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  • Akhilesh Yadav slams Gujarat model, says SP has launched more welfare programmes 18-04-2014 11:58 PM

    Criticising the much-touted Gujarat model of development, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said the SP government has launched more welfare programmes in the state than Narendra Modi's government. Addressing a gathering in favour of SP candidate Lal Singh Tomar, Yadav said, "SP government in Uttar Pradesh distributed...
  • Congress has strayed from Lal Bahadur Shastri's path of probity, says grandson 14-04-2014 06:51 PM

    IT professional-turned-AAP leader Adarsh Shastri on Monday lamented that Congress has "strayed" from the path of simplicity and probity as exemplified by his grandfather and former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri. "I joined AAP, giving up a lucrative career in an MNC, as I came across it as the only...
  • Driver killed, 2 policemen injured after their jeep rams into a truck 10-04-2014 01:57 PM

    The driver of a mobile police jeep was killed and two policemen were seriously injured in a mishap near Makanpur chowk in Bihar's Navgachhia district, a police officer said. Superintendent of Police (SP) Shekhar Kumar said that a mobile police jeep with three cops rammed into a stationary tractor after...
  • Javed Jaaferi not a voter, nomination likely to be cancelled 09-04-2014 06:15 PM

    AAP leader Adarsh Shastri, grandson of late prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on Wednesday filed his nomination papers for the Lucknow Lok Sabha seat as a cover candidate for Bollywood actor Jaaved Jaaferi. Shastri is the party's official candidate from Allahabad. The move was part of a "well thought out...
  • Lucknow: Adarsh Shastri, Jaaferi file nomination as AAP candidates 09-04-2014 05:20 PM

    Lucknow: AAP leader Adarsh Shastri, grandson of late prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri, Wednesday filed his nomination papers for the Lucknow Lok Sabha seat as a cover candidate for Bollywood actor Jaaved Jaaferi. Shastri is the party's official candidate from Allahabad. The move was part of a "well thought out...
  • Sridevi and Boney Kapoor campaign for Amar Singh in UP 09-04-2014 11:11 AM

    Bollywood actress Sridevi and her husband Bonney Kapoor on Tuesday campaigned for Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) candidate Amar Singh in Fatehpur Sikri in Uttar Pradesh. Huge crowds turned up to see Sridevi, causing traffic jams on the national highway, witnesses said. Amar Singh's RLD has an alliance with the Congress....
  • Snapshot: Sridevi and Boney Kapoor campaign for Amar Singh in UP 09-04-2014 09:29 AM

    Agra: Bollywood actress Sridevi and her husband Bonney Kapoor on Tuesday campaigned for Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) candidate Amar Singh in Fatehpur Sikri in Uttar Pradesh. Huge crowds turned up to see Sri Devi, causing traffic jams on the national highway, witnesses said. Amar Singh's RLD has an alliance with...
  • Congress has not taken any action to address farmers' suicide: Modi 07-04-2014 06:47 PM

    BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi accused the Congress of doing scarce little for farmers who are committing suicide. Addressing a rally in Jayal, Rajasthan Modi said, "Congress has not taken any action to address farmer suicide." ...
  • MPs Rating: Former Jharkhand CM Marandi scores below average 07-04-2014 04:03 PM

    New Delhi: Former Jharkhand Chief Minister and Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) Party chief Babu Lal Marandi is a four time MP from Kodarma. marandi has scored 4.88 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. On the parameters of accessibility...
  • Court annuls non-bailable warrant against BJP MLA Bhim Lal Arya 05-04-2014 09:11 PM

    A local court on Saturday annulled a non-bailable warrant issued against four persons including BJP MLA Bhim Lal Arya in connection with a case related to the violation of Model Code of Conduct during 2012 Assembly polls. Judicial Magistrate Rajni Shukla annulled the NBW against the MLA and three others...
  • Modi hell bent on building 'Hindu Rashtra': JKPCC President 05-04-2014 08:50 PM

    Alleging that BJP leader Narendra Modi was hell bent on building a "Hindu Rashtra", Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee on Saturday said the secular India would defeat him in his design. "There is no doubt that Modi is hell bent on building a Hindu Rashtra. The secular India would...
  • Kuldeep Bishnoi scores below average on MPs performance card 02-04-2014 09:42 AM

    New Delhi: Son of two times Haryana Chief Minister Bhajan Lal, Kuldeep Bishnoi scored below average on the MPs performance card. Haryana Janhit Congress MP from Hisar, Kuldeep scored 5.14 for accessibility and 4.3 for trustworthiness on a scale of 10. He has been rated 4.89 on provision of law...
  • Lal Muni Chaubey withdraws nomination from Buxar after Modi phones him 29-03-2014 06:22 PM

    A day after BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi assured him rehabilitation, veteran BJP leader Lal Muni Chaubey on Saturday withdrew his nomination papers as an Independent candidate from Buxar Lok Sabha seat. Accompanied by Buxar's official BJP candidate Ashwani Kumar Chaube and others, Lal Muni Chaubey flew by a...
  • Murli Manohar Joshi starts campaigning in Kanpur 29-03-2014 03:18 PM

    Senior BJP candidate Murli Manohar Joshi has geared up canvassing for the upcoming polls in his turf - the Kanpur Lok Sabha seat after remaining absent for long time. Joshi, who is all set to take on Union Coal Minister and sitting Congress MP Sri Prakash Jaiswal from Kanpur constituency,...
  • Narendra Modi convinces Lal Muni Choubey not to contest as Independent 28-03-2014 08:47 PM

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday phoned party leader and four-time Bihar MP Lal Muni Choubey and convinced him not to contest the Lok Sabha polls as an Independent candidate. "In view of Modi's request, I have decided I will not contest as an Independent candidate from Buxar,"...
  • Relief for BJP in Bihar, Lal Muni Chaubey withdraws candidature 28-03-2014 05:41 PM

    Patna: Senior Bihar Bharatiya Janata Party leader, Lal Muni Chaubey, who won from Buxar Lok Sabha seat from 1996 to 2004, has withdrawn his nomination as an Independent candidate from the constituency after party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi repeatedly called him and asked him not to do so. Chaubey,...
  • Narendra Modi fear leads to exodus of BJP leaders, says Lalu Prasad 27-03-2014 03:35 PM

    Taking potshots at the internal strife in the BJP, RJD President Lalu Prasad on Thursday said, "frightened" by its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, there is a stampede-like situation among them to leave the party. "Modi has frightened senior leaders of his party so much that there is stampede like...
  • Bihar: 4-time BJP MP LM Chaubey files nomination as an Independent 26-03-2014 09:08 PM

    New Delhi: Rebel Bharatiya Janata Party leader Lal Muni Chaubey, a four-time Lok Sabha MP who has been denied a ticket this time, filed his nomination on Wednesday as an Independent from the Buxar seat in Bihar despite Narendra Modi trying to persuade him from not doing so. Chaubey is...
  • Narendra Modi fails to dissuade BJP leader Lal Muni Choubey from going solo 26-03-2014 12:54 PM

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi failed to persuade senior party leader and four-time Bihar MP Lal Muni Choubey against quitting the party and contest as an independent from the Buxar parliamentary constituency. "Modi had personally telephoned Choubey late on Tuesday night and tried to convince him not to contest...
  • Wary of Lal Muni Chaubey's influence, Bihar BJP tries to mollify the rebel leader 25-03-2014 11:18 PM

    New Delhi: Aware of the fact that one of its prominent Brahmin face Lal Muni Chaubey, a four-time Lok Sabha MP from Buxar who has been denied a ticket this time, can severely dent its prospects in many seats of Bihar and even in eastern Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata...
  • Senior Bihar BJP leader rebels, to contest as Independent 25-03-2014 08:47 AM

    Patna: One more senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and four-time MP from Bihar, Lal Muni Chaubey, has also raised the banner of revolt against the party leadership and even called party President Rajnath Singh "a leader of slaves" who has sidelined genuine supporters. Chaubey, who was denied the ticket from...
  • BJP leader Lal Muni Chaubey may fight as Independent 23-03-2014 06:42 PM

    Hurt over denial of Lok Sabha ticket, senior BJP leader and four-time MP Lal Muni Chaubey on Sunday expressed his desire to quit the party and may contest as an Independent candidate from Buxar. "I will announce my decision tomorrow. I am hurt over the way our top leaders have...
  • LS polls: Sonia Gandhi to file nomination on April 2 20-03-2014 11:42 PM

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi will file her nomination papers for the Rae Bareli Lok Sabha seat on April 2. Gandhi will file her papers here on April 2, her representative Kishori Lal Sharma said here today. She will seek re-election from the seat on the issue of development, Sharma said,...
  • Congress MLA Bhanwar Lal Sharma alleges ticket sale, quits party posts 11-03-2014 09:03 PM

    Accusing party leadership of selling tickets and committing irregularities in deciding candidates for upcoming Lok Sabha elections, a Congress MLA in Rajasthanquit party posts on Tuesday. Six-time MLA Bhanwar Lal Sharma quit as the member of AICC, PCC and PCC Executive and faxed his resignation to party president Sonia Gandhi...
  • Venod Sharma quits Congress, likely to join HJC 05-03-2014 06:24 PM

    New Delhi: Former Union minister and Haryana Congress leader Venod Sharma on Wednesday quit the party and is likely to join the Haryana Janhit Congress of Kuldeep Bishnoi. Sharma, who is currently an MLA from Ambala, has been a close confidant of the state Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Sources...
  • Government to accord state heritage status to ship of deserts 25-02-2014 08:17 PM

    Rajasthan government plans to accord state heritage status to the camel, even as it expressed concerns over the animal's depleting population, crucial for the desert state. Taking serious note of slaughter and smuggling of the "ship of desert", the state is also contemplating legislation to protect the animal. "Number of...
  • Mobile diagnostic lab for cattle launched in Rajasthan 24-02-2014 08:23 PM

    Rajasthan on Monday launched mobile Diagnostic Laboratories for cattle for each division of the state. Flagging off a mobile lab in Jaipur, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Minister Prabhu Lal Saini said these mobile units/vans would be deployed in Jaipur, Bharatpur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Ajmer, Kota, and Udaipur's regional health care facilities....
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    Rajeev Masand says 'Gulabi Gang' reminds the vulnerability of women in rural India . What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes...