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Azad reviews Congress' poll debacle in Orissa
Bhubaneswar, June 17 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad Wednesday held discussions with party leaders in Orissa to assess the party's debacle in the assembly and Lok Sabha elections in the state.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 10:02:24 PM

Manmohan open to talks with all Kashmiri groups
On Board Air India One, June 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday offered to hold talks with all Kashmiri groups, including the separatist Hurriyat Conference, for peace and development in the state, even as he underlined 'zero tolerance' of rights violations days after the alleged rape and murder of two women in the state.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 9:43:07 PM

Suspension of controversial Himachal bureaucrat revoked
Shimla, June 17 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government Wednesday revoked the suspension of senior bureaucrat Subhash Ahluwalia, an accused in a disproportionate assets case, an official here said.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 9:21:24 PM

Maoists using women, children as human shields: West Bengal
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) The West Bengal government Wednesday warned Maoist rebels not to use innocent villagers, especially women and children, of trouble-torn Lalgarh as human shields to ward off any move by the administration to flush out the rebels.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 9:21:14 PM

Congress asks Mayawati to apologise for remarks on Gandhi
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday demanded an apology from Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati for making 'derogratory' remarks that Mahatma was a 'natakbaaz' (a fake).

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 9:09:59 PM

Manmohan assures effective action against Maoist violence
On Board Air India One, June 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said his government has plans to take 'effective action' against violence propagated by radical leftwing militants.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 8:42:42 PM

West Bengal police in dilemma after poll results: minister
Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) A top leader of West Bengal's Left Front (LF) government Wednesday said a section of the police was in dilemma after the ruling combine's Lok Sabha debacle as they feel a 'new force' is emerging in the state.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 8:17:42 PM

100 Congress workers held during protest against Mayawati
Lucknow, June 17 (IANS) Police here Wednesday resorted to baton charge and detained over 100 Congress party workers who were protesting against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's alleged derogatory remarks against Mahatma Gandhi.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 8:13:30 PM

MCD wants to take charge of Delhi water supply, sanitation
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Rebutting Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit's call last week for bringing the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) under its control, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led civic agency's standing committee Wednesday said the state government was incapable of handling its water and sanitation departments.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 8:03:21 PM

Bengal violence due to subversion of democracy by CPI-M: Congress
New Delihi, June 17 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday said the Maoist violence in West Bengal is condemnable but is the result of prolonged 'misgovernance and subversion of democracy' in the state by the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M).

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 7:53:02 PM

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