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JKLF chief Yasin Malik arrested at protest march


September 7th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 7 (IANS) Separatist Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was arrested along with a group of supporters in the state's summer capital Friday during ... Read more...

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Goa’s political fate to be unveiled Tuesday


March 5th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 5 (IANS) Over 1,600 'loaded' electronic voting machines will Tuesday reveal which party rules the 10.26 lakh Goans who voted in record numbers for a new government.According to ... Read more...

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Tensions heighten ahead of illegal mining report


July 27th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 27 (IANS) The battlelines appeared drawn Wednesday ahead of Karnataka Lokayukta N. Santosh Hegde submitting his report on illegal mining, naming Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa amongst others. ... Read more...

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Economy dampener in Obama’s campaign cruise


June 5th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 5 (IANS) US President Barack Obama seemed to be cruising along on the road to renewing his lease on the White House in 2012 before a bump ... Read more...

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Polling begins in Puducherry


April 13th, 2011 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Puducherry, April 13 (IANS) Polling for the 30-member assembly of Puducherry union territory started here Wednesday at 8 a.m.Over 810,000 voters are eligible to vote in 867 polling booths. They ... Read more...

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Elaborate security arrangements in place ahead of vote counting in Mumbai


October 21st, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct.21 (ANI): Ahead of the vote counting on Thursday, elaborate security arrangements have been made in Mumbai which underwent State Assembly polls in Maharashtra two weeks ago on Oct. 13.The ... Read more...

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All set for counting in Kashmir


May 15th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 15 (IANS) All arrangements are in place for counting to begin Saturday at 8 a.m. for the six parliamentary seats in Jammu and Kashmir in staggered five-phased elections. Counting for ... Read more...

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Kolkata votes, Mamata eyes sixth win (Poll curtainraiser - West Bengal)


May 12th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 12 (IANS) Kolkatans will vote along with those living in the mangrove forests of the Sundarbans as 11 constituencies of West Bengal go to the polls in the final ... Read more...

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2,041 candidates face political test in second phase of LS polls


April 17th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 17 (ANI): The second phase of general elections will witness a total of 2,041 candidates, including 121 women contestants' political fate being put to vote for the 141 Lok ... Read more...

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Moderate voting in Jammu amid clashes (Third Lead)


April 16th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 16 (IANS) Amid high security and minor clashes between the supporters of rival political parties, 45 percent of about 1.7 million electorate cast their votes in the Jammu Lok Sabha ... Read more...

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35 percent voting in Jammu till noon amid clashes (Lead)


April 16th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 16 (IANS) Amid high security and stray incidents of clashes, voting for the parliamentary constituency of Jammu picked up in the afternoon, with more than 35 percent of the about ... Read more...

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Obama says doing a second term depends on US economy turnaround


February 11th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Fort Myers (Florida, US), Feb. 11 (ANI): Three weeks after being sworn in, President Barack Obama has acknowledged in plain terms that his prospects for winning a second term will depend ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh, Sonia hail successful conduct of J-K elections


December 28th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.28 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi today expressed happiness over the large turn out of voters in the recently held polls for Jammu and ... Read more...

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Counting of votes for five state assemblies begins


December 8th, 2008 - 11:20 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 8 (ANI): The counting of votes in the assembly polls in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Delhi began this morning.According to initial reports, Congress is leading ... Read more...

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All set for counting of votes for five state assemblies tomorrow


December 7th, 2008 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 7 (ANI): The counting of votes in the assembly polls in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Delhi will be taken up on Monday.The fate of several ... Read more...

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Voting begins on dull note in Kashmir’s Kupwara district


November 30th, 2008 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Kupwara (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov 30 (IANS) Voting for the five assembly constituencies of Kupwara district in north Kashmir began on a dull note Sunday due to the cold weather.Five assembly constituencies ... Read more...

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Gillani sworn in as Pakistan’s new prime minister


March 25th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Islamabad, March 25 (DPA) Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf swore in Yousuf Raza Gillani, a member of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) of slain former prime minister Benazir Bhutto, as the country's new ... Read more...

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Tripura voters root for CPI-M, no clear winner in Meghalaya


March 7th, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Agartala/Shillong, March 7 (IANS) Tripura's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) led Left Front was Friday heading for a landslide victory and seemed set to retain power for the fourth straight term ... Read more...

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Left Front set to retain power in Tripura


March 7th, 2008 - 12:37 pm ICT by admin
Agartala, March 7 (IANS) The ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) led Left Front was Friday set to retain power for the fourth straight term in Tripura. The Left Front won in ... Read more...

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U.S. scrambling to find observers for Pakistan polls, vote count


February 16th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb.16 (ANI): The Bush Administration is reportedly struggling to find credibel observers willing to travel to Pakistan and observe the February 18 elections and the counting of votes thereafter. According to ... Read more...

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