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Sharad Yadav better than Modi as PM: Govindacharya


September 11th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) Former thinktank of the BJP and Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) idealogue K.N. Govindacharya Tuesday said NDA convenor Sharad Yadav was better than Narendra Modi for ... Read more...

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SFI wins Himachal university polls


August 23rd, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 23 (IANS) The Students Federation of India (SFI) Thursday again swept the students central association polls in the Himachal Pradesh University here, winning all the seats with a ... Read more...

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Sanjay Joshi, Modi’s foe, quits BJP (Second Lead)


June 8th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary Sanjay Joshi, a bitter foe of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Friday resigned from the party, exposing divisions ... Read more...

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Rajasthan BJP crisis: Raje supporters want her as state chief


May 7th, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 7 (IANS) The crisis in the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Rajasthan unit continued Monday as more party legislators came out in support of former chief minister Vasundhara ... Read more...

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RSS, Digvijay trade barbs over photograph


January 6th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) and Congress leader Digvijay Singh Thursday traded barbs over a photograph showing him sharing the dais with RSS leaders.While ... Read more...

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No difference between Congress and BJP, Anna tells Digvijay


October 14th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Anna Hazare Thursday said there is no difference between the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in dealing with corruption and both are ... Read more...

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PM assures Anna, Digvijay attacks him (Intro Roundup)


October 11th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Ahead of the Hisar parliamentary bypoll Oct 13, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday assured Anna Hazare on the proposed anti-graft Lokpal bill even as ... Read more...

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Advani’s yatra an attempt to fast-forward 2014 polls: Congress


October 10th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) The Congress party says that senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani's rath yatra, scheduled to begin Tuesday, had a hidden agenda of ... Read more...

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RSS chief skirts Ayodhya, talks of corruption


October 10th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Gorakhpur, Oct 10 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat took everyone by surprise when he opened a seven-day national convention of the organisation here with exclusive focus ... Read more...

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Congress communalising war against terror: BJP


July 18th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Reacting sharply to Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh's comment on the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), the Bhartiya Janata Party Monday blamed the ruling party ... Read more...

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RSS behind Ramdev, says Chidambaram


June 8th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said the Hindu right-wing organisation Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) was behind yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who has launched fast ... Read more...

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Ramdev a ‘face of RSS’, says government justifying crackdown


June 5th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Accusing him of being a front for the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), the government Sunday said the action against Ramdev and his supporters was justified."Today ... Read more...

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BMS supports Baba Ramdev


June 3rd, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) The Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), which has close links with the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), Friday offered its support to the indefinite hunger strike by ... Read more...

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Muslims preach RSS values in Lucknow


February 9th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 9 (IANS) Donning skull caps and armed with RSS literature, small groups of Muslims here are on a campaign to preach the values of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh among members ... Read more...

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EU delegation attends hearing of Binayak Sen’s bail plea


January 24th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bilaspur, (Chhattisgarh), Jan 24 (IANS) An eight-member delegation of the European Union were present at the Chhattisgarh High Court Monday here when senior lawyer and Rajya Sabha member Ram Jethmalani argued for ... Read more...

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Rajnath demands probe against Digvijay


December 11th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 11 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajnath Singh Saturday demanded an enquiry against Congress leader Digvijay Singh for his remarks that Maharashtra Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) chief Hemant Karkare ... Read more...

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RSS-Congress activists clash in Lucknow


November 12th, 2010 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 12 (IANS) Congress and Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) activists came to blows here late Friday evening, police said.The clash erupted in the Model House area, where Congress activists assembled ... Read more...

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Congress, RSS workers clash in Jabalpur


November 12th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 12 (IANS) Congress and Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) cadres clashed in Jabalpur Friday, forcing the police to cane charge them. The Jabalpur administration has imposed Section 144 in the ... Read more...

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Congress seeks apology from former RSS chief for remark “Sonia, a CIA agent”


November 11th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): The Congress on Thursday demanded apology from the former Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief K S Sudarshan for his remarks against Congress president Sonia Gandhi.Sudarshan reportedly called ... Read more...

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Activists being implicated in terror cases, claims RSS


November 10th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 10 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat Wednesday denied the organisation has any terror links and said his colleague Indresh Kumar, named in the 2007 Ajmer blast ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi immature: BJP leader Shahi


October 8th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Oct 8 (ANI): Miffed with Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi for equating the banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) with the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), the BJP's Uttar Pradesh ... Read more...

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BJP sends books on RSS to Rahul Gandhi


October 7th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 7 (IANS) Upset over Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's remarks about the "fanatical" Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), the Uttar Pradesh unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday sent ... Read more...

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Activists of Muslim voluntary forum protest Madani’s arrest by Karnataka police


August 23rd, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Aug.23 (ANI): Over 300 activists of the Tamil Nadu Muslim Munnetra Kazhagam (TMMK), a Muslim voluntary forum, staged a protest here on Monday against the Karnataka Police for arresting Abdul ... Read more...

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BJP, RSS call second struggle to abolish Article 370


March 20th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Madhopur (Punjab), March 20 (IANS) At a place where the Bharatiya Jana Sangh's founder Shyama Prasad Mookherjee broke the permit restriction to visit Jammu and Kashmir in 1953, leaders of the ... Read more...

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RSS chief urges ’serious efforts’ to unite Hindus


January 9th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 9 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat Saturday called upon its workers "to make serious efforts for uniting different Hindu castes" to help establish a "discrimination-free society". Addressing a ... Read more...

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RSS chief in Lucknow on three-day visit


January 8th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 8 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat arrived here Friday evening on a three-day visit, during which he would have "special sessions" with young workers of both ... Read more...

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RSS will not take over BJP: Gadkari


December 24th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) new chief Nitin Gadkari Thursday said the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), the ideological parent of the party, was not going to take ... Read more...

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India is facing both internal, external threats: RSS chief


December 7th, 2009 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 6 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said here Sunday that India is facing internal threats from various quarters and the outside world is trying to take advantage ... Read more...

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We don’t have the time to run BJP: RSS chief


December 5th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 5 (IANS) Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat Saturday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is an independent political organisation and the RSS had "no time' to run it. Interacting ... Read more...

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Advani gets a pat from Liberhan


November 25th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Despite holding him guilty for the Babri mosque demolition, Justice M.S. Liberhan has praised Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani for cooperating with the commission. "Persons ... Read more...

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Indicting Vajpayee ‘outrightly illegal’: Liberhan ex-counsel (Lead)


November 24th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 24 (IANS) A former counsel to the Liberhan Commission Tuesday alleged that the indictment of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for the Babri mosque dmolition was "outrightly illegal". Hours ... Read more...

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MINU Indicting Vajpayee ‘outrightly illegal’: former Liberhan counsel


November 24th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 24 (IANS) The former counsel to the Liberhan Commission alleged Tuesday that the indictment of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for the Babri mosque razing was "outrightly illegal". Hours ... Read more...

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We own Ayodhya movement, but not going to apologise: RSS


November 24th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), the mother organization of Bharatiya Janata Party, on Tuesday owned the Ayodhya movement but refused to apologise about what happened in Ayodhya in ... Read more...

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Gadkari denies contending for BJP President’s post


November 14th, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Nov. 14 (ANI): Maharashtra BJP Chief Nitin Gadkari has clarified that he is not contending for the party's top post, as being claimed by some media reports."I am not among the ... Read more...

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Kataria to be new BJP leader in Rajasthan assembly?


September 7th, 2009 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 7 (IANS) Former minister Gulab Chand Kataria appears to be leading the race in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to be the new leader of the opposition in the ... Read more...

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