New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India's ruling Congress party Thursday dismissed allegations of deceit over the India-US nuclear deal as the Left kept up its strident attack and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to immediately prove his parliamentary majority.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 7:35:48 PM
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The government Thursday expressed the confidence that it has the numbers to prove its majority in parliament and reiterated it will face a floor test before finalising the India-specific safeguard agreement with the IAEA.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 7:18:13 PM
Ranchi, July 10 (IANS) The dawn-to-dusk state wide shutdown by the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to protest Janata Dal-United (JD-U) lawmaker Ramesh Singh Munda's killing by suspected Maoist guerrillas evoked mix response in the state Thursday.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 7:17:27 PM
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Excerpts from the exchange of documents on the India-US nuclear deal by the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and the Left, as released by the Left parties:
Thursday, July 10, 2008 6:53:06 PM
Chennai, July 10 (IANS) Kaduvetti Guru, a prominent leader of the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK), was detained Thursday under the National Security Act, a police official here said.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 6:52:45 PM
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Leader of Opposition L.K. Advani Thursday accused the government of trying to foist the India-US nuclear deal on the country and asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to immediately seek a trust vote to prove his majority in parliament.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 6:29:48 PM
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) A senior Congress minister in the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) cabinet sounded cautious about the government's show of strength in parliament. 'I think we will make it with a narrow majority,' the minister said.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 6:29:00 PM
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Communist Party of India (CPI) general secretary A.B. Bardhan was having his Spartan lunch in the party office canteen and sharing nuggets of the press conference he addressed Thursday with Prakash Karat, with his comrades.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 6:28:27 PM
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Business was brisk at the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) headquarters here Thursday with journalists scrambling to buy a copy of the 203-page book brought out by the four Left parties on their stance on the controversial India-US nuclear deal.
Thursday, July 10, 2008 6:27:58 PM
Bangalore, July 10 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Thursday expanded his ministry inducting three people who recently joined the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party from the Congress and the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S).
Thursday, July 10, 2008 6:03:30 PM
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