relief money

Farmer’s suicides: BJP calls government a ‘murderer’


May 2nd, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) A Bharatiya Janata Party MP Wednesday accused the UPA government of being a "murderer" a day after five farmers committed suicide in Vidarbha in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Pakistan’s flood victims reluctant to return home


October 19th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 19 (IANS) Many flood victims in Pakistan's Sindh province, who were displaced by the devastating deluge and shifted to urban centres, are reluctant to go back home, a media report ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Goa flood relief scam threatens Congress-NCP relations


September 14th, 2010 - 2:38 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sept 14 (IANS) The alleged siphoning of around Rs.85 lakh collected as flood relief fund from the public by the Youth Congress last year has strained relations between the Congress and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bihar Congress keen to use Nitish-Modi pic in poll campaign


July 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Keen to capitalise on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's discomfiture over a photograph showing him holding hands with the controversial Narendra Modi, Congress workers in the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Bihar: Sushil Modi rejoins Nitish Kumar in Vishwas Yatra


June 25th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Gaya, June 25 (ANI): In a bid to normalize relations between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal (United) Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Friday participated ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BJP tells JD (U) no compromise on Modi, Varun


June 23rd, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI):Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday clarified to its ally the Janata Dal (United) that conditions like keeping Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and Varun Gandhi away ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bihar BJP leaders to meet Gadkari over Nitish snub


June 22nd, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership is keen to continue the alliance with the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) in Bihar, but not at the cost of the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Keen to continue coalition with JD-U: BJP (Nightlead)


June 21st, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday said it was keen to continue its coalition with the Janata Dal-United (JD-U), but wanted Bihar Chief Minister and JD-U ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Congress will benefit as people will punish JD-U, BJP’


June 21st, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Terming Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's action of returning the relief money sent by Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as "a move to fool the secular ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Petition seeks action against Nitish on flood funds


June 21st, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 21 (IANS) A criminal case should be filed against Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for returning Rs.5 crore flood relief funds to Gujarat, a petitioner said while moving the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

BJP, JD-U widening rift threatens Bihar alliance (Roundup)


June 20th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna/New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The rift between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar widened Sunday after his deputy boycotted a joint march in rural Patna ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

BJP to discuss Bihar developments Monday (Lead)


June 20th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Miffed over Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Nitish Kumar returning flood relief money to Gujarat, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will Monday discuss ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Behave, angry BJP tells Nitish Kumar


June 20th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Stung by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's decision to return the money given by Gujarat for flood relief, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday made it ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Angry BJP flays Nitish, says money not Gujarat CM’s (Second Lead)


June 20th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, June 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday sent "a strong message" expressing its anger to Janata Dal-United leader and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying the flood ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Angry BJP sends ’strong message’ to JD-U (Lead, Changing Dateline)


June 20th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, June 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday sent "a strong message" to the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) expressing its anger over JD-U leader and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

NDA constituents petrified by Modi’s shadow: Congress


June 19th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The Congress Saturday took a dig at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi over the Bihar government returning the Rs.5 crore unutilised amount of Kosi flood relief, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Angry Nitish returns flood relief money to Gujarat


June 19th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 19 (IANS) Miffed over advertisements featuring him and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and referring to the aid provided by Gujarat during the 2008 Kosi floods, Bihar Chief Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Separatist factions clash in Kashmir


March 15th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 15 (IANS) The rivalry between Kashmir's hardline and moderate separatist factions spilled out on the streets when Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) activists were allegedly attacked by workers of the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bob Geldof furious at BBC over Band Aid millions used to buy arms claim


March 4th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): Irish singer Bob Geldof is said to have been left furious after claims broadcast on BBC said that the millions of dollars raised by Band Aid were diverted ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

BJP legislator in trouble over misuse of funds


February 18th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Feb 18 (IANS) Gujarat High Court has directed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Shankar Chaudhary to file an affidavit before March 4 regarding allegations that he misused Rs.60 lakh of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ample monetary aid given to victims of militancy in Doda


October 11th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Doda, Oct 11 (ANI): The State Government of Jammu and Kashmir distributed aid worth 2.28 crore rupees as relief among 60 militancy-hit families of Doda district.At a special event organised here ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Kosi relief funds to stay with Bihar: Pranab


July 10th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The central government has not asked Bihar to refund the Rs.1,000 crore given for the relief and rehabilitation of the Kosi flood victims, parliament was informed ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Manmohan Singh calls Nitish on Kosi relief funds


May 12th, 2009 - 8:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today called up Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to discuss the Kosi relief fund.Only yesterday questioning his secular credentials a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

PM calls Nitish after questioning his secular credentials


May 12th, 2009 - 8:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): In order to gather numbers for a Congress-led government at the Centre, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today called up Nitish Kumar to discuss the Kosi ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Congress played politics over Bihar floods: Nitish Kumar


May 11th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 11 (IANS) Hitting out at the Congress, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, a key ally of the opposition National Democratic Alliance (NDA), Monday accused the party of playing politics over ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

SP accuses Mayawati of wasting flood relief money


September 12th, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 12 (IANS) The opposition Samajwadi Party (SP) Friday accused the ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) government of wasting government funds on the pretext of providing relief to flood victims."All claims ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Mayawati siphoning off flood relief money: Samajwadi Party


July 25th, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 25 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party Friday hit out against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, accusing her of siphoning off money meant for flood relief and implicating Samajwadi Party leaders in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Imran wants details of donations to earthquake victims


November 14th, 2007 - 1:54 am ICT by admin
Read more...

Posted in World |

Subscribe