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Street children’s group turns 10


July 9th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) More than 200 street children from all over the capital came together Monday to celebrate the 10th birthday of 'Badhte Kadam', an organisation run for ... Read more...

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Son Bilawal to accompany Zardari on India trip


April 7th, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will accompany his father and President Asif Ali Zardari on his trip to India Sunday, informed ... Read more...

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Congress cannot take our support for granted: Shahid Siddiqui


March 13th, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Set to reign Uttar Pradesh on the back of a massive mandate, the Samajwadi Party (SP) wants the Congress-led UPA government in New Delhi ... Read more...

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Akhilesh steals show in contest of young campaigners (Lead)


March 7th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Three young leaders put their heart and soul in the campaign in Uttar Pradesh, but it was Akhilesh Yadav who walked away with the ... Read more...

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UP lesson: Party workers more important than leaders (Comment)


March 6th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Why did the Congress do badly in Uttar Pradesh? The answer is simple: it had a weak organisation. A similar answer explains the BJP's woes also.And why did the Samajwadi ... Read more...

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Akhilesh steals show in contest of young campaigners


March 6th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Three young leaders put their heart and soul in the campaign in Uttar Pradesh, but it was Akhilesh Yadav who walked away with the ... Read more...

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India needs more young leaders: PM


January 28th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Calling for more Indian youth to take up leadership positions in all walks of life, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said the young leaders ... Read more...

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India can be a great power using more renewable energy


January 17th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) India can be a great power, ushering in a game changing third industrial revolution by utilising its renewable energy resources and collaborating with power ... Read more...

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PM defies calls for rollback of FDI in retail (Lead)


November 29th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said the government's decision to allow foreign equity in retail was not taken in a hurry but was a ... Read more...

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PM firm on FDI decision, says it is pro-people


November 29th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said the government's decision to allow foreign equity in retail was not taken in haste but after a careful ... Read more...

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Win people’s trust, Rahul exhorts youth Congress leaders


November 29th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Tuesday exhorted youth leaders of the party to win the trust of the people and learn to lead. "The ... Read more...

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Congress’ young MPs set for bigger role


August 29th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Having played a role in changing the government's course in dealing with the Anna Hazare fast, young MPs of the Congress are set to ... Read more...

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PM, Pranab lead by example: India’s youngest minister


June 17th, 2011 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, June 17 (IANS) At 30, Agatha Sangma is the youngest minister in the union cabinet, but she looks up to two septuagenarians - Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and ... Read more...

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Rahul kicks off poll campaign in Assam


April 5th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chaygaon (Assam), April 5 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Tuesday kicked off his election campaign in Assam by launching a blistering attack on the opposition and calling upon the ... Read more...

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West Bengal CM says Trinamool Congress has Maoist links


February 14th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 14 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has said the Trinamool Congress party (TMC) is working hand in glove with Maoists in the region.Addressing a Communist Party of India-Marxist ... Read more...

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Agra students quiz Rahul Gandhi on price rise


January 11th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 11 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Tuesday took questions on price rise and corruption from students with whom he interacted here. He also motivated them to join politics ... Read more...

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Tea Party Fails To Appeal To Youth Claims Survey, Weeks Before Election day


October 30th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the mid-term elections round the corner, it looks like the Tea Party has a long way to go when it comes to attracting the below ... Read more...

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Indo-Americans laud Obama for quoting Gandhi while addressing young African leaders


August 8th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 8 (ANI): Indo-Americans have applauded US President Barack Obama for quoting Mahatma Gandhi while addressing 115 young leaders from over 40 countries across Africa on August three.Obama reportedly ... Read more...

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Follow Mahatma Gandhi to bring real change in Africa: Obama


August 4th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has asked young African leaders to follow the example of Mahatma Gandhi and change themselves first if they wanted to bring ... Read more...

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Politicians shocked at attack on Congressman


July 24th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 24 (IANS) Politicians across party lines Saturday reacted with shock and disgust over the brutal assault on a National Students Union of India (NSUI) leader who has been lobbying ... Read more...

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UN announces environment education programme for students


June 24th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) In order to spread awareness about the environment and develop young leaders in the field, the United Nations Thursday announced a global environment educational programme for students. The ... Read more...

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‘Rajneeti’ gives Nepal Maoists a break from politics


June 21st, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, June 21 (IANS) Fatigued and frustrated by their fruitless one-year war to topple the government, Nepal's opposition Maoist party took a break from politics to recharge their batteries ... Read more...

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First Lady Michelle Obama to visit Mexico City


April 10th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The White House announced Friday that First Lady Michelle Obama will visit Mexico City, Mexico, April 13-15, on her first solo official trip as First Lady.Michelle Obama ... Read more...

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Campaign in support of Jogi’s son for Rajya Sabha


April 2nd, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 2 (IANS) Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi's loyalists in the Congress have launched a campaign so that the party nominates his son Amit Jogi as candidate for the ... Read more...

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Expanding BJP’s base will be priority, says Nadda


March 16th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 16 (IANS) Expanding the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) support base to bring it back to power is the main priority, said Himachal Pradesh Forest Minister J.P. Nadda said, after ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi not a factor: BJP


February 16th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Feb 16 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi "is not a factor" of concern for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as he could not influence voters in Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, ... Read more...

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Dhoni, Smith target each other ahead of Kanpur Test


February 5th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
Kanpur, Feb 5 (ANI): India plays its first Test match against South Africa from Saturday, but the verbal battle has begun between both sides as South African skipper Graeme Smith and his ... Read more...

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Basu’s life has lessons for young leaders: Omar


January 17th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said here Sunday that young politicians had a lot to learn from the life of veteran Marxist leader Jyoti ... Read more...

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Congress youth leaders launch membership drive in Bihar


January 12th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 12 (IANS) As many as 15 young Congress party MPs and central ministers launched a membership drive in Bihar Tuesday. The young leaders launched the membership drive from 15 ... Read more...

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Manhattan man named ‘Ultimate Couch Potato’ after sitting for 48hrs straight


January 4th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 4 (ANI): Jorge Cruz, from Washington Heights, Manhattan has won the title of 'Ultimate Couch Potato' after sitting for 48 hours straight.Cruz won the competition by sitting and snacking ... Read more...

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(After 12) 2009 was the year of Rahul Gandhi (Flashback 2009)


December 25th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) As the party's youth icon and potential prime minister, Rahul Gandhi brought the most unexpected cheer to the Congress in 2009.His success as ... Read more...

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Acting came naturally to me: Rana (with image)


November 17th, 2009 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
By Arpana New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) He comes from an illustrious film family, spearheaded a technological revolution in southern cinema and now Rana Daggubati is set to make a mark as ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell to enter politics?


October 26th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Simon Cowell is being wooed by the likes of British PM Gordon Brown and Conservative Party leader David Cameron for getting into politics.Both the leaders believe ... Read more...

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‘BJP needs to be in touch with aspirations of young India’


September 6th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) India's main opposition party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), is in turmoil and only a leadership overhaul coupled with infusion of young blood can re-energise it, ... Read more...

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Clinton praises India-Pakistan students sowing ’seeds of peace’


July 20th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Mahek Mansoor, a 15-year-old student from Pakistan couldn't agree more with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton when she said that youngsters from both the countries can ... Read more...

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