New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sunday vowed to pursue its campaign against a shipping canal despite realizing that a man who fed it stories of the project's potential damage to a Hindu symbol was a fraud.
Sunday, June 17, 2007 3:50:09 PM
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The Indian government has initiated steps to change the anti-corruption law to formally empower the presiding officers of parliament and state assemblies to grant sanction to prosecute MPs and MLAs for graft.
Sunday, June 17, 2007 2:12:04 PM
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Displacement of people from land sought for special economic zones (SEZs) will be purely voluntary and no forcible land acquisition will be made, Rural Development Minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh has assured.
Sunday, June 17, 2007 10:59:45 AM
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) As he prepares to vacate Rashtrapati Bhavan next month, President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will leave behind his distinctive stamp in the way he has brought in innovations and changed the style of functioning of the presidential palace - something which none of his predecessors had done.
Sunday, June 17, 2007 10:59:07 AM
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) The AIADMK will not support Pratibha Patil, the Congress nominee for the presidential election, party chief J. Jayalalitha said Saturday.
Saturday, June 16, 2007 10:37:55 PM
Patiala (Punjab), June 16 (IANS) Bharat Inder Singh Chahal, the media adviser to former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh, was Saturday remanded to 14 days in judicial custody.
Saturday, June 16, 2007 9:10:10 PM
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Asserting her own individuality, United Progressive Alliance (UPA) presidential candidate Pratibha Patil Saturday dismissed apprehensions of her becoming a mere figurehead if elected president as she kicked off her campaign in right earnest.
Saturday, June 16, 2007 8:09:54 PM
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) The Gujjars will re-launch their 'do-or-die struggle' if the Rajasthan government denies them the status of a tribe, their leader Kirori Singh Bhainsla has warned.
Saturday, June 16, 2007 5:51:17 PM
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Kicking off her presidential campaign in right earnest, ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) candidate Pratibha Patil Saturday met top leaders of the coalition, even as efforts were underway to get other parties to support her for the July 19 polls.
Saturday, June 16, 2007 5:06:29 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, June 16 (IANS) The top brass of the Communist Party of India Marxist (CPI-M) began its meeting here Saturday, the first since the suspension of Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan and state secretary Pinarayi Vijayan from the party's politburo over their public row last month.
Saturday, June 16, 2007 4:57:40 PM
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