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BJP to release own report on Goa’s illegal mining


October 8th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 8 (IANS) Accusing Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat and assembly Speaker Pratapsingh Rane of keeping the public accounts committee (PAC) report on illegal mining under wraps, the ... Read more...

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Cash-for-post scam rocks Goa NCP unit


July 6th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 6 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) was Wednesday rocked by allegations that the party's Goa observer Bharati Chawan accepted money in return for posts in the newly-revamped ... Read more...

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NCP apologizes for Goa tribal murders


May 30th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 30 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), an alliance partner in the Goa government, Monday apologized to the tribal community over the death of two tribal activists during ... Read more...

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NCP atacks Congress over MSC Bank imbroglio


May 13th, 2011 - 2:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party launched a no-holds barred attack on alliance partner, Congress over the recent RBI move to supersede the Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank ... Read more...

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Ambika Soni, Tewari in Congress’ Punjab coordination panel


May 11th, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Union ministers Ambika Soni and Ashwani Kumar and party spokesman Manish Tewari have been included in the Congress' Punjab coordination committee, a party release ... Read more...

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Congress appoints office-bearers in Karnataka


April 14th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday reconstituted the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee by appointing 10 vice presidents, 20 general secretaries and 36 secretaries in the team ... Read more...

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BJP faces flak for reinstating tainted leader


August 26th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 26 (IANS) Opposition Congress Thursday slammed the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for reinstating Pradeep Gandhi, a former MP who was expelled from parliament after being caught on camera ... Read more...

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Goa drug mafia linked to terror outfits: NCP


August 21st, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 21 (IANS) Goa's drug trade, in which police and politicians are allegedly involved, could be linked to terror outfits, a senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) spokesperson said Saturday. Speaking to ... Read more...

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Congress-led Goa government impotent: BJP


June 20th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 20 (IANS) Goa's Congress-led coalition government is "impotent" and "useless", state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Laxmikant Parsekar said Sunday, pointing to the deteriorating law and order situation in ... Read more...

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Will expose Goa minister, son involved in drug trade: BJP


June 20th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Goa unit chief Sunday hinted that during the forthcoming assembly session scheduled in July the party would expose the ruling party minister, ... Read more...

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Faldu named new Gujarat BJP chief


February 1st, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Feb 1(IANS) R.C. Faldu, a three-time legislator, was Monday named the next chief of Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Gujarat unit. Gopinath Munde, the BJP general secretary, made the announcement after a ... Read more...

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BJP wants government to bear 75 percent of crop insurance


July 4th, 2009 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 4 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh Saturday said the central government should bear 75 percent premium of the crop insurance cover for farmers to help them ... Read more...

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Dissidence gathers momentum in TRS


June 15th, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 15 (IANS) Dissidence in the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) gathered momentum Monday with a group of rebels making a vain attempt to seize Telangana Bhavan, the party headquarters, while ... Read more...

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Rebel NCP leaders lash out at Pawar, call him ‘communal’


June 10th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 10 (IANS) Members of Nationalist Congress Party's (NCP) Goa unit, who resigned from the party a day earlier, Wednesday lashed out the party chief and union minister Sharad Pawar calling ... Read more...

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Goa NCP chief, executive committee members quit party


June 10th, 2009 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 9 (IANS) Wilfred D'Souza, president of the Goa unit of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and former chief minister, late Tuesday resigned from the party's primary membership along with ... Read more...

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Jharkhand JD-U wants to fight assembly polls on its own


May 27th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 27 (IANS) The Jharkhand unit of the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) has decided to abandon the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and fight the assembly elections on its own. However, the final ... Read more...

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Goa NCP agrees to unique seat-sharing with Congress


April 2nd, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 2 (IANS) Ending days of speculation, the Goa unit of the Nationalist Congress Party Thursday agreed to a unique formula of seat-sharing whereby a Congress legislator will resign from the ... Read more...

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Raj Thackeray meets ailing Shiv Sena chief


February 27th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai Feb 27 (IANS) Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray Friday morning called on his ailing estranged uncle, Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray, at the Lilavati Hospital here. After meeting the 82-year-old ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray admitted to hospital


February 26th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray was Thursday admitted to Lilavati Hospital for what party office-bearers described as a "routine medical check-up". Thackeray, 82, who is said to be suffering ... Read more...

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And now Kerala CPI-M bats for private investment


August 9th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 9 (IANS) For long private capital and investors were pariah for the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), but now the Left government in Kerala has set a target of attracting ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi on Hyderabad visit


July 27th, 2008 - 11:20 am ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, July 27 (ANI): All-India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretary Rahul Gandhi will visit Gandhi Bhavan, the state Congress headquarters in Hyderabad today.During his visit, Rahul will interact with the members ... Read more...

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Be ready for general elections, Himachal BJP tells its cadre


June 21st, 2008 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 20 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) unit has asked its cadre to be ready for the forthcoming parliamentary elections. At a two-day state BJP executive committee meeting ... Read more...

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BJP names Rajya Sabha candidates from Bihar, Karnataka


June 13th, 2008 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday named its candidates for the forthcoming elections to the Rajya Sabha from Bihar and Karnataka. "Rajiv Pratap Rudy will be our ... Read more...

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Jogi playing spoilsport, says Chhattisgarh Congress chief


May 15th, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by admin
By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, May 15 (IANS) Assembly polls are due in Chhattisgarh in November, but state Congress chief Charandas Mahant says he is getting no support from influential party colleague Ajit Jogi ... Read more...

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