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  • US court summons Narendra Modi over 2002 Gujarat riots 4 days ago

    Washington: A day before Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's landmark visit to the US, a human rights group has obtained summons against him for his alleged role in the 2002 Gujarat riots as state chief minister. New York based American Justice Centre (AJC) obtained the summons from the US Federal Court...
  • Nagpur: Congress workers wave black flags at PM, detained August 21, 2014

    Nagpur: The Nagpur Police on Thursday detained some Congress workers after they waved black flags at the Prime Minister's convoy. PM Narendra Modi was in Nagpur to lay the foundation stone for a Metro station when the incident happened. The protest by Congress workers stems from recent incidents whereby supporters of...
  • Rahul Gandhi shown black flags in Mangalore April 4, 2014

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi was shown black flags on Friday while he was campaigning in Mangalore in Karnataka. In Mangalore, Rahul hit out BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for his remarks that public should make him their 'chowkidaar' (guard). He also said that the BJP is dividing the country....
  • Kejriwal shown black flags at rally in east Delhi's Gandhi Nagar April 2, 2014

    New Delhi: AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal was shown black flags while he was in East Delhi's Gandhi Nagar area. Kejriwal was holding a road show for the party's East Delhi Lok Sabha candidate, Rajmohan Gandhi. At the rally, Kejriwal denied reports that he was set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party. "The...
  • Kejriwal shown black flags during roadshow in Faridabad March 22, 2014

    Faridabad: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal was shown black flags by some local residents in Faridabad as he kicked off his two-day Haryana roadshow from the city this morning. Kejriwal along with AAP candidate Purushotam Dagar of Faridabad Lok Sabha seat began his roadshow from Sector 37 market. When Kejriwal along with...
  • Youths show black flags to Shatrughan Sinha, beaten up March 21, 2014

    Black flags were shown at BJP candidate from the Patna Saheb, Shatrughan Sinha on Friday by a group of youths who were beaten up by the actor-politician's supporters. A few youths claiming themselves to members of NGO "Lokhit Vikas Manch" waved black flags at Sinha at Kargil Chowk as he was...
  • Arvind Kejriwal's convoy shown black flags in Agra March 3, 2014

    Agra: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who is on a three-day roadshow in Uttar Pradesh, was on Monday shown black flags in Agra. On Sunday, Kejriwal addressed a rally in Kanpur and lashed out at BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi saying there was no Modi wave in the...
  • AJSU workers detained for attempting to show black flag to CM February 4, 2014

    Nine AJSU party activists were on Monday rounded up at Sonari area in Jamshedpur while attempting to show black flags to Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren. The Chief Minister, who along with his father JMM supremo Sibu Soren, was in the city to take part in rituals after the death of...
  • Rahul Gandhi shown black flags in his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi January 22, 2014

    Amethi: In a huge embarrassment for Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, the members of Bhartiya Kisan Union showed him black flags during his visit to Amethi on Wednesday. It is Rahul's first visit to his Lok Sabha constituency after being promoted as the party's election campaign chief. Rahul Gandhi is on...
  • BJP Yuva Morcha activists greet PM with black flags January 4, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: The BJP Yuva Morcha activists tried to wave black flag at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at Chackai in Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday. The PM was on his way from Technopark in the capital city to Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, when the workers tried to move towards the PM's vehicle raising...
  • Bhiwandi: Protestors greet Sharad Pawar with black flags May 19, 2013

    Thane: Union Agriculture Minister and NCP Chief Sharad Pawar was greeted with black flags by the Congress, the Shiv Sena, the SP and the BSP workers to protest wastage of water by the civic corporation in Thane on Sunday in Bhiwandi. Pawar inaugurated the BhiwandiNizampur City Municipal Corporation's new administrative building,...
  • Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit faces protest over water scarcity April 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Friday faced angry protesters who showed black flags to her over scarcity of water in Kapashera area in South West Delhi. The protesters were supported by BJP MLA from Palam Dharam Deo Solanki who accused Dikshit of not providing water to the people...
  • BJP calls for a boycott of Sushil Kumar Shinde February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has promised to boycott all public meetings called by Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. The party also plans to show black flags to Shinde following his comments on saffron terror. The BJP slammed Shinde saying his statement on terror reflects an antiHindu mindset. Shinde...
  • MP: SL President to launch Buddhist university September 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh has tightened security across the state ahead of the visit by Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa who will be inaugurating a Buddist University in Sanchi. The MDMK of Tamil Nadu had announced a protest in the state against his visit. MDMK General Secretary Vaiko had called...
  • K'taka bypolls: Sonia shown black flags in Tumkur April 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi visited the Tumkur region in Karnataka on Saturday apparently in a bid to woo the Lingayat community ahead of the 2013 bypolls in the state. Sonia attended the birthday celebrations of the highly respected Lingayat seer Shivakumara Swami at 'Siddaganga math', which is reportedly...
  • Kanpur: Rahul shown black flags during road show February 20, 2012

    Kanpur: Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Monday invited the Election Commission's wrath by not taking up the route it had prescribed to the leader for his road campaign in Kanpur. Kanpur District Magistrate Hari Om said that Rahul stuck to his route, despite having been assigned an alternative route...
  • Youths wave black flags at Rahul Gandhi's rally January 21, 2012

    Sonbhadra: Two youths on Saturday raised black flags and shouted slogans against corruption when Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi was addressing a poll rally at tribaldominated Duddhi in Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh. Soon after their act, they were beaten up by some people attending the Adivasi Sashaktikaran Dhanyawad rally. Police detained...
  • Punjab Cong blames Akalis for black flags to PM January 1, 2012

    Chandigarh: The Punjab Congress on Sunday blamed the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal for some people showing black flags to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in the name of Anna Hazare's Jan Lokpal bill crusade, as he came out of the holiest of Sikh shrines, Harmandar Sahib, popularly known as Golden Temple,...
  • Black flags should be shown to BJP: Congress January 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The prime minister being shown black flags by Anna Hazare's supporters in Amritsar was an "unfortunate incident", the Congress said on Sunday, adding that people should protest against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for stalling the Lokpal Bill in the Rajya Sabha. "It is an unfortunate incident. People should...
  • Anna pays tribute to Gandhi at Juhu, heads to MMRDA December 27, 2011

    Mumbai: Anticorruption Anna Hazare headed for the MMRDA grounds in Mumbai in an open truck, accompanied by his team members, to begin his threeday fast after paying tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on Tuesday. He was shown black flags by protestors while he was on his way to Juhu on Tuesday...
  • SP expels leader who showed black flag to Rahul December 14, 2011

    Lucknow: In a surprising move that is seen as the first signs of bonhomie between the Congress and the Samajwadi Party before the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, the latter has sacked a party worker who showed black flags to Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday in Aligarh. The Samajwadi Party suspended its Aligarh...