Some of the steps towards ‘correction’ of the outfit’s image are already underway, sources said.
She has a tough contest with sitting National Conference MLA Nassir Aslam Wani deciding to recontest.
The BJP leaders said such incidents only indicated how desperate Congress was to win a battle already lost.
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In the violence, media personnel were injured while the cameras of many private electronic news channels were damaged.
Govt’s ambitious goal to install 1000 MW capacity from renewable sources cut to just 300 MW.
The victim was undergoing treatment at the Chinsurah sub-division hospital and a medical test would be done on her today.
Manjhi said that he had been working for the welfare of the Dalits and wanted 'fast results' before he is removed.
Krishnamurthy was not available for comment.
Set up in 1955 and run by Sreemanta Sankar Mission, the co-educational school is the oldest in Northeast.
The PDP’s Nayeem Akhtar, for his part, claimed his party would get AFSPA repealed, saying Omar didn’t take any concrete measures.
There are signs this is being reversed; independents could manage only 3.33 percent in the last LS polls.
A high-level committee has been set up to work details on satellite image mapping of agriculture land and produce.
The investigators have concluded that Suhan, the only Muslim youth the girl had named, was an unfortunate victim in this episode.
PWD minister Shivpal Yadav candidly admitted that he follows whatever orders are given by Azam
Vyas enjoyed a 20 year long career as a government functionary and as a cabinet minister until he lost in Assembly elections of 2012.
Sharu, who also happens to be the grandson of former Deputy CM Mangat Ram Sharma has been arrested and the pistil seized.
"I will be very surprised to see if people vote for BJP in Valley. They will get a handful of votes," Said Omar.
"Administration is an art, which requires patience and seriousness. The BJP lacked these," claimed Rahul Gandhi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to lay the foundation stone of the multi-crore project.
Swamy said that if an illegal Bangladeshi Muslim migrant was ready to convert to Hindu then he/she could be allowed to stay in India.
The local traders association has been boycotting the auction of onions since the last five days.
Suresh Prabhu broke his 18-year-old ties with Shiv Sena to join BJP before being sworn in as a union minister on November 9
If any minister from Modi government comes, then they would unfold JMM's corruption, Modi said.
Banerjee has to answer to the people who have been robbed by TMC leadership and Saradha group, said BJP.
Madan Mitra who is hospitalised had been summoned by CBI on Wednesday in connection with the case.
The Vigilance had raided his premises in many part of Kerala and had seized documents to substantiate the case.
Gandhi lauded the role played by the volunteers in providing succour to the flood-hit saying, "they did whatever was possible".
The meeting fuelled speculation over his continuance in the post in the wake of SC removing him from 2G scam probe.
The fishermen were apprehended in November 2011 and sentenced to death by the Colombo HC on October 30 for alleged drug trafficking.
On possible alliance with BJP, Omar said he was contesting the assembly polls to win a mandate on his own.
Many of the entities in the list worked multiple contracts worth a total of more than a crore Rupees each over several years.
Saqafi raised questions about the rape theory, which, according to the victim’s family, were insulting.
Sanyal when arrested in December 2005, said that peace talks with the government was near-impossible.
The 2G probe, he said, was at the trial stage even before he was appointed Director and there was no role for him to monitor the probe.
Upper-caste people are foreigners and descendants of the Aryans.
Lawyer demands CBI Director be removed from all cases.
The data had helped track movements of ministers, bureaucrats, VHP and Bajrang Dal leaders.
Manjhi’s statements had greatly embarrassed the party, especially at a time when Nitish Kumar was trying to galvanise JD(U) at the grassroots.
The CBI sources further revealed that searches are likely to be conducted in some more places.
Rampal, who had refused to appear in court in a contempt case claiming he was unwell, was arrested on Wednesday night.
GNLA had constituted special teams to attack police stations in different districts of the Garo Hills region.
Piyush Goyal revealed government would increase the coal supply to Maharashtra to 18,000 tonnes per day.
Sinha's lawyer Singh argues that the Attorney general was consulted to examine the evidence.
Rajnath blamed opponents for creating a divide between the Jammu and Kashmir regions.
Special CBI judge directed the investigating officer to further probe the matter and file a progress report in the court.
Additional SP, City, Sameer Saurabh said that the medical examination of the girl has been conducted and that the report is awaited.
RSS ideologue Dina Nath Batra, convener of Shiksha Bachao Andolan Samiti, was present during the meeting.
At least two policemen suffered gunshot injuries while nine received burn injuries caused by petrol bombs thrown by Rampal’s followers.
The Congress’s stance during its UPA governments has been that talks can happen with the Maoists only if they give up arms.
The expansion has given a boost to representation from the Saurashtra region where BJP did not fare well in the by-elections recently.
The VACB submitted the report in the court in a petition filed by CPI legislator V S Sunil Kumar.
Khattar has not met the media since the showdown commenced at Barwala last week.
He is the third IPS officer accused in encounter cases to be reinstated after bail.
The government has taken the decision to increase power supply by three hours that would help 40 lakh farmers.
Vigilance sources said the search teams have seized documents showing his properties in several parts of Kerala.
He said that the seven ministers from the state would not be allowed entry if they failed to bring desired assistance for the region.
The officers are currently being investigated by the vigilance department on various corruption charges.
Ironically, the police officer arrested for the alleged sexual abuse was supposed to attend an Art of Living camp.
Modi was the first Indian premier to visit Fiji after Indira Gandhi who had come in 1981.
The discharged women were each handed a cheque of Rs 50,000, said a source.
Sri Rama Sene leader Pramod Muttalik threatened action on Kiss of Love events if organized in Karnataka.
Modi is right in recognizing that cultural and spiritual bonds between the countries is a strong foundation.
A structural change is afoot. It holds great promise for India.
But has India fully leveraged its presence at the high table?
Rajiv Gandhi was very popular in his initial years in office. But he could not deliver on his promises.
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In a country in which every political party is Leftist, the lament is puzzling.
There are estimated to be over 1,000 ‘honour killings’ in India every year.
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There is a romantic idea that once all Indians spoke Sanskrit and India was a land of milk and honey.
Delhi’s default impulses remain insular. Fighting this will be Modi’s challenge
A new book maps Karachi from its halcyon days to its current lawlessness.
Adaptation alone will not help in meeting the climate change challenge. We need cost-effective mitigation strategies.
Dressing it up with technology won’t be enough
At Kathmandu, Modi could seize the chance, sketch a new regional imagination.
The question of hereditary imams raises complex legal and religious questions.
Modi-Abbott agreement is a departure from old habits of alliance or non-alignment.
The last time an Indian prime minister traveled to Fiji was in 1981, when Indira Gandhi arrived there.
It must pursue coherent goals and outcomes that may or may not appeal to the public.
Noise of the ashram standoff drowned out other news makers, including the prime minister.
The batsman is a shadow of his former self. At his best, he took you on a joyride, laughing while you held on to your seat.
Many battles remain to be fought to fix the WTO Agreement on Agriculture.
It’s time to act. Deeper economic engagement is the only route to strategic clout.
Why has Nehru fallen on bad times? India needs to debate this with an open mind.
Politicians who claim that reducing emissions comes at a cost to development do not know the evidence.
Or use it in selected areas for restricted periods of time.
Philae’s landing on 67P is a remarkable feat, but its real success will be when it inspires more ambitious missions.
Compulsory voting hasn’t had intended effects in countries that tried it out.