New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) After its euphoric victory in Karnataka, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) holds its two-day national executive here Sunday with renewed optimism of winning the forthcoming assembly elections in five states and the general elections likely to be held in May next year.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 10:41:20 AM
Ever since the 123 agreement was announced, the Communist parties have been raising various issues pertaining to it that have wider consequences on India's foreign policy. Foremost among their concerns are their references to the Hyde Act that leftist leaders argue would impinge on the autonomy of India's foreign policy and make India a junior partner of the US.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 10:36:14 AM
Hyderabad, June 1 (IANS) The ruling Congress party established initial leads in two Lok Sabha constituencies and was also ahead in four assembly seats as counting of votes for by-polls to four parliamentary and 18 assembly constituencies in Andhra Pradesh began Sunday.
Sunday, June 01, 2008 9:50:31 AM
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Worried over the possible political fallout of hiking fuel prices, the ruling Congress Saturday said it would discuss the matter with its allies before the government takes any decision, even as it sought to pass on to state governments part of the blame for rising inflation.
Saturday, May 31, 2008 11:28:04 PM
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) The Congress party that leads India's ruling coalition but has recently suffered a series of electoral debacles Saturday admitted that the organisation has failed to understand ground realities and asked its members to work as a 'unified, cohesive and motivated' team ahead of the upcoming polls.
Saturday, May 31, 2008 10:13:19 PM
Jammu, May 31 (IANS) B.R. Kundal, who quit as Jammu and Kashmir's chief secretary Saturday, is likely to be inducted as a minister in the state government by Monday.
Saturday, May 31, 2008 9:32:34 PM
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Worried over unabated inflation, the ruling Congress said Saturday it would discuss the fuel price hike proposal with its allies, even as it sought to pass on to state governments part of the blame for rising prices.
Saturday, May 31, 2008 9:30:33 PM
Bangalore, May 31 (IANS) The new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka continued to face problems over cabinet composition Saturday. The 29 cabinet ministers who took oath Friday will now get their portfolios only by the end of next week.
Saturday, May 31, 2008 9:24:08 PM
Lucknow, May 31 (IANS) Janata Dal (United) president and former central minister Sharad Yadav Saturday appealed to the central and Rajasthan government to amicably resolve the issue of granting Scheduled Tribe status to the Gujjar community.
Saturday, May 31, 2008 8:15:26 PM
Hyderabad, May 31 (IANS) The stage is set for Sunday's vote count after the by-elections to four Lok Sabha and 18 assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh, an exercise viewed as a semi-final before the next year's general elections and a referendum on separate statehood to Telangana region.
Saturday, May 31, 2008 7:28:14 PM
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