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Paswan demands CBI probe into uterus scam


August 26th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 26 (IANS) Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan Sunday demanded a CBI probe into the alleged removal of uteruses of over 16,000 below poverty line ... Read more...

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PM asked to cancel Jaitapur nuclear project


August 26th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was Sunday urged to cancel the contract with French company Areva to set up nuclear reactors in Jaitpur in Maharashtra.The ... Read more...

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Ansari files nomination for vice president (Second lead)


July 18th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Hamid Ansari Wednesday filed his nomination papers for being re-elected to the office of the vice president in the presence of several United Progressive ... Read more...

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Ansari files nomination for vice president (Lead)


July 18th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Hamid Ansari Wednesday filed his nomination papers for being re-elected to the office of vice president in the presence of senior United Progressive Alliance ... Read more...

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Ansari files nomination for vice presidential contest


July 18th, 2012 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Hamid Ansari Wednesday filed his nomination papers for being re-elected as vice president in the presence of senior United Progressive Alliance leaders, including Prime ... Read more...

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BJP’s alliance partners in Jharkhand to support Pranab


July 17th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 17 (IANS) The ruling BJP in Jharkhand appeared to have been cornered as its three partners in government have decided to support UPA's presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee.The ... Read more...

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‘Aug 12 meet to focus on welfare of Sri Lankan Tamils’


July 16th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 16 (IANS) The focus of a Tamil meet here on Aug 12 will be on seeking welfare of the ethnic community in the post-war Sri Lanka through ... Read more...

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Hopeful getting Mamata’s support, says Pranab (Lead)


July 12th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 12 (IANS) UPA presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee Thursday said he hoped to get West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee's support in the presidential election."We are hopeful that ... Read more...

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Pranab campaigns in Jharkhand, Lalu, Paswan also pitch in


July 12th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 12 (IANS) UPA presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee Thursday visited Jharkhand to campaign for the July 19 poll. Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad and Lok Jansakti Party ... Read more...

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Race for Raisina Hill on, Pranab, Sangma file nominations (Second Lead)


June 28th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) The race to elect India's 13th president formally began Thursday with both UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee and his rival Purno Sangma filing their nominations ... Read more...

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Pranab files nomination for presidential election (Lead)


June 28th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) United Progressive Alliance (UPA) candidate Pranab Mukherjee Thursday filed his nomination for the July 19 presidential poll and sought the "blessing of god and ... Read more...

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Cornered Congress to ‘reach out’ to smaller parties (Second Lead)


June 14th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Manmohan Singh will continue as prime minister till 2014, a cornered Congress broke its silence to declare Thursday, amid indications it would reach out ... Read more...

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Showbiz beckons children of politicos


February 21st, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Politics could be a predictable career option for the progeny of politicians, but showbiz seems to be the new choice. Defence Minister A.K. Antony's ... Read more...

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Who is Anna? Parliament is supreme: Paswan


December 30th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Taking a dig at Anna Hazare for resorting to "mobocracy" in pushing his demand for a strong Lokpal, Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas ... Read more...

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Anna set for fast, political class dubs him ‘impatient’ (Intro Roundup)


December 26th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Anna Hazare Monday prepared to take on the UPA government over his insistence for a strong Lokpal with a three-day hunger strike in Mumbai ... Read more...

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Anna set for fast, political class dubs him ‘impatient’ (Roundup)


December 26th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Anna Hazare Monday prepared to take on the UPA government over his insistence on a strong Lokpal with a three-day hunger strike in Mumbai ... Read more...

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Anna set for fast, politicians hit back (Evening Lead)


December 26th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan-Siddhi/New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Anna Hazare was all set Monday to launch his three-day fast in Mumbai Tuesday in support of a strong Lokpal, even as the government ... Read more...

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Lokpal panel finalises report, Team Anna rejects it


December 7th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) The Parliamentary Standing Committee examining the Lokpal bill finalised its draft report Wednesday amidst increased dissent from members, including those of the Congress, over ... Read more...

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Lokpal panel report likely next week


December 5th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The parliamentary panel studying the Lokpal bill will meet Wednesday to adopt the final draft, following which the much-awaited report could be presented in ... Read more...

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Lokpal panel still divided on inclusion of PM (Second Lead)


November 30th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The parliamentary standing committee on law and justice, examining the Lokpal bill, Wednesday remained divided over bringing the prime minister under the anti-graft ombudsman ... Read more...

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Lokpal panel still divided on inclusion of PM (Lead)


November 30th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The parliamentary standing committee on law and justice, examining the Lokpal bill, is still divided over the inclusion of the prime minister within the ... Read more...

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Paswan’s party colleague Sabir Ali joins JD-U


November 8th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Sabir Ali, the only Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Rajya Sabha member other than party chief Ram Vilas Paswan, Tuesday resigned from the party and ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi enjoys junior Paswan’s Hindi film


November 7th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Monday watched Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan's son Chirag's first Hindi film "Mile Na Miley Hum" and ... Read more...

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Kangana happy to stay away from item numbers (Movie Snippets)


November 2nd, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Shweta Tiwari's item number in "Miley Na Miley Hum" has become a rage, but the film's lead actress Kangana Ranaut has no regrets about ... Read more...

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A heavyweight surname helps: Chirag Paswan


November 1st, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Newcomer Chirag Paswan, son of politician Ram Vilas Paswan, admits his strong backing helped him in getting an easy entry into tinsel town, but ... Read more...

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Chirag should grab No.1 position in B’wood: Ram Vilas Paswan


November 1st, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan has no regrets that his son, Chirag, has chosen Bollywood over politics as his career. He says ... Read more...

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After superhero, it’s romance and action for audiences


November 1st, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan's superhero movie "RA.One" will compete with Govinda-starrer "Loot" and Chirag Paswan's debut vehicle "Miley Na Miley Hum", which are releasing Friday.Directed ... Read more...

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Despite yatra, JP’s village lies forgotten


October 11th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sitab Diara (Bihar), Oct 11 (IANS) The winds of change sweeping through Bihar have curiously left out a forgotten yet important part of the state -- the tiny village ... Read more...

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Paswan seeks reservation for minorities in Lokpal


August 29th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Ram Vilas Paswan plans to take the corruption debate to a whole new level, seeking "reservation for minorities" in ... Read more...

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Kangana is very professional, helpful: Anuj Saxena


August 29th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 29 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Anuj Saxena has words of praise for Kangana Ranaut with whom he was rumoured to have had an altercation over his film "One And ... Read more...

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Lalu, Sharad Yadav, Paswan slam Anna aides


August 27th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Leaders from the Hindi heartland, including Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad, Janata Dal-United (JD-U) president Sharad Yadav and Lok Janshakti Party chief ... Read more...

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Bihar seeks special category - with signatures


July 10th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 10 (IANS) Chief Minister Nitish Kumar flagged off a four-day yatra here Sunday to hand over 1.25 crore signatures to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh demanding a special ... Read more...

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‘Rs.43,500 crore loss due to NDA’s telecom policy’


July 8th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The nation has suffered a loss of over Rs.43,500 crore because of a change in India's policy in 1999 when the Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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Voting for Purnia by-poll under way in Bihar


June 25th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 25 (IANS) Voting in the by-poll to the Bihar assembly from the Purnia constituency was peacefully under way Saturday amid tight security, officials said."The poll process is ... Read more...

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NHRC to investigate police firing in Bihar


June 20th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Acting on complaints by politicians and the civil society, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Monday said it will investigate an alleged incident of ... Read more...

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