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Ex-CPI-M minister alleges political vendetta after brother’s arrest


September 10th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 10 (IANS) Following his brother Prashanta's arrest in the Midnapore skeleton case, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sushanta Ghosh Monday claimed the arrest as "political vendetta" ... Read more...

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Kejriwal is BJP agent, says Digvijay Singh


July 21st, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 21 (IANS) Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh Saturday accused Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal of being an agent of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He also took ... Read more...

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Left pays homage to Jyoti Basu on the road (Lead)


July 8th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 8 (IANS) Left Front members protested outside the West Bengal assembly Sunday after the speaker disallowed former legislators from entering to pay respects to late chief minister ... Read more...

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Left pays homage to Jyoti basu on the road


July 8th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 8 (IANS) Left Front members protested outside the West Bengal assembly Sunday after the speaker denied entry to former lawmakers to pay respect to former chief minister ... Read more...

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In Badal’s ‘Ram Rajya’, no place for political vendetta (Punjab Newsletter)


June 30th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 30 (IANS) For the last five years, the Congress in Punjab, especially state Congress president Amarinder Singh, have been claiming that false cases were being registered against ... Read more...

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It’s show of strength on Virbhadra’s birthday


June 23rd, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 23 (IANS) It was virtually a show of strength by senior Congress leader and union minister Virbhadra Singh, who turned 78 Saturday and is hoping to take ... Read more...

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Chandy rebuts Left claims of police torture in murder case


June 8th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 8 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Friday denied accusations by the Left that police were using third degree methods or torture against those held for the ... Read more...

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Jagan’s mother, sister storm Andhra by-poll scene (With images)


May 31st, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 31 (IANS) Jailed Member of Parliament Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy's mother Vijayamma and sister Sharmila have taken by storm the by-elections scene in Andhra Pradesh.They drew huge crowds Thursday, ... Read more...

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Jagan arrest: Congress mum, BJP terms it vendetta


May 27th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The Congress Sunday refused to comment on the arrest of YSR Congress chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) while ... Read more...

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Law and order breakdown in Uttar Pradesh: Mayawati


May 19th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) After a studied silence of two months, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) president Mayawati Saturday came down heavily on the Samajwadi Party government in Uttar ... Read more...

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BSP runs for cover as skeletons tumble out (News Analysis)


May 17th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 17 (IANS) The skeletons are tumbling out of the corruption cupboard but Uttar Pradesh's former ruling party, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), is unusually quiet -- not ... Read more...

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SC reserves order in Mayawati’s assets case (Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved its order on a plea by former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati seeking quashing of criminal proceedings initiated against ... Read more...

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SC reserves order in Mayawati’s assets case


May 1st, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved its order on a plea by former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati in a disproportionate assets case lodged by the ... Read more...

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Supreme Court stays trial of Sanjiv Bhatt (Second Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday stayed the trial of Gujarat police officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who is facing charges of pressurising his subordinate to make a ... Read more...

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Supreme Court stays Sanjiv Bhatt’s trial (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday stayed the trial of Gujarat police officer Sanjiv Bhatt, facing charges of pressurising his official driver to make a false ... Read more...

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Supreme Court stays trial of Sanjiv Bhatt


April 20th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday stayed the trial of Gujarat cadre IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who is facing charges of pressurising his official driver to make ... Read more...

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Amarinder, supporters storm police station against ‘false’ cases


April 13th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 13 (IANS) Accompanied by a number of party workers and leaders, Punjab Congress president and former chief minister Amarinder Singh Friday stormed into the Dayalpura police station in ... Read more...

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Khaleda Zia’s son, 29 others indicted in 2004 bombing


March 18th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 18 (IANS) The son of former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia and 29 others were Sunday indicted by a special court for a grenade attack in 2004 ... Read more...

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CBI questions Jagan’s relative


January 24th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 24 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday questioned Sunil Reddy, a relative of YSR Congress party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, in a case related to the ... Read more...

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Bhatt’s bail plea hearing Friday, court rejects government plea


October 5th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Oct 5 (IANS) In a setback for Gujarat's Narendra Modi government, a court here Wednesday began hearing the bail plea of suspended Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Sanjiv ... Read more...

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Subramanian Swamy faces criminal case for anti-Muslim article


October 3rd, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy Monday landed in trouble for his newspaper article, in which he suggested revoking of voting rights of Indian Muslims, ... Read more...

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No vendetta against Amit Shah, CBI tells apex court


September 28th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday dismissed the allegation that former Gujarat minister Amit Shah was a target of political vendetta in the 2005 ... Read more...

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Apex court rejects Jagan’s plea against CBI probe (Lead)


August 24th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed a petition of YSR Congress Party chief Y.S.Jaganmohan Reddy challenging the Andhra Pradesh High Court order directing the Central Bureau ... Read more...

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Supreme Court rejects Jagan’s assets plea


August 24th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed a petition by YSR Congress chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy challenging the Andhra Pradesh High Court order directing the CBI to ... Read more...

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Fresh arrest in Midnapore skeleton case


August 18th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) The West Bengal Police Thursday arrested a witness in the nine-year-old Midnapore skeleton case and said fasting Marxist leader Sushanta Ghosh, now in Criminal Investigation Department's ... Read more...

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YSR Congress protests CBI searches on Jagan (Lead)


August 18th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 18 (IANS) Terming as "political vendetta" the searches by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at the homes and other properties of its chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, YSR ... Read more...

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CBI searches on Jagan are political vendetta: YSR Congress


August 18th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 18 (IANS) The YSR Congress Thursday termed as "political vendetta" the searches by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at the homes and other properties of its chief ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb accuses Trinamool government of political vendetta


August 13th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 12 (IANS) A day after the arrest of senior Marxist leader Sushanta Ghosh, former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Friday lashed out against the Trinamool Congress-led government ... Read more...

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CPI-M to meet governor over ‘Trinamool atrocities’


August 12th, 2011 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) The Communist Part of India-Marxist (CPI-M) will meet West Bengal Governor M.K. Narayanan to protest against alleged political vendetta and infringement of democratic right by ... Read more...

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Jagan accuses Congress of political vendetta


August 10th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 10 (IANS) YSR Congress party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy Wednesday indirectly accused the Congress party of pursuing politics of vendetta.Reacting to a high court order directing a Central ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia should clarify on Raja’s charges: Jayalalithaa


July 30th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 30 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Saturday said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Home Minister P. Chidambaram and United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi should ... Read more...

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Congress, TDP welcome apex court rejection of Jagan’s petitions


July 22nd, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 22 (IANS) The ruling Congress party and main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Friday welcomed the Supreme Court order rejecting YSR Congress party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy's petitions ... Read more...

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Will review cases of all political prisoners: Mamata


May 20th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 20 (IANS) Hours after being sworn in as West Bengal's chief minister, Mamata Banerjee Friday said cases of all political prisoners will be reviewed and those found ... Read more...

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Apex court notice to Narendra Modi on police officer’s plea


May 12th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday issued notice to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on a petition by a Gujarat cadre Indian Administrative Service (IAS) ... Read more...

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Political vendetta, says Dhaka media on Yunus sacking


March 4th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 4 (IANS) Conceding that Grameen founder Muhammad Yunus "may not be a saint as his sympathisers would want us to believe", Bangladesh's media came down heavily on ... Read more...

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