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When and how of caste census not decided: Pranab
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday said the cabinet would soon take a decision on when and how to conduct the caste-based census, after opposition members created an uproar in the Lok Sabha over the issue.

Thursday, August 12, 2010 12:44:09 PM

Uproar in Lok Sabha over caste-based census
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Lok Sabha was Thursday adjourned till noon after opposition members created an uproar over caste enumeration expected to be done at the biometric phase of Census 2011, saying it was a time-buying tactic.

Thursday, August 12, 2010 12:14:28 PM

Lok Sabha adjourned over caste-based census
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Lok Sabha was Thursday adjourned till noon over protests against the government's approval to caste enumeration in the census only at the biometric stage.

Thursday, August 12, 2010 11:48:35 AM

CID probe ordered into Mamata convoy mishap
Kolkata, Aug 11 (IANS) The West Bengal government Wednesday ordered a probe by the state police's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) into how a truck strayed into Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee's convoy Monday and hit one of the cars.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 10:06:31 PM

GoM favours caste census
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The Group of Ministers (GoM) on caste-based census headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday decided in favour of caste enumeration, official sources said.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 9:49:39 PM

Don't run after votes, win people's confidence: Varun Gandhi
Lucknow, Aug 11 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national secretary Varun Gandhi Wednesday called upon the party workers to set a target of winning over the confidence of people rather than making attempts to solicit their votes.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 9:05:44 PM

Top BJP leaders meet Pranab over nuclear liability bill
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday met senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Wednesday in a bid to break the deadlock over the civil nuclear liability bill, but a consensus remained elusive.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 8:53:37 PM

Narasimha Rao had key role in Ayodhya temple construction: Singhal
Hyderabad, Aug 11 (IANS) Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) international president Ashok Singhal Wednesday praised former prime minister P.V. Narasimha Rao for his role in the construction of a makeshift Ram temple at the site of the demolished Babri Masjid in Ayodhya.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 8:53:27 PM

Arjun Singh gives Rajiv Gandhi clean chit on Bhopal
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Breaking his silence over the Bhopal gas tragedy, senior Congress leader and then Madhya Pradesh chief minister Arjun Singh Wednesday refuted all charges that the then Congress governments in Madhya Pradesh and at the centre tried to protect Union Carbide Chief Warren Anderson.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 8:33:54 PM

Up to Andhra to order probe Azad's death: Chidambaram
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said he was ready to provide all resources for an inquiry into the July 2 killing of Maoist spokesperson Cherukuri Rajkumar alias Azad in Andhra Pradesh, but clarified that it was up to the state government to do so.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 7:15:49 PM

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