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Pro-president forces launch offensive in Cote d’Ivoire


March 13th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Abidjan, March 12 (IANS) West African country Cote d'Ivoire's political crisis escalated Saturday as forces loyal to incumbent Laurent Gbagbo attacked the strongholds of his presidential rival Alassane Ouattara in ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi will be jailed soon: Subramanian Swamy


February 9th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi would be jailed soon for his involvement in the 2G spectrum scam, Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy said Wednesday."Karunanidhi and ... Read more...

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Raja did what Sonia and Karunanidhi ordered: Subramanian Swamy (Interview)


February 9th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Describing Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi as the "big fish" in the 2G spectrum scam, Janata Party chief ... Read more...

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Azharuddin wants job reservation for Muslims


February 1st, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 1 (IANS) Former Indian cricket captain turned Congress MP Mohammad Azharuddin Monday supported reservation of government jobs for the Muslims, saying it was necessary for their welfare. "Reservation is a must. ... Read more...

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Congress attack gets the Modi edge after court order (Political Roundup, Reissuing with corrections in intro)


April 27th, 2009 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Two days ahead of the third round of general elections, political knives were again sharpened Monday as the Supreme Court asked for a probe into Gujarat ... Read more...

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Congress attack gets the Modi edge after court order (Political Roundup)


April 27th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Two days ahead of the third round of polling in the parliamentary elections, political knives were once again sharpened as the Supreme Court asked for a ... Read more...

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Mayawati in Delhi, law targets her four legislators


July 22nd, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 22 (IANS) Even as Chief Minister Mayawati was busy taking political centrestage in New Delhi for over a week, back home in Uttar Pradesh the law was closing in on ... Read more...

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