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  • Cong says JD(U) is secular and likeminded party June 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Seeking to fish in troubled waters, Congress on Saturday extended an olive branch to JD(U) describing it as a "secular and likeminded party" on the eve of a possible decision by Nitish Kumar's party to snap ties with the BJPled NDA. At a time when Narendra Modi has...
  • DA case: Court extends Jagan Reddy's judicial remand March 20, 2013

    Hyderabad: A special CBI court on Wednesday extended till April 1 the judicial remand of YSR Congress president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy in the disproportionate assets case. Besides Jagan, the court also extended the remand of former minister Mopidevi Venkata Ramana Rao, industrialist Nimmagadda Prasad and senior bureaucrat KV Brahmananda...
  • Congress celebrates Rahul Gandhi's elevation January 19, 2013

    Jaipur: Celebrations broke out on Saturday night outside the venue of Congress Chintan Shivir in Jaipur after Rahul Gandhi was made the party Vice President with numerous young workers setting off crackers, beating drums and shouting slogans welcoming the decision. As soon as the announcement was made at the venue...
  • MIM's Akbaruddin Owaisi could face arrest: Andhra DGP January 3, 2013

    MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi's brother Akbaruddin Owaisi, who is an MLA in the AP Assembly, is in legal trouble as the police have filed an FIR against him for allegedly making a hate speech. ...
  • AP: FIR lodged, CM assures action against MIM's Owaisi January 3, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi's brother Akbaruddin Owaisi, who is an MLA in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly, is in legal trouble as the police have filed an FIR against him for allegedly making a hate speech. The Nirmal police station in Adilabad district, where Owaisi had...
  • Congress brushes aside allegations made by Subramanian Swamy November 2, 2012

    The Congress brushes aside allegations made by Subramanian Swamy against Rahul and Sonia Gandhi on alleged irregularities in trust related transactions. ...
  • We gave interestfree loans to revive the newspaper: Cong November 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The Congress on Friday broke its silence and rejected the allegations levelled by Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy and said that its support to National Herald newspaper was interestfree loans yielding no commercial profit to the party. After the party spokesman and other top leaders during the day refused...
  • Cong dares Swamy to move court against Sonia, Rahul November 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The Congress and Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy are in a fresh war of words, challenging each other to move the court over the latter's allegations against UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi. While the office of Rahul Gandhi has sent a letter to...
  • Kejriwal takes the battle against Khurshid to his home turf November 1, 2012

    Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday took his battle against Union Minister Salman Khurshid to his home turf in Farrukhabad where he addressed a rally against the Congress leader and asked the people to not vote for him in 2014 General Elections. ...
  • Kejriwal takes on Khurshid, asks Farrukhabad to defeat him November 1, 2012

    Farrukhabad: Anticorruption crusaderturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday took his battle against Union Minister Salman Khurshid to his home turf in Farrukhabad where he addressed a rally against the Congress leader and asked the people to not vote for him in 2014 General Elections. "I want to ask people of Farrukhabad if...
  • Kejriwal rejects questions by 'liar' Digvijaya as Anna plans new team October 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Anticorruption crusaderturnedpolitician Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday continued to face sharp attack from the Congress through party general secretary Digvijaya Singh. And this even as his former mentor and associate in the fight against graft, Anna Hazare, offered a word of advice for the India Against Corruption (IAC) member...
  • Govt aggressive on coal, BJP in no mood to blink August 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The government on Friday put up its strongest defence with regard to the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report on the coal blocks allocation saying there was no question of a loss as the coal was not yet mined and was still inside "Mother Earth", even as the...
  • Lokayukta: Cong asks Modi to quit over HC order January 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday stepped up attack on Narendra Modi asserting that the Gujarat Chief Minister has no moral right to continue in office in the wake of the High Court judgement upholding appointment of the Lokayukta. "Morally, Modi has no right to continue and he should resign," party...