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SP to ensure next government will need its support (Roundup)


September 12th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 12 (IANS) Dismissing the UPA spearhead Congress as 'scam-tainted", the Samajwadi Party Wednesday urged regional parties to forge a Third Front and said it was determined to ... Read more...

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SP must be key to next government in Delhi: Mulayam


September 12th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 12 (IANS) Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Wednesday said he was determined to ensure that no government takes office in New Delhi next without his ... Read more...

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Coices of dictatorship in Mamata regime: Rights group


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 23 (IANS) Civil rights group Association for Protection of Democratic Rights (APDR) Wednesday launched a stinging attack on West Bengal's Mamata Banerjee government alleging that democracy was ... Read more...

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Pakistan ‘involved or incompetent’, says furious US (Roundup)


May 4th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Two days after Osama bin Laden's dramatic killing, the US Wednesday described its ties with Islamabad as "complicated" with the CIA chief saying that Pakistan ... Read more...

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We will come out clean: Dikshit


April 26th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) A day after facing the opposition's stinging attack on her government's involvement in the "bungling" of the Commonwealth Games (CWG), Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit ... Read more...

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Ex-England star Dalrymple to rejoin Middlesex


April 12th, 2011 - 9:18 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 12 (ANI): Former England all-rounder Jamie Dalrymple will rejoin Middlesex this week following his bitter split from Glamorgan.Thirty-year-old Dalrymple, who played 27 one-day internationals in 2006 and 2007, has been ... Read more...

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Combative Manmohan refutes Opposition charges of buying MPs (Intro-roundup)


March 23rd, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) The political rift in parliament widened Wednesday with the opposition launching a stinging attack on Manmohan Singh for citing the 2009 electoral victory to ... Read more...

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Combative Manmohan refutes opposition charges of buying MPs (Roundup)


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) The political rift in parliament widened Wednesday with the opposition launching a stinging attack against Manmohan Singh for citing the 2009 electoral victory to ... Read more...

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Still seeking governor’s recall, Yeddyurappa quotes him to pat self


January 31st, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 31 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Monday relied on Governor H.R. Bhardwaj's Republic Day speech for some self-praise, though still seeking his recall for allegedly calling him a ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell brands Cheryl Cole ‘mad’ and ‘vain’


November 28th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): Simon Cowell blasted at Cheryl Cole yesterday calling her "mad" and "vain" and claimed her acts would be better off if he was in charge of them.In yet ... Read more...

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‘Pedestrian’ Hauritz should not be picked for Australia again: John Benaud


November 18th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 18(ANI): Former Australian selector John Benaud has launched a stinging attack on Nathan Hauritz, saying that the off-spinner no longer has a Test future.Hauritz is part of the provisional 17-man ... Read more...

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Mamata lashes out at centre for Lalgarh operation


January 9th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 9 (IANS) Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee Saturday lashed out at the union home ministry, saying it lacked seriousness in tackling the Maoist menace in West ... Read more...

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PCB chief Izaz Butt under pressure to quit


August 5th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 5 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ijaz Butt is under immense pressure to quit following a series of setbacks during his turbulent ten-month stint. The national media is rife with ... Read more...

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As Mi-17s roared in Kargil, pilots celebrated with chocolates


July 23rd, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Ritu Sharma New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Air Commodore A.K. Sinha remembers vividly the first shots he fired from his Mi-17 helicopter at the Pakistanis seated on Tiger Hill and Tololing peaks ... Read more...

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St. Lucia official brands Amy Winehouse ‘tattooed reptile’


June 19th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Launching a stinging attack on Amy Winehouse, a former St. Lucia Government official has called the pop star a "tattooed reptile" who is corrupting the local youth ... Read more...

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PM slams Left, Sonia attacks Right (Political Roundup)


May 1st, 2009 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) A day after the third phase of Election 2009, the political slugfest continued with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday launching a stinging attack on the Left ... Read more...

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Left Front running dictatorship in West Bengal: Sonia Gandhi


April 27th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lalgola (West Bengal), April 27 (IANS) Assailing West Bengal's Left Front (LF) government for "running a dictatorship", Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday expressed concern at the Communist rulers' failure to "improve ... Read more...

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BBC sacked Carol Thatcher to get even with `Mom” Thatcher


February 5th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.5 (ANI): Carol Thatcher, the journalist daughter of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, was fired from the BBCs flagship The One Show because the corporation has a vendetta against ... Read more...

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Yousuf questions Shoaib Maliks qualifications for captaincy


January 14th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan 14 (ANI): Former Pakistan Test batsman Mohammad Yousuf has again launched a stinging attack on the current skipper Shoaib Malik and the selectors for not treating him with enough ... Read more...

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CPI-M lashes at opposition for trying to scuttle Tata project


September 25th, 2008 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 25 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front major partner Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Friday launched a stinging attack on the opposition and urged people to identify the unholy ... Read more...

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Pink slams ‘terrifying’ Palin


September 13th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) Pop star Pink has launched a stinging attack on US vice presidential hopeful Sarah Palin, dubbing the Republican as "terrifying".The singer, who rallied against Republican president George W. ... Read more...

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PM launches stinging attack against ‘ripe old’ Advani


July 22nd, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday took a sharp dig at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani saying he had made "at least three attempts to topple ... Read more...

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