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  • Court rejected bail plea of Muzaffarnagar riot accused 12-04-2014 02:49 PM

    A local court here has rejected the bail plea of an accused in a Muzaffaranagar riots case related to the killing of eight persons, including a woman, in Kutba village. Additional District Sessions Judge Jitendra Kumar on Friday rejected the bail plea of Kunwar Pal, one of the 50 accused...
  • Sayeed hit out dig at NC, Congress, says no takers of hollow slogans 08-04-2014 09:10 PM

    Jammu: PDP on Tuesday hit out at the ruling NC-Congress alliance in Jammu and Kashmir, saying there were no takers for its "hollow slogans" and stood exposed before the people in the Lok Sabha elections. Claiming "overwhelming response" for the party, its patron Mufti Mohammed Sayeed said a strong wind...
  • Muslims not mere votebank, they're our countrymen: Faridabad BJP candidate Krishan Pal Gurjar 07-04-2014 09:53 AM

    The big players in the fray in the NCR constituency of Faridabad are four-time Congress MP Avtar Singh Bhadana and first time BJP Lok Sabha candidate and former Haryana BJP chief Krishan Pal Gurjar. Also in the race for the Faridabad seat are INLD's RK Anand and Aam Aadmi Party's...
  • Bhullar case: Bitta to seek permission from Sonia for self immolation 31-03-2014 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: Upset over Supreme Court commuting the death sentence of Khalistani terrorist Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar, former Youth Congress chief MS Bitta on Monday said that he would seek permission from party president Sonia Gandhi and the court to commit self-immolation. The All-India-Anti-Terrorist Front (AIATF) chief, who was targeted...
  • SC commutes deathpenalty of Delhi blast convict Bhullar to life 31-03-2014 11:00 AM

    The Supreme Court on Monday commuted death sentence of 1993 Delhi blast convict Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar to life imprisonment. The apex court has commuted his sentence on two grounds - Bhullar was suffering mental illness and the court said that there has been inordinate delay of 8 years by...
  • Congress faces desertion ahead of Lok Sabha polls 21-03-2014 11:33 PM

    With just days ahead of Lok Sabha elections, it seems all is not well in the Congress. The party is struggling to find candidates as its trusted generals have refused to fight election. Some Congress leaders even tried to rescue themselves on grounds of ill health while others have made...
  • Congress has given a walkover to BJP: Jagdambika Pal 19-03-2014 08:40 PM

    Former Congress leader Jagdambika Pal who officially joined the BJP on Wednesday has hit out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, saying that Rahul Gandhi should have been had exhibited courage to lead the Congress. ...
  • Jagdambika Pal, comedian Raju Srivastava join BJP 19-03-2014 02:32 PM

    New Delhi: Former Congress leader Jagdambika Pal joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday. "I accept Jagdambika Pal as the member of the BJP. He will add to the strength of the party, I welcome him," BJP president Rajnath Singh said. Apart from Jagdambika, stand up comedian Raju Srivastava...
  • BJP workers protest against Jagdambika Pal getting LS ticket 18-03-2014 06:03 PM

    Amidst reports of former Congress leader Jagdambika Pal cosying up to the BJP and likely to get party ticket for Lok Sabha polls, workers of the saffron party on Tuesday protested against his possible nomination from Domariyaganj seat. BJP workers from Domariyaganj, which is Pal's Lok Sabha constituency, and its...
  • Krishan Pal Gurjar likely to be BJP's LS candidate from Faridabad 14-03-2014 09:48 PM

    Faridabad: The Bharatiya Janata Party is likely to announce its fourth list of candidates on Saturday. Sources have told IBNLive that former Haryana BJP chief Krishan Pal Gurjar will be the party's candidate from Faridabad. Gurjar is set to face four-time Congress MP Avtar Singh Bhadana in the constituency. In...
  • Congress stalwarts not keen on fighting elections: Jagdambika Pal 13-03-2014 05:10 PM

    Senior Congress leaders like P Chidambaram, Jayanthi Natarajan and Manish Tewari have refused to fight elections this time ...
  • Elections Buzz: BJP hits out at Rahul, says Indira was the real Hitler 12-03-2014 11:26 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has reacted sharply to Rahul Gandhi's remarks comparing its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler. BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said "Calling Modi Hitler is like abusing him. If anyone in this country has acted like Hitler, it was his...
  • SC dismisses Centre's review plea on mercy petitions 12-03-2014 03:01 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a review petition by the Centre which sought that the top court revisit its January order of commuting death sentences if there is a delay in deciding mercy petitions. The Supreme Court had commuted death penalties of 15 convicts to life sentences...
  • A-G seeks time in Bhullar's case, SC adjourns hearing till March 26 10-03-2014 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned the hearing on death row convict Devender Pal Singh Bhullar till March 26 as Attorney General GE Vahanvati has sought more time on grounds that the government is yet to take a decision on Bhullar's mercy plea. The Centre had earlier assured...
  • Former Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Jagdambika Pal resigns from Lok Sabha, party 07-03-2014 11:53 PM

    In a setback to the Congress, MP and former Uttar Pradesh unit chief Jagdambika Pal on Friday resigned from Lok Sabha as well as from the party, saying that the emerging leadership did not need leaders like him. "The emerging leadership probably does not need people like me. Hence I...
  • Jagdambika Pal resigns from Congress, says undecided about joining BJP 07-03-2014 01:58 PM

    New Delhi: Disgruntled Congress leader Jagdambika Pal today resigned from his party saying he did not feel needed by the party. He also said that he was undecided on joining the Congress's rival, the Bharatiya Janata Party. "I felt that the emerging leadership does not need me. So I decided...
  • 'Gulaab Gang' Tweet Review: First day, first show 07-03-2014 10:17 AM

    New Delhi: For those who grew up in the 1990s, watching a movie with arch rivals Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla would perhaps be unthinkable. Two decades later producer Anubhav Sinha has managed a casting coup of sorts by casting the reigning Divas of 90s together for a film. Inspired...
  • LS polls: BJP re-inducts two leaders who were expelled for anti-party activities 07-03-2014 09:14 AM

    Former BJP MLA Shailendra Singh Rawat and party leader Mohan Pal, who were expelled for anti-party activities during 2012 Assembly polls, on Thursday returned to the party fold. Announcing this at a press conference in Dehradun, Pradesh BJP chief Tirath Singh Rawat said their re-induction will strengthen the party ahead...
  • Delhi HC lifts stay order, allows the release of Madhuri Dixit's 'Gulaab Gang' 06-03-2014 04:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Thursday cleared the release of Hindi movie 'Gulaab Gang', reportedly based on the life of activist Sampat Pal, who formed the Gulabi Gang, a group of pink sari clad women vigilantes in Uttar Pradesh. A division bench of Acting Chief Justice B.D. Ahmed and...
  • Delhi HC to hear 'Gulaab Gang' producers' plea against stay on release 06-03-2014 01:08 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Thursday agreed to hear the appeal of 'Gulaab Gang' film producers who have challenged its order staying release of the movie which is claimed to be based on the life of activist Sampat Pal and her organisation Gulabi Gang. A bench of Acting Chief Justice...
  • Delhi HC stays nationwide release of Gulaab Gang movie 05-03-2014 06:02 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the nationwide release on Friday of Hindi film Gulaab Gang, starring Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla, on the plea of activist Sampat Pal who claimed that the film has been inspired by her group Gulaabi gang. Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva restrained the film's producers,...
  • Delhi High Court puts stay order on release of Madhuri Dixit's 'Gulaab Gang' 05-03-2014 04:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Wednesday stayed the release of forthcoming Hindi movie 'Gulaab Gang', reportedly based on the life of activist Sampat Pal, who formed Gulabi Gang, a group of pink sari clad women vigilantes in Uttar Pradesh. Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva stayed the release of the film, starring...
  • Gulaab Gang: Sampat Pal moves Delhi High Court to block the release of the film 05-03-2014 12:05 PM

    New Delhi: Activist Sampat Pal Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court for blocking the release of forthcoming Hindi movie 'Gulaab Gang', which is reportedly based on her life. Sampat Pal formed Gulabi Gang, a group of pink sari clad women vigilantes from Uttar Pradesh. The film, starring Madhuri Dixit and...
  • Leadership tussle erupts in 'Gulabi Gang' 03-03-2014 10:55 PM

    A leadership tussle erupted today in 'Gulabi Gang', an organistaion which shot into limelight for taking up the cudgels against women atrocities, with a faction claiming that Sampat Pal was no longer its head. "Suman Singh, commander of Mahoba unit has been appointed the working chief of the group", national...
  • Congress leader Jagdambika Pal rubbishes reports of him joining BJP 03-03-2014 09:48 AM

    Senior Congress leader Jagdambika Pal has rubbished teh reports of him jumping ship and joining arch rival BJP. He said that he is yet to take a decision on the same. ...
  • Jagdambika Pal 'disappointed' with Congress, may quit 27-02-2014 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress is feeling the heat. Yet another of its prime leaders has signalled he may quit. "I am disappointed with the Congress," party leader Jagdambika Pal said, adding quickly that he hadn't spoken to the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) yet. Pal reportedly met opposition leader Sushma...
  • Centre assures SC it will not execute death row convict Bhullar 26-02-2014 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: The Centre has assured the Supreme Court that death row convict Khalistan Liberation Force terrorist Devender Pal Singh Bhullar will not be executed. The assurance comes in the wake of a mercy plea filed by his wife which is still pending before the President. The government has also...
  • Sandeep Singh always ahead of Rupinder, Raghunath as penalty corner specialist: Jamie Dwyer 22-02-2014 03:43 PM

    Sandeep Singh remains India's best drag-flicker even though he is not in the national team, says Jamie Dwyer, five-time world hockey player of the year. Sandeep was last part of the Indian team in the Hockey World League Round 3 in June 2013 and has not found the faith of...
  • Three more suspected Naxal conduits arrested in Kanker, cash, ammunitions seized 16-02-2014 03:30 PM

    In its ongoing drive to tighten grip over the urban network of Maoists, the Chhattisgarh police has arrested three more alleged Naxal conduits and seized cash and ammunitions from them in Kanker district of north Bastar region. The trio, identified as Dashrath Mandavi, Rajkumar Mandavi and Laxman Mandavi, all residents...