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CPI-M eyes third front in Himachal


May 31st, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 31 (IANS) After its spectacular win in Shimla's mayoral election, the CPI-M is hoping to form a third front in Himachal Pradesh, where the BJP and Congress ... Read more...

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DMK, Congress sign formal agreement on seat sharing


March 9th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 9 (ANI): Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) and Congress on Wednesday signed formal agreement on seat sharing pact for the upcoming assembly polls in Tamil Nadu, under which the national ... Read more...

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DMK blinks, Congress gets 63 seats to contest


March 8th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, March 8 (IANS) After a three-day tense drama that triggered a major crisis for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Tamil Nadu's ruling DMK Tuesday finally allowed the Congress ... Read more...

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DMK’ sacrifice in alliance’s larger interest: Karunanidhi


March 8th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 8 (IANS) As the DMK and the Congress overcame differences to arrive at a seat-sharing agreement for the April 13 assembly polls, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK ... Read more...

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Air New Zealand unveils ‘cuddle class seating’


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wellington, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Air New Zealand’s innovation is being hailed as the most important development of air travel for decades. That is the “Cuddle Class.”Air New Zealand has finally ... Read more...

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Air New Zealand’s ‘SkyCouch’ allows couples to have room to cuddle


December 23rd, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): In an era of uncomfortable, cramped economy class seats, Air New Zealand has introduced a revolutionary 'SkyCouch' design which will enable couples to have room to cuddle.The airline ... Read more...

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Air New Zealand set to launch ‘Cuddle class’ seat


October 9th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 09 (ANI): Air New Zealand is all set to launch its "Cuddle class" seat next month as the class divide on planes continues to narrow.Some airlines are starting to introduce ... Read more...

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Vote for party’s Rajya Sabha candidates, BJD tells legislators


June 13th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 13 (IANS) The ruling Biju Janata Dal in Orissa Sunday issued a whip to all its legislators to ensure victory of the three candidates it has fielded in the ... Read more...

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BJP to abstain from Rajya Sabha poll in Orissa


June 6th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 6 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday said it will abstain from voting for the Rajya Sabha poll in Orissa as it wants to maintain equal distance from ... Read more...

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Promotion for Sushma, Munde in opposition ranks


February 22nd, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj Monday occupied the seat earmarked for leader of opposition in the front row in the Lok Sabha, reflecting the ... Read more...

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Mumbai commuters go crazy over passenger Rahul (Sidelights)


February 5th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Mumbai commuters were overjoyed with Rahul Gandhi's impromptu decision to travel by local train. After withdrawing money from an ATM and queuing up with the 'aam janata' to ... Read more...

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Congress veterans may not match their victory margins


October 19th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 19 (IANS) The Congress may win the Haryana assembly elections, but it is widely believed that its three leading lights may not be able to match their own earlier victory ... Read more...

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Bribing for vote complaint goes to election commission


March 21st, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, March 21 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Madhya Pradesh has complained to the Election Commission (EC) that lawmaker Kishore Samrite was offered money to vote for independent candidate ... Read more...

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BJP fields three candidates for Rajya Sabha in Madhya Pradesh


March 15th, 2008 - 11:41 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, March 15 (IANS) Three Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates from Madhya Pradesh filed their nomination papers for the Rajya Sabha here Saturday amid claims by the ruling party that they will ... Read more...

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Tankha files nomination for Rajya Sabha, again


March 15th, 2008 - 11:40 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, March 15 (IANS) The Congress supported nominee for Rajya Sabha from Madhya Pradesh, Vivek Tankha, Saturday filed a third set of nomination papers, this time in the presence of leader of ... Read more...

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BJP delays filing nomination to Rajya Sabha in Madhya Pradesh


March 14th, 2008 - 7:57 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, March 14 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party in Madhya Pradesh is confident of winning two Rajya Sabha seats while a contest is expected for the third seat. The party postponed ... Read more...

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