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SP-RJD-LJP to formally announce pre-poll tie-up on Apr 3

March 29, 2009 4:45:12 pm

The SP,RJD and LJP leaders will formally announce their pre-poll ‘secular alliance’ on April 3 in Lucknow,Amar Singh said.

Over 400 Indian fishermen in Pak jails

March 29, 2009 4:04:42 pm

There are about 420 Indian fishermen,including eight children,lodged in the prisons of Karachi,a Pakistani media report said.

For love,woman wants to change her testimony in court

March 29, 2009 3:32:59 pm

Anita wanted to change her earlier statement and moved the court,but it has disallowed her plea.

Parties have no prob with PM’s decision not to contest polls

March 29, 2009 3:27:51 pm

PM Manmohan Singh has decided not to contest Lok Sabha elections and other parties do not see any wrong in it.

Lakshmi replaces Ramadoss as the new Health Minister

March 29, 2009 3:10:30 pm

President Pratibha Patil on Sunday accepted the resignation of Union Ministers Anbumani Ramadoss and R Velu.

BrahMos successfully tested in Pokhran

March 29, 2009 2:49:21 pm

For the second time in a month,the Block II version of BrahMos cruise missile successfully hit its target.

Cast votes to those who protect minority rights: Church

March 29, 2009 2:31:27 pm

The Catholic church in Kerala has asked the people to support parties committed to protect 'secularism and minority rights'.

Rabri and kids richer than Lalu

March 29, 2009 2:11:03 pm

Lalu has no immovable assets but his wife Rabri Devi and their nine children are worth over Rs 1.2 crore.

Muslim cop behind Pilibhit violence: Maneka

March 28, 2009 8:52:55 pm

Police fought pitched battles with BJP workers and saffron activists backing Varun Gandhi and resorted to firing and lathi charge on stone-pelting protesters in all of which more than 20 persons,including five policemen, were injured.

Ramadoss and Velu resign from UPA Govt

March 28, 2009 7:19:15 pm

Union Ministers Anbumani Ramadoss and R Velu,whose party PMK has aligned with Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK to contest the Lok Sabha polls,resigned from the Manmohan Singh government. Both of them met the Prime Minister and put in their papers.

1984 riots: CBI files final report in Tytler case

March 28, 2009 5:38:14 pm

The CBI filed its final investigation report before a Delhi Court into a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case allegedly involving ex-Union Minister Jagdish Tytler.

BJP launches ‘Bhay Ho’ to counter Cong ‘Jai Ho’

March 28, 2009 5:28:45 pm

Seeking to counter the 'Jai Ho' ad campaign of the Congress,BJP unveiled a parody of the famous Slumdog Millionaire song saying 'Bhay Ho'.

EC targets Dhoni to motivate young voters

March 28, 2009 5:20:19 pm

EC is keen to rope popular figures like MS Dhoni with 'non-political background' as Poll Ambassadors to motivate young voters to vote.

Kodnani,Patel sent to police custody till April 1

March 28, 2009 5:05:54 pm

Supporters of Kodnani and Patel thronged the court premises in large numbers and shouted slogans when the duo were brought to the court.

EC cautions against personal attacks during campaign

March 28, 2009 4:33:43 pm

The Election Commission issued a stern warning to political leaders against personal attacks during election campaigns.

Varun courting arrest an act as per the law: BJP

March 28, 2009 3:46:37 pm

BJP termed Varun Gandhi's courting arrest act as an 'act as per the law' following Cong's allegation that it was a pre-planned drama.

Judge me by my work,Pranab asks voters

March 28, 2009 3:42:42 pm

External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee said that he does not believe in making tall promises but in result based performance.

Soumya murder case: Court allows cops to arrest three

March 28, 2009 3:05:42 pm

A court allowed Delhi Police to arrest three accused in connection with the murder of TV Journalist Soumya Viswanathan.

BJP downplays Varun’s arrest; Cong calls it ‘tamasha’

March 28, 2009 2:48:10 pm

Congress criticised L K Advani for being 'silent' on the party's candidate from Pilibhit,Varun Gandhi's,hate speeches.

I have not received any notice from EC: Gogoi

March 28, 2009 1:34:09 pm

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi said that he had not received any Notice or letter from the EC about a case of violation of code of conduct.

Notification issued for second phase of LS polls

March 28, 2009 1:09:00 pm

The second phase of polling on April 23 would include 25 seats in Maharashtra,20 in Andhra Pradesh,17 each in Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka,13 each in Bihar and Madhya Pradesh and 11 each in Assam and Orissa.

Similar GPS used in Kupwara and 26/11?

March 28, 2009 1:04:52 pm

The intelligence agencies of Army and Police are seriously examining the maps and communication equipment recovered from the slain militants.

AIADMK forges ‘unbeatable’ alliance with PMK

March 28, 2009 11:50:34 am

AIADMK formalised its alliance with the PMK allotting seven seats for its ‘junior partner’ for the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Modi is a self-created leader,BJP needs him: Thackeray

March 28, 2009 10:59:55 am

Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray has come out in strong support of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for his leadership qualities.

PMK keeps its door open for all ‘secular’ options

March 28, 2009 10:20:19 am

PMK appeared to keep its option open saying it would decide on support to a prime ministerial candidate only after the Lok Sabha polls.