Congress leader Anand Sharma said the filing of nomination on a polling day was “well-planned to influence the voters”.
The large number of candidates is likely to force the Election Commission to use ballot papers instead of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) for voting.
Slamming the UPA, Modi said, “In their 2009 election manifesto, the Congress said that they will give employment to 10 crore youths.
She also talked about the Right to Information Act, Food Security Act and National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme as the initiatives of the Congress and pointed out that the BJP had taken 10 years to appoint the Lokayukta.
My wife Sangeetaji hails from Jammu, but coincidently she was born in Namak Mandi, Amritsar.
In 2009 too she had remained confined to these two constituencies but had made national headlines for over a week targeting the BJP.
Jamaat-E-Islami Hind had issued a list of preferred candidates for Muslim voters in 245 seats across the country where Muslims have a substantial presence.
Most of them head for Florida to attend four-day IIFA ceremony that began on April 23.
The attacks were allegedly masterminded by a faction of the banned Student Islamic Movement of India.
In his own post, Google Inc. CEO Larry Page praised Gundotra for building Google Plus from scratch.
The two marines are awaiting trial over the killing of two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast in February 2012, that sparked diplomatic tensions between India and Italy.
The only evidence is the confessional statements of the alleged accused, but using that before the tribunal is illegal, said Agrwaal.
Both NIA and Delhi Police are separately investigating the “larger conspiracy” and alleged IM links with LeT.
Parasaran says only affected parties, not Centre, can approach court to quash FIR.
Election officers in most booths blamed the voters for not updating records with the Election Commission.
ANF police constable Naveen G Naik, a recipient of the 2012 President’s Gallantry medal for anti-Naxal operations, has been detained at the Sringeri police station.
A bench of Justices R M Lodha and A K Patnaik gave liberty to Rai to seek assistance from officers of his own choice.
Officials said below-normal rainfall does not technically mean drought and usually the distribution of the rainfall is crucial for agriculture.
The remaining 194 constituencies go to polls on April 30, May 7 and May 12.
Accounts belonging to the two were allegedly used for channel money collected from investors.
As chief election commissioner, S Y QURAISHI, took the UPA government head-on on a number of issues.
The case against Kavi is over 10 years old. It names him as an accused in a conspiracy to organise revenge for 2002 communal riots in Gujarat.
This is Badals’ hometown and hence a matter of prestige for the family, say residents of Badal village which also falls in this constituency.
State leaders attribute the projected sweep to a “Modi wave”, a presumption that is significant because of the Adivasis, who make up 26.2 per cent of the population.
Karthik wants to transform it into a huge Hyderabad. His father P Indra Reddy too was a minister, and died in a road accident in 2000.
Last elections, Abdullah had defeated prominent Shia cleric and senior PDP leader Molvi Ifthikar Hussain Ansari with a margin of over 30,000 votes.
Muslims do not indicate any aversion to Rajnath but acknowledge their concern about Narendra Modi.
They feel their vote doesn’t count as BJP tries to consolidate the Hindu vote.
The list also featured a speech by cricketer-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu in Parliament, and Goswami’s interview with RJD chief Lalu Prasad.
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