political fight

Sonia’s message to Congress workers: Fight BJP’s propaganda

September 2nd, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi is unhappy over the way the lower rung party leadership has responded to the coal block allocation charges by the ... Read more...

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Is Mamata wooing Muslims with panchayat polls in mind? (West Bengal Newsletter)

May 6th, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) With Muslims comprising nearly 30 percent of the state's 92 million population, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee continues to dole out largesse to ... Read more...

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Hockey captain Pargat wins from Jalandhar

March 6th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, March 6 (IANS) Former India hockey captain and Olympian Pargat Singh won his maiden political fight winning the assembly elections on a Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) ticket from Jalandhar ... Read more...

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James Cameron Excited About Having Angelina Jolie As Cleopatra

October 21st, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): There has been quite a lot of speculation and all those who thought that James Cameron will not leave Fox for a new project think again. ... Read more...

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Rachida Dati’s ‘plan to oust Carla Bruni-Sarkozy from Elysee Palace’

September 17th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 17 (ANI): An official biography has claimed that Rachida Dati, a rival and former justice minister, targeted French First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy to oust her from the Elysée Palace to ... Read more...

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US Congress restores jobless benefits

July 23rd, 2010 - 2:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 22 (DPA) The US Congress agreed Thursday to restore jobless benefits after a long political fight that left more than two million out-of-work Americans without compensation. The House of Representatives ... Read more...

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Mamata says Congress will jump into CPI-M boat

May 15th, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) Taking potshots at the Congress with whom her party failed to strike up an alliance for West Bengal civic polls, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee Friday said ... Read more...

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Basu had a long struggle as a communist: S.S. Ray

January 17th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Jyoti Basu faced lot of economic hurdles during his long years of struggle as communist leader before becoming chief minister, and fish was a luxury in his ... Read more...

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Defiant Rita Joshi blames Mayawati for burning of her house

July 18th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by ANI
Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh), July 18 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi, who was released from a Moradabad jail on Saturday, categorically blamed state chief minister, Mayawati for burning her house. ... Read more...

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Musharraf may allow Judges restoration by two-thirds majority

March 2nd, 2008 - 9:54 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar.2 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf may allow the restoration of over 60 deposed judges if Parliament passes that decision by a two-thirds majority, one of his top aides has said. Categorically ... Read more...

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