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China warns Japan over purchase of disputed islands


September 11th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) China has again strongly criticized the purchase of three disputed islands in the East China Sea by Japan and threatened Tokyo with "serious consequences" caused ... Read more...

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CITU calls off July 31 transport strike


July 29th, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 29 (IANS) The CPI-M's labour arm CITU Sunday withdrew the call for a transport strike Tuesday, a day after bus operators in West Bengal pulled out of the ... Read more...

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Mamata takes on centre, Left over fuel price hike (West Bengal Newsletter)


July 28th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 28 (IANS) After a few days of truce with the central government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has revived her crusade against the Congress-led UPA over ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh CM warns against unilateral decisions on security


April 16th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Monday said coordinated action between state and central governments was needed to tackle internal security challenges and warned ... Read more...

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Make good states’ revenue loss, Jayalalithaa tells PM


April 14th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Saturday said the central government is being unreasonable with regard to compensating states for the loss of their revenue ... Read more...

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Nitish, Patnaik, Jaya write to PM against NCTC (Second Lead)


February 21st, 2012 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Patna/Bhubneshwar/Chennai, Feb 20 (IANS) The clamour against the proposed anti-terror hub continued Monday with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar writing to Prime Minister Manmonhan Singh expressing his opposition while ... Read more...

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Sahara has not told BCCI about pullout officially: Shukla


February 4th, 2012 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 4 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) was Saturday awaiting an official letter from a defiant Sahara India on withdrawing its multi-million dollar sponsorship ... Read more...

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Government has no majority on FDI issue: BJP (Lead)


December 1st, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday accused the government of violating the federal structure by taking a unilateral decision on allowing foreign direct ... Read more...

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Trinamool criticism is genuine concern, says Congress


November 4th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The Congress Friday sought to underplay the stinging criticism from its ally Trinamool Congress on the petrol price hike and said the government would ... Read more...

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Mufti Sayeed accuses National Conference of ‘double standards’


September 24th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 24 (IANS) In a broadside against the ruling National Conference (NC) in Jammu and Kashmir, main opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) has charged it with double standards, saying ... Read more...

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‘Peace deal may collapse if UN leaves Nepal’


January 6th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan 6(ANI): The Unified Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (UCPN-M), the Maoist party in Nepal, has warned that the country's peace process could collapse if United Nations' peacekeepers leave next week.The Nepal ... Read more...

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Three-member team to oversee Prasar Bharti functioning: Apex court


November 19th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) The day-to-day functioning of public broadcaster Prasar Bharti would be carried out by a three-member committee comprising its chief executive officer and two other officers, in accordance ... Read more...

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New tax regime irks Pakistan government allies


November 19th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 19 (IANS) The Pakistan government is now feeling the heat from its allies on charges of not taking them into confidence on important decisions like imposition of ... Read more...

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Gilani accepts Shah’s apology over ‘Pak flag-carrying controversy’ at CWG


October 8th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 8 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has accepted the unconditional apology from Pakistan's chef de mission Dr Mohammad Ali Shah for his unilateral decision to carry the ... Read more...

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Unified command to meet soon on AFSPA: Omar


September 25th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 25 (IANS) Welcoming the decisions taken by the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) Saturday, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said the Unified Command will meet next week to ... Read more...

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UN blames captain for Pak bound ship’s detention by India


July 2nd, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 2 (ANI): The United Nations (UN) has blamed the captain of the Pakistan-bound ship carrying decommissioned weaponry from a UN peacekeeping mission in Liberia responsible for the circumstances leading to ... Read more...

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Congress, alliance partner to contest Tripura council polls alone


April 3rd, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 3 (IANS) The 28-year-old alliance between the main opposition Congress and the tribal Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura (INPT) ended Saturday with both parties deciding to contest next month's ... Read more...

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Strauss says skipping Bangladesh tour’s benefits will be seen during Ashes series


March 27th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27(ANI): England skipper Andrew Strauss has said that he was right to take a break from captaincy of the national team and rest himself for the tour to Bangladesh, but ... Read more...

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Haryana authorities act against ‘Khap’ decision-makers


March 15th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 15 (IANS) In virtually the first-ever action against the arbitrary and illegal decision of a "Khap panchayat" (community council), the administration in Haryana's Bhiwani district has suspended two village panchayat ... Read more...

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Deccan Chargers threaten to sue IPL


February 15th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 15 (IANS) Miffed at their matches being moved out of Andhra Pradesh, defending champions Deccan Chargers have threatened to sue Indian Premier League (IPL) if their matches are not ... Read more...

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TRS defers decision on resignations over Telangana tussle


February 13th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 13 (IANS) The Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), which is heading the agitation for a separate state to be carved out of Andhra Pradesh, Saturday decided to postpone its decision ... Read more...

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Madars HC adjourns Nalini release case hearing


February 10th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 10 (ANI): The Madras High Court on Wednesday adjourned the hearing of appeal questioning the premature release of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassin Nalini to February 19.Earlier, the ... Read more...

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No unilateral decision on releasing Nalini, says Karunanidhi


February 3rd, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 3(ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi on Wednesday clarified that his government will not take any unilateral decision over release of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassin, Nalini.Interacting ... Read more...

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Chiranjeevi quits assembly for ‘united Andhra’


December 17th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 17 (IANS) Claiming that a majority of the people were against the division of Andhra Pradesh, actor-turned-politician K. Chiranjeevi Thursday resigned from the state assembly. Addressing a news ... Read more...

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Andhra crisis deepens as legislators’ resignations pour in (Roundup)


December 11th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 11 (IANS) The political crisis in Andhra Pradesh, triggered by the central government's decision to grant separate statehood to Telangana, deepened Friday with legislators from the other two regions ... Read more...

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128 Andhra Pradesh legislators resign (Lead)


December 11th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 11 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh stood divided on regional lines Friday with as many as 128 legislators submitting their resignations protesting the decision of the central government to carve out ... Read more...

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102 Andhra legislators submit resignations


December 11th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 11 (IANS) As many as 102 members of the Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly have submitted their resignations to the speaker to protest the proposed bifurcation of the state. Speaker Kiran ... Read more...

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TRS warns against betrayal on Telangana state


December 10th, 2009 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 10 (IANS) With legislators and MPs from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions resigning en masse to try and stall a resolution on separate Telangana state, the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) ... Read more...

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Andhra political chaos: 92 legislators, many MPs to quit (Lead)


December 10th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 10 (IANS) A day after the central government agreed to the formation of a separate Telangana state, Andhra Pradesh plunged into political chaos Thursday with at least 92 ... Read more...

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‘Bullied’ Musharraf deceived military officials on US war on terror : Ex-Pak Gen


December 10th, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 10 (ANI): Accusing former President General Pervez Musharraf of decieving other army officers and corps commanders, former Pakistan Chief of General Staff, Shahid Aziz has said that Musharraf's decision ... Read more...

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Andhra political chaos: legislators, MPs to quit over Telangana


December 10th, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 10 (IANS) A day after the central government agreed to the formation of a separate Telangana state, Andhra Pradesh plunged into political chaos with at least 73 legislators ... Read more...

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Opposition expresses dissatisfaction, walks out of Rajya Sabha over climate change debate


December 7th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 7 (ANI): Refusing to accept Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh's defence of the Government's moves on emission cuts, the opposition walked out of the ... Read more...

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Orissa opposition protests house adjournment (Lead)


December 7th, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 6 (IANS) Orissa's opposition, the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), continued to protest inside the state assembly Sunday against the abrupt adjournment of the winter session 14 ... Read more...

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Orissa opposition protests assembly adjournment


December 6th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 6 (IANS) Orissa's opposition Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members continued to protest inside the state assembly Sunday against the abrupt adjournment of the winter session 14 days ... Read more...

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Central team’s visit to West Bengal was not required: Karat


November 30th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 30 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat Monday said there was no need to send the central home ministry team to West Bengal to review the ... Read more...

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