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Congress-UDP tie-up likely in Meghalaya

April 21, 2009 1:36:16 pm

Former Congressman,J D Rymbai,has been elected as the leader of United Democratic Party (UDP) increasing chances of a tie-up with Congress

‘Sonia is a couple of thousand feet taller than Advani’

April 21, 2009 1:35:40 pm

Congress nominee and TV star Sekhar Suman,contesting from Patna Sahib Lok Sabha seat,has said that RJD chief Lalu Prasad is "non-secular".

Chawla takes over as CEC,brushes aside Maya’s criticism

April 21, 2009 1:35:05 pm

CEC Navin Chawla brushed aside the criticism of the EC by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati and reminded her that she had herself appreciated the conduct of the 2007 Assembly polls.

Narendra Modi apologises to voters,supporters

April 21, 2009 1:34:23 pm

Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's star campaigner for the general elections,Narendra Modi has apologised on his blog for his inability to address rallies in Maharashtra and Goa.

Minorities have no problem with me: Kalyan

April 21, 2009 1:33:50 pm

Under attack from SP lrader Azam Khan,Kalyan Singh claims the minorities had no problem him.

MCD yet to conclude probe into schoolgirl’s death

April 21, 2009 12:51:25 pm

The MCD on Tuesday said it is yet to reach a conclusion in its probe into the death of a girl allegedly due to corporal punishment.

EC officials acting on Congress directives,alleges Mayawati

April 21, 2009 12:26:23 pm

BSP supremo Mayawati has alleged that new CEC Navin Chawla and EC S Y Quraishi are active members of the Congress coterie.

Court acquits accused in Dr Mushir-ul-Haq murder

April 21, 2009 11:51:27 am

After 19 years,the Special Court under TADA acquitted all the accused in the abduction and killing of Dr Musir-ul-Haq and killing of HL Khera,in the valley.

Cross LoC trade picking up in Jammu

April 21, 2009 11:48:41 am

Cross LoC trade is picking up in Jammu with authorities asking traders to submit a formal written intimation about their consignments at least 3-4 days in advance to the days fixed for trading through Chakkan Da Bagh.

BSF raises infiltration issue with Pak Rangers

April 21, 2009 11:30:09 am

Apprehending militant inflitration,BSF has asked its counterpart in Pakistan to undertake counter measures and upgrade its security set up.

Manmohan as PM cannot be taken for granted: Lalu

April 21, 2009 11:09:59 am

Giving a new twist to the prime ministerial race,RJD chief Lalu Prasad said that UPA constituents will sit together after the elections to choose their nominee for the top post.

Assam woman Cong candidate richer than BJP counterpart

April 21, 2009 9:18:38 am

Ranee Narah of the Congress and Bijoya Chakraborty of the BJP share the distinction of being the sole women candidates of their respective parties in Assam,but that is about all they have in common.

Telgi convicted in fake stamp paper scam

April 20, 2009 8:20:23 pm

A Delhi court convicted the kingpin of multi-crore fake stamp paper scam Abdul Karim Telgi and six others.

Navin Chawla takes over as CEC on Tue

April 20, 2009 7:43:20 pm

Navin Chawla will take over as the Chief Election Commissioner on Tuesday succeeding N Gopalaswami who not long ago had recommended his removal from Nirvachan Sadan sparking a huge political controversy.

TV channel gets e-mail threatening blasts during LS polls

April 20, 2009 6:56:57 pm

A TV channel in Mumbai has received an e-mail threatening to carry out blasts during the LS election.

Farzi Gandhigiri may get crowds but not votes: Maya

April 20, 2009 6:54:01 pm

UP Chief Minister Mayawati reacted strongly to "jaadu ki jhappi" remarks made by Sanjay Dutt.

Somnath has exposed ‘his moral high ground’: CPM

April 20, 2009 6:50:30 pm

Left reacted sharply to Somnath's dubbing their withdrawal of support to the Govt as a ‘mistake’.

Karuna soft-pedals remarks on Prabhakaran

April 20, 2009 6:06:52 pm

DMK chief M Karunanidhi,whose remarks that he did not see LTTE leader V Prabhakaran as a terrorist created a flutter.

Kasab does a u-turn,now says can’t follow English

April 20, 2009 6:00:25 pm

Prime accused and lone surviving terrorist of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks,Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab,departed from his earlier stand,saying he could not understand the proceedings of the court conducted in English.

I’m shocked by what is in store for loyalty,says Arjun

April 20, 2009 5:21:53 pm

Upset over denial of tickets to his children,Congress veteran Arjun Singh hit out at his party.

Dynastic politics is not good but a reality: Ajit Singh

April 20, 2009 2:10:32 pm

Dynastic politics is not good for the country but it is going to stay in India,says Ajit Singh,whose son has jumped into his maiden poll battle to carry forward family legacy.

Australian tourist found dead in Delhi hotel

April 20, 2009 1:49:35 pm

A 33-year-old Australian tourist was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a hotel in Central Delhi.

PDP to field candidate from Ladakh

April 20, 2009 1:03:15 pm

IN A decision likely to go in favour of the ruling Congress-NC coalition,the PDP People's Democratic Party has ruled out an alliance with the Ladakh Union Territory Front and decided to field its own candidate for Ladakh parliamentary seat.

I’m a minister because of people,not at Cong’s favour: Lalu

April 20, 2009 12:48:54 pm

Reacting sharply to Bihar Cong President's demand for his removal from the Cabinet,Rly Minister Lalu Prasad said it was because of people's mandate that he was in the govt.

Banarasi Saree set to be intellectual property

April 20, 2009 11:59:41 am

The Banarasi saree,famous worldwide for its intricate work and design,is waiting to get the intellectual property right.