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  • Communal divide evident as Muzaffarnagar votes for LS polls 10-04-2014 11:32 PM

    Muzaffarnagar: Voting in the riot-battered western Uttar Pradesh took place in the third phase of LS polls on Thursday. The worst hit Muzaffarnagar saw 69 per cent turnout, however, the divide between communities in the region came fore with an increased turnout. The inherent fault lines in Muzaffarnagar lie exposed...
  • LS polls: With around 5 million people voting, Madhya Pradesh records 52.80 percent turnout 10-04-2014 08:11 PM

    Around 5 million people of 9 Lok Sabha constituencies in Madhya Pradesh sealed the fate of 118 candidates under the first phase of polling for Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. The polling which began at a rather slow pace ended in the evening with 52.80 percent voter turnout. Voting took...
  • Yo Yo Honey Singh bags a song with Miss India Koyal Rana 09-04-2014 05:06 PM

    Mumbai: Rapper-composer Yo Yo Honey Singh, who is currently exploring the West for musical opportunities, will be composing and recording a song for Femina Miss India 2014 Koyal Rana. The "Blue Eyes" hitmaker has been roped in to shoot a music video with Koyal. "That is a commitment I made...
  • No fresh petition filed for bail cancellation of Muzaffarnagar riot accused 09-04-2014 03:30 PM

    No fresh application was moved by the UP government to High Court or lower court in connection with cancellation of bail of the 50 politicians accused in the Muzaffarnagar riots. District government counsel Dushyant Tyagi said no fresh application of cancellation of bail was moved in the High Court or...
  • UP seeks cancellation of 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused's bail 08-04-2014 02:33 PM

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has moved court seeking cancellation of bail of 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused. The Uttar Pradesh government has moved court seeking cancellation of bail to 50 Muzaffarnagar riot accused. The accused include BJP MLAs Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana and BSP MLA Kadir Rana. For Sangeet...
  • Jaipur girl Koyal Rana wins Miss India 2014 title 06-04-2014 10:24 AM

    Mumbai: Jaipur girl Koyal Rana was crowned the new Femina Miss India 2014 in a star studded event at the Yash Raj Studio in Mumbai on Saturday night. She was crowned with the Miss India World title and was selected amongst 24 other gorgeous finalist. The runners up were Jhataleka...
  • MPs Rating: BSP MP Qadir Rana scores 5.2 on a scale of 10 04-04-2014 09:36 AM

    New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party MP Qadir Rana is the sitting MP from Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh. An accused in the Muzaffarnagar communal riots, Rana has scored 5.2 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. He has scored...
  • Mayawati to campaign for riot-accused Qadir Rana in Muzaffarnagar 03-04-2014 08:00 AM

    Muzaffarnagar: Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati will be campaigning for Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarnagar on Thursday. The party has fielded Qadir Rana in the constituency which is recovering its wounds of communal violence. Rana, was accused of making hate speeches during the Muzaffarnagar riots. The party supremo received flak...
  • Mayawati to address election rally in Amravati tomorrow 26-03-2014 07:53 PM

    Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati will address a public rally in Amravati on Thursday morning, which would be her only one in the Vidarbha region, before flying to Nashik for another rally there, party sources said in Nagpur on Wednesday. She would also launch the BSP's campaign from Amravati...
  • BSP MP Kadir Rana's car attacked in Muzaffarnagar, escapes unhurt 26-03-2014 02:57 PM

    BSP candidate Kadir Rana's car was on Wednesday attacked by some stone pelting protesters while the leader was canvassing for the Lok Sabha polls in Muzaffarnagar district. Police said some people attacked the BSP leader's car while he was electioneering for the ensuing polls at Nirmana village in the district....
  • Kaphal review: Funny, moving and sensitive, the film is never overtly sentimental 22-03-2014 02:36 PM

    "We don't know if we are coming or going", this is what Kailash, the father in Batul Mukhtiar's Kaphal, says at a crucial point in the film. He will now think about what he will do in the future, he says later. Kailash (Subrat Dutta) is not just talking about...
  • Muttemwar, Wasnik, Navneet among 77 who file nominations 22-03-2014 12:23 AM

    Former Minister of State and seven-term MP Vilas Muttemwar, former minister Mukul Wasnik, Maharashtra Minister Sanjay Deotale, actor-turned-politician Navneet Rana were among the 77 candidates who filed their nominations for the April 10 Lok Sabha polls in Vidarbha region on the penultimate day. Veteran pro-Vidarbha leader Jambuwantrao Dhote also filed...
  • LS polls: BSP MP Kadir Rana files nomination from Muzaffarnagar 20-03-2014 08:51 PM

    Incumbent BSP MP from Muzaffarnagar Kadir Rana has filed his nomination for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarnagar. Rana, who filed his nominations on Wednesday, held the BJP and Samajwadi Party responsible for Muzaffarnagar riots to polarise voters ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Talking to media, after filing...
  • Shameful that Muzaffarnagar riots accused given LS tickets, says ex-Justice Rajinder Sachar 20-03-2014 08:19 AM

    Former Chief Justice Rajinder Sachar on Wednesday termed as "shameful" the act of political parties giving Lok Sabha tickets to Muzaffarnagar riots accused. "This is shameful and unfortunate. People who have been prosecuted have been put up to fight Lok Sabha elections. This shows the psychology (of the parties)," Sachar...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-03-2014 10:09 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Congress likely to field Digvijaya Singh against Modi from Varanasi 19-03-2014 08:35 PM

    Congress is likely to field party General Secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Dijvijaya Singh against Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from Varanasi in the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is BJP divided over LK Advani seat? 19-03-2014 07:41 PM

    After finalising its PM candidate Narendra Modi's Varanasi seat, the Bharatiya Janata Party is now brainstorming over senior leader LK Advani's seat. As the BJP meets on Wednesday to decide on more seats, the Madhya Pradesh unit of the party is backing senior leader LK Advani's candidature from Bhopal. ...
  • BSP MP Kadir Rana, wife to contest against each other from Muzaffarnagar 19-03-2014 02:17 PM

    In an interesting contest, a couple will be pitted against each other inMuzaffarnagar in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Shahida Begum, wife of Kadir Rana, MP from Bahujan Samaj Party, filed her nomination on Tuesday from this constituency, as an independent candidate, officials said. Interestingly, Rana is a sitting MP...
  • BSP MP, wife to contest against each other from Muzaffarnagar 19-03-2014 02:11 PM

    Muzaffarnagar: In an interesting contest, a couple will be pitted against each other in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Shahida Begum, wife of Kadir Rana, MP from Bahujan Samaj Party, filed her nomination on Tuesday from this constituency, as an independent candidate, officials said. Interestingly, Rana is a sitting MP...
  • UP BJP recommends names of four Muzaffarnagar riots accused for LS polls 10-03-2014 11:46 AM

    The Uttar Pradesh BJP Unit on Monday named four accused in Muzaffarnagar riots for the upcoming 2014 Lok Sabha elections. The state unit has send 200 names for 80 seats and the names of these four featured in the list. According to the sources, the names are Suresh Rana, Hukum...
  • UP BJP recommends names of four riots accused for LS poll tickets 10-03-2014 11:39 AM

    New Delhi: After infighting in the BJP over the seats for the coming Lok Sabha elections, the Uttar Pradesh party's President has confirmed that the state unit has recommended the names of four accused in Muzaffarnagar riots for the polls. The four accused recommended for tickets in Uttar Pradesh were...
  • Rana Dasgupta's 'Capital' a brilliant take on 21st Century Delhi 07-03-2014 12:20 PM

    Rana Dasgupta's Capital was making waves at the Jaipur Literary Festival this year. I couldn't attend any of his sessions there but the book caught my fantasy. It looked beautiful in a black & golden jacket, shining all the way. Then it was at a famous bookstore in Delhi, where...
  • Sessions court moved for cancellation of BSP MP Kadir Rana's bail 07-02-2014 06:01 PM

    District authorities on Friday moved the Sessions court in Muzaffarnagarfor cancellation of bail of a BSP MP in connection with a case of inciting communal tension during last years riots in Muzaffarnagar. According to district government counsel Dushyant Tyagi, a petition was filed for cancelling BSP MP Kadir Rana's bail...
  • BJP suspends two MLAs for praising Nitish Kumar 06-02-2014 04:55 PM

    The BJP suspended two of its legislators in Bihar for choosing to back Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday, and not the party's prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi, as the next prime minister. Bharatiya Janata Party's state president Mangal Pandey said the party has suspended two legislators - Rana Gangeshwar...
  • No hasty decision in health reforms: Delhi minister 19-01-2014 06:40 PM

    The Delhi government will not take any hasty decision in health reforms in the city and will study all subsidy models for implementation to make treatment affordable for the poor, Health Minister Satyendra Jain said on Sunday. Cost of medical treatment today has increased so much that poor people are...
  • Only info sought on cases against Muslim leaders in Muzaffarnagar riots: Akhilesh Yadav 06-01-2014 09:03 PM

    A controversy erupted today over reported moves by the UP government to withdraw cases against Muslim leaders in connection with Muzaffarnagar riots even as Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said only some information has been sought and this did not mean cases were being dropped. "This is neither the decision of...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Govt mulling to withdraw case against muslim leaders 02-01-2014 01:37 PM

    The Uttar Pradesh Government is considering to withdraw a case of inciting violence through inflammatory speeches filed against Muslim leaders, including BSP MP Kadir Rana during Muzaffarnagar riots. According to official sources, the Law department of the government has asked the district authorities to send a report on withdrawal of...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: BSP MP Kadir Rana faints in jail, hospitalised 18-12-2013 03:47 PM

    BSP MP Kadir Rana, arrested for his alleged role in Muzaffarnagar communal riots, was hospitalised after he fainted in a jail, authorities said on Wednesday. Rana fell unconscious on Tuesday night due to high blood pressure, following which he was admitted to the government hospital in the city, Jailor of...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: BSP MP surrenders, sent to 14-day judicial custody 17-12-2013 07:06 PM

    After evading arrest for morethan three months, BSP MP Kadir Rana, wanted for his role inMuzaffarnagar communal riots, surrendered before a local court in Muzaffarnagar on Tuesday.Chief Judicial Magistrate K P Singh sent Rana to 14-dayjudicial custody. His bail application would be heard on Wednesday. Earlier, the court had issued...