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  • Delhi minor rape: Sonia Gandhi should act and not just talk, says Sushma Swaraj April 21, 2013

    Protests over the rape of a 5yearold minor girl continued for a second day in the national capital. Senior BJP leader and Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj criticized Congress President Sonia Gandhi for her lack of efforts to curb crimes against women. She said, "Sonia Gandhi...
  • Nitish is correct in his criticism of Modi's 'Vibrant Gujarat': Rajiv Shukla April 14, 2013

    Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Shukla responded to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's comments on the possibility of Gujarat Chief Minister's Narendra Modi being nominated as BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate. Taking a dig at Modi, Shukla said that, "Modi is praising himself on development as if no...
  • People know who can run, or break, the nation: Manish Tewari April 6, 2013

    Delhi BJP chief Vijay Goel on Saturday created a flutter with his remark that the next government at the Centre will be formed under LK Advani's leadership. The Congress, which itself has been speaking in different voices on its prime ministerial candidate, has targeted the BJP over the race for...
  • Modi is not the guy on a horse, but the man on a buffalo: Alvi April 5, 2013

    The CongressNarendra Modi war of words is getting worse by the day. In the latest attack on the Gujarat Chief Minister, Congress's senior leader Rashid Alvi on Friday went on to compare him with the god of death in Hindu mythology, Yamraj. At a press conference, the Congress Spokesperson was...
  • The Last Word: Was Rahul Gandhi's CII speech an eyeopener or old cliches? April 4, 2013

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi pitched hard to India Inc at Confederation of Indian Industries in the national capital and unveiled his vision of inclusive development, seeking partnership with the corporate sector but made it abundantly clear that he was not in the race for the Prime Minister's post. ...
  • News 360: Rahul Gandhi's vision for inclusive growth April 4, 2013

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi pitched hard to India Inc at Confederation of Indian Industries in the national capital and unveiled his vision of inclusive development, seeking partnership with the corporate sector but made it abundantly clear that he was not in the race for the Prime Minister's post. ...
  • Reforms will be supported by all parties: Sandeep Dikshit March 29, 2013

    Samajwadi Party Chief Mulayam Singh backed down a day after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's statement and told CNN IBN that he won't withdraw support from the UPA for now. But he added that the Congress betrayed its allies and elections will be held in November this year. Countering Mulayam's statement,...
  • Bengal panchayat polls will be rigged: Cong March 23, 2013

    West Bengal is bracing itself for the twophased panchayat polls on April 26th and 30th. But expressing disappointment at the decision to have two, instead of three phases watched over by central forces, is Bengal Pradesh Congress President Pradip Bhattacharya. He says that the state government's decision is partial and...
  • Talking point: CongNCP squandering people's mandate? November 4, 2009

    Two weeks ago the people of Maharashtra decided that the Cong NCP should rule the state but there is no sign of the two parties coming to a resolution and fulfilling the people's mandate. Is the CongNCP combine squandering away the people's mandate? CNNIBN discusses the issue with Loksatta Editor...