political prospects

Trinamool should support Pranab to save face: Congress

July 16th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) Exuding confidence at UPA presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee getting elected, the Congress's West Bengal unit Monday said the Trinamool Congress should change its stance and ... Read more...

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Santorum wins Louisiana to slow down Romney

March 25th, 2012 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS) Former senator Rick Santorum easily won the Republican presidential primary in Indian American governor Bobby Jindal's home state of Louisiana, somewhat slowing down frontrunner Mitt ... Read more...

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Hasina, Zia walk different paths towards polls

November 14th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 14 (IANS) The demand that Bangladesh's two former prime ministers meet ahead of the Dec 18 poll has got a new twist with Sheikh Hasina supporting the government's idea of ... Read more...

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Musharraf decides to jump into full time politics

October 18th, 2008 - 10:26 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Oct 18 (ANI): Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf has reportedly decided to take to full time politics. But, he would do this only after moving into his new farmhouse ... Read more...

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Raj Babbar’s Jan Morcha merges with Bahujan Samaj Party

July 9th, 2008 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, July 9 (IANS) Even as film star and local MP Raj Babbar was mulling his political prospects, his Man Friday, Dr Dharam Pal Singh, the lone Jan Morcha legislator in the ... Read more...

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Opposition woos Mahathir, but son defies his call

May 21st, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, May 21 (IANS) The initial response to the rebellion by Malaysia's former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad who quit the United Malay National Organisation (UMNO) has been poor. Most lawmakers, including ... Read more...

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Benazir’s ‘brush with martyrdom’ will bolster her appeal: WSJ

November 14th, 2007 - 2:42 am ICT by admin

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