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  • Geelani should name Modi's emissaries who approached him: Omar 20-04-2014 11:25 PM

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and NC leader Omar Abdullah said that hardline Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani should name the Kashmiri Pandits who he says approached him on behalf of Narendra Modi seeking help to work out a solution to the Kashmir issue. "Either Geelani or Modi is...
  • Ajit Singh calls Modi a goat, says he talks only about himself 20-04-2014 11:20 PM

    Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh attacked Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi by calling him a goat. While addressing a rally on Sunday in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, Singh said, "Modi does not talk about forming a BJP government, but talks only about forming his government. He only...
  • Ajit Singh calls Modi a goat, says he talks only about himself 20-04-2014 10:43 PM

    New Delhi: Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh attacked Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi by calling him a goat. While addressing a rally on Sunday in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, Singh said, "Modi does not talk about forming a BJP government, but talks only about forming his government....
  • Gujaratis toiled hard, but Modi hogging credit, says Rahul 20-04-2014 10:05 PM

    Mumbai: In a blistering attack on Narendra Modi, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said that though Gujarat model was created by the people of the state, BJP's prime ministerial nominee Modi is hogging credit for it. "Gujarat model of development was created by the people of the state. Is...
  • FIR filed against Giriraj Singh, Gadkari, other BJP leaders 20-04-2014 09:47 PM

    Ranchi: An FIR was on Sunday filed against Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh, former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari and some other party leaders following a controversial remark by Singh that the Centre gave subsidy to those who exported beef and taxed those who reared cows. The FIR was lodged under...
  • Election Mania: What's at stake?

    Borgub's Lair |  Amrita Tripathi
    If you're sitting here in India, you can't be oblivious to the election mania. We are in the middle of the 9 phases, and it's...

  • Have you bought a ticket to Pakistan?

    Not Worth Another Word |  Sreedhar Pillai
    It looks like millions of Indians living abroad will have to buy a ticket to Islamabad if they want to visit their friends and relatives....

  • Pawar clever as he is not contesting a poll he is going to lose: Modi 20-04-2014 08:55 PM

    Jalgaon/Nashik: Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday described NCP chief Sharad Pawar as a "clever" politician and said the Union Minister decided not to contest the Lok Sabha polls this time as he could sense that he would lose the election. "Whenever people speak about Sharad...
  • FIR against Giriraj for his 'those against Modi will have to go to Pakistan' remark 20-04-2014 07:17 PM

    New Delhi: An FIR was filed against BJP leader Giriraj Singh in Deoghar, Jharkhand on Sunday for his controversial remarks that those opposing Narendra Modi had no place in India and should go to Pakistan. A complaint was also registered against former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari and other party leaders...
  • Amarinder questions Jaitley over Bhopal gas tragedy case 20-04-2014 07:16 PM

    Amritsar: Congress leader and Amritsar candidate Amarinder Singh asked his BJP rival Arun Jaitley to come clean on his alleged defence to Dow Jones against Bhopal gas tragedy victims over denial of compensation. Amarinder, in a statement, asked Jaitley whether it was not a fact that the latter gave legal...
  • Mulayam Singh bats for Muslim reservation 20-04-2014 06:58 PM

    In a bid to woo Muslims, Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday said if voted to power, his party would ensure amendments are made in the constitution for their reservation and said only SP could prevent BJP leader Narendra Modi from becoming the Prime Minister. Muslamano ne desk ko banaya hai...
  • TDP-BJP alliance would be a success in Telangana: Kishan Reddy 20-04-2014 06:38 PM

    Hyderabad: Despite the heavy presence of Congress and TRS in the electoral fray in Telangana, the TDP-BJP alliance would still be successful in the region, Telangana BJP Chief G Kishan Reddy has said. "The election atmosphere is definitely in favour of BJP in Telangana. The number of our MLA and...
  • Modi means 'Man Of Damage to India': Abhishek Manu Singhvi 20-04-2014 05:51 PM

    Ahmedabad: Giving all credit to Gujarati people for the state's development, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Sunday criticised the BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for taking all the credit and hiding crucial information from the people. During his visit here, Singhvi labelled Modi as a 'Man...
  • We are fortunate enough to have a leader like Modi, says Raje in Sikandra rally 20-04-2014 05:51 PM

    Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Rajasthan Chief Minister and BJP leader Vasundhara Raje addressed an election rally in Sikandra on Sunday. Talking to people, Vasundhara slammed Congress government on pension plans. MNREGA is a total failure by the Congress party, said Vasundhara. Vasundhara promised to ensure jobs to every unemployed...
  • BJP demands cancellation of Beni's nomination 20-04-2014 05:34 PM

    New Delhi: BJP on Sunday sought cancellation of Union Minister Beni Prasad Verma's nomination over his allegations against Narendra Modi and said his remarks were in line with the Congress' "desperate" strategy of unleashing personal attacks. Terming Verma's utterances "despicable" and "absolute bottom", party spokesperson Nirmala Sitharaman said Congress must...
  • Giriraj's remarks reveal the hidden agenda of BJP: Congress 20-04-2014 05:15 PM

    Taking a jibe at BJP leader Giriraj Singh's remarks that those opposing Narendra Modi will be sent to Pakistan, Congress leader Ahmed Patel said that such statements revealed the hidden agenda of the saffron party. "Giriraj's comments are not in favour of the nation," Patel added. ...
  • JD-U suspends three women legislators for anti-party acts 20-04-2014 05:11 PM

    Bihar's ruling JD-U Saturday night suspended its three women legislators, including a former minister, for campaigning and seeking votes for the BJP and RJD candidates against official party candidates. Janata Dal-United general secretary KC Tyagi said that party has suspended the three legislators - Renu Kumari Kushwaha, Poonam Yadav and...
  • Surge in BJP and Modi wave marks end of Congress era: Venkaiah 20-04-2014 04:53 PM

    Hyderabad: Claiming that the "wave" in favour of BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is getting stronger, senior party leader M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said the "Congress era" is coming to an end. "The only way for better future of the country is the BJP coming back...
  • BJP leader Giriraj Singh's remarks anti-constitutional: NCP 20-04-2014 04:51 PM

    Mumbai: The NCP on Sunday condemned as "anti-constitutional" Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh's 'back Narendra Modi or go to Pakistan' remark. "This statement violates the poll code, Indian Penal Code and Constitution," Majeed Memon, Rajya Sabha member and NCP Secretary, said. "It is not only mischievous, notorious but tends to...
  • Only industrialists will benefit from BJP government: Rahul Gandhi 20-04-2014 04:26 PM

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday came down heavily on the Gujarat model of development touted by the BJP and its prime ministerial aspirant Narendra Modi. Gandhi said it is more of a "toffee model" that has benefitted only some industrialists in the western state while ignoring the interests...
  • Jaitley demands immediate stop to attempts to appoint Lokpal 20-04-2014 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: Demanding an immediate stop to attempts to appoint a Lokpal, BJP on Sunday said it would be a "gross political impropriety" and "violation" of the model code if the UPA government rushes through the appointment of the anti-corruption watchdog. BJP leader Arun Jaitley said the procedure is legally...
  • Vasundhara Raje addresses election rally in Sikandra 20-04-2014 04:16 PM

    Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Rajasthan Chief Minister and BJP leader Vasundhara Raje will address an election rally in Sikandraon Sunday. Raje will address a public gathering and party people to garner support for 2014 LS polls. ...
  • How will Rahul work for India when he couldn't develop Amethi: Modi 20-04-2014 03:50 PM

    Bishrampur: After Congress President Sonia Gandhi said that she was giving her son to the people of Amethi and wanted them to take care of him, BJP leader Narendra Modi said that how can Rahul Gandhi be expected to take care of the country if he cannot even manage manage...
  • Modi takes a jibe at Gandhi family, says India has a 'RSVP' model 20-04-2014 03:43 PM

    BJPs prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday fired fresh salvos at the Congress, terming the UPA a 'mother-son' government and raking up the alleged land deals of Robert Vadra by saying that the country wants to know about the RSVP (Rahul, Sonia, Vadra, Priyanka) model. Hinting at the allegations...
  • Nehru one of the architects of Indian democracy: LK Advani 20-04-2014 03:27 PM

    Senior BJP leader LK Advani has praised former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru in an election speech in Madhya Pradesh. He called Nehru one of the architects of Indian democracy. "Democracy has increasingly become strong and more efforts are being made towards the poor and the underprivileged people. Those who are...
  • Third Front will form next govt, says Prakash Karat 20-04-2014 02:54 PM

    CPM General Secretary PrakashKarat on Sunday claimed there is a strong "anti-Congress wave" inthe country which would benefit the Third Front and not theBJP. "Forget that the country will have a Congress governmentthis time," he told reporters here.When asked if they would seek the support of the Congressin forming the...
  • Lok Sabha poll: BJP banks on Modi wave in Gujarat to tame Congress 20-04-2014 02:41 PM

    It is likely to be a battle ofprestige as well as nerves in Mehsana Lok Sabha constituencyin Gujarat where the BJP is appealing to voters to elect the local nominee to make the son-of-soil Narendra Modi the primeminister as it faces a strong Congress candidate. With Modi's hometown Vadnagar in...
  • Only Narendra Modi will be the PM of NDA government: Rajnath Singh 20-04-2014 12:23 PM

    New Delhi: Only Narendra Modi will be the Prime Minister of an NDA government irrespective of its tally in the new Lok Sabha, BJP President Rajnath Singh made it clear on Sunday. "Modi will be the Prime Minister of NDA government under any circumstances," he said in an interview to...
  • BJP faces the heat as leaders make controversial remarks 20-04-2014 11:12 AM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party is in the dock over several controversial remarks by its leaders. While Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh said that all those who oppose the party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will have to go to Pakistan after the Lok Sabha elections, former party president Nitin Gadkari...