New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Accusing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government of being 'obsessed with its vision of becoming a strategic partner of the US', Communist leader Prakash Karat Friday warned that ignoring people's issues would benefit "rightwing forces" in electoral politics.
Friday, June 27, 2008 2:17:31 PM
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Communist leader Prakash Karat Friday accused Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government of being 'obsessed with its vision of becoming a strategic partner of the US' and ignoring serious issues like inflation.
Friday, June 27, 2008 2:14:50 PM
Darjeeling (West Bengal), June 27 (IANS) As the Darjeeling hills throb with the demand for statehood, many prominent Gorkhas feel this time the movement is truly democratic and mass-based unlike the violent campaign led by Subhash Ghising in the 1980s.
Friday, June 27, 2008 11:06:39 AM
Srinagar, June 26 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra Thursday advocated a conciliatory approach in tackling issues of public importance and expressed sorrow over the lives lost in the last few days during protests over land allotment to Amarnath shrine authorities.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 11:47:47 PM
Patna, June 26 (IANS) At last, Railway Minister Lalu Prasad's ancestral village in Bihar is connected with that of his wife and former chief minister Rabri Devi by a railway link.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 11:29:55 PM
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) A day ahead of bi-partite talks with the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha, the West Bengal government Thursday said it was willing to discuss all issues with the GJM except the creation of a separate Gorkhaland state.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 11:08:49 PM
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) The women's reservation bill is likely to be passed in the coming monsoon session of parliament, E.M. Sudarsana Natchiappan, chairman of a parliamentary standing committee, said here Thursday.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 10:55:31 PM
Srinagar, June 26 (IANS) At least 50 people, including 12 security personnel, were injured Thursday in violent protests across Kashmir against land allotment to Amarnath shrine authorities, paralyzing life in the Valley.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 10:54:45 PM
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Indians have taken their freedom for granted, Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari lamented Thursday, calling for efforts to ensure that the sacrifices of those who had fought for the country's independence were remembered by successive generations.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 10:39:22 PM
Chamalyal (Jammu and Kashmir), June 26 (IANS) Several thousand Hindus and Muslims Thursday took part in an annual festival in this Jammu and Kashmir village touching the India-Pakistan border in memory of a hermit who devoted his life to preach peace and love more three centuries ago.
Thursday, June 26, 2008 10:12:23 PM
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