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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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Kamat resigns as Goa chief minister


March 6th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 6 (IANS) Digambar Kamat Tuesday resigned as chief minister of Goa and blamed his Congress party's sidelining him ahead of the assembly elections for the debacle ... Read more...

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Lokayukta appointment to be our first action in Goa: Sonia Gandhi


February 26th, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 25 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Saturday said the first action of the Congress government in Goa, if the party is re-elected to power, would be the ... Read more...

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Tough to control piracy: Minister


April 23rd, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 23 (IANS) Expressing concern over increasing piracy in the sea off Somalia, Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur Saturday said it was difficult to control the ... Read more...

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Trinamool Congress manifesto promises good governance


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) Rajya Sabha MP KD Singh on Wednesday released the party's manifesto for the upcoming assembly polls in Assam promising to ensure 'good governance' and ... Read more...

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Our good fortune to work under Sonia Gandhi: Manmohan Singh


December 20th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Burari (New Delhi, Dec 20 (ANI): Praising Congress President Sonia Gandhi's clean politics and her agenda for eradicating corruption, the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Monday termed it his good ... Read more...

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Narendra Modi invites entrepreneurs to invest in Gujarat


November 14th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Nov 14 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has urged leading industrialists to invest in his state and participate in the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Summit, to be held in Gandhinagar ... Read more...

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British aid worker released after kidnapping in Somalia


October 20th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by BNO News
MOGADISHU, SOMALIA (BNO NEWS) -- Two aid workers with 'Save the Children' who were kidnapped last week in Somalia's central Adado region were released and reportedly on their way back home.Frans Bernard, ... Read more...

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Two ‘Save the Children’ aid workers kidnapped in Somalia


October 15th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by BNO News
MOGADISHU, SOMALIA (BNO NEWS) -- Two aid workers with 'Save the Children' in Somalia's central Adado region were kidnapped after Somali gunmen raided the building where they were staying in.Adado district commissioner ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda linked group claims Mogadishu suicide blasts


September 10th, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Sep 10 (IANS/AKI) Al-Qaeda-linked insurgent group Al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack Thursday at Mogadishu airport. At least 13 people were killed and scores were wounded when two explosives-filled ... Read more...

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Independent MP offers support to Gillard


September 2nd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 2 (IANS) Independent MP from Tasmania, Andrew Wilkie decided Thursday to support the Labor Party, giving incumbent Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard 74 seats in her bid to form a ... Read more...

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Australia heads towards hung parliament (Fourth Lead)


August 21st, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 21 (IANS) Australia was heading towards a hung parliament Saturday with the ruling Labor Party having only a slight edge over the opposition coalition, even as Prime Minister Julia Gillard ... Read more...

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Growing US discomfort imperils future of Afghan war


July 6th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 6 (ANI): A series of unusually close votes in the United States Congress on extending the Afghanistan war signals growing concerns with the occupation, following a series of events ... Read more...

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Win against Taliban, Qaeda possible if Karzai does right by Afghans: US editorial


July 3rd, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, July 3 (ANI): An opinion piece in the Los Angeles Times has said that unless the United States can get Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai to provide for his citizens ... Read more...

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BJP opts out of Jharkhand coalition, Soren in minority


May 24th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, May 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) withdrew support from the Shibu Soren-led Government in Jharkhand on Monday.BJP legislative party leader and state Deputy Chief Minister Raghuvar Das ... Read more...

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‘Factionalism may delay new Jharkhand chief minister’


May 11th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 11 (IANS) Factionalism within Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Jharkhand unit is likely to delay selection of new chief minister, according to a party leader Tuesday. "The party is facing one ... Read more...

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Labour, Liberal Democrats work feverishly to seal deal (Lead)


May 11th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg vowed Tuesday to act quickly after Labour leader and Prime Minister Gordon Brown's dramatic decision to step down brought them back to ... Read more...

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JMM unhappy with BJP for denying power by rotation


May 11th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 11 (IANS) The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) is unhappy over the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) declaration that it alone will rule the state for the next four-and-a-half years. "The BJP ... Read more...

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BJP says it will rule Jharkhand, Soren plays rotation card (Roundup)


May 8th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Ranchi, May 8 (IANS) The political crisis in Jharkhand took a new turn Saturday after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said it will rule the state with the backing of ... Read more...

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BJP to form government in Jharakhand with JMM, AJSU support


May 8th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 8 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government will head the coalition government to be formed with the support of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) party ... Read more...

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In uncertain Britain, Liberal Democrats ponder


May 8th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg, who has emerged as the kingmaker after British elections threw up the first hung parliament since 1974, is meeting his MPs Saturday ... Read more...

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British election leaves all options open (Roundup)


May 7th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (DPA) Britain's general election produced a stalemate Friday which left open the prospect of a new, Conservative-led government or a continuation of Labour rule. An intense battle for power ... Read more...

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Hung parliament in Britain, parties hunt for numbers (Third Lead)


May 7th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Britain was saddled Friday with its first hung parliament since 1974 after a bitterly fought election stripped the Labour of its governing majority but left the Conservatives ... Read more...

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Labour woos Liberal Democrats in bid to retain power


May 7th, 2010 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Labour seemed to be reaching out to the Liberal Democrats in an apparent last ditch bid to retain power with a senior Labour leader saying he has "no ... Read more...

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Britain heads for hung parliament (Second Lead)


May 7th, 2010 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (DPA) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown made a bold bid to cling to power early Friday even though the opposition Conservatives could emerge as the biggest party from ... Read more...

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Brown wants to secure stable government in Britain


May 7th, 2010 - 8:14 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (DPA) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown said Friday it was his duty to play his part in securing strong and stable government in Britain after the general election. "The ... Read more...

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Jharkhand: Political uncertainty as legislator withdraws support (Lead)


April 30th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 30 (IANS) Political uncertainty continued in Jharkhand for the third day Friday after independent legislator, Bandhu Tirkey, withdrew support to the four-month-old Shibu Soren regime, saying he was against ... Read more...

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Liberal Democrats can win May 6 polls: Clegg


April 28th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28 (ANI): Leader of the Liberal Democrats, Nick Clegg, has optimistically declared that the party can topple the ruling Labour Party in the May 6 general elections.He also said ... Read more...

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Will ensure stable government: new Meghalaya chief minister


April 20th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, April 20 (IANS) Newly-elected Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul M. Sangma Tuesday said he would strive to ensure a stable government and also focus on the youth and poor of the state. ... Read more...

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Rise in infiltration in Kashmir: Chidambaram


February 19th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Friday said there has been a rise in infiltration into Kashmir from across the border. "There has been a rise in ... Read more...

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Infiltration has not reduced in Kashmir, insurgency down in North East: Chidambaram


February 19th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.19 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday said infiltration has not reduced from across the border in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, but militancy has, and ... Read more...

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Biden has no right to take credit for success in Iraq: Republicans


February 12th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.12 (ANI): The Republicans have criticized US Vice-President Joe Biden for taking credit for American success in Iraq and the drawndown of troops both in Iraq and Afghanistan.Biden said: "I am ... Read more...

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India not to dabble into Nepal’s internal matters, says Krishna


January 17th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan.17 (ANI): External Affairs minister S.M.Krishna on Sunday said India would not dabble in Nepal's internal matters.Krishna, who was on a three-day visit to the Himalyan Kingdom since Friday (January ... Read more...

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Governor asks Shibu Soren to prove majority by Jan 8


December 28th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Dec 28 (ANI) : Jharkhand Governor K.Shankarnaraynan on Monday asked Chief Minister designate Shibu Soren to prove majority on the floor of the assembly by January 8.According to Raj Bhawan ... Read more...

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Gadkari says BJP-JMM-AJSU alliance will give a stable govt. in Jharkhand


December 28th, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 28 (ANI): New Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari is confident that JMM, BJP and AJSU alliance in Jharkhand wouls work well and provide a stable government in the ... Read more...

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