3rd, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IBNS
New Delhi, Sept 3 (IBNS) Condoling the death of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YSR Reddy, the Cabinet Thursday said the 60-year-old Congress man was ‘a tall leader of contemporary India.The Union ... Read more...

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Reddy wanted to ’surprise’ villagers


September 3rd, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IBNS
Hyderabad, Sept 3 (IBNS)Worried over the drought situation in Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhara Reddy was on his way to a launch a programme of ‘surprise visits’ to ... Read more...

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Echoes of a budget 40 years ago - that almost died at birth (Comment)


July 5th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
By S. Narendra The budget to be presented by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday expectedly would reaffirm the Congress-led government's "inclusive growth" agenda. When it does, it will be an echo from a ... Read more...

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‘Jai ho’ old Congress campaign buzzword: poet


June 6th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) As "Jai ho" makes news again - it is in the race to be the millionth English word - few know that it has always been ... Read more...

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India gets its first woman speaker in Meira Kumar (Lead)


June 3rd, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) History was made Wednesday when diplomat-turned-politician Meira Kumar became the first woman speaker of the Indian parliament, the otherwise fractious house setting aside its differences to ... Read more...

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Meira Kumar elected Lok Sabha speaker, unanimously


June 3rd, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Meira Kumar Wednesday became the first woman speaker of the Indian parliament. The 64-year-old Congress leader from Bihar, a Dalit, was elected unanimously through voice vote ... Read more...

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It was Rahul Gandhi all the way in the Lok Sabha (Parliament Sidelights)


June 1st, 2009 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Typical of his self-effacing temperament, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, the man who could be sitting in the front row of treasury benches one day, chose ... Read more...

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