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Voters turn away turncoats
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Several turncoats, who joined BJP and Shiv Sena in the run up to Assembly polls to improve their political fortunes, did not reap the benefits of the saffron parties' good showing in the Maharastra assembly polls. Former NCP president Babanrao Pachpute, who joined BJP on the eve of Assembly polls, was defeated in Srigonda seat of North Maharashtra where voters reposed faith in NCP nominee....
CBI registers fresh case in coal scam   19 October, 2014
The CBI on Sunday registered a fresh case against Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) and "unknown" public servants in the ongoing coal block allocation case, an official said, adding searches were conducted in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh.The case has been registered against JSPL for exceeding lease of coal mining from one of the blocks of Gare Palma IV coal block."The...
21 killed in mosque sucide attack   20 October, 2014
At least 21 people died and 25 others wounded in a suicide attack inside a Shiite mosque in western Baghdad, a police official said Sunday.The source told EFE that the victims were inside the Abbas al-Adly mosque, located in the Al Harithiya neighbourhood, when a suicide bomber detonated his explosive-laden jacket.The mosque was badly damaged by the attack.The incident comes two days after 26...
Some remarks of SC hurt govt: Javadekar   18 October, 2014
Days after the Supreme Court ticked off his ministry for sleeping like 'Kumbhakarna', Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said "off the cuff remarks" made by the Supreme Court "sometimes hurt" the government. Javadekar, who is also the minister of state for parliamentary affairs, also said it was a "bit sad" when the Supreme Court questioned the government...
Nigeria claims ceasefire deal with Boko Haram   18 October, 2014
Nigeria claimed to have reached a deal with Boko Haram militants on a ceasefire and the release of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls but doubts immediately surrounded the purported breakthrough. Chief of Defence Staff Air Marshal Alex Badeh told senior military officials from Nigeria and Cameroon meeting in Abuja that a "ceasefire agreement" had been concluded between the government...
Five get life term in Dhaula Kuan gang-rape   20 October, 2014
Pak army resort to unprovoked firing   18 October, 2014
'Critical moment' for protests after new clashes   19 October, 2014
'Resolving Kashmir issue vital for peace'   18 October, 2014
US airdrops arms, ammunition to Kurds battling IS   20 October, 2014
Congress admits people voted for 'change'   19 October, 2014
Police arrest protesters amid street clashes   18 October, 2014
Maha, Haryana Polls: Counting of votes on Sunday   18 October, 2014
India test-fires sub-sonic missile Nirbhay   17 October, 2014
26 die in Iraq triple bomb attacks   18 October, 2014
NRI jailed in US for selling fake sculptures   18 October, 2014
Pakistan army violates ceasefire   17 October, 2014
Black money info will come out but after due process: Jaitley   18 October, 2014
Modi should keep his promise: Digvijay Singh   18 October, 2014
Trinamool slams BJP's U-turn on black money   18 October, 2014
MP, wife in judicial custody till Dec 16   05 December, 2013
Tejpal to be tried in fast track court   05 December, 2013
India, China begin talks on border issues   16 October, 2014
Thailand faces grim future   05 December, 2013
China blocks BBC website   16 October, 2014
Obama reviews strategy against ISIL   18 October, 2014
BJP shouts down Owaisi as he mentions Godhra   11 June, 2014
Modi is BJP leader in both Houses   12 July, 2014
Boom and the doom   29 November, 2013
Student body demands setting up of help desk for NE people   17 October, 2014
'No one can give warning to India'   16 October, 2014
Some Cong leaders trying to sideline Gandhi family: Beni Prasad   14 July, 2014
Arvind Subramanian appointed as new CEA   16 October, 2014
NIA likely to take over probe plot to hit US, Israeli missions   11 June, 2014
Ministry to cancel allotments by outgoing UPA govt   12 June, 2014
Five new members join Security Council   17 October, 2014
Civil service aspirants protest outside Rajnath's house   12 July, 2014
Uproar in RS over journalist meeting Hafiz Saeed   14 July, 2014
Islamic State training pilots in 3 captured jets   17 October, 2014
Crusading on   29 November, 2013
India test-fires nuclear-capable cruise missile 'Nirbhay'   17 October, 2014
Senior advocate Rohatgi is new AG   12 June, 2014
Iran warns action if Pak fails to secure border   17 October, 2014
Ample time till 2019 for govt to build Ram temple: RSS   17 October, 2014
A 'half-hearted' attempt by UPA govt: BJP   03 September, 2013
Witch-hunting the Broom?   29 November, 2013
NDA Ministers to occupy new bungalows by month-end   12 July, 2014
'US focused on moving forward after Khobragade row'   17 October, 2014
Al-Qaeda, IS may join IM, LeT: NSG chief   16 October, 2014
Morsi to face trial for inciting murder   02 September, 2013
Corporates financed campaign to install Modi govt: CPI   23 June, 2014
ISRO launches IRNSS 1C navigation satellite   16 October, 2014
Hindi issue: Congress advises caution   20 June, 2014
India must not complicate border situation: China   16 October, 2014
Israeli bombing of Gaza continues as toll touches 121   12 July, 2014
Still a mystery   30 November, 2013
China anxious about border road plan   15 October, 2014
Pressure for ceasefire as attacks continue   14 July, 2014
Will not bow under world pressure: Netanyahu   12 July, 2014
Union minister asked to appear before court   13 June, 2014
UN team to submit Syrian chemical samples   02 September, 2013
TMC denies charges of collusion with BJP   12 June, 2014
Uproar over journalist meeting Hafiz Saeed   14 July, 2014
LoP an "essential" institution: Pawar   12 July, 2014
'CBI chief's meetings with accused improper'   16 October, 2014
South Africans wake up to life without Madiba   06 December, 2013
Extradited PIO gets life in prison   11 July, 2014
India condemns terror attack on Karachi airport   09 June, 2014
India set to launch navigation satellite   15 October, 2014
Modi accepts invitation to meet Obama   12 July, 2014
Anti-smoking disclaimers to be replaced   02 September, 2013
'Don't try matching China in each field, work on assets'   06 December, 2013
Thousands flee after Israeli warning   14 July, 2014
Immediate, free treatment for acid attack, rape victims   23 January, 2014
2014 to end on launch high for ISRO   16 October, 2014
Sunrise on Raisina   29 November, 2013
It was consensual, insist Tejpal   05 December, 2013
Nod to TRAI amendment bill, clears way for Misra's appointment   14 July, 2014
Names of five new governors finalised   14 July, 2014
India recovers 228 mn euros from Finmeccanica deal   11 June, 2014
US still most important ally: India   22 January, 2014
Canada offers to partner India in 'housing for all'   15 October, 2014
Passengers' families get $50,000 in first payouts   12 June, 2014
DRDO promises missile-import free India by 2022   14 October, 2014
SC guidelines on mercy pleas   21 January, 2014
Palestinian death toll crosses 100   12 July, 2014
Mandela's death a week after release of film on his life   06 December, 2013
Economic situation cannot be attributed to the bill   30 August, 2013
Court directs CBI to further probe the matter   15 October, 2014
China for new security concept to improve ties   11 June, 2014
BJP speaking Cong's language after coming to power: Shukla   12 July, 2014
Budget favours corporates: Environmentalists   12 July, 2014
Farooq kicks up row, then apologises   06 December, 2013
DRDO developing chilli-spray for women   07 August, 2013
India offers $4 mn for Gaza reconstruction   13 October, 2014
Modi joins football lovers, hopes sport becomes a 'bridge'   12 June, 2014
Pak violates ceasefire, Indian troops retaliate   12 July, 2014
On a saffron trail   03 August, 2013
Host of issues stall proceedings   12 August, 2013
BJP condemns Jaitley's detention   12 August, 2013
De Niro yet to respond in Tehelka case   20 January, 2014
Delhi Police asks law intern to file complaint   06 December, 2013
Prime Minister to leave for Brazil tomorrow   12 July, 2014
China takes Vietnam over South China Sea to UN   10 June, 2014
Monsoon rains weak after late arrival   12 June, 2014
Gopal named RSS coordinator for BJP   13 October, 2014
Wayward daredevils   03 August, 2013
India needs the Right to Health   21 September, 2013
Palau govt to issue coins dedicated to Tirupati Balaji   20 January, 2014
Pakistan violates ceasefire again   15 October, 2014
Modi calls for homogenous society to ensure equality   08 September, 2014
Grand old lady of Bollywood Zohra Sehgal dies at 102   11 July, 2014
Sri Lankan nationalists protest against India   10 June, 2014
118 local bodies of 5 states to meet for cleaning plan   15 October, 2014
PM asks officials to clear clutter, they are loving it   12 June, 2014
Months after Prez assent, govt takes no action   06 December, 2013
Terrorists will not succeed in their designs: PM   25 June, 2013
Winning tribals   15 June, 2013
A living experiment   15 June, 2013
Heavy firing again by Pak troops   12 August, 2013
Uproar over petrol, diesel price hike   02 September, 2013
Obtaining Aadhar card not mandatory   23 September, 2013
Modi is 'leader of the people' unlike Rahul: BJP   05 December, 2013
PoK suspend cross-LoC bus service   20 January, 2014
Dealing with the Dragon   06 September, 2014
Gadkari opposes plan to impose anti-dumping duty   11 June, 2014
Palestinian death toll rises as Israel escalates attacks   11 July, 2014
Attacks will not deter peace efforts: PM   24 June, 2013
Together to win   15 June, 2013
Infiltration bid foiled, five ultras killed   31 August, 2013
We are not cheerleaders in Parl: Rajnath   23 September, 2013
Nelson Mandela dies   06 December, 2013
A recipe for disaster: Modi to PM   05 December, 2013
Can benefit only the rich: Opposition   10 July, 2014
'Indian workers will not be affected by new bill'   23 January, 2014
Min, states avoid CBI queries   24 June, 2013
Govt makes amends, blames Pak army   08 August, 2013
FB, other banned sites to open in free trade zone   24 September, 2013
BJP will not oppose bill in Parliament   12 August, 2013
Omar challenges Modi to debate 'anytime, anywhere'   05 December, 2013
Media covering only Modi's rallies: Cong   02 December, 2013
SC asks CBI director to reply on averments against him   08 September, 2014
Airport attack signals tactical shift by Taliban   12 June, 2014
Envoy does U-turn on Dawood Ibrahim   10 August, 2013
Hang perpetrators of church attack: Geelani   23 September, 2013
73 killed, 73,000 stranded   18 June, 2013
Cipher cipher seven   15 June, 2013
External is internal   03 August, 2013
Gujral, my colleague, successor   08 December, 2012
Govt pitches for Communal Violence Bill   05 December, 2013
Operators deny financial irregularities   12 June, 2014
Ceasefire in east Ukraine frays   08 September, 2014
Threats from communal forces must be dealt firmly: PM   23 September, 2013
Rahul Gandhi to visit Uttarakhand   24 June, 2013
Sai disguised as a Sikh man to evade arrest   04 December, 2013
Goa Police submit status report to Centre   04 December, 2013
NC warns against dropping special status to J&K   05 December, 2013
10-yr-old boy graduates high school in US   12 June, 2014
Respond to allegations: SC to CBI chief   08 September, 2014
PM ready for Rahul stepping into his shoes   17 June, 2013
Death toll from church attack touches 81   23 September, 2013
GoM on Telangana to meet again   03 December, 2013
Jagan meets Jaya, Karuna on bifurcation of AP   04 December, 2013
Asaram's son arrested from Delhi-Haryana border   04 December, 2013
Diplomatic row flares between Israel, New Zealand   08 September, 2014
Cong hits back at Govt on 'economy in tatters' remark   11 June, 2014
Afghan-Taliban to hold peace talks   18 June, 2013
India's concerns will not be overlooked   24 June, 2013
Royal challenge   03 August, 2013
Claim to shame   21 September, 2013
Programmes will be reviewed: Obama   10 August, 2013
Mars orbiter leaves Earth's sphere of influence   04 December, 2013
Falling debris Moon rover damages houses   04 December, 2013
Kashmir can trigger another war: Sharif   04 December, 2013
Centre will work with states, no 'big brother' attitude: PM   11 June, 2014
Hundreds mourn murdered US scribe   06 September, 2014
Cong attacks Modi for not attending NIC meet   23 September, 2013
Security tightened in Srinagar   25 June, 2013
NATO forces to withdraw in 18 months   18 June, 2013
Saudi women in new drive to get behind the wheel   04 December, 2013
EC proposal under govt consideration: Sibal   07 August, 2013
Online RTI facilty extended to Prez Secretariat, MEA   17 June, 2013
Musharraf to face trial for treason   24 June, 2013
Rahul to take up Kasturirangan report   03 December, 2013
'Cong framing Gen Singh for political gain'   21 September, 2013
Rajapaksa orders release of 78 Indian fishermen   09 June, 2014
Pak army, ISI targeting India to hit Sharif   06 September, 2014
Death toll crosses 550: Bahuguna   22 June, 2013
Killing of soldiers a blatant act of deceit   06 August, 2013
Death toll rises to 81; Kedarnath shrine in mud   18 June, 2013
Jindal steal?   15 June, 2013
India-Pak meeting on power projects in J&K   21 September, 2013
Jaitley slams Govt on communal violence bill   03 December, 2013
Visva Bharati case: Complaints panel rubbishes allegations   06 September, 2014
India, Germany discuss partnership in skill development   08 September, 2014
Taliban gunmen attack Karachi airport academy   10 June, 2014
Advani pushes for repeal of Article 370   23 June, 2013
BJP activists stage demo in front of Antony's house   06 August, 2013
Asaram traced at his Indore ashram   31 August, 2013
Rajnath cannot visit Muzaffarnagar   21 September, 2013
Seven policemen killed in land mine blast   03 December, 2013
Pakistani Taliban claims responsibility   09 June, 2014
Antony did not give clean chit to Pak army: Cong   07 August, 2013
PM to visit Kashmir despite terror strike   24 June, 2013
Political twist in Rajya Sabha polls   17 June, 2013
Digvijay targets BJP over convoy attack   31 August, 2013
All unhygienic toilets to be demolished   20 September, 2013
BJP to oppose Communal Violence Bill   03 December, 2013
'Want to promote ties with neighbours but terror must end'   09 June, 2014
AAP video shows BJP poaching MLAs   08 September, 2014
CBI set to probe Gopinath Munde's death   10 June, 2014
Aiport attack destroys prospects of peace talks   10 June, 2014
India will not accept snooping by any country: Sibal   20 September, 2013
'Discord over PM candidate will hit poll chances'   31 August, 2013
Jaitley seeks explanation on affidavit from officials   11 June, 2014
Lokpal important to curb corruption: Prez   09 June, 2014
Number of Indian-origin candidates goes up   07 August, 2013
'Floating armouries can lead to 26/11 type attacks'   03 December, 2013
Warbling woods   15 June, 2013
No compromise made to end stand off: Army   17 June, 2013
Death toll may cross 1,000: Shinde   24 June, 2013
No justification, no impunity for rapes: UN   11 June, 2014
Inspectors find "fear and intimidation" at UK schools   09 June, 2014
Rajnath appeals Muslims to forget Gujarat riots   22 June, 2013
Antony justifies statement in RS   07 August, 2013
Govt committed to form Telangana: PM   03 December, 2013
Gunmen attack checkpost at Karachi airport   10 June, 2014
Looking forward to working with Modi: Sharif   11 June, 2014
Teenager beheads father after he rapes her   17 June, 2013
Snowden charged with espionage, theft   22 June, 2013
March 31 deadline for states to frame rules   03 December, 2013
Cong dismisses queries on Rahul's absence   22 June, 2013
'Politicians' ego root cause of corruption'   03 August, 2013
Pak calls for resumption of composite dialogue   02 December, 2013
Why is UPA govt in hurry over Food Bill, asks Mamata   22 June, 2013
Cong seeks V K Singh's resignation   10 June, 2014
Mars Orbiter crosses Moon's orbit   03 December, 2013
All Ministers to submit property details to PM   10 June, 2014
'China should engage with neighbours to allay their concerns'   09 June, 2014
Industry's fear exaggerated, overblown: Ramesh   30 August, 2013
SC dismisses Sajjan's plea to quash charges   03 December, 2013
Govt should not control media: Javadekar   09 June, 2014
BJP to raise coal scam, misuse of CBI   03 December, 2013
Modi govt has given no concrete roadmap, just 'dreams': Opp   09 June, 2014
New govt will work for development: President   09 June, 2014
BJP doing turnaround on Article 370: Tewari   02 December, 2013
Militants attack Karachi airport, 23 dead   09 June, 2014
India, China talks trade, economic potential   09 June, 2014
India to seek US help for joint mechanism   02 December, 2013
Tehelka: Holding company shows negative networth   02 December, 2013
Communal violence bill may come up in winter session   02 December, 2013
Release of 5 men from GITMO gives Taliban an edge   07 June, 2014
Modi hits out at Delhi govt over women's security   02 December, 2013
Bill to scrap collegium system of appointing judges   29 August, 2013
No differences between me and Modi: Joshi   14 April, 2014
TMC will play a decisive role in govt formation: Minister   14 April, 2014
Survival skills   12 April, 2014
Repeater’s rap   12 April, 2014
PM had threatened to quit on nuke deal: Book   11 April, 2014
Hinduja's proposal to tackle challenges generates interest   12 April, 2014
Gujarat development model a 'toffee model': Rahul   14 April, 2014
Robotic mini-sub's search mission aborted again   16 April, 2014
Justice R.M. Lodha to be next CJ   11 April, 2014
Congress has run out of ideas to tackle Modi: Venkaiah   12 April, 2014
Kejriwal beats Modi, Rahul in TV news coverage   14 April, 2014
Timing of Baru's book critical: Prithviraj Chavan   12 April, 2014
Mulayam under fire for rape remarks   10 April, 2014
What Indian politicians drive   14 April, 2014
Gandhis insulted Ambedkar, taking credit for laws: Modi   14 April, 2014
Manmohan hobbled by Sonia: Book   12 April, 2014
Did not make personal attack on Modi: Rahul   12 April, 2014
Maiden night test of Agni conducted successfully   12 April, 2014
Election: Keeping India together   11 April, 2014
G20 gives US year-end deadline for IMF reforms   12 April, 2014
S.Korea, US launch largest-ever air drill   11 April, 2014
BJP sacks Jaswant's son from national executive   10 April, 2014
Kejriwal to meet community leaders in Varanasi   12 April, 2014
Mulayam appeals to Muslims to vote unitedly for SP   10 April, 2014
Cong, BJP ask Mulayam to apologise immediately   11 April, 2014
Rahul's ego is on cloud nine: Modi   12 April, 2014
The AAP is not even a page three party   05 April, 2014
Manmohan didn't put wife's name in RS affidavit: BJP   12 April, 2014
Modi's marriage was a 'social formality': brother   10 April, 2014
Once in power, BJP may scrap reservation: Mayawati   12 April, 2014
Congress' taunt and brothers' defence   10 April, 2014
'Cong worked overtime to send me behind bars'   12 April, 2014
Co-pilot made mid-air phone call: Report   12 April, 2014
Rahul rakes up Modi marriage issue to attack him   11 April, 2014
Mounting trouble   05 April, 2014
Bucking the trend   07 April, 2014
India doesn't need a 'deaf-dumb' govt: Modi   10 April, 2014
China explores regional security framework   10 April, 2014
Crocodile found wandering around mall   11 April, 2014
Modi ready for probe into charges   11 April, 2014
Clamour for glamour   07 April, 2014
EC cracks whip on Amit Shah, Azam Khan   11 April, 2014
IAF Chief visits air base along China border   09 April, 2014
Russia says ready to work with IMF, EU   11 April, 2014
Dalits can wait   05 April, 2014
Mulayam for change in rape law, says boys make 'mistakes'   10 April, 2014
High turnout in 91 seats; Chandigarh tops with 74 per cent   10 April, 2014
US issues global advisory for its citizens   11 April, 2014
BJP demands strict action against Cong, SP from EC   09 April, 2014
BJP copied Congress' election manifesto: Rahul   10 April, 2014
Kejriwal visits house of autorickshaw driver who slapped him   09 April, 2014
Mamata is playing vote bank politics: Modi   10 April, 2014
LS poll cost 80 times up since 1952   08 April, 2014
Israeli embassy sending home diplomats who assaulted official   08 April, 2014
People are my teachers, I am learning from them: Rahul   09 April, 2014
BJP's "poisonous thoughts" reflect majoritarian politics: PC   08 April, 2014
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